1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion (2,182)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Start up. 1st attempt

No Description

Started by Kim K Kaiser

22 5 hours ago
Reply by Kim K Kaiser

64 Horns

I have 3 horns and the only one working is the bottom long one. The 2 round ones are not. I played around with the connections and they see…

Started by John Inglesby

1 on Saturday
Reply by Jason Edge

Richester carb gaskets

Last minute things when i was cleaning up b4 start. I was puttingvaway a roch rebuild kit and noticed these two gaskets, they are differen…

Started by Kim K Kaiser

5 on Friday
Reply by Kim K Kaiser

Start up calrifications

I read the startup article, but had a question.  It says start and run for thirty min at 1500 steady rpm.   Tightened head and manifold bo…

Started by Kim K Kaiser

1 on Wednesday
Reply by Tony and Ginny 429

Water pump & o ring gasket

Got pump put bk on.  Poured in some AF into the pump.no sign of leak but only poured in bout 2 or 3 quarts.down the crossover tude directly…

Started by Kim K Kaiser

7 on Wednesday
Reply by Kim K Kaiser

The start up!

Didnt happen. :-).      Was up to tge point of putting in antifreeze.    And hv leak coming out of water pump seal, so, im going back in. …

Started by Kim K Kaiser

6 Apr 6
Reply by Kim K Kaiser

64 THM Electric Kickdown switch connections: only two at linkage, or more at Tranny?

Hello all. As I reported in a prior post, I got my car back from the shop and now have a part throttle kickdown. Great! However, either by…

Started by Norman Silverman

6 Apr 6
Reply by Norman Silverman

Bolt Size for Seat Belts in a 63 Fleetwood

Hello together, I would like to retrofit seat belts in my 1963 Fleetwood 60 Special. It has the mounting holes under the carpet. I used the…

Started by Stefan

4 Apr 6
Reply by Jason Edge

Frame attachments

Before i do a final torqueing on frame to engine and bell housing, i am a bit confused as to the manual descrption. I hv  three nuts and bo…

Started by Kim K Kaiser

13 Apr 5
Reply by Kim K Kaiser

Happy Easter

Happy Easter to you and yours —- on the entire 63 - 64 Classic Antique Cadillac Community   You are a very Special Group of very Special in…

Started by Tony and Ginny 429

2 Apr 4
Reply by Tony and Ginny 429

RSS

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Forum

Start up. 1st attempt

Started by Kim K Kaiser in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Kim K Kaiser 5 hours ago. 22 Replies

No Description

Classic Cadillac Parts For Sale - Misc Items

Started by Jason Edge in For Sale. Last reply by Jason Edge 17 hours ago. 234 Replies

I have posted a few Misc items over on my Classic Cadillac Parts Facebook page at…Continue

Tags: classic cadillac parts, classiccadillacparts

64 Horns

Started by John Inglesby in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Jason Edge on Saturday. 1 Reply

I have 3 horns and the only one working is the bottom long one. The 2 round ones are not. I played around with the connections and they seem ok. I tried to check for power but not sure I was doing it…Continue

Compression test

Started by Michael Chomout in Restoration Discussion. Last reply by Karl Schwarz on Friday. 8 Replies

Dear Gents, just had time to dova compression test on the 429 engine by warming up the engine and removed all plugs and went through cranking without pouring oil into the cylinder since I want to…Continue

Blog Posts

63 Trunk detail

Posted by Bob Pontius on April 8, 2021 at 3:07pm 1 Comment

Jason, I liked the detail and information you have provided. I would like to do mine similar to yours. Can you help? Do you have trunk material? OPGI is sending the trunk product for my 63 Fleetwood. But it does cover the entire trunk as yours was done. If you do not have can you give me a reference? Thanks!! Bob

Car lift and jack stands

Posted by Les Eastling on March 23, 2021 at 10:00am 4 Comments

I mentioned during the 63/64 chapter zoom meeting on 3/21 that we had installed a car lift in our garage. Someone asked what kind and I didn't have the info at hand, so here is a link to it and also a link to some tall jack stands we use to add more stability to the car and an additional safety factor. There is something about getting underneath one of these cars that makes me a little nervous! …

Continue

Leaky Freeze Plug

Posted by Lee Martin on March 22, 2021 at 12:49pm 7 Comments

Just developed a significant leak coming from a freeze plug right over the starter.  Would this be considered a "cam plug" i.e. like Dorman 17616DS?  Our cars have multiple sizes of plugs on engine block and I want to get the right one.  Also, does anyone know how pricey this is for a shop to fix?  Thanks!

Balancer location

Posted by Kim K Kaiser on March 20, 2021 at 4:47pm 6 Comments

Readi g another thread. Does this look about right on balancer gap? Thats a 1/4 thick piece of metal.

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2021   Created by Jason Edge.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service