"You can change the valve seals with a regular valve spring tool and filling the cylinder with compressed air to prevent the valve from falling in the cylinder. Don’t bother trying the flat bar method that they show in the manual, it is…"
Do you have a method to be removing the valve spring with the heads on ? I have replaced broken valve springs with the air method but always had the heads off —to pull all the valve springs off an entire…"
"Get a spring compressor, a engine compression kit with the air fitting for the spark plug hole and a good solid compressor.
Use the air fitting in the spark plug hole to hook up an air hose. Only take one spark plug out at a time so the…"
You are going to have to remove the valve springs and the valve keepers to get to the valve stem to install the seals
That requires a valve spring compression tool that can only be used with the heads off —as far as…"
"I can ship it out July 5 when the PO and UPS opens. From there shipping depends on how much you want to pay. I can ship 2-3 day Priority for only $10. 2 Day UPS Air would be $25, 1 Day UPS Air by end of day would be $40, 1 Day UPS Air by 9:30 am…"
"That looks awesome !
I'm going to check everything and see what I can get working.
So, tail fin marker and blinker. Are they brakes also i assume ?
And the bottom section of the rears are supposed to be backup lights that will also show blinker…"
"As Jason said, a 64 deVille has a 3 speed TH transmission but regardless the final drive ratio is 1:1. Here is another thread discussing RPM. There is a link to an RPM calculator. Plug in your tire height & gear axle ratio.…"
"Install a temporary tachometer. Its pretty easy to do and I did it on my 62-series (4-speed HydroMatic) as I wanted to see the shifts, my gearbox shifts so smoothly its sometimes impossible to feel or hear. Going from 3 to 4 is so smooth its very…"
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
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
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…