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
"Because of the rim design you will need 1964 rims to use and install the 64 hub caps Other year rims might not allow you to install the 64 caps The year rim is stamped on the inside of the rim when the tire is off the rim
You will need a special…"
"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
After a long thought of what color I should paint my cadillac I've finally decided I'd like to paint it the same color as the bill hirsch cadillac dark blue like the engine paint I'm wondering what…Continue
I am happy to report that I have successfully replaced the Fresh Air/Recirc door actuator that is located on the blower box-and have done so without having to remove the blower box. I did it by taking out the glove box and attacking it from the back. It took several days, LOTS of patience and some band-aids, but it is done. THE most difficult part -BY FAR- is to remove and then replace the screw that sits on the actuator arm, connecting it to the fresh…
Where is the best place to purchase good quality motor mounts/trans mounts for my 1964 SDV? I see that Rock Auto has them for $8 and change, and others for $24 and change. Big difference. Is there a better place to buy them from?