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Old 06-23-2013, 04:11 PM   #1
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Little mods that look good, or help out?

I'm wondering if there are any mods that are worth it that are not too much money(say the $5- 100 range) that make a difference in appearance and make it look classy? I'm about to buy a 2010 Cyber Gray v6 with airaid intake performance wise. Any help?
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:13 PM   #2
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Lowering springs make these cars look so much more aggressive.
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:15 PM   #3
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Buy corvette flags or a different colour camaro sign.. perhaps tinted windows, change the bowties, paint your wheels (I did mine for 99.60)
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:19 PM   #4
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Buy corvette flags or a different colour camaro sign.. perhaps tinted windows, change the bowties, paint your wheels (I did mine for 99.60)
Any pics of the wheels?
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:19 PM   #5
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Lowering springs make these cars look so much more aggressive.
As far as lowering springs, what would they cost me?
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:23 PM   #6
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My favorite two mods (cosmetic) where the MPD1 Spoiler and my heritage grille. AAC Sidemarkers were a close 3rd.
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:31 PM   #7
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My favorite two mods (cosmetic) where the MPD1 Spoiler and my heritage grille. AAC Sidemarkers were a close 3rd.
Any pics of the spoiler?? An how much money are we talking?
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:36 PM   #8
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As far as lowering springs, what would they cost me?
Depends on which brand you go with but somewhere around $250-300.
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Old 06-23-2013, 04:39 PM   #10
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LED Lighting. I spent about 20 bucks on the bulbs. You can also Plati Dip the rims. about 7 bucks a can . I used three.
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LED Lighting. I spent about 20 bucks on the bulbs. You can also Plati Dip the rims. about 7 bucks a can . I used three.
Love the car! Thanks for sharing
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Old 06-23-2013, 05:01 PM   #13
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I'm wondering if there are any mods that are worth it that are not too much money(say the $5- 100 range) that make a difference in appearance and make it look classy? I'm about to buy a 2010 Cyber Gray v6 with airaid intake performance wise. Any help?
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Old 06-23-2013, 07:17 PM   #15
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I don't think these are made anymore but if you can find a Barton Industries automatic shift lever you will have an excellent cosmetic mod. You don't specify whether you're getting and auto or not but I love this $100 mod. 6061 alloy aluminum black anodized and engraved. The factory shift knob on the 1LT was/is so cheap feeling and this shifter handle is rock solid. I know if I ever switch to a manual I'll be asking top dollar for mine. These would be a bargain at $150. I'm also a fan of the under dash/footwell LED lighting. If you have the skills to do it yourself the parts are really cheap.
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Old 06-23-2013, 07:27 PM   #16
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My fav "cheap" appearance mod was plasti dipping the taillight bezels. Tint and painting calipers were good bang-for-your-buck
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Any pics of the spoiler?? An how much money are we talking?
Here is this one so you can see the Hood (RK Sport), heritage Grille, AAC Sidemarkers and the spoiler..If you want more of the spoiler just look up MPD1 Spoiler thru google or search on here.. It was like 400 shipped and it came painted.
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Old 06-23-2013, 07:40 PM   #18
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My fav "cheap" appearance mod was plasti dipping the taillight bezels. Tint and painting calipers were good bang-for-your-buck
I plan on getting things plasti dipped. It's cheap and it looks good!
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Old 06-23-2013, 11:18 PM   #19
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Old 06-24-2013, 12:27 AM   #20
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Make your bow ties match your paint color, or contrast, but get rid of the yellow chevy bow ties. Yuck. I think big worm graphics sells these stick ons pretty cheap. I have an SS, so I ditched the bow ties for SS emblems
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Old 06-24-2013, 12:58 AM   #21
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LED bulbs for the DRL's. - $45 from ideal garage (member on here)
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Old 06-24-2013, 10:07 AM   #22
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I ditched the bowties for a bowtie delete on the front, and "CAMARO" lettering across the back between the tail lights. Then I added "LS" model emblems to the proper locations on the right grill and right deck lid. That stopped all the "Which one do you have?" questions since the LS comes with no trim model designation of any kind. Also have a flameball shift knob. Those are pretty cool if you're getting a manual transmission.
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Old 06-24-2013, 10:17 AM   #23
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Not so good at this, but I put SS emblems on the side under the Camaro emblem... $40. Oh yeah and I love the black gills. $45
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Old 06-24-2013, 11:21 AM   #24
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My under $100 mod that makes the biggest impact on the appearance is the SLP fade to black gill decals ($60). From a distance they make the rear quarter panels look like they have functional vents. Adding these was one of the first mods I did on my ZL1.
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plasti dip, gill inserts, led's.

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