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post #1 of 13 Old 07-20-2011, 02:20 PM Thread Starter
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------ Weight Reduction List ------

Post weights of individual parts removed from your car or parts cut out.

-Please do not post parts without weights

-Please post the car it came from. (1ss 2ss etc)





Free weight reduction mods:

Long tube headers to high flow cats to custom x-pipe to replace resonator. Mufflers removed and replaced with straight pipes w/ stock tips.

....Replace Brembos with v6 brakes(V8 only) (also allows for fitting smaller wheels)

.....front bumper support

.....rear bumper support

.....extra plastic from inside the front fascia by the radiator

......air dam

.......tire inflator kit

.......spare tire cover and carpet

.......top piece of metal that sits over the battery

.......floor mats

.......center speaker from dash

.......both engine covers

........hood liner

.......washer fluid

......gas



Upgrade weight reduction mods:

.....smaller torque converter(auto only)

~130.....Lightweight wheels (compared to stock 20")(mercuryman)

13lbs......Using head/manifold combo from 2012+ (V6, 2010 & 2011 only) (brandonppr)

Stock car weights:
Front-1980lbs Rear-1700 Total-3680 w 1/2 tank fuel (Rodimus Prime- 2010 L99 A6)


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post #2 of 13 Old 07-20-2011, 02:22 PM
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Rodster had a bunch in his thread.

2005 CTSV BLACK LS7 Clutch/Flywheel/Slave, Tick Speed Bleeder, Tilton Clutch MC, RevShift Bushings, Domestic V8 Solutions (shifter, 8.8 Diff conversion, srut tower braces, sub-frame connectors), SLP cats, no cags, xpipe, bullet mufflers, Volante, iPod dock, G-force tune; 379hp 381tq.

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Rodster had a bunch in his thread.
Do you have a link? I can't find it. Thanks

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Great idea

to a passenger being a weight reduction...I was going to say Lipo suction /



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Wrong Member; right thread:

https://www.moderncamaro.com/forum/ge...n-results.html

2005 CTSV BLACK LS7 Clutch/Flywheel/Slave, Tick Speed Bleeder, Tilton Clutch MC, RevShift Bushings, Domestic V8 Solutions (shifter, 8.8 Diff conversion, srut tower braces, sub-frame connectors), SLP cats, no cags, xpipe, bullet mufflers, Volante, iPod dock, G-force tune; 379hp 381tq.

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If anyone could get me weights on any of these parts or any other parts it would be great

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When I put my Bogarts on for track night it cuts 130 lbs off the weight off, over the stock 20's. Remove the 10" sub and Pumpkin weighs 3975 with me in it. Take off 225 for me and were down to 3750 track weight with a 1/4 tank of high test.


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