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

Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Happy days

  1. #1
    mack1a's Avatar
    mack1a is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
    Automobile(s): 2006 DTS Performance Level 2006 CTS
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    Posts
    468

    Happy days

    I finally traded my 2004 SRX imitation Cadillac for a 2006 DTS, White Lightning, adaptive, sunroof, NAV and the works. This is my 4th DTS (No Devilles). This one is definately the best of breed.

    I did experience one interesting moment. The other day I was trailing a police car who was probably 300 ft ahead of me and in the next lane. All of a sudden the adaptive cruise control started beeping and braking hard (well as hard as it can brake). I have 4K miles on the car and use the Adaptice Cruise all the time. I am wondering if the backward looking radar in the police cruiser might have causd this. No other cars in either lane for probably 1/4 mile, no turns, no concrete walls nearby. Not a big deal but just curious if the Adaptive cruise control might be a potential radar detector.

    Just did a 1,500 mile trip and the nav was spot on all the way.

    Imagine, I could have spent much more to get something almost as good made by a former WWII enemy. The SRX nearly wrecked my relationship with Cadillac, but, the world is round again.


  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    Benjamin Simon's Avatar
    Benjamin Simon is offline Cadillac Owners Enthusiast
    Automobile(s): 05 STS V8 1SG with ACC, 99 STS (Sold), 06 CL500 (Wifes)
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Middle GA
    Age
    34
    Posts
    960

    Re: Happy days

    What was wrong with the SRX. They are not really my stlye, but they look nice.

  4. #3
    Jesda's Avatar
    Jesda is offline Super Moderator
    Automobile(s): 2002 Seville STS F55, 2006 Mazda Miata
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Location
    DETROIT
    Age
    35
    Posts
    22,380

    Re: Happy days

    Infinitis have the same issues with adaptive cruise. Its not a feature I really care for.

    Glad to see you've found a car that you like.

  5. #4
    mack1a's Avatar
    mack1a is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
    Automobile(s): 2006 DTS Performance Level 2006 CTS
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    Posts
    468

    Re: Happy days

    The SRX wasn't a real Cadillac. The only thing it had going for it was a great 0 - 60 (V8 2 WDR) and they added 1 second to that with a fix that only applied to 4 WDR and then the idiots couldn't take it off. The quality was poor and it was a lousy trip car.

    I use the adaptive CC all the time.


Bookmarks

Cadillac Posting Rules

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Read about Lincoln | Buick | Kia Forte Forum