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1986 Corvette Convertible

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NEW BEST TIME - 12.19@113 MPH!!!





Category Current Modifications The Future...
Exhaust
  • Hooker Super Comp Headers
  • Walker Dyno-Max Race Bullet mufflers
  • 3" mandrel bent tubing
  • x-pipe
     
Intake
  • Modified air cleaner housing
  • K&N air filter
  • screens removed from MAF sensor
  • heat sink removed from MAF sensor
  • MAT sensor moved to air filter housing
  • Edelbrock 52mm tb
  • Throttle body coolant bypass
  • Accel Super Ram - heavily ported
  • Crane adjustable fuel pressure regulator
  • hope depot MAF duct
  • AFR 190 L98 heads
  • TPIS Big Mouth manifold
  • F*** SVO 30# injectors
     
Block  
Suspension
  • Urethane bushings
  • Bilstien gas shocks
  • Vette Brakes springs, sway bars and smart struts
Wheels / Brakes
  • CCW 18x10.5 front / 18x11.5 rear street wheels
  • Pilot Sport 275/35-18 front, 335/30-18 rear street tires
  • CCW 18x12 race wheels
  • Goodyear 25.5x11.5x18 front, 25.5x12.5x18 rear slicks
  • Wilwood GNIII 6 piston front calipers, 14" rotors
  • Hawk blue / Wilwood Polymatrix pads
  • Chevy Silverado 3/4 ton Master Cylinder (1999 and newer)
  • stainless braided front brake lines
  • 4 piston rear calipers
Transmission/differential
  • George's Performance 700R4 w/wide kevlar band, extra clutches and manual valve body
  • 3.07 gears in a Dana 44, new bearings
  • new u-joints (again, extra strong this time!)
  • drive shaft loop
 
Interior
  • JVC AM/FM/Cass./CD
  • 2x8" subs, Boston Acoustics components
  • Audiomobile & Carver Amps, Audio Source Crossover
  • 1991 sport seats
  • steering wheel
  • new carpet

And a minor list of repairs... (already done)

  1. windshield
  2. top
  3. alternator
  4. battery
  5. brakes
  6. master cylinder
  7. rear wheel bearings
  8. all 6 u-joints (twice now...)
  9. drivers seat recline
  10. a few sets of wires, plugs, cap&rotor
  11. EGR valve, switch, oxygen sensor
  12. tires....
  13. bent cold start valve after Maher chevrolet did an oil change...
  14. radiator
  15. timing chain
  16. windshield, door and top seals
  17. starter, and replace leaking battery
  18. ABS control module relay
  19. upgrade to dana 44
  20. power brake booster (three times, now have a metal one)
  21. cooling fan motor, replaced fusible link w/breaker
  22. a/c compressor
  23. blower motor
  24. ball joints
  25. posi clutches
  26. shocks again
  27. u-joints again
  28. rebuilt trans again
  29. power stering pump, rack

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