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Car is overheating everytime i drive it for about 15-20 minz
Hello there, many faults will cause your 2004 Cadillac SRX to overheat after driving for 15-20 minutes. When head gaskets fail the most common signs are the coolant level dropping without visible leaks, white smoke from the tail pipe, and...
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Interior lights stay on for 30 mins, while driving they stay on
In order to find out why the interior lights are staying on while driving and after you close the door will need to be checked by scanning the lighting control module to see if one of the doors latch switches...
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Where do I find the map sensor on my 2006 Cadillac SRX.
Hello, thank you for writing in. On your particular vehicle, the MAP (manifold absolute pressure) sensor is located on the firewall. This is why they refer to it as a "firewall mounted MAP sensor". The firewall is the wall between...
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I can not lock or unlock the doors on my 2010 Cadillac SRX
Hi there. Although your Cadillac is a rather complex vehicle, the power door lock system is a relatively simple system. When you press the lock or unlock button (located on your key, or inside your vehicle), the power door lock...
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Rough idle falls on its face any throttle passed half 0p0420 0p0430 0p0300
First off, the P0420 and P0430 both refer to a catalyst efficiency problem, while the P0300 and P0302 codes refer to a misfire problem. If you are certain that the issue is not with the ignition system, then I would...
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2010 Cadillac SRX Service StabiliTrak message
Hello. If the vehicle is displaying a service message for the traction control system then it has detected an issue with the vehicle's traction control system. If the vehicle has also been put into a power reduced mode then it...
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I own a Cadillac 2012 SRX whose driver-side headlight is dimmer than the passenger side.
Hi there. With having one headlight dimmer than the other and having the light bulb replaced with a new bulb and still having the same result, then I recommend replacing the ballast resister for the headlight that is dimmer. This...
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Squeak sound...it sounds like a belt
Hi there. A squeaking noise could possible be caused by a loose serpentine belt or pulley which drives the belt. However, this type of noise can also be caused by a power steering pump or other component. In order to...
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My brake light & traction light on dash stays on.
Hi There, This may suggest that your brake pads are worn and due to be replaced or that you have a leak somewhere in your brake hydraulic system. The brake reservoir has a sensor inside that detects when the brake...
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No pressure in LF brake line and no oil leak,
In extreme cases, a brake caliper piston can be seized in the caliper bore so even with pressure in the line, the piston might not appear to move. If you request a caliper inspection/diagnostic, a certified mechanic would use gauges...
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Evaporative Emissions Control
Hello. I will be happy to help you. It sounds like the transmission has an internal issue but it could be something more feasible like a solenoid pack gone bad. Though transmission issues generally do not cause a no-start condition....
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2004 CADILLAC SRX replaced low beam headlight bulb but it still doesn't work. someone said the baluster may need to be replace.
High-intensity discharge, or HID headlights require a lot more voltage to light than conventional halogen bulbs. Then once lit, they consume less wattage than the halogen bulbs. Sometimes referred to as a ballast or ignitor, this component amplifies the 12...
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My car was making a loud squeaking sound,
The noise may have been due to a seized or seizing component, such as the water pump, that is driven by the engine's serpentine belt. The serpentine belt either broke, or the water pump seized causing the belt to break....
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When accelerating slowly the car drives fine but when you accelerate hard it Chatters but goes away till u punch it again
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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I HAVE A 2009 SRX V6
Between the drive shaft and the yoke into the differential is a u-joint. Based on your description that joint may be faulty and in need of replacement. To have that component inspected, and replaced if necessary, please request universal joint...
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What is the annual maintenance costs?
Hi there. This is a very difficult question for us to answer, as we're not certain how many miles you would put on the vehicle, type of driving conditions and other variables that impact routine service and maintenance. However, we...
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Trans Idle Hot Engine Code on 2004 Cadillac SRX
Hi there. This is a warning light to tell you that your transmission is running to hot. This could be due to driving the car very hard or driving in very hot weather. The vehicle is asking you to stop...
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Why my car has a little picture of the motor
This is a sign that the control module has detected a problem somewhere, in one of the vehicles systems. It will be necessary to connect a code reader to the vehicle and pull the diagnostic trouble codes to see what...
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When a car doesn't want to shift, what sensor is it for on a Cadillac SRX 2005?
Hi there. There are three different types of sensors and solenoids that will cause a transmission to not shift. 1. --- Transmission Position Sensor 2. --- Vehicle Speed Sensor 3. --- Shift Solenoids All three types of sensors and solenoids...
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cadillac 2010 srx base model. blower motor operates intermitently
Intermittent blower motor operation could be related to the switch, resistor block, fuse, relay, motor, or wiring. To resolve this, the recommended service is a blower motor circuit diagnostic during which a certified Mechanic, dispatched by YourMechanic right to your...

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