Are Cadillacs Expensive to Maintain?

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Before you buy a new or used Cadillac, you need to have an idea of what the cost of ownership is. One of the biggest factors in that number will be your Cadillac maintenance costs. Are Cadillacs expensive to maintain when you drive in the Nixa area? As a luxury brand, you might be thinking that Cadillacs are expensive to maintain, so you might be surprised to learn that the annual cost of maintenance such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake checks, and fluids refills averages only $783 in Cadillac maintenance costs. Knowing this will help you have a more accurate estimate on the Cadillac cost of ownership so you can budget better before you buy. 



To learn more about reliability and repair costs, Thompson Cadillac turned to RepairPal, a respected source that rates vehicle reliability and repair costs. The good news is that this Cadillac repair cost falls into the average range across makes and models. You’ll also see that our Cadillacs have very good reliability rates, meaning you won’t have to worry much about if Cadillacs are expensive to repair. Learn more about Cadillac repair costs with the Thompson Cadillac service department

Average Cadillac Maintenance Cost

How much it costs to repair a Cadillac varies across the various Cadillac models you’ll find on Ozark streets. $783 is an average across the full line-up. If you want a Cadillac with lowered Cadillac maintenance costs, we have it! Take a look at the average prices for Cadillac maintenance for several of our most popular models: 

  • Cadillac Escalade: $1,007 / year
  • Cadillac Escalade ESV: $1,127 / year
  • Cadillac XT4: $628 / year
  • Cadillac XT5: $305 / year
  • Cadillac CT4: $562 / year
  • Cadillac CT6: $614 / year

Cadillac Reliability Ratings

Part of what keeps your Cadillac maintenance costs and money spent on repairs so low is the excellent Cadillac reliability rate. RepairPal places Cadillac as above-average when it comes to reliability, meaning you’ll spend less money on repairs and more time enjoying your Republic drives. Reliability is calculated by three factors: average maintenance cost, frequency of unscheduled repairs, and severity of repairs. Cadillac owners can expect an average of 0.4 unscheduled maintenance visits a year, with only 17 percent of them requiring severe repairs. 

Learn About Cadillac Maintenance with Thompson Cadillac

Seeing that it’s not expensive to maintain a Cadillac has likely gotten you excited about either getting a Cadillac of your own or learning more about how to maintain it. Pay a visit to our service information hub to learn all about the maintenance facts that are smart for drivers to know. 


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