1989 Chevrolet Camaro Overview

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1989 Chevrolet Camaro Overview

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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    Richey49
    0

    Map Sensor No Power

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    Themudvillekid
    20

    Rpm Meter Gotta Strait To 7000 When Idling

    My 89 camaro sounds like it's at a normal idle but the meter jumps from 0 to 70 and stays there when idling. It is obviously wrong because the engine sounds like its at a normal idle. The needle si...

    2 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)
    Gabriel Ramos
    0

    Maintenance

    I wanted to know if the chip in the key has anything to do with the gas pump

    5 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
    Prynce
    10

    Fuel Problem

    My car would cut off after say 5 mins of driving, my fuel pumps works perfectly fine and enough pressure but one problem I'm not sure about my fuel pump doesn't always turn over when I turn the ke...

    11 views with 9 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
    Mark Edney
    0

    Transmission Swap

    Got a 89 camaro its got a 700 tran wont to put a 350 turbo in what do i need

    5 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)