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I have a 96 cadillac deville and the traction control light stays on.

The traction control light stays on and it feels like i am driving in four wheel drive. Also ive been having problems starting my vehicle sometimes its fine and sometimes i really have to crank it over for a minute i just did a tune up and it didnt help much someone said it could be a check valve in my gas tank is that true?

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  • kjs_85 Dec 29, 2008

    Same problem, except mine is a '98.

  • sedan devill Feb 25, 2009

    i have a 97 deville with the exact same problem

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The starting problem may be the fuel pressure regulator. Remove the small tube from the back of the fuel pressure regulator with the motor running, and if fuel comes out it's bad. The part is under fifty bucks at autozone. I did mine, and now it starts normally.

As far as the traction control light, it could be anything from a wheel sensor to the EBTCM, or a bad wiring connection anywhere inbetween.

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CHECK YOUR FUEL FILTER

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