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SlyJester7 02-13-2013 10:28 PM

**SlyJester7's SSX Killer** [COTW 8/26/13]
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**Small Background Story**

My obsession with the 5th gens began at the LA Auto show in 2006 where I first laid eyes on the concept camaro. :eyebulge::wub: I was there with my dad at the time and told him that one day I will buy one. . . My Dad smiled and said keep saving.

To make a long story short my Dad eventually developed lung cancer and was told he has about a year to live. If he wanted to do chemo/radiation it will allow him to live a couple more years. He decided to do the chemo/radiation but even with it, the cancer spread rapidly and 6 months later he passed. It just so happened that the day that we buried his ashes was the day I went to pick up my 2010 2LT/RS. The dealer I bought it from also happened to be down the street from his work.

My Car History-

- My first car was a 89 Toyota Camry. Do I really need to say more about this. . .?

-Then I had a 2003 v6 Camaro in 07 which I sold in 09 to found out a week later after selling it got totalled :facepalm:

-Then 2010 2LT/RS Camaro on 10/22/09.
I had that for almost 2 years but I felt the need for more power.
Sold it private party and decided to save till I could upgrade.

-Had a 03 Subaru WRX as my DD but as it got closer to my goal of a SS I sold it to purchase a a cheap beater DD.

-I currently have a 03 Ford Focus as my beater DD to save my SS from wear and tear.

I didnt realize till just now I have a thing with 03 cars. . . wasn't on purpose, just came across a good deal and they happened to be for an 03 car I suppose. . . Haha

The pic below was the the most up to date picture of my 2010 2LT before I sold it. *Journal Here*

SlyJester7 02-13-2013 10:58 PM

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**Updated Pictures as of 11/16/14**

I purchased the car of my dreams on 8/23/12!:headbang::happyanim:

2013 Chevy Camaro 1SS/RS LS3

- OEM ZL1 10 Spoke Rims/Tires
- Vinyl Gloss Black Single Stripe
- Painted Gloss Black XM Antenna
- Blacked out front grill area
- Blacked out Rear Bumper
- Blacked out Side Gills
- Plasti Dipped Rear Tail Light Bezels
- Plasti Dipped Front Bow Tie
- Custom Rear Bow Tie (SSX style)
- Tinted Windows
- Front Splash Guards
- ZL1 Rear Splash Guards
- ZL1 Side Rockers Painted White and Gloss Black
- RK Sport One Peice Spoiler
- Gloss Black OEM Side View Mirrors
- Heritage Grill (all Flat Black)
- Painted Gloss Black Lower Bumper Lip
- ACS T4 Bumper Ports
- ACS HP Vertical LED Slim Bar
- ACS T4 Splitter (Gloss Glack)

- Stock Hurst Short Throw Shifter
- Painted MyLink (Summit White) (lights still shine through)
- Painted A/C Bezels (Summit White)
- Painted Dash Panels (Summit White)
- Painted Door Inserts (Summit White)
- Painted Speedo Bezels (Summit White)

Performance/ Handling Modifications
- Cold Air Inductions Cold Air Intake
- Air Scoop
- RX Catch Can
- RX Oil Breather Cap
- Flowmaster American Thunder 3" Cat Back Exhaust
- PFADT Lowering Springs

Future Modifications
- Rear Diffuser
- Cam
- Bushings
- Electronic Cut Outs
- Ported Throttle Body
- LT Headers

The above mods are in no particular order. . .

WOOO! Im proud to announce that I have been featured on PFADT Racing's website! :headbang::happyanim::emoticon11:

**Click Here For Link**

SlyJester7 02-13-2013 11:05 PM

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Pictures from the day I purchased the car and had it dyno'd

Also had MNP Customs install vinyl gills, rear black out, and front grill area.

SlyJester7 02-13-2013 11:34 PM

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Plasti Dipped Front Bow Tie and Rear Tail Light Bezels. Custom Rear Bow Tie SSX Style

SlyJester7 02-14-2013 12:10 AM

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Gloss Black Stripe Install

SilverSlayer-SS 02-14-2013 07:05 AM

coming along nicely ! :popcorn:

laditee 02-14-2013 09:24 AM

Nice ride...great start...looks good:thumbsup:

SlyJester7 02-14-2013 02:28 PM


Originally Posted by SilverSlayer-SS (Post 6159082)
coming along nicely ! :popcorn:


Originally Posted by laditee (Post 6159310)
Nice ride...great start...looks good:thumbsup:

Thanx!!! I just dropped the car off this morning to have the springs installed. I should be getting my ZL1s Saturday! I should have enough time to install them and take some pictures after they arrive :happyanim:

RED HT5 02-14-2013 02:29 PM


Apex Motorsports 02-14-2013 02:32 PM

Love it! I am a big fan of the SSX.

SlyJester7 02-14-2013 02:34 PM


Originally Posted by RED HT5 (Post 6160475)

Hell Yea Brotha! Deff one of the meanest looks hands down! Some major mods are getting done I cant wait for the next meet! Been a while since iv been to a show. My new job will better allow me to go to the weekend meets!

SlyJester7 02-14-2013 02:38 PM


Originally Posted by Apex Chase (Post 6160489)
Love it! I am a big fan of the SSX.

Thanx!! I ABSOLUTLY fell in love with it when I saw it in person at the 2nd Camaro Fest.

I plan on putting my own twist on it so it wont be EXACT but very similiar. ;)

Behic2320 02-14-2013 04:32 PM

Looks sweet man white and black looks killer we have a lot of the same taste in mods

sonic656 02-14-2013 05:49 PM

I like the rear badge. Very unique:thumbsup:

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