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Like most on here I think the diesel Cruze needs more attention called to the fact that it has a special power source. I have seen the Holden diesel Cruze emblems mentioned here but I just can't bring myself to spend that much money on them with shipping. I did some searching on ebay and found these;
Turbodiesel Turbo Diesel 3D Chrome Car Badge Decal Emblem Trunk Side Logo Insign | eBay

The price is right and the font is similar to the "Cruze" emblem and it's all in capitols. It is all individual letters. It might be a bit too long to use the entire "turbo diesel" emblem, but one could just use the T and the D to make TD and it would look similar to the LTZ and other sub-model emblems used on the Cruze. One could also just use the "diesel" part. I have one ordered and I'll see what it looks like when it comes. I'm thinking I should have ordered two. I think one would look good on the engine cover too. I was really disapointed that it doesn't even let you know for sure it is a diesel. I think GM's marketing is really asleep at the wheel on this diesel thing. I guess they are playing the cards close to the vest in case it flops (which I don't think it will).
 

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Do you like this engine cover? I don't think it will fit the Chevy as the engine is from Korea.
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I had seen your pics in previous posts. I do like that much better than the US version. The first time I saw one in person with the hood open I couldn't believe it only said Ecotec (which my 6 year old Pontiac G6 has). I thought maybe it was a preproduction model or something. All the diesel pickups have huge emblems all over them to make sure you know from every angle that it's a diesel. Why are they making this so subdued?
 

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I too want to raise awareness of diesel vehicles. Most people don't even know Chevy offers the diesel Cruze or have any idea of the fuel mileage capability. I want to see this car succeed so that they sell a whole bunch of them. This will benefit us all in the long run as it will lead to more knowlege and better aftermarket support.
 

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I got the emblems from ebay. I'm experimenting with a couple different layouts. The white backing film is still attached to the letters. When actually applied there will just be the individual letters. I will probably remove the Sutliff dealer emblem at some point too. Which style do you guys like the best?
 
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