Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Apex Paul
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Specific Models / Packages > Camaro 1LE Forum


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-18-2013, 08:00 PM   #1531
Jc's1LE

 
Drives: 2015 SW 1LE BA NPP Recaros
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: lake mary FL
Posts: 879
Question how hard is it to do the zl-1 side skirts on my 1le when it gets here??

Thanks
Jc's1LE is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2013, 08:01 PM   #1532
OzzySS

 
OzzySS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS/1LE, 2004 Cavalier
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: jax, FL
Posts: 1,331
Cool I've got my badges. Just waiting to wash the car again before I slap them on. Haven't ordered another set of fender stripes for attempt #2 yet
__________________
Build thread linked in the pic...


OzzySS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2013, 08:10 PM   #1533
shawn18
OWTATIME
 
shawn18's Avatar
 
Drives: 1969 CaRaMo & Oranch ZL1
Join Date: May 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 2,917
Quote:
Originally Posted by OzzySS View Post
Cool I've got my badges. Just waiting to wash the car again before I slap them on. Haven't ordered another set of fender stripes for attempt #2 yet
Yeah I am hoping they wont be too bad......gonna wet them down good and see how it goes. Did you order one side or both?
__________________
shawn18 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2013, 08:20 PM   #1534
OzzySS

 
OzzySS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS/1LE, 2004 Cavalier
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: jax, FL
Posts: 1,331
Quote:
Originally Posted by shawn18 View Post
Yeah I am hoping they wont be too bad......gonna wet them down good and see how it goes. Did you order one side or both?
Both sides. I thought they were going to be smaller, so I had a different idea of what I might do with them. But they'll still look good on the cowl
__________________
Build thread linked in the pic...


OzzySS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2013, 08:27 PM   #1535
shawn18
OWTATIME
 
shawn18's Avatar
 
Drives: 1969 CaRaMo & Oranch ZL1
Join Date: May 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 2,917
Yeah , I was thinking about just one on the trunk , but I am thinking putting them on the cowl will look better.
__________________
shawn18 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2013, 08:44 PM   #1536
scubadoo7
Airborne Recondo
 
scubadoo7's Avatar
 
Drives: Crystal Red 2SS 1LE
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Fairfax Station Va.
Posts: 864
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jc's1LE View Post
Question how hard is it to do the zl-1 side skirts on my 1le when it gets here??

Thanks
Do you mean rocker panel? If so, I did it in the driveway, and took maybe hour and 15 minutes. Just jack up one side at a time, and use the slender clip puller, and have a long flat head screw driver handy..I have pics on my profile.
__________________
scubadoo7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2013, 09:31 PM   #1537
CrystalRedTintcoat


 
CrystalRedTintcoat's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS 1LE NPP GBE
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Bay Area, online, & in my 1LE
Posts: 2,456
Quote:
Originally Posted by OzzySS View Post
Anybody modding this weekend? Just curious
Not I. Hopefully going to meet this pro racer guy. Wants to see the car. His dad has a lift. Maybe I can get the skip shifter in instead of working without my hands.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
CrystalRedTintcoat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2013, 09:37 PM   #1538
CrystalRedTintcoat


 
CrystalRedTintcoat's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS 1LE NPP GBE
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Bay Area, online, & in my 1LE
Posts: 2,456
Quote:
Originally Posted by OzzySS View Post
Both sides. I thought they were going to be smaller, so I had a different idea of what I might do with them. But they'll still look good on the cowl
They're big. I'd already bought the SS billet emblem for my grill so I kinda have a bit of a design metaphor tug going on. I think nothing on grill, nothing on the back but a small 1LE on back in place of SS and the large 1LE on the cowl is ideal. But purists will say the 1LE should go unmarked. I don't care and I like them on the cowl. I also like the new corvette's square tail lights.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
CrystalRedTintcoat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 03:08 AM   #1539
OzzySS

 
OzzySS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS/1LE, 2004 Cavalier
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: jax, FL
Posts: 1,331
Before I knew how big the badges were, I was thinking I'd replace the rear SS with one, and maybe put the other up on the front of the hood on the driver side. I didn't know about the history of being unbadged, so I still don't care lol. But along the cowl will still look good, and I might still swap or just remove the the rear SS. The front one is already gone, don't like the white letters on the at.
__________________
Build thread linked in the pic...


