Still not over heating, has fuild filled approriatately. Luckily, we were very close to home, and were not in an accident. Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. As I turned right and attempted to accelerate, the check engine light came on as well as the 'reduced engine power light'. Bulletin: 09-00-89-008A Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin provides a revision for 09-00-89-008 to add model years, update the labor operation information and transaction submissions procedure and general content updates. Why was it not just the gas cap?. Or does it mean the coolant is too hot? Check under the surge tank, they crack and leak too-check the bottom of the water pump for leaks, it has a weep hole that, if the seal inside is broken, will leak.
Using a flashlight, inspect combustion chambers for any sign of wetness from coolant. Ten minutes later, the security light stopped flashing and remained illuminated. After reading on here and online I see this is a common issue with this car. . Summary: This preliminary information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that show an error message when a media disc is installed. Called dealer to make another service appt. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions.
Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. I took the car immediately to my local mechanic who ran a inconclusive diagnostic test. You pump it up and then look closely with a strong light for any drips while there is pressure in the system and the vehicle is turned off. The car however idles very rough Sometimes stalling in slow moving Traffic. Inspect all of the cooling system hoses and connections for visual signs of external leaks using the black light J42220.
The manufacturer was made aware of the failure, but offered no assistance. Should be a 2 wire plug. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P0442. Took the car to the dealership, could not determine the issue. Saturn Ions don't use a hydraulic power steering system. Bulletin: 00-06-01-012E Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This information bulletin provides the technician the information on how to properly clean a metal surface using the correct tool. There is a quick test to make certain this is the problem.
The contact placed the vehicle in park, and was able to restart the vehicle. The contact was driving 5 mph when the vehicle stalled. The Ion has a standard transmission and that was the problem. She did not know what repairs the dealership had done previously. The dealer stated that the throttle body sensor needed to be replaced.
Posted on Aug 16, 2010 Look on the back of the engine for antifreeze-either by number 1-2 cylinder or back by the brake booster. After repeated attempts the door was shut, but would not reopen. Bulletin: 07-08-49-020K Component: 118000 electrical system: software Summary: This informational bulletin explains the programming method quick reference guide for the ipc odometer. Follow at your own risk. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P0442. If you notice an oily surface in your coolant, immediately have your mechanic inspect your Ion for head gasket leakage.
You need to determine that first. The vehicle was in the process of being repaired. The vehicle was towed to an independent mechanic where the contact was informed the window detached from its track. Removing the coolant reservoir cap on a warm engine could cause the cap to fly off at a high rate of speed and fluid to spray out of the reservoir. Dec 02, 2009 I had the same problem.
As I turned right and attempted to accelerate, the check engine light came on as well as the 'reduced engine power light'. If there are no leaks in the radiator or hoses, there are only 3 places the coolant can go water pump leak, blown gasket, or out throught the radiator cap. While in the United States they are unable to receive Turn-by-Turn directions. The manufacturer was not notified of the failures. Take it to a shop which does air conditioning and radiator work and have them tell you exactly what is bad and give you a price. If you have no where to pull over safely yes, this has happened to me on more than once.
The check engine and power down warning lights illuminated prior to the failure. Onstar reported a fuel system problem. The air bag and check engine warning lights illuminated. The vehicle was in the process of being repaired. I am uncertain whether I should go forward with this repair, trade-in the car, or seek my damages through my attorney in los angeles. However, when start car coolant light come on.
Consequence: If corrosion on the exterior surface of the fuel filter progresses to the point of creating a hole in the shell, fuel droplets could form and drop to the ground. Some coolants will come premixed-that is, you don't need to add any water. Onstar reported a fuel system problem. Be sure to check your owners manual to determine the correct type of fluid to add - for Saturns, it will typically be in a section titled Fluid Capacities in the back of your manual. A complete computer code diagnostic revealed internal misfire issues with the 1 cylinder. I had not had any prior problems that would indicate this needed to be done. No crank no start, like you cut the power off to the car.