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From the Editors’ Desk

by Robert Thomas and Frank Ochal

Corvette of Fred Ibay Welcome to all of the many new members that have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.

oin us on Facebook at Chevy Club (www.chevyclub.com/groups/chevyclub) and follow us on Twitter at chevyclub (www.twitter.com/chevyclub). Classified ads will now appear on our website, in the club magazine, the World, in the eWorld and on Facebook and Twitter.

Technical Sections is now available from the club store. It contains a complete copy of all the Technical Sections, topics, questions and answers published in the World. It is available on CD-Rom only for PC or Mac in pdf format and contains reprints of the technical sections published in the World published from 1998 to 2007. It is indexed by subject for easy reference and contains articles, topics, questions and answers and is available in the Club Store section of each World and on the website at www.chevyclub.com . Another item in the store is a complete copy of the past issues of the World available on CD only for PC or Mac.

In addition to the items found in our regular club store, more store merchandise including tote bags, caps, sweat pants, shorts and other items can be found at our Fieldhouse Club Store located at www.fieldhouse.com/chevyclub.

The club has a message board. You can access through the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at http://board.chevyclub . com. We have a members only section of the message board. You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password. To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us. This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.  It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area.

The club also now has a blog located at http://blog.chevyclub.com . Members can publish items to the Blog. The Chevy Club has a Photo Gallery located at http://photos.chevyclub.com . The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos to the gallery.

We now offer a 3 year membership or renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt. And in response to many members we now have a 3 year eMembership for $50 which also includes a free t-shirt or tech sections CD. So save some money and get a free t-shirt or tech CD in the process!

We also have a members only section on the main website where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of this issue. Members now have access to the newsletter and other items. Also now you can to create your own id and password for the members only section. Submit the form on the members only page to do this.

We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included. Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.

We are in need of people for our technical staff. The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise.

Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!

From the Editors’ Desk

by Robert Thomas and Frank Ochal

'79 Nova of Sarosh Butt Welcome to all of the many new members that have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.

We have a new website for mobile phone users at www.chevyclub.mobi . It is easier to read on smart cell phones than the regular website.

We have updated our payment form on our website to directly take credit card and PayPal payments. Your credit card is now checked for accuracy and verified and your order is placed into a shopping cart of items awaiting checkout. This type of program should be very familiar to people who pay for items on other Internet websites and is available on the PayPal/Credit Card website button. The old form will also remain for members that are comfortable with it.

In addition to the items found in our regular club store, more store merchandise including tote bags, caps, sweat pants, shorts and other items can be found at our Fieldhouse Club Store located at www.fieldhouse.com/chevyclub.

I am happy to inform you that Technical Sections is now available which contains a complete copy of all the Technical Sections, topics, questions and answers published in the World. It is available on CD-Rom only for PC or Mac in pdf format and contains reprints of the technical sections published in the World published from 1998 to 2007. It is indexed by subject for easy reference and contains articles, topics, questions and answers and is available in the Club Store section of each World and on the website at www.chevyclub.com . Another new item in the store is a complete copy of the past ten years of the World available on CD only for PC or Mac.

Finally the club has a new and much improved message board. This is something that many of our members have wanted for a long time. Be sure to check it out. You can access through the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at http://board.chevyclub.com .

We have a members only section of the message board. You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password. To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us. This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.  It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area. Also there is a now a Local Groups/Activities section.

The club also now has a blog located at http://blog.chevyclub.com . Members can publish items to the Blog.

The Chevy Club has a new photo gallery located at http://photos.chevyclub.com . The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos to the gallery.

You can now find us on the popular networking sites myspace.com, facebook.com and twitter.com in the groups section.

We now offer a 3 year membership or renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt. And in response to many members we now have a 3 year eMembership for $50 which also includes a free t-shirt or tech sections CD. So save some money and get a free t-shirt or tech CD in the process!

We also have a members only section where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of this issue. Members now have access to the newsletter and other items. Also now you can to create your own id and password for the members only section. Submit the form on the members only page to do this.

We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included. Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.

We are in need of additional people for our technical staff. If you think you would like to help your fellow members in this way, please contact us. The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise. Contact us if you are interested.

If you have parts to sell or exchange be sure to send us your legible list so that it can be distributed to members. We also offer free classified ads to members that appear world wide on the Internet.

Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!

From the Editor's Desk

Chevy Volt Welcome to all of the many new members that have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.

