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by Purpc5z
Sat Oct 26, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

CorvetteWaxer wrote:
Sat Oct 26, 2019 2:39 pm
Purpc5z wrote:
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:53 am
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hrm....

Unrelated to this, but did you ever get that egging situation handled?
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by Purpc5z
Sat Oct 26, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

troyguitar wrote:
Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:22 am
:yikes:
:dat:


bolt is nowhere to be found. spent $40 on every bolt at home depot trying to find the right one last night.

missed autox today basically lit $100 on fire.

+ the bolt hole is stripped :word:
by Purpc5z
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

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by Purpc5z
Wed Oct 23, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

I don't plan on setting any records out there. Just heading out so i can get a benchmark of where I'm at with this car. I'll be running crap street tires, might not even change the brakes. Should be fun :doe: Definitely fun! I wouldn't sweat the brakes for this one, I don't even change mine to trac...
by Purpc5z
Wed Oct 23, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

Much appreciated! I'll def post my runs on Sunday after I race! Already subscribed to you. I've def seem them rips! :mahtroy: usually has some great feedback as well. I found the C5 o be a lot harder to autox than other cars I've owned... they are fast but not easy to drive on tight courses, so don...
by Purpc5z
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:26 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

took ye old :poorvette: out to the backroads this sunday with some fast friends of mine. I'm going to autox this Saturday so I decided more seat time was in order. any driving critque is appreciated. I'm still getting used to it. https://youtu.be/2ebEx3eK2Ro Post a video of your run(s) and I'll hel...
by Purpc5z
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

took ye old :poorvette: out to the backroads this sunday with some fast friends of mine. I'm going to autox this Saturday so I decided more seat time was in order.

any driving critque is appreciated. I'm still getting used to it.



https://youtu.be/2ebEx3eK2Ro
by Purpc5z
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

troyguitar wrote:
Mon Oct 21, 2019 4:56 pm
0/7 would not do headers on a track car. Leave that thing at stock power. Get some nice front brakes from AP Racing if anything, or look at suspension.
I need dat HCI :doe:
by Purpc5z
Thu Oct 03, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

Detroit wrote:
Thu Oct 03, 2019 9:00 am
Purpc5z wrote:
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:53 am
:hai:

Did I miss anything?
Sold my car, so the forum is down one :poorvette:

Otherwise, same old :derp:
noooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :pouroneout:
RIP my friend

Who has inherited the highest hp :poorvette: ?????
by Purpc5z
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

:hai:

Did I miss anything?
by Purpc5z
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Official C8 Bread.
Replies: 264
Views: 3733

Official C8 Bread.

:wub: :wub: :wub:

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by Purpc5z
Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

Apex wrote:
Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:40 pm
Irish wrote:
Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:31 pm


I'd get a bb gun and go sniper on their ass.....
In Cali? Purp would be the one getting arrested then...
lmaoooo I would get killed foshow!!!!!!!!! :bs: :facepalm: :notblack:
by Purpc5z
Thu Sep 05, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

Huckleberry wrote:
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:21 pm
Purpc5z wrote:
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:05 pm


how much and what brand??????
They are Creative Steel/Ultra poly mounts. $50.
sign me up dude.
by Purpc5z
Thu Sep 05, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

I 100% believe this is someone tha hates me. There is only one person that I really don't like that it could be. But the last time my car got egged, my best friend was at a Mexico street race and he was there. So, maybe it may not be him. :notsure: about all this, but I want it to stop Do you rent ...
by Purpc5z
Thu Sep 05, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

I 100% believe this is someone tha hates me. There is only one person that I really don't like that it could be. But the last time my car got egged, my best friend was at a Mexico street race and he was there. So, maybe it may not be him. :notsure: about all this, but I want it to stop I think you ...
by Purpc5z
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

no clue who it could be. they got me twice, and they've hit my brother GTI twice. they got his pretty good as well, but no paint damage like my car. You can tell they got super close to my car and hucked eggs as hard as they could throw em. The saddest part is I got a camera after the first time it...
by Purpc5z
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

I'm sure the vibration can't be any worse than it already is. As the car is now, I rattle by teeth out on a bumpy road lolol. I'll definitely get these mounts. I just need to actually decide what I'm going to get as far as headers go. Not really keen on dropping 1k+ for headers. I was in the same b...
by Purpc5z
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

Huckleberry wrote:
Wed Sep 04, 2019 10:58 am
Purpc5z wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:00 pm

ahhh okay. I'll probably end up doing mounts while i'm there. did you do poly mounts? how much of a difference does it make?
I have a set of used poly mounts if you want them. I pulled them off my GTO to install Torque Master motor mounts.
how much and what brand??????
by Purpc5z
Wed Sep 04, 2019 2:11 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

ahhh okay. I'll probably end up doing mounts while i'm there. did you do poly mounts? how much of a difference does it make? Absolutely do the mounts while in there. I'm running poly mounts, and the increase in NVH is noticeable, but the power delivery feels more direct , whether true or not. elabo...
by Purpc5z
Wed Sep 04, 2019 2:10 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

ahhh okay. I'll probably end up doing mounts while i'm there. did you do poly mounts? how much of a difference does it make? I have the Hinson ones after Detroit suggested them. https://www.hinsonsupercars.com/p-1285-hinson-urethane-engine-mounts-oem-height-corvette-c5-c6-gto.aspx There might be a ...
by Purpc5z
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

this is the second time it's happened. they hit my car with 4 eggs this time. Whoa, who are these guys? I'd get a camera on the car at night, find out who they are and get cops involved. Make mom and dad pay for a new paintjob. no clue who it could be. they got me twice, and they've hit my brother ...
by Purpc5z
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

CaleDeRoo wrote:
Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:01 pm
Purpc5z wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 3:20 pm
In other :poorvette: news. my car got egged again. :facepalm:
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Fucking losers
this is the second time it's happened. they hit my car with 4 eggs this time.
by Purpc5z
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

idk about the ceramic coating. I'm def gonna buy the most :scrooge: ebay headers I can find & possibly wrap them. but, that's a big maybe. how hard was the motor mounts to do? I don't really want to disconnect the engine for the TT to do the mounts. There's a high probability that you will likely h...
by Purpc5z
Sun Sep 01, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

In other :poorvette: news. my car got egged again. :facepalm:
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by Purpc5z
Sun Sep 01, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Car Talk
Topic: Obligatory C5 Thread
Replies: 6413
Views: 114185

Obligatory C5 Thread

catalytic converters are blowing out... found some of the material sitting in my driveway after a few blaps of the throttle. gonna go full :derp: and buy headers before the cats hollow themselves out or clog my exhuast. :jesus: :poorvette: I highly suggest 2 things. 1) spend the extra cash to get y...