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When I start my car it sounds like a muffler news up front right below the engine what is that or can you help
It's possible that an exhaust component is leaking and/or is loose. This can be determined by a visual inspection and if you desire such an inspection please request an engine noise diagnostic - suspected exhaust leak/loose mount. If you request...
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In a 2003 Cadillac CTS at idle position, it does blow hot air but once driving, I only feel cold air coming through the vents.
Hi there. It is possible that you have an obstruction of engine sludge or debris inside the heater core. This typically will cause elevated engine temperature and heaters to not work as well during operation; or specifically - when the...
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i think its a wheel bearing but when i drive, especially the faster i go, you can hear a whirling sound almost like it sounds as i
A bad wheel bearing or bearings, can make a loud humming sound to an almost grinding sound. The sound will change pitch and volume with speed and sometimes when the car is moved side to side, like when changing lanes...
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I jumped my 2008 Cadillac CTS and now there is not power.
Hello. The first thing I would do is check the fuses. If there is one blown fuse then there may be many more. The only time a fuse will blow is if the jumper cables are installed backwards. If the...
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Does my 2008 Cadillac CTS 3.6 have two timing chains.
Hello. To answer your question, yes, this engine has two timing chains. If you have a timing code coming up then you may simply need to have the oil changed or there may be a more serious issue. If you...
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Why did my gas lowered after just putting some in?
Hi There, A faulty or clogged [catalytic converter] can certainly cause the vehicle to get poor fuel mileage, however it will depend on the severity of the mileage. If the fuel gauge is reading drastically lower than what it read...
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How much to fix 04 cts gas gauge?
Hi There, This may depend on what is causing the fuel gauge not to work properly. Generally, this is either related to a problem with the instrument cluster in the dash or the fuel gauge sending unit in the fuel...
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My windshield wipers won't turn off on my Cadillac CTS 2005.
The switch contacts are welded (stuck) shut OR the circuit is being powered due to a wiring fault or some sort of short. It is also possible that relay contacts in the wiper circuit are stuck on, regardless of switch...
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My car stopped blowing heat and air out of the vents and on the floor.
This may be related to a faulty blower motor or blower motor relay. Occasionally, the blower motor itself will wear out or become faulty working intermittently as the brush contacts inside the motor wear out. The blower motor relay supplies...
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Remote start stopped working and check engine light went on.
Hi there. The codes are referring that that both banks on the engine are reading a lean condition. For a lean condition to occur, the fuel system is not functioning properly. Check the fuel pump, fuel pump relay, and the...
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When it rains hard right rear window goes down and sends car into limp mode. The trunk also leaks.
There are small bus computers in your vehicle that control multiple items throughout the car. There is a bus controller in each door on the car. It is possible that the door that is leaking water inside it is causing...
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I'm a bit confused. You show 1 timing chain, my 2006 CTS has a total of three. Perhaps you're suggesting that the main chain is damaged.
When it comes to replacing the timing chain in your vehicle, it is best to replace all of the timing chains. For your engine, the camshaft timing chains are more likely to stretch more than the main drive timing chain....
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My anti theft system is activated and my car won't start. I didn't know there was even an alarm on the car. I've tried everything
Your anti-theft system (pass-lock) may have a fault or it may be the key itself. The keys have a chip embedded in them. When inserted into the ignition, the alarm system looks for codes from the key. Try another key...
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My cadillac cts has been jerk when I start to slow down it has been idling real hi and it almost feels like it is sla
This kind of reaction is often a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer...
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About how long should it take to replace the high pressure power steering line on a 2013 Cadillacs cts
Hello, thank you for writing in. Estimated times for your repair range from 1-2 hours. Most technicians and shops charge a minimum hourly charge for labor, on top of the cost for parts and fluids. Your shop should keep track...
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I have a 2003 Cadillac CTS manual, I need a computer and a buddy is selling me his from an 03 Cadillac CTS automatic. Will it work
Hi there. In short; no - this will not work. The only way it would possibly work is if you took your new ECU to Cadillac dealership and have them reprogram the new ECU to your individual car's specs and...
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Replace intake plenum gasket. Hear hissing noise?
This is likely due to the intake gasket not sealing correctly. I would suggest starting the car and spraying carburetor cleaner around the areas of the intake gasket (or where the leak is suspected) to see if you notice a...
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Can I drive over 65 mph with traction control on? Or should I turn traction control off?
Traction control helps with the stability of the vehicle in all conditions and works with the ABS system to ensure that the vehicle can stop fast and keep the vehicle in a safe condition on any roadway condition. I recommend...
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Does it have struts or shocks?
Hi there. The 2006 Cadillac CTS has a front shock / strut assembly as opposed to the singular strut with coil over spring option that is common with passenger cars and some smaller SUV's. I would recommend having this service...
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2006 cadillac cts does it have struts or shocks
Hi there. The 2006 Cadillac CTS has a front shock / strut assembly as opposed to the singular strut with coil over spring option that is common with passenger cars and some smaller SUV’s. I would recommend having this service...

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