1997 Cadillac Catera Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Cadillac Catera
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Cadillac Catera is between $437 and $534 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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1997 Cadillac Caterascores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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The timing belt idler and/or tensioner pulley may fail, resulting in server engine damage. Cadillac has recalled certain 1997-2001 models to replace the timing belt and other related components as ...
The hot water control valve may develop a coolant leak resulting in engine overheating. A leaking valve should be replaced.
On the automatic transmission models, the shift lever may not shift completely into "Park". This can result in the key being stuck in the ignition lock cylinder. Care should be taken to insure the ...
Any specifics to change a flat tire
Since December 2014 Car has had the ignition coil replaced, pletnum gasket, valve gasket covers, ...
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March 13, 2010
My Catera has just over 100,000 miles on it. I love it. It is such a nice little car. We have had to fix a few little things, but it all has been normal maintainance. My husband owns our own mechan...