2004 Cadillac DeVille Owner's Manual

2004 Cadillac DeVille Manual

2004 Cadillac DeVille manual table of contents:

  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 1
    2004 Cadillac DeVille Owner Manual Seats and Restraint Systems ...1-1 Front Seats ...1-2 Rear Seats ...1-7 Safety Belts ...1-7 Child Restraints ...1-28 Air Bag Systems ...1-47 Restraint System Check ...1-57 Features and Controls ...2-1 Keys ...2-3 Doors and Locks ...2-9 Windows ...2-16 Theft-...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    ... Box 07130 Detroit, MI 48207 GENERAL MOTORS, GM, the GM Emblem, CADILLAC, the CADILLAC Crest & Wreath and the name DEVILLE are registered trademarks of General ... sold in Canada, substitute the name "General Motors of Canada Limited" for Cadillac Motor Car Division whenever it appears ...
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    Safety Warnings and Symbols You will find a number of safety cautions in this book. We use a box and the word CAUTION to tell you about things that could hurt you if you were to ignore the warning. You will also find a circle with a slash through it in this book. This safety symbol means “Donମ.
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    ..., reference the following topics: Seats and Restraint Systems in Section 1 Features and Controls in Section 2 Instrument Panel Overview in Section 3 ... Lights, Gages and Indicators in Section 3 Audio System(s) in Section 3 Engine Compartment Overview in Section 5 iv
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    These are some examples of symbols you may find on your vehicle: v
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    ✍ NOTES vi
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    ...Inflates? ...1-55 Servicing Your Air Bag-Equipped Vehicle ...1-57 Restraint System Check ...1-57 Checking Your Restraint Systems ...1-57 Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash ...1-58 Front Seats ...1-2 Power Seats ...1-2 Power Lumbar ...1-2 Massaging ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    ... located on the outboard sides of the front seat cushions. Power Lumbar If your vehicle has this feature, the control is located on the outboard sides of the front seats. Use the power seat controls first to get the proper position, then ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    ...If your vehicle has this feature, the control is located on the outboard sides of the front seats. With the ignition ...massaging lumbar feature. Heated Seats Your vehicle may have heated rear seats...., it will not have the adaptive seat feature. The buttons are located on the rear seat armrests. Press...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 10
    ...the BACK ONLY button once, after first activating the heated seat feature. To resume heat to both the seat cushion and seatback, press ...seat and seatback. Press this button to turn on the Press the button to turn on the feature that you want. A light on the button will display to show which feature...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    There are three temperature ranges for each feature. A light bar on the controls will display which setting the feature is in... the display lights turn off. Reclining Seatbacks The recliner controls are located on the outboard sides of the front seats. Press the recliner control forward or rearward ...
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    ...if you buckle up, your safety belts can't do their job when you'...into it, receiving neck or other injuries. The lap belt can't do its job either. In a crash ... go up over your abdomen. The belt forces would be there, not at your .... Then sit well back in the seat and wear your safety belt properly....
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    ... support, without the massage feature, for the outboard rear seating positions. The rear lumbar support controls are located on the rear door trim panels. Safety Belts Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone This part of the manual tells you ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    ... vehicle that is not equipped with seats and safety belts. Be sure everyone in your vehicle is in a seat and ... Canadian provinces, the law says to wear safety belts. Here's why: They work. You never ... After more than 30 years of safety belts in vehicles, the facts are clear. In most crashes buckling...
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    Why Safety Belts Work When you ride in or on anything, you go as fast as it goes. Put someone on it. Take the simplest vehicle. Suppose it's just a seat on wheels. 1-9
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    Get it up to speed. Then stop the vehicle. The rider doesn't stop. The person keeps going until stopped by something. In a real vehicle, it could be the windshield... 1-10
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    or the instrument panel... or the safety belts! With safety belts, you slow down as the vehicle does. You get more time to stop. You stop over more distance, and your strongest bones take the forces. That's why safety belts make such good sense. 1-11
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    .... First, you'll want to know which restraint systems your vehicle has. We'll start with the...the future. But they are supplemental systems only; so they work with safety belts - not instead of them. Every air bag system ever offered for sale has required the use of safety belts. Even if you're...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    Driver Position This part describes the driver's restraint system. Lap-Shoulder Belt The driver has a lap-shoulder belt. Here's how to wear it properly. 1. Close and lock the door. 2. Adjust the seat so you can sit up straight. ...
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    ... the correct buckle when buckling your lap-shoulder belt. If you find that the latch plate will not ... could cause serious or even fatal injuries. The shoulder belt should go over the shoulder and across the ... sudden stop or crash, or if you pull the safety belt very quickly out of the retractor. 1-14
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    ...s wrong with this? {CAUTION: You can be seriously hurt if your shoulder belt is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your body. A: The shoulder belt is too loose. It won’t give...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    ...CAUTION: You can be seriously injured if your belt is buckled in the wrong place like this. In a crash, the belt would go up over your abdomen. The belt forces would be there, not at the pelvic bones. ... could cause serious internal injuries. Always buckle your belt into the buckle nearest you. A: ...
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    ...can be seriously injured if you wear the shoulder belt under your arm. In a crash, your body would ... the chance of head and neck injury. Also, the belt would apply too much force to the... internal organs like your liver or spleen. A: The shoulder belt is worn under the arm. It should be worn over the...
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    Q: What's wrong with this? {CAUTION: You can be seriously injured by a twisted belt. In a crash, you wouldn't have the full width of the belt to spread impact forces. If a belt is twisted, make it straight so it can work properly, or ask your dealer to fix it....
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    ... belt should go back out of the way. Before you close the door, be sure the belt is out of the way. If you slam the door on it, you can damage both the belt and your vehicle. A pregnant woman should wear a lap-shoulder belt, and the lap portion should be worn as low as possible, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    ...To learn how to wear the right front passenger’s safety belt properly, see Driver Position on page 1-13. The right front passengerମ. ever pull the lap portion of the belt out all the way, you will engage the child restraint locking feature. If this happens, just let the belt go back all the way and...
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    ... more often in crashes than those who are wearing safety belts. Rear passengers who aren't safety belted... can strike others in the vehicle who are wearing safety belts. Rear Seat Passenger Positions To make ... shorter, pull its free end as shown until the belt is snug. Buckle, position and release ...
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    Lap-Shoulder Belt All rear seating positions have lap-shoulder belts. Here's how to wear one properly. 1. Pick up the latch plate ... plate into the buckle until it clicks. The latch plates for the safety belts in each rear seating position vary in size. If the center rear ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 29
    ... on the latch plate to make sure it is secure. If the belt is not long enough, see Safety Belt Extender ...is positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to. 3....the lap part tight, pull down on the buckle end of the belt as you pull up on the shoulder part. 1-23
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    ... too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your body. The lap part of... could cause serious or even fatal injuries. The shoulder belt should go over the shoulder and across ...a sudden stop or a crash, or if you pull the belt very quickly out of the retractor. 1-24 To ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    ... for Children and Small Adults Rear shoulder belt comfort guides will provide added safety belt ... one guide for each outside passenger position in the rear seat. To provide added safety belt ... guide and use the safety belt: 1. Remove the guide from its storage pocket on the top of the seatback. 1-25
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ... the belt. The elastic cord must be under the belt. Then, place the guide over the belt, and insert the two edges of the belt into the slots of the guide. 3. Be sure that the belt is not twisted and it lies flat. The elastic cord must be under the belt and the guide on top. 1-26
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ... If they activate in a crash, you'll need to get new ones, and probably other new parts for your safety belt system. See Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash on page 1-58. Safety Belt Extender If the vehicle's safety belt will fasten around you,...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ... Older Children Q: A: What is the proper way to wear safety belts? If possible, an older child should wear... vehicle. Older children need to use safety belts properly. Older children who have outgrown booster... so the child can wear a lap-shoulder belt and get the additional restraint a shoulder belt...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    ... child is sitting in the center rear seat passenger position, move the child toward the safety belt buckle. In either... upper body would have the restraint that belts provide. If the child is sitting in a rear seat outside position, see Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides for Children and Small Adults on ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    ...child is sitting in a seat that has a lap-shoulder belt, but the shoulder part is behind the child....way, in a crash the child might slide under the belt. The belt's force would then be applied ...hips, just touching the child's thighs. This applies belt force to the child's pelvic bones in a crash...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    ... and young children ride in vehicles, they should have the protection provided by appropriate restraints. Young children should not use the vehicle's adult safety belts alone, unless there is no other choice. Instead, they need to use a child restraint. {CAUTION: People should never hold a baby ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ... killed. Air bags plus lap-shoulder belts offer outstanding protection for adults and older... young children and infants. Neither the vehicle's safety belt system nor its air bag system...and infants need the protection that a child restraint system can provide. Q: What are the different types of add-...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    ... it is, the restraint will have a label saying that it meets federal motor vehicle safety standards. The restraint manufacturer's instructions that come with the restraint state the weight and height limitations for a particular child restraint. In ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    Child Restraint Systems An infant car bed (A), a special bed made for use in a motor vehicle, is an infant restraint system designed to restrain or position a child ... the seating surface against the back of the infant. The harness system holds the infant in place and, in a crash, acts ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    ...with surfaces such as T-shaped or shelf-like shields. A booster seat (F-G) is a child restraint designed to improve the fit of the vehicle's safety belt system. Some booster seats have a shoulder belt positioner, and some high-back booster seats have a five-point ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    ... a label saying that it meets federal motor vehicle safety standards. Then follow the instructions for the restraint. You may find these instructions on the restraint itself or in a booklet, or both. These restraints use the belt system or the LATCH system in your vehicle, but the child ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    .... It is always better to secure a child restraint in the rear seat. If you secure a forward... as it will go. It is better to secure the child restraint in a rear seat. Wherever you install it, be sure... - even when no child is in it. {CAUTION: A child in a rear-facing child restraint can be seriously...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    ... the top strap always to be anchored. Be sure to read and follow the instructions for your child restraint. If yours requires that the top ...of the following anchor points. Be sure to use an anchor point located on the same side of the vehicle as the seating position where the child restraint will be ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    .... Tighten the top strap when and as the child restraint manufacturer's instructions say. Your vehicle has top strap anchors already installed for the rear seating positions. You will find them behind the rear seat on the filler panel. In order to get to a bracket, you ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    Lower Anchorages and Top Tethers for Children (LATCH System) Your vehicle has the LATCH system. You will find anchors (A) in all three rear seating positions. This system, designed to make installation of child restraints easier, does not use the vehicle's safety belts. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    ... points, or use the vehicle's safety belts to secure the restraint, following the instructions that came with that restraint, and also the instructions in this manual. In order to use the LATCH system in your vehicle, you need a child restraint ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    Securing a Child Restraint Designed for the LATCH System (Rear) 1. Find the LATCH anchorages for the seating position you want to .... Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Seat Position If your child restraint is equipped with the LATCH system, see Lower Anchorages and Top Tethers for Children (LATCH...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ... to secure the child restraint in a rear seat. If your child restraint does not have the LATCH system, you will be using the lap-shoulder belt to secure the restraint in this position. Be sure to follow the instructions that came with the child restraint. Secure the child...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    ...positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to....the belt, push down on the child restraint, pull the shoulder portion of the belt to tighten the lap portion of ...to push down on the child restraint as you tighten the belt. 5. Push and pull the child restraint in ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 51
    To remove the child restraint, just unbuckle the vehicle's safety belt and let it go ... using the lap-shoulder belt to secure the child restraint in this position. Be sure to follow the instructions that came .... See Power Seats on page 1-2. If your child restraint is equipped with the LATCH system, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 52
    ...and shoulder portions of the vehicle's safety belt through or around the restraint. The child restraint instructions will show you how. 5. Pull the rest of the lap belt all the way out of... positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 53
    ... Bag Systems This part explains the frontal and side impact air bag systems. Your vehicle has air bags - a frontal air bag for the driver and another frontal ...rear seat outboard passenger positions, it will say AIR BAG on each side of the rear seatback closest to the door. 1-47
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    ... or killed in a crash if you aren't wearing your safety belt, even if you have air bags. Wearing your safety belt ... or being ejected from it. Air bags are designed to work with safety belts but don't replace them. Frontal air bags for the driver and right front passenger are designed to deploy ...
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    ... in frontal, in rollover or in rear crashes. Everyone in your vehicle should wear a safety belt properly, whether .... Always wear your safety belt even with frontal air bags. The driver should sit as far... for young children and infants. Neither the vehicle's safety belt system nor its air bag system ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    ...an air bag readiness light on the instrument panel, which shows the words AIR BAG or an air bag symbol. The system checks the air bag electrical system for malfunctions. The light tells you if there is an electrical problem. See Air Bag Readiness Light on page 3-...
