Saturn SL Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Saturn SL
Verified by mechanics, reported by drivers like you
Ask a mechanic in our community
Saturn SL ProblemsNoise From Front of Engine Due to Timing Chain
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.
The alternator may fail causing the charge light to illuminate. Driving with this condition will eventually cause the engine to stall due to low system voltage.
Saturn SL Questionscar started shaking while i was at a complete stop the shut off what is promble (2 answers)
The car started shaking while i was at a complete stop then it shut off i started the car back up and it was idling rough and shaking. i drove it home but it was like i was running on 1 or 2 cylinders the service engine soon light came on and stayed on. What could be the problem.
It only makes the noise sporadically it sounds like something may be loose but I don't see anything
Saturn SL RecallsFront Seat Back Can Fall Backwards
The front seat back may fall backwards partially due to a worn gear in the recliner mechanism. Dealers will replace the front seat recliner mechanisms free of charge to resolve the problem.
The brake pedal pad may fracture and come apart from the brake pedal arm, causing difficulty braking. Dealers will inspect and replace the brake pedal assembly as needed free of charge to resolve the concern.