I have a 64 and the timing is to far advanced the vacuum advance hits the valve cover I think this is a result of my father in law having a timing chain put on years ago what is the best remedy ?…Continue
"The PCV was spliced into that hose and tucked under the manifold the hose going under seems OK I just caped the port on the carb to get it to the right Idle when the new PCV comes I should be able to cut that hose back a little and make…"
"Steve, you are correct. The PCV hose connects to a breather tube under the intake manifold, towards the rear of the engine. To access, you will probably have to remove the intake. You may want to replace the hose at this point since you are…"
"OK I found it was a cracked hose going to the PCV valve and a bad PCV plugged the port on the carb now my question is where does the PCV go it appears to be a hose that disappears under the intake . also can some one point me to…"
"Steve, these cars can be frustrating for sure! For now, you can disconnect the throttle linkage entirely in order to idle the engine, set the timing, adjust the carb etc. It sounds like someone may have switched the linkage on you or it…"
"OK I am back at it this thing is just Idling to fast I got totally fed up with it last time now I have to do something with it but if it runs for 10 mins it is to hot to restart It starts and runs fine It is…"
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
Trying to pull 1963 390 harmonic balancer. The holes needed for the 3 bolts on the puller can only thread in 1/4” which is not enough to run an impact wrench on it. I ran a tap to clean the threads…Continue
G-1 positraction differential, needs blasting and paint. $150. Pickup Huntsville AL or LTL, I recommend Averitt express. Send me zip for shipping quote.***Update- Sorry if you have tried to contact…Continue
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…
As a European, I fell in love with Americans cars and Americana stuff.
I bought a running 63 for cheap .but there is no secret when you buy cheap ,it is big project. The car needs everything. Overtime I was able to slowing buy parts .actually I am looking for the passenger front lower section which is becoming harder ,and harder to find
The car has a lot of issue with rust.it needs a paint,a top and I need to replace all floor pans.with patience and…