2002 Cadillac Escalade Repair and Maintenance

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

2002 Cadillac Escalade Problems

Inside/Outside Door Handles May Break

The inside and outside door handles are prone to breaking.

Speedometer or Other Instrument Panel Gauge May Work Erratically

The speedometer or other instrument panel gauge may begin to work erratically at times. Our technicians tell us that the instrument cluster must be sent to a repair facility to correct this fault. The warranty has been extended on some of these units to 7 years or 70,000 miles.

Heating and AC Temperature and Air Delivery Mode Door Actuators May Fail

One or more heater & AC (HVAC) air delivery and/or temperature mode door actuator may fail. This can result in incorrect air delivery or temperature. If this occurs, fault code(s) stored in the HVAC control module should be available to assist with diagnoses.

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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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