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Forum: Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring

Help and advice on miscellaneous issues including general Saab and general motoring-related questions, answers and comment

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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: UK Vehicle Excise Duty Rates - a word of warning.

    Around 2005 the VED went up considerably on some bands of cars. When looking at a car from 2005+ i strongly suggest you check here first:...

    Started by the zohan‎, 06-27-2015 03:06 PM
    duty, excise, rates, vehcile, vehicle, warning, word
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,469
    08-27-2015, 03:56 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: 2014 MOT amendments for Diesels

    Its causing quite a lot of uncertainty for owners everywhere who's cars have DPF's and have had them removed for what ever reason. Below is a...

    Started by kez‎, 12-09-2013 09:35 PM
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    2014, amendments, diesels, mot
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    07-19-2014, 01:04 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: before and after

    Like many of us.. you've been busy transforming a car to your tastes over the years... why not post some before and after photos and tell us the...

    Started by markcanderson‎, 12-27-2005 04:34 AM
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    12-04-2013, 01:01 AM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Help with choosing HID (xenon lamps)

    here is a Kelvin colour chart for HID lamps, which may help anyone thinking of replacing there existing failed/dimmed lamps it is also advisable...

    Started by kez‎, 11-26-2013 06:32 PM
    choosing, hid, lamps, xenon
    • Replies: 8
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    11-26-2013, 06:57 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Service/Oil changes

    It is recommended to use only oils approved for your engine according to the table below. Services should be performed at the recommended intervals...

    Started by the zohan‎, 09-25-2013 05:10 AM
    service or oil
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Saabs on TV

    A Saab on TV with some actor chap who also drove a GM900 in the series.

    Started by john‎, 05-21-2003 04:59 AM
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    04-19-2013, 06:55 PM Go to last post
  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Is your DIESEL SMOKING !!!

    in my job they continualy send us on various courses to keep you update on mechanical and electrical issues..........not a bad thing but wish they'd...

    Started by kez‎, 04-14-2013 03:56 PM
    diesel, smoking
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    04-15-2013, 10:09 AM Go to last post
  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: Saabscene meet

    Hi all, I am thining it would be nice if we arranged a meet for all Saabscene members just wondering if anyone would be interested in this prior...

    Started by deano93tid‎, 08-03-2012 06:39 PM
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    meet, saabscene
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    02-24-2013, 05:12 AM Go to last post
  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Saabscene 2013 beaulieu motor museum meet name confirmation only

    Right guys post your name only in this sticky thread to confirm attendance - If anything else is posted it will be removed from this thread. If...

    Started by deano93tid‎, 01-21-2013 10:25 AM
    2013, beaulieu, confirmation, meet, motor, museum, saabscene
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  1. Any recommendations for improving the dip beam performance on my 04 9-3 Aero

    The main beam on my 2004 9-3 Aero Conv is like a searchlight but the dip beam is as much use as a tea light in a hurricane. Short of going for a full...

    Started by Ian Wigg‎, 11-07-2015 07:39 PM
    aero, beam, dip, improving, performance, recommendations
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 502
    11-25-2015, 12:20 PM Go to last post
  2. Front windscreen wash wipe not working.....

    Hi I own a Saab 93 1.9 tid 2009. Recently the wash wipe function stopped working on the front windscreen and after enquiring online and checking...

    Started by sloany‎, 11-22-2015 06:16 PM
    front, wash, windscreen, wipe, working
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 181
    11-23-2015, 04:07 PM Go to last post
  3. Tempured glass

    I recently replaced myrear hatchback windshield and the other day I noticed these streaks through out the window. From research I found out that this...

    Started by spngbobis4me‎, 11-14-2015 08:31 PM
    glass, tempured
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 242
    11-15-2015, 12:34 PM Go to last post
  4. Question 2007 saab 9-3 1.9 tid advice

    Hi all, hopefully you can advise.. Im looking/interested in a 2007 9-3 1.9tid. Any problems I should be aware of? I drive to work everyday...

    Started by Spawner‎, 11-07-2015 01:53 PM
    2007, advice, saab, tid
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 280
    11-07-2015, 04:31 PM Go to last post
  5. Spare Key

    Hi all I only got 1 key with my 93 tid sport is there anywhere i can get another 1 or if i got hold of a secondhand 1 could it be programmed to my...

    Started by Brett93sport‎, 08-03-2015 06:59 AM
    key, spare
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,361
    11-06-2015, 07:46 AM Go to last post
  6. Xenon left dipped beam failure

    Hi, Hoping there is some good past experience that can give me some ideas. I had left dipped beam failure so switched left and right ballast...

    Started by Foxtonrams‎, 11-02-2015 02:08 PM
    beam, dipped, failure, left, xenon
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 315
    11-03-2015, 06:41 PM Go to last post
  7. New car new questions

    I have been a Saab owner for 30 years. The last 13 years have been with my baby, a 2000 MCY Viggen. 2 weeks ago she was totaled by some dumb SOB who...

