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2004 Saturn ION Overview

The 2004 Saturn Ion added some excitement to the lineup with two new variations: the Special Edition sedan and the Red Line coupe. The Special Edition sedan has a black exterior with a refurbished leather interior and special standard features including a compass and outside temperature gauge. The Red Line coupe maintains the same 4 door design as the original quad coupe. However, the new trim's modestly altered appearance belie the 205 horses running under its hood.
Besides the Red Line, the Ion has kept its original 5 trims: Sedan 1, Sedan 2, Sedan 3, Coupe 2, and Coupe 3. All 5 still use a 2.2 L, 140 hp I4 engine with standard 5 speed manual transmission. The sedans seat 5 and have optional 5 speed automatic while the non-Red Line coupes seat 4 and offer optional continuously variable transmission (CVT). Fuel consumption generally ranges from 24 mpg in the city to 32 mpg on the highway. Cargo space for all trims averages out to around 14.5 cubic feet, with sedans coming in at 14.7 and coupes giving you 14.2.
The main differences in the original Ion from 2003 to 2004 come in steering, handling, and road noise. Drivers appreciate the electric variable-ratio steering, a technology that helps the car make tighter turns. New materials have deadened sound and vibration to a level equal to other compact models. Despite the improvements, consumers would like more durability, less road noise, and a more stylish interior in the Ion. The 2004 Saturn Ion gives consumers solid performance for their dollar but may disappoint anyone looking for anything more.

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2004 Saturn Ion Wouldn’t Accelerate Now Won’t Start

I have a 2004 Saturn ion. Few days ago it died on me while I was driving and started back fine. Yesterday on my way to work I noticed it started slowing down and when I mashed the gas in it would ...

Car Wouldn’t Accelerate Now Won’t Start

I have a 2004 Saturn ion, few days ago I was heading to work and the car died while I was driving it, it started back and did good for a few days. Yesterday I was heading to work and it started sl...

2004 Saturn Ion Radiator Fan Not Working. Mechanic Said Its Motor

Cant find jus a cooling fan motor for 2004 Saturn ion . Does that mean I have to buy the whole fan assembly

04 Saturn Ion 1, 2 3

How do i tell by vin number if my car is a 1, 2, 3

Ideal N Then Stalls

I have a 2004 Saturn ion redline n I’m trying to see if anyone knows y my car keeps stalling wen I come to a stop it idles 2 or 3 times high then stalls on me