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CORVETTE MAGAZINE BACK ISSUE INDEX

Vette Vues Magazine has been publishing articles since 1972. This page will help you find the back issue you need for tips and advice on restoring or fixing your Vette. Whether you are going for a Certification Corvette or the Show Corvette look or just a daily driver, you can find the facts you need in one of these back issues. With reprints of the Chevrolet Service Bulletins, to paint and body, brakes and suspension, engine and drivetrain, we’ve covered it all in our 46 years of continuous publication.

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Vette Vues Magazine Back Issue Index:

July 1976- Volume 5, Number 1
21…Fiberglass Facts!

August 1976 – Volume 5, Number 2
3…The “Vette Vues Project ’56” is Coming. . . An Exciting Complete Restoration
10…Fiberglass Facts!

September 1976 – Volume 5, Number 3
5…Corvette: Circa 1977. . . . Exclusive Coverage of the 77
27…Tuning the Corvette Engine. . . . A Guide For the Novice
32…Fiberglass Facts!
40…The Only Way to Really Cruise – With Control
42…Vette Vues Magazine and Rowley Auto Body’s VV Project ’56

October 1976- Volume 5, Number 4

November 1976 – Volume 5, Number 5
11 An In Depth Study of the 1962 Corvette – 3rd in series
23 Fiberglass Facts!
30 Corvette Styling Dynamics. . . . a Study of the Corvette Evolution
32 Vette Vues Magazine and Rowley Auto Body’s VV Project ’56. . . Part 2

December 1976- Volume 5, Number 6
7 Corvette SR-2.
18 Fiberglass Facts!
21 Vette Vues Magazine and Rowley Auto Body’s VV Project ’56

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January 1977- Volume 5, Number 7
8 Fiberglass Facts!
21 “Vette Vues Project ’56 – Part 4.
33 Front Wheel Bearing Maintenance – cleaning, repacking and replacing.

February 1977- Volume 5, Number 8
5 Evaluation: ’76. The 1976 Corvettes
22 Fiberglass Facts!
26 The Gas Door Emblem. A VV Product Report.
28 A Glossary of Corvette Terminology or “huh”? Terms you Thought You Knew.
31 Rare 1976 Corvette. a Future Collector’s car? A Misprint from St. Louis.
32 A Rare French Corvette Brochure. M. F. Dobbins with translation.
36 Aluminum Wheel Restoration. how to make old into like new. Part 1 of 2
42 Vette Vues Magazine & Rowley Auto Body present “Vette Vues Project ’56”. Part 5.
44 Installation of 1965 – 1967 Corvette Side Exhaust. How to.

March 1977- Volume 5, Number 9
11 The Aerovette by Chevrolet.
23 The 1970 Corvette. A look at the last high-performance Vettes.
24 Fiberglass Facts!
48 “Vette Vues Project ’56” Part – 6

April 1977- Volume 5, Number 10
6 Exclusive Coverage. the 500,000th Corvette is built at St. Louis Assembly Plant.
33 Aluminum Wheel Restoration. Part 2 of 2
35 “Vette Vues Project ’56” Part 7.
36 Fiberglass Facts!

May 1977- Volume 5, Number 11
16 “Vette Vues Project ’56” Part 8.
24 Fiberglass Facts!
30 Stolen Corvettes. Ways to stop Corvette thefts.
34 Aluminum Wheel Restoration with the wheels in place.

June 1977- Volume 5, Number 12
12 New Aluminum Wheel for 1978 Corvettes? sure looks like it.
14 “Vette Vues Project ’56” Part 9
16 Fiberglass Facts!

July 1977- Volume 6, Number 1
16 “Vette Vues Project ’56” 18 Corvette – The First 25 Years. and the Best is Yet to Come. First ’78 Specs. The 1978 Corvette.
23 Vette Vues of the Past. First Vette Vues 1972.
29 Fiberglass Facts!

August 1977- Volume 6, Number 2
4 Sneak-A-Peek at the coming 1978 Corvettes. update on the ’78 options list.
12 Fiberglass Facts!
16 Corvette Identification and Instruction Labels -1965.

September 1977- Volume 6, Number 3
5 Corvette 1978- Beginning with the all new emblem, the new Vette is a real beauty.
6 Exclusive: The First Complete Photo Coverage of the 1978 Corvette.
15 A Modern Classic- The Corvette Story. 1953 to 1978.
20 Fiberglass Facts!

October 1977- Volume 6, Number 4
28 Fiberglass Facts!
34 “Vette Vues Project ’56”- Part 11.

November 1977- Volume 6, Number 5
14 Fiberglass Facts!
18 “Vette Vues Project ’56”- Part 12.

December 1977- Volume 6, Number 6
16 “Vette Vues Project ’56” – Part 13.
22 The Mako Shark II the wildest Vette ever.
32 Fiberglass Facts!
36 1963 – 1967 Headlight Motor Re-Build.

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January 1978- Volume 6, Number 7

12 Fiberglass Facts!
32 Corvette Heater Rattle.

February 1978- Volume 6, Number 8
14 Fiberglass Facts!
32 1962 Identification & Instruction Labels.

March 1978- Volume 6, Number 9
Fiberglass Facts!

April 1978- Volume 6, Number 10
16 Fiberglass Facts!
28 Progress Report – 1965 Factory F.I. Corvette.
30 Vues of the Past – the 1967 Corvette
37 1977 Turbocharged Corvette.
77 “Vette Vues Project ’56” Update.

May 1978- Volume 6, Number 11
38 Factory Facts!
40 No. 466- First Indy Car in Florida! 1978 Pacecar.
44 Indy Pace Car “Scoreboard”. 1978 Pacecar price list.

June 1978- Volume 6, Number 12
13 Corvette Identification and Instruction Labels 1958 – 1959.
31 Fiberglass Facts!

July 1978- Volume 7, Number 1
6 Fiberglass Facts!

August 1978- Volume 7, Number 2
38 Fiberglass Facts!

September 1978- Volume 7, Number 3
5 Fiberglass Facts!
6 The ’79 Chevrolet Long Lead Press Preview. fun galore on “Black Lake”.
8 Corvette for 1979. a few changes and lots of promises for the future.

October 1978- Volume 7, Number 4
5 Fiberglass Facts!
18 1971 Corvette Identification and Instruction Labels.
24 1967 Corvette Identification and Instruction Labels.
28 Vues of the Past. The 1963 Corvette. a great reprint from Vette Vues of 1975.

November 1978- Volume 7, Number 5
7 Fiberglass Facts!
8 The Mind Bender. L/88’s. Part 1.

December 1978- Volume 7, Number 6
13 Fiberglass Facts!
34 “You Need A Brake Today” Fixing Your brakes.

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January 1979- Volume 7, Number 7
10 Part 2. L-88’s and the good old daze!
23 Fiberglass Facts!
30 Corvette Ad Nostalgia. “In The Beginning”.

February 1979- Volume 7, Number 8
5 Fiberglass Facts!
20 Corvette Thefts Things to do so you wont be the next looser.
35 Fuel Injected ’78 Pace Car Project.

March 1979- Volume 7, Number 9
6 Fiberglass Facts!
16 Bleeding Brake Systems Using Silicone Brake Fluid.
21 Corvette Theft. Looking at VIN Numbers.
29 Corvette Ad Nostalgia. How it was in the beginning. Part 2
112 “How – To” Tip- Inexpensive Damper Puller.

April 1979- Volume 7, Number 10
6 Fiberglass Facts!
14 L-88 King of the Road. Part 3 of the series that looks into this very rare breed.
24 What does an Original ’67 L-88 Engine Look Like?

May 1979- Volume 7, Number 11
20 Fiberglass Facts!

June 1979- Volume 7, Number 12
7 Fiberglass Facts!
18 The Final Color Sand. the finishing touch for that beautiful paint job on your Corvette.

July 1979- Volume 8, Number 1
6 Up Yours! 2 + 2 Does not always add up to 4. increasing your Gasoline Octane.
22 Fiberglass Facts!
34 Forming a Corvette Club. some tips on getting that local group together.
38 Corvette Ad Nostalgia.
46 Healing a Wounded Muncie. what to do with that leak if the Doctor can’t come.
48 Corvette Thefts. More suggestions from our readers on how to prevent losing your Vette.

August 1979- Volume 8, Number 2
5 Grand Sport Corvette, Serial #1
10 Fiberglass Facts!
75 Grand Sport Corvette, Serial #3

September 1979- Volume 8, Number 3
10 The 1980 Corvettes! the 1980 “Long Lead Press Preview” gives us all the details.
22 Fiberglass Facts!

October 1979- Volume 8, Number 4
21 Fiberglass Facts!
75 Look What’s coming from Chevrolet. The ‘Turbo’ Corvette. When?

November 1979- Volume 8, Number 5 10 Fiberglass Facts!

December 1979- Volume 8, Number 6
8 Fiberglass Facts!
28 Drive Shaft to Differential Adapter. “How To”.
34 Corvette Facelift – Part 1. Preparing for that new Corvette Paint Job.
38 What Glamour is in a Name? you might say that Chevrolet has a way with words.
40 Remember When. comparing today’s dollars with yesterday’s Corvettes.

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February 1980- Volume 8, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts! More Corvette items you may not remember.
18 The Return of Corvette # 2963. more on the “Swiss Corvette”.
33 Adjusting Rear Wheel Camber On 1963 & later Corvettes. “How To”.

March 1980- Volume 8, Number 9
6 Fiberglass Facts! Put on your thinking caps for these teasers.
7 The ZL-1. Case History of 1969 Corvette ZL-1, S/N 29219. one of ONLY two built.

April 1980- Volume 8, Number 10
6 Fiberglass Facts! Remember these Corvette items?

June 1980- Volume 8, Number 12
9 Fiberglass Facts!

July 1980- Volume 9, Number 1
8 Fiberglass Facts! 9 When You’re Hot. You’re Hot! How to cool of your Corvette.
27 Corvette Facelift- Part IV. we wrap up our articles on doing your own paintwork.
84 Numbers and what they mean. Corvette numbers can be very confusing.

August 1980- Volume 9 Number 2
8 Fiberglass Facts!
9 The 1954 Chevrolet Corvette. a Vette Vues “Feature” Article.

September 1980- Volume 9, Number 3
8 Fiberglass facts!
9 The 1981 Corvette. The “Y” car sees few changes, but definite improvements.
46 Get the “wet” out of your Vette! A “how to” Article on drying up your interior.

October 1980- Volume 9, Number 4
8 Fiberglass Facts!
18 The Right Track. all aboard the “Valve Train”.
30 Price Changes in the Postwar Car Market. A look at what has happened to Vette prices.

November 1980- Volume 9, Number 5
8 Fiberglass Facts!

December 1980- Volume 9, Number 6
7 Fiberglass Facts!
82 1967 Corvette Technical Information, 1967: Facts & Figures
84 Feature articles on the “1967 Corvette”

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January 1981- Volume 9, Number 7
6 Fiberglass Facts!
52 Engaging Conversation. . . . What You Need To Know About Your Clutch and Pressure Plate
56 Rear Wheel Bearing Greaser. . . . a How-To save a few bucks in Your Spare Time
66 Water Works. . . . if Your Engine Pings, a Water Injection System Could be the Answer

February 1981 – Volume 9, Number 8
6 Fiberglass Facts!

March 1981 – Volume 9, Number 9
6 Fiberglass Facts!
17 Rear Wheel Spindle Yoke Snapping Noise – 1980 Corvettes. . . . Service Procedures
30 Sting Ray Defroster Trickery

May 1981- Volume 9, Number 11
6 Fiberglass Facts!

August 1981- Volume 10, Number 2
6 Fiberglass Facts!
40 Big Block Ignition Shielding for 1965 – 1967. Spotting the differences.

September 1981 – Volume 10, Number 3
6 Fiberglass Facts!

October 1981 – Volume 10, Number 4
6 Fiberglass Facts!
20 Pulling, Rubbing, & $$CASH$$. . . . Tips on Bringing Your Vette Back into Line
33 A “Under-Look” at the ’83 Corvette??
42 Carburetor Doctoring: Major Surgery Not Required!

December 1981 – Volume 10, Number 6
6 Fiberglass Facts! 28 Power Play. . . . The Ins and Outs of Nitrous Oxide and Your Corvette

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February 1982- Volume Ten, Number 7
6 Fiberglass Facts!
16 The Van Weele “Z-06″ Corvette A 1963 Z-06 Coupe.

March 1982- Volume 10, Number 8
6 Fiberglass Facts!
12 First News of the PPG / Chevrolet TURBO V6-90 Corvette
28 A ”Start-ling” Discovery. You say your car makes not a sound when you turn the key.
44 Vette Vues “Ad Scene”
58 When it comes to screaming Corvettes, you need to use your HEAD (s) ending detonation.

April 1982- Volume 10, Number 9
6 Fiberglass Facts! Four very unusual Corvette items.

January 1980- Volume 8, Number 7
7 Fiberglass Facts! A few puzzlers for the early Corvette buffs.
18 Remember When. the 2nd in a series of Corvette comparisons with “Today’s” prices. 26 Corvette Facelift-Part II. preparing the Corvette for painting.

May 1982- Volume 10, Number 10
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three oldies to test your memory.

June 1982- Volume 10, Number 11
6 Factory Facts! Three more Vette items that you don’t see everyday.
18 A “Quick Fix” For your Quadra-Jet. That Rochester unit can be saved.
22 The Scoop on the Corvette Paneling. How to make those door panels look like new. 30 Save Those Wheels. Don’t toss that Wheel, restore it.

July 1982- Volume 10 Number 12
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three items to test your memory. good luck.
37 Additional information on surviving 1956 Corvettes by VIN numbers and exterior colors.

August 1982- Volume 11, Number 1
6 Fiberglass Facts! three more unusual items that you may not have seen

Sept. 1982- Volume 11, Number 2
6 Fiberglass Facts! A few more seldom seen Corvette items to test your memory.

October 1982- Volume 11, Number 3
6 Fiberglass Facts!
23 1957 Corvette Fuel Injection Ignition Distributors.
32 Vette Vues revisits the Corvette Plant in Bowling Green, KY.

November 1982- Volume 11, Number 4
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three early items to test your memory.
26 1956 -1957 Corvette “Paperwork” Vin #’s. Mike Hunt tells it like it was.
82 The 1983 Exterior & Interior Colors Are Here. pick your favorite combination now.

December 1982- Volume 11, Number 5
6 Fiberglass Facts!

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January 1983- Volume 11, Number 6
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three Rarely Seen Items to Test Your Vette Memory.
36 Research Project 1956/1957: You Say You’ve Got a FI Car Let Me Tell You how it was

February 1983 Volume 11, Number 7
7 Fiberglass Facts!
45 Research Project 1956/1957: 1956 Sequential Engine Numbers. What do they Mean? 54 Power Mirror installation on a 1968-1982 Corvette.
58 How-To replace those rusted out fuel & Brake Lines in the Next Available Weekend.

March 1983- Volume 11, Number 8
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three more unusual Corvette items to test your memory.
10 The New 1984 Corvette is Featured!

April 1983- Volume 11, Number 9
6 Fiberglass Facts!
32 Late Model Non-Powered Seats Installed in a 1968-1977 Corvette.
36 Corvette Rear End Removal and Repair.
38 Corvette Performance and Economy.
42 1956 Corvettes. Idiosyncracies.

May 1983- Volume 11, Number 10
6 Fiberglass Facts!
48 And Speaking of “Power”. The 1984 Competition Corvette is introduced to the Press. 52 National Press Preview of the 1984 Corvette.

June 1983- Volume 11, Number 11
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three more early “Goodies” to test your Vette memory.
20 1984 Corvette Price Information.
42 How to Fix Your 1968-1982 Headlights.
50 Datecodes: RP 56/57 Looks at Window Datecodes. What do They Mean?

July 1983- Volume 11, Number 12
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three Corvette Goodies to Test Your Memory.

August 1983- Volume 12, Number 13
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three more past Vette items to test your memory.
24 1957 Corvette Datecodes. What they mean to the early Vette Enthusiast.

Sept 1983- Volume 12, Number 2
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three more unusual early Corvette items to test your memory.

October 1983- Volume 12, Number 3
6 Fiberglass Facts! These three early Vette items may stump you.
39 “Vues of the Past” Due to popular demand, we look at 1964 Corvettes again.

November 1983- Volume 12, Number 4
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three Mid year Corvette items to test your memory
20 When it comes to Quadrajets, here’s how to make sweat music with your Vette.
36 The 1963 to 1967 Corvette Color-Codes. Answers to many of your questions
152 The 1984 Corvette. A Technical Series that tells the complete story.

December 1983- Volume 12, Number 5
6 Fiberglass Facts! Three more unusual Vette items to test your memory.
23 1956 Corvette Production Option Quantities. New Data Sheds new light on cars.
83 1984 Corvette: The Technical Side of this Winner. Part 2

 

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January 1984- Volume 12, Number 6
6 Fiberglass Facts!
28 Chevrolet Corvette for 1959. all the ’59 Facts.
42 1957 Corvette Production Options: The 1957 Corvette. 5
6 High Energy Crisis. Making Sure all of your electricity reaches the right place.
59 The 1984 Chevrolet Corvette. The Technical Side of this Winner. Part 3
142 A Preloaded Question. Hydraulic Lifters.
184 1966 Corvette Production Facts. Facts and Figures on the mid sixties Stingrays.

February 1984- Volume 12, Number 7
6 Fiberglass Facts!
28 The 1984 Chevrolet Corvette. the Technical side. Part 4

March 1984- Volume 12, Number 8
6 Fiberglass Facts
32 Vette Vues “Ad Scene”
110 Corvette LT-1. The Beginning The High Performance Solid Lifter Small Blocks.
141 The Chevrolet Corvette for 1984. The Technical Side. Part 5.
159 1957 Corvette Engine Numbers. what inspired Vette buyers to Order as they did.

April 1984- Volume 13, Number 9
6 Fiberglass Facts!
22 1956 Corvette Build Dates?
28 Corvette for 1984. Technical Side. The Final Part 6.
40 Vette Vues “AD Scene”
159 Chevrolet Power News. GTP Competition Prototype Corvette. Power to the people.

May 1984- Volume 12, Number 10
6 Fiberglass Facts!
33 Car Theft – Will You be a Statistic?
37 Spinning For Sparks: Distributors
110 Re-Tirement. . . . 50, 60, 70 Series, which aspect ratio best suits your Corvette?

June 1984- Volume 12, Number 11
6 Fiberglass Facts!
120 Batteries. . . . OEM Tar Tops. . . . the complete technical story
158 The 1985 multipoint fuel injection, tuned intake manifold is very unusual.

July 1984- Volume 12, Number 12
6 Fiberglass Facts!
61 A Different Differential. Understanding your Complicated Rear End.
72 The RPO Car. Understanding The G.M. Abbreviations and Acronyms Concerning Vettes.
120 Remember 1966. When Ordering a New Vette Was Fun!

August 1984- Volume 13, Number 1
6 Fiberglass Facts!
27 A degree of Performance. Establishment of Proper Cam Phasing.
83 1963 Found in a Barn. Really. . .
118 Vette Vues Ad Scean. the 1984 Corvette has been seen in print more than any other year.
135 The Grand Sports. Reprint from “The Best of Vette Vues”, our First Nine Years. Follows # 1 and # 3 GP.

September 1984- Volume 13, Number 2
6 Fiberglass Facts!
191 No Matter what you may have heard, Your Corvette Does Rust!! But there is a Solution.

October 1984- Volume 13, Number 3
6 Fiberglass Facts!
46 We “Take a Look at Lid Dates” of 1956-1957 Corvettes. Items that are usally overlooked.
100 Chevrolet Corvette For 1985! The 1985 Corvette.
166 Springs & Things. A Guid To Front Springs For 1963-1982 Corvettes.

November 1984- Volume 13, Number 4
6 Fiberglass Facts!
7 1985 Corvette Price Info.
39 1959 Corvette “Survivor” Vehicles. where are the 25th Anniversary Corvettes now.
46 Research Project 1956/1957. A Fleet of 498 1956 Corvettes.

December 1984- Volume 13, Number 5
6 Fiberglass Facts!
7 1963 Harley Earl Styling Car
60 An Element of Power. guess again: all Air Cleaner Elements are NOT Created Equal. 62 New Tricks for Old Vettes. It’s True: You Can Teach an old Vette New Tricks.

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February 1985- Volume 13, Number 7
6 Factory Facts!
20 1956/1957 Corvette Generators. a/k/a: # 1102043.

March 1985- Volume 13, Number 8
6 Fiberglass Facts!
23 Exclusive: 1984 Corvette Model Production Statistics. How Many & What Colors.

April 1985- Volume 13, Number 9
6 Fiberglass Facts!
34 Performance Now From Chevrolet. Part 3. 30th Anniversary of the 1984 – 1985 Corvette.
42 Vette Vues “Ad Scene”
62 Mid Year Corvette Frame Repair. Part 1. what to do when you don’t trust in rust.
77 Performance Now from chevrolet. Behind the Scenes Part 3. 108 RP56/57 Presents “A Look at LATE 1957 F.I. Corvettes”

May 1985- Volume 13, Number 10
6 Fiberglass Facts!
55 RP 56/57 takes a look at “Mid-Year 1957 F.I. Corvettes”.

June 1985- Volume 13, Number 11
6 Fiberglass Facts!
27 Mid – Year Corvette Frame Repair- Part II
49 RP 56/57 Looks at the “1958” Corvette
94 Chevrolet Performance Now. Behind the Scenes Part 5.
155 Corvette Frame Protection. What to do when self-destruction hits your frame.

July 1985- Volume 13, Number 12
6 Fiberglass facts!

September 1985- Volume 14, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts!
19 Rare “J-56” Corvette Coupe. 1 Example of only 29 cars built. a real screamer.
160 1956/57 Corvette Exterior Colors & Paint.

October 1985- Volume 14, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts!
65 Corvette For 1986! “New” Corvette has some Great added features to offer.
88 Canadian 1956 Corvettes! Material thought to be lost forever is finally revealed.

November 1985- Volume 14, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts!
47 Corvette Trivia. 15 Questions to help you when you next play the board game.
82 Canadian 1957 Corvettes. we know now that 20 ’57’s went to Canadian dealers.
90 The Big Stall – Part II. selecting the right torque converter pays dividends.
112 Corvettes and the “Rear Axle Syndrome”. alignment – springs – side yokes.
187 Biography of Zora Arkus – Duntov. “Mr. Corvette” has done & seen it all.

December 1985- Volume 14, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts!
102 Vette Vues – Ad Scene. Ad’s from the past.

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January 1986- Volume 14, Number 6
6 Fiberglass Facts!
26 Research Project 1956/1957, The Phantom SR 2 Hi Fin Corvette.

February 1986- Volume 14, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts!
22 Head ‘Em Up! Coping With Today’s Low Octane Fuels.
33 A Corvette Chronology Produces real Milestones on the road of the “Real McCoy”.
38 In the beginning, all Corvettes were equal. but it didn’t take long for change. Production Numbers:
39 The Newest Corvette From Chevrolet and Bowling Green. The 1986 Corvette, Convertible.
67 Your Corvette Frame is Rusting! Cause, Inspection, Cure.

March 1986- Volume 14, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts!
13 Lights Up! This easy custom touch can give your Corvette a new look in the fast lane.
20 Research Project ’56 / ’57 takes “A Look at Early 1957 F.I. Corvettes”. the survivors. 96 Remember When? You could buy a Corvette for $2300. Prototype Vette for $3500. WOW!
129 Update your late model Corvette to ’84 style mirrors for a look of the future.
138 The 1968 Vacuum System requires lots of troubleshooting to work like new.

April 1986- Volume 14, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts!
43 Coil Spring Adjustment and Replacement. Tired of those Saggin’, Crackin’ out the Fender Blues.
157 The Racing Stingray. A First Hand Report From 1957, 1959-1960. The Mitchell Stingray.

May 1986- Volume 14, Number 10
4 Fiberglass Facts!
45 1972 LT-i W / AC Survey Report
169 Research Project 1956/1957 Looks at Survivor Car Ignition Distributors.

June 1986- Volume 14, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts!
24 Factory Anti Theft System. Debugging the 1975 alarm System.
46 Corvette Frame Repair Update. Making you aware of any problems.
87 1956 SR – 2
129 1968 Corvette Windshield Wiper Electrical System. 3rd in a series.

July 1986- Volume 14, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts!

November 1986- Volume 15, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts!
93 RPO LT-1: Three-year option was a real stormer!
104 New for 1987 Corvette: Tire Pressure Warning System. How it works.
152 Quest for Quickness! First of a Three Part Series to help you “Tune your Vette”.

December 1986- Volume 15, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts!
29 Possible problems with starting 1986 & 1987 cars.
78 1962 Corvette Project Car.
97 Quest for Quickness – The Ignition System / Part II.

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January 1987- Volume 15, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts!
30 Vette Tech! Tips for the Connoisseur.
93 Stop & Go! So you have Brake Problems.
108 Quest For Quickness: The Fuel System. Part III 125 Ring Tech: Using Available Technology To Improve Your Vette’s Performance!

February 1987- Volume 15, Number 7
18 Corvette’s Neglected Suspension Problem: T-arm bushing 1963-82.
58 Used Corvettes can be a good bargain. Servicing a Used Corvette.
86 Stop & Go. Answers To Your Corvette Brake and Handling Problems. Cont. on PG. 144.

March 1987- Volume 15, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts!
18 Corvette Oiling Systems. Extra Horsepower
50 Where Were You In December 1953?
58 Stop & Go!
90 Hi Tech Lubricants. What do the #’s mean?

April 1987- Volume 15, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts!
22 Quick & Dity! Frame Shielding VS Frame Rot 1963-1982 Corvettes.
54 Corvette Engine Bearings.
72 This is “Bloomington Gold”.
112 Stop & Go! Answers to your Braking Problems.

May 1987- Volume 15, Number 10
4 Fiberglass Facts!
26 1956/1957 Corvette Window Glass Datecodes.
189 High Performance Via Numbers? Basic Math For Corvette Enthusiasts.

June 1987- Volume 15, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts! Three Unusual Sights.

July 1987 Volume 15, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts! 17 Stop & Go Answers to your Braking Problems.
22 Got a “Pain in the Rear?”. . . Ask the Pro-Doc. Corvette Rear End.
25 Chevy Power Parts Buyer’s Guide – Part I.
38 A Unique Solution to a Typical Corvette Problem Results From a Mouth Full of Ingenuity! 1968 Through 1972 Vettes Windshield Wiper “Hidden” Vacuum System Operated Door.
47 Buying A New Corvette How Does it Stack Up.
74 High Performance Via Numbers? Part 2. Basic Math For Corvette Enthusiasts.
83 Performance Plus Ride – Part II – Suspension
90 Head of the Class! Short Block Preparation.
133 The Eagle Has Landed! Part II. Eagle ST Radial.

August 1987- Volume 16, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts!
42 Stop & Go. We Look at “Slip Angle”
48 The Most Awe-Inspiring Corvette That Never Was! LS-7 Corvette. Part 1
74 1972 Corvette Achieves 1.1G Lateral Acceleration.
88 Troubleshooting A Dead Electrical System.
94 The LS 7 Versus The LS 6.
136 Corvette For 1958!

September 1987- Volume 16, Number 2
14 Chevy Power Parts Buyer’s Guide Part II. Big Block Chevrolet.
24 The Mid Engined Corvette Prototype.
140 The Corvette XP 700!
144 Current Production LS-7 Components!, The Phantom RPO Lives at Chevrolet Motor Division.

October 1987- Volume 16, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts!
33 Corvette for 1988: few changes but exciting.
44 The Callaway Corvette for 1988: Faster yet.

November 1987- Volume 16, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts!
30 Taking a Spin, How to Care for a Hard Working Distributor!
150 The Most Awe-Inspiring Corvette That Never Was! Part II. Vette Vues Examines the Stillborn LS-7 Corvette.

December 1987- Volume 16, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts!

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January 1988- Volume 16, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts!
50 Stop & Go. ’84 Z-51 Setup Can Be Improved.
86 Hydraulic Lifter Rebuild. Keep Those Infernal Internals Working! 97 1956/1957 Carburetors – by the numbers.
116 Collectible Corvettes For The 1990’s??
134 Corvette Thefts! How to Prevent Them.
142 E53F001003 Who Knows the Real Story? # 3 1953 Frame.

February 1988- Volume 16, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts!
42 Simple Improvements to Corvette Suspension.
102 Project 435 Notebook: Restoration Ideas.
139 The Corvette Ragtop Protection Plan.

March 1988- Volume 16, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts!
52 The Mako Shark II. Both of Them!
80 Corvette Theft ” A Look at the Corvette Theft Process “.
134 Project 435 Notebook: Part II. Whoa & Go.
168 Corvette: Fast. Faster. & Fastest. Corvette on NOS.
172 Project R.P.O. LS-7. Racing a stock Vette.

April 1988- Volume 16, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts!
58 To Be, Or Not To Be. Bogus Window Stickers.
129 Project R.P.O. LS-7 Notebook. Engine specs.
4 Fiberglass Facts! Special Wheels.
14 Gold Certified Does Not Always Mean “The” Original Engine Or Trim Tag.
26 The Rotary Vettes. “What If?”.
42 Plastic Analysis. Body Work.
77 Gold Certificates are for sport. Not used car warranties.
94 How to Find Your First Corvette.
146 Corvette Factory Documentation.
147 Window Sticker Reproductions.

June 1988- Volume 16, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts!
88 Canadian Corvette Documentation Available.

July 1988- Volume 16, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts!
14 “Gold Certified” Dose Not Always Mean “The” Original Engine or Trim Tag.
26 The Rotary Vettes? What if?
42 Plastic Analysis- Save Your $$$ Purchasing A Corvette.
77 Gold Certificates are not Used Car Warranties.
94 How to Find your First Corvette.
126 Performance Chips Added Power?
147 Window Sticker Reproductions.

August 1988- Volume 17, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts!
16 Project LS-7 Notebook! Trials of Travel.
22 Electrifying Technical Tips – shocking news.
26 Before buying a Vette, check it out!
66 Cloned Corvettes and their Implications.
94 1956/1957 Corvette Starter Assemblies.
108 Gas Tank Stickers and/or Build Sheets.?
116 A Field Guide to Auto Parts Shopping.
126 The XP 898. A Tasty Sandwich!
144 Playing the Numbers Game – what to look for.
162 Foolin’ With Fuel Injection.

