I recently purchased a 64 Cadillac Sedan Deville and I’m pretty sure the engine oil dipstick and Trans dipstick are not from this car. I have seen the dimensions for the oil dipstick elsewhere in the…Continue
"The Turbo Hydra- matic new in 64 was a major break thru In its time in improving the automatic transmissions application of Instant available power to the drivetrain and —still used today in high performance…"
"The new General Motors Transmission introduced in Buicks and Cadillacs in 1964 was called Super Turbine 400 in Buicks and Turbo Hydra-Matic in Cadillacs. It would be introduced as a Turbo Hydramatic 400 in the Olds, Pontiacs and…"
Sorry for my confusion about the trans that came stock in your Sedan
As the boys have indicated you have the TH-400 trans stock from the factory and all is well with the dip stick you are using
They do not allow me to be…"
"1964 Sedan de Ville came with Turbo Hydra-Matic with PRNDL Shift pattern and had 11 qt 6 oz capacity (see page 2-10 in shop manual), indicates 11 qt capacity and about 30 from top of cap to tip so all sounds correct to me.For reference the…"
"it sounds like it's a TH400, by the shift quadrant and the stick, so go with that. all the Devilles in 64 came with the Turbo 400, so if your car is a Sedan Deville and not a 62 series, it's correct. The easy ways to tell the…"
"The turbo 400 ‘s shifting is controlled by a vacuum line that connects to the back of a fitting on the carb and only common to that trans
The Hydramatic ‘s shifting is controlled by a —TV rod— that connects —to…"
"You are both talking about two different transmissions with the two different gear shift patterns
The stock —-Sedan trans SB the Hydramatic trans that Russ is suggesting you have in that model Cadillac
If you have the…"
"Going to assume you have the Turbo Hydramatic with a PNRDDL gear selector pattern. The dip stick is 30 inches from the bottom to the top of the cap. It also says 11qts use only cadillac approved transmission fluid. "
I recently purchased a 64 Cadillac Sedan Deville and I’m pretty sure the engine oil dipstick and Trans dipstick are not from this car. I have seen the dimensions for the oil dipstick elsewhere in the forums so I’m not incredibly worried about finding that out but for the transmission I have no idea. What leads me to believe the dipsticks are wrong is the trans dipstick says capacity 11quarts and after consulting the shop manual it says capacity is 9 and the engine dipstick shows a lot more oil…See More
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Does anyone have experience with leaky pump or connections to pump? I have a slow one and it's driving me crazy trying to see where the fluid is coming out. It is definitely from the pump area (not…Continue
Any help on this 1964 Cadillac. My fuel gage is pegged over the full line. Is there a way I can tell without pulling everything apart to figure out if it is the gage or fuel unit. I disconnected the…Continue
I dont know if anyone has posted this, I stumbled on it and found most of the manual as a pdf. kind of handy when i downloaded it onto the phone and am under car..anyway, here are the links that i…Continue