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Old 10-05-2008, 07:45 PM   #1
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Front spoiler

I hope GM offers a front spoiler like they put on the new Z06. Make it C/F to offset a lighter color, say Inferno, that would really stand out!
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Old 10-06-2008, 02:12 AM   #2
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Do you know if the defuser and the front spoiler are available without the other ground effects?
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Old 10-06-2008, 02:20 AM   #3
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Do you know if the defuser and the front spoiler are available without the other ground effects?
I would imagine that all parts of the ground effects and spoilers would be available individually since you never know when the body shop might require a replacement piece! As far as I'm concerned, I only want the front piece to the ground effects and am not willing to purchase the whole kit just for one item.
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Old 10-06-2008, 02:49 AM   #4
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dam the car looks good, I wonder when will they have this parts available?
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Old 10-06-2008, 03:22 AM   #5
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dam the car looks good, I wonder when will they have this parts available?
ready at Launch, and i know for sure because i ate dinner with the guy in charge of the camaro GMPP and Accessories parts
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:00 AM   #6
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ready at Launch, and i know for sure because i ate dinner with the guy in charge of the camaro GMPP and Accessories parts
Your are one lucky man that gets around if ya know what i mean haha.
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Old 10-06-2008, 06:11 PM   #7
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I would imagine that all parts of the ground effects and spoilers would be available individually since you never know when the body shop might require a replacement piece! As far as I'm concerned, I only want the front piece to the ground effects and am not willing to purchase the whole kit just for one item.
If you just get one piece the visual 'weight' of the car will look completely awkward. It will look front heavy.

GFX are all or none imo.
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Old 10-06-2008, 07:44 PM   #8
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If you just get one piece the visual 'weight' of the car will look completely awkward. It will look front heavy.

GFX are all or none imo.
99% of the time yes, all or none... however, I have a friend who would disagree... as will I when it comes to his car...










then again, landon's car has a lot of blood, sweat, tears, and time in it.

its an LT1 with the LS1 front fascia conversion and the WS6 style hood, front gfx, 17X9.5 front and 18X12 rear wheels with custom rear flares all by him.
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we should start a fund to buy him some side skirts because the lines just done match on the bottom of his car.
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dam that car looks like Satan's camaro
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Old 10-06-2008, 08:18 PM   #11
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anybody have a side pic of the front spoiler on a 2010 Camaro?
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we should start a fund to buy him some side skirts because the lines just done match on the bottom of his car.
its not supposed to. while it does have the "catfish" look to it, i like it.
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we should start a fund to buy him some side skirts because the lines just done match on the bottom of his car.
I must agree. The front fascia is, imo, fantastic. But it's a perfect example of the front being too heavy visually. By comparison it looks too skinny from behind the front wheels to the rear.

If the GFX went all the way around that would be one of the best looking 4th Gens I've ever seen. (I'd lose that spoiler and replace it with the stock one that came with the GFX package though.)
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I've tried to match the front skirt as close as possible to show the comparison of having only that piece and not the rest of the ground fx kit. Personally, I don't think it is overly large and would make the front "too heavy looking" to say, however, if it was painted in the same colour and you also opted for the Blade spoiler. This might offset the difference... makes it look more like the idea of the front of the SS? It is definately not a big of a difference as in the pictures above.
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