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Replaced wiper motor wipers still dont work. Checked fuse. Seems no electrial current
Hi there. Was supply voltage checked at the wiper motor, fuse, wiper switch? If there is no supply voltage at the fuse, then the problem could be in the fuse block or wiring harness. The fuse could have a crack...
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Temperature reading hot cold air blowing out of vents both side set at 90 degrees. Northstar will I blow a head gasget??
Hello. It is likely if the vehicle is getting progressively hotter, that it is going to overheat sooner or later. The head gasket is one of the several components that can be a factor, but you will want to test...
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Transmission actualization (updated)
Hello - If i understand you correctly, you are asking where the 5 solenoids (you refer to them as "actualizations") for this transmission (4T60E) are located. These solenoids are mounted to the transmissions valve body, which is located inside an...
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solenoids for cadillac
Hello - no, the solenoids do not require software updates themselves. Think of them as "On or Off" devices. They do receive commands from the transmission controller, which could have software updates, but the solenoids themselves are isolated components -...
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car wont stay on
Hi Melody. To start a vehicle, the electrical system, composed of the battery and starter, turns the engine over. Once running, the engine requires a constant flow of gasoline and good spark to keep that fuel igniting. If gasoline is...
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We are replacing rhe water pump and the special tool is not working it just keeps slipping the water pump is very rusty need help
The replacement of the water pump on your vehicle is more complex than the average vehicle and does require a special GM tool (J 38816-A Water Pump Remover & Installer), therefore if you desire you can request that a certified...
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I'm changing my a/c blower motor and I need help getting it out
Once you removed all the screws then rotate the blower motor clockwise to disconnect the blower motor from the housing. You can then remove the blower motor. When installing the new motor you have to insert and turn it counterclockwise...
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Power drain 1978 Cadillac Seville
Hello - you may have a charging system problem, although you have replaced virtually of those components, or there may be a parasitic drain on the system that runs your batter down overnight. This can be diagnosed by identifying which...
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Ac vents not blowing
If your system is vacuum operated you should see hard plastic black colored lines and there should be a visible line through the firewall. If no such lines are visible, your system is electronically controlled. If vacuum operated, you can...
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Yeah I have a 2001 Seville SLS I've been told it needs a water pump thermostat and upper hose what would that cost
Hi Jon. Did you notice any coolant leaking from the vehicle? Any smells, steam, or any evidence of coolant? There may be a water pump concern and the other items being recommended as preventive maintenance. However, without a proper cooling...
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right side break light not working
Hello there, many common issues will cause your right brake light to not illuminate on your 2001 Cadillac Seville. You did well in replacing the brake light bulb first as this is typically the cause. If the bulb is not...
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i have 88 cadillac just got it with brand new tranny i think they damaged seal putting it in what would be my estimated cost for
The cost depends on which seal is leaking. If, for example, the leak is at a transaxle output shaft seal, you can input your year, make and model at the service page for axle shaft seals to obtain a quote....
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I am having an issue with my power windows I have checked all fuses and even changed the main switch driver door
Hello, thank you for writing in. The first thing we need to do is test the new switch for power. If the driver's switch is not receiving enough electrical voltage, the other windows are not either. From there you will...
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A/C vent issues
Hi there. Diagnosing AC vent issues really should be done onsite; as there are multiple small components, electrical systems and relays that make up the control section of the AC and heating system on your Cadillac. It's best to have...
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1976 fuel injected cadillac seville :initial start hesitates,cuts off than starts back up and runs fine after that.
If the fuel injectors have never been serviced, that would be a good start on a car of this age. To do it right the injectors have to be removed from the fuel rail and sent out for cleaning to...
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I had a fuel pump put in and they didn't undo battery does my car have a shout off switch my car turns over
Unless your vehicle was modified, there are no shut off switches in your car. The ignition switch is basically the "master switch". Normally, the battery is disconnected when performing repairs on electrically powered equipment on the vehicle and that would...
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Rear passenger door modules, would it work for my front door if I flip it around to line up the wiring
Hi there. Each door sensor is unique for it's location and to work with other sensors near the seat to relay information to the ECU. As such, it's highly improbable that what you are requesting would work for your Cadillac...
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Air filter replacement
Hi There, I would suggest changing your air filter as they often times become clogged with dirt over time. As you know, your air filter is the equivalent to your lungs when it comes to the motor being able to...
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green grease
Hi there. It sounds like you have a broken engine/transmission mount. A good visual inspection will uncover which one(s) are in need of replacement. The grease you're seeing is likely the result of this movement overstretching the axle boots and...
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If I'm bypass the heater core will I still get heat in my car
Hello. No you will not still have heat. The heater core uses the hot coolant from your engine and radiates it into the cabin to produce the heat you feel from your vents. Also a bad heater core is a...

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