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"I’ve had a look and am somewhat confused, my car doesn’t have A/C so wasn’t sure if…"

James Ferris replied Dec 13, 2017 to Blower woes. ‘63 Sedan

19 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Russ Austin

"Thanks for that, really helpful. i’m definitely Hearing a click when I move the leve…"

James Ferris replied Dec 13, 2017 to Blower woes. ‘63 Sedan

19 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Russ Austin

"Received! I will check those first. Cheers!"

James Ferris replied Dec 12, 2017 to Blower woes. ‘63 Sedan

19 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Russ Austin

"Thank you so much for that! That’s brilliant. i’ve had a wiggle behind the dash and…"

James Ferris replied Dec 12, 2017 to Blower woes. ‘63 Sedan

19 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Russ Austin

"https://youtu.be/6IcOzr7fCo4 hopefully this video shows the issue better than how I…"

James Ferris replied Dec 12, 2017 to Blower woes. ‘63 Sedan

19 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Russ Austin

"Yeah, the two left levers don’t affect anything on the heater. if I move the upper r…"

James Ferris replied Dec 12, 2017 to Blower woes. ‘63 Sedan

19 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Russ Austin

"The picture shows the style of control I have.  The two levers on the left control…"

James Ferris replied Dec 12, 2017 to Blower woes. ‘63 Sedan

19 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Russ Austin

"Ah, ok. I'll have a look at that tomorrow cheers. Would it be a case of me send you…"

James Ferris replied Sep 16, 2017 to Electrics confusion

4 Sep 16, 2017
Reply by James Ferris

"I've checked the fuses under the dashboard and they all seem to be good. The headli…"

James Ferris replied Sep 16, 2017 to Electrics confusion

4 Sep 16, 2017
Reply by James Ferris

"Thanks for the help. The trim code on my VIN plate is 54, does that affect the colou…"

James Ferris replied Jul 30, 2017 to Interior colours

6 Sep 13, 2017
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Is this possible or total BS?

Started by Kim K Kaiser in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Kim K Kaiser 14 minutes ago. 2 Replies

After changing tie rods, i tokk car into wheel n allignment shop. He said no problem.  He calls back about 45 minutes later and said they couldnt get between the tire and cowl, the guys head was too…Continue

Vacuum / Parking Brake / NSS Question

Started by Karl Schwarz in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Karl Schwarz 1 hour ago. 2 Replies

I bought a 1963 Series 62 Convertible in July.It makes a hissing sound when in neutral, and sometimes when in drive (when the shift is more to the left that the right. I assume this related to a NSS…Continue

Tail pipe black stuff!

Started by Lambert Ross in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Lambert Ross yesterday. 10 Replies

any ideas how to clear the ugly black stuff shooting out from my tailpipe? After a long layover, it really messes up the garage floor. I assume its carbon but am not sure how best to react to it.…Continue

Had the 64 convert out for a spin

Started by Tony and Ginny 429 in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion yesterday. 0 Replies

A two hour ride to my favorite restaurant on the water in Crystal River on the west coast  of central Florida —top down 77 degrees and 47 % humidity one outstanding day as will be the rest of the…Continue

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still need a driveshaft

Posted by wayne weaver on November 26, 2019 at 11:53am 0 Comments

well thank you UPS for losing the driveshaft that Russ Austin shipped me. 

however i still need a rear driveshaft section for my 63. mine has a vibration due to the bushing inside of it. its a shame because the ball and sockets in the cardian joints are perfect but it has a woble on the balancing machine. so .  still need the rear section. anyone have a good one ? is there driveshaft alternatives to use ? i am really considering an LS swap and since im fighting the driveshaft search…

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63 guidematic issues

Posted by maurice lapoiinte on November 24, 2019 at 3:10pm 0 Comments

 So my 63 guide matic headlamps stay on low beam all the time. I have so far bypassed the system and everything works normal. I have been thru the trouble shooting in the manual but this is where the confusion begins.on my car when the power relay is powered I have low beam and when its not powered I have highbeam, this appears to be opposite what the diagnosis says should be correct.The wiring is all original and no wires have been mixed up.has anyone ever unplugged the 2 wire connector…

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Another advantage of the Pertronix III

Posted by Doug Scarrow on November 23, 2019 at 11:12am 1 Comment

   Having tried both the II and III I can say the multispark feature of the III offers a smoother idle . It is also easier to install .Does not require removal of the distributor

Stuck at two red (dash) lights!

Posted by Jeff Kinzler on November 3, 2019 at 10:00pm 9 Comments

I hope someone can help solve these two electrical problems that appeared one after the other.

By way of background: The car, a '64 Eldorado has very limited use. It was at a restoration shop for 15 months until last January-  that supposedly did a bunch of wiring repairs including rebuilding the gas gauge that still hasn't worked properly, and the clock that hasn't worked, and re-soldering the broken wires in the drive door. All window and seat controls appear to be…

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