Restore An Old Corvette
Every old car has a story to tell, and this 1966 Corvette Stingray is no exception.
Read: 1966 Corvette Restoration
Although not nearly as valuable or fast as a C2 or early C3 model, early eighties Corvettes are fun and affordable, and if you restore one to factory stock, its value will certainly increase.
Read: 1982 Corvette Restoration
C2 C3 Corvette Brake System Rebuild
Rebuild Corvette Calipers
Rebuild Corvette Calipers-Reassembly
Lip Seal vs O-Ring Calipers
Removing Riveted Brake Rotors
Corvette Steering System Rebuild
Power steering was an option on Corvettes from 1963 to 1976, and became standard equipment in 1977. Although the pumps and gearboxes changed several times, the power steering control valve and cylinder remained pretty much the same.
Read: Steering Cylinder Rebuild
After rebuilding the control valve and steering cylinder, I replaced the four power steering hoses. Procedures for 1963-1982 Corvettes are virtually the same.
Read: Corvette P/S Hose Replacement
Read: Tilt-Telescope Steering Column Repair
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If you plan to restore an old Corvette, a little homework can save you a lot of frustration. A large part of any old car restoration is research. Factory manuals like these are invaluable.