1997 Saturn SL1 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Saturn SL1
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1997 Saturn SL1 ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 30,000 miles and the spark plug boots should be checked for hot spots and cracks.
You may be able to prevent transmission problems by servicing the transmission and inspecting the fluid every 30,000 miles. If the fluid is dark or burned then the transmission system should be completely flushed.
1997 Saturn SL1 QuestionsIts running hot, where do I put the water? (1 answer)
My car would not start. But everything in my car was still working. The lights, radio, air etc.So I replaced the alternator. They returned my car, it was running hot and water was gushing from a hose. He also said that a fan would not shut off. But when he put water in the car he only put wat...
Car running hot fan not coming on what could it be?
1997 Saturn SL1 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 key may come out of the ignition key cylinder switch while in the run position. Dealers will inspect the ignition cylinder and re-code the cylinder as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.