"I am new to Cadillac ownership, but what I have gathered in this short time is that in 1964, all non-De Ville cars had the old Hydramatic four speed tranny while the De Villes got the TurboHydraMatic or THM400 or TH400 that have been used in most GM…"
"Robert Alan Shannon, thank you for your kindness in buying that switch, that is much appreciated. Jason has air mailed a plastic "fork" that is in good condition and when it arrives here, I will try to fit it into my NSS but if that fails,…"
"Damn! I need one for my '64 vert. Had the car at the auto elec's today and the little black plastic "fork" that moves the internals around had broken one of the tines off. The tech tried to glue it back but it was not successful.…"
I just watched an episode of a show called Iron Resurrection on Velocity Channel. They did a restomod on a pretty clean survivor '63 CDV for a customer. They did an LS3 swap, air ride, complete…Continue
Looking for a good ignition lock nut bezel for 1963! This is the chrome piece that holds the ignition housing in place and protects painted dash from key scratches. Opening must be more than 15/16"…Continue
I removed both 7 nipple vacuum valves and called my buddy who owns a machine shop. Tomorrow we'll re-surface the valve faces and then I'll reinstall them. HOWEVER, the one that comes out easily and comes apart with no rivet is on the Power module side. It installs on one side with a small bolt, and on the other it is held on by a clip, WHICH IS MISSING ON MY CAR. I am going to assume it is the same clip that is used on the Control Module side. Anybody got one? Happy…
So, I've put my 7 vacuum valve from the control head side to the test, and it failed. I looked at the instructions for re-conditioning it and unless I am missing something, the instructions are missing something (about how to take off the clip that provides the tension that holds the two pieces together).
In any case, I can't do this particular repair so I am looking for a new valve (not likely), or a good re-conditioned one, or someone who has done this before and would do mine for…