Put my '64 Coupe up for the Winter.
Other day, I planned to roll it back a bit to change tire positioning.
As I released the hand brake, it had NO resistance.
The handle slid as if it wasn't attached.
A quick visual inspection shows the cable is attached at the midway junction under the car...
Must replace clutch.
327/365 hp, 4 speed, 3.70 rear.
Car used for highway, town and country driving.
No racing, however would like to use the power to get up to speed.
Do not want heavy leg pressure required to activate.
Friend recommended Luk 04-084.
Another recommended McLeod (no part #)...
'64 has 502 miles since frame off restoration.
Engine, rear, transmission re-built.
Hard shifting, especially into reverse.
Must depress pedal to floor.
Clutch seems to not fully release.
Clutch adjustment is at the END of the threaded rod
Condition worsens after driving for 30-45...
I removed my clock to clean and oil.
Note: NO oil should ever be put on gears.
Apply oil to pivot points only!
Have no power to clock.
Have checked fuses/ok
Installed new ground/to no avail
Harness and all wiring in car is new.
Thanks to LLC5 got engine timed and off we went to a Corvette show Sunday. We received rave reviews.
On the way home, the fast Idle Stuck On.
1) Checked fast Idle screw. It is tight- has not moved
2) Cam and linkage free-working unimpeded
3) Choke loosened. When rotated, it does NOT move the...
Car back on the road after 43 years in storage!
Frame off restoration completed.
Having difficulty finding the timing mark on the harmonic balancer so can time at 10 BTDC.
Given I haven't done this in 43 years, I reviewed the process with a mechanic. My light is properly hooked up.
I purchased my 1964 Corvette in 1970.
At the time, the State of Mass. did not have a title law.
I am now applying for a title, which requires the name of the seller.
Unfortunately, I cannot remember his name.
Any thoughts on how I can locate his name?
Have removed my wiper arms and want to replace the rubber blades only.
I thought pinching the end tab would release the blade. Not so.
Any assistance much appreciated
(not that the car will ever see rain!)
Installing new seat belts in my 64 Coupe.
3 of the 4 mounting bolts (retro from Paagon) tightened nicely.
The 4th bolt will NOT tighten
It is located on the Driver's side, outboard.
Threads are visible in the hole where the bolt installs, but it is as though the bolt is too small.
Attempting to determine what model Holley carburetor is on my 1964 Corvette, 327/365 HP. I believe it might be a 2818...
I am planning to replace the problematic automatic choke.
Unit was installed in 1972 to replace original carb.
Numbers on float bowls are 4094 & 4099
Choke shield shows...
About to install. Have read previous posts relative to preparation/installation.
Which side gets glued?
One side has a shallow 'rib', while other side is smooth.
Any pics would greatly be appreciated
This hole is located on both outboard positions, behind the rear seat tracks.
Underneath, have a metal plate riveted to floor
Are located above gussets, which are welded to frame
Are they for a cable system? None listed for model year 1964.
Note the seatbelts are...