Tag: motor

C6 Z06 Corvette Engine Fails, Valves Intact; Mystery Ensues

2011 Corvette Z06

Just because you get the heads done and swap to solid valves, it doesn’t stop your C6 Z06 motor from failing in a terrifyingly catastrophic way.

  Comments | By - September 3, 2015

2500 hp? Chevy Performance Has It


Chevrolet has been building crate motors for racers and enthusiasts for over 40 years. But in 2007, they released an engine that truly changed the game: the LSX. What’s so special about it? Well, it can be had with a big-block’s displacement (one of the more popular sizes is the 454) but it only occupies […] More »

  Comments | By - November 12, 2013

C7 Corvette Engine To Be Turbocharged?

Content provided by Corvette Blog In an article today, entitled “Next Corvette to Target Euro-Supercar Fans With Small, High-Revving Turbo V8,” the DetroitBureau.com website states the following: “Anxious to attract the sort of high-performance buyers increasingly drawn to European sports cars from the likes of Porsche, Ferrari and Lamborghini, General Motors is planning some major […] More »

  Comments | By - May 26, 2011

Headlight Motor Repair and Bushing Replacement

Headlight Motor Repair Procedure The following instructions detail the repairing of the headlight motors for the C4, using Tools Needed: 1/4\” drive 10mm socket 1/4\” drive 13mm socket 1/4\” drive Torx #30 Nutdriver with 1/4\” socket Hammer Pliers Small punch Awl or sharp nail Truarc snap ring pliers Materials Needed: WD-40 Hand Cleaner Grease Parts […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010