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Archive for July, 2012
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1968-1982 Corvette Headlight Switch Removal and Installation

You pull your Corvette Headlight switch knob out and your lights go on. All of a sudden they go out, then come back on for no apparent reason. Maybe all of the dash lights have gone out or they only come on at one position on t...


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1969-1982 Corvette Door Outer Window Seals Replacement

When your Corvette door glass is rolled up, is there a large gap between the door and outside of the glass? Well, Pilgrim, there shouldn't be. On a Corvette there is a rubber seal that fills this area. It is called the Door Gla...


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1966 L79 Corvette – The Choice of Experience

Having owned some 30-year old Corvettes over the years, not to mention serving as a judge at several Corvette shows, you would expect Tim Gilmore of Austin, Texas, to know what he likes in a Corvette. And you'd be right. After ...



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Something Special – 1969 L36 Corvette is a cut above the rest

Garry Lansing is a Corvette technician from Indian Rocks Beach, Florida. That means he knows Corvettes inside and out. So when Gary falls in love with a particular Vette, you know it has to be something special. While he’s ow...


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Modifying a Corvette Grand Sport – LS is the Best Chevy V8

We are going to start with a new 2011 Corvette Grand Sport, and while it is not a 2012, it is a brand new left-over. The first dyno run was done with 800 miles on the clock. This particular GS was an A6 automatic. The car runs ...


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1969-1982 Corvette Door Handle & Lock Rod Installation

Do you have to pull your Corvette’s inside door handle way past center to open your door from the inside? Maybe the inside handle will no longer release. The only way you can open the Corvette Door from the inside is to r...