2013 Cadillac XTS Recalls
RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 5 official 2013 Cadillac XTS recalls. Find out if your 2013 Cadillac XTS needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.
The mechanism that applies the parking brake may not release fully when disengaging it. The brake pads can stay applied and overheat, causing a fire hazard.
Recalls on your Chevrolet or Cadillac must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors notified known owners of affected vehicles beginning in October, 2014. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The General Motors recall number is 14471.
The air bags may not deploy in a crash because of a software error set from the factory.
General Motors began notifying owners of affected vehicles in September 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The General Motors recall number is 14532.
The brake booster pump relay connector can melt and possibly catch fire.
As of this writing General Motors has not released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a reasonable time and feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14062.
The brake lights may flash without the brakes being applied. Additionally, the cruise control may disengage unexpectedly.
General Motors will begin notifying owners of the affected vehicles on June 7, 2013. If your brake lights and/or cruise control are working erratically, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 13158.
The rear seat head restraints may not properly lock in the upright position after being folded forward. In the event of a crash, a folded head restraint may not provide the neck protection it was designed for.
General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning November 12, 2012. If you are experiencing problems with the rear seat head restraints, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.