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Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics Today, 03:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,162
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Cars will always depreciate. They are one of the...

Cars will always depreciate. They are one of the average American's worst investments, yet are one of the average American's greatest costs.

I'm not sure what the rush is about. Is high 30's a...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions Yesterday, 09:47 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,630
Posted By ChocoTaco369
CAI, pulley and exhaust can easily be swapped on...

CAI, pulley and exhaust can easily be swapped on and off. No one will notice the injectors. The stock ZL1 injectors are insufficient for the stock LSA as-is.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 09:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Posted By ChocoTaco369
See above. Double up the extensions. Ask for an...

See above. Double up the extensions. Ask for an extra set. Screw one into the other. A mega-long doubled-up extension should cure the CEL. The 2013+ cars have a different tune than the 2010-2012...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 09:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Posted By ChocoTaco369
I just called Jeff at Solo and he sent me a...

I just called Jeff at Solo and he sent me a second set of O2 extensions. Doubling them up got rid of the CEL. The 2013+ cars have a different tune and the O2 extensions provided tend to no longer...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission Yesterday, 09:39 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,186
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Negative. Not in a straight line. A 4th gen...

Negative. Not in a straight line. A 4th gen manual is a driver's race with a 5th gen manual. You can try to make an argument for an A4 since some came with 2.73's (I owned one). With equivalent...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission Yesterday, 09:29 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,186
Posted By ChocoTaco369
You are very ignorant and have no idea what...

You are very ignorant and have no idea what you're talking about. The ECU itself in these cars are locked down. There is a huge amount of delay built into it, and it will never change. Ever. No...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-24-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,630
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Let's not forget that straight line speed is the...

Let's not forget that straight line speed is the easiest to modify. Full exhaust, pulley, intake, injectors and a tune and you're right there. The ZL1's weaknesses fix easily. The GT500's...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-22-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 4,974
Posted By ChocoTaco369
While the comment may have been emotional, it...

While the comment may have been emotional, it wasn't exactly inaccurate. It is no big secret that the goal of our government is to make the people as dependent on them as possible. Virtually no one...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-22-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,630
Posted By ChocoTaco369
The difference between a V6 and an SS Camaro is...

The difference between a V6 and an SS Camaro is practically nothing. My 2013 SS is exactly $1,000/year (to the dollar) and I have very enhanced coverage that maxes out all the suit requirements...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-21-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 5,630
Posted By ChocoTaco369
There comes a certain point where horsepower...

There comes a certain point where horsepower slows you down. It becomes uncontrollable, and the size and weight of the motor makes it impossible to have an evenly-distributed car at a reasonable...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-21-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 875
Posted By ChocoTaco369
"Better" is a relative term. A Corvette is...

"Better" is a relative term. A Corvette is relegated to "3rd car" status. A ZL1 makes a better daily driver, or routine driver, in every sense of the word. It has usable backseats, a nice trunk,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-21-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 875
Posted By ChocoTaco369
This is good advice. If you keep waiting for the...

This is good advice. If you keep waiting for the next big thing, you'll never get anything.

My advice: wait for the new Gen 6 reveal. You'll know immediately if you're interested. From there,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-20-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,371
Posted By ChocoTaco369
- Magnetic ride suspension with driver-selectable...

- Magnetic ride suspension with driver-selectable damping settings.
- Dual-mode exhaust with electronically-selectable "stealth" and "track" modes.
- Tri-y headers stock.
- 200 lbs lighter, with...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-20-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,371
Posted By ChocoTaco369
I'm just saying money isn't a good motivator for...

I'm just saying money isn't a good motivator for a car. Especially a car you'll sink money into to devalue. These cars are the worst investments of all. The more you mod them, the less they're...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-20-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,371
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Your statements have me cracking up. ...

Your statements have me cracking up.

