My Saturn Vue will not start

120

Asked by Oct 25, 2013 at 02:39 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2002 6 cyl awd vue that will not start. No obdi codes showing, no check engine light. Starter turns, all lights radio etc functioning, fuel pump comes on for a couple of seconds, dash lights and indicators radio etc. all work still will not start. Hooked up reader says no codes,  and had no check engine light either. No previous issues no warning signs. Pulled in the garage as normal shut off came out next day, will not start, just keeps turning over, no fire !

9 Answers

check for power to the coil(s) before you blame the coils...may well be a bad ignition switch~....achem there is an ignition relay...they are cheap~ https://www.google.com/#q=My+Saturn+Vue+ignition+relay&tbm=shop

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
120

Ignition switch eh, I'll find it and replace it, see what happens, thanks.

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.
120

Done, checked all fuses, replaced relay, still not starting.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
120

Have an idea, bad crankshaft position sensor ? But shouldn't a bad sensor showed up on reader ?

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
40

What did you find was the answer to your problem? We are having a similar issue now.

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.

I don't have a answer but I'm having the same issue

120

Old post, I finally figured it out myself. It was the crank position sensor, easy fix. Couple of bolts and a new sensor, 20 minute fix. Think the sensor cost something $40-$50.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

2008 Saturn vue won't start

I know it is old post but I want to answer one of the questions. CPS or Crankshaft Position Sensor will not allow the car to start because it doesnt know where the crankshaft is -- in other words, what cylinder to fire. It wont throw a code because in order to throw a code the car must be running and if it CANT START, no code. When teh car does start it doesnt see a fault --- Thank GM for that. Saabs do it all the time.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • I have a 2004 Saturn Vue. Help? 2 answers

    I have a 2004 Saturn vue 6cylinder. I replaced the battery and all of a sudden all my sensor lights came on including the ABS. I was told that I had a bad alternator so I had it replaces. Now it won...

    2004 Saturn VUE V6

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Saturn vue 2009 2 answers

    My car won't start Saturn vue 2009 I tried a jump it didn't work and the engine like is on and also the engine oil light is on what should I do

    2009 Saturn VUE XE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Saturn Vue 2008 - transmission failed 9 answers

    2008 vue - 60,000 miles. Transmission failed today with no warning. It started hesitating a little when I put it in reverse over the weekend, but nothing big. I planned to take if for an check today, ...

    Saturn VUE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2008 Saturn VUE explosion 10 answers

    Being out of town 2 weeks ago I was attempting to back up my 2008 Saturn VUE with 61,200 miles and it would not go into reverse with no previous issues or emergency lights coming on. Several mechanics...

    2008 Saturn VUE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Saturn Vue close to me 3 answers

    How can I find a reasonably priced Saturn Vue somewhere East of the Mississippi? Thanks, Josh pscrblazer@yahoo.com

    2004 Saturn VUE Base AWD

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Saturn

Looking for a Used Saturn in your area?

CarGurus has 8,438 nationwide Saturn listings starting at $995.

ZIP:

Search Saturn Questions

Saturn Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 3,170
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,620
#3 Alex Nazarian
Alex Nazarian
Reputation 1,460
View All