Corvette How To's & Feature Articles


Archive for January, 2013

1964-1981 Corvette 4-Speed Shifter Rebuild

Is your Corvette shifter so loose that you sometimes have to hunt for each gear? Do you have to make a perfect shift pattern to get it into gear? Does the shift handle move around so much that you feel like you are stirring a m...


1963-1967 Corvette Rear Deck Emblem Installation

The Corvette rear script or emblem, along with virtually all other decorative trim and insignias on Mid-Year Corvettes, is made of chrome-plated pot metal. Over time, due to exposure to moisture and the elements, the chrome pla...


1963-1982 Corvette Water Pump Replacement

You notice a green spot under the front of the engine every time you stop. You hope it cures itself, but instead of disappearing, the spot gets bigger.  You check all of the obvious things: hoses, clamps, heater core, radiator...


1968-1982 Corvette Rally Wheel & Trim Ring Installation

Finding the correct Rally Wheels, trim rings and center caps for a 1968-1982 Corvette has always been a problem. Your options used to be used mismatched wheels and trim rings or the elusive NOS (New Old Stock) set. Now Zip Cor...


1975-1979 Corvette Exhaust System Installation

If you have a 1975 to 1979 Corvette and you want to pass most emission inspections, you are going to need the correct exhaust system, one that installs easily and, most of all, fits. You don’t want to have to hold your tongue...