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03-10-2017, 06:23 PM
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Posted By TimAT

:iagree:with your wife--:D j/k A TH400 uses...

:iagree:with your wife--:D

j/k A TH400 uses an electric solenoid for a forced downshift. TH350 is in fact a cable..
:hide:sorry, couldn't pass
Forum: C3 General
03-03-2017, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 799
Posted By mortgageguy

The problem with forgetting it is, you never will.

The problem with forgetting it is, you never will.
01-17-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,248
Posted By 7T1vette

When spending top-dollar prices on such parts, it...

When spending top-dollar prices on such parts, it doesn't make any sense to be forced into making 'band-aid' repairs... :toetap:
11-06-2016, 11:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,794
Posted By Willcox Corvette

On the 75 a/c car above we charge 4.0 hours do to...

On the 75 a/c car above we charge 4.0 hours do to the job. You must remove the right dash pad, the center dash bezel and then the inner and outer boxes. On a non ac car you can do this job from the...
Forum: C3 General
10-12-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,016
Posted By revitup

Sorry, Super Lube is what it actually goes by. ...

Sorry, Super Lube is what it actually goes by.

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Forum: C3 General
10-10-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,893
Posted By ChattanoogaJSB

Boogie nights!

Boogie nights!
10-08-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 666
Posted By jb78L-82

Cardo0 is right about the driver's side dipstick...

Cardo0 is right about the driver's side dipstick and rockauto offering the best price...no idea of quality....No, though, on the baffling from any of the vendors..base L-48's did not come with oil...
10-08-2016, 02:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 666
Posted By cardo0

For a '75 you want a driver's side dip stick. Be...

For a '75 you want a driver's side dip stick. Be careful of cheap oil pans w/o any baffling.

For stock replacement w/baffling try RockAuto - <$50.
10-08-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 666
Posted By cardo0

You have to be careful with the early sbc oil...

You have to be careful with the early sbc oil pans as the front gasket clearance changed at least once and many of the passenger car pan are shaped differently along with the dip stick location...
09-28-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 824
Posted By DUB

:thumbs: If you get into tweaking on the...

:thumbs:

If you get into tweaking on the seat back frame...and look at it...you will see there are a lot of ways this frame can move when it has been 'loved on'.

Take a close look on where the...
Forum: Paint/Body
09-27-2016, 02:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,554
Posted By Dt86

Bonus, lol that's funny. You're half on track...

Bonus, lol that's funny. You're half on track though. More like offer him the bonus and then when the cars done don't pay it. Then you can ask him how he likes being lied to.
09-26-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 824
Posted By Peterbuilt

Since you already have the bottom reinforcement...

Since you already have the bottom reinforcement that's good. Is the seat back solid?
Is there any slack if you try to move the top adjuster?

I tried to get a photo to see how my adjusters come...
09-22-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,735
Posted By 7T1vette

The engine has a four-stroke cycle [intake charge...

The engine has a four-stroke cycle [intake charge stroke down, compression stroke up, firing/power stroke down, exhaust stroke up]. That means that it rotates TWICE for each complete firing cycle....
Forum: C3 General
07-02-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 946
Posted By carriljc

I have stock starter with ceramic coated headers

Have had for years. I had ordered a generic chevy starter shield ages ago and put off installing it for years. Still no problems, but one day I was under there so I installed it. I had to tweak it...
Forum: C3 General
07-02-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 946
Posted By fishslayer143

The solenoid is what needs shielding from...

The solenoid is what needs shielding from excessive heat
Forum: C3 General
07-02-2016, 06:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 946
Posted By billcarson

no not lined with any insulation.seems to help...

no not lined with any insulation.seems to help though as air is a great insulator and it does not touch the starter at any point.
Forum: C3 General
07-01-2016, 04:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 946
Posted By billcarson

doing well with a stock style ac delco...

doing well with a stock style ac delco replacement starter and home made heat shield.no issues at all. http://i1133.photobucket.com/albums/m585/billcarson12345/SDC10814_zpsnboe6lai.jpg...
06-24-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,793
Posted By FJC

All done!! I did it by myself, and it took about...

All done!! I did it by myself, and it took about 3 hours to get everything fitted and squared away. Learned something new about how to get hoses attached rather easily. All in all, if I could not get...
Forum: C3 General
06-22-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,984
Posted By tpfarm

Fyi '68 corvette on wheeler dealers -THREADS MERGED

June 29th Wheeler Dealers will air a show on a '68 Corvette. Just thought I would let everyone know.
06-13-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,793
Posted By FJC

Bit the bullet and ordered it today. I'll post...

Bit the bullet and ordered it today. I'll post pics and issues as things move along.
06-12-2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By Ike27

I used the old trick of a shop vac in the exhaust...

I used the old trick of a shop vac in the exhaust to look for leaks.. and it all looks good. Would a fuel pump be a constant tap regardless of RPM?
Forum: C3 General
06-09-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,422
Posted By The13Bats

I have to doubt that gm cares any about selling...

I have to doubt that gm cares any about selling parts that are many decades old ( design ) is there even a new car that the covers would fit?
GM is concerned with selling a new car that in very few...
Forum: C3 General
06-09-2016, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,023
Posted By 20mercury

Followup and info on seat tracks

Followup and info on seat tracks.

Finally got around to replacing the front feet on my 68 seat tracks the other day. The track was ok, a little rusted but the front and rear feet were rusted...
Forum: C3 General
06-06-2016, 03:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,104
Posted By Cooter Tech

That sounds like a skit for bugs bunny and Wiley...

That sounds like a skit for bugs bunny and Wiley coyote! Don't rev it too much with rear end off the ground. Make sure your brakes are working and possibly a change of underwear might be in order! ...
06-05-2016, 09:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 961
Posted By GUSTO14

Apparently someone does... ...

Apparently someone does...
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