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64 caddy interior

"A very worthwhile option, that steering wheel water bottle; it comes with a cooler.  FYI, when I took the side seat trim off to do the seat transmission, I found the reason that the seats were so nice; plastic covers, a piece of which was still…"
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Jason Edge replied to Ryan Frawley's discussion power window issues
"I replaced all of my outer rubber scraper seals with rubber from Steele Rubber. I have not replaced the inner top of door panel felt."
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Jason Edge commented on Norman Silverman's blog post 64 Power Seat Transmission cleaning-it did the trick
"Norm, That dried grease will get you every time. Ander's posted the link to the help topic with a visual of what a cleaned transmission cavity should look like. As you indicated the dried grease has to also be cleaned from the gear shafts so…"
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Ryan Frawley replied to Ryan Frawley's discussion power window issues
"So I took off the outer belt molding with the outer rubber sweep on it and the window now goes all the way up no problem! I got the outer window sweeps from OPGI, a company called Top Catwiskers. Ever heard of this happening? I will be replacing…"
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From Jason's Garage - Testing the Driveshaft

"How many grease zerks are there from the front -  to the rear —of the driveshaft  Kim indicated that he greased the rear CV joint so we have one in that location  I have a shop do my body grease with the grease powered into the…"
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Ryan Frawley replied to Ryan Frawley's discussion power window issues
"first and foremost, Thank you!I went back out and ran the window up and down a few more times after typing the question and I think my lower sash channel is hanging up on the new rubber belt molding sweeps.It stops there every single time. The…"
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Norman Silverman commented on Norman Silverman's blog post 64 Power Seat Transmission cleaning-it did the trick
"Thanks for the helpful directions, as to what's where on the site Anders.  Yes, I did read the help section in our great web site and it provided a good mental orientation for the job.  I am in my 70's, from a big city and never…"
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Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion Wits end!
"Kim The very up side of this is ---that when you do finally get all things corrected and repaired ---that will pop up --there will be a very long period of time just enjoying the fruits of your labor and the joy of owning and driving the car There…"
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Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion Wits end!
"Kim As the Italians say in NY -- " FORGETABOUT IT !!!!! " ( until it returns --- ) --LOL !!!! Enjoy !"
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Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion Wits end!
"Kim I would do one thing at a time You did the grease in the U joints - so test to see if the problem does not return rather than throwing parts at the problem The grease should tighten up any slack in the U joint caps which might help this When…"
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Kim K Kaiser replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion Wits end!
"Yes.  Very frustrating.  I woukd go out for ride w big smile.  15 min later was turning around....pissed.   i think brakes are fixed.  Other than that last episode of rear shake, last couple rides hv been ok.  Just…"
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Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Kim K Kaiser's discussion Wits end!
"It is interesting that you describe the kind of shaking and vibration you explain and relate it to a front brake issue I had the same kind of vibration but only when i was coming to a stop from 10 miles an hour and below every time i would hit the…"
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Jason Edge replied to Jason Edge's discussion Classic Cadillac Parts For Sale - Misc Items
"This excellent 1964 429 Short Block Still Available. Price is $500 (or $400 for 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter Members). 429 blocks in this condition is very rare and hard to find. I have pulled in nearly 50 1963/64 parts cars in the last 22 years and…"
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power window issues

Started by Ryan Frawley in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Jason Edge 10 hours ago. 7 Replies

Hey all, new guy, as you can tell because I'm going to be asking a question that's been answered a hundred times. Been looking for a while and I can't seem to find anything in detail.I have a 64…Continue

Wits end!

Started by Kim K Kaiser in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 14 hours ago. 30 Replies

Well,  after the tire change, car running good......... then on a pleasure cruise for abour 35 miles to my destination.   25 miles in, back end vibration came back home to roost.  I was goung 55 to…Continue

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64 Power Seat Transmission cleaning-it did the trick

Posted by Norman Silverman on June 16, 2018 at 5:36pm 4 Comments

Hello All.

I thought I'd post a little encouragement for those that might have an inoperative 6 way power seat in their car. The fix is relatively easy, and VERY cheap.

I just purchased an original (not re-painted, nor reupholstered) 64 Sedan De Ville 4 window. When I purchased it the front seat was adjusted forward and tilted down in front; two of the worst positions for me, so I had no choice but to attempt to repair it. 

Pushing the switch in each direction brought…

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Driver side door panel removal

Posted by Anthony Boles on June 16, 2018 at 9:32am 2 Comments

How is the door panel taken off to access the wiring harness 

Driver side door panel removal

Posted by Anthony Boles on June 16, 2018 at 8:16am 0 Comments

How is the door panel taken off to access the wiring harness 

429 Main Bearing location

Posted by Dave Fundaburg on June 6, 2018 at 8:11pm 1 Comment

I saw this question asked in 2012 but did not see a definitive answer to the question so here goes. The new main bearings I received for my build are little different than the originals. Of the five bearings the thrust bearing is the same as are two of the other bearings. Of the other two one has two oil groves and one is wider than the others. Does anyone know where the odd bearings go. My guess is they go in the front and the rear but I don't know what one goes where. Any information would…

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