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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 […]

Cadillac XLR: One of the Worst Sports Cars?

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

2006 Cadillac XLRs Added to the Registry

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., […]

XLR Net Continues Rolling Out Improvements to Cadillac XLR Registry

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 […]

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

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 […]

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 […]