It is currently Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:45 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 48 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:12 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
To sell? Or you mean for yours?

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Sat Oct 06, 2018 12:01 am 
Offline
Administrator
Administrator
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 7:01 pm
Posts: 16772
Location: Central Illinois
Year and Trim: 1992 SSE
2009 G8 GT
For mine.

_________________
Image
WHITE WHINE - IT'S INTOXICATING. 1992 SSE Supercharged 236.26 ci (.040 Over)
15.090 at 90.2 MPH on old engine w/ slipping trans & melted O2 sensor - Gen 3 M62 and matching TB, Gen 2 Pully, Zillamotorsports Ported LIM, YT 1.72 Roller Rockers, SII FPR & Injectors, Easy Performance Gen 3 Air/Fuel Calibrator, Hypertech Thermomaster chip w/ 160 Thermo, TransGo Shift Kit, Infinity/Pioneer Speakers and 10" Subs, 1300 watts, 140 amp Alternator, Ricepipe CAI w/ heatshield, Pilot Angel Eye Foglights, Clear Corners, '02 17" Chrome Bent 5's, Magnaflow F-Body Muffler and Hi-flo Cat, McCoy Motorsports Ceramic Coated Ported Exhaust Manifolds, Fan Override, PowerSlot Slotted Rotors.
2009 G8 GT - Sport Red Metallic, loaded, SOLO Axlebacks, Rotofab Intake, Tuned, autodim Trailblazer mirror, removed intake manifold cover, HSV GTS triple gauge pod, two tone red-hot shifter and HSV SuperSport steering wheel, GXP rear sway bar and diffuser


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:03 am 
Offline
Administrator
Administrator
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 19, 2008 7:01 pm
Posts: 16772
Location: Central Illinois
Year and Trim: 1992 SSE
2009 G8 GT
I know phone cams mess with white balance, but here you go.

Almost forgot to mention, I have switchback turnsignals. They match my headlight color very well.

Image

With HDR mode
Image

Without HDR mode
Image

_________________
Image
WHITE WHINE - IT'S INTOXICATING. 1992 SSE Supercharged 236.26 ci (.040 Over)
15.090 at 90.2 MPH on old engine w/ slipping trans & melted O2 sensor - Gen 3 M62 and matching TB, Gen 2 Pully, Zillamotorsports Ported LIM, YT 1.72 Roller Rockers, SII FPR & Injectors, Easy Performance Gen 3 Air/Fuel Calibrator, Hypertech Thermomaster chip w/ 160 Thermo, TransGo Shift Kit, Infinity/Pioneer Speakers and 10" Subs, 1300 watts, 140 amp Alternator, Ricepipe CAI w/ heatshield, Pilot Angel Eye Foglights, Clear Corners, '02 17" Chrome Bent 5's, Magnaflow F-Body Muffler and Hi-flo Cat, McCoy Motorsports Ceramic Coated Ported Exhaust Manifolds, Fan Override, PowerSlot Slotted Rotors.
2009 G8 GT - Sport Red Metallic, loaded, SOLO Axlebacks, Rotofab Intake, Tuned, autodim Trailblazer mirror, removed intake manifold cover, HSV GTS triple gauge pod, two tone red-hot shifter and HSV SuperSport steering wheel, GXP rear sway bar and diffuser


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Sat Oct 06, 2018 11:33 am 
Offline
SLE Member
SLE Member

Joined: Sat Oct 20, 2012 7:06 pm
Posts: 58
Location: Apollo Beach Florida
Year and Trim: 2004 Bonneville GXP
2008 Grand Prix GXP
Hey Congratulations on the G8, you were really considering another Bonneville GXP?? Looks like Black interior on the G8. ?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:14 am 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
Yea, I'm a glutton for punishment.

Yes, the interiors are all black

I just ordered the TYC lights through Rock Auto with the 5% discount code.

