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2006 Cadillac SRX Engine Problems and Repair Histories

59 TrueDelta members own a 2006 Cadillac SRX. 21 of these members (35.6%) have reported engine repairs for their car. A total of 24 engine repairs to 2006 Cadillac SRXs--an average of 0.4 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently 2006 Cadillac SRX problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the 2006 Cadillac SRX problem descriptions below.

Don't infer 2006 Cadillac SRX problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2006 Cadillac SRX repairs by problem area

30% of the 2006 Cadillac SRX repairs were to the engine, 7% to the transmission, 10% to the brakes, 23% to the suspension, 20% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 4% to the body and trim, and 6% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 81 repairs.

2006 Cadillac SRX engine repair cost distribution

Of the 2006 Cadillac SRX engine repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 29% cost between $100 and $499, 57% between $500 and $999, and 14% more than $2500.

Chart based on 7 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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Repair costs are in local units.

2006 Cadillac SRX

Engine not specified

Cadillac SRX in Alabama, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2010 60000    
63000 75 OBDII engine analyzer showed cylinder 1 was missing. Changed out the cylinder coil assembly. 
64000  

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

320-horsepower 4.6L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Cadillac SRX in New Jersey, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2009 33000    
56000 0 CEL on. Cleaned fuel injectors and replaced fuel filter. 
58000 300 check engine light on...replace fuel filter and clean injectors 
80000 0 dealer replaced leaking water pump.  dealer also replaced broken motor mount. 
100000  

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

255-horsepower 3.6L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Cadillac SRX in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2011 99000    
107000 350 Right catalytic converter began making noise - replaced right catalytic converter. 
122000  
Cadillac SRX in Arizona, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2009 49000    
51000 0 3 trips in 10 days-"chk eng" light. dealer reported: 1st trip DTC P0446-replaced evap vent solenoid.  2nd trip DTC same-replace evap canister. 
52000 0 3rd trip, DTC P0453, P0446- replaced purge valve. Used TAC case 11114957, used labor ops J6400 and L061. Received notice of TSB and extended 10/120 warranty for this problem in March 2010. 
 
Cadillac SRX in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2010 41000    
42000 80 Water pump went out. I replaced it with a new one. 
 

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

255-horsepower 3.6L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Cadillac SRX in New Jersey, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2012 49000    
56300 2740 Stretched timing chain 
63000  
Cadillac SRX in Manitoba, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2011 47120    
57040 230 Timing chains 
58900 300 Replaced 3 timing chains Water pump 
66340 300 Engine light came on and started makIng noise. Turned out to be low on oil. 
73780 2000 Seal leak Replaced spark plugs Coil replaced 
Cadillac SRX in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2009 26000    
40500 70 After 6000 miles vechile is 3 quarts low on oil. Dealer telling me that Cadillac service bulletain is saying engine can use up to 1 quart of oil every 2000 miles !!!  
 
Cadillac SRX in Nebraska, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2010 33000    
62000 2500 drop engine and reseal oil pan, front engine seal, valve cover seals, etc. 
65000  

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

Cadillac SRX in Ohio, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2011 46000    
47000 0 The warning lights all came on while driving. The car key would not come out and thus the car could not be completely turned off. It was the power module. 

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