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Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Great replies so far. He did state he seated...

Great replies so far.

He did state he seated the top bushings first and that they pressed in easily enough.

I thought the same on the settling. It was still high after driving it home, but it...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 09:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Zl1 1LE Solid cradle install issue

Wasn't sure if better to post here or in the suspension / tech section.

I had a local race shop install the ZL1 1LE Solid Read Cradle bushings this week. I was super excited to get it...
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 04-03-2021, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Just for clarity, this is not the Derlin kit,...

Just for clarity, this is not the Derlin kit, this is the "removable" lockout kit (BK063).
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 04-01-2021, 03:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By Shawnqa800720
I am scheduling the Solid Rear Cradle install in...

I am scheduling the Solid Rear Cradle install in the next few weeks, so will be selling the lockout kit once uninstalled and inspected. I have other folks interested, but PM me and I'll offer in the...
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-30-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Thanks for the reply! Main reason was...

Thanks for the reply!

Main reason was looking at the different wear characteristics and trying to extend the session life of the respective tires. Having never used either, I am only going on...
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-30-2021, 06:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Mixed Rubber?

Probably showing my newness in the race space, but I am curious if anyone has ever mixed rubber on their Camaro for track days?

I am considering something stickier/softer in the rear and a little...
Forum: Wheels / Tires 01-14-2021, 11:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 776
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Lucky Friday Bump :P

Lucky Friday Bump :P
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 01-09-2021, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By Shawnqa800720
I was considering uninstalling my BMR lockout kit...

I was considering uninstalling my BMR lockout kit and switching to the GM ZL1 solid rear bushings instead. Would you be interested in a used kit? It has about 3K miles on it. Let me know if you would...
Forum: Wheels / Tires 01-09-2021, 09:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 776
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Bump after adding a few details on tread depth.

Bump after adding a few details on tread depth.
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 01-03-2021, 11:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 853
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Posting to follow

I am curious on this topic too. I was considering just going with the GM 1LE brake upgrade on my SS, but wanted this forum's opinion on any other big brake upgrades. The GM kit is pricey, but Brembo...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 01-03-2021, 10:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,329
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Lowering and sway bars

I had both installed in my 18 SS, and have loved it. I owned another 18 SS for about a month before buying mine new. The difference in ride quality is negligible in my opinion (but 1 month of driving...
Forum: Wheels / Tires 01-03-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 776
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Michelin PS4S for trade - pics added

Hi,

Recognizing that not having an all-season performance tire is a problem for my Camaro based on where I live came a little too late for me. I am hoping someone out there is looking for a...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 07-26-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By Shawnqa800720
:laughabove: LOVE the last statement. I already...

:laughabove: LOVE the last statement. I already have the next set ready to mount😋

Thanks for all the input folks!
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 07-22-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By Shawnqa800720
I did chat with the organizer, and they said they...

I did chat with the organizer, and they said they have never had a crash at a Car Control clinic. With that jinx, I'm sure I'll be the first :)

I was leaning toward not getting the insurance...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 07-20-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Track Day Insurance?

Hi Everyone,

Looking for an opinion on track day insurance.

I get it for every HDPE track-based event I have done. I don't think it is necessary for autocross, so I don't get it for that. I am...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-17-2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,666
Posted By Shawnqa800720
I'm going with alignment. I had a similar issue,...

I'm going with alignment. I had a similar issue, and folks here told me to check the alignment and I kept pushing back thinking it was something else because I just had an alignment. Turns out it...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-18-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,972
Posted By Shawnqa800720
I had the same experience, and it was the camber...

I had the same experience, and it was the camber being off after a poor alignment. A high quality alignment should fix the problem. You shouldn't need to add spacers to keep wheel gaps appropriately....
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 12-17-2019, 03:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,623
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Hey, What do you expect the fitment and cost...

Hey,

What do you expect the fitment and cost to be. Aftermarket replacement parts can sometimes be a shaky fit. Let us know your experience!

Have you decided if I'll be seeing you at Club...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 12-06-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,783
Posted By Shawnqa800720
I had a relatively bad experience recently with...

I had a relatively bad experience recently with BMR, details at the thread link below:

https://www.camaro6.com/forums/showthread.php?t=560207
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 11-17-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 33,172
Posted By Shawnqa800720
I found this to be due to poor alignment. The...

I found this to be due to poor alignment. The rear toe was slightly out, and with the steam roller tires on these things, slight misadjustments can make a difference at speed under power. Take it to...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-19-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1,299
Views: 119,523
Posted By Shawnqa800720
This was my first time running at this track, and...

This was my first time running at this track, and my first event with COM, and my 4th track day overall.

Track (which config if applicable)= NHMS South Oval, North Chicane
Elapsed Time=1:18:492...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-14-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,411
Posted By Shawnqa800720
So we have several solutions that seem to have...

So we have several solutions that seem to have been at issue.

The alignment was done recently, but as @95imp noted, that doesn't always mean it'll be done correctly :bonk:. The toe on the rears...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-03-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,411
Posted By Shawnqa800720
It is definitely more of a pull, but it pulls to...

It is definitely more of a pull, but it pulls to one side then the other then the other and so on, so it is like a wide sweeping shimmy. But definitely more pull - it feels a lot like a very...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-03-2019, 04:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,411
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Strike 1 - car was recently aligned - thanks for...

Strike 1 - car was recently aligned - thanks for bringing it up though!
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-02-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,411
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Shimmy on hard accelleration & higher speeds

I have a mystery for the forum to solve. Under full throttle acceleration I am experiencing a strange shimmy /pulling feeling starting around 60MPH through at least 90MPH. It feels like an...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 08-20-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,237
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Not Really ...

Not Really


https://www.camaro6.com/forums/showthread.php?t=560207
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 08-13-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,167
Posted By Shawnqa800720
BMR Sway Links (Boo BMR)

Hi All,

I've been on the fence about writing this review, but ultimately decided to err on the side of keeping my fellow drivers safe. I ordered the BMR sway bar end link kit for my 2018 Camaro...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 07-10-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,237
Posted By Shawnqa800720
It is definitely torqued correctly. I took the...

It is definitely torqued correctly. I took the car to the track on Monday, and it felt super loose, so something is definitely not right. I have contacted Frank at BMR with the details, and he is...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 07-04-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,237
Posted By Shawnqa800720
Play in BMR Sway Bar Links

Anyone else install the BMR sway bar end links? I recently had them added to the GM 1LE sway bar kit, and there is a some play in the rear. I started hearing a clicking type noise, and since I just...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 07-04-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,204
Posted By Shawnqa800720
This right here is the reason to go with the GM...

This right here is the reason to go with the GM kit over the other aftermarket springs. The GM kit comes with shocks that are tuned for the ride height change. The aftermarket springs use the stock...
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