    Started by Mdwannabe‎, 10-30-2015 05:22 PM
    car, questions
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 228
    10-31-2015, 05:19 AM Go to last post
  8. Steering wheel cover

    Hi everyone, boring question but I'm looking to get a steering wheel cover for my 9-3 aero (53 plate) but the wheel is bigger than cars I have had in...

    Started by JJN‎, 10-26-2015 06:20 PM
    cover, sizes, steering, wheel
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 233
    10-26-2015, 06:20 PM Go to last post
  9. Front strut mount

    I have to replace my Front strut mounts, can I buy used mounts or is this a part I should replace with new ones? Is there anyway to know if the...

    Started by spngbobis4me‎, 09-29-2015 05:05 AM
    front, mount, strut
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 333
    10-21-2015, 04:59 PM Go to last post
  10. changing trunk/boot lid

    hey guys, i have the new trunk/boot lid from a 2009 saab 93, would this fit on a 2005 model?? thanks

    Started by Kinjo‎, 09-14-2015 02:49 PM
    changing, lid, trunk or boot
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 380
    10-10-2015, 03:29 AM Go to last post
  11. Whats the issue with ttid4 160

    Hi all I am new to Saab and bought a 9-3 TTID4 160 bhp I love the car and like to read up about my purchase. I am surprised how little there...

    Started by PiStuff‎, 10-02-2015 01:29 PM
    160, issue, ttid4
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 575
    10-03-2015, 06:15 AM Go to last post
  12. What's it called

    Hi can anyone identify the part at the top left hand corner of the rocker cover with a small oil pipe going into it it's brown/grey color thx

    Started by royalburger‎, 09-29-2015 04:12 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 262
    09-30-2015, 12:10 PM Go to last post
  13. end of the road!!

    Looks like the time has come to say bye to my 04 93 2.2tid. Had the car 9 years, mostly pleasurable but now sat outside house and wont start! Have...

    Started by cragsmythe‎, 08-24-2015 09:01 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    end, road
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,309
    09-18-2015, 03:18 PM Go to last post
  14. Red face If you buy a TiD buy a codereader too!

    I have a2006 93 sportwagon 1.9 TiD 150. Nice car - not quite the build of my old 9000s - but capable just the same. Any perusal of the forums will...

    Started by juliuscd‎, 09-12-2015 12:46 PM
    buy, codereader, eml, inlet manifold, intercooler, intercoolersymptoms, tid
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 339
    09-12-2015, 03:09 PM Go to last post
  15. 9-3 tid goes like a rocket with the alternator disconected, why?

    hi guys, im a 29 yr old diesel engineer and worked at stratstone saab for 4 years, i now work along side my uncle in our own garage doing general...

    Started by peakbankperformance‎, 09-04-2015 07:05 PM
    alternator, disconected, rocket, tid
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 643
    09-10-2015, 06:50 PM Go to last post
  16. Damage from putting car into Drive when it is coasting down a hill?

    I was coasting down a hill in N when I accidentally put the car into Drive as the car was still rolling backwards. The car jerked, I slam brake and...

    Started by powrightinthekisser‎, 08-25-2015 08:20 AM
    car, coasting, damage, drive, hill, putting
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 488
    09-07-2015, 06:46 PM Go to last post
  17. How often should I get my 2005 93 aero conv tuned?

    Hi, car runs ok and has good power. Question is there is a vibration and slight rattle when idling. Would tuning help this and get it quieter and...

    Started by Foxtonrams‎, 09-04-2015 02:43 PM
    2005, aero, conv, tuned
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 619
    09-07-2015, 06:41 PM Go to last post
  18. Power steering issue on 55 aero 93

    Help...recently bought car and power steering leak.... Think it's squirting out from the top of the pump, where the hard pipe comes out the top...

    Started by Foxtonrams‎, 08-31-2015 03:49 PM
    aero, issue, power, steering
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 492
    09-04-2015, 07:56 PM Go to last post
  19. Control arm bushings

    My Control arm bushings are bad in my 1999 Saab 9-3SE Sedan. Do I have to change the control arm also or can I just do the bushings? Is it bad to...

    Started by spngbobis4me‎, 09-03-2015 12:06 AM
    arm, bushings, control
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 351
    09-03-2015, 12:23 PM Go to last post
  20. Saab phone controls on the steering wheel

    I am sorry folks if this is an old story. I can not get it out of my head as to why there is phone controls on the steering wheel, and you cannot...

    Started by SaJonny5ab‎, 08-30-2015 02:47 PM
    controls, phone, saab, steering, wheel
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 690
    08-30-2015, 02:57 PM Go to last post

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