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Cadillac Repair: 1996 Sedan deville, climate control, word history
climate control, word history, spark plugs: Perfor this procedure using the buttons on your climate control panel and the FAULT CODES will appear on your fuel data display. 1. Ignition switch ON. Engine OFF. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER (^)(fan up) buttons on the climate...

Cadillac Repair: 1996 STS Cruise and wipers, unrelated systems, wiper switch
unrelated systems, wiper switch, cruise control: Brett, First place to look for inoperative wiper delay is the timing board located under the motor cover. As far as the two unrelated systems both having something in common, you re probably referring to the multi-function switch on the turn signal lever....

Cadillac Repair: 1997 Cadillac Deville, release latch, tension bars
release latch, tension bars, cadillac deville: There is a release solenoid cable on the underside of the trunk lid. Follow it back to the solenoid as the solenoid and or the release latch may need to be lubricated. When you release the trunk lid it should pop open a couple of inches, If it does NOT...

Cadillac Repair: 1997 Cadillac deville leaking coolant, coolant level, head gaskets
coolant level, head gaskets, head gasket: Jemel, First things first. Find and repair the leak. No sense in even trying to diagnose the cooling system until it will hold water. You could be lucky, it might only be a heater hose. Once fixed, run the engine and see if it overheats. It may not. The whole...

Cadillac Repair: 1997 Eldorado codes, pcm data, climate control
pcm data, climate control, question thanks: 1. Re-enter diagnostics and when you see PCM? 2. Push and release the HI button and you will see PCM data?. 3. Continue to push and release the LO button until you see PCM CLEAR CODES? 4. Push and release the Hi buttonnd you will see PCM CODES CLEAR....

Cadillac Repair: 1997 Sedan Deville w/Northstar motor, tow truck driver, visible signs
tow truck driver, visible signs, computor: Hi Luke, When a car takes a jolt like that its really tough to say what is the problem. My first thoughts are the fuel pump and the engine computor. But what needs to be done is have someone test for fuel, spark and injector pulse. Knowing what isn...

Cadillac Repair: 1998 A/C Eldorado, gauge wires, gauge wire
gauge wires, gauge wire, heavy gauge: Hi Lawrence, With the A/C it could be a sensor, a freon leak or something else...there really isn t anyway for me to sit here and say without testing. As for the blower not working. I would say that if you have never had the blower...

Cadillac Repair: 1998 Cadillac Seville, 1998 cadillac seville, crankshaft sensor
1998 cadillac seville, crankshaft sensor, cadillac seville: If either sensor was faulty the CHECK ENGINE light would be illuminated. Check your fuel pressure and fill the gas tank with gas and add a can of DRY GAS or similar product just in case you got a load of water. after you use half of the gas in the fuel...

Cadillac Repair: 1998 cadillac, factory shop manuals, local library
factory shop manuals, local library, cadillac: Hi Anthony, I do but unfortunately this site doesn t allow the posting of pictures. However if you ask autohelp he can send a picture through a different way. Otherwise I would suggest going to your local library and they sometimes have factory...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville, aftermarket stereo, unrelated systems
aftermarket stereo, unrelated systems, cadillac deville: Detron, The problem you have is one that more an more people are having. The OEM stereos are getting more integrated into the vehicle s various systems. And for that reason, when someone replaces an OEM stereo with an aftermarket one, it s often a crap-shoot...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Escalade, throttle positioning sensor, intermittent fault
throttle positioning sensor, intermittent fault, cadillac escalade: Is or has the check engine light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and if so, What CODES did your mechanic get from the computer ?. Possible faults: 1. Intermittent fault in throttle positioning sensor. 2. Blackish residue buildup on and...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Seville coolant leak, head gasket failure, cadillac seville
head gasket failure, cadillac seville, seal tabs: Hi R, Unfortunately the Caddy Northstar engine has alot of problems...if it doesn t leak oil from the main bearing area the threads are pulling for the head bolts and causing the head gasket to leak. I have heard good results by changing the head gaskets...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac STS Electrical Problem, 1999 cadillac sts, fuse boxes
1999 cadillac sts, fuse boxes, cadillac sts: Sounds like an intermittent fault within the electrical ignition switch located on the transmission or corrosion at the batter cable where it attaches to the starter or where the RED wires from the battery go yo the main terminal connectio near the underhood...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 DeVille License Plate Light, plastic nuts, trunk pull down
plastic nuts, trunk pull down, license plate light: Hi Jon, I don t have a manual for your car at home and I haven t had to replace any bulbs like that on your model. About the only things I can suggest are to remove the license plate and see if there are any screws behind it that can be removed to...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 DeVille Torque Converter Clutch, torque converter clutch, tcc solenoid
torque converter clutch, tcc solenoid, clutch system: All you need to do is remove the old solenoid and test it to be sure it is faulty and replace it with a new one.. You do NOT need a converter overhaul. Some repair facilities can get the side cover off without removing the transmission, Check around...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Eldorado 200,000, steering colum, cylinder lock
steering colum, cylinder lock, question thanks: Replacing the steering column will NOT fix your problem. What you need is PICTURES and PICTURES with DIRECTIVES in order to diagnose your problem and PICTURES are NOT allowed on this person s website. The only person that i know of where you can get this...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Seville STS ignition, seville sts, fuel pump relay
seville sts, fuel pump relay, dash lights: Faulty cam sensors would have illiminated the CHECK ENGINE light, So they were most likely OK and did not need replacement. The possibilities are: weak battery. Faulty ignition circuit. Weak fuel pump. Try turning the ignition key to the ON, OFF,ON,OFF,...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Seville STS probs, head gasket failure, seville sts
head gasket failure, seville sts, engine coolant: If the block was cracked wouldnt I get some engine notification?? NO. Wouldnt they check the engine oil to see if there was contaminate in the fluid? I doubt it. If it is indeed a head gasket failure how hard is it to do on a STS? IT IS NOT EASY. ...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 Cadillac DeVille: Crazy Electrical Problem, shaft sensors, crank shaft
shaft sensors, crank shaft, master mechanic: could this problem have existed when I drove off the lot 30 days ago (no warranty) while the Service Engine light had just been reset ...a condition of the sale that this light would be taken care of. ABSOLUTELY. The first thing you need to do is...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 STS, accumulator, plumbing
accumulator, plumbing, job: David, Considering the job pays 1.4 hours, I m betting you need to discharge/recharge the A/C system. I m not intimately experienced with this particular job but I CAN tell you that at times, it IS possible to get around major things like this. You have...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 STS Parking Brake, solenoid, linkage
solenoid, linkage, sts: Warren, Any E-brake release has two main components; the release actuator (vacuum or electric), and the linkage that connects it to the E-brake pedal assembly. If the actuator is working but the pedal is not releasing, check to see that the linkage is in...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 STS power window controls, cadillac dealership, water intrusion
cadillac dealership, water intrusion, international inquiries: OMG!!! A Cadillac dealership refusing to service anything over 5-years old?! I d be on the phone to Cadillac so fast it would make your head spin! Not sure where you re at so: Inside the U.S.: 1-800-333-4CAD Inside Canada: 1-800-263-3777 International...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 sts, head gasket leak, head gasket problem
head gasket leak, head gasket problem, combustion gases: Hi Eric, From what you describe it sure sounds like the engine has a cracked head or head gasket problem. When that happens the temp. gauge will go to the hot range but cold air comes out the vents. And it will fluctuate rather quickly...It could...

Cadillac Repair: 2001 Cadillac Seville, cadillac seville, uncommon problem
cadillac seville, uncommon problem, dash lights: Andrea, Are you sure the car s in PARK ? If so, try moving the shifter around between gears while trying to start it. Beyond that, you may have a bad starter. Let the car sit long enough to have the starter cool off. If it starts then, look at the starter...

Cadillac Repair: 2001 Cadillac torque converter light on, torque converter, vehicl
torque converter, vehicl, solenoid: The reason that the light is ON and will remain ON is until you replace the TORQUE CONVERTER SOLENOID behind the side cover of the transmission. The vehicl will NOT have any overdrive gear until this is fixed and it is NOT recommended that you just ignore...

Cadillac Repair: 2002 Cadillac STS, cadillac sts, pressure gauge
cadillac sts, pressure gauge, power steering: Brandon, Could be a couple things but both will require the use of a pressure gauge to diagnose the issue. You ll need to check the rack and the pump output. First thing I d try is getting the system flushed. I ve seen this fix these issues that simply. It...

Cadillac Repair: 2002 Deville Reclining Seats, reclined position, forward position
reclined position, forward position, jamb: Spartygirl, One thing to try is have someone push forward on the seat back while you hold the seat switch in the forward position. I ve seen these jamb at times. You might be lucky. Beyond that, it s going to take a mechanic to fix. The up-side is it shouldn...

Cadillac Repair: My 2002 sts starting making a "whirring", o2 sensor, fuel pump
o2 sensor, fuel pump, rear window: Sounds like a an electric motor but other than the fuel pump, I can t think of anything at the rear of the car that would do that. Unfortunately, a thing like this really needs to have an experienced mechanic take a listen. In most cases, they can give a quick...

Cadillac Repair: 2003 Cadillac CTS won't start, 2003 cadillac cts, oil pressure switch
2003 cadillac cts, oil pressure switch, fuel pump relay: Does the engine continue to run or do you have to make it run using starting fluid ?. Perform this test: Fuel pump test: 1. Get yourself a helper. 2. remove the gas cap. 3. have one person listen in the gas tank at the gas cap opening. 4....

Cadillac Repair: 2003 CTS CADILLAC, gear oil, motor oil
gear oil, motor oil, coolant: If you want to save yourself a TON of time on this, take it to a mechanic when the smell is present. The reason I say this is that an experienced mechanic, can ID a smell from a mile away. Most things on a car that produce a smell are very distinctive. I know...

Cadillac Repair: 2003 Deville Heated Seat, amp circuit, panel switches
amp circuit, panel switches, heated seat: Ray, You ve effectively tested the control circuit side of the system. Don t stop there, now test the rest of it. Check the relay. As you may or may not know, a relay is basically just an electronic switch. It incorporates a low amp circuit (the control circuit),...

Cadillac Repair: 41 cadilac, hemmings motor news, hemmings motor news magazine
hemmings motor news, hemmings motor news magazine, cadilac: Hi Sam, If you go to the Ebay site, motors, manual and literature, and then type in 1941 Cadillac there are 3 different manuals that come up. One for the automatic transmission, a second manual for the body and a third is the main shop manual. ...

Cadillac Repair: 80 Eldorado running rich, climate control, eldorado
climate control, eldorado, rotor: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated on the dash ?. If it HAS or has NOT, Let s check the computer fo fault codes via: 1. Ignition ON. Engine OFF. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER buttons on your climate control panel...

Cadillac Repair: 85 deville, head gasket problem, coolant temp
head gasket problem, coolant temp, professional mechanic: Ineshia, Simply have the mechanic check the cooling system. You want to verify that it s all functioning properly before moving on to a possible engine problem. Once the cooling system is verified as good, then have them test for a bad head gasket. Every...

Cadillac Repair: '86 Cadi Deville Sedan Interior, hemmings motor news, hemmings motor news magazine
hemmings motor news, hemmings motor news magazine, autopart stores: Hi Brian, Getting replacements for a car this old might be a problem depending upon how much you want to spend. And getting the parts that are in good shape with the colors all matching and not sunfaded would be a problem unless they all came from...

Cadillac Repair: 86 cadillac fleetwood fwd, cadillac fleetwood, radiator cap
cadillac fleetwood, radiator cap, sensor wires: Did you replace the FRONT or rear brake pads ?. Usually the sensor wires get pinched or the insulation is rubbed thru or the sensor is faulty. Check the connection of the 2 wire connector at the wheels where you replaced the brake pads. For test pictures and...

Cadillac Repair: 87 sedan deville steering column, steering wheel puller, auto shops
steering wheel puller, auto shops, autozone: You do NOT need any PARTS. There are 3 screws inside the steering column that work themselves loose over time and all you need to do is tighten them. You will need 2 special tools to remove certain components like a steering wheel puller and a lock plate...

Cadillac Repair: 87 seville won't start, blackish color, fuel pressure
blackish color, fuel pressure, spark plugs: Check the spark plugs to see if they are gas fouled after trying to start the vehicle several times. Also check to see if the bottom end of the spark plugs have a blackish color. Check your fuel pressure as new pumps can go bad. See if it will try and start...

Cadillac Repair: 88 Cadillac Deville Flywheel, cadillac sedan deville, cadillac deville
cadillac sedan deville, cadillac deville, flex plate: Million, It s quite possible that the flywheel (actually called a flex-plate) has come apart. However, it s much more likely that it would crack at the crank bolt area and not the torque converter bots but like I said, it s possible . If it is the flex-plate,...

Cadillac Repair: 89 eldorado wheels, wheel hub, lug nuts
wheel hub, lug nuts, shop manuals: Hi Dennis, I looked in several shop manuals I have and none of them give it a name or even mention it. So if you need a technical name I would call the Caddy dealer parts department and ask. Otherwise I would call it a locking wheel cover hub. Bil...

Cadillac Repair: 89 Seville security system, lock cylinder, wire connector
lock cylinder, wire connector, radio shack: Hi Larry, What you have is a problem with the PASS Key system and it can t usually be reset by disconnecting the battery and here s why. You ve seen that thing in your ignition key. Well that is a resistor that is measured by a couple contacts...

Cadillac Repair: 89 seville ignition, plastic gears, lock cylinder
plastic gears, lock cylinder, car key: either the lock cylinder on the steering column where the key goes into is stripped or the plastic gears in the column are stripped or the ignition switch located under the dash mounted on the steering wheel is faulty.. If you would like pictures which...

Cadillac Repair: 90 DEVILLE, auto parts store, carbon buildup
auto parts store, carbon buildup, octane fuel: This is normally caused by a carbon buildup on top of the pistons or by using the incorrect octane fuel. Try using a higher grade of fuel and see if the noise continues, If it does, You will need to purchase and use a product called TOP ENGINE CLEANER available...

Cadillac Repair: 90 deville, head gaskets, climate control
head gaskets, climate control, sensor circuit: Replace the mAP sensor, Clear (erase) ALL the codes from the computer via the climate control panel and see if any codes come back when you restart the engine. NOTE: Disconnecting the battery will NOT clear (erase) the codes. You MUST use the climate control...

Cadillac Repair: 90 deville, fuel pressure regulator, crank case
fuel pressure regulator, crank case, vacuum line: There s a leak alright, they just haven t found it yet. Check out the vapor canister. If the purge system malfunctions, it ll just keep flooding the canister, and then the engine sucks all the raw fuel in via the vacuum line hooked to it. Other than that,...

Cadillac Repair: 90 deville, massive failure, best bet
massive failure, best bet, trash: Ineshia, NO compression, or LOW compression? BIG difference there. NO compression means a massive failure in the cylinder. If you had NO compression, the cylinder would not fire at all. Have that condition in a few cylinders and the engine would not even...

Cadillac Repair: 91 Cadillac lock issues, cadillac deville, couple questions
cadillac deville, couple questions, cadillac: Martinique, First, a couple questions: 1. What door are we talking about? I assume the driver s door but want to be sure. 2. Do the power locks work? In other words, if you press the switch, do all the locks appear to move into the locked position. 3....

Cadillac Repair: 91 Cadillac Sedan Deville, check engine oil, chassis grounds
check engine oil, chassis grounds, cadillac sedan deville: Ana, There probably never will be a code. The cause is most likely a bad ground and/or a bad harness connection. First thing I always check in a situation like this is the battery cable connections and body and chassis grounds. Check the ground connection...

Cadillac Repair: 92 Cad Sed Deville starts then dies, fuel pump relay, car wont start
fuel pump relay, car wont start, computer car: Greg, My guess would be either an intermittent short on the EST circuit, or maybe a bad engine ground. Have you checked for a good engine ground? Good distributor ground? I know you said you replaced the distributor, does that include ALL internal parts,...

