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  1. want to replace engine in 2006 saturn ion

    General Discussion
    i just recently got a 2006 saturn ion, not a redline, i would like to put a more powerful engine in it. i need help knowing what engine to get and just any other help or tips you can give me would be greatly appreciated maybe its better to keep the engine and just add more power? all help and...
  2. Engine rebuild crank but no start

    Problems & Troubleshooting
    So I have an 04 ion redline that I bought about a month ago and so far I had to take out the engine and take out the crank to put on a new Reluctor wheel. I put the whole engine back together and I just have one connector that I cannot find where it is supposed to hook up to. The car currently...
  3. Damaged my Oil Pan?

    Problems & Troubleshooting
    I have a 2.2L engine and i'm having trouble finding anything about replacing my oil pan. I dinged it pretty bad and am leaking oil. What tools do I need and how would I go about removing it? Thank you!
  4. redline 2.2 for 2.0 swap - How hard is it?

    ION Redline Discussion
    I have a 2004 redline that sucked a valve and I have access to a 2004 or 2005 2.2 engine. I was told that all the manifolds and trans will bolt right up. Is that true? Also, what else will give me issues in the swap (sensors, accessories, wiring, hoses, etc) Thanks in advance?
  5. HELP 5 codes, and serious engine problems!!! :(

    Problems & Troubleshooting
    ok this car seriously just needs a match in the fuel tank already... FROM DAY ONE! Bought the car from local dealership.. drove it off the lot and bam engine blew! put a hole in cyl 1 putting all the compression into the oil pan, blew out the dipstick and all the oil out the dipstick tube.. ok...
  6. Needed--- Cylinder Head for 2004 Saturn Redline

    Buy/Sell Parts
    So the old head heated up too much after the dealer said it was fixed. Now I need a new one to rebuild the engine. Please email or text me if you have one that is legit. Meaning, no overheating, etc. Thanks...keep hope alive for a dying breed... -Phil 734 eight three four 0881
  7. WTB: stock 2.0

    Buy/Sell Parts
    well as of right now i have a stock 04 ion 3 but i want to get the redline motor in it. so if any1 has one for a reasonable price that would be great!
  8. hella rouge idle

    Problems & Troubleshooting
    i just got my car back from the dealership and they replaced the air flow senor injectors and headers and now my car has an idle from 500 to 1.5k rpms and then sometimes itll shut off when stopped anyone have any idea what the deal is? :huh:
  9. ZZP Girdled Block $999.99

    Performance Modifications
    I don't know about you guys but I think this is pretty cool. There has been a pretty good debate and the shortbus regarding Sleeved blocks vs ZZP Girdled Blocks. Zooomer said he would make his blocks available for less then the...
  10. Looking for a Rebuilt Engine, 1997 sw2 DOHC

    General Discussion
    Looking to buy a rebuilt engine for a 1997 Saturn sw2 DOHC. Know of any sites where I can buy one? It has to be rebuilt, not just used! If I can't find one, then I'm planning on rebuilding mine. Does anyone know of any sites that would provide me with a large range of replacement/aftermarket...
  11. My Build thread....

    Performance Modifications
    Ok some of you know what happened...if not search for it....I had a coolant issue. Got my block back from bates 2 weeks ago, have all the build parts just waiting on my head to be finished and everything will be done. So ive started putting the bottom end together for now... Any comments...
  12. parting out entire black 2004 in tampa area

    Buy/Sell Parts
    I have an entire car, all working, all in good condition, all stock. I will sell anything you need, give me an offer with request or ask. would like to sell entire drivetrain engine ecu /harness as a package deal.(full swap) pickup only email is [email protected] I am located in dunedin FL...
  13. AC going off and on

    Problems & Troubleshooting
    I have a 2004 Ion and the AC stops blowing cold air when the engine gets up to running temperature but only when I'm either sitting in traffic (stop and go) or at a traffic light stopped. Once I get going at a faster speed the cold air kicks back on. Any ideas where to look to solve this problem?
  14. Complete LSJ Engine Part Out & Some Other Parts

    Buy/Sell Parts
    Yes I know I'm New On Here, But I'm On Different Forum Related To The Cobalts With The Same User Name As Well. So Feel Free To PM Or Post :) My Email Is [email protected] Also Got A Brand New Complete LNF Turbo SS Head Assembley " 650 $ Shipped" Pics Will Be Taken Promptly, If Your Local...
  15. My Redline hit 50K miles, Need Suggestions!

    General Discussion
    My Redline recently hit 50,000 miles and I wanted to know what I should do maintenance-wise to my engine..what i should replace, flush ect.. I figured i could always go to a shop and get some opinions but i just thought id see what answers I get from people who own the same car. I was looking...
  16. Engine damper

    Engine damper