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2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT owner complaints.

Most Common 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Problems

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The daytime running lights are prone to burning out. Our technicians tell us that the light sockets may show signs of heat damage but usually are OK. Always be sure to use the correct replacement b...
A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal idle and possible stalling condition. Performing a throttle body service will commonly correct this concern.
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0 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Brakes Problems

1 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Drive Train Problem

Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.

3 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Electrical & Lights Problems

The daytime running lights are prone to burning out. Our technicians tell us that the light sockets may show signs of heat damage but usually are OK. Always be sure to use the correct replacement b...
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.

3 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Engine Problems

A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal idle and possible stalling condition. Performing a throttle body service will commonly correct this concern.
The throttle position sensor (TPS) on the Cadillac Escalade EXT is notorious for failure which causes: Check engine light Reduced Power message OBD trouble code P2135 This issue is related ...
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.

1 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Exhaust & Emissions Problem

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.

1 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.

0 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Maintenance Problems

1 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Miscellaneous Problem

Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.

0 Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2008 Cadillac Escalade EXT Problems & Complaints

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.
The daytime running lights are prone to burning out. Our technicians tell us that the light sockets may show signs of heat damage but usually are OK. Always be sure to use the correct replacement b...
The throttle position sensor (TPS) on the Cadillac Escalade EXT is notorious for failure which causes: Check engine light Reduced Power message OBD trouble code P2135 This issue is related ...
A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal idle and possible stalling condition. Performing a throttle body service will commonly correct this concern.
Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.
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