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Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sam G Jun 10. 13 Replies

Anyone ever recalibrate their CC thermostat, and have issues with voltage to the transducer staying high? Trying to figure out why my vacuum to the servo won’t drop off when cooling, and…Continue

‘64 Air Filter

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sam G Apr 12, 2018. 10 Replies

Does anyone have the proper dimensions for the air filter? At least height and inner diameter.I ordered a Hastings AF149 that seemed to have a good inner diameter, but was lacking in height and…Continue

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Sam’s 6-way Seat Repair

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 Jan 17, 2018. 20 Replies

Hello all! It is time for a new project, and your input is being solicited.  Initially I had zero movement for the power 6-way seat, but could hear the motor clicking so I knew it was getting power.…Continue

Sam’s ‘64 DeVille Timing and Idle Fiasco

Started this discussion. Last reply by Clovis Jan 13, 2018. 80 Replies

So, in my infinite wisdom, I decided to tinker with my timing, distributor, and air/fuel mixture.  I took a perfectly running engine, and threw a wrench in it. Why? I found it odd that the timing…Continue

 

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Christian Doerk liked Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
Jun 17
Sam G replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"I do not have spares. I guess I am pulling the instrument console again, and checking the CC control console. Thanks again for the help."
Jun 10
Mark S Anderson replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"the ground that controls the transducer voltage is thru the 1/4 screws that hold the circuit board to the comfort control panel , and through the dial.  the dial is a variable resistor going to ground, if this is open, then that's a…"
Jun 10
Sam G replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"Thank you Mark. That was very helpful, and resulted in 10V across all three wires. I will try to find the grounds for the CC system, and try to figure out which one is the culprit."
Jun 10
Mark S Anderson replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"so let's try this:  with the control panel and the transducer both plugged in, test for voltage drop.     set your multimeter to dc volts and touch the leads on the back of the circuit board (the one that you replaced in your…"
Jun 10
Sam G replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"My response was in answer to your input on the “sensor string” and sensors. I am unable to test per the shop manual since I do not have the tester it specifies, and therefore must work with other means. Since my initial question…"
Jun 10
Mark S Anderson replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"Like I said, I don't have tim's book, so i'm not familiar with the test, but if you're performing it correctly, it seems like either their is an open circuit inside the transducer, the amplifier ground is bad, or the amplifier…"
Jun 10
Sam G replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"Individual sensors have proper resistance, and I performed a string test on the three sensors. All results were where they should be."
Jun 10
Russ Austin and Sam G are now friends
Jun 9
Mark S Anderson replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"I don't know Tim's book's procedures, since I don't have a copy,  but if the voltage is high,  then one of the resistors in circuit is likely shorted (low resistance).   I forgot to list the temp dial itself as a…"
Jun 9
Sam G replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"I used the steps in Tim’s book to calibrate the temperature dial. His process requires disconnecting the duct sensor. When I read the voltage going to the transducer, I was reading 10-11 volts. I also checked the ground going to the servo, and…"
Jun 9
Mark S Anderson replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"The voltage to the transducer is regulated by the "sensor string", which are the ambient sensor near the blower, in-car sensor in the dash, and duct sensor in the air duct plenum.  In the 1964 shop manual, you'll find a chart…"
Jun 9
Russ Austin replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"I always just email him."
Jun 9
Sam G replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"Thanks Russ! Did he ever get a webpage back up?"
Jun 9
Russ Austin replied to Sam G's discussion Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration
"Give Tim a call or send him an email."
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Comfort Control Temperature Dial Calibration

Anyone ever recalibrate their CC thermostat, and have issues with voltage to the transducer staying high? Trying to figure out why my vacuum to the servo won’t drop off when cooling, and troubleshooting with Tim’s book doesn’t go into details about what to do if you can’t obtain 6 - 6.5 volts to the transducer...that I can find.SamSee More
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Do you own any 1963 & 1964 Cadillacs? If Yes, Year & Body Style
1964 DeVille - 4 window
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Looking for 64 to 66 seat belt buckles, male and female together.

Started by Ryan Frawley in Wanted to Buy. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 14 hours ago. 5 Replies

Hey all, I am in the process of finishing up my 64 coupe deville and noticed that the front seat belts only have the retractor side in the bag I put all the belts in when I got it. I have found it…Continue

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Movie Star Cars.

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We have the Village Roadshow film studios about an 1.5 hour drive away.They've put out a call for cars to appear in a movie about Elvis. :-)So, I nominated our 64 Fleetwood as a potential "Movie Star…Continue

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Stuck at two red (dash) lights!

Posted by Jeff Kinzler on November 3, 2019 at 10:00pm 9 Comments

I hope someone can help solve these two electrical problems that appeared one after the other.

By way of background: The car, a '64 Eldorado has very limited use. It was at a restoration shop for 15 months until last January-  that supposedly did a bunch of wiring repairs including rebuilding the gas gauge that still hasn't worked properly, and the clock that hasn't worked, and re-soldering the broken wires in the drive door. All window and seat controls appear to be…

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driveshaft help

Posted by wayne weaver on October 9, 2019 at 4:41pm 1 Comment

can anyone help me with a driveshaft ? I have a 1963 Cadillac 62 series 4dr with the hydro-matic trans. I need the male splined shaft on the front of the rear driveshaft section. the piece with the nut attached by clip.id be willing to buy a shaft if its not horribly priced.

Dash removal

Posted by Jake Mickley on October 9, 2019 at 12:06am 9 Comments

Hello everyone,

On a 63 CDV, if a guy wanted to remove the entire dash to get all the metal painted, and do some other things behind there, how would he go about doing that?  I checked here and the shop manual, but can't find a complete guide.

As always, and help or direction is appreciated.  Thanks!

--Jake

Introducing myself

Posted by Gary Marchand on October 7, 2019 at 9:32pm 8 Comments

Thanks for letting me join the club.  Picked up this ‘64 Coupe Deville a few months ago out of Beverly MA, the car has few stickers on it from various Cadillac clubs, didn’t know if anyone might recognize it from it’s “Glory days.” Everything seems pretty healthy except for the body and some very Mickey Mouse repairs, was wondering if anyone had any leads on…

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