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  • Question About Storing a 2004 Cadillac XLR December 4, 2020
    Hey everybody thank you for all the replies, I have another question. I will be storing my 04 XLR in my garage in Missouri. It is not heated but is attached to the house. I have some steel car dollies that go under the tires so my plan is to just set it up on […]
  • Sad Separation December 3, 2020
    My order for a new C8 has gone thru! The other person living in this house says that I can't keep two cars, (darn). So, I must sell my XLR-V. It's a 2007, Light Platinum with cashmere interior. It has 39,700 miles on it, mostly Interstate miles, going to all of our XLR vacation meets. […]
  • Tire issue December 2, 2020
    Hey I bought four Pirelli tires in April of 2019 for the V. 2, 235/45 R 19 fronts & 2, 255/40 R 19 rears Put them on the car in June of 2019 at 71,000 miles Currently the car has 76986 on it and the front tires are worn to the wear bars. They are […]
  • Excellent grille for sale December 1, 2020
    oem grille. removed when car was new and been on shelf. I can make it any color to match your car. The top is silver . shipped and matched to your car color 400$
  • “Navigation System Map Disc” December 1, 2020
    Has anyone got a copy of the “Navigation System Map Disc” for the maps or a place it can be download from?
  • "Whining" noise from differential or axels December 1, 2020
    So, I've searched through ALL 78 pages of the forum & couldn't find (or missed) anything related to my issue. I have an 06 base that at around 82k miles, I noticed a very faint whining sound coming from "somewhere". After a few days, I noticed it getting louder. Now, it very apparent that it […]

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  • Question About Storing a 2004 Cadillac XLR December 4, 2020
    Hey everybody thank you for all the replies, I have another question. I will be storing my 04 XLR in my garage in Missouri. It is not heated but is attached to the house. I have some steel car dollies that go under the tires so my plan is to just set it up on […]
  • Tire issue December 2, 2020
    Hey I bought four Pirelli tires in April of 2019 for the V. 2, 235/45 R 19 fronts & 2, 255/40 R 19 rears Put them on the car in June of 2019 at 71,000 miles Currently the car has 76986 on it and the front tires are worn to the wear bars. They are […]
  • Starting Issues November 30, 2020
    Hello All, I went to start the car to take one last ride and top off the fuel before storing for the Winter. I hit the start button and the car acted like the starter was hung up but would not fire. I thought maybe the battery was going bad and with the battery being […]
  • Interior Carbon Fiber Wrap November 28, 2020
    Has anyone tried a “carbon fiber look” wrap on the shift console and stereo/climate control bezel? The metal parts. I’m thinking about it and wondering if anyone has experience trying it. Reason I am asking is that I am looking at after-market stereo options. I see that std 2 DIN units take an install kit. […]
  • FOB issues November 25, 2020
    2005 seem to be having FOB issues. Able to lock and unlock car but when you go to start it says no FOB detected. Any help or suggestion
  • Dumb rear carpet and mirror question November 19, 2020
    Months ago I took the carpet out of the trunk until I had my leak fixed. Yesterday I was putting it back in when I realized I don’t remember exactly where the hooks go that hold the mesh behind the seat in place. I thought with the top folding up I should make sure this […]

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  • “Navigation System Map Disc” December 1, 2020
    Has anyone got a copy of the “Navigation System Map Disc” for the maps or a place it can be download from?
  • "Whining" noise from differential or axels December 1, 2020
    So, I've searched through ALL 78 pages of the forum & couldn't find (or missed) anything related to my issue. I have an 06 base that at around 82k miles, I noticed a very faint whining sound coming from "somewhere". After a few days, I noticed it getting louder. Now, it very apparent that it […]
  • Trunk won't shut November 28, 2020
    Good morning all. I have searched through the threads for my particular problem and haven't seen what I am experiencing and I didn't want to hijack another thread. I have a 2006 XLR Base with under 128K miles (took a chance) that I got at a good price, because it needs some TLC. Recently, the […]
  • 2004 XLR - Folding Top Module - B3669 November 28, 2020
    Hello, I'm from Austria, have an XLR, 2004, with about 40,000 miles and the roof has been causing me problems for some time. An XLR is very rare in Austria, so Cadillac dealers don't really know what to do. The last report from a Cadillac workshop was that the hydraulic pump was defective. Every time […]
  • Service Stabletrak error November 28, 2020
    I get this service stabletrak error every one in awhile. Is this a valid problem or is it just a constant reminder that I should have service done on it? Thanks, Ron
  • Passion Red color code? November 28, 2020
    Hello from Finland! Winter is coming and need something "nice". Maybe new paint. Light platinum is good -but Passion Red can be better... Option code was 74U, but what about paint color number?? (Sorry all 250 original Limited Edition owners! -one more clone can be ok...) Thanks!

