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Old 08-31-2014, 09:24 PM   #1
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Drives: 2010 Camaro 2SS
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heavenSSoldier – 2010 Camaro 2SS

Build thread for heavenSSoldier – 2010 Camaro 2SS A6

Better late than never…this build begins with my love for Camaros. My first car was a 1991 Camaro V8 305 and unfortunately I sold it to my uncle when I joined the Navy right after 9/11, September 22, 2001 to be exact. After a few years I wanted it back but the timing was never right so my uncle kept the car and started to build it his own way. In 2010 I started eyeing the new Camaro and feel in love with it. Duty called and I was deployed to Afghanistan for a year. Every chance I got I would log onto the computer, talk to the family and search for the beautiful Camaro.

Upon my return from deployment my wife surprised me…she knew that I wanted a Camaro so without me asking her she took me on a field trip straight to the dealership. That’s where I found the second love of my life a 2010 Black Camaro 2 SS. Without a doubt I knew she was the one, love at first sight. The day was May 31, 2011 in San Antonio, Texas when she came home with me. She’s been with me since and the bond has never been stronger.

I really haven’t made any big modifications to her but I figured it was time. Below are the mods I have done and what I plan to do…


Appearance Mods:
Houston Texans License Plates
Black Bow Ties
Tinted Windows

Interior Mods:
Alpine INA-W910 Audio/Video/Navigation Unit
Vitesse Aluminum Paddle Shifter

Performance Mods:
AirAid. Cold Air Intake
RX Performance Catch Can w/ Single Check Valve
Magnaflow 3” Catback Dual Exhaust Competition Series
Eibach Prokit Lowering Springs 1" Front 1.5" Rear
VMAX ported throttle body

Wheels:
22” Niche Essence – M877 two-tone finish with stainless steel lip. 22x10 front and rear with Lexani tires 255/30R22

Planned:
VIS Racing AMS Carbon Fiber Hood (Received waiting for install)
ZL1 Front Bumper (Received waiting for install)
Stillen Side Skirts (Received waiting for install)
Dual Exhaust Rear Diffuser (Received waiting for install)
4” Stainless Steel Quad Exhaust Tips (Ordered)
Borla ATAK Axel Back Exhaust (Ordered)
Texas Speed 2” Stainless Steel Long Tube Headers with Hi-Flow Cats (Received waiting for install)
Dyno Tunned (Planned)
Oracle HALO Dual Color Headlight Kit (Ordered)
Black Ghosted Concept Side Markers (Planned)
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Old 09-03-2014, 11:16 PM   #2
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Received headers today..Texas Speed 2” Stainless Steel Long Tube Headers with Hi-Flow Cat
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Old 09-04-2014, 08:18 PM   #3
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Received and installed VMAX ported throttle body today.
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Old 09-08-2014, 09:24 PM   #4
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Took the baby into the shop to get the below items installed. Will be without her for over 2 weeks.

VIS Racing AMS Carbon Fiber Hood
ZL1 Front Bumper
Stillen Side Skirts
Dual Exhaust Rear Diffuser
4” Stainless Steel Quad Exhaust Tips
Borla ATAK Axel Back Exhaust
Oracle HALO Dual Color Headlight Kit
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Old 09-15-2014, 08:02 PM   #5
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Got some pictures from the shop today!! Front bumper, hood, and halo lights are on.
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Old 09-18-2014, 01:05 AM   #6
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Really nice ideas.Looking forward to seeing this .All the best.
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Old 09-18-2014, 08:14 AM   #7
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Thank you, much appreciated!

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Really nice ideas.Looking forward to seeing this .All the best.
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