Corvette C5 2004 Owners Manual PDF | Page 243

Service ............................................................5-3
Doing Your Own Service Work .........................5-3
Adding Equipment to the Outside
of Your Vehicle ...........................................5-4
Fuel ................................................................5-4
Gasoline Octane ............................................5-4
Gasoline Specifications ....................................5-5
California Fuel ...............................................5-5
Additives .......................................................5-6
Fuels in Foreign Countries ...............................5-6
Filling Your Tank ............................................5-7
Filling a Portable Fuel Container .....................5-10
Checking Things Under the Hood ....................5-10
Hood Release ..............................................5-11
Engine Compartment Overview .......................5-12
Engine Oil ...................................................5-13
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter ................................5-18
Automatic Transmission Fluid .........................5-20
Manual Transmission Fluid .............................5-21
Hydraulic Clutch ...........................................5-22
Engine Coolant .............................................5-23
Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap ..................5-26
Engine Overheating .......................................5-26
Cooling System ............................................5-29
Power Steering Fluid .....................................5-35
Windshield Washer Fluid ................................5-36
Brakes ........................................................5-37
Battery ........................................................5-40
Jump Starting ...............................................5-41
Rear Axle .......................................................5-47
Bulb Replacement ..........................................5-48
Halogen Bulbs ..............................................5-48
Headlamps ..................................................5-48
Taillamps and Turn Signal Lamps ...................5-50
Back-Up Lamps ............................................5-52
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement ..............5-52
Tires ..............................................................5-55
Extended Mobility Tires (Except Z06) .................5-61
Inflation - Tire Pressure .................................5-62
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation (Except Z06) .....5-64
Tire Rotation ................................................5-65
When It Is Time for New Tires .......................5-65
Buying New Tires .........................................5-66
Uniform Tire Quality Grading ..........................5-67
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance ..................5-68
Section 5 Service and Appearance Care
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Corvette C5 2004 Owners Manual Summary of Content

Service ............................................................5-3Doing Your Own Service Work .........................5-3Adding Equipment to the Outsideof Your Vehicle ...........................................5-4Fuel ................................................................5-4Gasoline Octane ............................................5-4Gasoline Specications ....................................5-5California Fuel ...............................................5-5Additives .......................................................5-6Fuels in Foreign Countries ...............................5-6Filling Your Tank ............................................5-7Filling a Portable Fuel Container .....................5-10Checking Things Under the Hood ....................5-10Hood Release ..............................................5-11Engine Compartment Overview .......................5-12Engine Oil ...................................................5-13Engine Air Cleaner/Filter ................................5-18Automatic Transmission Fluid .........................5-20Manual Transmission Fluid .............................5-21Hydraulic Clutch ...........................................5-22Engine Coolant .............................................5-23Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap ..................5-26Engine Overheating .......................................5-26Cooling System ............................................5-29Power Steering Fluid .....................................5-35Windshield Washer Fluid ................................5-36Brakes ........................................................5-37Battery ........................................................5-40Jump Starting ...............................................5-41Rear Axle .......................................................5-47Bulb Replacement ..........................................5-48Halogen Bulbs ..............................................5-48Headlamps ..................................................5-48Taillamps and Turn Signal Lamps ...................5-50Back-Up Lamps ............................................5-52Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement ..............5-52Tires ..............................................................5-55Extended Mobility Tires (Except Z06) .................5-61Ination - Tire Pressure .................................5-62Tire Pressure Monitor Operation (Except Z06) .....5-64Tire Rotation ................................................5-65When It Is Time for New Tires .......................5-65Buying New Tires .........................................5-66Uniform Tire Quality Grading ..........................5-67Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance ..................5-68Section 5 Service and Appearance Care5-1