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.
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2002 Cadillac Escalade
2002 Cadillac Escalade Problems
The steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
The daytime running lights are prone to burning out. Our technicians tell us that the light sockets may show signs of heat damage but usually are OK. Always be sure to use the correct replacement bulb for the best life expectancy.
2002 Cadillac Escalade Recalls (Recent)
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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.
Summary: 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 THE REAR BUMPER.Learn more »
2002 Cadillac Escalade Questions and Answers
my power steering fluid is leaking
In a previous I question, I asked about a leak of power steering.I used Lucas power steering fluid. It seemed to help. If this does not correct the problem, and it is 1 of the 3 possibilities, h...
The seal on the hydroboost is leaking. I tried using Lucas power steering product. It did not stop the leak. Does the entire unit have to be replaced or can you just put a new seal in?
I've used 1 small bottle and 1 large bottle of Lucas power steeering stop leak. I am still having to put the same amount of fluid in every other day for 3 weeks to keep the level where it nee...
10 seconds after car is started abs & parking brake lights come on