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Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-19-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 266
Posted By drcook
I was going to do this myself. When I had the...

I was going to do this myself. When I had the funds, they had disappeared so I contacted them. They ran out of the blocks that were originally sold to them by Ikerds. That is where the original...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-18-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 480
Posted By drcook
that is why I bought the Dell D630 that I put a...

that is why I bought the Dell D630 that I put a link to. $225.00 delivered. 1 year warranty from a seller with 1000's of good reviews with a feedback rating of 100%, a 80 gb SSD drive installed ,...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-18-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 480
Posted By drcook
Most laptops that you will find at a commercial...

Most laptops that you will find at a commercial store are going to ship with Windows 10. You might, I repeat might, find one with Windows 8.

Windows XP is end of life and is no longer supported....
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-17-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 480
Posted By drcook
This is what I just purchased last night after I...

This is what I just purchased last night after I received the refund for the bad Dell D830.

I also have the Jet DST system for working with my '96.

The guy has a high 100% positive feedback...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-17-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 480
Posted By drcook
It all depends on the software and the interface,...

It all depends on the software and the interface, based on what year car you have. I just went through this.

1. when was the tuning software written ? does it work under Windows 10 ? 8 ? 7 ? or...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-17-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By drcook
Look at point/bullet item 6. It says to tighten...

Look at point/bullet item 6. It says to tighten to the recommended values for your year car.
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-17-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By drcook
What year car ? Per the instructions it is per...

What year car ? Per the instructions it is per factory specs. See the attachment.

Blue loctite and it you have enough threads, get another nut and double nut it. I double nut a lot of bolts that...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 02-15-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 291
Posted By drcook
the answer is yes. my 1996 came stock from the...

the answer is yes. my 1996 came stock from the factory with 17x9.5 wheels and P275/40 ZR17 tires front and rear

the RPO codes for '96 in this option were:

QA1 - Styled aluminum wheels, 17 x...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-14-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 409
Posted By drcook
Still looking. Will advise.

Still looking. Will advise.
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 02-07-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 409
Posted By drcook
I did not throw the originals away when I...

I did not throw the originals away when I replaced the ones on my 1996 last summer. They only had about 12 or 13,000 miles on them (the car had 11,800 on it when I bought it in July 2016).

If...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 01-18-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,533
Posted By drcook
Already do. ...

Already do.

http://www.newsweek.com/what-cell-ls-those-ominous-phony-towers-268589
...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 01-14-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,650
Posted By drcook
If a "manufactured" batwing/cover could be...

If a "manufactured" batwing/cover could be produced, or a way to adapt Dana 36 batwings/covers then you really would have a winner !

All the folks that are searching for Dana 44 assemblies would...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-27-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,849
Posted By drcook
builds like that always take money and time,...

builds like that always take money and time, especially if you don't have the money to compress the time

looks very cool, I think it will be worth it, to me it would
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-22-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By drcook
On the 3rd day before Christmas, Santa talked...

On the 3rd day before Christmas, Santa talked some sense into me...... so I swapped them out, and got new springs to boot.

In a week or so, I am going to go get my dad's old kerosene heater to...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 12-09-2017, 07:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 380
Posted By drcook
If you are wanting to drive with the top off, I...

If you are wanting to drive with the top off, I would recommend reading this thread

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c4-parts-for-sale-wanted/3929808-wtb-targa-truss-bar-afsb.html

And look...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-09-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 706
Posted By drcook
Just making sure you caught on, that is a LT1...

Just making sure you caught on, that is a LT1 manifold that is powder coated. Around here it would have cost almost as much to have my existing one done.

To answer your question, the book(s) I...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-09-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By drcook
I actually off and on email the editor, I sent...

I actually off and on email the editor, I sent him a link to this thread and let him know what was going on and that as the editor he should know about it. He said thanks and forwarded it on to the...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-05-2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,214
Posted By drcook
C4's Getting More Respect

I was at the BP tonite at the intersection of Ohio St Rt 21 and St Rt 261 (in the town of Norton). The BP just got new pumps, with flashy screens.

On the pump was this picture. Now they could have...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-04-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By drcook
My Nittos were built in the 25th week of 2016. I...

My Nittos were built in the 25th week of 2016. I will be taking them up to the retailer I bought them from (spoke to them today) so they can see the flat spotting. You can measure it with a dial...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-04-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By drcook
I have a set of NITTO G555 G2 that I just got...

I have a set of NITTO G555 G2 that I just got this summer. I am really unsatisfied with them. They flat spot within a week sitting in the garage. Over the last 40 years of having high performance...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-03-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,320
Posted By drcook
Done

Done
Forum: C4 General Discussion 12-01-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By drcook
Wasn't that the black tag 6 speed everyone wants...

Wasn't that the black tag 6 speed everyone wants ? Another little tidbit for the paper.

I was in a writing class at Akron U years ago. Plus the high school (Stow High) I went to had an...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-30-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By drcook
at least someone is trying. better to try to...

at least someone is trying. better to try to portray the C4's in a positive light, than in a negative one.

OP use the suggestions to make it a better paper ! pull some more facts, ask folks some...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-16-2017, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By drcook
The parts you would get from Mirrock, are for the...

The parts you would get from Mirrock, are for the most part, used.

However: Mark (owner) is a really good guy to deal with.

I have been getting little things that I need from him and he is...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-12-2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 704
Posted By drcook
I have found that it is best to go get some heavy...

I have found that it is best to go get some heavy plastic from Lowes, or other store like Lowes, and park it on top of that. It you put a lawn timber or 2 in the middle it will help create a slope so...
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