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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. Factory CD changer connect

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    How does the Factory CD changer connect to the Factory radio? I have the Bose stereo but when i got the car someone had moved and changed the CD changer from that little nook in the trunk to right next to the rear right shock and replaced it with a 10-disc. On the interior there was a manual CD...
  4. kill story

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    so this morning, i was driving to work, still dark and everything then i see a darker spot on the road, i assumed it was tar or whatever, so i didn't pay too much attention to it, at first. but when i got closer, i realized it had a shadow.. and a beak... and while i was braking to avoid it, i...
  5. Short A/C Story, and Question.

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    02 ext 89,xxx so i go to turn on my ac and it doesnt work. put it up on the lift and found a surprize! my ac serp belt was broken and hanging, just waiting to be wrapped up in the main belt...easy right??? hmmm...theres an awfull lot of oil down here...whats up. well, the tensioner for the...
  6. Has your battery ever mysteriously died? Check out my story!

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 2007-2014
    Well first off, this is just wierd...but anyways have a read. I own on '07 awd full jam minus the power steps. When I first bought it after a couple of months I went to the garage to leave in the morning and the truck was completely dead. I put the charger on it, took it to the dealer and...
  7. STS-V Attention Story

    Cadillac STS-V Series Forum
    I had an interesting day last week. I had pulled into a Sonic Drive in. Behind me pulled in a 1960 Seville. As I was ready to drive away, the 60 started honking and pointing for me to pull over. We parked side by side for about 45 minutes, looking over each other's Caddy's. There was a...
  8. Happy Speedometer Story

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    I am a proud new owner of a 03 escalade esv but it didn't start that way. Here's my story! Last Sat. I talked my wife into this cadi. She wasn't as thrilled about the purchase as I was but it was a done deal. She was driving it home following me down the expressway. All of the sudden she starts...
  9. HAHAHAHA I hate rat dogs (a V story)

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    I hate "rat" dogs and as I was pulling into my complex a woman was walking a pair so I waited for them to cross. When they were "clear" and behind me, I GUNNED IT!!!:eek: I look in the rear view and the lady is wrapped up in leash's. :thumbsup: B&B full up system with an "X" pipe.
  10. Another Misfire Story

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    I have a '98 that had a coil issue last summer. I swapped the coil and the car ran perfect for about two months then started to slowly misfire again when idling until it degraded and started to run quite rough. I didn't feel like redoing the coil again in the cold so I let the car sit for 6...
  11. My story, and question about V bumpers

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Hey all, some 88 year old man driving a 1999 Ford Escort backed into my CTS today. I was parked legally on the side of the street, and went to the library to do some work. I came back an hour later, and saw this guy's rear bumper planted into my front bumper. My front license plate bracket was...
  12. Service Ride Control Success Story

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    I bought my 2003 Escalade EXT back in January of 2006. Up until about 6 months ago my ride control was fine. I then heard the air compressor running constantly for about a only shut off when the vehicle was turned off. I knew it couldn't be good. As I feared the compressor stopped and...
  13. wants your Catera story and/or repair log

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    If you have a Catera and either a story or a repair log, will post up your story and/or log of repairs so you can share your aggravations with the world and laugh together about how unreliable these Cats are.
  14. Finally decide to tell my story (you'll wanna read this)

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Deciding to sell my TT350Z has been kicking me ever since the day I decided to buy a CTS-V. Much of which is my fault, which was hard to say, but true none the less. I am not one for cars in stock form so right off the bat I was looking for a good platform to start with and came across a...
  15. Interesting story

    Cadillac STS Forum 2005 through 2012
    So, I went to lunch the other day and pull up into a parking lot and park. As I push the button to kill the engine I feel this hard jerk at the same time I push the button. So Im like "What the hell was that?" So I turn the car back on and turn it off again and nothing. So at this point I...
  16. Leasing story

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    Hi all, My name is John Stoll from The Wall Street Journal. I cover GM for the paper and am doing a story on leasing and Cadillac's current leasing offers, or lack of leasing offers. I'm talking to a lot of people and dealers who say the deals just aren't competetive with other luxury brands...
  17. True story

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Being in the mood I feel like shearing a nice experience with everyone. Last weekend I was going with a friend to a place in the fjords to round up sheep for the winter from the mountain. Being a city boy we thought this would be a cool thing to do. Leaving work early since we had to catch a...
  18. awesome story - damaged my V and fixed it :D

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    This just made my week... So it was raining in Houston today... POURING... and i'm driving up 45 from downtown at about 8:30. Cardboard box flies off the truck ahead of me, and at 75mph in a straight line there was no way i was going to slam on my brakes with the rain POURING down. cars on...
  19. Boy do I have a story for you,regarding Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash's 65 Caddy

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    So,I have a friend who is a bit of a collector,mostly pre war and war time automobiles,but he has one special post war vehicle that he will work on restoring.He has what I believe is a 1965 Cadillac Sedan DeVille that was once owned by Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash.Actually,I'm sure the car...
  20. Story of a Toe-Tagged Vietnam Vet

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    One of the more colorful characters in our county...