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Thread: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

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    wangstarr03 is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
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    pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    Hey all, so I noticed that the cloth around my A-pillar is starting to bubble/come loose. I don't really notice it much while driving, but my passengers have which in my opinion makes it even worst. Anyone experience this and/or have a fix for it?? Any insight is appreciated. Thanks!


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    That's always Been a problem with caddy. Every Cadillac my family has owned since the 60s the headliner sagged. That was always a problem plus the dash cracking.......

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    Dang mine has that problem too...but only on the passenger side around the BOSE tweeter. And ofcourse the dash pad cracks (1 on driver side, 2 on passenger).

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    Mine has the problem really bad on both sides, but I think it happened after I tinted my windshield. So maybe the spray they used to lubricate the tint aided to the issue.

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    Yep happening on mine. I'm planning on picking up some spray adhesive and trying to secure it that way. I'll see how it goes, I imagine that will be a viable solution

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    Take it to an upholstery shop, Im sure they have some trade tricks.

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    It happend on my 09 also but it doesnt bother me

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    Be thankful your Escalade isn't catching on fire. Yikes! I can deal with pillar cloth sagging

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    Had same problem on my 2007 Escalade notice it would smooth out on very hot days. I just left it alone and traded truck in for a newer model. LOL

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    Re: pillar cloth loosening...anyone experience this/have a fix?

    I'm sure you could buy new A-pillars online or at the dealer for cheap. I've never had any luck re-glueing any head-liner type of material, without issues again.

    I also like the idea, of taking them to an upholstery shop and get them redone, maybe in a suede type of material?


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