September 1988- Volume 17, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts!
28 Vette Specials. 1961 “Shark” was a Wild One.
43 Project 435 Notebook. now where were we?
62 Stop & Go! Your Brake & Handling Problems.
81 Why Chevrolet Cannot/Will Not Release Records.
123 Plastic Analysis. Part II

October 1988- Volume 17, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts!
88 Top Ten Performance Mistakes.
98 The 1989 Corvettes. Including The LT-5!

November 1988- Volume 17, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts!
48 The 1958’s Are Still Great Cars For All. The 1958 Corvette.
56 Corvette Theft & Their Methods Used.
86 The Turbo Corvette – New show car for 1979.
143 CERV I & CERV II saved for all to see.
156 Foolin’ With Fuel Injection – the basics. 178 Cloned Corvettes & Their Implications.

December 1988- Volume 17, Number 5
Fiberglass Facts!
28 Cloned Corvettes & Their Implications – Part 3.
88 1957 Corvette Survivor – Cars: RPO 685-4 Speeds.
108 Plastic Analysis. Body work.
122 Foolin’ With Fuel Injection – Part 2.

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January 1989- Volume 17, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts!
68 1988: The Year of the L-88.
98 R.P.O LS-7 – Another Look.
140 Corvette Camshaft Selection.

February 1989 Volume 17, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts!
22 1988: The Year of the L-88.
65 Exclusive! First Pictures – S.O. #10361.
74 LT-5 Engine Plant Update.
88 Corvette Camshaft Selection.
129 Looking Back 25 Years. 1964 Corvette.

March 1989- Volume 17, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts!
20 1988: The Year of the L-88! Power Parts
110 The Saga of the “Mystery” Corvette Keys.
158 Corvette Camshaft Selection – Part – III
168 An Investigative Look at Cloned Corvettes.

April 1989- Volume 17, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts!
44 Smokey’s Best Damn Garage in Town! Smokey Yunick.
80 Corvette Camshaft Selection. Part IV
97 Corvette For 1989! Making the Best Better. }
127 Corvette By the Numbers. How Many were Made. 1953-1989 Great & They Keep Getting Better!
129 Corvette’s “New” Pass-Key Prevents Theft.
142 Corvette Stop & Go! Got Brake & Handling Problems?

May 1989- Volume 17, Number 10
4 Factory Facts!
42 A Corvette History from day one to ZR-1.
82 Fiberglass Fundamentals – a “new” column.
89 Dose Your Vette Need More Air? New Runners.
110 Vette Vues Ad Scene – the “good old days”.
120 Autocrossing Safety – Before you race, Plan.

July 1989- Volume 17, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts!
17 Corvette Sets the pace (& Always Has!) Corvette Race Records!
48 Fiberglass Fundamentals – Part III.
65 A “Club Sport” Corvette? ZR-1 alternative.
78 Door Handle Dilemma – a quick fix.
114 Paint for your Corvette (& Keeping it).
120 Vette Vues “Ad Scene” -when ads were fun.
144 Original Documentation. it is important!
161 Where Were You in 1960? The 1960 Corvette.
178 ZR-1: Rebirth of a Legend? A look inside the Original ZR series Corvettes!

August 1989- Volume 18, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts!
132 The Year was 1973, where were you then. The 1973 Corvette.
146 ZR-1: Rebirth of a Legend? You be the Judge.
158 Fiberglass Fundamentals, spark plugs.

October 1989- Volume 18, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts!
45 Club Sport Corvette. The Saga Contiues. Corvette Price Comparsion then to now.
51 Exclusive Coverage: The 1990 Corvettes.
94 Duntov Reflections – Zora speaks.
106 Fiberglass Fundamentals: Engine Suffix #’s

November 1989- Volume 18, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts!
58 1956 Corvette Survivor- Car Vin #’s
152 Fiberglass Fundamentals: Engine Suffix Codes.
168 Stop & Go. Comments on Recent ABS Article.

December 1989- Volume 18, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts!
172 Inside the L-88! Chevy parts you can order.

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Febuary 1990- Volume 18, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts!
28 Club Sport Corvette. How to Build your Own.
33 McCullough Supercharged 1953.
65 Project “X” Continues. GS II.
79 Inside the L-88 – Prt 2
137 The ZR-1 Arrives! Was it worth the wait?
167 Miracle Drugs. Cure for What Ail’s Your Corvette!

March 1990 Volume 18, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts!
26 Project “X” Continues with the VV GS II.
43 Bum Steer. The Corvette Guidance System Melt Down. Suspension.
97 The Last of a Breed. 1982 Corvettes!
104 The Curtain is Lifting! Research Project 1956/1957
108 Inside the L-88! Part 3.
118 Club Sport Corvette. Part 2
130 Stop & Go – Brake & Suspension Problems.
148 Selling Your Corvette. How To Market The Car.
150 Fiberglass Fundamentals. Suffix Codes Part 3.

April 1990 – Volume 18, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts!
30 The Slow Brown Death or The Last Day of the Rest of it’s Life!
33 The Echidna, Vette Specials
42 Project “X” Continues. . . . GS II Body in Place
88 Club Sport Corvette – How To Build Your Own? Part III

June 1990 – Volume 18, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts!
44 The Astro 1 – How Low Can You Go?
88 A Look at the 1956 Corvette by Research Project 1956/1957 97 Project “X” Continues. . . . Grand Sport II

July 1990- Volume 18, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts!
115 50 Years in Arizona (1937-1987) General Motors Desert Proving Ground.
167 The Astro’s – The Far-Out Vettes

August 1990- Volume 19, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts!
25 Project “X” Continues. . . . Grand Sport II. Preparing the Tube Chassis.
29 The “Boxed” Corvette. Assembly of a corvette in Boxes.
97 Real Engine Building Tips!
119 1965 Corvette, One heck of a Super Model Year!
124 1956 Corvettes: Unusual 2000-Series Vehicales. Research Project 1956/1957.
136 Corvettes Found “In the Weeds”.

September 1990- Volume 19, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts!
22 Project “X” Grand Sport II
94 Aero Vette: Three Faced Vette.
117 Real Engine Building Tips. Part 2

October 1990 – Volume 19, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts!
22 Project “X” Winds Down. . . . !
97 The “1991” Corvettes Are Here
111 The Astro II – Could Have Been

November 1990 – Volume 19, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts!
19 Party Time – Shinoda in Detroit
27 The Ledger Sheet – Part 1
33 Project “X” Grand Sport II
56 Production Begins” 1991 ZR-1’s
135 Chevy’s Hobby Shop
161 Corvette Rally Wheels
175 RP 56/57: Cylinder Heads

December 1990- Volume 19, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts!
18 The Ledger Sheet – Part 2. A Corvette Number Guide.
55 Gone in 60 Seconds. . . or Less! Corvette Theft.

January 1991- Volume 19, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts!
41 1966 Corvettes- Just the Facts
56 The Ledger Sheet Part 3. Corvette Numbers
134 Corvette Facts and Figures

February 1991- Volume 19, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts! Three Hidden Items to Ponder
138 The Ledger Sheet Part 4- Corvette Numbers

March 1991- Volume 19, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts!
6 What A Survivor is. And isn’t.
58 1957 Corvette Cylinder Heads.
75 Rotational Thinking. Looking After Your Corvettes Rolling Stock. Tire Care.
114 The Ledger Sheet Part 5- Corvette Numbers

May 1991- Volume 19, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts! Where are We Anyway?
17 Factory Facts! Water Pump Pulley Failures ’66 with 350ci ’64 4 Speed Shift Lever Revision
47 Quanta Restoration Tech Tips- Fuel Tank Replacement
65 Wette Vette From MerCruiser- Newest LT5
73 Rear Axle and Differentials: ’56-’57 Vettes
83 The Ledger Sheet Part 7- Transmissions
116 Cheap Tricks for Your Corvette- Saving Money
156 Electric Shock Therapy Part 1

June 1991 Volume 19, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts! Remember These 3 Items?
100 Quanta Restoration Tech Tips- Valve Seat Recession
114 Factory Facts! ’68 Overheating Problems

July 1991- Volume 19, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts! Test Your Vette Memory
30 Quanta Restoration Tech Tips- Metal Cleaning
46 Electric Shock Therapy Part 2
85 Factory Facts! ’62 Aluminum Powerglide Problems Crankshaft Thrust Bearing Failure ’62 327 w/Powerglide
97 25 Vette Tech Tips- Cheap Tricks for Vettes

August 1991- Volume 20, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts!
38 1957 Corvette Engines: Horsepower VS. Datecodes.
51 25 Vette Tech Tips – Cheap Tricks for Corvettes.
58 Quanta Restoration Tech Tips.
65 The Futures Market “A Look at the Next Generation of Collectable Vettes” Part III
106 The Ledger Sheet – Part 8 – Vette Number Guide.
118 Factory Facts! The way it Really was. Part 5 Continuing Problems With Aluminum Powerglide Transmissions. Corvette Convertible Top Protective Shipping Covers. 1963 Corvette Distributor Breaker Point Burning. Vibration Noises in Powerglide and 4 Speed Transmissions.
125 Paper Tigers! Modified Corvettes on Paper.
129 Electric Shock Therapy Gauges & Batteries.

September 1991- Volume 20, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts! 4 Seldom Seen Items
68 Quanta Restoration Tech Tips- Steel Wheels
76 The Ledger Sheet Last Part- Corvette Number Guide
132 Factory Facts! Revised ’63 Rear Wheel Spindles ’61 Removal of Protective Wax Coating ’63 3 and 4 Speed Transmission Clutch Gear Bearing Retainer Failure ’63 Parking Brake Cable Clip Retention

October 1991- Volume 20, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts! 4 Special Items
24 Factory Facts! ’63 Spare Tire Lock Corrosion ’63 Gear Blockout and High Shifting Effort w/Muncie 4 Speed Transmission ’64 Recalibration of Carter AFB Carburetors w/327ci ’61 Fuel Spillage- Gas Tank Filler Cap ’56 Instability Above 60 MPH
68 Quanta Restoration Tech Tips- Specialty Spray Paint Applications

November 1991- Volume 20, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts! 3 Seldom Seen Items
65 The Callaway Corvette- The Best Yet?
151 Quanta Restoration Tech Tips- Driveshafts
161 Factory Facts! ’69 3 Part Recall Campaign: Seat Belts, Seats, and Fans

December 1991- Volume 20, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts! 3 Items to Test You
21 Passin’ Gas- All About Gas Tanks
43 Factory Facts! ’58 Fuel Injected Siphon Breaker Plate Unit ’59 Fuel Injection Pump Leakage ’59 Lubricant Leak at Turn Signal Housing ’60 Erratic Tachometer Operation ’60 Gas Pedal Falls Off Retaining Studs

January 1992- Volume 20, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts! 4 Vette Items to Ponder
23 Braking Performance You Cannot Live Without
54 Factory Facts! ’76-’78 Cast Aluminum Wheel Repair ’78 Fuel Filter ’77-’78 Wavy Rear Bumper Covers ’78 A/C Compressor Noise w/RPO L48 Engine and M38 AT
61 The Real Bow Tie is Back- LT1 vs. ZR1

February 1992- Volume 20, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts! Puzzlers Galore
20 Belt and Hose Preventive Maintenance Check List
50 Factory Facts! ’78 Removable Roof Panel Fit ’70-’71 Water Pump Bearing and/or Shaft Failures ’73 A/C Hose Damage ’70-’73 Engine Overheating Problem on Big Blocks with A/C 114 Corvette Driving Tips from Bob Clift

March 1992- Volume 20, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts
56 Gas Sticker Gold Part 2- Saving the Paperwork
96 ’57 Ignition Distributors: an Update
137 The Real Bow Tie is Back Part 2- The LT1 vs. the ZR1
142 Factory Facts! ’78-’79 Glass Roof Panel Trim Molding Separation ’78-’80 Instrument Cluster Area Squeak ’80 Rear Wheel Spindle Yoke Snapping Noise ’81 Whistle or Whine in Reverse ’82 Collectors Edition White Deposit on Door Trim Panel ’84 Broken Window Regulator Tapes

April 1992- Volume 20, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts!
98 “The Big Sleep” Part Two
107 Vette Vues Second “Project Car” – 1966 Update
149 Factory Facts
1953-1954 Connecting Rods
1955 Powerglide Transmission Dipsticks
1963 Corvette Interim Production Changes
1984-1985 Corvettes Door Ajar Switch Problems

May 1992- Volume 20, Number 10
Fiberglass Facts
The Care and Feeding of Rochester Fuel Injection
84 Factory Facts!
’84 Painted “Proposed” Colors for ’86 ’69
Choke Coil Change
’63-’65 Rear Suspension Cross-Member Isolation Mounts Pulling Loose
’64 Problems with Heater with RPO C-60 AC
’58-’61 Fuel Pump Diaphragm Leakage
’56 Crankcase Breather Caps

June 1992- Volume 20, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts
119 Factory Facts!
’56 Spark Plug Usage with 4-Barrel Carter Carbs
’56 New Weather-strip Seals
’64 Production Delays
’63-’65 Drive Line Noise
’70 Folding Top Material Interference with Lid Pin Support

July 1992- Volume 20, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts
78 Interpreting Corvette Data- FI Misconceptions
115 The Opel Project
149 Factory Facts! ’65 Valve Spring Cap Failure on 396/425hp Engines ’53-’54 ID Chart for Camshafts, Distributor Gears, Valve Lifters, Camshaft Gears ’65 Disc Brake Squeak ’66-’68 RPO L88 Valve Spring Changes ’82-’84 High, Rough, or Unstable Idle

August 1992- Volume 21, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts
81 Factory Facts! ’65 Onsite Delivery of 396/425hp Coupe #194375S120098! ’63 Price Correction Z06 Option ’64 New Source for Corvette Bodies

September 1992- Volume 21, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts
94 Factory Facts! ’64 Hood Release Problems ’65 L78 Option 396/425hp Early ’69 Without Protecto Plate Booklets ’84 Safety Recall Campaign
105 “The Restoration Jungle” How to Plan Your Attack
129 Special Paint ’84 New with 684 Miles

October 1992- Volume 21, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts
24 Factory Facts! ’56 Clutch Disc Springs ’67 L88 and L89 Order Info ’73 Coupe Rear Window Leaks

November 1992- Volume 21, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts
7 1992 Chassis #1,000,000 Comes Down the Line
69 Factory Facts! ’62-’63 Aluminum Radiator Core Repairs Shortage of ’68 Corvettes ’74 Soft Push Rods on Big Block ’84-’85 Paint Repairs
98 Bridgestone to Market Runflat Tires and Wheels
103 Vette Hibernation- Preparing for the Big Sleep Part 1

December 1992- Volume 21, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts
53 Factory Facts! ’59 Oil Consumption 283 Engines Oil Consumption on 1959 “283” Engines! ’64 Door Rattles Door Rattles on 1964 Corvette ’69 Unavailable Options Unavailable 1969 Corvette Options ’84 Battery Cable Routing- Safety Campaign 84C04 1984 Corvette Safety Campaign 84C04 – Battery Cable Routing – 8/83
97 Vette Hibernation- Preparing for the Big Sleep Part 2 111 Coker Tire Brings Back Vintage Firestone

January 1993- Volume 21, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts!
28 Paper Tigers! Modified Corvettes On Paper.
80 Factory Facts! 1961 Corvette Mass Drive – Away From The St. Louis Plant. 1968 Corvette “Knock-Out” Keys. 1974-1975 Stripped Speedometer Gears – Corvettes With 4-Speed Transmissions. 1991 Corvette ABS Brake Service Update.

February 1993- Volume 21, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts
48 The Case foe the 66 L88’s 82 Factory Facts! ’54 Engine Valve Noise- Powerglides ’71 and Earlier Exhaust Valve Recession ’84 Roof Panel Adjustment ’87-’88 After Market Style Wheels

March 1993- Volume 21, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts
51 Factory Facts! ’65-’67 CA Big Block Headlamp to Ground Height Code Violation ’68 Instrument Cluster Ground Circuit ’69-’70 AC Suction Hose Failure ’82-’91 New Output Shafts and Input Housing to Output Shaft Seal

April 1993- Volume 21, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts
18 What’s it Really Worth?
54 Factory Facts! ’60 Two Day Fuel Injection School ’67 Stop Lamp Switch Redesign ’70 Voltage Regulator Failure ’84-’87 New Removable Top Stowage Bracket Covers

May 1993- Volume 21, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts
28 Factory Black ’73’s- How Many Were There?
44 Factory Facts! ’65-’66 High Parking Brake Application Effort ’71 Axle Ratio Errors Due to Computer Error ’68-’71 Hood Latch Jamming in Closed Position ’88 Assembly Plant Fliers

June 1993- Volume 21, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts!
108 Factory Facts! 1966 Field Service Engineering – 1966 Product Data Book – Grill Bracket Support 1968 “notice To Owners” Shoulder belts are not standard equipment. Inadvertant Operation Of Theft Alarm. 1977 Corvette. 1984 Product Campaign – A.I.R. Pump Pulley Failure.

July 1993- Volume 21, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts!
33 Kit Car 2 Ways Full Size and 1/25 Scale. Baldwin Motion Corvettes.
60 Mike Summers’ 1966 Factory L-88 one of a Growing list.
148 Factory Facts! 1959 Corvette Fast Clutch 1964 – 1966 Corvette Gear Shift “Buzz” 1966 Big Block Corvette Engine Surg. Low Coolant Warning Light – 1986-1987 Corvettes.

August 1993- Volume 22, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts!
101 Factory Facts! 1957 Fuel Injection Service. 1958 PowerGlide Transmissions. 1966 RPO K19 Air Injection Reactor System. 1973 – 1977 Corvette Vibration During Acceleration. Spark Plug Service on Engines With Aluminum Heads.
142 Paper Tigers we wrap up the “Modified” 1967’s

September 1993- Volume 22, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts!
6 All New Corvette Coming in 1997. Happy 40th Corvette! Song?
101 Factory Facts! 1955 Corvette Radio Interference – V-8 Models – 1956 – 1957 Corvette Conversion From Three Speed to Four Speed. 1961 Corvette Grille Vibration 1965 Corvette Hood Flutter with 425 HP Engines Corvette Body Repair Materials For All Corvettes.

October 1993-Volume 22, Number 3
1994 Corvette
Bloomington Gold ’93

November 1993- Volume 22, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts!
46 Million-Dollar Grand Sport 001, 30th Anniversary. Car Specifications
106 Factory Facts! 1956-1957 Corvette Hardtop Weatherstrip Changes. 1958 Corvette Oil Filler Cap and Crankcase Breather Usage. 1960-1961 Corvette Aluminum Radiator Replacements. 1965 Corvette Air Ventilator Control Cable Changes. 1978 Anti-Theft System for Roof Panels 1985 – 1986 Fuel Return Pipe – Rattle / Knock 120 Building Blocks An Investigative Look At Late Model Big Block Conversions.

December 1993- Volume 22, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts!
23 Everything you ever Wanted to Know About Cloth Wrapped Fanbelts.
28 A Keeper – Another silk purse. A Corvette rebuild.
103 Factory Facts! 1956 Corvette Carburetor Adjustment Manual. 1964-1966 New Design Wheel Locking Nut (Knock – Off Wheels) 1963 – 1967 Corvette Retractable Headlamp Service Procedures.
144 Color it Finished? The Paint sn’t Done Until It’s Finessed. Paint Tips.

January 1994- Volume 22, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts
42 ’94 Corvettes- Vette Vues Tests ’em
96 Factory Facts! ’63 Ash Tray Problems ’67 New Vehicle Inspection and Adjustment Forms ’68 Vacuum System Service Procedures ’74 Windshield Scratches 126 The ’66 L88 Puzzle is Solved
152 Clean and Mean- Horsepower Air Cleaners

February 1994- Volume 22, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts
97 Factory Facts! ’56-’58 Heavy Duty Rear Axle Roller Bearings ’57 Voltage Regulator Problems ’63-’67 Vehicle Serial Plate Redesign ’84 Oil Dip Stick Redesign ’86-’87 Manual Transmission
111 L76 327ci 365HP Engine and the Holley
121 ’53-’93 Prices: Original Cost and Values
131 Bump and Grind- Heavy Duty Starters

March 1994- Volume 22, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts
117 Factory Facts! ’57 Spark Plug Recommendations ’58 Fuel Pump Change ’59-’61 with Drive Line “Clunks” ’68 Convertible Top Air and Water Leak Corrections ’76 Fuel Restriction- High RPM
129 LT1 ’92-’94: Tweak It

April 1994- Volume 22, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts
52 Factory Facts! ’81 Wiper Switch Bezel ’84 AC Pressure Switch Revision for the Cooling Fan
117 Quadra Jet Carbs ’68-’75

May 1994- Volume 22 Number 10
4 Fiberglass Facts
88 Factory Facts! ’54 Hood Lock Pin Adjustment ’54 Powerglide Converter ’53-’57 Delco Battery Date Code System ’55 Vacuum Advance Units ’56 Tail Pipe Interference with Brake Pipe ’57 New Rear Springs to Improve Ride and Handling ’58 Hood Lock Redesigned

June 1994- Volume 22, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts!
98 Factory Facts! ’53 Transmission Serial Number ID ’62-’70 Stripped Tach Gears ’67 Without Protecto Plate Booklets ’68 Carb Automatic Choke Assemblies ’56-’68 Connecting Rod Bolt Usage Chart

July 1994- Volume 22, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts
23 The New GS90 is Here
122 Factory Facts! ’57 Fundamentals of Fuel Injection ’65 Product Demonstration ’69 RPO ZL1 Introduction ’79-’84 Power Antenna Service Package ’84 Intermittent Wiper Operation

August 1994- Volume 23, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts
22 ’67 Brake Master Cylinders Info
33 ’67 427 From St. Louis
113 ’95 Electronic Anti-Theft Systems
114 Factory Facts! ’65-’78 Disc Brake Calipers Factory Garage Sale of Left Over Production Big Blocks ’79 Introduction of Halogen Sealed Beams ’81-’82 Enamel Paint Usage and Repair

September 1994- Volume 23, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts
22 J56- Rare Heavy Duty Brake Option
96 Factory Facts! ’65 Power Window Problems ’76 AC Evaporator Failure ’80 Propeller Shaft ID ’85 Exhaust Hanger Redesign ’84-’87 Power Seat Changes

October 1994- Volume 23, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts
91 Factory Facts! ’59 Windshield Wiper Assemblies ’78 CB Radio Operation and Adjustment ’80 Volcanic Ash Service Problems ’84 Radio Demonstration Tape ’87 Polishing Techniques for Basecoat/Clearcoat Paint
109 New ’95’s are Coming
148 Drum Brake Options ’57-’65

November 1994- Volume 23, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts
99 Fuel Injected ’57-’65
116 Factory Facts! ’84 No Heat ’86 VAT Key Replacement ’90 ZR1 Factory Recall Campaigns: Instrument Panel Wires, Parking Brake, Fuel Lines

December 1994- Volume 23, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts
47 Museum Grand Opening
150 Corvette Values in Germany

January 1995- Volume 23, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts!
127 Factory Facts! 1954 Corvette Body Service Exam. Chevrolet Service News, Servicing Corvette Heavy Duty Brakes for 1956 and 1957; Front and Rear Corvette Suspension Changes with Heavy Duty Brake Option; 1953-1954 Powerglide Transmission Update on new Rebuild Parts; Proper Torquing of V-8 Exhaust Manifold Bolts; 1957-1958 Chevrolet wax coatings at Factory; Corvette Transmission Mounts for 1956 and 1957. Solid Axle Corvette updates. 1956-1957 Corvette Acrylic Lacquer Glove Box Card Answers to the ‘1954 Corvette Body Exam’.
146 A Collectable Corvette – #One for 1984.

February 1995- Volume 23, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts!
117 Factory Facts! 1955 Alternate Ignition Timing for Six and V-8 Corvettes. 1964 New Corvettes Options J-56 Brakes and F-40 Heavy Duty Suspension Breakup of Z-06 Corvette Performance Package. Mid Year Identification Decals (OEM Part #’s) Astro – Vette Press Release.

March 1995- Volume 23, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts!
33 Factory Facts! 1984 Corvette Brake Pad Spring Breakage. 1984 Corvette Rear Hatch Window Assist Rod Change. 1984-1985 Manual Transmission Corvettes: Redesign of Reverse Idler Shaft Roll Pin.
100 Harley Earl “The Visionary” is remembered.

April 1995- Volume 23, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts!
100 Factory Facts! 1953 Corvette Powerglide Changes. New Valve Spring – 1954 High Lift Cam Engines. 1985 Corvette Idle Speed Revisions – Automatic and 4-Speed Corvettes. 1986 Corvette Dynamic Factory Wheel Balance. Fluid Leak Detection – Must and Mildew Odor.

May 1995- Volume 23- Number 10
4 Fiberglass Facts!
76 Factory Facts! Care and Maintenance of 8-Track Tape Players. 1977 Corvette Alarm Modifications. 1982 Corvette Driveability Improvements. 1988 Corvette 35th Anniversary Model Cars with Discolored Door Armrests.
90 Enginectomy. Get it out. And Get to it. Engine Pulling Techniques.
111 A 1953 Corvette. A look Back From the Best Of Vette Vues.
136 Corvette Data Books. Details Galore.
140 C-4 Corvette # 00001 The untold Story.

June 1995- Volume 23, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts!
71 Factory Facts! 1965 Corvette Advance General Information for Order Placement Booklet. 1968 Cancellation of Option ‘AO2′, Windshield Tinted Glass. 1968 Mid Production Addition of UA6 Corvette Anti -Theft Alarm System. Over the Counter RPO L-88 Engine Assembly.

July 1995- Volume 23, Number 12
4 Fiberglass Facts!
116 Factory Facts! 1977 Corvette Rear Axle Identification. 1978 Corvette New Design Tamper Resistant Choke. 1984 Corvette Power Steering Valve Ring Service Change. 1984 Corvette 4-Speed Maintenance Update. 1985 Corvette High Output Ignition Coil Replacements.

August 1995- Volume 24, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts
40 How to Use Your FI Manometer
85 Factory Facts! ’65-’66 Procedure for Replacement of Neutral Safety Switch with Powerglide ’66 RPO J56 Heavy Duty Brake Service ’65-’66 Power Antenna Replacement ’66 Procedure for Corvettes Equipped with C60 AC ’67 Tri-Power Carb Service ’68 327 Distributor Alignment
119 The First News: The 1996’s are Coming
122 Enginectomy 2- Choosing a Surgeon

September 1995- Volume 24, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts
40 Factory Facts! ’55-’59 Distributor and Starter Motor ’68-’70 Comprehensive Service Information 55 What? Numbers? Documentation?
123 Shielding Your Vehicle From the Elements

October 1995- Volume 24, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts
20 Good Bye ’95- Hello ’96
38 New PPG Pace Car
84 Factory Facts! ’63 Radios ’71 AC Changes ’65-’71 Incorrect Protect-O-Plates

November 1995- Volume 24, Number 4
4 Fiberglass Facts
83 Factory Facts! ’55 Turbo-Fire V8 New Engine Plant ’59 Service Bulletin Board ’65-’66 Price Changes

December 1995- Volume 24, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts
47 ’97-’98 Corvette???
66 Factory Facts! ’58 Canadian Exports ’68 Motion Performance Corvettes ’75 Zora Arkus Duntov Retirement Party
81 Forced Air Induction System

January 1996- Volume 24, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts
21 Forty Years Ago Today: the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part IV
73 Factory Facts: 1984 Corvette Brake and Rotor Changes Power Steering Cooler for 1984-1986 Corvettes Loose Corvette Door Trim Panel – 1984-1987 Corvettes 1986-1987 Vehicle Anti-Theft Problems 1986-1987 Corvette Convertible Weather Strip Repair 1988 Corvette Front Spring Service
84 Corvettes That Never Were – Part 3

February 1996- Volume 24, Number 7
4 Fiberglass Facts
59 Factory Facts: Manual Window Regulator Problems 1968 Corvette Wire Harness Damage 1968 Corvette Convertibles’ Rear Bow Lock Bolts Bending and Breaking 1968 Corvettes With “427” and Power Steering – Bracket Redesign 1968 Corvette Cracking of the Plenum at the Right Hood Latch 88 Corvettes That Never Were – Part 4
99 Forty Years Ago Today: the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part V 115 C-1 Body Fitting

March 1996- Volume 24, Number 8
4 Fiberglass Facts
60 Chevrolet has set the ‘Pace’ from 1948 to 1995 at Indy!
75 The Export Corvette
78 Factory Facts: Choke and Hot Restart Problems – 1968 Big Block Corvettes 1968 Corvette Auxiliary Hardtop Changes – 1968 Corvette Stowage Compartment Door Changes 1968 Transistor Ignition Failures
106 Quick Fix: Lumbar Adjusting Pumps

April 1996- Volume 24, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts
20 Profile: Larry Shinoda
33 The Classic Corvette Engine Pad
41 Forty Years Ago Today: the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part VI – March 1956
66 Factory Facts: 1968 Corvette General Information – 1968 Corvette Problems – Part III 83 “We Look Back” – The 1954 Corvettes 98 AAA Offers Advice For Owners of Flood – Damaged Automobiles

May 1996- Volume 24, Number 10
4 Fiberglass Facts!
33 Chevrolet Small Block V-8 Engine.
93 “Forty Years Ago Today” – Part VII.
101 Factory Facts! Decal added to ‘Late’ production 1959 Corvettes! 1959 Excessive Driveline Vibration on Corvettes! 1984 Corvette Child Seat Installation! 1984 Corvette Side Door Lateral Movement!

June 1996- Volume 24, Number 11
4 Fiberglass Facts!
23 Collectible Corvettes 1953-1962.
68 Factory Facts! 1964-1967 Mid – Year Corvette – R.P.O. K –
66 Transistor Ignition Systems. Original Corvette Order Forms for 1966 and 1967. 1969 Corvette Headlamp Opening Interference.
99 “Forty Years Ago Today” – Part VIII

July 1996- Volume 24, Number 12
1 Zora Duntov Dedication.
4 Fiberglass Facts!
14 Sprung in Alice: ’97 Corvette! 1997 Corvette Vette Vues C5 Spy Photos.
16 Paying Respects to Zora Duntov.
22 Lasting Memories of the Father of the Corvette.
24 Zora Arkus Duntov 1910 – 1996.
34 1994 Paint Code “66U”
42 “Forty Years Ago Today”- Part IX. 71 Car of the Century. – Our Corvette ‘thanks’ to Harley Earl
94 Factory Facts! 1958 – 1962 Padded Dash Panels for Corvettes. 1968 Corvette Horns Shop Manual Updates. 1982 Corvette Fuel Filter Usage and Installation. 1982 Fuel Injection Diagnosis Chart. 1980 – 1982 Corvette Rear Axle Bearing Removal and 1984 Corvette Axle Lube Change.

