Tag: seats

Car and Driver Dissects C6 and C7 Corvette Seats… Alien-Probe Style

Since the C4 to C5 transition, I have been obsessed with inter-generational Corvette tech comparisons. You probably have an idea of what it’s like to be afflicted with that obsession. To delight our tech comparison appetites,┬áCar and Driver has posted a video that compares a dissected C6 Corvette seat with the vastly improved C7 Corvette […] More »

  Comments | By - October 2, 2013

What Makes the C7 Corvette Seats So Much Better Than Those in a C6?

One of the reasons why we’re seeing so many positive review of the C7 Corvette’s seats is because the C6 seats are pretty awful. Now, I’m not jumping on the “Dissing the C6 because of Crappy Seats” bandwagon, which I believe already left the station a few years back. No, our opinion of the C7s […]

  Comments | By - September 9, 2013

The Seating Options in the 2014 Corvette Stingray

One of the biggest upgrades to the new 2014 Corvette Stingray is without a doubt the new seats. Finally realizing that there isn’t a one-seat-fits-all option, Chevrolet is now offering two styles of seats in the new Corvette. The GT seat is the standard seat and provides all-around comfort while the Competition Sport seat has

  Comments | By - January 21, 2013

How to Replace Seat Side Bezel

If your Corvette seat shows a gap between the seat leather and the side seat bezel, the bezel might be broken, or start to brake at the front screw, attaching the bezel to the seat. In my case it looked like this: After a while it bothers me, and i ordered a set of new […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

Lumbar Pump Repair (Sport Seats)

This tip provides additional information to the Tech Tip “FIXING YOUR C4 SPORT SEAT LUMBAR SUPPORT” authored by Bob Thibodeau on 6/15/2001. 1. An alternative source for material to replace the ruptured diaphragm is a bicycle inner tube. It is much thicker than the original diaphragm, and should provide longer “life”. To prepare the tube, […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

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