Dash
Cadillac
 

Cadillac Forums | Help Us Help You | Advertise | Cadillac Parts | Cadillac News | Cadillac Classifieds / (Old System)

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 7 of 7
Cadillac STS Forum - 2005 through 2012 Discussion, Dash in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Would the instrument cluster from a 2007 2008 srx fit and work in an sts. I see that it's the ...
  1. #1
    B1n2fra's Avatar
    B1n2fra is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
    Automobile(s): 2007 1SG Cadillac sts v8 awd
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    423

    Dash

    Would the instrument cluster from a 2007 2008 srx fit and work in an sts. I see that it's the same exact cluster but with just blue led instead of the sts orange color. Are the connections different?

  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    1BadCadSTS's Avatar
    1BadCadSTS is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 05 STS4
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    3,591
    Try it.

  4. #3
    ddalder's Avatar
    ddalder is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 2008 STS-4 N* 1SG
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    1,878

    Re: Dash

    The wiring harness connector is the same physical part but they are not wired identically. There are three additional signals connected to the SRX cluster that are not present on the STS. This doesn't necessarily mean it won't work but you also have to consider the programming. I don't know if things like lane departure warning was available on the SRX so if you have it on your STS, it may not work (as an example). There may also be some differences in the messages displayed on the DIC. It could be difficult to know for sure if it's 100% compatible.

  5. #4
    Ludacrisvp's Avatar
    Ludacrisvp is online now Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 08 STS4 V8 F55 1SG Euro tails & 01 Monte SS Pace Car
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    St Michael, MN
    Age
    27
    Posts
    3,155
    Could be interesting to know.

  6. #5
    dkozloski's Avatar
    dkozloski is online now Cadillac Owners 10000+ Posts
    Automobile(s): 2006 STS V8 AWD, '95 Ford Ranger
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    Location
    Fairbanks, Ak
    Age
    74
    Posts
    26,410

    Re: Dash

    Stuff like milage is store in the dash so a replacement would require shipment to an electronic component service center to have the data synchronized.
    Don't mess with Binky Bear!


  7. #6
    Ludacrisvp's Avatar
    Ludacrisvp is online now Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 08 STS4 V8 F55 1SG Euro tails & 01 Monte SS Pace Car
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    St Michael, MN
    Age
    27
    Posts
    3,155

    Re: Dash

    No point to send it out to be programmed if it doesn't work. I would try to connect it and see what happened before sending it anywhere.
    You might just be able to swap the display unit only rather than the whole cluster.

  8. #7
    EChas3's Avatar
    EChas3 is offline Cadillac Owners Master
    Automobile(s): 2006 STS4 V8 1SG & 2007 STS V8 1SE
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Cedarburg, WI
    Age
    56
    Posts
    7,238

    Re: Dash

    I predict a long and spendy road ahead.

    Have fun & send us a post card!

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.

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

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

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
Read about Lincoln | Buick | Kia Forte Forum
Need products for your Cadillac? Check out your options at the links below:

custom floor mats | Cadillac Chrome and Black Chrome Wheels | window tinting