David Hobbs helped make these videos
We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
Adding engine coolant (also known as antifreeze) to your 2006 Cadillac CTS is pretty easy. Engine coolant circulates through your engine to keep it cool in the summer but won't freeze in the winter. Make sure to check your engine when it is cold for an accurate reading. The video above shows you where the coolant reservoir in your CTS is located and how to add coolant. Be sure to check your owners manual to determine the correct type of fluid to add - for Cadillacs, it will typically be in a section titled Fluid Capacities in the back of your manual. Mix the coolant with distilled water so that you have a combination of 50% coolant and 50% water. Some coolants will come premixed-that is, you don't need to add any water. These coolants will typically say 50/50 or pre-mixed on the front of the coolant bottle.
Removing the coolant reservoir cap on a warm engine could cause the cap to fly off at a high rate of speed and fluid to spray out of the reservoir. Always wear safety goggles when working on your CTS. Promptly wipe up any spilled fluid as it is highly toxic. Animals love its sweet taste, so even a spilling a small amount on your garage floor can end up in the dog's stomach pretty quickly. If you notice an oily surface in your coolant, immediately have your mechanic inspect your CTS for head gasket leakage
One of the easiest fluids to top off - learn how to open the hood and where the reservoir is on your car2006 Cadillac CTS 3.6L V6
Want an easy way to save $500? Rotate your tires at least three times per year2006 Cadillac CTS 3.6L V6
If your battery has green or white cruddy deposits, it is probably not getting enough juice from and will likely wear out sooner2006 Cadillac CTS 3.6L V6
Animals love the sweet smell of antifreeze, too bad it's toxic! Fix your minor leaks2006 Cadillac CTS 3.6L V6
Learn how to diagnose and fix minor oil leaks in your car2006 Cadillac CTS 3.6L V6
Small bulbs that burn out regularly - did you know you can replace these with LED lights?2006 Cadillac CTS 3.6L V6