NHTSA — Electrical System: Battery Problems

10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1998 Saturn SL electrical problems

electrical problem

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1998 Saturn SL Owner Comments

problem #2

Jan 292002

(reported on)

SL

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

When accelerating transmission doesn't shift into gear. Also, battery is leaking fluid, deteriorating wire harness to transmission. Dealer stated problem will reoccur because wires do not have a protective covering.

- Stafford, TX, USA

problem #1

Jul 211998

SL

  • miles
Battery.

- Whittier, CA, USA

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