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06-20-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 914
Posted By c4cruiser

Have you checked for a quote from the National...

Have you checked for a quote from the National Corvette Museum? They have good rates and will work with you on coverage amounts and how/where you can drive your cars.
06-18-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,399
Posted By c4cruiser

Term Limits are the answer here. A...

Term Limits are the answer here. A Congresscritter would get either a specific number of years or terms This would take a change to the Constitution but it would be a worthwhile change given how...
Forum: C5 General
06-18-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 618
Posted By c4cruiser

Bad batteries happen; even new ones. I recently...

Bad batteries happen; even new ones. I recently had to replace the Interstate battery that had been in my C5 coupe for just over 10 years.:ack: I had been using a Battery Tender Junior on the car...
06-18-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,399
Posted By c4cruiser

I have no real doubt that she does have some...

I have no real doubt that she does have some health issues. I also have no doubt that the fools in San Francisco who keep returning her to office are just as sick if not just as mentally deficient. ...
06-14-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By c4cruiser

It's done by the manufacturer and appears to be...

It's done by the manufacturer and appears to be basically washing instructions. I don't think there is any way that it could be reproduced on an existing rear vinyl window. Is your top original to...
06-13-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By c4cruiser

My old '92 convertible never had a logo on the...

My old '92 convertible never had a logo on the fabric top. A pic would help; it sounds like an owner have had it embroidered as part of a replacement. It wasn't a factory option either.
Forum: C5 Tech
06-13-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By c4cruiser

While those pads at the Amazon link will work on...

While those pads at the Amazon link will work on C5's, they are described as "semi-metallic", there is a note that says OEM C5 pads are ceramic. Looking a bit further, AC Delco "Advantage" pads are...
06-08-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 913
Posted By c4cruiser

It's a good idea to ask the shop if they will...

It's a good idea to ask the shop if they will even install customer parts. Most shops won't provide any sort of warranty on the work and may not even cover the removal/replacement of a owned part if...
Forum: C5 General
06-07-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By c4cruiser

Thanks for the heads up!! :thumbs: Ordered 2...

Thanks for the heads up!! :thumbs: Ordered 2 bottles.
06-06-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By c4cruiser

The factory installed that X-brace on all C4...

The factory installed that X-brace on all C4 convertibles. The idea was to add some stiffness to the frame to help with body flex The 'vert is not as stiff as the coupe so the x-brace is supposed...
06-03-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,773
Posted By c4cruiser

A '92 C4 convertible was my fourth Corvette...

A '92 C4 convertible was my fourth Corvette having owned a '70 big block coupe, a '73 coupe and a '78 coupe before that. Back in 2005, I bought a C5 (still have it) and then an '87 coupe and a 93...
Forum: Off Topic
06-01-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,200
Posted By c4cruiser

When your mortgage was bought, you should have...

When your mortgage was bought, you should have received a document that outlined your rights to go somewhere else. Any bank worth anything nowdays should offer a free "Bill Pa" service that lets you...
05-31-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,471
Posted By c4cruiser

The seller also posted an ad in the Pacific...

The seller also posted an ad in the Pacific Northwest section (https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/pacific-northwest/4280068-fs-1986-c4-convertible.html) with a couple of pics. If the car was in...
05-30-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,617
Posted By c4cruiser

Ask him if you can take the car to a reputable...

Ask him if you can take the car to a reputable auto repair shop and have them do a Used Vehicle Inspection. For around $150, you get a written estimate of any repair(s) and overall condition. Get...
05-30-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 825
Posted By c4cruiser

As the Governor, she can assign/reassign New...

As the Governor, she can assign/reassign New Mexico National Guard troops to whatever she wants them to do. But once NG troops are Federalized, they are under the command of the regular Army and...
05-29-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,485
Posted By c4cruiser

I had to get a new battery for my C5 3 weeks ago....

I had to get a new battery for my C5 3 weeks ago. Went to Costco for an Interstate and got the replacement for $77. I think it weighed about 31 lbs.

The old Interstate battery that was in the...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-29-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By c4cruiser

DOT5 brake fluid is silicone based and should not...

DOT5 brake fluid is silicone based and should not be used in cars that have ABS. There could be issues with fluid cavitation and that will cause braking issues. DOT5 and DOT5.1 fluids do not mix. ...
05-27-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,367
Posted By c4cruiser

While there are a number of Shell stations in my...

While there are a number of Shell stations in my area, I haven't seen any advertising of this new gas. What is the advertised octane rating on the pumps that you use? Here in WA, 92 Octane is the...
05-25-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,583
Posted By c4cruiser

You can get window stickers and a build sheet...

You can get window stickers and a build sheet from the National Corvette Museum that are specific to your car. They have an online ordering process that requires your VIN.
05-25-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,748
Posted By c4cruiser

Even fewer voted to keep her as Speaker of the...

Even fewer voted to keep her as Speaker of the House. But the House is currently controlled by the Dims so she's in that position for now. I think that it would have been impossible for some other...
Forum: C5 General
05-23-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 417
Posted By c4cruiser

You may have to replace the OEM wheel studs with...

You may have to replace the OEM wheel studs with longer ones. Or get adapters that have studs already installed. These type of adapters are bolted to the OEM wheel studs and the wheel bolts to the...
Forum: Off Topic
05-23-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 427
Posted By c4cruiser

Most banks and credit unions have an escrow...

Most banks and credit unions have an escrow service that can be used to buy a car or anything that would involve transfer of money. Might be worth talking to your bank or CU about their process. I...
Forum: C5 General
05-22-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,199
Posted By c4cruiser

:iagree: Not a Z06. The Z06 model is a FRC or...

:iagree: Not a Z06. The Z06 model is a FRC or Fixed Roof Coupe. The VIN shows it to be a 2000 model year. Also the two door jamb decals show the wrong size tires and the production date is...
Forum: C5 Tech
05-18-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 307
Posted By c4cruiser

Flexplate?

Flexplate?
Forum: C5 General
05-16-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By c4cruiser

GM uses a base coat/clear coat on all of their...

GM uses a base coat/clear coat on all of their vehicles. Pretty sure the acrylic top does not have a coating.
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