2005 Cadillac DTS - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2005 Cadillac DTS

9 problems have been reported for the 2005 Cadillac DTS. The following chart shows the 7 most common problems for 2005 Cadillac DTS. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering with 3 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (1 problem).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2005 Cadillac DTS

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Steering
3
  Engine And Engine Cooling
1
  Visibility
1
  Air Bag
1
  Exterior Lighting
1
  Electrical System
1
  Equipment
1

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2005 Cadillac DTS in 2005.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
0
  2018
0
  2017
2
  2016
0
  2015
1
  2014
0
  2013
1
  2012
0
  2011
2
  2010
0
  2009
1
  2008
0
  2007
1
  2006
0
  2005
1

small car iamge Compare the 2005 Cadillac DTS with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Cadillac DTS, the following table can be used to compare the 2005 Cadillac DTS with the Cadillac DTS from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2005 DTS is 9 while the average number of problems reported for the 8 model years of the Cadillac DTS is 70.

Table 3. Compare the 2005 Cadillac DTS with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2011 DTS
15
  2010 DTS
24
  2009 DTS
38
  2008 DTS
90
  2007 DTS
94
  2006 DTS
285
  2005 DTS
9
  2004 DTS
7


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