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:09 pm 
Offline
Posts like an L67
Posts like an L67

Joined: Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:11 pm
Posts: 1588
Location: Ontario, Canada
Year and Trim: 2000 Bonniville SSEi L67
nice bright red will beckon all cops to stop you......good luck

_________________
poverty forces one to do unorthodox things

2000 SSEi
past rides:
1996 SSEi
1992 GTP
1987 Grand Am


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:37 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
This isn't the bright red. :)

This is the subdued, more mature red. Kinda like a fine wine... The bright red is Liquid Red.

Image

That is a GXP of course.

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:01 pm 
Offline
Posts like an L67
Posts like an L67

Joined: Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:11 pm
Posts: 1588
Location: Ontario, Canada
Year and Trim: 2000 Bonniville SSEi L67
maybe, but cops cant tell the difference

_________________
poverty forces one to do unorthodox things

2000 SSEi
past rides:
1996 SSEi
1992 GTP
1987 Grand Am


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:32 pm 
Offline
Posts like a Northstar
Posts like a Northstar
User avatar

Joined: Thu May 22, 2008 11:38 pm
Posts: 1855
Location: Lincoln Park, Mi
Year and Trim: 2004 GTO
Ironically I’ve owned two red cars and was never pulled over in them. (Well once in a red one because the muffler fell off.) But I have been in the green black white and blue cars. The reason more red cars are pulled over is because it’s the most common color for sports cars which equates to people speeding and other things that will get you pulled over. Not that we have ever done any of those things. :)

_________________
Image
-Ryan
2004 GTO....LS1, 6MT
96 SSEi...September 2010 COTM........GONE
04 GTP comp G.... December 2015 COTM........GONE
2001 Volkswagen Passat, 1.8T 5MT......winter beater

yourgrandma wrote:
Hi.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:33 pm 
Offline
Posts like a Northstar
Posts like a Northstar
User avatar

Joined: Thu May 22, 2008 11:38 pm
Posts: 1855
Location: Lincoln Park, Mi
Year and Trim: 2004 GTO
But sport red is best red.

_________________
Image
-Ryan
2004 GTO....LS1, 6MT
96 SSEi...September 2010 COTM........GONE
04 GTP comp G.... December 2015 COTM........GONE
2001 Volkswagen Passat, 1.8T 5MT......winter beater

yourgrandma wrote:
Hi.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:08 am 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
I second that notion.

Put the WeatherTech liners in tonight. I put all the floormats strategically in the trunk, along with some nice ones I had in my Tahoe years back (the option GM accessory ones with the heavy rubber bottom and the nice cut pile on top). This way when I do the axlebacks, it isn't as obtrusive inside the car. :)

I came home tonight and the dog didn't even hear me (to warn the wife). So I remarked to her that I need louder mufflers... :)

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:28 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
Image

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 2:20 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
These came last night;

Image

Image

Image

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:57 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 10, 2010 6:11 pm
Posts: 8951
Location: Chicago, IL
Year and Trim: 2003 SLE
Congrats! Love the bigger wheels and the color. Beautiful combo.

_________________
-Car Guy Carl
"Penelope" - 2003 SLE - 180k Miles
"Sydney" - 2000 Honda S2000 - 57k miles
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:07 pm 
Offline
GXP Member
GXP Member

Joined: Thu Mar 31, 2011 8:57 pm
Posts: 228
Location: Muskego,Wisconsin
Year and Trim: 2000 SLE 2005 SLE
1975 Monte Carlo
Nice looking car.
Love the color.
Code violation.
Is that a broken light switch cover?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:42 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
Thanks Carl.

Doug, are you directing that to me? There is nothing broken light switch wise.

Image

The buttons above the actual switch are the brightness up/down.

