Stupid 24V DOHC - Page 3 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


Lounge For casual talk about things unrelated to General Motors. In other words, off-topic stuff. And anything else that does not fit Section Description.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-22-2007, 11:01 PM   #21
BANNED
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
banned3800 is on a distinguished road
Default

All I can say is that I expected to puke a Trans before the motor.... But at 161K I puked a motor.... I have driven it like I stole it from the time I bought it almost 10 years ago... 3800 FTW...

Dodge had had a lot of issues with that 2.7... I drove a few of the intrepids with low miles on them and was amazed at how gutless they actually were... I was all too happy to jump back into my 91 LE bonneville

__________________
Best Car Insurance | Auto Protection Today | FREE Trade-In Quote
banned3800 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-22-2007, 11:34 PM   #22
Senior Member
Posts like a Supercharger
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 150
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Fast enough is on a distinguished road
Default

When you floor it in the intrepid at redline it feels like half the power of the bonny and I hate it you can floor it from a dead stop and at most get a little wheel chirp. We used to have a Taurus with the 3.8 and even that could spin the tires way into first. And then dont get me started about the headlights. They are completely foogy and look like **%$
and they arent getting replaced i could care less if the thing gets totaled. The trans also sucks so atleast you only have one problem. Stupid thing loves to have a jerk between gears. I mean i am used to the smooth trans in the bonny but! Then it refuses to shift at times like in town if in a hurry to get up to 25 it stays in first at 4000 after you stop speeding up. Then i swear people love to damage it. it has key marks down both sides from hood to trunk and dents where people shove there doors open into it. And dont get me started yet once more on the rusting hood. I better stop. My blood pressure is going through the roof and im 16.
Fast enough is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
stupid, stupid, stupid... petraman Lounge 19 01-29-2008 11:51 PM
supercharger on a Ford 5.4 24V engine update Shadow Lounge 7 07-27-2006 10:50 AM
Installing a supercharger on a Ford 5.4 24V engine Shadow Lounge 20 06-19-2006 12:58 PM
AAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHH!!!! Stupid, stupid, stupid!!! BonnieBrougham Lounge 13 04-28-2006 01:00 AM
Gm DOHC fun BonneMeMN General GM Chat 2 07-08-2003 02:45 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 04:12 AM.


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.