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Forum: C7 General Discussion 08-11-2017, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By Patches
I have been running the Vitesse for more than a...

I have been running the Vitesse for more than a year in my dd '14 Z51. I run it at 9 100% of the time.
Forum: C7 General Discussion 08-11-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 912
Posted By Patches
I dd as my commute the Ortega every day, so, no...

I dd as my commute the Ortega every day, so, no thanks. :rofl:

But enjoy!
Forum: C7 General Discussion 08-09-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 907
Posted By Patches
Awesome pics! Thanks for sharing this...

Awesome pics! Thanks for sharing this experience. :thumbs:
Forum: C7 Parts for Sale/Wanted 08-05-2017, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Patches
Forum: C7 General Discussion 08-04-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 815
Posted By Patches
Pretty easy. You need a small hook pick tool to...

Pretty easy. You need a small hook pick tool to grab inside the lower, outer corner of the bezel and pull on it until it pops out. Then grab it and slowly tug on the perimeter as you go around...
Forum: C5 General 08-03-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 19,673
Posted By Patches
God Lord, Pete! That looks like crap! :D ...

God Lord, Pete! That looks like crap! :D

J/K. That looks even more aggressive than the 1.25" L5's I have. :thumbs:
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Forum: C5 General 08-01-2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 527
Posted By Patches
As far as custom double-din with one gauge pod,...

As far as custom double-din with one gauge pod, I'd say Dennis is your best and only choice. I've seen several guys here make their own but that is a fairly major undertaking and you do need to know...
Forum: C5 General 08-01-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 527
Posted By Patches
I have this one that I need to install. This was...

I have this one that I need to install. This was done by DD and is a piano black paint / black leather combo with stock 1.5 DIN. I didn't want to upgrade the head unit this time so asked Dennis to...
Forum: C5 General 07-29-2017, 06:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By Patches
Heat gently back and forth near tape with a blow...

Heat gently back and forth near tape with a blow dryer or heat gun on moderate heat setting to soften the adhesive. Use fishing line to "saw" between the tape and panel to separate the tape from the...
Forum: C5 Parts for Sale/Wanted 07-23-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 697
Posted By Patches
I also have a set of Corvette Creationz CF...

I also have a set of Corvette Creationz CF quarters as well as a set of L5 quarters. I bought all three to see which set I would like best.

Corvette Creationz
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Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-22-2017, 02:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,292
Posted By Patches
Maybe and maybe not - I have gotten tagged by the...

Maybe and maybe not - I have gotten tagged by the Irvine gendarmes for tint and no front tag on my Mini Cooper S dd. That happened shortly after I bought the car so I went ahead and removed the tint...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-22-2017, 12:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,292
Posted By Patches
Badazz :rock:

Badazz :rock:
Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-09-2017, 09:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,534
Posted By Patches
I just installed an APR with the wicker bill. No...

I just installed an APR with the wicker bill. No change in handling of the car and I doubt my mileage has been affected to the level that I will be able to detect. I looks better than the stock...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-08-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 525
Posted By Patches
For my C5 project, I disassembled mine and had it...

For my C5 project, I disassembled mine and had it powder coated along with some other components. Much tougher finish.

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Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-07-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 425
Posted By Patches
I used them twice to move each of my C5's from...

I used them twice to move each of my C5's from Indiana to California.

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c5-general/2687198-transported-one-of-our-c5-coupes-cross-country.html
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Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-05-2017, 02:39 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,806
Posted By Patches
So common that there's a vendor here that started...

So common that there's a vendor here that started a business based on this phenomenon.

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Forum: C5 General 07-05-2017, 11:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 986
Posted By Patches
Nice job on the install. I bolted my BP HD9 as...

Nice job on the install. I bolted my BP HD9 as well in both garages I've erected it in. Bolting it down makes it that much more stable. :thumbs:
Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-05-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,277
Posted By Patches
I have the exposed carbon fiber roof and the...

I have the exposed carbon fiber roof and the transparent top as my two roofs since they came with the car when I bought it used. I use the exposed cf top exclusively. It gives me the dark roof look...
Forum: C7 Parts for Sale/Wanted 07-05-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By Patches
Leatherette Chevrolet Corvette Seat Covers ...

Leatherette Chevrolet Corvette Seat Covers
Price includes shipping in USA only. Brand new, never installed, no problems. From smoke-free home. $160.00
Made from the highest grade vinyl available...
Forum: C5 General 07-05-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,194
Posted By Patches
Holy resurrected thread, Batman! FYI, a LOT...

Holy resurrected thread, Batman!

FYI, a LOT of design and prototyping went into these assemblies to ensure they fit and work properly. This was done by Michael (forum member mtndv8) back when no...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 07-04-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,327
Posted By Patches
This same thing happened to the rear window on my...

This same thing happened to the rear window on my 86 Trans Am many years ago. I was living in Ft. Lauderdale at the time. I had just driven the car for about 2-3 minutes from my apartment to a local...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 06-30-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,401
Posted By Patches
I live/work in SoCal so my little 2-door Chevy is...

I live/work in SoCal so my little 2-door Chevy is no where near the top of the automotive food chain that fills the streets here. Six-figure cars are everywhere so not many even give my dd C7 a...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 06-25-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,583
Posted By Patches
Funny :thumbs:

Funny :thumbs:
Forum: C7 General Discussion 06-25-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 942
Posted By Patches
APR Spoiler fixed

I got a smokin' deal here in the 4-sale section on a used APR CF spoiler for my '14 Z51. Main reason it was so cheap is the two inner rivnuts had been over-tightened causing them to spin freely with...
Forum: Southern California 06-24-2017, 01:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By Patches
Kohle and AHP rock! Best around in SoCal! :rock:...

Kohle and AHP rock! Best around in SoCal! :rock: :cheers:
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