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Forum: C3 General
06-03-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 927
Posted By 71 Green 454

Same thing happened to me using FF, I tried it...

Same thing happened to me using FF, I tried it with Windows Edge and it works.
Forum: C3 General
05-31-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,114
Posted By yvesvidal

These pages may help you understand a little bit,...

These pages may help you understand a little bit, the superiority of gas/oil shocks versus plain hydraulic shocks:

https://www.bilstein.com/us/en/technology-and-knowledge/basic-know-how/

Yves
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Forum: C3 General
05-20-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,137
Posted By Picasso451

Yeah - we talked on Facebook. I'm thinking yours...

Yeah - we talked on Facebook. I'm thinking yours may have came from something like a 94-97 Olds Cutlass, like these, possibly? I haven't looked up their dimensions yet....
...
Forum: C3 General
04-08-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 737
Posted By BarryB72

You could argue the Rivets are an indication that...

You could argue the Rivets are an indication that it's the original front clip and is proof it's never been hit up front.

If there's actual frogs under your front end that's a whole other issue.
Forum: C3 General
01-27-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,775
Posted By Big2Bird

Camaros probably out sold Vettes 10-1. SO, far...

Camaros probably out sold Vettes 10-1. SO, far more wanted them.

They are all steel, more crash protection, can seat 4, more comfortable on long trips, Easier to enter and exit when old. Not such...
Forum: C3 General
01-06-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By Big2Bird

There is only one cure. Find the GM part numbers...

There is only one cure. Find the GM part numbers and buy NOS at twice the price. Cheaper in the end game.

I gave up on most repop.
Forum: C3 General
12-21-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 15,803
Posted By general ike

Gene (mrvette) the bezels went into the mail...

Gene (mrvette) the bezels went into the mail today. let me know when you get them!!! Thanks Ike
12-20-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By JoeMinnesota

Just be aware - with the powdercoat - it is not...

Just be aware - with the powdercoat - it is not as durable as a chrome finish. The underside (in the case of rear bumpers) will discolor over time from exhaust gases, but it isn't really visible. ...
12-19-2018, 03:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By JoeMinnesota

mrvette... My rear bumpers were badly pitted and,...

mrvette... My rear bumpers were badly pitted and, while I have not cut corners on my car, I just couldn't justify the cost of new parts or the cost to re-chrome. I bought a pair of cores in a bit...
Forum: C3 General
12-14-2018, 02:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,979
Posted By The13Bats

Bats pay it forward

I know there is an "official" pif thread and i am not dissing it but i do have my own idea of the spirit and meaning so here goes mine,

I have no rules about giving to get, and i dont care who you...
Forum: C3 General
11-14-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,585
Posted By AllVettes4Me

Back In The C-3 Family

I thought back on my "wants" since being a teen in Michigan and my first real fun car was purchased and owned by my dad. It was a gorgeous Chevy Chevelle and it was my first driving experience. I...
Forum: C3 General
10-23-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 648
Posted By Tonio

If your budget is $15,000 that puts you in a nice...

If your budget is $15,000 that puts you in a nice place for a very good quality rubber bumper C3. Many very nice '74-'82's are available that will need very little to no work done to them.

That...
10-07-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 518
Posted By '75

The 2004R will require the least modifications. ...

The 2004R will require the least modifications. No driveshaft change, rear mount is the same, same flexplate. Although not ideal, the TV cable will even attach to the quadrajet and function pretty...
09-16-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 764
Posted By forman

I put the support ,,radiator and lower hose on...

I put the support ,,radiator and lower hose on all in one shot ,, hate to say it but it was kinda easy
08-30-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,700
Posted By SteveG75

Retired military, now DoD civilian here. Doesn't...

Retired military, now DoD civilian here. Doesn't change my view or my vote. No worse than O-loser in this regard.

[RANT ON]

Felonia von Pantsuit was never getting my vote due to her disregard...
Forum: C3 General
08-25-2018, 06:30 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,769
Posted By biackbenz

I wanted a corvette since I was 6 years old. My...

I wanted a corvette since I was 6 years old. My neighbor just out of the service bought a brand new 57. Finnaly got a 78 three years ago when I was 64.

years from now some PHD candidate in...
Forum: C3 General
08-22-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,769
Posted By Mcrider

It's not just Corvettes who's owners have aged,...

It's not just Corvettes who's owners have aged, it seems to go along almost all American cars. It seems every car show I attend anymore has very few people 30 or younger either displaying or...
Forum: C3 General
08-22-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,769
Posted By gbvette62

I bought my first Corvette when I was 21, and...

I bought my first Corvette when I was 21, and everyone in my Corvette club and at local shows, were around my age, or not much older. I turned 64 two weeks ago, and everyone I see at shows, or know...
08-11-2018, 05:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By Bob K

Price

You need a price.
07-30-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,275
Posted By iwasmenowhesgone

Good Advice

Yes, I wish I would have thought of it. I just expected more out of them, but turns out once again a so-called expert failed me.
07-30-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,275
Posted By Mooser

I took my spreader bar off when it went for an...

I took my spreader bar off when it went for an alignment last time, even removed the brackets since they require a 12pt socket to loosen off for the shims, the less they have to think about it the...
07-30-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By red topless gator

when I had my 79, had the same problem. I rolled...

when I had my 79, had the same problem. I rolled up a small towel and put it between the seat back and bottom.
Forum: C3 General
07-27-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 8,350
Posted By Faster Rat

Bad-mouthing C3s and expressing your wish to get...

Bad-mouthing C3s and expressing your wish to get rid of yours...coupled with hoping to get "decent" money for it...are incompatible desires. Can we assume you are no longer a Corvette enthusiast...or...
07-11-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,451
Posted By F4Gary

The original tires would be dangerously too old....

The original tires would be dangerously too old. Toss them.
07-10-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,879
Posted By redwingvette

On my 73 I can remove the overflow tank without...

On my 73 I can remove the overflow tank without removing the ac lines. Well that was with the old style compressor as well. I ran a larger ground wire from the C4 blower right to the intake where...
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