Saturn ION owners have reported 1,289 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 (317 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's ignition switch (261 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|
|Electrical Failure problems|
|Dashboard Failed problems|
|Dash Wiring problems|
|O2 Sensor problems|
|Ignition Coils Failure problems|
|Underhood Wiring problems|
|Headlights Turn Off While Driving problems|
|Instrument Panel problems|
|Computer Failure problems|
|Trunk Wiring problems|
I received a letter from Saturn today 12/29/2014 with the letter stating December 2014. In the letter it states the following " this letter is intended to make you aware that your vehicle's transmission shifter may not properly transmit an electrical signal that allows the ignition key to be Read details...
The vehicle was repaired under NHTSA recall (ignition switch). After recall replacement, when parking and turning the vehicle off, the key would not release from the ignition. The approximate failure mileage was 95,000. Dealer said it has nothing to do with recall repair, to fix about $500. 00 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...