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Old 08-06-2012, 01:23 PM   #101
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Update on my wheels...the place I ordered from doesn't have them in stock so I have to wait until TSW sends them but they only have 2 in stock so I have to wait like 3-4 weeks for TSW to get enough. In the mean time I am first on the waiting list for them and will get them as soon as they arrive along with my tires
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Old 08-06-2012, 01:42 PM   #102
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Today I installed my IOM vinyl CAMARO windshield decal. I had a little trouble placing it because the soapy water I made up and sprayed would kind of evaporate kinda quick in todays heat. I think it looks straight lol. I wish I could get an overhead view of it and see for myself. One weird thing is I can totally see the letters when I am inside the car and it kinda makes me a little claustrophobic lol but I'll get use to it.
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Old 08-08-2012, 05:15 PM   #103
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I've been thinking about this cosmetic mod for a long time lol but I finally managed to do it. I had a spare set of CAMARO fender letters and I painted them IOM and taped them onto the passenger dash since it is so big and plain. The hardest part was trying to make it look straight and I think I succeeded in doing that. You be the judge lol.
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Old 08-08-2012, 05:45 PM   #104
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Nice touch...i like that
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Old 08-08-2012, 06:56 PM   #105
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Nice touch...i like that
Thanks, its suttle but def a nice touch.
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Old 08-09-2012, 04:02 PM   #106
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Very nice!
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Old 08-09-2012, 04:39 PM   #107
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I like, thanks for the idea. I always wonder about the airbag deploying though. Would those letters just hit you in the face?
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Old 08-09-2012, 04:41 PM   #108
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I like the dash looks great, good work.
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Old 08-12-2012, 03:10 PM   #109
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Very nice!
Thanks!

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I like, thanks for the idea. I always wonder about the airbag deploying though. Would those letters just hit you in the face?
Thanks! I have no idea lol last thing I want is to find out lol

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I like the dash looks great, good work.
Thank you very much
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Old 08-25-2012, 01:44 PM   #110
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My brand new 4 20x10 Matte Gunmetal TSW Nurburgrings came in yesterday along with new 275/40-20 General G-max AS-03 tires. I wasted no time at all installing them. The install took me a little while because the only jack I had was the one that came with my spare tire kit. Best part of the install was it was relatively easy lol. The wheels did come with some chrome gorilla locks so luckily I now don't have to go out and buy some and I torqued them to 100ft/lbs each (based off what other people torqued their Nurburgrings using gorilla lugs) Now not only are the Nurburgrings stlyish they are lighter than the stock wheels. The stock wheels/tires weighed a total of 260.7lbs while the Nurburgrings and General tires weigh a total of 217.8lbs. So that is a loss of 42.9lbs of rotating mass. Al I need now are some drilled/slotted rotors and a brembo upgrade and everything will look reall good.


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Old 08-25-2012, 03:49 PM   #111
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Nice wheels. It looks like you should get some lowering springs now so the wheels tuck in there nicely.
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Old 08-25-2012, 04:00 PM   #112
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Nice wheels. It looks like you should get some lowering springs now so the wheels tuck in there nicely.
Thanks for the suggestion I'll have to look into some.
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Old 08-25-2012, 07:25 PM   #113
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Thanks for the suggestion I'll have to look into some.
Looking good buddy definitely get it lowered, it will only enhance your wheels!
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Old 08-25-2012, 07:46 PM   #114
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Looking good buddy definitely get it lowered, it will only enhance your wheels!
Yea I'm def gonna look into it, I know nothing about springs/coilovers so ill have to do a little research. Well frankly I know nothing about cars in general haha so I always have to do research.
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:08 PM   #115
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4 month old Camaro owner here and just wanted to say thanks to Kj for turning me from a lurker to a member. Great looking build! made me realize that someone with little to no car experience (me) could still make themselves an nice custom ride. Time for my modding to begin...
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:17 PM   #116
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4 month old Camaro owner here and just wanted to say thanks to Kj for turning me from a lurker to a member. Great looking build! made me realize that someone with little to no car experience (me) could still make themselves an nice custom ride. Time for my modding to begin...
Thanks! Glad I can inspire someone Gl with your mods and don't worry about having no experience you learn as you go, believe me I knew absolutly nothing about cars and I am slowly learning lol.
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:39 PM   #117
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Lookin good man, keep it up
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Old 08-26-2012, 09:36 PM   #118
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Lookin good man, keep it up
Thanks! I should be getting my ported throttle body back soon and I'll be installing. Hopefully this time it won't give me so much trouble.
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Old 08-26-2012, 09:47 PM   #119
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Thanks! I should be getting my ported throttle body back soon and I'll be installing. Hopefully this time it won't give me so much trouble.
Go with Eibach Lowering Springs buddy, cheapest way and best height with your 20" wheels you have!
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Old 08-27-2012, 09:25 AM   #120
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Go with Eibach Lowering Springs buddy, cheapest way and best height with your 20" wheels you have!
Thanks for the suggestion I appreciate it!
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Old 08-27-2012, 02:37 PM   #121
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Looks good can't go wrong with those wheels

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Old 08-27-2012, 04:25 PM   #122
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Looks good can't go wrong with those wheels

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Thanks, not gonna lie the first time I saw them was in the article about your car in Camaro Now lol
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Old 08-27-2012, 09:45 PM   #123
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Thanks, not gonna lie the first time I saw them was in the article about your car in Camaro Now lol
haha that's awesome. Glad you like'em.
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Old 08-27-2012, 09:59 PM   #124
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I've been thinking about this cosmetic mod for a long time lol but I finally managed to do it. I had a spare set of CAMARO fender letters and I painted them IOM and taped them onto the passenger dash since it is so big and plain. The hardest part was trying to make it look straight and I think I succeeded in doing that. You be the judge lol.


Sorry, I don't like it, looks out of place..................
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Old 08-27-2012, 10:25 PM   #125
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haha that's awesome. Glad you like'em.
I love them haha, and I plan on stealing a couple more ideas from the article lol

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Sorry, I don't like it, looks out of place..................
Well its alright to each his/her own
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