Hello all, my question pertains to interior of a recent barn find. A 1963 cadillac sedan with 16000 original miles. Unfortunately it had mice in the car, so of course the whole interior which is…Continue
"Could be a cool barn find. You might get a kick out of this, but my last car had lots of mice in it and has the "nice rat piss smell" and every time I walk my yorkies out by it I have to let them poke their head in and get a whiff! I…"
"I would also question the mileage. A car with that little miles would show very little interior wear. Mice can cause a lot of damage and give an old car the rat piss smell but that does not wear the driver seat down like a care with 100K…"
"it depends on what you'd like to have when your finished. If you're looking for a full custom job, they won't care about the old covers, you can rip them off and throw them away. If you'd like them to match what was…"
"I would remove the seats and panels and take it to the shop and discuss with them. I would also buy a new carpet.
Just curious, why would a car with only 16 000 miles be put in a barn and left to rot? Doesn't make sense. You sure its not 116k…"
Hello all, my question pertains to interior of a recent barn find. A 1963 cadillac sedan with 16000 original miles. Unfortunately it had mice in the car, so of course the whole interior which is complete needs to come out.When taking interuor door panels and seats to an interior shop would you strip the seats down or let the shop tear and rebuild them? The seats just stink.PaulSee More
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
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
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…