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Today I talk about 5 things to look for when you’re looking to purchase a C5 Corvette. I also go over some of the most effective easy performance mods to do once you’ve made your purchase. Like and subscribe!
Carquestions wants to know why the heater control display on 97 to 04 Vettes is barely visible. Mark takes the heating controls out of the car and finds a soldering defect - he repairs it and saves buying a new one for over $500
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My Corvette Life: Episode 136: Secrets of the C5 Corvette More C5 info: https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c5-general/4164157-must-read-the-definitive-c5-info-thread.html Contact Me Via Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Here are my socials: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/corvetteinfocenter/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/chrisdraper2007 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/my_corvette_life Badboyvettes: http://badboyvettes.com/ 1998 C5 Corvette Coupe - Modifications List Thunder Racing T-Rex Cam (Unknown specs) Kooks 1-3/4" Long Tube Headers - Emissions Style Kooks X-Pipe C5 Z06 Titanium Axle Back Exhaust Vararam Lower Ram Air Intake Vararam Air Bridge C6 Z06 Shocks C6 Z51 Sway Bars BrakeMotive Drilled/Slotted Brake Rotors C5 Z06 Mesh Intake Grills C6 Z06 Shifter C6 Z06 Wheels Tires: Bridgestone (Front) 275/35/18, (Rear) 325/30/19 C5 Stainless Steel Dash Trim Kit by American Car Craft Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored video
MotorWeek's Pat Goss (RockAuto.com is a MotorWeek Sponsor) suggests easy parts to check first when a car's AC system is not as cold as it should be. He also explains what not to do.
Short video explaining how to replace the ambient temperature sensor on a C5 Corvette.
When your A/C stops working due to the car thinking that the outside temperature is much colder than it actually is, it is time to replace your ambient temperature sensor. In our case the outside temp gauge was reading 34 degrees Fahrenheit in the heat of summer, so the air conditioning compressor would not kick on.
AC Delco part # 10248414
I hope this is helpful for someone.