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  1. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I've hit a snag...need flywheel bolt torque settings. i've only a Haynes for the facelift (2009 on) cars, and so no specs for the D308L. anyone got an autodata file for instance?
  2. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    As above looking to replace a flywheel and clutch and have the chance of one from a z19dtr. car had only done a 100 mile when it blew up.
  3. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    On a dual mass flywheel should there be any rotation back and forth by hand? Or any wobble in it? I am working on a 2003 9-3 6-speed.
  4. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi chaps got a few questions regarding the saab. The dual mass must be breaking up as getting some nasty noises/Rattle etc. MY question is for the guys that have done it themselves. Is it an easy job to do on your driveway. I have done clutches before but never done a dual mass flywheel. Any...
  5. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    right gonna bottom line it had enough today cba to type loads custom molybdenum billet flyweel reworked ttid friction plate and cover it just will not go on...... tried once would not go took everything off again to double check the flywheel met the dmf dimensions it does to with in 2mm...
  6. General Saab Discussions
    Hello chaps Despite my post count I am not new to this forum, I have had to re register as I have forgotten my log on details. I have a real dilemma. I love my 2006 9-3 120 8 valve Linear Sport Diesel. It has 110,000 miles on it now. It's mechanically perfect except for the fact the DMF is now...
  7. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    hi im new to this so im not sure if im posting in the rite place or not.I was worndering if anybody could tell me what could have caused my flywheel to fail in 2008 9-3 1.9 tid (120). Every now and again the car was hard to start then in the last week it was happening more often I was worndering...
  8. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    2006 9-3 1.9tid So I am pretty sure my flywheel is on its way out. How long does it take for them to go roughly? So I understand that you can do a solid mass flywheel conversion. Has anyone had it done? whats it like? I have found a SMF conversion parts on ebay but im worried that the clutch...
  9. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi there new to the forum and need you guys expertise if I may? I've just had the clutch and flywheel changed on my 07 saab 93 vector sport1.9 tid. Now when I try starting it the whole car shakes and really really struggles to fire up! The garage have checked and have said my manifold is...
  10. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    d a wiring loom. The vibration is less but the stealing wheel is still visibly vibrating at idle it's not as noticable when driving. The car seems to have more power as well. I again took it back they are telling me its coming from the engine and its my problem. I am fairly sure it was not there...
  11. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi all can anyone help how can i diagnose if my dual mass flywheel is on its way out.Because i have had an annoying drone noise which started off quiet but has now become a loud rattle i have had the suspension etc checked these are all fine.thankyou
  12. Saab 9000 (1984 - 1998)
    Hi Guys, Can someone clarify what type/style flywheel I should have for my 2.3 turbo 1998 9000. I have converted from auto to manual and currently have a flat faced flywheel. However I have seen a recessed type advertised which now throws me into confusion. Many thanks:)
  13. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi folks, Im just looking into swapping out the DMF in my 2005 9-3 TID Vector Sport. Its not bad at the moment, just slight noise however Im looking into replacements in the future should I keep the car. Now Ive searched this site and have either missed this info or its just not there. Is...
  14. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi. Today I picked up the parts to replace the Clutch flywheel etc, On close examination the DMF is sachs, even though it is in a LUK box... ? Is this normal???, are they both the same company??. my worry is counterfeiting or reworked parts, passed off as new??? Any thoughts.??
  15. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    2007 vector sport 1.9 tid 150 bhp. 155,000 mls. Two weeks time will be making an overland journey to Spain, probably circa 4000 miles all in I have pretty much decided that the noise from the car is DMF or Slave cylinder/release bearing, in any case it seems that the gearbox needs to come...
  16. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hello all, I'm relatively new to Saab (December 2009). I recently burned out the clutch getting unstuck out in the desert, the first mechanic kept giving me the runaround saying he couldn't get the parts, took it to another guy and he said no problem, only to still have my car two weeks later...
  17. Previous model ranges, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Hi all, The flywheel has just recently started to make an awful racket so needs replacing. Thanks
  18. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Here we go, browsing through the group I see the DMF is an issue on the Saab (I have the 9-3 ) can anyone give an indication of what mileage these can be EXPECTED to fail. I am a previous victim of a DMF in my Mk3 Mondeo days a few years ago, that went about 80k, and cost best part of a grand to...
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