Fix the “orange peel” on your Corvettes paint

Fix the “orange peel” on your Corvettes paint

This is about REDUCING orange peel , not eliminating it. I just want a bit clearer reflection and not worth going past a “safe” level of sanding… Special thanks to all that posted here – esp Marc Harris on the “other site” for the pics…it scares the crap out of you when you see a panel sanded but so excited when the polish brings it […]

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How to remove the Corvette C7 Door Panels

How to remove the Corvette C7 Door Panels

Quick tutorial on how to remove your Corvette C7 Door Panels. Provided courtesy of Andrew from TheDoubleAA.com. Tools Needed: T-30 7mm socket and ratchet 10mm socket and ratchet wire taps Good beer To remove the door panels in your C7 Corvette you’ll need to remove the (2) T-30 screws on the bottom of the door. (see Picture) Next you’ll need to pry back the door […]

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How to Vinyl Wrap your Corvette

How to Vinyl Wrap your Corvette

Been getting a lot of questions about how to pull off a sick looking badass vinyl wrap so thought I would do a COMPLETE write up on my process outlining my trials and tribulations with this project. When I say “complete” I mean this thing has everything you need to know to do this yourself. It is long, has lots of reading, some occasional pics(haha […]

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Corvette C5 Coupe Targa Roof Weatherstrip Replacement

Corvette C5 Coupe Targa Roof Weatherstrip Replacement

While working on my Corvette C5 targa roof, I had to flip it over for the first time. Wow, what a eye opener! Take a look at the corner of my Corvette Targa weatherstripping: As you can see, the corner of my Corvette targe top weatherstripping is all ate up. It was this way on both sides of the roof. I have never looked at […]

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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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Refinish the Corvette C5 Coupe Targa Top

How to refinish your Corvette C5 Targa Top…. I bought a used clear targa top and wanted to restore it to new condition for use on my Corvette C5 Coupe.  This is what it looked like when I got it….. All you need to refurbish the top is: 1000 grit wetsand paper 1500 grit wetsand paper 2000 grit wetsand paper Rubber sanding block Squirt bottle […]

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