2008 Cadillac CTS Overview


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Beats The Pants Off Mercedes And Bmw by Gregg
 — It's definately fast, but not made for the drag strip. The 6 speed is best for winding roads and high speed performance. The styling both inside and out leaves little to be desired. I especially li... Read More
The New Standard Of The World by Robert
 — Handling and braking are superb. Always feel sure-footed in the corners, wet or dry. Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 tires are amazing. Gas, maintenance and other operating costs are fairly low. Top marks... Read More
2008 Cts 3.6 Di by Aeryc
 — Performance - this car will not disappoint you in this department. Build quality - this is the best built Cadillac GM has ever made. Appearance - the most stunning cadillac has ever made inside and ou... Read More

2008 Cadillac CTS Overview

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2008 Cadillac CTS

An all-new, next-generation Cadillac CTS debuts for the 2008 model year, and some reviewers have called it the most important new Cadillac in a decade. That could be true, but a first look reveals a cutting-edge, distinctive design that will no doubt win many fans but also could turn some potential buyers away.

The CTS's new sharp-edged design scheme starts at the front end, with its pointy trapezoidal headlights and wide-mouthed, double-bar grille. Drivers who want to make a statement with their vehicles will love it, as it's impossible to ignore. Adding to its aggressiveness, the grille jumps down below the front bumper, extending its depth. The rear end has a less drastic, softer but no less contemporary look to it.

The new CTS grows in width by a couple of inches for 2008 and gains a new optional 300-horsepower, 3.6-liter, direct-fuel-injection V6 engine. For its standard powerplant, the 2008 CTS receives a 258-horsepower V6 with variable valve timing.

Also new for 2008, the CTS can be equipped with an optional advanced all-wheel-drive system that optimizes traction on all types of road surfaces.

Other new options for 2008 include adaptive forward lighting, which automatically turns the headlights in the direction the driver steers, and a 10-speaker Bose 5.1 Cabin Surround Sound system. Drivers can also opt for the UltraView sunroof with power sunshade, a double-sized sunroof that covers 70 percent of the roof area and provides wide-open views.

Of course, this being a Cadillac, drivers expect a luxury interior, and the 2008 CTS delivers with its redesigned, premium, handcrafted interior.


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Humming Noise While Driving

While I'm driving their is a humming noise.. Was told it could be my fuel pump, but gas is flowing fine. I haven't had my AWD drive transfer case fluid drained and replaced, could it be that?

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What Type Of Gas Is Required?

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2008 Cadillac Cts Trunk Won't Shut

The CTS latch will not engage on the trunk when it is lowered down and will not close properly. I can use a screwdriver to engage the latch and then disengage like normal but when I tried this to r...

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Why Does My Car Not Start When I Get Gas

when ever I get gas I have to keep cranking it over til it starts. WHY

25 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)

Can U Trickle Charge A Cts Battery?

2008 CTS that sat for 3 weeks in garage. Now cant getbfront dors open -nothing" no lights inside, etc...

145 views with 3 answers (last answer 6 months ago)