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Old 10-01-2013, 02:01 PM   #1
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HALNSS in Texas

Fairly new to the forum, but decided to go ahead and start a build thread...new Camaro owner, but I seem to be intrigued by the car enough to want to change some things and make it uniquely my own. I suspect this build will take a while due to the dreaded "warranty" restrictions, but I plan to enjoy every minute of it. Wish me luck!!
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2010 Camaro 2SS/RS 6M---stock 6.2 LS3---stock exhaust
Purchased late August 2013
Rally Yellow
Black Leather
Ambient Lighting pkg
Sunroof
245/45-20 front Pirelli P Zeros
275/40-20 rear Pirelli P Zeros


There he is tucked into the garage the day after I brought him home.

And him sitting next to his big brother!
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Old 10-01-2013, 04:42 PM   #2
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Awesome Bunny!
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Old 10-01-2013, 11:25 PM   #3
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Thanks ExtremeV6. Just gettin started...
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Old 10-01-2013, 11:31 PM   #4
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Welcome and congrats on the ride!!!
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Old 10-02-2013, 03:58 PM   #5
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Welcome and congrats on the ride!!!
Thanks Muddflap. Here are a few before and after pics of the phantom grille I just put on. Please excuse the road grime. Just got back from Shreveport and needed to wash it, but wanted to prep the fitment first before the install. Definitely washed it though before I completed the install.
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Old 10-02-2013, 04:05 PM   #6
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I love that grill. Where did you find it?
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Old 10-02-2013, 11:34 PM   #7
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I got it off Ebay. There are several sellers selling them, but some do not offer the pair. I got the set for less than 150.
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Old 10-04-2013, 01:58 PM   #8
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Garbage Stock Exhaust vs Muffler Delete

Here is a clip of my stock exhaust. This is how it was when I purchased the car. The left has a rattle inside it. Maybe a baffle?---nevermind the grunt at 1:03. I'm getting to old to be climbing up off the concrete lol...not really, but really!



Now here is a clip of the improved mufflers deleted! Much more aggressive sound. I kept the resonator.

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Old 10-04-2013, 02:06 PM   #9
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Goodbye skip shift!!

Got this in yesterday. Won't have time to install it before Camaro vs Mustang tomorrow in Ennis,Tx but should get it done sometime over the weekend.
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Old 10-06-2013, 01:11 AM   #10
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Started dipping!

Got bored last night so I decided to start dipping. This was my first attempt at it, and I think it went rather well.
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Old 10-06-2013, 01:19 AM   #11
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Old 10-06-2013, 05:04 PM   #12
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Looks good
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Old 10-06-2013, 05:39 PM   #13
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Thanks yall. Still have quite a ways to go, but it's coming along. I can never decide what to do next. One minute I'm like, lets focus on appearance. Then the next minute I'm like, performance! Just gonna take it one week at a time.
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Old 10-06-2013, 05:41 PM   #14
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I'm all about performance
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Old 10-08-2013, 09:28 PM   #15
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Dipped some more

Okay so the taillight bezels and bow tie came out well so I thought I'd attempt the wheels. What a task!! First of all, dipping 4 wheels took about 1.5hrs including cleaning first, masking, and dipping. 4 coats on each wheel. I went thru just about 2 cans of Plastidip. I'm somewhat of a perfectionist, so in my opinion they could be better, but not bad for my first attempt at such a large project. I did take the extra time to cover the rotors and calipers with trash bags that way I didn't have to remove all 4 tires. In hindsight, I think it would have been easier in the long run if I had just removed the tires. So if anyone tries it, I would recommend that instead. You live and learn I guess. I only masked off the wheelwells because it was a little windy and I didn't want to have any big mistakes to clean up after.

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Old 10-08-2013, 09:31 PM   #16
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Never seen the silver... It looks good!!!
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looking good!!
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