2007 Cadillac Escalade - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2007 Cadillac Escalade

282 problems have been reported for the 2007 Cadillac Escalade. The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for 2007 Cadillac Escalade. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags with 101 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (33 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2007 Cadillac Escalade

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2007 Cadillac Escalade in the United States are 60,787 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Cadillac Escalade owners in the last 12 years is 282, and the age of the vehicle is 12, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 282 / 60,787 / 12 * 1000 = 0.39.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across Cadillac Escalade model year vehicles.

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2007 Cadillac Escalade in 2007.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
15
  2018
23
  2017
41
  2016
70
  2015
26
  2014
11
  2013
20
  2012
11
  2011
11
  2010
12
  2009
12
  2008
7
  2007
1

small car iamge Compare the 2007 Cadillac Escalade with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Cadillac Escalade, the following table can be used to compare the 2007 Cadillac Escalade with the Cadillac Escalade from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2007 Escalade is 282 while the average number of problems reported for the 21 model years of the Cadillac Escalade is 65.

Table 3. Compare the 2007 Cadillac Escalade with other model years



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