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01-02-2019, 05:43 AM
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Posted By glass slipper

Yes, as I explained above, pulse width increases...

Yes, as I explained above, pulse width increases as temperature gets lower...A/F ratio can go as low as 1.5:1. But if you have a scanner, don't bother with asking others what their pulse width is and...
01-02-2019, 05:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,455
Posted By glass slipper

Absolutely wrong, CTS issues can and have caused...

Absolutely wrong, CTS issues can and have caused stalling once warmed up as well as warm engine starting problems. With a properly operating CTS, the ECM will end cold weather correction at a certain...
01-01-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,455
Posted By glass slipper

I was right about there being a chart for the...

I was right about there being a chart for the coolant temperature sensor in the factory service manual but it isn't voltage vs temperature, it's resistance vs temperature. Even better, you won't have...
12-30-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,455
Posted By glass slipper

When you hold the gas pedal to the floor, the...

When you hold the gas pedal to the floor, the pulse width signal to the injectors gets shortened significantly resulting in a very lean mixture. The fact that your engine will start only when you...
12-27-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

The Turbo 425 is a single transmission case, the...

The Turbo 425 is a single transmission case, the U-turn is done within the transmission. :toetap:

Note: never called you a name, beginning to see the problem is more a lack of comprehension.
12-21-2018, 07:20 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

It's still a ME engine car because the engine is...

It's still a ME engine car because the engine is ahead of the rear axle, it doesn't matter which direction the engine is mounted. Many people don't know the Corvette has been a front mounted ME car...
12-21-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

Everything in between my snip was just senseless...

Everything in between my snip was just senseless posturing. However, the above shows just how ridiculous your thought process is...first you say they made a U drivetrain and then say they didn't....
12-20-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

Exactly! It's ok for a low HP car that won't...

Exactly! It's ok for a low HP car that won't generate a significant amount of heat like the '94 Cavalier I had with 120 HP, but it has proven to be problematic on the Corvette. If you ever go to the...
12-20-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

Many FWD drivetrains have been adapted to ME RWD...

Many FWD drivetrains have been adapted to ME RWD cars even by manufacturers for production cars, they're exactly the same except for the steering rack for the ME car. The Pontiac Fiero is the first...
12-20-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

The statement was made that a traditional...

The statement was made that a traditional longitudinal transmission couldn't be made to fit a ME application. The point is GM has already used an existing transmission and made it fit a longitudinal...
12-20-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

If you have just one air bubble, then yes the...

If you have just one air bubble, then yes the clutch will still disengage but the pedal will feel spongy. Have you ever watched water boil? It makes many air bubbles. It doesn't get air bound, the...
12-19-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

After owning a few Toronados and an Eldorado and...

After owning a few Toronados and an Eldorado and wrenched on them, I'm pretty sure I'm very familiar with the arrangement. However, I'm not sure you understand it. The transaxles you're referring to...
12-19-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

You can say the "super fine clutch disc...

You can say the "super fine clutch disc particles" cause the problem but in reality, it's heat that causes the clutch fluid to boil. I'm willing to listen to your theory on how "super fine clutch...
12-19-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

Not with one stroke of the clutch pedal. Let me...

Not with one stroke of the clutch pedal. Let me be more specific, air is not incompressible.
12-18-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

There's more than one way to skin a cat, you...

There's more than one way to skin a cat, you obviously didn't read the rest of my post so here it is:

"The Turbo 400/3L80 from the '60s was adapted to the front wheel drive Cadillac...
12-18-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

One of your two cars with conventional manual...

One of your two cars with conventional manual transmission needs auxiliary cooling, the dreaded "clutch pedal on the floor" in C5s and C6s is the result of slipping the clutch too much in spirited...
12-17-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

One person posted about the 10L90, that's not...

One person posted about the 10L90, that's not everybody.

However, the 4L60 used in the C5 and C6 that's mounted in the rear started life as a one piece transmission case bolted to the engine in...
12-16-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,360
Posted By glass slipper

Since you know so much about DCTs, you know they...

Since you know so much about DCTs, you know they use two wet multi-plate clutches in a clutch-to-clutch shifting architecture. They have a separate hydraulic pump to provide pressurized oil to engage...
08-31-2018, 07:52 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,985
Posted By glass slipper

Please provide a link to explain why direct...

Please provide a link to explain why direct injected engines incur more fuel dilution than engines with other fuel delivery systems.
Also, can you tone down the language...it's hard to believe...
04-01-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,529
Posted By glass slipper

HP wasn't certified in 1993, 1994, or 1995...that...

HP wasn't certified in 1993, 1994, or 1995...that didn't start until the 2006 model year with the Corvette Z06 LS7 being the first engine certified under the new SAE J2723 instructions using the SAE...
01-06-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,514
Posted By glass slipper

Can you insure a 1993 ZR-1 in Bahrain? It's...

Can you insure a 1993 ZR-1 in Bahrain? It's restricted to liability only on cars more than 10 years old here so my Corvette stays parked in the garage. Would love to be able to drive it some while...
09-05-2017, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,528
Posted By glass slipper

Completely stock, I agree they tend to push. When...

Completely stock, I agree they tend to push. When you optimize the alignment, spring rates, and roll rates, you can make it do whatever you want. The front suspension can actually develop more...
07-03-2017, 01:05 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,226
Posted By glass slipper

As stated above, you'll occasionally find...

As stated above, you'll occasionally find mistakes on the GMAuthority website because non-engineers take info from engineers to form a press release/article and then try to add a little spin to it....
07-02-2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,226
Posted By glass slipper

You remembered correctly: ...

You remembered correctly:

http://gmauthority.com/blog/2014/04/chevrolet-confirms-2015-corvette-stingray-to-utilize-8l90-eight-speed-gearbox/
07-01-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,325
Posted By glass slipper

I typed exactly what I meant and am tired of...

I typed exactly what I meant and am tired of trying to help you overcome your lack of comprehension. The fact that you're the only one trying to twist what I said into something ridiculous should not...
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