What did you do to your C7 today? - Page 10 - CorvetteForum - Chevrolet Corvette Forum Discussion



C7 General Discussion
General C7 Corvette Discussion not covered in Tech
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

What did you do to your C7 today?

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-15-2017, 07:57 AM   #181
B177YB0B
CF Member
 
Member Since: Oct 2016
Posts: 67
Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DogTag-C7R View Post
auto dynamics west.....their carbon fiber matches identically which was most important to me....just so happens pricing is very nice also
can you post a link-can get all kinds o' stuff to come up under 'auto dynamics west' but no vette parts.thx
B177YB0B is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2017, 08:02 AM   #182
B177YB0B
CF Member
 
Member Since: Oct 2016
Posts: 67
Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by snow View Post
Had some spare time this weekend and I put some work in with illustrator and the vinyl cutter. Made the Jake hood stringer and some matching heritage racing stripes. Did them all up in flat black wrap quality vinyl, was going to do it in Carbon Fiber but I figured I would test it out with the cheaper material LOL... She also got washed and detailed, long weekend. I may make some hash stripes for the fender next...
looks good
B177YB0B is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2017, 11:44 AM   #183
SharkGrayStingray
CF Senior Member
 
Member Since: Aug 2014
Posts: 1,291
Thanked 111 Times in 88 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by B177YB0B View Post
can you post a link-can get all kinds o' stuff to come up under 'auto dynamics west' but no vette parts.thx
just type it how its spelled (no spaces) and add .com. Have some of their stuff already and calling to buy the center shifter console today.
SharkGrayStingray is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2017, 11:52 AM   #184
Snowwolfe
CF Senior Member
 
Snowwolfe's Avatar
 
Member Since: Oct 2001
Location: Monterey Tennessee
Posts: 2,478
Thanked 237 Times in 141 Posts
Default

Installed a set of jacking pucks. I use RTV sealant around the edges so they stay in place.
Snowwolfe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2017, 12:01 PM   #185
Steven Bell
Moderator
Support Corvetteforum!
St. Jude Donor'15
 
Steven Bell's Avatar
 
Member Since: Oct 2013
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Posts: 11,146
Thanked 1,576 Times in 946 Posts
Default

This......




Steven Bell is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Steven Bell For This Useful Post:
george vee (03-02-2017), illmac77 (02-16-2017), snow (02-17-2017)
Old 02-16-2017, 01:53 PM   #186
Navyproud
CF Senior Member
 
Member Since: Jul 2015
Posts: 373
Thanked 32 Times in 23 Posts
Default

Hello Sir

Can you send me directions on how to remove that dash part. I tried changing mine to another color, but was unable to remove it. Yours Looks really good.



Quote:
Originally Posted by Steven Bell View Post
This......





Last edited by Steven Bell; 02-16-2017 at 05:42 PM. Reason: Fixed Quote Box
Navyproud is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2017, 05:46 PM   #187
Steven Bell
Moderator
Support Corvetteforum!
St. Jude Donor'15
 
Steven Bell's Avatar
 
Member Since: Oct 2013
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Posts: 11,146
Thanked 1,576 Times in 946 Posts
Default

^^^ Randy,

I had the dealership do this. I was told that you can remove the lid to the glove box and change it out. I don't think it's that easy though......the dealership said they had to remove part of the dash to get to it.

I also got this piece too from AutoDynamicsWest, which is an extension of this dashboard "yoke"....






Steven Bell is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2017, 06:28 AM   #188
snow
CF Senior Member
St. Jude Donor '10, '17
 
snow's Avatar
 
Member Since: Aug 2009
Location: South Fla
Posts: 766
Thanked 77 Times in 66 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Steven Bell View Post
^^^ Randy,

I had the dealership do this. I was told that you can remove the lid to the glove box and change it out. I don't think it's that easy though......the dealership said they had to remove part of the dash to get to it.

I also got this piece too from AutoDynamicsWest, which is an extension of this dashboard "yoke"....


that looks awesome.

Last edited by snow; 02-17-2017 at 06:28 AM.
snow is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to snow For This Useful Post:
Steven Bell (02-17-2017)
Old 02-17-2017, 07:48 AM   #189
patentcad
CF Senior Member
 
patentcad's Avatar
 
Member Since: May 2015
Posts: 793
Thanked 265 Times in 130 Posts
Default

The C7 goes into my trusty local bodyshop next Wednesday to have the dental retainer grill replaced with a Z06 grill (with cameras) and the stock C7, Stingray and Corvette badges replaced with the GM Black Flash badges. Oh yes. Which will make the car look even more superfly, if that's even possible. Maybe it is.


patentcad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2017, 12:44 PM   #190
Mythird1
CF Senior Member
 
Mythird1's Avatar
 
Member Since: Feb 2014
Location: Gilbert Arizona
Posts: 1,475
Thanked 153 Times in 112 Posts
Default I sold it....

I sold it....to buy a 2017 GS..... :-)

Mythird1 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Mythird1 For This Useful Post:
patentcad (02-17-2017)
Old 02-17-2017, 07:12 PM   #191
ExRedRacer
CF Senior Member
St. Jude Donor '05-'06-'07-'08-'09, '14-'15-'16-'17
 
ExRedRacer's Avatar
 
Member Since: Aug 2004
Location: The Beautiful Pacific Northwest
Posts: 22,692
Thanked 369 Times in 207 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by patentcad View Post
.... Which will make the car look even more superfly, if that's even possible. Maybe it is...
Shudda gone chrome if you wanted superfly...



