2000 Saturn L-Series Overview

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Trims

4 Dr LS Sedan
7 national listings
4 Dr LS1 Sedan
29 national listings
4 Dr LS2 Sedan
58 national listings
4 Dr LW1 Wagon
3 national listings
4 Dr LW2 Wagon
16 national listings

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My Saturn Ls2 3.0 V6 by Petar
 — Teh car is pretty good for make like Saturn.I thing people are underestimating the Saturns. Performance is great, the 3.0 V6 offers a lot of power, this car pills tires like crazy.The automatic tra... Read More
To Late For Its Time.. by gunny270
 — maintenance you cant do from home. oil filter is paper element unlike regular oil filter on many cars today. transmission cant be checked as usual and few other things as well. most maintenance done ... Read More
Been A Saturn Family by Julie
 — This has been a great car. Bought it with 10 miles and it now has over 175k miles and has now been passed on to my daughter as I feel it is reliable and safe enough for her. Have only had to perform... Read More

2000 Saturn L-Series Overview

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2000 Saturn L-Series

Making any serious headway into a saturated market constitutes a challenge for just about anyone.  Saturn embarked on its belated journey into the midsize market in 2000 with the L-Series.  This new model sought to deliver a reasonably priced alternative to established industry leaders such as the Honda Accord and the Toyota Camry.  The 2000 Saturn L-Series comes in 5 trims: the LS, LS1, and LS2 Sedans, along with the LW1 and LW2 Wagons.
The LS, LS1, and LW1 use a standard 2.2 L, 135 hp I4 engine while the LS2 and LW2 use a 3.0 L, 182 hp V6 engine.  All trims seat 5 with the LS and LS1 allowing you to choose between 5 speed manual transmission or 4 speed automatic.  The LS2, LW1, and LW2 use 4 speed automatic.  Fuel consumption ranges from 24 mpg city/32 mpg highway for I4 manual, 23 mpg city/32 mpg highway for I4 automatic, and 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway for V6 automatic.  Cargo space comes out to an industry leading 17.5 cubic feet in the sedans and 29.4 cubic feet in the wagons.
Drivers appreciate the handling and roomy interior in the 2000 Saturn L-Series.  Comfortable seats and the plentiful cargo space add to the driving experience.  Experts agreed that the most daunting challenge came from getting the word out on a solid new domestic midsize to everyone who thought Saturn only made compact cars.  While sales initially lagged, Saturn felt optimistic that the new line's style could catch up to its substance.

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syyoung
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3.0 Engine Funny Noise When Cranking Will Not Start

car stop running on freeway, it's a 2000 Saturn LW2 with 3.0 V-6 engine. When cranking it makes a funny sound like something is loose.

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Malinco LeBlanc
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Can I Put Straight Water In The Rad In The Summer Months Instead Of Rad Coo...

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rubioron
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Where Is The Securitl System To Disconnect Located At

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Steve Taiclet
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Trouble Code P1441, Replaced Evap Purge Solenoid, But Didn't Seem To Solve ...

As stated above, I had a test done and it threw a P1441 code. I did some research and found that in most cases you need to replace the EVAP canister purge solenoid, so I did that, but my car still idl...

40 views with 6 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Karen Hasner
10

Car Won't Start

Shut car off now won't start

14 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)