1985 Chevrolet Corvette Overview

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1985 Chevrolet Corvette Overview

Chosen by Car and Driver Magazine as America's fastest road car, the 1985 Chevrolet Corvette featured a brand-new engine. The base engine was the L98 350-cubic-inch V8, rated at 230 horsepower. Even though horsepower improved, fuel economy got better as well; a new Bosch fuel injection system made the engine more efficient than ever. This engine would remain standard for the following 7 model years.

The suspension was also softened slightly for 1985. Other than the engine and suspension, the car was very similar to the popular 1984 model, and the aerodynamic look continued to receive near-universal accolades. Some say '85 Corvettes have problems with mass air flow, though.

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    I noticed my oil temperature gauge was reaching 302 f. Is that too hot? Is the first time I see this. What could be the problem? Please help

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    jonkeyote
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    Where Can I Get A Low Temp Thermostat For A 85 Corvette. It Gets Hot After...

    85 corvette has C5 body panels. It gets too hot after 45 minutes, Changed the thermostat, burped the radiator, and checked that the fan was running (seems to run all the time). It only has 1 fan (b...

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    Where Is The Fuse Box

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    I Need A Digital Gauge Cluster For My 1985 Corvette With Automatic Trans

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