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    The right front passenger's frontal air bag is in the instrument panel on the passenger's side. The driver's side impact air bag is in the side of the driver's seatback closest to the door. 1-51
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    The right front passenger's side impact air bag is in the side of the passenger's seatback closest to the door. The side impact air bags for the rear seat outboard passenger positions are in the sides of the rear seatback closest to the doors. 1-52
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ... air bag, and don't attach or put anything on the steering wheel hub or on or near any other air ... are not designed to inflate in rollovers, rear impacts, or in many side impacts because inflation ... impacts, rollovers or rear impacts, because inflation would not help the occupant. A side impact ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ...frontal collisions, even belted occupants can contact the steering wheel or the instrument panel. In moderate to severe side collisions, even belted occupants can ... wheel, instrument panel and the side of the front seatbacks and behind the rear seatbacks closest to the door. 1-54
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    ...s air bag, the instrument panel for the right front passenger’s bag, the side of the seatback closest to the door for... fresh air by opening a window or a door. If you experience breathing problems following an air bag... inflate (if battery power is available). You can lock the doors again and turn...
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    ... and possibly other parts. The service manual for your vehicle covers the need to replace other parts. • ... the readiness of the system, when the system commands air bag inflation and driver's safety belt usage at ... crash. The module also records speed, engine rpm, brake and throttle data. 1-56
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    ... and the air bag systems. To purchase a service manual, see Service Publications Ordering Information on page 7-11. Restraint System Check Checking Your Restraint Systems Now and then, make sure the safety belt reminder light and all your belts, buckles, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    ... may need new LATCH system parts. If belts are cut or damaged, replace them. Collision damage ... will need to have LATCH system, safety belt or seat parts repaired or replaced. New parts and repairs may be necessary even if the belt or LATCH system wasn't being used at the time of the collision. If ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    ... Operation ...2-6 Doors and Locks ...2-9 Door Locks ...2-9 Central Door Unlocking System ...2-10 Power Door Locks ...2-10 Programmable Automatic Door Locks ...2-10 Rear Door Security Locks ...2-11 Lockout Protection ...2-12 Leaving Your Vehicle ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ... Floor Mats ...2-54 Rear Storage Area ...2-55 Rear Storage Door Trim Armrest ...2-55 Convenience Net ...2-55 Sunroof ...2-55 Vehicle Personalization ...2-56 Memory Seat, Mirrors and Steering Wheel ...2-56 Storage Areas ...2-52 Glove Box ...2-52 Instrument Panel Storage Area ...2-52 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ... child or others could be badly injured or even killed. They could operate the power windows or other controls or even make the vehicle move. If they turned ... or ON and moved the shift lever out of PARK (P), that would release the parking brake. Don't leave the keys in a vehicle with children. 2-3
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 68
    ... the vehicle to get in. Be sure you have spare keys. In an emergency, contact Cadillac Roadside Assistance. See Roadside Service on page 7-6. If your vehicle is ... is a master key that works all of the lock cylinders (driver's door, trunk, ignition and glove box). There is also a...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    ...steps to the left or right, hold the transmitter higher, and try again. • Check to determine if battery replacement is necessary. See "Battery Replacement" under Remote Keyless Entry System Operation on page 2-6. • If you are still having trouble,...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    Remote Keyless Entry System Operation With this system you can lock and unlock your doors or unlock your trunk from about 3 ...flash once and the horn will sound. This arms the theft-deterrent system. W(Unlock): Press this symbol to unlock the driver's door. The parking lamps on your vehicle will ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    .... For more information, see DIC Vehicle Personalization on page 3-70 and Memory Seat, Mirrors and Steering Wheel on page 2-56. Battery Replacement Under normal use, the battery in your remote keyless entry transmitter should last about ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    ...2. Once the transmitter is separated, use an object like a pencil to remove the old battery. Do not use a metal object. 3. Insert the new battery as the instructions under the cover indicate. 4. Snap the transmitter back together tightly to be sure no moisture can enter. 5. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    ... either the key or the remote keyless entry transmitter. From the inside, use the manual lock levers located at the top of the door panel near the window. {CAUTION: Unlocked doors can be dangerous. • Passengers - especially children - can easily open the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    ...turning the door key twice in the lock cylinder. The power door lock switches located on the rear doors can also lock all the doors ...page 3-70. Power Door Locks The power door lock switches are located on the door panels near the windows. Press the bottom part of the power door lock switch located...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    ... entry transmitter, the front door power lock switch or by lifting the rear door manual lock. ... do the following: 1. Turn the knob located on the passenger's side rear door clockwise to engage the lock. 2. Close the door. 3. Turn the knob located on the driver's side rear door counterclockwise to...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ... Leaving your key in any ignition position with any door open will disable the power door lock switches as well as the lock button on... key when locking your vehicle. The anti-lockout feature can be overridden by holding the power door lock switch for three seconds or longer. Trunk {CAUTION: It can ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    ... Release The trunk lock release button is located to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel. Trunk Lid Tie Down {CAUTION: Driving with the trunk... open the trunk. To disable this feature, see "Valet Lockout Switch" under Theft-Deterrent Systems on page 2-20. 2-...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    ... may be equipped with a trunk-lid tie down. This feature is used to secure the trunk lid if ...Attach the hook end of the tie down to the striker located at the center of the trunk sill (B). 3. Tighten the tie ...pulling the free end of the cord until secure. 4. To remove the tie down, press the clip end ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    .... Your vehicle may be equipped with a small door in the rear seat. The door allows you to access the trunk from inside the vehicle. The rear-seat armrest must be down for the pass-through door to open. ... release up with your fingers. Then close the door so it latches from inside the vehicle. 2-15
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    Windows {CAUTION: Leaving children, helpless adults, or pets in a vehicle with the windows closed is dangerous. They can be overcome by the extreme heat and suffer permanent injuries or even death from heat stroke. Never leave a child, a helpless adult, or a pet alone in a vehicle, especially with...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    Power Windows Express-Down Window This feature is on all power windows. Press the down arrow on ... switch again. Express-Up Window This feature is on both front power windows. Press the up arrow ... press the up arrow on the switch again. The power window switches are located on the armrest near each ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ... position. Window Lockout The rear window lockout button is located on the driver’s door armrest next ... will turn off the anti-pinch feature. If this happens, a power window won’t stop ...s window switches when the lockout feature is active. To restore power to the rear windows, press the button ...
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    ... visors also have side-to-side slide capability. The driver's sunshade is also equipped with a storage flap. Rear Power Sunshade If your ... has the adjustable lighting feature, slide the switch up or down to brighten or dim the light. The rear power sunshade is located in the rear shelf. The rear ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ... on it can make it impossible to steal. The SECURITY light is located on the instrument panel cluster. Manual Rear Side Door Sunshade Your vehicle may have manual rear side door sunshades. To use the sunshades, lower the side windows and hook the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    To arm the system, do the following: 1. Open the door. 2. Lock the door using the power door lock ... the theft-deterrent system will not arm if you lock the doors with a key or use the manual door ... entry transmitter disables the theft-deterrent system. Unlocking a door any other way will activate the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    ... the door open, lock the vehicle using the power door lock or the remote keyless entry system and close the door. Wait 30 seconds until the SECURITY lamp ...the door using the manual lock and open the door. The horn will sound and the hazard lights will flash. You can turn off the...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ...have to do anything different to arm or disarm the system. It works when you insert or remove your key from the ignition. When the ... the wrong key, it shuts down the vehicle's starter and fuel systems. The starter will not work and fuel will stop being delivered to the engine. Anyone using a trial-...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ... Circuit Breakers on page 5-100. If the engine still does not start with the other key, your vehicle needs service. If your vehicle does start, ... engine. If the engine will not start see your dealer for service. 3. After the engine has started, turn the key to OFF, and remove the key. 4. Insert the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    ..., contact your dealer to have a new key made. In an emergency, contact Cadillac Roadside Assistance. See Roadside Service on page 7-6. Starting and Operating Your ...mean premature wear and earlier replacement. Follow this breaking-in guideline every time you get new brake linings. • ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    ... in which you can insert or remove the key. This position locks the ignition, steering wheel and transaxle. It's a theft-deterrent feature. B (ACCESSORY): This position ...This position will allow you to turn off the engine, but still turn the steering wheel. If your vehicle has a ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ... after the ignition key is turned from ON to OFF: Cellular Telephone Radio Power Windows Audio Steering Wheel Controls Sunroof Power to these accessories stops after 10 minutes or if a door is opened. If you want power for another 10 minutes, close all the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ...the hood and unwrap the electrical cord. The electrical cord is located on the driver's side of the engine, behind the transaxle dipstick/fluid fill ...normal, grounded 110-volt AC outlet. A. Engine Oil Dipstick Location B. Engine Coolant Heater Cord C. Transaxle Dipstick/Fluid Fill Location 2-28
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ... best advice for that particular area. The automatic transaxle may have a shift lever located either on the steering column or on the console between the seats. There are several different positions for the shift lever. Console Shifter 2-29
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    ...the shift lever is not fully in PARK (P) with the parking brake firmly set. Your vehicle can roll....fairly level ground, always set your parking brake and move the shift lever to PARK (P). ... position locks the front wheels. It is the best position to use when you start the engine because your vehicle ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... PARK (P) before starting the engine. Your vehicle has an automatic transaxle shift lock control system. You have to fully apply your regular brakes before you can ... gear while your engine is running at high speed is dangerous. Unless your foot is firmly on the brake pedal, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    ... but then you would also want to use your brakes off and on. Notice: Do not shift into ... or you can damage your engine. FIRST (1): This position gives you even more power than SECOND (2). ...you are stuck, do not spin the tires. When stopping on a hill, use the brakes to hold the vehicle in place. 2-32
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    ... the ignition to be turned to OFF and for ignition key removal in case of a dead battery or low voltage battery for... This vehicle is equipped with an electric shift lock release system. The shift lock release is designed to do the following: • Prevent the ignition key from being removed unless the...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    ... the transaxle out of PARK (P) in case of a dead battery or low voltage battery. The console shift lock release is located on the front of the center ... of the vehicle and hold it there. 5. While applying the brakes, shift the transaxle from PARK (P) as needed. 6. Reinstall the shift lock...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    ... pedal is located to the left of the regular brake pedal, near the driver's door. If the ignition is on, the brake system warning light on the instrument panel cluster should come on. If it does not, you need to have your vehicle serviced. To ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    ...Column Shift Lever If your vehicle is equipped with a steering column shift lever, use the following procedure to shift the vehicle into PARK (P): 1. Hold the brake pedal down with your right foot. 2....the shift lever is not fully in PARK (P) with the parking brake firmly set. Your vehicle can roll....
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    ... the following procedure to shift the vehicle into PARK (P): 1. Hold the brake pedal down with your right foot. • Move ... up as far as it will go. 3. With your right foot still holding the brake pedal down, set the parking brake. 4. Turn the ignition key to OFF. 5. Remove the key and take it with ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ...suddenly if the shift lever is not fully in PARK (P) with the parking brake firmly set. And, if you leave the vehicle with the engine running, it could overheat...have to leave your vehicle with the engine running, be sure your vehicle is in PARK (P) and your parking brake is firmly ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    ... vehicle has an automatic transaxle shift lock control system. You have to fully apply your regular brakes before you can shift from PARK (P)...key to ACCESSORY. Open and close the driver's door to turn off the RAP feature. 2. Apply and hold the brake until the end of Step 4. 3. Shift to NEUTRAL (N)....
