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Forum: Off-topic Discussions 05-19-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 32,633
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Posted By Mid Life
Thanks for all the warm welcomes. I haven't been...

Thanks for all the warm welcomes. I haven't been on in a few days. Who thought being retired would be so busy. Skipinminn, I have that same problem. It's hard not to sample that power once in...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-18-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,159
Posted By Mid Life
22'

I have 22's, ride suffers insignificantly for me and I think they look good. If I ever track it I kept my stock tires and wheels. IMO 24's are too big. But beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. ...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-18-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 319
Posted By Mid Life
I have 22" Vossen CV-3's on my with the same tire...

I have 22" Vossen CV-3's on my with the same tire as you but 265 front 315 rears. I lowered mine 1.25" with Phadt springs (before they went out of business) and have no rubbing or bottoming out...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 05-16-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 32,633
Views: 740,868
Posted By Mid Life
Hi

I have been on Camaro5 for a little over a year and just stumbled onto this thread. My user name was given to me by my wife after I bought my Camaro last year as an early retirement gift to myself....
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-27-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By Mid Life
Vossen CV-3

Mine are 22" and 20's will fit but you will have to use a 3mm or 5mm spacer on the front to clear the calipers. That's the reason I went to 22".
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 03-26-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,654
Posted By Mid Life
If I had to choose here are a few

#1 - Phadt Tri-Y longtubes and high flow cats
#2 - 22" Vossen CV-3's and Vredestein tires 265/315.
#3 - Borla S-Type axle back exhaust.
#4 - Powder coated calipers by Mike.
#5 - Phadt lowering...
Forum: Autos For Sale / Wanted 03-08-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 885
Posted By Mid Life
I recently had a popular and respected Chevrolet...

I recently had a popular and respected Chevrolet dealer on this forum give me an estimate for trading in my 2011 2SS/RS with Hurst short throw, Sunroof, Phadt headers, high flow cats, Phadt springs,...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-08-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Mid Life
I'm an Old Fart too

I recently had Joe at CPR install Phadt headers (uncoated) on my 2011 SS with high flow cats. I have not had a tune yet and I did get a check engine light after a day or so. I also had Joe install...
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 03-02-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 885
Posted By Mid Life
Mike the Powdercoater. Outstanding quality!!!!

Mike the Powdercoater. Outstanding quality!!!!
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-02-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 996
Posted By Mid Life
Vossen rules

Best purchase I made (besides the car).
Forum: Autos For Sale / Wanted 02-26-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,875
Posted By Mid Life
Nice Car

I purchased a 2011 2SS/RS with about 200 less miles almost a year ago and almost identical to yours in Ohio. Drove it 2000 miles to get it home and paid a $1000 more. If you had been selling this...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-26-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
It's ben lowered and I love it. Just haven't had...

It's ben lowered and I love it. Just haven't had time to get any pictures yet. Will soon. Thanks to everyone for the positive feedback.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-26-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,120
Posted By Mid Life
Just a side note, even with the S-Type, the alarm...

Just a side note, even with the S-Type, the alarm on my Tahoe goes off if I back out of the garage next to it.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-26-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,120
Posted By Mid Life
I went with the S-Type because I was worried...

I went with the S-Type because I was worried about pissing off my neighbors and I was warned by someone that the ATAK were very loud with Long Tubes. I'm happy with the S-Type but Borla has some...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-26-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,120
Posted By Mid Life
Phadt

I recently had Phadt Tri-y headers installed on my 2011 SS with high flow Cats and Borla S-type. I love it. Unfortunately Phadt just went out of business. I'm sure you could still find them around...
Forum: Wheels / Tires 02-25-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 725
Posted By Mid Life
I will

I just put 22" Vossen CV-3's on mine. I have a set of polished SS rims off a 2011 with 7300 miles with the original Pirelli P-Zero's (same mileage) I will sell as a package for $500.00 US. but you...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 02-25-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,117
Posted By Mid Life
Welcome

Sweet ride. Welcome to the club.
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 02-24-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 1,978
Views: 197,531
Posted By Mid Life
New Pics

I had Mike coat my calipers months ago and posted pictures that I took on my stock rims. I have since added Vossen 22" CV-3 rims which really accentuate the perfect color match to IOM stripes on my...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-24-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By Mid Life
Just saw your earlier post that you got your rims...

Just saw your earlier post that you got your rims off a 2012. I would bet something changed. Good luck.
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-24-2014, 01:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By Mid Life
I'm running a 265/35R/22XL on a 22X9 rim with a...

I'm running a 265/35R/22XL on a 22X9 rim with a 30 offset and have no problems but mine is a 2011. Not sure they compare.
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 02-24-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 4,459
Views: 1,188,982
Posted By Mid Life
Summit White Rules

2011 2SS/RS. Has been lowered and de-badged on the side since these pictures were taken.
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 02-19-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 909
Views: 79,370
Posted By Mid Life
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-04-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 1,024,553
Posted By Mid Life
22'' Vossen CV-3

Vossen CV-3 22X9 front 22X10.5 rear with Vredestein Ultrac Sessanta 265/315 (front/rear)
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-04-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
Thanks Joe. Looking forward to those springs. ...

Thanks Joe. Looking forward to those springs. Then I'll be done with cosmetics and start working on performance.
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-04-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
WONSS the funny thing is while I was trying to...

WONSS the funny thing is while I was trying to decide on which wheel to go with, I had downloaded a pic of your car and used it as a screen saver. Looking at it all the time is what finally made me...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-03-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
[QUOTE=PalmerGA;7391394]Sorry - not a fan of...

[QUOTE=PalmerGA;7391394]Sorry - not a fan of anything over 20". These Gen5s were designed for 20" wheels/tires. Anything else looks, I don't know... unacceptable in the muscle car world. Like you're...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-03-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
[QUOTE=Deke736;7391370]Love those wheels. Just a...

[QUOTE=Deke736;7391370]Love those wheels. Just a very clean look. Looks great on your car!

Deke736 I struggled with which wheel to go with, If hadn't chosen these I would have chosen the ZL-1's....
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-03-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
[QUOTE=scott's45;7391367]WOW, those look nice!...

[QUOTE=scott's45;7391367]WOW, those look nice! You made a great choice. I always seem to come back to them myself.

Thanks Scott's45 so far I love them. Was concerned with going to 22's but the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-03-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
Yes they are. Has 5 year warranty. By the way...

Yes they are. Has 5 year warranty. By the way got these at Wheel Specialists. Great company to do business with. They were a sponsor on here at one time, not sure they still are but would highly...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-03-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,705
Posted By Mid Life
[QUOTE=BubbaSS;7391302]Seen those on a lowered...

[QUOTE=BubbaSS;7391302]Seen those on a lowered camaro around my neighborhood. I doubt there are too many other combinations that look as good. Post pics after lowered ;)[/QUOTE

Thanks. Looked...
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