help

25

Asked by Jun 30, 2010 at 02:24 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet Camaro

Question type: Car Customization

hey got a 97 v6 3.8 liter camaro  im wantin to make it sound like a v8 i know i can never have the exact sound but somethin close  and  i also wanna know what somegood stuff to do to beef up my hp  please help and thanks

7 Answers

15

shorty headers, delete the converter, and magnaflow cat back exhaust system hope that helps

45

to be honest you'd be happier just getting a v8 the v6 will never give you hp that you want but to get a good low growl sound go straight pipe, swap out the cam (depending on what you wanna go: horses or torque) an aftermarket intake and aftermarket headers with small weight reduction (like removing the headers and a bunch of extra crap you don't need under the hood) and you'll be happy with the result. also reading through some chevy forums (google chevy forum) will give you car, year, and motor specific tips you wont find in any book.

15

the easy thing to do is just remove the box for a straight pipe.

45

well yeah lol thats what i did first too, i just wasnt sure if were supposed to be giving any and all suggestions or proffesional ones

15

Cold Air intake, Exaust specifically(Glasspack), Headers,Super Charger, Dont put in a turbo charger it will whistle and thats not a v8 sound its more tuner DRIVE SYSTEM the only thing between your horsepower and the speed is your drive system so rear diverential or a transmission change can help

45

ha ha more tuner? ill show you a twin turbo sequential v8 that'll keep up with any supercharged v8 and get there with no stress to the motor and a half tank lol and i bet if you popped the hood and counted you'd find 8 whole cylinders. thats why everyone has the same shit cuz no body does anything new. and supercharger is one word by the way lol

45

oh and by the way the high output superchargers whistle of the line go on youtube ha ha. do you hang around cars at all or are you just repeating old information

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Camaro

Looking for a Used Camaro in your area?

CarGurus has 31,183 nationwide Camaro listings starting at $369.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Camaro Questions

Chevrolet Camaro Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,740
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,160
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,070
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
541 Great Deals out of 45,846 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Corvette
149 Great Deals out of 20,684 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Impala
591 Great Deals out of 34,068 listings starting at $899
Used BMW 3 Series
945 Great Deals out of 30,262 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150
2,055 Great Deals out of 207,336 listings starting at $1,499
Used Jeep Wrangler
260 Great Deals out of 16,543 listings starting at $2,590
Used Pontiac Firebird
4 Great Deals out of 768 listings starting at $1,791
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,024 Great Deals out of 72,253 listings starting at $700
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
559 Great Deals out of 31,371 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord
948 Great Deals out of 77,757 listings starting at $899

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 18,305 listings starting at $369
2016 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
31 Great Deals out of 1,778 listings starting at $18,991
2015 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
53 Great Deals out of 2,339 listings starting at $13,999
2014 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
43 Great Deals out of 2,157 listings starting at $10,990
2013 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
22 Great Deals out of 1,320 listings starting at $10,900

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.