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Old 05-22-2013, 04:46 AM   #1
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What did you do when you first got your Camaro?

Took mine for a midnight cruise in the city, Got fined for speeding.

I failed to realize that these things were fast, Ended up going 115 in a 60 zone.
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Old 05-22-2013, 04:59 AM   #2
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Drove it right home to look for a good parking spot (at that time on the street) right under my window. I wanted that car in my eye sight. Lol!
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:02 AM   #3
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Drove it right home to look for a good parking spot (at that time on the street) right under my window. I wanted that car in my eye sight. Lol!
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:03 AM   #4
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I don't blame you living in Queens!
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:09 AM   #5
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I don't blame you living in Queens!
Savages man ! And them damn fools still manage to key my car door. Arghhhhhhhhhhh !!!!! Nots it's finally garage.
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:09 AM   #6
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Drove it to SafeLite to get the windshield replaced from the rock that hit my windshield less than a mile after pulling off the lot
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:26 AM   #7
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Next day took it to the tuner had it tuned and put the nitrous kit on lol
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:33 AM   #8
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When I test drove it the dealership was very adamant about driving the car easy, so as I pulled off the lot (side road) i turned the nannies off and gave a nice smoke show.
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:37 AM   #9
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Smiled!!

Truly, left the dealer and went to a friends to show off and then to a cruise in at a BBQ restaurant where it was a BIG hit (in 2009).
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Old 05-22-2013, 05:52 AM   #10
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went home, wash, clayed and went and put a clearbra on it.
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Old 05-22-2013, 06:07 AM   #11
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On 8/21/09 drove straight to my buddies body shop and installed the SS emblems
to the fenders where GM should have put them in the first place.
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Old 05-22-2013, 06:08 AM   #12
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Took off the dealer's sticker on the back...then set up my Bluetooth.
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Old 05-22-2013, 06:16 AM   #13
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Went back into the dealership to tell them that the power window on the passenger side wouldn't go up. The salesman who I dealt with was freaking out.
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Old 05-22-2013, 06:25 AM   #14
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Drove home. It was dusk. A young boy on his bycicle was at the end of my street waiting to cross the road to go home. His mouth dropped open, he gave me thumbs up & yelled "cool car!". Then I went in the house & got on C5. The sales guy told me about it.
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Old 05-22-2013, 07:00 AM   #15
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I wonder if anyone has ever totalled their Camaro as soon as they pulled out of the dealer lot?
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Old 05-22-2013, 07:04 AM   #16
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Drove it to SafeLite to get the windshield replaced from the rock that hit my windshield less than a mile after pulling off the lot
DAMN! I'd be pissed!
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On 8/21/09 drove straight to my buddies body shop and installed the SS emblems
to the fenders where GM should have put them in the first place.
We are the opposite. Both of my 5th Gens were fully de-badged before leaving the lot.
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Old 05-22-2013, 07:05 AM   #17
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took it too the only muffler shop I could find open on sat and cut the mufflers off
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Old 05-22-2013, 07:11 AM   #18
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went to work. 3rd shift. lol
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Old 05-22-2013, 07:12 AM   #19
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Which one? My first Camaro was a '67 I got in '76 when I was in college. I took my girlfriend to the drive-in and broke in the back seat. My present one I got in mid-December, so I brought it home, parked it in the garage, and watched TV until April.
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Old 05-22-2013, 07:39 AM   #20
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Took the car and the wife out for dinner.
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Old 05-22-2013, 07:47 AM   #21
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Couldn't stop laughing nervously with excitement.
Filled it with Petrol.
Burnt up a Porsche and an Audio on the Motorway on a 120 mile drive home.
Went the fastest I've ever been.
Took the Girlie out for a Spin :-O
Came home and read the Manual many times.
Started the upgrades list.
Looked out the window every 10 minutes and laughed a lot :-)
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Old 05-22-2013, 08:02 AM   #22
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I know what I didn't do! I didn't sleep all night tossing and turning out of excitement. We made the deal late and ended up leaving the dealer at almost midnight. I couldn't wait to drive it all over town and show her off to family the next day. First and only Camaro in the whole family.
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Old 05-22-2013, 08:14 AM   #23
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I was going to visit my girlfriend for her birthday, (this is a day before her birthday) well the dealership where I was looking to buy my Camaro was on the way, so I took off a couple hours earlier from my town, stopped at the city before her city, bought the car, than showed up at her house.

When I pulled in her mom saw my car and was so excited for me, she told my girlfriend and she did not look as excited. We went out to eat somewhere that night and she didn't say a word about my car, we ended up taking her car. If I mentioned anything about it she would dismiss it right away. (I should mention I did mention that I wanted to trade off my Impala, she felt I didn't need even a newer car)

The next day we went out to eat lunch, and took my car this time. She was asking all sorts of questions, like what are those gauges for (the 4-pack), etc. That night we went out to the bars and we were hanging out with her friends and she actually brought up the subject to her friends saying how I just bought this brand new car, they all wanted to see it, it was really nice seeing her excited about it too.
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Old 05-22-2013, 08:19 AM   #24
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I planned itnout perfect and when I took delivery of her on June 1st, 2009... I took a weeks vacation off. :-)... the first day/night I put 150 miles driving to all my friends houses and did my first burnout ;-)

sent from my galaxy s3. that would explain the errors.
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Old 05-22-2013, 09:23 AM   #25
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Ate at Sonic.



Then drove two hours home and sat in the car for three hours reading the manual and messing with stuff.
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