August 1996- Volume 25, Number 1
3 Working with Zora Arkus-Duntov.
4 Fiberglass Facts!
42 Factory Facts! 1972 Corvette Parking Brake Shoe Removal Revision 1972 Corvette Relay Rod Removal Update. 1963-1967 and 1968-1971 Corvettes also 1984 Corvette Body Paint Plate Location Change 1984 Corvette Rear Spindle Support Rod Protector Sleeve 1984 Halogen Bulb Replacement – LCD Cluster-. 1984 Corvette Uniframe Alignment Dimensions. Revised Engine Removal Procedures and Rocker Arm Cover Removal for 1984 Corvettes. Revised Differential Case Cross Pin Installation Procedure for 1985 Corvettes.
76 “Forty Years Ago Today” 283 F.I.

September 1996- Volume 25, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts!
30 Replace a Bulb in Digital Cluster.
100 Factory Facts! 1953-1959 Corvette Connecting Rod, Piston, Crankshaft Parts Chart. 1956-1960 Corvette Brake Parts Chart. 1958 Generator and 1958 Windshield Wiper Parts Exploded View Charts with Original Part Numbers. 1955-1964 Corvette Bulb and Fuse Charts.
115 “Forty Years Ago Today”- Part XI

October 1996- Volume 25, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts!
71 Life Four Inches Off the Ground. That low Ground Clearance Could Cost You Money. 79 “Forty Years Ago Today”
102 Factory Facts! The 39Th Million Chevrolet – A 1958 Corvette with a ‘Special’ one off Color. 1959 Corvette “Boasts New Refinements”. 1963 Corvette Window Problems. 1966-1967 Corvette Big Blocks With Air Conditioning Belt Failures. 1968 Corvette Gas Line Rattle.

November 1996- Volume 25, Number 4
3 Fiberglass Facts!
56 Factory Facts! 1954 Chevrolet Mailer with Corvette-General Motors Photographic. Corvette Fuel Injection Change. 1962 Corvette Fuel Injection. Servicing the Fuel Pump. Trouble Shooting the Power Steering Pump. False A/C Compressor Seizure – Vehicles Subjected to Extended Storage.
82 “Forty Years Ago Today”

December 1996- Volume 25, Number 5
4 Fiberglass Facts!
42 “Forty Years Ago Today” – Ramjet F.I.
83 Factory Facts! 1953 – 1964 Corvette Proper Selection of Pistons and Piston Rings. Corvette Collectible Prints From Chevrolet. 1969 Corvette ‘Car Shipper’ 1969 Corvette ‘Dealer Copy’ of Tank Sticker. 1969 Model Year ‘Sold Out’ by March 1969. 1969 Corvette Options On Hold. 1969 Corvette Options on Hold. Friday Night Letters – Part 1 – Chevrolet Buffalo Zone.
96 1957 Corvettes: Vin #’s, Engine #’s, etc.
104 Test Driving the ’96 Collectors Edition.

January 1997- Volume 25, Number 6
4 Fiberglass Facts
68 Collectable Corvettes 2- ’63-’67
86 Factory Facts! ’62 Transmission ID Numbers Update ’57-’63 New Fuel Injection Service Kits ’63-’64 Door Glass Outer Seal Strip Replacement ’63-’64 Lower Hose Replacement ’64 Powerglide- Removal and Reinstallation

February 1997- Volume 25, Number 7
3 Fiberglass Facts
23 Finally the 97 Corvettes
79 Factory Facts! ’56-’65 Replacement Decals ’63 Window Problems ’69 Door Trim ID Labels ’70 General Information for ’70 Camaros and Corvettes Documenting Your Corvette by It’s Total Weight

March 1997- Volume 25, Number 8
33 Fiberglass Facts
76 Factory Facts! ’58-’62 Dash Pad ’68 Service and Shop Manual Updates ’79 Refinishing Exterior Black Painted Moldings
98 Free Restoration Kit from GM

April 1997- Volume 25, Number 9
4 Fiberglass Facts
88 Sonic Vette- Extra 120hp
102 Factory Facts! ’69 Options “On Hold” ’58-’59 Fuel Injection ID GM of Canada ’58-’59 Powerglide Transmission ID GM of Canada ’68 Canada Protecto Plate Tape

May 1997- Volume 25, Number 10
3 Fiberglass Facts
16 ’97 Corvette- Not Everyone’s Cup of Tea
64 Trailering Your Corvette- All You Need to Know
90 Factory Facts! ”55 V8 Radio Interference ’67 Carburetor Adjustments ’80 Towing Brackets

June 1997- Volume 25, Number 11
74 “Forty Years Ago Today” Part XX. History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection.
136 The 35th Anniversary Edition Corvette

July 1997- Volume 25, Number 12
10 Fiberglass Facts
59 Callaway Street Version
79 Factory Facts! ’67 Fusible Link Service ’71 Tonawanda Big Block Engine “Garage Sale” ’75-’77 Cemented Weather-strip Removal ’84-’85 Door Trim Panel Moldings ’89 Bose Amplifier Service Program
98 Too Soft? Not Anymore

August 1997- Volume 26, Number 1
4 Fiberglass Facts
47 Buying a Used Corvette
83 Factory Facts! ’57 Fuel Injection Starting Procedures ’57 Positraction Axle ID Codes ’57-’64 Positraction Service ’84 Cruise Control Safety Campaign ’86-’87 Convertibles Protective Storage Lid Overlay
117 Electrifying Technical Tips

September 1997- Volume 26, Number 2
4 Fiberglass Facts 24 C5 Convertible
62 Dreamers and Their Fiberglass Creations Part 1
110 Factory Facts! ’84 Cruise Control Safety Campaign Part 2 ’97 Rear Suspension tie Rod Assembly Safety Campaign

October 1997- Volume 26, Number 3
4 Fiberglass Facts!
56 A Second Look At The ’97 Corvette.
80 “Forty Years Ago Today” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine. with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection. 94 Dreamers And Their Fiberglass Creations Part 2 101 Factory Facts! Do You Own A ‘1955’ Bronz V-8 Corvette Serial # 1277 Reader Follow – Ups on Fuel Injection and Repair Kits. 1976 Corvette A/C Belt Problems. March 1974 Product Safty Campaign – #74C-13 – Corvette Fuel Tank Return Line Tube Fitting Leakage Part 1

November 1997- Volume 26, Number 4
38 Fiberglass Facts!
44 Dreamers (History of Fiberglass Part Three)
52 Factory Facts! 1974 Fuel Line Campaign Recall. Chevrolet Service Bulletin Rattling Noise 1975. Reader Follow – Up on 1997 Corvette C-5 Suspension Campaign.
66 Corvette Convertible Production at a Glance. Production Numbers.
67 Why It’s Easy to Raise the Roof. Targa Roof C5 Corvettes.

BACK TO THE TOP

January 1998, Volume 26, Number 6
48 Fiberglass Facts!
55 Dreamers and Their Fiberglass Creations Part 5
73 Factory Facts! ’68 Fuel Pump Freeze Up ’68 Windshield Wiper System ’86 Push-Pull Headlight Switch Replacement

February 1998, Volume 26, Number 7
24 Active Handling System
55 Dreamers and Their Fiberglass Creations Part 6
63 Factory Facts! ’86 Headlight Switch Safety Recall ’84 Power Steering Redesign ’84 Brake Pad Changes
72 Restoration: Fact or Fiction?

March 1998, Volume 26 Number 8
54 Dreamers and Their Fiberglass Creations Part 7
62 Factory Facts! ’57 4 Speed Synchromesh Transmission
76 ’55-’64 Engine Code ID
142 Fiberglass Facts

April 1998, Volume 26 Number 9
18 Dreamers and Their Fiberglass Creations Part 8
45 ’65-’75 Engine Code ID
72 Factory Facts! ’53-’57 Gasket/Oil Ring Assembly Charts ’58 Starting and Wiring Circuits ’85 Stalling Problems with Manuel Transmission ’84-’87 Air Deflector Damage
116 Fiberglass Facts

May 1998, Volume 26 Number 10
15 Mid Engine Corvette Conversion
49 Dreamers and Their Fiberglass Creations Part 9
61 Callaway to Unveil C12 at Geneva
99 ’55-’64 Exhaust Manifold ID 107 Factory Facts! ’64 Coupe Body Rework to Accommodate Larger Tires ’64 St. Louis and Dow-Smith Body Information ’64 Distribution in Exact Figures

June 1998, Volume 26 Number 11
50 ’65-’75 Exhaust Manifold ID
64 Factory Facts! ’74 Interim Introduction of Warner 4 Speed

July 1998, Volume 26 Number 12
49 Factory Facts! ’64 Hood Release Problems ’64 High Horsepower Fuel Vapor Lock: 365HP, 375HP, Fuel Injected and AC ’68 RPO UA6 Anti Theft Warning System ’84 Ride Harness Z51 Suspension ’86-’88 Coupe AC and Heater Changes 55 ’68 Drivetrain ID

August 1998- Volume 27, Number 1
33 Serious Freedom Run Flat
56 Factory Facts! Do You Own a Corvette Previously Owned by a National Sports Hero? ’64-’65 Holley Carburetors ’74 Fiberglass Repair Kits ’93 Glass Problems

October 1998- Volume 27, Number 3
14 1953-64 Corvette Distributor Identification.
46 Factory Facts! Reworking 1961 Corvette Hardtops to Fit Prior Years Development and Demise of the 1964-1965 Corvette Coupe Exhaust Fan. 1962 Corvette Heavy Duty Parts Letter from Zora Arkus Duntov to Mr. W.T. Burwell.

November 1998- Volume 27, Number 4
68 Early 4 Speed ID
107 Factory Facts! ’64 Flame Arrestor Adjustment ’64-’65 Carter Carburetors ’73 Heavy Duty Parts Upgrade

December 1998- Volume 27, Number 5
24 Vette Vues Project Car. Part VI
29 Factory Facts! Joe Pike’s Evaluation of the First
327 Corvette ’65-’66 Heavy Duty Parts ’66 Production Figures ’84 Transmission Update 59 Early Muncie 4 Speed Transmission ID 80 Doing it on the Side
92 ’68 Powertrain Plus. 1968 Corvette Specifications.
104 Production #’s 1953-1998.

January 1999- Volume 27, Number 6
10 Late Muncie 4 Speed Transmission ID
72 How to Read the VIN 84 Factory Facts! ’61 Radio Service Parts ’60-’62 Aluminum Radiator Repairs ’60 Generator Belt Misalignment ’69 Towing Instructions
103 Corvette Specifications: ’68 Drivetrain and More

February 1999- Volume 27, Number 7
46 Factory Facts! ’65 Mid Year Production Introduction Project-O-Dash Plates ’67 BB Hose Clamp Problems ’77 Maintenance Free Battery ’78-’79 Power Antenna Operation ’85 Leaky Rocker Arm Covers 54 ’65 M22 “Rock Crusher” Transmission
102 ’84 Powertrain

March 1999- Volume 27, Number 8
46 Factory Facts! RPO 469 Dual 4 Barrel Carbs with Powerglide Transmission ’64 Advanced General Information ’65 Model and Option Order Receipt Percentages

April 1999- Volume 27, Number 9
55 Factory Facts! ’62 Corvette Certified Horsepower Charts ’62 SCAA Competition Equipment ’64 Clutch Changes ’62 Recalibration of Carter AFB Carbs ’99 Heads-up Display 83 ’75 Powertrains and More
111 ’67 Drivetrain ID

May 1999- Volume 27, Number 10
8 SB Camshaft Specification and Identification
49 Factory Facts! ’56 Service Changes ’56-’59 4 Speed Transmission Oil Leak ’63 Powerglide Problems ’63 Ashtray Fix ’78 25th Anniversary
57 Steering the Way Through the Technical Maze
83 Corvette Specifications: ’75 Drivetrain and More

June 1999- Volume 27, Number 11
10 Water Pump ID
65 Factory Facts! ’62 Power Team Cancellations ’63 RPO Z06 Dealer Update Computer Controlled Emission Charts ’78 Silver Anniversary
83 Corvette Specifications: ’65 Powertrain an More

July 1999- Volume 27, Number 12
13 Factory Facts! ’60 Rochester Fuel Injection ’63 High Speed Warning Buzzer Deletion ’63 Engine Crank Case Backfires ’63 Glove Box Door Hinge ’69 RPO UA6 Anti Theft Alarm ’78 Silver Anniversary Promotion
40 U-Joint Replacement, the Easy Way
53 Rochester Fuel Injection 84 Corvette Specifications: ’65 Powertrain and More Part 2

August 1999- Volume 28, Number 1
22 Carter and Holley Carb ID
73 Factory Facts! ’60 High Performance Aluminum Radiator ’60 Engine Serial Numbers ’63-’65 Cross Member Isolation Mounts ’63-’65 Convertible Weather Strip Fit ’78 Silver Anniversary

September 1999- Volume 28, Number 2
45 The Black Box. Well Folks, It’s Really Silver.
68 Factory Facts! 1963 Corvette Transmission Tunnel Insulation Bulletin. 1964 A.O. Smith Corvettes-Corvette Body Source Identification. 1964 RPO J-65 Metallic Brake Corvettes. 1966 Corvette Radiator Grille Suports. 1979-1982 Corvette Power Antennas. 83 1965 Drivetrain & More. 1965 Corvette Specifications.
98 Rochester Carburetor Identification.
122 Vette Vues Project Car. Part 9

October 1999- Volume 28, Number 3
10 Rear Differential and Axle Code ID
22 Hi-Performance Thrills for the New Century
54 Factory Facts! ’57 Windshield Wiper Motor Service ’57 Heavy Duty Brakes ’57 4 Speed Transmission ’70 LS5 Corvette Order Form 70 U-Joints the Easy Way Part 2
82 ’63 Corvette Specifications

November 1999- Volume 28, Number 4
9 In the Beginning (’53, ’54, & ’55) Is It Worth Restoring?
75 Corvette Specifications – 1963 Power Train and More – Part 2
48 Factory Facts! 1957 Corvette 4-Speed Transmission Service Part 2. 1965 Corvette “Mid Season Changes” Part 1 For 1974 Corvette Options On Hold

January 2000- Volume 28, Number 6
10 Corvette Aluminum Intake Manifold Identification
40 Factory Facts! ’57-’58 Dual 4’s Carter Carburetor ’53-’57 6 Volt and 12 Volt Chart ’58 283 Head and Valve Conduit ’63 Parking Lamp Problems
83 Corvette Specifications: 1978

March 2000- Volume 28, Number 8
7 Corvette Specifications – 1978 Silver Anniversary – Indy Limited Edition – Drive Train and More Part 3
22 Vette Vues “Project Car” 33 A Pocketful of Knowledge. The Corvette Black Book.
41 Factory Facts Part A 1957 Corvette Spark Plug Changes & Fuel Injection Manual Changes. Part B Loss of Oil Pressure Part C 1964 Corvette Fuel Pump Redesign Part D 1997-99 Low Coolant Light Comes on at Start Up 58 Do Aluminum Radiators Really Cool Better? 65 When Your C5 Warning Display is Lit Do You Know What It Says. C5 Diagnostic Trouble Codes 84 Corvette Tech. 1955-75 Corvette Wheel ID

April 2000- Volume 28, Number 9
9 Factory Facts! ’63 Voltage Regulator Service ’64 Hood Release Service Update ’66 427 Engine Surge with Holley Carbs ’74-’75 Corvettes with 4 Speeds 50 Corvette Tech: ’65-’69 Cylinder Head ID 83 Corvette Specifications: ’87 Powertrain

May 2000- Volume 28, Number 10
33 Do Corvettes Really Need Matching Numbers?
41 Factory Fill Tri-Synthetics
81 Corvette Specifications: ’87 Drivetrain Part 2
90 Factory Facts! ’63-’78 Rear Spindle Bearings ’70’s Engine Overheat Diagnoses ’84 Wipe Operation Update ’97-’99 Headlamp Door Service

July 2000- Volume 28, Number 12
43 Corvette Specifications: ’72 Powertrain Part 2
53 It’s Not In the Owners Manuel
58 Corvette Tech: Cast Iron Intake Manifold ID
67 Driving Out Your Corvette’s Worst Enemies
81 Factory Facts! ’61 Ignition Coil Service ’72 Fender Skirt Update ’74 4 Speed Update ’84 Squeak and Rattle Repairs

August 2000- Volume 29, Number 1
8 Previewing The 2001 Corvette
10 The all new Corvette Z06, Historical Background.
15 2001 Corvette Offers More In Several Dimensions New Z06 Model Debuts.
27 The Fifth-Generation (C5) Corvette. Features & Specifications.
62 Corvette Sets Sight On Road to Le Mans in 2000
67 Corvette Tech 1955-64 Corvette Block Casting Number ID.
78 Corvette Specifications: 1972 Drive Train and More.
90 Factory Facts. Part A Fuel Injection Service Kits – 1953-1963 – Part B 1963 Corvette Power Steering Hose Interference. Part C 1988 & 1989 Corvette Evaporative Emission Hoses. Part D Part III of our series on Corvette Squeak & Rattle Repairs C-4 Corvettes 126 AC Delco Spark Of Power.

September 2000- Volume 29, Number 2
61 Factory Facts! 1965 396-425 H.P. Corvettes’ Valve Spring Cap Failure. 1965 Corvette Temperature Gauge Problem. 1972 Corvette and Prior Year Models – Parking Brake Shoe Removal and Instalation Procedure Revised. 1972 Corvette and Prior Year Models With RPO N-40 Power Steering – Service Procedures Update. 1984 Corvette Squeak and Rattle Diagnostic Part IV. 1997-1998 Corvette Loose Lower Fron Fascia Valance Panels. 83 1995 Power Train and more. Part 1 1995 Corvette Specifications.
92 Corvette Tech 1965-82 Corvette Block Casting Number ID.

October 2000- Volume 29, Number 3
12 2001 Priced for Maximum Value, 2001 Corvette Price List.
16 Vette Vues “Project Car” The Final Phase
61 Factory Facts 1955 – 1957 Corvette Spark Plug Service Charts. 1955 – 1957 Corvette Electric Windshield Wiper Replacement Motor Kits. 1957 V-8 Engine Spark Plug Wire Arrangement. 1957 Carburator Trouble Shooting Chart. 1965 Corvettes 396-425 H.P. Hood Flutter 1968 Corvette Center Console Service 81 Corvette Tech: ’55-56 Camshaft ID
89 Corvette Specifications: ’95 Drivetrain-Part 2

November 2000- Volume 29, Number 4
49 AC Delco Corvette 2001
61 Factory Facts! Fuel Injection Usage Chart ’64 Cold Weather Starting ’67 427 Speedometer Gears ’53-’70 Reconditioning Decals ’78-’79 Power Antenna Service ’78-’79 Corvettes with Option RPO CC-1 Glass Roof Panel
81 Corvette Tech: ’51-’71 Corvette VIN ID

December 2000- Volume 29, Number 5
62 What’s Your Corvette Worth?
66 Factory Facts! ’66 with 4 Speed Revised Reverse Lock Out ’68 Wiring Harness Damage on BB 427 ’84-’87 Power Seat Service ’97-’98 Fuel Pump Service
89 Corvette Specifications: ’55 Drivetrain Part 1
107 Corvette Tech: Crankshaft ID
115 Corvette Specifications: ’55 Drivetrain Part 2 121 Flexibility and Strength.

February 2001- Volume 29, Number 7
10 The Art Of Building Custom Turbos and Limited Editions.
45 King Pin I Am. King Pin & Bushings.
52-62 Corvettes. 53 “Countdown to Gold.” 1953 Through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. Frame Chart.
60 Factory Facts! 1963 Corvette Exterior & Interior Paint Refinshing Charts. 1963-1964 Corvette Power Steering Service Chart. 1968 Corvette 427 With A/C Service Update 1968 Corvette Water Leaks. 2001 Corvette Battery.
81 Corvette Specifications: 1998 Drivetrain Part 2
104 Corvette Tech: Corvette Connecting Rod.

March 2001- Volume 29, Number 8
35 Factory Facts! 1958 Corvette 4-Speed Service Update. 1966-1968 Corvette Transistorized Ignition Systems. 1968 Corvette Water Leaks- Part III Rear Bow Lock Spring Replacement. 1968 – 1972 Corvette Convertible.
53 “Countdown To Gold.” The 1953 Through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. Front Chassis.
67 The Art of Building Customs Turbo and Limited Editions.
87 Corvette Specifications: 1980 Power Train – Part 1
99 Doing it The Correct Way. Removal & Installation of Your 1975 to 1979 Rear Bumper Cover.

April 2001- Volume 29, Number 9
16 Chevy Corvette C5-R Captures Overall Title at Prestigious Rolex 24.
65 The Art of Creating Exotic Corvettes Part 3.
84 “Countdown to Gold” 1953 Through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. Rear Chassis.
90 Factory Facts! 1961 Corvette Grill Vibration. 1953-1959 Corvette Engine Service Parts Charts. 1963-1964 Corvette Power Steering Service Kits. The Right Bulb For The Right Job. Chevrolet Bulb Usage Chart For Corvettes Up To Model Year 1971. 1965-1971 Corvette Cooling System Service Charts. 95 Corvette Specifications: 1980 Drive Train. Part 2

May 2001- Volume 29, Number 9
33 “Countdown To Gold.” The 1953 Through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. Front Chassis.
53 Physics of Motion. Speed, Velocity and Acceleration.
67 Corvette Specifications: 1960 Drive Train Part 1
89 Factory Facts! 1960 – 1970 Corvette Fuel Pump Usage Chart. 1968 Corvette 327 Motor Service Update. 1967-1968 Corvette Tri-Power Service Procedured. 1969 Corvette Directional Signal Switch Service. 1979 Corvette Mirror Service Procedures Update.

June 2001- Volume 29, Number 11
56 Vette Vues Project Car.
68 “Countdown To Gold.” The 1953 Through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. Front & Rear Chassis and Suspension Factory Authentic Restoration Details.
83 Factory Facts! 1959-1960 Corvette Steering Column Service Update. 1960-1961 Corvette Aluminum Radiator Replacements. 1968 Corvette Hood Lock Service Updates. 1968 RPO L-88 Corvette Connecting Rod Bolt Usage Update. 1968 Corvette Rear Spring Removal Service Update. 1968 Corvette 427 With A/C Spark Plug Removal. 1968 Corvette Convertible Courtesy Light Service Update. 93 Corvette Tech: Holley Carburetors.

August 2001- Volume 30, Number 1
41 2002 Chevrolet Corvette. Specifications.
51 What is a ZL-1 54 ZL-1 Case History 1969 Corvette ZL-1 S/N 29219 61 The One, The Only?
63 Retrofitting Your Corvette’s Air Conditioning System.
67 So Where Is It? The Location of Your Transmission’s Identification.
71 97 Power Train and More. Part 1. 1997 Corvette Specifications.
84 Vette Fans Receive Historic Power Boost, 2002 Z06. 88 Corvette Physics The Science of Vacum.
95 Corvette Testing Designed To Retain “America’s Favorite Sports Car” Icon Status. 100 2002 Z06 Corvette Improves on Perfection.
102 Countdown to Gold. the 1953 – 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. cont. on pg. 125
106 Factory Facts! 1960-1961 Corvette Hydroelectric Service. power top. 1962-1964 Delcotron Charging Units Usage Information. 1969 Corvette Tilt & Telescoping Steering Column Revision.
133 Corvette Exhaust Evolution.

September 2001- Volume 30, Number 2
73 Countdown to Gold. The 1953 through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. Exhaust System, Muffler Assembly, Manifold.
101 Wiring Diagrams. What Symbols Represent.
109 Factory Facts! 1956-1957 Corvettes With 3-Speed Close Ratio Transmissions. 1966 Corvettes With Transistor Ignition Systems. 1968-1970 Corvette Wiper Service Update. 1971 Corvette Axle “Plant Foul-Up. 1981 Corvette Catalytic Converter.
127 Corvette Tech: 1965-66 Corvette Cylinder Head ID.
135 Corvette Specifications: 1997 Powertrain Part 2.

December 2001- Volume 30, Number 5
33 Corvette Metal Part 2
55 Corvette Physics: The Science of Electromotive Force.
65 Going Nuts: Part 3 83 “Countdown To Gold.” The 1953 Through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary. “1954 L-6 Corvette Engine Assembly” also used in 1955 for approximately 6 Corvettes.

March 2002- Volume 30, Number 8
56 GM History.
60 GM History.
61 GM History.
64 GM History.
65 Countdown to Gold- The 1953 through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary, Number 15 Chevrolet Passenger NASCAR “GT” and the 1956 Corvette SR “non-suffixed” V-8 Engine Assembly. Illustrate the “1956 Corvette V-8 Unique Engine Parts.
81 Factory Facts 1955 Corvette Diaphragm Clutch Service. 1962 Corvette Powerglide Redesign 1970-71 Corvette Water Pump & Fan Clutch 1976 Corvette With 1975 Dated Keys 1984-1989 Corvette Shop Manual Update 109 Corvette Specifications: 1989 Powertrain Part 2
103 Corvette Tech: 1971-82 Corvette Alternator ID 117 Going Nuts: Part 6

APRIL 2002, Volume 30, Number 9
64 The Second Generation’s Legendary Steering Wheel
71 Corvette Tech: Corvette Carter Carburetor ID
79 Corvette Physics The Science of Relativity or ‘Relativistic Frames’
91 Countdown to Gold- the 1953 through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary, Number Sixteen
105 Factory Facts PART A – 1955 Corvette 6 and 8 Cylinder With Poweglide – Rear Engine Mount Bolt Replacement PART B – 1950’s to 1960’s Corvette Ignition Coil Operation and Maintence Bulletin PART C – 1973 Corvette A/C Service Update PART D – 1974-1975 Corvette 4-Speed Speedometer PART E- 1977-1978 Corvette Bumper Cover 124 Corvette Specifications: 1992 ZR-1 Powertrain Part 1

MAY 2002, Volume 30, Number 10
67 Corvette Physics: The Science of Viscosity Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary, Number Seventeen
96 Corvette Tech: 1976-82 Corvette Block Casting Numbers 101 Corvette Specifications: 1982 Powertrain Part 1
113 Factory Facts PART A – 1955 Corvette 3 Speed Transmission PART B – 1955 Corvette V-8 Engine Smoking PART C – 1963 Corvette Driveshaft Balancing PART D – 1968 Corvette Glass Option change PART E- 1985 Corvette Factory Campaign

JUNE 2002 Volume 30, Number 11
22 2003 Chevrolet Corvette Specifications
64 Then & Now – A 50th Commemorative Edition
71 Countdown to Gold- the 1953 through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette 50th Anniversary, Number Eighteen
89 Factory Facts PART A -1964 Corvette Steering Ratios PART B -1964 Back Window Service Update PART C – 1964 Cooling System Operation PART D – 1972 Service Update for RPO C-60 Air Conditioning PART E- 1984 A.I.R. Pulley Factory Campaign PART F – 1986-87 Engine Soon Light – Code #36
101 Corvette Specifications: 1992 Drivetrain, Part 2 111 Corvette Physics – The Science of Oscillatory Motion

JULY 2002, Volume 30, Number 12
49 Vette Vues Project Car – Completed
67 Channels, Runs, Wind and Rattles
73 Corvette Tech: Corvette Seat Belt Restoration and ID
87 Corvette Specifications: 1982 Drivetrain – Part 2
95 Factory Facts PART A – 1960 Corvette Assembly PART B – 1963 Corvette Steering Dampener Control PART C – 1963 Corvette High Speed Warning Buzzer PART D – 1963 Corvette Fuel Injection Modifications PART E- 1968 Corvette Export Information PART F – 1975 Corvette Fuel Tank System Shop Manual Update 83 Corvette Physics: The Science of Compression and Respective Ratio
111 Hi-Yo Silver

AUGUST 2002, Volume 31, Number 1
63 Corvette Physics: The Science of Conserved Translational Kinetic Energy
71 Corvette Specifications: 1979 Powertrain Part 1
79 An Engine’s Output is Horsepower
85 Corvette Tech: Exterior Emblems and Flags
93 Countdown To Gold: 1st Special Edition 103 Factory Facts Part A: 1958 Corvette 4 Speed Part B: 1961 Corvettes with RPO 419 Auxiliary Hardtop Part C: 1961 Corvettes with Fuel Injection – Reworking Piston Domes Part D: 1957-1961 Corvette Clutch Part E: 1963-1964 Corvette Brake System Part F: 1967-1968 Chevrolet Zone Office Network

SEPTEMBER 2002, Volume 31, Number 2
7 Thirty Years Bloomington Gold Corvettes USA
11 Special Collection XVIII – Evolution 1953-1967
28 Bloomington Gold Hall of Fame 2002
89 David and Carol Burroughs
75 Countdown To Gold 9
3 Corvette Specifications: 1956 Powertrain: Part 1
103 Factory Facts PART A: 1956-1956 Corvette Service Update PART B: 1957-1958 Corvette 4-Speed Service Update PART C: 1958 Corvette Oil Dip Sticks PART D: 1968 Corvette 427 with A/C Delivery Problems PART E: 1965-1972 Corvette Parking Brake Service Update
117 Corvette Tech: Corvette Tires For 53-82 Corvettes

October 2002, Volume 31, Number 3
97 Countdown To Gold: Special Edition #2, Big Block Corvettes
119 Factory Facts PART A: 1957 Chevrolet Fuel Injection Service Updates PART B: 1957 Corvette New Design Semi-centrifugal Clutch PART C: 1966 Corvette New Car Delivery Procedures PART D: 1968 Corvette New Design Window Sticker
132 Corvette Specifications: 1976 Drivetrain: Part 2 139 Corvette Tech: Finding the History of Your Corvette

November 2002 Volume 31, Number 4
8 Corvettes’ @ Carlisle 2002
24 2002 Evolution Display
71 ‘Course’ the Alignment
77 Corvette Specifications: 1964 Power Train: Part 1
85 Factory Facts PART A:
57 Corvette Spark Plug Usage Chart PART B:
55-57 Corvette & Chevy Distributor Chart PART C:
57 Corvette Camshaft Identification Chart PART D:
63-64 Corvette Door Glass Service Update Procedure PART E: 1970 Corvette Tie Rod Service Update
95 Corvette Tech: Early Corvette Trim Tag ID
105 Countdown To Gold: Number 20 in Series