Interest rates are at an all-time low, right? Car loans nowadays are averaging in the 2-3.5% interest range. That's less than inflation. You're actually...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-20-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,371
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Two statements that completely contradict each...

Two statements that completely contradict each other.

What is the difference between a car payment and a credit card payment for car parts? You are dumping money into a depreciating asset. The...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-19-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,511
Posted By ChocoTaco369
There are a lot of hopes and dreams wrapped up in...

There are a lot of hopes and dreams wrapped up in this post.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-19-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,511
Posted By ChocoTaco369
I like this analysis. I wonder how the...

I like this analysis.

I wonder how the gearing with factor in? With an 8-speed auto and 7-speed manual, the rear pinion gear should be a little more aggressive, but there will also be more...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 04-16-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,180
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Longtube headers. Aftermarket mufflers. ...

Longtube headers.
Aftermarket mufflers.
H-pipes and X-pipes.
Cold air intakes.
Synthetic motor oil.
Synthetic gear fluid.
Synthetic transmission fluid.

All these things are defined perfectly...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-13-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 21,666
Posted By ChocoTaco369
And there lies the problem. Sacrificing...

And there lies the problem. Sacrificing real-world performance chasing some mythical test result for magazine articles that no one reads. People that buy a Camaro SS buy one for one reason: they...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-13-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 21,666
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Treadwear on the PZero's on these cars are...

Treadwear on the PZero's on these cars are abysmal. Remember, these cars are large and heavy with wide rims, so they chew through the tires quickly. They also cannot be rotated because they are...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-10-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 21,666
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Yes, why would anyone want to drive the car they...

Yes, why would anyone want to drive the car they purchased? It's not a "muscle car" no matter how much it pretends to be. It is an Australian Buick. It's a mid-luxury car dressed up to look...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-09-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,329
Posted By ChocoTaco369
I spoke with Jeff over the phone several times...

I spoke with Jeff over the phone several times trying to get the combo right. I can't tell you my exact combo to get it perfect will work for you. What I can tell you is that Solo's customer...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 04-09-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 21,666
Posted By ChocoTaco369
HATE the wheels. Of course, that can be "fixed."...

HATE the wheels. Of course, that can be "fixed." What's depressing to see is Eagle F1's. Will this be another Camaro that needs $1,000 in new rubber to drive 12 months a year? If they want to...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-08-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,039
Posted By ChocoTaco369
The current Camaro outperforms the Mustang on a...

The current Camaro outperforms the Mustang on a road course. So I have little doubt that the promised superior Alpha chassis will continue to outperform.

As for straight line speed, if the weight...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-08-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,329
Posted By ChocoTaco369
I threw codes for hundreds of miles. I had Solo...

I threw codes for hundreds of miles. I had Solo send me four different kind of extensions. I tried all combinations til one finally worked. Two of the stock extensions doubled up on my 2013 fixed...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-08-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,329
Posted By ChocoTaco369
I have the Solo's installed on my NPP and I had a...

I have the Solo's installed on my NPP and I had a coworker ask me if I had a cam in the car. At cold-start idle it is a little "clanky." Once it is warm it goes away, but initially it sounds like...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-03-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 9,152
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Good Lord, Chevy's overall fleet is abysmal. ...

Good Lord, Chevy's overall fleet is abysmal. Outside of the Camaro, Corvette, Silverado and maybe the Malibu or Impala, everything else is a flaming piece of crap :mad0260:
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro forum, news, rumors, discussions 03-30-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 26,390
Posted By ChocoTaco369
I'm not sure if this was mentioned because I...

I'm not sure if this was mentioned because I didn't read every post, but this is my main concern:

This 200 lb weight loss sounds like base model 5th gen VS base model 6th gen.

How does the...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-15-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,287
Posted By ChocoTaco369
Negligible. This "definition" - which is in and...

Negligible. This "definition" - which is in and of itself meaningless because it was created by people to serve a specific purpose - is entirely out of context. By that definition, the Camaro is in...
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