2002 Saturn L-Series Overview

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Trims

4 Dr L100 Sedan
Avg. Price: $4,332
4 Dr L200 Sedan
Avg. Price: $4,159
4 Dr L300 Sedan
83 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,714
4 Dr LW200 Wagon
Avg. Price: $3,929
4 Dr LW300 Wagon
Avg. Price: $4,185

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Average User Score

4.15 stars

Based on 14 reviews

Great! by Kelly
 — I purchased the car when it was 6 months old from a repo center. So far I have not had to do any major repairs, only routine maintenance. The L-Series has more horsepower than any 4-cylinder I had d... Read More
Saturn Lw200 Wagon by Wil7
 — smooth luxurious car, lots of go power considering the huge curb weight 1.5 tons i think. its got decent mileage too because it has the DOHC 4cyl, nice woodgrain trim, nice factory stereo, and lots of... Read More
Nice Family Car Or First Teen Car by SurendraSetty
 — Ease of driving. Low maintenance. Nice car, smooth engine. No mechanical or electrical problems. Everything works. Good mileage. Nice family car or first teen car. Easy handling. fair amount of power ... Read More

2002 Saturn L-Series Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 14 reviews

2002 Saturn L-Series

Making headway in the competitive midsize market takes time and the 2002 Saturn L-Series reflects Saturn's slow and steady approach to developing its product.  The most noticeable upgrades from 2001 involved standardizing previously optional features for all trims.  Consumers could now get front curtain airbags, ABS brakes, automatic headlights, and traction control without paying extra.  In addition, L200 and L300 consumers could get a special audio package with a 6 cd changer.
Otherwise, the 2002 L-Series sticks with its basic 5 trims: the L100, L200, and L300 sedans, along with the LW200 and LW300 wagons.  Saturn has eliminated the standard 5 speed manual transmission in the L100 and changed to standard 4 speed automatic.  All trims seat 5 with cargo space coming in at 17.5 cubic feet for sedans, 33.5 cubic feet for wagons.  The V6 trims have increased their fuel economy to 21 mpg in the city, 29 mpg on the highway, while the I4's still give you 24 mpg in the city, 33 on the highway.  
Saturn has made its living with decent performance at an affordable price.  However, owners do not like the stock Firestone tires.  In addition, they would like to see a more stylish interior and less engine noise.  These recurring issues indicate that the L-Series still has room to grow as it embarks on the long road to respectability.

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Saturn L-Series Questions

Joanne Pope
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How Do You Replace The Quarter Glass On A 2002 Saturn

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sammiejackson
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Why Does My Temperature Gage On A 2002 Saturn Bounce Around?

when i drive my car, the temperature gage is saying my car is over heating when its not overheating. how do i figure out what the problem to fix it?

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jccolon86
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Saturn L300 Bcm

I have a 2002 L300 with a bad bcm. All the gauges and a/c stop working and when I took it to pep boys I was told about the bcm. I bought a new bcm from a Chevrolet dealership (with the car VIN#) and m...

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Snickers20
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Why Does My 2002 L Series Saturn Sputter And Die When In Reverse?

Has 210,000 miles. Motor runs great. Just had cylinder #4 and spark plugs changed. Runs great when diving, sputters while idling and sputters and dies when put in reverse

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christines
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2002 Saturn L200 No Back Lights

I bought my car 2 weeks ago and I have no back lights because someone rewired my car for a trailer. They spliced the wires and removed the harness to passenger side completely. I have new harnesse...

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