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  1. Help! The motor needs to be grounded as suggested...

    The motor needs to be grounded as suggested above.
    The motor has two windings one for up and one for down. The switch supplies +12v to either winding depending on the desired direction of travel.
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  2. Thread: 12 Bolt Upgrade

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    Question: Not sure if GTR1999 still looks in on this forum...

    Not sure if GTR1999 still looks in on this forum but he may know. He does a lot of work with C3 diffs. Even if he doesn't watch this forum he will still likely respond if you PM him. He is still...
  3. Thread: Tire pressure

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    Yes the change to radial tires required a higher...

    Yes the change to radial tires required a higher pressure.
    It seems when radials were first fitted they recommended a lower pressure but this only lasted a few years.
  4. Thread: Tire pressure

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    The recommended pressure for an '81 is 35psi...

    The recommended pressure for an '81 is 35psi front and rear.
    some people prefer lower but very few like them as low as the OP's manual recommends regardless of what year they have.
  5. Since he can get the pump to run and his tests...

    Since he can get the pump to run and his tests indicate that either the relay or the oil pressure switch should be starting it this is what i would check. Just because its running doesn't mean its...
  6. Thread: Dash Lights

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    Seems the connections onto the circuit board are...

    Seems the connections onto the circuit board are to blame for my problem. Soldered them up so they don't move and after that I could not get it to buzz without turning the lights on. I'll have to...
  7. Thread: Dash Lights

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    Went to start My Vette and the battery was flat,...

    Went to start My Vette and the battery was flat, connected the charger and the buzzer was going traced it to the same unit as the seatbelt warning buzzer. Interesting to note that giving it a little...
  8. Thread: Dash Lights

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    I would agree if he was talking about turn...

    I would agree if he was talking about turn signals. But as for the dash lights the load should make no difference.
    I suspect a faulty headlight switch or buzzer module. I need to check mine as I...
  9. Thread: Running temps

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    Question: All seems better now. Flushed the coolant and now...

    All seems better now. Flushed the coolant and now only seeing about 205 for the coolant, oil temps are not quite as high as they were but take longer to get there and drop faster.
  10. Thread: Running temps

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    Question: All Air dams are in place. I may give the...

    All Air dams are in place.
    I may give the cooling system a flush just to be sure. (Its probably due for one anyway)
  11. Thread: Running temps

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    Question: Running temps

    I don't think i have a problem but want to be sure. I've noticed my temps seem to be a lot higher than normal since changing the ratio in my diff from 2.72 to 3.36.
    Before my coolant temp would...
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    Since you have an 87 you might want to try...

    Since you have an 87 you might want to try posting in the C4 forum and not on a post 15 years ago
  13. Question: I went with a 330lb/in spring on mine and I...

    I went with a 330lb/in spring on mine and I sometimes wonder if i should have gone for a stiffer spring. Vansteel do a 400lb/in spring. (they recommend it for racing but whats the fun is only using...
  14. Thread: C3 Brakes

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    IIRC Service manual says no more than .008" but...

    IIRC Service manual says no more than .008" but most people like to keep it below .003"
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    Question: Unless you're looking for something that looks...

    Unless you're looking for something that looks original, which I suspect you're not, then go with the one piece. It'll last a lot longer.
  16. Thread: Parking brake

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    Question: Checked the contact of the shoes to the drum, and...

    Checked the contact of the shoes to the drum, and I seem to have contact across the entire shoe, so no issue there. still not sure what's causing this.
    i have noticed what looks like some wear on...
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    Found my first (and hopefully only problem)...

    Found my first (and hopefully only problem)
    There's an exhaust pipe that runs below my drain plug. That will cause some issues when I need to drain the diff. :L
  18. Thread: Parking brake

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    Question: I is a partially new ss kit (I don't like the...

    I is a partially new ss kit (I don't like the idea of ss springs so they are steel, but still reasonably new. I did come across some of the issues that have been meantioned when installing it.
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  19. Thread: Parking brake

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    Question: Parking brake

    is there anything that could make the parking brake weak on one side? i have fairly new shoes and hardware (no more than two years old), if i adjust the side that is weaker any stronger then it...
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    All is back in place now:) dont like the way the...

    All is back in place now:)
    dont like the way the exhaust was done, made it far harder than it needed to be to get it back in. It's one piece after the headers all the way through, both pipes welded...
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    It's been a while but I now have the iron diff in...

    It's been a while but I now have the iron diff in place. Just need to get the u joints on the drive shaft sorted and everything else back in and I'm good to go.
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    Question: There was a power drivers seat option for 81-82...

    There was a power drivers seat option for 81-82 models. It moves back/forward, up/down, and tilts back/forward. If you can find one, then swapping it in is not easy, as they require a different floor...
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    Chased the treads today, and installed the...

    Chased the treads today, and installed the seatbelt. Looks so much tidier with red retractable belts than it did with the other belts (which I noticed after removing them that they weren't even a...
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    There is some damage, I will be running a tap...

    There is some damage, I will be running a tap through, need to see if I can find the correct bolts still.
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    Bubba strikes again

    Replacing the seat belt in my 81 as someone had put fixed (3 point) belts in, and they were just annoying me.
    Started on the drivers side found two of the bolts were the wrong bolts. Even a child...
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