Cadillac CTS Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Cadillac CTS

Cadillac CTS Problems

Steering Wheel Position Sensor May Fail

The steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.

Reverse Light Cover Panel comes loose and falls off

On the 2003's there is a plastic panel that covers the backup lights...it's about 1'X 3'...I guess it's common for these to just blow off. We just purchased the 03 CTS with only 41000 miles and had driven it for about 2 weeks when we noticed the panel was gone,exposing the backup lights. We choose to fix it right instead of trying to find a replacement at the salvage yard (since it seems to be design flaw because they about non exsistant). S...

SRS Light Due to Passenger Seat Sensor Failure

The passenger seat sensor may fail causing the SRS (airbag) light to illuminate. This problem has turned into a recall on some vehicles. Please contact you local dealer to see if your particular car is included. For more information on this recall, please click here»

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Cadillac CTS Questions

Front driver seat (electric) won't advance forward. (1 answer)

Stuck in furthest back position. Set up to glide back for ease of getting out when car is turned off. Motor makes sound but not move when attempting to go forward. Do motors make noise when they fail? How do I diagnose? Motors to raise and lower seat are fine. If I attempt to go bsckwards, motor ...

what do I need to do to get my brake lights working again? (1 answer)

I changed the brake light switch, bulbs, fuses and the brake light connectors. after changing all the it is still burning the fuses out. there is something in the wiring that causing it to burn out the fuses. I need some advice on what to do next

Could the c/b need to be changed ? I have checked the fuse under the back seat (1 answer)

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Cadillac CTS Recalls

Brake Pedal Rod May Fracture

The rod connecting the brake pedal to the braking system may fracture, resulting in loss of vehicle braking. Dealers will inspect the vehicle and replace any affected bracket free of charge to resolve the concern.

Engine Stalls From Electrical Module Short

The chassis electrical module can short due to internal contamination. This can result in the vehicle stalling. Dealers will replace the chassis electronic module free of charge to resolve the concern.

Fuel Pump Failure And Leakage

The engine may stall and fuel may leak due to overheating of the electrical terminals in the fuel pump module, resulting in the melting of the flange material. Dealers will replace the fuel module and fuel tank jumper wiring harness free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Cadillac CTS Reviews

What is up with the trunk lid, ity is so heavy the wind blew it shut on my head today and almost knocked me out? This should be recalled!
I have a 2003 cadillac cts and i have begin to hear a roaring noise that sounds like it is coming from the rear end. Took it to the dealership and they said it was my tires. Bought new tires and it is still doing the same thing.
I have a 2006 CTS with 95,000 miles. It has been burning through oil like crazy. Is this normal?

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