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Forum: Forced Induction - V8 08-28-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,051
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
I'm not that familiar with the RX Catch can, so I...

I'm not that familiar with the RX Catch can, so I would double check. \
specially that check valve make sure its not backwards.



Right, the no throttle = no smoke is simply the exhaust gases...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 08-26-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,051
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Hey buddy, are you venting your crank case to...

Hey buddy,
are you venting your crank case to atmosphere?
Perhaps with a catch can...
The oil return line is lower than the oil level like someone else before me said.
and if you have excessive...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-24-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
I've been Running BCs with the SWIFT Spring...

I've been Running BCs with the SWIFT Spring Upgrade for some time now.
They are valve from factory for the SWIFT springs and the Camaro.
people here have some valid points on the reasons for cheap...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 08-24-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,051
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Richj92 It's a bit tough to tell if the...

Richj92

It's a bit tough to tell if the Turbo is leaking again.
I would sugest to remove the Turbo and remove the Turb HSG only and inspect the
heat shroud. if the Heat shroud is full of oil...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 08-19-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Need to know a bit more about the tune. but in...

Need to know a bit more about the tune.
but in general you will be ok with the current tune.
removing restrictions is OK. adding restrictions is a NO without a retune.



assuming the tune was...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 08-18-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 504
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
What Nyrfan said! use this with an orbital...

What Nyrfan said!

use this with an orbital machine..
works really well!!
http://www.amazon.com/Meguiars-G17616-SwirlX-Swirl-Remover/dp/B001O7I7H6
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-18-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 11,246
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
I guess a lot of people are having this issue. ...

I guess a lot of people are having this issue.

back when I searched for it I couldn't find anything...
my car is not stock at all so dealer warranty was out of the question for me.
but for...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 08-14-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,051
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
logically thinking, If you remove the thermostat...

logically thinking, If you remove the thermostat you should than be able to test the entire system for leaks. or have the engine hot enough that the thermostat is open.
unless the tester you are...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 08-14-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,051
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
wow thats a lot of OIL!!! are you sure its...

wow thats a lot of OIL!!!
are you sure its white smoke?

I recently had a similar thing happen to my turbo.
blew the turbine side seal. it would blow white smoke ish bluish it honestly changed...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 08-14-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 692
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Genius!!!! Wished I'd knew about this...

Genius!!!!

Wished I'd knew about this before.
I had no choise but to buy A gauge pod...
I don't like to advertise "I'm boosted" to anyone... lol

Great post buddy!!
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-14-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 433
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
11" on the back. my setup is rather strange... ...

11" on the back.
my setup is rather strange...
when I upgraded my brakes the Rotor hat (the part that attaches to the wheel hub) was thinner than the stock rotors. so it tucked the wheels in.
I...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-14-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,282
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Funny, I just used this pic not 5 mins ago in...

Funny, I just used this pic not 5 mins ago in another topic.
Coilovers is the way to go if you want to have an aggressive lowered stance and good ride quality. I had H&R springs before and they...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-14-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 433
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
No Problems here, about 2 years with them......

No Problems here, about 2 years with them... lighter than the stock ones...
ZL1 offsets + H&R spacers to flush them with the fender.
295/35/20 Rear, 275/35/20 Front....
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-22-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 573
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
I DD my car 104K miles on the odometer. only...

I DD my car 104K miles on the odometer.
only way to keep the swirls out is to wax the car with "swirl remover" using an orbital polisher.:frusty:...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-22-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Ok, also check your MAF sensor make sure its not...

Ok, also check your MAF sensor make sure its not dirty and properly plug-in.
If your intake filter is Oil base it can sometimes mess with the MAF.
just some basic things...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-22-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Did you experience this same problem before...

Did you experience this same problem before adding the additive or changing the oil and all that? unless you build the motor there is no need for a break in period on a turbo. not that it should...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-18-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,501
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Yup Im lowered about...

Yup Im lowered about 2":fear:http://www.camaro5.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=15337&pictureid=122771
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-17-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,501
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
hahaha I know the feeling. I've gotten quite good...

hahaha I know the feeling. I've gotten quite good at selling it to the wife! lmao:smoking::sm0:
but sometimes!!!! i just:mad0259:

ask the kids if you have some, they are masters at it! :rolleyes:
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-17-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,501
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
alright folks, sorry for delay first attempt at...

alright folks,
sorry for delay first attempt at recording with a GoPro was unsuccessful lol
but here it is, also sorry for the crappy view of the cutout location, but my car is too darn low. any...
Forum: USA - New England 06-12-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Nice!! Congrats! :thumb: one more turbo Camaro...

Nice!! Congrats! :thumb:
one more turbo Camaro out there!
the look on peoples faces when they hear a turbo V8 Camaro, Priceless.:biggrin:
not a lot of those here in my side of the pond...:iono:
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-12-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,501
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
No Problem !! :) btw I havent forgotten...

No Problem !! :)


btw I havent forgotten about you guys.

I have the raw video I just need to edit the boring parts and put it together. Its been raining here in Cali:der: so WOT runs...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-08-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,501
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
I'm not running cats, & think most people dont. ...

I'm not running cats, & think most people dont.
you need a good tuner that will properly tune the CAT overtemp parameters. you'll need high temp EGT sensors right before each cat bank.
OEM...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-06-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,501
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
lol my current exhaust setup is quiet while the...

lol my current exhaust setup is quiet while the cutout is closed.
Turbo->Magnaflow Resonated X Pipe->& Flowmaster Axel back
its very nice for FWY and overall "SLEEPER" on the street. I drive like...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-05-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,501
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Feel to believe!! or in this case... just see...

Chriss Thank you!
I've sinse intalled an electric exhaust cutout right after the Downpipe and the turbo whistle is super loud thru the exhaust! ****ing LOVE it! like Diesel Turbo Loud! hahaha...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-05-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Dont forget the ADM fuel pump Control Module so...

Dont forget the ADM fuel pump Control Module so you can actualy take advantage of the extra flow :thumbsup:
Forum: Canada 06-01-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 533
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Glad to hear other people share my enthusiasm :)...

Glad to hear other people share my enthusiasm :) :pop2:
stage two kit is sort off my child lol

BTW we recently did a 3" electric cutout on the down pipe, Love love love the turbo sound that...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 05-18-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,430
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
With that Duration & LSA I calculated a 11.5...

With that Duration & LSA I calculated a 11.5 Valve overlap.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 05-18-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,430
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
Makes sense, more and more people are actually...

Makes sense, more and more people are actually getting some validation out of their setups. modern engines call for some more sophisticated tuning tools and give actual data feedback.

I still...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 05-18-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,430
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
what are the specs on your cam? I'm cammed too...

what are the specs on your cam?
I'm cammed too but checked to make sure it was good for a turbo setup.
I was told lift and duration, among others which can influence your torque curve.
I needed to...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 05-06-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,309
Posted By CamaroSS sleeper
It appears that in your coil setup you have an...

It appears that in your coil setup you have an additional "rubber insert"?

I dont remember that when I did mine but its been so long.
On the top of the sprin I can clearly see where last coil...
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