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by philofab
Fri Sep 01, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: V8 engine tech (L77)
Topic: Motor mounts
Replies: 2
Views: 3038

Motor mounts

Just snapped the drivers site motor mount after playing with the engine tune for a bit. Any aftermarket poly units availible or do I have to make my own?
by philofab
Tue Aug 29, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: Wheels / Tires
Topic: Camaro Wheel Confirmation!
Replies: 6
Views: 8269

Re: Camaro Wheel Confirmation!

CrashTestDummy wrote:'g-out'?
It's the bottom of a dip when gravity compresses the suspension or any other situation that does the same thing.

A high banked oval will do the same with enough speed.
by philofab
Mon Aug 28, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Wheels / Tires
Topic: Camaro Wheel Confirmation!
Replies: 6
Views: 8269

Re: Camaro Wheel Confirmation!

I get a little bit of rubbing in the rear when I'm towing and have the car loaded down and hit a g-out. My fenders are not rolled.
by philofab
Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:05 am
Forum: Tech Lounge
Topic: Trailer hitch
Replies: 90
Views: 71561

Re: Trailer hitch

I whipped this up in about an hour.
by philofab
Mon Aug 21, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Tech Lounge
Topic: Trailer hitch
Replies: 90
Views: 71561

Re: Trailer hitch

So, I didn't feel like spending $1000 on a hitch and I didn't want the lame capacity of the Curt hitch, so I made my own. Here is a little info for anyone else that decides to do it. The bolts for the bumper brackets are 10MMx1.50x100MM for the long ones. You want grade 10.9 (eq to Grade 8 standard)...
by philofab
Sat Aug 19, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
Topic: Trailer wiring
Replies: 6
Views: 7126

Re: Trailer wiring

Since you have added trailer wiring, I assume you have a trailer hitch. Do you have any pictures that were taken during the hitch installation, if my assumption is correct? I don't tow with a car much since I have an old 3/4" Ford for towing duty, but it is nice to have the ability to tow a light t...
by philofab
Sat Aug 19, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
Topic: How To - Build your own USB cable for 2011- 2013 PPV's
Replies: 36
Views: 38463

Re: How To - Build your own USB cable for 2011- 2013 PPV's

Just a heads up. If you are like me and could not find the connector (or want to pay $130 for it from GM) for the back of the phono plug on the GM USB/Aux in receptical a USB motherboard connector like this works perfectly. https://ww2-secure.justanswer.com/uploads/NewITZone/2012-03-25_212645_psutes...
by philofab
Fri Aug 18, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Caprice PPV Parts for sale
Topic: 2012 part out (V8) not wrecked
Replies: 74
Views: 32288

Re: 2012 part out (V8) not wrecked

I'm looking for the following: Passenger (right) taillight assemble if it has no scratches / damage. Passenger (right) door lock / window switch and pigtail. B pillar inside trim both sides (if it doesn't have holes from cage) Spare radio silverbox to send Chris White Where are you located? I'd be i...
by philofab
Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
Topic: Trailer wiring
Replies: 6
Views: 7126

Re: Trailer wiring

Seperated wires are the light signals.
by philofab
Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
Topic: Trailer wiring
Replies: 6
Views: 7126

Re: Trailer wiring

Power wiring