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It'll start up but wont accelerate. It moves in drive and

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It'll start up but wont accelerate. It moves in drive and reverse but thats it
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: The battery looks brand new. Where would the terminal connections be found
JA: What is the model/year of your Saturn?
Customer: 2005 saturn ion
JA: Are you fixing your Ion yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I'm trying to. It just happened last night so I tried jumping it thinking that was the problem but it didn't fix it
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I heard ions have codes but i have no idea how to find them
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Saturn
Expert:  Ronnie replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Ronnie replied 1 month ago.

Have you scanned the computer system to see if there are any fault code setting?

When you say it will not accelerate are you saying there is no throttle response?