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Offline 1LILNDN

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General Kappa Discussion
« on: September 13, 2021, 09:54:56 PM »
 My friend BILL / is looking for a pair of Solstice Headlights in Black he wants to change the Chrome ones . His are in Perfect Cond . willing to buy or Trade.  Bobby .
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2021, 10:04:20 PM »
Lots of guys Bobby have changed the chrome headlights to black by stripping the chrome off with oven cleaner.

http://www.kappaperformance.com/forum/index.php/topic,9292.msg153302.html#msg153302
« Last Edit: September 13, 2021, 10:11:04 PM by Sly Bob »
Just trying to do my part...

Mods: Lose the chicklets, VentureShield, Dual horns, AfterShock spoiler, Weathershield cover, Lil Chromies, Red calipers with black Solstice stickers, Opel GT antenna and Solo GXP-RCD exhaust with a Solo hi-flow cat!

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2021, 11:00:28 PM »
Lots of guys Bobby have changed the chrome headlights to black by stripping the chrome off with oven cleaner.

http://www.kappaperformance.com/forum/index.php/topic,9292.msg153302.html#msg153302
I don't think he wants to try that ( He is like me .we are both Older Farts ) Mine are a 2009 GXP Coupe set . In 2012 when I hit the Guard Rails in NC couldn't get a chrome left Assembly any where so that's how I got mine 235.00 each . Ins paid for them .
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2021, 11:18:15 PM »
Headlights of any sort for the Solstice are incredibly difficult to find. I don't know that you will find black ones unless you strip the chrome but best of luck in your search!
« Last Edit: September 14, 2021, 09:30:40 AM by Sly Bob »
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Mods: Lose the chicklets, VentureShield, Dual horns, AfterShock spoiler, Weathershield cover, Lil Chromies, Red calipers with black Solstice stickers, Opel GT antenna and Solo GXP-RCD exhaust with a Solo hi-flow cat!

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #4 on: September 14, 2021, 12:00:08 AM »
Bob ; My buddy Bill only has about 26,000 miles on his . His is a 2007 Envious Green W/Black top .                                                                                                                                           

"  Headlights of any sort for the Solstice are incredibly difficult to find " Well in 2012 there was a shortage then on lots of parts not only lights .
« Last Edit: September 14, 2021, 12:08:00 AM by 1LILNDN »
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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2021, 05:08:48 PM »
Bobby if he finds the black headlights, I will buy his chrome ones.
GONE: (but not forgotten) 2006 Cool named BIXABEL (BISH-AH-BEL) Mayan for "Good Roads"

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big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
Backbone, Probeam, Cross Strut Brace
Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
Seat bolster & lumbar support

Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
Solo Performance SQR-2
Norm's Rear facia
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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #6 on: September 14, 2021, 05:49:51 PM »
The Street Edition Headlamps ( blackened,  same as gxp coupe ) appear to be part numbers: Right-25973531 and Left-25973530.

Normal convertible headlamp part numbers:
gm part # 25932032 rh
gm part # 25932031 lh
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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2021, 08:58:22 PM »
Critterman  ; I will let him know you will be 1st on his list .
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #8 on: September 15, 2021, 02:39:59 PM »
Thanks.
GONE: (but not forgotten) 2006 Cool named BIXABEL (BISH-AH-BEL) Mayan for "Good Roads"

DDM
StageIII intercooled Supercharger, Wisco ceramic coated pistons, Carrillo rods, superTech valves and Springs
Ported and polished head
Exedy Stage II Clutch
big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
Backbone, Probeam, Cross Strut Brace
Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
Seat bolster & lumbar support

Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
Solo Performance SQR-2
Norm's Rear facia
Heated Seats
Black Cat inserts

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #9 on: November 25, 2021, 03:23:04 PM »
Please I NEED Critterman or someone to get on facebook AND FRIEND ME . when my computer crashed I lost all contact & only see a few things . Thank You if you can Help me      Bobby
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #10 on: November 26, 2021, 09:48:52 AM »
Bobby, your computer crashing should have no effect on Facebook as it does not reside on your computer, it's just a web page.
Just trying to do my part...

Mods: Lose the chicklets, VentureShield, Dual horns, AfterShock spoiler, Weathershield cover, Lil Chromies, Red calipers with black Solstice stickers, Opel GT antenna and Solo GXP-RCD exhaust with a Solo hi-flow cat!

