Saturn ION owners have reported 1,298 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 (323 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's ignition switch (263 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|
|Dashboard Failed problems|
|Dash Wiring problems|
|O2 Sensor problems|
|Underhood Wiring problems|
|Ignition Coils Failure problems|
|Trunk Wiring problems|
|Headlights Turn Off While Driving problems|
|Instrument Panel problems|
|Computer Failure problems|
The contact owns a 2005 Saturn Ion. While driving various speeds, the vehicle stalled without warning. In addition, the power steering failed to operate once the vehicle was restarted. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. Read details...
The ignition switch replaced under recall #14063 on July 15, 2014 failed on Jan 31, 2015 by jamming in the off position. Car was towed to a gm authorized Saturn service center where the ignition lock and cylinder were replaced on Feb 2, 2015. 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...
Tl-the contact owns a 2004 Saturn Ion. The contact stated the vehicle failed to start as the check engine light illuminated. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 151,000. Ss Read details...
Car was parked tried to start would not start with jump. Had towed determined problem with starter. Fixed overnight drove off lot then lost power steering same night just avoided accident. Found out recalls on both total of 8 on this vehicle. Read details...