Car Problem Reports

Saturn SL Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

Saturn SL Problem
9 Reports
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Model Years Affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002

Average Mileage: 119,000 mi (69,000 mi - 169,000 mi)


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

  • Visitor, , 69,000 mi

    the light comes on &machanic turns it off 10 mins later its bk on,been doing this ever since th 2 wk after i bouight itits bk on now,.i love my car but not the aggervation of the (check engine )light kleeps comen on &the key keep messing up,takes 3-4 trys to ghet the car started &i've use 3 different keys thinking they wore out but thats crap cause i don't drive in winter,only 69000 mile
    janet bradley,,,,,,315-525-5782

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  • gigi2534, , 169,000 mi

    Bought replacement gas cap. Took about 2 days for light to go out--might not go off right away.

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