Originally Posted by SSV8
Hey guys I am looking at buying a procharged 408 stroker. My question is how would I know if the motor has actually been stroked and forged? Can I take it to a shop and have them look at it? I was thinking about contacting the shop that built the motor, but the shop gets mixed reviews so I am not sure what to do.
Yes, you would have to somewhat tear it down to determine the bore and stroke. I would then want to see it myself or have someone you know and trust to verify.
I personally would pass (I don't like 408" builds. You can search for mixed reviews). Again, just my opinion, I would do a 370".