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DCC1464 12-25-2011 12:43 PM

C1464 build thread [COTW 5/27/13]
 
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Most current pics - here
Attachment 508914
Guess I have to start one.
A little back story here on Amy's conception here
Ordered on 11-1-10 and I picked her up 12-6-10 longest month EVER!
well here is Amy on day one, only 3 miles! So pure and untouched
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=40391
Heres some random pics i have
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=47001
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=72904
Pics from photoshoot Feb 24 2012 Under the Stars photography (a local company wanted some car pics for their portfolio)
here
here is one of the many we took that day
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=75932

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Start the Modding Addiction : YEAR 2011 - list

Complete the Cosmetic Modding : YEAR 2012 - list

Waiting on my Warranty to end : YEAR 2013 - http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showpo...&postcount=126

The Search for more Power begins ! : YEAR 2014

March- Havoc Rear Diffuser

July- Vengeance Racing Kaotic Cam

SM0KE 12-25-2011 07:04 PM

Cool. Look forward to seeing more...:thumbsup:

DCC1464 02-26-2012 12:40 PM

How Amy came to be.(2005) When i was 16 i saw my first Camaro in person. It was a black '74 my uncle owned. Well he did not take very good care of it and it didn't run at all but i was in love. he offered to sell it to me for 3g's and said he would help me fix it up. My parents at the time though this was a horrible idea, so i never got the car:cry:. Fast foward to 2009 im sittting in a H.A.S (hardend aircraft shelter) in the middle of the desert looking @ what to spend my gobs of unused money on, and currently hating my DD back home ('92 535i BMW). so the car shopping begins!:D well NEVER been a ford fan at all, the Charger was a waste of a name on that grocery getter dodge put out (no offense anyone), challenger was not my style and as far as i know the camaro was still dead:(. So im looking @ trucks (toyota btw) and concept cars I'll never own, then holy grail shows up on google CAMARO Concept car :drool::headbang::wub:. I was in-love with a new car. Well I was but a E-3 at the time, so my gobs of money was kinda of not enough to afford the car. I told myself that day I will own a CAMARO SS! well good things come to those who wait (or plan financially for what they want). So i finally save up enough for a down payment that would make the Camaro afforadble to me and went to the car dealer on base (i was stationed in germany, can't really buy american cars over there). The guy at the dealership ruined my life :cry:. AAFES had a deal with FORD, Chrysler, Dodge, they could order any of these cars and have them shipped over there for free in 2 months, Chevy would cost $6,000 and 4 months. I literally :barf: this was in May 2010 and i was not getting a Camaro. Well i got orders in june to come back to the states(FL) ETA of OCT 2010. well my BMW was euro-spec and couldn't be shipped back..... sooo i bought a 93 honda accord lx:facepalm: FML! Well after ALOT of moving problems i finally settled into FL and had to drive by a Chevy dealership EVERYDAY on my way to work.. oh the angony of look at the pretty SS from my honda:(. About a month of this torture and i caved, came home on 11-1-10 and told the wife " dont look @ the credit card statement" she looked at me very confused and said " WHY?" then i had to explain on how i made the order depsoit on my NEW 2011 CGM SS/RS:happyanim::happyanim::happyanim:. BTW not a fun conversation:facepalm: anyways.

DCC1464 02-26-2012 12:46 PM

Start the Modding Addiction : YEAR 2011
Jan-Jul - pics
Windows tinted to 15% ceramic all around
Bigworm Bowtie black-outs (front,back,wheel caps)
roto-fab intake CGM
Elite Engineering Catch Can
loyd floor mats
Front footwell lighting
glovebox light
AAC led interior conversion lights
muffler delete done (compromised with the wife she wanted a cat, I wanted car parts:thumbup:)

Jul-Sept
THEN I ran out of MONEY :cry:
But lady luck was on my side, I recieved a tasking for a 3month slot to a lovely navel base called PAX RIVER NAS:barf:(jk) and begain to miss my car dearly.Well when your getting extra money and miss your car, what do you do? SHOP FOR PARTS!

