1997 Cadillac Eldorado Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Cadillac Eldorado
Verified by mechanics, reported by drivers like you
Ask a mechanic in our community
Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator
1997 Cadillac Eldorado ProblemsCar Won't Start Because of Anti-Theft System That Uses Raised-Chip Key
Problems with 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 key and ignition lock cylinder should be replaced to correct this condition.
The trunk pull down switch may fail causing the trunk lid not to close completely. Our technicians tell us that the failed switch can be replaced without changing the complete pull down motor assembly.
The auto level ride compressor may fail causing the rear of the vehicle to ride to high or too low.
1997 Cadillac Eldorado QuestionsWhy does my car intermittently start? No problem codes or messages. (1 answer)
Car was fine then one month ago decided not to start. Dash lights come on normally in run position but when I turn key to start just check engine light and no sound at all. No codes, no messages, no nothing. Bought and installed new battery, car started and went to store. Came out and car would n...
1997 Cadillac Eldorado RecallsGM 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.