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2006 Cadillac DTS

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Information shown for entry-level Sedan.

Fuel Economy:
City 15/Hwy 23/Comb 18 MPG
Max Seating: 6
Engine: V8, 4.6 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: United States

2006 Cadillac DTS Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
8.9
Out of 10

Based on 197 Ratings for the 2006 - 2011 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    8.9/10
    Quality
    9.1/10
  • Reliability
    9.2/10
    Performance
    9.2/10
  • Comfort
    9.3/10
    Styling
    9.2/10

The '06 I owned was the most reliable car ever!!

By on Monday, March 23, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 90,000

10 7.0
overall rating 7 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
7/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
7/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
6/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "Used car price worth the money. Nice Ride. Quiet!"

Cons: "Expensive dealership maintenance."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"Have owned '66, '94, '98, '02, '06, and presently drive an '09. All have been DeVille or DTS. Cadillacs are comfortable, smoothest ride, family safe, and reliable cars if you know the secret to economic maintenance. Cadillac Dealerships (CDs) are way way over rated and expensive. CD Oil change $120, Midas $29.99. CD struts $1300 each, On-line $120 and Midas installs for $80 each. Water pump CD $450, On-line $39.99 and Midas installs for $160. My experience shows a CD maintenance program (after the warranty) to cost $7000 before a forced trade or sale. Comfort: cadillac has soft, plush, luxury leather seats that wear easily and don't support the body for trips over 4 hours. Back and leg aches guaranteed after constant 4 hour drive. Leather needs to be cared for every month to avoid cracking. See used Cadillacs for yourself with over 40,000 miles. I recommend as family car. Safe and comfortable for around town and trips to see Grandma. Pleasure to drive."

one of the better cars that i owned.

By on Tuesday, March 17, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 42,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "nice smooth ride.fun to drive."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"dealership is reliable and car service is excellent.Have taken my car in for service once and sometimes twice a year for nine years.nice smooth ride with plenty of pep."

Fit and Finish were very lax on this vehicle

By on Saturday, February 14, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 52,654

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
5/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Cons: "Fit and Finish"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"Fit and Finish on this vehicle were not up to standard for a vehicle in this price range. Compared to my 2004 DTS it failed. Doors did not line up, spaces in inside post coverings etc. Otherwise I have found it very reliable."

4 people out of 6 found this review helpful

DTS~~North Star engine~~Premier Pkg~~can't be beat

By on Thursday, February 05, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 63,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "everything~"

Cons: "nothing!"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Have driven Cads as primary vehicle since 1976, Coupe DeVille, Eldorado (2) Sedan DeVilles (6) and two DTS...the '79 Eldorado had the 8-6-4 engine and all the later ones the fabulous 'NorthStar' which can't be beat, the 2011 we are now driving was the last DTS GM made and quite frankly am not impressed with the newer Caddies....we will drive this DTS as long as possible before trading...it has the 'Premier' pkg and as near as can tell the only thing missing is a chauffeur!!!...Love this car"

4 people out of 4 found this review helpful

EXCELLENT RIDE

By on Monday, January 19, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 15,500

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "EASY TO DRIVE AND MY WIFE LOVES IT. RED COLOR"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"I 0WN 4 CADILLACS AND THIS 2011 IS THE BEST EVER. TOTALLY SMOOTH AND GREAT TO DRIVE. A TRUE ROAD CAR."

4 people out of 12 found this review helpful

A Complete Pleasure to Drive

By on Friday, December 19, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 70,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"If ever a vehicle was engineered to have complete command of the road, it is the Cadillac DTS. Quiet, powerful, comfortable, the DTS does everything well, but what is does best is command the road. Every bump, curve, hill is no match for this elegant beast. I swear, this thing almost steers itself. The DTS is a complete pleasure to drive and own. Several of my family members own Lexus, and I have driven each one. No Lexus I have ever driven holds a candle to the achievement in automobile manufacturing that the Cadillac is. This car ticks all my boxes, prestige, performance, power and comfort. If you haven't tried one out, you must before you purchase any vehicle."

11 people out of 18 found this review helpful

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