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Forum: Northeast 05-18-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,319
Posted By Mr. Jones
Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs around...

Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs around 75F. Southwest wind to 14 MPH. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

Do you feel lucky?
Forum: Northeast 05-17-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,319
Posted By Mr. Jones
Rain or shine I will be there :cheers:

Rain or shine I will be there :cheers:
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 05-16-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 851
Posted By Mr. Jones
I would spend a little time and money on what I...

I would spend a little time and money on what I think is a simple improvement.
Under the car at the right corner of the grill/bumper cover you will find a triangle hole. This is the air intake to...
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 05-16-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,002
Posted By Mr. Jones
at the crank!

at the crank!
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 05-12-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,221
Posted By Mr. Jones
a few think could cause this. stabbing the gas...

a few think could cause this.
stabbing the gas pedal, cold tires, bad road, oil
Forum: C8 General Discussion 05-01-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,519
Posted By Mr. Jones
I don't expect the Tremec DCT to be such a big...

I don't expect the Tremec DCT to be such a big problem
This is a specialty company making the trans.

C5, C6 trans are by Tremec
Not sure about the C7 7 speed.

An example of what they build...
Forum: C8 General Discussion 04-30-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,519
Posted By Mr. Jones
"GM is NOT a race team, they produce cars for...

"GM is NOT a race team, they produce cars for sales to the public.
Like many manufacturers, they have race teams as part of their marketing strategy for selling their production STREET cars."

So...
Forum: C8 General Discussion 04-29-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,519
Posted By Mr. Jones
https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c7-general-di...

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c7-general-discussion/3875067-car-and-driver-lightning-lap-grand-sport-911-gt3-and-mclaren-570-all-run-2-47-s.html

Link to CF post on gran sport versus McLaren...
Forum: C8 General Discussion 04-27-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,519
Posted By Mr. Jones
SUNSALEM Yes I am asking for peoples...

SUNSALEM

Yes I am asking for peoples opinions, no harm in that.
almost all the info available on the C8 was speculation up until recently.

I think the number one reason GM wants a mid-engine...
Forum: C8 General Discussion 04-26-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,519
Posted By Mr. Jones
C5 and C7 are my experiences. The C7 is a...

C5 and C7 are my experiences.
The C7 is a wonderful car hell both are but they did and do have issues. I realize no car manufacturer is perfect. But the C8 A8 torque converter issue really bugs...
Forum: C8 General Discussion 04-25-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,519
Posted By Mr. Jones
How many years will it take GM to get the C8 right?

Sorry to have to ask these questions but I don't have much faith that the C8 will be affordable or start as a great car.
I expect GM to play the market game and drag us along with the next best...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 04-10-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,003
Posted By Mr. Jones
I ran the range for the first time a few days...

I ran the range for the first time a few days ago.
No change in shift points (A8).
It did do what it was suppose to do-stop AFM.
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 04-09-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 601
Posted By Mr. Jones
I just installed the Range v8.6 yesterday. I...

I just installed the Range v8.6 yesterday.
I had the TC issue so they flushed it. I don't want to get the TC replaced if I can avoid it.
Works great no AFM/v4 anymore.
car drives and shifts...
Forum: C5 Parts for Sale/Wanted 03-20-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Mr. Jones
Ttt

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Forum: C5 Parts for Sale/Wanted 03-02-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Mr. Jones
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Forum: C5 Parts for Sale/Wanted 02-27-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Mr. Jones
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Forum: C5 Parts for Sale/Wanted 02-24-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By Mr. Jones
17" C4 wheels with drag radials mounted

Two 275/40/17" MT , et-street on 17" x 9.5, Z51 C4 wheels
tires have some meat left. Wheel appearance is just OK
$150 local sale only
Fits C5

Central NJ, 3 miles from Englishtown raceway
Forum: C7 General Discussion 02-22-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,158
Posted By Mr. Jones
There was a time I would never buy a Vette unless...

There was a time I would never buy a Vette unless it was a C2.
Sorry if I offend someone but those mid and late C3 were turds.
Time line for me 1976 I got my licence.
Even my 9 passenger hand me...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 02-05-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,841
Posted By Mr. Jones
This is what I thought also?

This is what I thought also?
Forum: C7 General Discussion 02-02-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 86,429
Posted By Mr. Jones
Forum: C7 General Discussion 01-15-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 86,429
Posted By Mr. Jones
I was seeing a 200rpm swing before the flush. ...

I was seeing a 200rpm swing before the flush.
not sure about the miles after the flush but at least 1500.
The shutter was gone after the flush, The shifts greatly improved.
I always thought the...
Forum: C7 General Discussion 01-14-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 86,429
Posted By Mr. Jones
Look at the bright side. I had the TC problem...

Look at the bright side.
I had the TC problem 2016 early production-missed the last TC update.
They flushed it and it good so far.
The bright side-I can't spend money on Mod's because I have to...
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 11-28-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,193
Posted By Mr. Jones
GregNYC None if you don't tell them. This...

GregNYC

None if you don't tell them.
This is a hard item for a deal to pick up on.
Forum: C5 General 11-17-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 11,057
Posted By Mr. Jones
2016 Z51 coupe A8 Honda Fury 1300cc chopper ...

2016 Z51 coupe A8
Honda Fury 1300cc chopper
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v202/mrjones69/Honda%20Fury/Honda%20Fury%202012.jpg...
Forum: C7 Tech/Performance 11-03-2017, 12:53 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,620
Posted By Mr. Jones
OK a old to new post. I put together a new...

OK a old to new post. I put together a new z06/replacement block with my eciting diamond pistons and total seal rings, naper
second ring. Engine is great. Oil consumotion as low as 1/4 quart in...
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