Cadillac Repair: my 92 cadillac devile 4.9, cadillac devile, throttle plate
cadillac devile, throttle plate, throttle body: IS or has the check engine light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle ?. The most common problem with low speed stalling a a blackish residue buildup within the throttle plate area of the throttle body of which needs to be thoroughly cleaned off with...

Cadillac Repair: 92 Deville SSS lite & Cruise Cntrl, power steering rack, rear shocks
power steering rack, rear shocks, control panel 1: The codes AFTER the .EE displays are the ones that are CURRENT and the ones after the ..E are HISTORY codes. We want to CLEAR (erase) all the codes from the computer via: 1. Re-enter diagnostics and when you see .7.0, Simultaneously push and hold the...

Cadillac Repair: '93 Cadillac Allante fuel pump relay location, cadillac allante, fuel pump relay
cadillac allante, fuel pump relay, allante: Hi Buck, After doing alittle research it turns out that both relays are behind the cover that is behind the RH seat next to the battery. Once the cover is off you will see 2 rows of relays. On the top of the row furthest from the fuses is FP#2 and...

Cadillac Repair: 93 caddy sedan deville, string problems, starter relay
string problems, starter relay, lock cylinder: You have a fault in either the: ignition key. ignition lock cylinder on the steering column. Pass-Key module under the dash which is part of your security system. faulty starter relay. E-mail onlineautohelp@msn.com for pictures and picture test...

Cadillac Repair: 94 Deville Haunted Carb, smooth as glass, scan tool
smooth as glass, scan tool, easy job: Matthew, It s certainly possible that the problem is a bad sensor, or even two. If you know someone with a scan tool, it s a fairly easy job to live-check the sensors with it and in that way, you can pin-point which one it is. I d also check the harness...

Cadillac Repair: 94 Fleetwood won't start, 1994 cadillac fleetwood, crankshaft sensor
1994 cadillac fleetwood, crankshaft sensor, cadillac fleetwood: Are you getting spark to the spark plugs as you crank the engine ?. Is the fuel pump working ?. Perform this test : Fuel pump test: 1. Get yourself a helper. 2. remove the gas cap. 3. have one person listen in the gas tank at the gas cap opening....

Cadillac Repair: 94SLS Seville Codes,clutch failure, word history, climate control
word history, climate control, accelerometer: When these 2 codes display, with each code should be the word HISTORY or CURRENT. Which do you have ?. If they are both HISTORY then you FIRST need to CLEAR (erase) both codes from the computers via the climate control panel and then see which codes return...

Cadillac Repair: 95 cadillac sts, control panel 1, cadillac sts
control panel 1, cadillac sts, word history: Perform this test using your climate control panel: 1. Ignition ON. Engine OFF. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER (^) buttons for 3 seconds and release them. 3. CODES in the form of LETTERS & NUMBERS will appear and the display will...

Cadillac Repair: 95 Deville windshield wipers, electrical circuitry, windshield wipers
electrical circuitry, windshield wipers, turn signals: It could be the switch on the column or the wiper control board on the wiper motor or a faulty wiper motor. What you need is pictures with directives to test the wiper electrical circuitry but unfortunately pictures are NOT allowed on this persons website....

Cadillac Repair: '96 Cadillac rear brakes, caliper piston, rear caliper
caliper piston, rear caliper, pep boys: Hi John, The newer vehicles meaning in the last 10 years are all going to the style where you have to turn the rear caliper piston in. In other words you don t push the piston in with a C-clamp like the front calipers. The other problem is some...

Cadillac Repair: 96 Eldorado overdrive, message validation, validation error
message validation, validation error, tranny fluid: NEVER jack up the idle speed as this causes problems with sensor inputs to the computer. The stalling is in most cases caused by a blackish residue buildup within the throttle body and on both sides of the throttle plate that needs to be cleaned off using...

Cadillac Repair: 96 STS Northstar 4.6L - Heat/Defrost/AC Blower Not Working, car mechanics, blower system
car mechanics, blower system, blower fan: Check the RED wire at the blower motor for battery voltage. If you have battery voltage the most common fault is either the blower motor, Heater & AC programmer (ACM) or the instrument panel cluster. What you need is pictures and directives of which pictures...

Cadillac Repair: 97 caddy seville STS, sunroof drain, water leak
sunroof drain, water leak, drain hose: Bill, A water leak under the rear seat? The rear seat lower cushion pops out fairly easily since it s only held in by clips. My guess would be either a rear window leak, or maybe a sunroof leak (if you have one). A sunroof drain hose could also be at fault...

Cadillac Repair: 97 Northstar head repair, bolt holes, shop mechanic
bolt holes, shop mechanic, head gaskets: Sounds like he did not do the factory recommended procedures for checking the engine block surface for cracks and or warpage and just sent the heads out to be repaired and you do not know if the people who did the heads checked them according to factory specifications....

Cadillac Repair: 98 STS A/C not blowing our of vents, center vent, vacuum lines
center vent, vacuum lines, handy guy: Either the center vent actuator is faulty or there is no vacuum going to the center vent actuator or there is a fault in the programmer. What you need is pictures which are NOT allowed on this persons website but can be obtained by e-mailing: onlineautohelp@msn.co...

Cadillac Repair: 99 Cadillac Deville, buick park ave, shocks and struts
buick park ave, shocks and struts, gmc yukon: Detron, Okay, NOW I get you. You re talking about the ELC compressor. The compressor has a built-in delay that keeps it from reacting to transient movements of the suspension. Basically, the car has to be low for several seconds before the system will kick...

Cadillac Repair: '99 Cadillac Deville - Stability Control System, coolant level, coolant leak
coolant level, coolant leak, northstar engine: The check coolant level message is most likely a faulty sensor. The stability problem is also most likely a sensor problem also. Both are really nothing to get all excited about but will not cause and damage to the vehicle. But they should be repaired...

Cadillac Repair: 99 Cadillac SLS battery, cadillac seville sls, cadillac sls
cadillac seville sls, cadillac sls, cadillac seville: Just call any AUTOZONE or PEP BOYS or any auto parts store and they can tell you what battery you need. Your problem may be with the alternator, So when you install the new battery of which it needs anyway have the charging system tested where you buy your...

Cadillac Repair: 99 Catera driver side heated seat relay, cadillac dealership, gauge wire
cadillac dealership, gauge wire, seat heaters: John, Forgive me if this is a little elementary for you but in a forum like this, it s virtually impossible to have an idea of the skill level of a person asking a question of you. A relay is simply a device that allows you to control a high-draw device...

Cadillac Repair: 99 DeVille - Intermittent electronic (dig. display), intermittent faults, cadillac deville
intermittent faults, cadillac deville, 1999 cadillac deville: Intermittent faults are the hardest things to find the cause of why it is intermittent. Usually it is a temperature sensitive connection in the instrument cluster and or in one of the computers or an intermittent ground source. About the only way to find...

Cadillac Repair: 99 Deville lights flicker and stumbles at idle, battery cables, power control module
battery cables, power control module, voltage battery: The first thing you need to do is give the new battery a chance to get fully charged as when they are new they are only partially charged and it takes a few days of driving to fully charge the battery. next would be a fault within the alternator which needs...

Cadillac Repair: ABS Brakes (Tevis System), front brake caliper, rubber brake hose
front brake caliper, rubber brake hose, brake hoses: Your fault is in most cases an internal failure of the right front brake hose and or a faulty brake caliper. Over time the brake hoses start to get soft internally although they look perfectly fine when viewed from the outside. What happens is that the...

Cadillac Repair: Audio install to 1995 Deville, bose systems, radio tape
bose systems, radio tape, new radio: Kostas, As far as I know the base system on your car is NOT interchangeable with the other two systems available that year (Active Audio and Bose systems). You might be able to swap one from another year or model (such as from a Fleetwood). But you need an...

Cadillac Repair: no accelaeration, fuel pressure, fuel filter
fuel pressure, fuel filter, catalytic converter: Michael, Chances are good it s the fuel pump but before we condemn it, I d want to verify the fuel filter is not clogged. Also verify the air filter is clear and the air inlet snorkel. Beyond that, it could also be the catalytic converter. So basically,...

Cadillac Repair: air bag code, reputable repair facility, cadillac deville
reputable repair facility, cadillac deville, air bag systems: Air bag systems are extremly dangerous to work on due to the possibility of accidentally deploying one of the air bags which can severly injure or KILL you if it hits you incorrectly. I STRONGLY suggest that you have a reputable repair facility experienced...

Cadillac Repair: air compreser, air compresor, air compreser
air compresor, air compreser, coupe deville: Tyrail, The ELC system in your car is powered at all times so therefore it could run while the ignition is off. The height sensor has a built-in time limiter of 7 minutes, so if it s ever running more than that, replace the height sensor. If it only runs...

Cadillac Repair: air ride, air bladder, rear shocks
air bladder, rear shocks, tire valve: Charlie, As I stated in my first response, the Schrader fitting (you call it a tire valve ) is only there for test purposes. It will not show you what you want. Also, there is no spec for the system pressure because it varies depending on load. I believe...

Cadillac Repair: Block heater, cadillac seville, weather option
cadillac seville, weather option, engine coolant: Danny, Typically, I d say to check the dealer for a factory type. If there was a cold weather option for your car, a factory block heater would be the best way to go. Beyond that, check out any that work by warming the engine coolant only. I don t like the...

Cadillac Repair: Body work, paintless dent repair, minor dents
paintless dent repair, minor dents, google search: James, Nope, you re wasting your time. Thermal cycling the sheet metal CAN minimize or even eliminate some dents but they are only certain dents that are very soft, smooth dents. If you want to fix minor dents etc. as cheaply as possible, contact your...

Cadillac Repair: Brake Repair, hydraulic actuator, actuator assembly
hydraulic actuator, actuator assembly, brake caliper: Trevor, The fact that it s making noise as you say, DOES point to a component failure. Have you checked the electrical connections on it? Verify the ground connection especially. They tend to break. As far as bleeding goes, are you trying it with the key...

Cadillac Repair: battery drain sorce, cadillac seville sls, cadillac seville
cadillac seville sls, cadillac seville, power fuse: Hi Bill, With a 4 amp draw that sure is alot. The only thing I remember as being a problem was the window module. If memory serves when the vehicle first came out in 98 they were replacing the window modules. Other than that what I would...

Cadillac Repair: battery overcharging, cadillac coupe deville, alternator output
cadillac coupe deville, alternator output, battery cables: You need to have the alternator tested while it is ON the vehicle as the field wire that causes the aletrnator to charge the battery is controlled by the vehicles computer. Therefore you can either have an alternator that has a stuck internal regulator...

Cadillac Repair: blower fan(92 cad sedan deville 4.9L, jumper wire, going in circles
jumper wire, going in circles, blower fan: Jim, I m afraid we re going in circles here. With the fan connector installed, when you try to get the heat on, is there power at the connector at the blower fan? If yes, then the problem is as I said before, a bad ground or a physically jammed fan. If no,...

Cadillac Repair: Caddy wont run, vacuum hose, compression check
vacuum hose, compression check, pickup coil: Just by the sound of the engine turning over would have told you that you had low or no oil pressure. Does the distributor rotor spin when you try and crank the engine ?. If NOT could be broken chain or camshaft or faulty oil pump. Wish I could have HEARD...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac deville 1995, neutral safety switch, vacuum leak
neutral safety switch, vacuum leak, cadillac deville: Edwin, The parking brake release is controlled via a vacuum signal from the Neutral Safety switch/valve assembly. It s right on top of the transaxle where the shifter linkage attaches to it. Most likely, if your parking brake is not releasing, you may have...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac Problems, shifting gears, electronic level
shifting gears, electronic level, speed sensor: SO38 means that your electronic level control exhaust valve has a short to ground or has an open circuit. You will need pictures and pictures with directives which are NOT allowed on this persons website. You can obtain the information to diagnose and...

Cadillac Repair: Codes 12, 53, 91 Sedan Deville 92, obd 1, autoxray 2000
obd 1, autoxray 2000, memory reset: OK, What you need to do is retrieve the codes from your computers via the climate control panel via: 1. Ignition switch ON. Engine OFF. 2. Cruise control switch in the ON position. 3. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER (W) buttons on...

Cadillac Repair: Computer, deville concours, computer question
deville concours, computer question, gas tank: The most common fault with the headlights is a faulty CHIME MODULE located under the dash near the hazard flasher. As to the flashing E on the fuel gage this can be caused by a faulty ground at the gas tank, a faulty connection at the instrument cluster,...

Cadillac Repair: Coolant blockage Overheating, olds aurora, radiator hose
olds aurora, radiator hose, head gasket: Hi Kevin, From what you describe this sure sounds like a head gasket or cracked head issue. I hope I m wrong but the Northstar engines have developed a history of stripping the head bolt threads in the block and then that is what causes the overheating...

Cadillac Repair: Crankshaft position sensor, crankshaft position sensor, 2003 cadillac cts
crankshaft position sensor, 2003 cadillac cts, cadillac cts: Nick, It s on the left side of the engine toward the rear. One bolt holds it in place. Fairly easy to remove. It s the harness connector that s hard to get to from what I see in the diagrams. Normal labor time on this R&R is 1.0hr. so it s NOT super simple...

Cadillac Repair: a/c econ control not working, pcm 5, climate control
pcm 5, climate control, word history: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle ?. If it HAS or has NOT, Let s check for FAULT CODES via: 1. Ignition ON. Engine OFF. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER (^) buttons on your climate control...

Cadillac Repair: a/c econ switch not working, digital instrument cluster, brake light switch
digital instrument cluster, brake light switch, switch failure: OK, repeat this CHANGED directives and tell me what happens when you perform step # 2. . Ignition ON. Engine OFF. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER (^) (fan up) buttons on your climate control panel for 3 seconds and release them. ...

Cadillac Repair: caddy, blown fuse, dumar
blown fuse, dumar, short circuit: DuMar, Are you sure the fuse being used is of the proper amp rating? Make suer before doing anything else. Maybe someone simply had installed the wrong fuse and it s blowing because it s not heavy enough for the circuit. A blown fuse tells you there s an...

Cadillac Repair: caddy problem, neutral safety switch, volt ohmmeter
neutral safety switch, volt ohmmeter, starter solenoid: Hi Lee, You have several systems that work together to allow the engine to start. Because of the age and miles on the car anyone of them is suspect. So this is an easy way to understand what has to happen in order for the engine to start. ...

Cadillac Repair: caddy wont start, dumar, dead battery
dumar, dead battery, flywheel: Dumar, What do you mean by ...sounds as if it wants to turn over... ? Is the engine spinning at all? If it s spinning but slowly, it may be just a REAL bad battery. Have the battery tested, if it s no good, replace it. If the engine is not spinning,...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac engine... please help..., engine oil leak, cadillac seville
engine oil leak, cadillac seville, seal tabs: Hi Gilbert, The engine block might get to between 200 and 240 degrees F. Where the exhaust comes out of the cylinder heads it does get alittle hotter but should still be under 500 degrees. So if the engine in question is a Northstar with a lower...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac repair, cadillac repair, cadillac deville
cadillac repair, cadillac deville, repair question: Perform this procedure: 1. Ignition ON. Engine OFF. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER buttons on the climate control panel for 3 seconds and release them. 3. Codes in the form of LETTERS and NUMBERS will appear and will stop at .7.0...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac seville sls 2000, cadillac seville sls, cadillac seville
cadillac seville sls, cadillac seville, head gaskets: It is RARE that a block is cracked unless the anti-freeze was not sufficient to keep the engine coolant from freezing. I would definately get a second opinion just to make sure that it IS the block that is cracked or it may be probable that one of the head...

Cadillac Repair: car repair, cadillac brougham, faulty component
cadillac brougham, faulty component, instrument digital: The fault is either in the digital cluster itself or the computer. Since pictures are NOT allowed on this persons website, You need to E-MAIL: onlineautohelp@msn.com who can provide you with pictures and test procedures of how to diagnose the faulty component...

Cadillac Repair: change fog light, fog light, electrical connection
fog light, electrical connection, sls: Annette, I assume you mean how do I change the foglamp bulb? On your car, simply remove the air deflector, disconnect the electrical connection at the bulb, then twist the bulb counter-clockwise and remove the bulb. Installation is just the reverse. Make...

