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Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 11-13-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By cagotzmann
What width are you going to use ? if only 8" then...

What width are you going to use ? if only 8" then the wheel will work but will look funny with the additional inward offsite.

if it is a 9" wheel then it will look the same as the factory 15x8"...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 11-13-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 423
Posted By Barry's70LT1
They will bolt on without any problems. I would...

They will bolt on without any problems. I would check steering lock to lock for tire frame touch, mainly depends on the size of your tires. Many have installed these wheels without spacers.

In...
Forum: C3 General 10-10-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 682
Posted By Gordonm
Between the 2 fun cars I own the 72 Vette and the...

Between the 2 fun cars I own the 72 Vette and the 65 Cobra replica I have tens of thousands of dollars in them. If they were to go away tomorrow or be worth nothing I have enjoyed them to the utmost....
Forum: C3 General 10-10-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 682
Posted By Bikespace
I have never bought a car without the intention...

I have never bought a car without the intention of fully using it up and then donating it to charity. I've done that several times, and I've been wrong a few times. Twice I gave nice cars to family...
Forum: C3 General 10-10-2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 682
Posted By cuisinartvette
At least you see the value which is using it ...

At least you see the value which is using it
Unless youre buying and flipping cars are lost money

I dont understand those who stay up all night worrying about spending money vs what will it be...
Forum: C3 General 10-10-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 682
Posted By The13Bats
I relate to your feelings and respect each...

I relate to your feelings and respect each persons idea of value, yield and investment from c3 ownership but what is sad is it seems any thread like this gets someone butt chapped.....
Forum: C3 General 09-26-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 5,544
Posted By TexasTechDad
First lesson about C3 ownership is to have a...

First lesson about C3 ownership is to have a Stash of $$$ nobody knows about. Hide it in your tool chest in the Garage. Anything that might go wrong is covered by "warranty" Example: distributor...
Forum: C3 General 09-16-2017, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 92
Posted By gbvette62
I would suggest talking to Steve or Lyle at C & S...

I would suggest talking to Steve or Lyle at C & S Corvettes in Sarasota. They've been around since the early 70's.

Obviously, I've never used them for service, since I'm in Jersey, but I've known...
Forum: C3 General 08-19-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 147
Posted By '75
That's all I did, they fit fine.

That's all I did, they fit fine.
Forum: C3 General 07-27-2017, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 213
Posted By bazza77
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com-vbulletin/1024x768/80-20150926_135855_zpsgznf1gqx_3ac5abe844be1d670a8b16114535f7f0a062b5d5.jpg

sure can , rocker panels , door handle , mirrors,...
Forum: C3 General 07-27-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 213
Posted By oldgto
When I bought the 71 front clip for my car (from...

When I bought the 71 front clip for my car (from S&S Corvettes in Cocoa, FL)... it came with front grills that were powder coated silver. So I would guess that if they can powder coat the front...
Forum: C3 General 07-27-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 213
Posted By Mr D.
Sure, go for it.

Sure, go for it.
Forum: C3 General 04-14-2017, 01:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By Z06LMB
Yes, the fix is easy. The sprocket with teeth...

Yes, the fix is easy. The sprocket with teeth inside the retractor is likely just loose, broken or worn, in any case it's fixable. There are many places listed on line that you can send it to and...
Forum: C3 General 02-07-2017, 11:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,328
Posted By 79C3tnd
Here are a few pics of my 79 with stock...

Here are a few pics of my 79 with stock suspension and 235/70R/15s on all 4 corners... I am still planning on lowering the car.
...
Forum: C3 General 02-07-2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,328
Posted By doorgunner
The car looks "level" in the pic. Is that the...

The car looks "level" in the pic. Is that the reason you didn't want to "affect the air dam" by lowering the rear?

If so......going with "taller" tires is the only option since you do not want to...
Forum: C3 General 02-07-2017, 11:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,328
Posted By Sunset Orng 05
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com-vbulletin/1600x900/80-20160413_164454_2__686d8af12e9c016fb7300117e0f043d7696691e3.jpg
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Forum: C3 General 12-17-2016, 11:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By Rky Mtn C6
Here is an example of reproduction tops: ...

Here is an example of reproduction tops:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1968-1982-Corvette-C3-Mirrored-Replacement-T-Tops-Pair-/280836882688?fits=Model%3ACorvette

Here is an example of original...
Forum: C3 General 12-16-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By lvmyvt76
they come available on here sometimes, put a WTB...

they come available on here sometimes, put a WTB in the parts section, or do a search for them in that section, usually over $1000 for good ones. sometimes brand new ones show up. the astro tops...
Forum: C3 General 11-29-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By Alan 71
Hi g, The fixed antenna is relatively easy to...

Hi g,
The fixed antenna is relatively easy to install but gaining access to it is somewhat more difficult because of the muffler, gas tank, and spare tire carrier.
If the the antenna cable running...
Forum: C3 General 11-04-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 2,615
Views: 175,166
Posted By jim in oregon
great!may all the small challenges be fixed so...

great!may all the small challenges be fixed so simply..Jim
Forum: C3 General 10-07-2016, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 715
Posted By rgwoehr
Yeah they do

Yeah they do
Forum: C3 General 10-07-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 715
Posted By Easy Mike
Pretty much. The bubble tail light conversion...

Pretty much. The bubble tail light conversion kits do the same thing. My advice would be not to cut your existing back up light pig tails. Tape them to the existing harness out of the way. This...
Forum: C3 General 02-23-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 498
Posted By Easy Mike
Yes. You can swap sides. FWIW: all Pace Cars...

Yes. You can swap sides. FWIW: all Pace Cars came with the split back bucket seats as part of the PC package. Most chose leather, but cloth was also available.
:thumbs:
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 02-05-2016, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,996
Posted By Gordonm
18436572. Firing order. Google any of this and...

18436572. Firing order. Google any of this and multiple images will come up.
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 01-26-2016, 12:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,081
Posted By doorgunner
The above description is exactly what happened to...

The above description is exactly what happened to my '68 project car with 57,000 miles on the odometer/original brake pads on the rear calipers which made me think the odometer was fairly accurate...
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