2005 Cadillac Escalade Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Cadillac Escalade

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2005 Cadillac Escalade
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278
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573
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27
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61
2005 Cadillac Escalade
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372
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352
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175
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256

2005 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.
Steering Wheel Position Sensor May Fail

The steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.

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2005 Cadillac Escalade Questions

thermostat on 05 Cadi Esc, the gauge panel shows far right, it's not overheating (1 answer)

Is it the electric panel, other things are off too, the battery registered dry or perfect, others are not lighting up either, but mostly worried about the overheating, new radiator 6/2015 problem just started 3 days ago, i'll turn off car restart later and it's fine, shows thermostat in ...

How to test blower motor resister pack? (2 answers)

Blower motor is working. I can't tell if the control is bad or the resistor pack under the dash.

I just had my tires rotated,how do I reset the computer ,so the tire monitoring alert go's off (1 answer)

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2005 Cadillac Escalade Recalls

Rear 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.

Gear Shift Indicator May Not Illuminate

Under certain conditions, the shift lever position indicator located in the instrument cluster may not illuminate. If the indicator does not illuminate, the driver may not know which gear the vehicle is in. This could result in the vehicle moving in an unintended direction, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will reprogram the instrument panel cluster to correct this concern. This recall is expected to begin on February 14, 2005. The General Motors recall number is 05023.

 

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2005 Cadillac Escalade Reviews

Never had major problem - have 54000 miles

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