Posts Tagged 1967

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)

1965-1982 Corvette Wilwood Disc Brake Caliper Replacement

By Chris Petris   1965-1968 Corvette disc brake systems were a major technological advancement at their onset.  The early Corvette design utilized “fixed” disc brake calipers, used until 1968.  When disc brakes became commonplace in 1969, “floating disc brake calipers” were used.  Floating calipers slide on a ways system, repositioning the caliper as the disc… Read more »

C2 (63-67)

Introducing Doug’s Headers at Corvette Central

Corvette Central and are pleased to introduce the Doug’s Headers line of exhaust components for C2 and C3 Corvettes. Doug’s Headers, the most respected name in the header industry since the 60’s, began in 1958 as a small muffler shop in East Los Angeles, California.  The company expanded rapidly into a shop that designed… Read more »