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Tosh Dickenson replied to Tosh Dickenson's discussion Fuel gauge access
"Well that sucks."
3 hours ago
Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Tosh Dickenson's discussion Fuel gauge access
"Yes. The dash pad needs to come off to get to that gauge once you establish that the gauge is the problem by  doing the wire testing behind the license plate  Russ ( on the site always ) has correctly calibrated fuel gauges that would be a…"
7 hours ago
Tosh Dickenson posted a discussion

Fuel gauge access

Do I really have to remove the dash pad to access the back of the instrument panel..specifically the fuel gauge.  1964 DevilleSee More
8 hours ago
Lee Martin replied to Lee Martin's discussion Convertible Top Pump Leak
"Turns out the leak is the opening where the three electrical wires (up, down and ground) come out of the motor.  Even if you tip the motor when it's not running, oil leaks out - and pours out pretty fast when the pump is operating. …"
8 hours ago
Dominic Salemi replied to Dominic Salemi's discussion Fuel Gage
"Thank you I will start there."
9 hours ago
Kurt replied to Dominic Salemi's discussion Fuel Gage
"That would be my guess. It is likely there is an open circuit somewhere in the sending unit."
9 hours ago
Dominic Salemi replied to Dominic Salemi's discussion Fuel Gage
"Kurt So if the gauge go to empty when I ground at the rear connection it probably is the unit in the tank?"
9 hours ago
Dominic Salemi replied to Dominic Salemi's discussion Fuel Gage
"Kurt I found these instructions after I sent the question. I will go back there and try the grounding. Thank you"
12 hours ago
Kurt replied to Dominic Salemi's discussion Fuel Gage
"An open connection will cause the fuel gauge to spike passed Full. try grounding the the brown wire. That should cause the fuel gauge to spike Empty. There are detailed testing procedures in the Help…"
13 hours ago
Dominic Salemi posted a discussion

Fuel Gage

Any help on this 1964 Cadillac. My fuel gage is pegged over the full line. Is there a way I can tell without pulling everything apart to figure out if it is the gage or fuel unit. I disconnected the brown wire in the back trunk and it still stays over.ThanksDominicSee More
14 hours ago
Jason Edge replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion ONLINE SERVICE MANUAL
"If you buy the digital verson of the Shop Manual from Detroit Iron, etc, it comes as one PDF file. It's easy to copy off the CD and onto PC and to smartphone. I've had the complete 1963 and 1964 Shop manuals on my phone for some time now.…"
14 hours ago
Jason Edge replied to Jason Edge's discussion Current 1963/64 Cadillac Listings on eBay
"See new 1963/64 Cadillac eBay Listings below for August 7, 2020 1963 Cadillac DeVille Conv Pre-Owned $65,000.00 Aug-6 23:01 Classified Ad with Best Offer Year: 1963Miles: 86,402Make: CadillacFree local pickupSeller: lac_scottsdale (107)…"
17 hours ago
Kim K Kaiser replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion ONLINE SERVICE MANUAL
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Kim K Kaiser posted a discussion

ONLINE SERVICE MANUAL

I dont know if anyone has posted this, I stumbled on it and found most of the manual as a pdf.  kind of handy when i downloaded it onto the phone and am under car..anyway, here are the links that i have, I cant find the Electrical section, maybe whoever posted this decided to leave it out,, https://4door.com/manuals/cadillac/1963/1963_Cadillac_Manual/05%20-Power%20Steering.pdf…See More
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Kim K Kaiser replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion steering,, wander
"igot one ordered, supposed to be in next week.. let you know how it goes...hopefully, between this and an aliginment, the wander willl be gone..its a real driving hazard as it really looks like im driving drunk, "
yesterday
Kurt replied to john kilbourne's discussion wanted, video about tail lights on the '64.
"There is information in the Help section. Click Help above. Once in the Help topics, scroll down to "- Tail Lamp Testing from the Back Trunk Wall Connector". There are also other tail light discussions there as well."
yesterday
Russ Austin posted discussions
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john kilbourne replied to john kilbourne's discussion wanted, video about tail lights on the '64.
"Update: turns out, I have some good LED lamps. On one side, I removed the red plastic inner lens because the LED lights up red itself, so I get a little more brightness. I also removed what I think is a heat absorbing glass plate, since I expect…"
yesterday
john kilbourne posted a discussion

wanted, video about tail lights on the '64.

I'd like to know how they are supposed to work. For instance, what are the small lights at the top of the fins supposed to do? Mine seem to be on bright all the time. How bright are the running lights supposed to be?The brake lights?Which wire is which and where can they be accessed?I remember seeing a video of someone holding the whole assembly and explaining the three wires. Does anyone know where I can find that?Has anyone found good LED replacement bulbs? Does one keep the red filter lenses…See More
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Jason Edge replied to Jason Edge's discussion Welcome 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter Members
"Join me in welcoming our newest 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter Member Sammy Sallam from  Essen, Germany         Sammy adds a 1963 Coupe de Villeto our fleet of Chapter Cadillacs"
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Fuel gauge access

Started by Tosh Dickenson in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Tosh Dickenson 3 hours ago. 2 Replies

Do I really have to remove the dash pad to access the back of the instrument panel..specifically the fuel gauge.  1964 DevilleContinue

Convertible Top Pump Leak

Started by Lee Martin in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Lee Martin 8 hours ago. 5 Replies

Does anyone have experience with leaky pump or connections to pump?  I have a slow one and it's driving me crazy trying to see where the fluid is coming out.  It is definitely from the pump area (not…Continue

Fuel Gage

Started by Dominic Salemi in General Discussion. Last reply by Dominic Salemi 9 hours ago. 5 Replies

Any help on this 1964 Cadillac. My fuel gage is pegged over the full line. Is there a way I can tell without pulling everything apart to figure out if it is the gage or fuel unit. I disconnected the…Continue

ONLINE SERVICE MANUAL

Started by Kim K Kaiser in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Jason Edge 14 hours ago. 2 Replies

I dont know if anyone has posted this, I stumbled on it and found most of the manual as a pdf.  kind of handy when i downloaded it onto the phone and am under car..anyway, here are the links that i…Continue

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63 Caddy Horn

Posted by Robert Alan Shannon on May 27, 2020 at 9:25am 10 Comments

 Just noticed a 1963  Caddy trumpet horn on Ebay. No part # given but some of his other items are 1963 specific, just throwin this out there, I have no connection to this listing .

Wiring connection help.

Posted by Jimmy Davis on May 24, 2020 at 9:15pm 2 Comments

Can someone help me figure where these connections go? I have a 64 60 special if it matters.…



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Wood grain finally done.

Posted by Jimmy Davis on May 20, 2020 at 4:57pm 3 Comments

After years of wanting to, I finally redid my wood dash paneling on my 64 60s. Not too hard to do either.…

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390 engine replacement needed

Posted by Jason on May 18, 2020 at 7:54pm 1 Comment

I’m looking for a 1963 Cadillac 390 engine that runs. 

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