Under the Hood

Cadillac's 4.6-liter Northstar V-8 comes in a choice of two configurations in the DTS. The L37 edition produces an estimated 291 horsepower at 5,600 rpm, while the LD8 is rated at 275 hp at 5,200 rpm. The L37 is designed to rev higher, while the LD8 emphasizes quick launches and has greater peak torque. Both engines work with a four-speed-automatic transmission.

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    Manual Operation of Power Liftgate
    To change the liftgate to manual operation, turn the mode selector switch to OFF. With the power liftgate disabled and all of the doors unlocked, the liftgate can be manually opened and clo ...

    Calibrate Compass
    The vehicle may have this feature. The compass can be manually calibrated. To calibrate the compass through the DIC, see Compass. ...

    The new beginning
    In actuality, the CTS came into its own for the 2008 model year. Totally redesigned, reconfigured and reengineered, the present CTS is paving the way for the future of Cadillac and for the Cadilla ...