smoking mirror
Cadillac
 

Cadillac Forums | Help Us Help You | Advertise | Cadillac Parts | Cadillac News | Cadillac Classifieds

Cadillac Technical Archive | Cadillac Dealers | Cadillac Reviews | Cadillac Dealer Reviews | Cadillac Vendors

CadillacForums.com is the premier Cadillac Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2
Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum Discussion, smoking mirror in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; ok, so yesterday i was driving and then i started to smell some burning plastic, im like what the hell, ...
  1. #1
    blackcat8799 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): Cadillac
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    25

    smoking mirror

    ok, so yesterday i was driving and then i started to smell some burning plastic, im like what the hell, so i pulled over and i see that my rear view mirror is smoking now im like WTF?!?!?! Then it stop, I swore I thought I was hallucinating... if anyone has seen this or its happened to you id like to know...


  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    The Tony Show's Avatar
    The Tony Show is offline See you in the funny papers
    Automobile(s): 04 CTS-V, 05 STS, 07 SRX- All sold :(
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    The Internet
    Posts
    26,239

    Re: smoking mirror

    Sounds like a short in the motor. If your Catera has the memory package, there's a small electric motor in the ISRVM that recalls its position. It would seem that either it or the associated wiring has overheated.
    Rest in Peace, J.D. (aka Dirt_Cheap_Fleetwood)

  4. Remove Advertisements
    Cadillac Forums
    Advertisements
     

+ Reply to Thread

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

What Cadillac(s) do you own? (Or type NONE)

Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Bookmarks

Cadillac Posting Rules

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •