Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
River City Camaro Customs
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 30 of 68
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: SonomaJohn
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-30-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,057
Posted By SonomaJohn
OOPS :facepalm:

OOPS :facepalm:
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-30-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,057
Posted By SonomaJohn
Look closely at the options sheet. What is...

Look closely at the options sheet. What is available is the dual chrome exhaust outlets on both sides. The dual mode exhaust is the line above which shows not available.

Sorry Guys:(
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-22-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 15,332
Posted By SonomaJohn
Since someone resurrected this thread I thought I...

Since someone resurrected this thread I thought I will give a personal update after having the car a month. I have adjusted to the hill start assist (since I can't disable it :thumbdown:) and we are...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 08-21-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 33
Oil
Views: 1,352
Posted By SonomaJohn
Whether Mobil 1 is what comes in the cars now or...

Whether Mobil 1 is what comes in the cars now or not, it is one of the oils that specifically meets the dexos requirements and has proven to be very good oil. I use it and will continue to use it.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-12-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,321
Posted By SonomaJohn
I believe that we all understand that traction...

I believe that we all understand that traction control uses the brakes as part of its function. My understanding is that disabling traction control does not affect the operation of ABS during...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-12-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,321
Posted By SonomaJohn
This discussion is about traction control which...

This discussion is about traction control which controls wheel spin under power. It sounds like you are talking about the ABS brake system and I don't think it is affected by whether the TC is on or...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-11-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,321
Posted By SonomaJohn
I hate to say that I tend to agree with Quick. I...

I hate to say that I tend to agree with Quick. I have what may be a related comment. I recently had GM buy back my 2011 2SS auto and replace it with a 2013 2SS stick. I cover the car at work each...
Forum: Camaro Convertible Forum 08-06-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,960
Posted By SonomaJohn
You will notice that I said silicone grease which...

You will notice that I said silicone grease which doesn't hardly change viscosity with temperature so it will stay put. I didn't intend that to be the permanent fix but since it never squeaked again...
Forum: Camaro Convertible Forum 08-03-2012, 11:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,960
Posted By SonomaJohn
I had that squeak in my 2011 vert and after a...

I had that squeak in my 2011 vert and after a little investigation I found the source. It is possible there are more sources than this one. In my case if I bumped the 5th bow with my hand I could...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-23-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,110
Posted By SonomaJohn
Thanks for the responses. By the sound I think...

Thanks for the responses. By the sound I think it closes closer to 2,000 and then open right at 3,000 with you foot into it a little.

John
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-22-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,110
Posted By SonomaJohn
2013 2SS Mode Exhaust Bypass at Idle

I just read that the ZL1 dual mode exhaust is open at idle. My 2013 2SS seems to be the same. It has a really throaty rumble at idle and when you take off. It thens quiets down at about 2K RPM and...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-20-2012, 12:13 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 15,332
Posted By SonomaJohn
One comment about using the parking brake on a...

One comment about using the parking brake on a hill. I drive in San Francisco very often and there are some hills there that even us old guys that have been driving sticks for 50 years use the...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-19-2012, 11:57 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 15,332
Posted By SonomaJohn
Hill Start Assist - Improvement or a Step Back

I am not sure the Hill Start Assist "feature" that was added this year is such a good thing. For those who are not familiar with it, when you stop on a hill holding the brake in low gear, it will...
Forum: Camaro Convertible Forum 07-16-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,763
Posted By SonomaJohn
Everyone has a different idea of what sounds good...

Everyone has a different idea of what sounds good but I have a 2013 2SS with the dual mode exhaust and it is awesome. It is louder than I expected in the quiet mode but has a beautiful deep sound. ...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-16-2012, 11:14 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,814
Posted By SonomaJohn
Like folks have said, it is what you like and...

Like folks have said, it is what you like and fortunately not everyone feels the same. In my case I owned a 2011 2SS RS auto and then drove a 1LT auto for over a month while my car was in the shop...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-16-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,607
Posted By SonomaJohn
To add to the warranty comment - I believe that...

To add to the warranty comment - I believe that the initial cause of the problem has to be on a covered item. So if a cooling line comes loose or plugs and the engine and or tranny burns up you have...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-14-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 31,661
Posted By SonomaJohn
I picked up my 2013 2SS, RS, 6M vert last week...

I picked up my 2013 2SS, RS, 6M vert last week and it is awesome. They have made a number of nice changes since my 2011 and the 2012 rental I drove for over a month while mine was in the shop. The...
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 07-12-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Becky, I picked up my baby today so I guess...

Becky,

I picked up my baby today so I guess it is time for me to move on. They have done a number of really nice things to the 2013s and the dual-mode exhaust makes it sound like a real car...
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 07-02-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
It is interesting to watch the "progress" of the...

It is interesting to watch the "progress" of the train shipments. It appears that the cars sit still for more than 3/4 of the time. UP picked up the car last evening in the Chicago area and seems...
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-28-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Now the trick seems to be finding someone at the...

Now the trick seems to be finding someone at the dealership who is willing to call and get the railcar number :mad0259:
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-27-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Thank You, Thank You :bow::bow: I had seen...

Thank You, Thank You :bow::bow:

I had seen that before but couldn't find it.

John
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-27-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Becky, I know you have answered this before...

Becky,

I know you have answered this before but once the dealer gets the railcar number from DBC (stands for?) where do I find the tracking information for the rail car? Also I noticed this in...
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-27-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
It appears that the gods at GM have decided to...

It appears that the gods at GM have decided to let my little baby come to Pappa.:happyanim::happyanim:

Gmconnects says QHZS5W is 4200 :bow::bow: What's your guess to the West Coast - 2 or 3 wks?...
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-25-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Thank you for checking. I guess the Chevy...

Thank you for checking. I guess the Chevy website is just putting out false information. I got all excited yesterday when it said my car was shipped / en route. I guess they think they are making...
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-23-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Hi Becky, I don't know if you will get this...

Hi Becky,

I don't know if you will get this before Monday. Gmconnects says my car is still bayed but the Chevrolet site says that it has been shipped. Could you please check.

Thank You,
...
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-20-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Thank you Becky!

Thank you Becky!
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-20-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Becky, QHZS5W status is now 4B00...

Becky,

QHZS5W status is now 4B00 :happyanim::happyanim::happyanim:

Could you look up the VIN for me? Have you noticed if any of the 2013s have shipped yet?

Thanks,

John
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-08-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Thank you Becky and you have a good weekend too! ...

Thank you Becky and you have a good weekend too!

John
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-08-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Hi Becky, Gmconnects still shows my order at...

Hi Becky,

Gmconnects still shows my order at 3000. Can you check to see that the TPW is still 6/18 and they didn't slip it again.

Thanks,

John
QHZS5W
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 06-01-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 52,489
Views: 2,276,128
Posted By SonomaJohn
Bummer :mad0259: As you know I have been at this...

Bummer :mad0259: As you know I have been at this since the end of March. For the heck of it I will leave a message with my rep in the repurchase dept.

Enjoy your great weekend and thanks.

John
Showing results 1 to 30 of 68

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:32 PM.


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