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Understanding the Cadillac Oil Life Monitor and Service Indicator Lights
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How to Buy a Classic Cadillac
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Cadillac Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
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How to Get Cadillac Dealership Certified
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Cadillac CTS
The 2012 Cadillac CTS comes with high tech features and a large amount of standard equipment when compared to its Japanese and European counterparts. The CTS is available in wagon, coupe, and sedan...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2013 Cadillac XTS
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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Cadillac Escalade
When you’ve said “Cadillac Escalade”, you’ve pretty much said it all. The Escalade has been synonymous with luxury since it first hit the scene in 1999. With the 2012 edition, Cadillac proved nothing has changed....
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV
When most people think of the Cadillac Escalade, two words generally come to mind: power and luxury. The 2012 Cadillac Escalade ESV is no different. However, with this model, you can throw...
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Cadillac Escalade EXT
The 2012 Cadillac Escalade EXT has a 403-hp, 6.2-liter V8 engine, a fully configurable cargo bed, and a fuel-saving cylinder-deactivation system.
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid
Even with hybrids being all the rage these days, you might find it hard to imagine a full-size SUV embracing this new tech. However, the 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid should be all...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Cadillac DTS
The 2011 Cadillac DTS is a full-size sedan that offers the comfort and luxury you expect from this automaker. It manages to combine a comfortable ride with tremendous amounts of cargo capacity in...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Cadillac STS
Big, bold and beautiful, the 2011 Cadillac STS is a full-size, four-door sedan that promises more than ample room for the entire family, as well as the power and performance you expect from...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Cadillac SRX
The 2012 Cadillac SRX is one of Cadillac’s top sellers and one of the more popular luxury crossover SUVs on the market. It has a fuel saving eco feature along with being practical...
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You’re a Realtor or Real Estate Agent
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Loud noise coming from underneath the car muffler leak manifold
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Buying a 2007 CTS
A pre-purchase vehicle inspection is a good idea. That inspection, carried out by a certified Mechanic, dispatched to your location, will give you very specific data regarding any current problems that the car has. You have additional opportunities, too, in...
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Why is my temperature gauge going up and down?
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a sticky thermostat or potentially a cooling fan that may be working intermittently. The thermostat regulates the flow of the coolant in your car's engine and controls when the coolant flows in...
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I have injector circuit open on 2, 4, and 6 error codes (codes P0202, 204, and 206)
Hi James. I would suggest purchasing a service and repair manual for your 2006 Cadillac CTS, as it will provide you with a wiring diagram for the fuel injector wiring. It is very common on these Cadillac's for the wiring...
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Need help with key transmitter programming procedure.
When programming the transmitter, you need to have permission which the scan tool does not allow. This procedure will have to be done at a local dealership that has the scan tool with a login permission.
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Leakage on my transmission? 2008 Cadillac CTS
Hi there - check all your fluid levels, but check your engine coolant level most closely. The coolant GM uses for your engine (Dexcool) is, in fact, orange - not pink as most transmission fluids. Engine coolant will evaporate, not...
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Cadillac CTS cruise control not working
Hi there. Usually an oil change will not impact the cruise control system. Newer cars use a fully electronic setup to maintain speed and may be able to maintain speed and distance behind the car in front of you. These...
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Rear shock replacement
Hi there. Unfortunately, we don't offer repair advice for aftermarket part replacement of recommended OEM components. Although you are correct that the sensors can be bypassed, this comes with several potential problems on monitoring traction control, ABS and other vital...
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2004 CADILLAC SRX replaced low beam headlight bulb but it still doesn't work. someone said the baluster may need to be replace.
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Where is the emergency brake located at on the Cadillac Escalade ESV 2009
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loud noise from drivers side rear wheel
If a bearing in the differential has failed, the differential has to be opened up and rebuilt or replaced. You just want to make sure that the noise is not from a failed wheel bearing because if you have a...
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car dome light wont go off with key in the ignition cant turn dome light on maumally every frw day car has to be jumped off
Hello, thank you for writing in. The dome light is triggered by several different switches, and one of them is stuck on. One thing you can do until you diagnose the issue, is unplug the fuse for the light. This...
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My car was making a loud squeaking sound,
The noise may have been due to a seized or seizing component, such as the water pump, that is driven by the engine's serpentine belt. The serpentine belt either broke, or the water pump seized causing the belt to break....
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CV axle shaft issue on my Cadillac.
Hi there. When driving at highway speeds and encountering a shaking feeling in the car after having CV Shafts replaced, there could be an alignment issue with the wheels. What this means is that the lug nuts may not have...
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It overheated once and the heater started blowing cold air
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like a clogged heater core which may also be connected to your car overheating as well. As you may know, the heater core is a small radiator like unit that circulates the hot...
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No power unless key is turned to on position
Hello, and thank you for writing in. This can happen when the battery is low, or has died recently. Although the fuses are good, make sure they are clean and have a solid connection. If these steps do not help,...
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every few days i have to jump start my car
Hello. Yes a bad starter could cause a car to need a jump start every few days. Additional power provided by an extra battery could be enough to get a weakening started going again. Your vehicle may have a battery...
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Starting issue
Hi there. If you are receiving power to all accessories, but when you turn the key, nothing happens, it is likely your problem is caused by three items. First, it's possible the ignition switch is faulty, second, the ignition relay...
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Rough idle new spark plugs coil packs bank 1 and 2 number 2 02 sensors fuel filter air filter maf sensor
Hello. I suggest that you test the idle air control valve operation and check the throttle body for excessive buildup. Both of which can cause erratic idling. At your particular mileage it will be a great idea to have your...
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At what mileage should your plugs be changed ? 2008 Cadillac STS
Hi there - first step is to check the problem codes causing your Check Engine light to come on and go back off. Most auto parts stores will do this for you for free on a "time-available" basis. If you...

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