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.
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1998 Saturn SC2
1998 Saturn SC2 Problems
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.
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.
Front brake rotors can wear causing a pulsation felt in the brake pedal. Our technicians often recommend replacement of the front rotors and brake pads as the best option to correct this condition.
The alternator may fail causing the charge light to illuminate. Driving with this condition will eventually cause the engine to stall due to low system voltage.
1998 Saturn SC2 Questions and Answers
My engine stutters when taking off & cold....gets better
as temp warms up. I have changed the plugs...#1-2-3 look
good....#4 is black. What might be this cause?
Moon roof leaks does not open or close, also the ignition key is stuck, key wont come out,
i had absolutely no trouble removing the old cylinder. it popped right out as simple as the manuel said. but for some reason the new cylinder will not pop in the same way. am i doing something wrong?
My sc2 dash lights are wacky. They are on when the headlights are off and then go off when you turn the headlights on.... just when you need them to be on. Checked all fuses. Can't find problem.
When ignition key turned -- nothing! No solenoid click -- no lights dim, no curent to scanner. All equipment, headlights, horn,wipers, air, etc works. Some lights in instrument panel comes on when...