Cadillac DTS Forum - 2006 through 2012 Discussion, Fog light question in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Have been meaning to ask: ever since I picked up my 2008 Lux 3 a few months ago, I noticed ...
- 06-27-13 10:12 AM #1Cadillac Owners Fanatic
- Automobile(s): 2008 DTS Lux III
- Join Date
- Aug 2004
- Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Fog light question
Have been meaning to ask: ever since I picked up my 2008 Lux 3 a few months ago, I noticed that neither fog lamp turns on. The switch (push in) activates the icon on the dash, but no joy with the actual fogs. I can't even tell if there are bulbs behind the bezels, which are not cracked or have any apparent damage. My question is, do I actually HAVE fog lamp bulbs in there? is there a dedicated fuse for them that can be out? (Everything else is working, including the cornering lamps). Perhaps a wiring issue? My previous Deville DTS had fog lights that were straight forward and independent of the headlights. Any thoughts are appreciated.
- 06-27-13 10:23 AM #2Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): 06 DTS Raven Black - 05 CTS-V Raven Black
- Join Date
- Jan 2009
- Moneta, Va.
- 06-27-13 06:20 PM #3
If the fogs light are not working when you have it at low bean there 2 things that you have to check the fuse at the at the fuses box on the passanger side front the other one is that that same fuses box bolt there 3 of them get loose and it loose the connection of the harness.
- 06-27-13 08:04 PM #4
Re: Fog light question
I am not sure if there is a difference in configuration between the US model of the 2008 DTS and the Canadian model. There should be a section in your owner's manual entitled "Electrical Systems" that has diagrams for the different fuse blocks on the vehicle. I do see on p. 5-98 and 5-99 in the US manual that there is a designated fuse for the fog lamps.
All the best,
Sarah (Assisting Laura)
Cadillac Customer Care
- 06-27-13 11:27 PM #5