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Old 04-08-2013, 02:09 PM   #15001
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Hey kjkjr27 - should we be pulling for Louisville tonight in a low scoring game? Looks like you have a great shot at winning Apex March Mod Madness!
Haha yea! Kinda regret picking only 81 total points scored . If Lousiville wins I will be happy since I think I would get atleast third. All I know is it should be one heck of a game!
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Old 04-08-2013, 02:38 PM   #15002
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I have been thinking about those, they look better everytime I see them!
Car is looking excellent!! I would be interested to know how much it cuts down on the stone chips that always seem to occur, Mudflaps came to mind but they just didnt look right to me.
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Very nice!!!!!
Thanks guys!
We'll have to wait and see about the stone chips. I had the "Stealth" mud flaps on before this, and they are bigger than the corresponding face of the GFX. They did a great job of protecting the areas behind the tires, front and back, and I am tempted to put them back on with the GFX. Also, they where a lot more "stealthy" on a black car.
Maybe Mark can chime in with his experiences.
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Old 04-08-2013, 02:51 PM   #15003
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Took the Ghost Rider out finally today...4 miles to get the black and white out ...19 miles on that today......Camaro got a proper shake down coming home...Monday looks great weather wise..I think its going to be a camaro day after all!!!!
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Old 04-08-2013, 02:56 PM   #15004
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Lets not forget about the 2014 SS. I like the RS tail lights better, they have the L.E.D surround. The Z/28 is a non RS package car so the tail lights are different.
They have a camaro at my dealership with those wheels, been there for a while Has to be a 13, wtf? Those wheels are new for 14 I assumed...
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Old 04-08-2013, 03:03 PM   #15005
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They have a camaro at my dealership with those wheels, been there for a while Has to be a 13, wtf? Those wheels are new for 14 I assumed...
Its a popular wheel design, they looks like the 5th gen corvette Z06 wheels. BBS also has a similar set.
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Old 04-08-2013, 03:06 PM   #15006
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Its a popular wheel design, they looks like the 5th gen corvette Z06 wheels. BBS also has a similar set.
But this one is more than likely stock so made me wonder
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Old 04-08-2013, 04:21 PM   #15007
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How the F*** do you remove the front bowtie, I want to replace it with one I painted but the thing is so freaking hard to remove
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Old 04-08-2013, 04:29 PM   #15008
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Yeah there a pain. Those clips take some force
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Old 04-08-2013, 06:26 PM   #15009
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How the F*** do you remove the front bowtie, I want to replace it with one I painted but the thing is so freaking hard to remove
I thougt the same thing when removing mine. Wear gloves and use force while holding the grille back so you don't rip that off too. I put my hand through the grille and pushed on the clips from the back. I searched on here when removing mine and loved reading the threads where they say just pull it right off, yeah right. But it does get easier after its off the first time.
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Old 04-08-2013, 06:32 PM   #15010
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I thougt the same thing when removing mine. Wear gloves and use force while holding the grille back so you don't rip that off too. I put my hand through the grille and pushed on the clips from the back. I searched on here when removing mine and loved reading the threads where they say just pull it right off, yeah right. But it does get easier after its off the first time.
Yup the first time is a b&tch! After that it will pop right out!! Try using a heat gun so the plastic doesn't snap!!!
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Old 04-08-2013, 06:58 PM   #15011
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I thougt the same thing when removing mine. Wear gloves and use force while holding the grille back so you don't rip that off too. I put my hand through the grille and pushed on the clips from the back. I searched on here when removing mine and loved reading the threads where they say just pull it right off, yeah right. But it does get easier after its off the first time.
I'll attempt again tomorrow, not gonna lie my finger tips are killing me.
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Old 04-08-2013, 07:07 PM   #15012
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How the F*** do you remove the front bowtie, I want to replace it with one I painted but the thing is so freaking hard to remove
I had good luck wearing gloves and rocking it back and forth / up and down a little while pulling.
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Old 04-08-2013, 07:23 PM   #15013
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paint it on the car Use tape
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Old 04-08-2013, 09:42 PM   #15014
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10 inch long flat blade screwdriver for the top tab, go in through the hood latch.
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:27 PM   #15015
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Old 04-09-2013, 01:39 AM   #15016
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Shout out!!
Been on Camaro5 for awhile and never posted here.
I know I know I should of a while ago (Tssunami and Spike III)......Sorry
My first Camaro was a 2012 2SS RS about 6 months ago, Loved it but Missed shifting, since then traded it for my Bad Ass 1LE, really really In love with This one...
Anyways look forward to meeting a bunch of you this summer...

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Old 04-09-2013, 06:17 AM   #15017
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Old 04-09-2013, 06:51 AM   #15018
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Shout out!!
Been on Camaro5 for awhile and never posted here.
I know I know I should of a while ago (Tssunami and Spike III)......Sorry
My first Camaro was a 2012 2SS RS about 6 months ago, Loved it but Missed shifting, since then traded it for my Bad Ass 1LE, really really In love with This one...
Anyways look forward to meeting a bunch of you this summer...

Eric B.
About time lol.

This is the guy that planted the "you should buy that new Camaro" seed in my head about these cars.


Welcome to the madness my dude!!!


Thanks for the harness btw, can't wait to get those new DRL's on. Too bad those P26 bulbs that you have laying around didn't fit!
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:56 AM   #15019
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Awesome ride Eric!!!!! Welcome to the looney bin!!!!!
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Old 04-09-2013, 09:55 AM   #15020
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About time lol.

This is the guy that planted the "you should buy that new Camaro" seed in my head about these cars.


Welcome to the madness my dude!!!


Thanks for the harness btw, can't wait to get those new DRL's on. Too bad those P26 bulbs that you have laying around didn't fit!
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Awesome ride Eric!!!!! Welcome to the looney bin!!!!!
Thanks guys for the welcome, but I thought this was the dark side not the looney bin?
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Old 04-09-2013, 10:17 AM   #15021
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Dark side, outside, underside, it's all the same, lol
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Old 04-09-2013, 10:26 AM   #15022
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Thanks guys for the welcome, but I thought this was the dark side not the looney bin?
Well for nohemihere it is the dark side of the looney bin.
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Looking forward to meeting bud, and seeing that 1LE.


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My first Camaro was a 2012 2SS RS about 6 months ago, Loved it but Missed shifting, since then traded it for my Bad Ass 1LE, really really In love with This one...
Anyways look forward to meeting a bunch of you this summer...

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Old 04-09-2013, 10:33 AM   #15024
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Awesome ride Eric!!!!! Welcome to the looney bin!!!!!
Which car is the awesome 1 the 1 he traded in or the 1 he just bought or both of them???????
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Which car is the awesome 1 the 1 he traded in or the 1 he just bought or both of them???????
A dahhh....both of them!!! Obviously.......
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