Oct - pics
Street Scene lower grille ducts no grille
Heritage Grille painted CGM
BMR split drop 1.4/1.0 lowering springs
AAC sidemarkers CGM/tinted
AAC led Foglight
Complete Bigworm light blackout kit
4 pack gauge cluster
black-out taillight bezels

Nov - pics
Rear footwell lighting
Black-out Camaro on fender
Black-out rims (plasti-dip for now)
Sub-thump sub box 2X12's
ADM race scoop w/ ROTO-FAB WW relocation

Dec - pics
Bigworm Gill type 2 vinyl
Emblem pros dash plaque

DCC1464 02-26-2012 12:59 PM

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here some pics of the first round of mods
Front bowtie blacked out and Roto-fab intake
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=50729
my new loyds floor mats
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=55765
ditched those HUGE trash cans!
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=64453

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=42799
Hertiage grille and street scene lower ducts
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=63877
My BMR drop springs
Attachment 354582
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=63960
AAC CGM/Tinted sidemarkers
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=64465
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=64464
Just a cool pic of sidemarkers
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=64467
New blacked out rear end
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=76110
New Front Face
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=64192
added the 4 gauge cluster
Attachment 377012

DCC1464 02-26-2012 01:15 PM

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Nov round of mods
Black-out my rims
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=70537
blacked-out the camaro lettering
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/pictur...ictureid=75365
front and rear footwell lighting
Attachment 377009

aquablueL99 02-26-2012 01:37 PM

DCC1464,
Nice build. Love the CGM and what you have done so far to make it yours...The wife is surely proud of you by now??!!...:thumbup:.. Keep up the nice work and keep the pix coming...:chevy:

dmwhiteman 02-26-2012 02:38 PM

Looks great! I really like the blacked out lettering.

RED DEMON SS 02-26-2012 03:02 PM

Looking real good man, welcome to the world of modding your Camaro addiction, classes start at noon!

I'll start first, my name is Tim and i am an addict, my drug of choice is my Camaro and i cannot stop spending money on it!

DCC1464 02-26-2012 03:31 PM

thanks guys Hope to get a new camera soon and post up some more pics. (lost my last camera)

Jeff_SS 02-26-2012 04:00 PM

Looks great, please post more pics of it (like a side shot with the doors closed this time) with the black rims.
Love it.

DCC1464 03-06-2012 01:32 AM

added Under the Stars photography shoot album
had some army guy (he was in uniform) in a white v-6 try to get all up in my pics for a while, dude was all up on my bumper at one point. i hope he is not a member here

DCC1464 03-21-2012 10:36 AM

well, ordered my MPD-1 hood and group buy just closed out on the LTZ front bumper,
Now the wait begins for my cosmetic overhaul!
Its is gona be SICK. now just gota figure out which spolier and side skirts to go with

DCC1464 04-12-2012 04:58 PM

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some pics of my bigworm gill decals
Attachment 357625
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DCC1464 04-15-2012 12:37 AM

well finally got my halo's done
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PnobzOBwCQQ&list=HL1334467596&feature=mh_l olz

DCC1464 05-27-2012 12:44 PM

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heres some low quality pics of my new hood / bowtie / ABL
MPD-1 Z-Force hood
Attachment 377013
Attachment 377014
Black Chrome and CGM rear bowtie
Attachment 377015
Door and Dash abl trim
Attachment 377016
Attachment 377017

pierre777 05-27-2012 01:11 PM

Awesome build man reminds me a Lot of my car , good work bro keep it up.

DCC1464 07-12-2012 09:19 PM

well just got my ABL dash kit in today, should have installed this weekend. will update with pics!

pierre777 07-13-2012 12:34 AM

:popcorn:

DCC1464 08-24-2012 12:02 PM

well, Dash ABL mod has been kicking my A$$ and I'm still not happy with the way it turned out, will have to re-attack this,
Good news is my front bumper finally shipped should be at my paint guy/body shop some time next week. I'm thinking that the LTZ bumper and ZL1 Rockers might just make a perfect match. Well see on which rockers I'm gona go with, either the OEM GFX or ZL1

DCC1464 09-10-2012 11:17 AM

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Well I Got the LTZ Rideskinz bumper in and car is currently in the shop. If all go's according to plan car will come back with new bumper and some sideskirts
here a few teaser pics of the bumper
Attachment 421142
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pierre777 09-10-2012 12:14 PM

Hell yeah man that bumper looks killer sick bro keep em cominn.

thespymaster 09-10-2012 12:22 PM

That front fascia is bad a$$

DCC1464 09-10-2012 03:02 PM

thanks guys !

orange10s.c. 09-10-2012 10:01 PM

This bumper needs alot of work though !!! We will make it work....


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