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Today, 11:06 AM
Replies: 70
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Posted By JerryU

Unlike the C6 Z51 that used the radiator cooling...

Unlike the C6 Z51 that used the radiator cooling system for both the Manual as well as Auto Trans, my understanding is the trans air/fluid heat exchanger behind the left rear fender is all that is...
Yesterday, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 557
Posted By JerryU

^^^ Thanks, it’s a fun hobby and been retired...

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Thanks, it’s a fun hobby and been retired now for 18 years so need to keep the brain exercised! :lol:

I do have a part time internet business unrelated to cars, volunteer for two Tech...
Yesterday, 03:18 PM
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Views: 557
Posted By JerryU

If that bothers you what about the rust on the...

If that bothers you what about the rust on the muffler welds and areas around the welds? All C7's look that way if you look! Saw that in August 2013 on an IVER1 I used Rust-Olium Rust Reform and...
Yesterday, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By JerryU

In a related issue, I recently found a way to use...

In a related issue, I recently found a way to use the "Presets" to have some control the balance and bass level! Some songs were just to boomy. This has solved the problem BUT getting the presets to...
Yesterday, 07:20 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 12,217
Posted By JerryU

:iagree: I always add Luck as part of the reason...

:iagree: I always add Luck as part of the reason for my record!
RE Deer, I live on a twisty narrow road 2 miles from a highway. Woods on much of one side and a lake with homes on much of the other....
06-22-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,208
Posted By JerryU

^^^ :iagree: The dealer got them and they...

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:iagree: The dealer got them and they should replace and install them if the poster wants. My Stage 2 aero splitter and side skirt were sent to the receiving dealers parts department with my...
06-22-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 375
Posted By JerryU

Assume all newer Dry Sumps have the same...

Assume all newer Dry Sumps have the same configuration. I'm collecting ~1/2 what I used to in my 2014 so GM has made and improvement.
06-22-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 904
Posted By JerryU

^^^ The issue is not being within spec. It’s...

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The issue is not being within spec. It’s the very broad range allowed! For camber it’s +0.6 to -0.6 degrees from centerline. That is for all models as I recall .

In my case the Grand Sport...
06-22-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,407
Posted By JerryU

Funny, when I read the post by raylo before yours...

Funny, when I read the post by raylo before yours was thinking if that meteorite was big enough perhaps we would NOT have a sun coming up! Even if the sun and earth were still here-we might not be!...
06-22-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,407
Posted By JerryU

:iagree: I often wright longer posts than most...

:iagree: I often wright longer posts than most other folks posting on a thread will want to read. I do try to separate the details. However like this post with perhaps 25 posters (half that shown...
06-22-2018, 07:31 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 12,217
Posted By JerryU

I have been following that multipage SAE Tech...

I have been following that multipage SAE Tech paper since in came out in the mid 1990's! It essentially says what you have been doing for 4. However your statement that you should be able to follow...
06-21-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,407
Posted By JerryU

Yep, just shows that even the best filter...

Yep, just shows that even the best filter available is not 100% assumed of not failing! In fact I wonder about the sun that just went out of sight! Just because it's come up for several billion years...
06-21-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 904
Posted By JerryU

No. it was not but all cars will pull slightly to...

No. it was not but all cars will pull slightly to the right because of road camber! Dealer did have on my sheet, customer said pulling to the right. He does have to put something down to get...
06-21-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 759
Posted By JerryU

The last thing you want to protect the two points...

The last thing you want to protect the two points on the front bumper (that are a European requirement so if you hit a person it pushes them off to the side- stupid IMO) is a carbon fiber splitter!...
06-21-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 904
Posted By JerryU

^^^ I had the Chevy dealer adjust the camber...

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I had the Chevy dealer adjust the camber and toe to my specs at 400 miles on GM's dime. Just said car feels like it's pulling to the right. Dealer needs something to put on the GM reimbursement...
06-21-2018, 05:32 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 12,217
Posted By JerryU

^^^ Yep, read that multipage SAE paper when it...

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Yep, read that multipage SAE paper when it came out in the 1990's! However it was much more than setting the side mirrors correctly, which I have done since then. It was all about being aware of...
06-21-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 7,182
Posted By JerryU

FWIW, changed my 2014 C7 battery after 3 years as...

FWIW, changed my 2014 C7 battery after 3 years as it had a low voltage since new. It was going into that 4th winter and there was a sale on an AGM battery with more capacity in August! It was never...
06-21-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,407
Posted By JerryU

:iagree: As I mentioned this same issue of a...

:iagree: As I mentioned this same issue of a filter failure occurred with a Fram filter and was reported on the Forum when I had my C6. Probably a year from when I got it as that is when I made the...
06-21-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 756
Posted By JerryU

Hopefully it doesn't make a difference as this...

Hopefully it doesn't make a difference as this Napa, Mulan (GM's name like Ricardo Montalban's famous Corinthian Leather that was coined by Chryslers ad agency) ) and vinyl do not make a difference...
06-21-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,407
Posted By JerryU

:iagree: We toured the Wix filter plant in...

:iagree: We toured the Wix filter plant in Dillion SC. They make filters for may brands. They come down an automated manufacturing line and the labels change! GM PF64 is a fine filter.

Here is an...
06-21-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,430
Posted By JerryU

??? What can GM do, they don't fix cars and the...

??? What can GM do, they don't fix cars and the dealer would have to look to see if they think GM will cover.






Not trying to be augmentative BUT how can you expect GM to approve a defect...
06-21-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,430
Posted By JerryU

Hopfully it will be covered BUT some C7's are...

Hopfully it will be covered BUT some C7's are getting past warranty and I supplied the following info to one member who thought this $10 fix would fit him!

First most I have seen as well as the...
06-21-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By JerryU

First I have heard of that happening! But if I...

First I have heard of that happening! But if I were the engine sure would want them to remove that ~3 hp and shut off the alternator as well! :lol: If not I'd show you and stall! :yesnod:
06-21-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,085
Posted By JerryU

The difference in size of a Z51/GS side air dam...

The difference in size of a Z51/GS side air dam and the Base car is so small I don't think it makes a difference. If I recall, when you bought them from GM it came with a template that said "cut...
06-21-2018, 01:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,085
Posted By JerryU

^^^ Unrelated to your post above-see...

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Unrelated to your post above-see "iclick" post #19 on this Thread and the arrow he added pointing to a center air dam! :yesnod:

That small pice of plastic in the above pic is NOT big enough...
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