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Old 06-05-2012, 05:14 PM   #226
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Well so has it been worth the wait?
Oh Yeah... just such a smooooth car all the way around... the washing it all the time not so fun though.

Sue is really happy to be back in a Camaro again too.
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Old 06-05-2012, 05:28 PM   #227
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Don't let that stop you... I have the wrong ones in... the right ones are a perfect match... same w/ the fogs



You always did like the bling...
Which are the perfect match?
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Old 06-05-2012, 05:36 PM   #228
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Oh Yeah... just such a smooooth car all the way around... the washing it all the time not so fun though.

Sue is really happy to be back in a Camaro again too.
Ya, I bet.
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Old 06-05-2012, 08:50 PM   #229
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Which are the perfect match?
I need to find out the particulars on it... there are a certain number of LEDs on the bulb that you want. I got these cheap from a guy in our club because he was swapping out to the ones that matched... figured they were better than stock and I'd have them ready to go, so I picked them up. Pretty sure the guys at AAC can direct you to the right ones but I'll be finding out pretty soon and let you know.

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Ya, I bet.
With us it's all about the pack of Camaro friends we hang with here... The wives club is pretty tight and I soon realized that Sue was in a bigger hurry to get the car than I was. Especially getting in time for the fest.

I got tired of swapping out the 22's and not really having a daily driver. This one is just everything all rolled in to one... the platform is there for some very serious mods down the line without having to get into Axles, ring gears and all the other driveline parts. The electric steering coupled w/ MR is probably what is most noticeable. Just smooth and it pulls hard when you need it so driving in traffic is a breeze, except for that M6 part..
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Old 06-05-2012, 09:33 PM   #230
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Lights, lights and more lights. That just looks plain cool no matter what. Nice seeing that ZL1...
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Old 06-27-2012, 11:04 AM   #231
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Don't know if you saw the MotorTrend article yet or not.


My favorite part



The ZL1 holding 1.27g @ 111mph.... wow! That is planted, solid

the GT500 couldn't repeat it's first lap performance.... you guessed it, brake fade ~ bad

Declared winner all around ='d ZL1
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Old 06-27-2012, 12:54 PM   #232
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Old 07-07-2012, 12:57 AM   #233
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Don't know if you saw the MotorTrend article yet or not.


My favorite part


The ZL1 holding 1.27g @ 111mph.... wow! That is planted, solid

the GT500 couldn't repeat it's first lap performance.... you guessed it, brake fade ~ bad

Declared winner all around ='d ZL1
Don't know how in the heck I missed this in my own thread... Great Stuff there..

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Where's Mike???
I have no idea... Total neglect I guess

Good thing you guys didn't start a party in here. I wouldn't have had a clue. I think I got unsubscribed from my own thread..

...but then I do have a lounge thread to hang out in now days.
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Old 07-07-2012, 01:08 AM   #234
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Now for the bad news...

But I should have followed Pete out of the parking lot and gone backwards down the one way road to get past the median instead of following others and doing a U-turn.

Good news is wheel didn't even get a scratch, but Eagle F1 Super Car G2 is toast. Now I'm driving around with a polished SS wheel on the right front.

So that means no Cars and Coffee... I'll show up anyway to hang w/ the crew and Pete.

But even worse... no racing Saturday night unless I can find a tire right quick.

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Old 07-07-2012, 01:15 AM   #235
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Once again. All starts with a Savini causing it.
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Old 07-07-2012, 07:03 AM   #236
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Once again. All starts with a Savini causing it.
Oh man... so true... Damn Savinis... they TOTALLY caused this

But I will say those F1's with that extra rubber lip saved the wheel

I can get one local for 549 plus tax. So I ordered one from Tire Rack for 385 including shipping. Coming from Shreveport so no tax and it will be here Tuesday.
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Old 07-07-2012, 07:07 AM   #237
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Well that sucks but at least no wheel damage that would have got salty quick!! Wider turns like your pulling a trailer from now on!!

