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  1. My 3rd New SRX! 2009 V8 RWD

    Cadillac SRX First Generation Forum 2004-2009
    I haven't posted much lately but have been looking and looking for a replacement for my '07 whose lease was to expire 7/30. I have considered everything from audis to '10 srxs to silverados to sportwagons and even a bmw x5. I was on autotrader and found an untitled but old stock base '09 V8 with...
  2. Ht-4100 rwd info

    HT4100 4.1, 4.5, 4.9
    looking to buy 1984 fleetwood d'elegance with 47981 miles but has a poping sound from throdle body what could this mean is it worth repair
  3. Largest car show in FL this Sun - lots of RWD Cads!

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    January in Florida is paradise for car lovers. Lots of sunshine and temperatures usually in the low 70's. The last Sunday in January is even more special because that's when the largest car show in Florida happens right here in Sarasota. I will be there and will snap some shots of the cars (I...
  4. Best place to find a used 92 compatible RWD Fr Drivers door

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    So on my 92 FWB a previous owner had done a halfass job on getting the door repaired and the frame around the window area is cracked so I'm not even going to try to fix it I just want a replacement door. However you google online and theres like 8 million parts places that all want half your...
  5. wire wheels for 80-92 RWD

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    I'm in the process of buying a set of wire wheels(appliance not sure). These wheels are in great shape. they are a one pieice wheel and very heavy. Can someone help me out with identifying these wheels to see if there O.G or replicas. Inside the wheel you have written: Ryesa Hecho en Mexico MCA...
  6. Anyone with 18" wheels on 2010 RWD with Y43 package?

    2008-2013 Cadillac CTS Performance Mods
    Do any GM OEM wheels or any reproduction wheels in an 18" wheel size fit on 2010 3.6L RWD with Y43 package and not detrimentally affect performance? Thanks
  7. If you could have any RWD Cadillacs what would you be driving?

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    In the spirit of Christmas wishes: 1. If you could dream up a list of RWD Cadillacs to have under your tree what would they be? 2. Also, please be discreet, include what other cars do you like and someday want to own in addition to our beloved Cadillacs. 3. Then, what is your...
  8. Distributor removal and install on 85 rwd ht4100

    HT4100 4.1, 4.5, 4.9
    I have recently redone an 85 rwd ht4100 and the distributor had already removed before I got the car. Purchased rebuilt long-block and I fully assembled the motor before putting in car. Here is the tough part..I had to remove distributor after installing the motor in the car. Now...getting the...
  9. RWD versus FWD

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    It would be interesting to learn the cons and pros of RWD versus FWD vehicles from everyone's point of view. So , please share your experience! Thanks.
  10. Who wants/needs a brand new Supercharged Northstar / RWD Trans?

    Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    I can get ahold of 30 of these engines and transmissions. 469 HP LC3 engines. These are 100% new and GM factory assembled. Not take-outs. Perfect for hot-rods, or in my case (what I'm seriously thinking of) is slipping this combo in my 97 Eldo and make it RWD at the same time. It would be worth...
  11. SNOW!!! First Drive with 05 RWD

    Cadillac STS Forum 2005 through 2012
    WOW this morning was the worst! I live in Iowa and we got a measly 2 inches of snow and I couldn't even make it up a 30 degree incline!! I had to park my car on a side street and called my G/F to come get me and take me to work. I had a Subaru Impreza before and it was like a tank! I...
  12. AWD vs RWD, worth the extra $$$?

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 2007-2014
    I am looking at getting a low mileage 2008 Escalade. I know all the options I want, except RWD or AWD. I plan on towing large loads several times a year (20' tiltbed trailer, with my 1951 Cadillac Convertible, my 1953 Cadillac Coupe, or my dads Prowler). I live in Florida, but I would like to...
  13. 95 FWB RWD Engines dies

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Hi, I have a 95 with about 125K miles. Has always been a trouble free car. About a year ago the engine shut off without warning. Since the car was low on fuel anyway I topped it off and it started fine. About a month later dies again and my local Cadillac dealer suggested replacing the fuel...
  14. 80's rwd caddy with fog lights

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    hi guys, anyone here own or have seen a picture in this site of an 80's Cadillac RWD whether Coupe, Sedan, Fleetwood 2 and 4 door with fog lights mounted on the front bumper just in front of the grille? I got a perfect chrome bumper, to replace my faded bumper on my 80coupe, at a salvage yard...
  15. Looking to buy a 07 STS V-8 RWD

    Cadillac STS Forum 2005 through 2012
    Looking to a 07 STS V-8 RWD. But my concern is I live in NW IN. & we do get some rough winters sometimes. Have any of the snow belt STS Caddy owners found it difficult to handle in the snow. I never owned a car with traction control. Is it something that really works, it probily would be a good...
  16. Engine swap help....85 FW Coupe RWD

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Just purchased a CLEAN 1985 Fleetwood coupe RWD with a blown engine. My question: Can I use the engine and possibly the tranny from a 1997 Chevy 1500 P/U, 8 cylinder. Will this job be a simple pull and dump or will there be some modifications.....I know this topic has pretty much been beaten to...
  17. Question re: engine swap for 85 FW coupe RWD

    HT4100 4.1, 4.5, 4.9
    Just picked up a 1985 Fleetwood coupe RWD with a blown engine. Now for the question....Can I use an engine from a 1997 Chevy 1500 P/U 8 cylinder. Will this engine and possibly the tranny bolt right in with no modifications. What about the computer, do I need to change the existing Caddy computer...
  18. How many RWD Cads were destroyed by cash for "clunkers" ??

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    I've been researching - - makes me ill - - here is what I found for the cars we love and the unfortunate early deaths our tax dollars funded to the tune of $24,000 dollars per car: All figures below are only for Rear Drive deVilles, Fleetwoods, Broughams: 1984 - 34 1985 - 75 1986 - I could not...
  19. FWD and RWD transmissions.

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    What are the differences between FWD and RWD transmissions? I mean not just the technical differences, but also the difference in the "behavior" and the feel? Thank you!
  20. 83 RWD brougham drivetrain swap to LT1

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    I'm planning to add a 1996 Brougham/Impala SS LT1 drivetrain to my RWD 2 door Brougham. Is this the most affortable drivetrain to update my old 4.1L engine? Lt1 drive train includes engine, tranny and differential. Can I install an LS1 or LS2 drivetrain. What other GM drivetrain can I install to...
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