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Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-26-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 515
Posted By EFI
Why is that not accurate? Are highways some...

Why is that not accurate? Are highways some mythical existence and not part of the real world that we live in?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-11-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,559
Posted By EFI
The ZL1 will be more reliable due to having...

The ZL1 will be more reliable due to having stronger components to handle the stress better. Not only that, but you're pretty much maxed out in terms of power in the SS, while the ZL1 still has ways...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-10-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,573
Posted By EFI
No, the stock pieces are more than adequate to do...

No, the stock pieces are more than adequate to do the job. Only replace if something is not working properly.

For $5k you can do full exhaust, heads and cam and gain significantly more power than...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 12-10-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,137
Posted By EFI
Noone ever said it was a bad thing to clean the...

Noone ever said it was a bad thing to clean the throttle, especially with the PCV system that blasts oil vapors into the intake tract.

What is BS and people usually advice against is having this...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 12-09-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,636
Posted By EFI
Yeah let's see the video cuz you're not getting...

Yeah let's see the video cuz you're not getting 33mpgs with a 3.91 geared 1LE.

Corvettes that weigh 800lbs less, have longer gearing and significantly better aero barely achieve that number. And...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-05-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 583
Posted By EFI
Might be a long shot, but something similar...

Might be a long shot, but something similar happened to me and you'd never think of what the actual outcome was.

A small rock got wedged in between where all 4 pipes meet up and was just rattling...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-19-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,645
Posted By EFI
No cuz this is a custom job not some factory...

No cuz this is a custom job not some factory option. I'm sure there are plenty of shops around building Camaros with more than 725hp so this ain't nothing new.

Heck, if you're counting custom cars...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-19-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,961
Posted By EFI
You can almost get a full painjob for that price,...

You can almost get a full painjob for that price, which defeats the whole purpose of wrap jobs which are supposed to be much cheaper alternatives to actual paint.

A quality wrap job by any major...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-13-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 887
Posted By EFI
That's an insane price for just the labor. ...

That's an insane price for just the labor.

Let's dive into the details:


Replica ZL1 Wheels and new tires - mounting and balancing the wheels at most shops is around $50 per wheel, so $200...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-13-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,478
Posted By EFI
Did you actually hear this noise and see the...

Did you actually hear this noise and see the dipstick showing "low" or did you just take the mechanic's word and approved a MAJOR repair job without any sort of proof?

Not saying that he's trying...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-07-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 625
Posted By EFI
Dynamat + raamaudio MLV is an awesome combo for...

Dynamat + raamaudio MLV is an awesome combo for vibration and noise control.

Stuff like dynamat alone is good for reducing vibration and drone (since it's heavy and it weighs down the panels and...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 11-05-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By EFI
Where was the wideband placed in the exhaust?...

Where was the wideband placed in the exhaust? That's dangerously lean especially on a stock tune known for being overly rich to begin with.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 10-24-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 556
Posted By EFI
I personally wouldn't do it as depending on the...

I personally wouldn't do it as depending on the size of the cam you would loose too much bottom end for it to be worth it.

Not only that, but when doing the cam swap you're already there taking...
Forum: Vendor and Seller review / feedback / experiences 10-06-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,721
Posted By EFI
I feel for you and this situation as noone...

I feel for you and this situation as noone deserves such outcome regardless of how much they spend with a certain shop, but I can't help to sit back for a second and think:

Did you really pay $17k...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-03-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 542
Posted By EFI
The difference is in the tune, as in your Camaro...

The difference is in the tune, as in your Camaro has some pretty heavy torque management that makes it seem slower especially down low when you punch it and start to lose traction. That or something...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-03-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,040
Posted By EFI
Umm, he has plenty to gain from jacking the...

Umm, he has plenty to gain from jacking the numbers up...it's called sales revenue that comes from marketing a product that performs much higher than it actually does.

Not saying that he does...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-23-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,736
Posted By EFI
Idk, just thought it was silly for a little V6er...

Idk, just thought it was silly for a little V6er guy to brag about fuel mileage, especially that anemic considering the power and size of the engine.

I guess that's what people brag about this...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-22-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,736
Posted By EFI
Wee a V6 getting 30+ mpg on the highway at 54mph....

Wee a V6 getting 30+ mpg on the highway at 54mph.

I have a 6.0 with significant mods (heads, cam, intake, headers etc.) and gets 30mpg going 70 and traps nearly 130 in the quarter. When your...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-16-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 9,612
Posted By EFI
It's cute how all these 18 year olds are posing...

It's cute how all these 18 year olds are posing around with their 30k+ cars like they're hot shit. Why don't you post a pic of the car note/insurance bill in the name of your mommy and daddy too?
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 08-17-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,560
Posted By EFI
Need moar camber to tuck the wheels better. Looks...

Need moar camber to tuck the wheels better. Looks like shit otherwise.
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 08-15-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,028
Posted By EFI
Because they want a safe tune that will make an...

Because they want a safe tune that will make an engine last past their warranty period. They could care less for the extra 10hp that it will gain from leaning it out. But with tens of thousands of...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-21-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,550
Posted By EFI
Check your local/state laws, but most if not all...

Check your local/state laws, but most if not all states have something about not altering the volume in any way.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 05-21-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,781
Posted By EFI
That is about the best thing a dealer can do, I...

That is about the best thing a dealer can do, I would be more than pleased to go back to an establishment that owns up to their mistakes (which will happen) and fixes them.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-02-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 800
Posted By EFI
Why spend $225 on OEM rods when forged I beams...

Why spend $225 on OEM rods when forged I beams with ARP bolts are only 70 bux more?

You can get some budget forged pistons for $500 and will be just as good N/A as those Wisecos.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-02-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,550
Posted By EFI
May be "smog" legal, but nothing that alters the...

May be "smog" legal, but nothing that alters the volume of the exhaust is legal in any state. And I'm pretty sure a straight pipe setup with just a resonator is going to be significantly louder than...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 04-16-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,776
Posted By EFI
While I do agree that all those are ridiculous...

While I do agree that all those are ridiculous especially for the mileage, you've obviously never seen what a throttle body looks like after even 50k miles (much less 200k). Unless you have a good...
Forum: V8 - Engine, Exhaust, Bolt-Ons, Tuning Equipment 04-15-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By EFI
WTB LS3 injectors

Let me know what you have, just need the complete injectors.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-12-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,713
Posted By EFI
Used cars are always in high demand, especially...

Used cars are always in high demand, especially if they get you into a new one in exchange.

Most dealers make more money on used cars than new, so if you trade in your car towards a new one then...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-11-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,298
Posted By EFI
Heavy car with big V8 engine. Around town it...

Heavy car with big V8 engine. Around town it takes alot to get it moving and idling sucks down fuel.

Although the low end torque does give this car good mileage once it gets going on the highway.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-21-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,272
Posted By EFI
The less datapoints there are, the more each...

The less datapoints there are, the more each coming one will affect the overall average. Since you just reset it a few minutes before, and have been idling, the average will drop fast.

Now drive...
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