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Corvette: Paint Body

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Jim Smart Feb 7, 2018
How to prep for paint with Summit Racing
Body prep and painting any automobile is challenging even for the most seasoned body professional, so we went to Summit Racing to get started. » Read More
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Gerry Burger Feb 5, 2018
Corvette Chrome Installation Tips: Flawless Chrome, Fresh Paint and New Emblems for our C3
We recently had all the chrome pieces of our 1968 Corvette redone, now we're going to go over the best practices for installation. » Read More
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Gerry Burger Jan 17, 2018
Restoring Vintage Corvette Chrome
We visit Advanced Plating to brighten up some vintage Corvette chrome. » Read More
chassis suspension
John Gilbert Nov 17, 2017
Here’s the Cure for Creaking C4 Corvettes: Vette2Vette’s C4 No Flex Kit
Eliminate C4 Corvette shakes, rattles and creaks. The positive results after installing Vette2Vette’s C4 No Flex kit were immediate. » Read More
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Scotty Lachenauer Jun 1, 2017
Removing and Repairing Oil Contamination in Corvette Fiberglass
Starlight Restorations shows how to rid Corvette fiberglass bodies of oil and other contaminants and removal of oil-saturated ’glass and repairing it ... » Read More
1972 Corvette Gets Rearend Upgrade
Upgrading 1972 Corvette Stingray with custom-fabricated battery box and Hammerhead 12-bolt differential. » Read More
Jeremy D. Clough May 19, 2017
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Bracket Welding Basics for Your Classic Chevy
When doing suspension changes to your classic Chevy you sometimes need to modify a major structural bracket to get the right geometry or ... » Read More
Gerry Burger Apr 11, 2017
chassis suspension
Replacing the Front End on a 1959 Corvette
Let’s not mince words: Performing bodywork on vintage Corvettes is a world unto itself. It is an artisan craft, relying on equal parts ... » Read More
Barry Kluczyk Mar 17, 2017
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Window Replacement for 1972 Corvette Scarlett Project Car
Since we’ve completed most of the serious mechanical work on Scarlett, our 1972 Corvette coupe project car. » Read More
Jeremy D. Clough Feb 17, 2017
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How to Repair a C2 Corvette Door
For anyone who has ever owned, worked on or just casually glanced at an early, unrestored Corvette. » Read More
Scotty Lachenauer Feb 10, 2017
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Converting 1958-1970 Chevy Headlights to Halogen Headlights
Swapping out those old T3 headlights for a set of modern Halogen (or even ultra-modern LED) lights will have you feeling like a true ... » Read More
Gerry Burger Dec 30, 2015
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How to Replace Windows on a 1960 Chevrolet Corvette
What first looked like a daunting task actually went quite smoothly and we are glad to say the windows now glide up and down in the new ... » Read More
Gerry Burger Jun 9, 2015
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How to Repair a C1 Corvette Seat Mount - Seat Time
Learn how to fix that bracket racket on your Corvette with a DIY C1 seat mount repair. » Read More
Gerry Burger Aug 27, 2014
Installing an Aftermarket Hood on a 1966 Chevrolet Corvette
Corvette Central had a reproduction version on the shelf for a 1966 Corvette hood. Follow along as we ratchet up the coolness factor of ... » Read More
Jerry Heasley Jul 25, 2014
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How to Protect Your Corvette with XPEL Paint Protection Film
The XPEL film is designed to prevent chipping from pebbles and other debris, as well as contamination from road oils that can collect in ... » Read More
Steve Temple May 14, 2014
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