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:39 am 
Offline
GXP Member
GXP Member

Joined: Thu Mar 31, 2011 8:57 pm
Posts: 228
Location: Muskego,Wisconsin
Year and Trim: 2000 SLE 2005 SLE
1975 Monte Carlo
I'm bad.
I thought the light switch cover was cracked and broken.
Looking at it again maybe it is covered by some wallpaper on the right side of it.
Never mind.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:19 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Wed May 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Posts: 5527
Location: CHICAGO
Year and Trim: 2006 STS-V, 2004 GTO, 2009 G8 GT
Oh, you're referring to the wall switch. Yea, previous owners had that. It's some vine like picture. Wife didn't feel the need to replace it when she changed colors.

_________________
Image

Retired Bonneville Owner and former GM Tech:
2004 Pontiac Bonneville GXP: Black/Ebony *SOLD*

Summer Toys: Combined 827 RWHP / 877lb/ft RWTQ
2004 Pontiac GTO: Impulse Blue Metallic/Black/M6: lots 'o mods, 415 RWHP / 405lb/ft RWTQ!
2006 Cadillac STS-V: Light Platinum Metallic/Light Gray/A6 - Spectre CAI, Magnaflow exhaust, Speed Inc. tune, 412 RWHP / 472lb/ft RWTQ

Daily Drivers:
2015 Chrysler Town & Country Limited Platinum: Mommy's NEW RGC
2007 Chrysler Town & Country Limited: Daddy's beater affectionately called the Rolling Garbage Can or "RGC" for short
2009 Pontiac G8 GT: L76, Sport Red Metallic
2009 Chevrolet Impala SS: LS4 V8, Victory Red
1999 Chevrolet Suburban: Sunset Gold Metallic - Daddy's winter beater and plow truck


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:04 am 
Offline
GXP Member
GXP Member

Joined: Thu Mar 31, 2011 8:57 pm
Posts: 228
Location: Muskego,Wisconsin
Year and Trim: 2000 SLE 2005 SLE
1975 Monte Carlo
Ewald in Franklin is 3 miles east of me down the road.
I live in Muskego just west of there.
I guess it is a small world.
I was down in your area (Elgin) last Friday with my nephew picking up a Bonneville from Copart.
That is quite an operation they have.
One last question.
Is Sears going to file chapter 11 this week?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: CMNT does a thing...
PostPosted: Sun Oct 14, 2018 2:49 pm 
Offline
Certified Bonneville Nut
Certified Bonneville Nut
User avatar

Joined: Sun Dec 05, 2010 6:17 pm
Posts: 5738
Location: DeKalb, IL
Year and Trim: .
92 SSE
92 Lumina Z34
99 Tahoe
03 PAU
This makes me miss mine... Lol. Looks like a really nice car though! Congrats Lane!

_________________
Will
92 Bonneville SSE | L67/4T60E | 70K mi | Med Slate Grey w/ Two-Tone Grey Int. | Low Miles Time Capsule
92 Lumina Z34 | LQ1/4T60E | 175k mi | Torch Red w/Grey Int. | Summer Daily Driver and Future Turbo Racekar
03 Park Avenue Ultra | L67/4T65E-HD | 180K | White Diamond Metallic w/Shale & Cashmere Int. | Rust Free Southern Sourced Daily Driver
99 Tahoe LT | L31/4L65E | 234k mi | Spiral Grey Metallic w/Grey Int. | Daily Winter Rig and Portable Concert Hall
James May wrote:
Hello.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 48 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Related topics
 Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. CMNT has a party

CMNTMXR57

4

670

Wed Aug 03, 2011 12:32 pm

CMNTMXR57 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Did the claybar thing this morning

Skippy1827

7

709

Sat May 22, 2010 7:38 pm

Dopey85 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. This thing happened yesterday... yea.

crash93ssei

6

740

Mon Jul 18, 2016 5:32 pm

nos4blood70 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. I did a thing (warning: Holden content)

[ Go to pageGo to page: 1, 2, 3 ]

haro1225

41

2251

Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:24 pm

Ghosthawk View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. 92 euro lumina plastic bubble thing question

laxmangl

3

757

Sun Jan 18, 2009 12:10 pm

Viking87 View the latest post

 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group


phpBB SEO