How do you Replace rod bearing?

If the bearing has not spun or seized, you drop the oil pan, take the rod cap off of the rod and put the new bearing in. The bearing is in two pieces, half in the rod and half in the rod cap. If the bearing has spun, you should remove the crankshaft and either have the rod journal polished or mac...

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What is the Average vehicle repair cost?

Depends on the make, model, and year. To find out repair costs for most modern cars (estimates) you can check out driverside.com- they have a repair cost calculator which tells you the cost of most common repairs, how much labor costs in your area, and how many hours are needed to do the repair.

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Where can I get a free vin check on cars?

You can find your VIN number on your car many places. Its on your dash board and can be seen from the outside, also you can find it on the drivers side door.After getting your vin number, go vin-wiz.com for a reliable vin check

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How many quarts of oil does a 2000 Saturn LS2 V6 need?

A 2000 Saturn LS2 with the V6 3.0L engine requires 5.0 quarts of engine oil.

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Code 1404 Saturn car?

Code p1404 is Egr pintle position error. If you remove the valve you will find it stuck closed or heavily carboned and sticking open You can try to clean it but most times it needs replacing

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What causes a 93 Saturn to hesitate and sputter when shifting gears?

egr valve may be clogged or bent. where do i find the egr valve on my 93 Saturn sc2?

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How much does a Saturn car cost?

Depends on the year, model, mileage, & condition Saturn you are talking about. Look here to get values: http://www.nadaguides.com/Cars/Saturn

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What is wrong when a 1996 Saturn SC1 will turn over but not start?

check for fuel pressure/ and then check to see it its fireing. no fire could be a coil pack or/ computer. no fuel could be fuel pump or filter or injector pulse.

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What is the gaget in front of battery on my 2002 Saturn L100?

Drive to your local parts store or GM dealer and they can tell you what it is.

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How a Rod Bearing Works?

It is an aluminum bearing that allows smooth contact (and opertion) between connecting rod and crankshaft. The power that transfers from connecting rod to crankshaft creates the rotary motion that in turn provides the power to the transmission [thus wheels] that in turn moves the vehicle. It is a...

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How do you tighten the serpentine belt on a 1997 Saturn?

You don't. The belt tension is automatically adjusted via a spring loaded tensioner. If the serpentine belt is noisy or worn out prematurely. replace the tensioner. The belt should be inspected for cracks and other signs of wear. Replace worn out belt(s) before they break leaving you stranded.

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1992 Saturn cold or hot car has blue smoke coming from the exhaust most of the time engine has been replaced before. Could the engine be going again or do you think it is something else?

possible worn rings, blue smoke is normally associated with unburned oil seeeping past piston & ring,and escaping through exhaust.

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1999 Saturn that won't start It ran fine yesterday Today it won't start you get a puf of white smoke from the engine and dark smoke out the exhaust Car Turns over but doesn't start Any ideas for cause?

Check for trouble codes with a scan tool. I worked on a Saturn that had corrosion on the coolant temperature sensor connector which caused the computer to see too low of temperature and it added excessive fuel to the mix. The car barely ran, hads lots of smoke, the gauge on the dash was erratic a...

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Which GM crossovers are most like the Saturn Outlook?

The Chevy Travers,GMC Acadia and the Buick Enclave are exactly the same but with a few cosmetic differences.

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What alternative can you use as transmission fluid for a Saturn?

Never put anything in your transmission but the type of transmission fluid it was designed for. Why would you even ask this? If you shop around a little you should be able to get a bottle of transmission fluid for under $10. If you can't afford $10, you can't afford to be driving.

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Why does your 92 Saturn idle at 3000rpm when you are in park and drop to normal after 30 seconds also the car is warm?

I just had that problem with my Saturn. Check your vacume hose for cracks and make sure it is connected. If you don't find any cracks in your vacuum hoses, check the EGR valve. I just bought a 95 SL2 and had problems with the idle also. I was able to take the valve off and soak it in carb cleaner...

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Where is the PCM located on a 2003 Saturn L200?

It depends on the engine liter. For 2.2 liter engine check the intake manifold, under the outlet resonator and duct assembly. For 3 engine liter it is located below battery cooling box.

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What would make a ac stop working all of sudden on a saturn 2008?

Most A/C systems have a sensor that will automatically stop the compressor when the R134 refrigerant runs low or leaks out. you will be able to tell if the pump is working by having someone turn your A/C on and off in the car with it running. If the clutch on the pump is not engaging and disengag...

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Why does car overheat?

There could be many reasons. Not enough coolant or bad flow, faulty thermostat, low oil. If the coolant freezes then it will overheat. If your car continues to overheat then you should have the coolant flushed and thermostat replaced.

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My car should get 27 MPG but it is getting only 16 mpg runs great and has low miles. What could be the problem?

Gas mileage ratings are way optimistic. Typically, you should expect average gas mileage to be close to the "city" rating posted by the EPA. These tests are so off that the means of testing is currently being completely revamped. Mileage also depends alot on how you drive, and where. For more ide...

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Could a bad fuse be responsible for a Check Engine light being on plus the part inside that plugs in to the emissions check machine?

no it can not cause the lite to come on it will be a problem with the electronics and needs to be scaned

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My car is overheating with antifreeze and its bubbling over the thermostat also isn't working what do I do?

You need to have a shop check your radiator cap, water pump, cooling fan and thermostat for proper function...the most common cause for over heating is a thermostat that has gone bad and is stuck closed not allowing the coolant to circulate and cool the engine.

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Can a intake manifold gasket cause antifreeze to leake?

Yes. Antifreeze is actually pumped through the intake manifold. If the gasket is bad it is possible that it leaks out

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How do I fix automatic seat belts in my 1992 Saturn?

You start by figuring out what's wrong with them - that's diagnosis. Until you do that, you either won't be able to repair it, or else you'll just end up throwing parts at it until you throw the right one.

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What could cause a 1999 Saturn to run rough when warm?

with the info you gave it can be anything prob needs a tune up but just guessing since I have no info

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Is there a time limit for vehicle repairs from a repair shop?

well, regarding to warranty issues, most companies offer you basic warranty against any damages made on labor and parts, like 30 days or 90 days, and that's it, i hate those warranties, because they don't cover the parts, you come with your car to these places and they say that it could lead to o...

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What makes a Saturn car idle at 1200 instead of 800 as it should be?

Most likely a vacuum leak. Check vacuum lines, throttle body and EGR valve. Also the #1 reason is the intake manifold gasket leak. It needs to be replaced.

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Can you put a radial tire on a bias rim?

There is no such thing as a bias rim. There are bias ply/belted tires and radial belted tires. Tires have a rim size as part of the tire size molded into the sidewall. metric radial size would be something like 195/60R15. The R designates radial and the 15 isa the rim size in inches. A bias tire ...

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How hot would engine have to get to turn oil to ash?

The engine will seize and lock up way before it gets hot enough to turn oil to ash.

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What might be wrong with my 2007 Saturn Aura made a loud clicking noise and then the brakes made grinding noise when pressed they weren't working properly. What might be the cause?

Worn pads, warped rotors.Vehicle has been poorly serviced and maintained. Brakes should be inspected every service.

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