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sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Cadillac
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Experience:  ASE Master and Advanced level certified. Factory trained with 15 years dealership experience
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05 cadi sts 6 cd changer isnt working, there are cds inside,

Customer Question

05 cadi sts 6 cd changer isnt working
JA: Have you checked the fuse?
Customer: there are cds inside
JA: What is the model/year of your Cadillac?
Customer: lights are dim on radio part
JA: What year is your Cadillac?
Customer: 05
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: dcing battery is all
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

If the radio does otherwise work normally then you know it's power and ground feeds are present and the problem has to be an internal failure. If the radio didn't work at all then a loss of power or ground could be the cause, but lack of the CD changer only could only be an internal failure. If a battery disconnect didn't help then the unit will either need to be replaced or sent out to somewhere such as United Radio for repair.