Deceided to put an electric fuel pump on my 1962 CDV .Jegs has a Carter p60430 pump 3/8 fittings and 5.5 psi. that looks that it would work for me . Is that enough pressure and should I place a…Continue
Sold my 64 series 62 and bought a 1962 cdv It has to be primed after sitting installed two new airtec pumps wouldn't run at all put old pump back runs but still have orig problem . I have rebuilt…Continue
1962 Cadi deville I lost both oil and gen lights when I turn ign switch on. Gen light comes on when car runs; voltage varies when running at battery 12.8 to 13.8 it happened suddently. Also no…Continue
"On the 63/64's there is a metal tab straight up on the body of the car up in the axle tunnel on the back side that holds the vent pipe in place. Below is a picture of the 63/64 setup. I assume the 62 would be similar."
"The fuel vent extension is easily installed with the tank in the car If you jack up the car from its rear good chance you will loose fuel out the vent hole with the vent extension missing Might be best to do on a lift with the car level
"The fuel tank vent --is located at the rear of the tank just over the rear axel and is connected with a rubber hose to the tank which you can see in Jasons tank repair pictures
You should be loosing a good deal of fuel with that missing killing your…"
"Electric fuel pumps -Push fuel foward --so they get mounted at the rear close to the gas tank They can be constanly noisy which is a big down side to me Russ one of our more knowlegable people on the subject of our cars uses a cut off switch on…"
Deceided to put an electric fuel pump on my 1962 CDV .Jegs has a Carter p60430 pump 3/8 fittings and 5.5 psi. that looks that it would work for me . Is that enough pressure and should I place a filter before itSee More
"The vent pipe, called the "Fuel Tank Vent Extension" is needed to prevent spillage out the rear. If your tank is full, I would expect it would be prone to slosh gas out the vent opening, especially on an incline. The vent pipe goes…"
"Do you know the current condition of your fuel filter ? Many things in old fuel tanks to clog the filter and decrease fuel flow Basic maintenance but will cause a number of problem if overlooked And it gets clogged
You have a metal fuel filter…"
"Also not sure if your airtec is the aftermarket unibody, or original style fuel pump with the upper and lower halve, but there is a none problem with a lot of the rebuilt original style bumps where the valves are not staked and work loose and pump…"
Hey Jason,It would seem, the photo posting bit could do with a tickle on the bottom to get some action happening. I understand, you're probably still making like a friggin gopher in one of your…Continue
Hi folks,I'm new to Cadillacs so bear with me if this question has already been answered but I did a search of the forum and couldn't find an answer.It appears I have an original master cylinder…Continue
Hi fellas, regretfully I am trying to sell my 1964 Cadillac Coupe deville. I've had it almost 4 years now and am having to face facts that I just dont have the time or money to do what I want with…Continue
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?
Lately if I haven't started my '63 in four or five days it seems that the carburetor has gone dry. The starter cranks for an extended period of time and the engine doesn't come close to firing. I have resorted to pouring a little fuel into the carb to save the starter and battery. This gets it started and it runs fine. It also starts fine after sitting a short while - a couple hours or so.
The fuel pump is new and there is always fuel in the glass bowl of the fuel filter. This, along…