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De-Yellowing Convertible Rear Plastic Windows by Jaye Koppenhaver

We recently featured the Tech Tip De-Yellowing Convertible Rear Plastic Windows by Jaye Koppenhaver in the February 2017 63/64 Cadillac Cha…

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Fender Skirt Reinforcement

This Restoration Help Topic address weak spots often found in the lower corners of fender skirts and was taken from the February 2016 Newsl…

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Jason Edge Engine Rebuild and Other Projects

Here is a list of links to my 2012 Engine Rebuild Project and various Other Restoration Projects and thought it might be helpful to pull t…

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Trunk Pull-down

Hi gang.  While reviewing the extensive photo archives on this site, I came across an excellent series of photos documenting a trunk pull-d…

Started by Brian and Dorothy Lewis

7 1 hour ago
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Hood to cowl side seals position.

Hello, It is me again....sorry. I'm ready to install hood to cowl seals and I do have a problem -what is the correct position? I try few di…

Started by paul k

2 Aug 12
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fender bracket support?

I want ask what is the right way to mount this bracket to the fender?Is the lower part that you screw should be outside or inside the fende…

Started by paul k

2 Aug 12
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Anyone attempt to replace convertible top yourself?

I have a 1963 convertible that needs a new top.  I just so happen to have a brand new top in the box from a 1964 Impala that I sold.  The p…

Started by Dan Benck

2 Aug 9
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headlight switch

I  installed headlight switch and I do have question if it is correct way before I start the car. In the picture I place the arrow on empty…

Started by paul k

1 Jul 29
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Inner fenders apron question.

I change today aprons on inner fenders.I used rivets.I didn't have staple gun for metal.I do have question:where 2 pairs apron from picture…

Started by paul k

2 Jul 26
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Roof molding question.

I will be putting back side roof molding soon and I would like to ask about foam that goes between the molding and the roof. It is about 1…

Started by paul k

3 Jul 25
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64 Rear Body parts

I recently picked up a 64 Sedan DeVille, I seem to be missing something between Tail light bezels and body, too wide of a gap, also missing…

Started by Rusty Comstock

3 Jul 18
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1963 Series 62 Hardtop Coup Restoration: New to Group

Just introducing ourselves.  We're the Wenzingers (Joyce/Jack) and we've bought a Caddy that will need a full restoration.  We've done this…

Started by Jack Wenzinger

2 Jul 7
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Steering Column Alignment

hey all i just finished my restoration  i am just tweaking things now, and my steering column and dash panels were slightly off i removed t…

Started by Mark Borer

2 Jun 25
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Help! I need a 1964 Eldorado front left fender.

Started by Jorge M in Wanted to Buy. Last reply by Russ Austin 19 minutes ago. 2 Replies

Help looking for a 1964 Eldorado front fender for a convertible.Thank you please contact djjmoreno84@gmail.comContinue

Trunk Pull-down

Started by Brian and Dorothy Lewis in Restoration Discussion. Last reply by Jason Edge 1 hour ago. 7 Replies

Hi gang.  While reviewing the extensive photo archives on this site, I came across an excellent series of photos documenting a trunk pull-down assembly posted by Jason Edge.  I really didn't even…Continue

Vapor Lock and how to fix it?

Started by Richard McBurney in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 7 hours ago. 8 Replies

I have a 64 Deville Convertible, keep running into the same problem - vapor lock on hot days. So far I have rebuilt the carburetor , new gas tank , but when it sits in traffic on a hot day it will…Continue

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Help! I need a 64 Eldorado front left fender.

Started by Jorge M in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Jorge M yesterday. 1 Reply

Hello,Some idiot just backed in to my beautiful 64 convertible Eldorado and I’m looking for a new front fender. Any leads would be appreciated.Thank you,Jorge M.Continue

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Frame Markings

Posted by Gene McIlroy on August 12, 2019 at 6:26pm 1 Comment

Just got my frame back from powder coating so thought I would post photos of the front and rear frame markings.…

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Lining up the drive shaft

Posted by Dominic Salemi on August 12, 2019 at 5:47pm 2 Comments

Can anyone shed some light on how to position the complete drive shaft in the correct position? I want to make sure my drive shaft is installed properly.

Thanks

Dominic

Upper A Arm Rubber Bumpers

Posted by Gene McIlroy on August 12, 2019 at 1:30pm 3 Comments

I have found a very good replacement part for the Upper A Arm Bumpers.  The top part is identical to the originals the bottom can be used as is or after a few minutes with a belt sander can be ground to the V shape as the originals were.  The replacement bumpers are for a 2001 to 2005 S10 Sanoma or Blazer.  Part number is on the box in the photos.  First photo is the box next to the box is the S10 part and an original.  Next photo shows my sanded down part next to an original.…

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Roof motor

Posted by Dermot Robinson on August 11, 2019 at 8:44am 2 Comments

Replacing my convertible roof motor.

Has anyone any experience or advice on replacing the roof motor on a 1964 Cadillac Deville .

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