Bonneville Deisel. - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


General GM Chat When starting new posts, please specify YEAR, MAKE, MODEL, ENGINE type, and whatever modifications you have made. Chat about all things GM (and related cars). Off-topic stuff should be in the Lounge, and all Model specific mechanical problems should be posted in the proper forum.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-21-2009, 01:52 PM   #1
Member
Posts like a V-Tak
Thread Starter
 
martman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Regina, Sakatchewan Canada
Posts: 40
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
martman is on a distinguished road
Talking Bonneville Deisel.

Hey it would have been nice if GM had made a Bonneville with a diesel engine, say a 3.6 liter direct injection twin turbo with a 6 speed manual.
Does anyone know if anybody has converted a fwd bonne to diesel?
Just thinking out loud.
martman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-2009, 01:53 PM   #2
Member
Posts like a V-Tak
Thread Starter
 
martman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Regina, Sakatchewan Canada
Posts: 40
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
martman is on a distinguished road
Default

I made a typo on the spelling of diesel on the post.
martman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-2009, 03:42 PM   #3
Administratus Emeritus
Certified Car Nut
 
GXP Venom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Purgatory, Pennsylvania
Posts: 16,538
Thanked 7 Times in 4 Posts
GXP Venom is on a distinguished road
Default

The 83-86 Bonnevilles could be bought with a Olds 350 Diesel engine. But not FWD. A 350 V8 would be a hard transverse fit. The The V8 NorthStar barely goes in with 282 cubes.
GXP Venom is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
A Bonneville, or not a Bonneville ? GXP4me Bonneville GXP/ Northstar Powered Cars 13 08-17-2005 01:34 AM
1996 Pontiac Bonneville Transmission in a 1995 Bonneville dumbsioux 1992-1999 7 08-12-2005 06:28 PM
Will a 96 Bonneville wheel lock key work on a 93 Bonneville? Str8pimpin 1992-1999 1 04-18-2005 09:02 AM
Michigan Bonneville convoy to bonneville fest 04 LOOK JLAudioEclipse Lounge 0 06-30-2004 01:41 AM
Bonneville Club vs. Bonneville Attitude zzzzzeke General GM Chat 12 03-01-2003 03:57 AM


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 Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:25 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.