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06-11-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,847
Posted By fatbillybob

DH, Almost NO cones on the road courses and...

DH,

Almost NO cones on the road courses and if you hit them at over 100mph anyway they do less damage.
06-09-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By fatbillybob

Run T1 and T2 last 10 years I have never seen...

Run T1 and T2 last 10 years I have never seen that on our cars. Looks like some other sidewall damage. I would not run those.
06-08-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 661
Posted By fatbillybob

water and water wetter only! It can save you and...

water and water wetter only! It can save you and the guys around you. Change the mix annually. Corrosion is not a problem in track cars.
Forum: C5 Tech
06-06-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 330
Posted By fatbillybob

I forgot....

I forgot what things look like. On the aluminum rear subframe there are either locating pins that go into holes in the steel frame OR there are pins fastened to the steel frame that go into locating...
06-05-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,229
Posted By fatbillybob

I only know one...spin 'em

I only know one...spin 'em
06-05-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,983
Posted By fatbillybob

I'm with you! The day the last crate LS6 was...

I'm with you! The day the last crate LS6 was bought was the day I should have sold my C5Z06 racecar. Instead I have suffered through 3 bad rebuilds from geniuses. I'm building my own or buying...
06-05-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,589
Posted By fatbillybob

Froggy, do you have extra stock failed...

Froggy,

do you have extra stock failed adjusters? I bet I could make the delrin pucks but the rubber off the oem and epoxy the delrin to the metal bases on the oem units. I would just turn...
06-04-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,983
Posted By fatbillybob

engine builders generally suck. They all claim...

engine builders generally suck. They all claim more than they can really do in reality. if you get a good engine from a rebuilder consider yourself almost a unicorn.
06-04-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,589
Posted By fatbillybob

I like the van steal ones you can crank on that...

I like the van steal ones you can crank on that nut. I got a frozen front right now. How does that happen? I adjust these things all the time since I'm racing yet one froze and I just can't get at...
06-04-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,589
Posted By fatbillybob

My t1 bars came with rounded delrin caps to ride...

My t1 bars came with rounded delrin caps to ride on not the OEM rubber things
05-29-2019, 12:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,983
Posted By fatbillybob

Something in the valley cover is an interesting...

Something in the valley cover is an interesting possibility which also explains why the homemade extra valley baffle seems to cure blowing too much oil.
05-24-2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,390
Posted By fatbillybob

You need to bleed brakes

You need to bleed brakes
05-23-2019, 01:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 625
Posted By fatbillybob

I use an electric winch with wireless remote. ...

I use an electric winch with wireless remote. Wirless remote makes your life easier. If the trailer and winch are car specific then mount the winch to pull in line and at the level from where you...
05-23-2019, 12:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,983
Posted By fatbillybob

What I have learned about the LS pcv is no one...

What I have learned about the LS pcv is no one really understands the whys. Many think they do. That's why catchcans keep coming up every few months when a new person start tracking or gets a new...
05-22-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,983
Posted By fatbillybob

I have many thoughts. 1st please post pic of...

I have many thoughts. 1st please post pic of your catch can hoses set up.
05-19-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 478
Posted By fatbillybob

If you have trouble let me know. I keep a spare...

If you have trouble let me know. I keep a spare rebuilt rack. It is a ZIP too. search the thread on leak at the rack wires on this board. There is no pro solution even from Turn 1. They have it...
05-18-2019, 10:14 PM
05-13-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,076
Posted By fatbillybob

What I have learned is when you get closer to the...

What I have learned is when you get closer to the limits of pad heat range, rotor for the job, and caliper for the job you get more pad taper, claiper rebuilding interval shortens, and increased...
05-09-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,557
Posted By fatbillybob

I have only sent in 1 that I epoxied. No one...

I have only sent in 1 that I epoxied. No one cared or noticed and I did not even think to volunteer. If I was receiving a rebuilt rack the 1st thing I would do is clean and epoxy the wires bundle...
05-06-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,557
Posted By fatbillybob

Yes those are the tips I used that happen to fit...

Yes those are the tips I used that happen to fit the epoxy tube. Anything will work. It is just hard to reach in there if you don't take things apart. I was lazy. Even a new rebuild rack can leak...
05-02-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By fatbillybob

Because you did not use new pads. You can use an...

Because you did not use new pads. You can use an old pad but it is suboptimal. New flat square pads touch new flat rotor surface 100%. Anything used will have small gaps until the pads and rotors...
04-28-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By fatbillybob

Fender heights are unreliable. What you want to...

Fender heights are unreliable. What you want to do is use the spring perch to adjust ride height measure per GM or measured from the the flat are near the puck holes at the frame front and rear. ...
04-12-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,478
Posted By fatbillybob

Do they ever have pro motorcycle races at Road...

Do they ever have pro motorcycle races at Road Atlanta like superbike?
04-09-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By fatbillybob

If you got no blurp with nannies off it would...

If you got no blurp with nannies off it would mean the nannies are intruding. I assume the C7 still allows owner freedom?
04-07-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,840
Posted By fatbillybob

Tough crowd. Do some research before you call...

Tough crowd. Do some research before you call people out. He and I are both on Fchat. I don't know him personally but Carreaper has been on Fchat since 2003 and has like 14,000 posts. He is new...
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