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    Re: O.K boys and girls.............

    Is it time to bring back up the elephant in the room? I feel there should be mandatory driving tests once you are over a certain age...:rolleyes:

    Sorry to hear that the car is dead Kez, depending...
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    Re: 9-5 SE Estate Project. Insanely with pictures :)

    Don't do that - loving watching the transformation - reluctant to comment as I'm sure others are to stop it becoming a 200 page comment-fest. Keep up the great work
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    Re: clueless please help

    The sensible mileage to change the belt is around 70k, dont trust the book!! The waterpump is the culprit of most timing belt failures, so if in doubt I would agree, swap it - if it fails you're...
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    Re: Engine Braking System?

    Not the best idea to coast in any modern car,

    #1 - placing undue stress and heat into your brakes
    #2 - the car uses fuel while coasting, uses less (in fact nearly none) when decelerating.
    #3 -...
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    Stay Claasy Saabscene

    She's gone, parted ways with the lowest mileage ttid aero in Ireland (I think) @ 77k miles, served me well, a few niggles along the way, but nothing like some of my previous cars.

    Well - looking...
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    Re: Lighting Board needed- urgently

    Rear clusters have been knkown to corrode and short out, if it is the back of teh lamp housing a scrapyard is the sensible place to start looking, if that is not what you're looking for, can you see...
  7. Re: Lowering and Auto Headlight Adjusters 2003 Aero 9-3

    It should work OK, mine is Aero -30mm with no issue, if it doesn't (as happened me on a 3 series) you can add a plates, must be done front and back to compensate for the drop to move the sonsor down...
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    Re: Mods done for the moment ....

    Looks awesome Ben - details on the wheels?, I need them in my life :) - personally I'm in a saloon these days, my combi met an unfortunate end, the 2 things i really wantd to do to that to complete...
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    Re: Should I buy a 95?

    If you collect it on the 22nd, it'll be a year since you started looking - anniversary.... :)
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    Re: front fog light lense?

    http://www.partsforsaabs.com/index.php?cPath=40_97_173_555 for the fogs - http://www.partsforsaabs.com/index.php?cPath=40_97_173_614 for the main unit... Parts numbers 127.../128... are the OEM part...
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    Re: swirl flap problem

    I tend to be sure to find a reason to go "man-shopping" 30 miles away about once a fortnight or every 400 car miles.... Mine does not get a lot of use right now, if you do a lot of motorway driving...
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    Re: swirl flap problem

    Depending on driving style the car should do a regen every 300-500miles, you'll know its happening as the DTE will drop like a stone..... its autmatic, so you dont really have any choice on when to...
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    Re: front indicator faulty

    The "plug" has contacts in it to points on the light housing, TBH, I got mine out without dismantling the car, but then again I have slightly feminine hands :rolleyes:
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    Re: Left Side Indicator Bulb

    Change the bulb, a failing bulb may have change in resistance, normally just does completely if the filament breaks, I would swap the bulb as its most likely the culprit, look for frayed/damaged...
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    Re: Power steering loss

    ^^^^^ this, direct symptom of alternator on the way out
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    Third World Space Programme

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pD_yQZ4iNjY
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    Re: Saab 9-3 Saloon bumper removal help

    http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=13&ved=0CGEQFjAM&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.saabcentral.com%2F~viscouse%2FSGFOG_docs%2F12789094_Tow_Bar_Fixed.pdf&ei=0N3cVJyGE7CM7Ab1vICoAg&usg=A...
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    Re: Rear Left Indicator light stays on

    Open up the light cluster, there have been issues in the past with corrosion and melting of the contacts, it would be first step
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    Re: wet

    Looking at your previous post, I assume this is a 93 saloon, if so - answer is there isn't one, you'll have to get the carpets out. Normally leaks in the 93 into the front footwell comes from blocked...
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    Re: rattling/knocking

    2008 I get something similar, but only happens during DPF regen, accompanied by a wired grinding noise when depressing clutch when stationary. Have had the car checked numerous times, I have put it...
  21. Re: Zenon Headlight Automatic Levelling System - Fault light on

    A requirement for Xenons is a functioning levelling system, unfortunately as far as I know its a fail. It can be as simple as one of the sensors (located on wishbones) have been damaged or is faulty.
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    Re: Crack the codes !!!!

    B1000-05 ( unknown tdc ) still present ( heard it cold be the control unit )
    B0026-04 front frontal deployment stage 1 open circuit - The driver frontal loops 1 and 2 are the loops to the steering...
  23. Thread: Ipad Holder ?

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    Re: Ipad Holder ?

    I have this: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Universal-Rotating-transformer-Microsoft-BTIH110/dp/B00DLV08N4/ref=sr_1_24?ie=UTF8&qid=1421932151&sr=8-24&keywords=car+ipad+mount is works, but you have to have...
  24. Re: 9-3 2003 saloon heated Rear screen part working

    The top few lines are the radio antenna, you've caught mo off guard as regards the bottem part, I think that should indeed work, weather is conducive tonight to check it tomorrow and confirm, but the...
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    Re: Saab 93 heated seats ?

    Retro-fitting universal kits is straight forward enough, find power, locate the switches (some are rather clunky and awkward looking) then the hard bit - stripping the seat to fit the pad(s).. If the...
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