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  1. Summit Point Packing List

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Hey guys, since this is my 1st track event I still have some last minute questions... :duck: made a quick list of the essentials, anything I'm forgetting? Or anything else recommended? As for clothing, it's long sleeves, pants (jeans?), and non running shoes? example of non running shoes? those...
  2. Packing Material in the trunk

    Cadillac XLR Forum 2004-2009
    Just a note to all those XLR owners. When I took delivery on mine, the salesman was going over the operation of the vehicle with me. Given the fact that I bought it off the showroom, the top was down. When he tried to get it to go up; it wouldn't budge. Being late, all the service personel had...
  3. rear windows down = broken interior

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    I had all my windows down during some high-speed driving, and the force of the air broke the interior pieces on the inside of the C pillars - both sides. Has this happened to anyone else? --Greg
  4. Doing My 4.9 Head Gasket Looking for Advice on Parts

    HT4100 4.1, 4.5, 4.9
    A have been having problems with my cooling system (exhaust gas pushing coolant into the reservoir) and am going to do my head gasket. Looking on RockAuto.com I see a Head Gasket Kit made by FEL-PRO. Part # HS8753PT4 with a description of "Exh. pipe packing & valve cover grommets not incl...
  5. just installed my zoomers

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V Performance Mods
    so i bolted her up and noticed they over stretched one pipe by quite a bit and it wasnt tight enough for my liking....had to run down the street and have my buddy tack weld it in.......and then when i drove it it smoked really bad for 20 mins....didnt really understand that....i mean a lot of...
  6. AIR pump manifold packing glands - 68 472

    500, 472, 425, 368
    I'm going to repair the AIR system on my 68 472. I do not want to pull it out or just leave it sitting there idling - I would like to see it run. I want this thing to look and work stock. I've been able to find or fix everything except the asbestos packing glands (little disks of material, I...
  7. Solving a mysterious clunk

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    So I have this outrageous clunk (not parade clunk, etc.) coming from the rear of the V. It sounds like the passenger rear - especially when hitting sharp transitions (potholes) with that wheel. It is ALWAYS there with any transition at slow speeds (like left hand turn into a driveway, over a...
  8. Stock wheels,RSA's and sensors

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Looking to sell in New York area. Not willing to ship. Wheels and tires were taken off at less than 800 miles. Perfect condition. No caps. E mail if interested. [email protected]
  9. 05srxv8

    Cadillac SRX First Generation Forum 2004-2009
    I plan to change my oil in my V8AWDSRX. Any pointers I should be aware of? Where's the filter? Is it spin on or canister like the V6? What's the size of the drain plug nut? Does the plug have a replaceable washer like some european cars have? Moble 1 still the recommended oil? etc.
  10. 9,500+ miles and the diff is...

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    absolutely fine. I swapped the full B&B header/xpipe exhaust yesterday back to manifolds with RT hiflow cats and stock exhuast with gutted mufflers. Man...she's quiet now - but still has a nice little bark when I get on it (still very tame). Probably will have to ditch the resonator for an...
  11. Snow Chains or Cables

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    Well, Now it's snow time around most of the country. I've never used chains or cables on my Esclade. I was always told that since my Lade is AWD that I wouldn't need them. However I asked a Trooper and he said even with AWD that chains/cables might be needed in some parts as the snow is really...
  12. Canada spy agency busts suspected terror cell, sends three packing to U.S. border

    Fight Club
    "Three of the men were deported this summer to U.S. border crossings, because they had entered Canada from the United States. The key figure left Canada voluntarily in March 2004 after he was confronted by investigators, said the National Post." "Canada has skirted a major terrorist attack...
  13. new person in the forums

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    hello im new to the cadillac comunity. I used to own a Mazda RX7 but sold it to buy a caddy 1997 DeVille
  14. Bye bye stock radio/cassette

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    Hello Pioneer DEH-3700MP. It sounds wicked awesome with the stock speakers. Very clear, crisp and alot more bass. The doors even rattle now :coolgleam . I still have the original packing for all of the conversion stuff and the old radio is up for grabs.
  15. Brand new Corsa for sale...Maybe.

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V Performance Mods
    I'm 33 with two kids and one in the oven so I'm not a 'tuner' guy but I am sad to say that my new Corsa exhaust is not what I expected:yawn: . I installed 'er tonight and went for several runs (165 was my best,:lildevil: BTW) but I am still wanting more of a note. There is absolutely no...
  16. deville 95 front bumper shaking

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    hey all. at some point over the last couple of months a rumbling sound started coming from the front right of the car - this is a 95 concours. i thought it was wheel or axle related but i'm pretty sure it's the bumper. there's some up and down play where the bumper wraps back around and under...
  17. 99 ETC Wind noise around driver door

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    My pearl white beauty has a slight wind noise around the driver's window. I took it by a body shop and he put a piece of paper between the window and seal at the front (just above the side mirror) and it slid freely... When the door was reopened and the paper repositioned in either direction it...
  18. Escalade is great in the snow

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    Finally we have a real winter and the Escalade has been amazing. We have had temp down to -20 degrees Celsius (-4 F) and lots of snow and ice. I put winter tires on my truck and the performance has been top notch. Haven't been close to getting stuck yet and the traction and stability control...
  19. brougham vs. boxster . . . sorta

    Cadillac Dragstrip Stories and Track Videos
    alright, so i was on my way home from work a few days ago when it was about 50 degrees, about 10pm and this guy in a yellow porsche boxster pulls up behind me. i was already going 5-10 over and this guy was right up my rear bumper, could've brake checked him. haha. anyways he keeps tailing me...
  20. Who Needs An Suv???

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    My boyfriend of 12 years dumped my butt last week so I have been busy packing my stuff up. Not tons of stuff like heavy furniture (HIS house down here, MINE up north) but enough clothes, computer equipment, etc. to be a hassle. I was absolutely awestruck by how much you can fit in the TRUNK of a...
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