Saturn SC2 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Saturn SC2 owners have reported a total of 277 problems for their cars built in the 7 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Saturn SC2. The 1997 Saturn SC2 cars have the most problems reported (98 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Saturn SC2

Model Year Number of Problems
  2002 SC2
10
  2001 SC2
29
  2000 SC2
10
  1999 SC2
29
  1998 SC2
58
  1997 SC2
98
  1996 SC2
43

  Common problems of Saturn SC2

The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for Saturn SC2 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (40 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (39 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Saturn SC2

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Electrical System
40
  Engine And Engine Cooling
39
  Seat Belt
31
  Power Train
25
  Visibility
21
  Air Bag
19
  Service Brakes
19
  Seats
12
  Tire
12
  Steering
11
   
  Vehicle Speed Control
9
  Structure
9
  Unknown Or Other
6
  Suspension
6
  Gasoline Fuel System
5
  Latches/locks/linkage
4
  Equipment
4
  Parking Brake
3
  Air Brake
1
  Exterior Lighting
1


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