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Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions Today, 05:31 AM
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Posted By Rock-It Man
No. And you did the right thing to change the oil...

No. And you did the right thing to change the oil before, not after storage.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 05-25-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 218
Posted By Rock-It Man
In fact modern bulbs are very precisely made and...

In fact modern bulbs are very precisely made and often the pair burns out within hours of each other, in my experience. This can be bad news with headlights, and you should always replace both at the...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-25-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,022
Posted By Rock-It Man
No he is what is referred to as a V8 owner. ...

No he is what is referred to as a V8 owner.

A V6 Camaro is adequate for cruising up and down the street with the windows down and the stereo blasting, but for anyone who is worried that it might...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 05-25-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By Rock-It Man
If you are flushing the radiator, you need to...

If you are flushing the radiator, you need to fill it directly, not through the surge tank.

You have to run the engine with the radiator cap off to avoid trapping air. Then, when radiator level...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-24-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,022
Posted By Rock-It Man
Of course I have. A V6 test drive is what...

Of course I have. A V6 test drive is what convinced me to get a V8.:smiling1:
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-24-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,022
Posted By Rock-It Man
For 2015, only the automatic V8 has AFM. For...

For 2015, only the automatic V8 has AFM. For 2016, all Camaros, including the V6, will have AFM.

The Gen 5 Camaro with V6 is SLOW. Way too big a car for that engine.

I get 22 mpg for everyday...
Forum: USA - New England 05-22-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 299
Posted By Rock-It Man
Instead of Rt.2 in Mass, try Route 9 in southern...

Instead of Rt.2 in Mass, try Route 9 in southern Vermont, from Brattleboro to Bennington. So hilly and curvy that it's fun even at the speed limit. And way less traffic and fewer lights than Rt.2.
...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-22-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 658
Posted By Rock-It Man
That depends on the state.

That depends on the state.
Forum: USA - New England 05-21-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 680
Posted By Rock-It Man
I decided to do it for the sake of a calm...

I decided to do it for the sake of a calm relationship with the service dept. Keys just came in and I will have it done next week.

The fix is a poor one, and I'm not looking forward to all the...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-21-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 848
Posted By Rock-It Man
Unless you are actually driving the car to its...

Unless you are actually driving the car to its limits in competition, performance is a subjective thing.

Which one is more fun to drive for you?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-20-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,082
Posted By Rock-It Man
To fix a ding on the door, do they take the...

To fix a ding on the door, do they take the interior door panels off?

I've never seen one of these guys at work.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-19-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 5,940
Posted By Rock-It Man
I like them both. I can only have one at a time...

I like them both. I can only have one at a time though, so I'm going to use up the 2010 before getting a sixth, or maybe by then, a seventh gen.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 05-18-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By Rock-It Man
Hot or cold? Where was the level from the...

Hot or cold?

Where was the level from the factory?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-14-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,230
Posted By Rock-It Man
Yes there is a difference. There is no oil level...

Yes there is a difference. There is no oil level warning on mtg 2010. Only an oil pressure warning.

Read the manual, please.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-13-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,116
Posted By Rock-It Man
Glad you are OK. But there's nothing wrong...

Glad you are OK.

But there's nothing wrong with summer tires in the rain. When it rains you gotta slow down to prevent hydroplaning.
Forum: USA - New England 05-12-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 606
Posted By Rock-It Man
The best event at Lime Rock Park is the vintage...

The best event at Lime Rock Park is the vintage fall festival on Labor Day weekend. You will see some of the most valuable historic race cars in America.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-12-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,655
Posted By Rock-It Man
I do it right before winter storage. If I went by...

I do it right before winter storage. If I went by oil life indicator, the interval would be about 15,000 miles.

Since I retired, I drive the Camaro only about 6,000 miles in a season, so the oil...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-12-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 726
Posted By Rock-It Man
Even better: go to a real hardware store.

Even better: go to a real hardware store.
Forum: USA - New England 05-11-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Rock-It Man
This can get complicated. In a few states...

This can get complicated. In a few states (Indiana comes to mind) you are liable for the local sales tax unless the car is being shipped to MA by a bonded carrier. So if you trailer it yourself, you...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-11-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,113
Posted By Rock-It Man
This.

This.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-11-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,009
Posted By Rock-It Man
The auto does rev match when you downshift, but...

The auto does rev match when you downshift, but if you do it at a high speed for the lower gear, you will certainly feel deceleration when the lower gear engages.

Downshifting is useful at the...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-11-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,132
Posted By Rock-It Man
Not anymore. No more opt out form.

Not anymore. No more opt out form.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-11-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,727
Posted By Rock-It Man
Oh really? When you picked up your new Camaro,...

Oh really? When you picked up your new Camaro, did the dealer give you an inspection sticker? How would that happen without a front plate installed?
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 05-08-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By Rock-It Man
As far as I know, you should have retained the...

As far as I know, you should have retained the original fob.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-07-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,974
Posted By Rock-It Man
When they assume they can eat in my car. I...

When they assume they can eat in my car.

I rescued a friend who had a flat tire and no spare. So as soon as he sits down in the passenger seat, he gets a chocolate bar out of his backpack.
...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-07-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,734
Posted By Rock-It Man
Your factory wheels were made in China, and they...

Your factory wheels were made in China, and they are great quality, even if low on the bling scale.

I have owned one set of after market wheels that had very short lived finish. They were made in...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 05-05-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By Rock-It Man
So, I have been taking wheels off and putting...

So, I have been taking wheels off and putting wheels on for almost 50 years and have never broken a stud.

Something is very wrong with your setup. Since you have stock steelies, I would suspect...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-05-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By Rock-It Man
Since it's a 2015, have the dealer address it...

Since it's a 2015, have the dealer address it under warranty.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-05-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,681
Posted By Rock-It Man
Yes, this is an incredibly bad design.

Yes, this is an incredibly bad design.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 05-05-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,681
Posted By Rock-It Man
As several have said, follow the owner's manual...

As several have said, follow the owner's manual for fluid intervals.

And as several have said, find a dealer with a respectful service department. They are not all the same.
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