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  1. General Discussion
    Has anyone found an upgrade for the thermostat on the 1.4 ecotec 2011-2016 first gen cruzes? I'd like to replace the plastic one for a metal one. I found the upgraded metal coolant outlet for the driver side outlet so I'd like to replace both at the same time.
  2. General Discussion
    I am switching my alternator to a HO alternator, and am not sure what to do with the charge indicator control wire and the generator field duty cycle signal wires. Any help would be appreciated, also any tips that might make it go easier. A picture of the new alternator is below.
  3. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    I want to do it.......but is it worth it? See my mods below. I have the pending stuff but it’s not installed.
  4. Gen1 1.8L
    What are good engine upgrades to boost horsepower on the 1.8? I have a 2015 ls. A have put a series 10 flomaster on it and removed the resonator. I also have put a throttle response tuner on it. I've wondered about trying to self mod a turbo kit and doing a custom Dyno tune but other forum...
  5. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    Hi everyone, i'v noticed that some cruze gen2 pictures have multiple usb module. is there an option to swap our single USB/Aux module to this beaty? Thanx!
  6. Gen1 Powertrain
    I want/need to swap out my transmission for a couple reasons. First, I've completely lost the synchro in 2nd gear. Also it has that horrible whine in 5th/6th gears. Probably more importantly, I'm tired of the long gearing that comes with the MF3 (Eco 6spd) transmission. I'm autocrossing the car...
  7. Gen1 Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I have a 2014 chevy cruze ls m/t 1.8. This last winter was very rough on my suspension and I'm suspecting I'm in need of a new strut soon. I'm playing around with the idea of getting some sort of performance suspension. I looked around online and I mostly just saw lowering kits which I don't...
  8. Gen I
    Hello everyone. Have my mylink setup for sale that I bought from a user on this forum. Everything works great but will be going a different route as to my setup. Will include: -Touch screen -Silver box -Complete harness to do the conversion from non mylink to mylink For any questions leave a...
  9. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    Got a base model and the distortion has started to get to me. Want to upgrade to pioneers. Has anyone done this? I didn’t want to use an amp for the speakers so I’m wondering about sound quality on the stock HU power.
  10. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    I just bought a new car in Melbourne, Australia.....a Holden Astra Sedan MY18. It's a rebadged Chevy Cruze built in South Korea. Other then being RH drive almost everything about the car is nearly identical and certainly the closest thing I can reference when working out what I need to do for...
  11. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Went a few longer range trips and the eco cloth seats are just uncomfortably hard after awhile. I want to snag a leather power seat (not heated) for myself but before I order it, has anybody sat in both and is the leather seat more "comfy" and less hard than the cloth seats? Thanks for any...
  12. General Discussion
    Interesting. 2016-19 Chevrolet Cruze Can Upgrade To A MagnaFlow Exhaust: Video | GM Authority
  13. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    Decided I couldnt live with the factory audio. Nothing crazy, budget Sq-ish build. Here is the sub enclosure I just finished up. Next up, mids, tweets and dsp
  14. Gen1 Powertrain
    I see an option for an ignition coil upgrade and some have ventured a DIY. Can someone explain how one would assess for an ignition upgrade? How does one monitor for coil drop of under load?
  15. General Discussion
    Hey guys. I have a 2018 Hatchback premier with the 7" MyLink. Is it possible to upgrade to the 8" MyLink? I hate moonroofs so that's why I didn't get it to begin with. Lol. Would it be plug and play or would it need to be programmed? Any help to get me going in the right direction would be truly...
  16. Cruze Owner Projects
    Hi all, Has anyone ever taken on the task of doing a turbo upgrade for their 2.0 turbo diesel? I have seen some tuners available for the chevy cruze diesel, but I am not sure if there is a tuner available that would work on the car if I were to do a turbo swap. I understand that there aren't...
  17. Cruze Owner Projects
    My battery is about 4 years old so I decided to replace it. This time, I went with a LiFePO4 battery. It only weighs ~4.5 pounds and should last ten years. I think this is a no-brainer upgrade for anybody who wants a lighter car or just wants a battery that will last forever. Here's a link to...
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