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Old 02-12-2012, 09:19 PM   #1
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After reading a bunch of build threads here, decided to start one. It's really fun watching people make their cars the way they want them. Anyway I'm a muscle car guy to the core and have had many of them from 'cuda's and challengers to too many mustangs, mach's, and cobra's to list. I really liked the camaro's since they came out, but never made an effort to buy one. Just always had some other iron in the fire. Well the dealer I enjoy dealing with had one traded in and I figured I will at least drive it since I haven't ever yet. Was very impressed with the car and loved the orange interior, so we made a deal. Now this may not be the popular opinion, but the car had the gfx package and I really didn't care for it. I like the cleaner simpler look of the stock pieces, so I knew they would be going after I brought it home. Also had the black gm 21's and I liked them, but not a huge fan of black wheels on a black car. Again I think it's my old school mentality, but I like some contrast. So after I brought it home, the changes begin. First pic I have of it in the garage just as I got it.
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Old 02-12-2012, 09:21 PM   #2
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Made quick work of getting the windows tinted
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Old 02-12-2012, 09:25 PM   #3
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love the look of the classic SS emblems, so they were next up
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Old 02-12-2012, 09:32 PM   #4
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so I've spent the last three weekends meeting up with some great members here in pa and ohio selling and trading away the gfx pieces and 21's. Now i know what some people will say "now it just looks like a stock camaro", but thats how i like it to look. I think chevrolet got it right, so sue me! lol! The important other part is now that free's up some guilt free mod money. and it shall be
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Old 02-15-2012, 05:28 PM   #5
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Added a couple more things. I bought the pedals because they had orange accents, but i'm not sure if I like them. A bit ricey. Also added footwell lighting tied into the abl circuit so it theater dims and all. Love it
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Old 02-15-2012, 05:32 PM   #6
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Hey, man....love your car....um, and your garage...it looks just like mine!!!

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Old 02-15-2012, 05:53 PM   #7
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Hey, man....love your car....um, and your garage...it looks just like mine!!!

There are a few times a year it is very clean....this is not one of them. On the plus side it is heated and has a bathroom, so you can work like a madman in it without leaving! There is cable run to it, but I don't dare hook up a TV, that might kill productivity
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Old 02-16-2012, 06:52 PM   #8
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Cam99, she looks great. I love the stripes and also the wheels...keep goin'.....
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Old 02-16-2012, 07:26 PM   #9
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Always loved that color combination, looks great keep up the great work and look forward to more photos!
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Old 02-19-2012, 07:21 AM   #10
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Thanks guys. More to come this week.
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Old 02-19-2012, 09:29 AM   #11
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Teaser pic. Trunk full of sexyness. TSP headers with off road connectors. Going on wednesday
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Old 02-20-2012, 04:37 PM   #12
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Put my new tips on. New diffuser and round tips since I got rid of the gfx diffuser. I like it
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Old 02-22-2012, 05:52 PM   #13
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Im probably the only one reading this , but anyway lol. Headers installed today. Very happy with the tsp lts. No cats and lm2 axleback. Sounds very nice and surprised how mellow it is in the cabin. Ordered some more parts tonight. more pics once I get them.
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Old 02-22-2012, 05:59 PM   #14
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Put my new tips on. New diffuser and round tips since I got rid of the gfx diffuser. I like it
Looks real nice from the back with the new tips.....bet she sounds good too...
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