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My Saturn 1997 SL1 doen't like to start

My car is Saturn 1997 SL1 single overhead cam shaft. The battery is new, the starter is new, new ignition cables, new spark plugs, new air filter, new fuel filter and the car is cranking, but doesn't like to start. Please advise.
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  • Anonymous Nov 14, 2008

    Put in a new crank shaft position sensor & it should fix your problem!!!!!

  • paulamcneil Mar 11, 2009

    I also have a 1997 SL1 that won't start but has power to the coils. I have tried a crank shaft sensor and it's not working..any more suggestions??

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2009

    I had the same problem, they replaced the ignition coil and it's been working great since.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    Where is the solenoid on my 1997 4 speed Saturn SL1

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Check to see if the fuel pressure bleeds off when key is turned off. 1997 saturns had a faulty pressure relief valve in the fuel sender causing hard to start problems.

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CHECK THE COILS, WE HAD THE SAME PROBLEM SPENT MONEY ON NEW STARTER, BATT, ETC. .....GOOD LUCK

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