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Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 02-22-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 812
Posted By Ace1USMC
Here's my setup. Did the install and wiring...

Here's my setup. Did the install and wiring myself. I wanted a single-DIN because I wanted to use the remaining DIN space to fabricate a place for all my switches for the car. However, I still...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-21-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 215,613
Posted By Ace1USMC
Agree 100%. I won't even touch the throttle on...

Agree 100%. I won't even touch the throttle on any of my vehicles until at least a minute or so of idling so that oil can start to flow through pushrods, etc. I don't think anyone could be...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-01-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 298,308
Posted By Ace1USMC
There are no words. I may, however, cry just a...

There are no words. I may, however, cry just a little bit.

BLESSINGS!
Sam
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-16-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 298,308
Posted By Ace1USMC
Nathan, I promise I will take lots of pics...

Nathan,

I promise I will take lots of pics and post them when I start getting my hands dirty again.

You know, as impressive as your work, and attention to detail is, it's nothing compared to...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-15-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 298,308
Posted By Ace1USMC
Thanks so much to all of you guys! That last...

Thanks so much to all of you guys!

That last pic LSX posted looks so nice. I had been thinking about doing something like this that I saw in Hot Rod Magazine once....but I think I'd rather do...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-15-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 298,308
Posted By Ace1USMC
Awesome! Thanks so much. I am still in the...

Awesome! Thanks so much. I am still in the buying phase of everything, so no interesting pics yet. My car is still together. I am using black/red fittings in Jegs, with the old-school classic...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-15-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 298,308
Posted By Ace1USMC
Nathan, where did you get the pieces for the...

Nathan, where did you get the pieces for the front corners of the cylinder heads to plumb the coolant through -AN lines? I'd like to get those little pieces if they are available someplace. Thanks,...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-31-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 457
Views: 215,613
Posted By Ace1USMC
It's all completely subjective - but to me - I...

It's all completely subjective - but to me - I don't find this objectionable at all. I drive my car on long road trips, and as long as I keep away from cruising at 1,800 rpm (there's a resonance...
Forum: Member Car Journals 10-28-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 13,943
Posted By Ace1USMC
I'm predicting a very slightly used Maggie will...

I'm predicting a very slightly used Maggie will be going up for sale in the coming months... :)

So I'm thinking there's a couple ways you're gonna try to hit the numbers... either an F2...
Forum: Member Car Journals 10-28-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 13,943
Posted By Ace1USMC
He said it won't be on a Maggie.

He said it won't be on a Maggie.
Forum: Member Car Journals 10-04-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 13,943
Posted By Ace1USMC
Believe me, I'm not making fun of your car at...

Believe me, I'm not making fun of your car at all! I have a lot more respect for your car than a lot of others Camaros and Vettes that make more power but only because their owners have deep pockets...
Forum: Member Car Journals 10-04-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 13,943
Posted By Ace1USMC
Wow - considering the build and specs on your...

Wow - considering the build and specs on your motor - it seems like you should be seeing way more than 621rwhp, especially at 16.5psi. Do you mind if I ask you if you installed the cam correctly? ...
Forum: Member Car Journals 10-04-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 13,943
Posted By Ace1USMC
So what were the final numbers you saw after...

So what were the final numbers you saw after dialing everything in? Did you hit the numbers you were gunning for?
Forum: Member Car Journals 10-04-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 13,943
Posted By Ace1USMC
So did you get your car completely dialed in? ...

So did you get your car completely dialed in? How is she running right now?
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 09-28-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 8,527
Views: 433,121
Posted By Ace1USMC
Brad - are you up for that drive today? Any by...

Brad - are you up for that drive today? Any by the way - looking at your signature - we have GOTTA get a race in. We would be so evenly matched up, and it would be a killer drag race.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-28-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2,578
Views: 306,251
Posted By Ace1USMC
HAHAHAHAHA!!! You are so funny!! LOVE IT!! ...

