1989 Chevrolet Camaro Overview

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IROC Z
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IROC Z Convertible
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RS
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RS Convertible

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My Heart And Soul On Four Wheels. by xenawp74
 — I got my first camaro back in 1998, she's the one in the avatar pic. Her name is Betseyblue. She's a baby v6 with 5spd and one heck of an attitude. I had just had my son 2yrs earlier so it was a aweso... Read More
Chevrolet Starting To Get It Right. by Ranger762
 — I owned an 1989 IROC as well as a 1986 IROC. The TPI injection produced tons of BHP. And I remember being pinned to the seat the first time I really got into the throttle. I currently own a 1989 Camar... Read More
Built From The Ground Up, Not Bought. by Jonny
 — It has quick response (self installed modified 355 Tuned Port Injection engine) breaks decently, could use upgrades there, but hey, its 20 years old. It has no options, which I like, very basic interi... Read More

1989 Chevrolet Camaro Overview

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1989 Chevrolet Camaro

Not much changed in the 1989 Camaro. Camaro brought the Rally Sport back in 1989, this time with the abbreviated "RS" as a trim name. The RS came standard with a 2.8L V6, a slightly smaller engine than some expected, as it was designed to lower insurance costs.

The only V8 available in RS models in 1989 was the LO3, a TBI 305-cubic-inch 170-horsepower engine that put out 255 foot-pounds of torque at 2400rpms. A new throttle made for much smoother acceleration in the 1989 model.

The IROC-Z and RS convertible seemed to ignore the insurance worries, each arriving with a V8 engine capable of 170 horsepower. An optional 5.0L V8 (the L98) was also available, but only in the IROC. Two versions of the L98 were available, one at 230 horsepower and another with 240 horsepower and a 3.27 Borg-Warner rear axle.

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Car Will Not Start

When I try to start my car, the engine turns but won't start. When I prime it, it will start and stay running until I turn the key off. Than unless I prime it, it will not start. I changed out the...

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I Have An 89 Camaro I've Changed The Fuel Pump Fuse, Filter, & Fuel Pump. P...

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Can I Use The Computer Out Of A 92 Rs With The 3.1 V6 In My 89 Rs With The ...

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Where To Find Motor Mounts For 2.8 To Small Block V8 Conversion

I'm trying to put a 74 Camaro 350 small block with a turbo 350 transmission into a 1989 Camaro RS with the 2.8 v6 the biggest issue I'm having right now is finding the motor mounts that convert i...

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Camaro Won't Get Any Spark

Hello, I have a 1989 Camaro v6 automatic trans. A few days ago I parked it in my driveway and turned it off, now I can't get it to turn back on. Tries to start, just won't. At first it wasn't gettin...

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