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2010 Cadillac CTS Problems and Repair Histories

51 TrueDelta members own a 2010 Cadillac CTS. 19 of these members (37.3%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 40 repairs to 2010 Cadillac CTSs--an average of 0.8 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently 2010 Cadillac CTS problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the 2010 Cadillac CTS problem descriptions below.

Don't infer 2010 Cadillac CTS problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2010 Cadillac CTS repairs by problem area

15% of the 2010 Cadillac CTS repairs were to the engine, 13% to the transmission, 10% to the brakes, 15% to the suspension, 18% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 20% to the body and trim, and 10% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 40 repairs.
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Repair costs are in local units.

2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Wagon

304-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Cadillac CTS in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2012 20000    
20000 0 Both tail light fixtures loose at the upper ends 
23000 0 power deck lid malfunction 
27000  

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2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Wagon

304-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Cadillac CTS in Pennsylvania, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2011 1000    
8000 0 Passenger Lumbar support not working 
37000 0 right rear wheel bearing replaced under warranty Tail light brackets broken. Both tail lights replaced 
47000  

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2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Wagon

270-horsepower 3.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Cadillac CTS in Illinois, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2011 13000    
36000 0 The left taillight was pulling away from body slightly I asked if it represented a future problem Mechanic said that a mounting pin had broken. They replaced the taillight assembly. 
64000 48 Heard rubbing and clunking sound, mechanic diagnosed it found brake insulator bent against rotor. Removed, reformed insulator. Noise is eliminated 
67000  
Cadillac CTS in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2011 20000    
31000 0 Leather seam was becoming undone on driver seat 

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2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Sedan

supercharged 556hp 6.2L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Cadillac CTS in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2011 7000    
15000 0 Service bulletin pertaining to the front wheels. On some 2010 CTS-Vs, slight contact occurrin between inside of wheel and front suspension/braking assembly on very sharp slow turns, when the steering wheel was near end-of-travel, left or right. Front whee 
25000 0 Worn right rear wheel sensor for ABS and traction control. Sensor replaced under warranty. 
 

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2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Sedan

304-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Cadillac CTS in Arkansas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2011 0    
3300 0 Had service brakes soon alert on DIC. Shop read the stored code. Reprogrammed the brake module per a notification from GM. Brakes worked fine and no brake issues were noted other than the alert on the DIC. 
 

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2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Sedan

304-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Cadillac CTS in Ontario, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2012 35960    
35960 0 Clicking coming from steering column when turning, and service airbag light came on 

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2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Sedan

270-horsepower 3.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Cadillac CTS in Washington, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2011 10000    
18700 0 Rear main seal was leaking 
29000 0 Wheel Bearing 
32500 0 Several connections loosened which caused a bushing to rub when the wheel was turned.  Also headlight assembly had a burnt out LED. 
36000  
Cadillac CTS in Florida, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2011 12000    
15000 0 water leak to front passeger floor from drain on sun roof. Cleared blockage in drain tube. 
27000 0 Check engine light came on. Problem was the catalytic converter core came apart and pieces lodged in the muffler causing backpressure and poor engine performance. 
45000  

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2010 Cadillac CTS 4dr Sedan

270-horsepower 3.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Cadillac CTS in Pennsylvania, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Dec 2010 3000    
3000 0 rattle in sun roof 

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