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September 5, 2002: GM Powertrain to Debut New Hydra-Matic 5-Speed
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FOR RELEASE: September 5, 2002 CONTACT(S): Thomas Read, GM Powertrain Communications Dave Roman, GM Powertrain Communications GM Powertrain to Debut New Hydra-Matic 5-Speed 2004 Cadillac XLR and SRX to Showcase GM's Most Technologically... Read More
2008 Cadillac XLR-V: Service Information: Hydra-Matic 6L80 Six-Speed Automatic Car and Truck Transmission
Viewed 259 times since Tue, Dec 20, 2016
2008 Hydra-Matic 6L80 (MYC) 2008 Model Year Summary Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed automatic Car & Truck transmission New application: Hummer H2, SUT Modular design for application flexibility Full descriptions of new or changed features NEW... Read More
2006 Cadillac XLR-V: Service Bulletin: New Product Announcement -- Hydra-Matic 6L80 Automatic Transmission
Viewed 221 times since Tue, Dec 20, 2016
Service Bulletin #:  05-07-30-023 Date: September 2005 Subject:  New Product Announcement -- Hydra-Matic 6L80 Automatic Transmission Model(s): 2006 Cadillac STS-V, XLR-V 2006 Chevrolet Corvette with 6L80 Automatic Transmission (RPO MYC) Attached... Read More
2006 Cadillac XLR-V: Service Bulletin: Automatic Transmission, Busy Shifting, MIL Illuminated, DTC P1751
Viewed 245 times since Tue, Dec 20, 2016
Service Bulletin #:  1741321 Date: December 9, 2005 Subject:  Automatic Transmission, Busy Shifting, MIL Illuminated, DTC P1751 Model(s): 2006 Chevrolet Corvette, 2006 Cadillac XLR-V and STS-V, 2007 Cadillac Escalade, 2007 GMC Yukon Equipped with... Read More
2006 - 2009 Cadillac XLR-V: Service Bulletin: #PI0773: Diagnostic Tips for DTC P0796, Slip or No 4th, 5th or 6th Gear - (Jul 25, 2012)
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#PI0773: Diagnostic Tips for DTC P0796, Slip or No 4th, 5th or 6th Gear - (Jul 25, 2012) Subject:  Diagnostic Tips for DTC P0796, Slip or No 4th, 5th or 6th Gear Models:  2006 - 2009 Cadillac STS-V, XLR, XLR-V 2007-2012 Cadillac Escalade... Read More
2006 - 2009 Cadillac XLR-V: 6L80 Transmission Specifications
Viewed 334 times since Sun, Dec 18, 2016
Below is a listing of specifications for the 6L80 Transmission used in the 2006 - 2009 Cadillac XLR-V: Fastener Specifications ApplicationRef No.QuantitySizeSpecification MetricEnglish Case Extension Stud to Case Extension 17 2 M10x1.5 15 Y 11... Read More
2006 - 2009 Cadillac XLR XLR-V: Service Bulletin: #PIP4112Q: Normal Characteristic - Sag Or Hesitation On Acceleration
Viewed 531 times since Sun, Dec 18, 2016
#PIP4112Q: Normal Characteristic - Sag Or Hesitation On Acceleration - (Sep 16, 2015) Subject: Normal Characteristic - Sag Or Hesitation On Acceleration Models: 2008-2012 Buick Enclave 2010-2011 Buick LaCrosse MH7 2010-2013 Buick LaCrosse... Read More
2006 - 2009 Cadillac XLR XLR-V: Service Bulletin: #16-NA-130: No Reverse, No Second After Upper Valve Body Replacement
Viewed 257 times since Sun, Dec 18, 2016
#16-NA-130: No Reverse, No Second After Upper Valve Body Replacement - (Apr 27, 2016) Subject: No Reverse, No Second After Upper Valve Body Replacement Attention: This Bulletin also applies to any of the models that may be Export from North... Read More