We have updated our payment form on our website to directly take credit card and PayPal payments. Your credit card is now checked for accuracy and verified and your order is placed into a shopping cart of items awaiting checkout. This type of program should be very familiar to people who pay for items on other Internet websites and is available on the PayPal/Credit Card website button. The old form will also remain for members that are comfortable with it.

I am happy to inform you that Technical Sections is now available which contains a complete copy of all the Technical Sections, topics, questions and answers published in the World. It is available on CD-Rom only for PC or Mac in pdf format and contains reprints of the technical sections published in the World published from 1998 to 2007. It is indexed by subject for easy reference and contains articles, topics, questions and answers and is available in the Club Store section of each World and on the website at www.chevyclub.com. Another new item in the store is a complete copy of the past ten years of the World available on CD only for PC or Mac.

Finally the club has a new and much improved message board. This is something that many of our members have wanted for a long time. Be sure to check it out. You can access through the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at http://board.chevyclub.com .

We have a members only section of the message board. You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password. To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us. This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.  It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area. Also there is a now a Local Groups/Activities section.

The club also now has a blog located at http://blog.chevyclub.com . Members can publish items to the Blog.

The Chevy Club has a new photo gallery located at http://photos.chevyclub.com . The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos to the gallery.

You can now find us on the popular networking sites www.myspace.com , www.facebook.com , www.friendster.com and www.yuwie.com in the groups section.

We now offer a 3 year membership or renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt. And in response to many members we now have a 3 year eMembership for $50 which also includes a free t-shirt or tech sections CD. So save some money and get a free t-shirt or tech CD in the process!

We also have a members only section where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of this issue. Members now have access to the newsletter and other items. Also now you can to create your own id and password for the members only section. Submit the form on the members only page to do this.

We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included. Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.

We are in need of additional people for our technical staff. If you think you would like to help your fellow members in this way, please contact us. The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise. Contact us if you are interested.

If you have parts to sell or exchange be sure to send us your legible list so that it can be distributed to members. We also offer free classified ads to members that appear world wide on the Internet.

Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!

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Editors' Desk – World Magazine Volume 17

by Frank Ochal and Robert Thomas

'50 Chevy of William W. Wilson Welcome to all of the many new members that have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.

We have updated our payment form on our website to directly take credit card and PayPal payments. Your credit card is now checked for accuracy and verified and your order is placed into a shopping cart of items awaiting checkout. This type of program should be very familiar to people who pay for items on other Internet websites and is available on the PayPal/Credit Card website button. The old form will also remain for members that are comfortable with it.

I am happy to inform you that Technical Sections is now available which contains a complete copy of all the Technical Sections, topics, questions and answers published in the World. It is available on CD-Rom only for PC or Mac in pdf format and contains reprints of the technical sections published in the World published from 1998 to 2007. It is indexed by subject for easy reference and contains articles, topics, questions and answers and is available in the Club Store section of each World and on the website at www.chevyclub.com. Another new item in the store is a complete copy of the past ten years of the World available on CD only for PC or Mac.

Finally the club has a new and much improved message board. This is something that many of our members have wanted for a long time. Be sure to check it out. You can access through the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at http://board.chevyclub.com .

We have a members only section of the message board. You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password. To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us. This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.  It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area. Also there is a now a Local Groups/Activities section.

The club also now has a blog located at http://blog.chevyclub.com . Members can publish items to the Blog.

The Chevy Club has a new photo gallery located at http://photos.chevyclub.com . The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos to the gallery.

You can now find us on the popular networking sites www.myspace.com , www.facebook.com , www.friendster.com and www.yuwie.com in the groups section.

We now offer a 3 year membership or renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt. And in response to many members we now have a 3 year eMembership for $50 which also includes a free t-shirt or tech sections CD. So save some money and get a free t-shirt or tech CD in the process!

We also have a members only section where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of this issue. Members now have access to the newsletter and other items. Also now you can to create your own id and password for the members only section. Submit the form on the members only page to do this.

We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included. Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.

We are in need of additional people for our technical staff. If you think you would like to help your fellow members in this way, please contact us. The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise. Contact us if you are interested.

If you have parts to sell or exchange be sure to send us your legible list so that it can be distributed to members. We also offer free classified ads to members that appear world wide on the Internet.

Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!

Editor’s Desk – World Magazine Vol. 16

New Chevy Malibu Welcome to all of the many new members that have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.

