"Are the cars actually fetching these high prices? It would be nice to see the actual sold price on these vehicles. There are actually a lot of variables to consider from the seller and buyer such as motivation or desperation on the part of the…"
" What I'm looking for is if there is anything inside the door (linkage, levers, gears etc.) that might be needed.NO. Parts needed are listed in the article. This is a simple replacement of the manual vent window crank regulator with one…"
"I looked through the Help Section which states at the end there is more in the Oct '12 blog post. It was a carbon copy of the vent window help section. I'm not that much of a tech guy so there may be something on this confuser I'm…"
"That topic has been covered before and is in the Help section. Click on Help above and then scroll down to - Vent Windows - Adding Power Vent Windows to a car that came with Manual Vent Windows
FYI: You can find a lot of topics already covered…"
"It's great a person can ask one question and get such great responses.
So here's another one. If converting a non power vent window car to power vents, what is needed besides the motors and door switches. I'm mostly interested in the…"
""The back of the 65 - 67 429 short block had to be redesigned to incorporate — the spacer — that was used on the 64 429 to install the then borrowed Buick turbo 400 trans to the 64 429 engine only"Tony, that is incorrect.…"
"The back of the 65 - 67 429 short block had to be redesigned to incorporate — the spacer — that was used on the 64 429 to install the then borrowed Buick turbo 400 trans to the 64 429 engine only
Trans spacer —was used…"
This is extremely important info for the entire community especially since you know this was done and worked to boot
This could be the answer to keeping our Cadillacs running into the future with more engines being available for…"
"Given the fact the 1964 and 1966 429 has the exact same bolt pattern for the transmission and flexplate, and diameter of the raised mounted area of the crank for flexplate is the same, there is nothing preventing the 1966 429 from being used in the…"
"ask anyone who's actually used a later model 429 how many cracked adaptor plates and flex plates they went through before giving in and finding the right block. My friend did this in a fleetwood and cleaned me out of adapter rings that…"
Next task with my 64 DeVille project is to check TH400 condition. Gearbox came with the car but was already removed. It is 64 but not possible to say if it is the original to this car as there is no…Continue
Hello everybody,I would like to replace all the burned bulbs in the dash of my ´63 Fleetwood 60 Special and I'm a little confused as I can't find the right sizes in the shop manual. - If I'm wrong,…Continue
I have the 63 cdv, with the flash assister on the dash,
My hi lo beams flash back and forth intermittently. sometimes they dont start flashing at all, sometimes they will just start flasihing on and off until I hit the button on the floor to get them to stop. sometimes they sound someone is down there hitting the floor button but the lights dont respond, you can hear the click but nothing happens, as if I have no control over that floor button. I have turned off…
At long last I finally have power vent windows! I started collecting the parts 3 years ago. The one thing I could not find until recently is the 6 button driver's switch. Jason finally pulled one in and was more than generous with pricing. Thanks Jason! Installing the vent window motors was the easiest part of the project but many other tasks were spawned by this project.
There is a hole in the door panels where the window crank was. I considered putting a hub cap emblem there…
I need to pull my distributor, and still have the cork in the end of the crankshaft. What is the bolt size needed to thread a bolt in there to be able to turn the motor over with a pull handle and socket to get it to TDC exactly before I pull the distributor out?