Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums -

Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - (
-   Member Car Journals (
-   -   [COTW 9/12/11]: Steeleshark2's Bee Build Thread!! (

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 04:09 PM

[COTW 9/12/11]: Steeleshark2's Bee Build Thread!!
3 Attachment(s)
I have owned my camaro over a year now and finally decided to start a journal. I have a lot of catching up to do. Lets first start with the arrival home pure stock!!

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 04:11 PM

1 Attachment(s)
My car was no dyno queen!! This was not tunned with an early Volant cai.

Attachment 226863

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:09 PM

3 Attachment(s)
At the first Camaro Fest, I had MTI Racing install the MTI 6 shooter shifter and Vengeance Racing install the 1st gen Vararam.

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:15 PM

1 Attachment(s)
Now on the next dyno day at EFI Alchemy, here is what I got in 95 degree heat and high humidity:

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:18 PM

2 Attachment(s)
I installed the transformers emblem on the Chevrolet symbol and installed the blackout strip on the rear.

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:19 PM

1 Attachment(s)
Here is the new stance with the Eiback lowering springs.

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:21 PM

2 Attachment(s)
I have also installed a front and rear viewing car cam.

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:23 PM

2 Attachment(s)
The power bug hit me so I ordered, installed OBX longtube headers and got a full dyno tune by Doc at EFI Alchemy.

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:34 PM

10 Attachment(s)
A few weeks ago, my car went into EFI Alchemy for a power transformation. Here, I had got the TSP 231/236 cam, harden pushrods, upgraded springs, Melling oil pump, N Motion timing set, Richmond 4.11 gears, Doug Thorley catback, BMR trailing arms/bushings, BMR differential bearings, RX catch can, and a hose reloction kit. Enjoy the pics provided by EFI Alchemy Jacksonville, Fl.

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:37 PM

10 Attachment(s)
More pics:

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:42 PM

10 Attachment(s)

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:46 PM

10 Attachment(s)
Another set of pics:

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 05:49 PM

1st startup idle with the TSP 231/236 cam!!

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 06:06 PM

1 Attachment(s)
It is now dyno time!!

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 06:09 PM

Thank you EFI ALCHEMY!! Great job. Now here is the new idle and completed product:

UPDATE: A better idle video is POST #50.

steeleshark2 04-11-2011 06:11 PM

Next to come are the Havoc wheels/Hawk Performance Ceramic Pads and BFXENON headlight/foglight package. Then it will be time for the ******** 5.1 Channel Total System Enhancement Package. Thats all of the adds for tonight!!

thespymaster 04-11-2011 07:17 PM

Looking good.............keep the pics and mods coming

camarohead 04-11-2011 09:47 PM

turning into a nice journal steele. nice build. subscribed..

2010 SSRS 04-11-2011 10:09 PM

looks great

steeleshark2 04-12-2011 05:11 AM

Thanks!! I have been meaning to get this done before but didn't ever get to it. Since the car got back from EFI Alchemy, I figured it was time to start. Otherwise, it would be so far behind that it would take forever to do.:yikes:

Smoky10 04-12-2011 06:44 AM

It truly does look great. And looks like they took a bunch of pictures for you since you couldn't be there. I just hope that my car gets the numbers that your car did.

camarohead 04-12-2011 07:28 AM


Originally Posted by Smoky10 (Post 3085203)
It truly does look great. And looks like they took a bunch of pictures for you since you couldn't be there. I just hope that my car gets the numbers that your car did.

sounds like a really great that will definatly keep u informed while ur gone. thats what i look for in a that will treat u like a

steeleshark2 04-12-2011 08:39 AM

Yeah, Doc did an awesome job. This was less then half the pics he sent me. I just tried to get the best ones for my journal!! You can see they spent a lot of time doing documentation. Thanks EFI Alchemy!!

steeleshark2 04-15-2011 10:33 AM

Well, looks like Monday I will get my HID headlights and fog lights by BFxenon installed. I also got my Hawks Performance Ceramic pads and my Havocs wheels. Do not have an install date yet but soon.

steeleshark2 04-15-2011 10:36 AM

3 Attachment(s)
Here are a few pics of my new Black Chrome Havoc wheels!!

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:42 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.