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Forum: ZL1 Wheels/Tires 08-08-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,601
Posted By mechanic1
I would assume those rims are cast?...........any...

I would assume those rims are cast?...........any idea of the weight?
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 06-30-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 8,230
Posted By mechanic1
Ordering them will be like trying to buy black...

Ordering them will be like trying to buy black rims ........hard to get
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 06-28-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,580
Posted By mechanic1
Have to love the computer age.............any...

Have to love the computer age.............any knucklehead with a keyboard has a voice ........when people see my car you can tell they are just jealous..........most people drive crap....objects...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 06-28-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,664
Posted By mechanic1
Just checked mine and seems I had a tiny flat...

Just checked mine and seems I had a tiny flat spot developing.......... I just put the assembly under the hose and it pulls the tube away nicely.........thanx for that one
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 06-09-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,644
Posted By mechanic1
would like to get a set of those chrome zl1 pace...

would like to get a set of those chrome zl1 pace car rims
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-04-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,661
Posted By mechanic1
That's great to hear..........wife had the z out...

That's great to hear..........wife had the z out the other day and she admitted she put the car in race mode and got a little " too much rubber" for her liking....next mod I think
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-20-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,787
Posted By mechanic1
just call a good rim repair...

just call a good rim repair place..........fixable no problem
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-15-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 751
Posted By mechanic1
just came in from testing my new ROTOFAB...

just came in from testing my new ROTOFAB CAI.............excellent.......all in all , a well designed and laid out package.......yes, the breather is tight, but a squirt of oil and a strong grip does...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-05-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,938
Posted By mechanic1
waiting on the rotofab............TB?

waiting on the rotofab............TB?
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-01-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,685
Posted By mechanic1
The devil is in the details on this...

The devil is in the details on this one..........I was semi-pissed when the announcement was made as well, but as I read further, realized it wasnt for me.......
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-01-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,184
Posted By mechanic1
very good call on the short window for REAL...

very good call on the short window for REAL PERFORMANCE..........many dont see it coming, or rather refuse to look at it...thats likely why GM is throwing everything out on the market but the kitchen...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 03-31-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,353
Posted By mechanic1
I think a 1LE LS7 would have been a wonderful...

I think a 1LE LS7 would have been a wonderful street machine.........probably more streetable than the zl1 (no heat issues)......The trouble with that is the target market......zl1 targets the...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 03-30-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,956
Posted By mechanic1
As more info on the z28 comes to light, it would...

As more info on the z28 comes to light, it would appear the zl1 is best suited for street/strip and mods, with the stronger driveline. I was going to see about getting into a z28, but not...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-29-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,109
Posted By mechanic1
As the facts about the z28 get out, it appears as...

As the facts about the z28 get out, it appears as though the zl1 still is the car thats built tougher.........for drag strip mods, the zl1 is the way to go.........the diff and axles arent as strong...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 03-29-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 29,696
Posted By mechanic1
Just looking at the integrity of the chassis work...

Just looking at the integrity of the chassis work on the z28, coupled with the more limited driveability , says that GM is not planning mass production and the cars will be costly..........if you...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 03-28-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,353
Posted By mechanic1
I think Gm did the right thing , making this car...

I think Gm did the right thing , making this car a serious balls out performance vehicle............I personally would swap this over my zl1..........the zl1 is not raunchy enough for me........I...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-28-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 8,230
Posted By mechanic1
What would be the weight of the z28 seats vs the...

What would be the weight of the z28 seats vs the zl1..........i would only want to swap if it was for the manuel lighter z28 version..........looked on recaro website last night..seats seem to about...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-28-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 25,566
Posted By mechanic1
[QUOTE=The Baron;6350366]Lol there are hundreds...

[QUOTE=The Baron;6350366]Lol there are hundreds of 750 whp z06s out there with blowers on them.. the pistons and bad intake valves are the weak link. Then after that's replaced 800 -1000 then the...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-28-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 25,566
Posted By mechanic1
You cant really supercharge an LS7 properly due...

You cant really supercharge an LS7 properly due to the head design.......calloway does on the z06 but runs very low boost .....lot of talk on here about that ages ago
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 03-28-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,621
Posted By mechanic1
I started to think about getting the z28 and...

I started to think about getting the z28 and trading the zl1..........too close to the end of the model run........although the z28 is now likely the car to collect..I hoped the zl1 would have been...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-28-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 25,566
Posted By mechanic1
project zl1 diet

Oh yeah, she's comin.........trunk junk, smaller battery, seats........I may rip out the back seat and put a black cloth liner in place............I have a good friend who works at the seat plant in...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 03-28-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 25,566
Posted By mechanic1
The biggest dissappointment for me was to see how...

The biggest dissappointment for me was to see how easily GM shaved off the weight for the new z28.....some attempt should have been made for the zl1...........i wouldnt mind getting those new...
Forum: ZL1 Wheels/Tires 01-20-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,794
Posted By mechanic1
look a lot smaller than factory..........excess...

look a lot smaller than factory..........excess wheelwell gap
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 01-16-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 11,653
Posted By mechanic1
I am just amazed at some of the designs GM is...

I am just amazed at some of the designs GM is coming out with.........this vette ROCKS...........to hear some of the complaints from the vette boys is a joke......that should tell you...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 01-14-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 11,653
Posted By mechanic1
it really dpends on what you want the car...

it really dpends on what you want the car for.....the zl1 is a bit of a beast for the street in that its hard to really use the power..........imo it is designed to lap a track at 100 plus mph where...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 01-14-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,450
Posted By mechanic1
Dear fellow Canadian..........coming from my...

Dear fellow Canadian..........coming from my investment adviser(whom is also an avid performance car freak)........its easy to determine the collectibility of vehicles...what you want is to buy at...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 01-14-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,221
Posted By mechanic1
I could give my dealer if you want.......best one...

I could give my dealer if you want.......best one around... I got my 13, which was a 2012 carry over order in last july............sitting in my heated garage waiting for spring......got it at list...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 01-14-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,835
Posted By mechanic1
you may as well test out a new vette...

you may as well test out a new vette now.......interior and visibilty much better.......a naturally aspirated engine and you wont have heat issues.....or the 50% chance of of blower rattle.....even...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 01-13-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 500
Views: 35,091
Posted By mechanic1
Congrats GM...........simply outstanding....for...

Congrats GM...........simply outstanding....for those that have been sleeping, check out some of the interior pics and body shots..........I really am amazed at this car..........never thought they...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 12-24-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 338,317
Posted By mechanic1
The LS7 would IMO bump the camaro ss up to beat...

The LS7 would IMO bump the camaro ss up to beat the boss and the gt mustangs.............both of which beat the 426hp ss...........when looking at a 1/4 mile performance nothing is going to touch the...
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