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Old 05-09-2013, 08:04 PM   #1
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Figured I would post and introduction thread. I've had my C6 for about a month now and it's the first Corvette I've ever owned. Needless to say I am extremely pleased with it. It is a 2005 3LZ, arctic white with red and black interior and the A4 trans. Mods so far are an aux input, exhaust turn downs, and a little bit of tinting. I did lower it on the factory bushings also. Big thanks to all the help I keep finding on the forum for things like the aux input and lowering. I've always been a Mustang guy but after having a Corvette I can't imagine going back.
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Welcome to the forum and congratulations on the new Corvette.
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Congrats and welcome.
Oh, and for 05 you probably have the 1SB option pack which is equavalent to 3LT after 05. I have the same. Very nice!
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Nice stang, nicer vette!! Good luck.
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Congrats and welcome.
Oh, and for 05 you probably have the 1SB option pack which is equavalent to 3LT after 05. I have the same. Very nice!
Thanks for the correction. It has heated seat, heads up display, and navigation, with auto dim mirrors. Is that 1SB for my year?

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Thank you sir! The Mustang was fun, but not nearly as quick or agile. Definitely and impressive car.
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Welcome and congrads. on your step up ! Enjoy the ride. Nice artic white you got.
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Looks like you got that from Whitaker. Welcome. I'm in Greer. You may want to check out Rutherford County Corvettes is 1 of the local clubs with many very nice members.
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Looks like you got that from Whitaker. Welcome. I'm in Greer. You may want to check out Rutherford County Corvettes is 1 of the local clubs with many very nice members.
Good call that's where I got it from. I actually joined their facebook group a few days ago. Seems like a great club. I'm looking forward to getting out to a few of the shows.
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[QUOTE=BecauseRacecar;1583859578]Thanks!


Thanks for the correction. It has heated seat, heads up display, and navigation, with auto dim mirrors. Is that 1SB for my year?
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Yep. 1SB. All options. Very good!
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relatively new here too. welcome like the white color
Also have an 05 but a rag-top. (for the sunshine state!) former stang guy myself. On my 3rd vette now. It's habit forming
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welcome to the forum and the 05 club
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haha I like the screen name.

Enjoy the new ride!
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These were the option packages for model year 2005.

Differences in 2005 1SX, 1SA, 1SB

This is a list of the "Standard features:"
• Active handling
• Air bags, dual-stage, frontal
• Air bag shutoff switch, front passenger
• Air conditioning, dual-zone with automatic climate control
• Automatic headlamp control
• Axle, 3.42 ratio, limited slip (6-speed manual)
• Brakes, 4-wheel disc with antilock
• Cabin air filtration
• Cruise control
• Defogger, rear-window
• Driver Information Center with two-line display and trip computer
• Engine, 6.0L LS2 V8 SFI
• Floor mats, carpeted
• Fog lamps, front, integrated in fascia
• Hatch pull down, power
• Headlamps, Xenon high-intensity discharge
• Keyless access with push-button start
• Lockable floor console, including two covered cupholders, ashtray with
cigar lighter, auxiliary power outlet and CD storage
• Lower child seat anchors
• Mirrors, power heated, outside rearview
• Roof panel, body color, removable
• Six-way power driver seat
• Steering column, tilt
• Steering wheel, leather wrapped
• Tire pressure monitor system, displayed on DIC
• Traction Control, all speed
• Transmission, 6-speed manual, short-throw
• Wheels, 5-spoke aluminum
• Windows, power

Coupe, 1SX:
INCLUDES:
• Key Standard Features
PLUS:
• Bucket seats with leather seating surfaces
• RDS AM/FM stereo with CD player and MP3 playback and 7 speakers

Coupe, 1SA:
INCLUDES:
• Key Standard Features
• 1SX features
PLUS:
• Luggage shade and cargo convenience net
• Side-impact air bags for driver and passenger
• 6-way power passenger seat
• Sport bucket seats with perforated leather seating surfaces and power
lumbar and wing adjustment

Coupe, 1SB:
INCLUDES:
• Key Standard Features
• 1SA features
PLUS:
• Auto-dimming inside and driverside outside rearview mirrors
• Head-Up Display (HUD)
• Heated driver and passenger seats
• HomeLinkฎ transmitter
• Inside rearview mirror with compass
• Memory package with two driver settings
• Power telescopic steering column with manual tilt
• RDS AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD changer, MP3
playback and Boseฎ premium 7-speaker system

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Welcome to the club, great pix enjoy the drive.
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Oh, and for 05 you probably have the 1SB option pack which is equavalent to 3LT after 05. I have the same. Very nice!
1SB package. Welcome to the family
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