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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Cadillac Escalade
When you’ve said “Cadillac Escalade”, you’ve pretty much said it all. The Escalade has been synonymous with luxury since it first hit the scene in 1999. With the 2012 edition, Cadillac proved nothing has changed....
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid
Even with hybrids being all the rage these days, you might find it hard to imagine a full-size SUV embracing this new tech. However, the 2012 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid should be all...

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Hi, I'm in the process of purchasing a 2007 escalade
In evaluating the wisdom of buying a particular model of car (used or new), consult the database of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, NHTSA. The NHTSA database contains model specific consumer complaints, official recalls and factory service bulletins searchable...
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I did a the tune up on my escalade 07 and ended with an extra sparkplug, how can I figure out which one I didn't replace?
Hi There, You should be able to pull them out and compare the colors on them. The new plugs will still be relatively new looking and the older plugs will shows signs of carbon buildup on them, which should be...
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Is the oil pressure sender catorgized with the oil pump?
The pressure sensor is "downstream" from the oil pump and is screwed into a passageway in the engine block. The sensor and the oil pump are completely separate and are not even in close proximity. The oil pump, though, does...
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Im unsure what service tire monitor means and service ride control on my 2004 cadallic escalate
Hi there. Typically these messages will display together when there is an error detected from the wheel speed sensor or the tire pressure sensor. It would be a good idea to have a professional mechanic come to your location and...
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,I have a escalade 2007 and filter was damaged, I drove it for about 3 or 4 city blocks before noticing the engine starting to stu
If you lost oil pressure and oil lubrication to the engine to the point of causing engine noise then you did do some wear or damage to the bearing surfaces. It may have been minimal damage and may not have...
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Hey Peter I also have another problem my engine light came on b/4 this cam sensor my former mech. said it needed to be smoke test
Determining the repair would depend on what trouble codes are stored in your vehicle's OBD2 system. I would recommend having a certified professional that you trust perform a check engine light inspection to determine the exact cause of your car...
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I need help on electric on a Escalade Cadillac dashboard speed limit and air condition not working offices burnt but we place refu
Hi there. If you forgot to remove the battery terminals while completing this job, it's possible that you have additional damage to electrical accessory relays that supply power to the AC system or the AC motor itself. It's probably a...
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Front power windows will not roll down all the way
Hi there. It is quite possible that the repairs done to your BCM is what is causing the electrical issues across the board. It is possible that you're having some electrical power issues sent to the power window motor, either...
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My oil pressure low light comes oil and I replaced the sensor several times but it still comes on
Hello, thank you for writing in. Particularly having the check engine light on, the vehicle will have set off diagnostic troubleshooting codes that pertain to whatever component has set off the warning lights. You will want to start by having...
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Engine not turning over as quick as it should
Hi there. It's possible that you might have a fuel pump wearing out or a perhaps a fuel line leak that is causing these issues. Anytime you smell gasoline, it's not a good sign. In fact, it's always recommended to...
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Suddenly a low oil pressure warning light falshing in my 2008 Escalelid with an engine rduce power message in the driver message c
Check the oil level to be sure it is correct. If the level is correct, the oil pressure should be tested using an external gauge. The purpose of that test is to see if the pressure is actually low, or...
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loud noise from drivers side rear wheel
If a bearing in the differential has failed, the differential has to be opened up and rebuilt or replaced. You just want to make sure that the noise is not from a failed wheel bearing because if you have a...
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Hi Rod, my Instrument panel is not working properly..maybe a short in electrical system?
It is possible that the instrument cluster could have shorted out. It is also possible that a fuse could have blown. Normally when a fuse blows, it is due to a short in the system anyway. I would recommend having...
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No power unless key is turned to on position
Hello, and thank you for writing in. This can happen when the battery is low, or has died recently. Although the fuses are good, make sure they are clean and have a solid connection. If these steps do not help,...
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Driver side D1R headlight not working even after replacing bulb.
You will need to most likely need to replace the ballast for the light that is not working and should also check connections for any heat related damage and replace connector along with the ballast.
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door locks keep chatering when i lock them 2000 cadillac esclade
Hi Brownie. Typically when the door locks continually "fire" (meaning open and close frequently), it's due to a relay that is open and not completing the circuit. In some cases, an exposed wire will cause this to occur, while in...
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My seatbelt chime won't go off when my seatbelt isn't on
Hi there. This is one of those problems that is either easily solved or impossible to locate. In most cases, the warning chime function is linked in conjunction with the warning light itself. So, when the seat belt lamp illuminates,...
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My seatbelt chime wont work
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle will have a sensor under or in the seat that detects when someone is sitting in it. This sensor controls the air bags and the seat belt sensors. The sensor may have...
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Hard starting
Hello and thanks for writing in. This could be a few different things, however what you are describing sounds like a faulty fuel pressure regulator. Th fuel pressure regulator is a unit that bleeds off a bit of the fuel...
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2000 escalade will not lock with the key in the ignition, it only chimes and doesn't engage lock.
Hi there. If the driver door is not locking with the door ajar and the key in the ignition, that is normal. If all of the doors are not engaging the locks with the key in the ignition and the...

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