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Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Yesterday, 09:01 PM
Replies: 875
Views: 111,711
Posted By Xyebo
What are the current order constraints?

What are the current order constraints?
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers 11-29-2022, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4,011
Sticky: Order status
Views: 248,120
Posted By Xyebo
Order status for CCMR6Z, please. Thank you!

Order status for CCMR6Z, please.
Thank you!
Forum: V6 LGX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-18-2022, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By Xyebo
I'm at 65,000 miles with my manual V6. I've done...

I'm at 65,000 miles with my manual V6. I've done 12 track days and 9 autocrosses, I drive canyons every week at high RPMs, and I also get to enjoy a lot of stop-and-go traffic of Southern California....
Forum: USA - California 11-15-2022, 09:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By Xyebo
I'm going on Sunday, December 4. Perhaps the last...

I'm going on Sunday, December 4. Perhaps the last chance to drive on Roval before it's gone.
Forum: V6 LGX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-13-2022, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By Xyebo
UPDATE: I got my car up the ramps and had...

UPDATE:


I got my car up the ramps and had my friend rev it up in many different ways. The noise was coming from within the resonator.


The fasteners, the heat shields, and the hooks at seem...
Forum: V6 LGX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-10-2022, 12:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By Xyebo
Thanks for the tip about the title. The shield...

Thanks for the tip about the title.
The shield is the first suspect, so I will look at that. Also, I don't think the manual V6 has Active Fuel Management. Am I wrong?
Forum: V6 LGX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-10-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By Xyebo
Question Help diagnose the rattle coming from my V6 exhaust (non-NPP)

Hey, all


I have a 2018 V6 with a non-NPP exhaust system.


I started noticing a weird rattle coming from my exhaust area under certain conditions.


When I cold start, I hear the rattle...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-23-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Track (which config if applicable) = Buttonwillow...

Track (which config if applicable) = Buttonwillow Raceway Park - CW13 - Buttonwillow, CA
Elapsed Time (please include times to the hundredth if possible) = 2:06.9
Year / Model / Trim = 2018...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 10-17-2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By Xyebo
I stand corrected, thank you. However, my...

I stand corrected, thank you. However, my "incorrect" way did not fail me a single time on track or street, but it's always better to be safe than sorry.
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 10-16-2022, 08:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By Xyebo
It's rear right -> rear left -> front right ->...

It's rear right -> rear left -> front right -> front left. The idea is to start bleeding with a caliper that is furthest from the brake reservoir


I stand corrected. After a few posters commented...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 10-16-2022, 08:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 15,814
Posted By Xyebo
Update V: The third set of these DFC 1000...

Update V:


The third set of these DFC 1000 "Street/Track" has been the last time I buy these brakes. As my track skill has improved, my breaking demands had gone up, and this pad is simply NOT up...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 09-10-2022, 10:46 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Also, for Streets of Willow circuit, I suggest...

Also, for Streets of Willow circuit, I suggest separating it into 2 sections: one for Clockwise (CW) and one for Counter-Clockwise (CCW). Both directions are just about evenly popular on this track....
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 09-10-2022, 10:37 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Track (which config if applicable) = Streets of...

Track (which config if applicable) = Streets of Willow (Counter-Clockwise), Rosamond, CA
Elapsed Time (please include times to the hundredth if possible) = 1:29.6
Year / Model / Trim = 2018...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance - Wash, Wax, Detailing, Exterior Repairs 05-25-2022, 05:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 942
Posted By Xyebo
Alternatives to Mothers R3 Racing Rubber Remover?

Hey, folks


After beating the hell out of my V6 at Laguna Seca the other day, I need to remove a bunch of rubber marks from the car's body.
My usual product of choice, Mothers R3 Racing Rubber...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 05-25-2022, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Track (which config if applicable) = Laguna Seca...

Track (which config if applicable) = Laguna Seca - Salinas, CA
Elapsed Time (please include times to the hundredth if possible) = 1:49.15
Year / Model / Trim = 2018 Chevrolet Camaro 1LS w/ V6, 6MT...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 04-11-2022, 10:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,527
Posted By Xyebo
I drive a 1LS V6 base trim with 6-speed manual....

I drive a 1LS V6 base trim with 6-speed manual. To this day, I have done 9 track days and 4 autocrosses.


