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  1. Odd Air-Con Query

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi Chaps. This is a curious one. Yes, the weather's been great lately, time for the Air-Con! Why does the dash face level vents have different temperature air flowing? With the temp set to lowest, drivers window vent and centre vent (RHS) has cold air - lovely! The passenger side window vent...
  2. Does a defective external temperature sensor affect my aircon?

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi, My first post so go easy on me! I have recently purchased a 2006 (56) Saab 93 TiD Estate. I took it to a garage to have the Air Con recharged but was informed that the compressor will not kick in to operate the system. They tested the compressor and made it operate via their laptop so...
  3. Aircon rattle

    Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hi All, I can hear a slight metallic rattle from my Saab 2009 9-3 1.9TiD when the aircon is on and it disappears when it's switched off. It had a new AC compressor and alternator after a catastrophic failure in France but it was repaired to a good standard (I think) Any ideas as noting is...
  4. aircon problems

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    hi all, saab 93 [year2000] soft top I'm having problems with my aircon, I've refurbed the compressor replaced the bottle gassed up system reset the climate control, still no cold air, I'm in south Africa and there's a shortage of saab tech's over here I don't get any fault codes...
  5. aircon problem

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    hi all, got me a saab 93 year 2000, aircon not working just get hot air, has anyone got a wiring diagram for the electrics??if I splash 12v directly onto the compressor it kicks in. I know theres a switch on the roof that cuts in when you open to disable the air con, that works fine...
  6. aircon problem

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    hi all roof problems and air con problems, moved to south Africa with my saab 93 year 2000,roof problem down to leaking rams, aircon I'm not sure replaced compressor and re gassed all ok, now all I get is hot air if I put power directly on to compressor clutch kicks in.. I believe there's...
  7. aircon not working

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    hi guys can any one help i have a 1999 93 vert i had the aircon topped up last year it worked for the morning then stopped i thought that the condenser may have had a hole in it so i bought another condenser went to fit it the other day and the one in the car still had gas in it so it was not...
  8. Noisy aircon

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    My aircon has started making horrible rasping, grating sounds, increasing with rpm; still seems to work but sounds worse every time now. Any idea what that is; is it dying?
  9. Aircon not blowing cold - no faults and fully gassed??

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    My aircon wasn't working do to the mixer flap generating a fault. I've replaced that unit now and reset everything. System is fully gassed up and compressor etc appears to be engaging on/off when I press the econ button. Still get no cold air - any ideas on what else to try given that there are...
  10. 2007 93 Sportwagon Aircon receiver/dryer replacement

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi Guys On my 2007 sportwagon Tid 150 vector sport I replaced my (extremely battered & extremely empty) condenser at the weekend (aircon hasn't really worked in my 3 yr ownership other than for about 2 weeks a year or so ago after a regas) & had every intention of changing the receiver/drier...
  11. My aircon switch won't stay on

    Saab 9000 (1984 - 1998)
    My 9000's aircon switch won't stay on This is the third one that's failed, so I'm looking for an alternative. It's the square, push and latch type, except it just doesn't latch! The compressor kicks in if I hold the switch in. I can wedge the switch in, but it vibrates loose. I'd like to...
  12. Aircon blowing cold rear outlet blowing hot

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi my aircon blowing cold whilst rear centre outlet blowing is hot. 95 griffin 1999. I am new to this car so maybe have something set wrong. Any ideas anyone? Cheers
  13. Help! Faulty AirCon Module drained battery, alarm sounds when attempting jumpstart

    Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    The air con fan on my 1999 Saab 9-3 wouldn't stop blowing yesterday and consequently drained the battery. The alarm started sounding (at midnight on a Sunday!) for some reason, I think just before the battery was fully discharged. Now I've attempted to jump start the battery, but nothing...
  14. 2005 93 SS Aircon problems inop

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hey Guys was wondering if someone can point me in the right direction, my 93 aircon hasn't worked since I got the car, the seller was honest but didn't know what was wrong with it. I have had a look at the condenser and it doesnt appear to have any holes in it and all the pipework appears to be...
  15. heater aircon fan

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    hi all,hope you are all enjoying this lovely weather!! question,how do i get to the fan which circulates the air in the cabin,its not running right and sounds like there is a budgie trapped in the glove compartment and a cat has got it by the tail its the only way i can describe the...
  16. Aircon Compressor Noise Like Exhaust Blowing!

    Saab 9000 (1984 - 1998)
    Hi. After a vigorous drive my 9000 started making a noise like a blown exhaust from the fron'ish, particularly noticable on the over run. When the rain stopped for long enough to check it out the noise actually appears to originate from the aircon compressor, whether or not the clutch is engaged...
  17. 2004 9.3 2ltr turbo aircon passenger side not working

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello All can anyone assist, the ircon in my convertible on the driver side work well but the passenger side blows hot air, i have followed the threads on the forum but none relate to this issue. Does anyone have any thoughts on how to fix this problem Thanks:cool:
  18. 9-5 Electrical Riddle, Please help solve...

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    My 2001 9-5 Aero's developed a fault that prevents it starting, or doing anything at all. Symptoms are below, but the thing is, the Local Saab garage visited with the Tech2, and said that it "wouldn't communicate". So, they swapped out the DICE, and still the same, no communication. they first...
  19. Setting Air-Con to off as default when starting (95 MY06 model)

    Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Setting Air-Con to off as default (95 MY06 model) Hi All, I've found a number of posts about how to turn the Air Con (A/C) off by default so that you never have to remember to turn it off each time you come to start the car in the mornings. However they all seem to cover the earlier 95 models...
  20. saab 9-3 aircon problems

    Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hey all, I have a 9-3 2.2tid 04 and the air con is only cold on one side of the car (driver side). is there a reset or test I can do? all I can find is info about the 9-5. thanks
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