2002 Saturn L-Series Overview

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2002 Saturn L-Series Overview

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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    Tracykoz
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    2002 Saturn Vue Stops Runnings, Accelerating, Maintaining Speed While Drivi...

    The car has had a tune-up new water pump, timing belt etc. The usual 100,000 maintenance requirements. Now it's doing this stuff and getting worse. I replaced factory radio about 1yr ago not sure if...

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    Stephan Walls
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    When The Car Is Running, I Smell Gas When I'm Outside The Car.

    When i have the car running i have a gas odor only when i'm out of the car. i don't see a leak. what could it be?

    3 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)
    Tammy Bopp-Hayes
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    How To Check Transmission Fluid In 2002 Saturn L200

    19 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
    dalesbetterhalf
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    Can A/c Parts For A 2002 L200 Interchange With Either 2000 Or 2003 L200

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    1newlocal
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    Engine Interchange

    I have a 2002 Saturn with a 2.2 in it that's bad,,, will a Saturn 2004,2.2 engine go rite in

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