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06-14-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 17
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Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Here is a link to the detailed - pic heavy -...

Here is a link to the detailed - pic heavy - thread I posted on the DRM cooler install. Hope that this helps....
05-27-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

2008 Factory Chrome Speedline Wheels and Centercaps

SOLD TO C5 BLOWN$400 or best offer -- For sale is a set of factory light weight Speedline chrome wheels. (2) 18 X 8.5" and (2) 19 X 10" including center caps. These will fit the coupe but not the...
03-21-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,738
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

That power plant will truly bring the Corvette...

That power plant will truly bring the Corvette into "World Class" status. The Corvette will compete with the other supercars at a substantially lower price point, and kick their ass on track !!
11-27-2017, 08:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

That is a great, tough to find set of wheels. I...

That is a great, tough to find set of wheels. I used the same set on my 03 car. Very light compared to most aftermarket units. Good price - they should go fast.
05-06-2017, 08:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,845
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Do the job once - do it right. Turn One pump and...

Do the job once - do it right. Turn One pump and their billet pulley. Their pulley has slots so you can tighten the mounting bolts easily. Their pulley will save lots of time on the reinstall.
03-26-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,916
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

I personally used the DRM cooler kit with a MOCAL...

I personally used the DRM cooler kit with a MOCAL 150 degree thermostat. Randy fixed me up with the entire setup. I was reaching near 300 deg oil temps in the summer at VIR during a 30 minute...
02-15-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,370
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Two years ago I bought a 2008 with only 3420...

Two years ago I bought a 2008 with only 3420 miles on the car. A true never been driven in the rain garage queen. Absolutely no problems with seals or anything else after 20K additional miles. Low...
01-19-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,059
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Take the Vette and enjoy the drive. It's going...

Take the Vette and enjoy the drive. It's going to depreciate if you drive or or not. The financial difference in eventual selling price between a low mile car and one that has been enjoyed is not...
10-02-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,355
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Years ago we used to have multiple threads every...

Years ago we used to have multiple threads every week on local and national road races. Many folks participating in NASA, SCCA and other HPDE events posted video and comments. It has slowly died -...
09-04-2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,241
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

NASA Mid Atlantic just ran an event there. Most...

NASA Mid Atlantic just ran an event there. Most folks found the track fun and challenging. The facility is probably 90 % functional. The track is finished as are the club house, restaurant, ...
04-26-2016, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

18 months ago, I purchased an 08 with 3400 miles...

18 months ago, I purchased an 08 with 3400 miles on it. Here is what I changed.
1) coolant - Dexcool is supposed to be changed every 5 years regardless of mileage.
2) Battery - mine was dated...
04-14-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 15,920
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

After trying just about every rotor out there, I...

After trying just about every rotor out there, I settled on the DBA series rotors for my track car. They gave me better life by a factor of about 2X. I was using the Wilwood H pads which are very...
03-23-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 706
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Phoenix Performance in Pa and East Coast...

Phoenix Performance in Pa and East Coast Supercharging in NJ and The Vette Doctors are competent shops with good reputations. Prices are highly variable depending on what type of equipment you want...
02-07-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,000
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

That is a lot of car for the asking price ! Wish...

That is a lot of car for the asking price ! Wish I was in a position to purchase it.
12-19-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,175
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Great job on the clean up - those rims look...

Great job on the clean up - those rims look fabulous !
12-06-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Over the years there have been numerous threads...

Over the years there have been numerous threads about both types of the LG headers. Use the search function ( top right hand of the page ). Also search in the Autocross / Road racing section. They...
10-03-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,500
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

IMHO those tires do not have two more days in...

IMHO those tires do not have two more days in them. You are going to be into the outside cords in short order. Don't screw up your weekend by cording a tire early on - get new rubber !
If you are...
09-24-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,176
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

I used the DBA rotors on my Z06, 5000 series in...

I used the DBA rotors on my Z06, 5000 series in front and 4000 series on the rear. I was very satisfied with their wear and longevity using the Wilwood H race pads. Great product, much better than...
09-13-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,620
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

Mike - GREAT POST ! Any one that can make their...

Mike - GREAT POST ! Any one that can make their avocation their vocation is to be applauded - kudos to you sir !
My Vette addiction started when I was 13 years old and in a tour bus on the...
08-18-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,516
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

DRM Transmission Cooler Install Process - Pictures and Helpful Hints.

I have been getting the dreaded transmission overheat message the last several events. I have tried the band aid fixes of wrapping the exhaust pipes with header wrap and changing the fluid to...
Forum: C5 General
12-20-2011, 11:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,739
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

If you removed the front air dams on the car,...

If you removed the front air dams on the car, that is your problem. The Vettes are bottom breathers. The center air dam scoops up a lot of air and directs it to the radiator. Reinstall the air...
Forum: C5 Tech
08-14-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 43,984
Posted By CHJ In Virginia

It can be done but several changes are required...

It can be done but several changes are required for the swap to function.
1) Correctly sized caliper bracket required to move caliper farther out from hub based on your rotor size selection.
2)...
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