Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
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Most reported 2002 Cadillac DeVille problems
The steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.
The high-pressure power steering lines are known to leak.
One or both transmission output shaft seals may leak. Our technicians tell us that worn bushings inside the transmission could be the cause of the damaged seals. Our technicians tell us that if a bushing is worn, excess play will be noted where the drive axle attaches to the transmission.
The alternator may fail causing the battery to go dead, or an abnormal noise may develop. The dash warning light may or may not illuminate. A failed alternator will require replacement.
Just started last week. This warning has always lit up if I make a sudden stop, but then goes away. Last week it did not go away and now stays on all the time, even though the coolant level is fine.