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Loud noise coming from underneath the car muffler leak manifold
If you suspect that you have an exhaust/exhaust manifold leak and/or an engine related noise, the recommended service to diagnose and repair that problem is an engine noise diagnostic. If you request that service, the responding certified mechanic will get...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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