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building my first 7.3

Hello guys I have just recently aquired a forged 7.3 long block with 160k. I am wanting to build for 600- maybe 700 hp. can it be done on the rods? does ARP have rod bolts for it? What all should i look for during tare down?

thanks guys any help would be great.


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i just got the heads off, everything is looking good. no ring ridge. got it on the engine stand. going to start taking the rotating assy. out maybe tomorrow night. then its off to the machine shop to get cleaned and new plugs and cam bearings in it. what brand bearings and piston rings should i buy?

2000 F-250 crew cab

Stage 2 injectors (single shot's)

Internatonal bellowed up pipes

TS 6 position chip

Custom Tony Wildman tunes

Smith Brother's Push Rods
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