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Old 10-28-2013, 05:40 PM   #1
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This build jounal will walk you through the journey of modifying my 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS. I fell in love with this car the first time I saw it at the Detroit Auto Show. As for the color, I have always been a fan of yellow sports cars and after seeing it in the Transformers I knew that was what I wanted. I took delivery of it from Buff Whelan Chevrolet here in Michigan on October 4, 2009.

Like many here, my initial intensions for this car were never planned to go as far as they have to date. At one time I actually believed I would be content with just a simple axle back exhaust and cold air induction. As you can tell by the pictures it has evolved into a whole different story.

I want to say the journey is complete…and keep telling myself and wife that, but it always seems like something new catches my eye and wallet.

Enjoy…




General Details:

Year: 2010

Model: SS/RS

Color: Rally Yellow

Engine: LS3

Transmission: M6

Interior seat/trim color: black leather

Wheels: Polished

MISC: OEM Factory Red Car Cover


Exterior Modifications:

Factory black rally stripes

Sparks Restoration SS Front & Rear Emblems

Tinted windows

TSW Nurburgring Wheels (Matte Gun Metal)

Nitto Invos: Front - 275, Rear - 315

Red Powdercoated Calipers - Mike Golding (Customs by Mike)

1LE diffuser with quad tips

Grenetelli Slotted/Drilled Rotors

NLP Spoiler

Factory Stripe Extension over spoiler

SLP Faded Fills (Flat Finish)

AAC P13W Plasma LED DRL

Painted Tail Light Bezels (Satin Black)

AAC Afterburner Tail Lights

Custom Under hood and Grill Lighting

Body Color Antenna (Rodgers Chevrolet)

Revolution Motorsports front & rear Blackout Kit

LED License Plate Bulbs

RPI Body Color License Plate Frame

Custom License Plate "SAY GO"

SLP Front Splitter

SLP Engine/Coil Covers

Wind Shield Wiper Delete

Drake Strut Covers (Anodized Black)


Interior Modifications:

Hurst shifter

SRP billet race peddals

SRP Billet Heal Guard

Lyodd floor mats

Foot Well Lightling

Emblem Pros Custom Dash Plaque and Rear Supercharged LS3 Emblem


Performance/Handling Modifications:

SLP TVS 2300 Supercharger

1:1 Cog Drive

3.6 Pulley

Kooks 1 7/8 LT's with Off Road pipes

ZL1 Fuel Pump

ADM Fuel Control Mod

SLP LM II axle back

ZR1 Spark Plugs

Taylor 109 Wires

Roto-fab CAI

VMAX Throttle Body

Custom dyno tune

APEX Race Scood - Washer Delete

160 degree T-stat

Hurst short throw shifter

Elite Catch Can


Future Planned Modifications:

SLP Boost Gauge

Hex Vents



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Detroit 5th Gen Car Club - Camaro of the Month - June 2013

http://www.detroit5thgen.com/members/home

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YouTube Videos:

First time to Milan with blower



SLP TVS2300 w/ cog drive



LED Under Hood Lighting



Dyno run with blower (Alternative Performance) 547hp/512tq



AAC Afterburners Installed



Her first time to drag strip with headers, tune, and CAI. Stock tires





Write-up:

My AAC Afterburners Install (Camaro5)

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=245285

And the journey continues.

Thanks for stopping by...


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Old 10-28-2013, 07:34 PM   #2
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Newagemuscle,

Impressed!! What a nice build. I love how you get the boys involved...quality time for sure!!

Simply love the look of all your personal touches...and under the hood is outrageous!!
...

Kurt ABL99...
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Old 10-28-2013, 07:54 PM   #3
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nicely done!
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Old 11-09-2013, 11:00 AM   #4
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I just got my SRP heel guards to save my mats. I think it adds a nice touch and works well with my SRP pedals and Lyodd floor mats.

My Heel Guard Post:
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=327365




With Footwell Lighting on:
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Old 11-09-2013, 11:20 AM   #5
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very very neat build !
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Old 11-09-2013, 11:25 AM   #6
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very very neat build !
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Old 11-10-2013, 06:42 PM   #7
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Nice build ... great job!
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Old 11-11-2013, 03:04 AM   #8
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Congrats on the excellent build you have done, your Camaro looks great
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Old 11-11-2013, 03:14 AM   #9
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great thread Bro
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Old 11-11-2013, 05:33 AM   #10
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Fantastic looking Camaro and great job on the write-up. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 11-11-2013, 07:22 AM   #11
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Fantastic looking Camaro and great job on the write-up. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 12-21-2013, 06:36 PM   #12
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Installed mt Scott Drake strut covers today. these are billet aluminun and anodized black which matches my Elite catch can nice. These basically swap out the factory stamped piece. I think they add a nice touch to the engine compartment.



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Old 12-22-2013, 03:36 AM   #13
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Very nice build, keep those mods coming!
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Old 01-20-2014, 07:19 AM   #14
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Old 02-11-2014, 08:00 PM   #15
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WOW! Your car looks amazing! I was looking at a yellow SS and had just bought the TSW Nurburgrings in matte gunmetal and searched google for the combo. Your car came up and I fell in love... Hope you don't mind a car looking similar to yours but it's freaking awesome looking! Keep it up!!!
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Old 02-21-2014, 08:59 PM   #16
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WOW! Your car looks amazing! I was looking at a yellow SS and had just bought the TSW Nurburgrings in matte gunmetal and searched google for the combo. Your car came up and I fell in love... Hope you don't mind a car looking similar to yours but it's freaking awesome looking! Keep it up!!!
Thanks. I saw on another post of yours that you got the TSW's. One thing I might suggest is you do away with those nasty chrome TSW center caps. Here was my fix. Dupli-Color Perfect Match (Storm Gray Met). This stuff is pretty mutch a perfect match.



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Old 02-21-2014, 09:05 PM   #17
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My latest winter mod (Quad Exhaust Tips)

I already posted this, but I felt it was worthy to be incuded in my build thread. Just picked up the diffuser from another C5 member. I also order the 3 1/2 inch exhaust tips from:

http://tips.byethost4.com/

Here are some pics. The finished product is a few months away because she's in storage still.

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