Hello and thank you for letting me join this group. While I was driving my 63 model 62 my trans cooler line blew off and needless to say I ran out of fluid. The next day I replaced the rubber hose…Continue
"Scott, your 1963 Hydra-Matic as 56 year old seals and parts and they start to break down. I just got off the phone with a friend that has picked away at his Hydra-Matic (HM) for years and could never get his to shift right, especially when it…"
Hello and thank you for letting me join this group. While I was driving my 63 model 62 my trans cooler line blew off and needless to say I ran out of fluid. The next day I replaced the rubber hose and filled up the trans it made some not a too funny noise. I drove about 50 miles still makes noise at idle and shifts slow . Here's the question should I have this transmission rebuilt or replace it with a turbo 400 or a newer model . I did like the way this jetaway transmission when I first bought…See More
I will be installing a new chain and gears because I'm in this deep and all the forums here strongly recommend doing so. It appears the coating is intact and I don't have to worry about that debris…Continue
I know we have some Aussies on here and I have to say, Australia, is in a whole world of hurt at the moment, so do ya best to stay safe.Currently, in the southern states, 4 huge fire fronts, look…Continue
Good morning, I just got an engine that needs piston rings , it’s a 429 cid , the measure of the piston is 104 14 according with the digital caliper, also the size of cylinder shows 105 01 , the…Continue
Got a little cabin fever this morning,decided to take a road trip to Hickory Corners Michigan, The Gilmore Museum. It’s about 2 1/2 hours from my home . Place is awesome,I was really impressed. 9A648CFF-E965-4CE0-8E91-8E194AC70DED.jpeg…
I wound up with an extra front cover for my '64 and offering it for sale.
Purchased from a knowledgable part supplier with thorough hands-on knowledge of 63-64 Cadillac engines, who checked the part before sending it to me. The oil pump driven gearSee S bore and the pressure relief piston bore are both .002 over and within the .005…
Good morning! I am Matias Adrogue. I bought a 1964 Cadillac coupe de ville last year and am real close to the final restoration details! I call her “Jaws 64”. Pics will be posted soon. I need advise regarding a AC/heater. It came stock in the vehicle but it does not work. A mechanic gave me a bid of $1700 to replace and repair. I am ready to install a new system - Vintage Air or Old Air Products from Fort Worth Texas. I would greatly appreciate your thoughts. I read the great write…