Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Solo Performance
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 30 of 500
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: CamaroFred
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 11-11-2018, 11:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 71
Posted By CamaroFred
Because they try to outsmart you. Since you...

Because they try to outsmart you.
Since you are driving aggressively they will stay in a lower gear because they predict that you will floor it again, or you may need the engine braking to slow....
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 11-09-2018, 11:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 563
Posted By CamaroFred
You pay taxes on your SSI and your pension and...

You pay taxes on your SSI and your pension and other retirement plans, like a 401K, because you didn't pay taxes when you earned that money.
Theoretically, you will be in a lower tax bracket when...
Forum: Camaro DIY & HOW-TO instructions & discussions 11-09-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 11,230
Posted By CamaroFred
No, you aren't back feeding anything. It's just...

No, you aren't back feeding anything. It's just another leg off the hot.
If you were supplying power to the outlets from another source while it is still connected to the fuse box, that could back...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-08-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 399
Posted By CamaroFred
Yes. OEM sizes I had mounted on my stock wheels. ...

Yes. OEM sizes I had mounted on my stock wheels.


Good for Pirelli to replace to replace all of yours. They must have had a bad run.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-07-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 399
Posted By CamaroFred
I had Blizzaks on my Nissan and they were very...

I had Blizzaks on my Nissan and they were very good.

Now, if only they made them in our sizes...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-06-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 201
Posted By CamaroFred
I bought the Indy500s last spring. I went 275s...

I bought the Indy500s last spring. I went 275s all around with 9&10" wheels.
Wet grip is better than the P-Zeros.

Dry grip, well, I used to scare my passengers; now I scare myself!
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-06-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 399
Posted By CamaroFred
I have had the 245/275 tires for three years, but...

I have had the 245/275 tires for three years, but only ~5,000 miles. I only use them in winter.

No issues with mine.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-04-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By CamaroFred
I don't know what ride height Z/28 springs will...

I don't know what ride height Z/28 springs will give you, but they are going to be much stiffer than the OEM springs.


What did you do with your stock springs? There must be at least a few other...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-04-2018, 01:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 832
Posted By CamaroFred
Those days are long gone as the safety experts...

Those days are long gone as the safety experts have determined that using the starter to move a manual transmission car is far more dangerous than being struck by a train.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-03-2018, 12:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By CamaroFred
It has always been true that the more power you...

It has always been true that the more power you use, the more loss you see.
Lean on a drill and it's harder to turn.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-02-2018, 10:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 196
Posted By CamaroFred
Welcome to Camaro5 :wave: I have an...

Welcome to Camaro5 :wave:

I have an organizer I found at Walmart that I keep on the right rear seat. I can reach it between the seats. I usually keep it covered with a towel. It has two cup-holder...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 11-02-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 740
Posted By CamaroFred
What not to do: Vph5vkCwT40

What not to do:
Vph5vkCwT40
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 11-01-2018, 12:27 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,286
Posted By CamaroFred
That sucks

You bought this Camaro used?
Did you buy it fromthis dealer you are expecting to fix it?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-31-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 308
Posted By CamaroFred
You might be able to pull the fuse for the spark....

You might be able to pull the fuse for the spark.
But if you just need to turn it a bit it could be easier to
use a breaker bar on the damper bolt.
Pull the plugs if you don't want compression.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-31-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 789
Posted By CamaroFred
My favorite burnout

A friend asked me to come over and help him tune his '69 Camaro SS/350/4-speed. I was pretty good with carburetors and he had a bog. I stop at his house and his father answers the door and tells me...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-31-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,068
Posted By CamaroFred
I have to lean towards ColdZuzion's analysis. ...

I have to lean towards ColdZuzion's analysis.

I don't know why you think a software update is going to fix anything if it has been working fine for 8 years.
Personally, I have never had a auto...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-31-2018, 09:24 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 7,800
Posted By CamaroFred
Yeah. A 68-72 Chevelle ~3500 lbs.

Yeah. A 68-72 Chevelle ~3500 lbs.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-29-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,005
Posted By CamaroFred
I gotta believe that a 6.2L V8 hybrid will sound...

I gotta believe that a 6.2L V8 hybrid will sound much the same as a 6.2L V8 non-hybrid does.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-28-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,710
Posted By CamaroFred
If the Cyclops is LED and the brake lights are...

If the Cyclops is LED and the brake lights are LED why would there be a delay?
Oh, the brake lights fade up. The third light does not.
Why would someone design the brake lights to ramp up? They are...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-25-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,676
Posted By CamaroFred
My 87 year-old mother has long ago given up hope...

My 87 year-old mother has long ago given up hope of me ever maturing :thumbup:
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-24-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,005
Posted By CamaroFred
From what I read of the article the electric...

From what I read of the article the electric motor will supplement the ICE. As they do in Formula1. Regenerative braking is used to charge the battery and give an extra 100HP boost. The drivers have...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 10-23-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 20,131
Posted By CamaroFred
I did the same. Mine had about 4/32" left but I...

I did the same. Mine had about 4/32" left but I burned the rears down when I knew I was buying new. Age was becoming an issue, the rubber was getting hard.

I bought the Firestone Indy 500s and...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-23-2018, 04:04 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,710
Posted By CamaroFred
If, as the title states, it were the taillights,...

If, as the title states, it were the taillights, that could get a pass. But brake lights :doh:
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-23-2018, 04:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,676
Posted By CamaroFred
If you want to hear a cool sound turn the key off...

If you want to hear a cool sound turn the key off when coming to a stop with the car in gear and the clutch engaged.

Works with automatics in drive almost as well.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-22-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 34,966
Posted By CamaroFred
Congratulations! Fixed it for you, easier for...

Congratulations!
Fixed it for you, easier for me to see :rolleyes:

961676
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-22-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,676
Posted By CamaroFred
I thought it was for fuel savings and better...

I thought it was for fuel savings and better engine braking.
Like when you hear the big rigs using their Jake Brake. I have to admit that can be annoying, but there is a purpose to it.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-20-2018, 12:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 358
Posted By CamaroFred
I don't know if they still do it or not, but...

I don't know if they still do it or not, but Chevy used to install an intake lifter on cylinder 7 (closest to the driver) that would tick when pressure was low.

It worked as you described. If it...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 10-19-2018, 11:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By CamaroFred
Is that the ground in the battery well that...

Is that the ground in the battery well that ChristianChevelle has mentioned about a hundred times?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-04-2018, 09:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 535
Posted By CamaroFred
No it isn't. The spec was changed in mid-2012. ...

No it isn't.
The spec was changed in mid-2012.

From the 2012 owners manual:



I've been using 140 on my OEMs and 110 on my aftermarket wheels and lug nuts.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-01-2018, 10:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 688
Posted By CamaroFred
The Camaro is the boss's car. The Mustang is...

The Camaro is the boss's car.
The Mustang is the kid's car.
The world is in order.
Showing results 1 to 30 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:02 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.