Corvette C6 Leather Console Cover Replacement

Another Modification for your C6 Corvette that takes 15 minutes and really makes the interior look like an exotic sports car. You can find leather Corvette console covers all over the internet, but we are partial to the Down South Vette’s leather console cover. The quality is impeccable and the extra cushioning they put in it really makes a difference. Difficulty: 1 out of 5. […]

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Corvette C6 Leather Shift Boot Installation

The interior of the Corvette C6 is pretty top quality BUT you can make a few upgrades that will really set it apart from the crowd. A favorite is replacing the fake leather components used on the console lid, shift knob, shift boot, etc….with real leather pieces. This in the installation of the Down South Vette Leather Shift boot on a Corvette C6. Maybe a […]

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Down South Vette Corvette C6 Emergency Brake Handle Installation

Difficulty: 3 out of 5. Time: Plan on about 20 minutes. The tools used are: A small blade screw driver or flat tweezers to reseat the new boot around the base of the e-brake handle. T15 Torx driver to take off the console cover. Phillips head screwdriver to remove the e-brake handle. flashlight may help get a better look at the screw location as you […]

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Corvette C6 NPP Retro-Fit for Multi Mode Exhaust

NPP in a box, a set of NPP mufflers and a M2W switch will give you an incredibly easy way to have just the sound you want, when you want, if you have a pre-2008 C6. In my case, throw in a set of LG headers, and you have rolling thunder at the flick of a switch. The combo of the headers and the NPP […]

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Lowering your C5 Corvette

This is a picture by picture crash course in lowering the front of your C5 yourself. These steps are necessary to cut the front bushings or to remove the lowering bolt all together. -Note- before hand you will need to make some ramps that are at least 3″ tall so that you can remove your jack from under your car once it is lowered. The […]

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Corvette C6 Z06 Oil Change

This is the correct procedure to change the oil in the Corvette C6 ZO6. Remove the two drain plugs from the engine oil pan. One is located on the left side of the oil pan near the oil filter. This plug drains the small amount of residual oil from engine oil pan, approximately 1 quart. The other drain plug is located on the front of […]

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