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Old 07-28-2010, 09:46 PM   #351
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. I can't wait to see!!!


You sure you don't want to powdercoat? I know Mike has an almost-perfect IOM match....
Nope Krylon Caliper paint is perfect.
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Old 07-28-2010, 09:50 PM   #352
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Nope Krylon Caliper paint is perfect.
hmmm...now that I think about it...I agree...easy to maintain, and a nice do-it-yourself option.
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Old 07-28-2010, 10:10 PM   #353
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PQ,

Just had a chance to look over your thread.... Car looks great!! Can't waite to hear the exhuast!!

That's the first mod I made... cut the factory mufflers of with-in the first month or so.

It's great to be able to hear the RPM's... never have to look at the tac... LOL

My 8 year old wants me to install bumblebee yellow stripes next (transformers 1). LOL

It'll look more like a wasp!!


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Old 07-28-2010, 10:50 PM   #354
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hmmm...now that I think about it...I agree...easy to maintain, and a nice do-it-yourself option.
Cool. That's what I thought to. Imma do it Saturday.

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PQ,

Just had a chance to look over your thread.... Car looks great!! Can't waite to hear the exhuast!!

That's the first mod I made... cut the factory mufflers of with-in the first month or so.

It's great to be able to hear the RPM's... never have to look at the tac... LOL

My 8 year old wants me to install bumblebee yellow stripes next (transformers 1). LOL

It'll look more like a wasp!!


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Oh, ya. I can't wait. I'm just hoping the tune goes ok.
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Old 07-29-2010, 06:45 AM   #355
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Maybe you had your one uh oh with the wheels.

Speaking of wheels, did they do a special off set? Are they wider than stock? With you new sig pic the even look better, but look wider and deeper. Have you had any problems with them rubbing at all?
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Old 07-29-2010, 10:27 AM   #356
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Maybe you had your one uh oh with the wheels.

Speaking of wheels, did they do a special off set? Are they wider than stock? With you new sig pic the even look better, but look wider and deeper. Have you had any problems with them rubbing at all?
Nope. No rubbing problem. Only 'Fitment' issue was the TPMS sensor hitting the brake line.
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Old 07-29-2010, 11:02 AM   #357
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Damn that looks good.

I'm going to Lowes.

Krylon, here I come.
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. I can't wait to see!!!


You sure you don't want to powdercoat? I know Mike has an almost-perfect IOM match....
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Nope Krylon Caliper paint is perfect.
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hmmm...now that I think about it...I agree...easy to maintain, and a nice do-it-yourself option.
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Cool. That's what I thought to. Imma do it Saturday.
JOE!!! How dare you encourage him!!!!!


RANDY!!!

SNAP OUT OF IT!

I swear if you even think about putting rattle can paint on those calipers

I will personally call CPS Camaro Protective Services and have them confiscate your car until you can be rehabilitated...





And you will forever be registered as a cheesy mod offender.

Oh and I will Ban you.....
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Old 07-29-2010, 11:04 AM   #358
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FYI, I roasted the high temp caliper paint on my Mustang, turned it black. Granted, it was a track car, but if you brake aggressively at all Krylon won't hold up.
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Old 07-29-2010, 11:09 AM   #359
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FYI, I roasted the high temp caliper paint on my Mustang, turned it black. Granted, it was a track car, but if you brake aggressively at all Krylon won't hold up.
I know. I told Dragoneye to play along to piss GTA off. lol

He totaly bit. ROTFLMMFAO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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JOE!!! How dare you encourage him!!!!!


RANDY!!!

SNAP OUT OF IT!

I swear if you even think about putting rattle can paint on those calipers

I will personally call CPS Camaro Protective Services and have them confiscate your car until you can be rehabilitated...





And you will forever be registered as a cheesy mod offender.

Oh and I will Ban you.....
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Old 07-29-2010, 11:19 AM   #360
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Old 07-29-2010, 11:30 AM   #361
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Old 07-29-2010, 11:31 AM   #362
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Hey Randy payback will be hell man watch out lol
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Old 08-02-2010, 01:14 PM   #363
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Headers and exhaust go on this Friday.

Hope Bonnie remembers her earplugs for the trip home.
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Old 08-02-2010, 01:43 PM   #364
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Headers and exhaust go on this Friday.

Hope Bonnie remembers her earplugs for the trip home.
great!




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Old 08-02-2010, 01:51 PM   #365
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LOL

So THAAAAATS what those boxes are....

Honestly Bonnie, I had nothing to do with it.....
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Old 08-02-2010, 01:57 PM   #366
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So THAAAAATS what those boxes are....

Honestly Bonnie, I had nothing to do with it.....
haha, ummmm hmm , suuuurrre you didn't!!
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Old 08-02-2010, 01:59 PM   #367
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So THAAAAATS what those boxes are....

Honestly Bonnie, I had nothing to do with it.....
I think your nose is growing....
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Old 08-02-2010, 03:42 PM   #369
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The sweet sound of thunder! You're going to love the headers. Whenever I start my car I hear people say "now that's what I'm talking about!" or "oh yeah, baby."

Gotta love headers!
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Old 08-02-2010, 03:47 PM   #370
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The sweet sound of thunder! You're going to love the headers. Whenever I start my car I hear people say "now that's what I'm talking about!" or "oh yeah, baby."

Gotta love headers!
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Don't worry Randy, we can get all the dents and dings out... Besides it's all under the car anyway... so no one will see them.
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I know. I told Dragoneye to play along to piss GTA off. lol

He totaly bit. ROTFLMMFAO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Well played.
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Old 08-02-2010, 03:59 PM   #373
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JOE!!! How dare you encourage him!!!!!


RANDY!!!

SNAP OUT OF IT!

I swear if you even think about putting rattle can paint on those calipers

I will personally call CPS Camaro Protective Services and have them confiscate your car until you can be rehabilitated...




And you will forever be registered as a cheesy mod offender.

Oh and I will Ban you.....
Hehehehehe

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I know. I told Dragoneye to play along to piss GTA off. lol

He totaly bit. ROTFLMMFAO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

*tacky, hand-flippy bow* I am forever at your service, my friend.
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Old 08-02-2010, 04:49 PM   #374
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Had not got a chance to say it in a while. The Kryon paint made me do it.
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Bonnie there is no reason you will need earplugs with what Randy is about to install lol

I am running the exact same setup just a different brand header ( ARH )
And a more agressive muffler ( S type borla ) and I dont need earplugs

and yes im not running cats lol

It will take Randy a few days to learn how to drive then car and tame the exhaust then it will be ok lol







Hey Randy if Bonnie starts chewing on your Butt while in the car just bring the throttle up around 70 and Smile roflmao
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