OzzySS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 03:38 AM   #1540
CrystalRedTintcoat


 
CrystalRedTintcoat's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS 1LE NPP GBE
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Bay Area, online, & in my 1LE
Posts: 2,456
You guys see this? 9 second option.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mgizzle View Post
Yeah, those corrected numbers make more sense. Finally, our car has three driving modes and each will change the steering ratio/effort.

First is normal. Second is competition mode with two taps of TC button. This also enables launch control. This mode turns TC off 100% and puts stabilitrac into track mode. Third mode is hold TC button for a few seconds, I think 9. This turns everything off and ur steering wheel will stiffen up more.



Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
CrystalRedTintcoat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 08:30 AM   #1541
scubadoo7
Airborne Recondo
 
scubadoo7's Avatar
 
Drives: Crystal Red 2SS 1LE
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Fairfax Station Va.
Posts: 864
I read Mgizzle's post yesterday. I'll be playing with that option today.
__________________
scubadoo7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 10:33 AM   #1542
CrystalRedTintcoat


 
CrystalRedTintcoat's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS 1LE NPP GBE
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Bay Area, online, & in my 1LE
Posts: 2,456
Me too. Definitely for my Dyno.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
CrystalRedTintcoat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 10:53 AM   #1543
shawn18
OWTATIME
 
shawn18's Avatar
 
Drives: 1969 CaRaMo & Oranch ZL1
Join Date: May 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 2,917
Quote:
Originally Posted by CrystalRedTintcoat View Post
You guys see this? 9 second option.






Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Yep , It is actually 7 seconds if it is like my 11' was. When you do that Be Careful! LoL there is no controls at all on the car except sterring wheel, gas and brake pedals! Its definitely fun though!!
__________________
shawn18 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 10:57 AM   #1544
scubadoo7
Airborne Recondo
 
scubadoo7's Avatar
 
Drives: Crystal Red 2SS 1LE
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Fairfax Station Va.
Posts: 864
Thanks for the heads up shawn. At least now when I activate the setting, I won't be surprised from the lack of controls!
__________________
scubadoo7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 11:06 AM   #1545
shawn18
OWTATIME
 
shawn18's Avatar
 
Drives: 1969 CaRaMo & Oranch ZL1
Join Date: May 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 2,917
No problem , It's like "unleashing" the power the car has stored. Its dangerous to play around with it when you discover this mode , but its so tempting to just " turn it loose" every now and then.
__________________
shawn18 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 03:51 PM   #1546
OzzySS

 
OzzySS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 2SS/1LE, 2004 Cavalier
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: jax, FL
Posts: 1,331
haha...i've been putting it into Competition Mode lately...after seeing it displayed on the DIC, I'd love it if the car would actually announce to me something like "Competition Mode, enabled." Maybe "Strap in and shut up" when all the nannies are off
OzzySS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2013, 05:16 PM   #1547
shawn18
OWTATIME
 
shawn18's Avatar
 
Drives: 1969 CaRaMo & Oranch ZL1
Join Date: May 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 2,917
Quote:
Originally Posted by OzzySS View Post
haha...i've been putting it into Competition Mode lately...after seeing it displayed on the DIC, I'd love it if the car would actually announce to me something like "Competition Mode, enabled." Maybe "Strap in and shut up" when all the nannies are off
Hell yeah....Like the UFC announcers do ..... LoL "Here.... We. Go"
__________________
shawn18 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


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:06 AM.


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