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Cadillac STS

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This category covers questions about the Cadillac STS, S-Series Touring Sedan. The STS is a full-sized luxury sedan that is manufactured by General Motors and sold through its Cadillac division. The STS began production in 2005.
  How do you replace a front turn signal bulb for a 2000 sts cadillac?"
  at45 to 50 mph I will get about 26.6 mpg
the low side service port is located on the accumlator, that's that long vertical silver cylinder unit ,that sits in the front of the car
A person should know the location of the parts in their car. The  oil filter of a 2007 Cadillac Sts is located on the upper driver  side of the car's engine.
You can take it off and take it to oreillys or auto zone and they will charge it for free. Just tell them you want to check the battery.
If your battery is good and your starter is good but the car only gives one click when you try to start, then I'd bet everything I own that the problem is the ADJUSTABLE neutral/safety switch at the end of the shift cable, top of transmission, but just below the brake booster. Wally of Hagerstown,...
Add oil to the engine until the dipstick reads full. The light will reset itself unless the sensor is broken.
ignition on motor off then press and hold "off" and "rear def." for 10 seconds on the climate control.
  Take it to a dealership. The theft lock feature is there to deter theft of these radios.
Cadillac didn't make a STS in 2003 but here is the 2003 Cadillac Seville tail light bulb replacement: Purchase the correct replacement tail light bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement bulb information. Then consult your owner's manual...
The firing order of a 3.6 liter engine, in a 2007 Cadillac CTS, is  one, eight, two, seven, three, six, four, five. The firing order is  different for a V-6.
how do you disassemble the dash of a 1994 cadillac seville sts
Park the vehicle on a level surface. Drain the oil and change the filter. Pour in 4.5 quarts of the correct weight oil and start the engine. Let it run for 2 minutes and shut down. Wait 30 minutes and check the oil level. Add as necessary to reach the full mark on the dip stick. You now know the...
  you put a lifting kit that could lift as much as you need to put the 4ssss   however if the wheels don't fit on the car at regular ride height then it probably shouldn't go on the car. Just go with a smaller size. You'll probably be more pleased with the over appearance of the car not to...
Carfax is a good resource for looking up car information. You will be able to look up the Cadillac STS and determine how it performs, what are new and used prices, and ultimately determine if it is right for you amongst its competition.
Most newer cars do NOT HAVE A HEATER SHUT-OFF VALVE. The water continually flows into the heater core inside the passenger cabin and is regulated by a series of 'doors' that direct the air-flow over either the evap. core (for A/C) or the heater core for heat..A broken or leaking heater core is a...
  == Answer ==     Ride control is a general car term for how the vehicle handles on the road, e.g. how it corners, how it responds to wind, road conditions, etc.
  yes...go to cardomain.com and ck out some already   yes...go to cardomain.com and ck out some already
You will have to remove the intake, and replace the gaskets (they are reuse able but you should have new ones on hand in case they are damaged.The spark plugs installed in the engine are designed to last for 100k miles, unless you have a misfire, then there really no reason to replace them.
Cadilac deville neutral switch location and images show
  Automatically releases once put in gear.
how do you release a parking brake for a 2006 sts cadillac
1999 Cadillac Seville STS brake light bulb lamp replacement: Purchase the correct replacement brake light bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement brake light bulb information. Then consult your owner's manual for the replacement procedure....
  o2 sensor is on driver side 2nd one back
It should be automatic once in gear it should disengage, if not follow the pedal assembly up there you will find a small lever that if you flip it it will disengage it, watch yourself cause the pedal will just pop up.
Cadillac sts has air shocks wich are controlled only by a air pump, or a hidden air valve, which u can then pump air into it like you are pumping up a tire at a gas station. For each air shock it is around $140- and up. If you are thinking about replacing them due to not leveling out your suspension...
Both hi and lo beams are usually controlled by one fuse for each headlight.
You get tools and you take it out or if you dont know how to take them out go to an engineer
The air filter box is located on driver side in the engine bay. Unscrew both screws on top of the airbox and push and tilt the airbox upwards. Slide out air filter and drop in the new one. Install in reverse of removal.
you cannot replace the individual bulbs- they are meant to last the lifetime of the car. best solution is to get a completely new trunk...
Check your cooling fans in front of the radiator. It could be a relay or fuse to your high speed fan motor.   Also, check your coolant temp sensor, antifreeze level, and or thermostat again.
  there are two bolts in the oil pan...one in front and one towards the rear. you drain the oil out, then remove the oil filter. put a new filter on and put the bolts back into the pan (dont strip them out), then add five quarts of oil by dumping it into the valve cover
  P0170 Fuel Trim Malfunction (Bank 1)   Plenty of sites you guide you through obd-codes.   Check e.g. obd-codes.com
  If you can't get a ciphon pump down, there should be a ball at the end of the filler neck to prevent fuel theft, you would have to drop the tank.
means your about to have transmission problems. it will kick you  tranny into limp mode after awhile. check all electrical pulgs  going into tranny. check for corrsion and bad conections. hopfully  its a s easy as that. but maybe tranny going bad.
The fuel pump requires no priming.
The Cadillac STS 98 was constructed to drive it in the Autobahns, so I reachs 241 km/hr or 150 miles /hr
Most likely have leaky fuel injectors. It can be most anything that would causeover rich/ not burning fuel to be pushed past the rings. If the car seams to be running fine (not missfiring) the sparkplugs and wiring is probley ok. Butif under load there is a miss replace both. A good way to tell if...
  == Answer ==     MY 95 sts is on the left side quarter panel behind the carpet
  Sounds to be alternator. Take somewhere to have the charging system tested.
If you are sitting in the driver's seat, most Northstar Cadillacs have the turn signal flasher just to the left of the steering column, behind the plunger for the headlights... it's a black, square, electronic flasher. To access the flasher, you have to remove the knee booster & the metal plate...
