Steering Problems of Cadillac STS

Cadillac STS owners have reported 19 steering related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 8 most common steering problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering (12 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering rack and pinion (1 problem). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

  Recently reported Steering problems of Cadillac STS

The Steering problem

The vehicle intermittently loses engine/ electrical power while driving. When the power loss occurs, brakes and steering lose proper functionality creating a threat to the driver and passengers as well as other motorists. The vehicle then is unresponsive to the proper starting procedure.   Read details...

The Steering Rack And Pinion problem

Rack /pinion broke while driving down road.   Read details...

The Steering Failed problem

Tilt steering failed to lower steering column in proper driving position. The power motor unit failed and it caused the steering column to stay in the highest position, making it unsafe to drive. The dealer replaced the motor assembly and it corrected the problem.   Read details...

The Power Steering Failed problem

Power steering failed in driveway, then day later started to work then the the next day failed while backing vehicle, then started working again   Read details...

The Hydraulic Power Assist Steering System problem

Consumer was driving and power steering went all out. Dealer said it was not abnormal.   Read details...

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