I am happy to inform you that Technical Sections Volume I is now available which contains a complete copy of all the Technical Sections, topics, questions and answers published in the World. It is available on CD-Rom only for PC or Mac in pdf format and contains reprints of the Worlds published from 1998 to 2007. It is indexed by subject for easy reference and contains articles, topics, questions and answers and is available in the Club Store section of each World and on the website at www.chevyclub.com. Another new item in the store is a complete copy of the past ten years of the World available on CD only for PC or Mac.

Finally the club has a new and much improved message board. This is something that many of our members have wanted for a long time. Be sure to check it out. You can access through the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at http://board.chevyclub.com .

We have a members only section of the message board. You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password. To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us. This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.  It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area. Also there is a now a Local Groups/Activities section.

The club also now has a blog located at blog.chevyclub.com. Members can publish items to the Blog.

The Chevy Club has a new photo gallery located at photos.chevyclub.com. The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos to the gallery.

You can now find us on the popular networking sites www.myspace.com , www.facebook.com , www.friendster.com and www.yuwie.com in the groups/clubs section.

We now offer a 3 year membership or renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt. The rate is $65 or $95 for members outside the USA. And in response to many members we now have a 3 year eMembership for $35 which also includes a free t-shirt or tech sections CD. So save some money and get a free t-shirt or tech CD in the process!

We have improved our web site to include on-line payment of membership dues on our secured site. You can also print out a renewal form to send by mail or FAX. So you now have another way of renewing your membership. Take a look at our web site to see up to date info on our Meets. Our web site address is easy to get to. It is simply chevyclub.com .

We also have a members only section where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of this issue. Members now have access to the newsletter and other items.

We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included. Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.

We are in need of additional people for our technical staff. If you think you would like to help your fellow members in this way, please contact us. The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise. Contact us if you are interested.

If you have parts to sell or exchange be sure to send us your legible list so that it can be distributed to members. We also offer free classified ads to members that appear world wide on the Internet.

Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!

Editor’s Desk – World Magazine Vol. 15 Number 2

Welcome to all of the many new members that have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.
Finally the club has a new and much improved message board.  This is something that many of our members have wanted for a long time.  Be sure to check it out.  You can access through the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at board.chevyclub.com.
We have a members only section of the message board.  You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password.  To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us.  This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.ÿ It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area. The club also now has a blog located at blog.chevyclub.com. Members can publish items to the Blog.
The Chevy Club has a new photo gallery located at photos.chevyclub.com. The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos to the gallery.
As you can see there are no members stories or any photos of cars as no one sent anything in.  Come on – we can only be as good as our members help us to be.
We now offer a 3 year membership or renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt.  The rate is $65 or $95 for members outside the USA.  Save some money and get a free t-shirt! As stated before we offer a service for people who like to surf the Internet.  We now offer eMembership at a reduced rate of $15 per year.  This membership offers the eWorld and on-line access to the “Members Only” section of the website which includes on-line versions of the World, tech staff contacts, member shop recommendations, etc.  No membership materials will be mailed to this type of member.
We have improved our web site to include on-line payment of membership dues on our secured site. You can also print out a renewal form to send by mail or FAX. So you now have another way of renewing your membership.  Take a look at our web site to see up to date info on our Meets. Our web site address  is easy to get to.  It is simply chevyclub.com .
We also have a members only section where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of this issue.  Members now have access to the newsletter and other items.
We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld  in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included.  Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.
Help spread the enjoyment of club membership. Tell other Chevy owners about our club and if they join have them put your name and address on the membership application.  You will receive a $5 credit towards renewal or store items for each member you recruit. See page 15.
We are in need of additional people for our technical staff.  If you think you would like to help your fellow members in this way, please contact us.  The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people  can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise.  Contact us if you are interested.
If you have parts to sell or exchange be sure to send us your legible list so that it can be distributed to members.  We also offer free classified ads to members that appear world wide on the Internet.
Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!

Editors' Desk – World Magazine Volume 15

Welcome to all of the many new members that have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.

Finally the club has a new and much improved message board.  This is something that many of our members have wanted for a long time.  Be sure to check it out.  You can access through the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at board.chevyclub.com. We have a members only section of the message board.  You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password.  To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us.  This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.ÿ It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area.

The club also now has a blog located at blog.chevyclub.com. Members can publish items or comments to the Blog by logging in as a member.

