Question about 1980 Cadillac Eldorado

1 Answer

Car was disabled under the hood, how do I fix that?

My dad disabled my Cadillac while we were gone on vacation. The problem is, he got really sick while we were out there so he won't go out to enable it again. I know we have one on the side to disable the car but he did something under the hood. Any ideas?

Posted by on

  • heynoto May 20, 2009

    thanks alot. much obliged.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 100 Answers

The battery is most likely dissconnected. Locate the battery and make sure the + and the - are propperly connected.

Posted on May 20, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

What does it mean when there is a bad smell coming from AC/Heater while driving yet there is no smell under the hood? It doesn't smell like gasoline or mold but it smells like burning oil, maybe antif


its a small leak in your heater core try keeping a eye on coolant level, and there are a lot of sealers out on the market ,I cant figure why on a 2 year old car its also possible one of the hoses supplying it are leaking in car or right where hose goes in to firewall . im really hoping some of this helped you. if you ask other questions PLEASE give year make model and motor size.
Woody

Oct 02, 2014 | 2013 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

Car alarm reset


take the wire off and link them together but would fix it as it can make you insurance void if the car is stolen.

Oct 15, 2013 | Cadillac Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Hood cable broke or came loose on 1992 coupe deville cant get hood up


You'll have to try going thru the grille or from under the bumper to access the hood latch.
You might want to look at another GM product to gauge were the latch is in your car.
Sometimes you can use a coat hanger as a hook to pull the latch from outside the grille or between the grille and hood. Or use a long screwdriver from under the bumper.

Apr 08, 2013 | 1992 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

I want to disable abs and trac control for a chevy 2002 cavalier,keeps having problems went throught it with a awsome mechanic and found no issues at all im sick of this **** every winter. I want answers...


one way to disable the abs brakes is to go under the hood and remove the abs relay, the box is located under the hood on the drivers side next to the battery just pull it out and your brakes will be like regular brakes the only problem is that your brake light and traction light will stay on but if you can put up with them then that will fix your problem. hope this helps.

Jan 02, 2011 | Chevrolet Cavalier Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I bought this 1998 Cadillac Seville, the car runs great the only problem is that the power windows and the power seat's don't work......not sure where to even start to fix this problem, any ideas you can...


whenever you have more than one failed gadget, it speaks of a common problem. there is most likely a small fuse box with large current fuses under the hood and a larger fuse box with many low current fuses inside the car up under the dashboard or thereabouts. an owners manual will show you where they are. i think you are going to find that one of the large fuses is either blown or just plain gone as a prior owner got tired of messing with it. so you are going to have to figure out which of the many small fuses are in the circuit with the missing/gone large fuse and pull all of those out. if you scroll through these questions you will see a pattern of luxury car complaints around the issues of the airbag suspensions, the anti-theft/door lock stuff, and the heated seats. These things are made to get to the standard three year trade-in and not much further. So i would suspect and disable all that then put the large fuse in and start reconnecting things one by one until the fuse blows again and then permanently disable that last thing. you may well find it is the airbag suspension, and your ride is now buckboard.
good luck with that!

Dec 12, 2010 | 1998 Cadillac Seville

2 Answers

I have a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica - strut broke and made a hole through the hood of the car - is this an issue with this car


I had this same thing happen to me on the right front. Fortunately I caught mine before it made it through to the outer sheet metal of the hood. I replace the struts and upper mounts to fix.

Jun 29, 2010 | 2004 Chrysler Pacifica

2 Answers

97 cadillac deville


you either have a bad key...did you try more than one key?
Two other things can be wrong..
1) the igintion cylnder (where ya put the key in) has samll wires that sense the pellet in the keys for your car, and often they break, and the cylnder has to be replaced.
2) the passkey module has gone bad.
Either of these problems can be fixed by any compatent mechanic that has cadillac experience.

Aug 27, 2009 | 1996 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

Looking for a rim


if you send me some info i am a shop and would be glad to help. 917.560.1436

Aug 23, 2009 | 1998 Honda Civic

1 Answer

'89 Eldorado starts fine but dies


It take two people to find out if it has sparkplug fire. If it is not getting any fuel you may pour a small amount into throttle body and see if it will start if you have spark. If you turn it over trying to start it you should see the injectors squirting fuel down into it.

Mar 01, 2009 | 1989 Cadillac Eldorado

1 Answer

92 cadillac deville


I sort of had this problem with my 92 deville...u could try to pull bak a lil more on the release and push forward after that while someone else is outside the car...the person outside the car should try giving the hood a lil push n if it pops up a bit...the latch under the hood is located to the left side next to the grill.

Jun 16, 2008 | 1992 Cadillac DeVille

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

86 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cadillac Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22156 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8210 Answers

Are you a Cadillac Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...