Cadillac Repair: changing headlight assembly on 89 deVille, inboard side, exact procedure
inboard side, exact procedure, screws and bolts: Diana, Sorry it took so long to get back to you but I wanted to get back to my office and verify the procedure for you. It s virtually impossible to remember the location of every fastener on these cars, let alone the exact procedure for replacing parts....

Cadillac Repair: charging on sls, auto supply stores, regulator problem
auto supply stores, regulator problem, charge indicator: Could be a regulator or a problem with the computer of which controls the regulator. IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated on the dash and if so what CODES are you getting. Most auto supply stores will test your charging system for FREE...

Cadillac Repair: Dashboard gauges suddenly stopped, door locks, digital clock
door locks, digital clock, dash lights: Caroline, Funny, I didn t know Cadillac made a Cavalier? J/K Have you checked ALL fuses? That would be a good start. After that, verify the IP cluster ground is good. Unfortunately, beyond that, it s best to have a scan tool to see whether the Class 2 system...

Cadillac Repair: De Ville 1999, heater hoses, climate control
heater hoses, climate control, fan control: Janne, Okay. First suggestion I have is to take it to the dealer or a shop that specializes in heating and A/C for a little diagnostic time. I know this probably isn t what you wanted to hear but to be completely honest with you, in a situation like this,...

Cadillac Repair: DISABLE TO START, 1991 cadillac seville, cadillac seville
1991 cadillac seville, cadillac seville, battery voltage: 1. You have a faulty ignition key. 2. You have a faulty ignition switch in the steering column where the key goes in. 3. You have a faulty PASS-KEY module box that is preventing the starter from receiving battery voltage from the PASS-KEY module in order...

Cadillac Repair: Door, caddillac, special tools
caddillac, special tools, body shop: D, Although it IS possible to remove the door panel with the door closed, it WILL most likely do some serious damage to it. I d suggest taking the car to a body shop first, to see if they can open it for you. The reason I say this is that they often see things...

Cadillac Repair: front differential, metal shavings, differential fluid
metal shavings, differential fluid, dollars and cents: Henry, I d probably change the fluid and take an early-out on the lease rather than rebuild the differential. IMO, $2000 is a bit on the high-side. It really depends on what kind of deal you can make on getting out of the lease. Penalties might be as much...

Cadillac Repair: digital display out, prom chip, digital dash
prom chip, digital dash, visual test: You have one of the following faults: BCM (just because it s new, does NOT guarantee it works). BCM CHIP. INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. wires to and from the cluster to the BCM. What you need to do is test procedures with pictures of which this persons website...

Cadillac Repair: dimmer switch 93 sedan deville, short circuits, tilt wheel
short circuits, tilt wheel, steering wheel: Harold, It s not uncommon for cars with tilt-wheel to have symptoms similar to what you stated. The cause is usually a fatigued harness in the column that presents intermittent symptoms and sometimes even short circuits. In these cases, the only remedy is...

Cadillac Repair: ELECTRICAL PROBLEMS AND COMPUTER, cadillac sts, computer control
cadillac sts, computer control, electrical problems: FIRST I need to know what codes you are getting and if EACH CODE is a HISTORY or CURRENT code. Then when I know what codes you have we will then CLEAR (erase) ALL the codes from the computer and see which codes return. NOTE: disconnecting the battery will...

Cadillac Repair: electrical problems, fuse block, radio phone
fuse block, radio phone, windows work: Check the RADIO/PHONE fuse in the trunk fuse compartment. Check the windows circuit breaker in the left hand maxi fuse block in the engine compartment. If you need pictures of the electrical wiring as PICTURES are NOT allowed on this person s website,...

Cadillac Repair: error codes, abs light, climate control
abs light, climate control, diagnostic procedure: PO23 = speed sensor problem. PO25 = 24x reference signal is low. SO30 = SPEED SUSPENSION SYSTEM Solenoid has a short to battery voltage or an open circuit. Since PICTURES are NOT allowed on this persons website, you will need to e-mail: onlineautohelp@msn.com...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 Cadallac Fleetwood, rear wheel drive, cide
Cadillac Repair: 1989 Cadallac Fleetwood, rear wheel drive, cide, abd

Cadillac Repair: 1990 cadillac deville, front wheel bearings, vibration
Cadillac Repair: 1990 cadillac deville, front wheel bearings, vibration, struts

Cadillac Repair: 1992 Coupe Deville, data switch, bcm
Cadillac Repair: 1992 Coupe Deville, data switch, bcm

Cadillac Repair: 1995 Cadillac Deville Instrument Cluster, answer men, dash lights
Cadillac Repair: 1995 Cadillac Deville Instrument Cluster, answer men, dash lights, minibike

Cadillac Repair: 1995 cadillac deville concours, climate control, reference question
Cadillac Repair: 1995 cadillac deville concours, climate control, reference question, cadillac

Cadillac Repair: 1995 eldorado running rough
Cadillac Repair: 1995 eldorado running rough

Cadillac Repair: 1997 Cadillac deville leaking coolant, overflow tube, coolant temperature
Cadillac Repair: 1997 Cadillac deville leaking coolant, overflow tube, coolant temperature, cadillac deville

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Seville coolant leak, brand new cadillac, 1998 cadillac sts
Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Seville coolant leak, brand new cadillac, 1998 cadillac sts, second hand cars

Cadillac Repair: 2003 Cadillac CTS won't start, fuel pump
Cadillac Repair: 2003 Cadillac CTS won't start, fuel pump

Cadillac Repair: 89 Seville security system, responce, tops
Cadillac Repair: 89 Seville security system, responce, tops

Cadillac Repair: 94 Fleetwood won't start, intake hoses, maf sensor
Cadillac Repair: 94 Fleetwood won't start, intake hoses, maf sensor, auto store

Cadillac Repair: 97 Northstar head repair, head bolts, northstar
Cadillac Repair: 97 Northstar head repair, head bolts, northstar, threads

Cadillac Repair: ABS Brakes (Tevis System), brake hose, brakes
Cadillac Repair: ABS Brakes (Tevis System), brake hose, brakes

Cadillac Repair: battery drain sorce, battery failure, battery switch
Cadillac Repair: battery drain sorce, battery failure, battery switch, dead battery

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac deville 1995, exact problem, brakes
Cadillac Repair: Cadillac deville 1995, exact problem, brakes, holes

Cadillac Repair: Coolant blockage Overheating, northstar engine, thermostate
Cadillac Repair: Coolant blockage Overheating, northstar engine, thermostate, coolant

Cadillac Repair: Crankshaft position sensor, thumb wheel, wheel wrench
Cadillac Repair: Crankshaft position sensor, thumb wheel, wheel wrench, exaust

Cadillac Repair: cadillac seville sls 2000, cadillac, warranty
Cadillac Repair: cadillac seville sls 2000, cadillac, warranty

Cadillac Repair: charging on sls, alternator, seville
Cadillac Repair: charging on sls, alternator, seville

Cadillac Repair: Door, needle nose pliers, striker plate
Cadillac Repair: Door, needle nose pliers, striker plate, exterior door

Cadillac Repair: fuel filter, rear seat area, frame rail
Cadillac Repair: fuel filter, rear seat area, frame rail, fuel filter

Cadillac Repair: must have wipers on or headlights go off, fuse box, gm parts
Cadillac Repair: must have wipers on or headlights go off, fuse box, gm parts, automatic functions

Cadillac Repair: passkey problem 1990 cadillac deville, 1996 cadillac fleetwood, cadillac fleetwood
Cadillac Repair: passkey problem 1990 cadillac deville, 1996 cadillac fleetwood, cadillac fleetwood, body control module

Cadillac Repair: R&R Water pump 95 Cadillac Deville 4.9, backyard mechanic, torx bit
Cadillac Repair: R&R Water pump 95 Cadillac Deville 4.9, backyard mechanic, torx bit, frame rails

Cadillac Repair: rear indicator light, tail light, seville
Cadillac Repair: rear indicator light, tail light, seville, fender

Cadillac Repair: shutting off, lock cylinder, electronic component
Cadillac Repair: shutting off, lock cylinder, electronic component

Cadillac Repair: USING TELEPHONE, verizon wireless, onstar
Cadillac Repair: USING TELEPHONE, verizon wireless, onstar, sts

Cadillac Repair: ford engien, ford f 150, gasoline
ford f 150, gasoline, ford: Cory, That s a little vague. Does it happen all the time, or only at certain times? Have you replaced anything or had any work done on it lately? Have you recently changed gasoline? Has it been doing it for more than the last tankful? These are some things...

Cadillac Repair: fuel filter, rear seat area, cadillac deville
rear seat area, cadillac deville, line connections: Michael, If memory serves, it s under the car outboard area of floor pan, approx. under rear seat area. I think it s on the passenger side but it may be on the driver s side. Either way, it s VERY easy to locate once under the car. Just make sure to bleed...

Cadillac Repair: fuel injector, 1979 cadillac seville, cadillac seville
1979 cadillac seville, cadillac seville, bob swap: swap the fuel injector with the one right next to it and see if your problem now moves to the other cylinder. If it does, replace the fuel injector. If it does NOT move than you have a cylinder problem on #1 or a valve problem. Is this a gas or diesel engine...

Cadillac Repair: fuel injector, 1979 cadillac seville, cadillac seville
1979 cadillac seville, cadillac seville, coachbuilder: Bob, There were a number of aftermarket coachbuilders who made customized versions of the Eldorado and Seville back in those days. Unless you can ID the actual coachbuilder, it s hard to even know what type of car you have, let alone give you any hard/fast...

Cadillac Repair: GM Coolant Pellets, gm coolant, radiator hose
gm coolant, radiator hose, stop leak: Ryan, True, you don t want to simply dump them into the reservoir. They ll never make it to the engine. You should put them in the lower radiator hose prior to refilling the system. I ve heard some people claim that crushing them is better but to my knowledge...

Cadillac Repair: gm 3800, mass airflow sensor, intake plenum
mass airflow sensor, intake plenum, throttlebody: Hi, If my suggestions don t pan out then I would repost in the Buick area because this is kind of a weird one that only someone with Buick or 3800 experience would know. That said what I would try next is to remove the screen from the mass...

Cadillac Repair: gm 3800, vacuum leaks, vacuum gauge
vacuum leaks, vacuum gauge, buick cadillac: Bill, Buick, Cadillac, no problem! ;) First things first, are there any trouble codes? If not, check the IAC passage and throttle body and make sure they re clean. Both can effect idle quality. Beyond that, verify there s no vacuum leaks, and make sure the...

Cadillac Repair: Head Gasket or Water Pump, signs of a blown head gasket, blown head gasket
signs of a blown head gasket, blown head gasket, head gasket leak: Eric, The car needs a more seasoned pro than you re likely to find at places like a Pep Boys, sorry. A minor head gasket leak can still be found by proper diagnostic procedures. They ll want to check for exhaust gases in the water jacket, excessive cooling...

Cadillac Repair: Heater not working, cadillac catera, heater control valve
cadillac catera, heater control valve, mechanical abilities: First check the heater hoses where the enter into the firewall. One should be extremly HOT and the other slightly cooler. You either have a: restriction in the heater core or a fault in the AC/Heater programmer. You will need pictures which are NOT...

Cadillac Repair: headlights won't stay on without wipers on, e mail address, cadillac catera
e mail address, cadillac catera, 1997 cadillac catera: This is one that I have yet to run into. This is going to require extensive test procedures with pictures and directives. Did you buy the vehicle with this problem or did it occur after some type of work was performed on the vehicle. I can provide you...

Cadillac Repair: heater, heat situation, repair warranty
heat situation, repair warranty, chevrolet dealer: Harvey, There s several things that can cause a no-heat situation, but before digging into it, absolutely, the first thing you should do is take the car back to the dealer. You paid for a repair that hasn t fixed the car. You have a repair warranty. Beyond...

Cadillac Repair: heating, heater hoses, coolant level
heater hoses, coolant level, radiator hose: Brian, A little short on info but I ll assume you are saying everything seems ok except the temperature of the air is not hot enough. If this is correct, first you need to verify the coolant level is full, then make sure the cooling system is getting up...

Cadillac Repair: heating, cadillac deville, heater core
cadillac deville, heater core, engine speed: IS or HAS the check engine light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle ?. If it HAS, I need to know. If it has NOT, Raise the engine speed up to a fast idle for about 15 minutes and feel BOTH heater hoses where they go thru the firewall and one should...

Cadillac Repair: high idle on 91 deville, aftermarket radio, radio facility
aftermarket radio, radio facility, factory radio: OK, If you get NO display of fault codes then you have a loss of communication between the ECM and the BCM. There is no test available for this fault and both the ECM and BCM must be replaced. I have seen many cases where when installing an aftermarket...

Cadillac Repair: Indicator lights suddenly came on, diagnostic scanner, diagnostic check
diagnostic scanner, diagnostic check, electronic brake control: The most common fault is a failure of the ELECTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL MODULE (EBTCM). However to be positively sure that this is the fault you need an electronic diagnostic scanner to test the system This can also cause your other code. once the problem...

Cadillac Repair: Installation of Audio, voltage wires, cassette radio
voltage wires, cassette radio, radio shops: Do NOT try and install a CD in place of the cassette radio as the wiring is DIFFERENT. Check with some radio shops to see if they have special adapters that will enable you to make this swap. there are voltages of 12, 05 and 16 volts going to and coming...

Cadillac Repair: ignition contro; module, cadillac eldorado, ac delco parts
cadillac eldorado, ac delco parts, starter fluid: You can use any name branmd parts. When the vehicle fails to restart as soon as it shuts off immediately check to see if you are losing spark to the spark plugs or fuel to the engine. The easiest way to determine if your losing fuel is to have a can...

Cadillac Repair: keeps turning, cadillac deville, 1999 cadillac deville
cadillac deville, 1999 cadillac deville, test light: Sounds like your not getting any ignition to the fuel injectors. Remove the 2 wire electrical wire from each fuel injector and put a test light on the wires in place of the injector and crank the car and see if the test liht flashes ON and OFF. Do this with...

Cadillac Repair: key gets stuck -wont turn to off position, key cylinder, cadillac deville
key cylinder, cadillac deville, auto parts store: Billy, If you installed a Pass-Key type ignition lock cylinder, it should be reading the key you are using just fine. Are you getting a Pass-Key Fault signal on the dash? If so, the problem is related to the key, lock, or harness. If not, chances are the...

Cadillac Repair: Low coolant, coolant level, engine coolant
coolant level, engine coolant, lt1 engine: Make sure that the plastic radiator overflow jug by the fender is at the FULL MARK with engine coolant. If it is LOW or EMPTY, Fill it up to the FULL mark when the engine is at normal operating temperature. If you still have the same problem, look under...

Cadillac Repair: lock cylinder and starter, individual resistance, couple choices
individual resistance, couple choices, resistance values: Billy, I have a better idea; Put the key in the lock cylinder and then measure the lock cylinder and key together with the ohmmeter. If it matches what the key reads by itself, the lock cylinder/key assembly should be considered good. At that point, check...

Cadillac Repair: lower control arms, control arm bushings, suspension component
control arm bushings, suspension component, couple reasons: Lou, Although control arm bushings (both upper and lower on cars that have both) can wear at distinctly different rates, it is advisable to replace them as a set for at least a couple reasons. New bushings will have a different flex rate than the old ones,...

Cadillac Repair: must have wipers on or headlights go off, 1997 cadillac catera, cadillac catera
1997 cadillac catera, cadillac catera, system schematics: Most likely, yes. I know it s NOT what you want to hear but in cases like this, you REALLY need a talented tech to just poke around with a meter. These cars can be pretty complicated at times and unless you are fairly skilled, you will never find the problem...

Cadillac Repair: OVERHEATING, head gaskets, combustion chamber
head gaskets, combustion chamber, head gasket: Do NOT add any alternative sealant compounds as it will plug up your heater core and you will have no heat. You must flsun out the entire cooling system, replace the haed gaskets per manufacturer s specifications and add the factory authorized sealant pellets...

