2006 Cadillac DTS Overview


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4.25 stars

Based on 9 reviews

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
Perfect For Year And Milage by KenUt
 — Nothing yet bad yet! Attractive, perfect long trip, a real cruiser. Friends and folks that service it always want to buy it. I have had 15 Cads now and this DTS is the best ever. Electric reporting ... Read More
Black Beauty by AJ482
 — It's a Lac, do I have to say more? The car's performance is hot. 400 horsepower in a four door luxury sedan, them's Charger numbers people! Look, I'm not a big GM fan myself but who doesn't love a Cad... 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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Service Traction Control Reads On Info Readout On Dash 2006 Cadillac Dts

Also clunks when putting into drive

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The rear passenger side window fell down inside the door and I am trying to fix it, the motor is still working ,but the window will not go up or down, I was drive one day and I pushed the button to ...

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Side View Mirrors Do Not Operate Independently

They both move when only one is selected

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What Does Service Traction Mean

Traction control light stays on

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Benjamin Potter

2006 Cadillac Dts Question

Constant ding ding ding non-stop for an hour

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