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... have exhaust coming in if: • Your exhaust system sounds strange or different. • Your vehicle gets... not done correctly. • Your vehicle or exhaust system had been modified improperly. ...fixed immediately. 2-40 {CAUTION: Idling the engine with the climate control system off could allow dangerous...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ...of your vehicle if the shift lever is not fully in PARK (P) with the parking brake firmly set. Your vehicle can roll. Do not leave ...): Press the on/off button, located on the lower left side of the mirror face, to turn the automatic dimming feature on or off. The indicator light will be illuminated ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    .../Off): Press and hold the button, located on the lower left side of the mirror face, for about three seconds to turn the automatic dimming feature on or off. The indicator...with a compass display. The mirror also contains OnStar® controls. For more information see OnStar® System on page ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    The compass can be placed in calibration mode manually by pressing and holding the on/off button ... variance do the following: 1. Find the current location and variance zone number on the following ... in the display. Stop pressing the button and the mirror will return to normal operation. If C appears ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ... see the side of your vehicle and the area behind your vehicle. The mirrors can be manually folded ... more information, see Memory Seat, Mirrors and Steering Wheel on page 2-56 and DIC... Personalization on page 3-70. Outside Power Mirrors The control on the driver's door armrest operates both outside...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    ... Mirror If your vehicle is equipped with this feature, the driver's side mirror will adjust for the glare of headlamps ... view assist mirror feature. This feature will allow the passenger's side mirror to tilt to a factory ... mirrors to help clear them of fog or ice. See Dual Climate Control System ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ...Air Bag Deployment • Emergency Services • Roadside Assistance • Stolen Vehicle Assistance • AccidentAssist • Remote Door Unlock • Remote... Online Concierge Directions and Connections Plan • All Safe and Sound Plan services • Route Support • RideAssist • Information and Convenience ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    ... Directions and Connections Plan services • Personal Concierge OnStar® Steering Wheel Controls You ... controls with OnStar®. The controls are located on the left side of the steering wheel. OnStar® Personal Calling ... OnStar®. You will hear a ready prompt from the system, and then you can begin ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ...part of the control that says END. locks, security systems and home lighting. Additional Homelink®...cause undesired operation of the device. Changes and modifications to this system by other than an authorized ... transmitters used to activate devices such as gate operators, garage door openers, entry...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    ...have the "stop and reverse" feature. This includes any garage door opener model manufactured .... When programming a garage door, it is advised to park outside of the garage. It is recommended that a new battery be installed .... Some entry gates and garage door openers may require you to substitute ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ... 6 through 8 following to complete the programming of a rolling-code equipped device (most commonly, a garage door opener). 6. Locate in the garage, the garage door opener receiver (motor-head unit). Locate the "Learn" or "Smart" button. This can usually be ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    ...in Canada, or you are having difficulty programming a gate operator by using the "Programming HomeLink®" procedures (regardless of where you live), replace Step 3 under "Programming HomeLink®" with the following: Continue to press and hold the HomeLink® button while you press and release ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ... cellular telephone system. The system has steering wheel telephone controls and information output through the Driver Information Center (... activation with remote record and hands-free operation are standard features. For more information, contact your dealer. A user's guide is provided with the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ... two removable bins that can hold tapes and/or CDs. To open the console, pull... coinholder that attaches to the side of one of the bins. A dual cupholder is located in front of the console. Open.... The cupholder can be opened by pressing on the surface panel located in front of the armrest and unfolding...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ...is equipped with flip-out garment hooks. They are located above the rear doors, behind the rear assist handles. Return to the stowed ...cushion. Map Pocket The map/storage pockets are located on each front door and on the rear door trim as well as on the back of both front seatbacks. Floor Mats Your...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    ...cupholder. To open, release the latch at the front edge. Sunroof Rear Storage Door Trim Armrest Your vehicle may be equipped with a rear storage door trim armrest. The storage area is located in the rear door trim under the switch plate lid and includes an accessory power outlet. Convenience Net ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ...may be equipped with the memory package. Four-Button Control The controls for these features are located on the driver's door panel, and are used to program and recall memory settings for the driver's seat, outside mirror and steering wheel ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    ... back of the transmitters, 1 and 2, correspond to the numbers on the buttons on the driver's door panel. When the key is placed in the ignition in OFF and you have ... entry transmitter and the remote recall memory feature is on, the seat, mirrors and steering wheel will automatically adjust to the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    .... After a brief delay, a single beep will sound through the driver's side front speaker to let you ... previously set driver can be recalled by pressing the EXIT button. The mirrors and power lumbar positions... automatic seat and steering wheel movement can be done using the Driver Information Center (...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    Three-Button Control The controls for these features are located on the driver's door panel, and are used to program and recall memory settings for the driver's seat, outside mirror and steering wheel positions. A second seating, mirror and ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... back of the transmitters, 1 and 2, correspond to the numbers on the buttons on the driver's door panel. When the key is placed in the ignition in OFF and you have ... entry transmitter and the remote recall memory feature is on, the seat, mirrors and steering wheel will automatically adjust to the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    .... After a brief delay, two beeps will sound through the driver's side front speaker to let you ... set driver can be recalled by pressing the EXIT button. You will hear a single beep. The mirrors and ... for automatic seat and steering wheel movement can be done using the Driver Information Center (DIC...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ✍ NOTES 2-62
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ...46 Air Bag Readiness Light ...3-47 Charging System Light ...3-48 Brake System Warning and Parking Brake Indicator Light ...3-48 Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light ...3-49 Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light ...3-50 Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light ...3-51 Engine...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    Section 3 Instrument Panel Radio Personalization with Home and Away Feature ...3-104 Theft-Deterrent Feature ...3-105 Audio Steering Wheel Controls ...3-105 Radio Reception ...3-106 Care of Your Cassette Tape Player ...3-106 Care of Your CDs ...3-107...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ✍ NOTES 3-3
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    Instrument Panel Overview 3-4
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ... Cellular Telephone Controls). See Steering Wheel Climate Controls on page 3-40 and OnStar® System on page 2-46. D. Instrument Panel Cluster. See Instrument Panel Cluster ... Steering Wheel Controls. See Audio Steering Wheel Controls on page 3-105. F. Driver Information Center (DIC) ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    Hazard Warning Flashers The hazard warning button is located on the center of the instrument panel between the two air vents. Your hazard warning flashers ... flashers let you warn others. They also let police know you have a problem. Your front and rear turn signal lamps will flash on and off. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ... lock the wheel in place. Horn The horn can be sounded by pressing on the center of the steering wheel pad. Tilt Wheel A tilt wheel allows you to adjust the...exit the vehicle. The lever that allows you to tilt the steering wheel is located on the left side of the steering column. 3-7
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    ... Telescopic Steering Column If your vehicle has this feature, the power tilt wheel control is located on the outboard side of the steering column. If the power ... 3-70 and Memory Seat, Mirrors and Steering Wheel on page 2-56. To operate the power tilt feature, push the control...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    Heated Steering Wheel Your vehicle may have a heated steering wheel. The button for this feature is located on the steering wheel. Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever The lever on the left side of the steering column includes the following: Press the button to ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ...turn is complete. An arrow on the instrument panel cluster and in the outside rearview mirror will flash in the direction ... signal bulb. Other drivers will not see the turn signal. Replace burned-out ... signal is left on, a warning chime will sound and the Driver Information Center (DIC) will display ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    Flash-To-Pass This feature lets you use the high-beam headlamps to signal the driver in front of you that you want to pass. Pull and hold the turn signal lever toward you to use. When you do, the following will occur: Windshield Wipers • If the headlamps are ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    ... and are not affected by the Rainsense™ function. The Rainsense™ system can be overridden at any time by manually turning the wiper band to LO or... Wipers If your vehicle has this feature, the moisture sensor is mounted on the interior side of the windshield behind the rearview mirror. It is used ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ...will see a CRUISE light on the instrument panel cluster. When you apply your brakes, the cruise control shuts off. {CAUTION:...vehicle is in cruise control when the traction control system begins to limit wheel spin, the cruise control will automatically disengage. See Traction Control System (TCS) on...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ...startled and even lose control. Keep the cruise control switch off until you ...control. The buttons to operate cruise control are located on the steering wheel. 1. Press the CRUISE ON/OFF button,... right of the steering wheel. The CRUISE light will display on the instrument panel cluster. 4. Remove your...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ...a desired speed and then you apply the brake. This shuts off the cruise control. But you do not ...speed will increase until you release the button or apply the brake. Unless you want to go faster, do ... RES/ACC button. The accelerate feature will only work after you have set the cruise control speed by...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    ... Lamps The exterior lamp control is located to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel. Ending Cruise Control To turn off the cruise control, step lightly on the brake pedal, or press the CRUISE ON/OFF button on the steering wheel. O (Exterior Lamp Control): ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ... parking lamp position and the driver's door is opened with the ignition off. The parking brake indicator light will come on and stay on while the parking lamps are on with the engine off ... on all vehicles first sold in Canada. The DRL system will make the low-beam headlamps come on ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ... If you start your vehicle in a dark garage, the automatic headlamp system will come on immediately. Once you leave the garage, it will take approximately one minute for the automatic headlamp system to change to DRL if it is light outside. During that delay, your instrument panel cluster may not ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    ...If your vehicle has fog lamps, use them for better vision in foggy or misty conditions. The fog lamp button is located to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel. Press the button again to turn them off. If you turn on the...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ... the Twilight Sentinel® lever is off, a HEADLAMPS SUGGESTED message will display on the Driver Information Center (DIC). This message informs the driver that turning on the exterior lamps is recommended (it is become dark enough outside to require the headlamps and/or other ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    Light Sensor Exterior Lighting Battery Saver If the manual parking lamps or headlamps have ... the ignition is turned to OFF. This protects against draining the battery in case you have accidentally left the headlamps or parking lamps on. The battery saver does not work if the headlamps are turned on ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ... clockwise or when any door is opened and it is dark outside. Puddle lamps are located on the bottom of the front and rear door trim. Entry Lighting This feature turns on the courtesy lamps and the backlighting to the door switches and to the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ... to dim and clockwise to brighten lighting. Reading Lamps The reading lamps are located on the overhead console on the headliner and in the rear door opening. These lamps come on automatically when any door is opened and it is dark ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    ..., heated seats and engine cooling fans. If the battery continues to discharge, even ... lighters or the garage door opener. When the ignition is turned off, the power to these features will automatically ... door is opened, the trunk is opened or the courtesy lamp switch is turned on. Night Vision System...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    ... by occasionally glancing at the image as you would a rearview mirror. Do not stare at the image. The Night Vision System can be operated if: The controls for this feature are located to the left of and below the steering wheel. They are used to adjust the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ... for service. {CAUTION: Do not use the Night Vision System to replace your normal view of the road ahead. It can not ... do not keep everything clean, system performance may be affected. The HUD system is located on the driver's side of the instrument panel, next to the windshield and the camera is ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ..., see your dealer. Do not attempt to adjust the camera yourself. {CAUTION: Even with the Ultrasonic Rear Park Assist system, the driver must check carefully before backing up. The system does not operate above typical backing speeds of 3 mph ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ...red) will be lit; and • at 1 foot (0.3 m) a continuous chime will sound and How the System Works URPA comes on automatically when the shift lever...within operating range. If the URPA system is not functioning properly, the display will flash red, indicating that there is a problem. The light will...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ... Other conditions that may affect system performance include things like the vibrations from a jackhammer or the compression of air brakes on a very ... blind spots. There are two accessory power outlets in the rear seat area located on the door armrests next to the ashtrays. Your vehicle may have a ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ... would not be covered by your warranty. Check with your dealer before adding electrical ... With the full floor console, the ashtray is located below the climate control system. To open, push .... The ashtray can be removed for cleaning. Rear Ashtray The ashtrays are located on the door armrests. To use...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ..., cooling and ventilation for your vehicle. temperature setting, the system will remain in manual mode at that temperature and it will not go into automatic mode..... If you set the system at the warmest Do not cover the solar sensor located in the center of the instrument panel, near the windshield....
