2011 Cadillac SRX Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2011 Cadillac SRX
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2011 Cadillac SRX ProblemsService Stability Message Due to Failed Steering Wheel Position Sensor
The steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.
The rear axle pinion seal may leak causing fluid loss and possible internal rear end damage. Replacing the faulty seal will commonly correct this concern.
A loose or worn gas cap could be cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
2011 Cadillac SRX QuestionsWhy are batteries in my FOBs used up every 2-3 weeks? Cause? (1 answer)
After replacing the batteries, each FOB, in turn, will stop working. In one it's every 2-3 weeks, in the other, 3 to 5 weeks. I have replaced about 4 different batteries, so I don't think it's the batteries. Dealership wants me to come in and spend $150 just to look at the problem...
We noticed the temperature was warming in the car and could not get the air to really cool down, even recycling the air in the car. Took it to a dealer in Marshall, Tx. They said the compressor is going out, not maintain enough.pressure to cool well. They added coolant and oil, seems to be wor...
2011 Cadillac SRX RecallsUnexpected Loss of Vehicle Control
The jam nut on the rear suspension toe adjuster link may not be tightened to the proper specification. A loose toe adjuster link could cause the vehicle to sway or wander at highway speeds and eventual failure of the link. This would cause an abrupt change in the vehicle's alignment increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the torque of both left and right rear toe link adjuster lock nuts, and replace the parts if there is evidence of damage or a loose link. The repair work will be done free of charge to resolve the concern.
The driver's and/or passenger's seat may suddenly drop to its lowest position because a bolt securing the height adjuster can fall out. This unexpected movement of the driver's seat could cause a distraction, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the height adjuster bolts in both front seats to correct this concern.
The transmission shift cable may have been improperly installed and could come out of its supporting bracket on the transmission. If this were to occur, the transmission may not go into gear properly, which could result in unexpected vehicle motion, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the shift cable for proper routing and that it is properly seated in the transmission cable bracket. The General Motors recall number is 11348.