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Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-18-2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By KenKat
Is the IPA intended to keep you properly hydrated...

Is the IPA intended to keep you properly hydrated while working on the glass? :thumbup:
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-11-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,081
Posted By KenKat
In my opinion, they do more than simulate...

In my opinion, they do more than simulate pressing the pedal down harder.

In the old mechanical systems, the throttle response was linear - you press the pedal down 30%, you opened the throttle...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-11-2021, 12:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,081
Posted By KenKat
That is where mine is located also (technically...

That is where mine is located also (technically slightly above since I have the Hud controls).
Forum: The Sports Lounge 04-10-2021, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,656
Posted By KenKat
Well, I learned that there was a Cincinnati Reds...

Well, I learned that there was a Cincinnati Reds FOOTBALL team in 1934 that made the list but I was surprised not to see the Cincinnati Bengals show up at least once. I guess they always seem to win...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-09-2021, 08:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,292
Posted By KenKat
Lol - they sure were a lot simpler to work on...

Lol - they sure were a lot simpler to work on back then
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-09-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,292
Posted By KenKat
It’s a ton of performance for that price point!

It’s a ton of performance for that price point!
Forum: 4th Generation Camaros 04-08-2021, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 147
Posted By KenKat
Why wouldn’t you just leave the roofs in if you...

Why wouldn’t you just leave the roofs in if you don’t like the way they look out?
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-08-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,292
Posted By KenKat
Thanks for a great trip down memory lane! My...

Thanks for a great trip down memory lane! My first car (high school) was a 72 Pontiac Catalina. Kind of a luxury car really, had a 400ci small block V8 that probably made half the horsepower that my...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-08-2021, 07:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,292
Posted By KenKat
Did he get the 1LE package with it? Not arguing...

Did he get the 1LE package with it? Not arguing that there’s not lots of fun to be had with any of the power options on the Camaro, just that people trying to keep cost down would likely go for the...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-07-2021, 09:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,292
Posted By KenKat
It kind of makes sense to me. If you are going to...

It kind of makes sense to me. If you are going to spring for the fairly expensive 1LE track package, are you really going to want to pair it with a 4 turbo or V6? To me, and I own a V6, the priority...
Forum: USA - Mid-Atlantic 03-16-2021, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By KenKat
And here I thought you were asking about a Chevy...

And here I thought you were asking about a Chevy Nova...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-14-2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
Yup, completely agree with that. In my...

Yup, completely agree with that.

In my scenario above, if instead of investing that $10,000 a year starting in 1994 you spent that money paying on a mortgage for five years, THEN started investing...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-14-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
Sorry, you don’t ge to count a back door Roth...

Sorry, you don’t ge to count a back door Roth conversion as “cashing out” :thumbup: that’s like advanced investing 304 not intro to investing 101
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-14-2021, 02:42 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
We never bought more house than we thought we...

We never bought more house than we thought we could afford. We bought our first house in 1992 and put 25% down. We sold that house for a decent profit and bought our second house in 1998 with about...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-14-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
Over the past 20+ years, a mortgage and a larger...

Over the past 20+ years, a mortgage and a larger 401k beats a paid off house and a smaller 401k. Did for me at least.

Now, if you want to exclude mortgage debt, I’d be more inclined to agree with...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-13-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
My first one was set up that way but a couple of...

My first one was set up that way but a couple of years into the payback period, they offered me a new HELOC with a better rate and a 30 year term so it’s good to 2046. I may never use it again, but...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-13-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
My plan is to pay off the mortgage before I...

My plan is to pay off the mortgage before I retire. The HELOC is already set up so I have that if I want to use it in the future.
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-13-2021, 04:05 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
My rate of return on my investments since I...

My rate of return on my investments since I started tracking the detail in 1999 is 7.8% per year. My 3.39% mortgage was an effective rate of around 2.5% when it was deductible. Now that interest...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 03-13-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,212
Posted By KenKat
I like the Proverbs quote - this describes a lot...

I like the Proverbs quote - this describes a lot of people who have too much debt.

That said, I think debt is just a tool in the financial toolbox. Use it wrong and you can cut off a limb; but...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 03-12-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 13,865
Posted By KenKat
Now this is going in an agreeable direction.

Now this is going in an agreeable direction.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 03-12-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 13,865
Posted By KenKat
I will say yes, the creek is a lot cleaner than...

I will say yes, the creek is a lot cleaner than it used to be and the fish and wildlife have come back as well. And I feel a lot better about boating and water skiing in the Ohio River as well. And...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 03-11-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,611
Posted By KenKat
I drove a 78 Impala all through college in the...

I drove a 78 Impala all through college in the mid-80s and while the 305 V8 wasn’t exactly a race engine, the car was pretty comfortable and got me everywhere I needed to go for 5+ years. Metallic...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 03-11-2021, 11:32 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 13,865
Posted By KenKat
I think the problem with this stuff is that it is...

I think the problem with this stuff is that it is always hard to know where to draw the line between needed regulation and over regulation.

When I was a kid, there was a local creek that we’d...
Forum: New Member Introductions 03-01-2021, 07:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 953
Posted By KenKat
Some of the forums on Camaro5 and Camaro6 are...

Some of the forums on Camaro5 and Camaro6 are “pointing” to the same location. For example, you can get to this same conversation from either site.
...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 02-10-2021, 09:16 AM
Replies: 17
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Views: 1,542
Posted By KenKat
Yeah, torque on that era GT was around 320; V6...

Yeah, torque on that era GT was around 320; V6 Camaro torque is around 275 I believe, so they should run about even assuming both are stock.

My dad has an 87 GT convertible which makes 225/300 and...
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 02-08-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By KenKat
Yeah I wondered that also but was able to find...

Yeah I wondered that also but was able to find the part:

https://www.partsgeek.com/gbproducts/DC/30402-07181088.html
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 02-08-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By KenKat
When I have had this problem in the past (with...

When I have had this problem in the past (with other vehicles), it was always the blower motor resistor. Maybe the Metra kit fried that component?
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 02-07-2021, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,718
Posted By KenKat
I can’t tell if those have been saline modded or...

I can’t tell if those have been saline modded or are stock. A closer look may be warranted.
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 01-30-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,254
Posted By KenKat
I guess they have the Camaro5 and Camaro6 sites...

I guess they have the Camaro5 and Camaro6 sites pointing to the same place for some of the sub-forums. I posted all of my comments through Camaro5, but was able to navigate to the same conversation...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 01-30-2021, 10:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,254
Posted By KenKat
True but we are on the Gen 5 forum here.

True but we are on the Gen 5 forum here.
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