2004 Cadillac Escalade Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Cadillac Escalade
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2004 Cadillac Escalade ProblemsDaytime Running Lights are Prone to Burning Out
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.
The inside and outside door handles are prone to breaking.
The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
2004 Cadillac Escalade QuestionsCould the instrument panel be causing the car to rough idle and shut off? (1 answer)
the vehicle turns on but then shuts off and the instrument panel it's not working what could it be
2004 Cadillac Escalade RecallsRear Seat Belt for Smaller Passengers May Not Fit Correctly
The second row center seat belt routing may make it difficult to position correctly on smaller passengers. If the seat belt rides up to fit around the abdomen, the risk of internal injury is increased in a crash. Dealers will cut the guide loop, remove a portion of the loop, and the remaining sides should be folded over and secured with a retainer. The recall began July 21, 2005. The GM recall number is 05037.
The hydro-boost housing relief valve bore may be out of specification. The seal may fracture as a result, which may reduce braking assist and slightly increase the steering effort while braking. Under certain conditions, more braking effort will be required to stop the vehicle. Dealers will replace the hydro-boost relief valve. The recall began June 18, 2004. The GM recall number is 04004.