Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Cold Air Inductions
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Technical Camaro Topics > Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions

Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions External and Internal cosmetics modifications.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 07-11-2013, 01:20 AM   #1
Camaro-2LT
SoCal HT5
 
Camaro-2LT's Avatar
 
Drives: Summit white, 2LT
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 87
Recent ZL1 bumper conversion

Recently decided it was time for some big changes on my camaro, started with getting bbk long tube headers, pdaft lowering springs, and a vmax throttle body from my buddy Lars. However with the help of Aaron from Autosource i made the purchase of the ZL1 bumper. After waiting a week for paint i got it today and after a couple hours of work its done!! what do you guys think of the result?!
Attached Images
 

Last edited by Camaro-2LT; 07-11-2013 at 02:56 AM.
Camaro-2LT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:21 AM   #2
lscamaro


 
lscamaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 CGM Camaro LS A6
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posts: 9,791
That looks great, do you have any other pics? How did you like the quality of the auto source bumper?
__________________

Click Picture for Build Thread
lscamaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:27 AM   #3
2010 SSRS



 
2010 SSRS's Avatar
 
Drives: 3 V8 Camaros
Join Date: May 2009
Location: The Ocean State
Posts: 123,978
Looks real good
__________________
Jannetty Racing JRE Street Package
2010 SSRS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:27 AM   #4
Moelack
 
Moelack's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 2SS/RS 45th M6
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Whittier, CA
Posts: 26
Send a message via AIM to Moelack
How much did the total conversion cost on the ZL1 bumper? I'm thinking of doing the same.
Moelack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:32 AM   #5
Camaro-2LT
SoCal HT5
 
Camaro-2LT's Avatar
 
Drives: Summit white, 2LT
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 87
Quality is great, stronger then OEM. lines up great and looks great! bumper was 650$ and paint was 180$ so around 850$. i did install myself but i recommend professional install.
__________________
Camaro-2LT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:38 AM   #6
lscamaro


 
lscamaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 CGM Camaro LS A6
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posts: 9,791
Any reason you recommend professional install? I've taken the front bumper off numerous times. Is it any harder than that?
__________________

Click Picture for Build Thread
lscamaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:47 AM   #7
Camaro-2LT
SoCal HT5
 
Camaro-2LT's Avatar
 
Drives: Summit white, 2LT
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 87
I took my stock one off in about 30 minutes but then transferring the fogs and absorber and grille over took a while, then to fit it on took a while too. Very happy with the final result tho!
__________________
Camaro-2LT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:53 AM   #8
Bonemaro

 
Bonemaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 RJT 1SS M6
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Canton, Mi.
Posts: 1,695
Send a message via AIM to Bonemaro
Looks damn good. Can you feel the difference?
Bonemaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 01:58 AM   #9
Camaro-2LT
SoCal HT5
 
Camaro-2LT's Avatar
 
Drives: Summit white, 2LT
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 87
With the BBK Longtubes high flow cats and throttle body and an aggressive hypertech tune, yes the difference was huge for me. Looking to get zl1 sideskirts next !
__________________
Camaro-2LT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 02:03 AM   #10
lscamaro


 
lscamaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 CGM Camaro LS A6
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posts: 9,791
Difference?
__________________

Click Picture for Build Thread
lscamaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 02:07 AM   #11
Camaro-2LT
SoCal HT5
 
Camaro-2LT's Avatar
 
Drives: Summit white, 2LT
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 87
Difference as in performance Im assuming! Haha! Unless your talking about the bumper in which case this one is extremely aggressive!
__________________
Camaro-2LT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 02:14 AM   #12
Bonemaro

 
Bonemaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 RJT 1SS M6
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Canton, Mi.
Posts: 1,695
Send a message via AIM to Bonemaro
Quote:
Originally Posted by Camaro-2LT View Post
Difference as in performance Im assuming! Haha! Unless your talking about the bumper in which case this one is extremely aggressive!
Yeah i meant the functioning bumper.
Bonemaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 02:23 AM   #13
lscamaro


 
lscamaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 CGM Camaro LS A6
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posts: 9,791
It won't cause much difference really
__________________

Click Picture for Build Thread
lscamaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 02:30 AM   #14
SoCalThug

 
SoCalThug's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 Summit White 1Ls
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Diamond Bar, Cali
Posts: 812
Looks sweet. I did not know there was a non-rs 2lt option
__________________
SoCalThug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 02:36 AM   #15
Camaro_h
Account Suspended
 
Drives: 2010 1LT/RS CGM
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: KWT
Posts: 2,536
Send a message via MSN to Camaro_h
V.NiCe.. should get one myself/
Camaro_h is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 03:03 AM   #16
A Town
 
A Town's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 Camaro 2SS LS3
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Minnetonka, MN
Posts: 455
Looks nice, but the paint looks off a little or maybe it's just the angle of the Camara. Take more pics.
__________________
A Town is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2013, 01:24 AM   #17
Camaro-2LT
SoCal HT5
 
Camaro-2LT's Avatar
 
Drives: Summit white, 2LT
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 87
Here's a pic from today! Also edited it!
Attached Images
 
__________________
Camaro-2LT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2013, 01:33 AM   #18
TAG UR IT
www.Camaro5store.com
 
TAG UR IT's Avatar
 
Drives: THRSS #2 / CGM#1
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: SA, Texas
Posts: 26,219
Looks great!
__________________
The build of THRSS #2
TAG UR IT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2013, 04:32 AM   #19
Nzcamaro
NZ Camaro. New Zealand
 
Nzcamaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 1968 camaro. 2010 2ss Camaro
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: New Zealand
Posts: 164
$650 sounds cheap. Where is that from?
Nzcamaro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2013, 06:49 AM   #20
GbrilliantQ
¡ʇuɐıןןıɹq
 
GbrilliantQ's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 Camaro IOM 2SS/RS
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Decatur, Illinois
Posts: 2,612
Love it!
__________________
GbrilliantQ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2013, 09:19 AM   #21
lscamaro


 
lscamaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 CGM Camaro LS A6
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posts: 9,791
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nzcamaro View Post
$650 sounds cheap. Where is that from?
It's the auto source kit. They're a vendor on here. They're group buy is in the vendors section under cosmetics
__________________

Click Picture for Build Thread
lscamaro is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:36 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.