Cadillac Repair: Penny in cigarette lighter, cadillac fleetwood, cigarette lighter
cadillac fleetwood, cigarette lighter, fusible links: Check the LTR & RADIO fuses to be sure you have battery voltage on BOTH sides of the fuses. if you do not, check the fusible links at the starter as one of them is most likely burnt out. tHese links have a rubber coating on them and may look good but test...

Cadillac Repair: Power steering, power steering pump, shaft seal
power steering pump, shaft seal, cadillac deville: You should always flush the system before installing a new power steering unit. However, Most people do not and it is not unusual for a new power steering pump to make noise until it purges out all the air from the system which may take 2 or 3 days. Just...

Cadillac Repair: passkey problem 1990 cadillac deville, cadillac deville, key cylinder
cadillac deville, key cylinder, autozone: measure the ohms reading of the key that did work the ignition (the old key) and purchase a resistor with the closest ohms that you can get that your key reads and install it in the YELLOW wire connector under the dash. If someone installed an aftermarket...

Cadillac Repair: power module, blower fan, relay center
blower fan, relay center, blower motor: Jim, You may have missed the splice in the purple power wire, and followed the wrong leg back to the relay center under the dash. A short distance from the blower motor, the circuit splits. One part goes to the relay center (through the firewall), and the...

Cadillac Repair: power window driver side, test light, conductors
test light, conductors, polarity: Manuel, Unfortunately, I do not have schematics later than 1999 so I can t say for sure but I believe your car s window motor circuit utilizes the same conductors for both up and down movement of the window, the switch merely reverses the polarity to reverse...

Cadillac Repair: R&R Water pump 95 Cadillac Deville 4.9, cadiilac, cadillac deville
cadiilac, cadillac deville, water pumps: There is nothing special on this engine to watch out for and no special tools are required. HOWEVER, Be extremly careful as NOT to disturb the timing cover gasket when removing the water pump. If you accidently disturb the timing cover and gasket you will...

Cadillac Repair: Rear end suspension, cadillac sls, rear shocks
cadillac sls, rear shocks, air tube: Hi Jim, The place to start would be to have the suspension codes read and that could lead to a defective height sensor. Sometimes the link that connects the sensor to the car control arm gets broken or disconnected allowing it to be positioned incorrectly....

Cadillac Repair: Replace Heater Core, cadillac sls, heater core
cadillac sls, heater core, insulator: Adam, No, you don t have to R&R the dash. First, partially drain the cooling system, and remove the glove box and lower sound insulator. Then disconnect and remove the programmer. Remove the heater core cover, disconnect and remove the core. Hope this helps...

Cadillac Repair: Resetting ECM and All Memory back to Factory, life indexes, oil life
life indexes, oil life, scan tool: Hi Kevin, Using a scan tool and preferably the Tech 2 GM scan tool all codes can be cleared, some learned values like the oil life indexes for the engine and transmission can be reset to 100. Also the way you drive your car changes the way the trans...

Cadillac Repair: rear indicator light, rear fenders, cadillac sedan deville
rear fenders, cadillac sedan deville, fibre optic: Either BOTH light bilbs are burnt out in the lamp assembly, The brake swich for the lamp assembly is inoperative or you have a faulty ground wire at the lamp assembly. What you need is pictures showing you where the brake switch is located and pictures...

Cadillac Repair: Do I Have to replace engine with another Northstar?, head gasket problems, head gaskets
head gasket problems, head gaskets, donor car: AJ, You pose an interesting question. I feel your pain too but, you ARE in an interesting position. The 94 Deville DID come with either a 4.9 or 4.6 engine depending on what model you ordered. The base Deville got the 4.9 while the pricier Concours came...

Cadillac Repair: rough idle, fuel pressure regulator, backyard mechanics
fuel pressure regulator, backyard mechanics, vacuum leak: Lorraine, Who replaced the ISC? Was it someone that is aware that along with the R&R, there s a few adjustments that must be made for it to work correctly? I ve seen many backyard mechanics simply swap the parts and think they re done. NOT the case on this...

Cadillac Repair: Schrader Valve, valve question, service valves
valve question, service valves, r134: Andrea, R134a has a very specific service fitting. The low-side fitting is the larger of the two (same as the old R12 fittings). If you are saying the fittings on the hose do not fit the fittings on the car, I must assume that the hose is the wrong one since...

Cadillac Repair: Service Ride Control 1995 Cadillac D, digital speedometer, radiator flush
digital speedometer, radiator flush, cadillac dealer: You can take it to a non-dealer repair facility. You will need to access the computer codes to see why the 2 sensors were disconnected. Ask your repair facility to CLEAR the codes from the computer via the climate control panel and then plug in the disconected...

Cadillac Repair: NO START, starter relay, lock cylinder
starter relay, lock cylinder, glove compartment: That clicking noise is the starter relay engaging. You problem lies with one of the below items: ignition key. ignition lock cylinder where the key goes in the steering column. faulty PASS-KEY MODULE which is part of your anti-theft system. faulty...

Cadillac Repair: security light, cadillac deville, type car
cadillac deville, type car, test procedures: Inside of each door and the trunk is a small switch that opens and closes as the door locks are engaged and disengaged. In all probability one of these switches is faulty and or damaged. All these switches need to be tested and you will need pictures and directives...

Cadillac Repair: security light, coat hanger, security light
coat hanger, security light, theft deterrent: FIRST we needed to see if there were any fault codes in the computer that was causing the light to illuminate of which there is NOT according to your answer. The only code you got was EE52 which means that the battery has been disconnected in the past....

Cadillac Repair: service engine soon light stays on, r 134 freon, cadillac sedan deville
r 134 freon, cadillac sedan deville, e mail: The E codes are history codes whereas a fault was detected but fixed itself. The EE codes are CURRENT codes which means that the fault is always present. EE85 = Throttle body service required which involves removal of the throttle body and clean it inside....

Cadillac Repair: shutting off, cadillac deville, faulty component
cadillac deville, faulty component, starter relay: If you have the ignition key with the little computer chip on it then your problem is in the PASS-KEY system. The faulty component can be: ignition key. Ignition cylinder on steering column. Faulty wire from ignition cylinder to pass-key harness. ...

Cadillac Repair: spark plugs, ac delco, predictable performance
ac delco, predictable performance, sparkplugs: Hi Leonard, Personally I wouldn t install a Bosch plug in anything I wanted to run right because in my experience they either can cause a rough idle or running problem right from the start or with-in 4 months one or more will act up and the engine...

Cadillac Repair: no start 1994 eldorado, cold at night, new keys
cold at night, new keys, eldo: The only thing that I can think of is that the PASS-KEY module is temperature sensitive. Please e-mail: onlineautohelp@msn.com as he can provide you with the location of the PASS-KEY module and give you some test procedures to try and resolve your problem...

Cadillac Repair: starter disabled due to theft, analog instrument, digital instrument
analog instrument, digital instrument, instrument cluster: WHY did you replace the instrument cluster ?. Did you perform all the required test procedures to make sure that the old cluster was faulty ?. IS or HAS the check engine light illuminated on the vehicle recently. ?. Perform this test: 1. Ignition...

Cadillac Repair: starter problems on a 04 deville, jumper cables, starter problems
jumper cables, starter problems, dead car: Andy, Could be several things actually, a dead battery is a BIG drain that a booster box has to overcome in order to start the car. For this reason, your booster box MUST be in tip-top shape. Make sure you re getting a good connection at the battery (move...

Cadillac Repair: no startt, bowling alley, strog
bowling alley, strog, lock cylinder: Hi Tamone, There could be several problems acting up and combining to make the problems you have. Lets take things one at a time. The battery if it reads only 11.5 volts is too low and with the cold weather we are having might not start...

Cadillac Repair: Traction Control light stays on 1996 STS, wheel speed, speed sensor
wheel speed, speed sensor, traction control: Hi Rex, The place to start would be to have the codes read for the ABS and traction control system and that could lead to the fix. Having an out of balance tire shouldn t turn on the traction control light but a wheel speed sensor that isn t reading...

Cadillac Repair: top engine cleaner, throttle body, northstar
throttle body, northstar, next morning: Yes it is OK to use. 1. Start the engine and let it reach normal operating temp. 2. Pour in the cleaning agent into the throttle body fast enough to stall the engine. You should have a half a bottle left (approx). 3. let the engine set overnight....

Cadillac Repair: trouble codes, wheel hub, hub assembly
wheel hub, hub assembly, wheel speed: S060 = Left Front position sensor fault. T023 = Right front wheel speed sensor continuity fault. These are 2 DIFFERENT sensors and the only person that I know where you can obtain pictures and test procedures is from: onlineautohelp@msn.com. This...

Cadillac Repair: trunk brake lights, seville sls, failure points
seville sls, failure points, trunk lid: Ron, Since the lamp circuit is not split until the trunk, the fault must be in there. Most common failure points on your car are the bulb sockets themselves so that s where I d start looking. The actual connections in the sockets fail. It s also quite possible...

Cadillac Repair: USING TELEPHONE, star phone, seville
star phone, seville, salesperson: Hi Eric, Personally I don t have any knowledge of how to use that style phone or how it works. However if it is a Cadillac or On-Star phone I would think that info should be inside your owners manual. Otherwise you could go to the Caddy dealer parts...

Cadillac Repair: Vaccum, vacuum hoses, vacuum line
vacuum hoses, vacuum line, vacuum hose: Toney, I would assume that if you know what line to check, you d know where it penetrates the firewall. Just look on the opposite side (the inside) and pickup the hose there. It s pretty close to the base of the steering column as I recall. Also, make sure...

Cadillac Repair: voltage, battery cables, power period
battery cables, power period, type cylinder: Anthony, The way the Pass-Key system works is that the module has a programmed-in resistance that must be presented during the start sequence. If, for any reason, it does NOT see the proper resistance, the module tells the ECM/PCM there s a Pass-Key fault...

Cadillac Repair: wipers, purple wire, cadillac deville
purple wire, cadillac deville, measure voltage: Sean, Believe it or not, there s actually a few things that could cause that problem. The wiper system is actually at least semi-complicated. Here s what you need to do: 1. Unplug 6-pin wiper motor connector. Turn ignition ON. Set wiper switch to OFF position....

Cadillac Repair: wiring problem with headlights and wipers, cadillac catera, catera
cadillac catera, catera, safety inspection: Hi Beth, Here in Illinois We have a law that the headlights need to be on when the wipers are on. However it is surprising how many people don t like to turn them on and be seen when its raining. Since that is a problem I suppose that...

Cadillac Repair: 1982 Seville instrument panel, analog instrument, ac works
analog instrument, ac works, fuel indicator: Check your fuses. Could be an open wire circuit at the instrument panel connections, Faulty instrument cluster ground, Faulty micro-processor within the instrument panel. You need to perform some simple voltage and ground circuit tests at the electrical...

Cadillac Repair: 1984 Eldorado climate control, blower system, climate control
blower system, climate control, eldo: You need to replace the A/C-Heater PROGRAMMER. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems...

Cadillac Repair: 1986 cadillac deville, cadillac deville, throttle switch
cadillac deville, throttle switch, climate control: 26 = shorted throttle switch within the idle speed control motor. QUESTION: have you at anytime tried to manually adjust the idle speed ?. 52 = battery was disconnected as sometime in the recent past. First, CLEAR (erase) these codes from the computer...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 ElDorado loss of engine power after.., catalytic converter, throttle body
catalytic converter, throttle body, modulator: Did you check to see if the exhaust has a restriction such as a plugged up catalytic converter ?. IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 Cadillac DeVille, automatic climate control, cadillac deville
automatic climate control, cadillac deville, control fan: That is the WORST idea I have heard in a long time. The fault is either the: Fan. Fan control module. A/C-Heater programmer. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 Cadillac Brougham, 1990 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham
1990 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham, brougham: You may have accidentally disconnected onr of the sensor connections at one of the front wheels. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 Cadillac Deville 4.5 help, cadillac devile, cadillac deville
cadillac devile, cadillac deville, e98: The FIRST thing we need to do is CLEAR (erase) ALL the codes from the computers and see which ones come back as History or Current codes. This is very easy to do with several pictures and directives. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 Cadillac Deville, coolant level, plastic jug
coolant level, plastic jug, cadillac deville: Make sure that the plastic radiator overflow jug is at the FULL mark.. If the plastic jug is EMPTY this will cause the LOW COOLANT light to illuminate. If the overflow jug is at the full mark, Replace the COOLANT LEVEL SWITCH in the plastic overflow jug...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 Cadillac Eldorado-camshft position sensor, camshaft sensor, cadillac eldorado
camshaft sensor, cadillac eldorado, sensor hall: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 caddy, cadillac deville, test procedures
cadillac deville, test procedures, hot air: Sounds like a fault in the AC/Heater programmer. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 caddy seville, caddy, seville
caddy, seville, check engine light: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 cadillac, climate control, test procedures
climate control, test procedures, e mail: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 cadillac seville, 1990 cadillac seville, rke system
1990 cadillac seville, rke system, cadillac seville: OK. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 eldorado trunk pull down, trunk pull down, test procedures
trunk pull down, test procedures, e mail: Did you buy a NEW or used one ?. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac DeVille acceleration loss when turning-, electric fuel pump, cadillac deville
electric fuel pump, cadillac deville, hose connection: If the fault happens when the gas tank is low on gas there is a rubber hose connection between the fuel pickup tube and the electric fuel pump in the fuel tank that gets old and starts to suck air. As you turn the corner, The rubber hose starts to suck air...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac Eldorado, car steering wheel, cadillac eldorado
car steering wheel, cadillac eldorado, head gaskets: The steering wheel shake could be a faulty HUB BEARING or CV-JOINT about to come apart or a faulty tire. Try putting the front tires on the rear and the rear tires on the front and see if the vibration migrates to the back. If it DOES, You have a bad tire....

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac Sedan Deville BCM Computer, cadillac sedan deville, auto parts store
cadillac sedan deville, auto parts store, cadillac deville: You can get a new one at any auto parts store and change it yourself with my help. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac Seville Wiper Issue, 1991 cadillac seville, cadillac seville
1991 cadillac seville, cadillac seville, cadiallac: This is going to require several pictures and diagnostic test procedures to fix. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 cadillac brghm stall problem, test procedures, immediatly
test procedures, immediatly, e mail: This sounds like a GROUND WIRE problem of which there are several in different locations. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 cadillac sedan deville, fuel pressure regulator, cadillac sedan deville
fuel pressure regulator, cadillac sedan deville, throttle plate: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 deville climent control, blower motor, climent
blower motor, climent, simple test: The fault is either the POWER MODULE for the blower motor, The BLOWER MOTOR or bothe. You will need to perform some simple test procedures to determine which is at fault. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple...

Cadillac Repair: 1992 cadallic, heater hoses, climate control
heater hoses, climate control, blower motor: What you are saying is that the blower motor that blows air from the various vents on the dash is not working, Correct ?. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: 1992 cadillac brom 5.7L, fuel mileage, driveability problems
fuel mileage, driveability problems, knock sensor: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1992 Seville Glovebox Removal, eyefull, glovebox
eyefull, glovebox, dampers: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1993 Cadillac STS "Service Ride Controll", cadillac sts, thanks john
cadillac sts, thanks john, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1993 cadillac sts, spark plug wires, tail pipes
spark plug wires, tail pipes, cadillac sts: When you know the engine is going to be hard to start, Check for spark to one of the spark plugs by disconnecting one of the spark plug wires and holding it within 1/2 or closer to any metal surface and see if the spark jumps from the wire to the metal object...

