Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Jason 98 TA
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > General Camaro Forums > 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 02-15-2012, 08:35 PM   #307
Zedder
 
Zedder's Avatar
 
Drives: 40 plus Camaros and counting!
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Oakville
Posts: 219
Thanks for the welcome! You are probably right about the white trim, but it's good to know that it is easy to swap if I wanted. I wish I still had them all, but that is my total from over the year (35 years to be exact ). When the muscle car market started to tank I sold both of my '67 Z's. Here is a pic of one of them...
__________________
Mark
GM cancelled my ZL1 order
Zedder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2012, 08:43 PM   #308
Ocikat

 
Ocikat's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 2LT 45th convertible
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Albuquerque
Posts: 949
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zedder View Post
Thanks for the welcome! You are probably right about the white trim, but it's good to know that it is easy to swap if I wanted. I wish I still had them all, but that is my total from over the year (35 years to be exact ). When the muscle car market started to tank I sold both of my '67 Z's. Here is a pic of one of them...

Nice, I love the 1st Gens, used to have a 69 Pacer Classic vert, wish I still did
__________________
Top Ten Reasons I Procrastinate

1.
Ocikat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2012, 10:48 AM   #309
snizzle
Recalled user
 
snizzle's Avatar
 
Drives: '12 2SS MT 45th AE
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 1,943
Apologize if I missed it, but anyone done the gun metal powdercoat on the 45th? I'd like to add a red stripe similar to the centennial 'vette.
__________________

2012 2SS 45th AE LS3 M6

Borla ATAK Catback
Kooks Stepped LT Headers
CAI Intake
Hexvents
VMAX CNC Ported Throttle Body
RX Catch Can
Hurst Short Throw Shifter
Pfadt ZL-Spec Stage 3 Suspension
Forgestar F14
Tuned by Frost
snizzle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2012, 12:22 PM   #310
OPP

 
OPP's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 BRM ZL1 Auto "Blu-Ray"
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Posts: 953
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ocikat View Post
Welcome Steve and congrats !! (c:

great Idea on the wheels , I think they would work out ok painted and cleared, thats what is OEM
Wow, that looks awesome. I wouldn't do it on mine but it looks very unique.
__________________
Blu-Ray
OPP is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2012, 01:33 PM   #311
hightower
LS3 Black Widow
 
hightower's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 45th 2SS LS3 and 1968 Mustang
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Madison, GA
Posts: 4,560
Quote:
Originally Posted by snizzle View Post
Apologize if I missed it, but anyone done the gun metal powdercoat on the 45th? I'd like to add a red stripe similar to the centennial 'vette.
Powdercoat the rims you mean? In the grey color of the stripe? If that's what you're asking then yes there is a guy who's done that here on C5.
__________________
hightower is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2012, 10:49 PM   #312
snizzle
Recalled user
 
snizzle's Avatar
 
Drives: '12 2SS MT 45th AE
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 1,943
Any pics?
__________________

2012 2SS 45th AE LS3 M6

Borla ATAK Catback
Kooks Stepped LT Headers
CAI Intake
Hexvents
VMAX CNC Ported Throttle Body
RX Catch Can
Hurst Short Throw Shifter
Pfadt ZL-Spec Stage 3 Suspension
Forgestar F14
Tuned by Frost
snizzle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2012, 12:34 AM   #313
hightower
LS3 Black Widow
 
hightower's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 45th 2SS LS3 and 1968 Mustang
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Madison, GA
Posts: 4,560
Quote:
Originally Posted by snizzle View Post
Any pics?
Had to do some digging, but here's the thread:
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=180937

Credit to doubletrouble for pulling the trigger on a good idea! They're powdercoated to nearly match the grey stripe color. Except they are slightly shiny, not matte.
Again, credit to doubletrouble, looks great! He said it only ran him $272 with tax for all four rims!

__________________
hightower is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2012, 10:53 AM   #314
snizzle
Recalled user
 
snizzle's Avatar
 
Drives: '12 2SS MT 45th AE
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 1,943
Thanks for looking btw. They look great.
__________________

2012 2SS 45th AE LS3 M6

Borla ATAK Catback
Kooks Stepped LT Headers
CAI Intake
Hexvents
VMAX CNC Ported Throttle Body
RX Catch Can
Hurst Short Throw Shifter
Pfadt ZL-Spec Stage 3 Suspension
Forgestar F14
Tuned by Frost
snizzle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2012, 05:04 PM   #315
MistyBlu10
GOBLIN
 
Drives: 2015 SS Convertable Green Flash
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Chesapeake Beach MD
Posts: 674
dose anyone have the paint codes for the red and grey stripes on these ????or where i can get them
__________________

2015 2SS Green Flash Edition
2012 Camaro LFX 45th born 9/24/11 sold 4/1/15
2013 Equinox LTZ
2013 Cruze LTZ
2010 LT2 BLUE RS CAMARO TRADED FOR 45TH
2011 COLARADO Z71 TRADED FOR MALABU
2011 MALABU LTZ TRADED FOR BLUE CAMARO
2007 Z71 Avalanche LTZ
1987 K5 Blazer
BOWTIES AS BLOOD CELLS
GM RULES
MistyBlu10 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2012, 09:24 PM   #316
Im_Fly_Like_A_V6
 
