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Old 08-31-2012, 11:31 AM   #1
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Default What is you're biggest regret with you're camaro?

My biggest regret so far was waiting to put sub frame connectors on my car till the end of the first summer i had it! Now I have some quarter panel flex showing ( i have to get it fixed)



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Old 08-31-2012, 05:22 PM   #2
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My biggest regret so far was waiting to put sub frame connectors on my car till the end of the first summer i had it! Now I have some quarter panel flex showing ( i have to get it fixed)

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FYI, SFC's will not stop quarter pannel dimples, they dont even brace anything that far back.
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Old 08-31-2012, 05:23 PM   #3
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Not going with a bigger ci motor.......
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Selling my 1968 Camaro SS w/ 454ci !!!!!!!!!!!
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selling my 59k mile 2000 white M6 SS. :/
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Not listening to advice on this forum about five years ago about not buying a LS1 instead of a LT1. I ended up taking a HUGE hit on it before I traded it for a LS.
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Not putting a cam in when I was doin an engine swap. I threw another stock longblock in, but funds were tight so it's not really a big deal.
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selling my camaro way back in 2008. Cam and all the bolt ons and 60k miles for 8000 dollars
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Getting CME kit before i got actual exhaust.
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Not going with a bigger ci motor.......
how big ci do you wish you went to? I'm planning another motor for mine and i'm thinking a lax 454 with a ton of spray, not sure how much that is yet though
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Waiting until 2010 to put a cam in it; I wish I would have done it a lot sooner!
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Not waiting to get a full ebony interior out of a trans am.
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Modifications. Should have left the bish alone.
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Old 09-23-2012, 02:14 PM   #14
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I have 2: not putting a bigger cam in when I had a new short block installed and second is not buying my car sooner, I love it !!! Even tho i bought it 5 yrs ago. Love it, love it, love it!!!

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When my dad sold his 2002 SOM SS vert with 10k miles a few years back. On my car, probably rushing into an exhaust alittle. I still like the LM2 but i wish i would have got a GMMG.
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Selling my first one, see sig, but not much with the new one, I know what I want it to be and am moving in that direction.
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Never enough power... I got used to the 600hp within a season... crap.
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Never enough power... I got used to the 600hp within a season... crap.

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When other guys in my class are making 200-400 more RWHP than I am... yea, that's a problem.
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Buying a black car thinking i could keep it clean.
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