1997 Cadillac DeVille Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Cadillac DeVille

1997 Cadillac DeVille Problems

Power Window Regulators may Fail

One or more of the power window regulators (one in each door) may fail causing the window to fall into the door and not roll up.

Fuel Level Sensor Failure

It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.

Car Won't Start Because of Anti-Theft System That Uses Raised-Chip Key

Problems with the anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The the key and ignition lock cylinder must be replaced to correct this condition.

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1997 Cadillac DeVille Questions

How to Service Air Bag? (1 answer)

I'm getting message Service Air Bag with Computer code B1147. This indicates problem with Drivers side air bag system. How can this be fixed?

fuel system repair hours (1 answer)

does fuel rail connect to gas tank. are there fuel lines from rail to gas tank how many labor hours

Trying to remove door panel without hreaki mg clips (1 answer)

Just want to get window back up, went and stayed down this mornin but up doesn't work

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1997 Cadillac DeVille Recalls

GM Recalls 1995-1997 Models Due to Fuel Rail and Return Line Leaks

GM has recalled 1995-1997 Cadillac Deville, Eldorado, Seville, and Oldsmobile Aurora vehicles because the fuel rail and fuel system return line may crack and leak fuel. In the presence of an ignition source, a fuel leak may result in a fire. Dealers will replace the fuel rail and return line.

Recall 97V064000
THE ELECTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL MODULE OR THE ELECTRONIC BRAKE AND TRACTION CONTROL MODULE CAN CAUSE THE ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) TO CYCLE DURING A NON-ABS BRAKE APPLICATION.

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1997 Cadillac DeVille Reviews

think its a wonderful car,yes like any other mode of transportation it will require maintenance. I would say if one doesn't want to do repairs,buy new and trade early. These cars represent a time when this country made great products, the ride the comfort ,the extra horsepower when you need it all within your reach. Personally, I own two Devilles, and wouldn't trade them . I actually enjoy...
thanks for accepting my question, recently a penny fell into my cigarette lighter, I think it must have blown a fuse, where can I find the proper fuse? I do not smoke, but I need it for gps. thank you for your attentionb
a penny fell into the cig. lighter, I suspect a fuse, where can I find it.

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