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Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 11-18-2017, 07:52 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By Synner
I would stick with mid 30lbs and not go lighter...

I would stick with mid 30lbs and not go lighter unless you have this as more of a track only vehicle. It will be a pain to drive below that and not everyone is willing to deal with that. I'd suggest...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-12-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By Synner
Do some rear bushings like cradle, trailing, and...

Do some rear bushings like cradle, trailing, and toe; then go to the track. Learn on and enjoy the vehicle you have now. Too many people throw parts at something without ever optimizing what they...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 11-11-2017, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Synner
I didn't mean traction and grip, I was talking...

I didn't mean traction and grip, I was talking about residual heat to prevent cracking.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-10-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 924
Posted By Synner
Its bare steel not a flood car. GM didn't coat...

Its bare steel not a flood car. GM didn't coat rotors until a few years into production after a slew of complaints.

Take the wheel off, 2 bolts to remove caliper, one star bolt that holds the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-10-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 337
Posted By Synner
A great way to save money for your imminent...

A great way to save money for your imminent funeral.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 11-09-2017, 07:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Synner
If you're driving there they'll be fully warmed...

If you're driving there they'll be fully warmed up for the event. The manufacturer is the only source I would trust for min operating/storage temps as it's different for every tire.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 11-08-2017, 09:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Synner
There was snow on the ground a few years back,...

There was snow on the ground a few years back, you'll do fine as long as you don't act a fool which is solid advice for any track day. Don't run a tire that cracks in the morning temp range and...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 11-06-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By Synner
Those springs are way too soft and way too low....

Those springs are way too soft and way too low. Then you're adding extra weight too, you'll be blowing shocks often.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 11-05-2017, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By Synner
The tru-trac is $550ish plus install, a far cry...

The tru-trac is $550ish plus install, a far cry from 2200 unless you want a whole new rear end from GM.
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 11-01-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By Synner
OEM part #, size, and offset is stamped. That and...

OEM part #, size, and offset is stamped. That and the Z/28 on front. I don't know of any repops that are 19" either, all are 20.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-31-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 796
Posted By Synner
Adjustment is the same on all of them. Jack up...

Adjustment is the same on all of them. Jack up that side, loosen 4 screws, move to desired location, tighten 4 screws, lower and repeat. Grab a lightweight jack you don't mind lugging with you. The...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-31-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 796
Posted By Synner
Pedders are on amazon for $229, dirt cheap if you...

Pedders are on amazon for $229, dirt cheap if you have a coilover size spring. Some people don't want to drill but it gives you the most adjustment. They're built solid and work great.

If you...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-24-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 580
Posted By Synner
Rubbing depends on rim/offset. 285 aint nothing...

Rubbing depends on rim/offset. 285 aint nothing as long as the person picking the offset knows what he's doing, lowered or not. I would aim for at least a 295 but a 305 on a 19" is optimal. Just have...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-22-2017, 11:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 520
Posted By Synner
The short race ramps I got to make getting a jack...

The short race ramps I got to make getting a jack under the car easier bubbled and look like crap after a single use. I'll probably go with a wood or home-made steel extender before doing my front...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-22-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 572
Posted By Synner
Blowing up your engine from detonation has...

Blowing up your engine from detonation has nothing to do with 4-bolt heads lifting which they won't N/A.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-22-2017, 10:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 520
Posted By Synner
I ordered 6' ramps and it's still tight, you're...

I ordered 6' ramps and it's still tight, you're going to need a race ramp or 2x10 wood ramps in the short term.

Other short term option is backing it up to a curb where you can drive from the...
Forum: Camaro DIY & HOW-TO instructions & discussions 10-21-2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By Synner
Titanium is between a grade 5 and 8 bolt. It also...

Titanium is between a grade 5 and 8 bolt. It also suffers from the same galvanic corrosion issues. Use a normal bolt and accept the fact that calipers are a wear item. A dab of thread sealant is all...
Forum: Camaro DIY & HOW-TO instructions & discussions 10-21-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By Synner
Dissimilar metals is not the answer to corrosion,...

Dissimilar metals is not the answer to corrosion, it's the cause of it. Regular maintenance of a vehicle will help prevent it. It's not a unique issue to a brembo or camaro.It's a hollow and thin...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-20-2017, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 564
Posted By Synner
There is no camaro application on their website....

There is no camaro application on their website. The stock pump is quite good unless you need a wider belt and bearing for supercharged application.
...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-19-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 580
Posted By Synner
Buy yourself a $200 harbor freight trailer and...

Buy yourself a $200 harbor freight trailer and haul the track tires with the camaro. Way too many compromises to have a single use setup for that many track days a year.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-16-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 272
Posted By Synner
Tied to speed sensors, BCM, etc. Doubtful.

Tied to speed sensors, BCM, etc. Doubtful.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-13-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By Synner
It's 30 seconds with a grinder on each sides...

It's 30 seconds with a grinder on each sides knuckle to cure the problem, not a big deal. The threaded hole with nothing in it is beneficial for setting camber, even more helpful if disassembling...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-11-2017, 01:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 862
Posted By Synner
Any motorcycle rider knows you use Easy Off to...

Any motorcycle rider knows you use Easy Off to remove melted rain gear (plastic) from exhaust pipes. Just don't get it on your paint. Works like a charm and the sludge will wipe right off.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-10-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By Synner
Temps depends a bit on the track you run so you...

Temps depends a bit on the track you run so you may not have experienced a "hot" track. I've seen 310 oil and 240's water in 95 degree heat before I laid off for a few laps. Other tracks the temps...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-10-2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 652
Posted By Synner
I personally would never run cast. Rotary forged...

I personally would never run cast. Rotary forged is a maybe depending on brand and spoke design. Forged is best.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-10-2017, 05:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By Synner
Sounds like you're talking water temp not oil as...

Sounds like you're talking water temp not oil as that number is unrealistic for daily driving let alone on track. It's being cooled by 200 degree water, it aint gonna get below your water temp...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-09-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By Synner
Has a lot to do with how well you maintain temps....

Has a lot to do with how well you maintain temps. I have a massive oil cooler so no reason to change weights. If your car is dual use then add on a thermostatic cooler and don't change weights. If...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 10-06-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 872
Posted By Synner
Looks like rock chips from a lawn mower.

Looks like rock chips from a lawn mower.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 10-06-2017, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 526
Posted By Synner
The arms have both mounts when they consolidated...

The arms have both mounts when they consolidated part numbers so yes you can use an inferior setup. You'll need the bushings too.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-03-2017, 09:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 888
Posted By Synner
Hydraulic lifters leak down by their very nature...

Hydraulic lifters leak down by their very nature of being hydraulic and take a couple seconds to build back oil pressure in them. Accept it because it's normal and replacing them like for like is a...
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