Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Diesel > 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel SPONSORED BY:

Welcome to Ford-Trucks Forums!
Welcome to Ford-Trucks.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the Ford-Trucks Forums community today!





 
Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 10-29-2011, 08:21 PM
diesel&coffee diesel&coffee is offline
Junior User
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 67
diesel&coffee is starting off with a positive reputation.
Connecting rods on these OBS trucks Forged?? or PMR

Just wondering as I was reading about some the newer trucks..
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-29-2011, 08:29 PM
bad12jr's Avatar
bad12jr bad12jr is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Maysville, Kentucky
Posts: 2,347
bad12jr is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.bad12jr is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
All obs trucks from the factory are forged.
__________________
Jeffrey
2002 F250 Sport 7.3 Stroke BTS Auto, Adrenaline HPOP, 160cc Singles, RR Fuel, Banks IC, Van charger w/ATS housing, Studs, Crower rods, Gearhead Tunes
1996 F250 7.3 Stroker 5spd Cobalt Pyro and Boost, Gearhead Tunes, 6637, 3" dp to 5" tailpipe, SD electric fuel, SD AD's, T500 HPOP, DIY Coolant Bypass Filter, 3'' plenums, Intercooler waiting for some tubes & time, Valair Kevlar/Ceramic Single Disk.
2008 Escape XLS 4wd 2.3 4cyl. WIFES
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-29-2011, 09:06 PM
arkredneck's Avatar
arkredneck arkredneck is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Cato Arkansas
Posts: 1,352
arkredneck is starting off with a positive reputation.
I've heard forged mid 99 pmr started I think
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-30-2011, 07:57 AM
427 fordman's Avatar
427 fordman 427 fordman is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Plankinton, SD
Posts: 8,975
427 fordman has a great reputation on FTE.427 fordman has a great reputation on FTE.427 fordman has a great reputation on FTE.427 fordman has a great reputation on FTE.
Actually pmr started in mid 00 or 01, can't remember for sure but its one of the two.
__________________
Darin 99 ranger 76F250 66 fairlane
"TheBeast"1997F2504x4dually4.10's,160k,140VIDM,HPX ,4-5"dp, S366 turbo w/wicked wheel, 6637, elec. fuel,rosewood stage ones,php hydra,arp studs, comp springs, smith brothers push rods, honeybadgerjr hpop,riffraff res,melling lpop,180 tstat,6.0 fan and IC,trucool,coolant filter,scan gauge,lots of other gauges,racer x valve body and billet converter, upgraded trans, F550 leaf springs,SD dual tensioner upgrade, cold ac mod
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 10-30-2011, 09:40 AM
arkredneck's Avatar
arkredneck arkredneck is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Cato Arkansas
Posts: 1,352
arkredneck is starting off with a positive reputation.
Every time I've thought about buying a sd I remembered the pmr rods and backed out
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 10-30-2011, 09:45 AM
bad12jr's Avatar
bad12jr bad12jr is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Maysville, Kentucky
Posts: 2,347
bad12jr is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.bad12jr is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
I have a whole set of them sitting here. They are holding better then they used to. But I agree I'm sticking with forged.
__________________
Jeffrey
2002 F250 Sport 7.3 Stroke BTS Auto, Adrenaline HPOP, 160cc Singles, RR Fuel, Banks IC, Van charger w/ATS housing, Studs, Crower rods, Gearhead Tunes
1996 F250 7.3 Stroker 5spd Cobalt Pyro and Boost, Gearhead Tunes, 6637, 3" dp to 5" tailpipe, SD electric fuel, SD AD's, T500 HPOP, DIY Coolant Bypass Filter, 3'' plenums, Intercooler waiting for some tubes & time, Valair Kevlar/Ceramic Single Disk.
2008 Escape XLS 4wd 2.3 4cyl. WIFES
Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2011, 09:45 AM
 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Truck is gone! Fastolds Ford Truck Parts for Sale 0 11-25-2012 03:10 PM
Panel truck taillights wosborn 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 13 03-29-2006 03:40 AM
Value of truck chado Ontario Chapter 4 01-15-2003 08:48 AM
1948 Truck Radio Earl 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 1 05-31-2002 10:13 AM
raising my truck... dslman 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 3 08-05-2001 12:46 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Diesel > 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel

Tags
460, 73, 73l, connecting, duty, electric, ford, forged, fuel, obs, pmr, rod, rods, super, t5oo, truck, vin

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:43 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup