Structure Problems of Cadillac DTS

Cadillac DTS owners have reported 12 structure related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 4 most common structure problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's body (5 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's structure (3 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Structure related problems of Cadillac DTS

Problem Category Number of Problems
Body problems
Structure problems
Door problems
Underbody Shield problems

  Recently reported Structure problems of Cadillac DTS

The Body problem

Tl- the contact owns a 2006 caddilac Dts. The contact stated while sitting in the drive way the contact noticed oil leaking from the vehicle. The failure happened without warning. The vehicle was taken into the dealer where it was confirmed the vehicle was leaking coolant and oil and the intake   Read details...

The Structure problem

The contact owns a 2008 Cadillac Dts. The vehicle was being serviced at an authorized dealer for a signal light the mechanic had to remove the lower wind deflector. After leaving the dealer, the contact was driving approximately 60 mph when the lower wind deflector fractured.   Read details...

The Door problem

The contact owns a 2008 Cadillac Dts. The contact stated that when it would rain, water would leak from the front driver's side door. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 93,400.   Read details...

The Underbody Shield problem

The contact owns a 2006 Cadillac Dts. While the contact was driving, a large plastic piece detached from the undercarriage and dragged on the ground. As a result, he had to tear the piece off. He took the vehicle to the dealer who stated that the front engine splash shield detaches often and could   Read details...

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