Cadillac Repair: 1994 Cadillac Deville, vacuum line, cadillac deville
vacuum line, cadillac deville, dash vents: OK, If you ONLY get air from the defrosters this would either be a fault with the vacuum line going to the A/C-Heater programmer and or a programmer fault. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics,...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 Caddy, amp meter, amperage
amp meter, amperage, caddy: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 cadillac, fuel rail, fuel leak
fuel rail, fuel leak, fuel pressure: When my car is in the garbage ??????????????. It is possible that you have a fuel leak somewhere in the fuel rail or under the car at the fuel pressure and or return line. If you cannot find any external leaks you may have a leaking fuel injector which...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 cadillac seville sts..wont start, cadillac seville, test procedures
cadillac seville, test procedures, key system: You could have a fault in either the: Ignition relay, PASS-KEY system, Or the starter. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 ELDORADO STS, torque converter clutch, torque converter clutch solenoid
torque converter clutch, torque converter clutch solenoid, failure rate: You have a fault in the TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH SOLENOID circuit. You ALWAYS replace this item anytime you have to go into the tranny because it has a high failure rate when it starts to get some miles on it. It IS possible that the fault could be in...

Cadillac Repair: 1996 Cadilac Deville, belt pulley, pully
belt pulley, pully, serpentine belt: In the center of the crankshaft there is a bolt. See if you can tighten it. Remove the serpentine belt FIRST. If the A/C compressor is unplugged at the 2 wire electrical connector just behind the belt pulley and when disconnected IF the noise STOPS, You...

Cadillac Repair: 1996 Deville Non start.., crank sensor, lock cylinder
crank sensor, lock cylinder, climate control: What you have is a problem with the PASS-KEY theft system. What is happening is that the pass-key module is either faulty, There is a problem with the ignition key or you have a faulty wire from the ignition lock cylinder on the steering column that goes to...

Cadillac Repair: 1997 Cadillac Deville Electrical System, cadillac deville, altenator
cadillac deville, altenator, dash lights: Replace the ILLUMINATED ENTRY TIMER and see if this resolves your problem. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that...

Cadillac Repair: 1997 deville concours northstar, oil pressure switch, low oil pressure
oil pressure switch, low oil pressure, pressure gage: The oil pressure switch is next to the oil filter. If you have the 4.6L engine you have to pull the engine to replace the oil pump. What you need to do is make sure it has the correct grade of oil in it and have someone put an oil pressure gage on the...

Cadillac Repair: 1997 elderado cadillac, test procedures, cadillac
test procedures, cadillac, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1998 CADILLAC SEVILLE STS, cadillac seville sts, mass air flow meter
cadillac seville sts, mass air flow meter, mass air flow: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1998 cADILLAC D'Elegance, blown head gasket, radiator cap
blown head gasket, radiator cap, cooling fans: Engine constantly overheats even though the cooling fans are running. Bubbles coming out of the radiator with the radiator cap removed after engine is warmed up. CAUTION: Remove the radiator cap SLOWLY as the fluid is under pressure and is extremly HOT...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 deville concours, deville concours, blower motor
deville concours, blower motor, fan speed: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 deville wont start!!, cadillac deville, car wont start
cadillac deville, car wont start, 1999 cadillac deville: What we will need to do is jump the starter relay and see if we can get the car to crank over. Once we can establish that it will crank over then we can proceed to see why it won t start with the ignition key which is most likely caused by the PASS-KEY THEFT...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 cadillac catera, 2000 cadillac catera, cadillac catera
2000 cadillac catera, cadillac catera, fuel pump relay: If your wanting to know about removing the fuel pump relay or fuse to try and delay a thief from stealing your car,Your wasting your time. Because I or a good thief would be driving your car down the road before you finished your coffee. If you still...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 ELDORADO, cadillac eldorado, window antenna
cadillac eldorado, window antenna, e mail: Could be the relay. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 2002 Cadillac Deville, electric car window, cadillac deville
electric car window, cadillac deville, e mail: How did you determine it is the motor ?. Could be the switch. Did you test it properly ?. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: 2004 Cadillac Deville Power Steering, cadillac deville, hydraulic lines
cadillac deville, hydraulic lines, power steering pump: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: '84 Cadillac dimmer switch replacement, dimmer switch, steering wheel
dimmer switch, steering wheel, steering column: The dimmer switch is located way down on the side of the steering column under the dash. The only thing that is in the steering column is the pivot assembly and a long metal rod that connects to the switch on the column as said above. Contact onlineautohelp@msn.com...

Cadillac Repair: 87 cadillac eldorado 4.1, cadillac eldorado, d drive
cadillac eldorado, d drive, mths: 1. Either FIX the LCD screen or you will have to take the car down to most any auto parts store and have them use their scanner to see what codes you have and make SURE that you find out: A. What codes you have. B. Which codes are HISTORY and which codes...

Cadillac Repair: 89 Cadillac DeVille Service Engine Light, cadillac deville, diagnostic connector
cadillac deville, diagnostic connector, bcm: You CAN T plug a scanner directly into the ECM. You plugged it into the black plastic DIAGNOSTIC CONNECTOR under the dash. I originally told you to replace the BCM computer because of the -c or -d letters appearing on the display screens. NOWHERE did...

Cadillac Repair: 89 Cadillac DeVille/service engine light, prom chip, cadillac deville
prom chip, cadillac deville, e mail: You need to replace the BODY CONTROL MODULE (BCM) and swap the PROM CHIP from your old BCM to the new BCM. This is a procedure that is very easy to do. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics,...

Cadillac Repair: 91 cadi seville system problem on console, fuel pressure regulator, cadi
fuel pressure regulator, cadi, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 92 Caddilac Problems, gas gauge, air condition
gas gauge, air condition, test procedures: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 92 cadillac seville starter relay, cadillac seville, chiltons repair book
cadillac seville, chiltons repair book, ground circuits: 1. Turn ignition switch to the ON position. Do NOT start the engine. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER ^ Buttons on the climate control panel for 3 seconds and release them. 3. Codes will appear in the form of LETTERS & NUMBERS such...

Cadillac Repair: 92 cadillac seville wont start, cadillac seville, dash lights
cadillac seville, dash lights, monitored systems: You could remove the flickering cluster and test the input voltages that illuminate the cluster and see if you can get the meter to fluctuate on a certain circuit and then let me know which circuit has flickering voltage and I can tell you where the circuit...

Cadillac Repair: 92 catillac deville, electric fuel pump, gas tank
electric fuel pump, gas tank, rubber hose: There is a small 3 rubber hose that connects the gas pickup tube to the electric fuel pump that tends go loosen up and starts to suck air. Pull the tank and replace the hose. There is also the possibility that you are much lower on gas than the gage reads...

Cadillac Repair: 92 Deville, code questions, test procedures
code questions, test procedures, e mail: Is the code 53 showing up as E53 and also EE53 ?. This is a fault in the distributor circuitry and or components. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: 92 eldorado dumping fuel, head gaskets, eldorado
head gaskets, eldorado, check engine light: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 93 Cadillac Deville Cruise Control, cadillac deville, control question
cadillac deville, control question, cruise control: E61 is why your cruise control does not work. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of...

Cadillac Repair: 93 caddy deville, pressure switch, catalytic converter
pressure switch, catalytic converter, sugestions: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: '93 caddy fails to start for hours, electric fuel pump, spark plug wires
electric fuel pump, spark plug wires, spark plug wire: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 94 concours charging system, charging system, electrical components
charging system, electrical components, test procedures: Did you have the replacement alternator TESTED prior to installing it on the vehicle ?. You would be amazed on how many faulty electrical components are sold. Have the alternator tested OFF the car and if it checks out OK. If you are mechanicaly inclined...

Cadillac Repair: 94 sts key stuck and wont start, small screws, electrical portion
small screws, electrical portion, lock cylinder: Either the lock cylinder in the steering column has come apart internally OR the electrical portion of the ignition switch way down on top of the steering column under the dash has come apart internally. Remove the under dash big black plastic panels and...

Cadillac Repair: 95 Cadillac Deville blower motor wont shut off, blower motor resistor, autoparts store
blower motor resistor, autoparts store, cadillac deville: The fault could be the: Blower motor, A/C programmer, Instrument panel cluster or an open wire. The 95 does NOT have a BLOWER MODULE. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: 95 ELDORADO SERVICE RIDE CONTROL, pcm 5, word history
pcm 5, word history, climate control: The first thing you need to do is to retrieve the codes from the computers to see what the cosde IS and if it is a HISTORY or CURRENT code. 1. Turn ignition switch to the ON position. Do NOT start the engine. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and...

Cadillac Repair: 95 ELDORADO, blower fan, instrument cluster
blower fan, instrument cluster, blower motor: The fault of the interior blower fan to provide air from the interior vents can be caused by: A faulty blower motor. A faulty AC/Heater programmer. A fault in the instrument cluster. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You...

Cadillac Repair: 95 eldorado hv/ac fan, volt ohm meter, simple tests
volt ohm meter, simple tests, fan power: You need to perform some simple tests using a DIGITAL volt/Ohm meter when the fan is acting up. Problem could be: Fan, Power Module, Programmer or instrument cluster. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL...

Cadillac Repair: 96 caddilac deville 4.6, ground wires, test procedures
ground wires, test procedures, e mail: Did you replace the radiator ?. Is it possible that you left one of the BLACK colored GROUND wires loose when you replaced the radiator. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: 96 cadillac deville, cadillac repair, cadillac deville
cadillac repair, cadillac deville, heater core: Did you EVER hear of a Cadillac repair that was NOT costly ?. If you DO, Let me know. What you have is a leaking HEATER CORE that must be replaced. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations and removal/installation...

Cadillac Repair: 96 cadillac deville ele...promblem, cadillac deville, test procedures
cadillac deville, test procedures, fuses: What kind of work of ANY KIND WHAT-SO-EVER has been performed on this vehicle prior to this problem ?. This would appear to be most likely a GROUND wire fault. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical...

Cadillac Repair: 96 cadillac eldarado, test procedures, tcs
test procedures, tcs, emissions: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 96 Deville center display group not displaying anything, bill pearson, display group
bill pearson, display group, climate control: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 96 seville won't start, climate control, seville
climate control, seville, control panel: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 96 sts cad runs on its own, cad, check engine light
cad, check engine light: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 97 cadillac deville, obd2 scanner, camshaft sensor
obd2 scanner, camshaft sensor, haynes book: Are the codes CURRENT or HISTORY ?. If you use the vehicles onboard computer diagnostics via the climate control panel you can get much more information than the scanner will give you. 1. Turn the ignition key to the ON position but don t start the engine....

Cadillac Repair: 97 deville half cold/half hot when heater on, vacuum lines, air temp
vacuum lines, air temp, floor heat: If you are getting COLD air on the drivers side with the HEAT on, You have a faulty drivers side ACTUATOR which regulates the air temp for the drivers side. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER,...

Cadillac Repair: 97 deville not star, battery cables, cadillac deville
battery cables, cadillac deville, auto parts store: What size engine do you have ?. picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only allows one picture. I do not have a website so you will have to e-mail: onlineautohelp@msn.com...

Cadillac Repair: 97 STS Blower Motor, blower motor, imput
blower motor, imput, test procedures: Fault is most likely an internal A/C-Heater PROGRAMMER failure. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the...

Cadillac Repair: '99 Cadillac Seville SLS overheating, cadillac seville, neutral temperature
cadillac seville, neutral temperature, e mail: I would try and first replace the water pump which requires a special tool on the 4.6L engine. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: 99 deville transmission, torque converter clutch, torque converter clutch solenoid
torque converter clutch, torque converter clutch solenoid, overdrive circuit: P0741 is a fault of the overdrive circuit in the transmission. Most likely a faulty TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH SOLENOID. P1527 is a fault in the TRANSAXLE (transmission) Range switch and or in the circuit board pressure switches. If you are mechanicaly...

Cadillac Repair: air damper not opening, vac line, electric switch
vac line, electric switch, control switch: You have a faulty programmer motor. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can...

Cadillac Repair: air ride 99 deville, air ride, test procedures
air ride, test procedures, rear end: The most common failure is with the HEIGHT SENSOR. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that...

Cadillac Repair: air ride compressor, air ride, e mail
air ride, e mail, shocks: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only allows one picture. I do not have a website so you...

Cadillac Repair: Battery, blower fan, engine compartment
blower fan, engine compartment, blower motor: What you are most likely hearing is the blower motor for blowing air from the interior vents for your heater and A/C system. The blower fan is mounted on the firewall under the steering column and slightly to the passengers side in the engine compartment....

Cadillac Repair: no battery light is on 1990 eldorado, test procedures, eldorado
test procedures, eldorado, volts: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: blowe stays on no heat, simple tests, simple test
simple tests, simple test, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only...

Cadillac Repair: on board diagnostic system, cadilliac, diagnostic connector
cadilliac, diagnostic connector, climate control: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. You do NOT get the fault CODES from the diagnostic connector. You get them via the...

Cadillac Repair: brake problem 1987 Cadillac deVille, cadillac deville, brake components
cadillac deville, brake components, e mail: Pull the tire OFF and inspect the brake components. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which...

Cadillac Repair: Cad Deville stalls and recovers, hot weather, air conditioning
hot weather, air conditioning, cad: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac eldorado alarm system, cadillac eldorado, question pool
cadillac eldorado, question pool, small fortune: Hi Gary, I was just looking at your question on the question pool. I may be able to assist you if you have not had the problem fixed yet. To shut the factory alarm off, if you unlock the driver s door with the key, it should disarm the system. Any thing...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac Issue, cadillac seville, weird things
cadillac seville, weird things, test procedures: You may have a fault in the RIM MODULE. simply unplugging it and plugging it back in may resolve your problem. If this does NOT work, replace it. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac radiator removal and installation, test procedures, concourse
test procedures, concourse, radiator: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac won't start, possible starter, engine cranks, starter relay
engine cranks, starter relay, p0171: Try jumping the starter at the starter relay behind the glove box. If the engine cranks over and or runs for 2 seconds and shuts off, Your problem is most likely a faulty PASS-KEY system. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will...

Cadillac Repair: caddy trouble, cadillac devile, diagnostic test
cadillac devile, diagnostic test, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac a/c, center vents, cadillac deville
center vents, cadillac deville, blower motor: I believe you are referring to the blower motor that blows air thru the different vents depending upon whether your using the bottom vents for heat, the center vents for A/C or the defroster vents for the windshield. When the blower motor IS running do...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac deville no start, cadillac deville, dash lights
cadillac deville, dash lights, door key: If you have a theft deterrent module on your key chain that locks and unlocks the doors, Try locking and unlocking the doors with the remote switch on your key chain. If this does not work. try locking and unlocking the drivers door with the door key. ...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac repair, cadillac eldorado, cadillac repair
cadillac eldorado, cadillac repair, climate control: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac sls 1996 overheating, cadillac sls, radiator hose
cadillac sls, radiator hose, low budget: Put the thermostat in a pot and boil some water to a temperature of approx 230 degrees and watch to see if the thermostat starts to open as the water gets hotter and it should be fully open at 230 degrees. This IS the most accurate way to tell if it is...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac sts 2000, cadillac sts, torque converter
cadillac sts, torque converter, service engine soon light: Not without performing the 2 simple test procedures as guessing is a 50/50 hit and miss. Accurate diagnostics are based on test results. He can talk you through this if you would like. You can perform this type of procedure with a 12 volt test light, But...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac vibration, wal marts, force test
wal marts, force test, light displays: If you had NO VIBRATION with the original tires and now with new tires you have a vibration is it either due to a faulty tire or improper tire balance. Do you have a CHECK ENGINE light illumination on the dash or any other light displays or messages in the...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac wont start, lock cylinder, star car
lock cylinder, star car, halfs: You need special tools to remove the lock cylinder. Once you replace the lock cylinder you will get a new key with the same resistance in it as your old key and they will cut the grooves from the 2 pieces of your old key into the new key and the vehicle will...

Cadillac Repair: car, caddilac, test procedures
caddilac, test procedures, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: car repair, cadillac fleetwood, fuel pressure
cadillac fleetwood, fuel pressure, brougham: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: car starter, cadillac sedan deville, car starter
cadillac sedan deville, car starter, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: DATA LINE CRASH, test procedures, e mail
test procedures, e mail, eldorado: You don t The data line is like a telephone line transmitting and receiving information from all the electronic components. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test...