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    ... mode cancels automatic operation and places the system in manual mode. Press AUTO to return ...switch cancels automatic operation and places the system in manual mode. Press AUTO to return ... climate control system on or off. Turn this knob clockwise or counterclockwise to manually increase or decrease ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    ... to turn the passengers' climate control systems on. Press this switch to manually increase or decrease the temperature ... the recirculation mode off. The air-conditioning system removes moisture from the air, so you ... while idling or after turning off the engine. This is normal. If your vehicle has ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ...glass. This can be minimized if the climate control system is used properly. There are two modes ... the air delivery system. The system may also supply cooler air to the side of the vehicle... the solar sensor located in the middle of the instrument panel, near the windshield, or the system will not work...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    ...windshield and the side window outlets, with some air directed to the floor outlets. In this mode, the system ... to help clear fog or frost from the surface of the mirror when the REAR button is pressed. Notice: Using... Window Defogger The rear window defogger uses a warming grid to remove fog or frost...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ... block the flow of air into your vehicle. Rear Climate Control System • Use of non-GM approved hood defl... climate-control system in your vehicle. The control panel for this system is located on the back of the center console. yPASS TEMP z: Press this switch located on the main climate control ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ... If the PASS OFF button located on the main climate control panel is pressed, the rear climate control system will be turned off and the settings .... For cool air to be sent to the rear of the vehicle, the air-conditioning system on the main climate-control panel must be on. If...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    ... the air entering your vehicle. Like your vehicle's engine air cleaner/filter, it may need to be changed ... will not need a tool for this step.) The access panel for the passenger compartment air filter is located under the hood near the windshield, on the passenger's side of the vehicle. 3-38
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ..., insert a tool behind the push pin located on the inboard side of the air filter compartment to carefully pry the pin out. 3. To remove the air filter, insert a tool between the air filter and the compartment wall on the outboard side of the vehicle. Then, push in to flatten the pin ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    ... the temperature is located on the left side of the steering wheel. Memory buttons 1 and 2 are located on the driver's door panel and correspond to the numbers ..., see Dual Climate Control System on page 3-31. 2. Locate memory buttons 1 and 2 on the driver's door panel. 3. Press ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ... injury. Warning lights come on when there may be or is a problem with one of your vehicle's functions. As you ..., or when one of the gages shows there may be a problem, check the section that tells you what to do ... with the warning lights and gages. See Driver Information Center (DIC) on page 3-59 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    Instrument Panel Cluster The instrument panel cluster is designed to let you know at a glance how your vehicle is running. You will know how fast you are going, how much fuel you are using and many of the other things you will need to know to drive safely and economically. Digital Cluster United ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    Analog Cluster United States version shown, Canada similar 3-43
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    ...trip odometer can record the number of miles or kilometers traveled for up to two trips. The trip odometer button is located to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel. The two trip modes are indicated by Trip A and Trip B. In...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    .... English/Metric Button By pressing this button located to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel, you can go back and forth from English (...the trip odometer and ENG/MET button to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel. Press DSPL MODE to turn the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    ... per minute (rpm). Engine Speed Limiter This feature prevents the engine from operating at too ... on again. This helps prevent damage to the engine. Safety Belt Reminder Light When the key is turned... the driver's belt is already buckled, the light will come on briefly, but the chime will not sound...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    ... air bag readiness light on the instrument panel, which shows AIR BAG or the air bag symbol. The system checks the air bag's electrical system for malfunctions. The light tells you if there is an electrical problem. The system check includes the air bag sensors, the air bag...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ...dealer at once. To save your battery until you get there, turn off all accessories. Brake System Warning and Parking Brake ..., you need both parts working well. If the warning light comes on, there is a brake problem. Have your brake system inspected right away. This light should...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    ... fully released, it means you have a brake problem. Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light With the anti-lock brake system, the light(s) will come on when your engine is started and may ...-lock brakes and there is a problem with your regular brakes. See Brake System Warning and Parking ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    ... warning light may come on for the following reasons: • If there is a brake system problem that is specifically related to traction control, the traction ... light will come on. • If the traction control system is affected by an engine-related problem, the system will turn off and the warning ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    ...come on for a few seconds when you start your engine. Engine Coolant Temperature Gage If this light comes on and stays ...should stop your vehicle and turn the engine off as soon as possible. A warning chime should also sound if this light comes on. See Engine Overheating on page 5-29. United States...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    ... gage pointer moves into the shaded area, the engine is too hot. Malfunction Indicator Lamp Service Engine Soon Light in the United States or Check Engine Light in Canada Digital Cluster That reading means the same thing as the warning light - ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ... for the life of the vehicle, helping to produce a cleaner environment. The SERVICE ENGINE SOON or CHECK ENGINE light comes on to indicate that there is a problem and service is required. Malfunctions often will be indicated by the system before ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    ...may go away once the engine is warmed up.) This will be detected by the system and cause the light ... diagnostic tools to fix any mechanical or electrical problems that may have developed. If the Light ... You may be able to correct the emission system malfunction by considering the following: Did you ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ...Your vehicle will not pass this inspection if the SERVICE ENGINE SOON or CHECK ENGINE light is on or not working properly. Your vehicle will not pass this inspection if ... you have recently replaced your battery or if your battery has run down. The diagnostic system is designed to...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    This light tells you if there could be a problem with your engine oil pressure. Security Light For information regarding this light, ... be low on oil and you might have some other system problem. Fog Lamp Light This light will come on when the fog lamps are in use. It will go out when the fog lamps ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    ...that your exterior lamps are on. Analog (United States) Analog (Canada) Cruise Control Light This light comes on whenever the cruise control system is in use. It will go out when the system is turned off. See "Cruise Control" under Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever on page 3-9...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    ... 1.8 gallons (7 L) of fuel remaining in the tank, the FUEL LEVEL LOW message will appear on the Driver Information Center (DIC) and a single chime will sound. exactly to the amount of fuel remaining as shown on the fuel gage. • The gage may change ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    ... 3-59. Driver Information Center (DIC) This display gives you the status of many of your vehicle's systems. The DIC is also used to display driver personalization features and warning/status messages. All messages will appear in the DIC display, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    ...GAL FUEL USED is displayed in the DIC. The Driver Information Center (DIC) buttons are located to the right of the steering wheel on the instrument panel, near the air outlets...GAL FUEL USED, AVG MPH, TIMER, BATTERY VOLTS, LF-RF-LR-RR TIRE (If Equipped), RPM TACHOMETER (Digital...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    ... economy which varies with your driving conditions, such as acceleration, braking and the grade of the road being traveled. The INFO RESET button ... high or low message, you will need to have your battery checked. See DIC Warnings and Messages on page 3-62 for more information. • ENGINE OIL LIFE: ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 188
    ...7: This message will appear if the battery is not being charged. Have the electrical system checked by your dealership at your earliest convenience. BATTERY SAVER ACTIVE - ... The battery saver system will start reducing certain features of the vehicle that you may not be able to notice...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 189
    ... fluid and change intervals. CHECK BRAKE FLUID - 37: This message will display if the ignition is in ON to inform the driver that the brake fluid level is low. ... possible. See Brake System Warning and Parking Brake Indicator Light on page 3-48. CHECK COOLANT LEVEL - 2: ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    ... correct tire inflation pressure should be set to those shown on the Tire Loading-Information Label, located on the rear edge of the driver's door. For more information regarding proper tire inflation, see Inflation - Tire Pressure on page 5-...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    ... washer fluid. See Windshield Washer Fluid on page 5-39. DRIVER DOOR AJAR - 140: This message will display anytime the key is in ON, the transaxle is not in PARK (P) and the driver's door is open or ajar. A chime will sound when the vehicle's speed is greater than 3 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    ... outside air temperature is cold enough to create icy road conditions. 3-66 LEFT REAR DOOR AJAR - 142: The left rear door is open or ajar ... message to display. A chime will sound if the vehicle's speed is greater than 3 mph (5 km/h). RIGHT REAR DOOR AJAR - 143: The right rear door is open or ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 193
    .... If you see this message, try to reset the system (stop, turn off the engine, then start the ...A single chime will also sound when this message is displayed. SERVICE STEERING - 127: This message is displayed when a problem has been detected in the magnetic speed variable assist steering system. If ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    ...ice or other slippery spot on the road. When the system is on, you may hear a noise or feel a vibration in the brake pedal. This is ... a safe operating range for the tires. TRACTION ENGAGED - 91: When your traction control system is limiting wheel spin, the TRACTION ENGAGED message will be displayed...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    ...shut off because your vehicle's brakes have overheated. This message does not indicate a problem with your vehicle's ...A continuous chime will sound when this message is displayed. Climate Controls and Radio System Personalization These features allow both drivers to personalize their own climate...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ..., remote lock and unlock confirmation, and automatic door locks have already been programmed for your ... has memory settings, press the appropriate memory button, 1 or 2, located on the driver's door panel. The DIC display will show either 1 or 2 depending on which button was selected. Make sure ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    ... to a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on ... package, you will have this feature. This feature recalls any previously programmed seat and mirror controls when the key is inserted into the ignition. The ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    ... previously programmed exit position when the ignition is turned off and the driver's door is opened. Auto Exit Steering Wheel If your vehicle has ...to a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    ... to unlock the vehicle. All doors must be closed, and the lamps will not flash if the manual parking lamps or headlamps are ... remote keyless entry transmitter is used to lock the vehicle. All doors must be closed for this feature to work, and the lamps will not flash if the manual parking lamps or ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    ... the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your vehicle. Horn Sounds ... is used to lock the vehicle. All doors must be closed for this feature to work. Programmable Modes ... arrow on the INFO button until HORN SOUNDS AT LOCK appears on the DIC display. 3. To turn ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    ... is used to lock the vehicle. Doors Lock in Gear With the ignition in ON and all the doors closed, this feature allows the vehicle's doors to automatically lock when the driver shifts the transaxle out of PARK (P). Programmable Modes Mode 1: ON ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ...can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your vehicle. Driver Unlock in PARK (P) This feature allows the driver's door to automatically unlock when the vehicle is shifted ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    ... mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your vehicle. Driver Unlock Key Off This feature allows the driver's door to automatically ... Press the down arrow on the INFO button until DOORS UNLOCK IN PARK appears on the DIC display. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    ...mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your vehicle. Doors... Off This feature will automatically unlock all doors when the ignition key is turned to OFF. Mirror... the down arrow on the INFO button until DRIVER UNLOCK KEY OFF appears on the DIC...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    ... 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button until MIRROR TO CURB IN ... the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your vehicle. Tire Pressure Display This ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    ... can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your vehicle. Trip ... or when buttons 1 or 2 on the driver's door are pressed. See your dealer for assistance in programming this feature. This feature lets you know ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    ... page 2-26. Audio System(s) Notice: Before you add any sound equipment to your vehicle... Added sound equipment may interfere with the operation of your vehicle's engine, radio or other systems, ... damage them. Your vehicle's systems may interfere with the operation of sound equipment that has been ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    Setting the Time for Radios with Radio Data Systems (RDS) Press and hold HR until the... the time with an FM station broadcasting Radio Data System (RDS) information, press and hold HR and...information, including song title and artist name. A service fee is required in order to receive the XM™ service....
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    Playing the Radio PWR (Power): Press this knob to turn the system on and off. VOL (Volume): Turn this knob to increase or to decrease volume. To scan preset stations, press and hold SCAN for more than two seconds until you hear a beep. The radio will go to the first ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 210
    When battery power is removed and later applied, you will not have to reset your radio presets because the radio remembers them. Finding a ... level. PTY (Program Type): This button is inoperable on this radio, except if your radio is equipped with XM™ Satellite Radio Service. 3-84
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    ... than 30 seconds. Your system is functioning correctly, but you are in a location that is blocking the XM ... area, the signal should return. Your radio system is acquiring and processing audio and ... information is available at this time on this channel. Your system is working properly. No song title ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ...category information is available at this time on this channel. Your system is working properly. There are no channels... messages are available at this time on this channel. Your system is working properly. The XM receiver in your... have a fault. Consult with your retail location. XM Radio ID Radio ID...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    ... CDs are loaded in the same manner. If playing a CD-R the sound quality may be reduced due to CD-R quality, the... and/or difficulty in loading and ejecting. If these problems occur try a known good CD. Do not ...CD player. Do not play 3-inch CDs without a standard adapter CD. If an error appears on the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    ..., wait about an hour and try again. • There may have been a problem while burning the CD. • The label may be caught in the CD player. ... an error message, write it down and provide it to your dealer when reporting the problem. Z (Eject): Press this button to stop a CD when it is playing or to ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    Radio with Cassette and CD This system relies upon receiving specific information from these ...) for current programming, and the name of the program being broadcast. Radio Data System (RDS) Your audio system is equipped with a Radio Data System (RDS). RDS features are available for use only on FM ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    Playing the Radio PWR (Power): Press this knob to turn the system on and off. VOL (Volume): Turn this knob to increase or to decrease volume. AVC (Automatic Volume Control): With AVC, adjusts automatically to make up for road or wind noise as you drive. To use AVC, press ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 217
    ... that numbered pushbutton for less than two seconds, the station you set will return. 5. Repeat the steps for each pushbutton. When battery power is removed and later applied, you will not have to reset your radio presets because the radio remembers them. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    ..., and books on tape. Talk makes spoken words sound very clear. FRONT SEAT: This setting adjusts the audio to give the driver the best possible sound qualities. Front seat can be used at any time for any material. Rear seat passengers in the vehicle may not ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    ... play of a cassette tape or CD if the last tuned station broadcasts traffic announcements. This function does not apply to XM™ Satellite Radio Service. RDS Messages ALERT!: Alert warns of local or continental U.S.-based emergencies. When an alert announcement comes on the current radio station or...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    ...before timing out and returning to the default display. You may override this feature by pressing the MSG button to review all of the pages at... This process should take no longer than 30 seconds. Your system is functioning correctly, but you are in a location that is blocking the XM signal. When you ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    ... available Action Required Your radio system is acquiring and processing audio and ... information is available at this time on this channel. Your system is working properly. No category information ... messages are available at this time on this channel. Your system is working properly. Channel Off Air ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    ...receive this message after having your vehicle serviced, check with the servicing facility. If you tune to channel 0, you will see this message alternating with your XM Radio ... radio ID label. This label is needed to activate your service. If you receive this message when you tune to ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    ... playing. If you hear nothing or hear a garbled sound, the tape may not be in squarely. Press the eject button to remove the tape and start ... on the display when a tape is playing, with an arrow to indicate which side of the tape is playing. Your cassette tape player automatically ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    ... CD will remain safely inside the radio for future listening. SIDE: Press this button to play the other side of the tape. Cassette Tape Messages If an error occurs while trying to play ...contact your dealer. Z (Eject): Press this button, located to the right of the cassette tape slot, to stop ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    ... CDs are loaded in the same manner. If playing a CD-R the sound quality may be reduced due to CD-R quality, the... and/or difficulty in loading and ejecting. If these problems occur try a known good CD. Do not ...CD player. Do not play 3-inch CDs without a standard adapter CD. If an error appears on the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 226
