1990 Cadillac DeVille Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Cadillac DeVille

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1990 Cadillac DeVille Problems

Transmission Fluid Leak From Cooler Line

The rubber section of an automatic transmission cooler line may develop a fluid leak . In some cases the leaking section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this concern.

Car Won't Start and Security Light is On

Problems with the 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 the key and ignition lock cylinder must be replaced to correct this condition.

Erratic Fuel Gauge Operation

It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.

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1990 Cadillac DeVille Questions

My car idles so rough , like it's receiving shock treatments. (2 answers)

It's two months now since the engine bay was washed on my 90' Cad. and it still idles and surges to much to drive safely. Why isn't there a mechanic that can figure out what electrical component got wet. Ten mechanics and none of them know anything !

engine bay was washed now car idles to rough to be driven (1 answer)

car is getting fuel, spark, air,etc. what could have gotten wet to do this.? Seven different mechanics said they don't know what it is wrong with it.

Is there a way to reset the fuel reader if it reading (F) all the time on a 1986 (1 answer)

It's a 1986 Cadillac deville, the fuel indicator was blinking and Empty sign . I replaced a fuse now it's constantly reading the fuel is Full.

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1990 Cadillac DeVille Recalls

Recall 90E043004
THREADED INFLATOR COMPONENTS MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED DURING ASSEMBLY WHICH MAY ALLOW COMPONENTS TO SEPARATE WHEN INFLATOR RECEIVES A SIGNAL TO DEPLOY THE AIR BAG.

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1990 Cadillac DeVille Reviews

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THE CAR IS DieD OVER NIGHT one THE CLOCK light STAYS ON WHEN I TURN OFF THE IGNITION. IT HAS THE WRONG BATTERY IN IT. THE CLOCK SET FOR THE HOUR DOES NOT WORK. IS THAT WHAT DRAINS THE BATTERY? Other than that it runs very good. One time owner I have not registered the car yet I would be the second owner to it!!! after today it may have an extra 100 miles added.
MY DAUGHTER GAVE ME HER 1990 CADDY DEVILLE WHEN ME JEEP LET ME DOWN.IT WAS RUNNING PERTTY ROUGH WHEN I GOT IT,BUT NOW I HAVE WORKED ON IT AND IT IS RUNNING GREAT BUT,THE SERVICE LIGHT IS ON AND IT HASENT GONE OUT BUT TWICE.I REALLY LOVE THIS OLD CAR BUT THE LIGHT IS WORRING ME.
bought it 2 years ago 165k 1 family car brfore i bought it. was maintained very well. i have put 20k on it with no major repaires. i get 19 mpg when careful..i love it

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