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Old 01-02-2017, 08:05 PM   #41
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Wed we drove it to Kerbeck to have the stripes installed and the 500 mile oil change. We got home in the dark and the car was too dirty to cover for the Winter so today we pulled the car out to wash it and within a few minutes it started to snow.



We continued to wash it and the snow stopped long enoough to dry it and pull it back into the garage.I hope to spot clean it tomorrow then put the cover on until Spring.
I like your new stripes
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Old 01-02-2017, 08:06 PM   #42
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Well, I drove 3.5 miles to Ohio from Michigan and bought it! Fun 3.5 hour drive. I only stalled it once leaving the dealership lol.

One mph? Snowing?

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Old 01-02-2017, 08:07 PM   #43
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plan on Roebling Road raceway Jan 27th !
Virginia international raceway feb
National Corvette Museum (race track) soon as well
not to mention Summit point,Dominion raceway !!!


I guess you know nothing about tracking your car?
or driving it to and past its limits in a legal fashion !!!

as an HPDE instructor i did over 58 track dates last year!
I only track other peoples cars.....
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Would love to drive up in watch! Let me dates please
be glad to !
Dominion is on 95 close to you but there dates are not up yet ..
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I drove it. We had a cold front. The high was around 65-70.
Alligator Alley - 50 miles to Snake Rd. No entrances or exits. High of 81 degrees. Slightly above speed limit
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Old 01-02-2017, 08:19 PM   #46
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Here in Dallas Texas it was perfect weather 01/02/17 monday . I washed the C5 and C7 today in shorts and a T shirt . I think it was 75 degrees. You guys living in the cold, if you want to be Corvette owners and drivers just move (Smile) . The stock tires aren't to be even used under 40 degrees! Plus Texas has a great Hwy system if you catch my drift ( smooth speeding)
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Would love to drive up in watch! Let me dates please
there will be a great turn out of vettes at this one ..

National Corvette Museum HPDE at VIR

NCM Motorsports Park

Monday, Jun 26 Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017

Virginia International Raceway, Alton, VA
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Here in Dallas Texas it was perfect weather 01/02/17 monday . I washed the C5 and C7 today in shorts and a T shirt . I think it was 75 degrees. You guys living in the cold, if you want to be Corvette owners and drivers just move (Smile) . The stock tires aren't to be even used under 40 degrees! Plus Texas has a great Hwy system if you catch my drift ( smooth speeding)
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Old 01-02-2017, 10:31 PM   #49
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Today,I just sealed the deal with Mark of MacMulkin Corvette. Mark is the Man! Will be making arrangements for IntercityLines to deliver within the next 2 weeks. Now I hope after arrival I will be talking about what I do everyday !
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Today,I just sealed the deal with Mark of MacMulkin Corvette. Mark is the Man! Will be making arrangements for IntercityLines to deliver within the next 2 weeks. Now I hope after arrival I will be talking about what I do everyday !
Congrats on your purchase. Give us some details on what you're getting

Never mind, just saw your other post. Great color. I was eying their LBR 2LT's but they all have chrome wheels and I want the painted nickel ones, at least the ones with the Kalahar interior which is a must for me.

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I guess you were only driving 1 MPH this is very slow for a Corvette!
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Being it was in the 70's this past weekend I was able to install the ACS Zero1 Side Skirts, very easy install, used rivets to install and they are rock solid. next up GM splash guards, poverty splitters, tinted windows and stinger 2 stripe.


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Subscribed to Alldatadiy.com, for the Factory Service Manual. Examined the wiring diagrams and started the design of a fan controller and an auto-headlight disabler circuit.
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Last Christmas present arrived in the mail from RPI Designs today. Installed!




Then put it back under the cover to resume it's long winter's nap

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Here it sits, 330 miles total. Picked it up Monday from Mike Furman. Made it home to WV before the snow started. Today's big project was plugging in the battery tender. Where is that spring count-down clock?
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Had clear bra installed.
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Northeaster in Connecticut, driving out of the question. Will order a car cover today and count the days until I put the car on the Autotrain in late winter for a vacation in Florida.
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Returned my Blockit sound deading package to Amazon for a full refund. Used it for 500 miles and not worth $230 IMHO.
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Looked at it. Snow coming tomorrow, it's in my garage and there it shall remain until it's a little nicer outside.
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Old 01-10-2017, 09:02 AM   #60
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Looked at it. Snow coming tomorrow, it's in my garage and there it shall remain until it's a little nicer outside.
Same here, stared at it sitting under its cover...
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