Keeping an Eye on This C7 Corvette’s Transmission Woes
We’ve heard mention of the non-Z51 equipped transmission overheating, but we’ve not seen too many reports of the transmission completely leaving you stranded.
If the automatic shift cable breaks, you can’t shift your Corvette from park. However, there is a solution to make your C5 mobile in this time of need.
Someone needs to buy this C5 Transaxle before I turn it into my new living room adornment.
A leaked SAE paper (now offline) has revealed that the C7 Stingray will be fitted with an 8-speed automatic (8L90) for the 2015 MY. According to the post, the transmission will be rated for 738 ft. lbs. of torque meaning that a hi-po (Z06, ZR1) version of the ‘Vette could run the transmission as well. […] More »
Transmission Why Mod? Many C5 owners complain about CAGS (skip-shift) If you’re one of them then click here for the brief. If you’re interested in modifying your stock transmission then keep reading… As you should know, the transmission or gearbox (or more appropriately, transaxle) transfers the engine’s power to the differential (which is sort-of integrated, […] More »