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  1. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi Grateful for any advice/ pointers please? Had my 1.9 TTiD Aero from new in 2009, 75k mikes, FSH, no issues. About a year ago my job changed meaning I was closer to home - like 2 miles rather than 50 - so my motoring became very much start stop. This started to take it's toll with the DPF...
  2. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Just about to change my gear linkage assembly so brushed up on the instructions which all sounds fairy easy..... but what I'm in need of a something I can use as gearbox locking pins. I'm assuming I can just push a stainless steel rod / bar into the holes but trying to find out what size. If...
  3. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Mot due in a month. I have not seen any feedback from fellow threaders reference the DPF / diesel emissions. Am I correct in assuming that our Saabs have been getting through the 'new' MOT's with to many issues?
  4. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello guys Have a problem with my 2009 Saab 9-3 1.8t (Biopower). When I shift in high RPM (after 4500 RPM, any gear) the clutch pedal wont come up all the way. It comes up 1/3 of the way, and I have to push it up with my foot. It is possible to change gear even if I dont push up. If I pump...
  5. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hi . So i bought a snazzy gunmetal grey 2009 Tid and i love it , but although all the visual alerts are working , there is no accompanying bong, click, beep or otherwise - particularly frustrating with parking sensors !! Couple of supplemental facts : Its a facelift dash (no Sid ?) Radio/CD...
  6. Current model range, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Car is now SOLD. Vented seats still available, free to collector, no pictures available as they’re buried in the garage. Private sale, Selling due to impending retirement, so need something a little cheaper to run. owned since June 2016. HPI clear, Took me a while to find one with a sunroof...
  7. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi i have a problem with my saab ampli, i'd like to replace it with a new one ,i have the premium 150 7 speakers sound system and i'm going to install a 4 channel aftermarket amp. Now the problem is: how can i connect the 7 speakers system to a 4ch amp? Many threads talk about it but no one...
  8. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello Guys, I am facing an issue with my setting menu, I can navigate in the menu but when i am on "Setting" if i click "SET" on the steering wheel nothing happened. When i press set on "Average consumption" for exemple there is a bip like it is not possible to do it. But on "Setting" no bip...
  9. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi, We're trying to fit a child car seat that requires both the ISOFIX anchors (behind the seats) and also a top tether. Can anyone with a similar age 9-3 Combi / Sportwagon provide any information on where the top tether anchor points are or should be? A photo would be great. It seems...
  10. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hello all I'm just wondering if anybody has ever experienced the kind of weirdness I'm getting from my ACC unit at the moment. Basically, at random times whilst driving it flicks into its calibration routine displaying ACC Calibr. Started on the SID accompanied by bleeps and random lights on...
  11. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi Saab Forum I've got a bit of a problem with my new baby and came across this Forum whilst looking for information on what might be wrong with my car. Hoping some of you SAAB lovers out there might be able to help? Drove home this afternoon through some pretty massive flood waters due to...
  12. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I have a 2009 1.9TiD with nearly 69,000 on the clock. Serviced by the same independent Saab specialist since new (by previous owner then me). Over past 4-5 weeks I've noticed that it's idling roughly, and this seems to be getting worse. It's only affecting the engine when not moving - idle is...
  13. Chat
    Hello guys, Long time lurker and made a few posts in the past, but having sold my 2003 9-3 aero a year ago I am now looking at buying a newer model, namely a 2009 9-3 1.8t. The car in question is a 6-speed petrol 2litre low pressure turbo. I did a quick search with no results but have a feeling...
  14. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Morning all, I have a coolant leak bad enough to drain the tank on a short traffic journey or a long early morning run say Surrey to leeds will hardly make a dent so I know the leak is pressure based. During my annual service the garage informed me the repair will be £415 + fitting so I managed...
  15. New Member Introductions.
    Hi This is my first Saab, I'm in Auckland NZ - keen to get to know about the car. Cheers Jeremy
  16. Current model range, FOR SALE and WANTED
    REDUCED: £any reasonable offer - Saab 9-3, 1.9 TiD, Estate, 150BHP Hi Everyone, I am selling my saab due to the overseas move. Few info about it: Saab 9-3, 1.9 TiD,Estate, 150BHP, Manual 6-speed, 2009. I have the receipts from doing regular maintenance (oil, oil filters, air-con regas, etc)...
  17. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi I bought a d900 obd2 reader from eBay and couldn't get it to read any codes or show any live data that was usable, I connected it to the wifrs Volvo and all was good so I knew reader was not faulty. I currently have an engine management light and keeps going into limpmode after a restart car...
  18. New Member Introductions.
    Hi everyone I have bought the above with lots of little problems and a couple of large ones me thinks. It was an impulse buy was very black and shinny. You will be hearing lots from me as I work through the issues looking for answers. :relaxed:
  19. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    This has been a long running issue of a really high level of exhaust fumes when it decides to do a dpf regen. I recently took the car to a new Saab garage for its service and I mentioned the dpf issue. The mechanic said that the dpf I have on my car did not look like a genuine Saab one but an...
  20. Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    hi, hope anyone can help, we have just bought our second Saab, a MY2009 9/5 which is listed as a 1.9 Turbo Edition on the V5 here in the UK the stereo in the car sounds amazing, it has the extra speaker in the centre of the dash so i am assuming it's either the AS2 or the AS3, and there is what...
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