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Forum: ZL1 Discussions Yesterday, 09:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 366
Posted By trz174
The supercharger whine is absoultely the coolest...

The supercharger whine is absoultely the coolest thing. I loved it on my 2012 ZL1 and look forward to it on the next ZL1 with the LT4. I traded my ZL1 in on the the 2016 and honestly miss the...
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion Yesterday, 07:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By trz174
1/4 Mile Track Day in Georgia with the 2SS A8

More fun at the track today with some minor mods. Mods included hoosier slicks with 18lbs, skinnys with 40lbs, throttle controller and ported throttle body. DA was -332 at 100.98% and temp in the...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 02-04-2016, 09:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,480
Posted By trz174
Thanks to both Old Jedi and ELS1. Chevrolet has...

Thanks to both Old Jedi and ELS1. Chevrolet has had plenty of time to figure out what people want and what will sell the new ZL1. The thought of the present 2SS with just an LT4 is really exciting....
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 01-24-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By trz174
Driveshaft Loop

Does anyone have info on an NHRA compliant one that exists or is in development for the 6th Gen?
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 01-17-2016, 12:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,691
Posted By trz174
Here are the 4 Piston Rear Brembos. The 4 Piston...

Here are the 4 Piston Rear Brembos. The 4 Piston Front Brembos are the same color.
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 01-17-2016, 12:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,691
Posted By trz174
These are the 6 Piston Front Brembos.

These are the 6 Piston Front Brembos.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-03-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,709
Posted By trz174
I put the Ported Throttle Body on last week and...

I put the Ported Throttle Body on last week and have had no issues. I went with a new TB and Bo White did a Stage 1 porting job. Simple bolt on and the TB was identical to the stock unit down to...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 01-03-2016, 12:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,480
Posted By trz174
Good questions. 500 miles of seat time in both...

Good questions. 500 miles of seat time in both cars on the same day over the same roads does bring out some differences. First and foremost, the ZL1 is clearly the beast of the two. You know you...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 12-30-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By trz174
Using lift rails and race ramps is another option.

Using lift rails and race ramps is another option.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 12-30-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By trz174
Access to the 2SS drain plug and filter is easy...

Access to the 2SS drain plug and filter is easy once you have it in the air. Ramps will work but it will be tight unless you have tall ramps. A floor jack with a 2x4 spacer and jack stands with...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-29-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,198
Posted By trz174
My experience from two trips to the drag strip is...

My experience from two trips to the drag strip is that the 2016 SS A8 will wheel hop under some conditions. I've had three aborted runs on street tires due to wheel hop. All the runs were in track...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 12-27-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,480
Posted By trz174
Here's some thoughts from my perspective and...

Here's some thoughts from my perspective and maybe some stuff to consider. I drove my 2012 ZL1 M6 for about 3 years and have had a 2016 2SS A8 for a few weeks. I drove 500 miles with the 2012 ZL1...
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 12-26-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,433
Posted By trz174
Thanks for the compliments - but seriously, take...

Thanks for the compliments - but seriously, take the Mustang stuff and start your own thread. As the OP, I'd like to point out that at no time did I compare the runs made with any other car model,...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-25-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,016
Posted By trz174
There are two primary fuse boxes. One is in the...

There are two primary fuse boxes. One is in the trunk under the folding floorboard and the other on the passenger side under the hood. Both are easy to get at - nothing to remove but the cover. ...
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 12-25-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,433
Posted By trz174
Thanks for all the questions. Here's the summary...

Thanks for all the questions. Here's the summary for easy reading.

For the stock tire and DR runs on Dec 19th at SGMP:
- I did not have a tune; the car is tuned exactly as it came from the...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 12-24-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,573
Posted By trz174
I am doing my first oil change today and will use...

I am doing my first oil change today and will use a Mobil 1 M1-113 filter and 5-30W Extended Full Synthetic oil. I was kinda surprised that it takes almost 10 quarts so it's going to fill up the...
Forum: Photos | Videos | Renderings 12-24-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 101,563
Posted By trz174
More Blue for #42. The tires are a bit sticky...

More Blue for #42. The tires are a bit sticky after the last run and picked up a bunch of trash from the return road. The tag is from the ZL1 and will be used until the new tag arrives in about 6...
Forum: Cosmetic modifications (exterior and interior) 12-23-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,635
Posted By trz174
Thanks! Great mod and easy to do. All went...

Thanks! Great mod and easy to do. All went exactly as you described and the results are worth the effort. I really like the white light vs the yellowish original bulb in the trunk.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-23-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,016
Posted By trz174
Yes, you can set it separately from the driving...

Yes, you can set it separately from the driving mode.
Forum: Photos | Videos | Renderings 12-22-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 101,563
Posted By trz174
Hyper Drive! 762997

Hyper Drive!

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Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-22-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,036
Posted By trz174
2016 Camaro Personalized License Plates

I ordered mine last week and transferred my ZL1 LSA plate to the 2SS until the new plate arrives (6-8 weeks). Here's what I came up with this time around:

2SS LT1
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-22-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 677
Posted By trz174
Trunk Floorboard is Pretty Thin Near the Back

A word of caution - the trunk floorboard is much less sturdy than the 5th Gen fiberglass cover. The 5th Gen piece looked like a submarine hatch cover and is well braced but a bit heavy.

The 2SS...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-20-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,548
Posted By trz174
Here you go. The instructions for the 2SS grill...

Here you go. The instructions for the 2SS grill are in the Owners Manual but not all that clear. You remove a 6x4" section of the grill (passenger side top). Use a small flat tip screwdriver (with...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 12-20-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 553
Posted By trz174
Can you verify that it fits with the 2SS grill?

Can you verify that it fits with the 2SS grill?
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 12-20-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,433
Posted By trz174
I did not intentionally cool it down. In fact, I...

I did not intentionally cool it down. In fact, I never opened the hood at the track. Most runs were less than 10 mins apart. The last two DR runs were 7 mins apart and the second run was the best...
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 12-20-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,233
Posted By trz174
2016 2SS Camaro, A8, NPP, 6 Piston Brembo Front ...

2016 2SS Camaro, A8, NPP, 6 Piston Brembo Front
Tires used on the pass: MT ET Streets, 18 PSI; MT Skinnys, 45 PSI
Performance Mods (if any): DRs and Skins
Category submitted for: Bolt On's No...
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 12-20-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,233
Posted By trz174
2016 2SS Camaro, A8, NPP, 6 Piston Brembo Front ...

2016 2SS Camaro, A8, NPP, 6 Piston Brembo Front
Tires used on the pass: Goodyear stock, Rear 20 PSI, Front 45 PSI
Performance Mods (if any): None
Category submitted for: Bone Stock on Stock Tires...
Forum: USA - Florida 12-20-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 6,914
Views: 369,106
Posted By trz174
Yeah, it was steep but it was the only option for...

Yeah, it was steep but it was the only option for me other than wait until mid February. My work schedule until then is not racer friendly.
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 12-19-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,433
Posted By trz174
Street tire runs: 45psi front, 20psi rear; track...

Street tire runs: 45psi front, 20psi rear; track mode with TC off; about 1200rpm load then steady pressure (quickly) to full acceleration. It is tricky - If you give it too much throttle too...
Forum: USA - Florida 12-19-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6,914
Views: 369,106
Posted By trz174
I called the number on the SGMP FB page for the...

I called the number on the SGMP FB page for the info and went today. I think they will run again tomorrow but I can't go. There were 15 cars today. Well prepped track and as many runs as you wanted...
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