Noise From Front of Engine Due to Timing Chain on Saturn SC2

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.

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Average mileage: 145,649 (98,000–219,000)
Engine affected: 1.9L 4 Cylinder DOHC
10 model years affected: 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, more1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
15 people reported this problem
2 people shared problem details
2002 Saturn SC2- 1.9L 4 Cylinder DOHC151,246
Makes rattle noise when taking off then goes away after about 15 mph
2002 Saturn SC2138,000
I keep hearing a rattling noise from my car and I was told it was my timing chain.
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