Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Cam Motion
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 04-21-2009, 03:46 AM   #1
delius
David Hayter
 
delius's Avatar
 
Drives: F-body
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Greensboro
Posts: 194
Will HUD be offered through GMPP

...I am hoping....I dont wanna wait until 2011 for HUD

anyways...the reason i am asking...its in the GMPP download catalog

go to page 4

http://www.gmperformanceparts.com/_r...09_Catalog.pdf

You dont really get the gesture that they are going to offer it as a GMPP product...but more of a feature of the car. Hopefully...since mine will be a later in the year build...i might see a HUD in mine....hopefully
__________________


I want my camaro....NOOOOOOOOOOW!!! /turn yellow
delius is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 03:57 AM   #2
jeffny09


 
jeffny09's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 camaro
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: new york
Posts: 5,625
Send a message via AIM to jeffny09 Send a message via Yahoo to jeffny09
doubt it
__________________
top 10 reason why real men drive stick.

10. A manual transmission is the ultimate in control
9. You can use automotive jargon and not sound like a total tool
8. You can't spell "manual" without "man"
7. Manual transmissions prove you can do more than one thing at a time
6. You can't drift in an auto
5. You can't pull fancy moves in an automatic
4. You get better fuel economy with a stick
3. You’ll never look like a chump if you can drive stick
2. Manual transmission cars are faster
1. Women like a guy who is good with his hands.

jeffny09 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 04:11 AM   #3
Lovestanda
Large Member
 
Lovestanda's Avatar
 
Drives: Yugo SS
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: South Jersey
Posts: 429
I wish

HUD would be great BUT, I can live without it.



Lovestanda
Lovestanda is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 10:19 AM   #4
Mr_Draco


 
Mr_Draco's Avatar
 
Drives: 2SS/RS
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Western North Carolina
Posts: 6,589
Quote:
Originally Posted by delius View Post
...I am hoping....I dont wanna wait until 2011 for HUD

anyways...the reason i am asking...its in the GMPP download catalog

go to page 4

http://www.gmperformanceparts.com/_r...09_Catalog.pdf

You dont really get the gesture that they are going to offer it as a GMPP product...but more of a feature of the car. Hopefully...since mine will be a later in the year build...i might see a HUD in mine....hopefully
The '10 MY's don't have the wiring, connections, nor is the computer programmed for it so even if you do buy it from GMPP you won't be able to put it in. Since it is slated as a '11 MY option I would be very surprised if they changed the wiring harness and offered HUD mid MY before it suppose to come out. The only way you might be able to get a '10 MY with the wiring harness for HUD is if you order a car in Oct-Nov next year after they started making the '11's. This way you MIGHT get a '10 with the '11 wiring harness if they ran out of the '10 wiring harness before you ordered yours.
Mr_Draco is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 11:04 AM   #5
radz28
Petro-sexual
 
radz28's Avatar
 
Drives: Ultra-Grin
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Crapramento, Crapifornia
Posts: 13,053
I think the closest thing that will come to HUD was that dash/windshield-mounted LCD display that showed a bunch of engine/transmission/etc. parameters - not HUD though... I think that's too bad, personally, but they had to make do with what they had :(
__________________
"...What IS true: We anticipated that this would happen - we are never finished - and yes, Ford DOES deserve to win now and then. To think that GM can come out with a car to make ford throw in the towel is simply foolhardy..." - fbodfather
radz28 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 11:46 AM   #6
Vash


 
Drives: 00 Blazer
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 5,109
Aye for now MSD DashHawk is coolest data you can get with just a plug in vs something like a DEFI hud which requires the DEFI link controller. It's cheese compared to the DashHawk.
http://www.dashhawk.com/

The HUD needs probably a different harness to be put in at assembly and of course it needs a new dash pad and module. Then you plug that into the harness so it can talk to the computer.
Vash is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 11:55 AM   #7
The_Blur
Jayhawk USN
 
The_Blur's Avatar
 
Drives: Demon SS
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: San Diego
Posts: 14,623
Send a message via AIM to The_Blur
HUD will likely not be offered through GMPP. It may be available in MY2011, but that, too, is uncertain. For a HUD, I would encourage you to try the aftermarket.
The_Blur is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 01:20 PM   #8
DDustiNN

