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  1. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Thanks in advance for any help I have just bought a great 2004 9-3 aero 37000k miles bodywork is great the only issue is interior the drivers bolster has worn and I would like to repair and get the seats treated. I am in the Rochester Kent area if anyone has any recommendations for a company...
  2. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Guys, This is my first foray into diesel ownership and the car I have has a history of DPF problems. It is pretty sluggish under 2k revs then the turbo kicks in with a rush. On the way home ( 275 miles on motorway ) it dropped into LHM a couple of times. I cancelled the codes on the move so...
  3. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi all. I hope somebody can give some clues on what to do next. Basically, over the last few weeks I have had the EML on and off. The code read by the OBD was always P0400, after some research here on the Forum and following some guides...
  4. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Oh dear ... post nothing unless you have the time to do it correctly :o
  5. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I try to do a little home work prior to purchasing a new motor so I know what to expect when I turn up to look at it and also uncover the 'common' faults I could reasonably expect to experience in the first few weeks / months of ownership. The 2.2 TiD engine in my 'new to me' 9-5 seemed down on...
  6. Wash and Brush Up
    So the roofs looking tied and it needs a good wash? Worse still you've got some leaking in the main cabin or maybe in the boot? then it's probably time to clean and re-proof the hood, but what's the best way of doing it? Surprisingly there wasn't much on YouTube or elsewhere until I found this...
  7. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hey, I am struggling with my 2001 9-3 2.2Tid The car just turns but doesn't fire up. I turn the ignition key and get the warning lights come on and go off,the SID bleeps and stops, But when turning the key the engine just turns over but doesn't catch the "spark". I have yesterday cleaned the...
  8. Chat
    has anyone attempted this, ive read various reviews on both car interiors and leather sofa's and whats best detergent for one of better words prior to steaming maybe worth asking deano or the guys on detailing world aswell
  9. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi all, Sorry to be a pain, I was wondering if anyone has a 'HOW 2' preferably with pictures on how to remove and clean the EGR Valve on a 9-3 1.9TID 150 mine is a 55 Plate. I have had a little search but can only seem to find one for the 2.2. Kind regards Alex
  10. Previous model ranges, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Hello everyone, I am selling my beloved Saab in order to buy our new home. I am a travelling insurance salesman based here in Raleigh with NO kids. The car is beautiful, super smooth and very strong. It is the top of the line Saab 9-5 with a lot of options. It has 99,000 miles and is driven...
  11. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi and hope someone can help I've removed the inlet manifold and clean it this morning as the car was running rough and EML was on. The code was for the EGR valve. Clean everything and refitted but the car will not start. I had to remove the metal diesel lines that go over the manifold to...
  12. Saab Forecourt
    Latest pics before 'they' turned the summer off. The car had a good spit and polish the previous day (I believe this is now called the art of 'detailing'). Going to fit some after market 19's for winter in order to preserve the Hirsch rims – yuk for winter! GT
  13. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    OK guys here are the sympthoms - what is wrong? - Engine runs a bit rough on cold start, fine when warm. - Smoke on start up (looks like unburnt fuel). - Car breaks down completely - black smoke. - Mechanic says blocked DPF and broken EGR Valve. - Drilled DPF with a masonary bit to allow more...
  14. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    2007 57 plate Saab 93 150bhp engine I posted here a month back about an engine light http://www.saabscene.com/forum/threads/158410-EGR-Error-Code-following-EGR-valve-clean-but-not-the-manifold-part-or-solenoid I cleaned the valve and still had the intermittent light The light only comes on...
  15. Chat
    so there is a black saab 1.8t 107k 03 plate fsh vector very very clean full leather premium sound system guys wants 1100 ono which was 1300 two days ago he wants rid thinking bidding him in the nuts and starting at 800 and walk any higher than 900 what ya think ? going for 1200-1500 on trader...
  16. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I had a EGR code up , and i removed the EGR valve and cleaned with carb cleaner last Friday. I did a few short trips today and the engine light came on with the same fault code 1) last week, I did clean the engine side a little - but was not sure of the best way to clear this section, and...
  17. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    How to thoroughly refurbish/clean a EGR valve on the Z19DTH http://www.saab.zwart-hoekstra.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=94&Itemid=102&lang=en Pretty comprehensive I thought :fawlty:
  18. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi I am new to owning one of these magnificent cars its bodywork is perfect but I want to clean the roof what is the best way to do this Saab 93 s convertible 1998 model navy blue with navy hood all help appreciated
  19. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Conv/Combi/TurboX/AWD (2003+)
    In this guide I will attempt to help anyone who needs to remove their EGR valve on a TTID 93 Z19DTR engine. This was easy for me as a non mechanic and took approx 15 minutes to take off and replace. What you'll need Torque Set and Ratchet Size 30 Wynn’s EGR Cleaner Optional New EGR Valve...
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