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #11 on: November 26, 2021, 12:26:40 PM »
Sly  What happened was Hacked , then I had it cleaned it took all the cookies even the kappa site (Joe got me back on the Fourm ) . I was able to start a Facebook page but it is mostly Junk . Only a few Relations but that is all . So I need somebody to Friend me from their Facebook page  like Critterman . I Hope
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #12 on: November 26, 2021, 01:04:37 PM »
Last name bob and I will see what I can do.
GONE: (but not forgotten) 2006 Cool named BIXABEL (BISH-AH-BEL) Mayan for "Good Roads"

DDM
StageIII intercooled Supercharger, Wisco ceramic coated pistons, Carrillo rods, superTech valves and Springs
Ported and polished head
Exedy Stage II Clutch
big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
Backbone, Probeam, Cross Strut Brace
Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
Seat bolster & lumbar support

Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
Solo Performance SQR-2
Norm's Rear facia
Heated Seats
Black Cat inserts

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #13 on: November 26, 2021, 01:09:41 PM »
What is your facebook username?
GONE: (but not forgotten) 2006 Cool named BIXABEL (BISH-AH-BEL) Mayan for "Good Roads"

DDM
StageIII intercooled Supercharger, Wisco ceramic coated pistons, Carrillo rods, superTech valves and Springs
Ported and polished head
Exedy Stage II Clutch
big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
Backbone, Probeam, Cross Strut Brace
Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
Seat bolster & lumbar support

Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
Solo Performance SQR-2
Norm's Rear facia
Heated Seats
Black Cat inserts

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #14 on: November 26, 2021, 04:58:30 PM »
   Robert Preisinger               &      (  I go by  1 LIL NDN  )   should be all you need
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #15 on: November 26, 2021, 07:31:00 PM »
Found your Robert Preisinger account, we only have 5 mutual friends.  Couldn't find anything under 1 lil ndn
GONE: (but not forgotten) 2006 Cool named BIXABEL (BISH-AH-BEL) Mayan for "Good Roads"

DDM
StageIII intercooled Supercharger, Wisco ceramic coated pistons, Carrillo rods, superTech valves and Springs
Ported and polished head
Exedy Stage II Clutch
big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
Backbone, Probeam, Cross Strut Brace
Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
Seat bolster & lumbar support

Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
Solo Performance SQR-2
Norm's Rear facia
Heated Seats
Black Cat inserts

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #16 on: November 26, 2021, 08:19:58 PM »
OK THANK THE BOTH OF YOU 4 YOUR HELP
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #17 on: November 27, 2021, 11:44:25 AM »
I did post in my friends group that you had lost all your contacts and for them to contact you
GONE: (but not forgotten) 2006 Cool named BIXABEL (BISH-AH-BEL) Mayan for "Good Roads"

DDM
StageIII intercooled Supercharger, Wisco ceramic coated pistons, Carrillo rods, superTech valves and Springs
Ported and polished head
Exedy Stage II Clutch
big brake kit, slotted/drilled Rotors w/Porterfield pads & blue juice
Backbone, Probeam, Cross Strut Brace
Underhood, trunk, & door Lights
ZOK suspension

JPM
Center console, door inserts, & dash
Seat bolster & lumbar support

Focuztech Tri-Y Header & hi-flow cat
Solo Performance SQR-2
Norm's Rear facia
Heated Seats
Black Cat inserts

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #18 on: November 27, 2021, 12:43:39 PM »
Thank You John
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GMPPTune, seat belt loops, Magnaflow Exhaust, Turn signal Mod, K/N CAI, Sprint Booster, , Driveshaft tunnel Plate, New Wheels, 3rd lite cover-up, Painted Calibers & Decals, Cooler/Travel bag, ProBeam, Custom FuseBoxCover, Sound Deadening, PeddleCovers, Hidden license bracket, Center Console, DDM Tbolt clamp&IC pipes, WindRestrictor & Lightbar, WestersRaceTune, Hood & Trunk Lighting, "A" pillar & Gauges,HoosierGXP interrior lights,StunnerTag and Directional Mirrors,Hood&Body Graphics(Chief Pontiac) by Jack of Arts,dimming mirror w/temp&compass

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Re: General Kappa Discussion
« Reply #19 on: November 28, 2021, 04:12:53 PM »
Use Firefox as your web browser and install a plugin (add-on) for it called UBlock Origin. That is pretty much the only thing you need to run to keep your PC safe. No firewalls and no virus scanners are necessary unless you are downloading software that can't be trusted or loading data from unknown sources.

UBlock maintains a list of known servers that do malicious things  to peoples computers. So when a webpage is loaded  of there is a link or any other information that is gotten from one of those servers it removed the link or doesn't load  the information gotten from those servers. It's amazing how much it blocks.

Just going to yahoo it block 16% of the content the page.  47 different servers yahoo wants your computer to connect to that are known servers for doing bad things.

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It will help you greatly.

Another tip is when you are going to click on a link take a second to hover the mouse over the link. When you do that the link gets displayed at the bottom of your browser. If the part after the double slashes and before the first slash is a bunch of jumbled letters and numbers don't click on it  as it has a high probability if being a bad place to go.

Most computer crashes are caused by malicious programs.  The second most cause is not cleaning the dust out from inside the computer once a year.

 

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