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  1. How to Choose Portable Emergency Jump Starters

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    I am tired of having to ask for help in jumping my 04 Escalade. It apparently has some type of short that drains the battery very quickly if engine is not running and radio is on or lights or door open etc.. Just checking into portable jump starters and was wondering which type and how big...
  2. Remote starters?

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    I hope someone can teach me a bit about these systems and what I need to install one such system in my Catera... Been looking at a couple systems which all rate at 1-Mile range... Q1. What system do you have/recommend? Q2. What do I need to bypass the factory immobilizer? Here is a copy of...
  3. Remote Starters w/ Alarm

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Yes, I did the search and they go back to 04 I would like the Compustar Pro P2WSSR, but my installer is not a Pro Dealer. Can anyone get this system? Suggestions on a good alternative?
  4. Remote Starters

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Hi Everyone, Does anyone have any recommendations for remote starters? I have an 05 CTS. Also, does anyone know if installing a remote starter would void the GMAC 100k mile warranty? I would assume it does
  5. 03' CTS; Think the starters bad. Anybody replace one?

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Went out to start the car yesterday and once it started I heard a very distinct rattle under the hood. Shut the car off, popped the hood and watched the motor while the wife tried to start it. Now I can hear the starter whining but none of the motor parts or the belt is moving. Checked...
  6. Do all LT1 starters sound funny?

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Ever since I got my 1995 FWB in June of 2006, I have noticed that the starter sounds like the battery is on its last legs. >I have had the battery (DieHard) Load-checked >The car has NEVER failed to start even when hot, cold or when the temperature has been 10 degrees overnight for a first thing...
  7. Help on Remote Starters

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    remote starter anyone know if its possible to put a remote starter in our cars?
  8. HUD in 2000 STS

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    I want HUD (heads up display) in my car but don't know if it's possible to have it in .Any ideas ? Do I need to buy a whole kit for it or it's just a pie in the sky ?
  9. Starter and Crank Position Sensor. Easy to replace?

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Hello, The dealer just called and said the "squeeka-squeeka-squeeka" that my starter makes is bad news. They want to replace the starter for $543. I see new ones cost ~$150 and I'm fairly capable mechanic and have changed many starters on other cars so I'm thinking of doing it myself. Has...
  10. 1971 Hearse a/c problem

    500, 472, 425, 368
    I just purchased a 1971 Hearse with the 472 motor. The a/c works great but only blows out of the center floor area. The control will not change where the air comes from. Any Ideas or direction in which to go to check this would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Ben
  11. EGR valve next..????

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Hi Folks!....I've got a '94 Northstar. The normal RPM is 6K. It will fluctuate from 6 to 10 to 4 to 6 and many times will die; also cuts'out at speeds reminisant of a bad plug or wire. I've put a tune up into it and a throttle piston sensor. Is my next move an EGR valve. For the cost of...
  12. Starting Problems

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    I have a 1992 Sedan deville and I have not been able to start the car for the last 3 weeks. Starter is fine new battery and alternator. The car just does not turn over no cranking at all everything else works fine all the lights horn radio nothing dim, but the car will not crank and the...
  13. 1999 Cateras, and Maybe Newer Cats, Too

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    The '99 Cats have always intrigued me. It was a year of transition for the marque. Found this, which I have excerpted (a link to the entire article appears following the excerpts): -------------------------------------------------- Complex Catera The 1999 Cadillac Catera surely is GM's...
  14. Starter ?shims?

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Anyone know if the two shims(?) between the old starter and the block go in again with the new (rebuilt) starter? Thanks!
  15. REPORT: Toyota plans to sell ethanol cars in US by 2008

    Community Lounge, Introductions and General Discus
    REPORT: Toyota plans to sell ethanol cars in US by 2008 Reuters / April 19, 2006 - 9:00 am TOKYO -- Toyota Motor Corp. plans to sell ethanol-powered vehicles in the United States by 2008, following the lead of domestics General Motors and Ford Motor Co., the Financial Times reported on...
  16. Any Neat Tricks Replacing Lh Head Gasket???

    HT4100 4.1, 4.5, 4.9
    :worship: GOT A 85 COUPE DEVILLE 4100 AND WAS WONDERING IF THERE ARE ANY TRICKS OR TIME&COST CUTTERS ANYONE HAS RAN INTO REPLACING A HEAD GASKET ON THE LH(FRONT) HEAD ??????? ALSO IS IT NECESSARY TO SEND THE HEAD OUT TO HAVE CHECKED FOR WARPAGE ??? THANKS FOR ANY ADVICE
  17. Northstar engine builders in So Cal?

    HT4100 4.1, 4.5, 4.9
    Hello, I have a twin turbo northstar in an offroad car and need to find a shop nearby that does engine work. There is some bad rod knocking and it needs to be gone through. Does anybody know of a shop in So Cal that can do this? I know one place, but they want way way too much to do the work...
  18. 94 northstar swap

    Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    I need a new engine for my 94 eldorado (y). I found a 05 with ecm and transmission complete. What do I need to put this in my car.
  19. [92 seville SLS] Possible starter problem??

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    My car has been acting up lately mainly after driving it and then stopping. I will try to start the car it will click, and do nothing. The radio and display will turn on but the car wont start. I'll try for a couple times and then most of the time it will start up no problem. Yesterday was...
  20. Ready to rebuild-best source for tserts and bearings

    Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    My original Nstar engine is under a tree, pulled it 3 years ago from head gasket woes. Bought a used one and instead of just installing it, I stripped it down to re-ring and re-bearing it. Bearings/rings are $$$ I found oh well. I have the Kent moore sert kit, gaskets-seals- bolts etc. Need...
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