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Forum: C5 Tech
07-11-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By bc6152

I can only cite my own experiences and that is...

I can only cite my own experiences and that is that I've been driving for almost 60 years and have owned many, many, cars. I have never ever had one with a leaky battery. Now probably some one will...
Forum: C5 Tech
07-06-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,185
Posted By Paris Hilton's Dog

I was pleased to see this post because I just...

I was pleased to see this post because I just observed something very similar.
I recently installed new ACDelco #748CC (also listed as GM 88892763) and measured their resistances as well as those of...
Forum: C5 Tech
07-02-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,185
Posted By tblu92

I have had bad luck with some aftermarket wires ...

I have had bad luck with some aftermarket wires Especially MSD--It is NOT the wires it is the boots that connect to the coils They don't fit right and often pop off the coils So far the best...
Forum: C5 Tech
06-30-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By C908

Welcome, everything you have listed can be fixed...

Welcome, everything you have listed can be fixed but you will have to spend some money. The motors in these cars can easily go 200,000 miles, some have gone much farther. There is one on display at...
Forum: C5 Tech
06-27-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 758
Posted By GCG

I reread your original post and wanted to confirm...

I reread your original post and wanted to confirm your description of the problem. The commonly expected situation with fan problems would be no fans at all when Low Speed is commanded and only 1 fan...
Forum: C5 Tech
06-22-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By RB211

I haven't done this on mine, but have on my Jeep...

I haven't done this on mine, but have on my Jeep - If you are using an aftermarket compressor, use the oil that the compressor manufacturer recommends.
Forum: C5 Tech
06-19-2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,155
Posted By GCG

This is wrong. In a DC motor Torque is...

This is wrong. In a DC motor Torque is proportional to Current and Speed is proportional to Voltage. Both of them need to be above certain thresholds so the starter can overcome the engine mechanical...
Forum: C5 Tech
06-10-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 79,588
Posted By nschiff

When I did mine it did not take long to determine...

When I did mine it did not take long to determine that all of the coating had to come off. I picked up some 3M Super Duty Rubbing Compound 05954 and used a buffer with a wool pad. That saved a lot of...
Forum: C5 Tech
06-09-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,405
Posted By redzg

Donít you just hate it when the engineers had it...

Donít you just hate it when the engineers had it right?
Forum: C5 Tech
06-04-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By leadfoot4

That's what I was thinking would be the way to...

That's what I was thinking would be the way to go. My only reasoning for the LMC5 is to prevent something totally unexpected from happening, like the column lock motor hanging up or even dying,and...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-12-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 480
Posted By RSRelic

Went for the 41-110s. Thanks for the feedback

Went for the 41-110s. Thanks for the feedback
Forum: C5 Tech
05-05-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 50,794
Posted By Beer:30

Tackled this job yesterday. Not an impossible job...

Tackled this job yesterday. Not an impossible job but I am methodical (slow) so it took most of my day. I replaced the original 60K water pump and thermostat while I had them off. I was pulling a...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-05-2019, 02:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 677
Posted By laurent_zo6

This link might be of help: ...

This link might be of help:

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c5-general/3874530-another-gas-low-fuel-gauge-and-tank-rant.html
Forum: C5 Tech
04-26-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By nsogiba

You won't break off an easy out in that brass...

You won't break off an easy out in that brass unless you're really careless with it. I'd recommend a nice fat EZ out (left hand) and gently tighten it into the sender, which will "loosen" it out of...
Forum: C5 Tech
04-10-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,025
Posted By Gordy M

Regarding the 2 mph fuel cut off, If you car was...

Regarding the 2 mph fuel cut off, If you car was ever in for a GM service since 2002, it was programmed into the PCM. The LMC5 does not control that problem (it is connected to the BCM). The...
Forum: C5 Tech
03-08-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 871
Posted By PetersC5

Just in case anyone followed this....... it...

Just in case anyone followed this....... it turned out to be TWO defective turn signal relays.
Forum: C5 Tech
03-04-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By gimp

My 2c: you may as well go for it, and you...

My 2c: you may as well go for it, and you probably will not regret it.

If you 'feel' like you are bottoming out with new shocks, I would consider a few options: one, if you're sure you're feeling...
Forum: C5 Tech
02-05-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By C5 Diag

Is that the brand that Harbor Freight sells...

Is that the brand that Harbor Freight sells ??...for that price I think an Autel or OTC would be a better choice...even a “REAL” used Tech 2 !!...IMHO !!
Forum: C5 Tech
11-11-2018, 10:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 912
Posted By DaDuck

My opinion......you are wasting your money, time,...

My opinion......you are wasting your money, time, and oil with that low mileage between changes. Blackstone Labs will test your oil the next time you change it. You may be surprised that in 2 or 3...
Forum: C5 General
07-13-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,733
Posted By Vetteman Jack

I agree that the cup holder is severely lacking,...

I agree that the cup holder is severely lacking, but I make due. I realize that the interior could have better quality, but I would rather have acceptable materials over ones that would have added a...
Forum: C5 General
09-06-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,178
Posted By Road Runner

OK - searched the net and found this which may...

OK - searched the net and found this which may answer some of our questions:

The C5 Corvette has two fuel tanks, left and right hand. The left hand tank contains the electric fuel pump that...
Forum: C5 Tech
11-02-2006, 09:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,966
Posted By 03SpiralGray

For every pound of pressure you put on water you...

For every pound of pressure you put on water you raise the boiling point by 10 degrees. So you just raised your boiling point by another 30 degrees.
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