This car has been nothing but a nightmare for my husband and I. At 70k miles, the ENGINE blew. We replaced the engine because it was cheaper than buying a new car, but there are just too many problems. Too much road noise, it shakes, the radio went out. We have to change the oil so often, it's crazy. The acceleration, especially on inclines, is terrible. Due to a flood, we will be getting rid of this car. We will never buy another Saturn.
The comment about the acceleration on inclines is ABSOLUTELY 100% TRUE. I can testify to this after driving one of these for almost 3 years now. It is actually scary. I have to drive over some very steep-inclined bridges and I have actually developed an anxiety because of how poorly this car climbs uphill. Very, very scary.
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