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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    How Many 1989 Camaro Convertibles Built

    My car has a tag on the radiator bar that has a number 06 on it does that mean it is number 6 built. My car is a 1989 camaro rs convertible is this a rare car or not.

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    89 Camaro Won't Start

    I got a 89 camaro rs 2.8l and it won't start I have checked everything I can think of until I found this thing I'll put a picture in here its right under the coil and I don't know what it is and wh...

    14 views with 7 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

    Dash Cluster Issues - Guages Are Not Functioning

    The tach and amp and oil pressure guage dont work. The tach pegs and stays there when started. I swapped out guages, but no luck. Has TBI

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    Did The Iroc Z Come Standard With A 305 Tbi V-8 Or A Tpi V-8?

    What was the available engines for the 89 Iroc Z Coupe?

    521 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
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    Car Stalling

    I have a 89 Camaro 350 carbed engine, it turns over but would shut down after a couple seconds, its getting enough fuel pressure and gas is clear of debris. What could my Problem be?

    5 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)