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Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 01-02-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,472
Posted By RickyTheStorm
First and foremost - sorry about my grumpiness in...

First and foremost - sorry about my grumpiness in my earlier posts - I had the flu and the car just added to the horrible days I had been having.

Second - and I want to make this clear - My...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-27-2011, 07:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,472
Posted By RickyTheStorm
The problem is it isn't anything I have done to...

The problem is it isn't anything I have done to the car - the car was running fine for 2 years. This is stuff that has just randomly started happening, it is losing connection as if the battery has...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-26-2011, 07:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,472
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Oh yea- has anyone noticed the computer is held...

Oh yea- has anyone noticed the computer is held on with fricken double sided sticky tape and a plastic tab on the bottom!!! My double sided sticky tape fell of so my computer is just wobbling around...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-26-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,472
Posted By RickyTheStorm
I swear I am going to get rid of this car

So despite my stabilitrac deciding to malfunction all the time and the dealer saying they can't find anything wrong, I nearly got killed 4 time yesterday because my car went into limp mode.

I...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 11-02-2011, 11:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By RickyTheStorm
The problem is it is in power reduced mode so...

The problem is it is in power reduced mode so driving to a dealer with the codes in place is a bit dangerous, you can't move out of the way or anything and top speed is somewhere around 35 MPH -...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 10-21-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Losing Connection

Okay - this is a weird one. The first thing that happened to me today was a "Service Stabilitrac" message kept going on then off then on then off. I ignored it for the time being until I could try...
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 09-14-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,001
Posted By RickyTheStorm
It will be a while, he lives a good ways away. I...

It will be a while, he lives a good ways away. I will see if he can send me some.
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 09-14-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,001
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Valve cover mod

I was wondering if anyone on here has done a valve cover modification yet? A buddy of mine did one on his vette and it is awesome.

Relocated the coil packs to hard to see areas and used wire...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 09-12-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 552
Posted By RickyTheStorm
What gears to use?

What gears should I put in my Camaro.

Currently my best time was 11.98 @ 116

Normally I am running around 12.6 @ 108 and just getting into 4th gear.

I am debating on 3.9x or 4.11 but just...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 04-07-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 423
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Stalling Issue

So I am having a stalling issue on my camaro where if I bring it up on the torque converter and let off it just dies, completely. I am not sure what is going on - on another forum it was mentioned...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-01-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By RickyTheStorm
OH MAN!! I can't wait to get her to the track! I...

OH MAN!! I can't wait to get her to the track! I put the new sensor in (K21) and it actually started right up - COLD - my car hasn't done that in a long time, normally I have to give it gas and hold...
Forum: Dragstrip and Launch Techniques Discussion 03-28-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,782
Posted By RickyTheStorm
I run the NT555Rs and let me tell you it is...

I run the NT555Rs and let me tell you it is complicated sometimes, especially on track conditions.

What I have found works best for me is on your first run or any cold run, let them rip! Get the...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-28-2011, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Just talked to Steve at Vararam and he is sending...

Just talked to Steve at Vararam and he is sending out a new one today. I look forward to not surging anymore :thumbup:

Heck, maybe I will even see my car run faster than 11.98 - that would be...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-28-2011, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-28-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Vararam Surgin - Mass Air Sensor

Okay - so after reading threads on here it looks like my mass air sensor is the reason for all the surging and stalling problems I have been having. I have a single letter "W" sensor.

My question...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-10-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,087
Posted By RickyTheStorm
umm 2010 camaro, looks like mine always has and...

umm 2010 camaro, looks like mine always has and my buddies does, no changes to it
There was a matte in front of the neck, but other than that it is a 2010 camaro radiator
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-10-2010, 12:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,087
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Unfortunately I cleaned it all up already :-(, I...

Unfortunately I cleaned it all up already :-(, I didn't like it hence got rid of it lol. If I see it again I will do the magnet and white paper towel, etc. I am half tempted to flush and replace...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-10-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,087
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Weird build up in radiator

So I went and took my radiator cap off this morning and discovered this... not sure what is going on, any info would be greatly appreciated.
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 09-10-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 602
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Better Posi?

I thought I read on here months ago about a company that had an improved posi. Since mine is shot from this past weekend, I was hoping on some input on improving it so this doesn't happen again.
...
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 09-08-2010, 10:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,231
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Wow... um okay, rather than quoting every person...

Wow... um okay, rather than quoting every person on here I am just going to go straight forward...


Thanks to those that provided useful links to options for me to get a shift light, I really...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 09-07-2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,472
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Tranny cooler is already installed :-) I need...

Tranny cooler is already installed :-) I need my shifts hitting 6600 - that is where my power-band starts to level out.

I just have a hard time tuning this transmission because of needed to have...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 09-07-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 450
Posted By RickyTheStorm
E-Mail sent - and I got rid of the DoD and I...

E-Mail sent - and I got rid of the DoD and I replaced the lifters, had a valve job and changed out the pushrods
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-07-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 809
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Anyone heard if they have the new version for the...

Anyone heard if they have the new version for the tune model? My still surges bad.
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 09-07-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 497
Posted By RickyTheStorm
17" Rims to drag race with?

I am trying to get a set of 17" rims so I can get a bigger sidewall on my tire.

I have a 2SS, stock 20". Does anyone know of any company that makes a 17" wheel that would fit the 2SS?

The...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 09-07-2010, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,041
Posted By RickyTheStorm
That is a very strange issue you are having -...

That is a very strange issue you are having - have you done any modification to it that would void the warranty for you to take it to the dealership? It sounds like you may have had a bad factory...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-07-2010, 10:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,150
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Somewhat early build here - 5/22/09 - and no...

Somewhat early build here - 5/22/09 - and no paint issues except rock chips in bumper and rock ships on rear quarter panels - should have used the 3m protective coat but too late now.
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 09-07-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,231
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Redline is not necessarily in the power band,...

Redline is not necessarily in the power band, especially with the mods I have done and my redline is not factory - and it also still takes away from the fun of shifting yourself.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-07-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,506
Posted By RickyTheStorm
I have an A6 2SS When my car was stock I...

I have an A6 2SS

When my car was stock I would get 25.3 MPG highway, 18.5 MPG city.

Now after removing all the AFM/DoD and putting in a non VVT cam and a 3200 stall TC, I get 12 city, and 18...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 09-07-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,919
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Okay - straight and simple - GO SEE THE...

Okay - straight and simple - GO SEE THE DEALER!!!!

Complicated:

Most, it not all, modern cars use a ETC (Electronic Throttle Controller), rather than a cable. So the gas pedal is no longer...
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 09-07-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,231
Posted By RickyTheStorm
Where I come from racing is also about the driver...

Where I come from racing is also about the driver - if you let the computer do everything it takes the driver out of it. So really I am just controlling the launch and then that's it. For me - that...
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