: How Strong is the Northstar Bottom End?

08-20-03, 04:21 PM
Just curious, does the Northstar use forged components for the crank, rods, and pistons or are they cast?

08-21-03, 12:01 AM
Dont quote me, but I believe theyre all forged.....

09-09-03, 07:29 PM
rods are cast with a wrist pin bushinglow 90s. the newer engines are press fit. crank is cast pistons are forgedlow 90s