Saturn ION owners have reported 1,367 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 (354 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's ignition switch (288 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|
Turned the key to the on position, dash lights come on but nothing happens, the car will not turn over. Tried to remove the key but it is stuck in acc position. All recalls have been done to my knowledge. 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...
The contact owns a 2004 Saturn Ion. The contact stated that while driving at approximately 40 mph, the instrument panel and automatic door locks failed. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the starter needed to be replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. Read details...