I had to remove the wheel well cover and stick my hand up in there, poke at the drainage hole with a little screwdriver, pour water into the top of the sunroof to flush, and repeat until it runs freely and clear. I know I'll have to drop the headliner, at least partly, to access this connection. I can put water through it but it trickles, it comes out a lot more through the front. On some vehicles, a gasket leak where the constant velocity joint meets the rear propeller shaft may cause the rear propeller shaft to separate or become loose, making contact with the vehicle floor above and causing the rollover sensor to inflate roof-rail air bags. Most recently, I found my passenger side floor board to be completely soaked with water. The recall affects several pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, crossovers and passenger car models from the 2006 to 2009 model years. Took about 4 hours for them to fix the door.
I am not sure what they used to seal it, but it looked to be some sort of black silicone. Going forward, attention will be focused on whether sales and values are impacted on these models. The recall began on November 18, 2008. Dealers will install a wire harness. Owners may contact Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006.
Cadillac allegedly knew from its own documents and technical service bulletins as early as August 2013 about the sunroof drain problems and what allegedly caused the problems. If the flange melts, a hole may be created allowing the fuel pump to leak fuel, causing the vehicle to stall, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. I took the rear headliner off and followed the hose, it was connected to the sunroof just fine. The first time I did it, I actually used a long metal cord I think it had a brush on the end to clean house pipes to push everything through, but ended up disconnecting the damn drain pipe. If the fitting corrodes significantly, the brake hose-tube interface may develop a leak. The recall began on September 15, 2014.
Cleaned both sides out and seems to clear up the problem. If that doesn't work, I can assume the tubes are disconnected causing a leak. The auto company said nuts in the rear suspension could become loose, causing a sudden change in the vehicle's handling or making the driver lose control of the vehicle. I don't believe the clips are supposed to stay on the panel. Dealer did not fix first trip. Frank Hoffman says: Thank You, My dealer wanted over a 1K to fix my leaks, I did what you showed to both sides, I went from the inside like you show, snaked a weed wacker ,95 gauge line through it until it came out the top, I pulled out the rubber end pieces washed them and I decided to drill the hole bigger inside of them, freaken awesome, they drain like brand new now,, thanks for sharing and saving me tons of money, it took me about hour and a half to do both sides by myself Joseph Upson says: Don't forget about the drains in the rear, one exits ahead of the battery and the other in the same location on the driver's side. Dealers will replace the glove compartment assembly and, in some vehicles modify the instrument panel structure.
The recall began on December 26, 2014. The remaining vehicles were sold in China and around the globe. The recall includes about 97,000 vehicles in the United States and 20,000 outside, including about 4,000 in Canada. Also added clamp weights to the exhaust pipes to dampen vibrations. This flexing can break the connections in the mat.
If the nut is not torqued to the proper specification, the nut could loosen and allow the pushrod to separate from the brake pedal. Do I need to go get a mechanics mirror or is there a simple way to find the drain hole? Checking for the sunroof drain is way more difficult since it's all buried inside. Cadillac dealers will inspect the power vacuum brake boost pushrod retention nut, and if necessary, torque the nut to the proper specification. If not, that could be it. Replaced driver's seat track adjuster assembly. Please and we will fish it out from the spam creek. The affected vehicles have a bracket between the brake pedal assembly and the rod that actuates the brakes that may fracture during normal brake pedal operation.
The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Chop out the cross and reinstall. None are related to ignition switch defects that have plagued the automaker. Also, check the outter rubbers on the sunroof. Nondeployment of the front passenger air bag in the event of a crash necessitating that air bag's deployment may reduce protection of the passenger and increase the risk or severity of injury to them. It seems that it only happens during actual rain. I looked at all the other posts on it but didnt really get a good answer.
If you look closely you'll see that the panel retainers are in slots on the car and can be slid either left or right to release the panel, as one end on the insertion point on the panel is open to permit this. Ordered new one for installation in October. It could be a crack in the sunroof tray I'm guessing. The tailgate then opened and closed for several minutes until finally stopping and now cannot be opened at all rendering the cargo space useless. Tightened gear shift knob housing hold-down bolts.
We think that cadillac cts sunroof problems supply new concepts or references for viewers. My sunroof leaks badly, I dont know which tubes are clogged but i do know the front two are. If not, the connection there is okay. It is one of six new recall campaigns totaling 3. Dealers will replace the pinion seal. Dealers will make sure the bolts are properly tightened. The head lights and brake lights flicker on and off and the dash board lights go out even in the dark while driving.
If the vehicle is turned off with wiper functionality left on and the wipers then become restricted, such as when covered in ice or snow, and the vehicle's battery goes dead and needs to be jump started, upon being jump started, the wipers will be inoperative. The biggest recall announced Wednesday covers 475,000 newer cars and trucks worldwide 414,333 in the U. The dealer found the right front sunroof drain hose was loose and the drain was not 14 seated correctly at the firewall. Be sure to do all 4 drains. I had to really go to town on the lines.