Inside the fuel tank. Inside the fuel tank.
Underneath the air filter box (under the hood on the driver's side).
It's located in the rear fuse box (under the rear seat cushion next to the battery). Just pull up the rear seat cushion, locate NSBU (10 amp fuse).
My 2005 STS has none ....you push in fuel door and it opens
Probably found the answer, but is under the rear seat cushion, least that's where my 2004 DTS is located.
It's a straight order 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
  you have to drop the gas tank and remove the lock ring and inside the gas tank is the fuel pump.
The ECU is located in the same housing as the air filter. (in front of the housing). Take the star bolts loose and remove the housing. You will see ECU inside it.
  A solid mount has no play where as a hydraulic is flexible so you do not feel the torque of the motor(what you would want for daily driver in my opinion).
  Numerous places, If your not counting lines then rear seal, front seal, pan gasket and I can go on...!
The alternator is on the way out.
  The Cadillac STS is a mid-size luxury car, meaning that it would then compete with the Mercedes-Benz E Class, the BMW 5-series, the Lexus ES/GS.
  I have a 2001 Seville Cadillac that the service Engine soon light comes on after I happen to use certain fuels. It seems that ethanol type fuels are the worst. The light will go out after I put in a higher octane fuel. Not sure this is my complete problem but it always seems to go out in time....
Access the Fog Lamp from the top. Remove the cover between grill area and the radiator by using needle nose priers and prying up plastic clips (can be reused). Once cover is removed, you can see the back of the lamp covered by a rubber boot held on by a zip tie. Cut the zip tie and pull the rubber...
Yes, it's the same size engine the sts just makes more hp(300) then the sls(270) engine, should drop right it
  == Answer ==     FRONT OF TRUNK COMP. REAR OF SEATS.     T.C.A. SVC.
== Answer ==   If you are using anitfreeze your system has a leak and it needs to be fixed. If you continue to let it go you can damage your engine. Take it to a shop and have them run a pressure test.   Check all hoses including heater hoses & reservoir hose, and also watch for drips from...
  Hold the two outside buttons for 10 seconds, until the indicator light flashes. Then hold your garage door opener button and the button you want to use simutanoulsy. The indicator will flash, and after10-30 seconds, will flash rapidly. This should program for you.
The mirror itself can be 'pulled' out of the ear by either prying the mirror of using a suction cup. If the whole ear needs to be replaced the interior door trim must be removes then there are a few bolts holding the ear in place. Good luck.
Mounted on top and inside the fuel tank.
Wally of Hagerstown, MD here. I've answered this in preceeding questions about Cadillac starters!!
  == Answer ==   it should be under warranty, bring it to the dealer and let them worry about ti, or consult your owners manual
No way around it, the intake plenum has to come out to replace the starter. Always use new gaskets and a new "bellow" gasket where the plenum meets the throttle body. A light coat of oil around the inside of the bellow seal makes it easier to slide together.
The maximum speed of the Cadillac STS is 142.3 mph or 229 km/h. The speed will be marked on the car in miles per hour or kilometers per hour depending on where the car is sold. In some cases both systems may be used.
The Cadillac STS V is a high-performance luxury sports sedan. It is available with a supercharged 4.4 liter, 8-cylinder engine that produces 469 horsepower.
In order to get codes for a 1994 Cadillac STS through climate control, a diagnostic test must be run by a mechanic. Most alternative tests or guide books will not provide this information. A Cadillac dealer is the best option to obtain this code.
  == Answer ==     traction control on/off button located n glove box.try turning off.
The specifications of the 2005 Cadilac STS include 16/23 Fuel Economy, Gas Engine, 5 Seats, 5-Speed Shiftable Automatic Transmission, V6 Cylinders, 4 Yr. 50,000 Mi. Warranty.
  == Answer ==   A cracked block means that the engine itself is cracked. A blown head-gasket means that the gasket between the engine and the head has blown. Either can be caused by overheating the engine. When an engine overheats the head can warp causing the head-gasket to give out. In...
a sharp jerk to the chassis usually will trip the light on
  Very simple......   Open the hood. On the right side of the engine (driver side is left-passenger always right!) you'll see a black box with a red cap on the topside. This is the front fusebox by the way....   Lift the red cap to expose the (+) connector.   About 10inch behind this...
  Under the rear seat. Lift on the front of the rear seat and should pop out somewhat easily.
If the pump is not bad, there is no need to replace it. Just make darn sure that no dirt gets inside of the lines. Use a parts cleaner to clean off the line connections, before they are taken apart.
22's that's what i have in my 93 Cadillac sts n i didn't had to do anything to the car just put them on,
  == Answer ==     Blown head gasket or bad radiator cap
  == Answer ==   Check the upper and lower radiator hoses at the engine. They have a tendency to expand and split.
The 2006 Cadillac STS V-6 engine oil drain plug can be found on the  bottom of the oil pan. The drain plug can be removed with a half  inch ratchet.
  quick way to program garage opener with 2007 cadillac escalade.
7.5qt including filter, as per the owner manual.
  == Answer ==   You like the look of those 06 tailights don't you! Me too, I have an 04. They should fit, Honda just changed the color.
  To reprogram the seats should be in the manual. For the names, I am to understand the dealer has to program in. I believe its free of charge.
Ensure the car is locked by pressing the lock button.You must lock the car with the remote before attempting to start. Also, you must have Remote Start turned on in the personalization menu. Remember the interface is a little wierd but all you do is press the bottom center swith until Remote Start...
Cadillac STS was created in 2005.
push your information button on the dash until the fuel used comes up. Then push and hold the reset button next to it. That will reset your fuel used. You can reset just about any reading on your dash this way.