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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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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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My 20
Hi there. Typically when you have an inconsistent ignition problem like you've described, it is caused by a loose fitting electrical component; either within the ignition system or the battery or electrical system. Some common problem components include ignition relay...
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What is the purpose of testing to see if the cooling fan works
Testing to see if the cooling fan works will typically indicate a few things. It may indicate whether or not the cooling fans are coming on at the correct temperatures which may be indicated by a temperature switch that sends...
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I have a 07 Saturn ion 2 and my car it won't move all gears work but it just want take off I need help please
Hello, thank you for writing in. The first assumption we make when the vehicle does not move while in gear, is that the transmission fluid is low. Start by checking the level and the condition of the fluid. If it...
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2005 Saturn Ion has a hard time starting, indles roughly and then dies.
Hi there. The ticking noise in this case most likely was coming from the cylinder heads (or the top of the engine) and the components inside that were not receiving enough lubricant (oil) as the engine runs. Most of the...
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Will the working motor from my 2004 Saturn Ion 2 L fit the transmission in my 2003 Saturn Ion 2 L
Hi there. We get this type of question quite a bit. In most cases, the engines themselves will fit just fine and will be compatible with the transmission. However, the issues that always occur is linking with the ECU, fuel...
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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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