Hi everyone, Im repairing a 1964 cadillac fleetwood. It has a really bad leak from the steering box and is making a loud unhappy groaning sound that gets worse. If anyone has information on if a at…Continue
"It seems that these are a generic GM part as Tony pointed out available as rebuilt units. Somewhere I recall a post about substituting a steering gear from a full size '73 Olds that was a direct fit and added the variable ratio feature for…"
"Are you talking about the steering gear unit bolted to the frame (the steering shaft is attached to it) or the power steering pump mounted on the front of the engine that is run by a belt?
I'm asking because the pump typically whines when…"
"Have a spotter look while you turn the steering wheel to determine where your leak is. My power steering pressure hose started leaking and was replaced a few years ago and it might save you a few bucks if that's all it is. "
A used or rebuilt unit would be the way to go You may be able to get one here --on this site They need to be rebuilt by a pro as best i know
Someone on the site should offer a replacement if they have one available --shortly
Hi everyone, Im repairing a 1964 cadillac fleetwood. It has a really bad leak from the steering box and is making a loud unhappy groaning sound that gets worse. If anyone has information on if a at home repair is possible or if a professional repair or replacement is needed would be super helpful.See More
"Silly question and a bit late but who sells the best original looking headliner? I see lots of companies out there, some of whom only offer white, black or green? Some offer non original materials cut and sewn to original specs but obviously…"
"Some things I forgot:
Before you start, fold the new lining in half and mark the center line at the front, back, and all the listing pockets for the rods. Then, find the center of the car's roof and mark that with chalk (if the…"
I am giving you --the Golden Termistat Award -- for having your info post to the ---HELP --pages That is big time my friend I can't be sure but you might be eligable for some other awards on here
Nice Job ---again
"it's really easy (but saying that, i've done tons of upholstery work).
Here's some tips:
get the shop manual, the body section will walk you through it.
use weldwood glue with a brush, spray glue is a mess, and,…"
Hi guys. I got my pistons in and mounted the heads on my 390 engine. I was checking compression. Seems like i have some blow by. But i can feel compression on each cylinder. Maybe i got my piston…Continue