2006 Cadillac SRX Problems and Repair Histories

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2006 Cadillac SRX repairs by problem area

Engine (29%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (8%)

Brakes and Traction Control (9%)

Suspension and Steering (21%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (21%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (5%)

Other (7%)

Chart based on 100 repairs.

2006 Cadillac SRX repair cost distribution

$2500+ (6%)

$1000 - $2499 (17%)

$500 - $999 (39%)

$100 - $499 (39%)

< $100 (0%)

Chart based on 18 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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2006 Cadillac SRX

Engine not specified

Cadillac SRX in Alabama, United States
Jul 2010 - Jan 2011
Aug 2010

61000 mi

US $150
Oct 2010

63000 mi

US $75
OBDII engine analyzer showed cylinder 1 was missing. Changed out the cylinder coil assembly. 

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

Cadillac SRX in Quebec, Canada
Aug 2010 - Apr 2011
Nov 2010

89900 mi

C $400
noise coming from rear left bearing 
Dec 2010

89900 mi

C $180
shorted motor under passenger seat was tripping the breaker, disabled all motors on both front seats and pedal adjustment, my wife could not drive the SUV. Mech. found the faulty motors, removed and cleaned the brushed, rep. damaged wiring. 
Mar 2011

89900 mi

C $140
had to change a wheel bearing at the back, was very noisy 
Apr 2011

89900 mi

C $150
noise coming from the front, was told it was the upper ball joint, got it replaced, noise came back after 2 hours, the I was told it was the top plate. Decided to buy a new car 

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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
Mar 2009 - Jun 2013
Dec 2009

43000 mi
Front brake pads and rotors. 
Dec 2010

56000 mi
CEL on. Cleaned fuel injectors and replaced fuel filter. 
Apr 2011

58000 mi

US $300
check engine light on...replace fuel filter and clean injectors 
Sep 2012

80000 mi
dealer replaced leaking water pump.  dealer also replaced broken motor mount. differential seals leaking removed and replaced. all work covered under extended warranty. replaced rear tires worn out not under warranty. 

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

Cadillac SRX in Virginia, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2011
Aug 2010

32000 mi
Rotors shot 
Cadillac SRX in California, United States
Sep 2009 - Jun 2011
Jul 2010

33300 mi
broken handle on passenger side seat tilt back! Rear window washer suddenly squirted water all over instead of on rear window. 
Sep 2010

34000 mi
Nozzle on rear wiper slipped and would spray windshield cleaner down instead of up. Ordered part installed. 
Oct 2010

34000 mi

US $130
Daylight running light/turn signal bulb failed! It requires removing wheel, removing inner fender panel, and a cover over lights; supposedly 2 hours work. Also charged for UPDATED holder;NOT WARRANTY!! 
Cadillac SRX in Texas, United States
May 2010 - Jun 2011
Sep 2010

42000 mi

US $80
Water pump went out. I replaced it with a new one. 
Cadillac SRX in Arizona, United States
Sep 2008 - Aug 2010
Jul 2008

39324 mi
replaced pinion seal and flange per recall; replace front passenger seat recliner handle 
Aug 2009

48400 mi
replace driver seat belt retractor; wet sand clouded headlight 
Oct 2009

51000 mi
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. 
Nov 2009

52000 mi
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. 
Jan 2010

54000 mi

US $500
leak in power steering pressure hose front turn indicator bulbs and sockets required repair 

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

Cadillac SRX in North Carolina, United States
Sep 2009 - Sep 2015
Mar 2010

17000 mi
Parking brake pedal/release lever, stiff to pull, but released brake, after that parking pedal didn't catch, dealer replaced parking brake assembly. 
Oct 2012

26000 mi

US $91
water in jack compartment. clean sun roof drain lines and reposition so that water does not leak inside car 
Jul 2013

27700 mi

US $600
replace pads and rotors 
Cadillac SRX in Michigan, United States
Oct 2009 - Jun 2011
Dec 2009

27000 mi
powertrain vibration - dealer states vehicle "in specifications" 
Mar 2010

40000 mi

US $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 !!!  
Jul 2010

50000 mi

US $90
Rear wiper assembly replaced due to broken washer nozzle  
Aug 2010

55000 mi
front left tire pressure monitor intermittent. Notified of "failure" by driver information system in center of IP. Could not duplicate "failure" at the dealer. continues to flash "failure" periodically 
Sep 2010

56000 mi
Re calibrated tire pressure monitor  Rear power seat failed. Wiring to actuator was disconnected due to cargo shifting underneath the seat 
Oct 2010

56000 mi
replaced left front tire pressure sensor left front turn signal socket melted 
Cadillac SRX in Maryland, United States
Sep 2009 - Dec 2013
Oct 2009

26000 mi
Signal light out 

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2006 Cadillac SRX Repair Histories

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