"Similar to what Mark advised, I use a 12 inch or longer 1/2" extension bar with 7/16" deep socket as seen below, to give me the leverage to remove or adjust the torque rods when parting a car or adjusting a trunk lid. I like the 7/16"…"
"It's easy, if you're prepared for it. You can't move them with your hands, but if you get about a ten inch long piece of pipe, like 1/2 inch black pipe, or my personal favorite, the handle to a bottle jack, then you can slip it…"
"Jason, I have this same issue so thanks for the info.
Can anyone confirm how hard it is to shift the torque rod's position (I need to move from position 2 to 3 in the diagram)? Is it the spring-action loose enough that one can just move it…"
"Ta da! It was indeed the spacer! The hole in the back that sits on the water pump shaft was oversized causing it to never be perfectly aligned. Thanks you everyone for the guidance and Jason for having that part!"
"Thank you for the advice. That was the first thing I did. I even replaced the water pump just Incase. That whole o ring set up was fun. Then I replaced the harmonic balancer....and the alternator...and even ended up re coring the radiator since I…"
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
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!
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,…