Gasoline Engine Problems of Cadillac Deville

Cadillac Deville owners have reported 23 problems related to gasoline engine (under the engine and engine cooling category).

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 2001 Cadillac Deville 1
Failure Date: 07/18/2002

While in motion, the service lights illuminated. The engine seemed to bog down, lose power and jerk. Consumer took vehicle to dealer and was informed a new engine was needed.

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car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1998 Cadillac Deville 2
Failure Date: 02/01/2002

Engine started "knocking" slightly, at cold startup, at appr. 39000 mileage. Now sound has increased in volume and can be heard when cold or hot, idling and/or driving. I will take car to memphis Cadillac. Note: I had same problem with new 1994 chev. Full size conv. Van. Returned van to dealer after 9 months ownership & 18 times to a dealers shop. Was diagnosed as loose rod bearings.

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car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 3
Failure Date: 12/20/2001

This condition appears to be the same as listed in service bulletin 150201. No safety defect listed.

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car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1999 Cadillac Deville 4
Failure Date: 12/19/2001

Automobile cuts off, but will start up again. Consumer has not had any accidents yet, but is very worried because of the way automobile cuts off in traffic. Mechanics cannot find out what is the matter with vehicle.

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car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 2001 Cadillac Deville 5
Failure Date: 07/18/2001

Brakes have failed, and vehicle died on in middle of the highway. Vehicle has been in repair shop for 43 times. Also, headlights dim for no reason.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 2000 Cadillac Deville 6
Failure Date: 09/25/2000

A tipping sound heard from engine. Vehicle been to two different dealer shops on four occasions. Informed consumer that was normal for that vehicle. The dealer was unable to duplicate the problem.

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car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 7
Failure Date: 05/18/2000

I have constantly had problems with my 97 Deville. I have reported it both to Cadillac of memphis and bud davis Cadillac that is located at 5433 poplar avenue, memphis tenn. 38119. Their telephone number is 901-761-1900. No safety defect listed.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1998 Cadillac Deville 8
Failure Date: 03/21/2000

Engine nocks and misfires when cold.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 9
Failure Date: 03/15/2000

Vehicle experiencing problem with engine burning upto a 1 1/2 quarts of oil every 3,000 miles. Dealer notified, and informed consumer that this was normal. Can NHTSA provide some help in this matter.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1999 Cadillac Deville 10
Failure Date: 12/14/1999

Engine is consuming 3/4 quarts of oil within every 600-700 miles of wear. Dealer notified and replaced engine, but problem is still occurring.


 
car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 11
Failure Date: 11/26/1999

I was travelling at 80 mph in the far left lane when the vehicle lost power- the gas indicator indicated that I had 5 gallons of gas left and could go 110 + miles. Yet when I finally got the car to the side of the road and tried to start it again, it indicated empty. This is the fourth time this has happened. Dealer says he can't find anything wrong.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1999 Cadillac Deville 12
Failure Date: 10/01/1999

Vehicle dies at stop signs, but consumer is able to start vehicle again . Dealer said codes show no problems.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1998 Cadillac Deville 13
Failure Date: 04/23/1999

1. Gear shift had too much play when going from park to drive (dealer-no problem found) 2. Rear rotors replaced because dealer found them warped at 2221 miles 3. Running rough and rotten smell (dealer found no problem) 4. Wipers went out on 2/26/99, dealer had to order part so drove til 3/2/99 without wipers. Upon returning to dealer entire dashboard had gone out. They kept the car until 3/5, again went to dealer on 3/26 for wipers not working, still had to order more parts, returned on 4/6 to get replaced again. So I was from 2/26/99 to 4/6/99 without windshield wipers. 5. Complained of noise when turning right, they found no problem, I also complained of rough ride, they replace bushings and lubed bar - felt better for a day, but rough ride returned after that. I feel they have had my car more than I have. I currently have 5225 miles on a 13 month old Cadillac, thus is outragious. Thank you.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1996 Cadillac Deville 14
Failure Date: 05/15/1996

The vehicle was unattended and the vehicle cought on fire. Please describe in more details.

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car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1999 Cadillac Deville 15

No summary listed for abov evehicle.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 2001 Cadillac Deville 16

No summary. Dt.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 17

Vehicle is using oil. Started after about 45,000 miles which was reported to automobile dealer with no solution. Just want to check if others are having same problem.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 2001 Cadillac Deville 18

The vehicle lacks power when accelerating up hill. The vehicle also used about a quart of oil every 1000 miles.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 19

Vehicle consumes a quart of oil every thousand miles. Dealer has been notified.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1996 Cadillac Deville 20

When driving vehicle cuts off without prior warning, causing the steering wheel to lock up. Consumer has contacted the dealer, dealer has replaced the fuel pump and other parts. Please provide any further details.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 21

While driving at any rate of speed and without warning vehicle completely shut down. Dealer cannot identify problem. Please give any further details.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1997 Cadillac Deville 22

Vehicle uses a quart of oil every thousand miles. The dealer has been notified.

car image   Gasoline Engine problem of the 1999 Cadillac Deville 23

Excessive wear of brake rotors and pads. Also, when driving at any speed and without prior warning vehicle cut off causing loss of all power. Consumer has contacted dealer, dealer unable to determine cause. Please provide any further details.


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