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Knocking noise
The knocking sound may be related to many different things depending on where the sound was coming from, however if the car stopped while driving this may be related to a blown head gasket or the motor overheating. A blown...
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2005 cadillac cts-v and is a flooded car and wont start but does turn, i want to know how i can save the engine is a ls6 5.7
Hi there. Usually when an engine is flooded with water, the only way to rebuild it correctly is to pull out of the vehicle, completely disassemble, fully clean (including sandblasting any excessive rust off cylinder heads, blocks and intake) and...
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Having problems with door locks on 08 Cadillac CTS. Driver side door especially and will not lock or unlock with key. Others loc
This is often related to a malfunctioning door lock actuator, a blown fuse or a faulty power door lock switch. When you use the door lock switch in the car it sends a signal to a relay which then activates...
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Car Wash Incident
It's possible especially if there was an impact to the transmission at the time that the engine cover was damaged. The vehicle should be inspected for ALL damage (not just damage to the cover). To draw a tighter (causal) connection...
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how to get out of car once disconnected because its curvy 2004 cadillac cts 3.6 coolant inlet pipe
Hi...on this vehicle, there is a bolt that holds the coolant pipe to the generator bracket. That must be removed, typically from beneath the car. In addition, there is a wiring harnesses on the coolant inlet pipe. Also, look for...
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My 06 Cadillac cts has a p0018 reading code engine is turning but won't start what the estimated cost of repair
Hi there. The error code you've listed, P-0018 is the OBD-II generic code indicating that the camshaft position sensor A for bank 2 does not correlate to the signal from the crankshaft position sensor. This component is needed to ensure...
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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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Need a quote on fixing broken valves in engine.
Hi there. Unfortunately, cylinder head rebuilding is not a service we offer at YourMechanic.com. So we would be unable to offer a price estimate for the services you are needing.
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Hey I would like to know about the tune up on a Cadillac. It is running low and kind of slow
Hi there. Usually a vehicle will fail an emissions test due to a failure of an O2 sensor, catalytic converter being clogged or a failed fuel system component like an EGR valve or mass air flow sensor. The best way...
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Car does not move when I step on the gas pedal
Hi there. From what you are explain it sounds like the throttle body is failing or it may be a sensor issue. Most of the time the failure is in the throttle body motor. I usually install a computer scan...
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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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How do you detach and lower headliner to access sunroof drain hoses?
Hi there. This is actually a very good video on how this process is completed on a 2006 DTS, but it's very similar to your CTS. Hopefully this helps you.
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How to remove headliner in '03 Cadillac CTS
Hi Andy. I believe we attempted to answer your question yesterday. Most people that have this problem will take their vehicles to a Cadillac dealership to have this completed. The main reason why we don't complete this service or provide...
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Need to replace crankshaft sensor, how much parts and labor
Hi there. We'd be more than happy to provide you with an estimate for this service. We need to collect a bit more information about your car and location, so if you could please click this link to the crankshaft...
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how many spark plugs does a cadiliac cts 2017 have?
This engine has one spark plug and coil per cylinder. This is a 4 cylinder engine. Has 4 spark plugs.
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Rough idle
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, making turns (which makes use of the power steering pressure switch) turning on...
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2008 Cadillac CTS strabilitrak says off, service traction control, engine light flickering on and off and car won't start
Hello. I would start by checking the battery by having it load tested and then I would check the connection of the negative battery cable. If these are fine then the ignition switch needs to be tested as that is...
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What is the correct voltage for 2007 CTS 3.6 ignition coils. I am trying to test with a multimeter.
Hello. The voltages at the coils will vary. I would need to know what codes you are getting to be able to know what testing needs to be done. If you are getting a voltage code then most of the...
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Where is the neutral safety switch on a 2003 Cadillac CTS with an automatic transmission.
On your vehicle, the neutral safety switch (also known as the "manual shift shaft position switch") is inside the transmission case. To access the switch the transmission has to be lowered (slightly) and there is some disassembly required to do...

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