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  1. Can the LT1 FWB run without PCM?

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Hi, I´m maybe crazy. I cleaned the MAF sensor on my ´96 FWB (because the poor mileage), and I after I checked all other connectors, I forgot to connect the MAF sensor. I started the engine - without problems - and the CHECK ENGINE come on. I found the loose wires, but the car was running smooth...
  2. ECM Location

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Can anyone tell me where the ECM is located on a 1996 Seville? Thanks, Steve [email protected]
  3. oil consumption cured

    Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    I was using about one quart per 1000-1200 miles driven on my sweet 2002 Deville. I under stood the Nortstar used quite a bit of oil as a norm, but that was excessive. The dealer put me on an oil consumption trial and after the third visit my baby was admitted to the Cadillac OR for engine...
  4. How strong is the 5spd tiptronic

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I know these engines and boxes are only new but does any body know the max power that the 5spd auto tiptronic box will take. I have a transplanted alloytec190kw in my VL commodore and am bolting on a GT45 turbo and 75 shot of nos. Really have no ida of how well the box is going to take it. Also...
  5. Engines

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Can someone explain, or point me in the right direction to find out, the differences betwen the LS1, LS6, LS7 and maybe all of the LS series engines?
  6. CTS v/6 to a Chevy v/8

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Hi, Has any one done a v6 to a v8 conversion yet.Thinking about it, sould be a easy conversion as a good deal of parts from a CTS V could be used.TOM
  7. GM Powertrain Unveils 3.6-Liter VVT Engine With Direct Injection

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    "The application of direct injection technology to the 3.6-liter VVT engine – a member of GM Powertrain’s family of high-feature V-6 powerplants used on cars and trucks around the world – contributes greatly to a 15-percent increase in horsepower over the current levels that range from 240 to...
  8. Why does it take a hybrid to get 45 mpg these days?

    Community Lounge, Introductions and General Discus
    What happened to the old Civic HF, or the Rabbit, or the diesel Rabbit to get 40+ mpg? Now days it take an overpriced battery hauler to get 45 mpg. What made cars in the 80's more efficient than the 2000's? Heck, a friend of mine had 2 Olds diesels that pulled mid 30's if you kept the speed...
  9. 98 sls codes

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Can anyone tell me what the following codes are, this is a 98 sls, AMP U1064 AMP U1255 DDM B2240 PCM 1599 All help is very appreciated. Thanks Guys Casey
  10. 3.6l v6

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Seeing how the 3.6l engine is showing up in other gm cars/suvs with more power, i guess it's safe to say that the new cts will definitely have more output unless the current ones are underrated. Also note that just about all gm vehicle with 3.6l is getting a 6spd auto, i guess we can definitely...
  11. What is TSB 99-06-04-053?

    Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    I am not sure if this is the right place to ask this question. But I (I have a 4.9L) don't get this TSB for my car, so I assume this is for N*s... Does anybody know what this: TSB 99-06-04-053, Powertrain Control Module Reprogramming, is for? Details? Thank you very much!
  12. 94 fleetwood speedometer reading???

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Got a question regarding my 1994 Fleetwood Brougham regarding my speedometer reading. I put on smaller rims and tires on my car and reads about 5 mph over of what it is actually going, also does anybody know how to adjust the calibration. Does anybody know as well about taking out or adjusting...
  13. Rental

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Sooooo, I took my car into the dealership this morning (hopefully only for today) and I go to get my (free) rental and what do they give me?? Drum roll, please........................A Cadillac Deville. Haha, man this thing is like a boat. I get all types of wierd looks from people, kind of...
  14. 2005 Deville On Board Diagnostics Access

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    All-Data only goes to 2004. Can you help with access to the OBD so the codes can be checked.
  15. PCM reflash for 95

    Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    Mines acting up and wont clear a tranny code so I switched PCM with identical car and tranny acts fine. The other PCm now has a code for relearn of TPS that wont go away so Im guessing that both need a reflash. Can these be sent to someone to reflash or is this a dealer only item?
  16. Question about 2.8L motor

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    What is the acutal redline for a 2.8L CTS, with a 6-speed manual. I have read that it is 7200 RPMS, but is this true???
  17. Body By Fisher

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I've seen a couple threads were owners add a crest and/or script letters to there car. They look nice. The design of the CTS show the diretion Cadillac is going with there cars. It seem like there are a few of us that perfer a touch of Cadillac heritage in there new car. I wouldn't mind if when...
  18. traction disabled

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    help "traction disabled" I have a 95 seville 94k miles that keeps coming up with "traction disabled" and locks into 2nd gear. also have no read outs for temp or fuel consumption info. i don't know if they relate in any way. aug of 04 had the tranny replaced and just recently had a tune up with...
  19. coolant question

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    My check coolant light comes on every now and then. One morning I checked it was at 1/3 tank. The next time I checked it it was an inch from the top of the tank. Am I crazy. The check coolant light has been coming on more frequently this week but every time I check it is an inch from the...
  20. Honda to sell low-cost hybrid car in 2007/08, report says

    Community Lounge, Introductions and General Discus
    Honda to sell low-cost hybrid car in 2007/08, report says Reuters Automotive News / February 22, 2006 - 9:00 am TOKYO -- Honda Motor Co. plans to sell a low-cost hybrid car, a version of its popular Fit subcompact, a Japanese daily reported, signalling the automaker's long-term...
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