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  1. Regarding our problem with peeling radio buttons...

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Does anyone here have a spare navigation radio and/or access to tools for taking precise measurements? I've been thinking of talking to a vendor to produce a protective film to cover the front surface of each button face...something similar to the thin adhesive films available for cell phones...
  2. Radio / NAV radio buttons chipping paint - how to fix

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    is there a fix for the NAV buttons all wearing off so u see the white plastic underneath??? these are all on the radio control on the main nav unit thanks Derek
  3. Catera Clear Coat

    Cadillac Catera and Cimarron Forum
    Hi Everyone, I own a 2001 Catera Sport... I have had it since new and its been great... I like to take extemely good care of it so when I notice something it bothers me. The other day I found a small piece of clear coat peeling of the plastic area below the high mount brake light on the...
  4. Adding Rear spolier FROM AFTERMARKET

    Cadillac STS Forum 2005 through 2012
    MY current 05 STS does not have a rear spolier. After seeing my exact car with one I want one. Does any one know if the aftermarket compaines are any good? I have seen painted to match spoilers for about 300 bucks. IM just worried about cheap paint peeling in a few years....
  5. Tinted tailights

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    i feel this must be my new mod:bigroll: that and a big brake kit....but anyway what would be the best way ???
  6. Lemoned V on this yours?

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V Performance Mods
    I know we have several members who have had their V lemoned and bought back by GM. This one says it was bought back for an "incorrect fuel guage". Hmm...that just doesn't sound like a good reason to lemon a car. But, their knowledge of this car appears to be lacking in that it is advertised with...
  7. Just a thought...maybee a easy fix for the peeling radio buttons???

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Well, I was thinking about it today and a rather simple idea popped into my head......what about clearcoat??? I mean, maybee not actual clearcoat, but something along the lines of it....even a dab of superglue spread evenly on the buttons would work, and if smooth enough would even give a little...
  8. is this covered under warrnaty?

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    the paint on my volume control knob on the steering wheel is peeling off,is this covered under warranty or will i have to spend $300 to get it replaced?
  9. Finally satisfaction !

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Well, after several phone calls to the GM and one to Cadillac I have found peace. All parts are in AND after laying it to Cadillac about the dealership giving me grief concerning the 2nd key and fob, I will not only have the headlights (peeling), rear bezel (leaks), the weather strip above...
  10. Located A Project

    Community Lounge, Introductions and General Discus
    my wife and I went to her grandparents farm today, all kinds of good stuff there... cows, trees, mounds of cow manure and the best a '77 Ford LTD, which belongs to the wife but was gifted to her uncle. I intend to reclaim it for the family and restore it...will take some work as it has been...
  11. New AC Compressor

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I was scheduled for my analog to digital upgrade on Thursday of last week. Well on Tuesday the AC started blowing a little warmer, then suddenly stopped blowing cold all together. I called the service advisor who told me to bring it in. The temp that day was only 105 degrees so I was a little...
  12. CTS V's seemed plagued by problems

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    I own a 2006 Corvette which has been absolutely flawless. My other two Corvettes have been great as well. I've been intrigued by the CTS-V and have been considering a new one until I've read some of the horror stories on this forum. For some owners it sounds like it has been a piece of junk...
  13. Interior Imperfection

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    Here are soem pics of thigns that aggrivate me in my interior....,Wood fading, Lamination on wood kit peeled off...(possible restain on laquer for temporary restoration until i buy a new kit?) and this rip in the leather that I have no idea how it happened. I need to know how to fix these.
  14. protective fillms?

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    What is the deal with the paint protection films that 3m makes. I have seen in some other forums people applying these to their cars for protection from chips and whatever. I am not familiar with these at all, but it does not sound to me that it can be that good for the paint. Maybe i am...
  15. Turbo, another quiet word - this time about brushed chrome rims

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    The one thing I absolutely HATE about the brushed chrome/aluminum whatever rims that my Cady has is the scratches and eventual peeling off of the clearcoat covering - looks like Hell when this happens. Is there anything I can do except take them off for refinishing, which never lasts more than...
  16. CTS Owners Survey: Headlights cracking/peeling problems

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I dont have much time in my schedule to be fighting this fight right now, but due to the recent interest on the forum, I'll go ahead and do it. I want to find out how many of our cars are suffering from the problem of cracking and/or peeling of the clearcoat on the headlights. To those of you...
  17. What's your biggest V-OCD

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    I like to have the tire pressure display all match. I need to have the G-Meter match How screwed up is that??
  18. Anybody want a VERY low milage 93 sixty special?!?!

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    This car has 89,000 kilometers, my 87 caddy has 152,000 kilometers which equals to 94,000 miles! So the sixty special has nothing for miles...
  19. Bose Radio in V

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Like many of you, I had to have the radio replaced because of peeling paint on the faceplate. What an idiotic design! Ever since, the radio does not seem to sound as good in any mode (CD. radio). I didn't notice it right away, but I remember the radio sounding amazing when the car was new. Are...
  20. 1984 Fleetwood 75 @ CW Coach Sales

    RWD 19xx-1984 DeVille and Fleetwood,1985-1996 Flee
    Does anyone know anything about this car? 7 Passenger. 52K mi. $1700