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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$13,992

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 72073 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Orlando, FL
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$15,991

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 66549 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Plymouth, MI
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$18,991

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 43178 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Orlando, FL
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$16,500

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 76054 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Salt Lake City, UT
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$12,991

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 98179 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Garland, TX
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$15,990

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

$15,800
Price Reduced

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 59169 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Orlando, FL
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$19,994

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 52995 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hiawatha, IA
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$19,995

2008 CADILLAC DTS PERFORMANCE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 54922 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$15,995

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 64600 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sioux Falls, SD
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$10,300

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 103202 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Muskogee, OK
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$14,988

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 73778 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Mendon, MA
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$10,440

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 126097 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Brown
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Pekin, IL
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$15,990

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 58950 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Springfield, IL
  • MPG: 15 City / 22 Hwy

$17,900

2008 CADILLAC DTS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 67655 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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