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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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Crayon markings and markings in hoses

Hi everybody, hope you are healthy in this weird times. Is there any documentation out there which crayon markings was written on which pos…

Started by Christian Doerk

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textile housing

Anybody knows where I can get the webbing/textile housing for the wires, for example in the engine bay to protect them against heat and rub…

Started by Christian Doerk

3 Mar 10
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Engine and tranny seals

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 beca…

Started by Klutch

57 Mar 2
Reply by Mark S Anderson

Recommended rebuilder for 63 Convertible's brake booster?

Any recommendation on who can rebuild 63 Convertible's brake booster? Car is a very nice, 100% original survivor but has been sitting since…

Started by Ben Roberts

6 Feb 11
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Power steering return line

Having trouble finding a power steering return line for my 64 CDV.  Found a new power steering pressure  line, but havent had any luck with…

Started by Jason A

3 Jan 13
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Driver's window won't go up. Bought new motor but mechanic says replace the hinky switch panel, and I can't find one to buy.

My windows are slow up and down but all worked until the driver's window got stuck down. The lights dim when you hit the switch, indicating…

Started by Preston Bealle

8 Jan 11
Reply by Jim Murphy

63 Convertible back seat trim and boot rail

When I bought my car these pieces were missing.  I have since found these parts and they are being rechromed now.  Does anyone know where I…

Started by Kenneth R Hudgins

5 Jan 4
Reply by Cees de Bunje

Propeller Shaft - Constant Velocity Universal Joints repair

Had some weird vibration type / scraping noice from the rear axle. Replaced the wheel bearings last year but the sound still remained. Kne…

Started by Anders

8 Dec 22, 2019
Reply by Michael

59-65 Limo rear heater core repair or replacement

Hi all, I'm stripping my '64 series 75 limo down for body work and I have pulled both rear heater cores out of the quarter panels to clean…

Started by Anthony McCarn

1 Dec 13, 2019
Reply by Jason Edge

429 Engine Rebuild Question.

I have a ‘64 Series 62 Coupe. I’m going to rebuild the factory 429. Has anyone used a company where you ship your engine for the rebuild? I…

Started by Dan Loukota

8 Oct 27, 2019
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Trivia Question 18 - What Is It?

Started by Jason Edge in Trivia. Last reply by Jason Edge 19 hours ago. 3 Replies

Here is a part pulled from the latest parts car. What is it? HINT: Always me me smile when I find these.…Continue

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Current 1963/64 Cadillac Listings on eBay

Started by Jason Edge in For Sale. Last reply by Jason Edge 21 hours ago. 0 Replies

To see all 1963/64 Cadillacs Listed on eBay in the USA…Continue

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Crayon markings and markings in hoses

Started by Christian Doerk in Restoration Discussion yesterday. 0 Replies

Hi everybody,hope you are healthy in this weird times.Is there any documentation out there which crayon markings was written on which position by the factory on a 1964 Cadillac? If not, it would be…Continue

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Thermostat

Started by Vito64Deville in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Kevin Campbell yesterday. 18 Replies

For a 64 min A/C Deville - what is the correct temp thermostat. I'm going to replace mine and notice there are several temps offered.

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How to sensibly deal with the Corona Virus

Posted by Jeff Kinzler on March 14, 2020 at 5:02pm 6 Comments

https://theamericanscholar.org/covid-19-a-primer/

I found this very helpful, written by a knowledgeable authority in public health. 

Remember, Viruses are not spread by Cadillacs so get out and drive!


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1963 Eldorado convertible boot

Posted by Les Eastling on February 27, 2020 at 10:33am 1 Comment

I need a used convertible boot for a 63 Cadillac convertible - condition or color is not an issue since it will be used as a pattern for making a new one. One from either a 62 series convertible or an Eldorado would work. I know I am searching for hen's teeth here... but you never know unless you ask!

Looking for 63 Convertible / Coupe rear side trim

Posted by Gene McIlroy on January 24, 2020 at 12:18pm 0 Comments

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,…

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