Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
sjm autoprod
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 30 of 332
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Lacpac
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 02-03-2016, 01:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 141
Posted By Lacpac
Camaro5 web usage as a percentage of 5th Gens sold

Just curious how many 5th gen Camaro owners have engaged with this website? In other words, add-up all the 5th Gen Camaro's sold and compare it to the unique visitors and users of this website. Of...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-20-2016, 04:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,928
Posted By Lacpac
Re: Revived thread. There is still value to new...

Re: Revived thread. There is still value to new Cam5 members, so additional information never hurts. I've learned a lot from old threads with new additional info on them.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 01-13-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 7,569
Posted By Lacpac
I've experienced no change in mpg with the VTC...

I've experienced no change in mpg with the VTC and I leave it at SP5.
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-06-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,010
Posted By Lacpac
I've seen throttle controls from China at...

I've seen throttle controls from China at www.dhgate.com but the savings isn't that great. I'd rather deal with someone on this side of the pond. Regarding Chinese Products, we use to think the...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-06-2016, 12:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,006
Posted By Lacpac
Good dry filter. Look at a Donaldson Powercore...

Good dry filter. Look at a Donaldson Powercore filter. Made for a Cai tube, not drop in. The Technology in these filters is amazing. Greater airflow than stock yet better dust collection than...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 01-04-2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,426
Posted By Lacpac
Update on roof ding. Got my roof ding fixed,...

Update on roof ding. Got my roof ding fixed, hood ding, and three small dents in the door pannel for $150 by going to the PDR guys house. He is truly and artist at what he does. Very satisfied. ...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-17-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 946
Posted By Lacpac
I'm having one done this weekend, and will let...

I'm having one done this weekend, and will let you know how it goes. Darn recycle bin slipped out of my hand and dinged the hood about 18 inches up from the grill.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-17-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 4,764
Posted By Lacpac
The only person you need approval from is...

The only person you need approval from is yourself. Enjoy it. When someone hassles you about it being a V6, ask them what kind of Camaro they drive.
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-08-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By Lacpac
It's the hose. My Elite made a loud hissing...

It's the hose. My Elite made a loud hissing sound when first installed. The hose id is not perfectly round. By rotating it on the fittings (each end) an equal amount, like 45 degrees, the hiss...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-24-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 665
Posted By Lacpac
While you're doing a google search, look-up...

While you're doing a google search, look-up Donaldson powercore filters. This is a nice option on the Volant Cold Air intakes if you are looking for a dry filter with better airflow than the stock...
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-16-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 12,504
Posted By Lacpac
My other car is a 2.0 Ecoboost Escape. They are...

My other car is a 2.0 Ecoboost Escape. They are great driving cars and when you hit the gas, you've got to hold on tight with that 270 pounds of torque steer. If you look at the torque curve it's...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-05-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 9,405
Posted By Lacpac
Wheel Dollies with cardboard on the floor...

Wheel Dollies with cardboard on the floor snuggled up against an insulated garage wall. Sta-bil in the tank and C-Tec Charger under the hood. New oil or at least fairly fresh with less than 1000...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-05-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By Lacpac
Sean, there are a ton of thread on here with...

Sean, there are a ton of thread on here with ideas. Depends how deep you want to go with mods. In my opinion, the first thing I would do is get a good Oil Catch Can to keep oil from recirculating...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-28-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By Lacpac
Mounted mine above the steering column just below...

Mounted mine above the steering column just below the middle display with heavy duty velcro. The unit is small and the red led display blends into the dash colors well. Box is mounted with velcro...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-28-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By Lacpac
The hissing is normal. If it's an annoying...

The hissing is normal. If it's an annoying pitch, try rotating the hose 45 degrees or so on the fittings. I found that by twisting the hose and re-tightening, the pitch "hiss" changes. Don't know...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-26-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,230
Posted By Lacpac
Very nice and clean looking. Sometimes more is...

Very nice and clean looking. Sometimes more is less. Like tight is tight and too tight is broke. Picture in thread above with black strip is pretty sharp too. Not overkill.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-26-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,534
Posted By Lacpac
Not alot of "big" differences compared to other...

Not alot of "big" differences compared to other car redesigns. 6th Gen front is nice but the rest goes to the fifth. Dump that WRX Spoiler!
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-22-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By Lacpac
When wife was a girl friend 30 years ago she had...

When wife was a girl friend 30 years ago she had a '79 Camaro, then came kids and 2 mini-vans, now SHE has the 5th Gen Camaro and I drive the crappy 15 year old mini-van. Always wanted to do that...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-21-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,137
Posted By Lacpac
Sounds nice! I went MRT2, but the Resonated X...

Sounds nice! I went MRT2, but the Resonated X pipe and Muffler Delete would be my close second choice and seems to sound very similar... maybe a little more aggressive with the X Pipe and Delete. ...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-19-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,017
Posted By Lacpac
At cold start up it's a little too loud but once...

At cold start up it's a little too loud but once the idle drops it's just right. the drone at highway speed definitely mellows over time. It takes a good 5-10k miles to "season" for lack of a...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-19-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,937
Posted By Lacpac
Yup, MRT 2 Tips and I take 10 seconds and wipe...

Yup, MRT 2 Tips and I take 10 seconds and wipe them down each night. they clean super easy. Burn 92 octane top tier gas but don't think that makes any difference.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-16-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 862
Posted By Lacpac
I can't wait to read all the jackwads on the...

I can't wait to read all the jackwads on the Camaro6 forum telling the turbo 4 cyclinder guys they need 4 more cylinders. I bet that will be real funny, so entertaining, cutting edge, and never get...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-15-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,214
Posted By Lacpac
Yes, I have an MRT exhaust as well and it does...

Yes, I have an MRT exhaust as well and it does mask the sound of the cold air intake except during low gear acceleration, when i can still hear a low gurgling growl from the CAI. I have a VMAX and...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-15-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,565
Posted By Lacpac
Helium in the tires sheds 100 pds. ; - )

Helium in the tires sheds 100 pds. ; - )
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-14-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 930
Posted By Lacpac
Wow, That's the first time I've heard claims that...

Wow, That's the first time I've heard claims that oiled filters actually filter better than paper media. I currently own oiled and dry filters, and for different reasons. Based on my reading and...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-13-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 930
Posted By Lacpac
I wanted an R2C for my `12 V6 but they never got...

I wanted an R2C for my `12 V6 but they never got around to making the kit. I have a friend who use to distribute for them and says they make a quality product. Especially their dry filters which...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-28-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,121
Posted By Lacpac
I get that same sound on my 2012 LFX, usually...

I get that same sound on my 2012 LFX, usually around 40-45 mph. Someone told me it is a tab on the exhaust up around the cats that rattles. I haven't had it up in the air enough to check it out. ...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-23-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,275
Posted By Lacpac
VMAX PTB and VTC, 6 months no issues. 2012 LFX...

VMAX PTB and VTC, 6 months no issues. 2012 LFX Auto Trans, Volant CAI with Dry Filter. SP5 all the time.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-22-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,838
Posted By Lacpac
VTC installed in March this year. End of Sept...

VTC installed in March this year. End of Sept and still no issues. VMAX PTB, no tune. Drive on SP5 all the time. Never change it. If I ever get a tune, I'll dump the VTC.
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-16-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,632
Posted By Lacpac
Saw the specs from GM on the performance numbers...

Saw the specs from GM on the performance numbers for the 2016. I'm sure they're better but I'm skeptical until we get some forum guys posting their experience. V6 gains 13hp loses 300 pounds and...
Showing results 1 to 30 of 332

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.