Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - 61 Cad trans swap?
View Single Post
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-22-2006, 10:35 PM
Crosley's Avatar
Crosley Crosley is offline
Global Moderator
Last wiki edit: T-350 rebuild tech
Last journal entry: Morris Front suspension
Last photo:
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: ... USA
Posts: 8,719
Wiki Edits: 1659

Thanks: 663
Thanked 196 Times in 177 Posts
you will need an adapter from the OE caddy engine to a modern GM tranny bolt pattern.

Adapters are expensive.

visit this site:


Originally Posted by BadA$$37
Im not much of an all original guy, I would like to pull the hydromatic out of my 61 Cad and replace it with a 700r4 or ????. I was hoping that some one might be familiar and have some recommendations for me. Just trying to get a little more cruise-ability and would like to do Americruise next month, so any input and swap tips would be greatly appreciated. Thanks for any and all help.
Dont worry how old you are... it is the mileage on your body that adds up.
Reply With Quote