December 2002, Volume 31, Number 5
97 Countdown To Gold: Special Edition #3
105 Factory Facts PART A: 1958 Electric Windshield Wiper Information PART B: 57-58 Fuel Filter Maintance PART C: 1964 Corvette 4-Speed Transmission Removal and Reinstallation PART D: 1970 Corvette Carburetor Link Change PART E: 1972 Corvette Wheel Bearings Service
113 ‘Shimmy Shudder Vibes’ Cause the Reduction of Maximum
114 Corvette Tech: Corvette Audio System Options
123 Corvette Specifications: 1964 Power Train: Part 2

January 2003, Volume 31,Issue Number 6
11. . . . 53 MY-WAY – A 50th Commemorative Edition
67. . . . “The Bottom Line”
83. . . . Corvette Physics
73. . . . Countdown To Gold: Number 22 in Series
89. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1964 Power Train: Part 3
97. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1954 Engine Valve Noise PART B: 1957 Choke Piston Carbon Deposits PART C: 1958 ‘Ultimate Restoration Fact’ PART D: 1969 Steering Column Control Lock Tube Housing Cover PART E: 1971 Production Change on Units Built with RPO C-60 107. . . . Corvette Tech: 1968-1982 Corvette Headlights

February 2003, Volume 31, Issue Number 7
9. . . . . . .C1 or C4 130. . . Gap of the Ring
153. . . Which is the Right One?
190. . . Chevy Engine Approved For Daytona Prototypes
97. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1958 Fuel Injection Service PART B: 1966 Choke Malfunction PART C: 1963-72 Parking Brake Service Update PART D: Coupe Water Leak Service Update PART E: 1985 Ignition Problems 115. . . . Corvette Tech: Corvette Interior Moves 123. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1986 Powertrain Part 1
135. . . . Countdown To Gold: Special Edition #4

March 2003, Volume 31, Issue Number 7
68. . . Zora Arkus-Duntov and John Dolza Reunited
76. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1958-1959 Headlamp Flicker PART B: 1959-1961 Out of Trim Front and Rear Spring Spacers PART C: 1960-1961 Corvette Valve Lifter Usage and Adjustment PART D: 1962 Corvette with Powerglide PART E: 1963 Corvette Ashtray Service
90. . . . Countdown To Gold: Special Edition #5
101. . . . Corvette Tech: Corvette Powerglide Automatic Transmissions
111. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1979 Drivetrain – Pt. 3

April 2003, Volume 31, Issue Number 9
75. . . The Flywheel A Denticulated Plate and it’s Mates
91. . . Pinion of the Ring
115.Corvette Physics: The Frictional Theory
81. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1953-1955 6 Cylinder Engines Dust Contamination PART B: 1958 Corvettes with Powerglide Transmissions PART C: 1959 Radiator Cores PART D: 1958-1961 Fuel Chart PART E: 1969-1976 Corvettes with 350 Cubic Inch Engines and RPO C-60 Air Conditioning
105. . . . Countdown To Gold: Special Edition # 6
97. . . . Corvette Tech: Corvette Saginaw 3-speed Transmissions
67. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1961 Drivetrain Part 2

May 2003, Volume 31, Issue Number 10
123.Corvette Physics: The Alternating Current Theory
75. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1955 Corvette Clutch Boot PART B: 1958 Corvette Headlamp Brackets PART C: 1958-1959 Corvette Powerglide Inspection Procedure PART D: 1960 Corvette Limited Production Option 1625A 24 Gallon Gas Tanks PART E: 1965 Corvette Air Conditioning Service PART F: 1977-1978 Corvette “Wavy” Bumper Service 103. . . . Countdown To Gold: Number #23 in Series
91. . . . Corvette Tech: NCM Virtual Tour
95. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1956 Drivetrain Part 2

June 2003, Volume 31, Issue Number 11
95. . . . . . Upgrading Stock Ignitions On Mid-Year Corvettes
105. . . . CORVETTECUS MATHEMATICUS Formulas & Conversions – Principia One 75. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1954 CORVETTE HEATER PROBLEMS? 1953 CORVETTE HEATER PROBLEMS? PART B: 1955 CORVETTE GROUND STRAP ADDITION ON NEW V-8 MODELS? PART C: 1955 CORVETTES WITH 3-SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS PART D: 1955 – 1956 CORVETTE OIL LEVEL GAUGES PART E: 1973 – 1977 CORVETTE VIBRATION DURING ACCELERATION
111. . . . Countdown To Gold: #24 – Stamping of 1957 Corvette V-8 Engine Assemblies at Chevrolet Flint V-8 Engine Plant.
67. . . . Corvette Tech: 1972-82 Corvette VIN Decoding
85. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1999 Powertrain and More Part I

July 2003, Volume 31, Issue Number 12
8. . . . . . 1953 Custom Corvette #77
20. . . . . . Spring 2003 Corvette Expo, Knoxville
24. . . . . . 1996 Corvette Coupe Grand Sport
25. . . . . . 2000 LS-1
32. . . . . . 2003 Amelia Island Concours d’ Elegance
48. . . . . . 1961 Corvette Mako Shark
54. . . . . . Corvette C5R
58. . . . . . Amelia Island Concours Corporate Awards 2003
93. . . . . . The Tale of a Survivor
153. . . . Bearing the Load
158. . . . 1955-1962 Corvette Year by Year Model Changes
122. . . . Countdown To Gold: Zora and Corvette Collectibles
139. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1955 Gasoline Gauge New Part Number PART B: 1959 Service Update PART C: New 1964 Options RPO J-56 Special Brake System and RPO F-40 Special Front and Rear Suspension PART D: 1960’s and 1970’s Restoration Nuts, Bolts and Clamps PART E: 1960’s and 1970’s Fuel Gauge Diagnosis Procedures

August 2003, Volume 32, Issue Number 1
73. . . . Corvettecus Mathematicus
95. . . . I’m all Choked Up
121. . . Making Mid-Year Corvettes Run Cooler Part 1
66. . . . Corvette Tech: 1963-1967 Corvette Year by Year Model Changes
78. . . . Factory Facts PART A: 1963-1974 Corvette Service Updates PART B: 1972 Corvettes With RPO V-60 Air Conditioning PART C: 1980’s Corvette Aluminum Wheel Service PART D: 1980’s Corvettes with Special I.D. Stamp Codes
99. . . . . . Countdown To Gold: Number #25 in Series
105. . . . Corvette Advisor Monthly Column
113. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1959 Drivetrain Part 2

September 2003, Volume 32, Issue Number 2
8. . . . 2004 Chevrolet Corvette Product Information
15. . . . 2004 Specifications
16. . . . 31st Bloomington Gold Corvettes USA
48. . . . 1988 Corvette ZR-1 Prototype – EX5014
55. . . . Historic Awards 2003
70. . . . Bloomington Gold Swapmeet
116. . . . The Most Illuminating Adjustment
122. . . . Making Mid-Year Corvettes Run Cooler – Part 2
128. . . . Snap of the Ring
151. . . . The C5 Era: Corvette Reaches New Heights
142. . . . Corvette Tech: 1968-1977 Corvette Year by Year Model Changes
106. . . . Factory Facts PART
A: 1978 Pace Car #6,482 PART
B: Lockset Deviation PART
C: 1978-1979 Corvettes with RPO L-82 and Factory RPO C-60 Air Conditioning
PART D: 1979 Corvette L-82 with Factory Air Conditioning
PART E: Corvette Speedometer System Service
PART F: Removal of Tight Wheels
91. . . . Countdown To Gold: The Corvette’s 50th Birthday, Flint Michigan USA

OCTOBER 2003, Volume 32, Issue Number 3
18. . . . Corvette 50th Anniversary Celebration – Two-Day Party-Nashville
50. . . . Nashville Cruize Caravans and Parades
52. . . . Corvette Heritage Tour
76. . . . Chevrolet Racing Tour – NASHVILLE
102. . . . OIL DOWN – Straight Talk About Oil Viscosity
137. . . . TODAY’S ENGINE TECHNOLOGY – Care & Feeding Of Steel Connecting Rods 119. . . . Corvette Tech: 1978-82 Corvette Year by Year Model Changes
125. . . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1965 PROTECT-O-PLATE FOR CORVETTES
PART B: WINDOW REGULATOR LUBRICATION PART
C: 1974 CORVETTE URETHANE BUMPER REPAIR PART
D: 1974-1975 CORVETTE SEAT BUZZER SYSTEM PART
E: 1975 CORVETTE EXHAUST SYSTEM ALIGNMENT
PART F: 1976 CORVETTE LOCK SERVICE
109. . . . Countdown To Gold: 1953 through 1957 Windshield Wiper and Washer System.

November 2003, Volume 32, Issue Number 4
58. . . . Drip, Drip, Water, Wind & Whistle: Stop The Leaks!
97. . . . TODAY’S ENGINE TECHNOLOGY: The Latest In Piston Rings
104. . . . Factory Facts PART
A: 1962-1963 Corvette Powerglide service
PART B: 1963 corvette vin plate change
PART C: 1964 corvette vin plate stamping
PART D: 1964 corvette with rpo c-60 service update
PART E: 1963-1965 corvette crossmember isolation mounts
PART F: 1998-2001 corvette paint wear-through
114. . . 100 LASHES! Setting The Lash On Your Corvette
121. . . The Dual Master of The Cylinders
126. . . The Linear Force of the Power Rack & Pinion
131. . . . Countdown To Gold: 1953 through 1957 Windshield Washer System. 138. . . . Corvette Tech: Corvette: The All-American Dream Car Five Generations and 50 years of History

December 2003, Volume 32, Issue Number 5
98. . . . What’s the Difference? 13 Years of C4 Modifications
105. . . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1963-1965 CORVETTE DIFFERENTIAL BRACKET REPAIR
PART B: 1963-1965 CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE WEATHER STRIP SERVICE
PART C: 1965 CORVETTE T.I. SERVICE UPDATE
PART D: 1963-1965 CORVETTE PAINT CLEANING UPDATE
PART E: 1970-1973 CORVETTE ‘454’ WITH FACTORY A/C SERVICE
118. . . Testing an Engine’s Ability to Develop Cylinder Compression
123. . . It’s the Best Place to Weight. . . . A C4 at the Curb
128. . . . Countdown To Gold: Number Twenty Nine in Series
155. . . . Corvette Tech: Corvette Throttle Body Cross Fire Injection

January 2004, Volume 32, Issue Number 6
4. . . . . . .Corvettes at Carlisle
66. . . . Hearing the Optimum Performance
98. . . Cam Confusion: What to do if your Camshaft is too Big
102.That Bundle of Harness Wires
78. . . . Countdown To Gold: Number Thirty in Series
111. . . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1953 TRANSMISSION IDENTIFICATION
PART B: 1968-1971 INSTRUMENT PANEL GAUGE BEZEL KIT
PART C: 1975 RADIATOR AND FAN SHROUD REMOVAL
PART D: 1974-1975 CARBURETOR SERVICE UPDATES
PART E: 1986-1987 SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT
123. . . . Corvette Tech: Corvette Delco Radio Identification

February 2004, Volume 32, Issue Number 7
4. . . . . . .Bob McDorman Classic Chevy and Corvette Show
30. . . . Steve Bean’s Restoration Project
65. . . . Jetting for Performance
107. . . Nothing But Hot Air?
68. . . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1963 Corvette Transmission Buzzing Noises
PART B: 1957-1965 Corvette 283, 327 Engine Service Diagnosis
PART C: 1968 Corvette Oil Filter Leakage
PART D: 1972 Corvette Windshield Cleaning Update
PART E: 1976-1977 Corvette Frozen Door Lock Service
84. . . . Corvette Tech: Restoration Pitfalls: Revisited
98. . . . Corvette Specifications: 1999 Drivetrain: Part 2

March 2004, Volume 32, Issue Number 8
8. . . . . . The New C6 is Here!
19. . . . Under the Skin: Beneath Corvette C6’s Shapely Curves Lies State-of-the-Art Performance Technology
26. . . . 2005 Corvette Design: Leaner and More Passionate
34. . . . Interior Motives: A Look Inside the C6 Corvette Cockpit
42. . . . 2005 Corvette Engine: Most Standard Power Ever
50. . . . Preliminary Specifications
101. . . There’s More to Caps and Rotors then Meets the Eye.
107. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1964 Carburetor Service
PART B: 1965-1966 Parking Brake Redesign
PART C: 1968 Service Update
PART D: 1975 Ignition Service Update
PART E: 1984 Power Antenna Service PART F: Reader Follow-Up

April 2004, Volume 32, Issue Number 9
68. . . . Countdown to Gold: Number Thirty Two in Series
91. . . . Corvette Tech: 1967 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
104. . . Puttin’ it in the Top, a Real Headliner
110. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1984-1987 Roof Panel Damage
PART B: 1984-1986 Power Seat Service
PART C: 1986-1987 with RPO MM4 Speed Manual Transmission Service Update
PART D: 1984-1986 Power Window Service
PART E: 1984-1986 Tire Service Update
119. . . Another Bundle of C4 Wires and Circuits

May 2004, Volume 32, Issue Number 10
65. . . . 2005 Corvette Convertible
72. . . . Countdown to Gold: Special Edition #8
83. . . . Cranky Starting Problems
94. . . . A Source of the C4’s Power Part 3
101. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1962 Powerglide Service Update
PART B: 1984 Rear Hatch Defogger Service Update
PART C: 1986-1987 Wiper Service
PART D: 1988 Corvette Factory Letter
117. . . Carlisle Events Bob Hall Loses Battle with Cancer
118. . . Corvette Tech: 1968 Cylinder Head ID

June 2004, Volume 32, Issue Number 11
64. . . . Carlisle Events’ Co-Founder Chip Miller Dies at 61
69. . . . Countdown to Gold: Special Edition #9, Part II
78. . . . 24 Shop Safety Tips
96. . . . Corvette Tech: 1969 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
106. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1953-1958 Corvette Fuel Filters
PART B: 1963 Corvette Hood Locks
PART C: 1967 Chevrolet Denver Zone
PART D: 1969-1970 Corvette Odometer Failure
PART E: 1977 Corvette Sport Mirrors
114. . . Variations on a Theme: The C4 Corvette Frame

July 2004, Volume 32, Issue Number 12
68. . . . All that Glitters: Decorative Plate Dilemma
74. . . . Lance Miller Carries on His Father’s Legacy
82. . . . Corvette Tech: 1970 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
96. . . . Too Hot to Handle: Header & Exhaust System Coatings
102. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1970’s Glass Cleaning Procedure
PART B: 1970’s Positraction Service
PART C: 1986 Spark Plug Service
PART D: 1980’s Body Repair Materials

August 2004, Volume 33, Issue Number 1
63. . . . Tip of the Iceberg: Tining with Carburetor Spacers
67. . . . Countdown to Gold: 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection 81. . . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1956-1957 3-Speed to 4-Speed Conversion Kits
PART B: 1966 327 Clutch Problems
PART C: 1966-1967 with 427 Motors with Factory Air Conditioning
PART D: 1972 Headlamp Service Chart
PART E: 1988-1989 A/C Hose Hood Rub
94. . . . Corvette Tech: 1971 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
101. . . Modern Rocker Arm Technology

September 2004, Volume 33, Issue Number 2
8. . . . Bloomington Gold Corvettes USA
16. . . . Callaway Corvettes Star in Bloomington Gold Special Collection
46. . . . The Weakest Link? The Inside Story on U-Joints
124. . . Pressure Waves: Header Technology
131. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1962 Carburetor Revisions
PART B: 1964-1966 4-Speed Service Update
PART C: 1966 Grille Supports
PART D: 1977 Alarm Service Update
PART E: 1991 Low Tire Pressure Warning System
148. . . Corvette Tech: 1972 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
186. . . Chevrolet Annouces 2005 Corvette Pricing

October 2004, Volume 33, Issue Number 3
66. . . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1966 Brake Pads
PART B: 1967 Warning Light
PART C: 1982-1984 Engine Idle
PART D: 1984-1987 Seat Service Update
PART E: 1991 Antilock Brake System Service Chart
81. . . . Corvette Tech: 1973 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
86. . . . Header Hi-Jinx
112. . . The System that Flows from the Engine to the Atmosphere

November 2004, Volume 33, Issue Number 4
70. . . . Hot Licks: Cooling Your Corvette Transmission
76. . . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1959 Door Glass Service
PART B: 1964-1966 4-Speed Service Revision
PART C: 1966 RPO K66 Wiring Diagram
PART D: 1968 L-88 Factory “Mixup”
PART E: 1974-1975 4-Speed Service Update
84. . . . Corvette Tech: 1974 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
90. . . . Racing Technology: Metal Matrix Driveshafts
122. . . Beast of Burden: Picking the Right Tow Vehicle

December 2004, Volume 33, Issue Number 5
8. . . . . . Carlisle Chip’s Choice
98. . . . Fan Dangled: Which Fan Should You Use?
106. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1959 Housing Service Update
PART B: 1960 Fuel Injection Service Update
PART C: 1962 Powerglide Identification Update
PART D: 1964 Service Problems
PART E: 1968 Underbody Protective Shields
114. . . Racing Technology: Gaskets
101, The Mechanics of Sealing
120. . . Corvette Tech: 1975 Corvette Cylinder Head ID

January 2005, Volume 33, Issue Number 6
4. . . . . . .Bob McDorman Classic Chevy & Corvette Show
98. . . . Good Vibrations
102. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1963-1967 Power Steering Service Update – E.S.L. Notes
PART B: 1965-1967 396-427 Tonawanda Engine Service Notes
PART C: 1967-1968 427 and L-88 Service Notes
PART D: 1968 Window Service Update
108. . . Corvette Tech: 1976 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
114. . . Gaskets
101: The Mechanics of Sealing Cylinder Heads, Part 2
115. . . Nut Case

February 2005, Volume 33, Issue Number 7
98. . . . Hidden Horsepower
106. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1965 396-425HP Bucking and Faltering
PART B: 1966 427 with Power Steering Radiator Hose Interference
PART C: 1967 Disc Brake Pad Service
PART D: 1968 Convertible Courtesy Light Failure
PART E: 1968 327 Cooling Problems
116. . . Corvette Tech: 1977 Corvette Cylinder Head ID

March 2005, Volume 33, Issue Number 8
40. . . . Corvette ZO6
60. . . . Corvette C6-R Race Car Launches for 2005
98. . . . “In Tune with the Times”
101. . . Corvette Tech: 1978 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
106. . . Factory Facts
PART A: Loosening of Door Window Regulator Assembly
PART B: 1965 Temperature Gauge
PART C: 1979-84 Power Antenna Service Update
PART D: 1986 Anti Theft System Repair
118. . . Bolt Torque

April 2005, Volume 33, Issue Number 9
129. . . Factory Facts
PART A: 1963-1970 Special Positraction Package for Heavy Duty Operations
PART B: 1965 Air Ventilator Control Cables
PART C: 1968-1969 Convertible Soft Top
PART D: 1969 ZL-1 Aluminum Block PART
E: 1997-1999 Leather Seat Update
37. . . Ah Nuts. . . . There’s More To Engine Fasteners Than You Might Think

May 2005, Volume 33, Issue Number 10
72…Factory Facts
PART A:  Compression Ring Installation 327″ V-8 Engine
PART B:  1965 Parking Brake
PART C:  1968 Telescopic Wheel, Turn Signal Cam, Wiper Fuse Change
PART D:  1972-1977 Corvette Starter Diagnosis Chart
PART E:  1984 Corvette Roof Panel
82..Fifty Years Ago…The Complete History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection.
87..Corvette Tech:  1979 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
79…FIRE IT UP – Ignition Coils
92…GETTING HOSED – There’s More To Clamping Hose Than You Think

June 2005, Volume 33, Issue Number 11
6… Corvette & Chevy Expo, Houston, TX
70..Fifty Years Ago… The Founding of General Motors 1904 to 1926, The First Quarter Century
77..Automotive Electrician
82..Factory Facts
PART A:  RPO L-76 1965 Corvette – 327-365 HP Carburetor Service Parts Change
PART B:  1966 Corvette 427-390HP (RPO L-36) with Factory Air Conditioning (RPO C-60) Service Update
PART C:  1967 Corvette RPO N-36 Telescopic Steering Column Service Update
PART D:  1968 Corvette Jack Change
PART E:  1984 Cruise Control Factory Recall
101..Countdown to Gold

July 2005, Volume 33, Issue Number 12
7…Spring Corvette Expo
66..Piston Technology, Part I
74..Countdown to Gold: Part 34 in Series
80..Factory Facts
PART A:  1963 Fuel Injection Cold Starting Procedure
PART B:  1965 Powerglide Service Update
PART C:  1968 327 Incorrect Camshafts from Engine Plant
PART D:  1974 350 Cylinder Head Factory Update
PART E:  1981 Windshield Wiper Switch Bezel New Part Update
96..Fire Fighters
101..Fifty Years Ago…General Motors Second 25 Years 1929-1954

August 2005, Volume 34, Issue Number 1
41..Chevy/Vettefest, Chicago, IL
65..Piston Technology – Top 12 Piston Questions (Part II)
73..Factory Facts
PART A:  1958 Corvette Windshield Wiper
PART B:  1967 Corvette “421” Battery Test Procedure
PART C:  1968 Corvette Water Leaks
PART D:  1968 Corvette Radio Noise
PART E:  1981 Corvette Transmission Screen
PART F:  1982 Corvette Transmission
86..Corvette Tech: 1981 Corvette Cylinder Head ID
92..Missing in Action – The Lowly Valve Spring

September 2005, Volume 34, Issue Number 2
8…Bloomington Gold Corvette USA
106..Countdown to Gold: Zora Arkus-Duntov and the 1953 Corvette
110..Factory Facts:
PART A:  1954-1955 Corvette Foot Operated Windshield Washer
PART B:  1955 Corvette 6-Cylinder Powerglide
PART C:  “Aero Coupe” Production Start
PART D:  Dealer Zone Update Letters (1963)
PART E:  Automatic Transmissions (1991)
120..Corvette Tech:  1982 Cylinder ID

October 2005, Volume 34, Issue Number 3
4…Bloomington Gold Hall of Fame – 2005
26..2005 Special Collection XXI
102..Degrees of Success
106..Factory Facts
PART A:  1960 Corvette Lens Cracking
PART B:  1960-62 Aluminum Radiator Factory Replacement Policy
PART C:  Inlet Manifold Heat Shield
PART D:  1981 Speed Sensor Servicing
PART E:  1990 ABS Diagnostic Chart
115..Fifty Years Ago…General Motors, The Early 1950’s

November 2005, Volume 34, Issue Number 4
18..50’s Sporty Cars Commemorative Stamps
98..Cam Combos – Picking the Right Grind
104..Fifty Years Ago…The Complete History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V-8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – PART V – NOVEMBER 1955
112..Factory Facts
PART A:  1958 Engine Oil Dip Stick Chart
PART B:  1963-1965 Driveline Noise
PART C:  1969-1976 Power Brake Booster Identification Chart
PART D:  1984-1987 Air Deflector Service Kits
PART E:  1990’s Cleaning of Upper Instrument Panel Surfaces

December 2005, Volume 34, Issue Number 5
7…Corvettes at Carlisle
104..Fifty Years Ago…Part VI, December 1955
117..Cam Combos – Picking the Right Grind – Part II
120..Factory Facts
PART A:  1954-1955 Directional Signal Flashers
PART B:  Fuel Tank Vent Pipe Freezing
PART C:  1961 Hard Top Service Update
PART D:  1963-1964 Brake Service Update
PART E:  1985 Exhaust Service Update

January 2006, Volume 34, Issue Number 6
6…32nd Annual Bob McDorman Corvette and Classic Chevy Show
30..Bob McDorman Collection III
100..Getting Sloshed
103..Fifty Years Ago…Part VII – January, 1956
116..Factory Facts
PART A:  1962 Powerglide Service Update
PART B:  1963-65 Rear Suspension
PART C:  1968 Underbody Heat Insulation Retrofit and Protective Shield for Underbody Insulation
PART D:  1984 Product Safety Campaign

February 2006, Volume 34, Issue Number 7
74…Fifty Years Ago – Part VIII
94…Power In The Pulleys
96…Factory Facts
PART A:  1961 Fuel Injection Spark Plug Piston Interference
PART B:  1963 Parking Brake Service Update
PART C:  1973 Coupe Rear Window Leak
PART D:  84-86 Electric Outside Rear View Mirrors
116..Sounds of Silence

March 2006, Volume 34, Issue Number 8
4….Corvette Expo, Knoxville
55..Amelia Island Concours d’ Elegance
66..In His Words: Tom Wallace Q+A
72..Factory Facts
PART A:  1956-1957 3-Speed Close Ratio Transmission
PART B:  1961 Restricted Information
PART C:  1964 Corvette with Powerglide Transmission Neutral Safety Switch
PART D:  1984-1990 Corvette Paint Safety
PART E:  1986 Anti-Theft System Factory Recall
88..Stiction Stoppers
92..Fifty Years Ago Today:  Part IX, March 1956

April 2006, Volume 34, Issue Number 9
4….Chevy/Vettefest Fall 2005
63..Wet Sump Power Pans
72…Fifty Years Ago: Part X
84..Factory Facts
PART A: 1955-1957 Engine Service
PART B:  1962 New Design Clutch Pressure Plates
PART C:  1965-1966 Parking Brake
PART D:  1960’s to 1970’s Fuel Gauge Diagnosis Procedures
PART E:  Engine Overhauling

May 2006, Volume 34, Issue Number 10
71…Magical Carbon Fiber, Part I
77…Fifty Years Ago: Part XI – May 1956
98..Factory Facts
PART A:  1968 Radiator Service Update
PART B:  1968 Engine Wiring Harness Heat Damage
PART C:  1978-1979 Formed-In-Place Gaskets
PART D:  1984 Safety Campaign
PART E:  1980’s Must and Mildew Removal
114..New Age Carb Spacers

June 2006, Volume 34, Issue Number 11
66…Fifty Years Ago: Part XII – June 1956
72…Countdown to Gold
77…Factory Facts
PART A:  1958 Headlamp Service
PART B:  1959 Windshield Washers
PART C:  1963 Spare Tire Lock Corrosion
PART D:  1965 396-425hp Hood Flutter
PART E:  77-78 Rear Bumper Cover Wavy
90…Magical Carbon Fiber – Part II
96…Making the Most of Flow

July 2006, Volume 34, Issue Number 12
76…Slip and Slide
82…Fifty Years Ago: Part XIII – July 1956
90…Factory Facts
PART A:  Readers Follow Up on 63-65 Rear Suspension
PART B:  1964 Window Sticker Prices
PART C:  1964 Production Delays on Fuel Injected Option RPO L84 & Interior Leather Trims RPO 898 and RPO 899
PART D:  1969 Tilt-Tele Column Service
PART E:  Factory Tips on Removing Stains from Original 1970’s Interiors
97…Figuring Carb Size

August 2006, Volume 35, Issue Number 1
4…..Chevy Vettefest
24…Corvette ZO6 Paces 90th Indy
69…Inside Instruments
82…Fifty Years Ago:  Part XIV – August, 1956
102.Keeping Your Cool
112.Factory Facts
PART A:  1955 Powerglide Dipsticks
PART B:  1961 Drive Line Clunk
PART C:  1964 Hood Release Service Update
PART D:  1971 Water Pump Bearing Failures
PART E:  1986-1988 Heater/Factory A/C Service Update

September 2006, Volume 35, Issue Number 2
8….Bloominton Gold 2006
10…Survivor Field
10…A Word About Survivor
28…Gold Year Collection
40…Special Collection XXII and 2006 Hall of Fame
80…Mecum Auction Results: Bloomington
94…Fifty Years Ago: Part XV – September, 1956
117.The 2006 Tire Rack Cannonball One Lap of America
122.Factory Facts
PART A:  1955 V-8 Engine Service Update
PART B:  1958-1961 Fuel Pumps
PART C:  1961 Gas Tank Filler Cap
PART D:  1968 Air Injection Reactor Pump Noise
PART E:  1979-1982 Power Antenna Service Parts
130.Staging Games – Hurst’s Roll Control

October 2006, Volume 35, Issue Number 3
12….2007 Corvette
61…Fifty Years Ago: Part XVI – October, 1956
90…Factory Facts
PART A:  Inspection Forms for the 1959 Model Year
PART B:  1965 Protecto Plate Introduction
PART C:  Chemical Spotting of Paint Surfaces
PART D:  1971 Tune-Up Procedures and Specifications
PART E:  Push-Pull Headlight Switch Replacement
119.Wide Open – Check Your Throttle
137.Light Is Right – Instead of Adding Horsepower, Think Weight

November 2006, Volume 35, Issue Number 4
98…Factory Facts
PART A:  1955 Gasoline Gauge Service Update
PART B:  1960 Directional Signal Malfunction
PART C:  1964 Options J-56 Special Brake System and F-40 Special Front and Rear Suspension
PART D:  1968 Window Regulators
PART E:  1978 H.E.I. Window Regulators
108…Fifty Years Ago: Part XVII – November, 1956
136…Bob Clift Passes Away
138…Hitting a Gusher
146…NCM Delivery Program
147…Button It Up…Dzus Fasteners

December 2006, Volume 35, Issue Number 5
4….Corvettes at Carlisle
14…Mecum Auction Results – Carlisle
24…NCCC Showfield
34…The 1956 Reunion
48…Chip’s Choice 2006
57…NCRS Gallery
90…Fifty Years Ago: Part XVIII – December, 1956
114..Factory Facts
PART A:  1955-1958 Engine Service
PART B:  1959 Missing Glove Box Items
PART C:  1961-1962 Drive Line Clunk
PART D:  1963 Corvettes Delivered to the Denver Zone
PART E:  1971 Axle Usage Corrections
124..Spit Polished, Redefined
127..Volumous Delivery

January 2007, Volume 35, Issue Number 6
8…..Bob McDorman Classic Corvette and Chevy Show
104..Fifty Years Ago:  Part XIX – January, 1957
128..Fractured Filters
132..Factory Facts
PART A:  1957 Service Updates
PART B:  1959 Service Updates
PART C:  1963 4-Speed Service Updates
PART D:  1976 Corvettes with 1975 Lock Sets
PART E:  1984 Safety Campaign on Battery Cables
154..What to Look For When Things Turn Ugly

February 2007, Volume 35, Issue Number 7
6…..Mid America Motorworks 2006 Corvette Funfest
97…Factory Facts
PART A:  1959 Wiper Service
PART B:  1963 Delcotron Service Parts
PART C:  1963 Oil Level Gauges
PART D:  1963 Zone Office Update
PART E:  1968 Protect-O-Plate Information
114..Fifty Years Ago:  Part XX, February 1957

