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Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-03-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,050
Posted By 1MtnGoat
The oil life monitoring system will not change...

The oil life monitoring system will not change the interval it recommends. It it works on a logarithm based on runtime, engine temp, ambient temp etc. With a quality full synthetic one can go a bit...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 04-02-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,050
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I know it's not an LS engine but I have a...

I know it's not an LS engine but I have a LandCruiser that has run over 350,000 miles using Amsoil and Amsoil filters. The oil/filter have been changed at 25K intervals or one year whichever...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 03-13-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Custom Mount

I fabricated a mount out of some stainless steel sheet metal. It is an inverted T shape. The head of the T has a hole at each end and it is fastened behind the center dash panel with 1/2" screws. ...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 02-22-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,212
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Try this. Take a bottle of your favorite...

Try this. Take a bottle of your favorite conventional oil and a bottle of full synthetic (not a blend) of the same viscosity and but them in your freezer overnight. In the morning pull them out of...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 02-06-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,218
Posted By 1MtnGoat
What were saying is you can take it off if you...

What were saying is you can take it off if you want to but there is no need to!
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 02-05-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,218
Posted By 1MtnGoat
No need to pop the clip. Just turn the cap and...

No need to pop the clip. Just turn the cap and watch the clip spread then lift the cap up. Simply push cap down till it clicks to finish the job. Clip stays in place the whole time.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 01-12-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,198
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I've got 26,000 on a set of Hawk Ceramic pads and...

I've got 26,000 on a set of Hawk Ceramic pads and they are about like new. They wear just fine. The rotors are showing no wear also.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 01-08-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,555
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Use oil that meets or exceeds GM specs. The...

Use oil that meets or exceeds GM specs. The viscosity of the oil recommended is chosen based on engine useage and clearances. Too thick an oil will not properly flow to engine components as it...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 12-09-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 870
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Put the CC on then check it after several...

Put the CC on then check it after several thousand miles. After you have drained the oil from it you decide if you would have wanted that oil (and what you will drain out while you own the car)...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 12-05-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,345
Posted By 1MtnGoat
All speakers stock, stock head unit. Center...

All speakers stock, stock head unit. Center speaker disconnected. System is much "cleaner" now. Huge improvement.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 11-28-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 433
Posted By 1MtnGoat
The upper goes to the cooler and the lower to the...

The upper goes to the cooler and the lower to the pump. Here are some pictures of my reroute. http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=294758&highlight=cleanup
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 11-02-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,102
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Used daily for both up and down shifts. Nothing...

Used daily for both up and down shifts. Nothing quite the sound of the S/C whine and exhaust at a 5K+ shift. Also love the rev matching downshifts.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 10-13-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,568
Posted By 1MtnGoat
In "D", "S" and "M" the car starts in 1st only...

In "D", "S" and "M" the car starts in 1st only for the first gear shift after startup. After that it starts in 2nd. (even in "M") If you want to start from a stop in 1st you must tap the "-" paddle...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 10-09-2013, 05:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,009
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Take off the ground stud and replace it with a...

Take off the ground stud and replace it with a bolt to secure the PS ground wire. Then relocate the ground stud. Do a search for pictures/instructions. It's easy. The filter can now be...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 09-29-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Clear the codes then drive 80 - 100 miles under...

Clear the codes then drive 80 - 100 miles under all conditions. Start, stop, city, cruise, full throttle, idle then go for an emissions check before turning the car off. The computer needs...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-29-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By 1MtnGoat
It really does! Try driving along at 70 in 6th...

It really does! Try driving along at 70 in 6th and quickly double tapping the down paddle and then hitting the right foot. It goes directly to 4th skipping 5th. Hang on! It's great when the...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-28-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By 1MtnGoat
The three screws in the wheel well are all you...

The three screws in the wheel well are all you need to remove! The liner will bow enough to get your hand in. Turn the front of the wheel in on the side your are working on.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 09-28-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 989
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I have used one for well over a year. Even carry...

I have used one for well over a year. Even carry it in the trunk. No scratches or other markings!
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 09-27-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I installed the Curb Alert system just after I...

I installed the Curb Alert system just after I took Delivery of my ZL1. There is a slight problem - that is that the Curb Alert turns on at "charging" voltage of around 13.2+ and turns off at...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-22-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 656
Posted By 1MtnGoat
If I remember correctly PTM mode 2 is the default...

If I remember correctly PTM mode 2 is the default when you start the car.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 09-12-2013, 05:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Flared brake lines are not meant to have teflon...

Flared brake lines are not meant to have teflon on them. The flare does all the sealing. The nut holds the flare tight against the seat. Sounds like a improperly seated nut/flare. If the threads...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-08-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 325
Posted By 1MtnGoat
24 lb.ft or 33 N.m (each) per service manual...

24 lb.ft or 33 N.m (each) per service manual page 7-29
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-07-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,252
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I found one just like it when I cleaned my grille...

I found one just like it when I cleaned my grille and coolers yesterday.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 08-08-2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,388
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I originally installed blue and yes they were...

I originally installed blue and yes they were very hard to see in bright sunlight. The blue is not an exact match to our aqua blue gauges so I returned them for a set of green gauges and could not...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 08-08-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 14,521
Posted By 1MtnGoat
Turned 18,000 miles today. Have had the ZL1 since...

Turned 18,000 miles today. Have had the ZL1 since early April 2012. My only "problems" are that the rear tires squeal and wear out faster than the front and there is an intermittent whining noise...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 08-05-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 483
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I put these in over a year ago....

I put these in over a year ago. http://www.tirerack.com/lighting/detail.jsp?ID=1047&autoMake=Chevrolet&autoModel=Camaro+ZL1&autoYear=2012&autoModClar=Coupe Yellow is much more effective in fog than...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-28-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By 1MtnGoat
You may want to try bedding the new pads,...

You may want to try bedding the new pads, scuffing the rotors with sand paper of worst case scenario turning the rotors. The brake pad compounds imbed on the rotors. The old and new compounds cause...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-09-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,060
Posted By 1MtnGoat
No problem. I can tell no difference between...

No problem. I can tell no difference between these and OEM for normal to spirited driving. I hear track is a different story but I am not and will not be there.
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-09-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,060
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I think I was the first one on here to do the...

I think I was the first one on here to do the Hawk ceramic swap. Back at the end of April 2012 two weeks after I got our ZL1 I did the swap. That was 17,000 miles ago. That rotors are still smooth...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-09-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,523
Posted By 1MtnGoat
I's a vert!

I's a vert!
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