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Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 11-17-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 33
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First car was a '66 GTO. Premium was around $.19...

First car was a '66 GTO. Premium was around $.19 gallon. Needed at least 96 octane or the 10.75 compression would rattle bad. If you got some bad gas you got out and twisted the distributor 'til...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 10-05-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,549
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Wiring plugs directly onto the OBDII port. No...

Wiring plugs directly onto the OBDII port. No special wiring needed. I've been running these for over well over two years now.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-26-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,130
Posted By 1MtnGoat
It's white. The A6 is no slouch. It'll run head...

It's white. The A6 is no slouch. It'll run head to head with the rest no problem. The paddles are great and the rev matching on downshifts is fantastic. Once you "learn" to drive it the A6 is...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-25-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,130
Posted By 1MtnGoat
There is a new '13 on the showroom floor at...

There is a new '13 on the showroom floor at Asheville Chevrolet in Asheville, NC. It's been there a long time. I drive by it several times a week. Call them and ask for Mark Henson he's the sales...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-14-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,497
Posted By 1MtnGoat
The OP was wondering wanting to know about octane...

The OP was wondering wanting to know about octane booster - octane rating effect.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-14-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,497
Posted By 1MtnGoat
My point was that there is not more "power" in...

My point was that there is not more "power" in premium. Yes, it's all about compression/pressure and the timing to go along with it. If you change the "compression" then the timing needs to be...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-14-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,497
Posted By 1MtnGoat
When I was in high school many years ago a...

When I was in high school many years ago a representative from an oil company came and spoke with our auto class. He demonstrated the difference between regular and premium gasoline. He had a clear...
Forum: Interior Parts & Accessories 09-07-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By 1MtnGoat
DashLogic for Sale

I have a new (used about 1 hour) DashLogic for sale. This is Model DL1020U for the 5th gen Camaro. I am selling because I guess I'm old fashioned. I was going to replace the gauges on my A-pillar...
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 08-11-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,791
Posted By 1MtnGoat
More to do!

Change out the strut mount bolts. Also get some Polished AL pulleys like this http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=294758&highlight=cleanup
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-15-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I doubt you can torque those to the required...

I doubt you can torque those to the required torque due to the small allen head socket. The description says they're for bodywork or plastic for "cosmetic appearance". I also think the shoulder...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 07-07-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 566
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Put a set of these in your pillar. ...

Put a set of these in your pillar. http://aeroforcetech.com/products_interceptor.html They plug into the OBDII port directly below the pillar under the lower left knee pad. Harness will run down...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 06-15-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,701
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I've had the Hawk Ceramics for over 31,000 miles....

I've had the Hawk Ceramics for over 31,000 miles. The pads are almost like new. They have never squeaked. When installing one needs to follow the proper bedding proceedure.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-26-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By 1MtnGoat
As said above. There is also a bolt which GM...

As said above. There is also a bolt which GM left out of the spindle which can be added to make this process easier. The hole is already threaded. The bolt pushes on the strut to make the process...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-03-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,667
Posted By 1MtnGoat
The oil life monitoring system will not change...

The oil life monitoring system will not change the interval it recommends. It it works on a logarithm based on runtime, engine temp, ambient temp etc. With a quality full synthetic one can go a bit...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-02-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,667
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I know it's not an LS engine but I have a...

I know it's not an LS engine but I have a LandCruiser that has run over 350,000 miles using Amsoil and Amsoil filters. The oil/filter have been changed at 25K intervals or one year whichever...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 03-13-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,129
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Custom Mount

I fabricated a mount out of some stainless steel sheet metal. It is an inverted T shape. The head of the T has a hole at each end and it is fastened behind the center dash panel with 1/2" screws. ...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 02-22-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,503
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Try this. Take a bottle of your favorite...

Try this. Take a bottle of your favorite conventional oil and a bottle of full synthetic (not a blend) of the same viscosity and but them in your freezer overnight. In the morning pull them out of...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 02-06-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,736
Posted By 1MtnGoat
What were saying is you can take it off if you...

What were saying is you can take it off if you want to but there is no need to!
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 02-05-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,736
Posted By 1MtnGoat
No need to pop the clip. Just turn the cap and...

No need to pop the clip. Just turn the cap and watch the clip spread then lift the cap up. Simply push cap down till it clicks to finish the job. Clip stays in place the whole time.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 01-12-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,482
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I've got 26,000 on a set of Hawk Ceramic pads and...

I've got 26,000 on a set of Hawk Ceramic pads and they are about like new. They wear just fine. The rotors are showing no wear also.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 01-08-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,771
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Use oil that meets or exceeds GM specs. The...

Use oil that meets or exceeds GM specs. The viscosity of the oil recommended is chosen based on engine useage and clearances. Too thick an oil will not properly flow to engine components as it...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 12-09-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,085
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Put the CC on then check it after several...

Put the CC on then check it after several thousand miles. After you have drained the oil from it you decide if you would have wanted that oil (and what you will drain out while you own the car)...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 12-05-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,865
Posted By 1MtnGoat
All speakers stock, stock head unit. Center...

All speakers stock, stock head unit. Center speaker disconnected. System is much "cleaner" now. Huge improvement.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 11-28-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 620
Posted By 1MtnGoat
The upper goes to the cooler and the lower to the...

The upper goes to the cooler and the lower to the pump. Here are some pictures of my reroute. http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=294758&highlight=cleanup
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 11-02-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,431
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Used daily for both up and down shifts. Nothing...

Used daily for both up and down shifts. Nothing quite the sound of the S/C whine and exhaust at a 5K+ shift. Also love the rev matching downshifts.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 10-13-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,862
Posted By 1MtnGoat
In "D", "S" and "M" the car starts in 1st only...

In "D", "S" and "M" the car starts in 1st only for the first gear shift after startup. After that it starts in 2nd. (even in "M") If you want to start from a stop in 1st you must tap the "-" paddle...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 10-09-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,790
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Take off the ground stud and replace it with a...

Take off the ground stud and replace it with a bolt to secure the PS ground wire. Then relocate the ground stud. Do a search for pictures/instructions. It's easy. The filter can now be...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 09-29-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 659
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Clear the codes then drive 80 - 100 miles under...

Clear the codes then drive 80 - 100 miles under all conditions. Start, stop, city, cruise, full throttle, idle then go for an emissions check before turning the car off. The computer needs...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-29-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 822
Posted By 1MtnGoat
It really does! Try driving along at 70 in 6th...

It really does! Try driving along at 70 in 6th and quickly double tapping the down paddle and then hitting the right foot. It goes directly to 4th skipping 5th. Hang on! It's great when the...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-28-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By 1MtnGoat
The three screws in the wheel well are all you...

The three screws in the wheel well are all you need to remove! The liner will bow enough to get your hand in. Turn the front of the wheel in on the side your are working on.
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