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  1. Gen1 Audio & Electronics
    My Cruze battery died and I had it jump started and now my radio is fuzzy.I have no audio which include signal sounds, hazard sounds and the radio. also, none of the buttons work. I've bought a new battery and had the car sitting for a bit before putting the new battery in but the problem still...
  2. Gen1 Service Issues
    2011 cruze LS 1.8L chirping! with video and repair. FIXED! I have the dreaded chirp that all the 1.4L guys are dealing with... :go: Looks like the PCV valve has failed, and air is getting sucked in around the spark plugs, causing the gaskets to fail at #2 and #3... #2 well was half full of...
  3. General Discussion
    Besides the appearance upgrades i have made to my Cruze, I currentlly have an Injen cai and a Magnaflow Cat-Back Exhaust System (part # is 15495, got it from jegs.com). So I was wondering if you guys had suggestions for what to do next. I've been looking into headers and maybe tuning would be a...
  4. Gen1 Powertrain
    Its started a couple of months ago. The best way to describe the sound is it sounds like the Jetson's car while accelerating through first gear and into second. I cannot find anywhere that someone is having the same problem. No other gears and at no other time does it make this sound. It is very...
  5. CruzeTalk New Member Introductions
    Hey all, We got this Chevy 2 weeks ago and it's been a good car. My only complaint is the power, so I was wondering what people have tried and enjoyed with their Cruzes. I've seen a lot about Tunes being great, though every instance talks about automatics. Anyone have experience with the 1.8L...
  6. Cruze Parts
    Wanting a c.a.I. or short ram any intake for my 2012 1.8 best to just email me [email protected]
  7. Gen1 1.8L
    This showed up in my you tube feed but it's in Spanish. This maybe helpful to someone doing a 1.8L timing belt. Anyone fluent in Spanish that can put together a few thoughts of what they are saying would be helpful to others. Appears to be pretty straightforward...
  8. Gen1 Service Issues
    1.8L W/Service Stabilitrak & Traction Control, Flashing CEL, rough idle, etc. Help! Got off work one day, hopped in, started my baby up, and she started all these crazy symptoms. I limped her home and parked her. Replaced the valve cover assembly and spark plugs, put her all back together...
  9. Gen1 Service Issues
    Honestly Not Looking to Rant Have taken it into the dealership already " working as designed " list of recent service timing belt (69,000 miles tensioner accessory belt valve cover all seals replace (engine oil pan , oil filter housing , torque converter , main engine rear seal, trans...
  10. Gen1 Powertrain
    Here is a company that has EPA certification on a natural gas conversion for 2014 - 2016 Cruze for the 1.8L and 1.4L. 2014 Chevy Cruze 1.8L | Crazy Diamond Performance May I remind you that these conversions are dedicated, meaning that they would remove the gasoline tank and install a natural...
  11. General Discussion
    Hi Guys, Good Day. Got a question. I've got my 2nd hand Cruze for 3 months now, it had only 9500KM on it when I brought it, now it has 13,500KM. What I've noticed is, when ever I'm driving from a complete stop, what I normally do is only disengage the clutch slowly (w/o stepping on the Gas)...
  12. Gen1 1.8L
    1.8L Turbo build Starting soon.
  13. Gen1 Service Issues
    Jumped in my Cruze to leave work the other day and as I clutched to reverse, I heard an awful metallic pop. Then I realized my clutch pedal was much softer than usual, Shifts are fine, no grinding and the pedal returns but it definitely feels soft. Brought it over to my mechanic and we got...
  14. Gen1 1.8L
    Injen SP7028BLK Anybody know what AI will fit a 2015 1.8L I looked on Injen website but that site sucks. Anybody running a CAI on a 15 yet? Thanks.
  15. Gen1 Service Issues
    To all the happy to help cruzers out there ? Took my cruze in becuase I keep getting this grind noise coming from I think the timing belt area it could be anything .. So I went ahead with the timing belt replacement job .im pretty snap when it comes to my car and noticed its leaking trans oil...
  16. Gen1 Service Issues
    Ok so i have a 2012 ls 1.8 m/t....So ive been to the dealer countless times in the past 15k miles and have had the same issue.. when the car is on it makes a loud spinning chatter from transmission area.. whn u sink the clutch pedle in the noise stops..took it to chevy, and a week later they...
  17. Cruze Parts
    I bought these planning to change out my timing belt at the 160,000km service interval on my 2011 Cruze this summer, but I traded it in before I hit that mileage. Paid $320 Plus shipping from Rock Auto Looking for $250 O.B.O if you take all of it. This is everything you need to replace the...
  18. Gen1 Service Issues
    Vehicle in question is a 2013 1.8L Cruze LS WITH 70,000 MilesThe vehicle had the stock spark plugs and they were changed toAUTOLITE XP3923(sp?) from Advance Auto Parts. Gapped to .25The car seemed fine at first, but after long periods of idling, the engine will start to hestitate and sometimes...
  19. Gen1 Service Issues
    SUBJECT: Special Coverage Adjustment – Coolant Leak / Drip on Automatic Transmission Shifter Grommet MODELS: 2011-2012 Chevrolet Cruze Equipped with 1.8L (LUW) Engine and 6-Speed Automatic Transmission (MH8) CONDITION Some 2011-2012 model year Chevrolet Cruze vehicles equipped with a 1.8L...
  20. Fuel Economy
    Hi I have a 2012 Chevy Cruze 1.8L with 94k miles and I notice at about 80k that my gas milage started taking a hit. I used to get about 24MPG in the city on 91 Shell but now I only get 21.5 or 20.. I've had my Oil changed 2k miles ago and have always put synthetic in, and always pump 91 shell...
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