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Heater core size

Hello everyone! I have now completed the engine swap in my -64 DeVille convertible and have started with the restauration of the blower/hea…

Started by Mattias Hedrén

3 Oct 27, 2014
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I need help with my new project!

Hello all, I am the proud owner of a '64 sedan deville 4 window. I bought it from a client of mine that started the restore about 10 years…

Started by Eric Bevin

2 Oct 9, 2014
Reply by Dave Schneider

Grounding straps

Hi all! Can someone help me identify where all the grounding straps are supposed to be located?  Thanks

Started by Todd Lentz

1 Oct 4, 2014
Reply by Jason Edge

64 DeVille Convertible Pinchweld Trim Removal

Hello all! I recently purchased a 1964 DeVille convertible and I need to figure out how to remove the pinchweld trim that goes around the…

Started by Eric K

3 Sep 21, 2014
Reply by Mark S Anderson


Hi i have a 64 coupe deville and the windscreen wiper motor wont turn it clicks and has power but just doesnt turn is there anyone had this…

Started by steve white

1 Sep 10, 2014
Reply by Russ Austin

Pictures of the 75 Series HD Rim Posted to "Tires and Rims" Help Topic

I had a very nice original 75 series HD rim I recently pulled in and took the opportunity to get some close up pictures and add them to the…

Started by Jason Edge

4 Sep 8, 2014
Reply by Russ Austin


I am new to this site, and I would like to thank all of you in advance for your time, thoughts, and assistance. I have a 64 6 window.  It…

Started by Matthew Daley

2 Aug 8, 2014
Reply by Mark S Anderson

64' 429 engine rebuild

Well guys, with all your input and help, its finally almost done!  Got the motor and tranny put in today.  Thanks for all the input and sha…

Started by Todd Lentz

11 Jul 24, 2014
Reply by Russ Austin

Getting side trim flat..

Hey guys,  I have some warps and waves in my side trim.  Any suggestions on how to get it to adhere to the body better?  

Started by Bobby Stone

5 Jul 16, 2014
Reply by Jason Edge



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Question: comfortable highway speed?

Started by Mark Geertsma in General Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 4 hours ago. 13 Replies

What is your preferred cruising speed on highways with your classic Cadillac? What I mean is the speed that allows for relatively quiet and comfortable cruising without slowing down other traffic.…Continue

Tags: speed, Highway

Stainless steel side trim

Started by Tony and Ginny 429 in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Charles Fares 10 hours ago. 2 Replies

Have you noticed the stainess steel side trim on the CDV the convertibles and other models in our years cars is in the-- EXACT PERFECT location to help prevent any damage happening to the paint on…Continue

Tags: trim, side, Stainless

1964 NOS fabric for sale

Started by Steven Aaron in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Steven Aaron 14 hours ago. 1 Reply

NOS Dark green cloth used in de Villes. 1-2/3 yards.Please text me is you are interested. $50 +shipping. Thanks, StevenContinue

Dealer Installed Options

Started by Ronnie Lay in General Discussion. Last reply by Kevin Campbell yesterday. 19 Replies

I just dragged a 64 Fleetwood home from a field in Texas and it has some options that are not on the ID tag. It has twilight sentinel, cruise control and a white painted top that are not noted on…Continue

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Posted by Mike Petrey on January 13, 2019 at 12:25pm 7 Comments

Where do the flashers go in my 64 Deville Convert.  I'm thinking that's why both turn signals stopped working.

Source for Motor mounts and Trans mounts 1964 SDV

Posted by Norman Silverman on January 9, 2019 at 4:23pm 2 Comments


Where is the best place to purchase good quality motor mounts/trans mounts for my 1964 SDV? I see that Rock Auto has them for $8 and change, and others for $24 and change. Big difference. Is there a better place to buy them from?



Fuel loss in Carburetor

Posted by Ian Osborne on December 29, 2018 at 11:24pm 16 Comments

Lately if I haven't started my '63 in four or five days it seems that the carburetor has gone dry. The starter cranks for an extended period of time and the engine doesn't come close to firing. I have resorted to pouring a little fuel into the carb to save the starter and battery. This gets it started and it runs fine. It also starts fine after sitting a short while - a couple hours or so.

The fuel pump is new and there is always fuel in the glass bowl of the fuel filter. This, along…



Posted by John Rueff on December 19, 2018 at 4:24pm 3 Comments

I would like to upholster my caddy back to original.   Does anyone know where I can look at some pictures or photos.  Also, how hard is it to remove the dash?  thanks



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