2001 Saturn SL2 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Saturn SL2
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2001 Saturn SL2 ProblemsTiming 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.
The rubber section of an automatic transmission cooler line may develop a fluid leak . In some cases the leaking section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced 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.
2001 Saturn SL2 QuestionsWhy does the bumpy road feel so hard in the front end? (1 answer)
The humming noise starts either when outside temperature is warm or hot or when the car warms up and the sound comes and goes while driving. Noticed when braking the sound starts or stops. The humming is high pitched. Just recently had car checked and they thought it was caused by a hole in th...