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Forum: Transmissions 10-21-2019, 02:21 AM
Replies: 31
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Posted By Giri
Oops my bad I'm sorry I should have mentioned...

Oops my bad I'm sorry I should have mentioned this earlier. I have the 4 cylinder LTG engine with the Automatic 8 Speed transmission
Forum: Transmissions 10-21-2019, 12:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
When I first bought the car I had a 6.0-6.5 if I...

When I first bought the car I had a 6.0-6.5 if I remember correctly. The only two changes I made since then were
1 - Got a new set of Bridgestone Turanza Serenity Plus Tires
2 - Got the fluid...
Forum: Transmissions 10-21-2019, 12:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
Just in case I end up getting an aftermarket unit...

Just in case I end up getting an aftermarket unit I want to put this comment down on the record. I'm at a 7.1 second 0-60 time. It actually got worse after the fluid flush - it almost feels like the...
Forum: Transmissions 10-20-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
That's more or less what I was expecting. I'm...

That's more or less what I was expecting. I'm expecting final cost of $1,000-1,600 and I expect to pay $1-300 for tax and fluids.
Forum: Transmissions 10-20-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
I just saw this comment in another thread quoting...

I just saw this comment in another thread quoting Al Oppenheiser



Based off of this comment shouldn't I be needing a TQ replacement anyways since I've driven multiple months on a badly...
Forum: Transmissions 10-20-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
You do have a point. If there's a benefit to...

You do have a point.

If there's a benefit to simply getting an OEM replacement torque converter instead of an aftermarket one I'm all for it. I just don't understand the difference and would like...
Forum: Transmissions 10-20-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
I called two dealers in addition to the one I...

I called two dealers in addition to the one I bought the car from and had all of its service done at. All of the dealerships say they'll apply for the "GM Cost Assistance Program" and GM will come...
Forum: Transmissions 10-20-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
I had the first flush done around 55k (mid 2018)...

I had the first flush done around 55k (mid 2018) if I remember correctly. The shudder went away for a few months and then came back.

It’s back worse than before and I’ve probably driven a full...
Forum: Transmissions 10-20-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
I have over 75,000

I have over 75,000
Forum: Transmissions 10-19-2019, 09:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
Is there any potential risk or problems with a...

Is there any potential risk or problems with a new (stronger) torque converter?

I’d like to have this car running in a decade I’m trying to make the best long-term decision.

I don’t want to...
Forum: Transmissions 10-18-2019, 12:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,413
Posted By Giri
Long Term A8 Shudder Damage

I'm sure many of you are going through the A8 shudder, just like I am.

I've had the shudder pretty bad for the last year and a half on and off. I'd say my shudder was pretty severe - sounded like...
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-07-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 588
Posted By Giri
Not quite. It’s still a little rough and I...

Not quite. It’s still a little rough and I haven’t gotten around to replacing the coils yet.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-28-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By Giri
I have that model. The cigarette lighters are...

I have that model. The cigarette lighters are switched but honestly I just have a wire running to the back fuse box for power.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 07-25-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 453
Posted By Giri
A8 DIY Transmission Flush on 2016 Camaro with LTG 2.0T Engine?

I have the shudder again and the dealer wants me to pay out of pocket since I'm out of warranty.

I can't afford to pay them the $500 they want, so what are my choices for DIYing this?

Assuming...
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-13-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,718
Posted By Giri
Shake is barely noticeable but is annoying if I'm...

Shake is barely noticeable but is annoying if I'm sitting in my car for hours flying my drone with the AC on. Enough to vibrate the water in a bottle in my cupholder.

That being said I'm actually...
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-13-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,718
Posted By Giri
I have a shake on idle and the A8 shudder but I...

I have a shake on idle and the A8 shudder but I can’t imagine either of those affect 0-60
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-12-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,718
Posted By Giri
I have no idea why it's so bad. I've gotten 6.2...

I have no idea why it's so bad. I've gotten 6.2 on a really good day a few years ago, but never have been able to do better or even as good since then.

I do have the Bridgestone Turanza Serenity...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-12-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,981
Posted By Giri
2016 2.0T at 69,000 miles

2016 2.0T at 69,000 miles
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Nav, Radar, Electronics 07-11-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,919
Posted By Giri
I'll buy one too if I don't design my own...

I'll buy one too if I don't design my own replacement by then. I'm planning on replacing the mic completely if I can ever find a compatible replacement unit.
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-11-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,718
Posted By Giri
Wow 5 seconds? I'm at like 6.7

Wow 5 seconds? I'm at like 6.7
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-11-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,893
Posted By Giri
Way too many coins, business cards, a knife,...

Way too many coins, business cards, a knife, pliers, and dollar bills
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-09-2019, 01:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,432
Posted By Giri
So the dealer ended up telling me get f'ed. They...

So the dealer ended up telling me get f'ed. They said it's normal and they wouldn't do anything unless there was an active drip.

To be fair, I wiped off the excess oil and grime and it hasn't come...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-09-2019, 01:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Giri
Are you sure you got this right? Air dams are...

Are you sure you got this right? Air dams are supposed to increase gas milage, not decrease it. Same with wind noise. I've noticed my wind noise decrease since I replaced a ripped air dam.
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-26-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,876
Posted By Giri
I'm VERY happy with my Turanza Serenity Plus...

I'm VERY happy with my Turanza Serenity Plus tires. Very quiet!
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 06-26-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,181
Posted By Giri
Doesn't the value of our cars go up if they stop...

Doesn't the value of our cars go up if they stop making new models for a few years?
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 06-25-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,550
Posted By Giri
I'm more than happy to DIY this repair if I can....

I'm more than happy to DIY this repair if I can. I changed my own diff fluid.

Is this something I could do at home? I have no interest in trading in this car and want to keep it running for...
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-25-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,781
Posted By Giri
Am I reading this right? Only 219 HP Stock?

Am I reading this right? Only 219 HP Stock?
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-24-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By Giri
I got a set of the OEM plugs which I think are...

I got a set of the OEM plugs which I think are pre-gapped to 0.035 - Interestingly my gas mileage went up significantly with the new plugs.
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-24-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By Giri
I notice it mostly when I'm parked flying my...

I notice it mostly when I'm parked flying my drone, with the engine on and the car is in Park.
Forum: I4 Turbo LTG Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-23-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By Giri
2016 Camaro LTG Rough Idle - New Plugs Didn't Help - Coils Next?

As I mentioned in the title my car has a pretty rough idle. If I have bottle of water in my cup holder i can see a visible shake. Anything in the passenger seat would also vibrate enough to make a...
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