Im_Fly_Like_A_V6's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 SIM 2SS/RS L99
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Orange County, California
Posts: 489
45th owners... Do swirl marks show up easily on carbon flash metallic paint job???
Im_Fly_Like_A_V6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2012, 10:17 PM   #317
djcfuzz
Do somethin fun every day
 
djcfuzz's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 45th V6 RS M6
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Blue Mountains, PA
Posts: 943
Has anyone done ambient lighting on the front dash trim to match the doors? Thanks.
djcfuzz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2012, 01:43 AM   #318
t&t moyer
It's all hers.
 
t&t moyer's Avatar
 
Drives: 13' SS/RS 1LE
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Wellsville NY
Posts: 706
So our 45th was delivered on 2/17 after getting word it came off the line on 2/14, wow is all I can say that it was quick! My wife and son collected it in the afternoon so here's a few pictures to share and to hold me over until May when I'm home on vacation next! The only thing we asked the dealer not to do was drill & install the front license plate bracket as we have a different one on its way and we bought a set of GM Camaro heavy duty rubber all-weather floor matts and they are in already. The pile of parts for mods at the house will be installed soon I hope.

Enjoy.

At dealer prep:


Wife & Camaro at the house:


Awaiting to be tucked away in the 3rd bay of the garage until better weather:


__________________
Mods: New Era Cam package, New Era OTR CAI, GPI Modded intake, VMAX TB, Pfadt LT's w/HF cats, Powerbond 25% UD pulley.
t&t moyer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2012, 06:38 AM   #319
djcfuzz
Do somethin fun every day
 
djcfuzz's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 45th V6 RS M6
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Blue Mountains, PA
Posts: 943
Congrats, enjoy.
djcfuzz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2012, 11:30 AM   #320
kiteman

 
Drives: 2012 45th Camaro, 2SS/M6
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: At my computer
Posts: 1,227
Quote:
Originally Posted by Im_Fly_Like_A_V6 View Post
45th owners... Do swirl marks show up easily on carbon flash metallic paint job???
definitely not like a black, but they do show up. i'm not sure how the rumor got out, but CFM is not a magic color that hides any imperfection by any means.

one nice thing about CFM is that it masks dust quite well though.
kiteman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2012, 11:46 PM   #321
hightower
LS3 Black Widow
 
hightower's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 45th 2SS LS3 and 1968 Mustang
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Madison, GA
Posts: 4,560
Quote:
Originally Posted by djcfuzz View Post
Has anyone done ambient lighting on the front dash trim to match the doors? Thanks.
I want to do it so bad. It's one of the first things I noticed. My roommate seems to think it'll be an issue when driving at nice, but even if it was I wouldn't care, haha, it'd look sooooooo good with that light behind the dash trim. I want to look into it more.

Quote:
Originally Posted by t&t moyer View Post
So our 45th was delivered on 2/17 after getting word it came off the line on 2/14, wow is all I can say that it was quick! My wife and son collected it in the afternoon so here's a few pictures to share and to hold me over until May when I'm home on vacation next! The only thing we asked the dealer not to do was drill & install the front license plate bracket as we have a different one on its way and we bought a set of GM Camaro heavy duty rubber all-weather floor matts and they are in already. The pile of parts for mods at the house will be installed soon I hope.
Glad you finally got it and are behind the wheel!

Good move not having the dealer drill your bumper. That'd be an awful sight!

Quote:
Originally Posted by kiteman View Post
definitely not like a black, but they do show up. i'm not sure how the rumor got out, but CFM is not a magic color that hides any imperfection by any means.

one nice thing about CFM is that it masks dust quite well though.


Well said
__________________
hightower is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2012, 11:26 PM   #322
Hendu
 
Hendu's Avatar
 
Drives: 2SS 45th Anniv LS3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: SW Minnesota
Posts: 316
Was messing around with my new camera, thought I'd share. Yes, they're my winter wheels :p. I'll have to get more pics when I have the summers back on.




__________________
2012 45th Anniversary 2SS LS3

Mods:
Hurst short throw shifter,Heritage Grille, CAI Inc. cai, Window tint, skip shift eliminator, footwell lighting

To-Do List:
New Exhaust (or muffler delete)
P13w's
and More TBD
Hendu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2012, 11:31 PM   #323
hightower
LS3 Black Widow
 
hightower's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 45th 2SS LS3 and 1968 Mustang
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Madison, GA
Posts: 4,560
Looks great! Nice shots with the camera! Those close ups make me want to walk outside and stare at my Halos, lol!!!!

I think I've said it before but the heritage grill looks awesome!!!


And hey, those rims don't look half bad! Those tires look mean as hell though! haha!
__________________
hightower 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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2012 45th Anniversary Edition vs RS Package TMoneySS 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 23 08-21-2012 05:43 PM
45th Anniversary Edition 2012 Camaro and New 3.6L LFX V6 Engine FenwickHockey65 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 647 03-04-2012 02:18 PM
45th Anniversary Camaro Special Edition? TMoneySS 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 48 01-26-2012 10:30 PM
Official: 2012 Chevrolet Camaro 45th Anniversary Edition shows off at Indy camaro5 Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 6 05-29-2011 11:13 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:40 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.