Cadillac Service Repair Manuals


Cadillac's millennium-ending 2000 lineup featured completely restyled full-size DeVille sedans built on a much stiffened platform shared with some other GM marques.

STYLE

Model Series Prod. No. Body Style No. Body Type Factory Price Shipping weight
Catera VR5 R69 4-door Sedan 31010 1714 kg
DeVille KD5 D69 4-door Sedan 39895 1808 kg
KE5 E69 4-door DHS Sedan 45595 1840 kg
KF5 F69 4-door DTS Sedan 45595 1839 kg
Eldorado EL1 L57 2-door ESC Coupe 39665 1739 kg
ET1 T57 2-door ETC Coupe 43240 1753 kg
Seville KS5 S69 4-door SLS Sedan 44475 1805 kg
KY5 Y69 4-door STS Sedan 49075 1819 kg

I. D. NUMBERS

The 2000 Cadillac had a 17-symbol vehicle identification number (VIN) stamped on a metal tag attached to the upper left surface of the cowl visible through the windshield. The code was as follows:
POSITION DIGIT MEANING
1 1 or 4 manufacturing country (United States)
2 G General Motors
3 6 Cadillac
4 & 5 car line series
  • V/R = Catera
  • E/L = Eldorado ESC
  • E/T = Eldorado ETC
  • K/D = DeVille
  • K/E = DeVille DHS
  • K/F = DeVille DTS
  • K/S = Seville (SLS)
  • K/Y = Seville (STS)
6 the body style:
  • 1 = two-door coupe
  • 2 = two-door
  • 3 = two-door convertible
  • 5 = four-door sedan
  • 6 = four-door
  • 8 = four-door station wagon
7 the restraint code
  • 2 = active (manual) belts w/dual frontal airbags
  • 4 = active (manual) belts w/dual frontal and side airbags
8 the engine
  • Y = LD8 4.6L V-8
  • 9 = L37 4.6L V-8
  • R = L81 3.0L V-6
9 check digit -
10 model year Y = 2000
11 the assembly plant
12-17 the production sequence number

HISTORICAL NOTES

2000 Cadillac Notes

200 Automotive Notes




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