Safety Features by Model

4dr Sdn V6 $40,525

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Brakes, 16", 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
  • Air bags, frontal dual stage and side thorax for driver and front passenger, head curtain for 1st and outboard 2nd row passengers (Head curtain air bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and rear seat occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and proper child restraints, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat, See the Owner's Manual for more safety information.)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, all positions, with pretensioners and child restraint provisions
  • Door locks, child security, rear
  • Traction control, all-speed, brake and engine controlled
  • Daytime running lamps

4dr Sdn V8 $47,025

MSRP
  • Brakes, 16", 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
  • Air bags, frontal dual stage and side thorax for driver and front passenger, head curtain for 1st and outboard 2nd row passengers (Head curtain air bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and rear seat occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and proper child restraints, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat, See the Owner's Manual for more safety information.)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, all positions, with pretensioners and child restraint provisions
  • Door locks, child security, rear
  • Traction control, all-speed, brake and engine controlled
  • Daytime running lamps

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2005 Cadillac STS 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Warranty

Basic Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

72 months / 100,000 miles

Roadside Assistance Coverage

48 months / 50,000 miles

Certified Pre-Owned Warranty

Maximum Age/Mileage:

Less than 75,000 miles

Basic Warranty Terms

12 months/12,000-mile bumper-to-bumper (2012-2017 models)

Powertrain Warranty

6 years/100,000 miles (2012-2017 models)

Dealer Certification Required

172-point inspection

Roadside Assistance

Yes

Deductible

No

Return/Exchange Policy

3 days/150 miles

Out-of-Town Repair/Service

Yes

Free Service Loan

Alternate transport

Special Finance Terms

Yes

Transferability

Yes

Satellite Radio Subscription

3 months

Complimentary Service/Maintenance

2 years/24,000 miles

Recalls

Suspension > Rear > Axle > Spindle Dec 19, 2007
Report Receipt Date:
Dec 19, 2007
NHTSA Campaign:
07V589000
Summary:
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE REAR AXLE PINION SEAL DOES NOT MEET ALL OF THE SPECIFICATIONS AND MAY EXPERIENCE A FLUID LEAK.
Consequence:
A REAR DIFFERENTIAL FAILURE MAY CAUSE LOSS OF MOTIVE POWER AND POSSIBLY LOSS OF CONTROL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE PINION SEAL FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING FEBRUARY 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CADILLAC AT 1-800-982-2339, PONTIAC AT 1-800-620-7668 AND SATURN AT 1-800-972-8876.
Suspension > Rear Apr 19, 2006
Report Receipt Date:
Apr 19, 2006
NHTSA Campaign:
06V125000
Summary:
CERTAIN VEHICLES HAVE A LEFT OR RIGHT REAR SUSPENSION TOE LINK THAT COULD SEPARATE BECAUSE OF AN INCORRECT WELD.
Consequence:
IF THIS WERE TO OCCUR, THE AFFECTED REAR WHEEL WOULD BE ABLE TO TURN IN OR OUT, AFFECTING VEHICLE CONTROL, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE RIGHT AND LEFT TOE LINK AND REPLACE AS REQUIRED. IF A TOE LINK IS REPLACED, THE DEALER WILL PERFORM A WHEEL ALIGNMENT. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING MAY 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339.