1999 Saturn SC2 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Saturn SC2

1999 Saturn SC2 Problems

Rubber Transmission Cooler Lines Can Leak Fluid

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.

Stalling/Charge Light Illumination Due to Failed Alternator

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.

Timing Chain May Come Into Contact With Timing Cover and Make Noise

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.

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1999 Saturn SC2 Questions

I need the complete sunroof and all the parts where can I get everything . (1 answer)

The window is completely gone. Is there a lift up type for my sc2 saturn? If not all the parts and the window

how to retrieve a master slave cylinder push rod that broke off inside transaxle (1 answer)

So i was replacing the master slave cylinder push rod in my 1999 sc2 when i knocked it loose and it fell into the transmission!!! any idea on how to get pull it out without dropping tranny?

I barely passed CA smog after a new catalytic converter. The car runs great. (2 answers)

I don't want to lose the car. It has lower compression, 150 instead of 180, so probably head gasket leaks some, but it has fine power for me. Have new O2 sensors, had carbon buildup cleaned out, new plugs etc., but it was still close to high on carbon output. Is there a way to upgrade th...

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1999 Saturn SC2 Reviews

My wife bought the car new. Now has 71K miles. No need to change the oil, just the filter. It needs one quart of oil every 1000 miles. Loud engine, shakes very bad. Horn will sound for no reason then burn out (on my third horn). Automatic shifting is terribble, 3 sec hesitation when engine is cold. No heat in the winter. Need to fill tires up with air every three weeks, factor rims suck...

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