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Saturn SL2 Timing Chain May Come Into Contact With Timing Cover and Make Noise

Saturn SL2 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002

Engine Affected: 1.9L 4 Cylinder DOHC


The timing chain may come into contact with the timing cover, causing noise in the engine. Replacement of worn timing chain components will be necessary to correct this concern.

  • tj75, , 1.9L 4 Cylinder DOHC, 179,000 mi

    the chain came in contact wit the cover. had a new chain put on. now its leaking major oil and they said i needed a new cover. will the chsin hitting the cover damage it?

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