2011 Cadillac CTS Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2011 Cadillac CTS

2011 Cadillac CTS Questions

We are getting very frustrated. We purchased a 2011 CTS with 61,000 miles in (1 answer)

Early December. Since then, the engine light came on and it was a spark plug cable. Then the check engine light came on again and it was the solenoid. The tire sensor gauge has come on 3 times and now it's at the dealership because the water pump went out. Any suggestions? Did we purchase a l...

Front driver seat (electric) won't advance forward. (1 answer)

Stuck in furthest back position. Set up to glide back for ease of getting out when car is turned off. Motor makes sound but not move when attempting to go forward. Do motors make noise when they fail? How do I diagnose? Motors to raise and lower seat are fine. If I attempt to go bsckwards, motor ...

My 2011 cts coupe has a no crank no start and no ecm communication (1 answer)

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2011 Cadillac CTS Recalls

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.


Roof Rail Air Bags May Deploy Unexpectedly

The roof rail air bags may deploy unexpectedly due to excessive vibration from the vehicle's drive shaft. Dealers will replace the rear drive shaft assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.

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2011 Cadillac CTS Reviews

based on 4 customer reviews
2011 CTS with 29,000 miles. Steering wheel was loose, lots of play. They had to replace the control arm. Got the car back and steering wheel is cocked about 8 degrees to the right, not dead on center. Brought it back multiple times. Finally they had to replace the entire steering rack. Should not happen on a car with 29K miles
drive train driveshaft had to be replaced, $300 to replace headlight. bumper had to come off. 3.6 V6 12.5 city 19 highway take fuse out of awd system and can get 16.8 city and 22.5 highway. Chrome rims are junk rim leaks on all four rims, dealer says tires, Tire store shows me the rims they take tires off and rims look like they are contaminated or bad castings, they wire wheel them put tires o...
its from timing chain stretch on 3.6 DI pedal is very sensitive. GM is extending coverage to 120,010. miles or 5 more years. fuel millage on mine is 14mgp due to timing off. code dealer has replaced hundreds of timing chains.

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