I was driving my 2008 dts cadillac and the check engine light started blinking also service traction control and service traction stability come on in the message center. Can someone help me with this

Asked by May 29, 2014 at 09:53 PM about the 2008 Cadillac DTS Luxury I

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Time to scan for the codes to determine what is tripping the lights. Could be as simple as a wheel sensor failing. Take the car into your mechanic for further diagnostics. If you want to try to repair yourself, have a local auto parts store scan for codes and post them back here.

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I'll try that and post the results back here , thanks tom

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A wheel bearing probably needs replaced. A bad bearing will cause both traction control and check engine lights to activate.

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Did you figure out the issue? I just had the same problem today with my ATS 3.6

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I just had this happen to my 2006 Cadillac DTS. My service traction & service stability both came on and are staying on. My motor seems to be running a little rough also. Not gonna drive it much till Thursday! Gotta take it to my mechanic Thursday! Dope fully the repairs won't break me up right before Christmas!

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my 2008 dts is doing the same thing. scanned it , codes read 0205 0305.injector circut open cyl #5. generic cyl # 5 misfire detected. runs rough. cleared code, but returned.

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