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07-24-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 8
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Posted By c3_dk

Hi, Regardless if the engine is in or out,...

Hi,

Regardless if the engine is in or out, then I would make 3 "studs" as guide for the gaskets and plate. Please see my picture above.
We took the "middel" road, according to the manuel, that...
Forum: C3 General
03-08-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 866
Views: 522,392
Posted By Pvirg

Update and question

Sorry I havenít kept the post updated. Work has kept me hopping.
The General is coming along very nicely. Engine is ready to rock and was fired on a dyno to break it in. No dyno numbers as it was...
Forum: C3 General
03-05-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,382
Posted By C3 4ME

I'm going to play the role of the sensible person...

I'm going to play the role of the sensible person here. If you have to take out a loan for a classic car, you have no business buying one. In fact, I apply that to every car I buy, whether it's a...
03-05-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By gkull

Only people dumb enough to take their vette off...

Only people dumb enough to take their vette off road 4 wheel driving need it. Other than that it is worthless unsprung weight on the front end and just excess junk on the rear end

if you hit...
03-03-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By Alan 71

Hi f, The rubber bumper is there to prevent the...

Hi f,
The rubber bumper is there to prevent the lower control arm from crashing into the bottom of the frame when the car hits a bump severe enough to have the arm rise to the full extent of it's...
Forum: C3 General
11-29-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By John 65

Hey how's it going. It's your lucky day, I have a...

Hey how's it going. It's your lucky day, I have a pair of them.

I dont know if that starter solenoid I sent ya helped, but these 2 should do the trick. Its the Christmas season, just pm me an...
Forum: C3 General
11-22-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,986
Posted By Alan 71

Hi, If the cross-member is welded in place the...

Hi,
If the cross-member is welded in place the only access to the 4 bolts that mount the rear differential case to the cross-member is by cutting a hole in the floor of the rear compartment.
Some...
11-18-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 465
Posted By bazza77

Yep , you can't adjust that one . Its the...

Yep , you can't adjust that one .

Its the dual mount one you can adjust.

https://www.vbandp.com/c3-corvette-parts/c3-suspension/c3-rear-end-chassis/rear-dual-mount-spring-kit-1963-79-detail.html
Forum: C3 General
11-15-2017, 01:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By danh77

I have a champion and this looks the same.

I have a champion and this looks the same.
Forum: C3 General
11-15-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By Alan 71

Hi f, The welds on the radiator in your post...

Hi f,
The welds on the radiator in your post appear to be quite different than the fastidious welds that the DeWitt's typically have.
Perhaps a Champion radiator?
Regards,
Alan
...
11-10-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 352
Views: 24,494
Posted By Krystal

I ran that tire size for YEARS and nothing needs...

I ran that tire size for YEARS and nothing needs to be "relocated".

A move up to a 275 might......and beyond that you probably need the offset rear arms.
11-06-2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,344
Posted By ORANGEBROTHERS

Not a stingray the name was dropped in 1977

Not a stingray the name was dropped in 1977
Forum: C3 General
01-15-2017, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 857
Posted By MelWff

Yes with the Delphi there is no PS valve or...

Yes with the Delphi there is no PS valve or cylinder just a pump and the box,
Forum: C3 General
01-14-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By Go Vette Go

Forum member has that part for sale in C3 Parts...

Forum member has that part for sale in C3 Parts fro Sale/Wanted

Here: https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c3-parts-for-sale-wanted/3929757-f-s-front-end-repair-items.html

4th or 5th picture...
Forum: C3 General
01-14-2017, 02:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By MelWff

neither your post or your profile list the year...

neither your post or your profile list the year of your car but the link below will point you in the right direction
...
Forum: C3 General
01-14-2017, 02:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By F4Gary

This? ...

This?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/68-72-Corvette-OEM-Front-End-Header-Bar-Reinforcement-Headlight-Brace-69-70-71-/192077743575?hash=item2cb8b9c5d7:g:9CAAAOSw-CpYAaCt&vxp=mtr
01-10-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,780
Posted By TheSkunkWorks

The primary reason we wish to limit roll is to...

The primary reason we wish to limit roll is to help best maintain the integrity of the contact patches on all four tires by avoiding excessive dynamic alignment changes. This can be achieved with...
01-10-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,780
Posted By 69427

Metalhead is correct. You have to look at...

Metalhead is correct.

You have to look at the force/grip curve of tires. If you increase the down force on a set of tires (say 20% for this discussion), you only get perhaps 18% more grip. Not a...
01-10-2017, 01:44 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,780
Posted By Shark Racer

https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Random-autocross-p...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Cars/Random-autocross-photos-not/n-rHbsxq/i-NPBDdW9/0/XL/i-NPBDdW9-XL.jpg

It's an impact of too much sway bar. The factory bars (7/16" diameter)are close to the limits...
01-08-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,314
Posted By jb78L-82

All SBC C3 corvettes will understeer at the limit...

All SBC C3 corvettes will understeer at the limit with factory suspension. The base suspension corvettes have no rear bar and will understeer much when pushed. Even the gymkhana cars with the 7/16...
01-07-2017, 01:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,314
Posted By ddawson

It's a nice kit, I had it before I went...

It's a nice kit, I had it before I went coil-overs. Replace the Poly Smart struts with the 42211 though.
01-05-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 708
Posted By gkull

I have these ceramic coated and like I said 25...

I have these ceramic coated and like I said 25 years old and I have stainless steel 1 7/8th that I use on my 434 ci small block. Stainless discolors into blue and brown really fast. I have 3 inch...
01-04-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 708
Posted By gkull

I have the hooker S/C 1 3/4 headers. Because of...

I have the hooker S/C 1 3/4 headers. Because of the tube size you need little tiny 5/16 nuts to clear the tubes. Header studs are the only way to easily install and remove headers

You need...
11-10-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,924
Posted By GOSFAST

Just a tip here but I would do much more...

Just a tip here but I would do much more "homework" before picking that type unit it that link here, I'll tell you why: you're getting a cast crank, cast pistons, H/V oil pump, and an externally...
11-09-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,560
Posted By stumpshot

I bought a 383 touring from Smeding in Texas....

I bought a 383 touring from Smeding in Texas. Great engine, excellent warranty. I've been running it for a year and a half. Only 5000 miles but it is great. All new parts including the block. Costs...
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