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Old 06-15-2013, 07:46 PM   #1
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The fast one's quest to become The Fast One. :)

Well I have had my car for a total of 6 months and I think it is time to start building it and voiding my warranty.

First it is a 2012 Camaro SS LS3
I am going to try and keep a small journal with pictures and updates with new goodies. Long term goal is to be blown by next spring.-



I decided to start with the motor first after much debate with myself and input from other forum members. After that will be suspension followed by and ECS supercharger to finish it off. After that money pit I will start with the exterior one piece at time.




Mods that are going to go on shortly will be:
JRE rough idle blower cam, PRC 6.75 springs, rods, SLP 25% UD pulley, SLP double roller TC, Melling HV oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers. I will be trading out the SLP Loudmouth for a set of NPP off of a 1le with the NPP in a box to make it functional. I loved that exhaust set up in my Corvette.

Future mods subject to change

motor mods
ECS supercharger with Meth injection

suspension
1le strut tower brace
1le or zl1 sway bars
pfadt lowering springs
Pfadt Race Engineering Rear Arm Package
varios pfadt bushings

Exterior
1le or similar splitter
anvil spoiler
copo style or zl1 style hood
LG zl1 style rims

Ill update as I buy parts and once they get installed along with dyno numbers from CBi.

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Old 07-01-2013, 12:01 PM   #2
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Well finally made it home and got to unpacking some boxes.
its a crappy blurry pic but I only had my cell phone
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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-01-2013, 02:09 PM   #3
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Nice mods...I would love to have the exhaust for my 2010...Quads looks so good...

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Old 07-01-2013, 10:57 PM   #4
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Thanks have a few more boxes to arrive and unpack then its time to make an apt
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-04-2013, 07:20 PM   #5
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Figured I would some pics of the day I got my car
also it goes into Night Shades in a week to get the NS-3 decal kit with out the hood so I will add pics when that is complete



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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-05-2013, 02:27 AM   #6
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Old 07-15-2013, 04:42 PM   #7
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I went down to STL and had nightshades install their NS-3 stripe kit. Probably going back down to do something with the roof but I was pressed for time to get back to my town. Any way they were a pleasure to work with and very professional. They did an awesome job and even saved me cab fair for lunch since they were heading by a place a like to eat at. The kit looks fantastic, my photo skills are just lacking.




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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-15-2013, 04:58 PM   #8
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-15-2013, 05:18 PM   #9
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I see what you did there with those stripes.....WAY more HP!
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Old 07-15-2013, 05:25 PM   #10
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I see what you did there with those stripes.....WAY more HP!
I figured it was good for about 10 above the normal 15 that stickers add.

I just need to get my rough idle blower cam then the HP gets added. Just wanting to sell my GT9 cam first.
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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-15-2013, 06:00 PM   #11
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Waiting on my Trunion upgrade, MSD wires, Kooks 2 inch headers with out cats, and JRE rough idle blower cam. Just need to clear out a few things like my SLP Loudmouth 1 and LPE GT9 Cam.
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-24-2013, 03:21 PM   #12
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Headers came today. Yay
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-24-2013, 03:23 PM   #13
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I'm Liking it so far. Especially those stripes
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Old 07-24-2013, 03:50 PM   #14
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sweet ride man!!! keep up the good work. i myself am about to focus more on engine mods in the coming months.
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Old 07-24-2013, 05:10 PM   #15
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Just cracked open a beer and started my header install. I had LG on ny vette that I out on so I'm curious to see how the kooks go on etc. After this I'm gonna do suspension and 1le splitter and zl1 rockers
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-24-2013, 05:11 PM   #16
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Thanks everybody for the kind words
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-26-2013, 06:47 PM   #17
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Well got my headers on and catless connection popes all bolted on and it was pretty easy install. Also hooked up my npp in box exhaust controller for my npp exhaust and its sounds sweet with headers
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-27-2013, 06:09 PM   #18
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Great build man , and the NS3 loooks fantastic ...gd luck
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Old 07-29-2013, 04:40 PM   #19
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Thanks.

right now I have been talking with Chad from CBi street cars in STL and he will be installing my cam, springs, rods, and all that in the coming weeks.
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 07-29-2013, 05:03 PM   #20
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awesome build!
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Old 08-05-2013, 11:29 PM   #21
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Got my install date. goig to CBi on 08/26/2013 hopefully be done before sept and running great. also going to be running BTR rods
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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Old 08-09-2013, 10:40 PM   #22
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Just ordered BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs and GM zl1 sway bars and 1le strut tower brace.
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

Future mods
Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.

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Old 08-09-2013, 11:16 PM   #23
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Look great so far man, keep it up!
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Old 08-19-2013, 10:28 PM   #24
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Latest round of updates

armhnovday I installed my ZL1 swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace (getting powder coated black tomorrow and reinstalled) and BMR 1.4"/1" split drop.
anyway here are the pics





here is how it looks....there is a huge difference although not sure if I captured it well.




my tired helpers for the day
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

Future mods
Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.

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Old 08-27-2013, 09:16 AM   #25
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Got my strut tower brace powder coated black


Pic of the lowered car next to my buddies jacked up truck



Also car is in to shop getting the cam etc. Hopefully have a video shortly...can't wait to get it back.
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466/436 - JRE Rough Idle blower cam, BTR push rods, PRC 6.75 springs, halltech CAI, K&N filter, SLP 25% UD pulley, Manley H/V oil pump, Kooks 1 7/8 headers w/o cats, ported TB, Npp exhaust. BMR 1.4"/1" drop springs, ZL1 Swaybars, 1LE strut tower brace, zl1 rockers, zl1 style splitter, night shades ns3 stripe kit.

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Dss 1000hp axels Dss aluminum driveshaft, bmr full bushings, ? Clutch, ? Supercharger, wheels/drag radials.
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