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  1. CTS First Generation Forum - 2003-2007
    For starters I’m new here. I’ve looked all over online and I keep getting mixed answers so hopefully someone here has had the same issue and can help me out. I recently bought a 2006 CTS 3.6 with 130,000 miles (got it for $400) I was told when I bought it that they took it to a dealership and...
  2. 2008-2013 CTS General Discussion
    Starting having the typical chain rattling about 2 weeks ago, then about a day after that started I believe timing became off because started to have really jerky/stuttering acceleration. Been driving still because this is my only way to and from work. Mechanic looked at it recommended an engine...
  3. SRX 1st Generation Forum - 2004-2009
    How can I tell which model of the VVT 3.6L I have in my 08’ SRX AWD ? When trying to order a timing chain set there’s a lot of options from Rockauto. They mention a silent upper unit and some come with gears and some don’t. None come with the VVT gear and some have chain link counts. How can I...
  4. 2008-2013 CTS General Discussion
    Hello every one new to the forum i have 09 cadillac cts 3.6 i made the mistake of hiring a moblie mechanic to save some money , i was having low oil pressure so i hired some guy to change the oil pump he charged me 700. So i gave him half to start the job just for labor i bought the new oil pump...
  5. Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion
    As a result of driving on LPG, I experienced compression leakage during cold run on cyl. #1. Both the inlet valves leaked as a result of burnt valves/seats due to lean mixture burning in cyl.#1 causing a higher combustion temperature. The lean mixture was a result of bleed air being mixed at the...
  6. Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 2007-2014
    I have a 2011 Cadillac Escalade hybrid 4wd, I had the timing chain replacement yesterday and I packed the old oil pump with Vaseline. After putting the car back together I turned the car on and the oil pump didn’t prime. I tried to prime it by pouring oil from the drivers side access bolt to the...
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