Showing articles & questions for topic

Related questions

How much to replace both motor mounts and transmission mounts
I'm not 100% certain that the noise would just be your transmission mounts and engine mounts. It sounds like you may have a linkage problem or a further problem with your transmission fluid. If you look at your transmission fluid,...
Service traction control light
Hi, thanks for writing in. Your car is equipped with wheel speed sensors at each of the four wheels which monitor wheel speed while relaying this information constantly to the ABS and traction control system which are controlled by the...
DTC Help Request
You might have a problem with fretting corrosion in the connectors of the modules of the vehicle. There is a technical bulletin out for your Saturn VUE: 09-06-03-004D, dated December 2010 for corrosion in the small connector pins of the...
My car will start but won't accelerate when I push the gas pedal. What would cause this problem?
I would first check to see if your Check Engine Light is illuminated. If so, there are likely trouble codes that have been stored in your vehicle's PCM that may indicate what the problem is. In order to pull these...
Key won't always start the car
Hello there, thank you for asking about your 2006 Saturn Vue. This sounds like the contacts in the ignition switch are worn and not making good contact when turning the key every time. I recommend having the ignition electrical switch...
2005 Saturn Vue A/C was working off & on; today, smoke in cab; disabled A/C, which helped
Hi there, thanks for writing in about your 2005 Saturn Vue. If you see smoke coming out of the vents, then you may have A/C Freon leaking out of the evaporator or the heater core is leaking coolant. You need...
Having issues with car not starting.
You may have a voltage drop from the interior lights or an accessory light is on in the interior of the car. You should have the systems checked and scanned to see what is on when it shouldn't be and...
Car wont start, 2009 Saturn Vue
First, verify the fuel tank is not empty. If you have fuel and the fuel gauge and pump is inoperative, then you may have a bad fuel pump and connector to the fuel pump. If you are still having trouble,...
Car shut off while driving
Without additional information, it is hard to say what could have caused this. Your car has a variety of sensors that can cause it to shut down depending on whether or not everything is functioning correctly. I would suggest having...
My 2008 Saturn Vue has lost power steering briefly twice on right turns. The fluid was checked no leaks.
Hello. If you are losing power steering on turns, then you may have a belt tensioner issue causing the power steering pump to have low pressure when turning. Have the belt and tensioner checked.
Hold button flashing, no a/c,and temp gauge not functioning
Hello. This can be caused by a few different things. Most of the time it is caused by low refrigerant in the system, but I have seen a lot of these switches fail as well as the pressure switches in...
When the car is about to just fully stop it makes a squeaking noise to what seems to be in the rear breaks
Hello. This is likely the result of the brake pads wearing down to the "wear mark" which a certain thickness on the brake pads designed to alert when it is times to consider replacing the brake pads. This is not...
Car starts, gears change, car won't go.
Hello, thanks for writing in. From what you describe, it would appear that your vehicle may be having transmission issues. The symptoms you are experiencing can be caused by a wide variety of things. A few common causes are a...
2002 sturn vue no start
Hello there, many faults will cause your 2002 Saturn Vue to crank no start. The most common causes of a crank no start are the battery, starter, battery cable, ignition switch, fuel pump, wiring harness, or fuel filter. A qualified...
Electrical issue
Thanks for writing in about your 2006 Saturn. It looks like you've inspected all of the usual suspects, but one item you might want to look at is the battery temperature sensor. Battery temperature sensors detect the temperature of the...
Noise - 2004 Saturn Vue
Many times when a wheel bearing is going bad it can appear as if the sound is coming from the opposite side of where it is actually coming from. The best way is to have the wheels lifted off of...
What to do if the CV joint is not able to be removed from transaxle?
Hello. If the axle will not come out of the transmission, then there may be an internal transmission issue. If the axle or output bearing has gotten hot enough then they may seize together. The most important thing is that...
upper intake valley puddles with oil, no seal leakages, misfire at #3,5,6...
A misfire can be caused by a variety of reasons such as a vacuum leak, dirty fuel injectors, a weak fuel pump (low fuel pressure), a faulty fuel pressure regulator, fouled spark plugs, bad spark plug wires, or weak ignition...
I'm getting 38 psi to the fuel rail but no fuel from the injectors
Hi, thanks for writing in. The fuel pressure should be between 50 to 60 psi or the injectors will not open. You may have a leaking fuel pressure regulator or the fuel pump cannot produce enough pressure and needs to...
My Speed Sensor is not working-
Sensors are made of plastic and plastic doesn't like to be warmed and cooled. Which is exactly what is happening you your car everyday. Normally, plastics will last a 100,000 miles or so. With a new sensor, it is not...

Need a mechanic?

Our certified mobile mechanics make house calls in over 700 U.S. cities. Fast, free online quotes for your car repair.

Get a quote

Post a question and get free advice from our certified mechanics.

Ask a question