2006 - 2009 Cadillac XLR XLR-V: Service Bulletin: Slips in Reverse or Third, Delayed Reverse or Drive Engagement
Viewed 254 times since Sun, Dec 18, 2016
#09-07-30-004J: Slips in Reverse or Third, Delayed Reverse or Drive Engagement, DTC P0776, P2715, P2723, Harsh 2-3 Shifts (Inspect 1-2-3-4 / 3-5-R Housing and Pump Seal Rings) - (Feb 25, 2014) Subject: Slips in Reverse or Third, Delayed Reverse or... Read More
2006 - 2008 Cadillac XLR-V: Service Information: 6L80 or 6L90 Automatic Transmission Shift Conditions
Viewed 293 times since Tue, Dec 20, 2016
Source: GM Techlink Date: October 2011 Subject: 6L80 or 6L90 Automatic Transmission Shift Conditions Models: 2006 - 2008 Cadillac XLR-V Several shift conditions may be present on some 2006 - 2008 Cadillac STS-V, XLR-V, Corvette; 2007-2008 Escalade,... Read More
2004 Cadillac XLR: Service Bulletin: #PIP3233: 2004 Cadillac SRX and XLR 5L50E No Fourth or Fifth Gear
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#PIP3233: 2004 Cadillac SRX and XLR 5L50E No Fourth or Fifth Gear Possible Codes P0700 P0741 P0762 - kw 3-4 shift 4-5 code DTC - (Nov 15, 2004) Subject: 2004 Cadillac SRX and XLR 5L50E No Fourth or Fifth Gear Possible Codes P0700 P0741 P0762 ... Read More
2004 - 2009 Cadillac XLR: 5L50-E Transmission Specifications
Viewed 322 times since Sun, Dec 18, 2016
Fastener Specifications Description of UsageRef No.*QtySizeSpecification MetricEnglish Accumulator Housing to Valve Body 318 12 M6x1.0x30.0 mm 11 Y 8 lb ft Channel Plate to Valve Body 300 7 M6x1.0x38.0 mm 11 Y 8 lb ft ... Read More
2004 - 2009 Cadillac XLR: 5L50-E Transmission Identification and VIN Derivative Location
Viewed 441 times since Sun, Dec 18, 2016
Transmission ID and VIN Derivative Location (5L40-E/5L50-E) (1) Production or Service New (2) Transmission Family– G for 5L40 and Z for 5L50 (2) Transmission Family– G for 5L40 and Z for 5L50 (3) Model Year 6 = 2006 (3) Model Year 6... Read More
2004 - 2008 Cadillac XLR and XLR-V: TechLink Article: "Shift to Park" Message
Viewed 432 times since Sun, Dec 25, 2016
On some 2004 - 2008 Cadillac XLR and V models, the Driver Information Center (DIC) may display a "Shift To Park" message when the vehicle is in Park, or the Auto Door Lock/Unlock features may be inoperative. Also, the ignition mode switch may not go... Read More
2004 - 2007 Cadillac XLR: Service Info: Automatic Transmission Shift, Engine Driveability Concerns or Service Engine Soon (SES) Light On
Viewed 419 times since Tue, Dec 20, 2016
#04-07-30-013B: Info - Automatic Transmission Shift, Engine Driveability Concerns or Service Engine Soon (SES) Light On as a Result of the Use of an Excessively/Over-Oiled Aftermarket, Reusable Air Filter - (Feb 1, 2007) Subject: Automatic... Read More
2004 - 2005 Cadillac XLR: Service Information: No Crank, PRNDL Inoperative
Viewed 500 times since Sun, Dec 25, 2016
Owners of some 2005 Chevrolet Corvettes and 2004 - 05 Cadillac XLRs may experience a no-crank condition, with no codes in any module. The concern may be followed by an inoperative transmission range indicator (PRNDL). The Tech 2 will show the... Read More