2001 Saturn SL1 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Saturn SL1
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2001 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.
2001 Saturn SL1 QuestionsVehicle shuts off and it's knocking (1 answer)
Vehicle shuts off and is knocking
The cable behind the dash broke which causes my air conditioner to only blow through the front vent. I cannot change it to defrost or to my feet. Does anybody know what that cable is called so I can get a replacement? I got it checked out and the repairman said it was the cable, but didn't te...