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.
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1997 Saturn SW2
1997 Saturn SW2 Problems
The power steering hoses commonly leak fluid. Any leaking hoses should be replaced.
The front struts may show signs of wear, or be excessively bouncy ride at freeway speeds. This may begin to occur at around 75,000 miles.
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.
Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
1997 Saturn SW2 Questions and Answers
When I press down on the brake pedal I feel a vibration on my foot. The vibration stops just before the car stops and the car stops just fine. What might be causing this vibration?
My liftgate wiper blade does not make contact with the glass. I recently had the wiper blade changed. I'm thinking that the install may have bent the arm. I cannot seem to remove the wiper arm...
1997 Saturn SW2 wagon 1.9L DOHC. The service engine soon light comes on in wet and damp weather. Recently the rear window defogger also will not function in damp or wet weather. Dealerships all aro...
What can I expect to pay for a front subframe and where can I get one.
1997 Saturn SW2 Reviews
I just purchased the car had 126000 miles, transmission shifts good except torque converter does not lockup.Wondering if brakelight switch could be bad. Dana
So far it has been a reliable car.
Quirky, but very reliable, second owner.