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Old 05-08-2009, 09:13 PM   #1
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Silly Question!

Looking for the answer to an odd question I thought of today:
What does the Camaro 5th gen horn sound like?

I hate horns that are wimpy sounding, but I also hate those that sound like a freight train! Have a 2LT on order, just curious and doubt my dealer wants me to come in and lay on their car horn in the showroom
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:15 PM   #2
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I have no idea....but welcome to the site!


my opinion...just go lay on the horn in the dealership
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:16 PM   #3
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I have no idea....but welcome to the site!


my opinion...just go lay on the horn in the dealership
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:17 PM   #4
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It sounds like doves crying...
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:18 PM   #5
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It's the sound of fear
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:19 PM   #6
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I have no idea....but welcome to the site!
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Thanks! I'm so excited about getting my new car I like to read about it all the time. This site has been the best with all sorts of great info and opinions
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:24 PM   #7
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It sounds like the whimpering of a Dodge Challenger and Ford Mustang combined
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:27 PM   #8
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prob better then my grand am.. it sounds like i stuffed a towel in the horn and filled it with gas and lit it on fire.. i hope they sound good. if not go to a junk yard and get one from a f350 or something that actually sounds good and swap it in. 5 dollar swap.
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:31 PM   #9
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Boy, I thought of this question myself. Out of the last four new cars I bought, two had nice sounding horns (86 El CAmino & 98 S10) the other two (89 Z24 & 07 Cobalt SS) had horns that really sounded terrible. Neither were dual hi/lo units and hopefully, the Camaro has them rather than just a single unit.
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:33 PM   #10
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its one of those horns that plays a song
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:41 PM   #11
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It sounds like doves crying...
Wow, that must be annoying, lol
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:42 PM   #12
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I tried this out just today. The horn is solid and loud but not to loud, Sorry no sound clip, I didn't think if it and did not have any recording equipment with me anyway.
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:46 PM   #13
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I'm glad to hear that I wasn't the only one wondering! I want my horn to say "Get out of my way!", not "sorry my bad". I wouldn't take it off the lot till the dealer fixed it if it played a song
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:50 PM   #14
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i think i have a vid of vin 1 when they hit the unlock button and it beeped on the unlock. Ill see if i can find it.

and also welcome to the site... what part of va are you from?
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