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Forum: S-Series Tech 04-04-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,867
Posted By skii33
Re: transmission swap

you need a mp6 transmission. from a single overhead cam engine . I had the same thing happen to me . I bought a car with a sigle cam motor but it was supposed to be a dual cam. It worked fine because...
Forum: L-Series Tech 01-21-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,177
Posted By skii33
Re: 2001 l 200 shakes violetly while accel. from light

Its only interesting..... if it not your delemma..... for me its a PIA ....lol
Forum: L-Series Tech 01-21-2011, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,177
Posted By skii33
Re: 2001 l 200 shakes violetly while accel. from light

I would say any accel from stop. My buddy is supposed to bring his tech 2 and pressure gage tomorrow hopefully this will shed some light on the problem. The car shifts and runs normal other than from...
Forum: L-Series Tech 01-20-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,177
Posted By skii33
Re: 2001 l 200 shakes violetly while accel. from light

fluid level good , filter and fluid just changed...I know about the plug on the passenger side to check the fluid level
Forum: L-Series Tech 01-20-2011, 08:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,177
Posted By skii33
Re: 2001 l 200 shakes violetly while accel. from light

Let me give you some backgroud about myself: I was a buick / gm mechanic for 8 years from 83-91 then i worked independent, now i work for ge,. I have a little garage beside my house and i have fixed...
Forum: L-Series Tech 01-20-2011, 08:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,177
Posted By skii33
Re: 2001 l 200 shakes violetly while accel. from light

Sorry if i confused anyone. Did anyone here ever own a big block chevy nova? If you would stomp on the gas and the rear wheels didnt plant ,they would wheel hop violently , until you put traction...
Forum: L-Series Tech 01-19-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,177
Posted By skii33
2001 l 200 shakes violetly while accel. from light

I just put a timing set in this car and it runs and shifts perfectly except when i accelerate from a stop it shakes and wheel hops violently. Its an automatic and i am suspecting the tranny or...
Forum: S-Series Tech 10-20-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,488
Posted By skii33
Re: Blower doesn't work in HI position

I have had this problem on several saturns', and the problem is indeed the relay. The relay is not bad but the female plug in the fuse box gets overheated and spreads out and loses connection. Put...
Forum: S-Series Tech 10-20-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 430
Posted By skii33
Re: no reverse , not the usual

there is power to the three tranny fuses in the underhood fusebox. It sounds like the tranny is engaging in reverse Like i here that soft thud like sound but nothing for movement. Is it possible the...
Forum: S-Series Tech 10-20-2010, 04:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 430
Posted By skii33
no reverse , not the usual

Heres the problem. I bought this car from a girl who had a guy working on the tranny. it is a 97 sl2 auto. It has no reverse and will not come out of 1st gear. The guy claims he put a vb in it and...
Forum: S-Series Tech 04-30-2010, 04:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,039
Posted By skii33
Re: Engine gurus - HELP!! 98 SL1

i have done a few of these and i agree with rc1488 . there is a procedure somewhere where you pull off the little hose from the top of the overflow jug and with the car running you keep flushing the...
Forum: S-Series Tech 04-30-2010, 04:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,679
Posted By skii33
Re: no dash lights , blows tail light fuse

fixed the problem.....the brown wire and green wire were touching together at the cup holder lamp socket . go figure.
Forum: S-Series Tech 04-29-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,679
Posted By skii33
no dash lights , blows tail light fuse

About a week ago i went out to my 95 sl2 and i had no dash lights, and the tail light fuse was blown. When i unpluged the dimmer switch it stopped blowing the fuse . I replaced the dimmer and it...
Forum: S-Series Tech 04-29-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,291
Posted By skii33
Re: AT swap from 97 DOHC to 2000 DOHC question

gear ratios are the same ... it will work ...trust me ..I put a 2000 sl2 into a 95 sl2 . NO Problems . I read on here how the gear ratios changed in 98, and only one guy on here out of all the...
Forum: S-Series Tech 02-23-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,203
Posted By skii33
Re: 95 sl2 cranks but won't start

the winner is bluesl2!!!!! At first i didnt understand pulling the front o2 sensor , then it hit me , plugged exaust. The inside of the converter came apart and pluged the midpipe and muffler . MY...
Forum: S-Series Tech 02-23-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,203
Posted By skii33
Re: 95 sl2 cranks but won't start

I did try to start it while holding the throttle open. and yes the splice at the ects is good and yes i do have it hooked to the bottom sensor (i'm aware of the other sensor for the guage on a 95). I...
Forum: S-Series Tech 02-23-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,203
Posted By skii33
95 sl2 cranks but won't start

Quick story on car . I bought it about 2 months ago . Lady said it was going down the road ond just died. My background on saturns : I have fixed up about 55 of these cars and have built motors for...
Forum: S-Series Tech 11-05-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,947
Posted By skii33
Re: lifter bleed down, need help

I have had several saturns with this problem... IT has nothing to do with the engine. your fuel tank check valve or pipe is not holding the pressure in the system when it sits for a few hours. to get...
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-27-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,002
Posted By skii33
Re: 1994 SC2 overheating (I know but...) with glowing red exhaust manifold

When you loosen the back bolts to remove the converter if you see some white powder coming out it is definatly the converter. If you had a bad spark plug or wire and the converter sees raw fuel for...
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-27-2009, 07:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,767
Posted By skii33
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-27-2009, 05:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,100
Posted By skii33
Re: After engin off tach vibrates?

I would go to the junkyard and get another instrument cluster ? maybe your tach is bad , just a guess
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-27-2009, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By skii33
Re: Dead Cylinder

I have rebuilt many of these engines so i am quite familiar with them ....You have a burnt exaust valve. If the engine is using a lot of oil I would pull the engine and re ring it . If you just want...
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-02-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 702
Posted By skii33
Re: 1993 SL2 will not go into reverse

That tube on the top is just a vent. I have a car at home that won't go into reverse and it is a shift cable....You can check by taking the cable with the black end (top cable) loose from the...
Forum: S-Series Tech 05-22-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,462
Posted By skii33
Re: Main & Rod Bearing replacement?

100% chance that if you spin a rod bearing it oblongs the rod journal . It may look good but we are talking just a couple of thousands of an inch that the rod bearing goes out of round. You can have...
Forum: S-Series Tech 05-19-2009, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By skii33
Re: Help My Engine Died

the smell leads me to believe it is an electrical short , that is provided it has oil in it !!!!
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