ignition coil packs

Asked by Jun 10, 2016 at 07:31 AM about the 2002 Cadillac DeVille DTS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was replacing the coil boots and spark
plugs in my car and ran into a problem.  I put
everything back together and found that the
bottom right bolt to the front coil pack is
striped. Is this going to cause problems? !
The coil itself is good, it's the hole in the
motor that's striped not the bolts. What do I
do?  Can this be fixed without costing a
fortune?

1 Answer

241,905

You need to secure the coil or you will run into misfire issues. Heli-coil is one option and not all that expensive.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • ignition coil packs 1 answer

    I was replacing the coil boots and spark plugs in my car and ran into a problem. I put everything back together and found that the bottom right bolt to the front coil pack is striped. Is this goi...

    2002 Cadillac DeVille DTS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • replaced ignition 1 answer

    we own a 1993 cadillac deville and we broke down at the bank so we thaought it was the starter so i tookm off the starter and took it to autozone to have them check it n it passed their test so next...

    1993 Cadillac DeVille Base Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • key stuck and ignition switch 2 answers

    Key is stuck in the ignition switch have to unplug battery to stop car from running. Put new starter in now have to bump starter to have car to start

    1991 Cadillac DeVille Base Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • locked ignition 1 answer

    My key will not fit into the ignition. The vallet key will not insert either. It feels like there is something blocking the key, but the ignition is clear. What would cause this to happen?

    2001 Cadillac DeVille

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Hi, I have a problem my cadillac won't start,I put my key in ignition but only dash lights,radio turn on. T he car won't start and security light keeps blinking.... 1 answer

    Hi, I have a problem my cadillac won't start,I put my key in ignition but only dash lights,radio turn on. T he car won't start and security light keeps blinking.... Read more: http://www.justanswer.c...

    1996 Cadillac DeVille Base Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Cadillac DeVille Questions

Cadillac DeVille Experts

#1 kikero
kikero
Reputation 2,140
#2 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 1,820
#3 Cynthiasmith
Cynthiasmith
Reputation 1,570
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Cadillac CTS
186 Great Deals out of 10,513 listings starting at $1,500
Used Cadillac Eldorado
349 listings starting at $2,450
Used Lincoln Town Car
34 Great Deals out of 1,791 listings starting at $1,500
Used Cadillac Seville
3 Great Deals out of 330 listings starting at $1,100
Used Cadillac Escalade
194 Great Deals out of 10,970 listings starting at $3,200
Used Chevrolet Impala
591 Great Deals out of 34,068 listings starting at $899
Used Ford Mustang
543 Great Deals out of 45,845 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Corvette
149 Great Deals out of 20,681 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
242 Great Deals out of 31,193 listings starting at $369
Used BMW 7 Series
165 Great Deals out of 5,956 listings starting at $2,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.