1996 Saturn SL Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Saturn SL
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1996 Saturn SL ProblemsStalling/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.
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.
1996 Saturn SL Questionswhat could it be if your coils and plugs and wires and icm are all new and repla (2 answers)
replaced and there is still one plug not getting a spark ,so it continues to bog and shake n missfire intermittently n getting worse.its running a biut better but its not fixed?
I used to take it around the block just to circulate all the fluids and one day I tried to start it and it wouldn't do anything
I have a 1996 Saturn wagon
1996 Saturn SL RecallsHorn Failure
The horn could fail and overheat. resulting in a possible engine compartment fire. Dealers will replace the horn assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.
The roof panel welds may not be sufficiently made to prevent panel separation in an accident. Dealers will reinforce the roof flange with structural fasteners free of charge to resolve the concern.