new battery! head lights work ! rest of car is dead! rpm needle pegged! any solutions?

martygan
0

Asked by Sep 27, 2012 at 05:04 PM about the 1978 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

had to jump my 78 corvette yesterday, car ran good then would not start found out battery was dead, replaced it and
car is still dead.. not sure why??

1 Answer

Denis Sagendorf
425

IF YOU HAVE NO ELECTRICAL AT ALL WITH A NEW BATTERY, THEN SOME WHERE SOME THING IS NOT CONNECTED. WHICH COULD ALSO BE CREATING A LIVE SHORT. L.IGHTS ARE A DIRECT CONNECT, THE REST IS ALL RELAYS & SWITCHES. TRY YOUR LOCAL SPEED SHOP, IF POSSIBLE THEY WILL HELP YOU WITH THIS.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Chevrolet Corvette Questions

Chevrolet Corvette Experts

#1 califcarson
califcarson
Reputation 1,700
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,220
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,050
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro"
201 Great Deals out of 25,564 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford Mustang"
308 Great Deals out of 43,104 listings starting at $1,999
Used Dodge Challenger"
120 Great Deals out of 19,635 listings starting at $9,890
Used Porsche 911"
122 Great Deals out of 4,791 listings starting at $11,995
Used Dodge Charger"
325 Great Deals out of 29,141 listings starting at $2,950
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class"
81 Great Deals out of 3,743 listings starting at $4,500
Used Ford F-150"
2,215 Great Deals out of 208,826 listings starting at $1,299
Used BMW 3 Series"
993 Great Deals out of 35,331 listings starting at $650

Used Cars For Sale

2016 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 7,911 listings starting at $37,982
2015 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 922 listings starting at $46,999
2014 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 873 listings starting at $44,900
2013 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 410 listings starting at $29,786