Cadillac DTS owners have reported 152 electrical system related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 18 most common electrical system problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (102 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's car will not start (8 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Electrical System problems|
|Car Will Not Start problems|
|Ignition Switch problems|
|Headlights Turn Off While Driving problems|
|Instrument Panel problems|
|Fuses And Circuit Breaker problems|
|Battery Dead problems|
|Dashboard Failed problems|
|Ignition Module problems|
|Battery Cable problems|
|Anti-theft Controller problems|
|Computer Failure problems|
|Trunk Wiring problems|
|O2 Sensor problems|
Car stopped operating all of a sudden. Battery charging issue. Read details...
The contact owns a 2008 Cadillac Dts. The contact stated that the vehicle failed to start without warning. The contact independently replaced the relay sensor and the vehicle started. In addition, while driving 55 mph, the engine power and brakes failed, and the steering wheel seized. Read details...
2011 Cadillac Dts. Consumer writes in regards to ignition switch replacement parts not available to complete recall. The consumer stated he decided not to comply with the recall, due to the fact Chrysler is not providing a proper safety fix. However, he did remove the additional keys. Read details...
Headlight ballast failure due to poor headlight design with housing etc. . . Causes headlights to shut of while driving due to moisture. Happened at night. I have seen numerous reports about this issue and curious as to why no recalls? Read details...
The contact owns a 2006 Cadillac Dts. While driving approximately 45 mph, the instrument panel indicators failed to illuminate. The failure occurred multiple times. The dealer was unable to determine the cause of the failure. The vehicle was not repaired and the manufacturer was not notified. Read details...