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Forum: C7 General Discussion 01-12-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,289
Posted By red62vette
Real HP gains are not easy or cheap. Generally,...

Real HP gains are not easy or cheap. Generally, unless you go with forced induction (which requires a lot of other work to do right), you need head/cam and possibly exhaust work to see any meaningful...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 01-04-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,567
Posted By jcsperson
Commie liberal organization. They did you a favor.

Commie liberal organization. They did you a favor.
Forum: C7 General Discussion 10-30-2017, 01:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 996
Posted By Bill Dearborn
If you Google the subject the one thing you find...

If you Google the subject the one thing you find is GM in general doesn't have an issue with valve coking on any of their direct injection engines. The number of complaints is so far down in the...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 10-07-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,615
Posted By LDB
Thatís not correct. Look on a European Chevy...

Thatís not correct. Look on a European Chevy site like Chevrolet.uk, and youíll find the same recommendations as the US, 5W30 street, 15W50 track. There is no mention of 0W40 by GM or Chevy in...
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 08-11-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 558
Posted By Bill Dearborn
And you can be sure that GM didn't pay to put...

And you can be sure that GM didn't pay to put them on the car if they didn't provide a benefit. Parts not installed on a car lower the cost of the car and don't have warranty problems. If they...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-17-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By Gvnski
Seat Repair

My seat had exactly the same problem, same place, (MY 2015 del. Nov 14) with less than 500 miles, took it to the dealer and they fixed the problem perfectly with no reoccurrence. They simply reseated...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-13-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,904
Posted By Foosh
Given the fact that you have zero experience w/...

Given the fact that you have zero experience w/ MSRC in the C7, you have no basis for comparison.

As Zymurgy also explained, there is no comparison between MSRC in the C6 and the system in the C7....
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 05-27-2017, 08:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,051
Posted By Bill Dearborn
I have an M7 but run in Eco mode a lot with the...

I have an M7 but run in Eco mode a lot with the transmission in 6th gear so engine is in V4 mode for longer periods of time. I don't notice any pinging. I really don't see why it would ping even with...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 05-15-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,752
Posted By Foosh
Looks like Taiwan, 2012 series plates. It...

Looks like Taiwan, 2012 series plates.

It seems pretty clear what happened here. No reason to type preachy, snide remarks about driving ability. I'm sure OP feels bad enough already, and I...
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 05-11-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,589
Posted By DAVE396LT1
And I chose the A8 because I'm under 50. If...

And I chose the A8 because I'm under 50.

If you want the fastest Vette, get the fastest Vette: The LT4-A8. There is no other.

If you feel like the kind of guy who likes to move cockpit levers...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 04-27-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,264
Posted By JoesC5
Granted that the majority of gasoline buyers have...

Granted that the majority of gasoline buyers have newer cars that will run fine on E10, but that doesn't help the guys that have old cars(and there are a lot of us). Most of the people with new cars...
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 04-15-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By 555ctsv
LOL you put it on upside down! Surprising how...

LOL you put it on upside down! Surprising how well it fits upside down, till you lower the car and it hits the frame rail.

(Sorry for the harshness, but since i did the same thing i feel ive...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 04-13-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,415
Posted By glava2876
I just had my last oil change on my 15 Z51...

I just had my last oil change on my 15 Z51 yesterday and it states Mobil 1 and the same PN 12345885 -so it would seem that you received Moibil1
Forum: C7 General Discussion 04-13-2017, 01:18 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,415
Posted By Foosh
I have a dry sump, and asked the dealer to only...

I have a dry sump, and asked the dealer to only fill w/ 9 qts. of Mobil 1 and provide me with the extra qt. to prevent overfilling, which can burp oil into the air intake. My invoice shows the same...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 04-13-2017, 01:14 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,415
Posted By dbdave
Somewhere, in amongst the 47 pages of this thread...

Somewhere, in amongst the 47 pages of this thread is your answer. Try about page 41.

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c7-general-discussion/3590728-mobil-1-use-only.html
Forum: C7 General Discussion 04-02-2017, 01:24 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 6,642
Posted By LDB
As often as this topic comes up on the forum, it...

As often as this topic comes up on the forum, it never ceases to amaze me how tenaciously some hold on to bad information. While true that the minimum required additives in cheapo gas are “decent”,...
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 03-14-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,068
Posted By Bill Dearborn
The net is you will not destroy the engine due to...

The net is you will not destroy the engine due to oil starvation driving the car on the street unless you have too low of an oil level to begin with. On the track follow GM's advice in the OM....
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 03-10-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,068
Posted By rb185afm
I have tracked a Base with no issues. Well, no...

I have tracked a Base with no issues. Well, no issues with oil starvation. Your only going to have a problem on a track with track only tires on long sweepers. Same deal in the Camaro's I came from....
Forum: C7 General Discussion 11-18-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,490
Posted By JK 23112
Some salesmen refer to "doc fees" as...

Some salesmen refer to "doc fees" as ADP.....Additional Dealer Profit. LOL!

I understand the dealerships have costs of doing business -- but some of these things just go way beyond reasonable. ...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 11-18-2016, 02:23 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,969
Posted By Foosh
Every time this subject comes up, a whole bunch...

Every time this subject comes up, a whole bunch of people who haven't read previous discussions pop in and say the same thing. So, here we go again for all the naysayers:

Yes, I'm VERY familiar...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 11-17-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,309
Posted By Woodson
That thing is ridiculous.

That thing is ridiculous.
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 09-23-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,269
Posted By doomi
I picked up a very clean 2008 1LT Z51 in Kansas...

I picked up a very clean 2008 1LT Z51 in Kansas City about two months ago. The only mod was an intake, but I think it's still fair to make a comparison.

40k on the odometer and I paid $27k. I...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 09-23-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,269
Posted By clearwaterms
one thing about car forums (I don't care if it's...

one thing about car forums (I don't care if it's mustangs, corvettes, or german cars)

People think your car is worth less than theirs... People will always tell you it's worth $23k but won't find...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 08-26-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 643
Posted By LT4play
model year end closeout / Bonus Tag / Red Tag.....

model year end closeout / Bonus Tag / Red Tag.. All manufacturers call it something different..
It's an incentive from GM for a limited number of cars, but can lead to a smoking hot deal.. For...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 08-26-2016, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 643
Posted By LT4play
Most Internet prices already include all...

Most Internet prices already include all available rebates (aka, already included loyalty). They are a fair indicator of their bottom line.. It's a price to get you off to the couch and into the...
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