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ion-ic girl - 2006 Saturn Ion - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 9/16/2012I have never had any issues with my Saturn to date, however I was driving and all of a sudden, it would not drive! Everytime I touched the accelerator, it would rev like I was in neutral and not go forward, but was still able to reverse. I repeatedly turned the ...
Chris - 2007 Saturn Vue - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 9/14/2012My key won't turn in the switch unless I try to turn steering wheel as I do it. This has been happening for month or so. What is up?
kimi - 1995 Saturn SL2 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 9/11/2012
miss the saturns - 2002 Saturn L200 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 9/8/2012
Gunny - 2002 Saturn SC1 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 8/23/2012If I push in the clutch and let the engine go to idle the noise stays the same. Wheel bearing? They seem ok. Any suggestions?
Marcus - 2001 Saturn SC1 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 8/17/2012ALL AT ONCE CAN'T GET IT IN ANY GEAR BUT 2ND
Bob - 2000 Saturn SL - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 8/10/2012
trentcon - 2004 Saturn Ion-1 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 7/21/2012My cars transmision is the following: 2.2L (opt L61, opt M86). A ion 2006 transmission is a M86 (they have this in common as well as same engine). What would happen if I used this transmission with my current 2004 engine? new trans car vin 1g8az55f66z146504 and the ...
jaz - 2001 Saturn SL - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 7/14/2012
Sheila - 2002 Saturn L100 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 7/12/2012When you put the car in reverse, it feels like you hit the breaks when you push the gas peddle down. My brother-in-law got code 1810
aimeeford14 - 1998 Saturn SC2 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 7/4/2012
Joe Belbeck - 1992 Saturn SL1 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 7/4/2012I have recently checked the wheel and hub for signs wheel baring going out. And the tires are new and reg. maintained. Brakes and cylinder are good. Is there any clues at to what it is? And maybe explaination on how to self diagnose the issue?
ROB - 2001 Saturn SL1 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 7/3/2012
7/2/2012 Spoon SportsPossible Causes
Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) Level not OK
Transmission Sealing faulty
Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) dirty
Torque Converter faulty or incorrect Torque Converter installed
Solenoid Valve 7 (N94)/Pressure Regulating Valve 4 (N218) faulty
Torque Converter Pressure Valve faulty
Valve for Torque Converter Clutch faulty
Torque Converter Lock-Up Clutch faulty/worn our
Check Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) Level
Check Transmission Sealing
Check Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF)
Check Torque Converter
Check Solenoid Valve 7 (N94)/Pressure Regulating Valve 4 (N218)
Check Torque Converter Pressure Valve
Check Valve for Torque Converter Clutch
Check Torque Converter Lock-Up Clutch
7/3/2012 HouseCallAuto1. Inspect the harness between the transaxle and the main loom. Open the pigtail and try to stretch the wires.
2. Test the transaxle Torque Converter Clutch (TCC) solenoid resistance. Test from terminal E to terminal K. Compare to F to G and then A to B.
3. If the resistance from E to K does not match the other 2, the TCC solenoid is defective.
The wires are prone to breaking inside the insulation.
shonah - 1997 Saturn SC2 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 6/26/2012It is stuck in the last gear she hit which appears to be 3rd or 4th and it can't be changed..like it has become disconnected.. what could be the cause?
johnprice - 2004 Saturn Ion-2 - Transmissions & Drivetrains - 6/26/2012i believe the neutral safety switch or shifting linkage needs adjusting???????