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  1. Remote Starter not a standard feature - Install Run Around

    Cadillac SRX Second Generation Forum 2010-2016
    When purchasing my SRX last month I was quite surprised that it was not equipped with a remote starter. Disappointed, but the dealership referred me to their "preferred" vendor to have the starter installed. I made the appointment, dropped the car off, went back to pick it up to be told that...
  2. An old dog found his way home.

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    I bought back the first car I was handed down, when I turned 16. My dad bought the car around 1997, when a local gas station that sold cars, was selling the land. They auctioned off all of the cars, and my dad was the only one to bid on this 1983 DeVille. He just bid on it for fun, and...
  3. New Caddy Owner

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    Hi guys, thought I make an appearance. Just brought a 2000 Catera Sport with 148k miles on it(yes alot I know, im amazed its still running myself after everything i've read here!). For the day I drove it, it rocks! and everything besides the heated seats work (will check fuses for them later)...
  4. Engine dies in Park but work in Drive

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    I have a 2001 Deville DTS with 85K miles on it. Today I got in the car, put the key in and started it. 3 seconds later the engine died. I took the key out and tried again same thing but now the steering wheel was going up and down, in and out without stopping and the lights on the dash where...
  5. Timing Chain Saga

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Ok, So here goes. My wife drives our '06 CTS 3.6l, we bought it new in Aug '06. The car has 68k miles on it and I maintain it meticulously, i.e. new oil every 6k(of course Mobil 1), air filters, etc. In June of this year she was driving to work, highway, and she feels the car buck and the...
  6. window pinch system

    Cadillac BLS Forum (Europe/South Africa) 2006-2010
    hello fellow caddy guys,having a bit of trouble with window bounce back [pinch]goes all the way up then goes 1/4 way down,i,ve tried all it says in the manual to no avail apparently you have to take it to a dealer to sort it out,can anybody help,much appreciated
  7. I think I know how you HT4100 owners feel.

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    For work, I drive a 2000 Chevrolet Astro AWD LS passenger van. It has 224k on it right now, it runs great, and on any given time, I've got about 1500 lbs of product in the back of it (everything aside from the front seats is removed). It's 4.3L V6 makes 190hp and 250 lb/ft of torque....which...
  8. Drove LS1Mike's Trans Am: Review and Pix / Bonus: billc83's '88 Allanté

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    LS1Mike lives within spitting distance of some friends on the Kitsap Peninsula across Puget Sound from Seattle. I make a trip to see them every year and attend the Bremerton Elks Car show.I met Mike at the show last year, and he told me if I came back this year, I could take his 2000 Trans Am...
  9. Drove the 2011 cts-v coupe today!!!

    2009-2015 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    our dealer got in a 2011 cts-v coupe today, WICKED SICK RIDE!!! far better than any caddy v produced, this car rides like a cushion of air and the power is amazing!!
  10. Drove a loaner '10 SRX - My observations

    Cadillac SRX First Generation Forum 2004-2009
    I took my '08 V6 RWD in for a dent repair, and got a new '10 for the day. Noticed some interesting differences in the newer model. - Styling is a personal thing, but the '10 makes my old SRX look like a slab-sided refrigerator. The lines are really crisp and modern, and none of those hang-on...
  11. So my Wife drove the V today for the first time.

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    When I wanted to buy the car, it sure was not a popular idea around here... hence my handle. Promises of sharing were made... in hopes of convincing her otherwise. ;) Have had it for awhile, but she has yet to want to drive it. When i brought it home, she liked the styling, the color, the...
  12. Finally Drove the CTSV, Feedback below, Now I just need to strike a deal

    2009-2015 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    I honestly like the car alot. Its so smooth and comfortable in the ride quality. Power is great and I love the looks. The handling was good and much better than a C63 or E63 but still no M5 beater NO WAY. So all the Youtube and reports saying the CTS beat the M5 was only on a closed race track...
  13. met ga_etc, ate Quiznos, test drove `99 ETC. Reviews inside.

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    Last Sunday night, me and ga_etc met up in Atlanta to test-drive each others cars. Mine is a 1993 Deville, and his is a 1999 Eldorado Touring Coupe (ETC) in Crimson Pearl Metallic with a tan interior. I had the protein craving from hell itself, and the only Quiznos still open was 26 miles away...
  14. Drove over pothole= dented rim= one mad cadillac owner.

    Cadillac STS Forum 2005 through 2012
    so i was going about thirty and hit a deep ass pothole....any ideas on where to purchase single wheel cheap? im not too fond of ebay so im checking my other options...
  15. Brakes were fixed..and squeaking again by the time I drove home!

    2008-2013 Cadillac CTS General Discussion
    I know the squeaking brakes have been addressed here in the past. But I just about laughed myself silly right out of the car. Months ago when I brought up the horrendous squeaking with the service manage he said it was 'normal' because of the brake material. Uh, OK, whatever. So I get them...
  16. Drove the BMW GT

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    I will not change my opinion about the appearance: it's ugly! Here a small review Exterior: let's not talk about that... Interior: as any BMW, good quality material, but no breathtaking design. I like it better than the current 5 series, and way better than the X6s cockpit. didn't play much...
  17. drove home in the slush tonight

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Yesterday our high temperatures were in the 70's, today we were about freezing and it snowed all afternoon. I went to church today at 1:30 and it was 32 degrees and snowing, by the time I left at 7:30 it was 7:30 and still snowing. My prediction was that the ground was warm and all of the snow...
  18. Test drove CTSV, couple of Q's:

    2009-2015 Cadillac CTS-V Performance Mods
    I'm coming from BMW M3's. 2 coupes and currently an 08 sedan, manaul. My current M3 is an incredible overall car, however I now have 2 kids under 2 so can really use the extra space. I cannot even take my 2 month old daughter in my car with my 2 year old, both seats do not fit :( Also, the...
  19. Drove the Autobahn, wishing for my V2

    2009-2015 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    So I spent a week in Germany and rented a BMW. My first time ever driving a BMW. The 2nd day it starts throwing a CEL and says that engine power has been reduced. The 3rd day the engine turns off while I am traveling about 50mph. Not a nice situation! Don't even get me started on AVIS Germany...
  20. Drove an '88 Town Car, luxury from my era.

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    So I met up with some friends yesterday for lunch across town, they both have Town Cars, one is a triple black '96 Signature Series and the other is a champagne colored '88. I rode in the '96 and drove the '88. I always liked the way those '80s Town Cars looked. They had the monumental...