HAHAHAHAHA!!! You are so funny!! LOVE IT!! :bellyroll:
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-28-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2,578
Views: 306,251
Posted By Ace1USMC
HAHAHAHAHA!!! Name-dropping AND name-calling??...

HAHAHAHAHA!!! Name-dropping AND name-calling?? Your overreaction drips with insecurity and one-upmanship. Maybe you should read my posts again carefully, and see if you aren't man enough to admit...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 09-27-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8,527
Views: 433,121
Posted By Ace1USMC
A drive I love doing is 285 South, left @ Pine...

A drive I love doing is 285 South, left @ Pine Junction onto Rt 126 towards Deckers, then 67 South towards Woodland Park. At Woodland Park, turn right onto Rt 24. Right onto Rt 9. Back to 285. ...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-27-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2,578
Views: 306,251
Posted By Ace1USMC
Yup - I live on a gravel/dirt road for the last...

Yup - I live on a gravel/dirt road for the last 1/4 mile before my paved driveway. I got tired of having to do the fuse pull all the time, so I ponied up and got HP Tuners myself. I hooked it up in...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-27-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,003
Posted By Ace1USMC
HAHA! I think there's quite a bit of truth in...

HAHA! I think there's quite a bit of truth in that statement!! :)
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-27-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,003
Posted By Ace1USMC
Are you using the cruise control? And at what...

Are you using the cruise control? And at what speed? I think most of the guys here have similar experiences - 60mph is the most fuel-efficient. 65 is the max I would set it at if I care about...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-27-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,583
Posted By Ace1USMC
Man, that guy still shifts like a granny...

Man, that guy still shifts like a granny...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-27-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,003
Posted By Ace1USMC
I just got back from a 1,600-mile road trip to...

I just got back from a 1,600-mile road trip to Vegas. I reset the MPG meter to compare it with hand-calculating the mileage at each fill-up. Keeping the cruise on at exactly 65mph, going to Vegas...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-26-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 2,578
Views: 306,251
Posted By Ace1USMC
You mentioned the exhaust in your mods - did you...

You mentioned the exhaust in your mods - did you get a 2.5" exhaust or a 3" exhaust system? If you got the 3" one, did you use some spacers to lower the chassis brace to make certain you won't ever...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-26-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2,578
Views: 306,251
Posted By Ace1USMC
No, it should not. If your tuner did the tune...

No, it should not. If your tuner did the tune like most tuners, the low octane tables and values are still the stock settings. Pulling the fuses just makes sure your ECM is reading the high octane...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-16-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2,578
Views: 306,251
Posted By Ace1USMC
Ummm, not sure if that's supposed to impress us...

Ummm, not sure if that's supposed to impress us or something, but are you actually saying that your tuner is claiming that there aren't two timing maps - one for high octane and one for low octane,...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 09-16-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 8,527
Views: 433,121
Posted By Ace1USMC
I was on the assumption that he's already had it...

I was on the assumption that he's already had it tuned at sea level for the cam and other supporting mods. If one needs to retune these cars every time you change altitude, what's the point of...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 09-16-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,457
Posted By Ace1USMC
Absolutely. Throw in a G-Force rear, BMR...

Absolutely. Throw in a G-Force rear, BMR suspension pieces and bushings, Hotchkiss chassis brace, Street Slayer twin disk clutch, replace the crap factory hydraulic clutch line, LSX454 and a F1...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-16-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,873
Posted By Ace1USMC
I run them all the time with the Gen5DIY harness....

I run them all the time with the Gen5DIY harness. I also have the fog harness to run the fogs all the time. I changed out the lamps in the fogs to intense white LED's that match the color and...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 09-16-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 8,527
Views: 433,121
Posted By Ace1USMC
I'm assuming you had the car tuned already down...

I'm assuming you had the car tuned already down at sea level in Delaware since you have a camshaft w/LS3 conversion done. If the car was professionally tuned for the camshaft and other mods you've...
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