Owners may contact Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006 or Saab customer service at 1-800-955-9007. The tailgate will open about 2 feet, stop, then reverse and close. The customer may also comment the liftgate reverses travel when opening or closing. If the warning light comes on, s. This system is quite complex and it sounds like the electronics have gone awry. The dealer finally replaced the carpet; however, since retrieving the vehicle from the dealer, it experienced electrical issues and the headlights failed to operate correctly. In addition, the liftgate failed to function.
This transmitter will only operate on vehicles already equipped with a original Cadillac keyless entry system. The contact was not notified of the manufacturer's service campaign 14225 from January 4, 2015 regarding the sun roof drain hose leak. I suggest you try to open the door manually by switching the liftgate to manual mode. Summary This defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system. The contact also stated that the hatchback door collapsed on top of her, causing a head injury.
The vehicle was taken to a dealer and independent mechanic for further inspection and diagnosis. A problem with the sensor, or a module that needs to be reprogrammed, are the most likely causes of your problem. Please investigate my stall, unintended braking, power steering loss, and fan I imagine this could be a fire issue as well. Vehicle was recently purchased and current owner noticed the issue. Had it towed to dealer. The online catalog may use one illustration to reference parts for both the left and right side of the vehicle. If this occurs, the liftgate can still be operated manually.
The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The front driver's seat may have been built with an incorrect seat track bracket. See also: The instrument panel fuse block is located in the center console between the driver and passenger seats. At 19,200 miles, car would not start. The recall began on December 26, 2014.
The contact stated that the driver side low beam headlight failed to illuminate. The manufacturer was notified of the failure and the contact was to check with the manufacturer to determine if they may be able to provide a solution. If you shift the transmission out of P Park and accelerate before the power liftgate latch is closed, the liftgate may reverse to the open position. Why is it not fixable? Make sure there is no one in the way of the liftgate as it is opening and closing. If communication is restored, then update the software in the power liftgate module. On vehicles with a power liftgate, the switch is on the driver door. While depressing the liftgate button, it independently closed without warning.
The manufacturer was notified of the failure and indicated that there was no manufacturer recall to cover the repair. The liftgate can still be manually opened all the way. The sun roof drain tubes came away from the firewall on all 4 sides. I don't know what it'll take for a recall to happen but I hope it won't take a deadly crash to occur before they decide to have a recall for this issue. The dealer stated that it was a manufacturer defect and they could not assist. The taillamps flash when the power liftgate moves.
The power liftgate may be temporarily disabled under extreme temperatures or low battery conditions. I Press the open button on the door, or on the pad above the license plate. I was able to creep the vehicle back to the dealer and control any losses of control, it felt like the vehicle was having a seizure. I can turn the switch to manual mode and operate the tailgate manually. The material on this website could contain technical inaccuracies, description, pricing, illustration or other errors. The only way to start the car was to put the keypad in the middle console. Warranty Information For vehicles repaired under warranty, use the table above.
I've read on other sites this problem is a known fact with the company and yet no action has taken place to remedy this. If you shift the transmission out of P Park while the power function is in progress, the liftgate power function will continue to completion. The second time it occurred I was exiting and taking a curve on the loop. The vehicle was not taken to have the failure diagnosed or repaired. Never had another vehicle have this issue. The illustrations in this catalog are to be used as a guide only.