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Oh man... so true... Damn Savinis... they TOTALLY caused this

But I will say those F1's with that extra rubber lip saved the wheel

I can get one local for 549 plus tax. So I ordered one from Tire Rack for 385 including shipping. Coming from Shreveport so no tax and it will be here Tuesday.
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Old 07-07-2012, 07:09 AM   #238
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Oh man... so true... Damn Savinis... they TOTALLY caused this

But I will say those F1's with that extra rubber lip saved the wheel

I can get one local for 549 plus tax. So I ordered one from Tire Rack for 385 including shipping. Coming from Shreveport so no tax and it will be here Tuesday.

Bummer M...

Those damn Savini's - wreaking havoc any chance they get. Can you run at the track with the matching front tire to the factory one or does that completely mess up your alignment/balance?

Luckily you will be back to normal (well as normal as you can be...) by Tuesday. Gotta love Tire Rack.
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So does this mean no Track tonight???
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Old 07-07-2012, 09:40 AM   #240
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Com on mike! Put a second SS wheel on there and everyone thinks you're running skinnies at the track tonight!
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Old 07-07-2012, 10:02 AM   #241
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Oh man... so true... Damn Savinis... they TOTALLY caused this

But I will say those F1's with that extra rubber lip saved the wheel

I can get one local for 549 plus tax. So I ordered one from Tire Rack for 385 including shipping. Coming from Shreveport so no tax and it will be here Tuesday.
This is why I didn't go with the set-up I originally planned. The tires are so damn expensive.

Hell the local price you got was more than the RIM cost. LOL
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:24 PM   #242
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Well that sucks but at least no wheel damage that would have got salty quick!! Wider turns like your pulling a trailer from now on!!
Man it did get salty until I pulled over and saw the wheel completely untouched. My wife didn't say a word..(insert one of those funny PQ smileys here)

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Bummer M...

Those damn Savini's - wreaking havoc any chance they get. Can you run at the track with the matching front tire to the factory one or does that completely mess up your alignment/balance?

Luckily you will be back to normal (well as normal as you can be...) by Tuesday. Gotta love Tire Rack.
Yeah did some checking around today and no one has these in stock in a city this size. The Tire Rack price was the best anyway. Discount came close, but still not in stock.

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So does this mean no Track tonight???
I'll be there for sure... just not sure what I'm driving yet.

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Com on mike! Put a second SS wheel on there and everyone thinks you're running skinnies at the track tonight!
Hmmmm Mr ZL1 man... I think you need to be on the track tonight too.

We just lucked out to have one SS wheel available. I'd hate to be the poor ZL1 guy that ends up on YouTube on all the Mustang forums

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This is why I didn't go with the set-up I originally planned. The tires are so damn expensive.

Hell the local price you got was more than the RIM cost. LOL
I have no idea what these rims cost... This stuff is only supposed to happen to you...
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Old 07-07-2012, 02:29 PM   #244
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Old 07-08-2012, 11:47 AM   #245
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the car looks awesome man! bring that sucker to us so we can make it spin the rollers faster lol
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Old 07-08-2012, 03:27 PM   #246
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Old 07-08-2012, 09:56 PM   #247
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the car looks awesome man! bring that sucker to us so we can make it spin the rollers faster lol
It definitely needs it and will get done in due time...

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Old 07-12-2012, 02:02 AM   #248
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Look what I got from Oshawa!!!!

Got a nice surprise in my mail box a few days ago.

Huge thanks to Mike Judge for this one. I can't believe he keeps finding ways to show customers how much the folks in Oshawa appreciate them. Of course it goes both ways as well. If they ever have another open house I hope to go thank some of them personnally for the permagrin I've had the last 3 years.

Thanks again Mike... and Scott too. Don't know how that signature made its way there but I'll find out from him at the fest. Really bummed that Mike will not be at the fest this year. GM really needs to put him on a plane and get him there...

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Old 07-12-2012, 10:37 AM   #250
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Awesome Mike, Congrats...

Mike Judge and Co. are amazing
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