Hi AllI sold my Caddy - And I kinda miss it. But I have some parts for sale to people that appreciate these fine cars. I decided to 'smooth' mine - so I won't be needing this. The ones withOUT the…Continue
So I got this project all done - only broke 2 bolts.
Got everything all buttoned up and tested it. I have a pretty strong leak - started as a drip but as engine got hot it turned to a spray - under the left lower bolt head on the outlet pipe. No leaks at the pump itself (yet)
Of course, its the most difficult one to get at - will have to remove alt and oil pump upper mount just to get a wrench on it. It is leaking at the bolt head - not at the mating surface on the…Continue
Couldn't figure it out. Thought it was my carrier bearing but it started sounding off when parked and idling. Invested $1.99 in a HF stethoscope and couldn't find NUTHIN. Well, maybe its the Tranny. Still didn't make sense (kinda like my gas gauge)
The other night I went for a ride with my wife and the rumble got REAL LOUD - REAL FAST. Next was a bang and the sound of a 'part' clanging on the road - then steam and the smell of coolant. Freak'n Great!
One of the blades on…Continue
I have to drop my tank to adjust my sending unit. While I'm at it I want to install an Electric Fuel pump - noticed that some of you have done this mod. Eventually I'm gonna swap a 500 into my '63 so Now's as good as any. I read a good post on ModCad that used an oil pressure switch as a safety - a good idea!
Well, I got my window trim to 'click in' - just had to beat the snot out of it! On to the next project - Audio...
My head unit calls for 3 wires and a ground (that's easy)
One to Acc. - that's on the fuse block - already used it for the air suspension
One to constant hot - I guess its to keep the setting from vanishing when the car is just sitting. Where is the best place to tap that source?
And one to 'illumination' - I guess that's the interior light dimmer…Continue