1999 Saturn SW1 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Saturn SW1

1999 Saturn SW1 Problems

Front Brake Rotor Wear Can Cause Pulsations

Front brake rotors can wear causing a pulsation felt in the brake pedal. Our technicians often recommend replacement of the front rotors and brake pads as the best option to correct this condition.

Flush brake fluid every 60,000 miles

Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.

Transmission Fluid Leak From Cooler Line

An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this type of leak.

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1999 Saturn SW1 Questions

How to get rid of ticking noise .Tried almost everything.Runs fine otherwise (2 answers)

Only things I haven't tried is taking lifters apart and cleaning them or having lifters replaced with new ones.Please advise pretty good novice weekend mechanic.Thanks

My 99 Saturn SW1 keep dying and the RPM keep jumping (1 answer)

The RPM are jumping the car will not even make it up the street and it make a loud nose when you pres on the gas

trany compatibility (1 answer)

can i put a 92 saturn twin cam transmission into a 1.9 1999 sw1?

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1999 Saturn SW1 Recalls

Recall 99V280000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE VEHICLES DO NOT COMPLY WITH REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 210, "SEAT BELT ASSEMBLY ANCHORAGES." SOME OF THE VEHICLES WERE PRODUCED WITH SEAT BELT SHOULDER GUIDE ANCHOR BOLTS THAT WERE NOT ADEQUATELY TIGHTENED AT THE CENTER PILLAR AND COULD FALL OUT, MA...

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1999 Saturn SW1 Reviews

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In 1999 a new from the factory, Saturn SW1 w/5 speed trans arrived in Orlando Florida. I always kept it serviced. It served me well as my dog Bisou and I traveled all around Florida and several apartment moves. The olny reason I sold it in 2009, was I was moving back to France and my best friend ever... needed a car after his wife died. He loves it and has driven it to Quebec Canada and back...

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