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Car radio stopped working
Hello. Most likely your radio has an internal problem that can only be fixed by replacing the radio entirely. There could be a problem with the wiring going to your radio, but this is rare and would probably cause the...
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Engine losing power, gas pedal unresonsive
Hello there, a few common faults can cause these type of symptoms. The most common would be the vehicle going into limp mode, a fuel pump problem, bad spark plugs, faulty MAF sensor, a vacuum leak, or faulty oxygen sensor....
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Car stopped moving suddenly, gears stuck
Hello there. This type of fault is not uncommon. There are a few different faults that would cause this on your 2000 Cadillac Catera, but since the engine runs properly the fault most likely lies with the transmission in some...
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Overheating after brake modulator replacement
Hello there, there are a few things may have happened to cause your 2000 Cadillac Catera to overheat. The most common would be a radiator cap failure, air in the cooling system, or the wrong type of coolant. A qualified...
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The car cannot start, oil pan dented, lost oil pressure
Hello there, there are a few problems that could result in the loss of oil pressure and not being able to start. If the pan was hit in the right place it may have interfered with the oil pickup. The...
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Check fuel cap warning flashes, car shuts off
Hello there, in most cases the check fuel cap warning and the vehicle shutting off are not related. The check fuel cap light is shown due to the a leak detected in the EVAP system. When leaks like this occur,...
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Car slow to accelerate when in drive
It appears from the description that there are multiple issues going on with your Cadillac Catera. A blown head gasket will definitely cause both acceleration issues and white smoke emitting from your tailpipe. Before we can address the possible transmission...
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Car is not starting after attempts to repair - 1999 Cadillac Catera
Hello. Before replacing any more parts I would recommend having the vehicle tested by a mechanic. Your problem is very repeatable and should be easy to isolate to an ignition or fuel-related cause for the stalling. Changing the ECM (also...

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