March 2007, Volume 35, Issue Number 8
8……Celebrating 50 Years of Corvette Racing
71….Fall Corvette Expo, Knoxville
98….Factory Facts
PART A:  1964 Holley Carburetor Problem on 327-365HP Corvettes
PART B:  1966 Brake Pad Change
PART C:  1969 Delcotron Generator and Delco Battery Problems
PART D:  1973 Corvettes with Factory Air Conditioning
PART E:  1980 Carburetor Service Chart
114..Fifty Years Ago:  Part XXI, March 1957
134..Enginuity

April 2007, Volume 35, Issue Number 9
8…….Chevy Vettefest Chicago
75…..Ron Fellows Championship ZO6 and Indy Pace Car Replica Convertible Editions Make 2007 a Special Year for Chevrolet Corvette
106…Tool Crib
108…Factory Facts
PART A:  1967-1968 Positraction Service
PART B:  1973-1977 Corvette Vibration
PART C:  1974 4-Speed Service Update
PART D:  1985 Safety Recall Campaign
124…At the Head of the Class

May 2007, Volume 35, Issue Number 10
6……NCRS Florida Regional Meet
29….Indy Pace Car Vettes
48….2007 Grand American Rolex Sports Car Series Grand Am GT
8….Solid Axle Corvette Club National Convention
97….Fifty Years Ago:  Part XXII – April 1957
112…Factory Facts
PART A:  1953-1954 Corvette Service Parts Update
PART B:  1967-1975 Vinyl Covered Auxiliary Hardtop Repair
PART C:  1973 Coupe Water Leak Repair
PART D:  1965-1978 Brake Caliper Repair
PART E:  1984 Safety Campaign

June 2007, Volume 35, Issue Number 11
8…..Corvette/Chevy Expo-Houston
44…36th Barrett Jackson-Scottsdale, Arizona
82…Engine Science – Torque Monsters
87…Factory Facts
PART A:  1955 Powerglide Transmission
PART B:  1956 Oil Level Gauges
PART C:  1968 427 Engines and Power Steering Part Change
PART D:  1968-1969 Corvettes: Water Entry into Fuel Tanks
PART E:  1970’s Cooling System Diagnosis
94…Open Wide and Say Ahhh

July 2007, Volume 35, Issue Number 12
10….Corvette Expo, 30th Anniversary
48….2008 Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette ZO6
72….Band Aid Cooling Cure
76….Fifty Years Ago Today:  Double Feature
94….Strong Arm Tactics
102…Spring Chevy Vette Fest Marks the End of an Era

August 2007, Volume 36, Issue Number 1
13….The Corvette Indy Tradition
65….Looking Back…The French ConnVETTion
76….The ZR-1 Corvette…an interview with Dave McLellan
82….ZR-1 was born in STUDIO THREE…an interview with John Cafaro
86….Chevrolet Performance King at General Motors
107…Fifty Years Ago Today:  Part XXV, July 1957
124…Factory Facts
PART A:  1966 Automatic Choke Malfunction
PART B:  1968 Corvettes with Factory A/C
PART C:  1984 Safety Recall Campaign
PART D:  1985 Rocker Arm Cover
PART E:  1984-1985 High Output Ignition Coil

September 2007, Volume 36, Issue Number 2
11…..Bloomington Gold Celebrates it’s 35th Birthday
34…..Certification
46…..Special Collection XXIII and Corvette Hall of Fame
144….Fifty Years Ago:  Part XXVI, August 1957
152….Get a Charge Out of This
158….Factory Facts
PART A:  1954 Powerglide Service
PART B:  1957-1958 4-Speed Service
PART C:  1963 3-Speed and 4-Speed Service Update
PART D:  1972 Corvettes with Factory A/C
PART E:  1976 Corvettes with Factory A/C

October 2007, Volume 36, Issue Number 3
7…….Ron Fellows ALMS GT1 Champion Corvette ZO6
18…..NCRS National Convention, Boston
88…..Fifty Years Ago:  Part XXVII, September 1957
100…Factory Facts
PART A:  1953 Corvette Body Repair
PART B:  1955 Six Cylinder Engine Service
PART C:  1968 Driveline Noise
PART D:  1975-83 Alternative Fuels
PART E:  1979 Headlamps
120….Fueling Around With Your Street Corvette

November 2007, Volume 36, Issue Number 4
8….The Astronaut Vettes
22….The Western States Corvette Council (WSCC)
32….The Dream Cruise Explained
44….Sebring Vintage Mike Stott -UBS Financial Sprint Race
48….Sebring Historic Mike Stott -UBS Financial Sprint Race
50….1966 Zero Option Corvette
100….Fueling Around With Your Street Corvette – Part 2 (15 Proven Holley  Carb Tricks)
107….Route 66: Season One, Volume One – The Road Trip Begins … Again
114….Mecum Auctions Brings World’s Most Nostalgic Collector Cars to Illinois
119….Getting Wired
65….Factory Facts
PART A:  1986 Californial Only Dealer Emission Campaign Bulletin
PART B:  1988-1989 Rear Wheel Tie Rod Safety Campaign
PART C:  1989-1991 Corvettes with ZF 6-Speed Manual Transmissions
PART D:  1990 Corvettes With LT-5 Engines (ZR-1 Corvettes)
PART E:  1991 Corvette Inflatable Restraint
100…Fueling Around With Your Street Corvette Part 2
119…Getting Wired

December 2007, Volume 36, Issue Number 5
8….Callaway C16 Coupe
16….Callaway Tour
24….Callaway Display at Corvettes @ Carlisle
28….Carlisle 2007 – Part I
51….From Vendors to Burnout…It was One Smokin’Weekend
65….26th Annual Corvettes @ Carlisle Mid America Motorworks      Fun Field ‘07
72….The Baldo Wedding Weekend at Corvettes @ Carlsile
76….Corvettes Conquer Cancer Vehicle
80….1980 Spina Bifida Raffle Car Turbo II Replica
94….Geometric Dissension: Ten Rocker Arm and Pushrod Tips
130…Holley Hop Ups – Part 1, Jetting
100…Factory Facts
PART A: 1985-1988 Corvette Electrical
PART B: 1988 Corvette Paint Service
PART C: 1988 Corvette Z-51 and Z-52 17” Wheel Safety Recall
PART D: 1989-1990 Corvette Parking Brake Safety Recall
PART E: 1990 Corvette Instrument Panel Safety Recall

January 2008, Vollume 36, Issue Number 6
5…Bob McDorman 34th Annual Corvette & Classic Chevy Show 2007
21…Carlisle 2007, Part 2
21…Carlisle NCRS Gallery VII
36…Chip’s Choice
59…GM Wixom Performance Build Center
74…Steak – Out ‘07 Show Results
78…Mecum Auction Results
79…Looking Back
95…A Christmas Tale of Old Hardware
98…Holley Hop Ups – Part 2
118…Geometric Dissension – Part 2
102…Factory Facts
PART A: 1956 Corvette Service Updates
PART B: 1969 Corvette Tilt & Telescoping Service Update
PART C: 1974 Corvette New Warner 4-Speed Transmission
PART D: 1986-1988 Corvette Low Coolant Warning Light
PART E: 1991 Corvette Paint Peeling Problems

February 2008, Vollume 36, Issue Number 7
10…Mid America Motorworks – “Funfest Is For Our Customer”
54…MY Garage
64…Corvette Racing- Fellows Named Most Popular Driver, Gongla Wins GT1 Crew Chief
of the Year Award
67…St. Petersburg. FL -Gavin and Beretta Win GT1
70…Belle Isle – Magnussen and O’Connell Rule GT1 in Detroit Street Race
76…Petit Le Mans – Gavin and Beretta Clinch GT1 Championship
90…Mecum High Performance Fall Auction
98…Mecum Auction Results
101…MY Garage Continued
112…HOWTO GO NUTS! (Part 1)-It’s Really TheLittle Things That Count
129…HOLLEY HOP UPS – Part 3 – Accelerator Pumps
120…Factory Facts
PART A: 1958 CORVETTE 4-SPEED TRANSMISSION OIL LEAKS
PART B: 1959 CORVETTE FAST CLUTCH CONVERSION
PART C: 1968 CORVETTE 427-390 AND 427-400 WITH FACTORY AIR
CONDITIONING AND MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS -ADDITION OF
ANTI-DIESELING SOLENOID
PART D: 1969 CORVETTES WITH 427 MOTORS AND RPO N40 POWER STEERING
PART E: 1968-1972 CORVETTE CONVERTIBLE SERVICE UPDATE

March 2008, Vollume 36, IIssue Number 8
10….Corvette Expo – Sevierville, TN
31….2009 Corvette ZR1
44….Grand Sport, The Love Affair Continues…
48….It’s All About Lifestyles…SEMA 2007
56….Chevrolet Unveils Two Unique Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars
62….Corvette Racing to Compete in 12-Race American Le Mans Series in 2008
63….Corvette Racing Goes Green with E85 Ethanol Fuel in 2008 American Le Mans Series
68….America’s Corvette Club’s “Corvettes America” Show – GM Tech Center, Warren, MI
90….15th Annual Glass on Grass – Presented by the Spokane Corvette Club.
98….Looking Back
108..How to go Nuts! – Part 2
128..Holley Hop Ups – Part 4
132..Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance
114…Factory Facts
PART A: 1955 Corvette with 3-Speed Transmissions
PART B: 1958 Corvette Oil Filler Cap and Crankcase Breather
PART C: 1959 Corvette 283 Automatic Transmissions
PART D: 1963-1964 Corvettes – RPO C-07 Auxiliary Hardtop for Convertibles
PART E: 1979-1982 Corvette Power Antenna Service
On the Cover: When it arrives next summer, the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 will be the most powerful and fastest production car ever produced by General Motors, with performance enabled by a new, supercharged 6.2L LS9 small-block V-8 engine.

APRIL 2008, Vollume 36, IIssue Number 9
6…..Chevy Vettefest Returns To Rosemont, Grows Yet Again
32….Father and Son Both Strike GOLD!!!
34….The Rick Treworgy Collection
56….Bob Schwarz’s Garage
60….Auction Results: Barrett Jackson, Scottsdale, Arizona
64….Corvettes at Michigan Speedway #6
80….Shadow of the Mountain
83….Two Vettes are the Final Prize
88….Speed Week at Bonneville Salt Flats
95….Air Force – Compressed Air, A Utility You Can’t Be Without
122..Cool Engine Tools
137..Chicago Corvette Club 50th Anniversary Celebration
104…Factory Facts
PART A: 1954 Windshield Washer Service Update
PART B: 1959 Driveline Vibration
PART C: 1962 Powerglide Production Changes
PART D: 1964 Factory Modifications for Racing Tires
PART E: 1984 Corvettes with Automatic Transmissions and Air Conditioning Electrical Changes
On the Cover: Top: 26th Annual Fall Edition Chevy Vettefest.  Bottom: Corvettes at Michigan Speedway

MAY 2008, Vollume 36, IIssue Number 10
8….NCRS Winter Meet
26….2nd Annual Corvette Cookout on the Parkway
41…Readers Photos
49…Fan Appreciation Day: WATERFORD HILLS RACEWAY
56….Mecum Auction, Kissimmee, FL
59…Mecum Auction Results, Kissimmee, FL
66…Chevrolet’s Special ‘427 Limited Edition Z06 Salutes Classic 427 Corvettes
72….Corvette Racing Confirms Driver Lineup
76….Corvette Racing Takes On New Challenge in 2008
80…17th Eureka Springs Corvette Weekend
86…One Fantastic Trip
96…Bernie Caesber’s 1967 Corvette
99…Troubleshooting Your Holley – Part I
121..Air Force – Part II
107…Factory Facts
PART A: 1960 Instrument Lens Cracking and Checking
PART B: 1962 Powerglide Transmissions
PART C: 1965 Turn Signal Switch Failure
PART D: 1968 Air Conditioning Service Update
PART E: 1972 Fender Skirts No Longer Available From Chevrolet
On the Cover:  Joe Nettles’ 1958 Corvette at the 30th NCRS Florida Chapter Regional Winter Meet.

JUNE 2008, Volume 36, Issue Number 11
6…30th Annual Corvette/Chevy Expo, Houston TX
32…Pure Stock Muscle Car Drag Race
42…Readers’ Photos
56…Little Red Corvette
64…Vetting Around Florida
67…Vette Vues Flashback: “Countdown to Gold” the 1953 through 1957 Chevrolet Corvette
50th Anniversary
80…Troubleshooting Your Holley – Part 2
101…Two Dozen Restoration Tips, Quick, Easy & Cheap – Part One
108…Corvettes of Naples, Florida Presented the 2008 Eagle One “Golden Rule Award”
50….Model Scene
90…Factory Facts
PART A: 1957-1958 Corvette Fuel Injection Service Update
PART B: 1961 Corvette Grille Vibration
PART C: 1970 Corvette Convertibles Folding Top Service Update
PART D: 1975-1976 Corvettes with Factory A/C Service Update
PART E: 1988-1989 Corvettes with White Paint Yellowing Problems Around Headlamp Doors
110…Toy Vues
On the Cover: Top: Terry and Julie Pennington’s 1969 Corvette at the Pure Stock Muscle Car Drags.  Bottom: Larry Bone’s 1964 Corvette at the 30th Annual Corvette/Chevy Expo in Houston, TX.

JULY 2008, Volume 36, Issue Number 12
7….Corvette Expo, Sevierville, TN
36….Indy Memories
48….Corvettes at AutoRama
58….Rolex 24 Hours At Daytona
64….56th Annual 12 Hours of Sebring: SVRA Vintage Races
70….Corvette Racing Scores Sixth Sebring 12 Hour GT1 Victory
84….Thane’s Thumper
96….Vetting Around Florida
98….Vette Vues Flashback: “Countdown to Gold” the 1953 through 1957 Chevrolet
Corvette 50th Anniversary
108..Another Two Dozen Restoration Tips:  Part II
121..Vette Vues Visits Valley Stream Vette Shop
125..Trick Sticks
90….Model Scene
113…Factory Facts
PART A: 1956-7 Corvette Conversion from 3-Speed Manual Transmission to 4-Speed
Manual Transmission
PART B: 1962 Corvettes RPO 396 & RPO 583 Carter AFB Carburetor Revisions
PART C: 1964 Corvettes Carter AFB Carburetors
PART D: 1966-67 427 Corvettes with Factory A/C Drivebelt Failure
PART E: 1988-89 Corvettes with Factory A/C
128…Toy Vues
135…Latest in the Corvette Marketplace
137…Business Card File
137…Calendar
145…Corvette Parts
152…Literature, Models, Misc.
155…Corvettes for Sale
159…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:  This 2005 Roadster owned by Thane and Natalia Avery has many, many body and engine mods. Having been dyno’d at 725 supercharged horsepower, its quite a unique machine

AUGUST 2008, Volume Thirty-Seven, Number 1
30…Mecum Auction- 21st Spring Classic Auction
40…Acura Sports Car Challenge, St. Petersburg, FL.
48…Belgian Home of Corvette
57…Vetting Around Florida
59…Back Home Again In Indiana
67…Mecum Auction Results-Indianapolis, IN
72…O’Connell and Magnussen Win GT1 in Long Beach Street Fight
76…O’Connell and Magnussen Score Third GT1 Win of Season in Sizzling Utah Grand
Prix
78…Countdown to Gold…2008 Update Part Three! GM Stylist’s Design Icons
88…FINAL TWO DOZEN RESTORATION TIPS Quick, Easy & Cheap–Part III
104…RACK ‘EM UP-Inside Steering Racks
109…Does Your Vette Have “NOS” Fiberglass Repairs?
52…Model Scene
70…Vette Vues Crossword Puzzle
75…Vette Vues Word Search
95…Factory Facts
PART A: 1955 CORVETTE 3-SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSION SERVICE
UPDATE
PART B: 1956 CORVETTE HORN RELAY PROBLEMS
PART C: 1986-1988 CORVETTE LOW COOLANT WARNING LIGHT
PART D: 1984-1987 CORVETTE FRONT CENTER AIR DEFLECTOR
PART E: 1990 CORVETTE RADIO PROBLEMS
112…Toy Vues
On the Cover:  This year marked the 92nd running of the Indy 500. Also this year marked the 30th anniversary of the Corvette as the pace car of the Indy 500.

SEPTEMBER 2008, Volume 37, Issue Number 2
6….35th Anniversary Bloomington Gold
41….The Bloomington Gold Corvette AuctionPresented by Mecum Collector Car Auctioneers
52….Vetting Around Florida – Mako Shark II
55….Corvette Racing Finishes Second and Third in
24 Hours of Le Mans
66….My Corvette Story
69….Arc Welders, 20 Electrical Tips
76….The Corvette Powered Bill Thomas Cheetah Is Now a Worthy 2008 Recreation!
83….“Unsung Hero” Raced ‘Vettes in the ‘50-‘70’s
88…..Simply Shocking
95…..Mecum Auction Results – Bloomington Gold
102…Factory Facts
PART A: 1961 Corvette Option Prices Update
PART B: 1965 Corvette Engine Removal Procedures
PART C: 1965-1966 Corvette Power Antenna Replacement
PART D: 1967 Corvette Steering Column Service Procedures
PART E: Vette Vues Factory Facts Reader Response Awards
On the Cover: The 35th Anniversary Bloomington Gold TM Show was held at Pheasant Run Resort and Spa, just outside of Chicago in St. Charles, Illinois on June 26 – 29. This was the seventh year that the show has been held at this spectacular location. Bloomington Gold is America’s original and longest running Corvette show with participants and spectators coming from across the world to attend.

OCTOBER 2008,  Volume 37, Issue Number 3
6…Welcome to the Invasion
79…“Fifty Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine
with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -PART XXX
98…The Corvette Powered Bill Thomas Cheetah 2008 Recreation – Part Two
102…The Dominator – Part I
107…Corvettes on Cape Cod Day – 2007
74…Model Scene
83…Factory Facts:
PART A: 1955-1957 Corvette Tune-Up Procedure Revision
PART B: 1963-1967 Fuel Gauge System Diagnosis
PART C: 1965-1966 Corvettes with Automatic Transmissions
PART D: 1966 Corvette Holley Carburetors
PART E: 1968 Corvette Headlamp Aiming Procedures
110…Toy Vues
Cover: On Saturday, the L-88s were removed from their display, lined-up abreast and toured through Pheasant Run Resort for onlookers to behold.  “An absolutely incredible display of sight and sound,” described David Burroughs. “By the time they shut down, the unmistakable racket gave way to clouds of coolant hissing from the L-88 engines and ticking headers. It was immediately the personal highlight of my Corvette career!”

November 2008, Volume 37, Issue Number 4
4….2009 Corvette
14….49th Annual NCCC Convention
28….The Right Hand Man
40….Vetting Around Florida: Love is Blue
44….Corvette Appreciation Day at Waterford Hills
54….Back to the Beach 2008
65….Shop Restores Old ‘Vette Hardtops
71….The Dominator – Part 2
92….“Fifty (Plus) Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet
283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -PART XXXI
59….Model Scene
76…Factory Facts
PART A: 1959 Windshield Washer Service
PART B: Neutral Safety Switch Malfunction
PART C: 1972 Disc Brake Service Revisions
PART D: 1975 Seat Belt Buzzer Delay System Diagnosis
PART E: 1978 Anti-Theft System for Roof Panels (T-Tops)
96…Toy Vues
On the Cover: Top: The National Council of Corvette Clubs, Inc. (NCCC) hosted their Annual Convention in Tulsa, Ok. This is a week long extravaganza. Bottom: Corvette Appreciation Day at Waterford Raceway. On July 27th Cauley Chevrolet and Danny Kellermeyer of DJ Race team rewarded the support of Corvette owners by offering free admission to the Waterford Hills Road Racing Race #4.

December 2008, Vollume 37, Issue Number 5
6….Corvettes @ Carlisle
16….1958 Reunion
26….NCRS Gallery VIII
52….Chip’s Choice Featuring Vette Rods
80….Vetting Around Florida
82….New Labor Day Classic Detroit Grand Prix
97….Fifty Plus Years Ago: Part XXXII
90….Model Scene
101…Factory Facts
PART A: 1962 Corvette Advance Planning Information
PART B: 1964 Corvette Advance Planning Information
PART C: 1965 Corvette Model and Options Internal Factory Report
PART D: 1965 Corvette Protect-O-Plates
PART E: 1967 Corvette Hose Clamp Changes
111…Toy Vues
On the Cover:  Rich and Barb Lagasee’s LS7 powered 1963.  The 27th annual Corvettes at Carlisle brought with it something for all lovers of America’s Sports Car – the Corvette. Over the weekend of August 22-24 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds, extraordinary examples of Chevy’s supercar could be found – from the awesomely unique Vette Rods featured in this year’s Chip’s Choice Display to the new ZR1s on display in the GM tent on the Manufacturers Midway. Corvette enthusiast’s could enjoy over 5,000 examples of all years of Corvettes throughout the 82-acre fairgrounds.

January 2009, Volume 37, Issue 6
5….Vettes on the Rockies
43….Petit Le Mans
54….GM Heritage Center Visit
65….Mecum Auction, St. Charles, IL
71….Mecum Auction Results, St. Charles, IL
79….Ex-Vette Design Engineer Restores Classic Models
84….Gray Skies Blue Festival and Corvette Show
87….The James Gang – Part I
108..Simply Shocking…Setting Up Adjustable Shocks
74….Model Scene
94…Factory Facts
PART A: 1960 Corvette VIN Number Stamping on Engine Date Boss
PART B: 1960 Corvette High Performance Radiator Bulletin
PART C: 1963, 1964, 1965 Corvette Cross Member Repair
PART D: 1963, 1964, 1965 Corvette Roadster Weatherstrip Redesign
PART E: 1963 Corvette Transmission Tunnel Underbody Insulator
112…Toy Vues
On the Cover: The 35th anniversary show for the Vettes On the Rockies. The Looking Glass Corvette Association and Purifoy Chevrolet of Ft. Lupton, Co host this event. Vette’s on the Rockies (VOTR) is the largest Corvette show in the State. Enthusiasts come from all over the country to attend the four day event held annually in Colorado.

February 2009, Volume 37, Issue 7
4….2008 NCRS Convention, St. Louis, MO
47….America’s Corvette Show
60….Jeff Hess’s 1966 Custom LS-7 Vette
75….The James Gang – Part II
81….“Fifty Plus Years Ago” – Part XXXII
88….SCCA Pro Racing SPEED World Challenge GT Championship
92….Model Scene
97…Factory Facts
PART A: 1962 Corvette Certified Horsepower Charts
PART B: 1962 Corvette Racing Parts Supplied by the Chevrolet Motor Division for 1962
S.C.C.A Racing Season
PART C: 1964 Corvettes with RPO J-65 Metallic Brakes
PART D: 1964 Corvette A.O. Smith Bodies
PART E: 1966 Corvette Radiator Grille Supports
109…Toy Vues
On the Cover: Jeff Hess’s 1966 Custom LS-7 Vette. See story on page 60.

March 2009, Volume 37, Issue 8
4….35th Bob McDorman Corvette & Classic Chevy Show
22…..Mid America Motorworks FunFest 2008
46…..What Gas Crisis?
56…..Muscle Car City
60…..Vetting Around Florida
62…..In Memory of Gary “Soupy” Campbell
65…..Getting Drilled
76…..Firewall Mayhem
82…..“Fifty Plus Years Ago…” Part XXXIII
111….National Corvette Museum Announces 2009 Corvette Hall of Fame Inductees
71….Model Scene
86…Factory Facts
PART A: Recalibration of Carter AFB Carburetors for 1964 Corvettes
PART B: 1965-1966 Corvette Parking Brake Redesign
PART C: 1967 Corvette Keys
PART D: 1974 Corvette Safety Recall of Fuel Tanks
PART E: 1978 Corvette A/C Service Update
106…Toy Vues
On the Cover:
Top: William Boussum’s Corvette at Mid America Motorworks FunFest 2008
Bottom: 35th Bob McDorman Corvette and Classic Chevy Show

April 2009, Volume 37, Issue 9
4….Corvette Expo Fall 2008
40….Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance
50….Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona
53….Martins Monster Hi-Lites 9th Annual Corvettes at Westmoreland Mall Show
60….Readers Photos
72….Wheels of Fire
78….“Fifty Plus Years Ago…” Part XXXIV
85….Which GM Manuals Do You Need?
90….Crunching Numbers
96….Corvette Racing Annouces 2009 Driver Lineup
97….Bob Lutz moves to Senior Advisor Role; Will Retire at End of 2009
66….Model Scene
98…Toy Vues
103…Factory Facts
PART A: 1955-1956 Corvette Inlet Manifold Oil Guards
PART B: 1957 Corvette Spark Plug Usage Chart
PART C: 1964 Corvette Clutch Production Changes
PART D: 1965 Corvette Air Ventilator Contol Cables
PART E: 1976-1977 Corvette Key Codes Bulletin
112…Business Card File
112…Calendar
118…Corvette Parts
122…Literature, Models,Misc.
125…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover/Readers Photo: 1969 coupe owned by John Dentinger of Chillcothe, Illinois.

May 2009, Volume 37, Issue 10
4 …Autobots® with Bow Ties
18…Chevy Vettefest Fall ‘08
76…Sema 2008-Las Vegas
85…Season-Opening Sebring Race Marks Corvette Racing’s 10th Anniversary –GT1
Championship Edition Corvettes Commemorate Corvette Racing’s Decade of
Success
100…Fifty Plus Years Ago-Part XXXV
106…Jesse James Redux
122…Corvette Racing’s-GT1 Pole in Sebring Season-Opener
124…Corvette Club of Delaware Valley Wins Golden Rule Award
125…Ella Corvette Miller
126…Chevrolet’s Karen Rafferty Distinguished as one of The Network Journal’s
Influential Black Women in Business
90…Model Scene 95…Toy Vues
110…Factory Facts
PART A: 1958-1960 Rochester Fuel Injection
PART B: 1963 Corvette Engine Crankcase Back Fires on All 1963 Corvettes
Except  Those with RPO L-84 Factory Fuel Injection
PART C: 1963 Corvette Z-O6 Performance Option
PART D: 1968-1969 Corvette RPO UA-6 Anti-Theft Audio Alarm System
PART E: 1963-1970’S Corvette Hardtop Wrench and Corvette Drawstring Bag
Chevrolete Engineering Drawings
On the Cover: Show goers got a closer look at Sideswipe – the Chevrolet Corvette vision concept vehicle character from the new “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen,” movie at the Chicago Auto Show in Chicago, IL Saturday, February 14, 2009. Sideswipe will be joined by the Chevy Camaro-based Bumblebee from the first movie and three additional Chevrolet vehicle characters when the movie opens in the United States on June 26. (Photo Credits: General Motors)

 

June 2009, Volume 37, Issue 11
4…..NCRS Winter Regional Meet
34…..Ridemakerz at Pratt & Miller
42…..Mecum Auction Kissimmee, FL
53…..Route 66 Dream Cruise
88…..Vetting Around Florida
90…..Jesel’s Chevy Timing Belt Innovation
95…..Fifty Plus Years Ago – Part XXXVI
98…..Hot Licks
104….Mecum Auction Results
76…Model Scene
81…Toy Vues
110…Factory Facts
PART A: 1960 Corvette with Fuel Injection
PART B: 1961 Corvette Radio Service Parts Chart
PART C: 1960-1962 Corvette Radiator Service
PART D: 1963 Corvette Glove Box Redesign
PART E: 1981 Corvette Computer Controlled Identification Charts
On the Cover:
Dennis Manire writes of traveling Route 66 with a group of classic Mid-Year Corvettes from where it begins in Chicago, Illinois to where it ends in Santa Monica, California. This photo is taken at Roy’s Motel and Cafe in Amboy, CA.

July 2009, Vollume 37, Issue Number 12
4….Corvette/Chevy Expo, Houston, TX
46….Almost Lost to Hurricane Ike
50….Chevy Announces New 2010 Grand Sport
56….Detailing A Car the Professional Way
66….Virginia Corvette Club 25th Anniversary
71….Readers Photos
76….Vettes in the Park
90….Getting Hosed – Part I
116…Digital Sparks for Analog Corvettes
124…Bloomington Gold Assembles All-Star Corvette Cast for  Special Collection XXV:
The Grand Finale
80…Model Scene
85…Toy Vues
102…Factory Facts
PART A: 1962 Corvette Motor Option Cancellations
PART B: 1963 Corvette High-Speed Warning Buzzer Deletion
PART C: 1965 Corvette Fuel Gauge System Diagnosis
PART D: 1978-1979 Corvettes with Power Antenna RPO U-75
PART E: 1985 Corvette Rocker Arm Cover Gaskets
128…Business Card File
128…Calendar
134…Corvette Parts
139…Literature, Models,Misc.
140…Corvettes for Sale
144…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Top: Dasher Short’s 1964 Corvette Roadster at the Corvette/Chevy Expo, Houston, TX.
Bottom: The new 2010 Grand Sport.

August 2009, Volume 38, Issue 1
4….Corvette Expo
28….O’Connell, Magnussen, Garcia and Corvette Racing Make History in Sebring
42….500 Mile International Sweepstakes
61….Spring Classic
69….Mecum Auction Results
83….Getting Hosed – Part 2
72…Model Scene
77…Toy Vues
96…Factory Facts
PART A: 1962 Corvettes with RPO 313 -Powerglide Automatic Transmission
Revised Aluminum Transmission Case
PART B: 1963-1964 Chevrolet Dealers in Zone #25
PART C: 1964-1966 Corvettes with Manual Transmissions – Gear Shift Buzz
PART D: 1967 Corvette Warning Light
PART E: 1968 Corvettes with RPO L-88 Wrong Front Sway Bar
112…Business Card File
112…Calendar
118…Corvette Parts
123…Literature, Models,Misc.
124…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Maurice Glunt of Johns Island, SC brought his beautiful 1953/2003 Commemorative Edition to the Corvette Expo in Sevierville, TN. The 1953/2003 Commemorative Edition is a blending of the classic styling of the past with the modern conveniences, performance and technology of today’s Corvette. The 1953/2003 Commemorative Edition is based on a C5 generation Corvette Convertible (1998-2004) or Corvette Hardtop.  Built by Advanced Automotive Technologies

September 2009, Volume 38, Issue Number 2
6…. 37th Annual Bloomington Gold® Corvette Show
13…Welcome to Special Collection XXV …Grand Finale! and The 2009 Hall of Fame
74…Original Fit
90…Mecum Reaches $5.9 Million in Sales at Bloomington Gold Corvette Auction
98…Mecum Auction Results: Bloomington Gold
104…Model Scene
110…Toy Vues
116…Factory Facts
PART A: 1963-64 New Chevrolet Dealers Zone 48
PART B: 1965 Corvettes with RPO M-35 Powerglide Automatic Transmissions
PART C: 1965 RPO L-76 327-365 H.P. Corvettes -Holley Carburetor Parts Changes
PART D: 1966 Corvettes with RPO K-66 Transistor Ignition System
PART E: 1977-1978 Corvette Maintance Free Battery Diagnosis and Charging  Information
128…Business Card File
128…Calendar
134…Corvette Parts
139…Literature, Models,Misc.
140…Corvettes for Sale
144…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Bloomington Gold Corvettes USA’s 37th show was held June 25-28, 2009, at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Ill. “Bloomington Gold is the longest running continuous Corvette show and, since 1973, has set the standard by which other Corvette events are measured,” said David Burroughs, CEO, Bloomington Gold.

