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Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-21-2017, 06:30 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,403
Posted By grandspt
Hi Renfield, an incandescent bulb (our OEM...

Hi Renfield, an incandescent bulb (our OEM headlights) has very low resistance probably only a few ohms.
So if you add an incandescent bulb in a parallel circuit to the LED light you are decreasing...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-21-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,403
Posted By grandspt
These headlights must have resistors in parallel...

These headlights must have resistors in parallel to the high beam LEDs (diode) to simulate the stock filaments.
I am glad it worked without any mods for you:thumbs:
The price is great! I tried to...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-16-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,403
Posted By grandspt
I refer to the fog lights as driving lights, fog...

I refer to the fog lights as driving lights, fog lights used to be an amber not white color back in the day but moving on.
From the factory stock on my '96 model when you press the fog light switch...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-16-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,403
Posted By grandspt
I have what I want now with the LED headlights...

I have what I want now with the LED headlights and grounding the driving (fog) light relay. Driving (fog) lights operate low beam or high beam.
Everything is great with this setup.
I just didn't...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-16-2017, 06:39 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,403
Posted By grandspt
If you guys want I can scan the schematic diagram...

If you guys want I can scan the schematic diagram that I modded tonight after work and try to post it.
It is for a 1996 Vette but I am sure it will cover several years.
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-16-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,403
Posted By grandspt
I don't need both driving (fog) lights on at the...

I don't need both driving (fog) lights on at the same time the high beams are on but grounding the relay instead of stock (going through high beam filament) allows driving (fog) lights to come on...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 11-16-2017, 06:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 597
Posted By grandspt
I have ARH headers on my LT4 and the computer has...

I have ARH headers on my LT4 and the computer has never thrown a code. I am using high flow cats and have the after cat O2 sensors working fine.
I also have a cold air system. The stock tune will...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-15-2017, 06:40 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,403
Posted By grandspt
I agree grounding the relay was super easy with...

I agree grounding the relay was super easy with the FSM. I installed the Truck Lite LEDs and grounding the relay was easier than installing the actual headlights! Also installing the resistors does...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 11-09-2017, 09:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,414
Posted By grandspt
I saw a Grandsport in June of 1996 at my local...

I saw a Grandsport in June of 1996 at my local dealership near my house, the markup over sticker was like 10 grand. The car was gone a month later.
In December of 1996 I went to another dealership...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 10-21-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 151
Posted By grandspt
I got my JET DST off eBay last year. I have used...

I got my JET DST off eBay last year. I have used it to turn my fans on at the temperature I wanted, eliminate CAGS, and bump the timing up very slightly. My mods are cold air, 1 3/4" headers, and a...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 10-12-2017, 05:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 537
Posted By grandspt
Probably the blend door motor went bad. There is...

Probably the blend door motor went bad. There is a plastic gear in the blend door motor assembly that cracks on the metal shaft that opens and closes the blend door.
The "auto" fan button usually...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 10-12-2017, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 433
Posted By grandspt
I have the ARH metal ceramic cats that came with...

I have the ARH metal ceramic cats that came with their headers/X pipe kit.
I don't know if ARH sells the cats separately or without the X pipe.
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 10-02-2017, 05:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,293
Posted By grandspt
Hi, was this a service bulletin? I have had my...

Hi, was this a service bulletin? I have had my car for 21 years and always used the .050" gap.
Just wondering where this gap change came from.
Thanks
Forum: C4 General Discussion 09-18-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 877
Posted By grandspt
I went with the B5000, but I was originally going...

I went with the B5000, but I was originally going to go with the B3500.
For a little more money I can use the B5000 on my heavier everyday car too. It has worked out great much better than jack...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 09-10-2017, 10:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 246
Posted By grandspt
Anyone with the Z51 have any pictures of the...

Anyone with the Z51 have any pictures of the spacers?
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 09-10-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By grandspt
On my LT4 I was able to make the brackets fit...

On my LT4 I was able to make the brackets fit except for one. This was the tubular looking brace with a hole on each side. I had to cut, reposition, redrill, and reweld. Then I painted it black. You...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 09-10-2017, 08:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 246
Posted By grandspt
Rear spring spacer questions

I was underneath my car (96 GrandSport Z51 suspension) and shot a few pictures of the rear spring spacers. I was curious why the spacers would be stacked on the bottom of the spring only and also why...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 09-07-2017, 06:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 881
Posted By grandspt
I have the ARH headers and no ground clearance...

I have the ARH headers and no ground clearance issues at all.
Forum: C4 General Discussion 08-25-2017, 08:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 877
Posted By grandspt
I have had my BL 5000XL for two years and I am...

I have had my BL 5000XL for two years and I am happy with it. I raise the car off the ground for the winter months. I use it to work on brakes, optispark (helped when I was trying to pound off my...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 08-19-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By grandspt
Thank you, I find that on the highway I do leave...

Thank you, I find that on the highway I do leave it in the loud mode. Burbles and pops sound so cool.
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 08-19-2017, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By grandspt
B&B Fusion Exhaust

I just wanted to give an update for the people that were interested in the B&B Fusion exhaust now that I have had the system for about a month. The original post was here:...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 08-15-2017, 06:55 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,025
Posted By grandspt
Is it possible that these newer high horsepower...

Is it possible that these newer high horsepower cars will become throw away vehicles? Meaning as they get older with all the electronics built into them that parts will be hard to find so owners...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 08-15-2017, 06:33 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,552
Posted By grandspt
I am not arguing with your results, But LT4...

I am not arguing with your results, But LT4 motors do breath better than L98s hence the higher redline. Also the faster you go (I had said in my previous post I pulled my friend around 60MPH and up)...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 08-15-2017, 06:26 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,552
Posted By grandspt
😁 I know!

😁 I know!
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 08-14-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,552
Posted By grandspt
I don't think air quality change at the...

I don't think air quality change at the undisclosed airstrip during our first five runs were important as I won all five runs. After my friend installed the same cold air mod we were pretty equal and...
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