1997 Saturn SW2 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Saturn SW2
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1997 Saturn SW2 ProblemsContamination of extended life coolant
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.
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.
1997 Saturn SW2 QuestionsWhat is original battery size? Why would my car get hot ? It seems after adding antifreeze, not circulating? (1 answer)
On my Saturn 1997 wagon SW2, it is leaking gas from the return fuel line in the engine area. I was told that this line (the part) is not available individually, and that I would have to replace the entire fuel line assembly all the fuel lines and am being told it is a special order from GM becau...
1997 Saturn SW2 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.