Can I swap turbo engine for non turbo engine

Asked by Mar 09, 2016 at 08:42 PM about the 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser DreamCruiser

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I  have a 03 pt cruiser dream cruiser with
2.4l turbo that locked up can I put a non
turbo engine in the car and it work?

1 Answer


You can put any engine available for that vehicle, but you will most likely have to either replace or reprogram the PCM/ECU (computer) as the one currently in your car is for your current powertrain set up.

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