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My car is a saturn vue 05. It starts will shift all gears. But it's not moving when I put into gear. Even in natural it won't move
Hi there. Let's begin with the "N" position for the gear selector. That is neutral, or no direction meaning that the car does not move on its own power in that gear; only if you and possibly help from friends...
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03 Saturn Vue has drive in every position even park no park gear or neutral
Hi there. It sounds like the main valve on the transmission is not functioning properly and it may be out of alignment keeping the transmission in gear all the time and not making the transmission want to shift into any...
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My saturn will idle at about 300-450 rpm and then eventually shut off.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low...
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The reduced engine power light is on 2005 Saturn Vue
Hi there - there is a Technical Service Bulletin (#251079), associating wiring problems with a Check Engine problem code and Reduced Power behavior. Check with your Saturn service center for further information on this condition. If this is not the...
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grinding noises
Hi there. What you are describing is commonly caused by wheel bearings that need to be replaced. Wheel bearings enable wheels on a car to spin freely and stay secured to the car. Cars have four wheel bearings, one located...
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Flashing check engine light after repairs
Hello Stephanie, thank you for writing in. Unfortunately your situation is complicated, and resolution may not be as easy as we would like. Due to the repairs they performed pertaining to the fuel, spark, and cooling system, it is difficult...
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Idling issues
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve causing your engine idle to fluctuate and eventually stall. The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that...
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Illuminum scraping or ticking when warming up and driving it out of driveway but then stops, whats the problem??
The noise sounds like a lifter tapping on the engine. This is caused by dirty engine oil and or a plugged oil filter. I recommend servicing the engine oil and filter first. If the noise continues, then I recommend seeking...
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Where is the crankshaft position sensor location?
The crankshaft position sensor is located on the driver side of the engine and in the back by the transmission on the engine. If you need further assistance with your crankshaft position sensor, then seek out a professional, such as...
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My headlights won't turn off
A fault in the circuit, such as a stuck closed (fused) switch or relay is causing the circuit to stay powered on even after you have commanded the circuit off through the combination switch. To isolate the faulty component, please...
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Changed the oil yesterday. Started car this morning and it is pouring out white smoke. Gasket? Too much oil? Not losing coolant
The 5W-30 oil should be removed from the engine because that viscosity is not recommended for your car. However, the wrong viscosity oil does not account for the smoke. You can verify whether the oil level is too high, or...
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Wheel bearing replacement
Hi there. It might be a better idea for you to request a quote to have your wheel bearings replaced by one of our mobile mechanics. We always use high quality OEM or certified aftermarket parts for every service we...
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Reading 9 different codes
Hello, and thank you for writing in. With a misfire detected on all cylinders, you need to direct your attention to a component that can cause the entire engine to struggle. Considering you have an EVAP code as well, and...
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My engine is shaking and smelling like gas and my exhaust is real smokey and it's driving slow won't speed up
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like you may have a clogged catalytic converter. A clogged or failing catalytic converter can cause the vehicle to have poor fuel economy. As you may already know, the catalytic converter converts toxic...
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Car hopping at stops and stalling
Hi there. When you feel the brake pedal pulsate and create a 'jumping' type of feel, it's typically caused by an ABS system sensor failure (if this is noticed in the brake pedal itself). However, if the engine or entire...
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Reduction of power light is on
Hi there. The Power reduction warning light typically illuminates when the ECU detects a fault and triggers a trouble code. In order to determine what caused the light to illuminate, you'll need to have a professional mechanic complete a check...
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Abs module is no good. I have another one from junk yard with the same year and FWD and engine. Will it work?
Hi there. As long as the ABS module is the same design and has the same ports on it then it will work just fine on your vehicle. Be sure to bleed all of the brake lines after replacing the...
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Transmission lost all fluid I refilled it and now you step on gas and car wont go. 2003 Saturn Vue
Hello - if the vehicle was driven any distance with low fluid, major damage could have occurred. If the transmission now has a proper, clean fluid level, and won't move in any gear, there is likely serious damage. I would...
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Car making a funny sound
Hi there. One of the most common sources of 'strange and consistent' noises are the drive, serpentine or AC belts, pulley's and tensioners that are loose or damaged. There are several of these on your Saturn, so it would probably...
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2006 saturn vue will start and shut off within 5 seconds of being on
Hi There, This can happen for a few different reasons such as a faulty or dirty mass air flow sensor, a faulty fuel pump relay or in some cases a bad ignition coil. I would suggest having a professional from...

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