repairs and troubleshooting

Asked by Mar 22, 2014 at 05:53 PM about the 1987 Cadillac Allante Base Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just bought an 87 Cadillac Allante convertible hardtop in
a soft top of the pull-down doesn't work all the sudden
the passenger side will not unlock ur open and I cannot
get the windows down what could have happened within
the last 48 hours

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23,225

a mechanical problem takes only a second- that is a very cool car, originally made for millionaires- enjoy it, but treat it like money is no object- you will have other problems like this, so find a good classic car mechanic, and don't let the problems pile up

9,165

If you live in the Northeast, you can try contacting John Monzo at - itsonlyluv@comcast.net and he will tell you exactly how to fix it. He runs an Allante specific repair shop. Another great source for parts is Dick Hussey at allantesource@prodigy.net . Pull down motors do fail and Dick has the parts. If you ever have occasion to visit his shop - he has enough parts to build a dozen cars.

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