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

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 146,892 (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
17 people reported this problem
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rumbling noise in engine, passenger side. stops after take off.
Makes rattle noise when taking off then goes away after about 15 mph
I keep hearing a rattling noise from my car and I was told it was my timing chain.