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  1. Gen1 Appearance/Body Tutorials
    This weekend, I went against my own intuition and took a spray can to my 2 week old Chevy. I wanted to turn the gold on the emblems black as well as remove the "Cruze"and "LT" lettering. I think it turned out great! First, I first took off the lettering and here's how: First, I simply...
  2. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Plasti Dipped and removed lettering on my 2015 Cruze. Included a how to and pics. This weekend, I went against my own intuition and took a spray can to my 2 week old Chevy. I wanted to turn the gold on the emblems black as well as remove the "Cruze"and "LT" lettering. I think it turned out...
  3. Gen1 Audio & Electronics
    Hello everyone! I just picked up a 2013 Chevy Cruze LTZ last night and noticed there was an option for bluetooth, but it couldn't be selected. I did a few google and youtube searches and heard of swapping out the stock module for a camaro (w/ bluetooth) module that can be picked up on amazon...
  4. General Discussion
    Hey everyone, I drive a 2011 Cruze ECO with 65k miles on it and it has been an absolute joy to drive this car. But today morning the remote won't work as the battery was completely drained. I got a jump start and the car started right away and has been perfect since then except for my...
  5. Gen1 Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I've been having a problem with the front right breaks squeaking for a few months now. I've taken the caliber and disks off the car and inspected them, looked great, in fact still looked new. I sprayed on a couple coats of that orange stuff that's supposed to stop the squeaks but it didn't work...
  6. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    LED Tail Light Install help Need Suggestions Purchased new BMW style tail lights off the internet. The inner ones are in just fine working and all. However, the wiring on the new BMW style outer lights do not match my 2012 LT. I am a bit confused because I was under the impression that these...
  7. Gen1 Powertrain
    hey i drive a chevrolet cruze with a salvage title so the warranties are no longer valid...driving a 2011 chevrolet cruze LT1 1.4L Turbo with 26k miles and im swapping out the water pump out this weekend. any help with this task or a step by step instruction would be great! i know it needs to...
  8. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    Has anyone attempted to install the eco lower shutter on thier car? i am instreted in doing this to help with fuel. but if it becomes more complicated then i will bailing on the idea.
  9. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Just did this earlier since here in Indiana it was fairly nice out. Pretty simple and basic but I had absolutely no idea how to remove the front one and the way I seen on here to remove the rear was incorrect in my case; so this is why I am posting this, for anyone else wondering. I've searched...
  10. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Hello Fellow Cruze'ers I wanted to get advice from everyone on detailing. I recently purchased a brand new 2012 Cruze in the middle of the winter. Now that the weather is nice or at least getting nice, I want to really do a great job at protecting the paint and keeping this car nice! My...
  11. Gen1 Audio/Electrical Tutorials
    this took me some time to do, the hardest part was the stripping of glue from car and bow tie. sorry for lack of photos tools: utility knife painters tape trim removal tool #7 socket goo gone rags hair dryer or heat gun( i used hair dryer) patients some way to clip into power continuity...
  12. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Who has used VHT night shade on your brake lights? I heard it is hard to use, is it?
  13. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    i am a new 1.4 turbo cruze owner, i love my car so much, its great fun to drive. I am looking to install some gauges for my turbo, i was going to add the boost gauge. My question is this. how hard or easy is it to install? i am 21 years old and i am handy with tools, but i rather not screw up...
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