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  1. Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    I have for sale a steinbauer tuning box for a 2.2 125bhp TiD Saab 9-3. I had this box running for 5 years in my old 9-3 before it was written off in a accident a couple of months ago. The official figures say it takes bhp from 125bhp too...
  2. Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    As part of finally clearing my garage, I'm selling this refurbished Bosch 2kw starter motor that I bought for my 2001 Saab 9-3 2.2 TiD. It is a genuine Bosch 'Made in Germany' item and I bought it from a Saab specialist at Beaulieu Autojumble last year. I ended up selling the car over...
  3. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Read loads of threads but cannot find any that match these symptoms. Car starts fine and drives fine from cold, for about 2 miles, then CEL comes on and it goes into Limp mode. Continue driving until car reaches normal running temperature, then CEL disappears and the the car drives normally for...
  4. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Ive seen on fleabay a tuning box for the 9-3 and 9-5 2.2ttid and spoke to one of the past buyers and they have said good things and havent had any problems with the unit or the car after fitting it. just wondered has anyone else fitted one on here? can tuning boxes knack your engine???
  5. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hello everyone, first time poster on here although i am a long term reader!!! Heres the deal, usual problems i would say, engine light would come on so cleaned egr and inlet manifold, still came on, fitted new maf sensor, still came on, however when working car would drive very well. I then...
  6. Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Wife's car has let go of turbo. Desperately need a second hand part to save car from scrapper - any guardian angels out there?
  7. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Been having fun and games with the Check Engine Light, EGR valve etc on my 2001 TiD 2.2. Having sorted out a leaking intercooler hose a few months ago, a new problem has arisen and I suspect there may be leaks in one or more of the vacuum hoses (turbo wastegate actuator, etc). I have ordered 3...
  8. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hi. Some time ago the car failed to start. turning over ok but not willing. On disconnecting the battery for a while the car would start. This became progressively more frequent. The times it won't start are highlighted by on turning on the ignition the radiator fan would come on even when cold...
  9. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    OK, I’ve done a few searches but keep coming up with the same answers. I’ve got a 2001 9-3 SE TiD 2.2 (125bhp) which has the following intermittent problem: Accelerate from about 2500 revs to 3000 (usually in forth gear) I get a slight repeated hesitation or surging of acceleration and if I...
  10. Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    As title - I need a starter motor....
  11. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Looking to replace turbo, need to get right one. I believe Mrs GreenSaab's steed is a 2.2 TiD with 125bhp however it seems to be listed on some databases as 115. It is 2001 model year and VIN number is Y53DF55D612023452 Can someone help?
  12. Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    for a saab 93 2.2 tid (2001) 125bhp picture attached. Sits on bulkhead next to auxillary heater unit (back right)
  13. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Well I thought I would post some mpg results I got at the weekend! I have now owned my TiD for almost 5 years now & with a heavy lead foot & town driving I have seen the SID as low as 37.9mpg! now with the price of diesel I have been a bit more in economy mode! still doing short trips to the...
  14. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Mine is registered 28 Nov 2000 on an X plate. I could be borderline. Would Saab a dealer know from the chassis number ? It pulls like a train, I can't imagine it is the lower powered version. Any clues ?
  15. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi can someone give me a bit of advice my wifes 2001 9-3 Tid 125 bhp seems to have a problem the glow plug light of the dash no longer seems to light up despite the car starting with no problems and also i seem to be using a bit of oil i topped up the engine 5 weeks ago( i know i should it more...
  16. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi on a run down to Birmingham today about 160 miles there and back i've notice on hard (foot down) acceration that the car judders/pulses. on gentle aceleration this isnt noticable any ideas whats causing this i'm still averaging 39/43 MPG which all ive ever had from it in the last 13 months...
  17. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    I seem to have developed a fault where the oil light flickers on at tickover, sometimes lighting the warning triangle also but with no warning message on the SID. It tends to happen when the car is warm. I have checked the oil level and its fine. The car does not appear to be ticking over at any...
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