Back to the question....

Gorgeous day in the PNW so I took a little drive and ended up here...


Last edited by ExRedRacer; 02-17-2017 at 07:16 PM.
ExRedRacer is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to ExRedRacer For This Useful Post:
patentcad (02-17-2017)
Old 02-17-2017, 07:48 PM   #192
Joy c7
CF Senior Member
 
Joy c7's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jan 2015
Location: Fort Wayne Indiana
Posts: 1,087
Thanked 206 Times in 164 Posts
Default

Drove it for the first time since Nov 10, 65 & sunny today had a blast!!
Joy c7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2017, 10:37 PM   #193
SteveHo
Junior Member
 
Member Since: Dec 2016
Posts: 28
Thanks: 0
Thanked 7 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by aj98 View Post
I gave the C7 a day of R & R - I drove the C5 today
I too have a C5 and C7 they really would not give me anything in trade for the C5 so I did not want to give them the satisfaction, so I kept it. But I can't stop daily driving the C7 . Everyday regardless of the weather I'm driving it .
SteveHo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2017, 05:09 PM   #194
ls3zob
CF Senior Member
 
ls3zob's Avatar
 
Member Since: Mar 2016
Location: C7 Z51 M7
Posts: 441
Thanked 123 Times in 88 Posts
Default

Took the "braces" off its teeth. Went all carbon flash on badges and chrome strip.
Attached Images
  
ls3zob is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to ls3zob For This Useful Post:
B177YB0B (02-21-2017), KGS365 (02-18-2017)
Old 02-18-2017, 05:14 PM   #195
08pacecar
CF Member
 
08pacecar's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jan 2016
Location: Morgantown PA
Posts: 88
Thanked 18 Times in 16 Posts
Default

Put the side skirts on an finally took it for a drive. It been two months. Now got to get used to stepping out of the car now.
08pacecar is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to 08pacecar For This Useful Post:
B177YB0B (02-21-2017)
Old 02-18-2017, 05:15 PM   #196
GM'er
CF Senior Member
 
GM'er's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jul 2012
Location: Canton MI
Posts: 1,637
Thanked 44 Times in 35 Posts
Default

Took the cover off for the first time in a couple months.

Installed my Smarttop I got in the mail last week

Installed my LED cargo & licence plate lamps.

65 here in Michigan today. Would have liked to have driven it, but the roads are in horrible shape, and the insurance is still off.
GM'er is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2017, 05:36 PM   #197
thirtythird
CF Senior Member
 
thirtythird's Avatar
 
Member Since: Mar 2010
Location: South Lyon Mi
Posts: 714
Thanks: 0
Thanked 17 Times in 15 Posts
Default

Did the gm mudflaps on all 4 corners. And povertysplitter!!
thirtythird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2017, 12:09 AM   #198
ls3zob
CF Senior Member
 
ls3zob's Avatar
 
Member Since: Mar 2016
Location: C7 Z51 M7
Posts: 441
Thanked 123 Times in 88 Posts
Default

Well, you can tell it felt like spring today. 3 MI, 1 PA member, all did something to their C7s today. Agree with you on road conditions GM'er. I will wait for some good rains to wash the salt off, then the patching crews to accompish nothing, then we'll take the cars out and plan our routes based on condition of our wonderful MI roads. Sickening
ls3zob is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2017, 10:11 AM   #199
Playboy2
CF Senior Member
 
Playboy2's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jan 2015
Location: Lockport Illinois
Posts: 532
Thanked 126 Times in 108 Posts
Default

Installed stage 2 Z06 winglets and tinted out all of the side markers. I also drove it for the first time since December, 65 and sunny in Chicago







Last edited by Playboy2; 02-19-2017 at 10:14 AM.
Playboy2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2017, 10:30 AM   #200
Thunder22
CF Senior Member
 
Thunder22's Avatar
 
Member Since: May 2004
Location: NY/NJ/LI
Posts: 19,229
Thanked 275 Times in 196 Posts
Default

I drove it. Which wouldn't normally be anything to post about, but it is February 19th and I live in the NE
Thunder22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Go Back   CorvetteForum - Chevrolet Corvette Forum Discussion >
Reload this Page
  • What did you do to your C7 today?
  •  
     
    Reply

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Official Laguna Blue C7 Thread bamaray C7 General Discussion 831 05-16-2017 09:12 PM
    2017 owners with Mild to Wild mountainears C7 General Discussion 16 05-14-2017 05:09 PM
    C7 in front of an old building pics--again.. I like these threads Jeffthunbird C7 General Discussion 28 06-27-2016 10:26 AM
    DIY Header install C7 x 2 C7 Z06 Discussion 3 05-14-2016 08:01 AM
    DIY Header install C7 x 2 C7 General Discussion 0 05-14-2016 12:01 AM


    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Click for Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is On
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off

    Forum Jump


    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:53 AM.


     
    • Ask a Question
      Get answers from community experts
    What's your question?
    Send