Trans problems

Asked by Jan 05, 2017 at 10:32 PM about the 2005 Cadillac CTS 3.6L RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Im looking at buying an 05 Cadillac CTS...
the car itself is in perfect condition...
Definately a garage queen, however i took it
for a test drive and even with the pedal all
the way to the floor i could not get above 25
mph... Car would rev and do nothing... But
would shift when i let off the gas

3 Answers


Transmission slipping

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Get ready to spend another 1,000 to 2,000 to rebuild it

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Keep shopping. This is obviously why the car is being sold! It's not worth putting a transmission in a 12 year old vehicle, in my opinion. These cars were also plagued with and recalled for airbag system problems. As well as other electrical gremlins. My neighbor had one just long enough to pay for it. HTH. -Jim

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