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  1. 1985 Eldorado with engine and stalling problems

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    I have an 85 Eldorado here in Houston,TX I’ve been putting work into the past couple years, next gas tank, transmission, brakes, water pump etc. And can’t keep the car running without running hot and falling dead. Idk what’s wrong with it and don’t have anyone to look at it that knows what there...
  2. p0481

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    So I searched and could not find the answer to this problem. My service engine soon light came on and my car could not switch my fans into high speed, so my car could not cool off. I would get to 230 and it would stay there. I took it to the mechanic today and he found that the main 30a fuse...
  3. misfire

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    hey guys whats up been tracking a miss for some time now,after changing plugs coil casettes intake manifold gaskets on my 2000 eldorado i narrowed down to a bad ecm. if i put 12 volts of juice to the push in connector on front bank coil casette it clears the misfire,only problem is it comes back...
  4. Having a problem with a OBD system diagnostic trouble code ( P O 1 1 3 ) . ? ? ?

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Hi , how are you ? I am new to the forum . I have a 1998 Eldorado and I'm trying to get an inspection sticker for the car . The car's control head is not functional , so the hvac / defroster functions don't work in the car . The mechanic that I might be able to get an inspection...
  5. tempermental thermostat

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    Thanks in advance for reading this. I bought a 98 Deville 3 months ago w/ 125K miles. The only issue was a leaky radiator which I replaced. The issue now is that most of the time the temp runs 196 - 217, but once in a while it will get up to 240+ before it cools back down. Later I found out the...
  6. Throwng Code E40

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    Well my lady was driving it yesterday and she said "i thought you fixed the air?, i thought you got it running right??" turns out the ac i charged the day before quit working, and the car was REAL sluggish on take off. once going not so bad. it used a bunch of fuel for an hour trip. i got...
  7. 2010 CTS Lower engine shroud/cover falling off on the freeway

    2008-2013 Cadillac CTS General Discussion
    While driving on the freeway about 70mph, the lower engine shroud on my CTS came unbolted and the airflow pushed it down into the pavement and got half ground to pieces. Being away on vacation, we had to drive up onto a curb to get under the car and take off the last 3 bolts that were still...
  8. New timing chains at 62k, Should I sell??

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    So I figured I would share my crappy week with everyone. My check engine light came on and my mechanic said it was something that had to go to the dealer. I take it there and both timing chains needed to be replaced due to stretching. This requires taking the motor out of the car...Sooo...One...
  9. Intermittent engine problems with 1.9D - yellow engine light on

    Cadillac BLS Forum (Europe/South Africa) 2006-2010
    :ill:Anyone else experienced misfiring/no revs/starting then cutting out? My 06 BLS 1.9D has started to act up every once in a while and I can't find anyone prepared to look at it. I'm in North east so nearest dealer I know of is Bauer Millet 150 miles away and SAAB up here have been helpful but...
  10. New bearings, new rings, 1000 miles and still burning oil

    Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    Ok. I'm about 1000 miles into this rebuilt engine. Can anyone tell me why I would still be smoking? It smokes terribly when I downshift and anytime I am braking after exiting the interstate or after traveling at high speeds. 99 Seville STS. Here's what was done: Jakes head kit installed...
  11. I need a place to work on my car!!! Suggestions??

    Informal Lounge, Introductions, General Discussion
    I live in an apartment, far from my family and family house. I do LOVE to spent some quality time with my car and have some small projects and repairs. But the main problem is I don't have a place! Indeed this is a common problem in large cities as far as I know. Street is not a good option at...
  12. Power Window Module - Reflash??????

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I am doing some research on installing a driver's side power window module. One web site said that it needs to be reflashed/reprogrammed. I called a Cadi dealer in town and they said yes they can do it for $100. I then called my local ASE mechanic who was a Cadi tech for 20 years up to 2008...
  13. Fingers crossed everyone....picking up the Brougham after work.

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Okay, So in follow up to my earlier post about the slugfest that is my Brougham going up a hill....it's at the shop for a full tune up today. The mechanic took it for a drive up and down the escarpment access and said it was misfiring at lock-up, whatever that (lockup) means. I know I was...
  14. Need help!!!!

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I currently own a 05 Nissan Maxima loaded out with every option and I have been eyeballing a 05 black CTS with every option minus navigation. My Maxima has 60k miles on it and the CTS has 63k miles on it. My question is would anyone recommend trading into the CTS or keep the Maxima? My Maxima...
  15. New Power Steering box to 1993 Cadillac Fleetwood?

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    I am looking for a new and not rebuilt Steering box. Does anyone know where one might be able to find a brand new Steering box to a 1993 Fleetwood? Anyone with experience from rebuilt ones? As good as new?
  16. sts overheating problem

    Cadillac STS Forum 2005 through 2012
    Ok everyone im a pretty good mechanic and this car has me all confused....so two days ago I drove the car about 200 miles round trip and all of a sudden it just went all the way hot. pulled over and let it cool down started it and it was normal then went hot again. so I got home and I put...
  17. Suspension Diagnostic Codes

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    2000 Deville DTS, getting "Service Suspension System" & "Speed Limited to 90mph" messages. DTC codes are RSS C0582, C0584, & C0662. Is this likely just a bad sensor, or something else? Any help would be appreciated.
  18. 97 eldo. intake manifold leak?

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    my eldorado has 58,000 miles on it. My radiator recently blew the side tank off, never overheated etc. thermostat went bad. is it absolutely necessary to add the sealant tabs and the bar leak? because it was not done. And also does the hg have to be bad to have a leak? Can the intake manifold...
  19. 2010 Cadillac SRX Premium - CarFax

    Cadillac SRX Second Generation Forum 2010-2016
    I just purchased a pre-owned 2010 SRX Premium. The XM radio and the NAV system are really hosed. I was wondering if anyone would mind pulling a CarFax for me. VIN = 3GYFNCEY8AS505185 Thanks for your help.
  20. 98 Eldorado no cold air, HELP in Norfolk, VA.

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Hey guys, new member and 1st time post. I've had my Eldorado for about 6 years now and have had 0 issues until recently. I crank the AC up and nothing but warm air comes out. I thought I was low on R-134, so I had the system recharged. The mech. told me it wasn't that low on refrig, so he...
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