Cadillac Repair: DIGITAL FUEL INJECTION ON CADILLAC, digital fuel injection, fuel pump relay
digital fuel injection, fuel pump relay, cadillac deville: What you have is either a fault of the: Computer, Fuel pump relay, Oil pressure sensor or a fault in the wiring. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: drivers door window, cadillac eldorado, upward direction
cadillac eldorado, upward direction, arm rest: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac Eldorado, cam gear, water pump
Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac Eldorado, cam gear, water pump, antifreeze

Cadillac Repair: 2004 Cadillac Deville Power Steering, power steering pump, extra money
Cadillac Repair: 2004 Cadillac Deville Power Steering, power steering pump, extra money, pulley

Cadillac Repair: 92 cadillac seville wont start, ground cable, cadi
Cadillac Repair: 92 cadillac seville wont start, ground cable, cadi, battery box

Cadillac Repair: 96 Deville center display group not displaying anything, startup icons, fuel gauge
Cadillac Repair: 96 Deville center display group not displaying anything, startup icons, fuel gauge, speedometer

Cadillac Repair: how to install a CADILLAC DEVILLE WINDOW MOTOR & REGULATOR RF 2000, vapor barrier, power switch
Cadillac Repair: how to install a CADILLAC DEVILLE WINDOW MOTOR & REGULATOR RF 2000, vapor barrier, power switch, removal tool

Cadillac Repair: New Heater core no heat, coolant
Cadillac Repair: New Heater core no heat, coolant

Cadillac Repair: Seville 90 Dashboard mallfunction, bill pearson, center cluster
Cadillac Repair: Seville 90 Dashboard mallfunction, bill pearson, center cluster

Cadillac Repair: flasher 1988 eldorado, senior moment, eldorado
senior moment, eldorado, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, you will need picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only allows one picture. I do not have a website so you...

Cadillac Repair: flickering lights in and outside of car, cadillac seville, digital speedometer
cadillac seville, digital speedometer, loose ground: Loose ground, digital speedometer cluster (if applicable) faulty alternator or the vehicles computer. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture...

Cadillac Repair: no fuel going to the carborator, electric fuel pump, carborator
electric fuel pump, carborator, gas cap: The electric fuel pump mis in the gas tank. Have someone remove the gas cap and listen at the gas cap opening. You, Turn the ignition key to the ON position, But do NOT try and start the engine. The person listening at the gas cap opening should hear...

Cadillac Repair: fuel injectors, cadillac sedan deville, fuel injector
cadillac sedan deville, fuel injector, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: fuel pump, electric fuel pump, cam sensor
electric fuel pump, cam sensor, dash lights: Perform this test procedure using a helper. 1. remove the gas cap and have your helper listen at the gas cap opening. 2. You turn your ignition switch to the ON position where the dash lights light up, But do NOT start the engine. 3. Your helper...

Cadillac Repair: fuses, negative battery cable, amp fuse
negative battery cable, amp fuse, digital amp: NEVER EVER put a higher amp fuse then what is recommended or you can burn the whole dash wiring harness and all the dash electronics. The only way the battery can go flat is if there is an excessive amperage draw from the battery when the engine is OFF...

Cadillac Repair: GAS GAUGE, cadillac brougham, fuel sending unit
cadillac brougham, fuel sending unit, gas tank: Could be a faulty wire connection or a fault in the fuel sending unit in the gas tank. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the...

Cadillac Repair: ground issue with 96 seville sls, power steering rack, seville sls
power steering rack, seville sls, input fault: pco322 =No ignition 4X reference signal. pco563 = no such code. pco603 = PCM keep alive memory fault. pc1376 = Reference low voltage out of range. pc1520 = PRNDL input fault. ip1910 = Generator L terminal is open. rsoo38 = Level control...

Cadillac Repair: Hazard Warning, turn signals, cadillac deville
turn signals, cadillac deville, steering column: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: Heating Problem, defog, blower motor
defog, blower motor, test procedures: The 92 is a fault in the BLOWER MOTOR and or the A/C-Heater PROGRAMMER. On the 93 it could also be either one. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: no heat from heater, heater hoses, heater core
heater hoses, heater core, skyliner: Is one of the 2 heater hoses going thru the firewall onto the heater core slighter HOTTER than the other when the engine is at normal operating temperature ?. CAUTION: Hoses are HOT !!!!!! If there are as above, Your problem is most likely the AC/Heater...

Cadillac Repair: no heater fan, squrrel, heater fan
squrrel, heater fan, blower motor: NO, You cannot by-pass the computer without causing other problems. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within...

Cadillac Repair: help, cadillac sedan deville, climate control
cadillac sedan deville, climate control, radio system: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: illuminated entry circuit 93 seville 4.9, relay center, test procedures
relay center, test procedures, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: how to install a CADILLAC DEVILLE WINDOW MOTOR & REGULATOR RF 2000, cadillac deville, test procedures
cadillac deville, test procedures, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only...

Cadillac Repair: intermittent air problem 95 cadillac sts, cadillac sts, refrigerant compressor
cadillac sts, refrigerant compressor, air vent: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: losing coolant, losing coolant, radiator cap
losing coolant, radiator cap, rubber hose: In the engine compartment there should be a plastic OVERFLOW jug that has a rubber hose that connects to the radiatir just below the radiator cap and goes to this overflow jug Make sure that this overflow jug is only filled to the FULL MARK as indicated on...

Cadillac Repair: Multiiple faults after rear brake pad replacement..., rear wheel speed, fuse boxes
rear wheel speed, fuse boxes, faulty sensor: Based on these codes are CURRENT and not HISTORY: IP1910 = Generator L terminal open circuit problem. PZ2473 = High beam output fault. IC0033 = No such code Must be TC0033 = Right rear wheel speed continuity fault. The ABS ant TRACTION...

Cadillac Repair: New Heater core no heat, warm heat, runnung
warm heat, runnung, rad cap: There is no special procedure to purge air from the system. I still think that your PROGRAMMER is NOT opening the damper door vent in the heating duct to allow heat to pass thru the core. Try this: 1. Unsnap the threaded metal rod from the plastic...

Cadillac Repair: Oil Pressure, cadillac seville sts, oil pressure switch
cadillac seville sts, oil pressure switch, 1991 cadillac seville: Put a T fitting in where the oil pressure switch is at the oil filter and install the oil pressure switch to one side of the T and an external oil pressure gage to the other side of the T fitting. Idle speed = 11 lbs. 2000 rpm s = approx 55 lbs...

Cadillac Repair: Periodically won't start, cadillac catera, starter fluid
cadillac catera, starter fluid, intermittent problem: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: Poor acceleration at High Speeds, cadillac fleetwood brougham, cadillac fleetwood
cadillac fleetwood brougham, cadillac fleetwood, speed governor: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: Radio-brakes on Caddy CTS 2004, citizens band radio, static interference
citizens band radio, static interference, radio transmissions: OK, What you are saying is that your are getting static interference on the radio during reception when you step on the brake pedal. IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any...

Cadillac Repair: Release of Parking Brake, cadillac sedan deville, vacuum system
cadillac sedan deville, vacuum system, emergency brake: Just under the bottom lip of the dash all the way towards the drivers door you will need to remove a screw which loosens the plastic black panel that hides all the wires from falling down from under the dash and you will see a little black release lever that...

Cadillac Repair: RIM Module replacement, garage door opener, electrical component
garage door opener, electrical component, trunk release: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only...

Cadillac Repair: relay for headed seat, electrical schematics, test procedures
electrical schematics, test procedures, e mail: You can most likely get them from most any auto parts store. However do you want to spend this much money on a GUESS that you are HOPING will fix your problem or would you like to obtain electrical schematics and test procedures to be POSITIVE that these are...

Cadillac Repair: repai, blower motor, electrical wire
blower motor, electrical wire, test procedures: You could have a faulty: Blower motor. Power module. programmer electrical wire fault. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: reverse lights not working, fuse panel, answer need
fuse panel, answer need, e mail: Fault could be in the trunk fuse panel fuse, The reverse lamp relay The RIM module. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the...

Cadillac Repair: Security system.., lock cylinder, test procedures
lock cylinder, test procedures, e mail: Your fault is either with the: Ignition key, Ignition lock cylinder wires that go to the pass-key module or a fault in the pass-key module. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: Seville 90 Dashboard mallfunction, cadillac seville, climate control
cadillac seville, climate control, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: Tach Hookup., pink wire, cadillac deville
pink wire, cadillac deville, distributor base: DO NOT USE THE PINK WIRE. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems...

Cadillac Repair: Theft System Error Car May Not Restart, cadillac eldorado, service engine soon light
cadillac eldorado, service engine soon light, word history: 1. Turn ignition key to the ON position. Do NOT start the engine. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER (^) buttons on your climate control panel for 3 seconds and release them. 3. You will see combinations of LETTERS & NUMBERS appearing...

Cadillac Repair: theft-deterrent sytem, 1990 cadillac seville, theft deterrent system
1990 cadillac seville, theft deterrent system, cadillac seville: If you have a theft deterrent module on your key chain that locks and unlocks the doors, Try locking and unlocking the doors with the remote switch on your key chain. If this does not work. try locking and unlocking the drivers door with the door key. ...

Cadillac Repair: theft system 95 caddy, traction control, gas tank
traction control, gas tank, owners manuals: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: theft system won't allow me start, pass ket, e mail
pass ket, e mail, security light: OK, You have a fault within the PASS_KEY security system which is caused by either: faulty ignition key. Faulty ignition column lock cylinder. PASS-KET MODULE. Wiring fault. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will...

Cadillac Repair: trans problem, cadillac deville, test procedures
cadillac deville, test procedures, linkage: He is most likely indicating that the transmission selector switch is faulty. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system...

Cadillac Repair: trouble codes for 1995 deville concours, transmission fluid, cadillac
transmission fluid, cadillac: Temperature transmission sensor is shorted. The FIRST thing you want to do is CLEAR (erase) ALL these codes from the computer and make sure that the transmission is FULL of transmission fluid and drive the car and see if any of the codes come back and let...

Cadillac Repair: Vacuum Routing, intake manifold gasket, fan shroud
intake manifold gasket, fan shroud, brougham: Give me several pictures of the engine compartment with the air cleaner assembly ON and some with the air cleaner turned on it s dise so I can see what is hooked up on the underside of the air cleaner Also give me a larger view of the engine. E-mail them...

Cadillac Repair: wiring diagram, compressor clutch, answer need
compressor clutch, answer need, vehicle id: You can obtain a wiring diagram and have it e-mailed to you. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing...

Cadillac Repair: 02 Cadillac Seville Burning Rubber Smell, cadillac seville sts, power steering fluid leak
cadillac seville sts, power steering fluid leak, 2002 cadillac seville sts: Hello Jay, Obviously both these questions do not fit within my expertise as an expert on ignition/key based anti-theft systems such as transponders and other ignition disable devices, but being I have worked as a tech for over 30 years, I will try to politely...

Cadillac Repair: 1973 Cadillac Eldorado electical question, power trunk release, cadillac eldorado
power trunk release, cadillac eldorado, interior lamps: Take a look at the starter where the battery cable is connected and you will see several RUBBER COVERED wires vs the standard PLASTIC COVERED wires. These RUBBER COVERED wires are called FUSIBLE LINKS and are made internally of aluminum wire so if a short...

Cadillac Repair: 1981 cadillac eldorado 6 liter, cadillac eldorado, catalytic convertor
cadillac eldorado, catalytic convertor, throttle body: Hi Christopher, My expertise does not deal in your questions except for one. I am going off my old feable memory because I owned one of these cars. If I remember right, on the driver s side of the engine, there was a single wire near the valve cover that...

Cadillac Repair: 1984 Cadillac El Dorado, cadillac el dorado, computer fault
cadillac el dorado, computer fault, guages: Computer fault is highly UNLIKELY as there are 2 computers. One runs the engine and the other operates the cooling and heating system. Chances of BOTH be faulty are poor. IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 Cadillac Brougham Vacuum System, 1988 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham
1988 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham, vacuum lines: If you have the factory service manual look on page 1C-13 for the water valve hose. Where it shows GROMMET, This is the rubber seal that the lines go thru the firewall. You should have FULL hot water flow thru the heater core when there is NO vacuum at...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 Cadillac Deville, cadillac deville, heater core
cadillac deville, heater core, problem thanks: The most common fault is that the haeter core is leaking. You will need to replace it. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations and directives on changing the heater core which can t be done on this website...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 deville wont start, throttle body, fuel pump
throttle body, fuel pump, test procedures: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 Eldorado Will Not Shift Out of 1st Gear, cadillac eldorado, internal faults
cadillac eldorado, internal faults, throttle valve: OK, You could have a problem with the: Throttle valve linkage to the throttle body . A problem in the govenor. A problem in the Accumulator. A stuck valve in the valve body. Or any number of internal faults. I can e-mail you several pictures...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 Cad Eldorado v8 biarritz, steering wheel puller, broken rack
steering wheel puller, broken rack, head bolt: Hi Adam, Yes, you have a common problem and I know it will happen to my Alante one day. These columns were built a little backwards that the common Saginaw steering column where the mechanical steering column locking mechanisms were on the left side and...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 Cadillac heater, cadillac deville, electronic issue
cadillac deville, electronic issue, e mail: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 DeVille "d" in climate control and fuel display, climate control, allexperts
climate control, allexperts, couple times: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only allows one picture. I do not have a website so you...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 Deville won't start, horn blows, test procedures
horn blows, test procedures, steering column: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 caddilac deville, dent puller, caddilac
dent puller, caddilac, steering wheel: If your referring to the ignition switch on the steering column you have to remove the steering wheel and the internal lock plate to access the switch to remove the screw that is holding the switch in place. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 el dorado idles high, tempeture, idle speed control
tempeture, idle speed control, test procedures: Your problem sounds like a faulty IDLE SPEED CONTROL MOTOR. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 sedan deville runs rough, vacuum line, plastic vacuum
vacuum line, plastic vacuum, page 8a: If there was a fault with the MAP sensor the CHECK ENGINE light would be illuminated. Is your engine roughness ONLY at idle speeds or can you detect a miss while cruising ?. Look on page 8A-201-0 Figure A and you will see the MAP sensor. There is a...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac DeVille, electric fuel pump, spark plug wires
electric fuel pump, spark plug wires, cadillac deville: OK, What you have is either a fault with the PASS-KEY security system and or a fault in the starter relay. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac El Dorado 4.9, cadillac el dorado, voltage spikes
cadillac el dorado, voltage spikes, instrument cluster: You need to IMMEDIATELY STOP using this vehicle as you will start to FRY electronic parts and remove the alternator from the vehicle and take it into any auto parts store and have it tested. You either have a problem internally with the alternator or a...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac heater controls, heater core, fan motor
heater core, fan motor, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 cadillac deville hvac, floor vents, cadillac deville
floor vents, cadillac deville, heater core: Put the system on FULL 90 degree heat at full blower speed. Wait 3 minutes and then disconnect the threaded metal rod from the plastic clip on top of the PROGRAMMER and pull the threaded rod towards you as far as you can and see if you get heat from the...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 cadillac sadan deville trans, sadan, modulator
sadan, modulator, miles per hour: Are you ABSOLUTELY POSITIVE that you are starting out in FIRST gear ?. Is it possible that you are starting out in SECOND gear ?. Try starting out in DRIVE and at about 5 miles per hour, Manually shift into FIRST gear and see if the trans downshifts into...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Sdn Deville hi-lo beam switch, tilt positions, low beams
tilt positions, low beams, head bolts: Hello Larry, This is sort of an easy repair depending on your mechanical ability. It sounds like the dimmer switch is shot. Go to a parts store and obtain a dimmer switch. It is located under the dash on the left side of the steering column. You will...

Cadillac Repair: 1992 CADILLAC DEVILLE 4.9 MISS/TPS, rotor coil, cylinder problem
rotor coil, cylinder problem, cadillac deville: With the engine running, start pulling spark plugs one at a time and see which spark plug does NOT make the engine run worse than it already does. When you find the spark plug that does not make the engine run worse than it does now, You found your cylinder...

Cadillac Repair: 1992 cadillac deville, throttle positioning sensor, batt cable
throttle positioning sensor, batt cable, cadillac deville: Please elaborate on your quote: we took the throttle back. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system...

