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1992 Cadillac Eldorado Problems

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Most Common 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Problems

Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The key and ignition loc...
The trunk pull down switch may fail causing the trunk lid not to close completely. Our technicians tell us that the failed switch can be replaced without changing the complete pull down motor ass...
The auto level ride compressor may fail causing the rear of the vehicle to ride to high or too low.
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1 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Brakes Problem

The vacuum release actuator for the parking brake may fail, preventing the parking brake from releasing automatically. Our technicians remind us that there is a mechanical release lever on the par...

2 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Drive Train Problems

An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler ...
You may be able to prevent transmission problems by servicing the transmission and inspecting the fluid every 30,000 miles. If the fluid is dark or burned then the transmission system should be com...

4 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Electrical & Lights Problems

Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The key and ignition loc...
The trunk pull down switch may fail causing the trunk lid not to close completely. Our technicians tell us that the failed switch can be replaced without changing the complete pull down motor ass...
The head light switch may fail causing the head lights to become inoperative.

6 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Engine Problems

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians recommend replacing the fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump.
The fuel injectors may short out electrically causing a rough idle condition.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 30,000 miles and the spark plug boots should be checked for hot spots and cracks.

2 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Exhaust & Emissions Problems

The Engine Control Module (ECM) can fail causing stalling, and engine and transmission drivability concerns.
Excessive carbon build up in the engine combustion chambers may be the cause of a smog check failure due to excess NOx emissions. A "top engine" decoarbonization cleaning procedure will commonly co...

3 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

The air conditioning system can be prone to refrigerant leaks and failure of one or more pressure sensors. The AC pressure sensors should be checked for proper operation when ever the AC system is ...
The AC compressor may develop an abnormal noise or refrigerant leak, requiring replacement.
Our technicians highly recommend that the engine coolant be replaced every 30,000 miles.

1 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Maintenance Problem

Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.

0 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Miscellaneous Problems

2 Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Suspension & Steering Problems

The auto level ride compressor may fail causing the rear of the vehicle to ride to high or too low.
The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.

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Known 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Problems & Complaints

The auto level ride compressor may fail causing the rear of the vehicle to ride to high or too low.
Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The key and ignition loc...
The trunk pull down switch may fail causing the trunk lid not to close completely. Our technicians tell us that the failed switch can be replaced without changing the complete pull down motor ass...
The head light switch may fail causing the head lights to become inoperative.
The fuel injectors may short out electrically causing a rough idle condition.
The Engine Control Module (ECM) can fail causing stalling, and engine and transmission drivability concerns.
Our technicians highly recommend that the engine coolant be replaced every 30,000 miles.
Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
The EGR system control solenoid or valve may fail causing the check engine (SES) light to illiminate. Engine pinging on acceleration may also be noted if the EGR system fails.
An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler ...
The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians recommend replacing the fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump.
A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. This can result in an engine overheating condition. A leaking water pump will require replacement.
You may be able to prevent transmission problems by servicing the transmission and inspecting the fluid every 30,000 miles. If the fluid is dark or burned then the transmission system should be com...
The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.
The air conditioning system can be prone to refrigerant leaks and failure of one or more pressure sensors. The AC pressure sensors should be checked for proper operation when ever the AC system is ...
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