Saturn ION owners have reported 1,424 electrical system related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 26 most common electrical system problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (385 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's ignition switch (302 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|
|Starter Solenoid problems|
|Battery Cable problems|
|Fuses And Circuit Breaker problems|
|Dashboard Failed problems|
|Electrical Failure problems|
|Dash Wiring problems|
|O2 Sensor problems|
|Underhood Wiring problems|
|Ignition Coils Failure problems|
|Trunk Wiring problems|
|Computer Failure problems|
|Car Will Not Accelerate problems|
|Instrument Panel problems|
|Headlights Turn Off While Driving problems|
When car is parked in driveway, I have trouble removing key from ignition. I do not know why this is happening. Read details...
Car just recently popped up power steering only happens when its sits over night and when I start it up in the morning it's very stiff to turn but if I drive it like that for a little and shit the car off the steering is fine. Read details...
The contact owns a 2007 Saturn Ion. The contact stated that the vehicle was previously repaired per an unknown ignition recall. As a part of the repair, a new ignition key was provided. After the repair, the contact was still able to use the old ignition key, but continued to use the replacement Read details...
The contact owns a 2007 Saturn Ion. While stationary, the vehicle would not start when prompted. The contact engaged the clutch to start the vehicle and all of the warning indicators illuminated on the instrument panel. The dealer and manufacturer were not made aware of the failure. Read details...
March 2015 - dealership replaced the recalled ignition. Shortly after the car wouldn't start a few times, and I replaced the starter. June-July 2016 - the car wouldn't start and the passlock light would turn on. Read details...