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Crack in oil pan
Hi there. A crack in the oil pan will definitely cause a substantial leak on any engine. The most common leaks on this engine are the front and rear seals, but those are not typically too bad. If an oil...
Error code p1516 with check engine and reduced engine power unable to drive over 30mph car is revving up put no power
The code P1516 is is for the throttle position sensor. It looks like the car's computer is putting the engine in "failsafe mode" to prevent the car from being driven much further. A technician would need to examine the system...
I am trying to push the vehicle out of a tow away zone. It's in neutral; but will not move.
Try checking to be sure the parking brake is not set. Other than the parking brake or being in gear still, there is no reason the car should not roll.
Power Steering leak from passenger side.
The power steering pump and high pressure hose is on the left side, and the steering gear has boots on both sides that could leak. The most common failure is the high pressure hose is leaking. The system would need...
Hard shifting between lower gears
Hey there, thanks for writing in about your 2000 Saturn LS2. This sounds like a common symptom of a transmission valve body not working correctly. The valve body of a transmission directs traffic when it comes to hydraulic fluid in...
Trouble starting when the engine warms up, humming noise
Thanks for writing in about your 2000 Saturn LS2. This sounds like an ignition module or a starter problem. When the ignition module or starter are subjected to extreme heat when faulty, it will cause the same symptoms you are...
Problem with the dash and gauges when driving on a bumpy road
This can often times happen when the ABS system is activated which is usually activated when driving over rough surfaces or bumps. The ABS system will trigger warning lights and typically cause a momentary lapse in traction control as the...
Grinding noise in the left wheel well on the front of the car
This is tough to tell without taking the wheels off and inspecting the rotors up close. You may want to check the pads and rotors for any debris lodged in them which may be rubbing against the rotors. If you...
Car started making loud noise, oil changed prior to this
Hey there, thanks for writing in about your 2000 Saturn LS2. This can happen at times when the car has been sitting for a period of time. Hydraulic lifters help to operate the camshaft, which opens and closes the valves...

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