 
DDustiNN's Avatar
 
Drives: Soon: 2016 Camaro SS
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: N/A
Posts: 1,964
Doesn't HUD require a special windshield? That would make it quite an expensive add-on...
DDustiNN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 01:48 PM   #9
Mr_Draco


 
Mr_Draco's Avatar
 
Drives: 2SS/RS
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Western North Carolina
Posts: 6,589
Quote:
Originally Posted by DDustiNN View Post
Doesn't HUD require a special windshield? That would make it quite an expensive add-on...
It doesn't REQUIRE it. It's recommended that you use it as the special windshield just makes it easier to see and easier on the eyes.
Mr_Draco is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 04:07 PM   #10
NightmareSS

 
NightmareSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro SS/RS 92 300zx 2001 Ram
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Staten Island, NYC
Posts: 1,388
i just hope the hud is like a 2000 dollar option for 2011....so i dont feel so bad that i didnt wait
__________________
NightmareSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 04:11 PM   #11
Edrock

 
Edrock's Avatar
 
Drives: '10 Camaro 2SS LS3
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Jamestown, NC
Posts: 964
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lovestanda View Post
HUD would be great BUT, I can live without it.



Lovestanda
__________________
DT Shorties, Solo hi-flow Cats, X-pipe, resonator delete, Flowmaster Super-44s, VMAX TB, Stronger MAF, C.A.I. Intake with race scoop, and JRE Tune!
WOT is my happy place!!
Edrock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 10:23 PM   #12
Mr_Draco


 
Mr_Draco's Avatar
 
Drives: 2SS/RS
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Western North Carolina
Posts: 6,589
Quote:
Originally Posted by NightmareSS View Post
i just hope the hud is like a 2000 dollar option for 2011....so i dont feel so bad that i didnt wait
Lmao. I sure hope not. Hopefully it will be in line with the other cars that have it as an option, $200-$300.
Mr_Draco is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 10:32 PM   #13
CamaroScotty
Account Suspended
 
Drives: Your new SLP Camaro!
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Cedarburg, WI
Posts: 6,802
Send a message via Yahoo to CamaroScotty
I think HUD will make it....but only in......ANOTHER car....MMMMM jmo
CamaroScotty is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 10:34 PM   #14
PQ
Booooosted.
 
PQ's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Supercharged SS
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Mobile, AL
Posts: 36,704
Send a message via Yahoo to PQ
I never understood the desire for HUD
__________________
PQ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 10:45 PM   #15
Vash


 
Drives: 00 Blazer
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 5,109
Quote:
Originally Posted by irpq11 View Post
I never understood the desire for HUD
It actually works good when done correctly. The HUD keeps you from having to look down.



Me thinks this guy blew off my "drive it easy" advice. Brand new Z06 with HUD
Vash is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 11:35 PM   #16
NightmareSS

 
NightmareSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro SS/RS 92 300zx 2001 Ram
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Staten Island, NYC
Posts: 1,388
Quote:
Originally Posted by irpq11 View Post
I never understood the desire for HUD
its just a cool extra...its not needed but when you have number illuminated on your windshield its pretty dam cool!
__________________
NightmareSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2009, 11:48 PM   #17
PQ
Booooosted.
 
PQ's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Supercharged SS
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Mobile, AL
Posts: 36,704
Send a message via Yahoo to PQ
ok, I can see where at that kind of speed it would come in handy.


Damn that looked fun.
__________________
PQ 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
Borla Sport Exhaust v's GMPP Catback JJ2010 Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 34 04-03-2012 12:34 AM
Why no HUD at launch? kanys 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 85 03-16-2009 06:41 AM
HUD: The true story? UCF w00t 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 99 01-12-2009 03:42 PM
Calling JohnnyCamaro from GMPP! If GMPP offered longer stripes, would you buy them? TAG UR IT Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 158 12-31-2008 10:50 PM
HUD, Aftermarket, Features, Ideas Drsandman2 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 7 10-05-2008 10:12 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:32 AM.


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