1986 Chevrolet Corvette Overview

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1986 Chevrolet Corvette Overview

Remember back in 1975 when Chevy tried to tell us they wouldn't be producing Corvette convertibles anymore? Well, it came back in 1986.

All 1986 Chevrolet Corvette convertibles were Indianapolis Pace Car Replicas and came with a decal package which could be affixed by the dealer. Of 35,109 Corvettes sold in 1986, 7,315 were these pace car convertibles.

Anti-lock brakes, advanced lighting, and a key code anti-theft system were made standard in the 1986 model year. The engine remained the same as in 1985, a 5.7-liter L98 rated at 230 horsepower. The 4+3 manual transmission was still available.

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    86 Corvette Dies When Trying To Start

    my 86 Corvette will die as soon as I try to crank it over. Ive turned the ignition to the on position the dash lights and fuel pump will turn on but as soon as I try to turn it over it just dies. co...

    14 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)

    Why Does My 86 Vette Drive 10 Miles Or So And Then Want To Die?

    It starts cutting out and when I give it gas it tries to stall the engine. Installed a new fuel filter.

    288 views with 6 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)

    Oil Oressure

    When starting My 86 Corvette this afternoon, it sent blue smoke out the back and the oil pressure gauge is fluctuating between 48 and 60. I drove 2 mikes home but parked it there. Any help is app...

    3 views with no answers yet

    I Have A 1986 Vette, All Of A Sudden It Revs Very High And Won't Go Down An...

    My 1986 Vette is having a problem all of a sudden when I start it it runs really.high, 2400 rpms. And it doesn't go down. The only thing I have done is spray some WD40 on the accelerator cable.

    16 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)

    I Have An Intermittent Brake Problem With My 86 Corvette , Twice The Peddel...

    28 views with 2 answers (last answer 6 months ago)