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P0116 DTC, 2006 Ion, I am just starting. All I have done is

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P0116 DTC
JA: What is the model/year of your Saturn?
Customer: 2006 Ion
JA: Are you fixing your Ion yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I am just starting. All I have done is deciphered the CEL.
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: The light is not on now but it is in the Computer.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: My daughter is learning how to drive a manual transmission and she stalled it. Had to get it jump started and the Cel came on.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Saturn
Expert:  Thomas Ragusa replied 1 month ago.

Hello, my name is***** am a certified automotive technician and would like to help you today, P0116 is for a coolant temp sensor performance, coolant temp sensors are prone to going bad in all vehicles, I wold start with replacing the sensor. They are also prone to being intermittent problems and come and go.