2005 Cadillac SRX Overview


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2005 Cadillac SRX Overview

The Cadillac SRX went through a few cosmetic changes for 2005, including new trim and a modified instrument panel. Otherwise, this steady and reliable midsize SUV still offers 2 main trims: the V6 and V8, both in RWD and AWD versions. The SRX V6 uses a 3.6 L, 255 hp powertrain while the V8 uses a 4.6 L, 320 hp engine. Both have 5 speed automatic transmission.

Between the 2 trims, expect to get around 15 mpg in the city and 21 on the highway. Both trims have 4 doors, seat 7, and offer standard air conditioning, power windows, power door locks, power/leather seats, cd player, ABS brakes, traction control, stability control, and sunroof (on the V8). Sunroof (on the V6) and navigation system come as options. If you need room for your crew carry-on items, the 2005 Cadillac SRX has 124 cubic feet of passenger space and 32.4 cubic feet of cargo space with the second row up. Finally, the SUV tows anywhere from 1000 to 3500 lbs., with an option to upgrade to 4250.

Overall, drivers like the SRX's powerful engines, roomy interior, and optional third row seat. However, reviewers would appreciate better gas mileage and better interior materials. In any case, the 2005 SRX presents a solid option for those in the market for an elegant midsize SUV that bears the prestigious Cadillac name.


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    Car Was Shaking And Check Engine Light Flashing...too Much Oil Was Added

    what can I do...car was driven and now I see to much oil was added thinking that was why it was shaking and light flashing

    6 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)

    Lose Power When Accelerate To 80mph

    When acceleration to 80mph plus why is there slippage,does not grab

    8 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)


    sold my car how do i remove posting?

    4 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

    2005 Cadillac Srx Won't Start After Putting In Gas

    My 2005 Cadillac SRX has about 135,000 miles on it. Until last month, I've had no problems. For the last month every time I put gas in it, the car won't start for about 15 minutes. I had the vapor l...

    1,525 views with 7 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

    2005 Cafillac Srx Tires

    My 05 SRX has different front and rear tire sizes (front 235 60 18) (rear 255 55 18) The local tire store said it's possible to use 245 60 18 all around. Will these work without rubbing? Also, woul...

    92 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 months ago)