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Old 03-29-2009, 09:06 PM   #1
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SUPER CHARGER?

My Chevy dealer tells me they can add on a supercharger for my new 2SS Camaro. What are your thoughts???
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Old 03-29-2009, 09:27 PM   #2
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My Chevy dealer tells me they can add on a supercharger for my new 2SS Camaro. What are your thoughts???
Did they promise to cover the drivetrain on the factory warranty? If so, get it in writing!
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Old 03-29-2009, 10:15 PM   #3
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a supercharger under warranty? how sweet it is...
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Old 03-29-2009, 10:17 PM   #4
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I like the Magnacharger myself.
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Old 03-29-2009, 10:18 PM   #5
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Damn, how much more money? If it is still coverd under warranty and is reasonable git bro.
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Old 03-29-2009, 10:21 PM   #6
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This is nice for us Future LS3 owners, should work the same with the right tune!

http://www.procharger.com/LS3_vette.shtml
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Old 03-29-2009, 11:07 PM   #7
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wow, i wonder if my dealer does that? is it offered through gmpp? How much?/
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Old 03-30-2009, 10:37 AM   #8
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Did they promise to cover the drivetrain on the factory warranty? If so, get it in writing!

That ain't gonna happen! Sorry to burst the bubble...
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Old 03-30-2009, 10:38 AM   #9
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My Chevy dealer tells me they can add on a supercharger for my new 2SS Camaro. What are your thoughts???
Just make sure they can dyno tune it for you. Otherwise you are probably better off going to an aftermarket group, or even doing it yourself and taking it to get tuned. It's not a difficult job...
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Old 03-30-2009, 10:45 AM   #10
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More than likley it's a maggie kit with an aftermarket warranty. You can get them almost anywhere.
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Old 03-30-2009, 01:08 PM   #11
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That ain't gonna happen! Sorry to burst the bubble...
That's what I think. There might be a warranty on the supercharger, but if the increased horsepower causes failure in the drive train somewhere, unless they agree up front in writing to cover it, I think that the buyer is on their own. My warranty is important to me (5 year/ 100,000 miles on engine and drive train). I had ring and pinion gears replaced under warranty on my 1995 Firebird- the parts alone were around $1,500 as I recall!
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Old 03-31-2009, 07:43 AM   #12
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Guy's the amount of speculation on this board kills me. Like I said before Magnacharger has offered this for YEARS. It's not a factory warantty it's an aftermarket one.

http://www.magnacharger.com/pdf/legal-warranty.pdf
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Old 03-31-2009, 12:10 PM   #13
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Guy's the amount of speculation on this board kills me. Like I said before Magnacharger has offered this for YEARS. It's not a factory warantty it's an aftermarket one.

http://www.magnacharger.com/pdf/legal-warranty.pdf
That's an iron clad warranty there. Almost anyone would void it. Of course I'm sure the same would apply for a factory warranty.

Some highlights:
- They aren't liable for the first 90 days and 1,500 miles if other engine work was performed
- Oil changes must be performed by an oil change facility (no changing your own oil) every 4 months or 4,000 miles.
- Any other modifications done to the vehicles engine/trans must be approved in writing from Magnuson.
- Oh yeah, and NO RACING!
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I had ring and pinion gears replaced under warranty on my 1995 Firebird- the parts alone were around $1,500 as I recall!
where'd you go to get the parts? did they replace the posi as well? cus thats freaking expensive for just a ring and pinion. hell for that price you coulda upgraded the rear completely
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