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Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 04-23-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By Babaron
Need thoughts on brake fluid

So, here's my situation: I am an occasional tracker, nothing radical, maybe a 7/10 driver that just goes for fun and to give the Z a little workout once in a while in a safe environment.

I have...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 04-21-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,004
Posted By AVETTE
I am slow lol....

Thanks. The car performed flawlessly, my driving leaves a lot to be desired, LOL. The track at the NCM is technically challenging, my best lap of the day was only 2 minutes 24 seconds, after...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 12-30-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,220
Posted By AVETTE
Thank you thank you

Jim, and all my other track brothers,

Thank you for such an amazing amount of invaluable information. Despite all the negativity in the news every single day about the state of the world, and...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 12-12-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,749
--SNEAK PEEK-- LG Motorsports Carbon Fiber C7 Hood

LG Motorsports C7 Carbon hood is getting closer to release now.

If you don't remember, this was the prototype using during this summers tests.
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Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-28-2016, 04:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,301
Posted By dar02081961
Could have been due to G forces, that sounds...

Could have been due to G forces, that sounds entirely possible.

AND OR

The fact that so many systems lost communication with (stopped reporting) to the PCM/ECM at the same time. Losing so...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-28-2016, 04:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,301
Posted By truth.b
Thanks Jim, That exactly what I was...

Thanks Jim,

That exactly what I was interested in. I agree with every one else that this sounds like an electrical issue because your temps weren't that bad at all. Also the calling of ONstar is...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-14-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,984
Posted By HighBeta
Actually, this is totally and outrageously...

Actually, this is totally and outrageously misleading!

The website is delayed in order to incorporate the new hood and fascia pics, the power bump to 715 HP, the addition of the $8900 track...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-14-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,788
Posted By LG Motorsports
I am acting as the GC on the job. Much...

I am acting as the GC on the job.

Much simpler and much harder at the same time as building a Race Car!

Simpler in that there are less items to consider.

Harder because of the sheer...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 08-28-2016, 02:21 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 30,141
Posted By Shane Guthrie
This type of focus on the customer and the...

This type of focus on the customer and the interaction with the owner community is why I have bought 2 C7 Vettes back to back. I was so impressed by Tadge's previous 'Ask Tadge' responses I figured...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-22-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 32,058
Posted By BOBSZ06
http://www.autoblog.com/2016/07/21/2017-chevrolet-...

http://www.autoblog.com/2016/07/21/2017-chevrolet-corvette-z06-overheating-fix-official/


While Chevy will apply the changes to all 2017 Z06s when production resumes this fall, we're still...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-21-2016, 11:15 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 32,058
Posted By jagamajajaran
I referred specifically to the A8 transmission of...

I referred specifically to the A8 transmission of the Z51 packaged cars, including the new Grand Sports, then I followed that with...



While I still am not at liberty to share the specific...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-21-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 32,058
Posted By Katech_Jason
From what I have heard, no on the higher hood. ...

From what I have heard, no on the higher hood. There is enough space between the 2016 supercharger lid and the hood to accept the 2017 lid and bricks. The only reason that space is there is for EU...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-20-2016, 04:03 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 32,058
Posted By TheVettePirate
Glad my 2016 has never overheated !! :D

Glad my 2016 has never overheated !! :D
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 06-23-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,514
Posted By Higgs Boson
It's just a picture, the value is in orange above...

It's just a picture, the value is in orange above it. Seems like common sense to me.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 06-03-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 13,923
Posted By LG Motorsports
Hi Guys, as you all pointed out, the...

Hi Guys,
as you all pointed out, the problem is that GM rushed to get the Z06 out and it was they who built the car with improper cooling for track use.

Yes, I am sure that later, after...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 04-06-2016, 10:47 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,409
Posted By Poor-sha
Same here Jim. What can I say, I've had good...

Same here Jim. What can I say, I've had good instructors!
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 04-06-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 17,409
Posted By Poor-sha
I realize there are some folks that don't believe...

I realize there are some folks that don't believe a shock and controller change can make a huge difference but let me add another data point. My previous best in this car with stock suspension on...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 03-22-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 15,961
Posted By Tom DeWitt
We are going to send all three but ask that they...

We are going to send all three but ask that they hold up on the H.E.until the heat test is complete.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 03-11-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 15,961
Posted By Tom DeWitt
I feel you are being a little hard on us here....

I feel you are being a little hard on us here. The Gen1 radiator was actually a success and we had mostly good reviews. The only two reviews posted on the website were both five stars. We do not...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 03-10-2016, 09:00 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 15,961
Posted By Tom DeWitt
You are correct. An adapter replaces the big...

You are correct. An adapter replaces the big water/oil block and ss hoses run to the EOC. The oil flows constantly, no thermostat. This is the same concept used on C6 ZO6 and Z51's from GM.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 03-10-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 15,961
Posted By Tom DeWitt
As soon as we test the car. We should wrap up the...

As soon as we test the car. We should wrap up the install by Monday. Then we are going to release the car back to the owner to push it. I will have the the parts and pricing loaded on the website by...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 03-03-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,205
Posted By Poor-sha
I just had my car aligned by TPC (same folks...

I just had my car aligned by TPC (same folks making the DSC suspension bits). I had the dealer do a track alignment just before hand so the camber was pretty close but the front caster was at 6.8...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 02-10-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,326
Posted By Poor-sha
Thanks for the call Jim - great talking to you! ...

Thanks for the call Jim - great talking to you! I think you've talking me in to staying with the 18's and trying the 295/18 fronts next go around.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 02-06-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 28,525
Posted By Katech_Jason
I'll wait for the complete product release to...

I'll wait for the complete product release to announce the price.

It takes time to make new products. This will be out at the start of the 2016 season, according to TIKT at this time.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 02-06-2016, 11:19 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 28,525
Posted By Katech_Jason
Yes, we will be installing. We have to install...

Yes, we will be installing. We have to install the first system on my car to determine the labor hours.
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