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"Thank you, yes, it's going back. Perhaps I just got a defective one and this whole t…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 15, 2018 to Installing Edelbrock 1406 carburetor to replace Carter--new carb leaks below the bowl! New gasket used.

36 Jun 17, 2018
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"Wonderfully detailed information! It would seem near impossible to me to get a brand…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 15, 2018 to Installing Edelbrock 1406 carburetor to replace Carter--new carb leaks below the bowl! New gasket used.

36 Jun 17, 2018
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"Greatly appreciate that. I do not have enough experience to do all that you noted. I…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 15, 2018 to Ready to quit on Edelbrock 1406 carb swap, 5 installations and always leaks a lot

2 Jun 15, 2018
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"I don't think I HAVE a choke tube. There was not one connected to the Carter carb an…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 14, 2018 to Installing Edelbrock 1406 carburetor to replace Carter--new carb leaks below the bowl! New gasket used.

36 Jun 17, 2018
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"That's great advice, at just the right time. I took the Edelbrock back off because o…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 14, 2018 to Installing Edelbrock 1406 carburetor to replace Carter--new carb leaks below the bowl! New gasket used.

36 Jun 17, 2018
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"Thanks, Russ, will check the float. The original carb, the Carter, actually has a sc…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 13, 2018 to Installing Edelbrock 1406 carburetor to replace Carter--new carb leaks below the bowl! New gasket used.

36 Jun 17, 2018
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"Wow, how did you find those? I gave up and just placed an order with Snake Oyl for t…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 21, 2017 to 3 rear seat belts? Use existing holes or create 6 new holes?

5 Jun 21, 2017
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"OK, perfect, that makes sense, use two of the holes to anchor both the side belts an…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 21, 2017 to 3 rear seat belts? Use existing holes or create 6 new holes?

5 Jun 21, 2017
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"I got this done tonight after a few weeks of fiddling around with no luck. I stuck m…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 20, 2017 to REAR SEAT REMOVAL

7 Jun 21, 2017
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"Although this model is specified directly for Cadillac around 1964, and Oldsmobile S…"

Preston Bealle replied Jun 10, 2017 to Cold start is starved for gas, requires 20 pumps and 4 starts, then runs perfect when warm

87 Jun 10, 2017
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How much play in 63 timing chain?

Started by Ben Roberts in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 4 hours ago. 4 Replies

I will be installing a new chain and gears because I'm in this deep and all the forums here strongly recommend doing so.  It appears the coating is intact and I don't have to worry about that debris…Continue

Harmonic balancer holes are too shallow for the 3 bolts of puller

Started by Ben Roberts in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Ben Roberts 17 hours ago. 3 Replies

Trying to pull 1963 390 harmonic balancer.  The holes needed for the 3 bolts on the puller can only thread in 1/4” which is not enough to run an impact wrench on it.  I ran a tap to clean the threads…Continue

Current 1963/64 Cadillac Listings on eBay

Started by Jason Edge in For Sale. Last reply by Jason Edge 20 hours ago. 1 Reply

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

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G-1 differential, $150

Started by Jimmy Davis in For Sale. Last reply by Jimmy Davis on Thursday. 5 Replies

G-1 positraction differential, needs blasting and paint. $150. Pickup Huntsville AL or LTL, I recommend Averitt express. Send me zip for shipping quote.***Update- Sorry if you have tried to contact…Continue

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1964 429 Aluminum Front Cover For Sale!

Posted by Jeff Kinzler on January 12, 2020 at 3:30pm 1 Comment

  • 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…

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Looking for the Rochester Choke Tube ...

Posted by Mack on January 10, 2020 at 1:14am 3 Comments

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Looking to buy the choke tube for my Rochester... anybody have one for Sale???

AC/heater for 1964 Cadillac coupe de ville

Posted by Matias J. Adrogue on January 7, 2020 at 11:11am 9 Comments

Good morning!  I am Matias Adrogue.  I bought a 1964 Cadillac coupe de ville last year and am real close to the final restoration details!  I call her “Jaws 64”.  Pics will be posted soon.  I need advise regarding a AC/heater.  It came stock in the vehicle but it does not work.  A mechanic gave me a bid of $1700 to replace and repair.  I am ready to install a new system - Vintage Air or Old Air Products from Fort Worth Texas.  I would greatly appreciate your thoughts.  I read the great write…

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63 cadi conv

Posted by Merlino jean marc on December 31, 2019 at 2:51pm 0 Comments

Hello everyone 

As a European, I fell in love with Americans cars and Americana stuff.

I bought a running 63 for cheap .but there is no secret when you buy cheap ,it is big project. The car needs everything. Overtime I was able to slowing buy parts .actually  I am looking for the passenger front lower section which is becoming harder ,and harder to find

The car has a lot of issue with rust.it needs a paint,a top and I need to replace all floor pans.with patience and…

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