buying a 2004 vette from canada

robert0516
0

Asked by Jul 13, 2012 at 01:22 AM about the 2004 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

Question type: General

I have been told my only problem could be re sale as most dealers will not take a car from canada because of the speedometer  does anyone know the cost to have one changed by a dealer..

2 Answers

MrEvolution
335

Just buy one off eBay and install it. Your milage will not match, but if you think you will sell the car in the future, than just drive the thing and forget about the speedometer. as long its not been tampered your good or sell it back to a canadian lol

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Jack Head
225

I believe the instrument cluster can be switched in the menu settings from kph to mph. There are actually a few people that prefer the cluster from Canadian C5 Z06 because the speedo says 300 mph. Or you can go the route MrEvolution suggests and pick one up off ebay or you can check Craigslist. If you do purchaseswap you will need to either have the new one programmed to your actual mileage or simply swap the odometer circuit boards between the two clusters. It's actually a pretty easy process that only requires a torx bit driver and a small screw driver.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Chevrolet Corvette Questions

Chevrolet Corvette Experts

#1 John Carson
John Carson
Reputation 1,860
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,280
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang"
698 Great Deals out of 42,029 listings starting at $1,500
Used Porsche 911"
146 Great Deals out of 4,701 listings starting at $10,995
Used Dodge Viper"
6 Great Deals out of 368 listings starting at $22,995
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500"
1,909 Great Deals out of 127,083 listings starting at $1,999
Used BMW M3"
53 Great Deals out of 1,424 listings starting at $6,999
Used Ford F-150"
2,522 Great Deals out of 194,311 listings starting at $1,600
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class"
86 Great Deals out of 3,443 listings starting at $1,566
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,183 Great Deals out of 38,305 listings starting at $1,450
Used Jeep Wrangler"
284 Great Deals out of 13,787 listings starting at $2,795

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
2,079 listings starting at $50,788
2016 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
21 Great Deals out of 6,649 listings starting at $46,670
2015 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 938 listings starting at $45,992
2014 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 1,006 listings starting at $39,495
2013 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
21 Great Deals out of 440 listings starting at $25,958