October 2009, Volume 38, Issue Number 3
7……N.C.R.S. National Convention
42….“Panama” The 1958 Corvette Restoration
52….Vetting Around Florida
54….12 Hours at the Point – the full story – Racing for a Cause!
86….Corvette Racing to Introduce Corvette C6.R in GT2 Class at Mid-Ohio Sports Car  Course
94….Corvette Racing Finishes Second and Fourth in First GT2 Race
100…Head First…Sealing Corvette Cylinder Heads
51….Cartoon
62….Model Scene
68….Toy Vues
73….Factory Facts
PART A: 1955 Corvette Directional Signal Failures
PART B: 1963 Corvette Shift Lever Vibration
PART C: 1965 Corvette Protect-O-Plates
PART D: 1984-1985 Corvette 4-Speed Noise
PART E: 1988 Corvette Plant Fliers?
108…Vette Vues Crossword Puzzle
111…Business Card File
111…Calendar
118…Corvette Parts
123…Literature, Models,Misc.
124…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Last month we showed you the high quality build process of a very beautiful 1958 Corvette called the “Panama.” The restoration was done by Jeff Lilly Restorations in San Antonio, Texas. This month we are featuring the finished Corvette.

November 2009, Volume 38, Issue Number 4
6…..1967 Corvette L89 Sells for $205,000 at Mecum Monterey Auction
16…The National Corvette Homecoming: A Rising Star!
67…59th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Names 1937 Horch ‘Best of Show’
72…Getting the Shaft…Rocker Update
80…Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1
38…Rear Vues – 1959
57…Cartoon
58…Model Scene
63…Toy Vues
90…Factory Facts
PART A: Chevrolet Dealers -Peoria, Illinois –Chevrolet Zone Office – #47
PART B: 1963 -1967 Corvette Vehicle Serial Plate Stamping
PART C: 1968 Corvette Cold Start Failure
PART D: 1976 Corvette Quarajet Carburetors
PART E: 1984 Corvette Child Seat Installation
106…Rear Vues Crossword Puzzle
111…Business Card File
111…Calendar
118…Corvette Parts
123…Literature, Models,Misc.
125…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:
Top: The Mecum Auction Company held their first Monterey, California auction on August 15, 2009.
Bottom: After taking on the world’s best supercars and proving a better value and performer by the global automotive press, the Corvette ZR1 returns for 2010 with new Performance Traction Management (PTM) technology.

#461 December 2009, Volume 38, Issue Number 4
6…..2009 Corvettes at Carlisle
20…NCRS Gallery IX
36…1959 Reunion
52…Original Owner Hangs On To ‘73 Corvette
78…Vetting Around Florida
92…2010 Corvette
104..We Don’t Do Windows
111..Fifty Plus Years Ago: Part XXXVII
60…Rear Vues: 1973 Thirty-Six Years Ago
80…Model Scene
85…Cartoon
86…Toy Vues
116…Factory Facts
PART A: 1961 Corvette with Fuel Injection Piston Problems
PART B: 1964 Corvettes with RPO C-60 Air Conditioning
PART C: 1965 Corvette Protect-O-Plate Printer
PART D: 1966 Corvette Motor Options
PART E: 1969 Corvette RPO Option N-14
127…Business Card File
127…Calendar
134…Corvette Parts
138…Literature, Models,Misc.
139…Corvettes for Sale
144…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: 1973 Corvette owned by Scott Southworth of Reynoldsburg, Ohio. To read more about this great Corvette turn to page 52 to read “Original Owner Hangs On To ‘73 Corvette”-Photographer: Jerry Heasley

#462 January 2010, Volume 38, Issue Number 5
4…..Vettes on the Rockies
16…Telltale Coupe
26…Pampered Performance Corvette
30..100 Years of Scouting
36…Woodward Corvette Cruise
46…Back to the Beach
50…13th Annual Corvette Encounter
54…Corvettes at the Westmoreland Mall Show
72…Countdown to Gold
80…Getting Wired
60…Toy Vues
64…Rear Vues: 1973-Thirty Six Years Ago – Update
66…Model Scene
88…Vette Vues Word Search
90…Cartoon
92…Factory Facts
PART A: 1963 Corvette Option Z-O6
PART B: 1963 Corvette Window Changes
PART C: 1969-1970 Corvette Door Panel I.D. Label
PART D: 1973 Corvette Coupe Rear Window Leak
PART E: 1977 Corvette Anti-Theft Alarm System Changes
112…Business Card File
112…Calendar
117…Corvette Parts
123…Literature, Models,Misc.
125…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:
Tell tale Coupe Greg Horton’s 1966 L72, 425-horse 427 C.I. Corvette.
Restoring a monster big block Corvette tells a tale. This tale is of a violent past.
Photographer: Jerry Heasley

#463 February 2010, Volume 38, Issue Number 7
8……Fall Corvette Expo
24….2009 Vette View at Sema
34….Vetting Around Florida
82….Countdown to Gold: Number Thirty Seven in Series – Corvette Identity Theft – Part II
104..Index to Performance
108..Racing Legend Donna Mae Mims (The Pink Lady) Dies at Age 82
36…Rear Vues: 1966, Forty-Three Years ago
58…Model Scene
63…Toy Vues
92…Factory Facts
PART A: 1961 Corvette Gas Filler Cap
PART B: 1966 Corvette RPO L-79 HP with RPO’S C-60, N-40 and K-19 Water Pump Pulley
PART C: 1966 Corvette 327 Motor, Manual Transmission Models, Poor Clutch Release
PART D: 1968 Corvette Water Leaks
PART E: 1981 Corvette Windshield Wiper Switch Bezel
110..Vette Vues Word Search
113…Business Card File
113…Calendar
118…Corvette Parts
122…Literature, Models,Misc.
125…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: SEMA 2009
World’s Premier Auto Specialty Products Trade Show In The World: 1967 Vette at the Barrett-Jackson booth, this is the quintessential big block, the 435-horse 427.
Photographer: Jerry Heasley

#464 March 2010, Volume 38, Issue Number 8
8……Inaugural Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals Hits Chicago

26….The Italian Job

38….NCCC Convention

55….Corvette Jamboree Event

61….Mother Nature Provides the Sunshine,

94 Corvettes Add the Color to a Great Fall Show

86….Countdown to Gold: Number Thirty Eight in Series – Corvette Identity Theft – Part 3

76…Toy Vues

81…Model Scene

100…Factory Facts

PART A: 1959 Directional Signal Malfunction

PART B: 1962 Harmonic Balancers

PART C: 1963 Delcotron Voltage Regulators

PART D: 1976 Fuel Starvation

PART E: 1984 Power Steering Pump Pulley Factory Recall for Repair

118…Business Card File

118…Calendar

122…Corvette Parts

126…Literature, Models,Misc.

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Caravaning with the 50th Anniversary NCCC Convention. This year marked the 50th Anniversary of the NCCC Convention. NCCC hosts an Annual Convention in different parts of the Country, this year it was in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

 

#465 April 2010, Volume 38, Issue Number 9

6….Readers Photos: David Chandler’s 1967

8….”Devil’s Car” – 1963 Sting Ray -The Car That Stunned the World

22…2009 Houston Autorama

37…A Very Rare 1955 Corvette

42…Mecum Auction St. Charles, IL

61…Countdown to Gold: Number Thirty Nine in Series – Corvette Identity Theft – Part 4

94…2005-2007 Corvette Recalls: Removable Roofs

96…The Old Faithful Syndrome – The Care and Feeding of Your Radiator

101..Mecum Auction Results: St. Charles, IL

48…Rear Vues – 1984 Twenty-Six Years Ago

70…Model Scene

76…Toy Vues

82…Factory Facts

PART A: 1960 Corvette Fuel Injection

PART B: 1964 Corvette Problems

PART C: 1966 Corvette Production Change

PART D: 1974-1975 4-Speed Corvette Speedometer Gears

PART E: Corvette Service Updates

117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

122…Corvette Parts

125…Literature, Models,Misc.

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Everett Brewer’s beautiful 1963 split window. He calls it the “Devil’s Car.” Everett explained the reason behind this, “The VIN on the car is 30837S102666 VIN ends in 666, this car was built on October 30th, 1962, Halloween Eve and the very

last car built that evening!”

 

#466 May 2010, Volume 38, Issue Number 10

5……Vetting Around Florida: NCRS Regional Meet

28….Mecum Auction, Kissimmee

58….Countdown to Gold: Number Forty in Series – Corvette Grand Sport #5 Small Block Engine

72…..Clamp Tight

84…..Leaf Peepers, Flight Ninety Three Memorial Cruise

88…..Dana Mecum Biography

90…..Mecum Auction Results: Kissimmee

106…2011 Corvette ZO6 Carbon Limited Edition

34…Rear Vues – 1984 Twenty-Six Years Ago, Part II

64…Toy Vues

78…Model Scene

95…Factory Facts

PART A: 1965 Corvette Disc Brake Squeal

PART B: 1966 Corvette Grill Supports

PART C: 1968 Corvette Service Updates

PART D: 1977 Corvette Anti-Theft Alarm Service

PART E: Vette Vues Readers Response Award

115…Latest in the Corvette Marketplace

117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

122…Corvette Parts

126…Literature, Models,Misc.

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: 32nd Annual Florida Chapter NCRS Regional Meet at Old Town, Kissimmee, Florida. Held January 20th – 24th, 2010.

Top: 1963 Corvette owned by William Braun of McHenry, IL.

Bottom: 1957 Corvette owned by Kenneth Alflen of Port Charlotte, FL.

#467 June 2010, Volume 38, Issue Number 11
8…New Corvette Racing C6.R and Production Corvette ZR1 Represent the Culmination of  More Than 10 Years of Technology Transfer
18…Petit Le Mans
27…Corvette Racing ALMS Season Finale
30…2010 Rolex 24
60…Vetting Around Florida
62…Gearing for Go
83…Readers Photos
85…Corvette Atlanta Hosts the First Corvette Show of 2010
92….“The Westmoreland Mall Gang” Shows their Colors
96….Vette Vues Gets a Lesson From Bondurant
100..Meet Frank Mecum
101..Mecum Auction Results: Kansas City, MO
36…Rear Vues: 1960; Fifty Years Ago
72…Toy Vues
77…Model Scene
103…Factory Facts
PART A: 1954 Corvette Piston Ring Service
PART B: 1961 Corvette Grille Vibration
PART C: 1981-1990 Corvette Aluminum Wheel Service
PART D: 1985-1987 Corvette Air Conditioning Service
PART E: 1987 Corvette Engine Harness Damage with Automatic Transmissions
114…Business Card File
114…Calendar
120…Corvette Parts
125…Literature, Models,Misc.
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Top: 2010 Rolex 24 held on January 28 – 31, 2010.
Bottom: New Corvette Racing C6.R and Production Corvette ZR1 Represent the Culmination of More Than 10 Years of Technology Transfer.

 

#468 July 2010, Vette Vues Magazine, Volume Thirty-Eight, Number 12
8……Automatic Big Block Mid-Year, One of Twenty
16….Corvette/Chevy Expo 2010 – Houston, TX
58….Corvette Hospitality Weekend 2009
90….“Fifty-Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with”Ramjet” Fuel Injection
94….“Color it Correct”
99….Motor City Corvette Concours
65…Rear Vues: 1960 – Part II
79…Toy Vues
84…Model Scene
101…Factory Facts
PART A: 1965 Corvette Temperature Gauges
PART B: 1966 Corvette 427-390 with Factory A/C
PART C: 1984 Corvette Painted 1986 Corvette Colors
PART D: 1984-1987 Corvette Roof Panel Damages
PART E: 1998 Corvette C-5 Service Updates
114….Business Card File
114…Calendar
120…Corvette Parts
125…Literature, Models,Misc.
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Teresa King of Scurry, TX brought her 1966 big block to the Corvette/Chevy Expo in Houston. Chevrolet built just 20 of the big blocks with the 2-speed Powerglide for the 1966 model year. St. Louis assembled each one of those 20 units with the 390-horse 427. Photographer: Jerry Heasley

 

#469 August 2010, Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 39, Issue Number 1
4….Corvette Expo, Sevierville, Tennessee
32….2004 Chevrolet Corvette ZO6
36….Vetting Around Florida
38….50th anniversary of Buckeye Corvettes Inc.
52….Detroit Autorama – 2010
62….2011 Chevrolet Corvette / Grand Sport
71….2011 Chevrolet Covette Z06
81….Motor City Corvette Concours
42…Rear Vues: 1967 Forty Three Years Ago
83…Model Scene
88…Toy Vues
94…Factory Facts
PART A: 1962 Corvette Powerglide Shift Problems
PART B: 1963 Corvette Interim Production Changes
PART C: 1969 Corvette Delcotron Service Update
PART D: 1970 Corvette Water Pump Failures
PART E: 1989-1990 Corvette Service Updates
114….Business Card File
114…Calendar
120…Corvette Parts
125…Literature, Models,Misc.
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Top: Thomas Smithers’ Corvette. Bottom: Byron Cooper’s 1967 L/89. These beautiful Corvettes were at the Corvette Expo in Sevierville, Tennessee. The Expo is presented by Cooper Events.

 

#470 September 2010, Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 39, Number 2

7….Bloomington Gold 2010

18….Great Hall – The Cars & Their Stories

31….Great Hall – The People & Their Stories

60….Boone Trail Corvette Club visits the Blue Angels

62….Flint Corvette Club’s Tenth Annual Corvette Show

81….2011 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

92….Vette Vues Magazine is Proud to Announce the Kayser Specialty Company

95….Mecum Auctions – Bloomington Gold & Spring Classic

42…Rear Vues: 1967 Forty Three Years Ago – Part II

68…Model Scene

74…Toy Vues

104…Factory Facts

PART A: 1958 Corvette Engine Oil Dip Sticks

PART B: 1961 Corvette 3-Speed Manual Transmission Extension Bushing Service

PART C: 1963 Corvette Fuel Injection Modifications

PART D: Corvette 396-425 HP Holley Carburetor

PART E: 1990 Corvette Door Lock System Service Updates

111….Business Card File

111…Calendar

118…Corvette Parts

123…Literature, Models,Misc.

124…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover:

Bloomington Gold 2010

 

#471 October 2010, Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 39, Number 3

10….94th Running of the Indy 500 “What a Spectacle”

20…..Vettes on the Point

31…..The Motor City Corvette Concours presents the Arkus-Duntov Cup trophy

32…..NCCC Convent ion Palm Beach, FL

52…Vetting Around Florida

81…Build Your Own Engine Option Offered to Corvette Enthusiasts

84…..24 Hours of Le Mans to Showcase Corvette’s Past and Future

86…..Corvette Racing’s First Four Races of 2010 Not Without Mishaps!

54…Rear Vues: 1990 – Part I

70…Model Scene

76…Toy Vues

98…Factory Facts

PART A: 1960 Corvette Lens Cracking and Checking

PART B: 1967 Chevrolet Zone 10 Member Dealers

PART C: 1968 Corvette Coupe Availability Problems

PART D: 1969 Corvette Steering Column Service Update

PART E: Reader Follow-Up to Factory Facts

111….Business Card File

111…Calendar

118…Corvette Parts

123…Literature, Models,Misc.

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover:

Top: This year marked the 51st Anniversary of the NCCC Convention (the 7th Convention in Florida) in Palm Beach, Florida.

Bottom: The Virginia Corvette Club held their Vettes On The Point all Corvette event at “The Point” located near Parkway Marina on beautiful Smith Mountain Lake.

 

#472 November 2010, Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 39, Issue 4
6…Corvettes at Carlisle
12…NCRS Gallery X
24…50th ANNIVERSARY…featuring the 1960 Corvette Reunion
32…Chip’s Choice
38…Registry of Corvette Race Cars
41…Bob McDorman Collection to Sell at No Reserve During Special Mecum Event
44…Mecum Auction at Monterey, CA
51…Blurred Vision
73…Readers’ Photos
95…Banishing Leaks-Part I
50…Cartoon
64…Rear Vues: 1953
74…Model Scene
79…1990 – Part II, Corvette Catalogs and Brochures
100…Toy Vues
105…Factory Facts
PART A: 1963 Corvette Voltage Regulator Service
PART B: 1967 Corvette Telescoping Column Service Update
PART C: 1974 Corvette Small Block Engine Overheating
PART D: 1984-1985 Corvette Manual Transmission Service
PART E: 1988 Corvette Protective Paint Coating
127…Business Card File
127…Calendar
134…Corvette Parts
139…Literature, Models,Misc.
141…Corvettes for Sale
144…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: NCRS Gallery X at Corvettes at Carlisle 2010

 

#473 December 2010, Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 39, Issue 5

6…..Back to the Bricks and the First Corvette Reunion

11…Limited Edition…Serious Performance Edelbrock E-Force Supercharged Corvette

16…Motor City Corvette Concours First Annual

20…800 HP – The New Benchmark

30…Pacific Coast Dream Cruise

44…Elkhart Green ‘Original-Driver’ ‘Vette Fills the Bill

51…The Man Behind the Grand Sport

57…Vetting Around Florida

72…Banishing Leaks-Part II

61…Rear Vues: 1954 – Part I

65…Model Scene

79…Toy Vues

87…Factory Facts

PART A: 1960 Corvette Two Tone Paint

PART B: 1964 Corvette 4-Speed Shifter Redesign

PART C: 1969 Corvette RPO ZL1 Service Introduction

PART D: 1988-1989 Corvette White Paint Problems

PART E: 1990 Corvette ZR-1 Factory Recall

127..Cartoon

114…Business Card File

114…Calendar

118…Corvette Parts

123…Literature, Models,Misc.

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: 800 HP – The New Benchmark. 2006 Corvette owned by Ron Bykowski. For more information on this beautiful car check out the story starting on page 20.

 

#474 January 2011, Vette Vues Magazine 39, issue 6
7…Sema Report 2010
19…The Ladies at Sema
22…America’s Corvette Show
34…Mecum Auctions sells Bob McDorman’s Personal Collection for $7 Million
38…Corvette Engineers Create High-tech Auto Sunscreen
46…Back to the Beach
51…Readers Photos – 1963 Corvette
77…Clearance: The Cure for Low Corvettes & Speed Bumps
82…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” Chronicling the: “Legendary Milestone Chevrolet V8 Powerplant & One Horsepower per Cubic Inch” Part I – Introduction
12…Cartoon
40…Model Scene
61…Rear Vues: 1954 – Part II
90…Factory Facts
PART A: 1964 Corvette Option Delays
PART B: 1966 Corvettes with RPO L-36 427-390 H.P. Engines
PART C: 1990 Corvette LT-5 ZR-1 Corvette Engine Exchange Program
PART D: 1994-1996 Corvette Arm Rest Repair
PART E: 1997-1999 Corvettes Paint Code 10 Arctic White, Door Handles Turning Yellow
114…Toy Vues
110…Business Card File
110…Calendar
119…Corvette Parts
125…Literature, Models,Misc.
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:
Top: The America’s Corvette Club and Cauley Chevrolet sponsored their 10th annual show at the Pine Knob Golf Course in Clarkston, Michigan.
Bottom: Mecum Auctions sells Bob McDorman’s personal collection for $7 million.

 

#475 February 2011, Vette Vues Magazine, Issue 7
6…Doug Bergen’s L-88 Corvettes
18…Charles M. “Chuck” Jordan, GM Vice President of Design passes on at age 83
24…The Corvettes For Chip Show Team Are Driven to Find A Cure
32…Yenko Corvette Found
41…Corvette Guys Don’t Know it All…More History on 614 Washburn Chevrolet
48…River Rouge
62…Stored Corvette Engines
72…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” Chronicling the: “Legendary Milestone Chevrolet V8 Powerplant & One Horsepower per Cubic Inch” The Founding of General Motors 1904 to 1929 The First Quarter Century
88…PINS & NEEDLE-What You Should Know About Wrist Pin Locks
92…C1 Chassis Mystery-Special Edition #15
123…Johnny O’Connell Makes Transition from Corvette Racing to Team Cadillac
46…Latest in the Corvette Marketplace
55…Model Scene
79…Rear Vues: 1954 – Part III
84…Corvette Book Re-Vues
96…Factory Facts
PART A: 1953 Corvette Powerglide Transmission
PART B: 1966 Corvette Radio Noise with RPO K-66 Transistor Ignition System?
PART C: 1968 Corvette Coupe Availability
PART D: 1980’s Corvette Cast Aluminum Wheel Service
PART E: 1989-1990 Corvette Convertible Stowage Problems
105…Toy Vues
113…Business Card File
113…Calendar
117…Corvette Parts
110…Literature, Models,Misc.
125…Corvettes for Sale
126…Cartoon
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: After 35 years of hiding in a suburban Pittsburgh, Pa. area garage, this original one-owner 7,800 mile Yenko Corvette is now once again ready for take-off.

 

#476  March 2011, Vette Vues Magazine, Issue 8
6…Lou Gigliotti – Texas Superstar, The Lone Star’s Favorite Privateer

19…Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals Returns To Chicago

36…The Magical Muncie

54…Corvette & Chevy Classic at Bob McDorman Chevrolet

60…“A MATTER OF DEGREES – Part 1- “How To Install & Degree A Camshaft”

66…Chevy Runs Deep For 100 Years

73…National Corvette Museum Announces 2011 Hall of Fame Inductees

75…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” Chronicling the: “Legendary Milestone Chevrolet V8 Powerplant & One Horsepower per Cubic Inch” General Motors Second Twenty Five Years 1929 to 1954

86…Picking A Crate Motor Select The Right Engine For Your Corvette
31…Model Scene

47…Rear Vues: 1968-Part I

96…Toy Vues

101…Factory Facts

PART A: 1955 Corvette Directional Signal Service

PART B: 1963 Corvette Oil Level Gauges

PART C: 1965 Corvette Disc Brake Service

PART D: 1980’s Corvette Turn Signal Lever Service

PART E: 1990 Corvette Steering Wheel Service Update
20…Cartoon

111…Business Card File

111…Calendar

118…Corvette Parts

116…Literature, Models,Misc.

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:

Chevrolet marks its centennial in 2011. Pictured here, the sleek 1963 Corvette Stingray. The ’63 Corvette is regarded by many automotive historians as one of the best-looking cars ever designed. See page 66 for the history of Chevrolet! © GM Corp

 

#477  April  2011, Vette Vues Magazine, Issue 9

6…..Rolex 24 at Daytona, 2011

12….If you don’t find something in the barn…Always check behind!

21…1993 ZR-1 – “The King of the Hill”

27…A Matter of Degrees – Part 2…How To Install & Degree A Camshaft

46…Mecum Auctions Reports Final Sales From 2011 Kissimmee Reaching $40 Million

51…Woodward Sweet Sixteen Dream Cruise

56…The Filipinetti and Greder L-88 Corvettes

72…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” Chronicling the: “Legendary Milestone Chevrolet V8 Powerplant & One Horsepower per Cubic Inch” General Motors January to March 1954

36…Rear Vues – 1968 Part II

86…Model Scene

92…Factory Facts

PART A: 1966 Corvette 327-350 HP Water Pump Pulley Failures

PART B: Inlet Manifold Heat Shield for 1968 Corvette Big Block Mark IV Engines

PART C: 1970’s Corvette Original Interior Cleaning Charts

PART D: 1984 Corvette Generator Noise

PART E: 1980-1990 Corvette Carpet Service Update

106…Toy Vues

111…Business Card File

111…Calendar

116…Literature, Models,Misc.

118…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: The Filipinetti and Greder L-88 Corvettes

#478 Vette Vues Magazine, May 2011, Volume Thirty-Nine, Number 10

6…1964 Corvette Grand Sport Built by Sam Kalmuk

22…Benchmark 1965 Corvette Brings $188,000 During Recent Kansas City Auction

24…Detroit Autorama 2011

38…Colorado Springs Corvette Club Honored With Eagle One Golden Rule Award

40…33rd NCRS Regional Meet at Old Town

48…Pure Stock Drags

59…11th Annual Corvettes at Westmoreland Mall Show

67…Prolong Extreme Performance EP-2 Multi-Purpose Grease

71…Eaton Offers Leaf Springs For Straight-Axle Corvettes

81…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…”the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part V – April to May 1954

91…Sunpro® 5” Super Tach III™ Tachometer Installation

96…GM led the way with its external adjustment Distributor
8…Cartoon

54…Model Scene

61…Rear Vues: 1968: Part III

74…Toy Vues

99…Factory Facts

PART A: 1955 Corvette Optional Equipment Information

PART B: 1959 Corvette Service Update

PART C: 1964 Corvette Muncie Four Speed Transmissions

PART D: 1965 Corvette Wheel Identification Chart

PART E: 1984-1990 Corvette Seat Cushion Service
74…Latest In The Corvette Marketplace

111…Business Card File

111…Calendar

118…Corvette Parts

116…Literature, Models,Misc.

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: 1962 Corvette – Elégance – Bruce and Toni Milyard – Grand Junction (CO). “Elegance” made it to the Great Eight but was edged-out by “Suncammer”, a 1956 Ford convertible. See coverage of the Detroit Autorama one page 24. Photographer: Wayne Ellwood

 

#479 Vette Vues Magazine, June 2011, Volume Thirty-Nine, Number 11

8…2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette Celebrates Racing Heritage

15…Carlisle is a Color! Corvette/General Motors Name “Carlisle Blue” an Official Color Option for 2012

16… Corvette Racing Twelve Hours of Sebring

28… 33rd Annual Corvette/Chevy Expo

72… Max Media adds Corvette businesses to portfolio

84…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part VI – June 1954

90…Painless Stainless

105…Two-Dozen Shop Tips & Tricks
IFC…Cover Cartoon

56…Racy Vues

60…Rear Vues: 1961 – Part I

74…Model Scene

79…Toy Vues

94…Factory Facts

PART A: 1957-1958 Corvette 4-Speed Harsh Shifting

PART B: 1968-1971 Corvette Turbo Hydra-matic 400 Transmissions

PART C: 1984 Chevrolet Dealer Product Campaign Bulletin

PART D: 1995 Corvette Bulletin

PART E: 1992-1996 Corvette Oil Leaks in Intake Manifold and Engine Block Bulletin
70…Latest in the Corvette Marketplace

111…Business Card File

111…Calendar

116…Literature, Models,Misc.

118…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:

1998 Custom Candy Apple Red Corvette owned by Karen Watts of Houston, TX wins Best of Show Award at the 33rd annual Corvette/Chevy Expo at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston TX

 

#480  Vette Vues Magazine, July 2011, Volume Thirty-Nine, Number 12

4…General Motors Announces 7th Generation Corvette to be Built in Bowling Green, KY

8…2010 Muscle Cars at the Mansion

12…Restoration Interrupted – 1975 Can-Am

24…12 hours of Sebring…and MORE

30…Readers Letters…

32…45th Anniversary Season of SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series-Round 1 at Sebring

38…34th Anniversary Corvette Expo

50…Smoking Hot Dragon

63…Commemorating 50 Years of Corvettes and Astronauts

73…Shifty Business

78…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part VII – July 1954

84…Two-Dozen More Shop Tips & Tricks -Part 2
48…Racy Vues
57…Rear Vues: 1961 – Part II

68…Model Scene

91…Factory Facts

PART A: 1958-1962 Corvette Padded Dash Panels

PART B: 1958 Corvette Positraction Axle Service

PART C: New Warner 4-Speed Transmissions for Corvettes

PART D: 1984-1985 Corvette Switch Corrosion

PART E: 1997-2004 Corvette Steering Column Safety Recall

105..Toy Vues

110…Business Card File

110…Calendar

116…Literature, Models,Misc.

118…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: This year the 34th Annual Corvette Expo was held in Sevierville,Tennessee on March 25-26, 2011.

#481 Vette Vues Magazine, August 2011, Volume 40, Issue Number 1

8…The Quest

16…NCRS Ontario Regional Judging Meet

28…Corvette “Barnfind” – Rebirth of a 1961Corvette Part I

37…1963 Corvette Coupe Project

50…The Magnificent Tommy Morrison and His Cars – Part 1

62…Grumpy the Punisher

76…Story of the 1963 Corvette Split Window Coupe

97…Wound Up Tight

108..“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection-Part VIII – August 1954

116…Two-Dozen More Shop Tips & Tricks -Part 3

140…National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park Project Kicked Into High Gear

7…Cartoon

82…Rear Vues: 1961 – Part III

88…Racy Vues

91…Model Scene

122…Factory Facts

PART A: 1958 Corvette Speedometer Drive Gear

PART B: 1963 Corvette Hood Lock Spring Assembly

PART C: 1968 Corvette Convertible Service Update

PART D: 1975 Corvette Shipping Blocks

PART E: 1998 Corvette Convertible Top Service

134..Toy Vues

74…Latest in the Corvette Marketplace

142…Business Card File

142…Calendar

148…Literature, Models,Misc.

150…Corvette Parts

157…Corvettes for Sale

160…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: The Quest – Kevin Mackay (restorer of #3), John Fitch (One of two original drivers of #3 at Le Mans in 1960), Lance Miller (Partner / Co-Owner at Carlisle Events), Michael Brown (Producer of “The Quest”, Kirk Bennion (Corvette Exterior Design Manager) & Harlan Charles (Corvette Product Marketing Manager).

 

#482 Vette Vues Magazine, September 2011, Volume 40, Issue Number 2
6…Corvette Racing Wins 24 Hours of Le Mans

15…C3 or C6?

21…1961 Corvette… That Was Fashioned with True Sports Car Flair, Top Five Contest Winners!

