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1997 Cadillac Eldorado Base 2dr Coupe

1997 Cadillac Eldorado
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe, Mid-Size
17 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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Coollant Leak
What is the cause of coolent leaking from my 97 Eldorada - 39,500 miles. The car is garage kept and not run that often. I recently noticed the leak on the garage floor. Is it the...
Asked by Bill W February 28, 2011, 12:50 pm 1 reply
how do i find out which 1992 cadillac eldorado type i have and does it have shocks or bags
i dont have manual if i need repairs i need the correct parts type
Asked by Bil C February 17, 2011, 12:59 am 1 reply
how do i find out which 1992 cadillac eldorado type i have and does it have shocks or bags
so i can order the correct replacement parts
Asked by Bil C February 17, 2011, 1:26 am 1 reply
Asked by Richard K February 8, 2011, 4:58 pm 1 reply
fuel pmp ect.
i just changed my fuel pmp and the engine kept turning but woulnt crank and kept blowin the fuel pump fuse the next day i boosted it off changed my fuse(10) to a 25 it cranked righ...
Asked by Geric R January 19, 2011, 2:03 pm 1 reply
how to flush radiator
can't find radiator drain plug, how many guards do i have to take off?the car is a 2001 cadillac eldo.
Asked by James G January 3, 2011, 11:01 am 1 reply
where do i find radiator plug
trying to flush radiator
Asked by James G January 1, 2011, 5:40 am 1 reply
where's the coolant going?
my car has 100,000 miles. It's using a 1/2 gallon of coolant every 500 miles. there are no visable leaks or dripping under the car. no smoking from exaust. the car runs well. where...
Asked by Randy P September 11, 2010, 4:28 pm 2 replies
How to find a special hose to change engine oil?
I bought this car last week, and when I went to change the engine oil, they told me that the nut under the oil gasket was replaced with something else which needs a hose to drain t...
Asked by Mustafa A September 11, 2010, 5:37 pm 1 reply
Check engine light
The light was diagnosed as a polution pump, cost $800 to replace. Mechanic said it wasn't a big deal and could be left as is. What kind of difficulties can this create?
Asked by Harry Z August 28, 2010, 5:43 am 1 reply

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