1999 Saturn SC1 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Saturn SC1
- Why wont my 5 speed shift into1st or 2nd gear
- My 5 speed will not shift into 1st or 2nd gear what might be the reason?
- why after driveing for short times does acceleration go high then wont start up
- My '99 SC1 starts right up at times but mostly has to crank for several seconds
- service engine light on no trouble codes car runs fine
1999 Saturn SC1 Problems
An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this type of leak.
The front struts may show signs of wear, or be excessively bouncy ride at freeway speeds. This may begin to occur at around 75,000 miles.
The timing chain may come into contact with the timing cover, causing noise in the engine. Replacement of worn timing chain components will be necessary to correct this concern.
1999 Saturn SC1 Questions
I'm thinking the gas is draining back to the tank and it's taking time to build pressure again. A friend suggested possibly a fuel return module. Does this car have one? Is there an inline filter that would act as a check valve?
1999 Saturn SC1 Recalls
1999 Saturn SC1 Reviews
I bought this car brand new so I’ve had it for 10 years. It’s the 2nd Saturn I’ve bought. The first I had for 8 years, so yes I am a loyal Saturn driver. This one is just shy of 100,000 miles and I believe with good maintenance it will double that. (Mine looks like the one in the photo, but the photo does not do it justice!!) PROS: looks good, still sporty looking, body has no rust becaus...