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Lost power- only can go 20 miles an hour or less; makes a

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lost power- only can go 20 miles an hour or less; makes a noise similar to an empty garbage disposal and also a ticking noise. Went to mechanic- said it was catalytic converter. Had to be towed. Just got call that it is fuel pump, 3 different catalytic converters, and oxygen sensors. 1 month ago replaced 4 celluloid coils. The total will be close to $4800. trying to decide to fix or not. 2009 outlook with 115k miles
JA: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?
Customer: consistent
JA: What is the model/year of your Saturn?
Customer: 2009 Outlook 115k miles
JA: Are you fixing your Outlook yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: it is in the shop
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Saturn
Expert:  Amedee replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question. Is the check engine light on? Are there any codes in the computer?