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96 saturn sl2, sometimes wont turn over, sometimes starts fine

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It sounds like it's time to get your car a new starter. But you might want to clean and make sure that your battery terminals have a good connection.and,that your battery and alternator aren't going bad. auto zone will test those things for you for free if you take your car to one of there stores.that way your sure you are fixing the right problem.

Posted on Feb 16, 2012

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SOURCE: My 2001 Saturn SL2 will not start. The car will

changed sprak plugs and spark plug wires.

Posted on Feb 18, 2009

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SOURCE: my saturn sl2 is shifting hard on his bad days

Yes, with another transmission...they have a problem with the valve body going bad. Go with a junk yard trany. Just make sure that it has low mileage. $700 is a ball park figure...$700 for labor.

Posted on Oct 29, 2009

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SOURCE: 1999 Saturn SL2 trouble starting occasionally.

This is a fuel related problem.

Replace the fuel pump.

Posted on Dec 14, 2009

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SOURCE: 1999 saturn sl2 transmission wont shift from 1st gear

Your valve body and possibly input shaft nut need to be replaced. The valve body's booster valve is worn down and won't create pressure. Before it went completely out it slammed on the input shaft nut and loosened it.

You need to replace the valve body and retorque the input shaft nut. The transmission is not junk. The above needs to be replaced and change the filter and fluid and do it every 20K miles.

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SOURCE: 96 saturn sl2 won't start

i checked the compressson of the eng ,know the car dont start

Posted on Apr 26, 2010

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