1998 Cadillac Eldorado Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Cadillac Eldorado

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1998 Cadillac Eldorado Problems

Rear of Vehicle May Ride to High or Low

The auto level ride compressor may fail causing the rear of the vehicle to ride to high or too low.

Oil Leak From Lower Engine Area

The engine may develop an oil leak from the lower crankcase portion of the engine block. Our technicians tell us that the engine must be removed from the vehicle to properly repair this oil leak.

Engine Overheating Due to Leaking Headgasket

Overheating of the engine may cause the cylinder head to expand, severely straining the head bolts and damaging the threads in the engine block. This commonly results in a blown head gasket. Our technicians tell us the engine block threads must be repaired before the cylinder head is reinstalled.

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1998 Cadillac Eldorado Recalls

Cadillac Recalls 1998 Deville and Eldorado Vehicles Due to Misrouted Wiring Near Throttle

Cadillac has recalled 1998 Devillle and Eldorado vehicles because the purge evaporate emissions wiring harness was improperly routed. This could interfere with the speed control and throttle linkage, and may cause the throttle to stay open. Dealers will inspect the harness for proper routing and then install a tie strap to the harness.

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1998 Cadillac Eldorado Reviews

Hello my name is Kirk...I own a 1998 Eldoradao ETC. Love the car, I've had it for over 13 or 14 years now, I was the 2nd owner. However,the car has been a money pit for me off an on over the years. But, sense I like the car so much, I always made sure it was maintain no matter what, moreover now I'm having a chronic issue with the ABS- electronic brake system. The system engages or cycles when ...

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