Klutch's Discussions (44)

Discussions Replied To (42) Replies Latest Activity

"The shop manual says there's letters stamped indicating piston and cylinder size. I…"

Klutch replied Mar 1, 2020 to Engine and tranny seals

57 Mar 2, 2020
Reply by Mark S Anderson

"Well the engine is basically torn down. I found some light pitting starting on coupl…"

Klutch replied Feb 26, 2020 to Engine and tranny seals

57 Mar 2, 2020
Reply by Mark S Anderson

"looks awesome! how much did they charge you if u dont mind me asking?"

Klutch replied Dec 25, 2019 to Corner Belt replating for 63 Coupe Series 62

3 Dec 25, 2019
Reply by Jose Raul Ramirez

"So i looked at the service manual more in depth and found the specs. Rod bearings sh…"

Klutch replied Dec 25, 2019 to Engine and tranny seals

57 Mar 2, 2020
Reply by Mark S Anderson

"Got the heads off. Very minimal ridge at top of cylinders. Walls look pretty good. I…"

Klutch replied Dec 21, 2019 to Engine and tranny seals

57 Mar 2, 2020
Reply by Mark S Anderson

"Can i change just lifters and pushrods without changing the camshaft?"

Klutch replied Dec 4, 2019 to Engine and tranny seals

57 Mar 2, 2020
Reply by Mark S Anderson

"Hey jason i have a 63 btw. I cant find the melling lifters on rockauto"

Klutch replied Dec 3, 2019 to Engine and tranny seals

57 Mar 2, 2020
Reply by Mark S Anderson

"Well the engine is finally out. I got a couple questions for you guys. The timing ch…"

Klutch replied Dec 3, 2019 to Engine and tranny seals

57 Mar 2, 2020
Reply by Mark S Anderson

"this is what i need if i have a 63 then correct?"

Klutch replied Nov 29, 2019 to transmission filler tube

5 Nov 29, 2019
Reply by Jason Edge

"Hey sorry i forgot to mention that i have a 63 with the 390. I just didnt wanna star…"

Klutch replied Oct 27, 2019 to 429 Engine Rebuild Question.

8 Oct 27, 2019
Reply by Jason Edge

RSS

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Forum

Neutral Switch issues

Started by Rob Shatsnider in Restoration Discussion. Last reply by Mark S Anderson 7 minutes ago. 1 Reply

On a 1964 60 Special with a tilt wheel, tubro trans and #653 neutral switch.  When I had the transmission done the switch got out of alignment.  Now the car will start in Park, but not in Neutral,…Continue

Tags: issues, Switch, Neutral

New Batch of Embroidered Iron-On 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter Patches - $4 each

Started by Jason Edge in Chapter Discussion. Last reply by mark zimmerman 32 minutes ago. 9 Replies

As noted in our August 1963/64 Cadillac Chapter Newsletter:Around 6 years…Continue

Tags: Available, Patches, Chapter, Cadillac, 1963/64

Very sensitive brakes.

Started by Phil in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Tony and Ginny 429 2 hours ago. 19 Replies

Hey everyone,  how sensitive should the power brakes be?  I have just rebuilt the power booster and  replaced the master cylinder. The pedal doesn’t have any resistance so I have to be very gentle so…Continue

Carpet install

Started by Pete Grodem in 1963/64 Cadillac Specific Discussion. Last reply by Jason Edge 2 hours ago. 1 Reply

simple question, Does the carpet go under the seat mounts and bolted down with the seat? My original carpet was cut to go around the seat mounts looks like a hack job. Same with the steering column,…Continue

Blog Posts

Torque converter grab when idling in Drive

Posted by Cliff Johnston on June 14, 2021 at 8:47pm 2 Comments

Hi Everyone, been quite a while since i have been on here.

I have had an issue with the idle on my 64 Coupe Deville ever since i have had it.

With the Idle set high enough that it is smooth, but still a nice idle, the RPM seems only slightly too high for the stall of the Torque Converter. And therefore it tends to sit there and grab and lunge a bit. So until now, i have been putting the car in Neutral at the lights to stop this happening.

I've had the car dyno tuned and…

Continue

Can you help? Driveshaft Question....

Posted by Chris on May 30, 2021 at 8:55am 1 Comment

Hello!

Newbie to the group here - we have already found tons of invaluable information on the board, so thanks! We are restoring a 1963 Series 62 Convertible. We are wondering if anyone knows of a source to buy the propellor yoke flange (that bolts to the pinion flange) for the driveshaft? One of our ears partially broke off. Not sure if we can buy just the yoke flange as an aftermarket part, or if it has to be rebuilt by a welder/fab guy? Maybe a salvage yard for a source? Again, any…

Continue

Thank you Kurt re: VIN location

Posted by Robert Pellow on April 19, 2021 at 1:07pm 0 Comments

I just wanted to say a thank you to Kurt for steering me to the tech tips page on V.I.N. locations.  Excellent information.  Thanks a bundle.

Robert Pellow

V.I.N. where?

Posted by Robert Pellow on April 18, 2021 at 1:41pm 6 Comments

Where can I find the V.I.N. on a 63 convertible?  The usual space at the base of the interior windshield on the driver's side has been decimated by weather.

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2021   Created by Jason Edge.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service