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Cadillac SRX repairs by problem area

Engine (29%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (11%)

Brakes and Traction Control (4%)

Suspension and Steering (19%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (24%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (7%)

Other (7%)

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Cadillac SRX brake repair cost distribution

$2500+ (5%)

$1000 - $2499 (9%)

$500 - $999 (27%)

$100 - $499 (32%)

< $100 (27%)

Chart based on 22 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2012 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

58000 mi

US $800
caliper hanging up 

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2011 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

35600 mi

US $700
wheel sensor 

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2010 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

265-horsepower 3.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

45000 mi Change break pad 

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2007 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

320-horsepower 4.6L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

81220 mi

C $360
Brake line so corroded it failed while being driven. Caliper had to be broken and replaced due to seizure. 
90520 mi

C $175
Replaced brake line due to brake line bursting. 
94400 mi

C $1125
Break line burst. Replaced lines. 
106640 mi

C $250
Very loud grinding noise heard when braking coming from right rear wheel. Caliper seized. Replaced caliper and pads. Cleaned clogged bolt. Checked other wheels. Another clogged bolt cleaned. Replaced all pads and flushed brakes. 

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2007 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

35340 mi Cadillac covered one set of pads that had been previously replaced and all rotors. I paid one set of pads and labour on both fr and rr pads Brake noise and pulsation...pads replaced....rotors turned but not enough left to meet specs....new rotors ordered Cadillac covered one set of pads that had been previously replaced and all rotors. I paid one set of pads and labour on both fr and rr pads 
62620 mi

C $535
stability control and ABS engaging with driving on bare pavement. Bad wheel speed sensor in rear wheel hub. replaced hub assembly (same one replaced last month for bad wheel bearing!) 
63240 mi ABS and Stabilitrac lights on again...replaced right wheel hub (bad wheel speed sensor in hub) 
79900 mi

US $780
Developed a leak in the two main brake lines from the master cylinder. Dealer had difficulty finding replacement parts. Lines were replaced and the brake system is working again. 

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

156320 mi

C $4000
ABS AND TRACTION CONTROL display is on. Sensor issue replaced one bearing at the time solving the problem until it returned. Now replaced three bearings so far. Sensors are built into the bearing assembly. Nothing wrong with the bearing 

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2006 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

49600 mi

C $800
Steering sensor for the Stability system. 
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. 
65100 mi

C $750
stability system sensor 

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2005 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

65500.0 mi

US $489
Replaced all 4 sets of brake pads and 2 rotors; resurfaced other 2 rotors, 

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2004 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

155900 mi

US $1600
and left front ABS sensor 
132000 mi Caddy dealer said brake line is rusted out. $2000. Can't fix. Told to watch for leak in driveway. 

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2004 Cadillac SRX 4dr SUV

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

108709.0 mi

US $296
Driver side reverse light, right turn signal light replaced. Resurfaced front rotors have to schedule the back rotors. Oil changed 
38581.0 mi Left Rear Wheel Bearing and Hub Assembly Replaced 
110000 mi

US $233
Replaced harness/connector for right rear wheel speed sensor 
89000 mi

US $115
Steering wheel position sensor. 

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