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Old 12-30-2009, 07:58 PM   #1
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Hey Everyone,

So as some of you may know I'm 15 years old right now and I have made up my mind and I will be saving up to get this car. I am hoping to be driving it next November (2010).

I am going to the dealer tomorrow morning and he is going to go through all of the options with me.
So far this is what I'm looking at getting -
The 1LT/RS Package, maybe with BA Sound System.
-Victory Red

The main reason I want to get the RS is because of the headlights and rims. I was going to be getting winter tires anyways because all seasons still aren't that great on the ice so the tires are fine.


Just a question, the stripes on chevrolet.ca are $585 for Accent Black Stripes. Are these Vinyl or painted? They seem super expensive for Vinyl, yet a little cheap for paint. Any reason why?
Of course I can ask him tomorrow, but just making sure.

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Old 12-30-2009, 08:02 PM   #2
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They are vinyl.
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:02 PM   #3
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Stripes are vinyl
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:02 PM   #4
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1.not paint.. just stuck on there.. some opt to paint on. i just got the factory stripes.

2. RS package is deffinetly up to you. sometime i wish i had got it but its hard to notice a diff in the rs and standard cars when not next to eachother.. the comp and magazine make the rims look much darker than they actually are.. if i were u id save the 1200 dollars from the rs package.. and put it towards something u might want to make ur car unique.. exhaust, tint, cai. something.. the rs just isnt that much diff unless u drive at night... then the headlights are kinda cool.. but who cares.
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:07 PM   #5
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Hey Everyone,

So as some of you may know I'm 15 years old right now and I have made up my mind and I will be saving up to get this car. I am hoping to be driving it next November (2010).

I am going to the dealer tomorrow morning and he is going to go through all of the options with me.
So far this is what I'm looking at getting -
The 1LT/RS Package, maybe with BA Sound System.
-Victory Red

The main reason I want to get the RS is because of the headlights and rims. I was going to be getting winter tires anyways because all seasons still aren't that great on the ice so the tires are fine.


Just a question, the stripes on chevrolet.ca are $585 for Accent Black Stripes. Are these Vinyl or painted? They seem super expensive for Vinyl, yet a little cheap for paint. Any reason why?
Of course I can ask him tomorrow, but just making sure.

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Get the 1LT/RS package, forget the vinyl stripes... get a local shop to paint stripes on, especially with AB weather. Our temp extremes aren't good for vinyl no matter how high quality it is.

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Old 12-30-2009, 08:20 PM   #6
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Yea I'm definitely going to get the RS package, I drive at night a lot. As in winter its dark around 6, so definitely a must. And personally I love the lights. It really shows you out at night.

Yea then I'm definitely going to get them aftermarket. Ravirn, any luck finding paint shops?
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:34 PM   #7
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1.not paint.. just stuck on there.. some opt to paint on. i just got the factory stripes.

2. RS package is deffinetly up to you. sometime i wish i had got it but its hard to notice a diff in the rs and standard cars when not next to eachother.. the comp and magazine make the rims look much darker than they actually are.. if i were u id save the 1200 dollars from the rs package.. and put it towards something u might want to make ur car unique.. exhaust, tint, cai. something.. the rs just isnt that much diff unless u drive at night... then the headlights are kinda cool.. but who cares.
2.spot on why im getting the LS. evetually ill add the halos and fogs but for right now ill get my LS and make it stand out a little more.
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:40 PM   #8
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Yea then I'm definitely going to get them aftermarket. Ravirn, any luck finding paint shops?
I have a few inquires out there. I'll be visiting a few shops for a look-see. I'm not in a hurry atm, so we'll see. I'll let you know what I come up with.

I have an invitation to go tour Davenport Motorsport that I'm going to check out in the new year. I'm impressed with the 2010 Camaro performance enhancements they're done on their show car, and they're local.

I'll let you know who I decide to go with, paint and performance-wise.
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:41 PM   #9
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:43 PM   #10
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Im 15 years old, I don't think I can afford a 2SS.

Alright sweet thanks Ravirn.
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:45 PM   #11
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Why go to the dealership now... you can get all the info you need right here...
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afford the car maybe..but check on insurance...at your age thats gonna be really expensive!!
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Old 12-30-2009, 08:49 PM   #14
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save ur 1200 bucks from the rs. haha.. nah. i understand where ur coming from! i got a 2ss just bc i couldnt imagine not having all there is to offer. when u dish 30000 or whatever bucks on a lt u should just say "what the heck" and dish out another 6 for 2ss
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