While waiting for my car to be serviced (oil/filter change), I noticed a Red 99 or 00 C5 (6-Speed )coming in on a flat-bed tow truck. As I suspected it was being transported to the dealership for a Column Lock failure. The tow drive unloaded the locked up car right in front of me and […]

Introduction. I basically followed this post http://www.c5-corvette.com/c5_alarm.htm The only thing I did different was placing the shock sensor against the drive tunnel – still effective but much easier that way. Materials. You�ll need a shock sensor. I�ve used a CodeAlram IR-S shock sensor, which I got from a local CodeAlarm dealer for $30. The sensor […]

Tools required- torx drivers (#15) metric sockets & driver (7, 10 mm) phillips screwdriver 1) remove the center console cover by removing the 4 phillips screws that attach it to its hinge 2) remove the plastic covers at the back of the console area to expose the nuts securing the back part of the console […]

Valentine One Install By Cy Stanton (Dittohead) The following procedure is for �hard wiring� the Valentine One (V1) Radar Detector in the C5 (all models), thus eliminating the ugly cord hanging down from your V1 to the cig lighter. We will start by wiring the �direct wire power adaptor� that came with your V1, to […]