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Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-16-2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 34
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Posted By mysticpete
HI stingr69 I have brand new shocks all...

HI stingr69

I have brand new shocks all round, they are equal to the factory spec I believe.
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-16-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
Hi DUB Yes its the exhaust, but it did...

Hi DUB

Yes its the exhaust, but it did before also. I'll get the lock washers and fit them.
I'm going to have to cut the front springs down because I have a lighter LS1 fitted now, it's approx....
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-13-2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
OK all, thanks for your contributions. So I...

OK all, thanks for your contributions.

So I had a set of new 8" spring bolts and have now fitted them, they do not have split pin securing but are Nylock nuts which are very tight but use once...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-13-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
Hi Dub, yes this is one of the after market...

Hi Dub, yes this is one of the after market designs, I personally do not think it is as good as the factory but they are hard to come by. The Calliper bolts do not have any split washers, they are...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-13-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
Hi Dub Thanks for your comments on half...

Hi Dub

Thanks for your comments on half shaft height. I disconnected the sway bar and both bolts were bent offside much more as can be seen, I will get these replaced, the sway bar Is in its...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-03-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
225/60/R15 front 235/60/R15 Rear

225/60/R15 front
235/60/R15 Rear
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-03-2018, 06:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
Agreed Blue, it was actually fitted after the...

Agreed Blue, it was actually fitted after the assembly and the car was already at its current ride height.
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-03-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
Hey Blue, the spring packing is as removed (all...

Hey Blue, the spring packing is as removed (all taped up from manufacture) but I see your point here, I did think about the spring, it does have a part number, will check it out. I checked the sway...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-03-2018, 01:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
Here are some more photos but from your AIM...

Here are some more photos but from your AIM description there def seems something amiss, I, will have to look at this closer. The spring bolts are the stock length, I have a set of 8" but don't want...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-01-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
I drive it every day actually for the last 2...

I drive it every day actually for the last 2 years, rebuild was full body off 2 years prior with no changes except new parts and the sway bar added. I'm just reading up on Drive Shaft Harmonics to...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-01-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
Hi Allen, half shafts are nowhere near parallel!...

Hi Allen, half shafts are nowhere near parallel! I also have a composite spring on it from purchase, funny thing is the ride height was fine when I first had it, and ever since I completely rebuilt...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 04-01-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 947
Posted By mysticpete
1980-82 Rear Ride Height question

Hi All

I'm trying to find out what the ride height should be in relation to the half shafts and sway bar, my shafts sit at about a 20-30 degree angle down as does the sway bar, this does not seem...
Forum: C3 General 03-05-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 35,419
Posted By mysticpete
Yep and then you'll get pissed that its taking up...

Yep and then you'll get pissed that its taking up garage space!

...
Forum: C3 General 03-03-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 35,419
Posted By mysticpete
Agreed, did me for over 2 years, wouldn't do it...

Agreed, did me for over 2 years, wouldn't do it that way again.
Forum: C3 General 02-14-2018, 03:37 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 74,191
Posted By mysticpete
These have yellow indicators for Australia and...

These have yellow indicators for Australia and Europe but I think you can get red indicators too? very easy to fit but you do need to make a small mounting plate out of aluminium strip. there are...
Forum: C3 General 02-11-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 74,191
Posted By mysticpete
whats all this about tail lights.... ...

whats all this about tail lights....
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com-vbulletin/2000x1124/80-rear_lights_vette_bd5dd3fae762ff39352141cd2b9d138670630dbd.jpg
Forum: C3 General 12-09-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 702
Views: 380,815
Posted By mysticpete
Beautiful looking machine, love it

Beautiful looking machine, love it
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 10-24-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,699
Posted By mysticpete
hmmm yes I had the same thought when I first saw...

hmmm yes I had the same thought when I first saw the angle also.
Forum: C3 General 10-23-2017, 07:23 AM
Replies: 1,314
Views: 136,115
Posted By mysticpete
I know exactly where you are coming from,...

I know exactly where you are coming from, fortunately after my divorce I found I had a whole week of selfish Vette loving in between having my boys with me, Whoohoo! Never a good reason for a divorce...
Forum: C3 General 10-23-2017, 03:11 AM
Replies: 1,314
Views: 136,115
Posted By mysticpete
My front end passenger side squeaks like billy ho...

My front end passenger side squeaks like billy ho non stop, even I can make it do it standing still, but it's like, awe I'll get round to it at some point, for now.... I just wanna drive! :rock:
Forum: C3 General 10-22-2017, 04:33 AM
Replies: 1,314
Views: 136,115
Posted By mysticpete
Adds a bit of authenticity and character to each...

Adds a bit of authenticity and character to each car if you ask me :)
Forum: C3 General 10-22-2017, 03:22 AM
Replies: 1,314
Views: 136,115
Posted By mysticpete
Haha just what I was thinking, why would someone...

Haha just what I was thinking, why would someone go to so much trouble to make an imperfect thing perfect! :crazy2: But full marks for trying :cheers:
Forum: C3 General 10-08-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 55,849
Posted By mysticpete
My harness is stock, but that's not what counts...

My harness is stock, but that's not what counts really, when you say "programmed" how is it programmed, via the PCM, if so what PCM are you using?
Forum: C3 General 10-08-2017, 08:07 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 55,849
Posted By mysticpete
Hey Tim, I'll be interested to see if this works...

Hey Tim, I'll be interested to see if this works OK, because on my setup fan1 will only be triggered (via the BCM-ECU) if a set of specific conditions are met, fan2 will then only be triggered (by...
Forum: C3 Tech/Performance 10-08-2017, 07:15 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,699
Posted By mysticpete
Nice Bazza, I have that problem, scraping exhaust...

Nice Bazza, I have that problem, scraping exhaust over the bumps of Queensland roads :rock:
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