Saturn ION owners have reported 1,396 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 (372 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's ignition switch (292 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|
|Ignition Coils Failure problems|
|Underhood Wiring problems|
|Car Will Not Accelerate problems|
|Instrument Panel problems|
|Headlights Turn Off While Driving problems|
|Trunk Wiring problems|
|Computer Failure problems|
Saturn Ion 2007 recall the other day I got an alert on the display of my car that stated "pwr strg" I was on the expressway and almost got into an accident that could have killed my 3 young children and myself. We were terrified. Read details...
Vehicle will not turn over to start, all other functions work( radio, lights, etc. ) upon inspection of vehicle I was told that there is a recall on the ignition switch again! the only way to get the car restarted is to jump it. 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...
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...