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Was driving in the freeway,my car started slowing down and

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Was driving in the freeway,my car started slowing down and the service stabilitrak and stabilitrak light came on,and the car shut off i cant get it restarted
JA: Do you have the trouble code? Do you have a code reader or scan tool?
Customer: No i sure dont
JA: I'll pass this info along to the Cadillac Mechanic so that he can get you a quick fix. What is the model/year of your Cadillac?
Customer: Its a 2008 cts
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing actually,i just went to the back and unplugged the better just to see if the system will clear,im stuck on the freeway waiting for a tow but theyre saying an hour
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No,just been having trouble with the power steering as well
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 10 months ago.

Hi. What happens when you turn the key to try and start it? Any noises, or lights that you notice?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Doesnt turn over at all just the bell ringing and the stabilitrak off and service stabilitrak comes on
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 10 months ago.

try getting a jump start, it sounds like your alternator may have failed and the battery is now weak.

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 10 months ago.

Thank you for allowing me to assist. Now, if there are no further questions on this, rate the assistance to help and close out the question. Thanks.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Wasnt that,computer failed getting a new one installed but thanks