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'84 crossfire to carburator conversion by Art[_3_]
Hello All Again, After doing tremendous research I think the conversion is not very difficult as long as certain things are compromised. Please allow me to run these things by everyone for comment. 1. Emissions - 1984 was a very early stage of emission control and the components can be easily...
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August 9th 17 02:01 AM
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C5 Temp and thermostat question by Blue C5[_2_]
My 2000 C5 has always run at 196. In stop and go in the summer it can hit 225. If you turn on the AC, the fans bring the temp down. Learned that with my C4. My C2 would just boil over.
June 24th 17 11:31 PM
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C5 Temp and thermostat question by [email protected]
At what temp is my C5 (99) starting to overheat, I start panicking at 220 she usually runs at 215? I'm talking coolant temp not oil.I live in Dallas and in stopped traffic a lot! I've almost pulled to the side many time to let her cool but that is not always an option. I turn the heater on to cool...
June 24th 17 01:05 AM
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1992 Corvette warm/hot start problem by [email protected]
My '92 won't start for a few minutes if the engine is hot/warm. Starter, solenoid, battery all good. Replaced distributor, plugs, wires, coil, injectors, fuel pump and fuel filter. Bought a fuel pressure regulator and that will be next. When attempting to start, it sometimes will sort of cough like...
March 21st 17 08:27 PM
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c6 interior question by ralphee
Hello. I went to look at a friends corvette, he is selling.. i have had a 76, 93, 96, 00, 01.. at various times. The one i saw today is a dark red 06 convertible. he is not sure of the package. ie. 1lt, 2lt. my question is about the seat. I had black trim and i think a dark brown kind of...
September 19th 16 12:54 AM
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interior lites return to on position after doors close by jack shone
1981 corvette -- for full context, visit http://www.motorsforum.com/corvette/interior-lites-return-to-on-position-after-doors-close-19506-.htm
August 1st 16 04:18 AM
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Don't buy from Al Knoch until you read this by [email protected]
On Thursday, March 26, 1998 at 1:00:00 AM UTC-7, MCS72 ROTH wrote: > Buyer Beware!!!! > of dealing with Al Knoch Interiors > Attention Corvette Restorers: I cant guarantee you that you will have the same > experiences as I have had unless you own a 53 to 55 Corvette but Ill bet you > that if you...
June 3rd 16 06:27 AM
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PING: DAD! question about c4 ecm problem by unclevito
On 9/16/2015 5:11 AM, wrote: > I have a 1990 C4. base engine, 6 speed. All of a suddent it would > start locking out my ignition as if it where reading my key chip as > invalid. 5 minutes later it would reset and I could get it started > agin. Suspected key switch but it always...
October 14th 15 02:09 PM
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Ford new Voodoo 5.2 by unclevito
180 deg crankshaft. 526 hp at 7500 rpm. 429 lb/ft at 4750. The Corvette continues to get GM's lame 6.2 l. Boring, but the brain deal old folks that buy Corvettes do not know the difference. Small, hi reving, V-8s are the way to go for the Corvette. Need overhead valves with 4 per...
August 26th 15 03:27 PM
by Blue C5[_2_] Go to last post
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31,320 miles long term C7. Car and Driver by unclevito
August 2015, pp 79. 2014 Stingray Z51 New Engine at 6000 mi New starter New rear axle seals New climate control module New seat mounted side airbag New seat after airbag replacement botched
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August 23rd 15 06:55 AM
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Yes a Corvette is a status symbol by Blue C5[_2_]
On Tuesday, October 26, 1999 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-4, Clay Lovett wrote: > You gotta face facts here. No matter what is said, whether you want it to > be or not, a Corvette is a status symbol PERIOD > > Lets examine the facts > > People will look at your car if it's clean with wishful eyes. This...
July 26th 15 10:34 PM
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Yes a Corvette is a status symbol by [email protected]
The Corvette is a status symbol to those with high school diplomas, blue collar and lottery winners, who will park it in front of the bowling they bought with their winnings. On Tuesday, October 26, 1999 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, Clay Lovett wrote: > You gotta face facts here. No matter what is...
July 18th 15 06:39 AM
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Loose rearview mirror on C6 by Ron Stewart
I just had the windshield replaced on my 2005 C6 and now the mirror is loose and and wobbles up and down going over even small bumps. The guy that did the work did a beautiful job on the windshield but I'm not sure about his knowledge on this problem. There is lots of discussion on the Corvette...
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July 11th 15 03:55 AM
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I A C valve nightmare on 89 vette !!! by HANK
my c4 vette idles fine when started cold . as it gets warmer it becomes hard to keep it running , until it just stalls . it has all the symptoms of a faulty iac valve. i must continue to apply more and more throttle to prevent stalling. also there is backfire when i back off throttle . no code is...
July 2nd 15 10:06 PM
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does anyone know what happened to visone corvette? by [email protected]
On Wednesday, February 3, 1999 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-5, wrote: > there is no answer at the MA showroom > thanks I got ripped off there in 1992---and it STILL bothers me today. I was trading in my boat for a vette and the salesman actually called the place where I bought the boat and...
May 25th 15 05:03 AM
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Loose Mirrors by Smarty
I have owned Corvettes for decades, including the C5,C6, and C7, and have not seen this issue before in any car: The outside mirrors on both driver and passenger door will not hold their position when either a door is slammed shut or when a significant pothole or bump in the road is...
May 23rd 15 12:45 AM
by unclevito Go to last post
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Exhausts sounds: Mustang vs Corvette by Dad[_3_]
On Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 3:40:07 PM UTC-4, unclevito wrote: > "Dad" > wrote in message > ... > > Can't agree more, some (meaning very few) of the Mustangs sound mean as > > snakes, most - not so much. > > The C7 NPP can...
May 21st 15 07:00 AM
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reset security diy on a C5 corvette by emilio b
Well hello there. im wondering if anybody could tell me if there is a way to reset security Diy on a C5 corvette. I bought it three years ago. i love it. But i really hate it when i turn it onn and when i put it on drive it turns off is very unknowing when i have to remove the key and start all...
November 4th 14 05:18 AM
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C7 by Blue C5[_2_]
I had the opportunity to get a look at the C7 in town. Our first (small town). It seems as though the roof has been dropped down. My imagination? Bob Drake
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September 3rd 14 06:57 PM
by Rufus Go to last post
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Trickle Charging a C7 battery by Smarty
Having owned C5 and C6 convertibles which have been stored for the winter, I have become accustomed to using a trickle charger directly connected to the battery for many years. The rest of the car has been disconnected and only the trickle charger has been connected to the battery. The new C7...
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July 3rd 14 04:26 AM
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