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Saturn SW1 Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 9 Saturn SW1 recalls between 1993 and 1999. Learn if your Saturn SW1 is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 14, 2002

The front seat backs can fall backwards partially due to wear in the recliner mechanism.

General Motors contacted customers starting in January 2003. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The General Motors recall number is 02056. The Saturn recall number is 03C04.

Summary on October 29, 1999
Summary on March 13, 1999
RepairPal Expert Overview on December 7, 1998

The horn could fail, resulting in it not being available for the driver to use. Also, upon failing, the horn can overheat and cause a fire in the engine compartment.

Recalls on your Saturn must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in December 1998. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 8, 1997

The key may be able to be removed from the ignition lock cylinder with the switch in the run position. This can cause difficulty turning the vehicle off properly.

Recalls on your Saturn must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in April, 1997. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 12, 1996

The welds on the roof panels may not be sufficient to prevent separation in an accident, causing injury to occupants.

Recalls on your Saturn must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in February 1996. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

Summary on October 27, 1994
Summary on August 6, 1993
RepairPal Expert Overview on March 9, 1993

The brakes may fail to apply due to a faulty brake booster.

General Motors contacted owners of affected vehicles beginning in March 1993. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.