Corvette C6 PFADT Tri-Y Header Installation

Corvette C6 PFADT Tri-Y Header Installation

Corvette is a 2013 Grand Sport Manual transmission (Dry Sump). The PFADT Tri-Y Corvette Headers come with everything you need (other than tools) do to the complete installation. The installation is fairly simple. If you can change your oil you can complete the header install. Everything is covered in the included instructions except how to raise the engine. On the PFADT website they have instructions […]

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Corvette C6 ZR1 and Z07 Brake Pad Burnishing

Corvette C6 ZR1 and Z07 Brake Pad Burnishing

Why do I have to burnish the brake pads in my new ZR1 or Z07-equipped Z06? Pad Burnishing The pad material that’s riveted to the pad backing is made by pouring a slurry of muck into a mold and letting it set. That slurry of muck includes a bonding agent, or glue of sorts. That agent needs to be there, but it will cause a […]

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How to Install the Corvette C6 Z06 Billy Boat Fusion Exhaust

Did you pick up a new Corvette C6 Z06 Fusion Exhaust? Here are the direction on how to install your new Corvette exhaust system Tools need for installation: Jack/Jack Stands, 17mm & 18mm Socket or Wrench, 15mm Socket and Wrench, 13mm Socket and Extension #1- Secure vehicle to wheel lift. #2- With the car safely lifted and chocked remove the nuts and bolts that hold […]

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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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How to remove the Fuel Line on a Corvette C6 to install painted Fuel Rail Covers

Here is a quick “how to” on adding painted Fuel Rail Cover’s by removing the fuel line. Let me preface this by saying it may not be the best method but the one I prefer. I know some do the tape and bend method but I tried that and still ended up scratching my freshly painted FRC’s. Obviously mine are already installed.  Also, this isn’t a very difficult thing […]

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Corvette C5 Vararam Installation

If you have ever tried to install a Corvette C5 Vararam Intake on the Corvette C5 with the factory instructions, you are in for a real treat (instructions are terrible). Cajundude from the Corvette forum compiled much better directions to completing this daunting installation. Tools you will need: Jack,  jack stands Sockets:  7 mm, 8mm, 10mm Small flathead screwdriver, long flat head screwdriver T30 Torx […]

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Halltech C5 Honeycomb MAF Straightener Installation

Instructions for the Halltech HC.125 Laminar Airflow Straightener Screen History: In 2002, GM removed the laminar flow screen on the Z06 in an attempt to increase horsepower from the 2001 Z06, which had the screened MAF. All LS1 motors came with the screened MAF sensor. GM did not make any power claims for this mod, and since there were no changes at all in the […]

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Halltech Corvette C5 Venom Installation

Halltech Venom Corvette C5 2001-2004 Installation Instructions Donated By Southern Car Parts (www.southerncarparts.com) Tools Needed Flat Head Screw Driver Hairdryer Freezer Please note there are two different style C5 Venom Air Bridges that may come with your intake. Do not be alarmed if yours does look like the one in the pictures. You should have one of the two styles shown in the installation directions […]

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