2006 Cadillac DTS Overview


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4.45 stars

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An Amazing Luxury Vehicle. But It's More Than That, It's A Terrific Performance Car, Street Or Track by Gabe
 — Performance on the car with a terrificaly built Northstar V8, it has plenty of get-up with all the luxury you want. Braking is great with new brakes, though mine need tightening. This car is perfect a... Read More
Great American Family Car by ironwood529
 — You can not find any import that will compete with this American car, for overall performance, comfort, and reliability. The Northstar engine, has all the performance that anyone would need for a vehi... Read More
Cool, Sophisticated Luxury Car. Maybe The Last True Big Caddy. by CadillacTony
 — Bought the DTS for highway commuting. Pleasantly surprised that is nimble enough to get around town with ease. It's a big car but it has great driving dynamics and handling. It's comfortable but you s... Read More

2006 Cadillac DTS Overview

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2006 Cadillac DTS

Ever wish you could change your name and start all over?  That's pretty much what the Cadillac Deville did in 2006 by changing its name to the DTS and starting over as a new front wheel drive luxury sedan.  The Cadillac DTS improves on the Deville with a refurbished interior, smoother ride, and high-tech extras including heated seats and advanced climate control.   

The DTS uses a standard 4.6 L, 275 hp V8 engine with 4 speed automatic transmission and optional 4.6 L, 291 hp V8.  Expect to get 17 mpg in the city and 25 on the highway.  In addition, the DTS comes in 4 trims and has 4 doors, seats 5, and offers standard air conditioning, power windows, power door locks, power/leather seats, cd player, ABS brakes, and traction control.  Options include stability control, navigation system, and sunroof.  The 291 hp V8 model goes from 0-60 mph in just under 7 seconds.

For now, it looks like the DTS has made an impressive debut in the eyes of experts and drivers alike.  Consumers especially appreciate the new design, which should attract a broader demographic than the retirees you'd typically see cruising around in a Deville.  Look for continuing updates as the DTS seeks to gain fans inside and outside the country.


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Cadillac DTS Questions

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Is There A Left Rear Door Module And Fuse For 2006 Cad Ddts

DIC chimes and says left rear door open when it is not open.

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I Put New Wiper Motor In My Cadillac Dts 2004 It Worked But Then The Windsh...

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Which Is The Trunk Fuse Under The Hood

Hood won't open from the switch in the car

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Stabilizer Light Is Coming On

I have a Cadillac DTS 2006 just replace the complete strut assembly both sides front, When I back out of my driveway turn the wheel Sharp to the left or right light comes on, I turn engine off re...

18 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 weeks ago)

Car Won't Start

My husband changed the oil in his 2006 Cadillac dts today & now it won't start. Dash lights etc. come on but no click. Recharged the battery but still no luck and battery is only a year old. Help!

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