Posts Tagged 1963

Body & Paint

1963-1982 Corvette Dent Removal tool instructions

Story and pictures by Chris Petris Your 1963-1982 Corvette front crossmember is subjected to large rocks, unimaginable road debris and damage from repair work (poorly positioned floor jacks). As a result, many, if not all, the frames under C2 and C3 Corvettes have caved-in front crossmembers. The repair tool (Corvette Central part number 182100) will… Read more »

C2 (63-67)

Corvette Central Project Split Mod, Part II: Chassis Considerations and Selection

When the decision was made to start a restoration effort on our 1963 split window coupe, the chassis was one of the primary concerns.  As confirmed by Petris Enterprises (Corvette Central Project Split Mod: Part I), the original frame was severely rotted, to the point of being held together by the body near the rear… Read more »