    ... about an hour and try again. • There may have been a problem while burning the CD. • The label may be caught in the ... display an error message, write it down and provide it to your dealer when reporting the problem. Z (Eject): Press this button, located to the right of the CD slot, to stop a ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    Navigation/Radio System Glovebox-Mounted CD Changer With the CD changer, you can ... may be equipped with an AM-FM radio navigation system that includes digital signal processing (DSP),... communications. For information on how to use this system, see the "Navigation System" manual. You must first ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ...Close the door by sliding it all the way to the right. When the door is closed, the changer will begin checking for CDs in the magazine. This will continue for up to one ...are listed on the front of the magazine. The features of the CD changer may be different due to your vehicles audio system. 3-102
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    ... to randomly seek through CDs. Press RDM again to turn off random play. This feature may not be available on your radio. SCAN: Press this button to hear... to listen to the radio when playing a CD. EJECT: Slide the CD changer door all the way open. Press the EJECT button and the magazine will eject. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    ... and provide it to your dealer when reporting the problem. set by driver 2 will be recalled. The settings can also ... by pressing the MEMORY seat buttons 1 or 2 located on the driver's door. Your radio can store .... Radio Personalization with Home and Away Feature If DRIVER 1 (HOME or AWAY) PRESETS ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    ...not match the VIN stored in the radio, THEFTLOCK® will be activated and the audio system will not play. If the radio is removed from your vehicle, the original VIN... used to trace the radio back to your vehicle. Audio Steering Wheel Controls Some audio controls can be adjusted ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    ...is not cleaned regularly can cause reduced sound quality, ruined cassettes, or a damaged mechanism. Cassette... notice a reduction in sound quality, try a known good cassette to XM™ Satellite Radio Service (... can interfere with satellite radio signals, causing the sound to come and go. Your radio may...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    .... If this other cassette has no improvement in sound quality, clean the tape player. For best results,...-type cleaner which uses a cassette with a fabric belt to clean the tape head. This type of cleaning ... indicator was reset. Cassettes are subject to wear and the sound quality may degrade over time. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    ... internal to the CD mechanism. Diversity Antenna System Your AM-FM antennas are located in the windshield and rear window. Be sure that ... corner of the windshield and the antenna connector located on the driver's side top corner of the rear window need to be properly ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    ..., and Your Vehicle ...4-2 Defensive Driving ...4-2 Drunken Driving ...4-2 Control of a Vehicle ...4-5 Braking ...4-6 Traction Control System (TCS) ...4-9 Continuous Variable Road Sensing Suspension (CVRSS) ...4-10 Steering ...4-11 Off-Road Recovery ...4-13 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 236
    .... You never know when the vehicle in front of you is going to brake or turn suddenly. Defensive driving requires that a driver concentrate on the driving task. Anything ... Attentiveness. Police records show that almost half of all motor vehicle-related deaths involve alcohol. In most...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 237
    ... these laws. The obvious way to eliminate the leading highway safety problem is for people never to drink alcohol and then drive. But what ... depends on each person and situation, here is some general information on the problem. The Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) of someone who is drinking depends ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ... do not know. Medical research shows that alcohol in a person's system can make crash injuries worse, especially injuries to ... cord or heart. This means that when anyone who has been drinking - driver or passenger - is in a crash, that person's chance of being killed or permanently disabled ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 239
    ... in a cab; or if you are with a group, designate a driver who will not drink. You have three systems that make your vehicle go where you want it to go. They are the brakes, the steering and the accelerator. All three systems have to do their work at the places where ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    ...of the road (wet, dry, icy); tire tread; the condition of your brakes; the weight of the vehicle and the amount... better braking and longer brake life. If your engine ever stops while you are driving... push down. If your engine stops, you will still have some power brake assist. But you will use it when...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 241
    .... When you start your engine and begin to drive away, your anti-lock brake system will check itself. You may hear a momentary motor or ... pedal moves a little. This is normal. If there is a problem with the anti-lock brake system, this warning light will stay on. See Anti-Lock...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    The anti-lock system can change the brake pressure faster than any driver could. The computer is programmed to make...stop, even though you have anti-lock brakes. Using Anti-Lock Do not pump the... may hear the anti-lock pump or motor operate, and feel the brake pedal pulsate, but this is...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ...senses that one or both of the front wheels are spinning or beginning to lose traction. When this happens, the system works the front brakes and reduces engine power to limit wheel spin. The TRACTION ENGAGED message will display on the Driver...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ..., the button is located at the end of the shift lever.) The traction control system monitors the front brake rotor temperature. If the traction control system ...READY message should appear when the brake rotors are no longer hot and the traction control system will resume normal operation...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    Steering Power Steering If you lose power steering assist because the engine stops or the system is not functioning, you can steer but...you suddenly accelerate. Both control systems - steering and acceleration - have to do their work where the tires meet the road. Adding ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    ... stops right in front of you. You can avoid these problems by braking - if you can stop in time. But ... in emergencies like these. First apply your brakes. See Braking on page 4-6. It is better to remove as much speed as you can from a possible collision. Then steer around the problem, to the left ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    ... in the way, steer so that your vehicle straddles the edge of the pavement. You can turn the steering wheel up to one-quarter turn until the right front tire contacts the pavement edge. Then turn your steering wheel to go straight down the roadway. • Watch for ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    ... or stops. Keep back a reasonable distance. • Check your mirrors, glance over your shoulder, and ... the right lane. (Remember that your right outside mirror is convex. The vehicle you just passed may ... moving vehicle too rapidly. Even though the brake lamps are not flashing, it may be slowing down ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    ...what driving experts say about what happens when the three control systems (brakes, steering and acceleration) do not have enough friction where the tires meet the ...of skids correspond to your vehicle's three control systems. In the braking skid, your wheels are not rolling. In the...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ... traction, try your best to avoid sudden steering, acceleration or braking (including engine braking by shifting to a lower gear). Any sudden changes could cause the tires to slide. ... you have any doubt. Remember: Any anti-lock brake system (ABS) helps avoid only the braking skid...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ...these differences increase. A 50-year-old driver may require at least twice as much ...readjust to the dark. When you are faced with severe glare (as from a driver who does not lower the high beams,...should your eyes be examined regularly. Some drivers suffer from night blindness - the inability to see...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    ... washer tank filled with washer fluid. Replace your windshield wiper inserts when they ... and wet roads can mean driving trouble. On a wet road, you can not ..., accelerate or turn as well because your tire-to-road traction is not as good as on dry roads. And, if your tires do not have much tread left,...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    ... car washes can cause problems, too. The water may affect your brakes. Try to avoid puddles. But if you ... not happen often. But it can if your tires do not have much tread or ... best advice is to slow down when it is raining. {CAUTION: Wet brakes can cause accidents. They will not work ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ... engine's air intake and badly damage your engine. Never drive through water that is slightly lower than ... have your view restricted by road spray. • Have good tires with proper tread depth. See Tires on page 5-60. Driving Through Flowing Water {CAUTION: Flowing or rushing water creates strong...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ..., and just before you start to move, check both ways for vehicles that have not cleared ... may be running the red light. One of the biggest problems with city streets is the amount of traffic on them. You will want to watch out for what the other drivers are doing and pay attention to traffic signals...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    ... the prevailing speed. Switch on your turn signal, check your mirrors and glance over your shoulder as often as necessary. Try to blend smoothly with ... you want to pass. Before changing lanes, check your mirrors. Then use your turn signal. Mile for mile, freeways (also called thruways,...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    ...they in good shape? • Fuel, Engine Oil, Other Fluids: Have you checked all levels? • Lamps...Are they all working? Are the lenses clean? • Tires: They are vitally important to a safe, trouble-free trip. Is ... your trip a short time to avoid a major storm system? • Maps: Do you have up-to-date ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    ... is well ventilated, with a comfortably cool interior. • Keep your eyes moving. Scan the road ahead and to the sides. Check your rearview mirrors and your instruments frequently. • If you get sleepy, pull off the road into a rest, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    ... that can make your trips safer and more enjoyable. • Keep your vehicle in good shape. Check all fluid levels and also the brakes, tires, cooling system and transaxle. These parts can work hard on mountain roads. • Know how to ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    ... downhill in NEUTRAL (N) or with the ignition off is dangerous. Your brakes will have to do all the work of slowing down....work well. You would then have poor braking or even none going down a hill. ... see highway signs on mountains that warn of special problems. Examples are long grades, passing or no-...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    ..., a flashlight, a red cloth and a couple of reflective warning triangles. And, if you will be driving under severe conditions, include a small bag of sand, a piece of old carpet or a couple of burlap bags to help provide traction. Be sure you properly secure these items in your vehicle. 4-27
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    ... conditions. See Traction Control System (TCS) on page 4-9. Your anti-lock brakes improve your vehicle's ...road. Even though you have the anti-lock braking system, you will want to begin stopping sooner than you would on dry pavement. See Braking on page 4-6. • Allow greater following distance on ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    ... help and you can hike through the snow. Here are some things to do to summon help and keep yourself and your passengers safe: You can run the engine to keep warm, but be careful. • Turn on your hazard flashers. • Tie a red cloth to your vehicle to alert police that you have been stopped by ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    ...little on the side of the vehicle that is away from the wind. This will help keep CO out. Run your engine ... for the heat that you get and it keeps the battery charged. You will need a well-charged battery to restart the vehicle, and possibly for signaling later on with your headlamps. Let the heater ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    ...chains on your vehicle, see Tire Chains on page 5-77. First, turn your steering wheel left and right. ... the area around your front wheels. You should turn your traction control system off. See Traction Control System (TCS) on page 4-9. Then shift back and forth between REVERSE (R) and a forward gear...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ... towing" (towing your vehicle with all four wheels on the ground) and "dolly towing" (towing your ...If you tow your vehicle with all four wheels on the ground, the drivetrain components could be damaged. ...Do not tow your vehicle with all four wheels on the ground. Your vehicle was not designed to...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    ... using a dolly, follow these steps: 1. Put the front wheels on the dolly. 2. Put the vehicle in PARK (P). 3. Set the parking brake and then remove the key. 4. Clamp the steering wheel in a straight-ahead position. 5. Release the parking brake. 4-33
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    ... label, Example 1, the label is attached to the center pillar, near the driver's door latch. If your vehicle has the Tire-Loading Information label, Example 2, the label is on the rear edge of the driver's side rear door. 4-34
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    ... the load from your trailer will be transferred to your vehicle. Consult this manual to determine how this reduces the available cargo and luggage load capacity ... on your vehicle placard. 2. Determine the combined weight of the driver and passengers that will be riding in your vehicle. 3. Subtract ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    Example 1 Example 2 Loading Your Vehicle Item A B C Description Vehicle Capacity Weight for Example 1 = Subtract Occupant Weight @ 150 lbs (68 kg) × 2 = Available Occupant and Cargo Weight = Total 1,000 lbs (453 kg) 300 lbs (136 kg) 700 lbs (317 kg) Item A B C Loading Your Vehicle Description ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ... The other label is the Certification label, found on the rear edge of the driver's door. It tells you the gross weight capacity of your vehicle, called the Gross ...Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) for either the front or rear axle. Refer to your vehicle's tire and loading information label ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    ... load your vehicle any heavier than the GVWR, or either the maximum front or rear GAWR. If you do, parts on your vehicle can ... to stop or turn quickly, or if there is a crash, they will keep going. Automatic Level Control This feature keeps the rear of your vehicle level as the load changes. It is ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 273
    ... when you pull a trailer. For example, if the trailer is too heavy, the brakes may not work well - or even at all. You and ...this section carefully before you pull a trailer. Load-pulling components such as the engine, transaxle, wheel assemblies and tires are forced to work harder against the drag ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 274
    ... (3 273 kg). You can ask your dealer for our trailering information or advice, or you can write us at: Cadillac Customer Assistance Center Cadillac Motor Car Division P.O. Box 33169 Detroit, MI 48232-5169 In Canada, write to: General Motors of ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 275
    ... get them right simply by moving some items around in the trailer. Total Weight on Your Vehicle's Tires Be sure your vehicle's tires are inflated to the upper limit for cold tires. You will find these numbers on the Tire and Loading Information. See Loading Your Vehicle on page 4-33. Then ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    ..., do not try to tap into your vehicle's hydraulic brake system. If you do, both brake systems will not work well, or at all. If you tow more than 1,000 lbs. (..., electrical connector, lamps, tires and mirror adjustment. If the trailer has electric brakes, start your vehicle and trailer ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 277
    During your trip, check occasionally to be sure that the load is secure, and that the lamps and any trailer brakes are still working. Making Turns Notice: Making very sharp.... This can help you avoid situations that require heavy braking and sudden turns. Passing You will need more...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    ... trailer is not recommended. The cooling system may temporarily overheat. See Engine Overheating on page 5-... behind the trailer wheels. 3. When the wheel chocks are in place, release the regular brakes until the chocks absorb the load. 4. Reapply the regular brakes. Then shift into PARK (P) firmly ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    ... are especially important in trailer operation are automatic transaxle fluid (do not overfill), engine oil, drive belt, cooling system and brake system. Each of these is covered in this manual, and the Index will help you find them ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    ✍ NOTES 4-46
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 281
    ... Transaxle Fluid ...5-21 Engine Coolant ...5-25 Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap ...5-28 Engine Overheating ...5-29 Cooling System ...5-32 Power Steering Fluid ...5-38 Windshield Washer Fluid ...5-39 Brakes ...5-40 5-1
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    ...Service Parts Identification Label ...5-99 Electrical System ...5-99 Add-On Electrical Equipment ...5-99 Headlamp ... and Other Power Options ...5-99 Fuses and Circuit Breakers ...5-100 Removing the Rear Seat ... Flat ...5-78 Changing a Flat Tire ...5-79 Compact Spare Tire ...5-89 Appearance Care ...5-90...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    ...GM parts and GM-trained and supported service people. We hope you... of these marks: Doing Your Own Service Work If you want to do... work, you will want to use the proper service manual. It tells you much more... can. To order the proper service manual, see Service Publications Ordering Information on page...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 284
