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

Showing results 1 to 30 of 500
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Dexman1349
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Today, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 152
Posted By Dexman1349
It's a steady whine and gets louder the faster...

It's a steady whine and gets louder the faster you go. After driving to Utah and back, I've gotten used to it. The big issue is that you can't really undo that mod without replacing the entire diff.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 05:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 152
Posted By Dexman1349
From the looks of your picture it's too late for...

From the looks of your picture it's too late for my comment: avoid the diff bushings unless you like the noise. It's the one "upgrade" I regret when on the highway.

I would suggest going with the...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 05:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 255
Posted By Dexman1349
I would hate to give bad advice because I've...

I would hate to give bad advice because I've never had to fix it before. I default to some more qualified than me.

That being said, I believe going through the full process again should fix it.
...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 255
Posted By Dexman1349
I was told the bedding process for performance...

I was told the bedding process for performance pads are 5 stops from 30-0 using moderate pressure, then 5 more from 60-10 using hard pressure (but not hard enough to engage ABS). This is one...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 02:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 780
Posted By Dexman1349
Note: they are only a cheaper option if you buy...

Note: they are only a cheaper option if you buy used/take-offs. New OEM springs are actually more expensive than BMR lowering springs (~$280 for all 4 corners).
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 01:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 255
Posted By Dexman1349
How did you bed the pads?

How did you bed the pads?
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 01:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,846
Posted By Dexman1349
Even the stock SS wheels fit just fine. In fact,...

Even the stock SS wheels fit just fine. In fact, they actually create more clearance and give the impression you might actually be able to fit an 18" wheel if you wanted...
...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 01:50 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 21,555
Posted By Dexman1349
Yes they do (installed last week by JDP): ...

Yes they do (installed last week by JDP):

https://scontent-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/10702012_923547610991933_6312577932152774201_n.jpg?oh=b2fec079bbd620f5843c81097d55c37b&oe=54B75DD5
...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 01:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,849
Posted By Dexman1349
Endlinks were failing and the Spohn arms weren't...

Endlinks were failing and the Spohn arms weren't properly adjusted. I removed the failing Pfadt endlinks and put the stock links back on and had the arms readjusted and everything feels better now....
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Yesterday, 01:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 780
Posted By Dexman1349
I did a few other mods at the same time (trailing...

I did a few other mods at the same time (trailing arms, solid subframe bushings, & springs) so I couldn't really say for sure. Ride is stiffer, but still smooth.
Forum: Member Car Journals Yesterday, 01:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,954
Posted By Dexman1349
As expected, JDP delivered. Everything went...

As expected, JDP delivered. Everything went smoothly. Figured out the main problem with the suspension was that the Pfadt endlinks were failing. My right rear was jacked pretty good and both fronts...
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 10-15-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 78
Posted By Dexman1349
I should have some stock SS brake lines and...

I should have some stock SS brake lines and rotors available after this weekend (55k miles). I'm still using my calipers though.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-15-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 780
Posted By Dexman1349
I put ZL1 springs on my SS and it dropped ~3/4",...

I put ZL1 springs on my SS and it dropped ~3/4", although I have not measured the drop since I installed them back over the 4th of July weekend.

Part numbers:
20954688 (Front ZL1)
20942619 (Rear...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-15-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,849
Posted By Dexman1349
Quick update: Spohn reviewed the arms and...

Quick update:
Spohn reviewed the arms and determined there was nothing wrong with them (big surprise).

At this point I have two thoughts on the car:
1) Spohn is not owning up to their problem...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-14-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,762
Posted By Dexman1349
Depends on the age/mileage of the vehicle. ...

Depends on the age/mileage of the vehicle. Something that hasn't moved for 4 years / 50k miles can be locked in there pretty tight.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-14-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,762
Posted By Dexman1349
After 2 hours of messing around on the first...

After 2 hours of messing around on the first bushing, I was starting to consider a purchase of the removal tool. Granted, I didn't fully drop the cradle and was doing all of the work under a car...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-13-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,762
Posted By Dexman1349
22845487 You can find a set of take-offs in...

22845487

You can find a set of take-offs in the classified section for under $100.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-13-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 650
Posted By Dexman1349
Damn I've had several of these bolts out...

Damn

I've had several of these bolts out when doing my own mods. Hope they are still ok...
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 10-10-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By Dexman1349
It would also fit some of the newer convertibles....

It would also fit some of the newer convertibles. The verts didn't go with the FE4 until 2013 I believe.
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 10-10-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By Dexman1349
This. He is very friendly to the Camaro Club...

This. He is very friendly to the Camaro Club here in Denver.

https://www.facebook.com/Wyospeed?ref=br_tf
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-10-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 566
Posted By Dexman1349
I know it's not an apples to apples comparison...

I know it's not an apples to apples comparison (Pfadt sport sways, 3-way rear, non-adjustible front), but I have my rears set to stiffest. I prefer having oversteer.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-10-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By Dexman1349
Install write up from the DIY section: ...

Install write up from the DIY section:
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=56127

Spring compressors are not needed. It makes things a little easier, but even my skinny ass was able to...
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 10-10-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By Dexman1349
Very interested. How many miles?

Very interested. How many miles?
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 10-10-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Dexman1349
I'll be at JDP Motorsports next week having some...

I'll be at JDP Motorsports next week having some other suspension work done, I'll just have them do it while they are under there.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 10-10-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,076
Posted By Dexman1349
The only thing that seems to be "revolutionary"...

The only thing that seems to be "revolutionary" about it is the change of the platform. Smaller chassis = lighter car, and a lighter car with a similar engine = better performance. GM is doing...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-09-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 43,305
Posted By Dexman1349
I was going to suggest the Hotchkiss, but Pete's...

I was going to suggest the Hotchkiss, but Pete's response above would have me waiting.

Pete, stop teasing!
Forum: ZL1 Parts 10-09-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By Dexman1349
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-08-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 21,555
Posted By Dexman1349
Just bought them, $480 shipped for all 4 corners...

Just bought them, $480 shipped for all 4 corners (dimpled & slotted) with the premium pads. They will be installed next weekend along with stainless steel lines & Motul RBF600 brake fluid. I will...
Forum: ZL1 Parts 10-08-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By Dexman1349
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0055AT7PE/ref=oh...

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0055AT7PE/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s01?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: Pay It Forward and Free Give Aways 10-07-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,380
Posted By Dexman1349
I have a full cat-back on the south side of...

I have a full cat-back on the south side of Denver.
Showing results 1 to 30 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:35 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.