2002 Cadillac Escalade Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Cadillac Escalade

2002 Cadillac Escalade Problems

Power Door Lock Actuators May Fail

The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.

"No start" due to anti-theft system failure
The anti-theft system may fail causing a no start condition, the security light may illuminate. Our technicians tell us that the ignition switch may need to be replaced to correct this fault.
Front/Rear Differential May Develop Noise Due to Worn Bearings

The front or rear differential may develop an abnormal noise due to worn bearings or another internal fault. Our technicians tell us that a complete overhaul of the affected differential is commonly necessary to correct this condition.

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2002 Cadillac Escalade Questions

front climate control, cd player, reverse tilt mirrors, and lights in settings (1 answer)

the front climate controls, cd player, reverse tilt programming, and the lights on the settings control panel all stopped working at the same time. what would cause that?

What are the signs of intermenstrual cluster going out (1 answer)

Wiper blades does not work that heating and air system does not work battery light stays on

Rt front brake locks up@slow speed I replaced hubs and bearings still does it?? (1 answer)

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2002 Cadillac Escalade Recalls

Recall 04V129000
ON CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE GALVANIZED STEEL TAILGATE SUPPORT CABLES THAT RETAIN THE TAILGATE IN THE FULL OPEN (HORIZONTAL) POSITION MAY CORRODE, WEAKEN, AND EVENTUALLY FRACTURE. IF BOTH CABLES FRACTURED, THE TAILGATE WOULD SUDDENLY DROP AND STRIKE THE TOP SURFACE OF...
Pinch Points May Exist On Rear Folding Seats

Two potential pinch points exist on the second row seats when the head restraints are folded rearward and the seat back is folded down. If a person were to insert their finger(s) into the pinch point, it could trap and pinch the finger(s) causing injury. Dealers will install protective covers over the pinch points. The recall began November 22, 2002.

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2002 Cadillac Escalade Reviews

my escalade has been a great less expensive than you would expect to maintain..took a trip from sac to utah and spent 140.00 on gas...not bad since in my 4 cylinder alero we spent 60.00

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