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03-01-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,514
Posted By QZRBLU

PDT, These Optimas are NOT gel cells, they are...

PDT, These Optimas are NOT gel cells, they are AGMs. Gell cells are not meant for automotive use. Most auto makers are now using AGMs in their new cars. Only the econo boxes are still using wet...
02-27-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,342
Posted By QZRBLU

Did they also tell you that they do NOT stand...

Did they also tell you that they do NOT stand behind their tires? I had a new set of tires installed on a 1990 Jag and the right front tire denigrated at 80mph on I-10. The tires had about 600...
10-06-2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 799
Posted By QZRBLU

The correct injectors are 22lB/HR NOT 24lB/Hr, go...

The correct injectors are 22lB/HR NOT 24lB/Hr, go here:
https://fuelinjectorconnection.com/collections/gm-car-rebuilt-injectors/products/fic-fuel-injectors-22lb-1986-92-corvette-tpi
Jon will send...
10-04-2017, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By QZRBLU

Here is another vote for the Amsoil Manual...

Here is another vote for the Amsoil Manual Synchromesh Transmission Fluid 5W-30, It replaced my factory fill and it shifts great.

Mick
10-02-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 763
Posted By QZRBLU

I don't want to alarm you but my '90 6-speed had...

I don't want to alarm you but my '90 6-speed had a very similar problem with about 2,500 miles on it. The dealer replaced it with a brand new ZF 6-speed under warranty.,
At that time they were...
10-02-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,725
Posted By QZRBLU

Scott, I put G-Force Sports on my '90 a...

Scott,
I put G-Force Sports on my '90 a couple of years ago to replace the original tires. Love 'em, they are quiet and handle great. I would go the new Comp 2's for your car if you don't see...
09-21-2017, 12:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By QZRBLU

Yes, I left the hose open just beyond the one-way...

Yes, I left the hose open just beyond the one-way valve. No noise at all.
09-20-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By QZRBLU

You could cable-tie or wire-tie some scotch-brite...

You could cable-tie or wire-tie some scotch-brite material over the opening of the pipe to muffle the air coming out. When I installed my Allen's true duals, I just removed the pipe and stored it...
09-11-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 538
Posted By QZRBLU

Dampening means to make wet. :) What...

Dampening means to make wet. :)

What setting are you in when you feel this "jolt"? I feel nothing like this in my 1990 unless I'm in Performance mode and hit a big hole in our bombed-out streets...
09-11-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 538
Posted By QZRBLU

Congrats! I too have a new set ready to install,...

Congrats! I too have a new set ready to install, just waiting for cooler
weather. Go here: http://www.corvetteactioncenter.com/tech/c4/fx3/index.html and read all about FX3.

Mick
08-26-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,029
Posted By QZRBLU

sprink, Check with WildVettes, they have a...

sprink,
Check with WildVettes, they have a current special going on.
http://www.wildvettes.com/index.php/cPath/1_16_72

Mick
08-11-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,982
Posted By QZRBLU

Yes it is but only on weekdays, weekends are way...

Yes it is but only on weekdays, weekends are way too crazy with cops and boy-racers. I prefer Highway 33 from Ojai to New Cuyama.
08-10-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,982
Posted By QZRBLU

I'm in> ...

I'm in>

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My '90 Quasar Blue 6-speed FX3 34,000 mile coupe on...
08-10-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 822
Posted By QZRBLU

I used these guys: http://www.antennamastsrus.com...

I used these guys: http://www.antennamastsrus.com and it was an easy replacement job.
Wish I had seen your post earlier.

Mick
08-09-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By QZRBLU

Bill, I had that same code 13 timeout Left...

Bill,
I had that same code 13 timeout Left Rear on my '90 when it was two months old. The gear on the left rear shock had cracked in two and
was binding the actuator at key-on self-test. Each...
07-25-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,015
Posted By QZRBLU

No need to "cycle the key", simply connect the...

No need to "cycle the key", simply connect the battery and you should have power to the hatch release buttons. Just ensure the battery cable at the starter is well insulated.
07-16-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 3,158
Views: 620,412
Posted By QZRBLU

That lighting doesn't do justice to that Quasar...

That lighting doesn't do justice to that Quasar Blue Metallic paint. :(

Mick
07-12-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By QZRBLU

The road to Ojai isn't much fun, it's a commuter...

The road to Ojai isn't much fun, it's a commuter route from the Santa Barbara side and slow poke heaven from the Santa Paula side on Hwy 150. Weekdays on 33 are a blast, as I mentioned, almost no...
07-11-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By QZRBLU

Jay, I have the Hawk Performance Ceramic...

Jay,
I have the Hawk Performance Ceramic street pads on my '90 and they
bite good, super quiet and no dust. I think they are the best choice for
street pads. The HPS pads can be a little...
07-10-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By QZRBLU

Jay, I would second the Hawk recomendation, I...

Jay,
I would second the Hawk recomendation, I replaced my original pads with the Hawk ceramic street pads and they improved my braking tremendously on my J55 equipped '90.

Hwy 23 is know as...
07-10-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,142
Posted By QZRBLU

What an IDIOT!

What an IDIOT!
06-06-2017, 02:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 954
Posted By QZRBLU

I'm in the same boat DGXR, I just ordered 4 new...

I'm in the same boat DGXR, I just ordered 4 new FX3 Bilsteins from shock warehouse for $809 rather than have my original 35,000 mile Delco FX3 Bilsteins rebuilt by deltavee.com for $700 with a 90 day...
06-05-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 954
Posted By QZRBLU

AK, You are simply describing a gas charged...

AK,
You are simply describing a gas charged shock that has lost most of it's pressure. The gas pressure is only added to prevent the oil in the shock from foaming during operation. The gas is...
06-02-2017, 02:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 806
Posted By QZRBLU

AK is correct about the warranty being 90 days on...

AK is correct about the warranty being 90 days on a rebuilt shock BUT
I just contacted Mike at Bilstein Service and he informed me that they do NOT rebuild OEM FX3 shocks, only aftermarket ones. I...
05-31-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By QZRBLU

Wade, Here are the part numbers. I have two...

Wade,
Here are the part numbers. I have two MT2500's with some extra accessories.

GM-1 (MT2500-10)
Multi-1 (MT2500-90) for ABS
Cigarette Lighter power cable (MT2500-100)
Battery power...
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