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  1. Gen1 1.6L & 1.6L Turbo
    I have a cruze with F16D4 1.6 engine, I found an information about this engine and it says here Chevrolet F16D4 Engine 1.6L Problems, specs, reliability, oil, Aveo, Cruze says that 4. This engine doesn't have Hydraulic tappets anymore. You have to adjust the valve gaps by yourself every 60,000...
  2. Gen1 Service Issues
    Hey guys, so I recently got a 2012 1.4 LT with about 60k miles and I decided I would be proactive and do basic maintenance (since the dealership didn't). One of the planned jobs was to replace the spark plugs. I read that GM's recommended plug gap was .28 but I was surprised when I pulled the...
  3. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    So I am taking my car back to the dealership today to do some warranty body work on it. I noticed a couple days ago that along the lines where the rear bumper meets the rear quarter panel, there are a couple spots where the paint is badly chipped. This is in the seam where the two panels meet...
  4. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    2012 Eco MT Like many 1.4T owners out there, I read the posts claiming improved drivability and increased mileage using 91 octane gas instead of 87. As the weather was getting colder when I switched to 91, I didn't notice any mileage improvement but did notice an improvement in low RPM...
  5. Gen1 Service Issues
    I had a few questions about my 2013 Chevy Cruze Ls (6-speed) I have a 3MM (maybe more or less didn't get an exact measurement) gap in-between the Passenger door and the front passenger fender. I was told that this is a factory defect. It's very noticeable, especially when the light hits it. I...
  6. Gen1 Powertrain
    As promised, here is the official statement from GM. Tom Read (GM Powertrain Communications) has run this by both GM Service Engineering-the guys who engineer fixes for issues (Detroit), and GM Product Engineering-the guys who designed the motor (Germany for approval. This is about as official...
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