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Old 02-06-2014, 07:37 PM   #1
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Here she is.. A 2010 Camaro 2SS RS

Updated: 4/9/2014


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Old 02-06-2014, 07:38 PM   #2
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Old 02-06-2014, 07:41 PM   #3
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Day 1: Fresh off the lot - 11/2013

Here she is, fresh off the lot.. Purchased in West Chester, PA. Hate to admit but it was at a Ford Dealer..
  • 2010 2SS RS
  • > 50k Miles
  • $25,000
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Old 02-06-2014, 07:44 PM   #4
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Mods already on the car - 11/2013

I knew there were already some mods on the car when I purchased it.

Here is what I found:
  • K&N Cold Air Intake
  • Pypes Cat-Back Exhaust System
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Old 02-06-2014, 07:50 PM   #5
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Front licence plate removed - 12/2013

Front license plates are not required in Delaware. This was one of the first mods. Also took off the front emblem... It's a bit too big

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  • Home Depot Hole Plugs - $2.00
  • Black Touch Up paint - $8.00
  • Drake Emblem Delete - $30
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Old 02-06-2014, 07:54 PM   #6
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Full body rally stripes installed - 12/2013

My previous V6 had rally stripes and I couldn't wait to get them on the SS. Went with the full body.


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  • Full Body Rally Stripes (ProMotorStripes) - $90.00
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Old 02-06-2014, 07:57 PM   #7
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Door projector lights installed - 1/2013

Installed "Camaro" door projector lights. It's amazing how crisp they are. I'll admit, this was much more work then I anticipated (3+ hrs).

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  • Oracle Projector Lights - $100.00
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Old 02-06-2014, 07:59 PM   #8
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Splitter Installed - 2/2013

Installed the SLP or ZL1 style splitter. Great fitment and a easy project (1hr).

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  • SLP Style Splitter (ebay) - $150
  • Satin Black Automotive Trim Spray Paint - $7
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Old 02-06-2014, 08:03 PM   #9
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Calipers Painted - 2/2014

I gave the DIY Caliper Paint a try and it turned out pretty well. Had I known the ceramic paint sealed when dry, I wouldn't have put it on so thick (slight run here and there). I'd recommend but I will also probably be getting them powdercoated someday.

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  • Duplicor Caliper Paint - $20
  • 4 High Temp Brembo Logos - $10
  • Another Brembo Logo for the One I Messed Up - $5
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Custom 45th Style Stripes Installed - 2/2014

After awhile I started to dislike the full body red stripes. It was almost too much red and the effect was lost. Went with red/white imitation 45th style stripes. I like it and it matches the red/white caliper paint.

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  • Custom 45th Style Stripes (ProMotorStripes) - $50
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Old 02-06-2014, 08:11 PM   #11
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Driving in Vermont Blizzard - 12/2013

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I was up skiing in Killington, VT when a huge blizzard was about to hit 20 inches. I decided to leave the night before schedule as it was best to get off the mountain while I could at about 10 @ night.

Little did i know, I would end up driving through the heart of the blizzard. I'm lucky there were no uphill battles for the 100 miles I drove. I manged to never get stuck cause I had the high way to myself and could slide side-to-side and keep up speed.

My buddys who stayed with there Jeep said all the roads were cleared by next morning.
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Old 02-06-2014, 08:15 PM   #12
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Hit 50k Miles - 12/2013

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Hit 50k in the Camaro and still looks as good as new.

This is actually the 3rd Camaro this year I hit 50k miles in.
  • 1st Camaro - 2011 2LT (traded in for SS)
  • 2nd Camaro - 2011 2SS (totaled in accident)
  • 3rd Camaro - My current 2010 2SS (hope to pay this one off)
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Old 02-06-2014, 08:16 PM   #13
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More snow in the North East - 1/2014

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This is my first year owning a rear wheel drive car and first winter owning a Camaro...

It's also a record setting snow year in Delaware.
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Old 02-07-2014, 09:33 PM   #14
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Cup Holder Lighting Install - 1/2014

Installed a set of "SS" cup holder lighting. Easy install. Color matches ABL.

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Diode Dynamics SS Cup Holder Light Kit - $40
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Performance Mods: K&N Cold Air Intake | Pypes Cat-Back Exhaust | Aluminum Paddle Shifters | VaraRam Wedge | Cross Drilled/Slotted Rotors | Hawk HPC Pads | M.M. Ported Throttle Body | Kooks 1 7/8 Headers w/ High Flow Cats | Dyno Tune @ RPM
Cosmetic Mods: Rally Stripes (style1, style2, style2.2) | Splitter | Painted Calipers | Door Projector Lights | Front-Emblem Delete | Cup Holder Lighting | Quarter Window Covers | Phantom Grille | Ghosted Side Markers | Tinted Fog Lights | ZL1 Rockers | Tail Light Bezels
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