Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
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1990 Chevrolet Corvette Problems
Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order. If the fluid is dark in color, the transmission should be flushed.
The intake manifold gasket can develop external engine oil leaks. The intake manifold will need to be removed and the gaskets replaced to correct this issue.
The fuel pump can fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians highly recommend to replace your fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump.
Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The key and ignition lock cylinder should be replaced to correct this condition.
1990 Chevrolet Corvette Recalls (Recent)
Summary: UNDER CERTAIN VEHICLE OPERATIONS AND OCCUPANT USAGE CONDITIONS, THE SAFETY BELTS CAN LOCKUP OR JAM IN THE SAFETY BELT RETRACTOR.Learn more »
1990 Chevrolet Corvette Questions and Answers
After driving for 30 min. approx., engine
wants to die at stoplight. Then after
parking for 10 min. Doesn't want to start
with out pumping pedal. Poor or no idle.
I have 1982 Corvette and when you first start out the automatic transmission has a hard bang going from 1st to second gear. Once you have driven several miles the hard shift goes away.
I have a 1985 corvette and after the car sits for a few days, it will leak tranmission fluid.
vehicle was stored in garage for 3 years. It was running when it was stored, but after replacing the battery, it fails to start. What can I expect repairs to be.
It is a 1989 corvette roadster.