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  1. SAAB 9-3 2002 Hatchback

    New Member Introductions.
    Hello, My name is Tony, currently I own two SAAB's, a 2002 9-3 hatchback and a 2008 9-3 TTID Wagon I guess as with most of us I have questions and lots of curiosity, hopefully being part of this group of fellow SAAB lovers will give me the opportunity to learn and share things to enhance my...
  2. Saab 9-5 Estate 2002: dipped beam headlight puzzle.

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I’m afraid this is a tricky one as, although I am quite used to using a mustimeter for simple continuity tests, I’m no electrical engineer. The driver’s side (left) dipped beam headlight is not working. This seems quite a common fault and I have looked at a number of threads here dealing with...
  3. Missing part for saab 95 2002

    Good morning gentlemen! A Pigeon (now deceased) ripped off my driver side headlight washer. I have attached a number of photos to illustrate the parts I have managed to obtain but it would appear I am missing a critical part to repair the damage. Can you help?? The washer still functions but...
  4. SAAB 9-3 2.2 TiD 2002 Need Answers URGENT

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi all, I have an issue with my saab 93 2.2 tid 2002, this problem persisted my for ages, the car works and starts good first time, however the problem is that when you drive in first and second gear going up to 2000 revs the car starts juddering insanely and chucking smoke out the back, I...
  5. Lower brake lights not working (other lights work) 2002 9-3 Vert

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi everyone, My lower brake lights are not working for some reason. The high brake light works and all other lights are working (reverse, fog, lights). I assume that if the high brake light is working then that means the switch is working and the signal is getting through to at least one brake...
  6. Transmission Control Box Saab 9-5 2L T 2002 model failure

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    It is official - what started with a small jerk when moving the automatic gearbox from Park or Neutral into Drive has developed into a fully flegged failure of autobox switching. After some very heavy down switches, I have limped home a few times before leaving it at the garage for a few days...
  7. 2002 saab 9-3 tid

    Previous model ranges, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Hi Saab Guy's I have my 2002 9-3 coupe black 160k short mot & tax but will put new mot for the full asking price, this car is very nice it drives perfect with every thing working as it should, super on diesel, why i am saleing it is my wife has just gave birth to our 3rd son & is to small so...
  8. Wanted: Roofbars/TopBox 9-5 Estate 2002

    Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Hi, Im after a set of roofbars for a 9-5 estate, 2002 Preferably Saab, but Thule also considered Also possibly interested in a TopBox as well if anyone has one in good condition. Ive contacted a couple as listed on here but they are either sold or I've had no response, Please post or PM...
  9. Washer bottle warning on SID 9-5 Aero estate 2002

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Everytime I start the engine I get a "refill washer reservoir" warning on the SID The washers are working fine and the washer reservor is full to the brim. Any ideas. I read somewhere else that the sensors can sludge up. Are they hard to remove and swap? PN
  10. Question for all owners of 93 2.2 TiD 2002

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Have any of you tried to reduce noise in the cabin, because the engine is quite noisy or if the insulation is quite thin. I am thinking to try something to do about noise coming from the engine but I get negetivne responses from each service for car upholstery.
  11. Excellent 2002 SAAB 93 Convertible For Sale

    Previous model ranges, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Hi, I am thinking of selling my 2002 SAAB 93 Convertible. I have owned it for 4 years now and it has been a fantastic car. I'll let the photo's do the talking but here are some details. 2002 Convertible 2.0 turbo Silver Full Charcoal Leather Interior (mint condition) 18" Zito alloys (not...
  12. 2002 9-5 Aero wagon seat wiring diagram

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I am new to the site but was wondering if anyone has a wiring diagram for seats on a 9-5 aero. I purchased these seats for another project and need to wire them to function. I am not as concerned about the heat but I want to avoid the airbag (I have been told not to apply power when testing...
  13. 2002 Saab 9-5 Petrol Service Reset

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I've just completed a service on my 2002 Saab 9-5 Petrol after the Service Light came on but I've no idea how to reset it. Any and all help and advice on how I can resolve this would be appreciated. It's my first Saab which I've now owned for some months and for me it has to be one of the most...
  14. 2002 9-5 Areo B235R engine

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I have a 9-5 with a blown B235R engine Vin# 8th digit G. I'm having a very difficult time finding an egine to match. Can I use another B235R "g" engine from say a 2004-2007? I've found some of those on e-bay from salvage yards. Or can I adapt one from a E engine it's lesser hP but is that...
  15. 2002 93 Oil Leak

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    My wife's '02 93 with the turbo engine has developed a small oil leak. Its dripping off the drain plug on the oil pan and I've checked the plug and it is tight. Anyone have any ideas about where it may be coming from ? I'm going to get under the car tomorrow and have a look around, but I'm...
  16. Adding an amp and door speakers on 2002 93

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    I want to add door speakers with an amp on my wife's 93. Could anyone direct me to a faq, discussion, post, etc. on making the wiring harness for hooking it up to the factory head unit. Installing the speakers themselves is no problem for me, I'm just a bit unclear about wiring it in to the head...
  17. 2002 Aero - very slow to warm up

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi It's pretty much as per the title really! I bought the car in the summer and it always seemed slow to warm up. With the cold weather, it's now taking longer and longer, and I'm now getting a check engine light and the gauge drops to zero after about 15 mins of struggling to warm up. THe...
  18. Saab 9-5 3.0 V6 TiD Vector saloon, full black leather + extras (2002)

    Current model range, FOR SALE and WANTED
  19. Saab 9-5 3.0 V6 TiD Vector saloon, full black leather + extras (2002)

    Previous model ranges, FOR SALE and WANTED
    As above, am selling my saab 9-5 3.0 TiD vector, in silver with 95k miles, xenon headlights, auto rain sensing wipers all mod cons, runs well, great interior and paint work. see my piston heads Ad for pics and more details: Price is £2850 ONO to...
  20. 9-3 2002 Audio Parts - Including Premium Amp, CD Changer and CD Headunit and Premium Indoor speakers

    Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    I sold my 9-3 about 6 months back but have some spares in full working order if anyone is interested. Premium Audio Amp - This is the one fitted in the kick panel by the factory as part of the audio upgrade for my 9-3 Aero - the only part number I can see on it is "47 12 618" It includes the...