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Old 02-17-2013, 07:14 PM   #1
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Drives: 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS
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Location: Staten Island, New York
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A Dream Coming To Life. BLACKOU7's CGMBuild

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It all started out since I was four years old, Every christmas, every birthday every job i've ever had, has all gone towards this car. My dad had a 1st and 2nd gen and I grew up loving camaros. But I always had the heart for a mustang. I saved every single year so that on my 17th birthday when i was able to drive i could purchase a 2007 mustang gt. I had about 22,000 saved by the time I was ready to buy the car. Unfortunately my dad passed away the summer of my 17th birthday and I was devastated. I no longer cared about my dream or anything. But as time moved on i learned to move on and live my life, being a firm believer in everything happening for a reason and time healing all wounds. I gave up on my dream of my mustang and decided i was going to go ahead and get a used 2010 camaro ss so i could uphold something my dad held dear. It may sound strange but To this day everytime i get in the car i can picture him telling me he was proud of me and he loved my car and wish he was there to share in it.

After months of painstaking dealer visits, one attempt by a dealer to scam me, no luck in the classifieds, i finally found my camaro. It was 5 hours away in upstate new york, i bought it from a local camaro5 member. I didn't sleep the night before, and the whole ride there i was dying to finally experience my dream. And then i saw it sitting in the garage staring at me. I fell in love. I will never forget my first drive in it. So the rest is history I bought my 2ss/rs on april 28, 2011 with only 16,000 miles on it

I will be uploading pictures of my progress, how far we have came and the journey of me and my one true love




DAY OF PICKUP

Trip to applebees

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Old 02-18-2013, 07:47 AM   #2
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Drives: 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Staten Island, New York
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Mods Currently Installed
1.CAI by Cold Air Inductions
2.Apex Air Reroute scoop from the intake
3.Apex washer bottle relocate (The original bottle was huge and unnecessary, who's going to use 2 bottles of washer fluid in a day?)
4.Stainless Works Headers
5.Muffler delete
6.Stainless Works High Flo Catalytic Converters
7.Street Tune - Done by East Coast Supercharging
8. Plasti Dip Rims
9. Heritage Grill
10.T3 Ports with CGM finish and paint match
11. Eagle Eye T3 lights
12. Blue Interior dome and trunk light
13. Blue foot well Lighting
14. Afterburner Tail lights (made by 2SSRS/Ofer)

Future Mods
LS3 Conversion
Cams
TVS2300 Supercharger
Zl1 Front Splitter
Scosche Dash Kit w/ Touch Screen (Single/Double-Din)
Catch Can

Possible Future Mods
TSW Nurburing 20"
Demon Eye Halo kit
Illuminated Door sills
PFADT suspension upgrade
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:50 AM   #3
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Rainy Day, Plasti Dipped Rims


Afterburner Tail Light Install

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Old 02-18-2013, 07:52 AM   #4
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Tail Lights finished



T3 ports Installed, Detailed, Waxed, and Polished
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:54 AM   #5
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Heritage Grill and T3 Eagle Eye Lights for the t3 ports up close
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