Saturn ION owners have reported 1,386 electrical system related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 25 most common electrical system problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (368 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's ignition switch (290 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Electrical System problems|
|Ignition Switch problems|
|Car Will Not Start problems|
|Anti-theft Controller problems|
|Ignition Module problems|
|Horn Assembly problems|
|Battery Dead problems|
|Battery Cable problems|
|Starter Solenoid problems|
|Fuses And Circuit Breaker problems|
|Electrical Failure problems|
|Dash Wiring problems|
|O2 Sensor problems|
|Dashboard Failed problems|
|Ignition Coils Failure problems|
|Underhood Wiring problems|
|Headlights Turn Off While Driving problems|
|Instrument Panel problems|
|Computer Failure problems|
|Trunk Wiring problems|
Had ignition recall done, now key gets stuck in ignition so car can not be turned to off position or remove key. This never happened before recall was done. Have seen many similar complaints about this issue with this model Saturn. Read details...
Tl- the contact owns a 2007 Saturn Ion. The contact stated that the ignition switch has malfunctioned. The vehicle towed to a gm dealership where it was diagnosed that the deaership that did the previous recall repair had disconected fuses. Read details...
The contact owns a 2005 Saturn Ion. While driving approximately 20 mph, the vehicle stalled without warning. The contact mentioned that the key became stuck in the ignition. The vehicle was repaired, but the failure recurred several times. Read details...
Ignition faulty, car will not start or release key from ignition. Has shut off while driving in the past 6 months Read details...
2003 Saturn Ion. Consumer writes in regards to replacement parts not available to complete starter switch recall. Read details...