About Chevrolet Corvette
Chevrolet Corvette is a sports car manufactured by General Motors since 1953. It was introduced at the General Motor Motorama as a convertible concept car in 1953 for the first time. The Chevrolet Corvette has been in production for seven generations. As a renowned and prevalent car, it has been awarded for several times by automobile publication and organizations as Society of Automotive Engineers.
The sixth generation Chevrolet Corvette (2005-2013) was also called C6 Corvette. The Chevrolet Corvette though retained the engine and transmission of the previous generation, it had more powerful engine. It was powered by 6.0 L 400 bhp LS2 V8 engine with 400 lb of torque and there were Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 model, new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 model and Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport model available. In seventh generation (2014-present), Chevrolet Corvette was known as C7 introduced in 2014. It has both mid-engine and rear engine and becomes a huge success. It now is powered by 6.2 L 455 bhp or 460 bhp LT1 V8 engine with 7-speed and 8-speed automatic transmission.
Chevrolet Corvette Common Problems & Maintenance Tips
Though Chevrolet Corvette is a high performance sports car, people can still find problems with it while using. Among those problems reported by the mass, two listed below are the most common problems:
The most common complaint is strange noise. The Chevrolet Corvette vehicle owners stated that they can hear rattling and squeaking noise from underneath the car when they are driving. This problem actually may mean that they have a failed sway bar bushing or rod bearing. In usual, this sound can be heard more clearly when you are driving over bumps, making aggressive turns to the left or right or driving into the driveway, you had better have your Chevrolet Corvette checked out to confirm if you need to replace the sway bar bushing or rod bearing.
Second one, difficulty in starting the Chevrolet Corvette. People complained when they are starting the car, engine may misfire and it is hard to start, also when they are acceleration, it responses slowly. This can be caused by a failed spark plug also the automatic transmission shifter may have some troubles. If you meet the same situation, you should check it thoroughly and find the reason of the problems before it is too late.
In addition, car owners may usually neglect the importance of the routine maintenance of the Chevrolet Corvette. Some easy-to-wear replacement auto parts on Chevrolet Corvette should be replaced with new ones in time. For example, if you have a broken seat belt, when you brake in emergency, the passenger may get hurt without good-operation seat belts. Once you find the seat belt works not as usual, please remember to change it.
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