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1964 limo driveshaft

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Staruk Jun 19, 2019. 2 Replies

Hi, Can someone please tell me if the 1965 (1964) Series seventy-five limousine has a single or two-piece drive shaft?  Thank you.  JimContinue

Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?

Started this discussion. Last reply by john kilbourne May 26, 2019. 7 Replies

Is there anyone in central Massachusetts with a 1964 Cadillac willing to let me look at your hood release?  I'm still trying to figure out how to adjust mine.  Thanks  JimContinue

'64 hood release troubles

Started this discussion. Last reply by Clovis Aug 29, 2018. 9 Replies

Does anyone else have trouble getting their finger between the grill slats and moving the hood release lever enough to pop the hood?  I almost need to make some sort of special tool to help with this…Continue

Wiper Cowl Color

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jason Edge Aug 2, 2018. 4 Replies

Hi, the wiper cowl on my '64 Series 75 is chromed.  I've only ever seen body colored cowls.  Is this unique to limousines or is this aftermarket?Jim…Continue

 

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Jim Staruk replied to Jim Staruk's discussion 1964 limo driveshaft
"Thank you!"
Jun 19, 2019
Jason Edge replied to Jim Staruk's discussion 1964 limo driveshaft
"2 piece.  See more details on the Driveshafts Help Page link."
Jun 18, 2019
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1964 limo driveshaft

Hi, Can someone please tell me if the 1965 (1964) Series seventy-five limousine has a single or two-piece drive shaft?  Thank you.  JimSee More
Jun 18, 2019
john kilbourne replied to Jim Staruk's discussion Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?
"Agree with all of that if running the car for half an hour includes driving it! I had an electric choke, useless. Mine at least had zero temperature sensing. They just imagine a temperature and go with it. Choke-wise, my way works well too: three…"
May 26, 2019
Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Jim Staruk's discussion Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?
"I do like your manual choke idea a lot That really is the only way ---you can be perfectly sure your choke is doing what it should always be doing The stock heat controlled choke has never worked for me and the Edelbrock electric choke is better…"
May 24, 2019
Jim Staruk replied to Jim Staruk's discussion Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?
"Thanks John,  something to consider..."
May 24, 2019
john kilbourne replied to Jim Staruk's discussion Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?
"I gave up on the awkward hood release and since mine is not a points car, had someone add a normal hood pull knob under the left side of the dash, just like a normal car. Available at any parts store. Works like a charm. Pull, clunk, done. BTW, I…"
May 24, 2019
Jim Staruk replied to Jim Staruk's discussion Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?
"Thank you for the photos.  I need to take precise measurements so I can adjust my grill."
May 23, 2019
Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Jim Staruk's discussion Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?
"I posted pictures on the main dashboard of the latches location  hope that helps  enjoy "
May 22, 2019
Russ Austin replied to Jim Staruk's discussion Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?
"The lower grill is adjusted so you can put your fingers up through the gap between the lower and middle grill. The lower grill is positioned behind the upper grill. The lever is just behind the gap.   I thought I had a picture, but I can…"
May 22, 2019
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Anyone in Central MA with a 1964?

Is there anyone in central Massachusetts with a 1964 Cadillac willing to let me look at your hood release?  I'm still trying to figure out how to adjust mine.  Thanks  JimSee More
May 22, 2019

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1964 - 1965 limousine carry-over question

Posted on April 28, 2013 at 11:21am 1 Comment

Hi, new member here.  I have a 1965 Cadillac limousine which is actually a 1964 body style carry-over.  My question is:  Was the 1964 body style placed on a 1965 commercial chassis?  I'm wondering, because should I purchase a 1964 Service Manual or a 1965 Service Manual (or is there no differences between the two years)?  Thanks.  Jim from Worcester, MA

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Started by Kevin Campbell in General Discussion. Last reply by Kurt yesterday. 10 Replies

I know we have some Aussies on here and I have to say, Australia, is in a whole world of hurt at the moment, so do ya best to stay safe.Currently, in the southern states, 4 huge fire fronts, look…Continue

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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 yesterday. 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 on Friday. 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

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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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