Common questions

Are there any problems with the 2005 C6 Corvette?

Are there any problems with the 2005 C6 Corvette?

Eventually, one very serious issue did arise on the 2005-2007 C6… With the birth of any new model year there is undoubtedly going to be quirks and glitches to work out. Corvette’s C6 introduced in 2005 was no exception.

Is the C6 Corvette a low maintenance car?

The C6 Corvette is a low-maintenance sports car, as such maintaining your Corvette should be fun. However, there are some times you can run into a mechanical brick wall that seems almost insurmountable. Nevertheless, here are a few maintenance tips you can use to improve the performance of your Chevrolet Corvette: 01. Oil change

Why does my Corvette Vette make a clunking sound?

Changing the rear differential oil is easy. Bad wheel bearings will have a clicking sound that increases with speed, so on the highway it’s hard to detect. Poorly greased or bad half shaft joints will clunk at slow speeds and in a turn.

How to fix a cloudy headlight on a C6 Corvette?

A quick and affordable way to fix cloudy headlight on a C6 Corvette first wet sand the headlight. However, ensure you cover the area around the headlight with masking tape and paper. You can use an 800, 1000, or 1500 grit sandpaper to wet sand the headlight. Also, use any glass cleaner and a lint-free cloth to clean the headlight as well.

Is there a problem with my Corvette transmission?

If your Corvette is slamming into second gear from first gear, you may not have a problem. Learn how to diagnose a transmission that’s shifting roughly here. This article applies to the C5, C6 and C7 Corvette (1997-current).

Is it normal to have hard shifting in a corvette?

Are you experiencing hard shifting in your Corvette? it’s an awful sinking feeling, especially if you are no longer under warranty. Sometimes it’s a sign of a transmission that is near death, while other times it could be completely normal. Here are a few things that you can do to diagnose the problem that cost very little if not nothing.

Are there any problems with the C6 Corvette?

A couple of drivers of the new generation C6 Corvette have had issues with their CD player giving them a “CD Mechanical Error” or “CD Initializing” message. This error message is usually accompanied by the suspension of all other functions of the audio system including the clock and radio.

Why is my Corvette transmission shifting like butter?

Once the transmission fluid warms up (after about 10-20) minutes, the transmission is back to shifting like butter. This is very common on the Corvette’s transmission. Babying the car for the first 10-20 minutes should alleviate this problem. Figure 1. C7 manual transmission. It may just need to be warmed up a little.

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Ruth Doyle