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Brian and Dorothy Lewis commented on Eric stolte's blog post 63 tail fin lens gaskets
"OPGI, you can find the link to their website in "parts suppliers" section at top of page. Just put a set on our convertible last week."
1 hour ago
64&69 convert devilles commented on Jason Edge's blog post Three Driveshafts used in 1963 & 1964
"So which one goes on the 1964 convert and what's the correct term a 64 deville conv or a series 62????"
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64&69 convert devilles liked Jason Edge's blog post Three Driveshafts used in 1963 & 1964
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Tyler commented on Jason Edge's blog post Jason's Carburetor & Intake Project
"Thanks for the input decided o was going to leave them open. Just hoping the KB weld with hold up against the heat. Tomorrow I'll be putting the holley on and see if she will run right."
4 hours ago
Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Clovis's discussion overheating engine
"The 64 --comfort control system --has a valve in the heater hoses ( three vacuum hoses go to it ) going to the heater core that opens and closes to bring heat ( hot water ) to the heater core and into the cabin ,as is required to reach a fixed…"
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russ austin commented on russ austin's blog post 2016 calendar
"Here is the cover to the 2016 Calendar."
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Clovis replied to patrick de ruyver / Belgium's discussion major oil leak
"How are you making out Patrick? I hope your doing better at finding your problem than I am. LOL"
5 hours ago
Clovis replied to Clovis's discussion overheating engine
"I blew air through the heater core there was some back pressure but I didn't want to blow antifreeze all over. I think, but not sure, the heater shut off valve is a normally closed one. I did see a picture of a water pump in the shop manual…"
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russ austin commented on russ austin's blog post 2016 calendar
"I just ordered the 2016 63/64 Cadillac calendars.  Nice wall calendars, in hard stock paper. I only ordered 25, so get them while you can. Cost is 15.00 each, plus shipping."
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russ austin replied to Bill Thielke's discussion 63 jetway tranny
"I have a recent rebuilt trans for 300.00 Located in Tucson, AZ  my email;  russ85747@hotmail.com"
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63 jetway tranny

I need a tranny for my 63 coupe devilleSee More
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russ austin replied to Eric K's discussion 64 Hardtop for sale on CL>Houston
"While dreams of Barrett Jackson ran through his head."
8 hours ago
Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Clovis's discussion overheating engine
"Could your heater core be clogged ? Preventing fluid flow ? It could be by passed easy enough Not sure what effect a bored out engine , rebuild might have on the temp the carb will run at We been thru all the basics it would appear"
8 hours ago
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Clovis replied to Eric K's discussion 64 Hardtop for sale on CL>Houston
"$2500 for those? I must have stole mine."
9 hours ago
Jason Edge commented on Brian and Dorothy Lewis's blog post Water temp sending unit
"Brian, Hard to say 3K miles from the car. You will need to take a light and do a close inspection of your hoses, cooler, clamps, etc. If you have a good cap and stick you should use the one you have as mine will be $20 for the cap and stick as they…"
10 hours ago
Clovis replied to Clovis's discussion overheating engine
"All right I'm standing in front of this engine and have blown air through all water passages and rad. No white stuff is coming out only antifreeze. It froths a bit and looks white when being blown out but nothing is wrong here that is obvious.…"
11 hours ago
Brian and Dorothy Lewis commented on Brian and Dorothy Lewis's blog post Water temp sending unit
"Jason,I do have an A/C car  and I am wondering if all parts need to be replaced, or if I may be able to replace the specific parts that are....suspect. what is your advice?"
11 hours ago
Eric K replied to Eric K's discussion 64 Hardtop for sale on CL>Houston
"Another 64, convertible - no engine: https://houston.craigslist.org/cto/5188535868.html "
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Eric K posted a discussion

64 Hardtop for sale on CL>Houston

Just saw this if anyone is interested:https://houston.craigslist.org/cto/5194310904.htmlIf someone wants the body I'd chip in to take the engine and related bolt-ons.See More
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overheating engine

Started by Clovis in General Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 4 hours ago. 69 Replies

First off thanks to all for this great site. I've already learned quite a bit on my 64 sdv for my own repairs. I've got a problem with my engine overheating. It started suddenly and it has a new…Continue

major oil leak

Started by patrick de ruyver / Belgium in General Discussion. Last reply by Clovis 5 hours ago. 9 Replies

Hi all,I have a major oil leak, between engine and transmission.What's the most plausible cause?I don't have more info yet, where should i start looking?Thanks!PatrickContinue

63 jetway tranny

Started by Bill Thielke in Classifieds: Wanted. Last reply by russ austin 5 hours ago. 1 Reply

I need a tranny for my 63 coupe devilleContinue

64 Hardtop for sale on CL>Houston

Started by Eric K in Classifieds: For Sale. Last reply by russ austin 8 hours ago. 3 Replies

Just saw this if anyone is interested:https://houston.craigslist.org/cto/5194310904.htmlIf someone wants the body I'd chip in to take…Continue

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Eric Stoltes MSD EFI

Posted by mark mccullough on September 1, 2015 at 11:08am 0 Comments

To start i want to say nothing wrong with customs. But, along with Tony and Ginny 429 many words  of wisdom it is enough to maintain in original condition. Cadillac built the car to run like Chuck Berrys Maybelline, my orig. carb . gets me 13 mpg. on the road ,70-75 mph.and if i feel the need to pass rice Irocket,no problem! I am glad others kept my car orig for me to enjoy now! the next generations will enjoy. I had a carter restored at Benchwick carbs. inc. ohio 330-782-3767, not only did…

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Water temp sending unit

Posted by Brian and Dorothy Lewis on August 31, 2015 at 1:35am 12 Comments

The motor in my 64 DeVille was rebuilt prior to me owning the car. Some jack wagon cut the end off of the green temperature sending wire, and never installed the temp sending unit back in the head...they just plugged it. I am hoping some one might have a pic of the correct wire routing and the connection end on the the temp sending wire.

There is a library of info on the - Search Engine -- located here

Posted by Tony and Ginny 429 on August 30, 2015 at 2:36pm 0 Comments

The -Search Engine - is located on the very top right of the home page and has years of questions and info filed there , on many aspects of repairing and researching our year cars
Many answers are there just for asking the question , that applies to what you are trying to accomplish
Should help -Getter Done !

The correct key location for our years Cadillacs

Posted by Tony and Ginny 429 on August 29, 2015 at 11:50pm 0 Comments

A heads up that might be mostly for New owners of our year Cadillacs

The ignition key SB in the north. ,south position when the engine is turned off , on our year cars

To the far left position is accessories

If left in the accessories position ,a chance you may drain the battery ,especially over a longer period of time



I see a good many keys in the wrong position , in interior photos

Unlike the cars we drive today , that the engine off position , is to the far… Continue

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