what do i do to store my corvette for the winter

25

Asked by Sep 23, 2007 at 09:01 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Corvette

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

do i fill the tank and add some additive and do i disconnect the battery

4 Answers

4,835

Stabil fuel stabilizer and disconnect the battery or connect it to a float (NOT TRICKLE) charger. If your other fluids are good, that should be it. That's all is do and it's worked for the last two years. You might want to put some 1/2" plywood under the tires to keep them from rotting.

65

even if you store your vette its still a good idea to start it about every two weeks,and take it for a quick ride if weather permits.

1,015

yeah start it up and back it into the drive way... let it warm up and rev it a bit... always a good practice to keep the gaskets from drying out (although that shouldnt happen over a winter...) still be safe with it...

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
865

if you're not going to move it anywhere, I've been told an oil change before you park it is a good idea

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Storage of Corvette 2 answers

    I am storing a corvett over the winter in an outbuilding with a concrete floor. Does anyone know how to keep mice from getting into the vehicle. I heard moth balls work. I also heard dryer sheets wo...

    1974 Chevrolet Corvette 2 Dr STD Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Will extremely cold weather affect ECM on stored '88 corvette? 1 answer

    When I tried to start my vehicle in Spring would start & stop, I trailered to repair they replaced ECM (computer)

    1988 Chevrolet Corvette

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • first time vet owner 3 answers

    Storing 2005 vet for winter in home garage. Getting oil change before storing, should it have a stabler added to prevent gunking when stored?

    2005 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2004 Corvette 2 answers

    If I remove the battery from a 2004 Vette for the winter, will I have to have the computer reprogramed when I reinstall the battery in the spring?

    2004 Chevrolet Corvette

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • corvettes 11 answers

    I have wanted to buy a new corvette for a while,but now I see so many low mileage c6 vettes for sell.Is there any certain reasons or problems to be aware of??

    Chevrolet Corvette

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Corvette

Looking for a Used Corvette in your area?

CarGurus has 20,422 nationwide Corvette listings starting at $3,688.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Corvette Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Chevrolet Corvette Experts

#1 John Carson
John Carson
Reputation 2,070
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,340
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,200
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
583 Great Deals out of 41,215 listings starting at $1,699
Used Porsche 911
128 Great Deals out of 4,469 listings starting at $8,901
Used Dodge Viper
458 listings starting at $24,995
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,741 Great Deals out of 149,178 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
3,213 Great Deals out of 205,088 listings starting at $1,779
Used BMW M3
77 Great Deals out of 2,091 listings starting at $4,795
Used Cadillac CTS-V
7 Great Deals out of 507 listings starting at $8,999
Used BMW 3 Series
1,539 Great Deals out of 39,676 listings starting at $1,495
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
113 Great Deals out of 7,013 listings starting at $3,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
8,324 listings starting at $43,998
2016 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 2,512 listings starting at $44,986
2015 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 908 listings starting at $41,996
2014 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
25 Great Deals out of 868 listings starting at $38,998
2013 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 416 listings starting at $25,615