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Old 01-02-2013, 09:39 PM   #1
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MY1STCAMAR0 - (BRM) 2SS/RS 1LE BUILD/JOURNAL THREAD

Ok. Hellooooooooo Camaro5. So my name "MY1STCAMAR0" I'm an active duty Marine based out of Quantico, VA. Yes my forum name is in fact alittle bit misleading. This will be my 4th, 5th Gen Camaro. Yes, I'm very indecisive, But I believe I found my last 5th Gen until the 6th Gen rolls around. Even though this is considered my 4th Camaro, this is the 1st Journal and I plan on making this a very informative when I start to add modifications.

I just want to say this is a long time coming as I purchased a Summit White
2SS/RS 1LE on 20 December and should have expected delivery on 26 December. A buyers order was completed and I'm still currently going through issues with that particular dealer as it was never delivered as promised. If you wish to read what has happened and currently going on, read here: http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=267723

During my unfornate situation I've been talking with BeckyD@RodgersChevrolet and Casey Chevrolet, located in Newport News, VA. I almost pulled the trigger by accepting an order from BeckyD but today I walked away, with a Blue Ray Metallic (BRM) 2013 2SS/RS 1LE with 24 miles from Casey Chevrolet! I was currently visiting family in the Hampton Roads and did a search to see if there were any 1LE's in the area. Well there was one, so I stopped by to see how the BRM looked in person. I was amazed and honestly suprised. The color is amazing. The process was painful and just a better overall experience then what I have gone through since 20 December.



2013 2SS/RS 1LE "Blu-ray Metallic"

Options:
SS Performance Package
RS Package
Dual Mode Exhaust
Mylink with Navagation
Sunroof
All-weather mats

Mod Plans:
NPP Fuse pull (done)
ECM low octane fuel fuse pull
Window Tint (5-20%)
10'' Kicker Sub/Amp Install
AAC License plate LEDs (done)
AAC Interior ABL Lights
AAC ABL Footwell lighting
AAC SMD Sidemarkers
Lite-Right DRL PSX26W 5K Temp Bulbs (done)
DRL Harness (done)
SLP Skip Shift Eliminator
Apex black gorilla lug nuts
SSTG Hash Marks Driver side ONLY (Red with silver pinstriping)
Heritage Grille (painted satin black)
ZL1/Hot Wheels/Dusk Edition rockers (painted to match)
Pdaft lowering springs
Long tube headers
CAI
TVS

and many more...

UPDATE: 1/4/2013
For those interested, i just made a DIY/How-to for the fuse pull for those members equipped with the NPP (dual-mode exhaust). Hopefully this clears up some confusion on what fuse it is and how to do it.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showth...95#post5988195


LIST OF THANK YOUS:
Scott Gregoire
Sales & Leasing Consultant
Casey Chevrolet
11700 Jefferson Ave
Newport News, VA 23606
(757)591-1100

Becky D
Sales & Leasing Consultant
Rodgers Chevrolet
Woodhaven, MI
(734)479-7117

Here are a few pics before I left the lot of my 2010 2SS/RS and the 2013 2SS/RS 1LE on 1/2/2013 at Casey Chevrolet in Newport News, VA. I couldn't be any happier...
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Old 01-02-2013, 10:20 PM   #2
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Beautiful choice I luv the color...congrats
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Old 01-02-2013, 10:59 PM   #3
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Old 01-03-2013, 04:18 PM   #4
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Its pretty damn cold outside today, in Northern VA. Figured why not start the modding process! I did the NPP fuse pull and took a some pictures of the stock engine bay. I will be writing up a DIY on the NPP Fuse pull as I haven't seen one yet so it should eliminate any confusion that people are having as to what fuse to pull and where. It took about 15-20mins to put the carpet back and screw the plastic rivets back in.

Ordered today from Lite-Right:
PSX26W DRL LEDs 5000k
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Old 01-03-2013, 04:32 PM   #5
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Its pretty damn cold outside today, in Northern VA. Figured why not start the modding process! I did the NPP fuse pull and took a some pictures of the stock engine bay. I will be writing up a DIY on the NPP Fuse pull as I haven't seen one yet so it should eliminate any confusion that people are having as to what fuse to pull and where. It took about 15-20mins to put the carpet back and screw the plastic rivets back in.

Ordered today from Lite-Right:
PSX26W DRL LEDs 5000k
Now thatz the modding spirit. Gotta love these 1LE guys!!

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Old 01-03-2013, 04:34 PM   #6
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Now thatz the modding spirit. Gotta love these 1LE guys!!

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I got some catching up to do. Between you, SUCX I got my plate full! Thanks for the help btw on the splash guards and extentions...
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Old 01-03-2013, 07:58 PM   #7
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For those interested, i just made a DIY/How-to for the fuse pull for those members equipped with the NPP (dual-mode exhaust). Hopefully this clears up some confusion on what fuse it is and how to do it.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showth...95#post5988195
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Old 01-03-2013, 08:02 PM   #8
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Congrats bro! That looks bad faukin' ass!
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Congrats bro! That looks bad faukin' ass!
Thanks Gunny! I appreciate the love!
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are you planning on keeping the hood vinyl wrap?
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Old 01-04-2013, 11:27 AM   #11
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Man i love it, now it's time to change your sig picture!!
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Old 01-04-2013, 01:48 PM   #12
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Old 01-04-2013, 02:10 PM   #13
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It's about time! very happy for you buddy! I'm going to go down there just to drool all over your car!






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are you planning on keeping the hood vinyl wrap?
As of right now yes until the vinyl becomes discolored which I hope wont happen. So we shall see.

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It's about time! very happy for you buddy! I'm going to go down there just to drool all over your car!



I know right! Past week was just crazy! You can stop by anytime! You want to swap back the tail lights now?
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Man! Good joke!!!
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Man! Good joke!!!
I was so serious,
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So I had to go out of town for an emergency. When I came back, my new DRL bulbs from Lite-Right (forum vendor)were waiting for me at the door. I installed my DRL harness as well, that I had uninstalled from my IOM 2SS/RS. Nothing major but here are the PSX26W 5000k bulbs VS. Stock for those wondering. I couldn't be any happier, simple plug and play process.

PSX26W 5000k VS. STOCK

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PSX26W 5000k IN BOTH DRLs
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Ordered from emblempros today
Stainless steel "1LE" hood emblem with red inside the "1"
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