Trapped in Your C6? We’re Here to Help!

All kidding aside, we’ve been reading about a few cases of C6 Corvette owners being “trapped” in their cars after the battery has died (see here and here for examples).

If the battery dies on a C6 Corvette, the door-release buttons are inoperable.  However, GM  has equipped all C6 Corvettes with levers on the floor that, when pulled, manually open the doors.  This is clearly printed in the owner’s manual, but we’re all probably guilty of not reading an owner’s manual from cover to cover.  We’d guess that most valets don’t have a clue about this either.  Don’t forget that removing the targa top is also an option.  The steps to open the door are as follows:


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