Dimensionally, the changes are just an inch or two for wheelbase, width, and height, with more length due to overhang, and the cabin is correspondingly just a bit larger. I asked about the underside of the vehicle. The 2003 and 2004 Ion Coupes were available with the or a 5-speed manual. Won't be calling them again. My Saturn Ion has out performed itself.
ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. So when I decided to start a family I picked the Ion, because it was a little sportier than the L series and my parents drive an L series so I wanted something different. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. The gas mileage is so-so 4 out of 5 stars by twotall from Tempe, Az on Tue May 05 2009 I have had a saturn ion1 since june of 2007 and havent had many problems with it, the biggest problem was the air conditioning pump going out. The compact 5-speed automatic had several unique characteristics.
The key fob if applicable , should also be removed from the key ring. No damage just replaced it and was on his way. Please do not leave negative feedback, we tell all we know of this vehicle. While Opel offered the Astra in multiple body types, and with other performance options, Saturn did not import any of them — the Astra was only offered with a single base engine, and in 3-door and 5-door hatchback bodystyles only, in two trim levels. New owner had the timing belt break. We also own a 2008 Honda Civic and we love it!!! Below are the Production Numbers for the Ion Red Line from 2004 to 2007. It is equiped with a 2.
This Upgrade Kit is for a Red Line with the Stage 1 kit already installed. My Saturn Ion has exactly 163,835 miles on it, an it still drives like it did the day I got it. Seriously, no hemorrhages, but some people will be getting bumps on their heads. It has a newer motor put in it from modding and racing it so i blew the old one since i had no supporting mods. Of course, Saturn buyers as loyal as they are, the car itself is only part of it. These vehicles have not been inspected in anyway other than a visual inspection, and started if we have keys.
Owners of 2008 and later vehicles will be mailed an interim letter on April 21, 2014. I was disappointed that my interest was thus thwarted and likely provoked the sale to another person. So buy it knowing that it could need some work. Searches are carried out in real-time, and from the main page you can easily browse most car makes currently available. Chevrolet owners may contact General Motors at 1-800-222-1020, Pontiac owners at 1-800-762-2737, and Saturn owners at 1-800-553-6000. All affected owners will receive another letter once parts are available. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, Saturn at 1-800-553-6000, and Pontiac at 1-800-620-7668.
For 2004, Saturn also re-calibrated the electric power steering, as well as upgraded interior materials, and offered new sound systems. Note: Until the recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the vehicle key. If you cannot comply with these rules please do not bid. The first stage is upgraded injectors and a recalibration on the tune, the second stage consist of a drop in the pulley size which in turn makes more boost making more hp, and stage 3 is a new ecu with many differnt features to truly unleash the beast. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020, Pontiac at 1-800-762-2737 or Saturn at 1-800-553-6000. Dealers will replace the torque sensor assembly. The 2003 Ion came standard with a 2.
The recall began on April 18, 2014. Recall Date 2014-02-10 Description This defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Excellent gas mileage, plastic no dent body panels hold up well in cold Michigan winters, smooth and quiet ride for a small car. For example, when tightly parked in a grocery-store parking lot, wanting to stash our bags of groceries in the back seat, we found it difficult to get to the backseat, as you need to open the front door first, then step behind the rear door, pulling it open from the back; then you need to somehow step around the door with the bags. The key fob if applicable , should also be removed from the key ring. I too hear strange rattles and the fabric does stain very easily.
The vehicle must be pick-up within 7 days from the end of the auction. The interior is put together very poorly. We noticed — as a pleasant surprise — that the transmission detects grades and adjusts accordingly. We will disclose any and all major dents or damage. Some vehicles may only be worth parts, so bid accordingly.
The suspension employs struts in front and a semi-independent torsion-beam setup in back. Hands down best car I have ever owned. He fit reasonably well, but narrowly avoided a serious gouge to the head while getting in. General Motors' number for this recall is 14113 for the ignition lock cylinder and key replacement, and 14133 for only key replacements. The dealer network is there; the consumer perception is there; the marketing channels are there. That's another reason I love having a 5-speed. The lacked an overdrive, allowing for five forward gears to be packaged in the size of a typical four-speed manual gearbox, both providing close gear ratios for better acceleration and fuel efficiency while eliminating the heat and parasitic loss generated by the additional planetary gearset.
When I got back from the drive, Steve pulled the vehicle in his shop and raised it on a hoist so I could see for myself. The Ion however is not so great. The electric power steering system is one of our least-liked features in this car. I put a Hum in my Saturn Ion, so that way I could answer my phone through the Bluetooth, so I can keep my hands on the steering wheel. Gauges and warning lights are clustered in the middle of the dash, where they seem just slightly out of the natural range of the eyes.