Cadillac Repair: 1993 Cadillac Deville, Vats, theft insurance denial
Vats, theft insurance denial, last key used: Hi Sherry, My first question would be; why was the starter replaced in the first place? Being that the engine ran all day may have nothing to do with your problem. Obviously, it is impossible to diagnose a problem over the internet, but something you...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 Cadillac Edorado Climate Control/Fuel Center, fuel gauge, climate control
fuel gauge, climate control, weird twist: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 Cadillac Seville SLS, pulse width modulation, cadillac seville sls
pulse width modulation, cadillac seville sls, cadillac seville: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 Cadillac SLS Instrument Cluster, cadillac sls, climate control
cadillac sls, climate control, word history: You need to CLEAR (erase) ALL the codes via the climate control panel and see if any codes return. If you do NOT know how to CLEAR the codes via the climate control panel, Let me know and we can make arrangements for you to give me a call and You can perform...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 Cadillac SLS, cadillac sls, fuel guage
cadillac sls, fuel guage, control panel 1: OK, You have a fault in the instrument cluster. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 caddy deville, theft security, change oil
theft security, change oil, washer fluid: The FIRST thing I would do is have the charging system tested. Once it is verified that it is OK, You need to be mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 cadillac stalls, computer answer, word history
computer answer, word history, climate control: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1997 sts hot start problem, spark plug wire, gas filter
spark plug wire, gas filter, pcv valve: The first thing you have to do is identify if it is FUEL or IGNITION to the spark plugs that you do not have . Try spraying a small amount of starting fluid in the air cleaner and see fi it TRIES to start. Also check for spark to one of the spark plugs...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville, cadillac deville, rear shocks
cadillac deville, rear shocks, 1999 cadillac deville: Your most likely suspect is the HEIGHT CONTROL SENSOR which is faulty and requires replacement. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville Alarm, cadillac deville, pin switch
cadillac deville, pin switch, 1999 cadillac deville: Hi Tom, I am an expert in the ignition anti-theft systems. Factory alarms in many cases require hands on diagnoses in most cases, but I will throw you some thoughts. Please keep in mind that I have not worked on the factory alarms for many years, but Cadillacs...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville's Gas Gauge, gas gauge, necessary telephone
gas gauge, necessary telephone, cadillac deville: You can purchase one at most any auto parts store. YES, I can provide directives and pictures and if necessary telephone help. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test...

Cadillac Repair: 2 Cadillac issues. Need help with...., fibre optic cable, fuse box
fibre optic cable, fuse box, cadillac deville: (1) Did you try trurning ON the head lights or parking lights to see if the engine compartment lamp illuminates ?. (2) There is ONLY ONE BULB in the turn signal lamp assembly. the inside light is just a fibre optic cable that insets into a small hole in...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 Caddy SLS, volt ohm meter, pink wire
volt ohm meter, pink wire, electrical fault: unplug the transmission wiring harness and locate terminal U (pink wire) which should have battery voltage at the harness pin connection with the ignition key in the ON position. to check the solenoid with an OHM METER, locate pin connections IN the...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 cadi DHS will not start in mornings, autozone auto parts store, autozone auto parts
autozone auto parts store, autozone auto parts, autozone: Drive the car down to any AUTOZONE auto parts store and ask them to retrieve the CODES from the computers with their scanner. Write down the: CODE #: Is the acode a HISTORY or CURRENT code ?: Get this for ALL the codes that appear. Next...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 cadillac escalade, crank sensor, cadillac escalade
crank sensor, cadillac escalade, plug wires: I have yet to find a MAP sensor that fails due to dampness. IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics...

Cadillac Repair: 2003 CTS..Key Locked in Ignition, accurate diagnosis, lock cylinder
accurate diagnosis, lock cylinder, steering column: If you cannot remove the ignition key from the lock cylinder on the steering column and it is stuck in the lock, You have a problem with the lock on the steering column. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL...

Cadillac Repair: 2003 cadillac cts, 2003 cadillac cts, electric fuel pump
2003 cadillac cts, electric fuel pump, cadillac cts: Could be a fuel pump pressure or volume problem OR it could be an intermittent fault in the spark to the spark plugs. The electric fuel pump is in the gas tank. What you want to try is, The next time that it won t start right away, Spray some starting...

Cadillac Repair: 84 cadillac no fuel, cadillac coupe deville, electric fuel pump
cadillac coupe deville, electric fuel pump, carborator: Yes, We can help you and we can also help you fix your problem. IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics...

Cadillac Repair: 86 fleetwood brougham. "NO CHARGE" light is on, fleetwood brougham, internal regulator
fleetwood brougham, internal regulator, alternator: Either you have a short in the brown wire and or a fault in the alternator internal regulator or a faulty field circuit. Remove the alternator and take it into most any auto supply store and they will test the alternator for free. If the alternator tests...

Cadillac Repair: 86 fleetwood brougham check engine light, fleetwood brougham, electrical switch
fleetwood brougham, electrical switch, steering column: We can try and adjust the electrical switch that is mounted up under the dash on the steering column first. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and...

Cadillac Repair: 86 fleetwood brougham. Heat control, fleetwood brougham, heat control
fleetwood brougham, heat control, brougham: You either have a fault of the heater/AC programmer and or a faulty vacuum door. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: 87 cadillac brougham losing coolant at alarming rates, 1987 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham
1987 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham, losing coolant: If you cannot find any external anti-freeze leaks on the ground, Are you seeing ANY amount of white smoke from the exhaust pipe. ?. This sounds like a classic example of a blow head gasket and the head gaskets need to be pressure tested by a local car...

Cadillac Repair: 89 deville E codes, fan buttons, service engine soon light
fan buttons, service engine soon light, climate control: The FIRST thing you need to do is CLEAR (erase) ALL these codes from the computer and see if they come back. If these codes are ONLY appearing as E codes and NOT EE codes, Just CLEAR them in this manner: 1. Turn igntion switch ON. 2. Do NOT start...

Cadillac Repair: '90 Cadillac CeVille Wiper motor and wiper fluid pump, electronics board, wiper motor
electronics board, wiper motor, wiper arms: Could be a faulty ground circuit, Faulty wiper switch or faulty electronics board on motor. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: 92 Cadillac Deville Problems, cadillac deville, throttle plate
cadillac deville, throttle plate, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 92 eldorado, test procedures, starting from scratch
test procedures, starting from scratch, eldorado: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 93 cadillac sedan deville speed sensor, vehicle speed sensor, cadillac sedan deville
vehicle speed sensor, cadillac sedan deville, computer command: This hshould not be hard to fix. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems...

Cadillac Repair: 93 Eldorado - heating problem, problem thanks, damper
problem thanks, damper, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 94 Caddy Sedan DeVille 4.9 ci, synchronous motor, idle speed control
synchronous motor, idle speed control, test procedures: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 94' Cadillac Deville 4.9L Front Lower Ball Joint replacemet, lower ball joints, cadillac deville
lower ball joints, cadillac deville, university of northwestern: 90% of the people I deal with who are looking for help are NOT very mechanically inclined. I am sorry that I do not have the psychic ability to have known that you do have some minor experience with automotive repair. If you would have made me aware...

Cadillac Repair: 96 CADILLAC, amp fuse, cadillac seville
amp fuse, cadillac seville, fuse box: It is in the engine compartment on the drivers side and is marked as INDVERT and is a 50 amp fuse. if the fuse is OK, If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: 96 Cadillac Deville Transmission Problem, cadillac deville, transmission problem
cadillac deville, transmission problem, cadillac: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: 96 cadillac deville problem, mass air flow sensor, mass air flow
mass air flow sensor, mass air flow, air flow sensor: check your fuel pressure. Sounds like your dad is on the right track. NOTE: If you do have to replace the fuel pump due to low pressure, You MUST clear (erase) the CODES from the computer via the climate control panel. Disconnecting the battery or pulling...

Cadillac Repair: 97 Cadillac SLS A/C compressor, cadillac sls, freon
cadillac sls, freon, e mail: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: !988 caddy waterpump, caddy, e mail
caddy, e mail, 988: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations and directives of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only allows one picture. I do not have...

Cadillac Repair: 99 Deville, power relay, body harness
power relay, body harness, alante: Hi Lee, Funny you should ask being I was just doing something with the retained power relay on my Alante a few minutes ago. It sounds like you are on the right track looking for the relay taped to the harness, but make sure the courtesy light circuit is...

Cadillac Repair: blown fuse, blown fuse, test procedures
blown fuse, test procedures, input and output: If the replacement fuse also blew, You will need a wiring schematic to test the input and output ircuits of the cluster. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac 1994 de Ville 32valve northstar eng, accelerometer sensor, intermittent fault
accelerometer sensor, intermittent fault, rear position: S011 History = had an intermittent fault in the Left Front Solenoid Ride Suspension System which apparently corrected itself or was fixed at one time and the code was never CLEARED from the computer. S016 History = had an intermittent fault in the...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac Catera A/C Heater Control / heated seats, cadillac catera, dash unit
cadillac catera, dash unit, catera: FIRST I need the YEAR of the vehicle. Your problem may NOT be the dash unit. It could be a fault in the AC/Heater programmer or a fault in the SERIAL LINE of which controls all the instrumentation. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac code RS0027 on 96 deville, test procedures, e mail
test procedures, e mail, cadillac: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: Camshaft sensor, hall effect sensor, cadilac
hall effect sensor, cadilac, camshaft: It is located in the distributor and is also known as a HALL-EFFECT sensor. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: Climate control and gauges out in cadillac sedandeville, aftermarket radio, climate control
aftermarket radio, climate control, original radio: Did the climate control and gages work when the original radio was installed ?. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: Couple Questions, dexcool coolant, antifreeze coolant
dexcool coolant, antifreeze coolant, gm dexcool: Hi, Labor should not be any more than 2 hours, probably less. I would recommend going new only for the fact that you won t have the problem again. This is something a regular mechanic can look at and probably repair. I would not recommend a dealer. I...

Cadillac Repair: cadillac 93 wont stay running, electric fuel pump, traction control system
electric fuel pump, traction control system, automatic braking system: P044 = Rear heated oxygen sensor is seeing a lean exhaust signal. I032 = You have a loss of your AUTOMATIC BRAKING SYSTEM and your TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM serial line data. What you need to do is CLEAR (erase) ALL the codes by using the climate control...

Cadillac Repair: cadilloac transmission, cadillac service, gm dealers
cadillac service, gm dealers, service transmission: Hi Kenneth, Normally I wouldn t answer questions in this are, but I have been working on this old stuff long enough, I will see if I can help you. If you cannot find a trans dipstick, you have a closed system, usually serviceable by GM dealers only, but...

Cadillac Repair: my car running hot, combustion chambers, head gaskets
combustion chambers, head gaskets, radiator hose: Whether you fix the engine you have or replace the engine, I would still drop in a new radiator. If you go with a used engine, Make sure you FLUSH OUT the engine BEFORE you install the new radiator. Do NOT put any of thee liquid MIRACLE CURES in a bottle...

Cadillac Repair: DASH BOARD DISPLAY SECURITY WON'T START, change engine oil, dash board
change engine oil, dash board, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: door locks, cadillac eldorado, test procedures
cadillac eldorado, test procedures, eldorado: Either the relay is stuck or one of the lock switches is stuck in the lock mode. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: escalade repair washer fluid resevoir, plastic jug, fluid leaks
plastic jug, fluid leaks, washer reservoir: most likely there is a crack in the bottom of the plastic overflow container and or the electric pump which is mounted on the bottom of the plastic overflow jug is leaking and requires replacement or simply the hose that connects to the pump has come OFF the...

Cadillac Repair: Fix back brakes, 65 Deville, rear brakes, e mail
rear brakes, e mail, no worries: You are asking about a 1965 rear brakes, Yes ?. Why would you not be able to do it yourself ?. I do need one thing from you. Which is a picture of the brake system on both rear sides of the vehicle to refresh my memory as if I did not feel OLD enough...

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville Alarm, factory radio, bus systems
Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville Alarm, factory radio, bus systems, good luck

Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville's Gas Gauge, cad
Cadillac Repair: 1999 Cadillac Deville's Gas Gauge, cad

Cadillac Repair: 2003 cadillac cts
Cadillac Repair: 2003 cadillac cts

Cadillac Repair: 96 Cadillac Deville Transmission Problem, cadillac sedan deville, filter service
Cadillac Repair: 96 Cadillac Deville Transmission Problem, cadillac sedan deville, filter service, cadillac

Cadillac Repair: remove/reinstall spark plugs, plugs
Cadillac Repair: remove/reinstall spark plugs, plugs

Cadillac Repair: fuel pump strainer and fuel level sending unit, pump strainer, fuel level
pump strainer, fuel level, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: Heater, seville sls, diagnostic center
seville sls, diagnostic center, cold air: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: Heater Blower 91 Cadillac, heater blower, temp control
heater blower, temp control, test procedures: You most likely have 2 seperate problems. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing...

Cadillac Repair: High RPMs on an 89 Eldorado, rpms increase, vacuum leaks
rpms increase, vacuum leaks, vacuum leak: You stated: I ve contacted the repair shop and will try to get them to repair it for free since it seems like it was their mistake to begin with. Am I correct in assuming this? They should have readjusted the idle...

Cadillac Repair: heat in 1999 Develle, dash vents, blower motor
dash vents, blower motor, climate control: You have a fault either in the blower motor, Climate control panel or the dash cluster. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of...

Cadillac Repair: heater, heater hoses, heater hose
heater hoses, heater hose, heater core: The first thing to do is flush out the heater core by removing the 2 hoses and put a MARK on each hose so you know whih hose goes where when you go to put them back ON. Buy some heater hose about 6 and cut it in half and install one hose on each pipe at...

Cadillac Repair: heater in car, car question, defrosters
car question, defrosters, climate control: Is what your saying is that no matter where you set your climate control panels on HEAT or A/C you are NOT getting any air from any of the vents which would mean that your blower motor is not running to force air thru the vents. If you are mechanicaly inclined...

Cadillac Repair: heater core replacement, heater core replacement, heatercore
heater core replacement, heatercore, vehicle model: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only allows one picture. I do not have a website so you...

Cadillac Repair: ignition cylinder, eldarado, key cylinder
eldarado, key cylinder, e mail: Could be the: Key cylinder. Ignition key. Pass-key module. wiring fault in the pass-key system. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and...

Cadillac Repair: Leaks and Smells..., cadillac seville sts, power steering fluid leak
cadillac seville sts, power steering fluid leak, 2002 cadillac seville sts: It IS possible that the power steering leak is getting fluid onto the serpentine fan belt causing your burning smell OR the burning smell could be a bearing in one of the numerous components that is driven by the belt, Which would require removal of the belt...

Cadillac Repair: Northstar engine running and idling too fast, intermittent fault, e mail
intermittent fault, e mail, idle speed control: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated while driving the vehicle and or has any other lights illuminated or any messages from the message display center ?. What work or diagnostics of ANYKIND WHAT-SO-EVER have been performed on the vehicle trying...

Cadillac Repair: Numerous and Random Electrical Issues - 98 Deville, mileage info, faub
mileage info, faub, car stalls: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: What would I need to do If my dashboard lights dont work., electrical, dash
electrical, dash, fuse: Hello Ashley, There is more than one fuse panel in this vehicle. You need to look at your owners manual for locations. From what you indicate, I would be checking the Guage fuse. In the event all fuses are good, the problem may be more detailed such...

Cadillac Repair: overheating, bolt holes, head gaskets
bolt holes, head gaskets, head bolts: What you have is a classic example of a faulty head gasket allowing combustion chamber pressure into the cooling system. This IS very common and you will need to replce the head gaskets and heli-coil ALL the head bolt holes and install all new head bolts per...

Cadillac Repair: part number, catera, test procedures
catera, test procedures, solenoid: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: proper door panel removal, test procedures, e mail
test procedures, e mail, elegance: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: Rear passenger window will not go up., cadillac fleet, fleet wood
cadillac fleet, fleet wood, cigarette lighter: ALL the windows wiring goes to the drivers master switch BEFORE it goes to the other windows. You may have a faulty master switch, Faulty rear window switch or a faulty motor. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a...

