Wiper Blades

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Thread: Wiper Blades

  1. #1
    I went into Halfords today to buy some new wiper blades for my 2005 9-3 Estate but they didn't have any. Looking on the internet I'm not sure which one's fit, any advice or part numbers out there?

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    I've used wiperblades.co.uk. You just put in the details of your car, and then it returns a list of results applicable to your vehicle. In the case of the Saab the front wipers are 23". It seems the rear one is a specific type of 12" wiper blade.

  4. #3
    I have just replaced mine with some retro fit flat blades like these there quite smart.

  5. #4
    Full throttle
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    A lot of the aftermarket suppliers will offer you a 22 inch blade instead of the 23 inch that Saab fit. It's a bit less window that gets cleared, but not enough to be a problem.

    Driver's side has a spoiler.

  6. #5
    Thanks, I've ordered the aeroflat blades off ebay, they say for the 95 but I will let you know if they fit my 93.

  7. #6
    Any update on if they fit the 9-3 pitbits?
    I know its only 4 days but i want them

  8. #7
    Yes they fit fine, and look quite good. However.............. I'm still unsire if they are any good as I'm noticing a bit of smeering on the return wipe and some jumping as well when there isnt much rain. I will give them a few weeks to bed in but if they continue I will get some others.

  9. #8
    Full throttle
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Officially the 9-3SS and 9-5 have different blades, but I have bought standard blades for my 9-5 and used them on her 9-3SS with no problem.

  10. #9
    They didn't have any on ebay for the 9-3ss so I measured the ones originally on the car and they were both 23". I haven't had any smearing or jumping with the set I got, so not sure what's happened there.

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