A fourspeed automatic transmission replaces last years fivespeed unit and the. It has an ignition switch defect and saturn will not recall the part for the model will be discontinued in 2008. See realworld reliability ratings by model generation based on actual car repairs reported by vehicle owners participating in truedeltas car reliability survey. Certified transmission offers remanufactured transmissions for most saturn vehicles, including the vue, outlook, aura, astra, ion, and relay. Autos motorcycles rvs boats classic cars manufactured homes. Mpgmpge, 32 highway 24 city, 39 highway 33 city, 38 highway 31 city, 35 highway 26 city. Epa mpg owner mpg estimates 2005 saturn ion 4 cyl, 2. Saturn 2005 ion manuals manuals and user guides for saturn 2005 ion. We carry a wideranging catalog of used saturn transmissions for. This potential for rollaway increases the risk for a crash and occupant or pedestrian injuries.
After one and a half years a new transmission has been put on the car. Theres a drain plug on the bottom of the transmission its a 24mm head thats where u drain it no filter to change it takes about 4. The mp2 is designed for saturn vehicles requiring that have outputs of up to 122 pounds of torque. How to check transmission fluid in 2005 saturn ion. The most accurate 2005 saturn ions mpg estimates based on real world results of 1. The 2005 saturn ion is smoother, quieter, and more comfortable than last years models. The mp2 has been proven to be a reliable clutch with even higher torque outputs. This premium transmission oil cooler features a unique plate and fin design, which is 33% more efficient than a comparable tube and fin design.
Saturn ion problems 2005 saturn ion power train problems. Bought it used with about 30k miles, its up to about 150k now and while i have had to put some money into it on routine repairs, it has help up wonderfully to the amount i drive it. Used saturn ion transmission automatic transmissions. The 2005 saturn ion has 3 nhtsa complaints for the power train. Select your year, make, model and engine to find those that fit your vehicle. Edmunds also has used saturn ion pricing, mpg, specs, pictures, safety features.
Buy used saturn ion transmission from our network that offers up to a twoyear warranty on qualified units. My ion 2005 wouldnt start on first try but it would after 15 minutes of the initial try. If this condition occurs on your 2002, 2003, 2004, or 2005 model year saturn vue. We have only owned the ion for a few months so i cannot comment on the reliablilty yet. In 2005, the aisin 5speed automatic transmission was discontinued. The mp2 is a derivative of the 5speed manual transmission. With chiltons online doityourself saturn ion repair manuals, you can view any years manual 247365 our 2005 saturn ion repair manuals include all the information you need to repair or service your 2005 ion, including diagnostic trouble codes, descriptions, probable causes, stepbystep routines. How do you check the levels to know if you need to replace your transmission fluid.
If you are shopping for a used saturn ion automatic transmission or manual for your car, truck, van or suv, then you came to the right place. Saturns ion red line offers fun, good mileage the san diego uniontribune. The repair at the dealer takes about 1 hour and mine was covered by garanty. Search from 28 saturn ion cars for sale, including a used 2005 saturn ion level 1 sedan, a used 2005 saturn ion level 2, and a used 2005 saturn ion level 2 coupe. I took the car into the dealership, they said the steering motor had to be replaced, now they replaced it for free, but made me wait a week and sent me back out on the road with a car that had power steering that worked sometimes and not other times. Transmission noise problem of the 2005 saturn ion 2. More refinement is among the list of improvements to the saturn ion for 2005. Get the best deals on complete auto transmissions for saturn ion when you shop the largest online selection at. Complete auto transmissions for saturn ion for sale ebay. It got ok gas mileage, but nothing compared to honda civic or accords or a. Gas mileage of 2005 vehicles by saturn fuel economy.
Toplevel models may be equipped with a manual shift or a five. We always had such great service and reliability from saturn that it was disappointing when they closed. Our network of salvage yards offers high quality saturn ion auto or truck transmissions with low mileage, great warranty and best customer service. Is it easy to change the transmission fluid in this car or do i. Coupe, original msrp price, engine, horsepower, city mpg hwy mpg, transmission, drive. Gm did finally get rid of that awful vti transmission. When youre low on oil, coolant or some other fluid, you may be tempted to just run down to the local auto parts. Had a 2005 saturn ion i manual transmission for 10 years. Gas mileage of 2005 vehicles by saturn fueleconomy. The 2003 and 2004 ions were available with the vti continuously variable transmission. The saturn ion was a compact car sold by saturn between the 2003 and 2007 model years.
More consumer complaints of other 2005 saturn ion components. Our list of 10 known complaints reported by owners can help you fix your 2005 saturn ion. On the driver side of the vehicle, on the top of the transmission, theres a plastic yellow thing with a picture of a gear with liquid in. First problem was the antitheft system right after i got it which wouldnt let me start the car for 10 minutes. It is an alphabetical list of what is in the manual and the page number where it can be found. Saturn ion gas mileage mpg unlike other fuel economy surveys, truedeltas realworld gas mileage survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven.
I would like to check my automatic transmission fluid in my 2005 saturn ion 3. I own a 2005 saturn ion and the power steering was going. How do i check the transmission fluid in a 2005 saturn ion. Ive had my 2005 saturn ion for 4 years, bought it used with 36k miles. Car was towed to a saturn dealer which they stated that the transmission is no good. Also if it is a manual transmission then it has no dipstick. Cvt transmission vs automatic vs manual cars, which transmission is best. The most dependable car can be a terrible, unreliable car if its been treated badly and maintained poorly.
Find the engine specs, mpg, transmission, wheels, weight, performance and more for the 2003 saturn ion sedan 4d ion2. In 2004, saturn introduced the highperformance redline variant of the ion, featuring a supercharged engine. Saturn ion reliability by model generation truedelta. The worst complaints are transmission failure, power train. Accelerator pedal 3 adaptive equipment 1 airbag 17 antilock braking system 2 automatic transmission 4 automatic transmission column shift 1 axle assembly 1 battery 1 body 5 body and. Low mileage saturn ion used transmissions for sale. The ion replaced the saturn sseries in 2002, and was replaced by the new saturn astra in 2008.
Use our handy tool to get estimated annual fuel costs based on your driving habits. So you can get an idea of the saturn ions realworld mpg based on how and where you drive a car. Autozone carries hundreds of thousands of parts and accessories. That mostly depends on how the car has been treated.
For the most part, saturn vehicles were good, reliable cars. We have 1 saturn 2005 ion manual available for free pdf download. A getrag f23 5speed manual or an aisin af33 5speed automatic transmission are available. Transmission not go into gear problems of the 2005 saturn ion. Shop 2005 saturn ion vehicles for sale in dallas, tx at.
Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 24 2005 ion models in dallas. View detailed gas mileage data for the 2005 saturn ion. Index a good place to quickly locate information about the vehicle is the index in the back of the manual. With over 25 distributors from coast to coast, certified transmission is ready to ship your remanufactured not rebuilt saturn transmission today. More manual transmission consumer complaints of other 2005 saturn models.779 988 352 542 32 1265 929 1131 301 1225 1154 852 839 728 1352 851 1381 257 693 724 557 1396 941 766 29 148 1009 341 1060 708 849 1109 821 34