Cadillac Repair: Remote Programing, seville sls, remote transmitters
seville sls, remote transmitters, gm dealer: Hi Steve, This is a common problem when buying universal stuff from E-bay. I would have thought they would have had a tech line you could have contacted from whoever sold you the remotes. Since I do not know if you have the appropriate transmitters to...

Cadillac Repair: Rpm dial/gauge, cadillac eldorado, loose wires
cadillac eldorado, loose wires, interior light: Hi Don, This is not my expertise, but I have worked on cars for over 30 years. The tack wire is commonly at the distributor cap. You may have inadvertantly unplugged it. Check for any loose wires in the area. Usually, the guage fuse covers all guages....

Cadillac Repair: my rear suspension, caddy cars, inner fender
caddy cars, inner fender, cadallac: Hi Eric, No you changed the question. Now you tell me at times which means the compressor works. There is a leveling sensor at the rear axle that may be the problem. Another question would be; does the rear end sit downward or is it level most of the...

Cadillac Repair: remove/reinstall spark plugs, spark plugs, bulkhead
spark plugs, bulkhead, wrong way: YOU STATED: It can t be as difficult as it looks. Oh YES it can. Everybody has their own method of getting them out. There is no right or wrong way, Just pick the easiest way you can find and don t forget to send a Thank You note to Cadillac Motor Division...

Cadillac Repair: Service Engine Soon Light, cadillac deville, intermittent fault
cadillac deville, intermittent fault, climate control: The service engine soon light is ON for a reason as there was an intermittent fault in the vehicles electronics. you can turn it OFF by the following method, However, It may come back ON and if it does I need to know what the code IS. 1. Turn the ignition...

Cadillac Repair: speedometer problem, fuel milage, diagnostic scanner
fuel milage, diagnostic scanner, cadillac deville: Hi Alicia, I am not real familiar with such diagnoses, but from what you describe it sounds like a transmission computer problem. Call around and find a repair facility that can hook the computer to a diagnostic scanner for codes. You may have a code in...

Cadillac Repair: Turn Signal not working, cadillac seville, steering column
cadillac seville, steering column, bulbs: Hi Dan, Sounds like you may have a flasher problem. Remove the lower part of the dsah under steering column (hush panel-keeps you from seeing under dash). Turn on four ways. Listen and locate that flasher. Remove. Turn on signal that blinks. Locate that...

Cadillac Repair: trans solenoid, faulty computer, brake switch
faulty computer, brake switch, solenoid: IS the CHECK ENGINE light ILLUMINATED ?. What CODES are you getting from the computer ?. The overdrive fault could be: Faulty solenoid in transmission. Faulty brake switch for solenoid release/apply. Faulty computer. If you are mechanicaly...

Cadillac Repair: trouble code for cadillac deville 1997, crank shaft, cadillac deville
crank shaft, cadillac deville, distributor ignition: P1350 = Electronic spark timing bypass fault. P1375 = No crank shaft sensor A or B signal to the distributor ignition system or the 24X signal is shorted. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER,...

Cadillac Repair: Windown problems, window switches, test procedures
window switches, test procedures, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: Windshield Wipers, windshield wiper, test procedures
windshield wiper, test procedures, e mail: If I knew the MODEL, YEAR and MAKE of vehicle, I can most likely help you by: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: water pump, head gasket, blown head gaskets, head gasket
blown head gaskets, head gasket, head bolts: Will fixing the water pump cause pressure on the head gasket? YES. If it was my vehicle, I would pull the heads, drill out the head bolt threads in the engine block and install heli-coils and install new head gaskets and new head bolts per manufacturers...

Cadillac Repair: windows, auto button, defrosters
auto button, defrosters, grid line: On the instrument panel you will see the AUTO button and just below it the FRONT button which is for windshield defrost. Just below the front defrost button you will see the REAR button which is for the rear window defrosters. Does the rear button illuminate...

Cadillac Repair: 1986 Deville Ht4100 intermittent fast idle, timing adjustments, climate control
timing adjustments, climate control, board diagnostics: You need to replace the ISC motor and make the base idle speed, TPS and ignition timing adjustments BEFORE adjusting the new ISC motor. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics,...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 Cadillac Brougham Radio, 1988 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham
1988 cadillac brougham, cadillac brougham, car radio: Did you check ALL your fuses ?. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 Deville no heat, temperature thermostat, volt ohm meter
temperature thermostat, volt ohm meter, happy holidays: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL VOLT/OHM METER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on...

Cadillac Repair: 1988 fleetwood flooding after engine warms up, volt ohm meter, oxygen sensor
volt ohm meter, oxygen sensor, climate control: Replace the oxygen sensor, The MAT sensor, Clean or replace all the spark plugs and change the engine oil and filter. Then CLEAR (erase) ALL the codes via the climate control panel and see if any codes return. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 Cadillac Seville - High Voltage Message, cadillac seville, test procedures
cadillac seville, test procedures, high voltage: You either have a fault in the alternator, Dash or computer. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the...

Cadillac Repair: 1989 fleetwood heater problems, engine coolant, fan light
engine coolant, fan light, cadi: NO. What you need is pictures and directives e-mailed to you along with test procedures. As this site is NOT mine and they only allow ONE picture, It is very difficult to have you perform test procedures via pictures. You need to e-mail: onlineautohelp@msn.co...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 Cadillac Fleetwood, 1990 cadillac fleetwood, cadillac fleetwood
1990 cadillac fleetwood, cadillac fleetwood, computer chips: Because the ECM and BCM have lost their ability to talk to each other via the communications line . When the communications line goes down it effects both computer chips that are soldered on the circuit boards and BOTH computers must be replaced as there is...

Cadillac Repair: 1990 cadillac deville trouble code 58, volt ohm meter, cadillac deville
volt ohm meter, cadillac deville, word history: E58 means that the pass key system will not allow fuel delivery due to a fault in the pass key system. After the E58 displays does the word HISTORY or CURRENT display ?. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Cadillac 4 door sedan, paneling, screws
paneling, screws, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this website which only allows one picture. I do not have a website so you...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 cadillac deville, cadillac deville, seat motor
cadillac deville, seat motor, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Deville, air struts, rear struts
air struts, rear struts, haynes manual: You cannot install non-electronic shocks in this vehicle as it will cause the CHECK ENGINE light to ALWAYS illuminate and may cause the vehicle to start out in SECOND GEAR instead of FIRST GEAR. See if you can get the identical shocks from a salvage yard...

Cadillac Repair: 1991 Seville Heater core problem, heater control valve, vacuum line
heater control valve, vacuum line, heater valve: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1991cadillaic sevile, sevile, electrical tests
sevile, electrical tests, e mail: Sure, You can fix it yourself. The fault is most likely a faulty speaker, BUT, Simple electrical tests need to be performed at the speaker. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical...

Cadillac Repair: 1993 cadillac sedan de ville, core failure, head gaskets
core failure, head gaskets, heater cores: The fault is either a faulty radiator cap or the WRONG pressure cap for your specific vehicle. The most likely cause is a very very common occurance of faulty head gaskets whereas combustion chamber pressure is being distributed into your cooling system...

Cadillac Repair: 1993 Elderado coupe 4.9, volt ohm meter, elderado
volt ohm meter, elderado, digital volt ohm meter: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL VOLT/OHM METER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on...

Cadillac Repair: 1994 Caddy Eldo, throttle switch, open throttle
throttle switch, open throttle, test procedures: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1994 Cadillac Eldorado Cranks but no start, electric fuel pump, cadillac eldorado
electric fuel pump, cadillac eldorado, starter fluid: 1. Get yourself a helper and remove the gas cap. 2. Turn ON the ignition switch to the point where all the dash lights illuminate but do NOT try and start the engine. 3. Have your helper listen at the gas cap opening and as soon as you turn the ignition...

Cadillac Repair: 1994 Cadillac Sedan Deville, volt ohm meter, cadillac sedan deville
volt ohm meter, cadillac sedan deville, digital volt ohm meter: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL VOLT/OHM METER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on...

Cadillac Repair: 1994 Eldorado emergency brake, volt ohm meter, vacuum switch
volt ohm meter, vacuum switch, emergency brake: The most likelt fault is the vacuum switch located under the dash on top of the steering column that supplies vacuum to the emergency brake actuator in order to release the emergency brake. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You...

Cadillac Repair: 1994 eldorado 4.6 northstar engine, pcm 5, word history
pcm 5, word history, climate control: To get the codes: 1. turn ignition ON. Do NOT start the engine. 2. Simultaneously push and hold the OFF and WARMER buttons on the climate control panel for 3 seconds and release them. 4. Codes in the form of LETTER & NUMBERS will appear on the fuel...

Cadillac Repair: 1994 won't start.., spark plug wires, spark c
spark plug wires, spark c, california edition: If the codes were able to be cleared from the old pcm, There was no reason to replace the pcm. It is NORMAL to see PCM? when there are no codes in the computer. If you have the 4.9L engine the item that the spark plug wires go into has always been the...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 Cadillac Seville SLS, pulse width modulation, cadillac seville sls
pulse width modulation, cadillac seville sls, cadillac seville: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 1995 cadillac sls seville, cadillac sls, brake caliper
cadillac sls, brake caliper, brake rotor: Apparently the caliper is frozen (stuck on the brake rotor due to a defective brake piston. About the only way to get it oFF is to remove the 2 large pin bolts on the top and bottom of the caliper and pry the caliper off the rotor and replace the caliper....

Cadillac Repair: 1995 fleetwood brougham Key resistor circuit open or shorted to battery, fleetwood brougham, resistor circuit
fleetwood brougham, resistor circuit, starter shaft: Code 43 is an oxygen sensor fault. Your main problem sounds more like s starter problem whereas the starter bendix is sticking on the starter shaft and needs to be cleaned and or lubricated. requires removal of the starter. E-mail: onlineautohelp@msn.co...

Cadillac Repair: 1996 Cadillac sts, electric fuel pump, cadillac sts
electric fuel pump, cadillac sts, gas tank: You either sucked up debris from the bottom of the gas tank and plugged the fuel filter at the bottom of the electric fuel pump in the gas tank or most likely burnt out the fuel pump. Try this: 1. Remove the gas cap and have someone listen at the gas...

Cadillac Repair: 1997 Seville STS Dash Cluster replacement, seville sts, car options
seville sts, car options, processor chip: Because each cluster has a micro-processor chip with all the vehicles specific information such as the vehicle information number (VIN) and other specific car options and must be re-programmed by an cluster repair facility. You can pull the gage from the...

Cadillac Repair: 1998 DeVille Diagnostic Codes, spark plug wires, spark plug wire
spark plug wires, spark plug wire, diagnostic scanner: You either have a faulty spark plug wire or spark plug in one of the cylinders. If you have a diagnostic scanner, E-mail: onlineautohelp@msn.com for a complete diagnostic chart to follow using the scanner to detect which cylinder is mis-firing. Another...

Cadillac Repair: 1998 DeVille Lights Flickering, battery cables, negative cable
battery cables, negative cable, loose ground: OK, Now that we know tht the GROUNDS are OK, We can put our attention to the alternator. The alternator needs to be tested under a load situation to verify that it is an internal fault. having it tested at an auto parts store will NOT be testing it under...

Cadillac Repair: 2000 Cadillac Escalade, throttle plate, cadillac escalade
throttle plate, cadillac escalade, e mail: IS or HAS the cHECK ENGINE light on the dash ever illuminated while driving the vehicle ?. this sounds more like a residue buildup within the throttle plate area and you will require several pictures and directives showing you ho you can clean this residue....

Cadillac Repair: 2000 Cadillac Escalade starting problems, cadillac escalade, fuel pressure
cadillac escalade, fuel pressure, fuel pump: Either you are NOT getting fuel and or ignition to the engine. You will need numerous pictures and directions to find and fix your problem. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical...

Cadillac Repair: 2003 CTS, pvc valve, crank case
pvc valve, crank case, coolant system: GM has had engine problems since 1980 to present. I have been diagnosing Cadillac s for close to 30 years and why do you think I do not own one ?. The majority of their problems is with head gaskets where the bolt hole threads in the aluminum block stretch...

Cadillac Repair: 84 Cadillac Seville - no power, cadillac seville, wiring schematics
cadillac seville, wiring schematics, fuel spray: Are you absolutely POSITIVE that you replaced the ECM and NOT the BCM ?. If you have battery voltage to each injector the other wire on each injector goes directly to the ECM which grounds the wire in order to mke the fuel spray. If your POSITIVE you...

Cadillac Repair: 91 Devilla Cadillac, head bolts, head gaskets
head bolts, head gaskets, devilla: This is blown head gaskets and will require drilling out the head bolts in the engine and installing HELI-COILS and new head bolts in the engine. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need picture locations of the components...

Cadillac Repair: 92 Cadillac Brougham Wiring Problem?, cadillac brougham, windshield wipers
cadillac brougham, windshield wipers, button work: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: 92 Cadillac Deville, cadillac deville, heat output
cadillac deville, heat output, air duct: You need to check the AC/Heater programmer for proper operation. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within...

Cadillac Repair: 93 Cadillac Fleetwood door locks, cadillac fleetwood, door locks
cadillac fleetwood, door locks, lock switch: The door lock switch located under the dash on the steering column may have faulty contacts and needs to be replaced. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures...

Cadillac Repair: 93 Eldorado sputters, coughs and surges, vacuum leaks, financial restraints
vacuum leaks, financial restraints, water particles: Try 2 cans of dry gas anyway. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL VOLT/OHM METER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you...

Cadillac Repair: 95 cadi Sedan Deville, plastic gears, volt ohm meter
plastic gears, volt ohm meter, change gears: This appears to be a fault with the IDLE SPEED CONTROL internal plastic gears. This is a common problem and can be resolved by replacing the ISC motor and resetting the BASE IDLE SPEED, TPS and cleaning the throttle body air intake and throttle plate. If...

Cadillac Repair: 96 deville, no heat or blowers, volt ohm meter, digital volt ohm meter
volt ohm meter, digital volt ohm meter, e mail: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL VOLT/OHM METER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on...

Cadillac Repair: 99 Seville codes, volt ohm meter, service engine soon light
volt ohm meter, service engine soon light, digital volt ohm meter: air bag has no connection with no start condition. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL VOLT/OHM METER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system...

Cadillac Repair: no air flow threw vents, blower motor, test procedures
blower motor, test procedures, simple test: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on this...

Cadillac Repair: My baby, torque sensor, cadillac deville
torque sensor, cadillac deville, gas tank: I need the YEAR and MODEL of the vehicle. You may have gotten a mixture of gas and water from your local gas station if this fault occured soon after putting gas in the fuel tank or if you only have 1/4 of a tank left or are near empty. Try adding 2...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac cateria, air control valve, cateria
air control valve, cateria, e mail: Either the idle air control valve or the idle speed control moor whichever your engine has on it. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac Devill compressor, volt ohm meter, cadillac devill
volt ohm meter, cadillac devill, ac system: If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL VOLT/OHM METER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done on...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac fuel shut off, cadillac fleetwood brougham, 1994 cadillac fleetwood
cadillac fleetwood brougham, 1994 cadillac fleetwood, 1994 cadillac fleetwood brougham: We can remove the fuel pump relay and jumper the terminals to make the fuel pump run all the time and while jumpered you can check for battery voltage at the fuel pump feed wire. You may want to look under the vehicle to see if any wires got damaged where...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac Heated seats, heated seats, test procedures
heated seats, test procedures, e mail: NO. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within the system that is causing you problems of which can t be done...

Cadillac Repair: Cadillac Sedan Deville 93, cadillac sedan deville, rear defroster
cadillac sedan deville, rear defroster, test procedures: IS or HAS the CHECK ENGINE light ever illuminated on the dash ?. If you are mechanicaly inclined or know of someone who is, You will need a DIGITAL MULTIMETER, Simple electrical schematics, Test procedures and picture locations of the components within...