2004 Cadillac SRX Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Cadillac SRX

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2004 Cadillac SRX Problems

Failure of Front Turn Signal and DRL Bulbs

The front turn signal and and daytime running light bulbs are prone to premature failure. Our technicians tell us that these bulbs can be very difficult to replace.

Sunroof May Not Work

It is not uncommon for the sunroof to work incorrectly or not at all.

Service Stability Message Due to Failed Steering Wheel Position Sensor

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

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2004 Cadillac SRX Questions

I have 128K miles. Say I need new strut, hoses, transmission flush. (2 answers)

I've kept it up with tune up, new tires, brake pads, spark plugs. Say need trottle body should be done, radiator hoses, brake lines are rusty. Transmission service and transfer case service. Front right strut needs to be replaced. Plus, some kind of leak, but no oil is leaking on driveway. ...

Both rear inside tire treads are worn to the steal but outside of tire brand new (1 answer)

Looks like the problem has been going on for a while but I just noticed it. I got my tires serviced around New Years of this year and they didn't mention anything to me about a problem with my rear tires. I'm concerned my car may not be safe to drive.

Service Abs, stability, traction control came on 103000 miles (2 answers)

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2004 Cadillac SRX Recalls

The Engine May Stall

The weight on the key ring and/or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine and increasing the risk of a crash. In the event of a crash, if the key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy as expected. Dealers will provide two replacement key rings, and vehicles with slotted keys will receive key inserts to correct this concern. Note: Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring.

 

Recall 08V527000
GM IS RECALLING 17,301 MY 2004 CADILLAC SRX VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AN AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES HAVE A CONDITION IN WHICH THE TRANSMISSION SHIFT LEVER CAN BE MOVED FROM THE "PARK" POSITION WITH THE IGNITION "ON" AND WITHOUT THE OPERATOR DEPRESSING THE BRAKE PEDAL OR, IN SOME...
Brake Engagement Delayed

The anti-lock braking system (ABS) may delay response of the braking system for over a second. This can cause longer stopping distances and risk an accident. Dealers will reprogram the ABS traction control system controller free of charge to resolve the concern.

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2004 Cadillac SRX Reviews

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based on 10 customer reviews
This is the worst car I have ever owned! The first year it was actually (not an exaggeration) in the shop more than not. Since then it has been in the shop on average six times a year. The latest is that the key won't come out of the ignition when the car is off. Now it is costing me another thousand dollars to replace the shifter. I have spent at least ten thousand dollars on fixing this car a...
Sunroof is stuck closed. Leaks when it rains. Passenger seat heater failed. Front signal lights burned out, hard to replace. Power steering system failed. Leaks oil into the oilpan.
Winding comming from rear give it the gas it gets louder

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