1996 Saturn SL1 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Saturn SL1
- How long a timing chain will last before needs to be replace?
- How can u tell when u need a new feul pump
- It takes me to hold the gas pedal to the floor for it to start in when it do
- The car is sputtering between 25 and 40 what could the problem be
- Why so hard to open rear passenger door from the outside?
1996 Saturn SL1 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.
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.
1996 Saturn SL1 Questions
My car won't start unless I hold the gas pedal to the floor.
Next morning, car wouldn't start. The key turns, but it won't turn over. It's not making any sounds. The lights are not coming on, all electronic parts of car won't work. I don't know if it's the alternator or the battery. Any suggestions?
1996 Saturn SL1 Reviews
I've owned several cars of various makes, but this one by far is the best I've had the pleasure of driving. Got it in January 2006 with 160000 on the odometer. It now has 263000 miles. I have replaced some suspension parts, as one should on a car with that high of mileage. A 5-speed manual, shifting is easy and smooth. Clutch may have been replaced prior to me buying it, I'm not sure, but ei...
I've had this car 11 years has 152K on it and only had to do minor maintance, oil changes, brake, tires, tune up etc. great car for the money, it's been good to me for sure.
is a great car