was driving and my1992 eldo shut down it said ride control system what is that

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Asked by Feb 14, 2015 at 11:43 AM about the 1992 Cadillac Eldorado Base Coupe

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If you have active suspension you most likely need struts. They're Cadillac only and not available in the aftermarket or through GM. There's a company called Arnot that has them for these Eldorados. Arnot has a website.A guy at work just went through this with his '93 Eldorado. This, however, would not cause the car to shut down. Run a compression test. These Northstar Engines are notorious for blowing head gaskets. At this point, if that's the case, it's not, in my opinion, worth fixing. You're looking at upwards of $3500 to have the head gaskets done correctly. The engine and transmission must come out, from the bottom of the car, for starters. HTH. -Jim

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THIS DOES NOT HAVE A NORTHSTAR ENGINE

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