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06-07-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By UstaB-GS549

10342159 is the P/N for 2002 drivers door. My...

10342159 is the P/N for 2002 drivers door. My door panel is off. $682 list $442 at some GM dealer.

If you really want to be sure, pull the panel. You will have to do it anyway.

You can have...
05-05-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 350
Views: 35,365
Posted By UstaB-GS549

Picture of drivers door mirror?

Picture of drivers door mirror?
07-01-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 169,727
Posted By UstaB-GS549

Just follow-up. I replaced the MC today and did...

Just follow-up. I replaced the MC today and did autopsy on old one. The forward seal/o-ring/cup failed. In hindsight it should not be a surprise given the car's age.
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07-01-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 876
Posted By UstaB-GS549

C5 Brake Master Cylinder Failure !!!!

You might want to consider replacing your C5 brake master cylinder. Mine was OEM original which means that it was 15 years old. During my last HPDE, on the 4th session of the day, I had upshifted...
05-30-2017, 10:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,337
Posted By UstaB-GS549

The first thing that comes to mind is hydrogen...

The first thing that comes to mind is hydrogen embrittlement due to plating. It's usually associated with chrome plated high strength steels but I found this:

Hydrogen embrittlement is also known...
05-01-2017, 05:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,081
Posted By UstaB-GS549

Check your rear toe. Any toe out under braking...

Check your rear toe. Any toe out under braking makes car unstable.
Forum: C5 Tech
04-17-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By UstaB-GS549

I used to run 17x11 Grand Sport wheels on rear...

I used to run 17x11 Grand Sport wheels on rear and they cleared brake calipers. To be sure you really need to know about the distance from the backside of the spokes to the mounting face also.
Forum: C5 Tech
04-17-2017, 05:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,072
Posted By UstaB-GS549

Do a search in the Road Race Autocross section....

Do a search in the Road Race Autocross section. You can find some good info there from people who really know. Search "Aero".
Forum: C5 Tech
04-11-2017, 07:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,972
Posted By UstaB-GS549

The aluminum is the weakest element in this...

The aluminum is the weakest element in this scenario. Think of the Helicoil as the equivalent of re-tapping the hole with M14 threads. The tapped threads in the aluminum will be stronger than the...
03-25-2017, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By UstaB-GS549

Just went down in the basement. 17 1/2" at...

Just went down in the basement.

17 1/2" at inside

16 1/4" at the mounting surface
Forum: C5 Tech
02-17-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,461
Posted By UstaB-GS549

After having to replace his battery, a friend...

After having to replace his battery, a friend with a 98 C5 was concerned about current draw when car was not running.

We used his clamp on ammeter to compare to my 02 Z06 with his car while parked...
Forum: C5 Tech
02-17-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,461
Posted By UstaB-GS549

I'm pretty sure its normal for the system to run...

I'm pretty sure its normal for the system to run the battery down in 2 weeks or so if you don't drive it.

It's unlikely that you damaged the ABS jumping the battery.

These cars are strong, but...
01-17-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 169,727
Posted By UstaB-GS549

I have the AP T1 kit on the front and have not...

I have the AP T1 kit on the front and have not had the terrible squealing you describe with Ferodo DS 1.11 pads. I did have that problem with some other pad. It might have been Raybestos. I ground...
01-11-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,109
Posted By UstaB-GS549

FWIW my C5 Z06 has T1 bars on it without any...

FWIW my C5 Z06 has T1 bars on it without any other suspension mods other than a track alignment. It's my summertime DD and weekend track car. The rear bar is has the end link in the middle hole.
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Forum: C5 Tech
01-07-2017, 09:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,001
Posted By UstaB-GS549

I don't believe equal tire diameters have any...

I don't believe equal tire diameters have any effect on "ice mode". My opinion is that "ice mode" might be triggered by all 4 wheels locking up at exactly the same time. If you ran all season tires...
Forum: C5 Tech
08-12-2016, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By UstaB-GS549

If the hoses are original, they may block fluid...

If the hoses are original, they may block fluid from returning to MC after taking foot off the brake and causing caliper to drag. I saw this once. Can't explain why hose would act like a check valve...
Forum: C5 Tech
08-12-2016, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,283
Posted By UstaB-GS549

P0500 and speedometer problems fixed

About a year ago my speedometer started jumping around after a day of track time at Road America. The next morning it was fine. Checked codes and got nothing. On the way home it dropped dead and I...
07-05-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 169,727
Posted By UstaB-GS549

What I should have said in response to Froggy47's...

What I should have said in response to Froggy47's question is that other than Hawk Blues most race pads will just squeal and put out varying amounts of dust when street driven. Rotor wear may not be...
07-04-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 169,727
Posted By UstaB-GS549

I used to drive my 96 GS to and from track events...

I used to drive my 96 GS to and from track events with Hawk Blues on the car. They were somewhat rotor friendly when up to temperature on track, but when cold, they were like grinding stones. Driving...
06-24-2016, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By UstaB-GS549

I hard wired mine in. It is in the passenger side...

I hard wired mine in. It is in the passenger side footwell and is on anytime the ignition is on. 2002 C5 Z06 was really easy.
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06-08-2016, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By UstaB-GS549

C5 Z06 assuming wheels have a coat of wax: Easy...

C5 Z06 assuming wheels have a coat of wax:
Easy rinse off: XP10, DTC 60 & Ferodo DS1.11

Needs a little scrub with soapy water & probably clean wheels sooner than later : XP12 & DTC70

Don't let...
05-09-2016, 10:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 9,443
Posted By UstaB-GS549

"Nothing you do here today will enhance the value...

"Nothing you do here today will enhance the value of your car."

"Two weeks from now, no one will remember who had fast time of the day, but 5 years from now most people will remember the guy that...
06-06-2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,509
Posted By UstaB-GS549

Here you go: 36.09 lbs - C5 Windshield - Src...

Here you go:

36.09 lbs - C5 Windshield - Src
30.39 lbs - Z06 Windshield - Src, Src

from:

http://forums.corvetteforum.com/c5-general/984927-weights-measurements-ratios-strengths-etc.html
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