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Corvette Break-In Oil Change Information

Corvette Break-In Oil Change Information

2014-2019 Corvette models equipped with the 6.2L V8 engine (RPO LT1, LT4, LT5) with a dry sump oil system (RPO Z52) (Fig. 31) require an engine oil change immediately after […]

August 24, 2018
Corvette and Camaro Performance Calibrations Programming

Corvette and Camaro Performance Calibrations Programming

New performance calibrations are available from Chevrolet Performance for 2014-2018 Corvettes and 2017-2019 Camaros that deliver greater handling on the track as well as during daily driving. The calibrations have […]

July 8, 2018
The New King of the Hill: 2019 Corvette ZR1

The New King of the Hill: 2019 Corvette ZR1

The most powerful and fastest production Corvette ever made. (Fig. 1) That’s the 2019 ZR1, with its hand-assembled 6.2L supercharged V8 engine (RPO LT5) producing 755 horsepower and 715 lb.-ft. […]

July 1, 2018
2019 Corvette ZR1 Ground Effects Installation

2019 Corvette ZR1 Ground Effects Installation

Due to the size of the aerodynamic components, or ground effects — front fascia splitter, rocker moldings, rear spoiler, etc. — on the 2019 Corvette ZR1 (Fig. 10) as well […]

July 1, 2018
New 2017 Corvette Aero Packages

New 2017 Corvette Aero Packages

2017 Corvettes equipped with a Performance Package (RPO CFV, CFZ, Z07) have several different aerodynamic components, or ground effects. These packages may include splitters, end caps, rockers, and spoilers that […]

September 18, 2016
Updated Corvette Driveline Support Assembly Replacement Procedure

Updated Corvette Driveline Support Assembly Replacement Procedure

Slow engine cranking, a dead battery or a no start condition on 2014-2016 Corvette models equipped with an automatic transmission may be caused by a misaligned driveline support assembly (Fig. […]

August 30, 2016
Corvette Power Steering Gear Cooling Duct Installation

Corvette Power Steering Gear Cooling Duct Installation

The 2014-2016 Corvette is designed to deliver outstanding performance on the track with minimal changes needed to get the car ready to meet the demands of track driving.   Driving […]

June 1, 2016
Corvette Ground Effects Shipped Separately

Corvette Ground Effects Shipped Separately

The process of delivering the ground effects and other loose-shipped parts for 2016-2017 Corvette models (Fig. 8) to dealerships has changed.   Fig. 8   Due to the size of […]

May 24, 2016
Digital Angle Gauge Required for Corvette Rear Wheel Alignment

Digital Angle Gauge Required for Corvette Rear Wheel Alignment

As part of a rear wheel alignment on the 2014-2016 Corvette for track events and competitive driving, the rear wheel caster must be set. To measure rear wheel caster, a […]

May 3, 2016
Corvette Competitive Driving Wheel Alignment Tips

Corvette Competitive Driving Wheel Alignment Tips

Some 2014-2016 Corvette owners may want the vehicle’s wheel alignment set-up for track events and competitive driving. (Fig. 11) The vehicle must be returned back to the original specifications after […]

May 3, 2016
TCC Shudder and New Mobil 1 Fluid Exchange

TCC Shudder and New Mobil 1 Fluid Exchange

A new transmission fluid exchange procedure and a new formula of Mobil 1 Synthetic LV ATF HP transmission fluid have been released to address torque converter clutch (TCC) shudder conditions […]

January 31, 2019
Using the GE-52079 Coolant System Fill Tool

Using the GE-52079 Coolant System Fill Tool

The supercharged 6.2L V8 engine (RPO LT5) in the 2019 Corvette ZR1 uses five charge air cooling radiators. Behind the front fascia, there are three charge air cooling radiators; one […]

August 30, 2018
LT5 Supercharger Electronic Bypass Valve

LT5 Supercharger Electronic Bypass Valve

The supercharger on the 2019 Corvette ZR1 creates a maximum boost pressure of 13.96 psi (96.3 kPa) to help the 6.2L small block V8 engine (RPO LT5) deliver 755 horsepower […]

August 24, 2018
QR Code on Certification Label Offers More RPO Codes

QR Code on Certification Label Offers More RPO Codes

Beginning with the 2018 model year, a QR code was added to the Certification label (Fig. 3) on all Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC models. The new QR code includes […]

May 21, 2018