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Saturn SL1 Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

Saturn SL1 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002

Average Mileage: 180,750 mi (149,000 mi - 218,000 mi)


Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

  • Visitor, , 149,000 mi

    Check engine light came on, required only a gas cap replacement.

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  • SkeeterVT, , 218,000 mi

    This isn't unusual for a car that's 12 years old. I just had to replace my Saturn's gas cap because after 12 years, its seal had become worn out and caused the check-engine light to come on.

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