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2007 Nissan Versa vs. 2007 Saturn Ion: Which One Should I Buy?
Compact cars as a class are generally meant to be commuter vehicles: with excellent gas mileage, an entry-level price point, and decent safety ratings for those who are on the road the majority of their time. These cars...

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I think my car misfired but I'm not sure
Hi there. Quite honestly, this could be several different issues, ranging to an ignition system component failure, like a crankshaft position sensor or ignition coil failure, to internal engine component issues. It's probably a good idea to have a professional...
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My check engine light came on, changed O2 sensor. Check engine light was still on, then three days later went off.
Hi There, The last diagnosis is correct in that the sensor replaced caused the check engine light to turn off. In some cases they do not always turn off immediately and take a bit of driving for the computer to...
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Shifting problem
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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Car is puttering after driving in too high a gear. Stick Shift
Hi there. A situation like you've described could be caused by a sensor that has become loose or the electrical harness connected to it has fallen off. It's also common for an ignition coil pack to become loose when the...
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Transmission slipping
Hi There, In a car with an automatic transmission such as yours, this is often times caused by low transmission fluid, a failing torque converter or in some cases a broken transmission band. Automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to...
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Did my steering wheel locked up because I did not have any oil in my car?
If you are referring to engine oil, lack of engine oil might cause the engine to stop and that would cause loss of power steering. If, though, you are referring to the power steering hydraulic fluid (the PS system uses...
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There's no oil in my car and it's making a loud noise when I drive
Try to add about 3 to 4 quarts of oil to bring it up to full mark and then see if engine noise goes away. You may not have damaged engine yet. If noise continues after adding oil then you...
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I have a 2003 Saturn Ion with a 2.2 ecotec. Recently it has been making a single thud noise when trying to start. It will edvental
Hi there. Sometimes what you are describing is the starter gear not engaging correctly on the flywheel. In other cases, this type of sound upon start up is caused by a drive or serpentine belt pulley that is worn out...
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Should I replace my 2006 Saturn Ion Coupe fuel line for $590? The car also needs a muffler and it has 130K .. is it worth spending
Hello There, You may want to check the Kelly Blue Book website to run the value on your vehicle to determine what it may be worth in your area. This should give you an idea of what it may be...
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My temp goes up when idling, not close to red area but higher then usual, and then back to normal range when driving.
Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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If someone say they don't have a check engine light is that bad or good?
Hi Shamika. Thanks for contacting us today. It's very hard to answer this question with a simple yes or no. When this light is lit, it's because the vehicles on board computer has created or stored an error code created...
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Code P0420
Code P0420 relates to an issue with the catalytic converter performing at a less than optimum level. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When the catalytic...
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i have a 2007 Saturn Ion and the back doors wont open from the inside. I have checked the child locks and they are off. What else
If the child safety locks are not engaged then there is a problem with inside handle or latch is bad. You will need to take door panel off and see if inside handle cable is broke or disconnected from latch....
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Oil in transmission
I would suggest having the transmission flushed to ensure that the oil is removed from the transmission. Transmission fluid contains different detergents that are designed specifically for transmission clutches, which help with shifting. Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) can be petroleum-based,...
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I went through a big puddle and my car stalled out. Now when i crank it it wont start and has a kind of screeching grinding sound.
Hi Darryus. Driving through large puddles or standing water can cause a tremendous amount of electrical and mechanical damage for a car, truck or SUV. The sound you are hearing could be due to metal to metal contact in the...
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I have to code for engine light on, will need a quote
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is telling you the transmission shift solenoid is malfunctioning. This may be due, and is most often due, to a bad transmission shift solenoid. The wiring to the solenoid and the TCM...
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I have to code for engine light on, will need a quote
Code P0700 relates to an error detected in the transmission control system or the transmission control module. A faulty transmission control module may cause a delay in acceleration or erratic shifting of gears. The transmission control module has various sensors...
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I own a 2004 Saturn ion with roughly 240000 miles. won't shift into reverse and I added 5 qts of atf. Can I do without buying new?
Normally when a particular gear will not work at all including reverse, this is usually due to a solenoid or actual damage to the transmission. I would recommend having your transmission inspected by a qualified professional to determine the exact...
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My car has the code p0171 and i fixed multiple things and cleared the code as well and it still shows up
A number of things may cause code P0171 to be triggered. As the code indicates, this means there is a lean fuel condition which may be caused by a lack of fuel supply or in some cases, a vacuum leak....
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Car want start unless boosted, alternator good and battery good, while boosted the car crank in the key off position.
You should request a starter circuit diagnostic to get this resolved. If you want to attempt to diagnose it yourself, first perform a load test on the battery just to be sure that the battery is not an issue. If...

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