Go Back   Cadillac Forum - Enthusiast forums for Cadillac Owners > General Technical Section > General Tech
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search

Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #31  
Old 04-10-2010, 11:26 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Seattle Area
Posts: 108
Default

There are some 'local friendly mechanics' with the equipment to program GM modules. One example is Fleet Services in Everett, WA. You will have to ask around wherever you are. Also, you are not necessarily stuck with your Caddy dealer. Any GM dealer should be able to do it.
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 04-12-2010, 12:22 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 12
Default

The mechanic doing the SCAM test he first thought it was the BCM but he also said that it could be an electrical problem and would need me to bring it back for a more in-depth review. But he also said for me to disconnect the battery and touch the two cables together for a brief minute. He said that has worked in the past re-setting the main computer. I did but it didn't immediately work. A day or so later the radio kicked back to my programed stations and everything worked. I'll be surpried if this works for any period of time.
Reply With Quote
  #33  
Old 04-12-2010, 08:22 PM
slowroll's Avatar
Tech Certified Members
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Mid Atlantic
Posts: 2,505
Default

Rebooting system tend to relate to software issues. As I understand it you bought this car with this problem, you need to tread softly in regards to professional techs. Some actually do try to help you out, your "scam tech" sounds like he maybe good guy...why he try to re-boot it to see if it helped.
__________________
It will be OK
Reply With Quote
  #34  
Old 09-14-2012, 05:18 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1
Default None of my windows will roll down!!! CADILLAC CTS 2003

Hey all,


So i have an 03 Cadillac CTS with a similar problem. All the windows won't roll down from neither the driver control side or the respective window control area. When i press the button, all I hear is a click noise (not constant, just one click as if some fuse is blown or so). I've taken it to a dealer and a local tire shop. The dealer told me something and the tire shop gave me a second opinion (given that this tire shop has a very good rep, i took their word). They said they ran tests on my car, reset the car, took the battery out for 30 minutes, power tested the computer box, even hooked up one of their own machines to try and get the window down (this last one worked, but when they connected everything back on my car, it wouldn't work). EVERYTHING checked out, they said my car tested excellent, but they just couldn't find the source of the problem after holding my car hostage for 2 days. Even my window regulators are all in great shape. PLEASE, ANY kind of help would be GREATLY appreciated!!!!!!
Reply With Quote
  #35  
Old 09-15-2012, 01:56 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 4
Default

have a 98 deville switched out radio now the windows, gas latch, trunk, wont work, left the car sit for 2 days & now it will not start, anyone have any idea what is going on, someone said the wiring harness may have been affected, or the brain?????
Reply With Quote
  #36  
Old 09-15-2012, 01:58 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 4
Default 98 deville window, trunk, gas latch wont work

i have a 98 deville switched out the radio with another, now the windows, gas latch or the trunk wont work, anyone know what the solution is to fix my car
Reply With Quote
  #37  
Old 10-12-2012, 12:33 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 4
Default

Same issue but with 1999. And not radio but lights interier..and other stuff....
Reply With Quote
  #38  
Old 10-14-2012, 10:30 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 12
Unhappy Windows & trunk release not working consistently.

2003 CTS-My front seat passenger side power window doesn't work it only goes down from the driver side control. Plus I noticed that my trunk release button from the hand held key controller doesn't always work. It forces me to use the trunk opener button inside the driver door panel. Is this a sign that the window module needs replaced? Or is there a more serious problem.

Last edited by buffojb; 10-14-2012 at 10:32 AM.
Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2012, 10:30 AM
 
 
 
Reply



Tags
03, 2003, alarm, battery, cadillac, codes, cts, dont, door, locks, onboard, problems, radio, scanner, seats, windows, work


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Advertising

Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory
Our Sponsors
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:23 AM.

Internet Brands, Inc.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.