2002 Saturn Vue Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Saturn Vue
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2002 Saturn Vue ProblemsValve Cover Gaskets May Leak Oil
A burning smell may develop due to an oil leak form one or both valve cover gaskets. Resealing the valve cover will generally correct this concern. However, the valve covers should be inspected and replaced if damaged.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate. At this time, RepairPal cannot confirm a recall for this gas cap issue.
The engine valve cover gaskets may develop and engine oil leak. A burning smell may be noted from the engine area if the type of leak were to occur.
2002 Saturn Vue QuestionsI can't find CKKP Sensor "A". Can you tell me another name for this sensor?Thank (1 answer)
I searched and found a couple different kind and I can't tear old one out till I have new one in hand, because I have to remove battery to get to it.
Car runs for about fifteen minutes then shuts down. It won't restart unless it sits for about 20 to 30 mins. After it starts it just repeats same thing over and over again.
2002 Saturn Vue RecallsIgnition Lock Cylinder Concern
These vehicles are being recalled because it may be possible for the key to be removed from the ignition when the ignition is not in the "Off" position. If this were to occur the vehicle could roll away unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the vehicle to see if the key can be pulled out when the ignition is off. If it can, dealers will replace the ignition cylinder and keys to correct this concern. Note: Until a vehicle has been remedied, owners and operators are advised that when exiting, to be sure that the vehicle is in "Park," or in the case of a manual transmission, that the vehicle is in the "Reverse" position and the parking brake is engaged.