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Old 05-01-2009, 03:51 PM   #1
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First Look - Amazed at dealer cosmetic additions

Just took a look at the new Camaro and all I have to say is wow!

But you have to love dealerships effort to make some extra money installing a few extras on a car.

Rims and Tires: $5600
Painted Ground Effects: $3300
Painted Bowtie F/R: $200

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Old 05-01-2009, 03:54 PM   #2
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3300? thats ridiculous, but dealers always do that, buy the most expensive trims and models just so they can say thats all we have. Order it, or get screwed and pay a lot for something thats not exactly the way you want it.
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Old 05-01-2009, 03:57 PM   #3
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Painted black ground effects that were black to start with. WOW!
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Old 05-01-2009, 03:57 PM   #4
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Not to mention it's the V6... so you'll definitely be spending wayyyyy to much I bet.
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Old 05-01-2009, 03:57 PM   #5
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So are they charging $3,300 just for the paint, or for the kit and the paint together?
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Old 05-01-2009, 03:57 PM   #6
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Painted black ground effects that were black to start with. WOW!
Actually they're gray and very noticably different.
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Old 05-01-2009, 03:58 PM   #7
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If its an SS that just brought the price up nealry $10,000. More $$$$ in thier pockets. No need for the diffrent rims at all. Stock 20's are good enough esp if its the RS package IMO
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:03 PM   #8
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Actually they're gray and very noticably different.
They look pretty dark on the build your own Camaro page of GM. Must be Dark Gray.
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:05 PM   #9
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out of curiousty SoCalMitch how do they look? (ground effects)
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:07 PM   #10
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They look pretty dark on the build your own Camaro page of GM. Must be Dark Gray.
They look like this if they aren't painted...to me it looks like it is the same as the rear diffuser panel material/color.

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Old 05-01-2009, 04:08 PM   #11
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The ground effects painted look really nice, much better than they look on the website. And the painted bowtie are one of the first things I will do to the car, but it will be a lot cheaper than $200 for a can of spray paint and some masking tape!
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:09 PM   #12
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Just took a look at the new Camaro and all I have to say is wow!

But you have to love dealerships effort to make some extra money installing a few extras on a car.

Rims and Tires: $5600
Painted Ground Effects: $3300
Painted Bowtie F/R: $200

It things like this that explain why Selman closed down two of their other dealerships.

But before I insert my foot in my mouth, some rich OC fool (members here excluded, of course) who wants to be the first in Orange, or Anaheim, or Anahiem Hills, or surrounding, to have one will not bark about the price at all and buy it.

Me, no thanks. I'll buy at MSRP or less soon enough.
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:10 PM   #14
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Is this your car? It looks sweet! I like the flat color on the ground effects.
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:22 PM   #15
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Any time I see a Camaro with the 21" wheels, and accesories from the dealer I'll think one thing........ SUCKER!!!! LOL
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:24 PM   #16
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Is this your car? It looks sweet! I like the flat color on the ground effects.
No it's not my car, I call this dealer and they told they could not get a SS till maybe the end of the year. So I call a friend of a friend and he ordered one for me and told me 8 to 11 weeks.
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Old 05-01-2009, 04:31 PM   #17
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painting the emblems will b cheaper to do it your self, but im getting vynil for that, shhould be far cheaper!
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I would go for the blue painted bowtie
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I'll go for the red bowtie like Bumblebee. It will match the red SS.
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its just a shame that its a v6.....
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