My car stalled at stop sign. sl1

Asked by Aug 18, 2013 at 01:37 AM about the Saturn L-Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my Saturn sl1 stalled . this is not the first time. I thought it was driver error and I just did not put clutch in all the way, because I was stresses and not paying attention .the car started after a few minutes .no noise like if the battery was dead.  Tonight it died at stop light. would not take a jump .friend did some rocking the car kind of thing ,it started . I made it home ,but when I turned it off it would not start back up

2 Answers

104,445

http://www.saturnfans.com/forums/showthread.php?t=181123 -- possibly the crank position sensor. Found several threads with saturn owners having similar problems. The solution was to replace sensor. Some just had to clean the connector on the sensor. Hope this helps.

19,075

fuel filter,or more likely pump may be failing, next time bang on tank,if it starts its the pump sticking! you can do this about 10 starts and then that's it

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Why won't my 2001 SL1 car turn over? 3 answers

    My vehicle was running just fine yesterday. This morning I stopped to grab something at the store, and when I came back to leave, I turn the key and the engine did not fire up. I did this several ...

    2001 Saturn L-Series 4 Dr L100 Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2001 Saturn SL1 Starting Problem 12 answers

    I have a 2001 Saturn SL1 that won't start or even turn over, my wife drove it around all day, came home and parked it. She went to go out a couple of hours later and the car wouldn't start, wouldn't e...

    2001 Saturn L-Series

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2001 Saturn will not start 2 answers

    2001 Saturn SL1 will not start. Even tried to pull to start since it has a manual transmission. No sputter at all. It ran good when driven last. Battery and connections are clean and good. Bought thi...

    Saturn L-Series

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Start car acts like it flooded 1 answer

    1996 saturn 4 dr. Sl1 When you start it after sitting a few hrs, it hard to start like it's flooded and squeals for a min then it all straight out. No lights come on. Belt was changed abt 1 yr ago...

    Saturn L-Series

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • whats the sign for a starter going out on a 2001 saturn sl1 1 answer

    turn the key the dash lights up but no clicking or car not turning over does that mean the starter is gone?

    2001 Saturn L-Series 4 Dr L100 Sedan

    -

    General

Search Saturn L-Series Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Saturn L-Series Experts

#1 Ephram Rubin
Ephram Rubin
Reputation 890
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 440
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 350
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Saturn S-Series
964 listings starting at $1,678
Used Ford Mustang
533 Great Deals out of 42,736 listings starting at $1,699
Used Saturn L300
107 listings starting at $2,495
Used Volkswagen Jetta
495 Great Deals out of 31,449 listings starting at $1,000
Used Saturn VUE
54 Great Deals out of 2,597 listings starting at $1,700
Used Jeep Cherokee
294 Great Deals out of 54,085 listings starting at $2,599
Used Saturn ION
7 Great Deals out of 1,486 listings starting at $1,695
Used Honda Civic
814 Great Deals out of 70,584 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Accord
995 Great Deals out of 75,205 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota Camry
1,160 Great Deals out of 97,099 listings starting at $1,250
Used Subaru Legacy
211 Great Deals out of 15,133 listings starting at $950
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,129 Great Deals out of 82,876 listings starting at $2,328
Used Saturn Outlook
27 Great Deals out of 974 listings starting at $3,195
Used Dodge Grand Caravan
389 Great Deals out of 34,411 listings starting at $1,995
Used Nissan Sentra
569 Great Deals out of 52,159 listings starting at $2,000