PT Cruiser Forum  
Advertisements
       

Go Back   PT Cruiser Forum > General Forums > Tech & Performance Forum

PT Cruiser Forum

Advertisements
PT GT Blown Engine swap?

 
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By meder24

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 23 Sep 2022, 05:58 am
Vengence's Avatar
Cool Cruiser
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Buffalo, NY
Posts: 352
Default PT GT Blown Engine swap?

My friends have a 05 PT GT convertable with a blown engine. Timing belt broke and took the engine with it. Considering buying it if what im thinking can be done. I personally have a 03 NA Woody edition with only 64k miles on it.

Would I be able to take the engine from my NA and put it in the GT and have good running GT?
__________________
My PT's-
2008 PT Cruiser LX Inferno Red
2003 PT Cruiser Base Woody Edition
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 23 Sep 2022, 06:58 am
Fresh Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 14
Default Re: PT GT Blown Engine swap?

The 2.4L NA is not exactly the same engine as the turbo 2.4L. The turbo version is beefed up a bit to account for the additional boost provided by the turbo.
Therefore, you cannot simply swap the turbo and other turbo related components directly onto the NA engine and be good to go.

Personally, I would look into rebuilding the blown GT motor. If the broken timing belt really is the culprit, the damage may not be all that bad to begin with.
soonercruiser likes this.
__________________
2003 Electric Blue Touring Edition (Sold Nov. '10)
2003 Bright Metallic Silver GT Wagon (Sold Apr. '11)
2004 Black GT Wagon (Current)
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
Can I swap a 2001 w/egr engine for a 2002 engine w/o egr? cas0918 General PT Cruiser Discussions 5 15 Feb 2013 11:58 pm
Engine died while driving, Blown ASD fuse & VERY Hot MyCruiserHatesMe Tech & Performance Forum 11 10 Aug 2011 08:50 am
Wanted to buy 01/02 Pt Cruiser with bad/blown Engine cwb79 Classifieds: Want To Buy 1 05 Aug 2011 06:09 pm
2002 Engine blown doogie48084 General PT Cruiser Discussions 5 01 Jun 2011 11:36 am
Blown up engine dman762000 Tech & Performance Forum 4 07 Apr 2008 11:24 pm


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:15 pm.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
vB.Sponsors