The four-cylinder has special pistons, forged connecting rods, an external oil cooler and special fuel injectors. Oversize fees also waived on this item. As for the manual transmission, it isn't particularly slick-shifting, because it requires a good nudge to move the shifter from gear to gear. Not that you will really need to ever look at it, but you can never pack enough gauges into a sport compact. We stock 12 different brands to make sure you have plenty of trusted parts to choose from for your 2008 Dodge Caliber. Indeed when the big turbo kicks in, you will know it.
But it does add to the challenge of achieving optimal drag-racing holeshots. Allow 8-10 weeks for processing. Safety , an and side curtain airbags are standard. On public roads, the story improves. Keep in mind 0-60 comes up in less than 6 seconds.
At the top end, there's variable valve timing on both cam banks, with bucket tappets punching the valves, which are made of Inconel a high-temp alloy on the exhaust side. We have found that using free accounts causes you to not receive your registration email. It is also a deal breaker in slow corners, since the peaky engine can bring on its power at anytime and turn your apex and tires to smoke. If you do not provide a valid email address you will not receive your activation email. Although there were no concerns with chassis rigidity--the front-shock-tower connecting brace common to so many factory hot-rod packages is conspicuous by its absence here--the team had to figure out how to make a big reduction in ride height and still retain acceptable ride and handling. The brakes give the car a performance-oriented feel with firm pedal feel, response and powerful stopping power.
This style of muffler allows for a quieter tone than a single exit muffler because the exhaust gases spend more time inside the muffler, therefore reducing the sound more. They're comfortable overall, but the seat-height adjuster is positioned in such a way that it's hard to use. If you get notice that your email address is banned when you try to sign up, it is because its been banned due to spammers using the provider, or too many members bouncing emails we send back to us via the free provider! No matter the job, your 2008 Dodge Caliber demands trusted brand parts and products to keep it running. The latter can't be entirely shut down, although its threshold is high. This may be too much power for a front wheel drive automobile.
With the cosmetic additions the car looks even lower to the ground it is actually 28 mm in front and 22 mm in the back. The engine produces 285 horsepower and 265 lbs of torque with its polished intake manifold, variable valve timing and other goodies. If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please. So let's address those power points in that order. . Exhaust products are only as good as their brand.
Max torque is available from 2000 to 5600 rpm, max horsepower is on tap from 5700 to 6400, and the small-scroll turbo spools up quickly. The solution was turbocharging, a cheap route to extracting big power from small displacements. But for that price you buy more than raw power, you buy a well-rounded package where everything was engineered to produce a powerful yet reliable pocket rocket. However, for hard-core autocrossers, Mopar plans to offer a track kit with much higher spring rates and firmer dampers. Of course, that is part of the fun. Applicable shipping fees will be charged, if required, on additional items added to the order.
The quarter-mile ate up 14. The first order of business was the suspension. Other elements of the chassis inventory include power rack-and-pinion steering, traction control, and stability control. There's also the de rigueur oversized exhaust tip poking out beneath the rear bumper. We also provide instructions and a template showing where to cut the rear valance to make room for the new tip on the drivers side.
Sound Sound quality is nice, it has a deep tone, and is not obnoxiously loud. If you have questions about a part you have already ordered, please contact us by email at info modernperformance. The rest of the piping and tips are also T304 stainless steel which is very durable, strong and good looking. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. The bench seat's backrest, though, is somewhat hard and it doesn't recline.
This means hard plastic and an austere feeling. As soon as you open the door you notice the superb seats that can be found in all Dodge high performance cars. What you really want to know is the hardware story, what the hardware adds up to in terms of performance, what it costs, and how all of this stacks up versus the other pocket-rocket players. This transformation is mainly visible on the front and rear bumpers. Here are some of our top Exhaust brands and parts:. Like the gearbox in the garden-variety Caliber, it's a cable shifter, but the throws are shorter and the engagements are far more decisive. If you want to avoid the torque steer problem and still have some fun, then simply stay away from high rpms in first and second gear.