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. The warranty has been extended on some of these units to 7 years or 70,000 miles.
Speedometer or Other Instrument Panel Gauge May Work Erratically on Cadillac Escalade
Average mileage: 5,102,013 (8,100–120,000,000)
38 people reported this problem
19 people shared problem details
2003 Cadillac Escalade150,000Visitor
The whole instrument panel would go out and when it came back on the gauges would be moving back and forth. I took it to dealership they said they reset the panel. It worked for a few days then went out and has not came back on. I have not clue how fast I'm going or how much gas is in the tank.
I had this problem and GM refused to fix because I had over 50K miles. I had to pay out of my packet to have this problem repaired. I am not upset because some defective parts were installed but they refused to have it fixed. Never will buy GM. They must understand its their problem passed on to a customer
2003 Cadillac Escalade170,000Visitor
Whole cluster randomly shuts off for awhile then comes back on then shuts off.
INSTRUMENT PANEL IS DEAD AND DOES NOT ACTIVATE UNTIL DRIVING FROM 2 TO 10 MILES; THEN COMES ON; HAD TO CHANGE THROTTLE BODY ASSEMBLY; BUT AFTERWARDS; INSTRUMENT PANEL GAUGE STILL ERRATIC AT 197000 MILES
2004 Cadillac Escalade62,000Visitor
Dashborad instrument oanel is erractic. Goes out completely then comes back on.
2004 Cadillac Escalade100,000Visitor
speedometer started working erratic and not at all sometimes cadillac shop found bad cluster an replaced,it
2006 Cadillac Escalade42,000Visitor
Tachometer stopped working. Too much money to fix.
The RPM gauge works sometimes. Sometimes it sticks and does not move.
2003 Cadillac Escalade190,000Visitor
oil gauge is read upside down
2004 Cadillac Escalade130,000Visitor
Oil pressure gauge needle moves from normal to zero pressure an back to normal within three seconds. Dealer can't find cause. Happens on occasionally dose not affect engine. Oil sump found to be.OK!
2003 Cadillac Escalade120,000,000Visitor
No panel lights at all.
Cluster goes out as well as headlights won't turn on. Then comes on in its own time
2004 Cadillac Escalade30,000Visitor
Speedo needle eratic and then stopped working altogether. Bought speedo servo kit and replaced all instrument cluster servos. Re-installed.
2004 Cadillac Escalade78,000Visitor
All gauges are not working correctly
2003 Cadillac Escalade47,514Visitor
Speedometer pegged, doesn't work at all! Needle as far as it can go !
2008 Cadillac Escalade104,000Visitor
instrumentation panel goes out, then comes back on - sometimes 6-10 times when driving. checked fuses, they were ok.
2004 Cadillac Escalade45,000Visitor
Australian zip codes only have 4 digits, so there is obviously a problem with your website. Speedo went berserk. Someone had tried to fix the cluster before and damaged the printed circuit wiring. Fixed the damage, and replaced all the servos while I was at it.
2004 Cadillac Escalade8,100Visitor
All my gages are messing up going beyond zero
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