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Engines Turns Over But Won't Start After Shut Off

8.0

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
143,679 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
2000 Saturn SL engine problems

engine problem

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2000 Saturn SL Owner Comments

problem #1

Jan 282007

(reported on)

SL

  • Automatic transmission
  • 143,679 miles

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

My car will start fine after its been off for like 4 hrs. but if I just have to run into the store, or something, my car won't start back up after I turn it off. When it's on sitting at a light or parked somewhere, the RPMs rev up and down. It also revs up and drops and dies. I'm a single mom and can't have my car messing up like this all the time. And I'm really getting annoyed. I have had the transmission checked and it's supposedly on and the fuel injectors supposedly ok too. So, now I don't know what to do. The alternator is ok too. So, what is going on? What do I need to get fixed?

- , Rockford, IL, USA

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