How to save money on car parts, or just about anything else!

I hope no one minds my tangent on this one. I have been pretty busy with a lot of cool things for the summer in between working hard and trying to have fun and haven’t been able to update the blog about the car in a while. I hope to find the time to write about my 1st place win at Camaro Superfest soon, along with a very cool addition to the photo gallery from that show.

But for now, here’s something I wanted to share with my loyal readers and you will thank me for this one.

Recently, someone posted on CamaroZ28.Com how to save 20% or more on Advance Auto Parts’ web site by using coupon codes. I realized that I know how to save even more from there, or AutoZone or just about any other major online retailer for car parts or nearly anything else. I am talking about cashback programs, and I have been using them for a long time and I have probably saved $3,000 over the past few years.  I mentioned in that thread that I figured out a way to save even more and offered the info to whoever PM’d me.  I got dozens of PMs, so I thought it would be easier to make this entry.

So here’s how to you do it…

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A Few Small 2010 Camaro Appearance Upgrades

People always say, “the devil is in the details”. I truly believe that. I always like to make my car unique, and it doesn’t have to be major changes. Here are a few small appearance upgrades that I made recently to set my car apart from the rest…even more.

Want to see more? Just head over to the Gallery!

Black Bowties
This one became a must.  I cannot tell you how many times people would compliment my car, but then would add “but the gold bowties gotta go”.  One of the first things I did this year was change the gold factory bowties out for a set of DefenderWorx billet bowties.   Here’s the front…
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2010 Camaro SS + Magnacharger + Borla Exhaust + LS9 Camshaft = 508 RWHP

I think that everyone knew that the soon-to-be-installed camshaft that I mentioned in my previous post was going to be an LS9 camshaft from a Corvette ZR1.  After all, it has been mentioned on my Project & Mods page for quite a long time.

508 RWHP

2010 Camaro SS + Magnacharger + Borla Exhaust + LS9 Camshaft = 508 RWHP

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2010 Camaro SS Project – Camshaft Swap!

Remember when I said that my 2010 Camaro SS project is not even close to being done? Here is what is next…

Yes...it is a camshaft, but which one?

Yes...it is a camshaft, but which one?

Anyone care to take a guess as to what camshaft this is? I will give you a little hint…I am very surprised more Magnacharged 2010 Camaros aren’t using it, since it should to be a great camshaft for that particular application and has been proven to be a great performer on the track as well as the street.

Submit your best guess!

How to Install Sequential Turn Signals on a 2010 Camaro

I picked up a 2010 Camaro Sequential Turn Signal Kit from Afterthoughts Auto.  Once I started to read the installation instructions, I thought it would make a cool video.  Check it out!

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