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Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Saturn Oil Life Monitor indicates when and what service your car needs.
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How can I pop The hood to my truck if the car battery is dead?
Hi Rosa. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Popping the hood on your Vue is a two-step process. First, you need to release the hood latch inside your Vue - which is located on the left side of your driver seat...
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2005 Sturn L300. Went over a speed bump, I lost power steering and the car RPM's went to 0. Lights turn on, car won't start .
Hi Benjamin. Thanks for contacting us today. It really depends on what was hit or "bottomed out" when you hit the speed bump that might indicate a source. Sometimes, a starter relay will become damaged or the starter motor itself...
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What is the trigger wire to my factory amp in my ( i believe its an ls2 or sl2 ) 2000 saturn
I would recommend looking at a wiring diagram for the radio system of your vehicle to determine the exact cause of this issue. Diagnosing this issue would be nearly impossible without doing so unfortunately.
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I have a 2003 suturn l200, I went to get my water pump fixed and now I'm Running low on oil. Can that be related to getting my w
Hi Angelica. Thanks for reaching out today. Odds are that the water pump issue and low oil level is not related. However, the water pump is attached to the front of the engine, where the crankshaft seal is located. Most...
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Car started on Thursday ran fine to the bank.came out of the bank went to start it and nothing happened it didn't even turn over.
Starters sometimes develop "bad spots" on the armature (of the starter motor). That causes intermittent, unreliable operation just like what you are experiencing. The problem is easily diagnosed and the solution can be implemented at the same time (install a...
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Fuel pump
It sounds like you may not have any power going to the fuel pump relay. The relay wires should have ground on two wires, power on one wire and switched power on another wire. To activate the fuel pump your...
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2003 saturn vue want stay crunk up shuts off in traffics when i crank it it just turn over have to wait a while cant cut it off
If the fuel filter was not replaced when the fuel pump was replaced, this could be part of your issue. If the fuel filter is clogged up and dirty, this can cause a restriction in the fuel system and prevent...
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overheating problem
Hi Emelia. Thanks for contacting us tonight. It is likely that your problem is that the vehicle has overheated. If the car has overheated, it tends to have steam come from the radiator or a broken hose. Depending on how...
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I have a 2009 Saturn aura 2.4l 4cyl when I start the car the rpms go to 4,000 without my touching the gas pedal.
Hi Dylan. Thanks for contacting us today. There are two likely reasons for this. Either the idle control valve is damaged or the ECU is sending false data to the throttle body or electronic throttle control. It is probably best...
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Buying my first saturn used
If the clutch is actually slipping,you will be able to hear the engine speed increase even though the speed of the car does not. If your car has a tachometer, you will see the engine speed go up, but not...
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My car ran out of oil and i added to much
You should drain oil until if is on full line and then let engine run to clear excessive oil from engine cylinders and exhaust to burn off oil. Then see if engine oil light stays out and the engine is...
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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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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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how much is it to fix the lock cylinder for ignition
To remove and replace just the lock cylinder probably costs in the range of $150 to $250. However, to obtain a precise quote, please refer to YourMechanic's service request page and a detailed written quote will be provided. If you...
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Popping/thud sound while braking and pulling in garage. I can also feel it in the pedal.
What you are describing sounds like a failing CV joint. A CV (Constant Velocity) joint is a shaft that connects the transmission to the wheels, essentially transferring the power from the drive train directly to the wheels. The CV joint...
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Loud grinding noise coming from front right tire.
It sounds like you may have a wheel bearing that may be close to locking or freezing up, which can generate an enormous amount of heat. This may eventually be enough heat to cause the wheel studs to break as...
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I had a water pump replaced by you guys in July 2017. now am hearing a loud squeaking noise coming from the belt area near the w
Hi Johnnie, Thank you so much for contacting YourMechanic! We do apologize that you are experiencing this issue with your vehicle. Quote #1778599 has been forwarded to our Customer Resolution Team for review and a member from that department will...
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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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My car died. I'm worried I'll have to replace my engine.
Hi Emily. Thanks for contacting us tonight. If the engine stopped running and there is a lot of oil sprayed under the hood, then it's likely that you've experienced a rather significant oil line or mechanical component failure. When the...

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