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06-12-2019, 06:47 AM
Replies: 20
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Posted By NoradIV

Alright. I'll try the kns and see how long they...

Alright. I'll try the kns and see how long they last. Thank you guys!
06-11-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,070
Posted By NoradIV

I usually run with all off on tracks I am...

I usually run with all off on tracks I am familiar with. That was the first time I was at calabogie.

I wasn't aware that ESC was hard on brakes. I will turn it off from now on.
06-11-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,070
Posted By NoradIV

Guys, not sure I have been clear enough, but I am...

Guys, not sure I have been clear enough, but I am looking for a rear setup, as I am going to buy a BBK in spring. I have installed the DRM diff+trans cooling package so I cannot install the brake...
06-10-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,070
Posted By NoradIV

I am considering a BBK, problem is, the number...

I am considering a BBK, problem is, the number aside of the dollar sign in my bank account is not exactly matching the amount they want for their stuff.

Everyone seems to like essex here, but I...
06-10-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,070
Posted By NoradIV

What is your brake setup? Especially on pad...

What is your brake setup? Especially on pad material?



I live fairly close to the border. At worse, I can have them shipped to the border and get them from there.

I really like the "Proven...
06-10-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,070
Posted By NoradIV

Looking to upgrade from cheap blanks for HPDE

Hello Guys,
Yesterday, I went to calabogie, and it has been the 4th time I had a disk crack on me and ruin my day at the track. For budget reasons, I had to limit the amount of events I could go to,...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-27-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,571
Posted By NoradIV

Oh, I agree, but the compressor here in canada is...

Oh, I agree, but the compressor here in canada is more like 700-800$, and the job total is going to cost me in the 2000+$. That is a lot of money for a stupid part that is worth about 100$ here.
...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-14-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,571
Posted By NoradIV

I know this post is old, but can someone explain...

I know this post is old, but can someone explain why I just can't replace the clutch? I have a case of the clutch dragging on the pulley when not engaged.

I am facing this problem now, and I would...
05-09-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,744
Posted By NoradIV

Hello guys. Little update. I realized that...

Hello guys. Little update.

I realized that my car was understeering, like bad, making me brake quite a lot. So I have done this.

Swapped front tires from 265/35ZR19 to 275/35ZR19. Made a very...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-09-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By NoradIV

Adding information if someone finds this later....

Adding information if someone finds this later. The problem was both rear wheel bearings. I replaced them with SKF racing ones so I won't have to worry about it.
Forum: C5 Tech
05-06-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By NoradIV

Alright, I have removed the AC belt and the sound...

Alright, I have removed the AC belt and the sound has gotten away. I have read a couple places that the AC compressor clutch cannot be replaced while the compressor is in place, and replacing it...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-02-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By NoradIV

Found what it was. Of all the things, it had to...

Found what it was. Of all the things, it had to be the most expensive one, AKA the AC compressor...

Has anyone tried this?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3DNsbATFxs

Edit: I just went...
Forum: C5 Tech
04-24-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By NoradIV

Ok, I have removed the belt, spun every pulley....

Ok, I have removed the belt, spun every pulley. None of them made any scratching, had any resistance or noise. All smooth. I spun water pump, power steering, alternator as well. I wasn't sure where...
Forum: C5 Tech
04-24-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By NoradIV

How do I... check it? Taking off the belt and see...

How do I... check it? Taking off the belt and see if it spins freely?
Forum: C5 Tech
04-24-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By NoradIV

Intermittent metal rubbing sound on Z06

Hello Guys,

My car has developed an intermittent metal rubbing sound. It comes from the engine bay and appears to come from the front of the engine. I hear this mostly at idle or at low speed. It...
04-15-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By NoradIV

I may have forgotten to specify, but my car has...

I may have forgotten to specify, but my car has stock suspension and chassis. I am mostly looking into playing with camber for now.

I have read all your posts and I will try to compare all the...
04-15-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By NoradIV

Alignment tools

Hello Guys,

My car just came back from the garage with fresh tie rods, rear SKF bearings (no money for the front atm) and an alignment job. (Was -1.0/-0.8 camber, and bad tie rods meant toe going...
04-12-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By NoradIV

Researched on the subject. Most people who have...

Researched on the subject. Most people who have ABS problems seems to end up having a faulty sensor anyway.

Current setup is 275 front and 295 rear and the car still understeer, but not as bad as...
04-12-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By NoradIV

I am interested in spending as little money as...

I am interested in spending as little money as possible on such a boring upgrade. I just want something that work for my application. I am buying wheels because my current setup is heavy, doesn't let...
04-12-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By NoradIV

Also, is there a way to know before buying a...

Also, is there a way to know before buying a wheel if it will fit with big brakes?
04-12-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By NoradIV

I looked at the TSW option already as well, but...

I looked at the TSW option already as well, but these wheels will cost me somewhere around 2200CAD delivered. The FlowOne are 1000$ below that with same size and same weight, and if they do the job,...
04-12-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By NoradIV

That is not bad (much less than CCW), but I...

That is not bad (much less than CCW), but I haven't found a canadian distributor. Delivered, these will be 2420$ (https://www.crossbordershopping.ca/calculators/canadian-duty-calculator), which is...
04-12-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By NoradIV

C5 wheel + big brakes fitment

Hello Guys,
I am looking at replacing my 19x9.5/20x10.5 Cray Scorpion (https://www.craycorvettewheels.com/corvette-wheels-rims-scorpion/) ultra-heavy-chrome-atrocities with something that is...
04-04-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,532
Posted By NoradIV

I just want to begin by saying that I have a lot...

I just want to begin by saying that I have a lot of character, and if I argue while being wrong, please tell me.


Well, for now, its a street/strip combo. I fancy the idea of turning it to a...
03-28-2019, 11:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,532
Posted By NoradIV

Yeah, he told me right away he wasn't an engine...

Yeah, he told me right away he wasn't an engine guy. I am not looking to do anything on mine for a while anyway. Need to work on the chassis first.

Truly a shame zekes closed; I don't think we...
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