The Chevy Club has a new photo gallery located at photos.chevyclub.com. The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos directly to this gallery.

We now offer a 3 year membership or  renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt.  The rate is $65 or $95 for members outside the USA.  So save some money and get a free t-shirt!

As stated before we offer a service for people who like to surf the Internet.  We now offer eMembership at a reduced rate of $15 per year.  This membership offers the eWorld and on-line access to the “Members Only” section of the website which includes on-line versions of the World, tech staff contacts, member shop recommendations, etc.  No membership materials will be mailed to this type of member.

We have improved our web site to include on-line payment of membership dues on our secured site. You can also print out a renewal form to send by mail or FAX. So you now have another way of renewing your membership.  Take a look at our web site to see up to date info on our Meets. Our web site address  is easy to get to.  It is simply www.chevyclub.com .

We also have a members only section where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of each issue of the World which members receive.  Members now have access to the newsletter and other items.

We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld  in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included.  Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.

Remember if you have any suggestions on how to further improve services, please write to use or call us on our  number, (773) 769-6262 or you can FAX us at (773) 769-3240. Our email address is info@chevyclub.com. Further information is available on our website at www.chevyclub.com/.

Help spread the enjoyment of club membership. Tell other Chevy owners about our club and if they join have them put your name and address on the membership application.  You will receive a $5 credit towards renewal or store items for each member you recruit. See page 15.

We are in need of additional people for our technical staff.  If you think you would like to help your fellow members in this way, please contact us.  The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people  can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise.  Please contact us if you are interested.

If you have parts to sell or exchange be sure to send us your legible list so that it can be distributed to members.  We also offer free classified ads to members that appear world wide on the Internet.

Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!

Editors' Desk – World Magazine Volume 14

Welcome to all of the many members that  have joined since the last issue of the WORLD.

Finally the club has a new and much improved message board. This is something that many of our members have wanted for a long time. Be sure to check it out. You can access throught the club website at www.chevyclub.com or directly at board.chevyclub.com.

We have a members only section of the message board. You can use the user id and password on page 3 of each World or you can get a personal id and password. To do so, register and then logon to the message board and send a message to us. This allows you to access the MEMBER ONLY QUESTION & ANSWER and UPKEEP & PERFORMANCE HINTS area.  It also allows you to post items in the FOR SALE and WANTED sections as well as post photos in the MEMBER PHOTOS area.

The club also now has a blog located at blog.chevyclub.com. Members can publish items or comments to the Blog by logging in as a member.

The Chevy Club has a new photo gallery located at photos.chevyclub.com. The same login is used for the gallery as the Message Board. Members can download photos directly to this gallery.

We now offer a 3 year membership or renewal rate which includes a free t-shirt. The rate is $65 or $95 for members outside the USA. So save some money and get a free t-shirt!

As stated before we offers a service for people who like to surf the Internet. We now offer eMembership at a reduced rate of $15 per year.

This membership offers the eWorld and on-line access to the “Members Only” section of the website which includes on-line versions of the World, tech staff contacts, member shop recommendations, etc. No membership materials will be mailed to this type of member.

We also have a members only section where only members can access with the User ID and Password found on page 3 of this issue. Members now have access to the newsletter and other items.

We also send members the eWorld so send us your email address. Do not worry if you do not have an email address as you will get all of the information sent in the eWorld in the regular World but it may be in a different format and at later date because of printing and mailing considerations. Please let us know what you think of this and what type of info you would like to see included. Also be sure to update your email address when and if it changes.

Remember if you have any suggestions on how to further improve services, please write to use or call us on our number, (773) 769-6262 or you can FAX us at (773) 769-3240. Our email address is info@chevyclub.com. Further information is available on our website at www.chevyclub.com.

Help spread the enjoyment of club membership. Tell other Chevy owners about our club and if they join have them put your name and address on the membership application. You will receive a $5 credit towards renewal or store items for each member you recruit.

We are in need of additional people for our technical staff. If you think you would like to help your fellow members in this way, please contact us. The position could also benefit you as the technical staff people can advertise their business free in the newsletter as well as by letter and phone. Help your fellow members while you publicize your expertise. Please contact us if you are interested.

If you have parts to sell or exchange be sure to send us your legible list so that it can be distributed to members. We also offer free classified ads to members that appear world wide on the Internet.

Thanks for your support and enjoy driving your Chevy!!