Cadillac SRX Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Cadillac SRX

Cadillac SRX Problems

Check Engine Light Due to Loose or Worn Gas Cap

A loose or worn gas cap could be cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.

Steering Wheel Position Sensor May Fail

The steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.

Sunroof May Not Work

It is not uncommon for the sunroof to work incorrectly or not at all.

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Cadillac SRX Questions

Why is my right rear toe end not working? I changed the knuckle and cant aligned (1 answer)

The wheels wanna kick out

What kind of gas should I be putting in it???..Unleaded or unleaded plus? (2 answers)

Just wondering which is better for this type of car?

Both rear inside tire treads are worn to the steal but outside of tire brand new (1 answer)

Looks like the problem has been going on for a while but I just noticed it. I got my tires serviced around New Years of this year and they didn't mention anything to me about a problem with my rear tires. I'm concerned my car may not be safe to drive.

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Cadillac SRX Recalls

Driver's Front Seat Not Anchored Securely

The driver's seat may not be securely fastened to the vehicle body due to an improper seat track being used during vehicle assembly. Dealers will inspect and replace affected seat track hook brackets free of charge to resolve the concern.

Unexpected Loss of Vehicle Control

The jam nut on the rear suspension toe adjuster link may not be tightened to the proper specification. A loose toe adjuster link could cause the vehicle to sway or wander at highway speeds and eventual failure of the link. This would cause an abrupt change in the vehicle's alignment increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the torque of both left and right rear toe link adjuster lock nuts, and replace the parts if there is evidence of damage or a loose link. The repair work will be done free of charge to resolve the concern.

Front Seat Height Adjuster

The driver's and/or passenger's seat may suddenly drop to its lowest position because a bolt securing the height adjuster can fall out. This unexpected movement of the driver's seat could cause a distraction, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the height adjuster bolts in both front seats to correct this concern.

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Cadillac SRX Reviews

Leased 2016 Cadillac SRX on April 9 th 2016. On April 11 th, 2016, with 517 miles, there was a major mechanical transmission failure. Third , fifth and reverse went out. The dealership in California rebuilt the transmission, but it failed a second time. Imagine making your first car payment while your car is in the shop getting repaired! Or paying for registration while you are driving a loane...
We two 2010 SRXs. One had major AC problems at 10K that took 5 visits to the dealer to fix. I also had to have all the wheel bearings replaced at 65K. The other SRX had the same bearing problem and now the head lights don't work, we think because of moisture. We have the extended warranties on both and now the dealer is saying the head lights are not included. And it isn't just the bulbs. ...
the below review is right on the money when it rains...i have the same problem..there is moisture in both of my headlights on the plastic part of the lights. water has somehow soaked into the the carpet of the passenger side only and it was a heavy rain day. i have no problem with the shift thank goodness.

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