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I have a 2006 cadillac cts 2.8L. Swapped the motor only after rocker arms a d other issues. I now have the motor in and it won't s
Hey Chris. Thanks for sending the question tonight. Unfortunately, anytime the OEM engine is replaced, it pretty much falls outside of our areas of expertise. We stick to providing advice on common repairs, maintenance and service recommendations for original OEM...
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My break lights are good. And its working.
The shift interlock is computer controlled and may be a wire connection or shift lock actuator problem. This will require the computer tested and using scanner to try and actuate the shift lock to diagnose the cause.
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I researched about this problem on the internet and some says that it is cause by a bad gear interlock solenoid.
Hi Glamy. Thanks for the question. The shift interlock solenoid is located under the center console and the shifter itself. You should purchase a service and repair manual to learn how to correctly remove the components if you're going to...
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My cadillac cts is stucked on park. I cant move the gear shifter.
The most common reason for the shift interlock to not release is going to be a defective brake light switch. Check to see if your brake lights come on when you press the brakes? If no lights come on then...
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The break lights are working. Still stuck on park.
The shift interlock is controlled by the rear control module and besides brake switch there is also other inputs needed for the module to release the shifter. You will need to have the system computer scanned for codes and to...
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2007 cad Cts 2.8 - 162k miles - failed NC auto inspec yesterday per codes P0008 and P0420 - most cost effective way to correct
Code P0008 relates to the computer reading an inconsistent reading in the motor ignition timing. This is calculated by the variance between the crankshaft position sensor and the camshaft position sensor readings. This my happen for a number of reasons...
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Ecm module location
The ECM is a relatively large square box and will be concealed beneath the fuse box or will be mounted in the area of the air intake (to keep it cool). The ECM is almost guaranteed not to be the...
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The car is shaking when stopped and when you drive it hesitates and won't go to fast
There are a number of things that may cause the car to hesitate when accelerating such as low fuel pressure, a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, clogged or dirty fuel injectors, a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially...
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Have a brand new battery and alternator but Car will not crank in the morning
Depending on whether or not the vehicle will turn over will determine what the next step should be. If the engine does not turn over, I would recommend checking all connections related to the battery and check to be sure...
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Car won't start.
If voltage drops too low, due perhaps to too much current being drawn when you actuate the starting circuit, that voltage drop can adversely affect the dash indicators that you are referring to. What you should do is have the...
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I think its programmed.
You can go to the dealer and have system reprogrammed with only your keys and lock out any other keys. This way you do not have to replace the key lock cylinder.
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If i replace my key lock cylinder
Unless the key fob is programmed to the actual lock cylinder you should still be able to use your original key fob even after replacing the lock cylinder.
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So if i reprogram my key
Hi Glamy. Thanks for the question today. Yes - if you go to a dealership and ask them to reprogram your locks and provide you with a new reprogrammed key, then the old keys will be disabled.
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How much will it cost me to reprogram my keys?
Unfortunately programming keys in ignition is currently not provided as a service by your mechanic. I would recommend Consulting with a local dealership in your area to determine pricing on this particular service.
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What else can be wrong if battery was replaced and so was the alternator. Why will it not start
With a fully charged battery in good condition, and the immobilizer (security) system off - check to be sure the immobilizer is not activated - if the starter motor does not operate at that point, there are only two possibilities:...
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How to disable a key fob?
Hi Glamy. You really need to have the dealership reprogram the locks and your existing FOB key in order to disable the missing key. That's really the only way to correctly do this.
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Is there a connection between hard to push break pedal and car smellinh like a burned rubber? Cause when my break got broke my car
If you are referring to smoke from the exhaust, or perhaps smoke from a failing serpentine belt under the hood, then there is no connection between those sorts of problems and any brake system "problem". If the smoke is coming...
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Hard to push break pedal
An issue such as this is most likely caused by a faulty brake booster. The brake booster is the part that is responsible for giving you power brakes. I would recommend having your brake booster inspected by a qualified professional...
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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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Headlight delay
You should be able to go into your LCD display and got to headlight delay settings and set to the amount of time to have the headlights stay on after leaving the car at night.

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