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Unread 09-05-2018, 07:14 AM   #2291
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Meaning what?
meaning no noise, don't worry about it. probably just something minor.
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Unread 09-05-2018, 11:31 AM   #2292
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meaning no noise, don't worry about it. probably just something minor.
Yeah, you are probably right. Probably just the Centerforce clutch being noisy when it wants to. Just wish I could find someone I could trust to at least diagnose the problem, but that is proving to be extraordinarily difficult to do for some reason.

As best I can tell Greg Lovell at AntiVenom has fallen off the face of the earth.
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Unread 09-05-2018, 11:57 AM   #2293
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Well, as best as I can tell, a new clutch will run in the neighborhood of $1500-$3000 depending on who you get to do it. I was going to take my CTS V to East Coast Corvettes in Maryland until I found out that SS Performance would do it. I believe Mike quoted me $750 for the parts and $750 for the install. Dealer will likely be higher. Bottom line is you need someone who will still be in business and will stand behind their work. That's getting harder to do these days. The dealer is a safe bet most of the time if you can afford their prices.
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Unread 09-05-2018, 12:22 PM   #2294
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Yeah, I actually contacted the Service Lane Manager (George Bell) at Dale Earnhardt Chevy here in Tallahassee to ask about having Shane take a look at my car to see if he could figure out what is making the drivetrain noise. After his initial response that he would get with Shane and schedule a time to have me bring my car in, nothing.... A followup email also got no response.

Funny thing is that I had a salesman from them call me up claiming they wanted to buy my C6Z for a customer. Yeah, right. They can just kiss my ass..........
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Took the C5Z out for a ride today, and not a peep out of the drivetrain. That is twice in a row now I took the car out, and the drivetrain squeal didn't show up.

I have been working the clutch a bit more aggressively than I normally do, so perhaps that is having a positive effect.
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