What's Wrong with the Cadillac XLR?

XLR owners have made 12 complaints to CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most active below. Most are about the lights (25%), followed by the cooling system (16%) and the engine (16%).

Want more information about these problems? Clicking on the link will bring you over to CarComplaints.com for additional details. While you're there, add your own complaints about the XLR.

Comparing XLR Generations

The XLR only has one generation which runs from 2004 to 2009. To date, it's earned a PainRank™ of 1.7 which ranks 30th. Looking for a year-to-year comparison? We've got that too.

Generation Model Years Reliability Complaints PainRank (?)
1st Gen XLR 2004–2009
12 1.7

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The Worst XLR Years

This bar chart shows the seven years with the highest complaint volume. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on CarComplaints.com.