1998 Saturn SL Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Saturn SL

1998 Saturn SL Problems

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.

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.

Front Brake Rotor Wear Can Cause Pulsations

Front brake rotors can wear causing a pulsation felt in the brake pedal. Our technicians tell us this condition is best corrected by replacement of the front rotors and brake pads.

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1998 Saturn SL Questions

Three of my monitors are not set and are preventing me for having my car tested. (1 answer)

How can I set or ready one of the following? Evap, O2, or Cat monitors? I need to have one more set as I'm allowed to have two that are not ready.

I have tried several different starts, driven several hundred miles and I do no have a check engine light and still get over 30 mpg as car run...

When I unlock my car the panic button sometimes goes off and the car wont start (1 answer)

How can I fix this

how do you replace the fuel tank pressure sensor in a 1998 saturn sl? (1 answer)

the car sometimes goes dead when at stop sign or light. codes read bad fuel tank pressure sensor

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