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Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions Today, 10:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 238
Posted By Scalded Dog
My 2011 1LT is at 130,000 miles, lots of AC...

My 2011 1LT is at 130,000 miles, lots of AC usage. I'm in SoCal, and go to Vegas, Phoenix, and other desert locations quite frequently. No recharge/ repair, and my AC is still cold enough to chill...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-27-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,931
Posted By Scalded Dog
My thoughts on securing loads: A close...

My thoughts on securing loads:

A close friend of mine was beheaded by a 2X4 that was unsecured... came off of a flatbed truck going the other direction, went through the windshield AND the rear...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-26-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 7,266
Posted By Scalded Dog
This won't help, but I never miss an opportunity...

This won't help, but I never miss an opportunity to tell a random tale.

I was stationed in Germany for a couple of years while in the Army. I bought a BMW... it was a 320... but a real piece of...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-26-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,567
Posted By Scalded Dog
These stories rarely end well. The OP's story...

These stories rarely end well. The OP's story seems far worse than mine:

My '82 Camaro needed an engine replacement. I took it to a shop that would do the job in one week.

After two months, I...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-25-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,680
Posted By Scalded Dog
I have broken 33 lug studs so far. Yes, this is a...

I have broken 33 lug studs so far. Yes, this is a mystery... been looked at, studied, theorized upon, guessed at, and there seems to be no solid answer, as it is still happening. Stock steelies, no...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-23-2016, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By Scalded Dog
I've done this on OTHER Chevies, and had no...

I've done this on OTHER Chevies, and had no problems... but I've never done it on a Camaro.

My recommendation, if you do not get an answer on this forum, is to simply try it. It's not a difficult...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 07-22-2016, 12:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 825
Posted By Scalded Dog
A little prop rod (like what holds the hood up on...

A little prop rod (like what holds the hood up on certain cars) might work... that way the door is still closable, when you wish to close it.

Or, for a simpler, but less permanent solution (if...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-22-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By Scalded Dog
The article indicates that the gov't is saying,...

The article indicates that the gov't is saying, "Hey, this was only a SUGGESTION, not a mandate..." Really? Why would automakers produce crappy, weak, fuel sipping cars--- sold for less that...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-22-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 210
Posted By Scalded Dog
A few months ago, one of my tires was displaying...

A few months ago, one of my tires was displaying an error... I figured a sensor had died/ gone bad. However, the problem only lasted for a couple of days, and then it resumed normal operation. It's...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-22-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 683
Posted By Scalded Dog
Here's how I did it... with a can of spray paint!...

Here's how I did it... with a can of spray paint!

(Guilty as charged: Yes, I am using this thread as an excuse to gratuitously post vain pics of my ride... )
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-20-2016, 04:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 535
Posted By Scalded Dog
I'm facing the exact same issue right now:...

I'm facing the exact same issue right now: lightly rear- ended, got paid. Now trying to decide HOW to get it fixed.

A local shop (that I trust) will do the job for $900. Or, I found a bumper on...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-20-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,088
Posted By Scalded Dog
Agreed... however, I should point out, that my...

Agreed... however, I should point out, that my wheels do sport the hue:

(This pic taken BEFORE my new plates, of course...)
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-19-2016, 09:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,088
Posted By Scalded Dog
On FB, a friend recently posted pics of a 5th gen...

On FB, a friend recently posted pics of a 5th gen Camaro conversion to the Smokey & the Bandit TA... responses to the post/ pics show that most people REALLY think it's cool, and are really glad that...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-19-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,088
Posted By Scalded Dog
Crime is no longer an option for me

In case I ever considered going outlaw, it seems that it's now even less of an option for me. Slipping away from the scene of a crime, leaving only witnesses who might describe the car as, perhaps, a...
Forum: Exterior Parts & Accessories 07-17-2016, 08:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 85
Posted By Scalded Dog
WTB: rear bumper, yellow, 2011 1LT, So Cal

I know... my requests are pretty specific. If you have anything that will work that's a little out of my parameters (such as different color, or you are willing to ship from wherever), please post or...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-01-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By Scalded Dog
If the car is worth more (equivalent $3000)...

