S-Series Trim Level Differences

Differences between S(x)1 and S(x)2 The trim levels through the rest of the page will be referred to as “1’s” (SC1, SL1, SW1) and “2’s” (SC2, SL2, SW2). 1) The engine The most commonly known difference 1’s and 2’s is … Continue reading

S-Series Transmissions

There are 4 types of transmission for the S-Series: MP2 – Manual Transmission, found in SOHC models MP3 – Manual Transmission, found in DOHC models MP6 – Automatic Transmission, found in SOHC models MP7 – Automatic Transmission, found in DOHC … Continue reading

S-Series OEM Stereo Headunits: 1st Generation (1991-1994)

Radio Only Note: missing knobs Cassette Cassette with equalizer CD with equalizer Aftermarket Dash Adapters Dash Adapter A: (Metra Chevrolet/GMC/Oldsmobile/Pontiac/Saturn Radio Install Kit) (Single DIN) Dash Adapter B: (?) (Single DIN) Dash Adapter C: (American International GMK432) (Single DIN) Dash … Continue reading

S-Series Generations

There are 3 “Generations” of Saturn S-Series: (Generations denote major changes. These major changes could be seen in the exterior design, interior design, and electronics systems) Exterior design generations SC (coupes): 1st Gen: 1991-1996 2nd Gen: 1997-2000 3rd Gen: 2001-2002 … Continue reading

S-Series Engines

Saturn LL0

There are 3 Major Types of Engine for the S-Series: LK0 – SOHC, TBI (’91-’94) 85 crank HP L24 – SOHC, MPFI (’95-’02) 100 crank HP LL0 – DOHC, MPFI (’91-’02) 124 crank HP SOHC = Single Overhead Cam (one … Continue reading