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Old 07-18-2013, 06:56 PM   #51
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Hey brother... I have one of these on the Vette. Remote control that sound!

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Camaro-ZL1-M...a86025&vxp=mtr
OUCH. $99..

Same exact thing for $16
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:22 PM   #52
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:30 PM   #53
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Very easy install for your first mod.

Hope to see your car this weekend at one of the meets.
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:30 PM   #54
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Love the sound of the fuse pull. But you should black out the bowties and the tail light bezels to go along with the wheels and such.
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Old 07-18-2013, 08:14 PM   #55
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Very easy install for your first mod.

Hope to see your car this weekend at one of the meets.
I'll be at the club meeting on Sat.



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Love the sound of the fuse pull. But you should black out the bowties and the tail light bezels to go along with the wheels and such.
Yeah I'll do the bezels and bowties, did it on my last Camaro.

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Old 07-18-2013, 08:15 PM   #56
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Yeah I'll do the bezels and bowties, did it on my last Camaro.

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And some black lug nuts too...
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Old 07-18-2013, 09:06 PM   #57
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And some black lug nuts too...
Suggestion?
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Old 07-18-2013, 09:24 PM   #58
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Gorilla are always a pretty safe bet to go with. Not sure if I know of any other though. Just be careful with black lugs a lot of members have had them chip pretty easily
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Old 07-22-2013, 06:14 PM   #59
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Got ride of those ugly chrome tail light bezels

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Old 07-27-2013, 08:55 AM   #60
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Congrats on the awesome upgrade, man!! Always enjoyed your v6 input.
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Old 08-01-2013, 06:38 PM   #61
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New bowties and fusebox cover. Pics don't do the crystal red justice
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Old 08-01-2013, 06:40 PM   #62
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New bowties and fusebox cover. Pics don't do the crystal red justice
Where did you get the painted fusebox cover from?


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Old 08-05-2013, 04:12 PM   #63
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Where did you get the painted fusebox cover from?
Can't remember the name off the top of my head. I'll check when I get home.

Anyways I just got my Roto-Fab intake and ported TB. Here's a video I took and MAN does this blower SCREAM now!





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Old 08-17-2013, 02:34 PM   #64
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Wow, I didn't realize it was you at first on the forums with the changed avatar and signature. Then it hit me. I got used to your old signature. Congrats on the upgrade. A lot of LLT guys are slowly making the upgrade to a SS or ZL1 now. Welcome!
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Old 08-17-2013, 02:38 PM   #65
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Use plastidip on tail light bezels?
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Old 08-18-2013, 11:55 AM   #66
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Wow, I didn't realize it was you at first on the forums with the changed avatar and signature. Then it hit me. I got used to your old signature. Congrats on the upgrade. A lot of LLT guys are slowly making the upgrade to a SS or ZL1 now. Welcome!
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Yup Plastidip.

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Old 08-18-2013, 03:11 PM   #67
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Nice work....man.

Do you find yourself focusing on looks mods more now than the power mods we used to go crazy on with the V6? I almost bought some headers yesterday, then changed my mind and bought pfadt drop srings and sways instead.

I have only done the intake and have a dyno tune schedule for next month, power wise.
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Old 08-18-2013, 04:22 PM   #68
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Well right now it is pretty much split. As you can see I've done a few cosmetic mods (fuse box, bowties, tail light bezels, tint, etc) and only performance mods I've done so far is Roto-Fab intake and ported throttle body. The mods I do right now I want to keep my warranty at least for a few thousand miles. I want to make sure I do not have a lemon of an engine / super charger. I do however plan on doing a tune & pulley before C5 fest next year.

I think I am going to keep to suspension stock for a while, it is really well set up on the ZL1. However over time I will do pulley, long tube headers, tune, etc. I think the next thing I am going to get is a clear bra made by XPEL that can "self heal"
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Old 08-18-2013, 04:33 PM   #69
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I'd definitely invest in a clear bra. At least for the front bumper so you can preserve it as long as possible
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Yeah I had a 3M bra on my 2010. It covered the entire front bumper, side mirrors part of the front fenders and 1/3rd of the hood. It protected the paint really well but I did not like the seems being noticeable, and since this was my daily it started to show its wear after almost three years. However the XPEL covers the entire hood and they tuck the edges so you cannot see them. Also it is "self healing" so it gets rid of water spots and swirl marks easier. My old 3M bra was damn near impossible to get rid of the swirl marks and water spots.
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Would that black plastidip work on the bow tie emblem and the Camaro lettering? I just want to black them out, and all these black out kits seem overpriced as hell.
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Kemah, cool, glad to have the H-town guys so willing to help with this next Fest... It's going to be amazazazing.....

I have to say you picked the best color for a ZL1...
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Old 08-18-2013, 08:52 PM   #73
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Would that black plastidip work on the bow tie emblem and the Camaro lettering? I just want to black them out, and all these black out kits seem overpriced as hell.
You could probably make it work. However I wouldn't if you cannot take them off and properly coat them.

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Kemah, cool, glad to have the H-town guys so willing to help with this next Fest... It's going to be amazazazing.....

I have to say you picked the best color for a ZL1...
Thanks, the color has REALLY grown on me, it's beautiful in the sun.

You wouldn't believe how excited the Houston crowd is. Just mentioning C5 fest at our club meeting yesterday got everyone talking.
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Old 08-18-2013, 08:57 PM   #74
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You wouldn't believe how excited the Houston crowd is. Just mentioning C5 fest at our club meeting yesterday got everyone talking.
That's an understatement..
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You could probably make it work. However I wouldn't if you cannot take them off and properly coat them.
Yea I am planning on using a heat gun to remove them and then doing the work. I might even use vinyl wrap if that's better. Then I just gotta figure a way to stick them back on.
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