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Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls Yesterday, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 125
Posted By Rock-It Man
Based on that outcome, I think you need a trans...

Based on that outcome, I think you need a trans flush and filter change.

Somebody put some seriously hard miles on your transmission.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Rock-It Man
There's no one right answer to this question. It...

There's no one right answer to this question. It depends a lot on track prep.

Personally, I like to hold the car with left foot on the brake and start a moderate throttle application (count one...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 04:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 634
Posted By Rock-It Man
The hybrid 4 sounds good to me.

The hybrid 4 sounds good to me.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 04:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 620
Posted By Rock-It Man
A turbo 4 would be a great replacement for the NA...

A turbo 4 would be a great replacement for the NA V6, just not the current turbo 4.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 03:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 581
Posted By Rock-It Man
You need to test drive it to find out. The...

You need to test drive it to find out.

The 5th and 6th generation cars are very dissimilar...which is not to say that one or the other is preferable. It's up to you.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls Yesterday, 01:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 125
Posted By Rock-It Man
After 34,000 miles, a dirty filter is highly...

After 34,000 miles, a dirty filter is highly unlikely, unless the car has been raced extensively or used to tow a trailer.

Look under the car. If you aren't visibly losing transmission fluid, that...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-17-2018, 06:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 723
Posted By Rock-It Man
If you are not depleting the oil life based on...

If you are not depleting the oil life based on miles, you should change the oil annually, not after winter storage but just before.

I've been changing oil for 50 years. In the old days, old oil...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-16-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 723
Posted By Rock-It Man
The 2010 has a Mobil 1 logo right on the oil fill...

The 2010 has a Mobil 1 logo right on the oil fill cap. Mobil 1 also meets Dexos 1 standards.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-16-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 874
Posted By Rock-It Man
The best way to buy a car, in my experience, is...

The best way to buy a car, in my experience, is from the same dealer as before, and order exactly what you want from the factory, so no regrets later.

Also, if you already have a daily driver,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-16-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 723
Posted By Rock-It Man
12,000 miles is the recommended oil interval for...

12,000 miles is the recommended oil interval for Porsche, for example, using full synthetic oil, of course. My 2010 Camaro meter projects to about 14,000, because I do a lot of highway road trips,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-16-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 723
Posted By Rock-It Man
Once a year is the right interval for cars not...

Once a year is the right interval for cars not reaching the recommended mileage. If you owned a $300,000 Lambo, the recommendation would be the same.

On my 2010, which specs Mobil 1, the life...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 08-15-2018, 06:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 66
Posted By Rock-It Man
Does this help? ...

Does this help?

https://www.carid.com/2010-chevy-camaro-fuel-hoses-clamps-gaskets/?filter=1&departments%5B%5D=Parts&sub-model%5BLiter%5D%5B%5D=6.2L
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-14-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By Rock-It Man
Noooooo! With conical lug nuts, "close" is not...

Noooooo! With conical lug nuts, "close" is not good enough.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-14-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,132
Posted By Rock-It Man
Instead of sedan colors, Camaro could have a...

Instead of sedan colors, Camaro could have a number of exciting colors, including orange and green.

How many grey and black colors are necessary? Black and metallic black? Light grey and dark...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-13-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,562
Posted By Rock-It Man
Rodents. For sure.

Rodents. For sure.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-12-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,001
Posted By Rock-It Man
Same here. Never used the CD player. iPod, FM, XM.

Same here. Never used the CD player. iPod, FM, XM.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-11-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 970
Posted By Rock-It Man
I have kept all but two of my cars made since,...

I have kept all but two of my cars made since, like, 1980, for over 200,000 miles.

The exceptions:

Ford Escort
Chevy Tracker AKA Suzuki something-or-other

Modern cars are built to last,...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-11-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,001
Posted By Rock-It Man
There are some things I dislike about the Gen5...

There are some things I dislike about the Gen5 Camaro, but I have to laugh at the complaints about visibility.

Improving visibility would totally ruin the aggressive look of the car. In fact, the...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 08-07-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 307
Posted By Rock-It Man
It's unlikely that you escaped without other...

It's unlikely that you escaped without other damage besides the blown tires.

You should go to the dealer or top notch tire store and disclose what happened, so that they can do a through...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-07-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,138
Posted By Rock-It Man
The oil life indicator is smarter than a sticker.

The oil life indicator is smarter than a sticker.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 08-07-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 849
Posted By Rock-It Man
It's possible that your drag radials rotated on...

It's possible that your drag radials rotated on the rims when you launched.

There are a couple of things to consider.

Did you launch shortly after getting the tires installed? The beads may...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-07-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By Rock-It Man
RS could be ordered independent of SS level. ...

RS could be ordered independent of SS level.

For example I have a 2010 2SS without RS, which I ordered so I could have independently functioning fog lights.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 08-03-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By Rock-It Man
This happened to me many years ago in a 3...

This happened to me many years ago in a 3 cylinder Geo Metro rental.

You're gonna need a bigger engine.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 08-02-2018, 06:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By Rock-It Man
Don't turn the steering wheel lock to lock when...

Don't turn the steering wheel lock to lock when the car is not rolling! It puts a huge load on all the steering gear and needlessly abrades the tires.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-02-2018, 06:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 673
Posted By Rock-It Man
I listed a Corvette on Craigslist and gotten no...

I listed a Corvette on Craigslist and gotten no response, but sold a $2000 junker in minutes. Craigslist is the wrong audience.

Ebay is better but be prepared for scam artists. Read the cautions...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-02-2018, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 228
Posted By Rock-It Man
Get a new battery if you still have the original....

Get a new battery if you still have the original.

It's unlikely that you need new plug wires.

Use the plugs specified in your owner's manual.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-31-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 638
Posted By Rock-It Man
Chicago to Texas? Isn't that like a leisurely 2...

Chicago to Texas? Isn't that like a leisurely 2 day road trip driving?
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 07-31-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 457
Posted By Rock-It Man
Did you put something heavy with sharp corners in...

Did you put something heavy with sharp corners in your trunk recently?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 07-31-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 396
Posted By Rock-It Man
Go back to the tire shop and find out what TPMS...

Go back to the tire shop and find out what TPMS sensors you got. I found out that there are shops out there that install non-OEM sensors that can be reset only with their proprietary tools. One such...
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 07-31-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By Rock-It Man
You can get tires for larger diameter wheels that...

You can get tires for larger diameter wheels that are the same diameter as the tires on your 18" wheels. It's all about the ratio of sidewall height to tread width.

Go to tirerack.com and educate...
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