Cadillac - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Cadillac models

The following chart shows the Cadillac models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Cadillac has sold far more CTS model cars than the Fleetwood model.

Table 1. Compare Cadillac models

Cadillac Model Number of Problems
  CTS
2,291
  SRX
2,122
  Deville
1,998
  Escalade
1,348
  DTS
564
  Seville
540
  STS
509
  Catera
474
  Eldorado
335
  ATS
272
  XTS
84
  XLR
70
  XT5
70
  Concours
44
  SLS
28
  Escalade Hybrid
26
  Fleetwood
22

Number of problems reported for all models of Cadillac built from year 2019 to 1996.

Owners of Cadillac cars have reported a total of 10,797 problems across all Cadillac models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Cadillac models, is 448.5. Cars from Cadillac's 2006 model year have the most problems reported (889 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Cadillac
11
  2018 Cadillac
21
  2017 Cadillac
104
  2016 Cadillac
110
  2015 Cadillac
225
  2014 Cadillac
307
  2013 Cadillac
571
  2012 Cadillac
339
  2011 Cadillac
469
  2010 Cadillac
564
  2009 Cadillac
332
  2008 Cadillac
569
  2007 Cadillac
720
  2006 Cadillac
889
  2005 Cadillac
786
  2004 Cadillac
856
  2003 Cadillac
687
  2002 Cadillac
415
  2001 Cadillac
325
  2000 Cadillac
477
  1999 Cadillac
428
  1998 Cadillac
501
  1997 Cadillac
613
  1996 Cadillac
445

Common problems of Cadillac Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Cadillac cars. The number one most common problem of Cadillac cars is related to the vehicle's electrical system, with 1,578 problems reported. The second most common Cadillac car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (1,425 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Cadillac vehicles



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