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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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some additional AC questions

I have now ordered the replaceent compressor,,, the low energy, higher efficiency unit.  I am just assuming its already made for the r134.…

Started by Kim K Kaiser

16 on Friday
Reply by Tony and Ginny 429

Hot Water Return hose routing - 1963 390?

Gentlemen,  I am in the process of changing water pump on my 1963 Series 62 Convertible, with a 390 engine, and I want to tidy the engine c…

Started by Karsten Poulsen

4 Sep 29
Reply by Russ Austin

Wheel covers- restoration question.

What is the best way to clean wheel covers?

Started by paul k

0 Sep 23

AC update

Today's little project: I've been trying to squeeze as much AC out of this system as I possibly can living here in South Florida. Sunday wh…

Started by Joe DiIaconi

11 Sep 18
Reply by Kevin Campbell

AC vent Direction extender

I believe my 64 AC is working right. But I thought if the center vent had directional fin's it would work better here in Sunny south Florid…

Started by Joe DiIaconi

5 Sep 16
Reply by Jason Edge

Trunk Cardboard Replacement

G'Day All I am restoring the trunk of my 63 Series 62 Convertible. Being in Australia has the challenge of very high freight costs.To impor…

Started by John McNamara

5 Aug 21
Reply by Tony and Ginny 429

tail light gasket

Hi, where I can buy those gaskets for tail lights and one that goes between chrome piece and body? Thank you, Paul

Started by paul k

2 Jul 29
Reply by John Serfling

How to change AC compressor shaft seal?

My AC compressor is leaking from the groove I marked with the little screwdriver. It is a broken shaft seal, correct? Where can I get a new…

Started by Christian Doerk

17 Jul 22
Reply by Christian Doerk

Embossed crest

Is there anyone that has the embossed crest on the armrest and rear seat? I can not find anyone. If not I will just have to make a stamp my…

Started by Robert

1 Jul 19
Reply by Jason Edge

63 power windows

About at my wits end!  Put drivers door window down and went for a ride this afternoon and when I got home I could not get any of the windo…

Started by Kenneth R Hudgins

18 Jul 16
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Bendix Power Brake Unit Power Section

Started by Mathis Richter in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Chris Codd yesterday. 7 Replies

Hi,I have a huge problem my POWER SECTION of the ``Master-VAC Power Brake unit 9´´Diameter ´´ from Bendix is Broken and I can't open it to replace al the rubber parts did some of you have auch Power…Continue

Third brake light -help please.

Started by paul k in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Jason Edge yesterday. 8 Replies

Did anybody from the club install third brake light in the rear window in his Cadillac? I have problem to figure out how to do it. Can I just run wire from break pedal switch and second wire connect…Continue

Extra speakers in the cadillac.

Started by paul k in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion yesterday. 0 Replies

Ok, I have another question. Since I will run wire for a brake light I might run speakers wires.I would like to install 2 extra speakers or maybe 4. What is best option. I do have 2 speakers already-…Continue

429 and 400 trans. for sale

Started by Mark C Bills in For Sale. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 on Monday. 6 Replies

I have an excellent running 429 with 400 trans.recently removed from my 64. It has electronic ignition, new water pump,new fan and clutch(not pictured),new fuel pump,Holley 650 vac. sec. carb. with…Continue

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1964 Cadillac Fleetwood sixty special / transmission dipstick needed

Posted by Pablo on September 20, 2020 at 9:57pm 1 Comment

How are you doing folks, I’m looking for a transmission dipstick, any info I will appreciated, thank you very much

1963 Cadillac hood driver side hinge

Posted by Steven on September 16, 2020 at 9:23am 1 Comment

Hello,

 Does anyone know were I can buy a 1963 Cadillac hood driver side hinge or is there any other hinge that would fit? 

Thanks

Steven

Bad Guage?

Posted by Karl Schwarz on August 26, 2020 at 3:08pm 6 Comments

So I am troubleshooting my fuel gauge issue. I bought a new sender and tested it. It  it goes from 1-ohm (empty) to 35-ohm (full). When I test it (outside the tank), when the float is in the up (full) position it only moves the gauge to about 1/2 full. When at the bottom (empty) position the gauge shows empty. This is the same issue I have when I fill and then use the gas in the tank - the gauge never reads ore than half full. Based on what I've read on this thread it would seem like the…

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