Delaminated CUE Screens
The CUE infotainment system found in most 2013-2018 Cadillac vehicles has a screen with major design and installation flaws resulting in bubbles, cracks, and an unresponsive interface.Continue reading article "Delaminated CUE Screens"
SRX Rollaway Problems
Certain 2010-11 Cadillac SRX vehicles have a problem where the shifter may disengage from the transmission because the cable connecting the two components was installed improperly.Continue reading article "SRX Rollaway Problems"
Water in SRX Headlights
There's enough water accumulating inside 2010-2015 SRX headlight assemblies to fry the bulb. Meanwhile, GM continues to replace the assemblies with the same defective parts.Continue reading article "Water in SRX Headlights"
What Owners Complain About
Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.
- water in lights in the 2010 SRX
- poor headlight visibility in the 2014 SRX
- seal on headlight lets moisture in and lights go out in the 2011 SRX
- low beams very dim in the 2012 SRX
- headlights not working properly in the 2010 SRX
What Breaks the Most
2nd Generation (2010–2017) SRX Key Numbers
Stop me if you've heard this one before.
2010-2015 SRX owners are tired of moisture leaking in through faulty seals and burning out their overly expensive bulbs. Following in the footsteps of a Missouri lawsuit earlier this month, a new lawsuit has been filed in Michigan asking for the same reimbursements offered to owners in Florida and California.keep reading article "Michigan Residents Become the Next in Line to File A SRX Headlight Moisture Lawsuit"
A new lawsuit has popped up as SRX owners across the country continue to have mositure problems with their headlights.
Earlier this year Cadillac offered to reimburse expenses related to the problem for owners in Florida and California, but attempts to nationalize the lawsuit were shot down. This latest lawsuit, filed in Missouri, is another sign of how widespread this problem is.keep reading article "A New SRX Headlight Moisture Lawsuit Has Been Filed in Missouri"
A headlight lawsuit has been settled for owners of the 2010-2015 SRX that live in Florida or California.
Residents of those states will be reimbursed for out-of-pocket expenses related to moisture getting into the headlight assembly, including bulb replacements, up to $1,600 per replacement. GM will also reimburse owners for a new moisture analysis performed by certified Cadillac technicians.keep reading article "SRX Owners in Certain States Will Get Some Financial Relief for Headlight Repairs"
Attempts to file a nationwide class-action for headlight moisture problems in the SRX have failed
, but the case will move forward for California residents. The lawsuit alleges that GM knew about the faulty seals before selling the cars to consumers. The nationwide case was shot down by the judge who said the Manguson-Moss claim is specific to goods sold in California.keep reading article "National Class-Action for SRX Headlight Moisture Lawsuit Shot Down, Case Continues in CA"
Water collecting in your SRX headlight? You're not alone.
A proposed class-action lawsuit in California says moisture can accumulate through defective headlight seals in the 2010-2015 SRX. The problem reduces visibility and makes nighttime driving more dangerous. The problem can end up costing owners thousands of dollars as the water will cause the epxensive bulbs to repeatedly fail.
It'd be nice to see Cadillac do the right thing here ... you know, without the threat of legal action.keep reading article "Cadillac SRX Lawsuit Concerned About Water Getting into Headlight Assemblies"
Some GM vehicles have a rear hatch with a nasty habit of dropping on your head.
It's no gentle drop either, owners have been complaining that the gas strut rods can fail allowing the lift-gate to give way to gravity and drop on your head like an apple -- a really, really, heavy apple. Thanks a lot, Newton.…keep reading article "Customer Satisfaction Program Issued to Stop The Trunk From Falling On Your Dang Head"
GM says over 3,100 SRXs might have been built with the wrong driver's seat track bracket.
keep reading article "SRX Detatchable Drivers Seat Recalled"
Taking a sharp turn, making an unexpected stop or a crash could cause the seat to detach and make a mess of the driver. That's a problem.…
General Motors is in the news again with a recall of another 733,000 vehicles
, 5 golden rings, 1 partridge in a pear tree and who knows what else at this point... it's hard to keep track of it all. Luckily, you don't have to because you signed up for our free alerts! Smart move, folks -- here's a breakdown of what you need to know:…keep reading article "GM Recalls a Bunch of Possessed Driver Seats"
The 2013 Cadillac SRX is being recalled because of an acceleration lag of 3 to 4 seconds.
I'm sure that goes over great with your fellow commuters when driving to work. Faulty programming in the transmission control module (TCM) is making your car so slow to respond to the gas pedal that even turtles on benadryl are saying "dude, hurry up". To be fair, conditions have to be just right for the lag to occur.…keep reading article "SRX Recalled for An Acceleration Lag of 3-4 Seconds"