Key points of the V6 base chassis:



If you have 18 inch wheels, the 245/50R18...
Forum: V6 LGX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-04-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,168
Posted By Xyebo
Safe to keep engine cover off?

Fellow V6ers,


I was changing my spark plugs recently. Apart from snapping an intake manifold bolt (part number 11547493, for anybody wondering), I am keeping the engine cover and cloth padding...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 03-16-2022, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Track (which config if applicable) = Auto Club...

Track (which config if applicable) = Auto Club Speedway - Rosamond, CA
Elapsed Time (please include times to the hundredth if possible) = 2:00.6
Year / Model / Trim = 2018 Chevrolet Camaro 1LS w/...
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-12-2022, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 904
Posted By Xyebo
Yokohama ADVAN Apex V601 tires

Fellow Camarois,


Have any of you tried Yokohama ADVAN Apex V601 tires?
Just wanted to hear your opinions and feedback on running them.


I have been running them on my 1LS V6 since August,...
Forum: V6 LGX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-12-2022, 08:54 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 14,783
Posted By Xyebo
By brakes wearing out fast I meant the pads...

By brakes wearing out fast I meant the pads wearing down fast due to a smaller caliper size. With the proper pads (DFC 1000 Street/Track) and a good fluid (Motul RBF 600), they're not a concern. I...
Forum: V6 LGX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-07-2022, 09:58 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 14,783
Posted By Xyebo
You can even be a track day junkie with a V6, you...

You can even be a track day junkie with a V6, you just got to know the limitations.


I drive a 2018 1LS with MT and a V6. As far as I know, this is the last year GM sold this trim with a V6...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 01-30-2022, 02:47 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Track (which config if applicable) = Willow...

Track (which config if applicable) = Willow Springs International - Big Willow - Rosamond, CA
Elapsed Time (please include times to the hundredth if possible) = 1:37.2
Year / Model / Trim = 2018...
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 01-10-2022, 10:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,709
Posted By Xyebo
UPDATE II: I had the troubled tired replaced...

UPDATE II:

I had the troubled tired replaced but asked the tech to show me what's inside the old tire. See image below. Looks like the plug the other shop used wasn't as flush with the tire due to...
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-30-2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,709
Posted By Xyebo
UPDATE: While the the patch in this...

UPDATE:


While the the patch in this location (1/2" from rib of sidewall) held the air very well initially, after 4 sort-of-quick canyon runs I noticed that I am losing about 1.5 PSI in that...
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-15-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,709
Posted By Xyebo
Thanks for the advice. Seems like tracking is off...

Thanks for the advice. Seems like tracking is off the table until I get some new rubber.


The puncture is 1/2 inch from the shoulder, so I further wonder if canyon carving is off the table too?
Forum: Wheels | Tires -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-14-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,709
Posted By Xyebo
Unhappy How hard can I drive with tire repair/plug close to sidewall?

Hey, all.


Happened to pick up a nail with my 275-wide Yokohama V601. It is pretty close to the inner sidewall, but the tire shop was able to repair it.

It holds air well during my daily...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 11-27-2021, 12:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,136
Posted By Xyebo
I autocross my non-1LE V6 M6 in a completely...

I autocross my non-1LE V6 M6 in a completely stock form with take-off SS wheels I got for cheap and the aggressive pads for stock calipers, albeit I don't do SCCA-sanctioned events yet.

Not too...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-29-2021, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Track (which config if applicable) = Willow...

Track (which config if applicable) = Willow Springs International - Big Willow - Rosamond, CA
Elapsed Time (please include times to the hundredth if possible) = 1:39.8
Year / Model / Trim = 2018...
Forum: Suspension | Brakes | Chassis 10-09-2021, 08:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 15,814
Posted By Xyebo
Update IV: I killed the pads 8500 miles later....

Update IV: I killed the pads 8500 miles later. Within this period, I have done 3 full track days (20mins x 4 sessions each), 50 autocross runs, a lot of very spirited mountain pass drives in tight...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 10-07-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 252,894
Posted By Xyebo
Track (which config if applicable) = Auto Club...

Track (which config if applicable) = Auto Club Speedway (Infield configuration without oval)
Elapsed Time (please include times to the hundredth if possible) = 1:25.4
Year / Model / Trim = 2018...
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