This page describes the replacement of the passenger side “breadbox” on a 1987 Corvette Coupe. The breadbox is being replaced with a kit from Mid-America Designs. There are several other kits that I have seen. One has a map pocket in the front. Another has what looks like the breadbox but has a small glovebox […]

Going over a \’92 in some detail, I have noticed while changing the air cleaner that the black plastic housing had become mis-shapened over time, that is; the bottom portion of the lid lip on both sides (not top or bottom) had sunken and would not allow for a tight seal with the air filter. […]

Many Corvette owners on CorvetteForum.com have complained about “windshield wiper collisions” and offered various solutions for curing the problem ranging from replacing the 20″ wiper blades with 18″ units to re-adjusting the wiper drivetrain. None of the recommended solutions seem to work in every case. Replacing the wiper blades proved difficult because even if you […]

This method worked for me on my PKE-equipped \’93 Corvette. Another guy and I shook the car so much the keys slid off the dash and onto the passenger floor! Anyway, here\’s how to save a call to the locksmith… What you\’ll need: 10-ga. wire, about 3\’ long (a coathanger might work, but generally the […]

How to Replace Your Front Brakes by Lars Grimsrud SVE Automotive Restoration Musclecar, Collector & Exotic Auto Repair & Restoration Broomfield, CO This tech paper will discuss the replacement of the front brake pads and rotors on the C-4 Corvettes. This paper deals specifically with the ’84 – ’87 model years, and applies generally to […]