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1998 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible (gotanybetta)

Last updated Apr 26, 2007  

Photo of a 1998 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible (gotanybetta)


Hey Whats up..? thanks for looking at my Page. This is my '98 Chevy Camaro Convertible. Top of the line,Y87 Package, Tan Interior, Leather seats,all power options, Stock dual exhaust, A sound system and all the good stuff. What i have done to my car so far is the sound system i purchased this july '06, which is the subs system, with 12" Kicker Subs, and a 1600W DHD amplifier and professional custom box for the subs, And the billet grille. My aim for my car is to make it luxurious,yet a sleeper. Well these are my pictures for now, hope you guys like them!


1998-2002 Chevrolet Camaro V6 GM Stock Specifications

(C) General Motors


Engine Specifications

Engine GM Model L36 Commonly Known as the 3800-II

Type 90° OHV V6 (pushrod)
Block Cast Iron
Head Cast Iron
Bore 3.80" (96.52mm)
Stroke 3.40" (86.36mm)
Compression Ratio 9.4:1
Pushrod Length 7.033"
Cam drive Chain (single)
Displacement 231ci / 3791cc
Combustion chamber 75.22cc
Redline 6000RPM
Fuel Delivery Sequential Fuel Injection
Horsepower 200 @ 5200rpm
Torque (lb/ft) 230 @ 4000rpm

EPA Efficiency Rating 19cty / 30Hwy (31Hwy for 5spds)
Actual Efficiency Range 16-23cty / 26-32Hwy
Recommended Fuel 87 Octane
Fuel Injector Size 21.6lbs
Throttle Body 65mm Hitachi
Exhaust Manifold Type Cast-Iron - Tubular
Firing Order 1-6-5-4-3-2
Recommended Fuel 87 Octane

Intake Manifold Straight, Sand Casted Aluminum
Lifter Type Hydraulic roller
Camshaft Intake Lift 0.250"
Camshaft Exhaust Lift 0.255"
Valve Intake Lift 0.413"
Valve Exhaust Lift 0.408"
Intake Duration 182 degrees
Exhaust Duration 190 degrees
Lobe Separation 115
Rocker Arm Ratio 1.6:1
Intake Valve Size 1.800"
Exhaust Valve Size 1.520"

Coolant Capacity 12.4 quarts | 11.7 Liters
Stock Thermostat 195°F Stant
Recommended Oil SAE 10W-30
Engine Oil (qts.) 4.5 (short filter) | 5.0 (long filter)
Engine Oil Filter AC Delco PF47 (short) | AC Delco PF52 (long)

AC Delco SAE Battery CCA 690 CCA
AC Delco Coil Volts 40,000
AC Delco Ignition Type Direct
AC Delco Alternator Rating 105 Amps (1260W @ 12.0V, 1512W @ 14.4V)

For Additional Specifications of the Pistons click *here*


Suspension Specifications

Tires P235/55R16 Eagle GA
Factory Recommended Tire Pressure 30psi front / 30psi rear
Personal Recommended Tire Pressure 34psi front / 30psi rear

Steering Type Power Rack and Pinion
Steering Ratio 16.9:1 (14.4:1 with Y87 Performance Package)
Turns Lock to Lock 2.67 (2.28 with Y87 Performance Package)
Turning Circle 37.9ft (left)
Curb-to-Curb 40.9ft (right)

Front Suspension Short-Long Arm / Coil Spring over Shock
Rear Suspension Salisbury Axle with Torque Arm, Trailing Arms, Panhard Rod, Coil Springs, Shocks
Front Spring Rate 257lbs/in Linear
Rear Spring Rate 114lbs/in Linear
Front Anti-sway Bar 28mm Tubular
Rear Anti-sway Bar 17mm Solid
Front/Rear Shocks deCarbon Direct Monotube Hydraulic (highpressure gas)

Front Brakes 11.8" x 1.27" vented disc, Bosch ABS, PBR Dual Piston Caliper
Effective Area 40.7 in.^2
Total Swept Area 238.6 in.^2
Rear Brakes 11.85" x 1.02" vented disc, Bosch ABS, PBR Single Piston Caliper
Effective Area 17.2 in.^2
Total Swept Area 169.0 in.^2

ABS Braking System Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD) - Bosch - ABS
ABS Type Four-Wheel Independent
Wheel Size 16 x 8.0"
Stock Wheel Offset 55mm
Stud Attachment Circle Diameter 120.65mm
Stud size 5-M12 x 1.5 - 6H THD metric
Spare Tire Size (Donut) T135/60R-16


Dimensions and Capacities

Length 193.3"
Width 74.4"
Height 52.0"
Wheelbase 101.1"
Front Tread 60.7"
Rear Tread 60.6"
Ground Clearance 4.6"
Curb Weight 3323lbs.

Maximum number of Belted Occupants 4
Passenger index (cu.ft) 81.9
Headroom - Front 37.2"
Headroom - Rear 35.2"
Legroom - Front 43.0"
Legroom - Rear 26.8"
Hiproom - Front 53.5"
Hiproom - Rear 45.9"
Shoulder room - Front 57.4"
Shoulder room - Rear 55.8"

Drag Coefficient 0.32 (Coupe) 0.36 (Convertiible)
Frontal Surface Area 22sq.ft
Fuel Tank Capacity 16.8 US Gallons

Trailer Classification Light
Gross Trailer Weight 1,000lbs.
Maximum Tongue Load 100lbs.


Transmission and Drivetrain

Automatic Transmission GM Hydramatic Model 4L60E
Type RWD longitudinal - RPO# MX0
1st Gear 3.059
2nd Gear 1.625
3rd Gear 1.000
4th Gear (Final Drive) 0.696
Reverse 2.294
Final Drive Ratio Factory Options 3.08 or 3.42
Stock Torque Converter Brazed Turbine Pump Lockup

Manual Transmission Borg-Warner / Tremec T-5
Type RWD longitudinal - RPO# MM5
1st Gear 3.75
2nd Gear 2.19
3rd Gear 1.41
4th Gear 1.00
5th Gear (Final Drive) 0.74
Reverse 3.53
Final Drive Ratio Factory Options 3.23

Differential Choices Open or Zexel-Torsen Limited Slip (Y87 pkg. only)
Rear End Type 10 Bolt 7.625" Ring, Live Axle

Factory Options

Y87 package 3:42 LSD POSI


SOUND SYSTEM 2 12' KICKER SUBS WITH A 1600W DHD AMPLIFIER, proffesional fit subs box..

20" Dubs American Racing Rebel's on Kumho rubbers(SOLD)



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