Safety Ratings
2008 Cadillac DTS
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints20
Number of Investigations1
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2008 Cadillac DTS vehicles

2008 Cadillac DTS (6/4/2010)  

Campaign Number: 10V240000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: GM IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2009 BUICK, LUCERNE; CADILLAC DTS; HUMMER H2; MODEL YEAR 2008-2009 BUICK ENCLAVE; CADILLAC CTS; MODEL YEAR 2007-2009 CADILLAC ESCALADE, ESCALADE ESV, ESCALADE EXT; CHEVROLET AVALANCHE, SILVERADO, SUBURBAN, TAHOE; GMC ACADIA, SIERRA, YUKON, YUKON XL; SATURN OUTLOOK; AND MODEL YEAR 2009 CHEVROLET TRAVERSE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A HEATED WASHER FLUID SYSTEM (HWFS). A RECALL WAS IMPLEMENTED IN 2008 TO ADD A FUSE TO THE CONTROL CIRCUIT HARNESS TO ADDRESS THE POTENTIAL CONSEQUENCES OF A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD (PCB) ELECTRICAL SHORT. HOWEVER, THERE HAVE BEEN NEW REPORTS OF THERMAL INCIDENTS ON HWFS MODULES AFTER THIS IMPROVEMENT WAS INSTALLED. THESE INCIDENTS RESULTED FROM A NEW FAILURE MODE ATTRIBUTED TO THE DEVICE'S THERMAL PROTECTION FEATURE. THE SIGNIFICANCE VARIES FROM MINOR DISTORTION TO CONSIDERABLE MELTING OF THE PLASTIC AROUND THE HWFS FLUID CHAMBER.

Defect: IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE HEATED WASHER MODULE TO IGNITE AND A FIRE MAY OCCUR.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL PERMANENTLY DISABLE AND REMOVE THE HEATED WASHER FLUID MODULE. AN UPDATED PAGE FOR THE OWNER MANUAL WILL BE PROVIDED AND INSERTED IN THE OWNER MANUAL TO DOCUMENT THAT THE FEATURE HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY DISABLED AND REMOVED FROM THE VEHICLE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 11, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BUICK AT 1-866-608-8080, CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339, CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438, SATURN AT 1-800-972-8876, GMC AT 1-866-996-9463 AND HUMMER AT 1-800-732-5493 OR AT THE OWNER CENTER AT WWW.GMOWNERCENTER.COM.

2008 Cadillac DTS (8/28/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08V441000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: GM IS RECALLING 857,735 MY 2006-2008 BUICK LUCERNE; CADILLAC DTS; HUMMER H2; MY 2007-2008 CADILLAC ESCALADE, ESCALADE ESV, ESCALADE EXT; CHEVROLET AVALANCHE, SILVERADO, SUBURBAN, TAHOE; GMC ACADIA, SIERRA, YUKON, YUKON XL, SATURN OUTLOOK; AND MY 2008 BUICK ENCLAVE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A HEATED WIPER WASHER FLUID SYSTEM. A SHORT CIRCUIT ON THE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD FOR THE WASHER FLUID HEATER MAY OVERHEAT THE CONTROL-CIRCUIT GROUND WIRE.

Defect: THIS MAY CAUSE OTHER ELECTRICAL FEATURES TO MALFUNCTION, CREATE AN ODOR, OR CAUSE SMOKE INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A WIRE HARNESS WITH AN IN-LINE FUSE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 12, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BUICK AT 1-866-608-8080; CADILLAC AT 1-800-982-2339 OR HTTP://WWW.CADILLAC.COM; CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438; SATURN AT 1-800-972-8876 OR HTTP://WWW.SATURN.COM, GMC AT 1-866-996-9436; OR HUMMER AT 1-800-732-5493; OR THROUGH THEIR WEBSITE AT HTTP://WWW.GMOWNERCENTER.COM .

2008 CADILLAC DTS for sale

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2008 Cadillac DTS

$10,954

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 88321 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Brockton, MA
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$18,055

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 40663 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Troy, MI
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$17,067
Price Reduced

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 48875 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: West Hollywood, CA
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$12,490
Price Reduced

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 48760 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$12,870

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 103795 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sioux Falls, SD
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$13,350

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 91258 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Portland, OR
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$9,295

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 120846 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Detroit, MI
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

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2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 73933 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fort Thomas, KY
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$17,990

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 80631 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Palmyra, NJ
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$15,870

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 63004 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sioux Falls, SD
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$14,991

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 87239 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tempe, AZ
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$16,477

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 38067 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Abington, MA
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS Luxury III

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$14,980

2008 CADILLAC DTS LUXURY III

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 63708 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Plymouth, MA
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS Performance

$16,500

2008 CADILLAC DTS PERFORMANCE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 63734 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Yorkville, NY
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Cadillac DTS

$12,900

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 103317 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: West Frankfort, IL
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy
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