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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.
you need to remove the intake assembly bolts and lift it up so you can access the bolts for the starter( it sits in the gulley between the heads) before doing anything remove the negative cable from the battery.
The dash may have to come out. It be better to take it to the dealer or a VERY qualified shop.
The Cadillac SLS has a 275 bhp NorthStar v8. It comes with smaller wheel/tire package and less STANDARD options.If you look at them from the side you'll see the SLS usually has a large "Door Protector" Molding down the side that wraps into the bumper and the STS does not. The STS has a large ground...
Answer . \nOn my '76 it's easy; the low side port is the one by the evaporator, NOT the one in line. If you have a different year, here's how to find it on any car. AC works by compressing a gas, which makes it hot. Then this compressed gas gets cooled at the radiator, down to about outside...
on my 05 with the V8 and most common final drive ratio and 2wd i get a realistic 25mpg highway if i go 60-65mph if you go any faster than that however it drops FAST if you want to take it up to 75-80mph expect to get around 18mpg. on flat highway on a good day i can get about 28-30mpg going 60mph....
How do you reset dashboard codes for 2000 Cadillac STS?
2006 caddy sts 3.6 have no dipsticks. tran sealed..good for 100000 miles, your 2005 is probably the same.
This is a pointless question, why are you asking it?!
Under the rear seat....
Answer . \nThis can be done with the information provided in your owner's manual. If you don't have one, get one. Sources are dealer, e-bay, salvage yard, or many online sites. Here is one site. http://www.samarins.com/maintenance/manual.html
I know the oil filter is a Fram CH8765, its very small because it can be changed easier than other filters. If you look under your hood and find the oil cap it says Mobile 1 on it, to the right somewhere, not under the black engine cover, there is a silver cylinder with a lug nut shape on top. You...
There is a fuse replacement to get the dash lights to work on a1993 Seville. The fuse for the instrument panel is located in thefuse box inside the passenger side of the trunk.
Under the hood passangee side. Takes about 15, min
just pull up on the bottom front of the rear seat, you'll here the clip disengage. Then pull the seat up & outward.
I need to replace the cabin filter in my 2003 CTS. I found it and removed the old one, I can not get the new one in place. I know it should drop in and it does but, I cant't get to seat in the grooves so I can replace the cover
well i have a 1993 cadillac sts and the front four are a breeze to get to just pull off the wires which may be hard sometimes but they will come... (remember the engine is cold...) blow out any dirt from plug valley (if any) replace with new... tighten as said...(tight but not too tight) bottom out...
1992-1997 Cadillac Seville Alternator removal This is very easy, but time consuming. Start by raising the car and put on two jack stands. Remove the battery. Then the upper splash shield,"the one that covers the radiator". Under the car remove the left front frame cover "it's about a foot square"...
Sparks under the hood of a car are caused by shorts in theelectrical system. A broken wire or loose connection is usually theculprit.
How do you change the fuse on a cigarette lighter for a 2005 sts Cadillac
A decoration on top of a gable or spire is called a finial. It isusually in the shape of a flower or a leaf.
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. Theoil filter of a 2007 Cadillac Sts is located on the upper driverside 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.
I have already gone through the discovery process and replacement of the water pump in my 99' STS, so here it is. . When you open the hood it will be in the right front corner of the engine compartment. It runs off of the cam that that is on the back, right side of the engine (if you look at the...
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, isone, eight, two, seven, three, six, four, five. The firing order isdifferent 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 mention it...
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 . \nRide 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
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_do_you_replace_the_lic_plate_light_bulbs_on_a_2003_cadllic_cts#ixzz1gYtelXxs .
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 youtranny into limp mode after awhile. check all electrical pulgsgoing into tranny. check for corrsion and bad conections. hopfullyits a s easy as that. but maybe tranny going bad.
Under the car near engine. raise car with ramps or hoist
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 . \nMY 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
emulsification and frothing of fluid causing pump to sound like it is rattling to death.seals on rack will fail some time later, replace rack, flush system, pump may be o.k.
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.
Where is the radiator drain plug for a 1995 Cadillac Seville 32valve northstar 4.6litre V8
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.. I...
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
A '99 Caddy Northstar alternator. Available at GM dealers, or RockAuto on line.
The thermostat in a Northstar is located where the lower radiator hose enters the water pump. Drain some coolant, pull the hose, remove the themorstat housing, pull the old stat, and pop in the new stat. Reattach the housing, the rad hose and fill the surge tank to about 1" below the filler neck...