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Old 08-20-2005, 04:28 AM   #1
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Chevrolet Cavalier - Supercharger

I was just wondering, since the Chevrolet Cobalt SS and the Chevrolet Cavalier use the same engine, would it be possible to take off the supercharger from the Cobalt SS and bolt it on to the Cavalier? Im thinking about getting a Cavalier for my first car (1999-2003) and I would also like to know if they make any performance parts for them.
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Old 08-20-2005, 07:26 AM   #2
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If its the exact same engine then I dont see why you couldnt.

But if you want a performance vehicle, J-body probably isnt the best way to go.
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Old 08-20-2005, 02:37 PM   #3
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If its the exact same engine then I dont see why you couldnt.

But if you want a performance vehicle, J-body probably isnt the best way to go.
I dont want it do be super fast or any thing. Just do some stuff to it that will get it into the low 14s. Im probably going to have 2 cars (the other being an older American one like a 67 Mercury Cougar) So Ill probably be using that for my extreme power.
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Old 08-20-2005, 03:12 PM   #4
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Bro your 14, that means by the time you drive gas'll be 3 bucks, simmer down now
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Old 08-20-2005, 03:28 PM   #5
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Bro your 14, that means by the time you drive gas'll be 3 bucks, simmer down now
Ill be driving by next year when I get my restricted Plus, gas is alreasy 3 bucks around here.
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Old 08-31-2005, 05:05 AM   #6
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I think the cobalt SS has the 2.0 ecotec. So I dont think you could swap the supercharger. If you want to get into the 14s get the 2.4L engine and get all the bolt ons you can find. That should get you into the 15s. The cobalt SS isnt much if any faster than the 2.4
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Old 07-05-2006, 05:35 PM   #7
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If its the exact same engine then I dont see why you couldnt.

But if you want a performance vehicle, J-body probably isnt the best way to go.

for one it's not the same motor, the cavalier has the 2.2L ECOtec,
and don't dog on j's they have just as much potential as and GSR or SI out there...
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Old 01-13-2008, 03:24 AM   #8
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Smile ecotec

Well the cobalt has a 2.0L ecotec and the cavy has a 2.2L ecotec so that will not work.The 2.0 ecotec has a square motor and the 2.2 has a longer stroke and they both can have superchargers put the cobalt uses a map senor before and after boost so that is another thing that wont let you use it on a 2.2L.

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haha wow now gas is 3 bucks =]
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Old 01-14-2008, 05:52 AM   #10
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haha wow now gas is 3 bucks =]
$3 isn't that bad...How much were you paying back then?
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Old 04-04-2008, 09:03 PM   #11
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im not against j bodies but you can not compare the performance of a honda or acura to a j-body. i have had nothing but hondas up until now. and i can tell you this there is no way i am gonna stick with a j-body for long. i aint putting it down it does have its advantages. but i would so prefer my ek9, ej6, and eg over a j body. the car handleing is so much better. hitting the speed limiter on the j body at 105 makes the car feel like its floating and going above 80 when you brake the brakes fade. so thats not good. the hondas i got full control hitting 125+ and the brakes have never failed me.

no you cant put a supercharger from a cobalt ss its not gonna work out. you can use the supercharger from the ss but its not a simple swap you will need to change alot of things on it. you will save money because you have the supercharger but you will need to buy everything seperate so that it fits on and runs at its best.
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Old 05-21-2008, 07:20 PM   #12
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i think there is no prob to use the supercharge for both car..
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Old 06-16-2008, 07:10 AM   #13
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You guys are a bunch of monkeys lol i owna 98 2 door cavalier that was a 2.2 but not is a 3.8 superchraged and it runs 11.5 1/4 mile .... damn monkeys
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Old 07-10-2008, 03:09 AM   #14
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Cheap gas....

$3.00 is cheap gas... where can I get some?
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Old 08-24-2008, 10:16 PM   #15
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I agree with z24cavy99

The Supercharger found in the Cobalt SS could not be used with the 2.2L Ecotec as the Supercharger is for a 2.0L ecotec. I have seen some aftermarket kits for the 2.4L OHC ("Quad 4").
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