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guide matic

Does anyone know how to test the guide matic photo tube on the dash? Thanks, Kevin

Started by Kevin Kennedy

2 Aug 24
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Always wanted stock polished wheel covers

Ever since I purchased my car which had 5 spoke aftermarket wheels I wanted to go more traditional but slightly custom. I really liked the…

Started by Norm Waters

13 Aug 24
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Electrical question

Hey guys hope all is well! So I got all my glass and interior back in my car and noticed that my windows roll up and down without the key i…

Started by Chris miller

2 Aug 23
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Question about the 1963 Hydramatic Oil-Filter

Hello everyone, Has anyone of you ever opened the transmission filter and can tell me whether there is filter fabric in there or a metal sc…

Started by Stefan

12 Aug 19
Reply by Russ Austin

Head casting numbers

Hi,  My LH cylinder head is cracked.  Casting number is 1473449.  I noticed in the part number book it lists two casting numbers.  Does any…

Started by Shep2

1 Aug 18
Reply by Russ Austin


I've a '63 series 62. My car has a guide matic automatic headlight dimmer.  About 5 to 10 minuets after activating the high beams all the l…

Started by Kevin Kennedy

5 Aug 15
Reply by Russ Austin

Interior Lights Gremlins Again!

Hi Cadillac Members, My 1964 Coupe DeVille has sprung another issue.  I was able to fix the brake lights by installing the correct fuse 25…

Started by David Parisi

6 Aug 5
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Neutral Safety Switch

I have a cracked neutral safety switch where the horn wire connector goes in. Does anyone have a by pass way for the horn to work?

Started by Dominic Salemi

6 Aug 2
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Shops that work on old cars...or the lack thereof

Occasionally discussions come up on this forum about trouble finding shops that will work on old cars. This video is from a shop owner who…

Started by Kurt

1 Jul 31
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Steering Column Shifter

1964 Conv. non-tilt. Got in my car today and went to put my shifter in "Reverse, or Drive " and the shifter moved but did not go into gear.…

Started by Dominic Salemi

1 Jul 31
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Wheel alignment data

Started by Sammy in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Ray Schick 4 minutes ago. 2 Replies

Just ordered new tires for my 63. As the front wheels have reasonable wear I want to align them or at least have them aligned, but not sure if the alignment data in our shop manual are still the…Continue

Current 1963/64 Cadillac Listings on eBay

Started by Jason Edge in For Sale. Last reply by Jason Edge 17 minutes ago. 1 Reply

To see all 1963/64 Cadillacs Listed on eBay in the USA…Continue

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1964 Cadillac neutral safety switch

Started by DAN SPURR in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Russ Austin 12 hours ago. 1 Reply

I'm looking for a 1964 neutral safety switch part # GM1993653. Any one have one for sale or what can I use? Anyone have any solutions?ThanksDanContinue

Weather stripping vendors

Started by Terry Lange in Restoration Discussion. Last reply by Robert Alan Shannon 12 hours ago. 1 Reply

I am getting ready to order roof rail weather stripping and rear door window leading edge seals for my '63 Series 62 6 window sedan model 6229.  I've been on the websites for Rubber The Right Way,…Continue

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Trunk Open and Lock Mechanism is in Closed Position

Posted by Chris Anderson on September 13, 2022 at 7:14pm 7 Comments

While working on my trunk lock on 64 Cadillac, I mistakenly closed the locking mechanism while the trunk was open.  Is there an easy way to manually release the lock back to the open position?


Fuel Pump Failure

Posted by Jon Shields on August 6, 2022 at 6:48am 4 Comments


I'm located in Melbourne, Australia and my 64 sedan de ville is stuck in the garage due to failed mechanical fuel pump. The first after market mechanical fuel pump lasted a few years before it failed & left me stranded 5 hours from home. A hire car and tow got us home. On inspection, I noticed a valve not seated within the housing. I was optimistic, pressed it into place and assumed the pump was good to go. But alas, no. From what I can now determine, the diaphragm pushrod…


Renovation project 1964 Cadillac Deville convertible

Posted by Balachne on May 31, 2022 at 7:00am 3 Comments

Renovation project 1964 Cadillac Deville convertible



To achieve an excellent result of vehicle restoration, it is essential to  manage this task as one manages an industrial project.

To do this we will use a certain formalism of project management and therefore start by defining the need. It is from this that we will deduce the scope, then the time of execution of the…


I was working on my HVAC system this winter and during the process of taking the dash pad off these two parts fell out. Does anyone know what they are and where they go?

Posted by Patrick Westphal on April 12, 2022 at 1:35pm 1 Comment

I was working on my HVAC system this winter and during the process of taking the dash pad off these two parts fell out. Does anyone know what they are and where they go?



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