30…Driven To Find A Cure Corvettes For Chip

32…The 1957 Ghia (Geneva) Corvette Show Car

41…The Magnificent Tommy Morrison and His Cars – Part 2

71…Corvette Trace

76…Corvettes from Mild to Wild

83…2011 Indianapolis 500 Pictorial

91…1984 -1996 Cooling System Info

108…Bloomington Gold Special Report

113…Mecum Bloomington Gold Corvette Auction Reaches $5.8 Million

114…Mecum Enters Texas Market with New Dallas Auction

116…Tortured Timing

120…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part IX – September 1954

136…Two-Dozen More Shop Tips & Tricks -Part 4
60…Racy Vues

62…Rear Vues: 1961 – Part IV

87…Model Scene

109…Toy Vues

126…Factory Facts

PART A: 1963 Corvette Radiator Hoses

PART B: 1964 Corvette Hood Release Problems

PART C: 1966 Corvettes with RPO K-19 Air Injection Reactor

PART D: 1968 Corvette Damage to Engine Wiring Harness

PART E: 1986-1988 Corvette Coupes Service Update
142…Business Card File

142…Calendar

148…Literature, Models,Misc.

150…Corvette Parts

155…Corvettes for Sale

160…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Top: Read Terry Berkson’s story (page 71) about his stolen ‘63 and his adventure following the trace until he was reunited with his Corvette. Bottom: Mecum’s Bloomington Gold ALL Corvette Auction had a total gross sales of $5.8 million and the top sale was this rare 1971 Corvette ZR2 which sold for $410,000! (see page 113 for details)

 

 

#483 Vette Vues Magazine, October 2011, Volume 40, Issue Number 3
6…National Council of Corvette Clubs 52nd Annual Convention
14…Concours d’Elegance of America

24…Circle City Corvette Club Beach Caravan

36…CORVETTE “BARNFIND” -Rebirth of a 1961 Corvette Part II

41…29th Annual Big Bear Bash

51…Route 66 Travel Game

62…C5 Engine Spring Clean

67…Roaring Rat Motors

80…Nickey’s Tech Advisor “Beams Up” ’61 Vette

91…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” The History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part X – October 1954

94…“Chain Gang”…Spinning the Camshaft

109…The Inventor of Hot Wheels Dies at 95

I.B. Cover…1961 Contest Winner
44…Readers Reflections

45…Rear Vues: 1986 – Part I

54…Model Scene

60…Racy Vues

86..Toy Vues

97…Factory Facts

PART A: 1953 Corvette Powerglide Redesign

PART B: 1964 Corvette Convertible Adding Factory Hardtop After Factory Production

PART C: 1965 Corvette Engine Removal Service Update

PART D: 1973 Corvette 350 Small Block with Factory A/C Service Update

PART E: 1997 Corvette Remote Key Fob Service Update
110…Business Card File

110…Calendar

116…Literature, Models, Misc.

118…Corvette Parts

123…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Each year for the past 31 years the Circle City Corvette Club in Dothan, Alabama, hosts its Corvette Beach Caravan. The Caravan provides a fun opportunity to start the Corvette summer by caravanning 94 miles from Dothan, Alabama, to Panama City Beach, Florida.

 

#484 Vette Vues Magazine, November 2011, Volume 40, Issue Number 4

6…The Great Hall: Year Two

46…“First Lady of Firsts” Betty Skelton Dies at 85

58…Auto Rama, Houston TX

80…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part XI – November 1954

84…Electrical Joinery
52…Model Scene

70…Racy Vues

72…Rear Vues: 1986 Part II

87..Toy Vues

92…Factory Facts

PART A: 1953-1958 Corvette Fuel Filter Elements

PART B: 1963 Corvette Distributor Breaker Point Burning

PART C: 1964 Corvette Service Updates

PART D: 1986 Corvette Safety Campaign Bulletin on Anti-Skid Brake System

PART E: Readers Follow-Up
113…Business Card File

113…Calendar

118…Literature, Models, Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: The Great Hall: Year Two Touted as Corvettes’ most significant people and most significant Corvettes, “The Great Hall“” inducted five more cars and five more people into its second year, at Bloomington Gold™ this year. This display is a four-year revolving exhibition.

#485 Vette Vues Magazine, December 2011, Volume 40, Issue Number 5

6…2012 Corvette

10…Michelin and Corvette Team Up For Faster Lap Times and Better Handling

16…1992 V12 Falconer Corvette

20…Corvette “Barn Find” Rebirth of a 1961 Corvette Part #3

26…Corvette Hospitality Weekend 2011

41…Getting Hooked on This

46…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part XII – December 1954

68…Tony DeLorenzo Reunited with his 1967 Corvette L-88 at Waterford Hills

74…40 Years of Speedsters & Spyders

105..Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette Grand Sport: New for 2012
34…Racy Vues

36…Rear Vues: 1986 Part III

57..Toy Vues

62…Model Scene

94…Factory Facts

PART A: 1956-1957 Corvette 3-Speed Close Ratio Transmission

PART B: 1957-61 Corvette Clutch Parts Update

PART C: 1965-1966 Corvette Parking Brake Redesign

PART D: 1975 Corvette Radiator Removal

PART E: 1998 Corvette Service Updates
113…Business Card File

113…Calendar

118…Literature, Models,Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: 2007 Callaway C16 Cabrio from the article “40 Years of Speedsters & Spyders” written by Wayne Ellwood. Credit: Callaway media photo
#486 Vette Vues Magazine, January 2012, Volume 40, Issue Number 6

4…Corvettes at Carlisle

14…NCRS at Carlisle

39…America’s Corvette Club Show

44…1969 Chevrolet BFG “Stars & Stripes”Factory L88 “ZL-1” Greenwood Racing Corvette

50…Pooch Contestants

72…2011 Fall Collector Car Auction: Toronto

76…Body Shop Find: One of the Three Lost Motion Can-Am Spyders

90…Dewey Powell’s 4WD Hemi Vette to the Rescue!

99…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection-Part XIII – January 1955

106…Neat Tuning Tools

131…New 2012 Chevrolet Corvettes – Part II

141…Stars & Stripes: Pride of America
63…Rear Vues: 1974 – Part I

70…Racy Vues

84…Model Scene

114..Toy Vues

119…Factory Facts

PART A: 1959 Corvettes with Powerglide

PART B: 1963-1965 Corvette Rear Crossmember Mount Redesign

PART C: 1964 Corvette New Options Introduction

PART D: 1968 Corvette Reissue Protect-O-Plates

PART E: 1971 Corvette and Prior Years Fuel Gauge Diagnosis
146…Business Card File

146…Calendar

150…Literature, Models,Misc.

152…Corvette Parts

157…Corvettes for Sale

160…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Corvettes @ Carlisle 2011

#487 Vette Vues Magazine, February 2012, Volume 40, Issue Number 7

6… Corvette World Tribute Honors Centennial

12…Two Rare Pieces of Corvette History Unveiled at Funfest

14…The Lingenfelter Collection

28…Corvette “Barn Find” – Rebirth of a 1961 Corvette – Part 4

40…Frank Dominianni – In Memoriam

41…Mecum Tops $20 Million During Dalla Debut and $12 Million at 2011 Grand Finale Auction in Kansas City

46…Possibly the ONLY C4 ZR-1 Roadster

61…Controversial Experimental Rear Engine Corvette Coming to Amelia Concours d’Elegance

86…1965 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe – Owner Randy Hofer

94…Lot S95 1961 Chevrolet Corvette Gulf Race Car – SCCA B-Production National Champion

97…The Under Appreciated C4 ZR-1 Corvette’s LT-5 Engine

102…Want to Build a C4 Project Car?

108…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XIV – February 1955

130…Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

139…Water Works

143…2012 Corvette Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

64…Racy Vues

66…Rear Vues: 1974 – Part II

75…Model Scene

81..Toy Vues

119…Factory Facts

PART A: 1959 Corvette Driveline Vibration

PART B: 1966 Corvette J-56 Brakes

PART C: 1975-1977 Corvette Weatherstrip Removal

PART D: 1984-1990 Corvette Service Updates

PART E: 1994-1995 Corvette Door Glass Scratching

146…Business Card File

146…Calendar

150…Literature, Models,Misc.

152…Corvette Parts

157…Corvettes for Sale

160…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: 1961 Chevrolet Corvette Gulf Race Car, Lot S95 MECUM Auction Kissimmee, FL January 24-29, 2012. This Lot scheduled to be sold SAT 2:10PM

#488 Vette Vues Magazine, March 2012, Volume 40, Issue Number 6

4…2012 North American International Auto Show

12…Motion Performance Survivor Story

23…Sema 2011

30…CFC5 Corvette for Chip

36…Fall Corvette Expo

40…Motion Mojo Combo

49…2013 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible

Sells for $600,000

56…Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 2011

66…Corvette Marks 60 Years of Performance with 427 Convertible

72…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XV – March 1955

106…How to Mount a Fuel Filter

52…Rear Vues: 1974 Part III & 1963 Part I

60…Model Scene

90…Factory Facts

PART A: 1963 Corvette Spare Tire Corrosion

PART B: 1964 Corvette Directional Signal Switch Service

PART C: 1968 Corvette Window Regulator Service

PART D: 1984 Corvette Product Safety Campaign Positive Battery Cable Routing

PART E: 1997-1999 Corvette Service Updates

110..Toy Vues

114…Business Card File

114…Calendar

118…Literature, Models,Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Chevrolet unveiled the 2013 Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition – the fastest, most capable convertible in Corvette’s history – as well as a 60th Anniversary Package that will be available on all 2013 Corvette models.

 

#489 Vette Vues Magazine April 2012, Volume 40, Issue Number 9

4…1963 Chevrolet Corvette M/T Z06

The Sears Allstate Tire Test Car

12…The ORIGINAL Z06 Corvette – 1963 Style

18…Mecum Reaching $60 Million in Kissimmee

26…Wind Them Up

30…Vette Brakes Big Brake Installation

38…Corvette “Barn Find” – Part #5

59…Back to the Beach, 2011

61…Chevrolet Unveiled 2012 Corvette Daytona Prototype

71…Dropping the Engine into the Car

76…Modern Corvette Roots

86…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XVI – April 1955

50…Model Scene

55…Toy Vues

63…Rear Vues: 1963 Part II

105…Factory Facts

PART A: 1956 Corvette V-8 Oil Level Gauge

PART B: 1957-1958 Corvette Service Updates

PART C: 1959 Corvette Fuel Injection Calibration

PART D: 1968 Corvette Anti-Dieseling Solenoid System Introduction Chevrolet Service News

PART E: 1968-1972 Corvette Convertibles Service Update

113…Business Card File

113…Calendar

118…Literature, Models,Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover & Inside Front Cover: This 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 cover car is known as the Sears Allstate Tire Test Car and was driven by Mickey Thompson at the Bonneville Salt Flats in 1964. Photo Credits: Dave Newheart Courtesy Mecum Auctions

 

#490 Vette Vues Magazine, May 2012, Volume 40, Issue Number 10

4…Detroit Autorama 2012

19…Bill Pierceall’s High-Mileage Beauty

28…Corvettes Continue to Shine at Chicago Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals!

41…The Return of the Grand Sport

60…Restoring Under the Hood of a 1969 Big Block

78…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XVII – May 1955

92…Lug This Around

48…Rear Vues: 1963 Part III

54…Model Scene

100…Toy Vues

104…Factory Facts

PART A: 1963-1964 Corvette Coupe Body Rework for Larger Racing Tires

PART B: 1965 Corvette Disc Brake Service Update

PART C: 1965 Corvette New Engine Removal Procedures

PART D: 1966 Corvette Radio and 1966 Corvette Factory A/C Service Updates

PART E: 1967 Corvette Service Updates

113…Business Card File

113…Calendar

118…Literature, Models,Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Detroit Autorama 2012

The annual Detroit Autorama brings out the best rods by the best builders, the best restorations and the best of traditional hot rods. Rodders compete for the Ridler Award, class wins, and many special awards.

#491 Vette Vues Magazine, June 2012, Volume 40, Issue Number 11
6…34th Annual Corvette/Chevy Expo -Houston, TX
24…Chevrolet’s Latest Corvette Concept Car: The 2009 Corvette Stingray Concept

42…Evolution of the 5-Link Suspension For C3

56…C4 Underbody Enhancements

78…Corvette “Barn Find” – Part 6

84…Idle!

104…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part XVIII – June 19553
4…Rear Vues: 1963 – Part IV

65…Model Scene

71…Toy Vues

88…Factory Facts

PART A: 1963-1964 Corvette C-60 A/C Factory Changes

PART B: 1964 Corvette RPO K-66 Transistor Ignition System

PART C: 1967 Corvette Energy Absorbing Steering Column System

PART D: 1967 Corvette Power Window Service Update

PART E: 1982 Corvette Fuel Injection Service Update
113…Business Card File

113…Calendar

118…Literature,Models,Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Glassworks’ service station display at the Corvette/Chevy Expo in Houston, Texas. This highly detailed booth shows off their hard top lift system.

 

#492 Vette Vues Magazine, July 2012, Volume 40, Issue Number 12

6…NCRS 34th Annual Winter Regional Meet

16…Hot Rod Power Tour®

24…Dealer’s Choice Game

28…Tooling Around – Part I

38…Chevrolet Milestones

42…Readers’ Photos

44…The Great Corvette Pumpkin

54…Collector Car Auction

57…The Curious Case of the Greenwood C4 Corvette “G-Cars”

64…Dakota Digital Cruise Control Install

82…Let ‘Er Roll

92…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part XIX – July 1955

48…Rear Vues: 1963 – Part V

52…Racy Vues

72…Model Scene

77…Toy Vues

105…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1957-1963 Corvette Fuel Injection Service Kits

PART B: 1963-1964 Corvette Door Glass Seal Replacement

PART C: 1965 Corvette Disc Brake Introduction Article

PART D: 1966 Corvette J-56 Heavy Duty Brake Introduction

PART E: 1965-1966 Corvette Power Antenna Service

114…Business Card File

114…Calendar

118…Literature,Models,Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: George Coniglio’s 1954 Corvette at the 34th annual NCRS Winter Reginal Meet in Kissimmee, FL.

 

 

#493 Vette Vues Magazine, August  2012, Volume 41, Issue Number 1

6…35 Years of Corvette Fun! Corvette Expo, Sevierville TN

16…Kevin Mackay – L88 Man!

29…2013 Corvette ZR1 Paces Indianapolis 500

32…Corvette Barn Find – Part 7

38…In Memory of Astoria-Chas

44…Zip Corvette Celebrates 35 Years in the Fast Lane

68…Tooling Around – Part 2

78…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XX – August 1955

50…Rear Vues: 1963-Part VI

56…Model Scene

62…Toy Vues

93…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1955-1957 Corvette Factory Service Chart

PART B: 1955 Corvette Gasoline Gauge Problems?

PART C: 1971 Corvette Axle Production Errors

PART D: 1986 Corvette Dealer Product Campaign

PART E: 1997 Corvette Service Update

I.B. Cover…Racy Vues

114…Business Card File

114…Calendar

118…Literature, Models, Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray “Split-Window” Coupe. Based on a sports racer penned by GM design chief Bill Mitchell, the exhilarating 1963 Corvette Sting Ray’s breakthrough styling was enhanced by a new chassis and available fuel-injected V-8s. © Copyright General Motors Corp.

 

#494 Vette Vues Magazine, September  2012, Volume 41, Issue Number 2

4…Mobil 1 – Twelve Hours of Sebring

14…Two For Margaritas

16…2012 Indy 500

24…See the USA in a Corvette

34…Johnny O’Connell and Chevrolet Corvette Inducted into the Sebring 2012 Hall of Fame

38…1962 Gulf Oil Racer Fuel Injected Corvette

45…Vette Vues Review: “Corvette Sixty Years”

52…Dreams Do Come True

64…Ring-A-Ding-Ding

67…Vette Vues’ Book ReVues

70…Corvette Collector Edition and Anniversary Edition Models

80…C5 Rocking Seat Repair

84…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part XXI – September 1955

58…Rear Vues: 1963 – Part VII

72…Model Scene

76…Toy Vues

96…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1968 Corvette Water Leaks

PART B: 1969 Corvette Production Line Changes

I.B.C…Racy Vues

113…Business Card File

113…Calendar

118…Literature,Models,Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: 2012 Indy 500.  Cover Photo By: David Estes. A new era of Chevrolet at Indy deserved nothing less than a ZR1 Corvette pace car, the fastest car to ever pace the race. This year marked the 60th anniversary of the Corvette so nothing less than the king of Corvettes would do.

 

#495 Vette Vues Magazine, October  2012, Volume 41, Issue Number 3

4…GM Heritage Center

16…The Rolex 24 at Daytona Golden Anniversary

22…ATale of Two Sixties

26…Eyes on Design

34…Duntov’s BEST Racer Kit

39…Dreams Do Come True – Continued

48…Dave MacDonald’s Don Steves Corvette Racers

66…Corvette “Barn Find” – Part 8

72…Corvette A/C Maintenance

88…Mounting Solutions -Working with Difficult to Install Parts

60…Rear Vues: 1987 – Part I

76…Model Scene

82…Toy Vues

94…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1963 Corvette Propeller Shaft Balancing

PART B: 1969 Corvette Key Security Precautions

PART C: 1995 Corvette Six Speed Transmission Shift Problems

PART D: 1998 Corvette Active Handling

PART E: Reader Follow-Up for 1997-2004 Corvette Steering Column Recall

I.B. Cover…Racy Vues

114…Business Card File

114…Calendar

118…Literature, Models, Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Mako Shark I & Manta Ray at the GM Heritage Center. The GM Heritage Collection is the home of the Heritage Collection and GM’s Media Archive. It is located in a (really big) 81,000 square foot facility in Sterling Heights, MI. Photo Credits: Wayne Ellwood

 

#496 Vette Vues Magazine, November 2012, Volume 41, Issue Number 4

4…Quest for the MCACN Triple Diamond Not Limited to Men!

10…Hubert – Not Just Another Bronze Story

18…National Council of Corvette Clubs -53rd Annual Convention

30…Frank Winchell – The Other “Mid-Engine Corvette” Guy

36…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXII – October 1955

52…1963 Gulf One Z06 Fuel Injected Corvette

74…Buying A Used C4 or C5 Corvette

80…Piston Pusher – How To Install Pistons

110..Obituary

64…Model Scene

70…Toy Vues

84…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1955 Corvette V-8 Engine Service Update

PART B: 1963-1964 3-Speed Transmission Service Update

PART C: 1979 Corvette Auxiliary Cooling Fan RPO L-82 350 C.I. 225 H.P. with RPO C-60 AC PART D: 1984 Corvette Safety Campaign

I.B. Cover…Racy Vues

114…Business Card File

114…Calendar

118…Literature, Models, Misc.

120…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Roger Abshire bought this 1970 Bronze Metallic Corvette in 2002. He had always liked the car because of its unusual color combination, so when it finally came up for sale, he knew what he had to do. (story on pg. 10) Photo Credits: Wayne Ellwood

 

#497 Vette Vues Magazine,  December 2012, Volume 41, Issue #5

4…Readers Photos: Greg Horton’s 1968 Corvette

6…Great Hall®

18…Gold Certification®

24…John Fitch and The Briggs Cunningham Le Mans Assault

32…New Crossed Flags logo illustrates the character of the all-new, “C7” Corvette

36…Corvette “Barn Find” – Part #9

40…All-New 2014 Corvette LT1 V-8 a Technological Powerhouse

58…Corvette Featured Marque at 2013 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

60…1968-1982 Alignment Information

63…The Good Old Fashioned Clutch

74…Throw a Curve – Part I

80…Hoosier Corvette Club 2012 Spring Fling

88…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXIII – November 1955

52…Rear Vues: 1987 – Part III

68…Model Scene

99…Toy Vues

104…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1953 Corvette Introduction -Custom Auto Show Program

PART B: 1961 Corvette Production Changes

PART C: 1965 Corvette Option Introductions

PART D: 1967 Corvette G.M. Proving Grounds Delivery

PART E: Reader Follow-Up on Factory Facts

1968 Corvette Coupes Availability and

1971 Corvette Axles

I.B. Cover…Racy Vues

118…Business Card File

118…Calendar

121…Literature,Models,Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

126…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: 1967 Corvette owned by Jack Barnett at the Bloomington Gold Certification® Field.

BACK TO THE TOP

#498 Vette Vues Magazine, January 2013, Volume 41, Issue Number 6

6…Roger Abshire’s 1969 Motion Performance Phase III GT

33…Cruising Spirit

40…2012 SEMA – A Look Into the Future

52…Return to Belle Isle

58…Zora’s Mule Corvettes – Part I

70…Banging Gears

74…Engine Performance Inhibitors

90…Book Review of “Motion Performance-Tales of a Muscle Car Builder”

98…Throw a Curve – Part 2

104…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection-Part XXIV-December 1955

118…60 Years of Technological Evolution for Corvette (Part 1)

64…Rear Vues: 1987 – Part IV

80…Model Scene

86…Toy Vues

134…Factory Facts

PART A: 1959 Corvette Fuel Injection Service Update

PART B: 1967 Corvette Service Updates

PART C: 1977-1978 Corvette Bumper Service Bulletin

PART D: Use of Torque Wrenches on Corvettes

PART E: 1997-1998 Corvette Water Leaks

I.B. Cover…Racy Vues

150…Business Card File

150…Calendar

153…Literature,Models,Misc.

154…Corvette Parts

158…Corvettes for Sale

160…Advertisers Index

On the Cover:

Top: 2012 Corvettes @ Carlisle Funfield.

Bottom: Chip’s Choice featured “Best of the Big Blocks”. This 1967 Factory L88 Corvette Dana Racer is owned by Kevin Mackay from Corvette Repair Inc.

Photo credits: Steve Robertson

 

#499 Vette Vues Magazine, February 2013, Volume, 41, Issue Number 7

4…NCRS Gallery at Carlisle

18…Concours Revolution

26…60 Years of Technological Evolution for Corvette (Part 2)

40 …Zora’s Mule Corvettes – Part 2

50…Banging Gears – Part 2

54…C5 Track Spring Install

60…1954 Entombed Corvette

76…In Memoriam: Dale Robertson

78…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXV – January, 1956

46…Rear Vues: 1981

65…Model Scene

72…Toy Vues

107…Factory Facts

PART A: 1959 and 1960 Chevrolet GSD-766 New Vehicle Inspection Forms

PART B: 1963 Corvette 4-Speed Muncie Transmission Service Update

PART C: 1965 Corvette 350 H.P. Factory A/C Operating Temperatures

PART D: 1965 Corvette RPO L-78 396-425 H.P. Engine “Hood Flutter and Rapping” Chevrolet Engineering Center

PART E: 1968 Corvette Electrical Problems

I.B. Cover…Racy Vues

116…Business Card File

116…Calendar

120…Literature,Models,Misc.

121…Corvette Parts

125…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover:

Our cover photo comes courtesy of Mecum Auctions. This famous Corvette has a remarkable story, which includes entombment for 27 years in New Brunswick, Maine and the love and admiration of a daughter. It crosses the block at the Mecum Kissimmee, Florida Auction January 26. Its lot number is S187, and it is scheduled to be sold SAT 4:50PM.

 

 

#500 Vette Vues Magazine, March 2013, Volume, 41, Issue Number 8

6…C7 2014 Corvette – The Big “Reveal”

17…C7 Corvette Stingray at the North American International Auto Show

18…Return of the Stingray:The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette

34…2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Preliminary Specifications

36…The Girls of Sema

40…Banging Gears – Part 3

44…Corvette “Barn Find” – Part 10

50…Corvettes Pace & Race

56…The First Corvette Racer Kit – The 1957 RPO 684

60…Wheel and Tire Fitment Issues

73…Acme Model Car Show

88…The Day Technology Caught Up

96…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXVI – February, 1956

68…Model Scene

78…Toy Vues

82…Rear Vues: 1957- Part I

110…Factory Facts

PART A: 1959-1961 Corvette Driveline Service Update

PART B: 1963-1965 Corvette Service and Production Changes

PART C: 1965 Corvette 396-425 HP RPO L-78 Incorrect Build Engineering Service Letter Note

PART D: 1968 Chevrolet Service Update and RPO L-88 Hood Delay

PART E: 1969 Corvette New Design Battery and 1969 Corvette Speedometer Shaft Failure

I.B.C…Racy Vues

117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

122…Literature,Models,Misc.

123…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: The 2014 Corvette Stingray is the most powerful standard model ever, with an estimated 450 horsepower (335 kW) and 450 lb.-ft. of torque (610 Nm). It is also the most capable standard model ever, able to accelerate from 0-60 in less than four seconds and achieve more than 1g in cornering grip. Photo Credits: General Motors

 

#501 Vette Vues Magazine, April 2013, Volume, 41, Issue Number 9

4…12th Annual All Corvette Show

12…Jackson Cruise In

18…Recipe for a FABULOUS Back to the Beach Weekend

24…Astro Vette – Part I of III

28…Copo – Inside the Engine in Chevy’s Copo Camaros!

36…Corvette Books

38…Chevrolet Lifts Lid on 2014 Corvette Stingray Convertible

44…Milestone Daytona 24 Hour Race

70…The Day Technology Caught Up – Part 2

90…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part XXVIII – March, 1956

108…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection -Part XXIX – April, 1956

50…Rear Vues: 1957- Part II

60…Model Scene

65…Toy Vues

75…Factory Facts

PART A: 1953 Corvette Powerglide Service

PART B: 1961 Corvette Grille Vibration

PART C: 1960 and 1968 Corvette Special Repair and Service Information

PART D: 1968-1970 Corvette Windshield Wiper Service Chevrolet Dealer Service Technical Bulletin

PART E: 1973 Corvette Coupe Water Leak in Rear Window

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

122…Literature,Models,Misc.

123…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover:

Top: Back to the Beach Weekend. Story on pg. 18

Bottom: 12th Annual All Corvette Show. Story on pg. 4. Photo Credit: David Estes

 

#502 Vette Vues Magazine, May 2013, Volume, 41, Issue Number 10

4…Florida Winter Regional NCRS Concours

10…The World’s Largest Auction

16…2013 Detroit Autorama

32…Corvette “Barn Find” Rebirth of a 1961 Corvette – Part 11 – Final

38…Astro Vette – Part – II of III

42…The Day Technology Caught Up- Part 3

58…Berlina Coupe by Phillips

78…Forty-One Years of History

86…National Corvette Museum Announces 2013 Corvette Hall of Fame Inductees

90…1984-1988 4 + 3 Overdrive Transmission

97…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXIX – May, 1956

48…Rear Vues: 1957- Part II

68…Model Scene

74…Toy Vues

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

122…Literature, Models, Miscellaneous

123…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: CORVETTE “BARN FIND”

Randy Pope’s new 1961 Corvette at the Historic Starr’s Mill in Fayette County, Georgia. The Mill which is on the original Mclntosh Trail, was an operational grinding and saw mill until 1959.

 

#503 Vette Vues Magazine, June 2013, Volume 41, Issue Number 11

6…1959 Custom Corvette Wins Best of Show Corvette at Corvette/Chevy Expo Houston

40…2013 Collector Car Auction – Toronto, ON

48…2014 Corvette Stingray Starts at $51,995

50…2014 Corvette Stingray to Pace 97th Indianapolis 500

54…The 1954 Corvette from Down Under

66…1968 Astro-Vette, aka “Moby Dick”

70…Rear Vues: 1957- Part III

76…Louis Roka’s 1966 Ragtop

84…Model Scene

90…Toy Vues

93…Factory Facts

PART A: 1959 Corvette Reader Response

PART B: 1962 Corvette Powerglide Service Update

PART C: 1965 Corvette Service Updates

PART D: 1968 Corvette Water Leaks

PART E: 1969-1970 Corvette Radio Service Update

101…Tappet Trouble

105…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXX – June, 1956

117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

122…Literature, Models, Misc.

123…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

On the Cover: Deral Knight’s stunning 1959 custom Corvette captured the “Best of Show Corvette” at the Corvette Chevy Expo Houston.

 

#504 Vette Vues Magazine, July 2013, Volume 41, Issue Number 12

6 …30th Anniversary Brock Yates’ One Lap of America Endurance Race

10…Chevy Alms at Sebring 12 Hour

18…ZX-1 ‘Vette package is a “hot dog” Redesign of C6

24…Special Edition Corvettes: Part 1 -1978 25th Anniversary Corvette

28…Corvettes atCarlisle to FeatureTwo Rare Corvettes at theAnnualChip’sChoiceDisplay

32…OVRKL: 2002 Custom Corvette Z06

42…Joel “Mr. Motion” Rosen and His Motion Performance Shark Corvettes – Pt. 1

56…SVRA 12 Hours of Sebring 2013

66…2014 Corvette Stingray Cranks Out 460 Horsepower

70…Mecum Auctions Returned to H-Town

92…Tappet Trouble – Part 2

96…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXXI – July, 1956

46…Rear Vues: 1957- Part IV

82…Model Scene

88…Toy Vues

108…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1958 Corvette Headlamp Service Update

PART B: 1961 Corvette Owner Oil ConsumptionTesting

PART C: 1961CorvetteConvertible TopAdjustment

PART D: 1984-1986 Corvette Service Updates

PART E: 1998 Corvette Wind Noise Problems

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

116…Business Card File

116…Calendar

121…Literature, Models, Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: OVRKL- 2002 Custom Corvette Z06. Owned by Chris Johnson of Katy, Texas.

 

#505 Vette Vues Magazine, August 2013, Volume 42, Issue Number 1

4…Revolution over Evolution: Eyes on Design – Detroit

14…Corvettes to Shine at Fifth Anniversary Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals Show

22…One for the Records

32…Premiere Edition 2014 Corvette Stingray

36…Special Edition Corvettes: Part 2-1982 Collector Editon Corvette

40…Corvette Stingray Most Efficient Sports Car on the Market

42…60th Anniversary Celebration and the Groundbreaking of the Motorsports Park

46…Corvette Expo Sevierville, Tennessee

80…Mr. Clean – Prepping an Engine Block for Assembly

86…Gen 1 Small Block Oil Pan Replacement

92…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet

283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXXII – August, 1956

62…Rear Vues: 1985 – Part I

70…Model Scene

76…Toy Vues

106…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1963 Corvette Brake Service Update

PART B: 1968 Chevrolet Zone System Network

PART C: 1969-1970 Corvette Delcotrons

PART D:1984-1986 Corvette Electric Outside Mirror Service

PART E: 1997-1998 Corvette Service Updates

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

116…Business Card File

116…Calendar

121…Literature, Models, Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Premiere Edition 2014 Corvette Stingray launched at the Corvette’s 60th Anniversary at the National Corvette Museum.

