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Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross Today, 06:28 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By X25
Awesome! I'm dying to get back to track myself...

Awesome! I'm dying to get back to track myself (but it will take time here in Pacific Northwest).

Would you mind sharing the data on where to get the billet replacement part for the slave...
Forum: ZL1 Wheels/Tires Today, 06:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 544
Posted By X25
My experience has been the other way around. PSS...

My experience has been the other way around. PSS tires are great at street since they quickly warm up, but that advantage turned into an issue at the track since they did quickly overheat at the...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics Today, 06:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 409
Posted By X25
Let's see how that engine will fare for the...

Let's see how that engine will fare for the CTS-V. So far, it has been a let-down for many inside the C7 Z06 with its heat soak issues : (
Forum: Member Car Journals Today, 03:24 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,429
Posted By X25
Z/28 Fender flares

I was planning to show the fender flares to my friend at a collision shop, who's the son-in-law of the owner, so I unpacked the flares. I think there's been a huge mix-up. According to the attached...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis Today, 12:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 365
Posted By X25
+1 mine also look the same.

+1 mine also look the same.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics Yesterday, 05:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By X25
Yeah, the crack of the seat will work, but I hope...

Yeah, the crack of the seat will work, but I hope you already have kids. Once you squish the balls.. : )
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack Yesterday, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 243
Posted By X25
G:2 is way better than Super Sports. They resist...

G:2 is way better than Super Sports. They resist overheating, and provide consistent performance lap after lap. They do need to warm up to perform, though, which is why some users feel that they're...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics Yesterday, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By X25
FYI, I'm sure 3" would fit, but I don't think...

FYI, I'm sure 3" would fit, but I don't think those seats have submarine holes.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross Yesterday, 04:35 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,075
Posted By X25
At Miata forums, there's a simple template in use...

At Miata forums, there's a simple template in use (where, when, what model car, hp, weight, comment on mods/driving conditions, and finally the proof video). This makes the search easier. On the top...
Forum: Wheels / Tires Yesterday, 04:29 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 13,211
Posted By X25
Fronts are fine even with StopTech BBKs. The...

Fronts are fine even with StopTech BBKs. The rears would stick too far out if you wanted to have +17mm offset all around. The set I eventually got was +17mm, +40mm F/R.
Forum: Wheels / Tires Yesterday, 04:08 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 13,211
Posted By X25
Their lowest offset is +17. They also don't have...

Their lowest offset is +17. They also don't have 11.5" width available (if you want a matching rear set).
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum Yesterday, 02:17 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 11,743
Posted By X25
Let me know if you have questions! I tried to...

Let me know if you have questions! I tried to keep the how-to thread up-to-date as well.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 12-20-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 748
Posted By X25
I would also recommend APEX ARC-8 19x10.5 ET22....

I would also recommend APEX ARC-8 19x10.5 ET22. Even more space up front (+5mm), so you have quite a bit of flexibility. I use them as my daily driver wheels. I actually bought them after they were...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-20-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,077
Posted By X25
Congrats!!!

Congrats!!!
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 12-20-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,049
Posted By X25
ERs are 52mm, same as supercars as far as I know....

ERs are 52mm, same as supercars as far as I know. We just installed ERs on my brother's 1LE; we only made a small test drive before getting the alignment done, and there was no body roll; it's gone!...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 12-20-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 11,743
Posted By X25
Congrats! Very happy to hear good results!

Congrats! Very happy to hear good results!
Forum: Wheels / Tires 12-20-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By X25
Are you going back to 1LE wheels?

Are you going back to 1LE wheels?
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-20-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,077
Posted By X25
This is a great deal. If I didn't buy a truck as...

This is a great deal. If I didn't buy a truck as well, I'd call them in the morning and put down my deposit.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 12-19-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 547
Posted By X25
Let me help you on that: ...

Let me help you on that:
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=376822

The updated route mentioned at step 11 is EXCELLENT. I can do full turns lock-to-lock (even though I have 305/30/19...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 12-19-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 547
Posted By X25
"Wrong" is a bold statement. I did have similarly...

"Wrong" is a bold statement. I did have similarly designed OEM ducting on my Z06, and when I finally switched to full ducting, my top temps were literally halved (measured by temp paint, not the...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-19-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By X25
I could do what you're saying if I only had one...

I could do what you're saying if I only had one and only one track day in a year. It's just not feasible to do so when you start attending track days every (other) week. These are not race cars. The...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-19-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By X25
I'm pretty much with you on this. I'm at -2.1F /...

I'm pretty much with you on this. I'm at -2.1F / -1.4R camber with 0 toes, and use the same whole year. And yes, it's been a very long time since I cared about tire wear at the street.

In your...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-19-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By X25
Track Preparation Doc

I just can't get over how so conservative and labor-intensive this doc is:

Z/28 Track Prep Doc:

Track alignment and pressures per the doc

Alignment:
The most aggressive track alignment...
Forum: Member Car Journals 12-19-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,429
Posted By X25
Z/28 Track Prep Doc: Track alignment and...

Z/28 Track Prep Doc:

Track alignment and pressures per the doc

Alignment:
The most aggressive track alignment within these specs (range) would be with -2 front camber, and -1.5 rear camber.
I...
Forum: Member Car Journals 12-19-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,429
Posted By X25
Track wheel setup After a long wait, my OEM...

Track wheel setup
After a long wait, my OEM Z/28 wheels are finally shipped! I also received the belly pan, OEM fender flares, and Trofeo Rs, so I am pretty much complete!

Trofeo Rs 305/30/19...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 12-18-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,610
Posted By X25
Wow, that's pretty fast rate of wear. On Miata,...

Wow, that's pretty fast rate of wear. On Miata, they lasted pretty long. I suppose weight of this car had something to do with it.

By the way, theoretically, the wider tire should help in terms of...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-18-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By X25
525 crank HP (?) sounds pretty healthy!

525 crank HP (?) sounds pretty healthy!
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-18-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 587
Posted By X25
From Z/28 Parts List...

From Z/28 Parts List (http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?p=6929718#post6929718)
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 12-17-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 645
Posted By X25
They honestly don't look overheated to me....

They honestly don't look overheated to me. Otherwise we'd see rainbow coloring on the surface, especially closer to the profile, as an indication of melting and chemical deformation.
Forum: Wheels / Tires 12-17-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,346
Posted By X25
Brand new price for the whole set of tires,...

Brand new price for the whole set of tires, wheels, TPMS shipped is actually around $4800 including $200 for cores. Mounting and balancing is $122 here in WA, so the price seems about right if...
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