If the car is worth more (equivalent $3000) because it is in Lithuania, then repairs/ cost to restore would probably be equally inflated. I agree with Thor142 that it MIGHT be worth $500 here, and,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 06-30-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,092
Posted By Scalded Dog
One of our gun- grabber politicians in Kalifornia...

One of our gun- grabber politicians in Kalifornia recently explained how the scary- looking 30 caliber assault weapon in his hands could accommodate a 30 clip magazine...

And, of course, being a...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 06-29-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,092
Posted By Scalded Dog
Enginehead Search motor engineboat motoreer...

Enginehead
Search motor
engineboat
motoreer
enginebike
Department of Engine Vehicles
enginist
steam motor
wiper engine
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 06-27-2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By Scalded Dog
Thanks, everybody, for the suggestions. ...

Thanks, everybody, for the suggestions.

Here's where I'm at: The sound DID return the next day. I drove it again, and, as before, it produced a loud, metallic scraping sound, that matched wheel...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 06-24-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By Scalded Dog
Flat ground...

Flat ground...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 06-24-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By Scalded Dog
A win for automatic transmission...

Geez... I sorta hate to open up that can of worms, but, here's my story:

Last weekend, I was stopped at a red light. A car rolled up behind me, and came to a stop... but about 10 seconds later,...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 06-22-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By Scalded Dog
Suburban noise: Theories wanted!

Yesterday, my wife informed me that her 2001 4X4 Suburban 1500 was "making an awful noise at the wheels."

I took it for a test drive. Sure enough, it was a serious racket... it sounded like I had...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 06-10-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,883
Posted By Scalded Dog
Perhaps I am beating a dead horse, but read the...

Perhaps I am beating a dead horse, but read the warranty details: Many---most, even--- are garbage, and are warranty in name only. They might say, "Bumper to bumper, with the following exclusions:...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 06-09-2016, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By Scalded Dog
Gas prices are not a factor for me in deciding...

Gas prices are not a factor for me in deciding what I will drive. I like big, so gas prices go up, it's just something that I will suffer through.

In my small fleet of vehicles, my Camaro is my...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 06-09-2016, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By Scalded Dog
I loved that 350, for sure. It once landed me in...

I loved that 350, for sure. It once landed me in jail, after the California Highway Patrol clocked me at 135 MPH. Actually, it wasn't the speed that landed me in the pokey, but the pursuit that did...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 06-08-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,803
Posted By Scalded Dog
The gills ARE little chipped... but, I'm pretty...

The gills ARE little chipped... but, I'm pretty diligent with the touch- up paint, and, being a light- colored (yellow!) vehicle, the chips do not stand out as much as with a darker- colored vehicle....
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 06-08-2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By Scalded Dog
Thanks for the love, my friends! Royal...

Thanks for the love, my friends!

Royal Tiger, I'm also an Olds fanboy... one of the best cars I ever had was a '76 Cutlass. How I miss that car... I hope someday to find one like it, restore it,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 06-08-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,803
Posted By Scalded Dog
A little over 124,000 miles now. I've...

A little over 124,000 miles now.

I've replaced a Passenger Presence Sensor ($900), a battery ($200), and an alternator ($250). I've had some problems with lug studs breaking, but I think the...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 05-27-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By Scalded Dog
That's a good question. I would imagine a...

That's a good question. I would imagine a wrecking yard would sell a seat for under $500, but, then, you might end up with a fault issue there. No idea how much a new seat would cost, but it's worth...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 05-27-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By Scalded Dog
I have been through this hell, my friend... and...

I have been through this hell, my friend... and the prognosis is not good.

Mine turned out to the "Passenger Presence Sensor," or, PPS, which is an astoundingly complicated mat within the...
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