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2004 Saturn Ion Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 10, 2014

On certain vehicles, the key can be removed from the ignition when it is not in the "off" position.

As of this writing General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14113.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 31, 2014

Power steering assist could be lost unexpectedly. Should this occur, steering ability would be maintained but would require much more effort.

General Motors will notify the owners of the affected vehicles beginning April 28, 2014. If you don't receive notification and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 140115.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 10, 2014

While driving, the ignition switch can move out of the "run" position. As a result the engine would stall and the airbags would not deploy in the event of a crash.

As of this writing, General Motors has not yet release a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. This recall developed in stages. The General Motors recall number for vehicles involved in the initial recall is 13454. 14063 for those that are part of the expansion. Until recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key ring, including any key fobs, leaving only the vehicle key.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 17, 2004

The front turn signal/day time running lights may not work as expected.

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning November 17, 2004. If you are experiencing problems with the front turn signals/daytime running lights and you don't receive notification, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 9, 2004

On some supercharged Ion models, the hard fuel line to the engine could crack and leak fuel. If this happens, there would be an noticeable fuel odor. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.

Please contact your GM dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 6, 2004

Some welds on the passenger side of the vehicle do not meet the engineering specification. Long term durability of the joint may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

No action is required, all vehicles were in the dealers' possession.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 30, 2003

Vehicles equipped with 2.2L 4-cylinder engine could develop a fuel leak from the fuel filter.

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning December, 30 2003. If you are experiencing a fuel leak and/or smell, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 30, 2003

The power windows and sunroof may operate with the ignition switch off, even after the front passenger door has been opened.

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning December 30, 2003. If the power windows and sunroof continue to operate when they should not, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.