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Old 04-12-2013, 07:03 AM   #1
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Hi, I have just joined the forum, I'm in the market for an SS, going to view one tomorrow actually, its a black manual, any advise guys
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Old 04-12-2013, 08:40 AM   #2
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Hello Jules, Good to see there are more Camaro fans in the UK. As for advice, if you have bought cars in the past, then the experience is just the same, but much more exciting. Just be aware of the huge thirst of the SS, other than that, these cars are as well built and reliable as anything else on the road. I hope you are not the shy type, because once you drive one of these things, you WILL become the centre of attention.

All I can say is, if your heart says yes.....BUY ONE!!
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Old 04-12-2013, 10:51 AM   #3
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I'm used to a bit of attention, I own a Delorean , had it just over 6 yrs. Now that thing is mental, people hang out of car windows with phones etc & you cannot put a tenners worth of fuel in, without it takes 20 mins.
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Old 04-12-2013, 02:48 PM   #4
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OOOHH!! De Lorean, very nice indeed. I guess you don't really need much convincing to be adventurous, in your car choices then.
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Old 04-12-2013, 03:01 PM   #5
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Lol not really. Got the left hooker thing & crap visibility nailed as well.
Here she is

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Old 04-12-2013, 03:37 PM   #6
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Old 04-12-2013, 03:38 PM   #7
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buy.the.camao
offer them 20% less or walk away

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Old 04-13-2013, 01:13 AM   #8
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Off to look at that car in 3 hrs or so, couldn't bloody sleep. How can that be? I'm nearly damn well fifty.
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Old 04-13-2013, 01:18 AM   #9
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Old 04-13-2013, 04:13 AM   #10
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Off to look at that car in 3 hrs or so, couldn't bloody sleep. How can that be? I'm nearly damn well fifty.
Cars turn me into a kid again too. I was 47, when I placed the order for my Camaro, from the factory in October 2010...FIVE long long months later I collected it, after being on this site practically every day beforehand, looking at pictures.
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Old 04-13-2013, 05:57 AM   #11
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... this is just the beginning :-) The journey does not end here...


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Old 04-13-2013, 10:55 AM   #12
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Just Go for it!!
Did, you like?


Pick her up in 10 days or so
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Old 04-13-2013, 11:16 AM   #13
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Yaaaaaaaaaaay !!!!
Love it ! :-)
10 days of sleepless nights to go ...
Meanwhile: http://www.facebook.com/ChevroletCamaroUK

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Old 04-13-2013, 11:34 AM   #14
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Did, you like?


Pick her up in 10 days or so
Wahey! Nice number plate too. Now for the slowest 10 days of your life
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Old 04-13-2013, 03:21 PM   #15
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Yeh nice bonus the plate
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Old 04-13-2013, 03:35 PM   #16
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Looks good. Congratulations on the new camaro.
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Old 04-13-2013, 03:42 PM   #17
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You ain't gonna regret it that's for sure. Nice plate too. Take a look at this;

http://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct...5Tb7APhS-FUTPg
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Old 04-13-2013, 05:46 PM   #18
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I'm there, I'm on it, like a tramp on chips.
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Old 04-15-2013, 03:46 PM   #19
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Old 04-17-2013, 01:47 AM   #20
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7 to go
Don't rag it straight out of the Dealers...
Chug home slowly!
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Old 04-17-2013, 03:43 AM   #21
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Don't rag it straight out of the Dealers...
Chug home slowly!
WHAT !!! Better idea leave two black stripes from the exit (traction control off of course)
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Old 04-17-2013, 07:31 AM   #22
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Traction Control !! Fuse is coming straight out of that
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Old 04-17-2013, 09:30 AM   #23
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Old 04-17-2013, 01:42 PM   #24
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Traction Control !! Fuse is coming straight out of that
No need. There's a button to turn off traction control, and stabilitrac, to allow for a trip backwards into the scenery.
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Old 04-17-2013, 01:58 PM   #25
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No need. There's a button to turn off traction control, and stabilitrac, to allow for a trip backwards into the scenery.
It does however default to on every-time you restart. Obviously wouldn't do so with a fuse pull.
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