    ... you have sufficient knowledge, experience, the proper replacement parts and tools before you ...as possible. Otherwise, you might damage your engine. • Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle ... noise and affect windshield washer performance. Check with your dealer before adding equipment to...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 285
    ... vehicle is certified to meet California Emission Standards (see the underhood emission control label), it... not available in states adopting California emissions standards, your vehicle will operate satisfactorily on fuels ... and your vehicle may fail a smog-check test. If this occurs, return to your ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 286
    ... required to contain additives that will help prevent engine and fuel system deposits from forming, allowing ... clean. If your vehicle experiences problems due to dirty injectors or valves, try a ... plugs and the performance of the emission control system may be affected. The malfunction indicator lamp ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 287
    ... injuries to you and others, read and follow all the instructions on the pump island. Turn off your engine when you are refueling. Do not smoke if you are ... away from the fuel pump; never let children pump fuel. The fuel cap is located behind a hinged door on driver's side of your vehicle. 5-7
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 288
    The fuel door release button is located to the left of the steering wheel next to the exterior lamp control.... OFF. An alternate fuel door release is located inside of the trunk on the driver's side. Pull it to release the fuel door. While refueling, hang the fuel cap by the tether from the hook on ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 289
    ...right (clockwise) until you hear a clicking sound. Make sure you fully install the cap. The diagnostic system can determine if the fuel cap has been left off or ... to light and may damage your fuel tank and emissions system. See Malfunction Indicator Lamp on page 3-52. 5-9
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 290
    ...away from any underhood electric fan. {CAUTION: Things that burn can get on hot engine parts and start a fire. These include liquids like fuel, oil, coolant, brake fluid, windshield washer and other fluids, and plastic or rubber. You or others could be burned. Be ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 291
    ... the lever inside the vehicle to open the hood. It is located on the lower left side of the instrument panel. Vehicle without Night Vision shown 2. Then go to the ... and find the secondary hood release lever. The lever is located under the bottom edge of the grille. Move the release ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 292
    Engine Compartment Overview When you open the hood you will see: 5-12
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 293
    .... C. Engine Coolant Surge Tank and Pressure Cap. See Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap on page 5-28 and Cooling System on page 5-32. D. Power Steering Fluid. See Power Steering Fluid on page 5-38. E. F. G. H. Engine Oil Fill Cap. See Engine Oil on page 5-14. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    Engine Oil Checking Engine Oil It is a good idea to check your engine oil every time ... Compartment Overview on page 5-12 for the location of the engine oil dipstick. If the CHECK OIL LEVEL message ...and Messages on page 3-62. You should check your engine oil level regularly; this is an added reminder...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 295
    ...could be damaged. See Engine Compartment Overview on page 5-12 for the location of the engine oil fill ...kind. This section explains what kind of oil to use. For engine oil crankcase capacity, see Capacities ... on page 5-107. Turn the cap counterclockwise to remove it. Be sure to add enough oil to put...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 296
    What Kind of Engine Oil to Use Look for two things: • GM6094M Your vehicle's engine requires oil meeting GM Standard GM6094M. You should look for and use only an oil that meets GM Standard GM6094M. 5-16
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    ...(API). Notice: Use only engine oil identified as meeting GM Standard GM6094M and showing the American Petroleum Institute Certified For Gasoline Engines starburst symbol....symbol that meet GM Standard GM6094M are all you will need for good performance and engine protection. You should...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    ... perform this work using genuine GM parts and reset the system. It is also important to check your oil regularly and keep it at the ... you change your oil prior to a CHANGE ENGINE OIL message in the Driver Information Center (DIC) being turned on, reset the system. After the oil has been changed, the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 299
    ... it by taking it to a place that collects used oil. If you have a problem properly disposing of your used oil, ask your dealer, a service station or a local recycling center for help. Engine Air Cleaner/Filter See Engine Compartment Overview on page 5-12 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 300
    To inspect or replace the filter, do the following: 1. Loosen and remove both wing screws on the top of the engine air cleaner/filter cover. 2. Lift up the outboard side of the cover ...necessary due to the three tabs located on the rear of the cover. 3. Remove the engine air cleaner/filter ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 301
    Automatic Transaxle Fluid {CAUTION: Operating the engine with the air cleaner/filter off can cause...Change A good time to check your automatic transaxle fluid level is when the engine oil is changed....change until the message CHANGE TRANS FLUID appears on the Driver Information Center. See Scheduled ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 302
    ... done at the dealership service department. If you do it yourself, be sure to follow all the instructions here... come out and fall on hot engine or exhaust system parts, starting a fire. Too ... your vehicle on a level place. Keep the engine running. • With the parking brake applied, place the shift ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 303
    ... below the engine air cleaner/filter assembly on the driver's side of the vehicle. See Engine Compartment Overview on page 5-12 for more information on location. 3. Check both sides of the dipstick, and read the lower level. The fluid level must be in ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 304
    ... To reset the indicator, do the following: 1. Press the INFO button on the Driver Information Center (DIC) until TRANS FLUID LIFE is displayed. 2. Press ... fluid life remaining may be checked at any time by pressing the INFO on the DIC until the TRANS FLUID LIFE message appears. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 305
    ...you add only DEX-COOL® extended life coolant. The following explains your cooling system and how to add coolant when it is low. If you have a problem with engine overheating, see Engine Overheating on page 5-29. A 50/50 mixture of ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 306
    ... year, have your dealer check your cooling system. Notice: If you use the proper coolant, you do ... alcohol, can boil before the proper coolant mixture will. Your vehicle's coolant warning system is set for the proper coolant mixture. With plain water or the wrong mixture, your engine could get too ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    Checking Coolant {CAUTION: Turning the surge tank pressure cap when the engine and radiator are hot ...at the FULL COLD mark, located on the side of the surge tank that faces the engine. The engine coolant surge tank is located toward the rear of the engine compartment on the passenger's side of the...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 308
    ... the tube. If the CHECK COOLANT LEVEL message comes on and stays on, it means you are low on engine coolant. For more information see DIC Warnings and Messages...COOL® coolant mixture at the surge tank, but only when the engine is cool. Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap Notice: If ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 309
    ... cluster. See Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light on page 3-51 and Engine Coolant Temperature Gage on page 3-51. Overheated Engine Protection Operating ... will be severely degraded. Repair the cause of coolant loss, change the oil and reset the oil life system. See Engine Oil on page 5-14. 5-29
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 310
    ...it cools down. Wait until there is no sign of steam or coolant before you open the hood. If you keep driving when your engine is overheated, the ...(Continued) Notice: If your engine catches fire because you keep driving with no coolant, your vehicle can be badly damaged. The costly ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 311
    ... Steam Is Coming From Your Engine An overheat warning, along with a low coolant message, can indicate a serious problem. See DIC Warnings and Messages on ... an engine overheat warning with no low coolant message, but see or hear no steam, the problem may not be too serious....
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 312
    Cooling System When you decide it is safe to lift the hood, here is what you will see: {CAUTION: An electric engine cooling fan under ...do anything else until it cools down. The vehicle should be parked on a level surface. A. Coolant Surge Tank with Pressure Cap B. Electric Engine Cooling Fans 5-32
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 313
    ...water pump or somewhere else in the cooling system. Notice: Engine damage from running your engine without coolant is not covered by your warranty..... How to Add Coolant to the Coolant Surge Tank If you have not found a problem yet, check to see if coolant is visible in the surge tank. If coolant is...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 314
    ... surge tank, add coolant as follows: {CAUTION: Steam and scalding liquids from a hot cooling system can blow ... high speed. Never turn the cap when the cooling system, including the coolant surge tank pressure cap, is hot. Wait for the cooling system and coolant surge tank pressure cap to cool if you...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 315
    ... vehicle's coolant warning system is set for the proper coolant mixture. With plain water or the wrong mixture, your engine could get too ...on a level surface. You can remove the coolant surge tank pressure cap when the cooling system, including the coolant surge tank pressure cap and upper radiator...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 316
    2. Then keep turning the cap, but now push down as you turn it. Remove the pressure cap. 3. Then fill the coolant surge tank with the proper mixture to the full cold fill mark on the side of the coolant surge tank. 5-36
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 317
    ...the arrow on the pressure cap lines up like this. Start the engine and allow it to warm up. If the CHECK COOLANT LEVEL message does not appear on the Driver Information Center, coolant is at the proper fill level. If a CHECK COOLANT LEVEL message does appear, repeat ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 318
    ... or you hear an unusual noise. A fluid loss in this system could indicate a problem. Have the system inspected and repaired. How to Check Power Steering Fluid Turn the key off, let the engine compartment cool down, wipe the cap and the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 319
    ... could damage the tank if it is completely full. • Do not use engine coolant (antifreeze) in your windshield washer. It can damage your washer system and paint. See Engine Compartment Overview on page 5-12 for reservoir location. 5-39
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 320
    Brakes Brake Fluid leaking out of the brake system. If it is, you should have your brake system fixed, since a ... only when work is done on the brake hydraulic system. If the ignition is in ON and the brake fluid is low, the CHECK BRAKE FLUID message will be displayed in the DIC. See DIC Warnings ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 321
    ...-in wear indicators that make a high-pitched warning sound when the brake pads are worn and new pads are..., have your vehicle serviced. Notice: Continuing to drive with worn-out brake pads could result ... brake pulsation. When tires are rotated, inspect brake pads for wear and evenly tighten wheel nuts ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 322
    ... increase in pedal travel. This could be a sign of brake trouble. Battery Your new vehicle comes with... brakes adjust for wear. Replacing Brake System Parts The braking system on a vehicle is complex. Its many ...top-quality GM brake parts. When you replace parts of your braking system - for example,...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 323
    ... into the area under the rear seat cushion. These fumes can damage your rear seat safety belt systems. You may not beable to see this damage, and the safety belts might not provide the protection needed in a crash. If a replacement battery is ever needed, it must ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 324
    ...dealer to learn how to prepare your vehicle for longer storage periods. Also, for your audio system, see Theft-Deterrent Feature on page 3-105. {CAUTION: Batteries can hurt you. They can be dangerous because: • They contain acid that...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 325
    ...damage your vehicle. 1. Check the other vehicle. It must have a 12-volt battery with a negative ground system. Notice: If the other vehicle's ...bad grounding could damage the electrical systems. To avoid the possibility of the vehicles rolling, set the parking brake firmly on both...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 326
    ...has enough water. You do not need to add water to the ACDelco® battery installed in your new vehicle. But if a battery has ... (Continued) The remote negative (−) terminal is located near the power steering fluid reservoir. It is marked "GND (−)." See Engine Compartment Overview on page 5-12...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 327
    ... too. And do not connect the negative (−) cable to negative (−) terminal on the dead battery because this can cause sparks. 6. Connect the red positive (+) cable to the remote positive (+) terminal location on the vehicle with the dead battery. Use a remote positive (+) terminal if the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 328
    ...the other end of the negative (−) cable to the negative (−) terminal location on the vehicle with the dead battery. Your vehicle has a remote ...connect the black negative (−) cable to the negative (−) terminal location of the vehicle with the good battery. Use a remote negative (−) terminal ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 329
    ... 5. Return the remote positive (+) terminal cover to its original position. Jumper Cable Removal A. Dead Battery or Remote Positive (+) Terminal B. Good Battery or Remote Positive (+) and Remote Negative (−) Terminals C. Heavy, Unpainted Metal Engine Part or Remote ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 330
    ... your headlamps are aimed properly, read all the instructions before beginning. Failure to follow these instructions could cause damage to headlamp parts. The vehicle should be properly prepared as follows:... has a visual optical headlamp aiming system equipped with horizontal aim indicators. The aim ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 331
    The headlamp aiming devices are under the hood near the headlamps. Headlamp Horizontal Aiming Turn the horizontal aiming screw (A) until the indicator (B) is lined up with zero. If you believe your headlamps need horizontal (left/right) adjustment, follow the horizontal aiming procedure. If you ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 332
    Headlamp Vertical Aiming Notice: Horizontal aiming must be performed before making any adjustments to the vertical aim. Adjusting the vertical aim first will result in an incorrect headlamp aim. 1. Find the aim dot on the lens of the low beam lamps. 2. Measure the distance from the ground to the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 333
    4. Turn on the low-beam headlamps and place a piece of cardboard or equivalent in front of the headlamp not being aimed. This should allow only the beam of light from the headlamp being aimed to be seen on the flat surface. Notice: Do not cover a headlamp to improve beam cut-off when aiming. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 334
    ... section, contact your dealer. Headlamps 1. Remove all of the push-pins that hold the filler panel cover in place by pressing in ...or scratch the bulb. You or others could be injured. Be sure to read and follow the instructions on the bulb package. 2. Remove the two bolts at the top of the headlamp...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 335
    3. Loosen the bolt at the bottom of the headlamp assembly. 4. Use a tool to help pry the headlamp assembly away from the vehicle. 5. Firmly grasp the outboard side of the headlamp assembly with both hands and pull hard enough so that the whole assembly separates from the vehicle. 5-55
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 336
    6. Remove the bulb socket dust cover. 8. Pull the old bulb out of the socket. 7. Turn the headlamp housing socket counterclockwise to unlock the socket from the lamp housing. 9. Install the new bulb into the socket. Make sure that the bulb is locked in firmly. 10. Reinstall the headlamp housing ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 337
    ... panel, do the following: 1. Place the filler panel in the correct location. 2. Reset each push-pin ...circle until it is seated against the surface of the filler panel. 4. Lock each push-pin in place ...and Cornering Lamps 1. The turn signal lamps are located beside the headlamp bulbs. To access, lift ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 338
    Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL) It is recommended that this component be replaced as a unit. See your dealer. Taillamps, Turn...be replaced as a unit. See your dealer. Replacement Bulbs 3. Remove the turn signal lamp housing socket and replace the bulb. 4. Reverse Steps 1 and 2 to reinstall. For...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 339
    Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement Windshield wiper blades should be inspected each time ... Maintenance on page 6-4. It is a good idea to clean or replace the wiper blade assembly on a regular basis ... on the windshield in the mid-wipe position. Then with a door open, turn the ignition to OFF. 2. Tip ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 340
    ... you ever have questions about your tire warranty and where to obtain service, see your GM Warranty ... cause accidents. If your tread is badly worn, or if your tires have been damaged, replace them. See "Inflation - ... below show a typical passenger car tire and a compact spare tire sidewall. 5-60
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 341
    ... of Transportation (DOT): The Department of Transportation (DOT) code indicates that the tire is in compliance with the U.S. Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Safety Standards. (D) Tire Identification Number (TIN): The letters and numbers following DOT ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 342
    ...Limit: Maximum load that can be carried and the maximum pressure needed to support that load. For more information on recommended tire pressure see Inflation - Tire Pressure on page 5-68 and Loading Your Vehicle on page 4-33. Compact Spare Tire Example 5-62
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 343
    ...at speeds over 65 mph (105 km/h). The compact spare tire is for emergency use when a regular road tire has lost air and gone flat. See Compact Spare Tire on page 5-89 and If a Tire ...be carried and the maximum pressure needed to support that load. See Compact Spare Tire on page 5-89 and Loading ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 344
    ... letter "B" means belted-bias ply construction. (E) Rim Diameter: Diameter of the wheel in inches. (F) Service Description: These ... the tire size means a passenger vehicle tire engineered to standards set by the U. S. Tire and Rim Association. (B) Tire Width: The three-digit number indicates the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 345
    ... are, automatic transmission, power steering, power brakes, power windows, power seats, and ... with standard and optional equipment including the maximum capacity of fuel, oil and coolant,... with the U.S. Department of Transportation motor vehicle safety standards. The DOT code includes the Tire Identi�.
