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Saturn VUE Other Problems and Repair Histories

829 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer Saturn VUE. 157 of these members (18.9%) have reported other repairs for their car. A total of 76 other repairs to Saturn VUEs--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

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

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

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

Percentage of Saturn VUE repairs by problem area

23% of the Saturn VUE repairs were to the engine, 9% to the transmission, 11% to the brakes, 22% to the suspension, 21% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 6% to the body and trim, and 7% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 1019 repairs.

Saturn VUE other repair cost distribution

Of the Saturn VUE other repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 11% cost less than $100, 58% between $100 and $499, 16% between $500 and $999, 8% between $1000 and $2499, and 8% more than $2500.

Chart based on 90 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 Saturn VUE Other problems and repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.
Repair costs are in local units.

2008 Saturn VUE 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

Saturn VUE in Ohio, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2007 0    
0 windshield washer jet on driver side inoperable. Tech found that it was loose and had come undone from the washer pump. reinstalled correctly, and problem is now gone. 
 

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2007 Saturn VUE 4dr SUV

248-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

Saturn VUE in Washington, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 10000    
11000 0 front middle console warped panels replaced 
 

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2007 Saturn VUE 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

Saturn in Ontario, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 1860    
5580 0 There is an unnerving regular vibration/humming emanating from the rear wheelwells. It got to be so bad that if the rear windows were opening, it caused discomfort in the passengers and drivers ears. It could also be heard (but less) when the windows we 
 

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2006 Saturn VUE 4dr SUV

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

Saturn VUE in Pennsylvania, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 8000    
13000 0 replace passenger seat arm rest with minor tear. 
 
Saturn VUE in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 9000    
18000 0 IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER DEFECTIVE. UNABLE TO TURN KEY TO START. WAS MORE PRONOUNCED, UNABLE TO TURN, WHEN THE STEERING WHEEL WAS ROTATED TO A LOCK POSITION. DEALER REPLACED CLYINDER, IGNITION LOCK (PART#15841209) TROUBLE FREE SINCE 6/11/2007 
 
Saturn VUE in Arizona, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 7000    
14000 0 This trip was a three-parter becuse they didn't have the part. The bulb on the temp control knob for the HVAC system burned out. I went in for an oil change, and they ordered a part. Part came in, was wrong, so I had to reschedule. Second trip was wrong part again, so they replaced the entire HVAC cluster. Problem all better. (email 092407) 
66000  
Saturn VUE in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2007 26000    
26000 0 Airbag warning light would come on randomly when I was driving with no passengers. Also, the airbag warning light would come on and the passenger airbag would turn on and off while driving with someone in front passenger seat. 
 

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2006 Saturn VUE 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Saturn VUE in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 10000    
18000 500 replaced wheel bearing 
 

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