. This last week starts everytime its working. Sounds like it wants to start, but no you have to wait 10 min then turn key and it starts. . The manufacturer was not notified of the failure.
This morning I slipped on ice while pushing it into the street and fell. When change oil at a dealership I have told them that problem but they could not find anything wrong with the car not starting. Calling the problem a safety issue might seem like a stretch but let's think for a moment. Actually it flew off and would end up on the floor somewhere. Why is there nothing being done to solve this problem.
If not, first make sure you have 12+ volts in the battery and good battery connections. Please note: This starter is built by one of two world-class vendors. . For example, it was about 33 degrees this morning and even when I jumped it, the car would not start. I had the same problem last winter- my first winter having this car.
For example, it was about 33 degrees this morning and even when I jumped it, the car would not start. I took my vehicle to the Saturn dealership in harrisburg, pa to have it checked. If there is anytime the weather stoops below 10 degrees f, the car will not start. Why is there nothing being done to solve this problem. Don't let a faulty starter leave you stranded. If the battery has less that 9 volts, then replace the battery. .
Remove the lower starter bolt, using and extension have someone looking from the top observe the socket and the bolt head have them direct the socket to find the head of the bolt. I hope you can look into issuing a recall on this issue because based on personal sources, a Saturn dealer, and google searches, it seems to be a very common problem. I took my car to the Saturn dealer they could not find anything wrong. The vehicle was towed to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the ignition switch needed to be replaced. It is not just the Ion. Every once and a while it will start for all of a second, then quit. I don't have away to escape by driving off.
A car that fails to turn off is an enormous safety issue. It does not start in the cold weather around 36 degrees f and below. I had the same problem last winter- my first winter having this car. I had the problem two years ago and Saturn replaced the starter on the car and now the problem is back again this winter. Waiting 10 minutes after initial try will usually remedy this. I have been reading about this particular problem on various online forums.
I know gm and Saturn know of this problem also. We only sell parts from trusted brands like so that you can find quality parts you can count on. Make sure you … disconnect the battery first due to the live power wire on the end of it. Does the starter make a noise when you crank it? That is where i'm at now, with still no power to the fuel pump. The switch apprently has some internal grease that prevents the switch from making contact and starting the car especially when it is cold. Um, I am 45 years old, I have been driving for near 30 years. The manufacturer was also contacted and could not provide an estimated date for when the contact's vehicle would receive the recall repair.
If not, first make sure you have 12+ volts in the battery and good battery connections. The problem is often remedied by waiting for 10 - 30 minutes until the security system resets itself and then trying to start the vehicle again. Found this out on carspace. All the dash lights are illuminated. G Any auto parts store Advanced Auto, Checkers, Pep Boys sell batteries.