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Nile Bolen commented on Nile Bolen's blog post Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible
"thanks all.  my original 1964 shop manual didn't mention anything about 2 screws on each site top from the back.  my shop manual seems to have slightly different instructions than what Jason Edge posted.  once I removed those, it…"
Jan 10
Jason Edge commented on Nile Bolen's blog post Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible
"This is what the shop manual says ... see bullet 3... perhaps that is the step you missed:"
Jan 8
Jason Edge commented on Nile Bolen's blog post Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible
"I checked and don't have any pictures of the convertible seats from the back. I have parted 3 convertibles out... and memory is failing but don't remember any real issues in geting them out. I know on the standard seats there are tabs that…"
Jan 8
Jason Edge commented on Nile Bolen's blog post Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible
"Russ, There is no rear center arm rest on the convertibles. It has been 10 years since I parted a convertible and why I have not chimed in. I will dig thru my pictures though and see if I can post something that might help."
Jan 8
Russ Austin commented on Nile Bolen's blog post Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible
"Lower the arm rest and behind the cover panel you will find 2 bolts. "
Jan 8
Chris Codd commented on Nile Bolen's blog post Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible
"My hooks for my seat were pretty rusty. Try pushing in at the bottom while you lift. Make sure you disconnect that speaker wire too. "
Jan 8
Tony and Ginny 429 commented on Nile Bolen's blog post Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible
"The back  seat should come out with the instruction you have  Enjoy "
Jan 8
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Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible

I'm trying to remove the rear seatback on my 1964 deville conv.  The only help on this site that I can find is the following:The seatback, its bright stainless trim, and the speaker grille are removed as an assembly.  The seat back hangs on two hooks near the top, and is retained to the body by two bolts and washers near the floor, one on the right side, one on the left.Once these fasteners are removed, lift the seat back upward and free it from the hooksI've removed the bolts on the bottom,…See More
Jan 8
Christian Doerk and Nile Bolen are now friends
Oct 14, 2020
Nile Bolen replied to eugene's discussion choke tube
"hi, I'd be very interested in your step-by-step on replacing that internal heat tube.  did you ever restore the pictures that you deleted?  thanks, Nile"
Aug 24, 2020
Nile Bolen replied to S J Cox's discussion Fresh air hole plugged on bottom of intake.
"thanks, one last question:  I've also been considering switching to an Edelbrock carb.  can you still run the stock air cleaner or do you have to use the round plate looking setup like I have on my old bronco (pic attached)"
Aug 24, 2020
Nile Bolen replied to S J Cox's discussion Fresh air hole plugged on bottom of intake.
"thanks.  I forgot to check the plugs, so I'll look for white/brown.   I have plugged the vac line going to the firewall to rule out any under-dash leaks.  But back to the original question:  after replacing the rubber…"
Aug 24, 2020
Nile Bolen replied to S J Cox's discussion Fresh air hole plugged on bottom of intake.
"Jason--my choke tube to the round bimetallic spring has snapped off.  I jammed  a tiny funnel into the hole with a rubber hose and verified that the it is not plugged.  from the threads here, it sounds like the intake for this tube is…"
Aug 24, 2020
Nile Bolen replied to S J Cox's discussion Fresh air hole plugged on bottom of intake.
"I'm also having the same problems.  The vacuum line is correctly attached to the back of the carb, but I will check to see that the rubber section under the car has not been compromised.  One thing though:  the problem seemed to…"
Aug 24, 2020
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"Welcome to the 63/64 Cadillac Website. This site is hosted by the CLC (Cadillac LaSalle Club) 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter. Joining the website is free to everyone, however, you must be a CLC member to join the Chapter. - Click…"
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Do you own any 1963 & 1964 Cadillacs? If Yes, Year & Body Style
1964 deville convertible
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Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible

Posted on January 8, 2021 at 11:44am 7 Comments

I'm trying to remove the rear seatback on my 1964 deville conv.  The only help on this site that I can find is the following:

The seatback, its bright stainless trim, and the speaker grille are removed as an assembly.  The seat back hangs on two hooks near the top, and is retained to the body by two bolts and washers near the floor, one on the right side, one on the left.Once these fasteners are removed, lift the seat back upward and free it from the hooks

I've removed…

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At 10:43am on August 24, 2020, Jason Edge said…

Welcome to the 63/64 Cadillac Website.

This site is hosted by the CLC (Cadillac LaSalle Club) 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter. Joining the website is free to everyone, however, you must be a CLC member to join the Chapter. 

- Click on www.join.6364cadillac.com for more information on joining the 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter and the Cadillac LaSalle Club.

Be sure and check out all the links and pages and make yourself at home. The Help Page at www.help.6364cadillac.com will have links to many useful articles and information about our Cadillacs.

 
 
 

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The National Cadillac LaSalle Club had their Winter Board Member this Past Saturday, Feb 27, via zoom and as an elected board member I always attend ... usually in person, but because of COVID we…Continue

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   Has anyone drilled the backing plates and made the slots that allow brake adjustments without removing the wheel?  I have always hated the slots in the drums.Continue

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Need center support for convertible top

Posted by John Rueff on February 17, 2021 at 6:15pm 0 Comments

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Help on Removal of rear seatback on 64 convertible

Posted by Nile Bolen on January 8, 2021 at 11:44am 7 Comments

I'm trying to remove the rear seatback on my 1964 deville conv.  The only help on this site that I can find is the following:

The seatback, its bright stainless trim, and the speaker grille are removed as an assembly.  The seat back hangs on two hooks near the top, and is retained to the body by two bolts and washers near the floor, one on the right side, one on the left.Once these fasteners are removed, lift the seat back upward and free it from the hooks

I've removed…

Continue

Bumper lower bucket

Posted by Ray Schick on January 1, 2021 at 4:33pm 3 Comments

1964 Convertible Seats.

Posted by michael moorman on November 30, 2020 at 5:29pm 1 Comment

Are the front and rear seat frames the same for 63/64 Coupes and Convertibles because Original parts group  makes reproduction seat covers for 1963 only and and i prefer the 1963 seat pattern so with that being said does anyone have information regarding this thanks.

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