2004 Cadillac CTS Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Cadillac CTS

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2004 Cadillac CTS
$
242
to $
600
2004 Cadillac CTS
$
442
to $
1,010
2004 Cadillac CTS
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384
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655
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295
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506
2004 Cadillac CTS
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82
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188

2004 Cadillac CTS Problems

Front and Rear Light Bulbs may Fail Prematurely

The front and rear light bulbs are prone to premature failure. Our technicians tell us that the front bulbs can be very difficult to replace.

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

The Check Engine Light With Code: P0011, P0014, P0021, P0024, P0341, P0346, P0336, and/or P0391

Vehicles with certain V6 engines may illuminate the Check Engine Light one or more of the following codes: P0011, P0014, P0021, P0024, P0341, P0346, P0336, or P0391. Our technicians tell us that some vehicles may require a powertrain control module (PCM) software update to correct this issue. Other vehicles may have excess camshaft end play on one or both cylinder heads which will need to be corrected using special procedures outlined by GM.

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2004 Cadillac CTS Questions

Haven't touched the coils...still sputters (1 answer)

Car is still sputtering. Recently found a crack in the valve cover which is made of plastic. Tried to patch it. Did a smoke test but didn't see a leak anywhere. What could this be? Still no warning or engine light

My car sputters in idle and reverse, just changed spark plugs help! (1 answer)

I changed the spark plugs a few weeks ago along with the fuel injector sensor because the gas cap warning came on/engine light. There's no engine light or warning now but my car sputters horribly in idle and reverse please help!

What does it mean if my car does not crank and the key is stuck in the ignition? (2 answers)

When I turn the key back there is absolutely no power of any sort.

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2004 Cadillac CTS Recalls

Fuel Pump Failure And Leakage

The engine may stall and fuel may leak due to overheating of the electrical terminals in the fuel pump module, resulting in the melting of the flange material. Dealers will replace the fuel module and fuel tank jumper wiring harness free of charge to resolve the concern.

The Engine May Stall

The weight on the key ring and/or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine and increasing the risk of a crash. In the event of a crash, if the key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy as expected. Dealers will provide two replacement key rings, and vehicles with slotted keys will receive key inserts to correct this concern. Note: Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring.

 

Recall 10V105000
GENERAL MOTORS HAS NOTIFIED NHTSA OF A DEFECT IN CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2003-2007 CADILLAC CTS VEHICLES CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN OR ORIGINALLY SOLD IN CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHI...

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2004 Cadillac CTS Reviews

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based on 11 customer reviews
Bought the car new ten years ago and have not had any problems until last week (Friday the 13th)..was about 20 miles from home for an appt. and the ignition would not work. The key was stuck. A young man saw what was going on and seemed to know what to do and got the key out. The car started and when I got it in my garage the key was hopelessly stuck again. We are waiting for it to be towed...
I crash my 2004 cadillac cts bad my right front side is smash pretty bad how much would it cost total too fix?
What is up with the trunk lid, ity is so heavy the wind blew it shut on my head today and almost knocked me out? This should be recalled!

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