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  • 07 XLR-V Want to Up Grade Brakes November 25, 2020
    Is the 07-V, single piston brake? Any recommendations for an up grade? Would something like this work? Corvette Brake Package - C6Z06 Upgrade for C6 : 2005-2013 C6 Corvette Brake Packages Corvette Brake Package - C6Z06 Upgrade for C6 : 2005-2013 C6 Replace your stock 2005-2013 C6 Corvette brakes with this 2006-2013 C6 Z06 Big […]
  • RUBBER SNUFFERS November 14, 2020
    This past summer with the temps, rather high while washing my car I noticed a tar like substance on the rear cover where it meets the deck lid. Upon further investigation I noticed that the rubber snuffer had melted. Has anybody experienced this in the past ? Rayzor
  • 2006 XLRV November 12, 2020
    has no power to anything except right side power seat and horn battery new and charged any thoughts? could this be a ground problem?
  • [Bring a Trailer] 2009 Cadillac XLR-V For Sale With Only 2,500 Miles October 28, 2020
    Pristine Cadillac XLRs and XLR-Vs are getting harder and harder to find. However, once in a while, a perfect gem appears for sale, and this 2009 Cadillac XLR-V is one of them. Up for auction on the Bring A Trailer website, this beautiful Black Raven XLR-V is listed for sale by the original owner with […]
  • Help. Trunk wont stay open October 14, 2020
    I have an issue with the trunk. It will pops open and then immediately closes. I had it into the dealer for a look. With then COVID issues they don’t have manpower to look at it. Thanks for any help.
  • 05 Error Codes October 13, 2020
    I am getting error codes saying both banks are lean and something about airflow. I replaced the filters when i got the car a few weeks ago and changed the MAFS this week. Any ideas? This is not a V.

RSS Cadillac XLR and XLR-V Mods

  • The end-all DRL modification October 16, 2020
    Checked one of my winter projects off the list. I understand the need to get those high-wattage bulbs out of my DRls before the lenses are damaged, but I couldn't just stop there. I wanted switchback bulbs, but wanted them to operate totally transparently and as designed, not requiring the parking lights or anything to […]
  • Additional Method to Charge a Dead Battery October 15, 2020
    I devised an additional method to charge a dead battery in case of an absolute worst case scenario that would prevent you from opening the hood to access the battery. I purchased a Cobra JumPack XL H2O power pack on sale from ShopHQ along with a 6 foot female lighter socket battery boost cable from […]
  • LED running lights installed in my headlights. September 30, 2020
    Since I have restored my headlights and want to keep as much heat out of them as possible I installed some Phillips Zevo ultra bright 6000K 194 bulbs in my headlights. Nice bright white light and no heat to damage the lens. Sort of a paint to get them out and back in but worth […]
  • XLR suspension August 24, 2020
    I'm looking for any info for a kit to replace my shocks, struts, etc. on a 2004 XLR. Magnetic ride control module died and can't seem to find replacement.
  • Best Exhaust? 2008 model July 22, 2020
    What's the best exhaust system that fits the 2008 XLR? Would love to hear some sound videos I see Corsa makes one, didn't know if any others people tried. Thanks
  • Tire and Wheel sizes July 17, 2020
    I know this can be a complicated topic, but perhaps someone here can post some easy to understand guidelines for wheel/tire fit for our cars. I have a base 2005 I have noticed some say you should go with a C5 wheel vs C6? Not sure how different they could be based upon the size? […]

RSS Cadillac XLRs For Sale / Wanted

  • Sad Separation December 3, 2020
    My order for a new C8 has gone thru! The other person living in this house says that I can't keep two cars, (darn). So, I must sell my XLR-V. It's a 2007, Light Platinum with cashmere interior. It has 39,700 miles on it, mostly Interstate miles, going to all of our XLR vacation meets. […]
  • cool color xlr for sale November 25, 2020
    saw this on craigslist 90,000 miles I like it. maybe not everyone but you wont see another like it for sure 2007 CADILLAC XLR HARD TOP CONVERTIBLE - barter - trade swap
  • 2006 XLR #46 Registry October 31, 2020
    Less than 80k miles always heated garage storage. Includes Pioneer AVH 2440 NEX radio upgrade (front/rear cameras, apple/android auto play) original owners manual, CD service/parts manual, 4 new wheels in boxes, Battery Minder 2000 Series, Wind Blox, signed copy of Cadillac XLR by John McCormick. Call Graham 360-202-9704 or email grahamdell1@gmail.com ($15,000) consider ELR trade. […]
  • 07 XLR-V 29K o.b.o. October 23, 2020
    SOLD
  • 2007 XLR-V October 15, 2020
    SOLD
  • XLR-V Xenon Blue October 8, 2020
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