Used 2005 Cadillac Escalade

2005 Cadillac Escalade
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2005 Cadillac Escalade


  • Endless V8 power, plush ride quality, more nimble than you might think, comfortable seats, plenty of cargo capacity, all the latest technological gadgets, best-in-class towing capacity.


  • Poor mileage, a few noticeable instances of cost cutting, must pay a premium to get the big engine.

Used 2005 Cadillac Escalade for Sale

Cadillac Escalade 2005 AWD 4dr SUV (6.0L 8cyl 4A)
147,582 miles
Used 2005
Cadillac Escalade
4.8 mi away
Est.Loan: $143/mo
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Cadillac Escalade 2005 AWD 4dr SUV (6.0L 8cyl 4A)
175,632 miles
Used 2005
Cadillac Escalade
Est.Loan: $155/mo
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Dealer Notes
SELECT EDITION MARKETING PROMOTION VEHICLE;,WHEELS; 4-20 X 8.5 (50.8 CM X 21.2 CM) 6-SPOKE CHROME ALUMINUM,SOUND SYSTEM; ETR AM/FM STEREO WITH CD PLAYER AND DVD INTEGRATED NAVIGATION;,SUNROOF; POWER; TILT-SLIDING; ELECTRIC,Sun/Moonroof,Leather Seats,Navigation System,3rd Row Seat,Chrome Wheels,All Wheel Drive,CHASSIS PACKAGE FOR 20 WHEELS;,CONSOLE; OVERHEAD DELUXE;,ENGINE; VORTEC HIGH-OUTPUT 6000 V8 SFI,NUANCE LEATHER SEATING SURFACES,SEATS; FRONT LEATHER SEATING SURFACES; POWER RECLINING FULL-FEATURE BUCKETS;,SEATS; MIDDLE ROW BUCKETS; LEATHER SEATING SURFACES; RECLINING,SKID PLATE PACKAGE;,SOLID PAINT,TIRES; P275/55R20 ALL-SEASON; BLACKWALL,TRANSMISSION; 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC; HEAVY-DUTY; ELECTRONICALLY CONTROLLED This vehicle includes a Money-Back Guarantee* and passed our precise inspection process. Best of all the price you see is the price you pay. No haggling. No back and forth. No pressure. And this price is so good it is guaranteed. *CADILLAC ESCALADE*4X4*LEATHER*SUNROOF*P/SEATS*ALLOYS*NAVIGATION*ONSTAR*CD/MP3* THIS VEHICLE IS MARYLAND INSPECTED AND FULLY RECONDITIONED. *Money-Back Guarantee is valid for 5 days or 250 miles, whichever comes first. Subject to certain terms and conditions. See store for details. Some restrictions apply.
Cadillac Escalade 2005 AWD 4dr SUV (6.0L 8cyl 4A)
133,719 miles
Used 2005
Cadillac Escalade
JBA Chevrolet
47.4 mi away
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Cadillac Escalade 2005 AWD 4dr SUV (6.0L 8cyl 4A)
204,911 miles
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Cadillac Escalade
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Edmunds' Expert Review

With its brash styling, class-leading V8 power, well-sorted vehicle dynamics and plush interior, the Escalade is an SUV worthy of the Cadillac name.

2005 Highlights

Changes this year include a redesigned gauge cluster and door panels, touchscreen capability with the optional navigation system and a more user-friendly driver information system. Additionally, burled walnut trim replaces last year's Zebrano wood.

Top consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 2005 Cadillac Escalade.

Why did my dad sell this car....
My dad bought this car from a huge car enthusiast. It was fully decked out, on 22s, chrome door handles, gas door, mirrors, all 4 windows were tinted, remote start, second row tv, gps. the previous guy even took out the original seats and put in custom black leather seats, he also put in a train horn alarm, ipod auxillary, and thousands of dollars worth of speakers and subs to make the bose audio twice as loud, just as bassy, and very very clear froma distance. The car was in perfect shape inside and out, very reliable for the 1 year we had it. I got to drive it twice a week, and my girlfriend loved it jsut as much as she loves me. The reason we sold it-gas mileage. I still miss it
$55,000 Peice of junk
I replaced the fuel pump at 61000 miles.Speedo Doesn't work anymore.and at 84000 miles i just got to replace the transmission.over car looks and feels great but has alot of issues.
Luxury, Performance, and Fun
This is the best truck I have ever driven. Every time I drive my Escalade SUV it's like an adventure; from the stereo system to the beefy performance and luxurious ride, 2005 Cadillac Escalade is the best SUV ever. I have never heard a better stereo system in my life, and I actually own a BMW with a Harmon Cardin stereo system. It cannot touch the Escalade. It is like my own personal symphony orchestra at a touch of a button. I attempted a trade in a year ago, but change my mind after the test drive. I am fully convinced that the 2005, Cadillac Escalade is the best SUV truck available, hands down. If you want a reliable truck, go find you a 2005, Cadillac Escalade truck.
Cadi ESV is the best
This is a best SUV, car and truck. I have driven ESV for 5 yrs and love it. Driven in the snow storm and full snow on the road, it feels like car hugs the road. Going up the mountain, CanWhistler, Salt City, Colorado, Lake Tahoe, it has the all the power you need and more. Driving in the city, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle, it feels like your driving a car and it is has the luxury ride. This Cadi is very reliable and I have not had any problems of any sort. Pulling a 3-5 ton trailer no problem, you can't even feel your even pulling a trailer. After 67,000 miles on the Cadi, it beats any Toyota, Lexus, Mercedes and Rover. You got to try it to believe it. I have for 5yrs.
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Features & Specs

12 city / 16 hwy
Seats 7
4-speed automatic
345 hp @ 5200 rpm
13 city / 17 hwy
Seats 7
4-speed automatic
345 hp @ 5200 rpm
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NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver4 / 5
    Passenger4 / 5
  • Side Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    DriverNot Rated
    PassengerNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings
    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover
    Rollover3 / 5
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated

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Used 2005 Cadillac Escalade Overview

The Used 2005 Cadillac Escalade is offered in the following submodels: . Available styles include AWD 4dr SUV (6.0L 8cyl 4A), and Rwd 4dr SUV (6.0L 8cyl 4A).

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Price comparisons for Used 2005 Cadillac Escalade trim styles:

  • The Used 2005 Cadillac Escalade Base is priced between $6,990 and$7,599 with odometer readings between 147582 and175632 miles.

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