 

#506 Vette Vues Magazine, September 2013, Volume 42, Issue Number 2

4…Alan L. Bean’s 1969 Chevrolet ‘Astrovette’
28…Concours of America: St. John’s Inn, Detroit
42…Vette’s Anniversary Feted at Road America
46…Tribute Car Honors Vette’s First International Race
54…Vette Spectacular
57…Vette Vues Tri-Power Award
58…1978 Gas Turbine-Powered Corvette
82…Pipe Dreams
90…2013 Fleetwood Country Cruise-In
97…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXXIII – September, 1956
64…Rear Vues: 1985 – Part II
70…Model Scene
77…Toy Vues
106…Factory Facts
PART A: 1955-1956 Corvette Temperature Gauge
PART B: 1959 Corvette Radio Interference & 1959 Corvette Drive Line Vibration
PART C: 1959-1961 Corvette Fuel Injection
PART D: 1966 Corvette Updated Wiring Diagram
PART E: 1986-1987 Corvette 4-Speed
I.B.Cover…Racy Vues
116…Business Card File
116…Calendar
121…Literature, Models, Misc.
122…Corvette Parts
127…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Alan Bean once owned this 1969 Chevrolet Corvette, referred to as the “Astrovette”. To refresh your history, Alan Bean was part of Apollo 12 and in November 1969, Alan Bean became the fourth man to walk on the Moon. The 1969 Corvette is currently owned by Danny Reed of Texas.

 

#507 Vette Vues Magazine, October 2013, Volume 42, Issue Number 3
4…$3.2 Million – Mecum Sets a New Auction Record for Corvette

14…2013 Monterey Historic Races

32…Larry Park’s C3 Race Car Restored

46…Special Editon Corvettes – Part 3

50…Bloomington Gold Returns to Central Illinois

82…Pipe Dreams – Part 2

90…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXXIV – October, 1956

72…Model Scene

78…Toy Vues

106…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1964 Corvette Transmission and 1964 Corvette Hood Support

PART B: 1968 Corvette Jacks and All “Prior” Year Corvette Jacks

PART C: 1968-1969 Corvette Muncie 4-Speed Transmissions

PART D: 1984 Corvette Doors

PART E: 2005-2007 Corvette Headlight Lamps

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

116…Business Card File

116…Calendar

121…Literature, Models, Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: One of the most talked about Corvettes this year will be the 1967 L88 convertible that recently sold at a record $3.2 million at theMecumAuction in Dallas, TX. It was part of the Buddy Herin Collection.  This L88 retains its mostly original interior. It is also believed to be the only 1967 L88 convertible to retain its original body panels.

Cover Photo: John Hollansworth Jr.

Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

 

#508 Vette Vues Magazine, November  2013, Volume 42, Issue Number 4

6…NCCC 54th Convention
16…A 50-Plus Year Golden Love Affair with a ‘54 Vette
32…Back to the Beach: A Ten Year Milestone
37…Chevy Racing at VIR
39…Scott McKay’s Personalized 765 HP Daily Driver
60…Dual in Detroit
66…Rivals in Detroit
72…“Supervette Saturday”, Day Chevrolet
80…Too Much Information?
96…The Great Coverup
53…Rear Vues: 1993 – Part I
76…Rear Vues: 1985 – Part III
84…Model Scene
90…Toy Vues
100…Factory Facts
PART A: 1956 and 1957 Corvette Engine Tune-Up
PART B: 1964-1966 Corvette Manual Transmission Bracket
PART C: 1968 Corvete Air Injection Reactor Pump Service
PART D: 1997 Corvette Shop Manual Redesign
PART E: 1998-2001 Corvette Paint Wear Tonneau Cover
I.B.Cover…Racy Vues
117…Business Card File
117…Calendar
121…Literature, Models, Misc.
122…Corvette Parts
127…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: 1956 SR “Real McCoy” 2012 Bloomington Gold® Great Hall® inductee to be auctioned at Mecum in Kissimmee, FL. January 17-26th. Photo credits David Newhardt, Courtesy of Mecum Auctions.

 

#509 Vette Vues Magazine, December  2013, Volume 42, Issue Number 5

4…Dream Cruise Legend

14…NCRS Gallery at Carlisle

40…1970 Motion Mako Shark

42…Callaway AeroWagon

44…39,000,000th Chevrolet was a Gold 1958 Corvette

52…Corvette Seat Performance Proven Under Pressure

72…Tudor United Sportscar Championship

74…What Happened to the Side-Pipes

84…Lyn Adams Gets More Kicks Out of Her Vettes!

90…The Great Cover Up – Part 2

96…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXXV – November, 1956

102..“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXXVI – December, 1956

54…Rear Vues: 1993 – Part II

58…Model Scene

64 …Toy Vues

106…Factory Facts

PARTA: 1964-1966 Corvette Service Update

PART B: 1969 Corvette Service Updates

PART C: 1975 Corvette Shipping and Service Updates

PART D: 1981 CorvetteMid Production Paint Colors

PART E: 1997-1998 Corvette Service Updates

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

118…Business Card File

118…Calendar

121…Literature, Models, Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: The Delaware Valley Chapter of the National Corvette Restorers Society put together another fabulous display this year featuring twenty one Corvettes.

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#510 Vette Vues Magazine, January 2014, Volume 42, Issue Number 6
6…Corvettes at Carlisle Record Broken

34…Kayser Specialty’s Recent Restoration: 1957 RPO-579D Cold Air Induction Test Car

42…Don Theune’s World of “Scale Visions” Corvettes

50…2013 SEMA Report

68…The Corvettes & Girls of SEMA

76…Mecum Tops $18.6 Million in Chicago

78…Special Edition Corvettes, Part 4 -1993 40th Anniversary Corvette – “Ruby Red”

82…4th Annual Corvette Reunion Car Show -At Back to the Bricks

95…Pro Brakes – There Might be More to Brakes Than You Once Thought

102..“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – Part XXXVI – January, 1957

84…Model Scene

90…Toy Vues

108…Factory Facts

PART A: 1963 Corvette Window Problems

PART B: 1965 Corvette Production Figures

PART C: 1974-1975 Corvettes with 4-Speed Speedometer Failures

PART D: 1984 Corvette No Heat Problem

PART E: 1984-1986 Corvette Window Regulators

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

119…Business Card File

119…Calendar

122…Literature, Models, Misc.

123…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Kayser Specialty’s Recent Restoration: 1957 RPO-579D Cold Air Induction Test Car. This 1957Corvette is the “one-off”Chevrolet Engineering 1957 Corvette RPO-579D Cold Air Induction Test Car; used to analyze the ultimate Horsepower potential of the legendary “AIRBOX”!

 

#511 Vette Vues Magazine, February 2014, Volume 42, Issue Number 7

6…1st Annual Corvette Chevy/Expo Dallas, TX

27…Special Edition Corvettes, Part 5 -1996 Grand Sport Corvette

32…Tri-Power Award

38…2015 Chevrolet Corvette ZO6 is Most Capable, Ever

54…Fast Feedback: Corvette Performance Data Recorder

62…Corvette ZO6: A Quick History of a Fast Car

68…NewCorvetteC7.RShares TechwithNewZO6

76…Pro Brakes – Part 2

98…Sixteen Seasons ofCorvetteRacing: 1999-2014

102..“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part XXXIIX- February, 1957

82…Rear Vues: 1964 – Part I

86…Model Scene

92…Toy Vues

114…Factory Facts

PART A: 1958 Corvette Powerglide Service Updates

PART B: 1959-1961CorvetteDriveline ServiceUpdate

PART C: 1965-1966ChevroletDealer’sDenver Zone

PART D: 1970 Corvette Delcotron Service Update

PART E: Revised 1984 Corvette Engine Removal Procedures

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

132…Business Card File

132…Calendar

137…Literature, Models, Misc.

138…Corvette Parts

143…Corvettes for Sale

144…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: The 2015 Corvette Z06 will deliver unprecedented levels of aerodynamic downforce, at least 625 horsepower from an all-new supercharged engine, and an all-new, high-performance eight-speed automatic transmission, and the suite of advanced driver technologies introduced on the Corvette Stingray. Photo Credits: GM Corp.

#512 Vette Vues Magazine, March 2014, Volume 42, Issue Number 8

6…2013 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals

20…Corvette Expo Fall, Sevierville, Tennessee

36…1960 Chevrolet Corvette RPO 687 SCCA Race Car Car # 66 – 43 – 46

48…Mecum Auction – Kissimmee 2014 Results

50…Vette Vues Welcomees New Cartoonist

51…The Reunion

64…North America International Auto Show

90…Engauging – What to Look for in Aftermarket Gauges

95…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part XXXIX- March, 1957

74…Rear Vues: 1964 – Part II

80…Model Scene

86…Toy Vues

103…Factory Facts

PART A: 1961-1962 Corvettes with Powerglide Transmissions

PART B: 1964 Corvette Neutral Safety Switch Malfunction

PART C: 1972 Corvette Seat and Shoulder Belt Seat BeltWarning System

PART D: 1970’s Corvette A/C Service After Extensive Storage

PART E: 1985 Corvette Emission Campaign

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

118…Business Card File

118…Calendar

121…Literature, Models, Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

126…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Tommy Bradshaw’s 1960 Corvette Race Car has the VIN #00867S107181, and it comes with some great history. The car raced under the numbers 66, 43 and 46 with drivers Brad Booker and Gerald Henderson.

 

 

#513 Vette Vues Magazine, April 2014, Volume 42, Issue Number 9

4…Sinkhole Collapses at NCM

22…NCRS Winter Regional Meet

34…A New Era Rolex 24 Race

46…2014 Detroit Autorama

62…Bryant Harrington Rescues C6 Corvette

70…Local Restorer, Ron Froman

78…Special Edition Corvettes, Part 6 –

1996 LT4 Collector Edition Corvette

82…Engauging – Part 2

96…Smyrna, Georgia’s Annual Toy Meet and Model Car Show

86…Model Scene

91…Toy Vues

100…Factory Facts

PART A: 1968-1972 Corvette Convertible Rear Bow Lock Springs

PART B: 1975 Corvette Fuel Tanks

PART C: 1982-1984 Corvette Electronic Components Damaged by Static Electricity

PART D: 1986 Corvette Product Safety Campaign

PART E: Reader Follow-Up in Factory Facts for November 2013 Issue

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues  117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

121…Literature, Models, Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: February 12, 2014 is a day that will go down in the history books of Corvette, a day when a large sinkhole opened up in one of the most unusual spots – the Skydome area of the National Corvette Museum, taking eight prized Corvettes with it. Teams of engineers and construction personnel have been on-site since day one, securing the area and moving forward with the remediation of the sinkhole. Photo Credits: National Corvette Museum

 

#514 Vette Vues Magazine, May 2014, Volume 42, Issue Number 10
6…Drop-top Super Car: 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible

14…McNamara 1967 Corvette Coupe Brought $725,000 at Mecum Auction in Houston

16…Classic Car Productions Spring Auction

22…World-Class Show Cars & Major Vendors at 36th Corvette/Chevy Expo

62…America’s Favorite Performance Car Line Expands in 2015

66…BottomEnd -Assembling Your Engine at Home

72…Chris Petris’New Book!

74…Special Edition Corvettes, Part 7 -2003 50th Anniversary Corvette

98…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part XXXIX- April, 1957

102…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection Part XXXIX- May, 1957

106…2015 Corvette Stingray to Offer Eight-Speed Automatic

78…Model Scene

84…Toy Vues

88…Rear Vues: 1964 – Part III

108…Factory Facts

I.B.Cover…Racy Vues

117…Business Card File

117…Calendar

121…Literature, Models, Misc.

122…Corvette Parts

127…Corvettes for Sale

128…Advertisers Index

On the Cover: Anthony & Leslie Zogheib’s 2014 Corvette at the 36th Annual Corvette/Chevy Expo at the Reliant Center in Houston, TX.

 

#515 Vette Vues Magazine, June 2014, Volume 42, Issue Number 11

#516 Vette Vues Magazine, July 2014, Volume 42, Issue Number 12

 

#517 Vette Vues Magazine, August 2014, Volume 43, Issue Number 1

#518 Vette Vues Magazine, September 2014, Volume 43, Issue Number 2

#519 Vette Vues Magazine, October 2014, Volume 43, Issue Number 3

 

#520 Vette Vues Magazine, November 2014, Volume 43, Issue Number 4

 

#521 Vette Vues Magazine, December 2014, Volume 43, Issue Number 5

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#522 Vette Vues Magazine, January 2015, Volume 43, Issue Number 6

 

#523 Vette Vues Magazine, February 2015, Volume 43, Issue Number 7

 

#524 Vette Vues Magazine, March 2015, Volume 43, Issue Number 8
4…Corvette/Chevy Expo, Dallas
30…Lions Drag Strip, “Drive the Highways Race at Lions”
34…Performance Testing Reveals Best of Vehicles
38…The Hurricane
46…Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars, Pt. 1 1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car Special
60…Gary Ricketts’ Flaming Silver Bullet Sting Ray
70…Playing with Cut Outs!
74…2015CorvetteHall of Fame InducteesAnnounced
83…Corvette Returns to Daytona
92…Road Trip Tool Kit
97…“Fifty Seven Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection – PART XXXXIX – 1958
52…R e a r Vu e s : 1 9 7 0 – 1 9 7 2 P a r t I I I
78…Model Scene
102…Factory Facts
PART A: 1955 Corvette with 3-Speed Transmissions
PART B: 1958 Corvette Oil Filler Cap and Crankcase Breather
PART C: 1959 Corvette 283 Automatic Transmissions
PART D: 1963-1964 Corvettes
PART E: 1979-1982 Corvette Power Antenna Service
I.B. Cover…Racy Vues
117…Business Card File
117…Calendar
120…Literature, Models, Misc.
122…Corvette Parts
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: September 27 & 28, 2014 marked the 2nd annual Corvette/Chevy Expo in Dallas, Texas. Best of Show Corvette went to LaToya Mallette with her 2009 Corvette. LaToya also won the People’s Choice Award. Photo credit: Mark Jenkins

 

#525 Vette Vues Magazine, April 2015, Volume 43, Issue Number 9
5…2015 NCRS Winter Meet
18…2015 Autorama-Detroit
35…The Shinoda-Williams “Rick Mears Special Edition”
46…Multi Record Smashing Mecum Auction in Kissimmee
50…The Handsome C6 Grand Sports!
60…National Corvette Museum Celebrates 10,000th Delivery
62…Pacific Southwest Airlines, “PSA Gives You a Lift”
68…Improving on the High-Performance Standard
86…Getting the Shaft-Driveshaft Tech Tips
91…Ronald “Dragon” Gentry Obituary
92…Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars, Pt.2 The1986 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car Special
55…Rear Vues: 1970-1972 Part IV
76…Model Scene
81…Toy Vues
98…Factory Facts
PART A: 1954CorvetteWindshield Washer Service
PART B: 1959 Corvette Driveline Vibration
PART C: 1962 Corvette Powerglide Production Changes
PART D: 1964 Corvette Factory Modifications for Racing Tires
PART E: 1984 Corvettes with Automatic Transmissions and Air Conditioning Electrical Changes
I.B. Cover…Racy Vues
116…Business Card File
116…Calendar
120…Literature, Models, Misc.
122…Corvette Parts
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: In an interview shortly before his death, Larry Shinoda reviewed the history of the Shinoda-Williams “Rick Mears SE” body kit. To round out the story, I also talked with many Shinoda-Williams “Rick Mears Special Edition” kit owners. That story was previously published but, in light of the appearance of one of these cars at the Detroit Autorama, I thought it might be time to update. Story continues on page 35. Photo Credit: Paul Cope

#526 Vette Vues Magazine, May 2015, Volume 43, Issue Number 10
6…A Fan’s View of Sebring
21…2015 Chevy Heavy-hitters Settle atop Fountain in Comerica Park
23…Mecum Houston 2015 Auction More Than $25 Million In Sales
30…Book Re-vues: Chevy Big Blocks: How to Build Max Performance on a Budget
42…Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars, Pt. 3 The 1995 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car
60…The Hotel del Coronado and the Navy Flyover
68…The 50th Anniversary of the Mark IV Big-Block
74…“Fifty Plus Years Ago…”the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection: PART XXXXX – 1960
20…Cartoon
33…Rear Vues: 1965 Part I
48…Model Scene
56…Toy Vues
88…Factory Facts
PART A: 1960 Corvette Instrument Lens Cracking and Checking
PART B: 1962 Corvette Powerglide Transmissions
PART C: 1965 Corvette Turn Signal Switch Failure
PART D: 1968 Corvette Air Conditioning Service Update
PART E: 1972 Corvette Fender Skirts no Longer Available from Chevrolet
I. B. Cover…Racy Vues
100…Business Card File
100…Calendar
104…Literature, Models, Miscellaneous
105…Corvette Parts
110…Corvettes for Sale
112…Advertisers Index
On the Cover A Fan’s View of Sebring. Photo By: Charley O. Robertson

#527 Vette Vues Magazine June 2015 Volume 43, Issue Number 11
4…Chevrolet Corvette/Convertible 2016
26…2016 Stingray Specifications
30…Chevrolet Corvette Z06 2016
50…2016 Z06 Specifications
54…Jeff Gordon to Drive Corvette Z06 Indy Pace Car
58…Lake Placid, Florida Resident, Bill Test’s “Quasi-Racer” 1962 Corvette
64…Corvette Milestones-May
70…Corvette Milestones-June
76…The San Diego Zoo, “It Began with a Roar”
82…Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars, Pt. 4
102…OilDown
108…“Fifty Plus Years Ago…”the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection: PART LI-1961
87…Model Scene
93…Rear Vues: 1965 Part II
98…Toy Vues
101…Cartoon
I.B. Cover…Racy Vues
116…Business Card File
116…Calendar
120…Literature, Models, Misc.
121…Corvette Parts
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible. The 2016 Corvette Stingray and Z06 Offer new design packages, connectivity and technology enhancements. Photo Credits: General Motors

 

#528 Vette Vues Magazine, July 2015, Volume 43, Issue Number 12
6…37thAnnual Corvette/Chevy Expo – Houston
44…Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars, Pt. 5
60…Corvette Milestones – July
67…Spring Collector Car Auction – Toronto
74…John Meyerhoff and Mary Carol Plott’s Corvette Love Affair, Pt 1
82…The Mission at San Juan Capistrano
104…Bake at 400-Degrees for 25 Minutes -What You Need To Know About Powder Coating
111…“Fifty Plus Years Ago…” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet
283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection: PART LII – 1962
49…Cartoon
50…Model Scene
56…Toy Vues
95…Rear Vues: 1965 Part III
I.B.Cover…Racy Vues
116…Business Card File
116…Calendar
120…Literature, Models, Misc.
121…Corvette Parts
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover & Inside Front Cover:
Top: Lou Ann Pond’s 2014 C7 Corvette.
Bottom: Steve Pond’s 2007 C6 Corvette.
Spectators were once again treated to extraordinary displays of world-class Chevrolet show vehicles at the 37th Corvette/Chevy Expo last February in Houston, Texas. Thirty-five Corvettes scored 98- 100 points and received the President’s Award at this year’s Corvette/Chevy Expo.

 

#529 Vette Vues Magazine, August 2015, Volume 44, Issue Number 1

#530 Vette Vues Magazine, September 2015, Volume 44, Issue Number 2

#531 Vette Vues Magazine, October 2015, Volume 44, Issue Number 3

#532 Vette Vues Magazine, November 2015, Volume 44, Issue Number 4

#533 Vette Vues Magazine, December 2015, Volume 44, Issue Number 5

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#534 Vette Vues Magazine, January 2016, Volume 44, Issue Number 6

#535 Vette Vues Magazine, February/March 2016, Volume 44, Issue Number 7 & 8

#536 Vette Vues Magazine, April 2016, Volume 44, Issue Number 9

#537 Vette Vues Magazine, May 2016, Volume 44, Number 10

#538 Vette Vues Magazine, June 2016, Volume 44, Number 11
#539 Vette Vues Magazine, July 2016, Volume 44, Number 12
#540 Vette Vues Magazine, August 2016, Volume 45, Number 1
#541 Vette Vues Magazine, September 2016, Volume 45, Number 2
#542 Vette Vues Magazine, Octover 2016, Volume 45, Number 3
#543 Vette Vues Magazine, November 2016, Volume 45, Number 4

#544 Vette Vues Magazine, December 2016 Volume 45, Issue #5
4…35th Annual Corvettes at Carlisle
24…On the Road Again
30…The Story of the ZR-1 Corvette – C6 2009-2013 ZR-1 Corvette: Part 3 of 4
38…Doing the Dream Cruise in 2016
46…The History of Mid-Engine Corvettes, 1960 to C8: Part 5
54…Corvettes on Woodward Moved to M1 Concourse
62…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XI
72…Corvette Milestones: December
90…Corvettes in the Texas Hill Country
94…Corvette Homecoming 2016
80…Model Scene
86…Toy Vues
98…Factory Facts
114…Business Card File
118…Literature, Models, & Miscellaneous
120…Corvette Parts
125…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:  Our cover photo is from the 2016 Corvettes at Carlisle. Saturday evening hundreds of Corvettes took part in the Chip Miller Memorial Corvette Parade and Downtown Street Party. Hundreds of spectators lined Hanover Street as the parade started from the fairground’s gates and made its way through Downtown Carlisle. The 35th annual Corvettes at Carlisle, a four-day event presented by Corvette America, had more than 5,000 Corvettes on display at the Carlisle Fairgrounds. Photo courtesy Carlisle Events, Photographer: Andrew Welsh.

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#545 January 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 45, Issue Number 7
6…Craig Pai and His Fast 1985 C4 Brought to life (again)
19…NCRS Gallery XVI
32…Bottling Lightning – Modern Performance Vintage ‘Vettes, courtesy of Street Shop
48…2016 SEMA Anniversary Report
67…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XII by Ken Kayser
73…ZO6 Corvette Review, Part 1 – The 1963 ZO6 Racer Kit
81…The History of Mid-Engine Corvettes, 1960 to C8: Part 6
94…Petit Le Mans 2016 – We are the Champions!
102…Home Brewed Rust Buster
89…Model Scene
107…Toy Vues
110…Factory Facts
IBC…Racy Vues
115…Business Card File
115…Corvette Calendar of Events
125…Corvettes for Sale and Wanted
118…Literature, Models, Miscellaneous for Sale and Wanted 
120…Corvette Parts for Sale and Wanted
128…Corvette Advertisers Index
On the Cover:  Corvette has a unique story. This 1985 C4 is a car that has found its way back to its family. As if the car itself possessed the soul of its creator. It strikes a chord with anyone who named their car, anyone who remembers their father’s project in the garage, or anyone who was parted from a loved car, only wishing they could find it again.  Photo Credit: Ryan Christensen

#546 February 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 45, Issue Number 8
6…Vette Vues Project Car 2
18…1st Bloomington Gold Charlotte 2016
25…Queen City All Chevy Car Show
32…Z06 Corvette Review, Part 2 – The 2001-2004 Z06
40…Chip’s Choice Display – Greenwoods & Guldstrands
50…Run for the Ribbons 2016
60…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XIII by Ken Kayser
68…The Girls of SEMA
89…2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Displayed at the Charlotte International Auto Show
92…The History of Mid-Engine Corvettes, 1960 to C8: Part 7 by Ken Kayser
98…It’s All Greek to Me
72…Rear Vues: 1997 – Part I
80…Model Scene
85…Toy Vues
101…Factory Facts
IBC…Racy Vues
116…Business Card File
116…Corvette Event Calendar
126…Corvettes for Sale
119…Literature, Models, Misc.
120…Corvette Parts for Sale and Wanted
128…Corvette Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Our Corvette this month graced the cover of Vette Vues Magazine September 1992 issue. At the time, Ed Tillerson (then assistant editor of Vette Vues) had a 1966 Corvette, which had a blown engine. After some discussion, it was decided to make this car the second Vette Vues Project Car. Thus began the Project II car, Cruisin into the ’90s.

#547 March 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 45, Issue Number 9
6…NCCC Convention 2016
26…Steve Pasteiner Builds a Beautifully Customized 1954 Corvette
36…Z06 Corvette Review, Part 3 – The 2006-2013 Z06
44…2017 North American International Auto Show
60…Ruman Repeats as Trans Am Champion with Daytona Victory
70…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XIV by Ken Kayser
80…Mid-Engine Corvettes, 1960 to C8: Part 8
100…NCM 20th Corvette Hall of Fame
104…Light Your Fire – Picking a Coil for your Vintage Corvette
90…Model Scene
96…Toy Vues
111…Rear Vues: 1997 – Part II
IBC…Racy Vues
116…Business Card File
116..Calendar
126…Corvettes for Sale
119…Literature, Models, Miscellaneous
120…Corvette Parts for Sale and Wanted
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: The Trans Am Championship and the 50th Anniversary Season Finale took place at Daytona International Speedway on November 12, 2016. Amy Ruman, who in 2015 became the first female professional road racing champion in North America, made history at Daytona International Speedway as she captured the 2016 Trans Am Championship. Photo Credits: Larry VanScoy Race Photography

#548 April 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 45, Issue Number 10
6…Did You Miss the Mecum Kissimmee Auction?
16…1954 Corvette with Al Knoch AOK Seats Sells at Auction!
18…1962 Firemist Gold Corvette Styling Car
22…Tangier Shrine Parade Corvette
24…The Forgotten 1953 Factory-Built NASCAR Corvette Racer
30…Daytona Factory Wars
38…The Rolex 24 versus Mother Nature
48…The History of Mid-Engine Corvettes, 1960 to C8: Part 9
57…2017 11th Annual Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance
60…Z06 Corvette History, Part 4
68…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XV
91…Author, Historian, Enthusiast -Noland Adams Passes at 82
110…Remaster – Taking the Pain Out of Master Cylinders & Prop Valves
76…Model Scene
81…Toy Vues
85…Rear Vues: 1982
116…Business Card File
116..Calendar
119…Literature, Models, Miscellaneous
121…Corvette Parts
126…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: 1967 Chevrolet Corvette SOLD for $775,000 (Lot S146.1) at the Mecum Auction Kissimmee 2017 Auction. Photo Credit: Mecum Auction

#549 May 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 45, Issue Number 10
6…Allan “Bunky” Garonzik’s 56-Year Affair with His 1956 Corvette
16…Corvettes at 2017 Detroit Autorama
48…1973 Four-Rotor Corvette/1976 Aerovette
58…Corvettes at 2017 S V R A Sebring Spring Vintage Classic
68…Morrison 1990 ZR-1 Speed Record Holder
76…Classic Glass Corvette Club presents “SUPERVETTE SATURDAY 2016”
100…Today’s Batteries – High-Performance Batteries Know How
108..The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XVI
84…Model Scene
90…Toy Vues
94…Rear Vues: 1982 Part II
116..Business Card File
116…Calendar
119…Literature, Models, Miscellaneous
On the Cover: This 1954 roadster was at the 2017 Detroit Autorama. It is owned by Larry and Robbie Grif-fey of Knoxville (TN). It was built as an homage to the 1956 concept Corvette, which was largely constructed on a 1954 production model. The story starts on page 16. Photo Credits: Wayne Ellwood

#550 June 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 45, Issue Number 11
6…Corvettes at Amelia Island
22…The Shooting Brake
42…The Howling Wolf and the 12 Hours of Sebring
56…Tomy Drissi Runner Up at Sebring in Trans Am 2017 Opener
66…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XVII
73…From Spoilers to Active Aero
91…39th NCRS Winter Regional Meet at the Sun-n-Fun
102…The History of Mid-Engine Corvettes, 1960 to C8: Part 11
109…Electrically Charged
83…Toy Vues
86…Model Scene
116…Business Card File
116…Calendar of Events
119…Literature, Models, and Miscellaneous for Sale and Wanted
120…Corvette Parts for Sale and Wanted
125…Corvettes for Sale and Wanted
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Most recently, Callaway Engineering has introduced a hatch version of the C7 Corvette…referenced as a shooting brake. Callaway now offers the AeroWagen for any version of the C7 Corvette Coupe. You can read about this and the history of the Corvette Sportswagons and Hatchbacks as Wayne Ellwood’s takes a closer examination of the history.

#551 July 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 45, Issue Number 12
6…2018 Corvette
30…Ken Hazelton’s 1963 Split-Window Coupe Corvette Racecar
42…The Motion Performance Experience
54…Corvette Grand Sport to Pace 101st Indianapolis 500
57…1956-57 Corvette Kiddie Pedal Car
58…1986 Corvette Indy Full-Size Model
76…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XVIII
82…Surely Seated – The Cure for Leaking Hard Lines
64…Model Scene
70…Toy Vues
88…Rear Vues – Part III
104…Factory Facts
116…Business Card File
116…Calendar
119…Literature, Models, Miscellaneous for Sale
120…Corvette Parts for Sale and Wanted
125…Corvettes for Sale for Sale and Wanted
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover: Chevrolet is commemorating the 65th anniversary of the Corvette with a new Corvette Carbon 65 Edition offered on 2018 Grand Sport 3LT and Z06 3LZ models. Limited to only 650 numbered vehicles globally, the distinctive Carbon 65 blends visible carbon-fiber exterior elements — notably, a new carbon-fiber rear spoiler and quarter ducts — with a new Ceramic Matrix Gray exterior color and special interior appointments, including a new carbon-fiber-rimmed steering wheel.

#552 August 2017 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 46, Issue Number 1
4…39th Corvette/Chevy Expo – 2017
26…N.C.R.S. Texas Chapter in Galveston
36…1964 Corvette Sting Ray
42…The History of Mid-Engine Corvettes, 1960 to C-8: Part 14
52…Indy Team Work
58…The History of GM Dream Cars and the “Fabulous” Cut-Away Displays – Part XIX  – 1968 Epilogue
62…2017 Spring Collector Car Auction: Toronto, Canada
76…The Motion Performance Experience – Part II
98…Corvettes at Carlisle Returns in 2017
100…Painless Hose End Assembly
104…Corvette/Chevy Expo Winners
88…Toy Vues
92…Model Scene
106…Corvette Trivia
107…Factory Facts
116…Business Card File
116…Calendar
119…Literature,  Models, Miscellaneous
120…Corvette Parts
125…Corvettes for Sale
128…Advertisers Index
On the Cover:  Vinnie Tortorella’s 1978 25th Anniversary Corvette won Best in Class Survivor at the 39th Corvette/Chevy Expo in Texas.  The event was held March 11-12th at the beautiful Galveston Island Convention Center at the San Luis Resort on the famous Seawall Boulevard.  Photo Credits:  Mark Jenkins

 

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