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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Cadillac DTS
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Cadillac STS
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Car stalls and shoots white smoke/ smell of gas in car, jerking when accelerating, losing power at idle, no check engine light
Hi Jacolby. Thanks for contacting us today. There are a few possible sources of your problem, but in most cases, white smoke is an indication of a blown head gasket. This can also be the reason for the lack of...
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I have a Cadillac . I was driving and noticed white smoke on the right front end of the passenger side.
It sounds like you have a coolant leak, which may explain the white smoke from the coolant burning on hot engine components. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to take a look at the...
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2006 Cadillac CTS, passenger side wheel hot and brakes feel more loose. Just had new pads and rotors 5 months ago. 40mi drive/day.
If one brake pad/rotor assembly is markedly overheated compared to the other side (for instance, driver side versus passenger side on same axle) that typically means the caliper and/or sliding pin in the torque plate are not moving freely and...
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why did my 2007 Cadillac CTS shut off while driving
You may have a bad fuel pump or connector to fuel pump. You will need to have the computer tested for codes and continue diagnosis of the codes or fuel pump.
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Driver's side headlamp and turn signal not working need to be replaced
You will need to have the lights checked first to see if it is an electrical issue or just bad bulbs. You may have more issues than just bulb replacement. The lamp assembly on some models require partial removal of...
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I put my car in park then tried to put in drive and it was in reverse all of gears are in reverse and wont show gear on dash.
Check to be sure that the manual lever on the top of the transmission actually moves into each "detent" position, beginning with the park position, as you move the gear shifter. In all likelihood, the manual lever is not moving,...
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My 2005 cadillac is misfiring had it checked out and the man say its my computer could this be true
Engine computers are very reliable and thus a faulty computer is by far the least likely cause of the misfiring. If the computer is claimed to be faulty, simply ask for the diagnostic process and result to be explained to...
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I have a 2001 devilee an it's loud when I hit gas pedal wat could be my promblem
A common cause of loud noise on acceleration is exhaust noise due to problems in the exhaust system. Engine mechanical noise is a possibility as well but there are quite a few sources of engine noise and so the vehicle...
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I installed a after market radio in my 2002 Cadillac Deville and no sounds will come from my speakers. But when I put my stock rad
Your car might have a built in amplifier that requires a 12 volt signal to be sent in order to turn on the amplifier. The wiring harness for your stock radio may already accommodate that but the new radio has...
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ride height sensor
The ride height sensor(s) can be tested and such testing would be part of a diagnostic. There is, of course, a possibility of multiple issues such as leaks. Often, these systems will lock out if a leak is detected in...
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Replace carb on my 79 Cadillac. I thought it came preset. The car cranks but only runs a few seconds than cuts off.
Rebuilt carburetors do, to some extent, come adjusted but the air fuel ratio and idle speed can be more finely tuned to the individual engine. In your circumstance, maybe the adjusting screws vibrated out of position during that first day...
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i just bought a 96 cadillac concourse . how come a alarm triggered when i unlocked the passanger side
When you lock the doors with the remote, you are also simultaneously arming the alarm. As a result, when you open the door manually by unlocking the door lock with the key without disarming the alarm, you are also by...
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Vats
The resistor retrofit does work but only if the fault in your system is in the key reader and only if you implement the fix carefully (the resistance has to be correct and it has to be wired correctly; poor...
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I just Replaced my battery, car was driving and suddenly stalled. It wont start with a jump or by itself. I just get a click and
Hi Rich. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Usually, when this situation occurs, it's due to a damaged alternator or other charging system component. Once the battery starts the engine, the alternator takes over to power vehicle components. It's also possible...
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Car started to overheat then cut off popped the hood and colant was on parts of my motor now my car want start ut dont even make a
Hi Latorus. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Anytime a car overheats, it can cause a tremendous amount of damage to the engine and electrical components (especially if coolant spills under the hood and penetrates sensors or other electrical harnesses). In...
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I have a 2004 cadillac srx. Today the engine light started blinking and the car shakes when you accelerate
The engine is undoubtedly misfiring (the blinking light is associated with misfiring) and once the OBD-II trouble codes are read they will undoubtedly reflect that. Without the specific codes though, it is unknowable whether the misfiring is global (random, across...
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On slight acceleration car shakes but only when small amount of gas pedal is pressed and speed at the time don't matter
Hi Rob. Thanks for the question today. There are literally a dozen or more possible reasons why your DeVille is acting in this way. Sometimes failing wheel bearings will create the vibration you're explaining, while in other instances, loose motor...
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i already got a dignostic... and you gave me 3 quotes... but do i need to do all 3 quotes to pass the smog test
Without knowing what the three quotes were and the main problem you are having I cannot answer your question. You should contact customer service to discuss the quotes you have and determine if one or all of them need done...
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I own a 2005 cadillac STS Model and both brake lights do not iluminate
The stop lamp fuse is 10 amps (look for a 10 amp fuse label) on your vehicle. The fuse might be in the underhood power distribution fuse box. There is also a micro relay in the circuit (probably mounted in...

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