Under the Hood

A 6.2-liter V-8 generates 403 horsepower and 417 pounds-feet of torque. It works through a six-speed-automatic transmission.

All-wheel drive, which is optional on the regular Escalade, is standard on the Escalade EXT. When properly equipped, the EXT can tow up to 7,600 pounds.

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    Loss of Control
    Skidding There are three types of skids that correspond to the vehicle's three control systems: - Braking Skid — wheels are not rolling. - Steering or Cornering Skid — too much speed or steeri ...

    Tire Pressure Monitor
    This vehicle may have a Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS). The TPMS warning light alerts you to a significant loss in pressure of one of the vehicle's tires. If the warning light comes on ...

    Rear Compartment Fuse Block (CTS Coupe and Sedan)
    The rear compartment fuse block is located on top of the battery, on the right side of the trunk. The battery access door must be removed to access the fuse block. The vehicle may not be equi ...