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Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-23-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 233
Posted By Rock-It Man
You can check whether the clutch is slipping. ...

You can check whether the clutch is slipping.

Put the car in fourth or fifth gear. Go gradually up to 2000rpm. Now floor it and see whether the tach follows the speedo or surges ahead momentarily....
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-23-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,868
Posted By Rock-It Man
I'm thinking that if you park in their lot and...

I'm thinking that if you park in their lot and put the keys in their key drop, they are now in possession of your car.

Get a lawyer.

And publish the dealer's name on this forum, please!
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 12-20-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,428
Posted By Rock-It Man
Misinformation is easily generated when people...

Misinformation is easily generated when people don't bother to read what they already have in the glove box.

Look at the GM recommended gear oil. It IS an LS rated oil. Yet the additive is still...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-18-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,518
Posted By Rock-It Man
I'm surprised you traded for another Camaro. ...

I'm surprised you traded for another Camaro.

I got my AFM lifters replaced under warrantee. If I had been turned down, or if the repair had been unsuccessful, I would have moved on to a different...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-16-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 499
Posted By Rock-It Man
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:thumbsup:
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-16-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,275
Posted By Rock-It Man
Hand wash only, using Turtle Wax car wash. Then I...

Hand wash only, using Turtle Wax car wash. Then I go over the car twice with a Sham Wow to avoid water spotting.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 12-15-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,639
Posted By Rock-It Man
My Camaro is hardly a museum piece. It has 49,000...

My Camaro is hardly a museum piece. It has 49,000 miles on the odometer. But, it is my pleasure to put it away in winter and to admire all the rust free fasteners in the suspension and under the...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 12-14-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,639
Posted By Rock-It Man
When I put my Camaro away for the winter, there...

When I put my Camaro away for the winter, there is no compromise! I have rented a car when my winter beater needed work.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-14-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,062
Posted By Rock-It Man
If your storage has electric outlets, get a...

If your storage has electric outlets, get a battery tender.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-14-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 712
Posted By Rock-It Man
My wife has a 2014 Chevy, with the free service. ...

My wife has a 2014 Chevy, with the free service.

I discussed this with the service manager. He doesn't care what the oil life and mileage are. It's four oil changes in the next two years, no...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-12-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,066
Posted By Rock-It Man
Call Tire Rack about TPS for a new set of wheels....

Call Tire Rack about TPS for a new set of wheels.

But frankly, you will be hard pressed to duplicate the quality of OEM wheels when buying after market. I have one after market wheel as a spare,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-12-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,392
Posted By Rock-It Man
Get the front end looked over. This being a...

Get the front end looked over.

This being a used car, anything is possible.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-12-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 671
Posted By Rock-It Man
Stop using your car to sit in. Park it and...

Stop using your car to sit in.

Park it and look at it from outside.
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-09-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,066
Posted By Rock-It Man
You need to make sure the wheel offsets are same...

You need to make sure the wheel offsets are same or similar, to avoid interferences. See the Wiki on this site for factory offsets.

Don't buy wheels without consulting knowledgeable supplier, like...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-09-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,066
Posted By Rock-It Man
In my area, Massachusetts, there's an independent...

In my area, Massachusetts, there's an independent tire store (chain of only 3 locations) that will store seasonal tires for you. Maybe you will find the same in your area if you look around.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-08-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,777
Posted By Rock-It Man
It's amazing how you have to watch these guys. My...

It's amazing how you have to watch these guys. My dealer changed the diff oil without adding the friction modifier. I reviewed the receipt before driving away, and had the problem corrected.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-07-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,034
Posted By Rock-It Man
You may be able to get OEM glass covered by...

You may be able to get OEM glass covered by insurance. Here in Massachusetts, I got my windshield replaced twice with OEM Pilkington glass. The first time, it was free, because the car was less than...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-05-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 848
Posted By Rock-It Man
If you don't drive in the rain, why are you...

If you don't drive in the rain, why are you asking about all around tires?
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 12-03-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,489
Posted By Rock-It Man
I'm following the is thread with great...

I'm following the is thread with great interest...but not because I have any problem with my Camaro. In fact, my Camaro is amazingly vibration-free at all speeds. I'm interested because on another GM...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-02-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By Rock-It Man
Of course you should find another dealer, and get...

Of course you should find another dealer, and get your $120 back.

Just amazing that a dealer would charge you to check a code on a car that's under warranty. Apparently some dealers just don't...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-02-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,189
Posted By Rock-It Man
LS3 has higher peak hp, but the L99 has a flatter...

LS3 has higher peak hp, but the L99 has a flatter torque curve.

You gotta understand what this means at the track before getting all bent out of shape about 400 vs 426 hp.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-28-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,251
Posted By Rock-It Man
In real world driving torque>horsepower, and...

In real world driving torque>horsepower, and under 4000rpm, the L99 rules in that department.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 11-26-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 667
Posted By Rock-It Man
That's great news, but the sexism is unfortunate....

That's great news, but the sexism is unfortunate.

I hope when this over that you have other options for dealers in your area.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-26-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,842
Posted By Rock-It Man
Now that you know it's a reliable keeper, you...

Now that you know it's a reliable keeper, you want to trade it?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-26-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 880
Posted By Rock-It Man
The hub will in fact turn if there is nothing...

The hub will in fact turn if there is nothing (like the brakes) to keep it from turning. Think about it: if you are loosening lugs by hand, you have do it with the tire in contact with the ground....
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 11-26-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 188
Posted By Rock-It Man
Yeah, it's something that happened to me once on...

Yeah, it's something that happened to me once on a Korean car with a 1.2 liter engine.

Shouldn't be happening to you!
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 11-26-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,378
Posted By Rock-It Man
So you showed up with one key, and they gave you...

So you showed up with one key, and they gave you two fobs, yours and a 2nd, new one?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-25-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 578
Posted By Rock-It Man
If you're going to pay $700, might as well get...

If you're going to pay $700, might as well get the OEM Pilkington windshield instead of the Safelite crap.

You should be able to find Pilkington for $500 or less. Start with the GM dealer.

Many...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 11-24-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 9,352
Posted By Rock-It Man
I have this rattle under medium acceleration. It...

I have this rattle under medium acceleration. It started around 42,000 miles. Seems to come from under the dash on the passenger side.

Everything looks OK in the engine bay, so I'm not sweating...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 11-24-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 690
Posted By Rock-It Man
No, no, no. There is absolutely NO reason to...

No, no, no. There is absolutely NO reason to start the car during storage. All that does is form condensation in the exhaust and crankcase.

Change the oil, put Sta-Bil in the gas, top off the gas...
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