PT Cruiser Forum  
Advertisements
       

Go Back   PT Cruiser Forum > 2.4L Turbo Forums > General Turbo Discussions

PT Cruiser Forum

Advertisements
New '03 turbo owner

 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 15 Apr 2009, 10:32 pm
Primalzer's Avatar
Fresh Cruiser
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 2
Default New '03 turbo owner

So i should be receiving my '03 GT 5-speed this saturday. I bought it online, and it's the first time I've bought my car online, so I'm a little scarred about that. Taking it in to get an inspection done at my local Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge dealer, but was wondering if there is anything that I should look out for, and I want to catch anything early so if there is something major wrong with it, I can take it back.

I have a good friend that owns an '01 standard PT and an '03 standard PT both with automatics. They have been nothing but rock solid, reliability wise. I also have another friend with a stage 3 SRT-4 with 60K+ HARD driven miles without much issue from the drive train (except for his stock clutch starting to go, but go figure with stage 3), so I'm pretty certain that the motor is pretty stout.

But I figure you guys point me in the right direction for trouble spots. Not new to the whole forum thing as I've done them for my last two vehicles 1. Ford Thunderbird (tccoa.com) 2. Ford Contour SVT (contour.org). So I look forward to getting to throw in my .02 every once in awhile.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 15 Apr 2009, 11:03 pm
Senior Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: I live in Edmonton AB Canada
Posts: 1,643
Default Re: New '03 turbo owner

Welcome fellow 03 Turbo owner....If you are like me you are going to luv it
__________________
PT Cruiser Inferno Red GT Cruiser. 5Spd 215HO HP 17" Chrome wheels, Chrome gas cap, door spears, door handle cups, door buttons,door lock pins, vent covers,rear spoiler,rear painted mudflaps,, chrome/carbon fibre/like ebrake cover, wiper jet covers,bra, seat covers,Mr. Mikes welting, chrome valve stems and caps, leather ebrake boot,chrome change holder cover,black/red leather steering wheel cover, chrome antenna bezel and chrome 12:" antenna,rear quarter window decals, winter car cover for winter storage, special made DREAM CREWZER dash plaque.upper windshield eyebrow tint , gts headlight protectors, carbon fibre taillight covers,car cover,K&N drop in filter, AMX intake pipe, shiny metal steering wheel spoke covers:Mopar door sills, rear chrome licence insert.street series badge,billett grill,engine start button, red brake calipers,painted engine manifold,chrome vent knobs,chrome/carbon fibre shift knob
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 16 Apr 2009, 07:20 am
Primalzer's Avatar
Fresh Cruiser
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 2
Default Re: New '03 turbo owner

I don't see why I wouldn't like it, if all goes well, I might start some light modding, hard pipes (if I can still find them), a Diablosport tuner, maybe an exhaust way down the line.
__________________
"Boy, I've never seen him so down.....Or ever before"
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 16 Apr 2009, 12:21 pm
thatrotorshop's Avatar
Young Cruiser
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: orange county, Ca
Posts: 55
Default VAK version 5 in aluminum.. uppercharge pipe

Cool deal... you will be happy once it is in your hands and you get to drive it..

This is Adam I have been modifing PT's for years... Right now I am doing a sale... instead of $430 for the system it is on sale for $330 ( for a limited time )....

Thanks.. Adam
thatrotorshop@aol.com
Attached Images
File Type: jpg ChromeVAK.jpg (25.2 KB, 9 views)
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
owner with pt turbo enter ESP101 Southeast PT Forum 0 08 Dec 2003 10:20 pm
NEW TURBO OWNER! Black04Turbo Stage Turbo Kits 10 12 Nov 2003 03:13 am
2003 PT Turbo Review by AUTOTEST FILE Gary04GT General Turbo Discussions 2 12 Jul 2003 09:14 am
Chrysler to Offer New Cheaper GT Turbo skylight PT Cruiser News and Rumors 19 12 Jun 2003 02:04 pm


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:30 am.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
vB.Sponsors