I know this might sound crazy but I’m lookkng for a aftermarket air cleaner that is not the factory one which I currently have. I’m having trouble getting the inlet carberator diamater to match…Continue
"The adaptor I have is designed to use with either a Holley or Edelbrock carb. It will allow you to run the original air cleaner with the new carburetor.
Made out of high heat material, this will withstand any underhood temps. A local machine…"
"Russ sells a spacer that allows us to use the old breather on a new carburetor. It will allow the use of a new style breather to also fit our older size carburetors. That's if you cant find a proper sized breather. I used the adapter to fit my…"
"Take the stock air cleaner off and measure across the top of your carb at its center That's the size you need to look for Try Amazon Summit Racing -rock auto -ebay
Some vintage parts may work The stock Carter carb was used on endless high…"
I know this might sound crazy but I’m lookkng for a aftermarket air cleaner that is not the factory one which I currently have. I’m having trouble getting the inlet carberator diamater to match anything out there. Can someone give me recommendations or the exact size of the inlet so I can try and cross reference it please.See More
"i can finally chime in and say,, car would start just fine cold,, but if i went out for a ride, turned off car, then tried to start again, immediately, it would not turn over.. after about 10 or 15 minutes, it would start just fine,,, i…"
"The corroded wire you located sounds like a good part of your problem
The negative wire is usually the problem in most of my experience-- so do replace both while you are at it Bring both wires with you to the store --to get the correct lengths…"
"Check All Wiring. It could truly be anything. I was out in my 2002 Escalade the other day and had went to crank it and .. lights came on and then everything was dead! Nothing, Nada! I opened the hood and felt both battery cables and the negative…"
"If you able put a timing light on your engine do that and see were the timing is set at this time Your hot staring issue could be timing related The more i think about it If the timing is advanced or retarted it should be corrected only after…"
"The main ground strap you want to check 1st is the very large ground strap from RH frame rail to back of engine. This is the direct ground for the starter when it is cranks over. Open the hood and look over on the left and follow the frame under the…"
"So far I’ve found the wire going to the battery from the starter was completely corroded and falling apart. Guess you can’t trust the last mechanic that wrenched on it. Hope to replace it tomorrow fixes it. Also went through and fixed…"
"I like using the red and green circles sold for under the battery terminals to help control the corrosion that developes in those areas Keep the top of the battery clean as to not conduct energy between the terminals
The info on this tread should…"
I need the front bench seat reupholstered with original style material. This is a 1963 Park Avenue with #44 Trim. If anyone can suggest a Cadillac experienced upholsterer it will be appreciated.…Continue
Well I recently found a guy here locally, who’s got about 8-9 63/64 Cadillacs convertible and hardtop coupes. I also recently found a 64 convertible Eldorado. I really want to purchase it here shortly. If anyone wants to buy it off me or the guy selling it, let me know ASAP. It’s really a great price. If anyone is looking for anything let me know. If you have Instagram my handle is @caddikingheartbreaker. You can also message me on here. I’ll check back from time to time. Or… Continue
Although the radiator was not leaking, nor was the car running hot, I tool out the radiator today to have it boiled out and rodded out. Then I changed the oil and filter (filter is very easy to reach with the radiator out), then the thermostat got changed.
I'll have the radiator back from the shop on Monday, and will reinstall it then.