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Unknown parts quiz Episode 4

Hi some more mysterious parts under the hood (or somewhere there?) Part 1 is sheet metal bracket Photo 2 include 2 different brackets Photo…

Started by Matti Roth

5 Sep 14, 2021
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Unknown parts quiz Episode 3

Hi all here are some more parts from under the hood to identify number 1 is two clamps number 2: 2 bolts, different threads at each end num…

Started by Matti Roth

3 Sep 13, 2021
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Unknown part quiz , Episode 2

Hi all, here are some parts under the hood of 64 Deville. Do you recognize what they are?

Started by Matti Roth

8 Sep 12, 2021
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Unknown parts quiz

Hi! I have been playing this game some months already and would like to invite you all to join the fun! My 64 Deville was in the middle of…

Started by Matti Roth

5 Sep 11, 2021
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Directional Signal Cancelling Cam on a 63 SDV

Re-installing my steering wheel want to make sure Turn signal cancellation works. 1963 Shop Manual page 12-44 , section 63 b-6 references i…

Started by Russell DeBarros

4 Sep 10, 2021
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snaps / molding for convertible top cover

Hey guys I'm in search of the molding that runs around the back lip of the car that the convertible top cover snaps on to when the top is d…

Started by Ken Stout

2 Sep 10, 2021
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61 Cadillac vacuum hose

Hi Lonnie Again:  I also have 61 Cadillac that I am restoring. Does any one out there know where the vacuum hose goes, that comes from the…

Started by M. Lonnie

6 Sep 9, 2021
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SMS Wrong material problem.

Last year SMS had a 25% off sale.  Knowing that I was going to recover my seats I ordered material for them. I had order materials to do th…

Started by Dave Schneider

4 Aug 20, 2021
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Rubber Material Repair Tip

I just experimented with a repair that might be helpful to others. In my car, the driver's side rubber door jamb sleeve, which covers the w…

Started by Tony Albarella

4 Aug 12, 2021
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My 1963 4 door Cadillac .

After almost 3 years my car is finished.Everything I did myself except seat covers and rechroming.Door panels I did put myself .Today I wil…

Started by paul k

3 Aug 10, 2021
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64 Coupe deVille convertible

Started by Fab in For Sale. Last reply by Fab 24 minutes ago. 6 Replies

Great condition, car is a driver, not a show car, but can be one with not much more work. Laundry list of items that have been updated, refreshed, rebuilt, etc. Reach out for details, too much to…Continue

Question about the 1963 Hydramatic Oil-Filter

Started by Stefan in General Discussion. Last reply by Russ Austin 2 hours ago. 12 Replies

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 screen, that can be washed out? The number on the transmission…Continue

Current 1963/64 Cadillac Listings on eBay

Started by Jason Edge in For Sale. Last reply by Jason Edge 2 hours ago. 1 Reply

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

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Head casting numbers

Started by Shep2 in General Discussion. Last reply by Russ Austin 14 hours ago. 1 Reply

Hi,  My LH cylinder head is cracked.  Casting number is 1473449.  I noticed in the part number book it lists two casting numbers.  Does anyone know if that means 1473449 and 1468025 are…Continue

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Fuel Pump Failure

Posted by Jon Shields on August 6, 2022 at 6:48am 3 Comments

Hello,

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…

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Renovation project 1964 Cadillac Deville convertible

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

Renovation project 1964 Cadillac Deville convertible

 

Introduction

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…

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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?

1964 Cadillac Coupe DeVille Convertible Speedometer Bulbs

Posted by Russell L Parr on April 1, 2022 at 9:15pm 6 Comments

I need to replace the bulbs for the speedometer cluster in my instrument panel..

Before I open up the dash, I want to have the necessary bulbs on hand.

Can someone help me determine what bulbs I need, the number of bulbs I need,  and where to purchase them?

Your help will be greatly appreciated.

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