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Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Today, 01:57 AM
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Posted By fastball
Pretty sure I recall one of the Camaro disciples...

Pretty sure I recall one of the Camaro disciples confirming the 7 speed won't fit in the 6th gen chassis back in late 2015.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-16-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,177
Posted By fastball
I'd just hate to put a nice car through the...

I'd just hate to put a nice car through the riggors of pizza delivery. Its all stop and go, never cruising at highway speeds, idling a lot, a nightmare on the brakes, and many starts and stops. As...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-13-2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
To me a winter tire/wheel package works the best....

To me a winter tire/wheel package works the best. You save that $200/yr by easily swapping the set out yourself (I guess I'm assuming SS owners have their own jacks and tools required for changing a...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-13-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
Well, I didn't want to chance it with a brand new...

Well, I didn't want to chance it with a brand new car, and after I read about the problems Cadillac V-series owners were having with their tires cracking in cold weather and the dealer memo GM sent...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-13-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
No, they are NOT! Summer tires have a...

No, they are NOT!

Summer tires have a different rubber composition than all seasons or winter. Below 45 degrees they get hard. Hard tires have severely reduced traction. They dont grip the road so...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-13-2018, 01:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By fastball
It may require more than simply installing the...

It may require more than simply installing the level sensor in the washer reservior. It may require additional wiring and reprograming the DIC so it shows the low washer fluid message.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-11-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
That's the bonus of getting dedicated winter...

That's the bonus of getting dedicated winter tires. These stock tires are good for MAYBE 25k miles. If you're nice to them lol.

It's not unreasonable for them to be bald at 15k miles.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
At the temps we've been having up north tires do...

At the temps we've been having up north tires do NOT warm up.

At 0 deg f tires dont get warm because the road surface is just as cold.

You folks don't have winter. You're having an average...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,660
Posted By fastball
Dodge commercials make you want to run to your...

Dodge commercials make you want to run to your local Dodge dealer with your wad of cash and scream "take my money"!!!

They know how to advertise performance!!!
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
Get the fix-o-flat kit that comes standard in the...

Get the fix-o-flat kit that comes standard in the 4 and 6 cylinder Camaros without the RS package.

If you have a sidewall tear I guess that would be a problem, I don't know if fix-o-flat would...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
Not something I'd even think about trying. In the...

Not something I'd even think about trying. In the temps we've been having, down to 0 with -10 degree wind chills, the tire will never begin to warm up no matter how long your drive is.

Maybe...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
With winter tires, this car is a blast in the...

With winter tires, this car is a blast in the snow! Very good traction on my 20" Blizzaks, and I tried her out at the mall parking lot after we had our last big snow and turned off all the electronic...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 94,587
Posted By fastball
That looks like Transformers meets Knight Rider

That looks like Transformers meets Knight Rider
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,407
Posted By fastball
This is a very good tip. Remember, the summer...

This is a very good tip. Remember, the summer tires are not only unusable in snow/ice conditions, but even if your streets are perfectly dry, they will begin to lose their grip at about 45 degrees....
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-10-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 826
Posted By fastball
There is little to no likelyhood of this type of...

There is little to no likelyhood of this type of failure happening without a MAJOR failure of either your master cylinder or your brake lines coming apart or your brake fluid gushing out of all 4...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-07-2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,660
Posted By fastball
Honda has made adaptive cruise standard on all...

Honda has made adaptive cruise standard on all Accords for 2018, even the base $21,000 model. They have active braking on all automatic transmission models as well (can't do active braking with a...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-07-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,660
Posted By fastball
Not going to happen. If anything for 2019 there...

Not going to happen. If anything for 2019 there will be even FEWER option and trim combinations.
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 01-05-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,152
Posted By fastball
You'd have to check with the dealer, but I'm...

You'd have to check with the dealer, but I'm pretty sure the cushion and leather covering on it are all one part. You just need to specify the color.

But in all seriousness, we're talking about...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 01-05-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,152
Posted By fastball
Yeah it's possible. The entire seat is going to...

Yeah it's possible. The entire seat is going to be around $2000.

Like I said, if you can take it out yourself do that first. Don't even bother trying to clean your leather. Like I said, at...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 01-05-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,152
Posted By fastball
You might want to read or re-read my post........

You might want to read or re-read my post..... the leather is the least of his problems. Forget the leather.
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 01-05-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,152
Posted By fastball
The leather is only part of the problem. It no...

The leather is only part of the problem. It no doubt soaked into the cushion and maybe got down into the electronics inside the seat - heater element, cooling fan, circuit boards, electrical...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 01-04-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 776
Posted By fastball
Every BMW and Mercedes equipped with a moonroof...

Every BMW and Mercedes equipped with a moonroof since about 1994 has had full auto one-touch open and close. Every. Single. One.

Every Honda since 2007 equipped with a moonroof has had one touch...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-04-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,267
Posted By fastball
You cannot do this. The amps in our cars are bus...

You cannot do this. The amps in our cars are bus data link controlled with the MyLink software.

The proper way, and the only way, to test the amps and speakers in our cars is to follow whatever...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-03-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,196
Posted By fastball
I think this is it, although the roof was...

I think this is it, although the roof was actually on in this footage. You can see the guy get out of the car after it came to a stop in the ditch:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-2O7W44-Z4
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-02-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,196
Posted By fastball
You dont need to be an enginneer to see old cars...

You dont need to be an enginneer to see old cars are death traps.

Just looking at the old solid steel steering column aligned straight to the drover's torso should scare the bejesus out of you.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-01-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,196
Posted By fastball
There's footage somewhere from a camera on the...

There's footage somewhere from a camera on the autobahn catching a drunk guy rolling his Mercedes convertible coupe with the roof DOWN and walking out of the wreckage. The rollbar popped up and all...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Nav, Radar, Electronics 12-31-2017, 10:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 638
Posted By fastball
Not with the M650. You don't even need to remove...

Not with the M650. You don't even need to remove the ANC mics. According to their website you simply install it as directed, then you can simply run RCA cables out of the M650 to your aftermarket...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Nav, Radar, Electronics 12-31-2017, 10:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 638
Posted By fastball
Wouldn't it have been easier and less tedious to...

Wouldn't it have been easier and less tedious to leave everything in tact and just run new speaker wire from your amps directly to the speakers?

Cutting and splicing into the factory wiring is...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-29-2017, 07:19 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,580
Posted By fastball
That's why I ordered mine, and asked the dealer...

That's why I ordered mine, and asked the dealer to call me before they prep it or even touch it when it came off the truck.

Then I insisted I drive it to the gas station for the first fill up.
...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-28-2017, 11:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,580
Posted By fastball
They run them on a machine at the end of the...

They run them on a machine at the end of the line, NOT a dyno, up to about 80 mph, to verify everything operates properly (they plug into the ECM and read all the operational numbers - NOT hp or tq)...
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