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2007 Saturn Outlook Engine Problems and Repair Histories

151 TrueDelta members own a 2007 Saturn Outlook. 53 of these members (35.1%) have reported engine repairs for their car. A total of 67 engine repairs to 2007 Saturn Outlooks--an average of 0.4 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently 2007 Saturn Outlook problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the 2007 Saturn Outlook problem descriptions below.

Don't infer 2007 Saturn Outlook problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2007 Saturn Outlook repairs by problem area

18% of the 2007 Saturn Outlook repairs were to the engine, 10% to the transmission, 4% to the brakes, 15% to the suspension, 25% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 9% to the body and trim, and 19% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 368 repairs.

2007 Saturn Outlook engine repair cost distribution

Of the 2007 Saturn Outlook engine repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 8% cost less than $100, 50% between $100 and $499, 17% between $500 and $999, 8% between $1000 and $2499, and 17% more than $2500.

Chart based on 12 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten 2007 Saturn Outlook Engine problems and repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.
Repair costs are in local units.

2007 Saturn Outlook 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Saturn Outlook in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Nov 2007 7000    
12000 0 Tran update from May 8th bulliten 
21000 0 Water pump went out. Part ordered and it too was defective, second ordered and installed. 
 
Saturn Outlook in South Carolina, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Aug 2007 23000    
27000 0 Updated transmission software 
53000 0 Check engine light led to finding a stuck open intake manifold tuning valve. Valve was replaced. 
82000 0 Purge solenoid replaced 
 

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2007 Saturn Outlook 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Saturn Outlook in Washington, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2008 5000    
20000 0 Lack of or slow to automatically shift to higher speed.  
56700 0 Bad water pump 
86000  
Saturn Outlook in New York, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2007 5000    
5000 0 tran update 
 
Saturn Outlook in New Brunswick, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2008 10540    
21080 0 Transmission software update to eliminate hunting at 50-70KPH 
 

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2007 Saturn Outlook 4dr SUV

270-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Saturn Outlook in Alberta, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2007 0    
8680 0 When doors were locked using the factory keyfob while one of the doors was still opened, the factory remote start, as well as the key fob, wouldn't work. The dealer ran diagnostics, but found no errors. The problem self-resolved two days before taking i 
11780 0 After 3 days of -30* celcius overnight temps, check engine light came on and gas gauge quit accurately reading. Onstar indicated the problem was with the fuel tank sensor. The gas gauge would sometimes not function at all, other times normally, and ... 
29140 891 Follow-up on previous fuel-gauge problem during cold weather. Was informed there is now a TSB. Using a higher ethanol fuel is supposed to prevent the problem from occurring - may be a Canadian specific problem.  
33480 0 Check engine light came on. Timing chain needed to be replaced. Engine had to be dropped to replace it so a/c was recharged and oil replaced as part of the work. Replaced under special GM extended coverage. Water pump started leaking while vehicle in shop for timing chain replacement. Replaced under warranty - dealership wasn't clear what warranty was used. 
34100  
Saturn Outlook in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2007 0    
6000 0 Gas gauge drops from 3/8 +/- tank to empty tank reading overnight. Tank level will move higher only after about 20 minutes of driving. 
20000 0 At +/- 40 mph when gas pedal is depressed heavily (lead foot) the car on 4 occasions has not accelerated for several long seconds, neither accelerates or bogs down - just stays at speed then after several long seconds finally kicks in - I consider this .. 
76300 0 DTC codes PO171 & P0174 ended up being oil contaminated Mass Air Flow sensor 
79000 0 Smog system 
87000  

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2007 Saturn Outlook 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

Saturn Outlook in Colorado, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2007 3000    
5000 0 Reflashed engine and transmission computers with new SW. Vehicle shifts and drives smoother. 
 

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2007 Saturn Outlook 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Saturn Outlook in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2007 0    
6000 0 rough running at idle 
 
Saturn Outlook in Alberta, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2008 6820    
8060 0 Cold weather driving and the vehicle revved at odd times and seemed sluggish. Heat was not adequate. Then the check front right tire pressure message came up. 
 

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