Enclosed Transport: Highest level of care. A two degree variation is allowable for wear. This is a very nicely preserved partial survivor that needs nothing but a new home! Be sure pan is of a large enough capacity to hold the oil. If available, test plugs with a spark plug tester. After making the drive 7 hours I was a little concerned that they knew I had just driven all that way so they would not be willing to negotiate or feel they needed to give me good service.
They have a large selection of beautiful cars with low miles. Joe is a Corvette enthusiast who sells Corvettes rather than a used car salesman and prices his inventory very fairly. If compression does not improve, valves are burnt, sticking or not sealing properly. Given the changes in the design, and despite the steadily decreasing power of the engines being offered in all versions of the Corvette, the sales numbers for the 1973 model year actually improved over previous years. So give us a call at 941-254-6608. Replace brittle, oil soaked or damaged spark plug wires. The centrifugal filter is replaced by first removing the drive belt and pump pulley; then pulling filter off with pliers.
If you see a Corvette he has listed on his lot that you like do not hesitate to take a look. As stated earlier, the bright orange paint makes this Corvette an attention getter. Idle speed adjustments are made with the engine at normal operating temperature, with the air cleaner on, choke open, air conditioning off, and fuel tank hose from vapor canister disconnected on later models. Numbers matching, this C3 Corvette is a real sight for sore eyes. Though it is not documented original mileage, the condition of the interior alone is enough to be convincing.
Any stiffness in the operation of the spark control will affect the ignition timing. This was also the last year for the small spoiler at the back of the car. With a nostalgic burble echoing through dual exhaust, you're going to be grinning ear to ear as you launch from every stoplight. Check choke adjustment by holding choke valve closed and position rod so that it contacts stop. Inspect spark plug hole threads and clean before installing plugs. Clean cam lobe with cleaning solvent, and rotate cam lubricator wick end or one-hundred-eighty degrees as applicable. On vehicles equipped with automatic transmission, pull through detent.
The Corvette rides on correct factory mag wheels with Cooper Cobra tires, And Corvette's refinement as a touring sports car uses both power steering and power brakes. This is a family owned business and first class people. Because of this, it is very easy to have a specific C3 Corvette year preference. All advertised prices exclude local, state, government fees and taxes and dealer documentation fee. Driven only on beauty sunny summer days! If more is required remove the caps or break off the tabs with needle nose pliers. Engine numbers are not visible as the block is milled and decked.
Some of this sound deadening material — specifically an asphalt based compound — was sprayed on to several inner body panels. Put automatic transmission in Drive; manual transmission in neutral. This is an owner stated numbers matching car with 50,435-miles on the 350 cu engine rated at 190-hp, with a 4-speed. Merely remove scale or dirt. Would I buy from them again? The hold-down bolts should be kept tight enough to prevent the batter from shaking around in its holder, but they should onto be tightened to the point where the battery case will be placed under a severe strain.
Disconnect electrical connector at idle stop solenoid. A new side brace was added as well to increase safety. I had enough confidence in him that I didn't see the car in person until it was shipped to Amarillo, Texas. This can be an affordable option for operable vehicles. For more information please call the Atlanta showroom at 678-894-4833. Clean serviceable spark plugs thoroughly, using an abrasive-type cleaner such as sand blast.
Oil battery terminal felt washer. Turn in or out one idle mixture screw at a time to obtain smoothest, fastest idle speed; then adjust the other screw to make engine run even smoother and faster. If one or more cylinders reads low or uneven, inject about a tablespoon of engine oil on top of pistons in low reading cylinders through spark plug port. The 1973 C3 Chevy Corvette featured a longer nose, and a front bumper that was covered in urethane. Though it has seen some paint work in the past, it is in mostly original condition. Pricing are subject to change without notice. Breaker arm rubbing block must be on high point of lobe during adjustment.
For those people who have been looking for the original Corvette Stingray of their dreams, this is it! By using radial-ply tires, engineers were able to achieve longer tread wear, better wet-weather grip, and added stability when operating the Corvette at speed. Correct any interference or binding condition noted. Keep vent plugs tight so that the neutralizing solution does not enter the cell. On 1970-72 models, disconnect transmission controlled spark solenoid. With power brakes and power steering, this Corvette moves and stops just as well as it accelerates. In a world where shipping a small package can cause numerous headaches, the thought of shipping an automobile across the country, or even the world, can seem intimidating. Vehicle availability is not guaranteed and subject to prior sale.
Principal members — underbody, front and rear end assemblies, dash panel and hinge pillars are bonded, riveted, or bolted together and to each other. Remodeled from the previous year, the muscular approach was ditched, in an effort to build more of a touring oriented car. Regardless what is agreed to verbally, we cannot guarantee a vehicle will be held for a potential buyer without a non-refundable deposit collected to hold the vehicle. Could be original but it has been modified to produce more horsepower too. I actually drove from Northern Ca.