Pontiac GTA Enhancement information and discussions with Technical DIY and performance tuning information for the hardcore Pontiac GTA Owners and Enthusiasts.
Forum | Register Now | Members | Search | How Do I... | Calendar

Go Back   The GTA Source Page Message Forums > GTA SPECIFIC > GTA TECH

GTA TECH Want to discuss technical topics about your GTA.... engine tuning, mechanical upgrades, problem areas, etc.? Then post it HERE!

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-17-2006   #1
Registered User
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 3

Smile 89 TTA engine balancing

Does anyone know if the 3.8 turbo engine in these cars is internally or externally balanced?
Thanks, Jim
189TTA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2006   #2
BandidoŽ GTAŽ
BandidoŽ GTAŽ
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Puerto Rico
Posts: 70

Re: 89 TTA engine balancing

normally that type of engine is internal balance.
some external balance engine had a counter weight behind the flywheel.(normally the old type engine is external balance. ex 84,83,82,81...etc)
if you see your cranckshaft and see is totally round. that mean that the engine is internal balance.

BandidoŽ GTAŽ
BandidoŽ GTAŽ is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
engine pings george88gta GTA TECH 102 05-07-2006 03:51 PM
recomended engine replacement.. CavanGTA GTA TECH 7 06-08-2005 05:20 PM
TTA engine on Ebay brandon87gta GTA PARTS FOR SALE 0 04-15-2003 09:45 PM
89 Tta Parts TA PARTS PLACE GTA PARTS FOR SALE 22 10-06-2002 02:57 PM
lost nut in engine, PLEASE HELP!!! REMOVED USER GTA TECH 4 09-28-2001 10:19 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:12 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.