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Reported by Charlie705 and 5 others for the Cadillac Escalade

Oil was dripping from Oil Pan Gasket.
Replace Oil Pan Gasket & Seal.

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One or more fuel injectors may become stuck closed causing an engine misfire  and the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Our technicians tell us that this problem can be caused by some fuel additives. There are special procedures which may be able to restore the affected injector. If this fails the affected injector must be replaced.

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Reported by Sunbird7 for the Cadillac Escalade

A/C condenser cracked in 4 places. Have to replace as well as well as the on/off switch stopped working.

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Reported by Spro and 6 others for the Cadillac Escalade

Loss of all electical power to vehicle as though battery failure. After checking battery connections by simiple movement of the cable at the battery, power would restore. after several attemps to pinpoint the power loss( clean and tighten cablels)was able to verify negative cable as the problem. The crimped conection at the battery end is loosing contact. I re-crimped the end and the problem ended for about a month. It started doing the same ...

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The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Our technicians tell us the misfire may or may not be felt while driving. They further recommend that both cylinder heads be removed and thoroughly inspected and repaired as necessary.

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Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

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Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

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The front or rear differential may develop an abnormal noise due to worn bearings or another internal fault. Our technicians tell us that a complete overhaul of the affected differential is commonly necessary to correct this condition.

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The inside door handles are prone to breaking.

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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.

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The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine  with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.

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The keyless entry system may stop working. Our technicians tell us the key fobs and keyless entry receiver may need to be replaced to correct this fault.

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The alternator may fail causing the battery to go dead, or an abnormal noise may develop. The dash warning light may or may not illuminate. A failed alternator will require replacement.

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The transmission may develop a harsh 1-2 shift and/or illumination of the Check Engine Light with code P1870 stored. This can be caused by wear of the bore for the TCC isolator and regulator valves in the valve body. This condition does not commonly occur until the transmission reaches normal operating temperature. If the valve body is worn, replacement will be necessary to correct this concern.

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Power brake systems using "hydro-boost" may leak power steering fluid from the hydro-boost unit located behind the brake master cylinder. Replacement of the hydro-boost unit is the common repair to correct this concern.

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