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Cadillac XLR Knowledge Base Updated

Cadillac XLR Knowledge Base Updated

The Cadillac XLR Knowledge Base has been upgraded to a new mobile-compliant software platform that makes all service bulletins, recall notices and technical articles viewable on all hand-held devices and tablets. The Knowledge Base also includes new features such as subscribing to categories, advanced search capability, popular article highlights, top rated articles and more. We have much more content to ...

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Cadillac XLR: One of the Worst Sports Cars?

2006 Cadillac XLR-V

Motor1 out of Canada, a part of the Motorsport Network, recently published an interesting article on the 2004 – 2009 Cadillac XLR being one of the worst sports cars. While the article does state some some good qualities of the Cadillac XLR, I’m not entirely sure I agree with the negatives they outlined. Basically, they chastised the car for being ...

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Cadillac XLR Net Releases Major Site Upgrade and Enhancements

Cadillac XLR Net Releases Major Site Upgrade and Enhancements

I’m really pleased to announce that the XLR Net has undergone a major site upgrade and redesign! The entire web site (excluding the gallery section) is completely mobile compliant now. All major sections of the site including the XLR Registry, Tech Section and Knowledgebase can be viewed from any computer or hand-held device. As part of the redesign, the Cadillac ...

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2006 – 2009 Cadillac XLR – XLR-V: Service Bulletin: #PIP5429: 2-3 Upshift Slip or Flare – (Oct 10, 2016)

2009 Cadillac XLR-V in Black Cherry Metallic

The following service bulletin has been released by GM related to the 2006 – 2009 Cadillac XLR and XLR-V models: #PIP5429: 2-3 Upshift Slip or Flare – (Oct 10, 2016) Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission: from to from to Cadillac ATS 2013 2015 All All All 6L45 Cadillac CTS-V 2010 2015 All All All 6L90 Cadillac SRX 2007 ...

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2006 Cadillac XLRs Added to the Registry

2006 Cadillac XLR-V in Infrared

This morning, I added the VIN, Order Number, PVI Number, Charge to Dealer Number, and Ship to Dealer Number into the Registry for every single 2006 Cadillac XLR and XLR-V that was built – including Captured Test Fleet and Experimental XLRs. I still have to run through all of them and add colors, options, etc., however, that’s going to take ...

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XLR Net Continues Rolling Out Improvements to Cadillac XLR Registry

2009 Cadillac XLR in Black Cherry

We’ve been working hard on the Cadillac XLR Registry here and adding in option codes, build dates, and invoicing agents from GM records for all XLRs entered in the Registry. We’re about 3/4 of the way through. Right now, all the 2009 XLRs are done and we’re slowly finishing up the 2008 XLRs. We’ve also added additional statistics, corrected erroneous data and added a ...

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Service Bulletin Released – 2007 – 2009 Cadillac XLR: 15682 Primary Tank Module Flange Fuel and Vapor Leaks

2007 - 2009 Cadillac XLR Service Bulletin

Today, GM released an important service bulletin for the 2007 – 2009 Cadillac XLR regarding a condition where a fuel odor can be detected, or fuel droplets appear below the lef-thand fuel tank with the fuel gauge reading above a 1/2 a tank, or a malfunctioning indicator lamp illuminates due to a leak path in the left-hand fuel pump module ...

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2005 Cadillac XLR – Roof Panel Detached while Driving

2005 Cadillac XLR - Roof Panel Detached while Driving

From XLR Net Member nicholas.brady: I’m posting this because after a long search online, I found nobody who had this issue, despite the Cadillac dealer telling me that this is a “common” problem. This is my 2005 XLR, it started to get some wind noise and I figured a seal had started to wear. Dealer looked at it and said ...

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Cadillac Opens a State of the Art Brand Experience Center in New York

CTS-V, CT6, and XT5 vehicles will be stationed on the runway inside. Copyright Gensler

Cadillac Opens “Cadillac House – New York” THE MULTIPURPOSE BRAND EXPERIENCE CENTER WILL DELIVER DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING FOR CONSUMERS ACROSS ART, FASHION AND CULINARY 2016-05-23 GM Press Release Daring has a new home. Cadillac today announced plans to launch Cadillac House, a physical manifestation of the brand’s cultural world, located on the ground floor of the company’s global headquarters in New ...

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2004 – 2009 Cadillac XLR: Service Bulletin: Special Coverage Adjustment – Airbag Light On

2004 - 2009 Cadillac XLR: Service Bulletin: Special Coverage Adjustment – Airbag Light On

SUBJECT: Special Coverage Adjustment – Airbag Light On MODELS: 2004-2009 Cadillac XLR 2005-2013 Chevrolet Corvette CONDITION On some 2004-2009 model year Cadillac XLR and 2005-2013 model year Chevrolet Corvette vehicles, equipped with power seats, the wire harness connector from the seat side airbag and buckle tensioner to the body has a design interference between the vertical adjust crossbar and the ...

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