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Forum: ZL1 Discussions Today, 10:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 443
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
:iono: My inner child likes to think they...

:iono:

My inner child likes to think they didn't want it compared to the ZL1 1LE on track! :bellyroll:
Forum: ZL1 Discussions Today, 09:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 443
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Tongue in cheek...this is true. When the ZR1 was...

Tongue in cheek...this is true. When the ZR1 was released, there was even a statement in there about it being a GT car...not a racer.

Cars also featuring the Multimatic spool valve tech (in...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions Yesterday, 01:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 775
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
This is exactly what I was thinking.... ...

This is exactly what I was thinking....

Higher octane is required for these new fuel-efficient turbo engines, because they can get away with higher compression ratios. But the extra cost makes a...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 12:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 462
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Do you have NPP? I Looooooove the way the...

Do you have NPP?

I Looooooove the way the Gen 6 V6 NPP sounds. Reminds me of a Ferrari at high rpms.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 12:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 684
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
The clear 3M stuff is a really good, cost...

The clear 3M stuff is a really good, cost effective solution for the rear panels. Had it on my 2014 without a problem.

ZL1 add ons and other companies sell a "mud flap" sort of piece you can...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 12:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 684
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
I can tell you: no. :bellyroll: If you ever...

I can tell you: no. :bellyroll:

If you ever watch a car drive through the rain, you can see where the water releases from the tire and sprays up at an angle...debris does the same thing.

SS...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 12:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 684
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Big tires throw up more debris...sticky tires...

Big tires throw up more debris...sticky tires make that problem worse...then, add to it a surface that is presented to those chips to hit (ahead of rear wheels)....you see where I'm going.

Most...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing Yesterday, 12:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
It won't matter. There's enough oil residue on...

It won't matter. There's enough oil residue on the internal parts to protect for that fraction of a second it will take to fill. It's not like you've got the throttle down while starting it.

That...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 11:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,803
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
^ This.

^ This.
Forum: ZL1 Discussions Yesterday, 10:14 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 6,796
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
I didn't catch that, no. That's strange and...

I didn't catch that, no. That's strange and "good", I guesS?

And I'm not getting any "wiggle" either...skipping/chattering tires when cold, yes...but everything is solid.

Granted, there's...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions Yesterday, 10:00 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 6,796
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
No, nothing like that here...

No, nothing like that here...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions Yesterday, 09:55 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 6,796
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Ok, thanks. I tried in 2nd, 3rd, and light...

Ok, thanks.

I tried in 2nd, 3rd, and light accel in 4th...I did nothing but spin in 1st (apparently 60s are still too cold for that!). The car ever-so-slightly veered to the left...but it wasn't...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro 1LE Yesterday, 08:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 808
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
I wouldn't exactly consider either the SS 1LE,...

I wouldn't exactly consider either the SS 1LE, nor ZL1 setups as cost-cutting...two piece rotors & monobloc calipers are $$$$...You could, I'm sure, get something good from Wilwood or Baer or some...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro 1LE Yesterday, 07:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 808
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
That's not the whole story...I agree with...

That's not the whole story...I agree with RUQWIKR.

There are other reasons to go bigger....thermal capacity, heat dissipation, swept area = more braking force. All of these things become more...
Forum: Camaro Fest VIII Discussions Yesterday, 07:43 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,426
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Nope, there are 103 spots left as of right now.

Nope, there are 103 spots left as of right now.
Forum: ZL1 Discussions Yesterday, 07:41 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 6,796
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Ted, I tried to duplicate this in my car this...

Ted, I tried to duplicate this in my car this weekend...Does it happen in 2nd and 3rd @ WOT? Or just 1st?
Forum: Photos | Videos | Renderings 04-20-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 26,646
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
I did the whole thing when I did it...was in the...

I did the whole thing when I did it...was in the middle of a brake job, anyways.
Forum: 6th gen Camaro 1LE 04-19-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 808
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
My mistake!! I confused the SS rotors with the SS...

My mistake!! I confused the SS rotors with the SS 1LE by accident! I've edited the post.

never heard "kangaroo paw" before! That's pretty good! :bellyroll:
Forum: 6th gen Camaro 1LE 04-19-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 808
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Just a small note, the ZL1 & ZL1 1LE both feature...

Just a small note, the ZL1 & ZL1 1LE both feature identical braking systems except for the paint on the calipers.

SS 1LE front rotor diameter: 14.6"
SS 1LE rear rotor diameter: 13.3"

ZL1...
Forum: USA - NY / NJ / PA 04-19-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 25,523
Views: 1,675,906
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
You alright?

You alright?
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 04-19-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 721
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
:thumbsup: There aren't many of us, we take...

:thumbsup:

There aren't many of us, we take care of our own! ;)
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 04-19-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,578
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Whatever you want to believe, my friend. I have...

Whatever you want to believe, my friend. I have heard a similar story close to the source...so :iono:


The Goodyears - both the 3, and 3R - NEED heat to really perform the way they're...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-19-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 17,621
Views: 1,245,503
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
I have a funny feeling that car has too much...

I have a funny feeling that car has too much drag, and couldn't sustain speeds on the straights enough to do any better than the C6 ZR1. Certainly don't want to advertise a sub-par time.


:D...
Forum: Ask AL 04-18-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 13,647
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Exactly. A little patience is a small price to...

Exactly. A little patience is a small price to pay to get an answer, considering they didn't have to answer it in the first, place.

Though I do understand the eager anticipation of a response,...
Forum: USA - NY / NJ / PA 04-18-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 25,523
Views: 1,675,906
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
:bellyroll: I've got to make a run for it...

:bellyroll:


I've got to make a run for it this weekend and pickup the trailer before 4th winter comes!
Forum: Ask AL 04-18-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 13,647
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
That's not fair...and unlikely to help the...

That's not fair...and unlikely to help the situation. :thumbdown:

Among other things...there was a big product release, recently, if you hadn't noticed. I'm certain many of the people involved...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 04-18-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 721
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Some good info in here. A reputable performance...

Some good info in here. A reputable performance driving school/club will get you set up to drive safely and confidently. Several of your question are better directed at them, in person.

Here is...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 04-18-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,358
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
A long, skinny screwdriver does the trick. A lift...

A long, skinny screwdriver does the trick. A lift helps....you sort of have to be right underneath for best results.

Took me about 5 minutes to install and zip-tie the kit from Phastek...but then...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 04-18-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,392
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
Same setup here, except wood deck and a Silverado...

Same setup here, except wood deck and a Silverado 1500 5.3L...Also putting a winch on it.
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 04-18-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,578
Posted By Mr. Wyndham
+1 The Michelin does have a higher...

+1

The Michelin does have a higher treadwear rating, which is a good gauge (but cannot, in and of itself be directly compared between manufacturers...or even between tires). The MP4S ALSO has...
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