Kenneth R Hudgins
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63 power windows

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kenneth R Hudgins May 14. 16 Replies

About at my wits end!  Put drivers door window down and went for a ride this afternoon and when I got home I could not get any of the windows or seat to work.  Is there a fuse somewhere that is not…Continue

63 Convertible back seat trim and boot rail

Started this discussion. Last reply by Cees de Bunje Jan 4. 5 Replies

When I bought my car these pieces were missing.  I have since found these parts and they are being rechromed now.  Does anyone know where I can see a picture of how all these parts fasten to the back…Continue

6 button power window switch

Started this discussion. Last reply by Russ Austin Jan 25. 5 Replies

The previous owner of my 63 put a 8 button switch in the drivers door for some reason.  I need a 6 button switch.  Does anyone know where I might be able to get one?  Rebuilt if possible.  Thanks to…Continue

rear seat speaker grill

Started this discussion. Last reply by Russ Austin Aug 24, 2019. 2 Replies

Looking for a rear seat speaker grill for my 63 EldoradoContinue

 

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May 22
Kenneth R Hudgins replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"That would be one expensive service call. lol  I know there is a local chapter of a Cadillac/Lasalle club around here somewhere."
May 14
Jason Edge replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"...and Jason hasn't had time to work on his own car in 2 years with new house addition... but winding down on that and should be able to get back to the fun stuff soon! I do good to just pop in here a couple times a day lately it seems!"
May 14
Kurt replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"I think Jason is about 3 1/2 hours away from you...just sayin : )"
May 14
Kenneth R Hudgins replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Thanks for all the comments.  Sure wish I could find someone close by that knows these cars that could do the repairs for me.  Bad back and vertigo keeps me from diving under the dash."
May 14
Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"I was just about to indicate that I do not have a tilt steering column  Thanks Kurt "
May 14
Kurt replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Tony, tilt steering is different. The switch and wires are not inside the steering column."
May 14
Tony and Ginny 429 replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"I found a green wire broken in the  turn signal switch -inside the steering column that prevented my cornering light from working until I repaired that wire  You will need to pull the steering wheel to get to the signal switch and the…"
May 14
Ian Osborne replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Make sure your lights or at least parking lights are on. The cornering lights do not come on when the headlight switch is turned off."
May 14
Kenneth R Hudgins replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"I have also noticed that when the right turn signal is on there is no power to the cornering light.  I am thinking that I might need to replace the switch.  ????"
May 14
Kurt replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Yeah Jason, I don't know how I wound up with the plastic sleeve bowden cable. More to the point of Kenneth's turn signal problem: Any problem with the bowden cable or switch adjustment can cause intermittent turn signal operation with the…"
May 14
Jason Edge replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Kurt, I had to look at my stock pictures of the Bowden cables I have on file and all have the steel outer sleeve like the one in the top of your picture. Perhaps the plastic one was a later replacement or short term replacement. Since I would have a…"
May 14
Kenneth R Hudgins replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Thanks Kurt.  I will check it out this weekend."
May 13
Kurt replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Glad you found the window problem and it was an easy fix. For the turn signals on tilt equipped cars, the switch is down on the steering column as you mentioned. There is a bowden cable that connects the switch to the turn signal lever in the…"
May 13
Kenneth R Hudgins replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Well I found my problem.  Getting to fat to dive under the dash but I did.  Had a new power antenna installed yesterday and my horn contact is shorting out so someone removed the 40amp relay in the fuse panel.  I plugged it back in…"
May 13
Kenneth R Hudgins replied to Kenneth R Hudgins's discussion 63 power windows
"Thanks Kurt, I will check it out.  I had just spent $2k at a shop to have the window switches replaced and windows fixed."
May 13

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Do you own any 1963 & 1964 Cadillacs? If Yes, Year & Body Style
1963 Eldorado Biarritz Convertible
Cadillac LaSalle Club Member? If Yes, Membership #?
No
1963/64 Cadillac Chapter Member?
No

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help adding fluid to top motor for '64.

Started by john kilbourne in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by john kilbourne 15 minutes ago. 2 Replies

Is there a Youtube about this? From what I can learn for other lesser cars, such as they may be, the drill is: remove rear seat bottom and back, remove the plug from the top motor reservoir, use a…Continue

Exhaust Manifold Gaskets......Again

Started by Ian Osborne in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 2 hours ago. 16 Replies

I know I'm not the only one who has dealt with constantly failing exhaust manifold gaskets but I have the heads off for a valve job and I'm trying to fix the issue once and for all. Well, maybe for a…Continue

Caddy Daddy

Started by Dan McNarry in General Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 2 hours ago. 9 Replies

I'm looking to buy a new fuel sending unit for my car and was wondering if anyone has had recent dealings with Caddy Daddy and if so, yeah or nay?Continue

63 Sedan DeVille Parts Liquidation

Started by Mark Borer in For Sale. Last reply by john kilbourne 4 hours ago. 5 Replies

Hello Allmy restoration is completeI have lots of parts left and want to help with your restorationsEverything is for sale.....all the parts are between $5 and $50here is a short list.....email me at…Continue

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63 Caddy Horn

Posted by Robert Alan Shannon on May 27, 2020 at 9:25am 9 Comments

 Just noticed a 1963  Caddy trumpet horn on Ebay. No part # given but some of his other items are 1963 specific, just throwin this out there, I have no connection to this listing .

Wiring connection help.

Posted by Jimmy Davis on May 24, 2020 at 9:15pm 2 Comments

Can someone help me figure where these connections go? I have a 64 60 special if it matters.…



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Wood grain finally done.

Posted by Jimmy Davis on May 20, 2020 at 4:57pm 3 Comments

After years of wanting to, I finally redid my wood dash paneling on my 64 60s. Not too hard to do either.…

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390 engine replacement needed

Posted by Jason on May 18, 2020 at 7:54pm 1 Comment

I’m looking for a 1963 Cadillac 390 engine that runs. 

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