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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-20-2012, 03:05 PM Thread Starter
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2002 Camaro Convertible Project.

Hey guys and gals. Haven't been on in a while. Been lurking every now and then. Still have my awesome Cobalt. Good news though. Just aquired an absolutely mint 2002 Camaro convertible. I got it from my sister for FREE! It has a blown motor and that's the only thing wrong with it. Otherwise, paint, body, interior is like factory. It's a V6 unfortunately, which is where I bring up my next question. Do you guys think it would be feasible to swap an LS1 in there with a 6 speed manual? I've looked it up and a lot of people say it isn't worth it. Only thing is, I got this car for free so I can basically drop at least 6K into it.
Opinons and more questions are welcome! Car has 55k on the odo.

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V6 turbo with a lot of boost would be about the same HP numbers as the ls1 could be a lot of fun but won't have the v8 sound

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