"The rings of our Cadillac engine are very hard metal that takes a bit longer to seat to the cylinder walls of the engines than in some other cases
So some oil consumption will happen until that seating is complete
Be very careful…"
"The smaller wires are the back up light wires. Make sure that there is power at one wire before making and adjustments.
Sometimes the slider pin gets broken, and the switch will not work. I have new sliders for 25.00 if needed. Sometimes the…"
"Well the engine is basically torn down. I found some light pitting starting on couple of the cam lobes. I might as well just put a new kanter mild cam in it since im this far already lol. I got new rod and main bearings,lifters on the way also. Just…"
"The NSS is adjustable. Before attempting to adjust it, make certain that the car will crank/start in Park and Neutral only (and not in any other range). Check to make certain that the parking brake releases in in forward and reverse…"
The backup lights worked on my '63 Series 62 convertible when I bought it in July, but have stopped working. All other lights work fine. There is no power coming to the connectors behind the license plate and the fuse is good. Any thoughts? I'm thinking it must be the connection at the neutral safety switch (NSS)? Any ideas before I start taking things apart?See More
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"Painted 1963 to 1966 Cadillac PCV Pipe - $35
I have a 1963 to 1966 Cadillac PCV Pipe that runs under the intake that has been cleaned, bead blasted and painted with Bill Hirsch Cadillac Blue for $35. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org."
"Both Jason and I use the Autolight equivolent of the stock AC Delco spark plug in our 64 429 engines
The Aurolight plug is a superior plug regarding its durability
Stock gap is .035
That plug for our engines is as good…"
Gentlemen I have a 1964 Sedan De Ville with 20 thousand original miles. I am going to replace the spark plugs. What plug would you recommend? I only drive the car a few hundred miles a year and the engine is totally stock. Thanks for any info!See More
A Thing Of Beauty is a JOY FOREVER ! ! ! ! a poem by John Keats that sums up my feelings about my 1964 Classic Antique Cadillac Convertible —-to a tee The car is a STUNNING thing to behold I can just stair at the metal Art work endlessly and do I rest my case Enjoy See More
"I wondered about that being a coincidence or not and I believe that it is. The bore and stroke went from 4.00" x 3.875" for the 390 to 4.125" x 4.000" for the 429 an increase of 1/8" for each and all specs are nice round…"
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"Yeah, very interesting spec. Makes you wonder if they were driving toward that exact % or if it was just where the "mop flopped" when they pushed out bore and stroke to gain the extra horsepower going from 325 to 340? The funny thing…"
Hey guys.Im going to be pulling my engine and tranny out soon. Theres some leaks on my engine and tranny. The main reason for this is because i need to paint the engine and engine bay. So i might as…Continue
The backup lights worked on my '63 Series 62 convertible when I bought it in July, but have stopped working. All other lights work fine. There is no power coming to the connectors behind the license…Continue
Want to find a good straight dent free rear side trim for my 1963 Convertible. I have both sides but they do not match. Wanting to get them to match. I am attaching a photo of the two trim sided that I have really wanting the squared off trim if I can get it. Let's see what you have,…
Got a little cabin fever this morning,decided to take a road trip to Hickory Corners Michigan, The Gilmore Museum. It’s about 2 1/2 hours from my home . Place is awesome,I was really impressed. 9A648CFF-E965-4CE0-8E91-8E194AC70DED.jpeg…
I wound up with an extra front cover for my '64 and offering it for sale.
Purchased from a knowledgable part supplier with thorough hands-on knowledge of 63-64 Cadillac engines, who checked the part before sending it to me. The oil pump driven gearSee S bore and the pressure relief piston bore are both .002 over and within the .005…