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Old 01-18-2012, 06:06 PM   #1
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forged internals!?

So I read that my 1997 v6 have aluminium pistons and forged connecting rods is that true?

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Re: forged internals!?

the supercoupe 3.8L (tunderbird) does, the Mustang does not.

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^^^ correct

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