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kevynatthepark [userpic]
hey yall
by kevynatthepark (kevynatthepark)
at October 28th, 2009 (02:48 am)

My cav blew up.. like literally. I have 500 for the first person that parks another in my driveway. LoL Seriously.

bowlmeover [userpic]
newbie
by bowlmeover (bowlmeover)
at March 19th, 2006 (07:40 pm)

Make/Model of your J-Body: Pontiac Sunfire GT
Year: 1997
Tires: front Kelly chargers, rear Cooper
Sound System: Kenwood head unit
Mods you'd like to share: B&M hammer shifter, Primax wheels, strut tower brace, horrible custom exhaust, 2.3 drive pulley, urethane motor mounts, Blitz body kit(un-installed)

My name is Phil I'm 27 years young and a current member of J-BOM (J-body of michigan). Just found this community and thought I would say hi. Glad to see there are other j-body lovers on this website.

obscure_nobody [userpic]
new...
by obscure_nobody (obscure_nobody)
at March 19th, 2006 (05:58 pm)
bored

current mood: bored
current bumps: Finch - What it is to burn

so this place looks pretty dead, but i'll try posing anyway

Make/Model of your J-Body: '02 chevy cavalier, Z24, 2.4

Year: 2002

Tires: still original, about to upgrade

Sound System: stock

Mods you'd like to share: all i've done so far is intake

A little about YOU [age, location, etc]: i'm 22, from monroe LA, and i'm trying to find a community with some people that might have some suggestions on where to start when modding my car, i've checkd a few others and they've all been assholes...
anyway... suggestions?

Alex [userpic]
New guy.
by Alex (p3customs)
at October 19th, 2005 (03:25 pm)
relaxed

current mood: relaxed
current bumps: Chicago - Will you still love me

hello peepz, im alex, and im fixin to be 18 in college to be an auto technician.

Here's what i gots:

Car:
1987 Cavalier Base Model 4-Door

Engine:
2.0L l4 OHV TBI

Transmission:
TH125 3 Speed Automatic Transmission w/ Lockup Torque Converter

Everything is pretty stock, it only has 80,000 miles on it and its running good. I complete stripped down the interior. My excuse was a rattle in and major crackage on the dash. Another explanation could be weight reduction, but either way, it is lighter, and even with the old 90hp 2.0 i kept up with a 90's civic. I dont see what every body sees in civics. I was reading my turbo mag... all the civics were getting 12's and a sunfire was getting 8's lol i mean TOTALLY gone. I like the 2.4's performance potential with the DOHC, but i've heard bad things from technicians, that they are unreliable. Any long time owners? tell me how the T-vin DOHC engine is.

Oh i was doing some research, this might help somebody...

1G1J **** *** ******
^----1=USA, 2=Canada, 3=Mexico
^---G=GM this will always be "G" for jbodies
^--1=Chevrolet, 2=Pontiac, and i forget the rest
^-J=J-Body, if this is another letter, its not jbody.

**** C124 *** ******
^----C=Cavalier Base Model or RS, F=Cavalier LS or Z24
^---1=Coupe, 3=Convertible, 5=Sedan
^--2=Restraint type still havent figured out what number is what
^-4=2.2L OHV, T=2.4L DOHC, 1=2.0L OHV, W=2.8V6, theres more but i dont know them offhand

**** **** 5Y5 ******
^---Check Digit, factory uses this for something
^--Model year. 81 is B goes up skipping I, O, Q, and U. Y is 2000. 2001=1, 2002=2, etc
^-Assembly Plant. dont know which is which yet

**** **** *** 123456
^^^^^^-Assembly number, sometimes called serial number

hope that helped somebody

by Super Dave (xsports1)
at September 5th, 2005 (01:55 am)

Hay im dave and new here. I drive a 98 Sunfire. All iv done to it is Cold air and muffler. Iv also had my stereo stolen so its a bit lighter. Also hav plat 4 split spark plugs.

Futer plans,
.Gut the interrior
.Cut out the air box, and make a new one to fit my cold air filter. And put some vents in the hood to fill the box
.Headers Poss ceramic but i just may put some vents with a downword defector on there.
.get better brakes / dosk brakes on the back.
. i wanna drop it about 1.5 in. And get some better rims.
.Done alot of research on turbo, but that looks grim and expencive so i will prob pass.

Im curantly in Iraq so i have to wait till i get back befor i do that.

Samantha Stumbo [userpic]
by Samantha Stumbo (samistumbo)
at July 28th, 2005 (09:28 pm)
chipper

current mood: chipper
current bumps: The Cringe- Been Alone

Hello everyone! Now that I've figured out that I can post on here, I suppose I will list my information. It's nice to see a site like this-- wish more people would join. Anyway....
My CavyCollapse )

The Beast [userpic]
Cavaliers are professional grade too!
by The Beast (dreamforspeed)
at July 18th, 2005 (03:19 pm)

Glad to see a J body community! I got my ass flamed a few times for stickin up for them, but hey, gotta love em!
Names Rob.. I'm a 20 year dude from Warren MI, which is next to Detroit.

I came over to the J-Body crowd through interesting events...

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Lex [userpic]
eh, what the hell
by Lex (happytobegrey)
at July 17th, 2005 (05:37 pm)

Make/Model of your J-Body: Pontiac Sunfire
Year: 1999
Tires: 17" American Racing rims wrapped in Falken ZE-512 Ziex rubber
Sound System: totally stock
Mods you'd like to share: nothing is done yet, I can't afford it
A little about YOU [age, location, etc]: 18, Florida, and my name is Alexis.

by B (redgloam)
at July 17th, 2005 (02:15 pm)

http://addictinggames.com/dragracerv3.html

Play that game. It is fun.

Testing
by B (redgloam)
at July 11th, 2005 (09:32 pm)
contemplative

current mood: contemplative
current bumps: St. Germain.. acid jazz stuff. Smooooth.

Cool.. looks good! Hopefully I won't be the only one reading this soon.

I'll kick things off here with a pic of my 2002 Cavy:

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