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1981 - 1990 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Procedures on Scuff/Scratch Removal from Clear Coat on Aluminum Wheels
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Subject:   Procedures on Scuff/Scratch Removal from Clear Coat on Aluminum Wheels Model and Year: 1981-85 Citation 1982-90 Cavalier 1985-88 Monte Carlo 1981-90 Caprice, Camaro, Corvette 1985-90 Celebrity 1990 Lumina Source:  Chevrolet... Read More
1984 - 1986 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Uneven Wear-Outer Ribs on Corvette Tires
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Subject:  Uneven Wear-Outer Ribs on Corvette TiresModel and Year:  1984 - 1986 CorvetteSource:  Chevrolet Dealer Service BulletinNumber:  86-62Section:  3EDate:  Apr., 1986 TO:  ALL CHEVROLET DEALERS Some 1984-86 Corvettes may experience... Read More
1984 - 1987 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Cast Aluminum Wheel Porosity Repair
Viewed 192 times since Fri, Jul 4, 2014
Source: Chevrolet Dealer Service BulletinSubject: Cast Aluminum Wheel Porosity RepairModel and Year: All Models with Cast Aluminum WheelsBulletin Number: 87-89Section: 3EDate: Mar., 1987TO: ALL CHEVROLET DEALERSShould a vehicle with cast aluminum... Read More
1985 - 1991 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Coated Wheel Weights For Aluminum Wheels
Viewed 148 times since Thu, Jul 24, 2014
Subject: COATED WHEEL WEIGHTS FOR ALUMINUM WHEELS Model and Year: 1985-91 MODELS WITH CAST ALUMINUM WHEELS Source: Chevrolet Service Bulletin Bulletin Number: 91-35-3E - (06/29/1990) TO: ALL CHEVROLET DEALERS THIS BULLETIN CANCELS AND... Read More
1986 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Dynamic Wheel Balance
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Model Year: 1986 CorvetteSubject: Dynamic Wheel BalanceSource: Chevrolet Dealer Service BulletinBulletin Number: 86-97, Section 3EDate: June, 1986TO: ALL CHEVROLET DEALERSAs of VIN G5 124200 (Coupe) and G5 900800 (Convertible), all Corvettes are... Read More
1988 - 1993 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Tires Slipping on Wheels
Viewed 135 times since Thu, Jul 24, 2014
Subject: TIRES SLIPPING ON WHEELS (USE PROPER TIRE MOUNTING PROCEDURE) Model Year: 1988-93 ALL PASSENGER CARS AND LIGHT DUTY TRUCKSSource: Chevrolet Service BulletinNumber: 93-169-3ESome incidents of tires slipping (rotating) on wheels have been... Read More
1988 Corvette: Product Safety Campaign: Product Safety Campaign No. 88C09 - Possible Missing Wheel Weld
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Most early 1988 Corvette were involved in this safety recall on 17" wheels.  This bulletin states that the first 8,432 1988 Corvettes with the Z-51 or Z-52 options could have 17" wheels with missing wheel welds. Subject: Product Safety Campaign No... Read More
1989 - 1996 Corvette: Low Tire Pressure Warning System Sensor Part Numbers
Viewed 173 times since Thu, Jul 24, 2014
These part numbers refer to the low tire pressure warning system sensors that wrap around the wheels.1989-1992 ModelsRF (blue) - 10098494LF (green) - 10098495RR (orange) - 10098496LR (yellow) - 100984971993-1996 ModelsLR -10161854RF -10161855LF -... Read More
1989 Corvette: Service Bulletin: Tire Rotation Procedure
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Subject:   Tire Rotation Procedure Model and Year:   1989 Y Car with Optional Low Tire Pressure Warning System Source:   Chevrolet Dealer Service Bulletin Number:   89-299-3E Section:   3E Date:   February 1990 Corporate... Read More
1990 Corvette: Service Bulletin: "Service LTPWS" Light On, Tire Pressure is Correct
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Subject: 'SERVICE LTPWS' LIGHT ON, TIRE PRESSURE IS CORRECT Model and Year: 1990 CORVETTESource: Chevrolet Service BulletinBulletin Number: 90-389-3E - (12/31/1990)TO: ALL CHEVROLET DEALERSTHIS BULLETIN CANCELS AND SUPERSEDES DEALER SERVICE... Read More
1991 Corvette: Service Bulletin: LTPWS Parts Numbers and Sensor Color Codes Revised
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Subject:   LTPWS Parts Numbers and Sensor Color Codes Revised Model and Year:   1991 Corvette Source:  Chevrolet Service Update Bulletin Bulletin No:   91-418-3E Section:   3E Date:    Sept. 1991 Corporate Bulletin No.... Read More
1994 - 1995 Corvette ZR-1: Wheel Touch-Up Paint
Viewed 234 times since Thu, Jul 24, 2014
The correct color code for the 1994 - 1995 Corvette ZR-1 5-spoke wheels is Dupont #C9201 or GM #WH9819. Read More
1994 - 2004 Corvette - Technical Article: Run Flat Facts
Viewed 761 times since Mon, Jun 30, 2014
Run Flat Facts Goodyear EMT tires are identified by this unique label. Image:  Author by Hib Halverson ©2004 all rights reserved. The first run-flat tire was developed by Goodyear in 1978. The first application of a run-flat tire on... Read More
Technical Article: C4/C5 Corvette EMT Run-Flat Tire Servicing
Viewed 118 times since Thu, Jul 24, 2014
Description:This four page article details the proper method for servicing C4 and C5 Corvette EMT Run-Flat tires and comes from Hunter Engineering. Hunter Engineering Company is a world leader in automotive service equipment. Hunter Engineering... Read More