Corvette C6 Z06 Transmission Fluid Change

*** Standard disclaimers apply. I assume no responsibility for any damage. Please be careful – the consequences of a mistake or improper install could be disastrous *** Pics below are from a 2007 Z06, and a 2007 Service Manual was used. Tools * Small 3/8″ Wrench or Large Wrench with a 3/8″ Extension * Oil Drain * Suitable Pump / Transfer Tube (I got the […]

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Installing a Corvette C6 ZR1 Carbon Fiber Splitter

Thanks to Gene I finally got a ZR1 splitter to put on my Katech Z. I thought I’d document the installation process with lots of pictures for folks like me that need pictures. I’m assuming that you’re going to install the support brace that goes behind the front fascia as well. The first step is to remove the front fascia, this also makes an excellent […]

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Corvette C6 Z06 Air Filter Element Replacement

This is a very easy procedure… it takes ~15 minutes. *** Standard disclaimers apply. I assume no responsibility for any damage. Please be careful – the consequences of a mistake or improper install could be disastrous ***  Pics below are from a 2007 Z06. Tools* Flat Blade Screwdriver* T25 Torx bit, with suitable attachment* Optional: Screwdriver with a “V-shaped” head Step 1) Remove Two Retaining […]

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How to Replace a Corvette C5 Convertible Power Antenna

How To Replace a Defective Telescopic Antenna Now this is a simple mod and the OEM assembly with motor is $130+. You’ll know you have the problem because the antenna won’t fully retract Parts:Adjustable wrenchGM OEM Power Antenna Replacement ($13 E Bay).  Make sure the antenna is fully retracted and that the radio is off Remove the antenna mounting nut located on the base of […]

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Corvette C6 Z06 Brembo GT Brake Installation

This is a fairly easy, though time-consuming do-it-yourself project… Plan on spending a full day if you work carefully and slowly. It’s a basic bolt-on project, though there is a little filing that needs to be done (5 minutes worth per corner), and the only challenging part is getting a good seal between the brake hard line and new SS brake line. And plan on […]

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How to Change your Brake Pads on a Corvette C6 Z06

Tools Needed:– Jack and jack stands– Lug wrench to take off the wheels– 13/16″ socket for the caliper bolts– Clamp to compress pistons– Flat head screwdriver – Allen wrench/sockets for caliper pins (only if your one-piece pads don’t need them)– Mallet, prybar, or hammer to assist with rotor removal Brake pads: Step 1: Jack up your car and take off the wheels. Step 2: Locate the two big […]

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