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01-08-2019, 07:33 AM
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Posted By C6Z06Silverbullet

Look under the air box by the TB. The one your...

Look under the air box by the TB. The one your looking at is not the correct T
12-25-2018, 03:12 PM
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Posted By Z06Sprinter

Stranded in my Z06 - Coolant Tee

My Z06 left me stranded when the Coolant Tee cracked in the local mall parking lot. I have roughly 50k miles on my 2009. Seems to be a somewhat common issue.
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11-07-2018, 08:55 AM
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Posted By BigVette427

It's hard to tell in the video because the sewing...

It's hard to tell in the video because the sewing machine sound is normal for the LS motors in the Corvette. The only way you may ever know for sure is to pull the heads. At that point, trash the GM...
02-10-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,862
Posted By Fly N Low

Do you think you might still have some air in the...

Do you think you might still have some air in the clutch hydraulic system?
The way GM designed this system you cant get to bleeder however if you ever pull the trans make sure you put Ticks remote...
02-01-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,862
Posted By schpenxel

Clutch isn't disengaging fully. Likely master or...

Clutch isn't disengaging fully. Likely master or slave issue.
02-01-2018, 11:05 AM
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Posted By gliot1

I just did the Ranger method last weekend on...

I just did the Ranger method last weekend on mine.....yes there was quite a bit of sludge and the fluid was brownish cloudy. Now it is clear and light yellow as it should be. I think I will watch...
02-01-2018, 09:47 AM
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Posted By Fly N Low

My guess is you have a clutch issue. There are...

My guess is you have a clutch issue. There are many posts about clutch master and slave cylinder problems. On some years there is a TSB out for these same problems. Also when the clutch fluid gets...
01-21-2018, 12:58 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By tw78911sc

Hot spots can be caused where the pad material...

Hot spots can be caused where the pad material burns into the face of the disc, thus different friction levels and shuddering, be sure when you change pads/rotors to spray everything to get any...
01-16-2018, 03:56 PM
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Posted By Poor-sha

Essex for sure.

Essex for sure.
01-16-2018, 03:32 PM
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Posted By mgarfias

essex?

essex?
01-15-2018, 04:07 PM
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Views: 1,992
Posted By mikeCsix

Thanks for the closure Drew, not many do that on...

Thanks for the closure Drew, not many do that on the forum. Rotors look good, no heat checking even though you improved your lap times. It helps to have faith in your brakes! When it comes time to...
12-19-2017, 09:53 PM
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Views: 1,992
Posted By Nick__S

OP, from the pictures of your rotors I can see...

OP, from the pictures of your rotors I can see what your issue is. Do you see the dark colored circles on the rotor faces? Those are brake pad deposits. This means you likely got the pads hotter than...
12-16-2017, 07:43 PM
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Posted By mikeCsix

Depending on what track you were on (and...

Depending on what track you were on (and direction), typically the passenger front tire is worked hardest (mostly left hand turns) and will generate the most heat.

When you burnished the pads to...
12-15-2017, 10:13 AM
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Posted By downhil

Parking brake.

Parking brake.
12-13-2017, 05:05 PM
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Views: 1,992
Posted By R_W

I'm not sure if you've discovered it yet, but...

I'm not sure if you've discovered it yet, but this sub-forum is full of useful info and people as well:
https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/autocrossing-and-roadracing-23/

This thread would fit...
12-13-2017, 08:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,992
Posted By Dano523

Could have been a little of ABS ( the quick pedal...

Could have been a little of ABS ( the quick pedal pulse when it kicks in), and maybe even a little AH if he was running with it on, but looking at the disc patterns and material on the discs, more of...
12-13-2017, 08:18 AM
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Views: 1,992
Posted By AORoads

^That's a possibility, too, or at least a...

^That's a possibility, too, or at least a contributing factor. I was also wondering: did you clean the rotors and pads thoroughly before burnishing? My thinking is residue left of something on the...
12-13-2017, 07:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,992
Posted By AIR_RAM

Is it possible you where feeling the annoying...

Is it possible you where feeling the annoying effects of the traction control system?

I know when I hit the track for the first time I left the traction control on and it was the most annoying...
12-12-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,992
Posted By fisher auto

:steering: Got to get to another one of these and...

:steering: Got to get to another one of these and get some real seat time, awesome man! Driving it hard like this is what there for...:thumbs:
12-05-2017, 02:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,992
Posted By jaredtxrx

If you got the Hawk HPS pads and tried to track...

If you got the Hawk HPS pads and tried to track them for any length of time my guess is you cooked 'em and they couldn't handle it. Correct answer on the e-brake:thumbs:
The HPS are fine on the...
12-05-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 7,339
Posted By LDB

This is sort of in quibbling range. The biggest...

This is sort of in quibbling range. The biggest single issue is indeed pH, and the pH stabilizers do counteract acid formation, but itís only partially true that once formed, the acids hang around. ...
12-05-2017, 01:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,992
Posted By Dano523

Which pads, since it looks like you were getting...

Which pads, since it looks like you were getting them beyond their intended heat range, and starting to burn them up instead.

Also, on the heat being generated, single piece rotors are not the...
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