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Old 11-22-2012, 06:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have wanted a Z06 since they came out in 01. I waited until they would be obtainable for a family man in my income bracket. I bought a red 01 with 78000 miles. It has an aftermarket cam, long tube headers,off road x pipe and stock mufflers. It is a pretty good running combo. I hope to get it on the dyno and get it tuned soon. It seams to run a bit rich. I am very happy with the car over all.
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Old 11-23-2012, 07:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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:1_welcome: to the Dave! Congrats on your 01 and make sure you do the driver mod first!
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Old 11-23-2012, 07:40 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Welcome to the site Dave, and congrats on the new ride :D
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Old 11-23-2012, 08:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Congrats!! And welcome! Headers and an X pipe are an upgrade that the c5Z is in need of so good buy!~ I think that w/ stock mufflers is one of the best sounding exhausts w/ no drawbacks! best of luck!
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Old 11-30-2012, 02:58 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Congrats dave. I know how excited you are and its very satisfying. I joined the party in july myself, after a decade of dreaming and depreciation. and after almost 6 months with the car I am still thrilled every time I drive it.
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Old 11-30-2012, 03:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Welcome and enjoy the ride.
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Old 12-01-2012, 03:19 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Yesss Dave theres just something really special about being a vette owner. I tell a lot of my
friends that before their day comes that they should get a vette. a young latino man who
just did detailing on my 04 ZO6 has bought the same color (millenium yellow) ZO6 as mine.
I am now on my 8th corvette and if the good Lord allows I hopefully will get number 9.
Congrats!!!!!! and Merry Christmas to everyone!!!!!! porchrd

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Old 12-01-2012, 04:50 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Congrats on the new wheels. I am new to the site as well but I know the feeling of starting up a Z. It was below freezing in NY today but I had to take it for a ride anyway. It puts a smile on my face every time. Good luck
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Old 12-11-2012, 10:38 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Congratulations, I've wanted a ZO6 since their inception, and now that I have one....I grin every time I open the garage door. Enjoy!
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Old 12-12-2012, 07:03 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Welcome aboard!
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Old 12-12-2012, 09:32 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Welcome to and congrats on the Z.

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Old 12-13-2012, 07:02 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Congrats! I wanted one when the Z06 came out in 1963, but I was not old enough to drive yet.
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