1st Gen (2004 – 2009) Cadillac SRX Problems

The 1st generation of the SRX has a cumulative PainRank™ of 8.36. That can be compared against other Cadillac generations. Shopping for a Cadillac? You should probably steer clear of this generation.

Owners of the 2004–2009 SRX model years have sent in 84 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (28%) followed by the exterior (9%) and the interior (9%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Cadillac model years.

Watch out for the 2004 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2009 1
2008 6
2007 19
2006 16
2005 11
2004 31

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