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Forum: Dragstrip and Launch Techniques Discussion Yesterday, 07:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 263
Posted By alaskacamaro
Driver and car. The 1LE had wider tires so...

Driver and car.

The 1LE had wider tires so they can be a tad slower at a drag strip plus those stock F1's are not good for hooking. Seen several stock and modded ZL1's have 120 trap speeds but...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions Yesterday, 04:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,658
Posted By alaskacamaro
None of them are parking wrong, just ask them. ...

None of them are parking wrong, just ask them. The world revolves around them remember..:bonk:
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions Yesterday, 01:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,216
Posted By alaskacamaro
Thanks for the reminder. That's one filter that...

Thanks for the reminder. That's one filter that seems to be universally forgotten.
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-27-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,829
Posted By alaskacamaro
3.91 gears are the way to go in an LS3. Plenty...

3.91 gears are the way to go in an LS3. Plenty of perceived acceleration after the install.

Although I have heard N/A is the best setup for those gears and if you plan to FI you should go with...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-27-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 659
Posted By alaskacamaro
If your concerned about something going bang...

If your concerned about something going bang after the warranty expires, I would buy the extended warranty that should bump your bumper to bumper up to 7 yrs/100K miles.

As stated, your most...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-27-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 484
Posted By alaskacamaro
A third GM recall on the Camaro (parody)

GM issues third recall on all 2010-2014 Chevrolet Camaros


According to an unnamed source at GM, there has been a new recall placed on new and used Camaros due to an “unintentional impact with...
Forum: Dragstrip and Launch Techniques Discussion 07-25-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,345
Posted By alaskacamaro
Good job I've been posting on another thread...

Good job

I've been posting on another thread over this exact topic and some ppl are having a hard time believing me. Sure, the car is more than superior in performance but driver skill is a huge...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-25-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,634
Posted By alaskacamaro
Anything can be done with enough cash and...

Anything can be done with enough cash and knowledge. Just because we see a lot of "ricer" civics doesn't mean there are a few built well.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-23-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 693
Posted By alaskacamaro
:popcorn: So true

:popcorn: So true
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-21-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 874
Posted By alaskacamaro
Agreed I rented a CTS this past spring in...

Agreed

I rented a CTS this past spring in vegas. Ride was very very nice and interior quality was leaps ahead of an SS. Very tight fitting for four normal size adults particularly in the back.
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-21-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,421
Posted By alaskacamaro
I would post stock times but I did not start...

I would post stock times but I did not start racing until after my mods.

I agree. The listed cars with equal driver skill would win or just flat out destroy me. I guess I was trying to...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-21-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,474
Posted By alaskacamaro
LTH and tune first. Making your engine efficient...

LTH and tune first. Making your engine efficient air pump is the best starting foundation, then add a cam for an additional 60+whp.

If I had to do it over I would have done the LTH, CAI and Cam...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-21-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 6,614
Posted By alaskacamaro
That really sucks.. Unfortunately car...

That really sucks..

Unfortunately car thieves are becoming more and more technology savy. Onstar is easy to bypass if you know where to look (most do now). I advise install a separate GPS with...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-20-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,421
Posted By alaskacamaro
^^^^This this this I am not an expert by any...

^^^^This this this

I am not an expert by any stretch. After I would finish I would watch the cars I won against as they raced against others. I most cases they would just spin out and continue...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-20-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By alaskacamaro
OP what are your overall goals for the car? ...

OP what are your overall goals for the car? Drag, track, autocross?

Auto's built and tuned right will make a much better drag platform while a manual seems to fare better on a track.

An L99...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-20-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,421
Posted By alaskacamaro
I dunno about the worse driver but his 1/4 was 19...

I dunno about the worse driver but his 1/4 was 19 and change. Wish I had the slip still or the gf had taken a pic in the bleachers. Driver wasn't very sociable and after his one run, just left the...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-20-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,395
Posted By alaskacamaro
Not sure in NY allows studded tires but I would...

Not sure in NY allows studded tires but I would get a set of Glacier II's if they do. If not, Blizzack tires are the next best option. Not cheap but you don't want to skip on providing quality...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-20-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,421
Posted By alaskacamaro
2013 Shelby GT500, 2009 Porsche Turbo S, Audi...

2013 Shelby GT500, 2009 Porsche Turbo S, Audi S4/S5, 2013 ZL1, 2010 C6 Grand Sport.

Note: I did not race my car stock and these were won with my current setup (bolt-ons, suspension, 3.91 gears)....
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-19-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,754
Posted By alaskacamaro
I've heard of stock axles breaking on just...

I've heard of stock axles breaking on just bolt-ons. Hell, driveshafts have snapped using launch control on a stock car.

Not surprised your axles went with your power, especially if you launch...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-18-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,327
Posted By alaskacamaro
I don't care what issues the net reports, you...

I don't care what issues the net reports, you need to forge the internals in the engine and heads with that kind of power. Your doubling the output of a motor and while the block may handle it the...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-14-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,150
Posted By alaskacamaro
What Tyler said. However, stock exhaust...

What Tyler said.

However, stock exhaust is pretty restrictive and can really hold back potential. Their are plenty of good quality companies making systems that will keep your emissions legal...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-14-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By alaskacamaro
Your first few times at the track should be about...

Your first few times at the track should be about learning the feel of your car and building up your skills. Ignore times and practice doing proper launches and shifts.

People are not going...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-14-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,139
Posted By alaskacamaro
lol Any car that is putting 600+ whp down...

lol

Any car that is putting 600+ whp down should have numbers like that. What I am interested in is seeing if the new Challenger can turn AND the MSRP, which I am guessing is going to be way...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-14-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 670
Posted By alaskacamaro
None of your listed mods should require a tune to...

None of your listed mods should require a tune to work. A properly installed ported TB should actually improve throttle response.

The first thing I would look at is your MAF sensor. If you...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-08-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,193
Posted By alaskacamaro
I have been shifting at 6400 in every gear when I...

I have been shifting at 6400 in every gear when I drag and that really seems to be the best way to maximize the power in that gear (at least until fourth).

Cruising around town I shift...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-08-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,922
Posted By alaskacamaro
Still looks like its not a track car.. Also,...

Still looks like its not a track car..

Also, hope the "red" key is not meant for track use only and will void some stupid warranty of you use it on any normal street.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-08-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,326
Posted By alaskacamaro
3.91 should have been the standard gears in all...

3.91 should have been the standard gears in all SS manuals.

So should a ported TB.

OP, let the modding begin..:drool:
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 07-08-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,198
Posted By alaskacamaro
If you have a 275 rear, a 245 front would work...

If you have a 275 rear, a 245 front would work but as other have said, your front and rear tires must be 1/2" or shorter in height of each other or it will throw your ABS into a fit.
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 07-08-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,379
Posted By alaskacamaro
So far most gen 5 cam around have been very...

So far most gen 5 cam around have been very reliable as long as they are not abused.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-08-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,709
Posted By alaskacamaro
You would think so but every car had bad times. ...

You would think so but every car had bad times. Supercharged/turbocharged vettes we're doing 14's. 700hp ZL1 did 12.5... In fact most FI cars averaged 14-12.

That was my first time at a drag...
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