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Old 03-25-2013, 08:14 PM   #2051
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Nice pic!
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Old 03-25-2013, 08:20 PM   #2052
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Very nice. Are those rear splash guards custom or pre-made?
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Old 03-25-2013, 08:41 PM   #2053
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Very nice. Are those rear splash guards custom or pre-made?
Those are the zl1 splash guards.
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Old 03-26-2013, 03:43 AM   #2054
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Played hooky and took a little cruise to clear my head today.
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Old 03-26-2013, 05:50 AM   #2055
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Here it is. Four repaints. Still not happy.


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Why not happy? Does it only look good from a distance??
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Old 03-26-2013, 09:56 AM   #2056
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Here it is. Four repaints. Still not happy.


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you can order em in black now... don't ask me for the part number

Also if anyone wants any parts custom painted this guy Lupe is killer...

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Old 03-26-2013, 01:54 PM   #2057
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you can order em in black now... don't ask me for the part number

Also if anyone wants any parts custom painted this guy Lupe is killer...

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I saw them available aftermarket in black recently. Wanna say it was RPI's site but not sure. The price was ridiculous tho. Very happy I did mine myself.
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:02 PM   #2058
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Yeah im very happy with mine as well,and again thanks OZZ i had no idea about even doing that, and when i saw yours it had to bee done
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:11 PM   #2059
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Yeah im very happy with mine as well,and again thanks OZZ i had no idea about even doing that, and when i saw yours it had to bee done

just wait til i get the headlights completely done! haha
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Old 03-27-2013, 05:05 AM   #2060
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Why not happy? Does it only look good from a distance??
One bezel has a few bubbles. Another looks like it could use another layer. I'm fearful about adding another layer. Maybe I didn't let the dip dry the first time but additional layers would cover smoothly and I had to start over.


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Old 03-27-2013, 05:51 PM   #2061
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One bezel has a few bubbles. Another looks like it could use another layer. I'm fearful about adding another layer. Maybe I didn't let the dip dry the first time but additional layers would cover smoothly and I had to start over.


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This was still with the dip? Or paint? I had some rain blow in through the garage window while I shot my second coat, but a little wet-sanding and another coat and all was well.
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Old 03-27-2013, 07:35 PM   #2062
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410.7 at the WHEEL!

Goodies Speed Shop, San Jose.

I'll post pictures and movies later.

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Old 03-27-2013, 07:59 PM   #2063
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:06 PM   #2064
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Goodies Speed Shop, San Jose.

I'll post pictures and movies later.

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Old 03-27-2013, 09:22 PM   #2065
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I am an HP whore. LOL. This is a stock run so to speak. I do have a CAI on it but no tune. Factory tune.

Goodies recently did a Kenne Bell supercharger on an SS and it turned 580hp at the wheel. Hmmmm.....


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Old 03-27-2013, 09:51 PM   #2066
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I am an HP whore. LOL. This is a stock run so to speak. I do have a CAI on it but no tune. Factory tune.

Goodies recently did a Kenne Bell supercharger on an SS and it turned 580hp at the wheel. Hmmmm.....


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Old 03-27-2013, 10:20 PM   #2067
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Old 03-27-2013, 10:27 PM   #2068
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Not bad at all for just a CAI. I am tellin ya.... this group was special!!
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Old 03-27-2013, 10:53 PM   #2069
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Nice numbers! These TPW 11/12 cars seem to be a mean bunch! I need to dyno mine to see if he's up to snuff lol. I swear the car feels faster than my 11' did with headers and tune.
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Old 03-27-2013, 11:26 PM   #2070
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Nice numbers! These TPW 11/12 cars seem to be a mean bunch! I need to dyno mine to see if he's up to snuff lol. I swear the car feels faster than my 11' did with headers and tune.
I have been saying that all along.... my vert was putting down 420 to the ground this car is quicker.... better acceleration for sure!!

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Old 03-28-2013, 02:08 AM   #2071
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Not bad at all for just a CAI. I am tellin ya.... this group was special!!
I know. Right? It's really neat. We need Lio to go back stock and retest.


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Old 03-28-2013, 02:12 AM   #2072
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Old 03-28-2013, 02:18 AM   #2073
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Why does your car look so dirty? lol

I just washed mine this afternoon. Started raining so I had to pull it into the garage and blow dry there. I think tomorrow I'll clay/polish/seal it for the first time.
I was planning on starting the tach/speedo lighting project, but I think I need a better tool than a flathead wrapped in electrical tape to remove the bezel. Felt like I was going to break or scratch it if I continued, so I gave up for now.
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Old 03-28-2013, 02:26 AM   #2074
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On a different note, what do you guys think of the Z28 reveal? I think it looks pretty sweet except for the rear lights (and the new SS rear lights are god-awful IMO). Definitely sounds like a killer on the track, but I doubt it'd be something I'd enjoy just cruising around in like the 1LE. All told, I think I made the right choice for me...I like my creature comforts the Z sounds like something that should only be on the track. I'm happy they brought it back, but it sounds more like the true "2% car"
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Old 03-28-2013, 02:31 AM   #2075
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On a different note, what do you guys think of the Z28 reveal? I think it looks pretty sweet except for the rear lights (and the new SS rear lights are god-awful IMO). Definitely sounds like a killer on the track, but I doubt it'd be something I'd enjoy just cruising around in like the 1LE. All told, I think I made the right choice for me...I like my creature comforts the Z sounds like something that should only be on the track. I'm happy they brought it back, but it sounds more like the true "2% car"
Love the Z but we could be looking at a $70k Camaro. That would make it a .2% car.
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