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 346
    ... that faces outward when mounted on a vehicle. The side of the tire that contains a whitewall, bears white lettering ...ation Pressure: Vehicle manufacturer’s recommended tire inflation pressure and shown ... at 90 degrees to the centerline of the tread. Rim: A metal support for a tire and upon which...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 347
    Speed Rating: An alphanumeric code assigned to a tire indicating the maximum speed at which a tire can operate. Traction: ... tread remains. See When It Is Time for New Tires on page 5-72. UTQGS: Uniform Tire Quality Grading Standards, a tire information system that provides consumers with ratings for ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 348
    ..., shows the correct inflation pressures for your tires when they’re cold. “Cold” means your ... Your Vehicle on page 4-33 for more information on the Tire and Loading Information label. If youମ., return to the cold inflation pressure shown on the Tire-Loading Information label. Example: You’ll...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 349
    ...to Check Check your tires once a month or more. Do not forget your compact spare tire. It should be at 60 psi (420 ...(DIC). Using the DIC control buttons, the driver is able to check tire pressure levels in all ...Pressure Monitor (TPM) system uses radio and sensor technology to check tire pressure ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 350
    ...edge of the driver's door, shows the correct inflation pressure for the tires on your vehicle. The TPM system also allows the driver to check the air pressure status of ... dealer for service. The TPM system may not work properly while the compact spare tire is installed. 5-70
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 351
    Anytime you replace one or more tires or rotate your tires, the TPM system will need to be ...on your vehicle, you should replace them with aluminum or plastic caps. The TPM system can alert you about ... rotation pattern shown here. Don't include the compact spare tire in your tire rotation. After the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 352
    ... One way to tell when it's time for new tires is to check the treadwear indicators, which will appear ...less of tread remaining. {CAUTION: Rust or dirt on a wheel, or on the parts to which it is fastened, can make ... and cause an accident. When you change a wheel, remove any rust or dirt from places ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 353
    ...rating and construction type (bias, bias-belted or radial) as your original tires. {CAUTION: Mixing tires ...of different sizes or types (radial and bias-belted tires), the vehicle may not handle properly,...size and type tires on all wheels. It's all right to drive with your compact spare temporarily,...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 354
    ... tires, space-saver or temporary use spare tires, tires with nominal rim diameters of 10 to... requirements and additional General Motors Tire Performance Criteria (TPC) standards. Traction - AA,...Warning: The traction grade assigned to this tire is based on straight-ahead braking traction tests, and ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 355
    ...C corresponds to a level of performance which all passenger car tires must meet under the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 109. Grades B and A represent higher levels of performance on the laboratory test wheel than the minimum required...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 356
    ... use the correct wheel, wheel bolts and wheel nuts for replacement. Notice: The wrong wheel can also cause problems with bearing life, brake cooling, speedometer or odometer calibration, headlamp aim, bumper height, vehicle ground clearance ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 357
    ... without the proper amount of clearance can cause damage to the brakes, suspension or other vehicle parts. The area damaged by the tire chains could cause ... on your vehicle and tire size combination and road conditions. Follow that manufacturer's instructions. To help avoid damage ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 358
    ... drag that pulls the vehicle toward that side. Take your foot off the accelerator pedal and grip the steering wheel firmly. Steer to maintain lane position, and then gently brake to a stop well out of the traffic lane. A rear blowout, particularly on a curve, acts ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 359
    ... prevent the vehicle from moving: 1. Put the shift lever in PARK (P). 2. Set the parking brake firmly. 3. Turn off the engine and do not restart while the... at the front and rear of the tire farthest away from the one being changed. That would be the tire on the other side, at the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 360
    Removing the Spare Tire and Tools The equipment you will need is in the trunk. Instructions for changing your tires are on the inside of the tire cover located in your trunk. To gain access to the instructions, spare tire and jacking equipment, do the following: 1. Press the area at ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 361
    4. Remove the wheel wrench, jack and compact spare tire from the trunk. See Compact Spare Tire on page 5-89 for more information about the compact spare tire. Removing the Wheel Covers Models with Center Wheel Cover The tools you will be using include...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 362
    Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire 1. Using the wheel wrench, loosen all the wheel nuts. Do not remove them yet. 5-82
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 363
    ... or killed. Never get under a vehicle when it is supported only by a jack. {CAUTION: 2. Find the jacking location from the diagrams above and corresponding hoisting notches ... cm) from the rear edge of the front wheel well, and the rear location is 3.5 inches (8.5 cm) from the front edge of the rear ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 364
    ... the channel of the jack head. 5. Put the compact spare tire near you. 8. Remove any rust or dirt from the wheel bolts, mounting surfaces and spare... vehicle far enough off the ground for the compact spare tire to fit under the vehicle. 7. Remove all wheel nuts and take off the fl...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 365
    ... causing a serious accident. 10. Put the wheel nuts back on with the rounded end of the nuts toward the wheel. Tighten each nut by hand until the wheel is held against the hub. 9. Place the compact spare tire on the wheel-mounting surface. 5-85
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 366
    ... wheel nuts firmly in a crisscross sequence as shown. If your vehicle is equipped with wheel nut covers, screw them on with your fingers, then tighten one-quarter turn with the wheel wrench. 11. Lower the vehicle by turning the jack handle counterclockwise. Lower the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 367
    ...brake pulsation and rotor damage. To avoid expensive brake repairs, evenly tighten the wheel nuts in ...a wheel cover on your compact spare tire. It will not fit. Store the wheel cover and lug nut ... you have the flat tire repaired or replaced. Notice: Wheel covers will not fit on your compact spare. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 368
    ... proper place. The compact spare is for temporary use only. Replace the compact spare tire with a full-size tire as soon as you can. See the storage instructions label for information on how to properly position and store the compact spare tire. 5-88
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 369
    ... as soon as possible and make sure your spare tire is correctly inflated. The compact spare ...your compact spare on other vehicles. And do not mix your compact spare tire or wheel with other wheels or tires. They will not fit. Keep your spare tire and its wheel together. Notice: Tire chains won't ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 370
    ... to follow the manufacturer's warnings and instructions. And always open your doors or windows when you are ... Thinner Turpentine Lacquer Thinner Nail Polish Remover Cleaning Fabric/Carpet Your dealer has cleaners for the cleaning of fabric and carpet. They will clean normal spots and stains very ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 371
    ...are some cleaning tips: Special Fabric Cleaning Problems Stains caused by such things as catsup, ...cool water. 2. If a stain remains, follow the cleaner instructions described earlier. 3. If an odor lingers after... brush the area to remove any loose dirt. 2. Always clean a whole trim panel or section. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 372
    ...soap and water to clean the top surfaces of the instrument panel. Sprays containing silicones or waxes may cause... certain conditions. • Rub with a clean, damp cloth to remove dirt. You may have to do this... polish or shoe polish on leather. Cleaning Wood Panels Use a clean cloth moistened in warm, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 373
    ... just water and mild soap. Care of Safety Belts Keep belts clean and dry. Cleaning Glass Surfaces ... cleaner. {CAUTION: Do not bleach or dye safety belts. If you do, it may severely weaken them. ...not be able to provide adequate protection. Clean safety belts only with mild soap and lukewarm water. ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 374
    ... clean exterior lamps and lenses. Follow instructions under "Washing Your Vehicle." Washing Your...chemical detergents. Be sure to rinse the vehicle well, removing all soap residue completely. You ...polishing of your vehicle by hand may be necessary to remove residue from the paint finish. You can ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 375
    ... new by keeping your vehicle garaged or covered whenever possible. Check the wiper blades and clean them as necessary; replace blades that look worn. Cleaning Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels Your vehicle may be equipped with either aluminum or...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 376
    ...fuel lines, frame, floor pan and exhaust system even though they have corrosion protection...flushed. Your dealer or an underbody car washing system can do this for you. Sheet Metal ... applies anti-corrosion material to parts repaired or replaced to restore corrosion protection. Original manufacturer ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 377
    ... Cleaner Usage Removes dirt and grime from chrome wheels and wire wheel covers. Removes dust, fingerprints, and surface contaminants. Spray on wipe off.... Polishing Cloth Wax-Treated Tar and Road Oil Remover Chrome Cleaner and Polish White Sidewall Tire Cleaner Vinyl Cleaner Glass ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 378
    ... waxes. Biodegradable and phosphate free. Quickly and easily removes spots and stains from carpets, vinyl and cloth upholstery. Odorless spray odor eliminator used on fabrics, vinyl, leather and carpet. Vehicle Identification Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 379
    ...cation Label You will find this label on the under side of the spare tire cover in the trunk. It is very helpful if you ever need to order parts. On... an electrical problem. Be sure to have it fixed. Be sure that this label is not removed from the vehicle. Electrical System Add-On ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 380
    ... should blow, see your dealer for service immediately. If you ever have a problem on the road and do not have a spare fuse, you can "borrow" ...in two fuse blocks, one located in the engine compartment on the passenger's side and the other under the rear seat on the driver's...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 381
    ...Left Headlamp Low Beam Right Instrument Panel Powertrain Control Module Battery Headlamp High Beam Right Headlamp... 42 43 44 45 46 47 Usage Cruise Control Coil Module Injector Bank #2 Not... Running Lamps Horn Air Conditioner Clutch Not Used Not Used Anti-Lock Brake System Air Pump Cooling Fan 1 Cooling...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 382
    ... up on the front of the cushion to release the front hooks. 2. Pull the cushion up and out toward the front of the vehicle. Usage Starter The spare fuses are located in numbers 48 through 52. The fuse puller is located in number 53. 5-102
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 383
    To reinstall the rear seat cushion, do the following: {CAUTION: A safety belt that isn't properly routed through the seat cushion or is ... badly injured. After reinstalling the seat cushion, always check to be sure that the safety belts are properly routed and are not twisted...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 384
    ... cushion up and under the seatback so the rear-locating guides hook into the wire loops on the ... spring locks on both ends engage. 4. Check to make sure the safety belts are properly routed and that ...The rear fuse block is located under the rear seat on the driver's side. The rear seat cushion must ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 385
    ... Conditioning Battery Memory Seat, Tilt and Telescoping Steering RR Lumbar, Antenna Driver Door Module Heated Seat Left Rear Power Tilt and Telescoping Steering ... Front Interior Lamps Right Rear Door Module Stoplamps Park/Reverse Audio Retained Accessory Power for Sunroof Lamps,...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 386
    ... 43 44 45 46 Usage Ignition 3 Rear Antilock Braking System Heated Seat, Right Front Heated Seat, Right Rear Dimmer Park Brake Rear Defog HVAC Blower Audio Amplifier ELC Compressor/... Park Brake A Park Brake B Park Shift Interlock Reverse Lamps Retained Accessory Power for Sunroof Relays ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 387
    ...Engine Specifications Engine 4.6 L DOHC V8 4.6 L DOHC V8 VIN Code Y DeVille, DHS 9 DTS Transaxle Automatic 4T80 - E Automatic 4T80 - E Spark Plug Gap 0.050 inches (1.3... kg Use Refrigerant Oil, R134a Systems Cooling System 13.0 quarts 12.3 L Engine Oil with Filter 7.5 quarts 7.1 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 388
    ✍ NOTES 5-108
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 389
    ... At Least Once a Year ...6-10 Recommended Fluids and Lubricants ...6-12 Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts ...6-13 Engine Drive Belt Routing ...6-14 Maintenance Record ...6-15 Maintenance Schedule ...6-2 Introduction ...6-2 Maintenance Requirements ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 390
    ... as recommended. Maintenance Requirements Notice: Maintenance intervals, checks, inspections, replacement parts and recommended fluids and lubricants as prescribed in this manual are necessary to keep your vehicle in good working ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 391
    ... may need more frequent checks and replacements. So please read the following ... GM Goodwrench dealer. This schedule is for vehicles that: The services in Scheduled Maintenance on page 6-4 should be performed..., you will know that GM-trained and supported service technicians will perform the work using...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 392
    ...and resetting the system. When the change engine oil message appears, certain services, checks and ...Maintenance When the CHANGE ENGINE OIL message in the Driver Information Center (DIC) comes on, it means that service ... are driving under the best conditions, the engine oil life system may not indicate...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 393
    .... See footnote †. Rotate tires and check inflation pressures and wear. See Tires on page 5-60. Inspect brake system. See footnote (a). Check engine coolant and windshield washer fluid levels and add fluid as needed. Perform any ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 394
    ... Services Service Inspect fuel system for damage or leaks. Inspect exhaust system for loose or damaged components. Replace engine air cleaner filter. ...Change automatic transaxle fluid and filter (severe service). See footnote (h). Replace spark plugs. An Emission Control Service....
