Exterior

Designed with a chiseled look, the four-door STS features what Cadillac says is a "faster profile" with "more rake" than the CTS. All told, it's considered "more sophisticated, a little smoother, a little cleaner, a little more grown up" than the CTS, according to lead designer Kip Wasenko.

Cadillac styling touches include a wide "airfoil" grille with dual horizontal slats, a "dihedral-shaped" hood and vertically stacked headlights that consist of twin projector units. Bodysides are devoid of decoration. LED taillamps bring up the rear and have indirect optics to provide a more even lighting pattern than traditional LEDs.

Built on a 116.4-inch wheelbase, the STS is 196 inches long overall, 72.6 inches wide and 57.6 inches tall. Body-panel gaps promise close tolerances, and the deck lid is made of aluminum. The STS comes with either 17- or 18-inch wheels.

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    Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire
    1. Do a safety check before proceeding. See If a Tire Goes Flat   for more information. 2. To remove the center cap, place the chiseled end of the wheel wrench in the slot on the wheel ...

    Phone
    Bluetooth For vehicles equipped with Bluetooth capability, the system can interact with many cell phones, allowing: Placement and receipt of calls in a hands-free mode. Sharing of the cell ph ...

    Steering Wheel Controls
    If available, some audio controls can be adjusted at the steering wheel. or : Press to select the next favorite radio station or next CD, DVD, if equipped, or MP3 track. Press to select the ...