I just copied this into this section of the tech tips so it is not lost in the archives…. it is great info that I think should be placed here… I have dont this without 99HT\’s permission but I hope that will not be a problem…. Now here you go…. C5 Bose CD or cassette […]

Starting in 2001, the C5 dipstick and tube were redesigned. Although the official oil capacity of the engine is still 6.5 qts, most owners report that it takes about 7 qts to get up to the \”Full\” hole on the new dipstick. Personally, mine takes 6.9 qts. Also, the new combination makes it very difficult […]

This document should be used as a General “Guideline” as there are numerous things that can affect these instructions: 1)The type of C5 being tubbed (ie. Coupe, Hardtop, Convertible), 2)The type of fiberglass being used, 3)The type resin being used, 4)The type of tools available WARNING: Anyone attempting to tub their Corvette by following these […]

*** NO GUARANTEE WHATSOEVER TO ANY DAMAGE DERIVED FROM THE USE OF INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS *** Step 0: Inventory Things you will need: Clothes Bar from Advance Auto Part � Stock # PA 6013317 ($5.99 + tax) Flat Punched 1/18� Thick 1-3/8� x 38� Zinc Plated from Home Depot P# 30699-18040 ($2.49) 2 sets of 5/16� […]

I have installed two sets of Melrose LT headers in C5\’s. These go in with minimum hassel and work great. To finish the job you need the following items: One 3\” \’U\’ bend. Four 3\” header flanges Any decent 110 MIG welder w/mixed gas (use nothing larger than .022 MIG wire). Skill saw w/ abrasive […]