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 395
    ... front and rear suspension and steering system for damaged, loose or missing parts or signs of wear. Inspect power steering lines and hoses for proper... proper hook-up, binding, leaks, cracks, chafing, etc. Inspect disc brake pads for wear and rotors for surface condition. Inspect other brake parts, ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 396
    ... effort or excessive wear. Do not lubricate accelerator or cruise control cables. (k) A fluid loss in any vehicle system could indicate a problem. Have the system inspected and repaired and the fluid level checked. Add fluid if needed. (l) Inspect throttle ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 397
    ..., as shown in Recommended Fluids and Lubricants on page 6-12. Engine Coolant Level Check Check the engine coolant level and add DEX-COOL® ... to the correct pressures. Do not forget to check your spare tire. See Tires on page 5-60 for further details. At Each Fuel Fill It is ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 398
    At Least Once a Year Starter Switch Check Automatic Transaxle Shift Lock Control System Check {CAUTION: When you are doing this inspection, the vehicle could ... ON position, but do not start the engine. Without applying the regular brake, try to move the shift lever out of ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 399
    ...parking brake's holding ability: With the engine running and transaxle in NEUTRAL (N), slowly remove foot pressure from the regular brake pedal. Do this... brake. Contact your GM Goodwrench dealer if service is required. Parking Brake and Automatic Transaxle Park (P) Mechanism Check {CAUTION: When ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 400
    ... Coolant. See Engine Coolant on page 5-25. Hydraulic Brake Delco Supreme 11 Brake Fluid or System equivalent DOT-3 brake fluid.... #2, Category LB or GC-LB. Usage Fluid/Lubricant GM Power Steering Fluid (GM Part Power Steering No. U.S. 89021184, in Canada System 89021186). Automatic ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 401
    Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts Replacement parts identified below by name, part number, or specification can be obtained from your dealer. Part Engine Air Cleaner/Filter Element Engine Oil Filter Passenger Compartment Air Filter Element Spark Plugs Windshield Wiper Blade (Shepherdମ.
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 402
    Engine Drive Belt Routing 6-14
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 403
    Maintenance Record After the scheduled services are performed, record the date, odometer reading, who performed the service and ... in this section. Any additional information from Owner Checks and Services on page 6-9 can be added on the following record pages. Also, you should retain all maintenance ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 404
    Maintenance Record (cont'd) Date Odometer Reading Serviced By Maintenance I or Maintenance II Services Performed 6-16
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 405
    ...10 Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors ...7-11 Service Publications Ordering Information ...7-11 Customer Assistance and Information ...Text Telephone (TTY) Users ...7-4 Customer Assistance Offices ...7-4 GM Mobility Program for Persons with Disabilities ...7-5 Roadside Service ...7-6 Courtesy ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 406
    ... goodwill are important to your dealer and to Cadillac. Normally, any concerns with the sales transaction... by the dealership without further help, contact the Cadillac Customer Assistance Center, 24 hours... date and present mileage When contacting Cadillac, please remember that your concern will likely...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 407
    STEP THREE: Both General Motors and your dealer are committed to making sure you... Owner Assistance Information booklet for information on the Canadian Motor Vehicle Arbitration Plan (CAMVAP). The BBB ... age, mileage and other factors. General Motors reserves the right to change eligibility limitations ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 408
    ... (United States only) • Keep track of your vehicle's service history and maintenance schedule. United States - Customer Assistance Cadillac Customer Assistance Center Cadillac Motor Car Division P.O. Box 33169 Detroit, MI 48232-5169 1-...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 409
    ... of Canada Limited Customer Communication Centre, 163-005 1908 Colonel Sam Drive ..., etc.). Overseas - Customer Assistance Please contact the local General Motors Business Unit.... and U.S. Virgin Islands) - Customer Assistance General Motors de Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V. Customer Assistance Center ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 410
    ... to handle most roadside repairs. Cadillac Roadside Service can be reached by dialing 1-800... Owner Privileges™ Roadside Service provides several Cadillac Owner Privileges™ at "no charge... • A description of the problem • Name, home address, home telephone number • Location of your Cadillac...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 411
    ... or Speech Impaired Roadside Service is prepared to assist owners who have hearing difficulties or are speech impaired. Cadillac has installed special ... Roadside Service Center. Any customer who has access to a (TTY) or a conventional teletypewriter can communicate with Cadillac by dialing from the ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 412
    ... should reflect actual costs and be supported by original receipts. Additional Program Information ...Please consult your dealer for details. General Motors reserves the right to unilaterally modify, change ... to a maximum of $40 a day and must be supported by receipts. This requires that you sign and ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 413
    ... how it was operated, such as engine speed, brake applications, throttle position, vehicle speed, seat belt usage, airbag readiness, airbag performance ... data recorders on many airplanes, these on-board systems do not record sounds, such as conversation of vehicle occupants. To read ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 414
    ... National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in addition to notifying General Motors. If NHTSA receives similar complaints, it may open an... remedy campaign. However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer or General Motors. To contact NHTSA, you may ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 415
    ... a situation like this, we certainly hope you'll notify us. Please call us at 1-800-458-8006, or write: Cadillac Customer Assistance Center Cadillac Motor Car Division P.O. Box 33169 Detroit, MI 48232-5169 In Canada, please call us at 1-800-263-3777...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 416
    ... and without incurring obligation. Allow ample time for delivery. Note to Canadian Customers: All listed prices are quoted in U.S. funds. Canadian residents are to make checks payable in U.S. funds. Current and Past Model Order Forms Service Publications are available for ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 417
    ... Antenna, XM™ Satellite Radio Antenna System ...3-108 Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) ...4-7 Anti-Lock Brake, System Warning Light ...3-49 Anti-Pinch Feature ...2-18 Appearance Care ... ...3-30 Assist Handles ...2-54 Audio System(s) ...3-81 Audio Steering Wheel Controls ...3-105 Care of Your...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 418
    ... and Parking Brake Indicator Light ...3-48 Brake Adjustment ...5-42 Brake Fluid ...5-40 Brake Pedal Travel ...5-42 Brake Wear ... ... 5-57 5-54 5-50 5-54 5-58 5-58 5-73 C Cadillac Owner Privileges™ ...7-6 California Fuel ...5-5 Canada - Customer Assistance ...7-5 Canadian Owners ...ii Capacities ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 419
    ... High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL) ...Chains, Tires ...Charging System Light ...Check Engine Light ...Checking Coolant ...Checking Engine Oil ...Checking ... ...Outlet Adjustment ...Rear ...Steering Wheel Controls ...Comfort Controls, DIC Personalization ...Compact Spare Tire ...Compass ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 420
    ...Doing Your Own Service Work ...5-3 Dolly Towing ...4-33 Door Central Door Unlocking System ...2-10 Locks ...2-9 Power Door Locks ...2-10 Programmable Automatic Door Locks ...2-10 Rear Door Security Locks ...2-11 Doors Lock in Gear ...3-75 Doors Unlock...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 421
    ... Wiring ...5-99 Power Windows and Other Power Options ...5-99 Electrical System (cont.) Removing the Rear Seat Cushion ...5-102 Windshield Wiper ... Programs ...3-55 Engine Air Cleaner/Filter ...5-19 Battery ...5-42 Check and Service Engine Soon Light ...3-52 Coolant ...5-25 Coolant Heater ...2-28 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 422
    ... Tire, Changing ...5-79 Floor Mats ...2-54 Fluid Automatic Transaxle ...5-21 Power Steering ...5-38 Windshield Washer ...5-39 FM Stereo ...3-106 Fog Lamp ...99 G Gage Engine Coolant Temperature ...3-51 Fuel ...3-57 Speedometer ...3-44 Tachometer ...3-46 Garage Door Opener ...2-48 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 423
    ... Add Coolant to the Coolant Surge Tank ...5-33 How to Add Fluid ...5-24 How to Check ...5-22, 5-69 How to Check Power Steering Fluid ...5-38 How to Reset the Transaxle Fluid Indicator ...5-24 How to Use This Manual ...ii How to Wear Safety Belts Properly ...1-12 ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 424
    ... ...3-47 Anti-Lock Brake System Warning ...3-49 Brake System Warning and Parking Brake Indicator ...3-48 Charging System ...3-48 Cruise Control ...3-57 Engine Coolant Temperature Warning ...3-51 Fog Lamp ...3-56 Lights On Reminder ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 425
    Locks (cont.) Programmable Automatic Door Locks ...2-10 Rear Door Security Locks ...2-11 ... Controls ...1-2 Lumbar Controls, Rear Power ...1-7 M Magnetic Speed Variable Assist Steering System ...4-11 ...Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts ...6-13 Owner Checks and Services ...6-9 Recommended Fluids and ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 426
    ... Vehicle Break-In ...2-25 Night Vision System ...3-24 Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts ...6-13 Outside (cont.) Power Mirrors ...2-44 Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode ...5-29 Overseas - Customer Assistance ...7-5 Owner Checks and Services ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 427
    ...29 Door Locks ...2-10 Electrical System ...5-99 Lumbar Controls ...1-2 Rear Lumbar Controls ...1-7 Seat ...1-2 Steering Fluid ...5-38 Windows ...2-17...Reading Lamps ...3-23 Rear Ashtray ...3-30 Rear Climate Control System ...3-36 Rear Door Security Locks ...2-11 Rear Power Sunshade ...2-19 Rear Safety...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 428
    ...Installing the Spare Tire ...5-82 Removing the Spare Tire and Tools ...5-80 Removing the Wheel Covers ...5-81 Replacement Bulbs ...5-58 Replacing......2-51 Resetting Defaults ...2-52 Restraint System Check Checking Your Restraint Systems ...1-57 Replacing Restraint System Parts After...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 429
    ... Power Lumbar, Rear ...1-7 Power Seats ...1-2 Reclining Seatbacks ...1-5 Securing a Child Restraint Designed for the LATCH System ...1-42 ... ...7-11 Service Bulletins ...7-11 Service Engine Soon Light in the United States or Check Engine Light in Canada ...3-52 Service Manuals ...7-11 Setting Preset ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 430
    ... ...Rear Storage Area ...Rear Storage Door Trim Armrest ...Umbrella Holder ...Storing the Flat Tire and Tools ...Storing the Spare Tire and Tools ...Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow ...Buying New Tires ...Chains ...Changing a Flat Tire ...Compact Spare Tire ...If a Tire Goes Flat ...Infl...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 431
    Traction (cont.) Control System (TCS) ...4-9 Control System Warning Light ...3-50 Trailer Brakes ...4-42 Transaxle Fluid, Automatic ...5-21 Transaxle ... ...3-20 Uniform Tire Quality Grading ...5-74 United States – Customer Assistance ...7-4 Used Replacement Wheels ...5-76 Using ...
  • 2004 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 432
    ...15 When to Change Engine Oil (GM Oil Life System) ...5-18 When to Check ...5-69 When to Check and Change ...5-21 When to Check Power Steering Fluid ...5-38 When You Are Ready to Leave After Parking on a Hill ...4-45 Where to Put the Restraint ...1-37 Why ...



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