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Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes Yesterday, 03:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By capevettes
Silly, easy fixes are the pay back for the 99%...

Silly, easy fixes are the pay back for the 99% that cause you headaches, money and busted knuckles.
Forum: C5 General Yesterday, 08:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 487
Posted By capevettes
Drove mine to Corvettes at Carlisle this year. ...

Drove mine to Corvettes at Carlisle this year. 1,000 mile round trip. Ran great.
...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 11-18-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 972
Posted By capevettes
My Z06 only has 8,000 miles on it. I'm waiting...

My Z06 only has 8,000 miles on it. I'm waiting on the mid engine when a Z06 variant comes out.
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 11-17-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 406
Posted By capevettes
It's a beauty no matter how old it is :thumbs:...

It's a beauty no matter how old it is :thumbs: Hard to beat the appearance of a midyear fuel unit.
Forum: Other Cars 11-17-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,107
Posted By capevettes
No my point was that it is alot of money. No...

No my point was that it is alot of money. No knock on the car. $250,000 is more than I care to spend on a car. Is it worth it? Maybe to you and a few others. Not me.

Make sure you post pics...
Forum: Other Cars 11-17-2017, 07:30 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,107
Posted By capevettes
Impressive acceleration and range. The 1/4 mill...

Impressive acceleration and range. The 1/4 mill price tag, not so impressive.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 11-17-2017, 07:26 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,947
Posted By capevettes
Great looking slug :thumbs:

Great looking slug :thumbs:
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 11-16-2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 486
Posted By capevettes
Congratulations. Looks great. The power is...

Congratulations. Looks great. The power is intoxicating. You will not miss the old one a bit.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 11-16-2017, 06:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 809
Posted By capevettes
Drove mine on a 210 mile round trip yesterday to...

Drove mine on a 210 mile round trip yesterday to Tree House Brewery in Charlton, Mass. Great pale ales:D Temp was 46. As expected, 1st and 2nd gear pulls were not working well. Did manage some nice...
Forum: Northeast 11-16-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 135
Posted By capevettes
Contact the Pittsburgh Chapter of the NCRS. They...

Contact the Pittsburgh Chapter of the NCRS. They will have someone well versed in the era car you're looking at that can do a thorough inspection. Looks like a nice car :thumbs:

If you have any...
Forum: Car Care Discussion 11-16-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 31,932
Posted By capevettes
I think those exhaust tips need a little more...

I think those exhaust tips need a little more work :cool: Only kidding. I've used Simichrome before and it did not go well. I will have to try Wenol. Nice job on the entire car :thumbs:
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 11-16-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 949
Posted By capevettes
It's a BEAUTY :thumbs: Congratulations from...

It's a BEAUTY :thumbs: Congratulations from another 65 guy.
Forum: C7 ZR1 Discussion 11-16-2017, 09:25 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 3,650
Posted By capevettes
Sure I'm impressed. 755 horsepower in a great...

Sure I'm impressed. 755 horsepower in a great package is not disappointing. The car should be the King of The Hill at the track. We can nit pick all we want, but you have to be thrilled that cars...
Forum: Car Care Discussion 11-13-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By capevettes
If the car is going to sit all winter, it just...

If the car is going to sit all winter, it just makes good sense to put it into hibernation clean, without any dirt on the paint. I always give mine a good detailing before winter, but keep looking...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 11-13-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 335
Posted By capevettes
Have you confirmed the temps with an IR gun? ...

Have you confirmed the temps with an IR gun? Sounds like it's too low to be accurate. May be a gauge/send unit problem. I would run a 180. A 160 thermostat will cause it to run cool in the...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 11-13-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 949
Posted By capevettes
Well done Greg :cheers: My understanding is...

Well done Greg :cheers:
My understanding is that the infrastructure may take years to rebuild.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 11-12-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 586
Posted By capevettes
Congratulations :cheers: It looks sinister all...

Congratulations :cheers: It looks sinister all black :thumbs: Too bad about the rock chip. Maybe you can touch it up and then put an Expel or Suntek wrap on it. Enjoy the new Z.
Forum: C5 Corvettes for Sale 11-11-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 881
Posted By capevettes
The post is from 2001:eek:

The post is from 2001:eek:
Forum: Northeast 11-11-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By capevettes
Congratulations :cheers: Beautiful Big Block and...

Congratulations :cheers: Beautiful Big Block and a very nice article :thumbs:
Forum: C5 General 11-11-2017, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By capevettes
Nice rides :thumbs: How do you like the SSR? ...

Nice rides :thumbs: How do you like the SSR? They look great.

My rides:
...
Forum: C5 General 11-10-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 613
Posted By capevettes
Nice road trip :thumbs: love the roads down...

Nice road trip :thumbs: love the roads down there. I try to hit the Dragon every year. Beautiful country.
Forum: C5 General 11-10-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,043
Posted By capevettes
Right next to Venice, SW Fla. Still driving...

Right next to Venice, SW Fla.
Still driving here on Cape Cod. Heading to Florida, Pine Island in 4 weeks :cheers:
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 11-10-2017, 07:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,049
Posted By capevettes
Lose the near 60 year old radiator and get an...

Lose the near 60 year old radiator and get an aluminum Dewitts. My original radiator handled the 283 fine, but not the 383. My temps went down 20 degrees with the Dewitts. Still running a stock...
Forum: C5 Tech 11-09-2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By capevettes
Fill the tank and put in 1 bottle of Techron...

Fill the tank and put in 1 bottle of Techron while you fill it. You will be fine. I never used Stabil and never had a fuel related issue. Techron is good stuff and helps prevent sulfation of the...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 11-09-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,149
Posted By capevettes
That was good old fashioned fun :thumbs: Is that...

That was good old fashioned fun :thumbs: Is that you behind the wheel Pat? Looks like your new car, except for the go fast tweaks.
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