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Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 09-12-2017, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,712
Posted By johnu
I've had an '81 4 spd for 26 years and counting. ...

I've had an '81 4 spd for 26 years and counting. Sure it's slower then a turtle next to my C7 but It's a great cruiser. Buy the best one you can afford and enjoy it. You can buy a project but it...
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 08-17-2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,346
Posted By johnu
Just shut the trunk.

Just shut the trunk.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 08-15-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,346
Posted By johnu
I use a zippered bag (google "car bag"). Drive...

I use a zippered bag (google "car bag"). Drive the car over it and cover it.
http://i45.photobucket.com/albums/f82/juturtle/IMG_5022_zps39df69ae.jpg...
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 07-28-2016, 11:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 17,740
Posted By johnu
I'm sure if there was enough "internet traffic"...

I'm sure if there was enough "internet traffic" here to support it they would have it.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 05-28-2016, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,632
Posted By johnu
If a dealer has a lot full of traded in Z51's...

If a dealer has a lot full of traded in Z51's they will be more inclined to drop the price. In the mean time the guy trading in the car will most likely find a lower trade in value if they have a...
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 03-25-2016, 11:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,188
Posted By johnu
Back in 1978 I had the same decision......I've...

Back in 1978 I had the same decision......I've been with fiberglass ever since
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 02-27-2016, 08:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,892
Posted By johnu
Care to explain? :D

Care to explain? :D
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 02-10-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,086
Posted By johnu
All manufacturers switch secondary colors...

All manufacturers switch secondary colors frequently to keep things fresh. Would you still buy Sea Foam green from the mid 60's?
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-18-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,892
Posted By johnu
I had smacked a hole and the drivers side was...

I had smacked a hole and the drivers side was "knocked out". I had them reset to the latest alignment numbers from GM so I cannot say if anything was affected.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-16-2016, 09:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,892
Posted By johnu
I'm all ears. Why would it ride rougher? The...

I'm all ears. Why would it ride rougher? The suspension was not changed, only the height the car sits above the spring.

I had the alignment checked. Why would tire wear quicker?
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-11-2016, 11:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,892
Posted By johnu
4 full turns of the stock bolts on each end using...

4 full turns of the stock bolts on each end using a 10m ratcheting wrench.

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Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-06-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,525
Posted By johnu
Congrats, You'll like the brownstone...

Congrats, You'll like the brownstone sueded....it really is a "wow" interior!
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 12-01-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,350
Posted By johnu
Without the build sheet/window sticker, open the...

Without the build sheet/window sticker, open the hood and look for a wire coming up out of the top of the front shocks. The shocks are also a different color. The stocks are yellow on a base...
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 11-30-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,350
Posted By johnu
Welcome! I think you'll find a 3LT has most the...

Welcome!
I think you'll find a 3LT has most the doo-hickeys you'll need with that package. The Z51 with or without Mag and NPP exhaust were additional boxes to check other wise your looking for the...
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 11-29-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,064
Posted By johnu
I recently received their letter stating their...

I recently received their letter stating their computer just found me. (service was started 7-15-2014) and will turn it off in December. Fine with me it's in storage for 6 months. I keep getting...
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 11-10-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,167
Posted By johnu
I feel, It's a shame to hear...........

I feel, It's a shame to hear...........
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 11-05-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,631
Posted By johnu
For sure jump back and forth. I "surf" many...

For sure jump back and forth. I "surf" many other forums. All have their own personality and traffic.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 06-01-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,929
Posted By johnu
Welcome, At idle the direct injected motor...

Welcome,

At idle the direct injected motor sound like a Mercedes diesel.

Z51 pads do dust. May do change them out for a set that will not.

Yes, softer tires then the base tires.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 05-14-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,142
Posted By johnu
My quess: The public does not understand fancy...

My quess:
The public does not understand fancy words. The public still think of Corvettes being "fiberglass". Boats are the same way nowadays with VEC technology composites.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 05-04-2015, 11:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,127
Posted By johnu
Museum delivery on July 15th 2014. 5,600 smiles....

Museum delivery on July 15th 2014. 5,600 smiles. Road trip later this week will help run up more smiles!
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 05-04-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,760
Posted By johnu
Why not a convertible?

Why not a convertible?
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 04-08-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 26,023
Posted By johnu
I have a pearl white motorcycle, Lexus and even a...

I have a pearl white motorcycle, Lexus and even a Honda minivan!
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 04-06-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 97,865
Posted By johnu
Sam, congrats on living the Corvette dream. ...

Sam, congrats on living the Corvette dream. Don't forget the nights you dreamed about being able to purchase your first....don't forget that thrill and think you have to trade for something newer....
Forum: Z06 Discussions 04-05-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,964
Posted By johnu
With Yellow on hold and possibly off the chart...

With Yellow on hold and possibly off the chart for 2016. Yellow lovers will be scrambling to buy one now!
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 03-27-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,856
Posted By johnu
Look it over good and don't be afraid to talk...

Look it over good and don't be afraid to talk away if you're not satisfied. Otherwise you will look at those scratches every time you walk past your car for as long as you you it.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 02-20-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,421
Posted By johnu
Is that your car on their Facebook page?

Is that your car on their Facebook page?
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-31-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,277
Posted By johnu
Post #13. Sold & delivered

Post #13. Sold & delivered
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-27-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,283
Posted By johnu
I have to hit mine straight on going and coming. ...

I have to hit mine straight on going and coming. It took me a couple of months to figure out why I don't scrape entering (I hit it straight on) vs the heavy angle on existing which rubbed it good
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-21-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,365
Posted By johnu
I called hoping to hop in a class in early March...

I called hoping to hop in a class in early March and get a break from the snow....wishful thinking. Booked solid until April-May.
Forum: Corvette Stingray C7 General Discussions 01-17-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,566
Posted By johnu
An exercise bike will be your best friend! Best...

An exercise bike will be your best friend! Best wishes for fast healing.
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