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Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion Today, 09:28 AM
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Posted By FortMorganAl
Oops. How did I miss that one because I thought I...

Oops. How did I miss that one because I thought I carefully read every post. OK, how about an executive summary. Exactly what happens when it doesn't start. Loud click every time? Do all the lights...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion Yesterday, 09:55 AM
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Posted By FortMorganAl
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:lurk:
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion Yesterday, 09:51 AM
Replies: 77
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Posted By FortMorganAl
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You and Icecap have it. The loud click is the clue. The starter motor engaged but didn't...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-16-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 77
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Posted By FortMorganAl
:iagree: Especially since all the lights go out...

:iagree: Especially since all the lights go out after 20 minutes even if a door or the hatch is open. I've accidentally left my hatch open for days and the battery was just fine. In fact I dislike...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-15-2017, 09:27 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,680
Posted By FortMorganAl
This driver's door/passenger door lockout has me...

This driver's door/passenger door lockout has me interested. Could it be that GM know it is unsafe to move the car with a passenger trying to enter/leave the car while the driver supposedly knows...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-15-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,138
Posted By FortMorganAl
No, you said there are "permanent" codes that can...

No, you said there are "permanent" codes that can not be reset with a basic scanner and I'm saying all scanners can reset all codes. Your example of an "evap pressure test" (there are at least 10...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-14-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,138
Posted By FortMorganAl
The above is almost total :bs From GM: ...

The above is almost total :bs

From GM:


Some codes require more than 50 consecutive cold start cycles without an error before they will be deleted from memory. Others delete as soon as the...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-13-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,138
Posted By FortMorganAl
No problem. I even thought I made a mistake once...

No problem. I even thought I made a mistake once but I later found out I was wrong. :D I wouldn't have taken down your list. It was correct as far as I could see, just not complete. And if someone...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-13-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 908
Posted By FortMorganAl
The GMVIS document is for service and indicates...

The GMVIS document is for service and indicates the car history for a dealership. The factory is on an entirely different system of scheduling. When a car is ordered the factory assigns a code to...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-13-2017, 08:43 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,138
Posted By FortMorganAl
That's not all of them. Just a quick look shows...

That's not all of them. Just a quick look shows your list doesn't include P0301 through P0308 which identify specific cylinders that are misfiring., P060F indicating an issue with the ECM computer...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-12-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,081
Posted By FortMorganAl
No, the C3 thing is to not drive during the day...

No, the C3 thing is to not drive during the day because the sun will fade the paint. :willy:

And you're not officially crazy until you wash the car in below freezing temperatures ... in the snow....
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-12-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,138
Posted By FortMorganAl
I looked for the number and couldn't find it but...

I looked for the number and couldn't find it but I remember counting how many codes a simple $25 reader would see and I recall it was in the thousands. The difference between a $25 reader and a $250...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-12-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 908
Posted By FortMorganAl
That is the date the dealer receives it. It may...

That is the date the dealer receives it. It may have sat in the holding area for weeks before the truck picked it up to be transported to the dealer. A car sold new in Hawaii is going to have a VIS...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-11-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,929
Posted By FortMorganAl
That's why you pay them the big bucks. Your rates...

That's why you pay them the big bucks. Your rates should never change if there is a claim for something that is clearly not your fault. That's why you pay them the big bucks up front. Your insurance...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-11-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,138
Posted By FortMorganAl
A $25 code reader who have told you which of the...

A $25 code reader who have told you which of the thousands of possibilities it could be and saved you from ever having to go to a dealer. People are suggesting plug wires. The code reader would have...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-11-2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 526
Posted By FortMorganAl
With all those mods I might go a few thousand to...

With all those mods I might go a few thousand to part it out on ebay. As a car to drive I wouldn't chance giving the time of day. Obviously the owner has thrown a lot of money but not a lot of...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-11-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 808
Posted By FortMorganAl
No, these cars will easily last a month or more...

No, these cars will easily last a month or more without charging but that will also mean you have to replace the battery every couple of years instead of every 7 years or so. A three year old battery...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-11-2017, 11:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 908
Posted By FortMorganAl
Yes, the sticker on the driver's door under the...

Yes, the sticker on the driver's door under the latch listing the month and year is close. I believe, however, that sticker is created when the car is scheduled to start being built. Depending on...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-10-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 908
Posted By FortMorganAl
:iagree: And there isn't a build sheet on top of...

:iagree: And there isn't a build sheet on top of the gas tank either. And you can't tell by the stickers and chalk in various places because those are when that part was made, not the car though,...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-10-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 808
Posted By FortMorganAl
Deltran Battery Tender Jr. The smaller one...

Deltran Battery Tender Jr. The smaller one charges slower so it will theoretically do less damage during the charge cycle with the downside that it can take an hour or more to get back to a full...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-10-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,361
Posted By FortMorganAl
I don't know but I suspect Ed is correct. LDB is...

I don't know but I suspect Ed is correct. LDB is the gasoline expert here. All I know is I don't add anything except Top Tier and I have no issues at all with an extremely smooth running engine.
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-09-2017, 08:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,361
Posted By FortMorganAl
From one of the secret books only a few of us...

From one of the secret books only a few of us were privledged to have GM secret in our glove compartments:http://www.c6registry.com/Technical/manuals/2009_chevrolet_corvette_owners.pdf Page 5-5
...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-07-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,361
Posted By FortMorganAl
You do. Whenever the fuel pump in the bottom of...

You do. Whenever the fuel pump in the bottom of the left tank is running a large amount of fuel is constantly being pulled from the bottom of the right tank and sent over to the left tank where, if...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-07-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By FortMorganAl
That's for the referral, Bill, but that question...

That's for the referral, Bill, but that question is way above my pay grade. I'm not a know-it-all, I just play one on the internet. :D

I would try Tech-Performance forum but expect a slower...
Forum: C6 Corvette General Discussion 10-07-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,570
Posted By FortMorganAl
You would never get anything except "No FOBs...

You would never get anything except "No FOBs Detected" if the FOB weren't working. You say the lights go out so that eliminates any issue with the FOB.

The clutch switch seems to be a possibility...
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