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KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:50 PM

Bad RS
 
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http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...ps0748ce5f.jpg

Current Photo:

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/attach...1&d=1342240149

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...2012/dunes.jpg


Here is the build journal for my 2011 LLT/RS A6. Purchased 03/14/2011.
Here is the first shot of my car, only owned a few hours.

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/.../download3.jpg

Here is what my car looked like when I purchased it new. Check out the awesome factory pinstripe !!!

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/camaro-7.jpg

Here is my first mod:

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/.../download2.jpg

I got married in May, and handed my car over to Pete at Showstopper to work his magic while I was sunning in Mexico! Here is some of his handy work. He installed the MPD1 Spoiler and the Heritage grille, as well as painting the 45th anniversary inspired RS stripes.

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/CIMG4567.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/CIMG4568.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/CIMG4569.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/CIMG4578.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/CIMG4581.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/CIMG4582.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/CIMG4580.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/.../download4.jpg

KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:51 PM

Here she is after:

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...ar/45new-1.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/L1040123.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/L1040124.jpg

The stripes are Cyber Gray Metallic with Red metal flake instead of Blue.

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/L1040144.jpg

Here is the car with Heritage wheels installed for winter. Thanks svtjackal !

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...r/download.jpg

And here is my latest mod :)

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...at102415PM.png

I have several things planned over the winter, I will have some mockups of these mods to post soon !!

KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:52 PM

Installed a Ported Throttle Body from Mike Norris motorsports. This is my first engine mod, I wanted to install this first before everything else, to see if it indeed made a difference. It did indeed make a difference in the dead spot, the v6's have. Also improved throttle response. Next up is a CAI as soon as I decide which one I want.

KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:52 PM

Black Bezels and Tinted Tails via Dark SS Thanks, Dan! Your car lives on!

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...0/IMG_6060.jpg

KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:53 PM

I was working on a center cap project for my New Ruff Racing wheels, I took the caps apart and I painted the center disk black. But before I put them back together I stumbled upon a place that makes replacement center disks for center caps. I ordered two sets, one set with Chevy Flags and the other set with Silver Chevy emblems. I just cleaned up the center caps and installed the new disks and they look great. Hopefully they hold up, if not I have a second set or the original disks I painted black. Hopefully have the wheels on this weekend.

Orginals:
http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...ods/photo2.jpg

Taken Apart:
http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...ods/photo3.jpg

New Disks installed:
http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...ods/photo4.jpg

Here is a pic of both sets:
http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...photo4xxss.jpg

KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:54 PM

Solo Cat Back exhaust went on last weekend. I have to admit initially I did not like the sound, but when I got my CAI intake the next week and installed it, it sounded a million times better !!!

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...s/L1040280.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...s/L1040278.jpg

KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:54 PM

Pics of the CAI cold air intake install: This intake made all the difference in the way the SOLO cat back exhaust sounds! I got the powder coated intake from JDP Motorsports for $50 cheaper than anywhere else. Also here you can see my Vmax Ported throttle body.

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...s/L1040273.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...s/L1040274.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...s/L1040276.jpg

Now if I could just find my engine cover :(

KidKilowatt 03-26-2012 06:55 PM

Gina had a great idea to road trip to the dunes, we stopped and took some pics of the car with the new mods !!! Dunes trip could be a fun cruise destination.

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...2012/dunes.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...12/dunes-8.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...12/dunes-7.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...12/dunes-6.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...12/dunes-5.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...12/dunes-4.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...12/dunes-3.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...12/dunes-2.jpg

camaro_RS 03-26-2012 09:34 PM

Awesome work on your car, man! Looks great. Love the custom paint job and your other mods!! Wish I'd gotten the black powdercoated CAI like you. Oh well....maybe that gives me an excuse to make mine white instead, haha. Keep up the good work.

KidKilowatt 04-06-2012 08:19 PM

Thanks !

Sleez 04-06-2012 08:25 PM

could you let me know who did your center caps.

KidKilowatt 04-06-2012 08:46 PM

I got them from here http://www.makingitdigital.net/store...=Center-Cap-GM They are slightly flexible, I believe they are designed to go over your existing center caps, but since I already had mine in 2 pieces, I used them in place of my center cap disks. So far held up for a few hundred miles, a few rain storms and today a power car wash.

Sleez 04-06-2012 08:59 PM

thanks

KidKilowatt 04-15-2012 02:14 PM

Engine Cover pics, I had the painted by Pete at http://www.showstopperaccessories.com/ I am still working on the round center emblem.

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...ers/cotm-5.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...vers/cotmf.jpg

InfernoSS88 04-15-2012 02:24 PM

Gorgeous car man. I'm from plainfield/Joliet..maybe we can get together or something at a show or so..or at least lemme know who does yor body work! PM me any info you can bud..you have a sexy sweet ride

Infinite-T 04-15-2012 03:08 PM

That looks amazing bro! Your whole care looks awesome!

midnighter 04-15-2012 03:19 PM

Your Camaro RS looks amazing. Great job.

KidKilowatt 04-15-2012 03:26 PM

Thanks, I appreciate your comments !

aquablueL99 04-15-2012 05:03 PM

KidKilowatt
Your car looks great. I love the look of the wheels...they are wonderful. The engine cover...WOW...Nicely done....:chevy:

1954 Belair-man 04-15-2012 05:15 PM

Very nice, beautiful Camaro all your efforts are payimg off

KidKilowatt 06-22-2012 08:39 PM

Engine cover update:
http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...000/cotm-2.jpg
http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...0/download.jpg

http://i1094.photobucket.com/albums/...000/iphone.jpg

KidKilowatt 07-13-2012 11:30 PM

3 Attachment(s)
Had the reverse hood kit from Halo Supercars installed by Showstopper Friday.

http://www.showstopperaccessories.com/



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Camaroowner77 07-14-2012 12:00 AM

Hey you goin to morris tomorrow or the show?

KidKilowatt 07-14-2012 12:22 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Camaroowner77 (Post 5286236)
Hey you goin to morris tomorrow or the show?

Maybe,
I really want to, but I have company in town. But I'm going to try and make it.

HorsePower-Freak 07-14-2012 12:25 AM

NICE!:coolpics:


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