2010 Camaro SS breaking transmissions:

Discussion in 'OT Driven' started by Mercennarius, Jul 14, 2009.

  1. Mercennarius

    Mercennarius Ultra Member OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2009
    Messages:
    1,492
    Likes Received:
    0
    [​IMG]

    -http://www.autoblog.com/2009/07/13/breaking-early-camaro-ss-manual-transmission-failures-reported/
     
  2. Lolly Baggins

    Lolly Baggins New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2008
    Messages:
    21,442
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    LOLLYVILLE
    ibNuclear
     
  3. BLoG

    BLoG Scented Meat

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2001
    Messages:
    294,059
    Likes Received:
    3,042
    Location:
    Austin, Texas
    breaking repost
     
  4. MartyFukstein

    MartyFukstein OT Supporter

    Joined:
    May 10, 2005
    Messages:
    9,686
    Likes Received:
    0
    could I see a video of that?
     
  5. mikeskillz

    mikeskillz New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2006
    Messages:
    5,753
    Likes Received:
    0
    maybe they collaborated with nissan?
     
  6. alovell

    alovell Active Member

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2006
    Messages:
    4,328
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    atlanta
    That's pretty shitty.
     
  7. MAD PUNK inDC

    MAD PUNK inDC Sic Semper Tyrannis

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2000
    Messages:
    86,393
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    the machine
    except unlike Nissan the repair will be covered by warranty, cost 1/10th the price, and GM will actually fix the problem. :mamoru:
     
  8. Dismay

    Dismay Elitist Prick OT Supporter

    Joined:
    May 23, 2000
    Messages:
    48,624
    Likes Received:
    171
    Location:
    SoCalish
    government backed warranty
     
  9. OneTwo

    OneTwo me>you OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2004
    Messages:
    30,113
    Likes Received:
    91
    launch car, void warranty
     
  10. sea bass

    sea bass Guest

    that's GM's game plan. fail and bail
     
  11. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX
  12. victimizati0n

    victimizati0n New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 16, 2005
    Messages:
    47,046
    Likes Received:
    0
    HOLY MOTHERFUCKING REPOST JESUS CHRIST
     
  13. victimizati0n

    victimizati0n New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 16, 2005
    Messages:
    47,046
    Likes Received:
    0
    and the transmissions are failing because of a bad batch of metal tremec got, not because of a weak ass glass transmission
     
  14. Dirk Diggler

    Dirk Diggler arresting you and bangin your girlfriend in the sa

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2007
    Messages:
    10,908
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Carolina
    Meh that's why I'd NEVER buy a first year production car :hsughno:

    Big deal, takes a few years for any automaker to get the kinks worked out of a new car :dunno:
     
  15. TriShield

    TriShield Super Moderator® Super Moderator

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2001
    Messages:
    132,775
    Likes Received:
    1,655
    Location:
    PRESIDENTIAL TOWER, GREAT AGAIN, NY
    Breaking Repost
     
  16. losbastardos

    losbastardos Pass me the ringer, Knave; we’ll hand it down. OT Supporter

    Joined:
    May 24, 2005
    Messages:
    72,590
    Likes Received:
    0
    not likely, said GM is actually addressing the issue.
     
  17. Silenus

    Silenus New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2006
    Messages:
    7,016
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Bay Area, CA
    I was wondering if it had a T56 in it. No way a T56 is breaking at those power levels unless something is up.
     
  18. NavS

    NavS its me!

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2006
    Messages:
    32,117
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    SumwhereKanaduh PSN/XBL: NavS2
    so in the end you still payed for it.
     
  19. Gatsby

    Gatsby New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2005
    Messages:
    18,747
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    nogerO
  20. Dave

    Dave This is no motherfucking game OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2003
    Messages:
    41,558
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    225
    Nissan fixed the problem after BOTH cars suffered broken transmissions :hsugh:
     
  21. losbastardos

    losbastardos Pass me the ringer, Knave; we’ll hand it down. OT Supporter

    Joined:
    May 24, 2005
    Messages:
    72,590
    Likes Received:
    0
    how? by voiding the warranty?
     
  22. ashzero

    ashzero Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2000
    Messages:
    72,442
    Likes Received:
    0
  23. MAD PUNK inDC

    MAD PUNK inDC Sic Semper Tyrannis

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2000
    Messages:
    86,393
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    the machine
    they've done it before. 10 bolts on the 4th gen, 1st gen CTS-V differentials, and the occasional synchro on the Corvette. All covered under warranty for the most part.
     
  24. Nismo3112

    Nismo3112 Godzilla OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2006
    Messages:
    4,847
    Likes Received:
    3
    Quality
     
  25. Dave

    Dave This is no motherfucking game OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2003
    Messages:
    41,558
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    225
    BOTH cars that suffered transmission problems did not have the TRANSMISSION FAILURE covered but they still have the full factory warranty. Launch control never voided the warranty on any GTR. If you would search for the facts instead of join the mayhem, maybe you'd realize this.
     

Share This Page