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Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 04-27-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By MickGIS
Thanks for the offer. I got around to contacting...

Thanks for the offer. I got around to contacting Ed Bozarth Service about the recurring slow leak in the output shaft of the 2010 SS Camaro's transmission. I had it fixed once before under warranty...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-27-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,703
Posted By MickGIS
Vendor For A Crank Torque-to-Yield Bolt

I found the crank torque-to-yield bolt a couple of places:
Speed Engineering - GM LS3 Harmonic Balancer Bolt (http://www.speedengineeringlsx.com/gm-ls3-harmonic-balancer-bolt-11570046) - $12.09 +...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 12-24-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By MickGIS
Output Shaft Seal Leak

My 2010 Camaro 2SS has the Tremec TR-6060 transmission.
On April 2, 2014 with 38,404 miles the Output Shaft Seal was replaced under warranty.
Today with a bit over 45,740 miles I noticed drips on...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-23-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,703
Posted By MickGIS
Hey I just read about another option to keep the...

Hey I just read about another option to keep the crank from rotating when removing the old crank bolt and installing the new crank bolt.
This works with a 6 speed manual transmission:

Put the...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-21-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,703
Posted By MickGIS
Good Deal Flywheel Holder & SLP Underdrive Pulley Kit

I shopped around online and the best price I found was at Jannetty Racing Performance Parts (http://www.jreperformanceparts.com).
For$263.44 delivered to Colorado they offer 2010-2015 Camaro SS SLP...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 12-15-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 722
Posted By MickGIS
Yes, thankfully it was only those two codes: ...

Yes, thankfully it was only those two codes:
P0420 - Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold (Bank 1)
P0430 - Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold (Bank 2)

Went to O'Reilly Auto Parts...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-15-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,703
Posted By MickGIS
Experences With Underdrive Pulleys

I have read many posts on the pros and cons of underdrive pulleys here and on ModernCamaro and have determined that these two are of interest:

Fluidampr Harmonic Damper vs SLP...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 12-13-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 722
Posted By MickGIS
Good point, a tune is indeed needed but I am...

Good point, a tune is indeed needed but I am waiting till after I install my Bo White Ported Throttle Body. In the mean time I will check the code to make sure I didn't break something else.
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 12-13-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 722
Posted By MickGIS
CEL On 278 Miles After Header Install

My car has thrown the dreaded but expected CEL only 278 miles after I installed the headers, from what I have read the rear O2 sensors are usually the culprit.
I am going to check the code just to...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 12-05-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 632
Posted By MickGIS
Upon reflection I realize just how sour an...

Upon reflection I realize just how sour an experience it was with Dyno-Pro and AIR (American Intense Racing) both in Arvada, CO.
Clint at AIR seemed to be very accommodating two weeks ago when I...
Forum: Camaro DIY & HOW-TO instructions & discussions 12-04-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By MickGIS
Replace Driver's Seat Control Panel Brackets

When I got into my 2010 Camaro 2SS my foot slipped and I sat on the driver's seat control panel, #18 in the diagram below. It looks like I broke the front bracket #15 with my fat butt! All the...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 11-27-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,246
Posted By MickGIS
Upon reflection I realize just how sour an...

Upon reflection I realize just how sour an experience it was with Dyno-Pro and AIR (American Intense Racing) both in Arvada, CO.
Clint at AIR seemed to be very accommodating two weeks ago when I...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-27-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
Upon reflection I realize just how sour an...

Upon reflection I realize just how sour an experience it was with Dyno-Pro and AIR (American Intense Racing) both in Arvada, CO.
Clint at AIR seemed to be very accommodating two weeks ago when I...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-25-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
That's what this tuner said that he could not get...

That's what this tuner said that he could not get anything else out of this engine. Could be he's not that good, should I try someone else?
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-25-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
At the tuners today they did a few runs on the...

At the tuners today they did a few runs on the dyno then checked the sensor readings from my car and said that the sensor readings were pretty optimal and that they probably could not get much more...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-21-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
Before I drove it to the DIY Auto Repair garage I...

Before I drove it to the DIY Auto Repair garage I checked the two header bolts on either side of cylinder #2 and torqued them to 20-25 ft/lbs which stopped the exhaust leak.
I have an appointment...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-16-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
I still have a small leak over #2, will I damage...

I still have a small leak over #2, will I damage my car if I drive it the 25 miles or so back to the DIY shop so I can try to repair it?
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 11-14-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,246
Posted By MickGIS
Going with American Intense Racing for the dyno...

Going with American Intense Racing for the dyno tune for $475. I'll let you know how it turns (tunes) out.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-13-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
Nice, a good procedure. I did something very...

Nice, a good procedure. I did something very similar by tightening them down to 15 foot pounds, starting with the inside bolts then working to the outside bolts, then went back and twisted them to...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-12-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
Sweet, thanks for the tip.

Sweet, thanks for the tip.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-12-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
Hey Juiced1, I hear you, there is always a...

Hey Juiced1,
I hear you, there is always a tighter engine bay to work on or a roomer one, I had an old Valiant with a straight 6 and I could set up camp in there.
On my Gen5 that bolt above #2 that...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-12-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,816
Posted By MickGIS
Is it just me or does that look like a Smiley...

Is it just me or does that look like a Smiley Face?

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=673927&stc=1&d=1415660218
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-12-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By MickGIS
Header Install On 2010 2SS

I installed the Stainless Power Headers at DIY Auto Repair (http://www.diyautorepairshops.com/index.html) here in Colorado, real nice folks. DIY rents bays with a lift and tools so I was in a heated...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 11-07-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 632
Posted By MickGIS
Going with American Intense Racing...

Going with American Intense Racing (http://ai-racing.com/index.html) for the dyno tune for $475. I'll let you know how it turns (tunes) out.
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 11-06-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 632
Posted By MickGIS
Denver Area Tune

I posted the following in the "Rockies/Midwest" area but it may be better here.

So I made an appointment with Finish Line Automotive Performance, they are less then 2 miles from the DIY shop where...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 11-06-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,246
Posted By MickGIS
So I made an appointment with Finish Line...

So I made an appointment with Finish Line Automotive Performance they are less then 2 miles from the DIY shop where I will be installing the headers. This tune shop says they use HP tuners and I...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 11-04-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,246
Posted By MickGIS
I sent emails on November 1st to the following...

I sent emails on November 1st to the following tuners, as of 11/4/14:

The Boost Creep Ltd.........$495 by email response

RMCR Performance..........$575 by email response

Finish Line...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-02-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 278
Posted By MickGIS
2010 2SS Stainless Power

I spotted a set of Stainless Power, with high flow cats to connect to stock exhaust for $687.74 (w/coupon and free shipping) from AutoAnything.com. Folks seem to like them but like anything there...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 09-14-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,246
Posted By MickGIS
Thanks for the info about Clint at American...

Thanks for the info about Clint at American Intense Racing. The reason I said Westminster is that was the only place I found which rented bays with lifts, so I am willing to drive in Colorado to...
Forum: USA - Rockies / Midwest 09-12-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,246
Posted By MickGIS
Denver Area Tune

After I install the long tube headers and throttle body (see thread Denver Area Auto Repair Bay/Lift Rental (http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=376690)) I am thinking a tune is in order....
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