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Forum: C5 General
Yesterday, 03:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 545
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Very nice. You have a great looking and a unique...

Very nice. You have a great looking and a unique looking C5:thumbs:
Forum: C5 General
06-20-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,758
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Someone may buy it buy I think it's $10K too high.

Someone may buy it buy I think it's $10K too high.
06-19-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 523
Posted By Mr. Peabody

I agree with DGXR your LT1 sounds like it is...

I agree with DGXR your LT1 sounds like it is performing as it should:thumbs:
Forum: C5 General
06-15-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,183
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Now that, THAT is a nice looking LS...

Now that, THAT is a nice looking LS engine.:thumbs:
06-15-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,601
Posted By Mr. Peabody

I own and drive both. You will most likely get a...

I own and drive both. You will most likely get a better maintained late model C4 for that money than a late model C5. However you will need to budget some $$ for routine and long term maintenance...
05-31-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,406
Posted By Mr. Peabody

You're not worried about selling the car for a...

You're not worried about selling the car for a profit as much as you found a good one and want to drive it for years.

If you can't talk them out of totaling it buy it back and put the remainder...
05-31-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,619
Posted By Mr. Peabody

I own an 04 automatic as my daily driver and its...

I own an 04 automatic as my daily driver and its a great car. $15K is a reasonable ballpark price. How much it's worth is how much it's worth to you to be able to get that particular car because you...
05-25-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,572
Posted By Mr. Peabody

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com-vbulletin/1500x2000/img_5561_461340183ad815b0c8204ca73f275eee48698aa6.jpg
05-23-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,039
Posted By Mr. Peabody

You really did a nice job. Thanks for posting all...

You really did a nice job. Thanks for posting all of the pictures.:thumbs:
05-17-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,153
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Heck I'd really love to see the running gear...

Heck I'd really love to see the running gear without the body.

Question: Were any of the descendants of the Opti-Spark design and development team employed in the development of the C8?
05-15-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 774
Posted By Mr. Peabody

The second thing that you want to do is read the...

The second thing that you want to do is read the fine print on the web sites of the 3rd party aftermarket transmission sellers. Look carefully and you may well find that you have NO warranty unless...
05-09-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 917
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Here is a suggestion for your consideration....

Here is a suggestion for your consideration. Invest $20.00 and buy yourself a copy of Mike Antonick's "Corvette Black Book" There you will find two pages of details on each year of corvette. It...
05-03-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 903
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Don't quite grasp why you can't understand that. ...

Don't quite grasp why you can't understand that.

Many people collect cars as a hobby and don't necessarily drive them. I have several acquaintances who have collections of 20+ cars a number of...
05-03-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 750
Posted By Mr. Peabody

If you are set on a 96 I would just advise to...

If you are set on a 96 I would just advise to avoid the F45 adjustable suspension. It was a 1-year-only option thus making replacement parts $$$.
I've enjoyed my 95 for many years as both a daily...
05-03-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 562
Posted By Mr. Peabody

I would estimate about $2K.

I would estimate about $2K.
04-24-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,204
Posted By Mr. Peabody

My C5 is my daily driver now and the C4 is my...

My C5 is my daily driver now and the C4 is my weekend cruiser. As you have not owned a C5 I would say go ahead and buy the FRC. The C5 is a different driving experience. It's not "better" or worse...
04-24-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,511
Posted By Mr. Peabody

A whole lot is going to depend on how the car was...

A whole lot is going to depend on how the car was maintained and how much routine service and replacement of maintenance parts you are capable of doing yourself.

If by some chance this car was a...
04-23-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,389
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Very nice. White with red interior is a classic...

Very nice. White with red interior is a classic combo!
04-09-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,149
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Welcome to the C4 world. Everything looks to be...

Welcome to the C4 world. Everything looks to be nice and clean. That is a nice color combo! When you go to test the car, take your time and make sure that all the lights work properly and that all...
03-25-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Yes this is normal and in fact is described by...

Yes this is normal and in fact is described by Dave McLellan in Corvette From The Inside. When they were developing ABS for the C4 there was initially a 1-second lag before the abs system would...
03-25-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2,654
Views: 775,282
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Well damn, you certainly got the color right...

Well damn, you certainly got the color right :cheers:

Thank you I enjoy your renderings!
03-25-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 8,620
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Well I'm one of those who think that there will...

Well I'm one of those who think that there will be both a front engine and mid engine versions for some years to come.

I feel that the ME is being done primarily for racing in an attempt to get...
03-24-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 453
Posted By Mr. Peabody

Is this the issue you are referring too? ...

Is this the issue you are referring too?

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c4-general-discussion/4033940-center-console-cleaner.html
03-24-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Mr. Peabody

I believe this to be correct .... but if not...

I believe this to be correct .... but if not someone will be sure to step in and correct me:
1) Upon start up the FX3 system attempts to have the 4 actuators turn the gears at the top of each shock...
03-24-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Mr. Peabody

:iagree: Another great read is Corvette From The...

:iagree: Another great read is Corvette From The Inside by Dave McLellan who was corvette chief engineer from 75 - 92.
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