Saabscene Saab Forum - Saab Technical Information Resource banner
malfunction
1-20 of 144 Results
Advanced
  1. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Help!!!! A few weeks ago my 07 9-3 convertible with 54k started showing steering lock malfunction. I suspected a low battery so charged it up, only 2 years old but I only do short trips these days (currently unemployed). The other day it started saying key not recognised and either refusing to...
  2. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Does the Ionization Sensor have anything to do with error code p0325? Does the IS detect knock sensor malfunction? I have a 2006 SAAB 9-3 4cyl 2.0T with a B207R engine. (8th VIN digit is a Y). I'm in the USA. The VIN indicates the car was built in Trollhatten, Sweden. A mechanic is telling...
  3. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I got a ABS warning spear on my 2006 9-3 sports estate, I've seen this before when I changed the front wheel bearings last year and forgot to do up the ABS connector, I had a quick look and they all seems ok, so I presume it's a break in a wire somewhere under the car or the rear wheels...
  4. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello to all, having owned the Saab for about a year now, and I get this coming on and off for a while now, its only covered 54,000 miles, but has this annoying problem steering lock malfunction, have to get in car with key and sometimes it does not recognise key either. 1: Have changed the...
  5. New Member Introductions.
    never worked on a car before I my life! I'm a girl. just drive em don't fix em,until now,,, got my 2005 turbo 9-3 arc a year and a month ago, have replaced pop out cupholder,after friend snapped it off slammin a soda in it,high and low beams both sides replacement glass and hardwear for...
  6. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I've got a 2011 93 Saab and had the dreaded Steering lock malfuntion error for some time. Looking through old treads I've seen suggested things to try is a new battery. Done that. Another was to change the ignition switch. Done that. Changing the switch stopped the error for about 2 months then...
  7. New Member Introductions.
    Ok I should explain in depth... btw greetings fellow saabers. I've had a 2006 9-3 for 3 years without any problems (usually associated with cars around 10yrs old?) Last week after a very brief humid snow storm (in London Ha ha!) I could not start (steering lock malfunction contact your stab...
  8. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi I I have the above error message on start up and I wondered if anyone might know the likely cause of the malfunction? Thanks!!
  9. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    I have had a parking img assistance malfunction see service alert come up when I put it into reverse.... It did it once before but then was fine and has been working fine... I got in the car today and it has been doing it again... We have had heavy rain recently past few days could it be that...
  10. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi, I have an intermittent problem related to the throttle body/throttle position sensor (i do not remember the OBD codes). Model 2.0 ltr T aero The symptoms evolution is: 1) The car drives normally. 2) Sudden loss of power when accelerating in first and second gear, with the CEL light...
  11. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Re: Steering lock malfunction I am now having steering lock alrm come up, and its intermittent.
  12. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi all, Here's hoping someone out there can shed some light. Saab 9-3 2L Auto Convertible 1994 I have recently tried to get my car up and running after a couple of months in storage. It was stored following a new battery installation after which it all ran perfectly. Unfortunately the battery...
  13. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hey everybody, does anyone know if I need a certain part number for a steering wheel lock module? Or if I can buy a used on off eBay that says its for a 03 Saab 9-3?
  14. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Help please, my 2003 93 aero headlight level malfunction light is on SID. Have checked lights and confirm not moving, also checked fuse. Any ideas
  15. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi, the airbag malfunction message came on this morning ( 2006 9-3 1.9 tid 120). Has anyone had any luck with diagnosing SRS faults using a fault code reader, if so what one works. I've been trawling through various Saab & Vauxhall forums and it looks like most fault readers don't return SRS...
  16. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello! I have a 2004 9-3 linear Saab. I accidentally left the parking break on while reversing and pulling out of the snow. I know I couldn't have gone much faster than 10 mph as I was in first gear, and it wasn't for very long. The car started freaking out and said that the abs system was...
  17. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi All. I have only had my 55 plate Aero for 2 month and had issues with various things, starting to worry I have a lemon. Irritating as on test it drove fantastic and I have wanted an Aero for years! Only a few days after owning the car I began to notice an intermittent groaning noise at the...
  18. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hey there, I have a 2007 Saab 9-3 1.9 TID (150) I was driving along when the cambelt snapped on me. Long story short I have had the battery on and off a few times during. The car has been off the road for around 4 weeks, I have replaced the rockers, gaskets, belts, tensioners.. you name it...
  19. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello all, this is my first post and I'm hoping to get some help. I got my 2005 saab 9-3 2.0t linear (manual transmission) about two months ago and it has ran perfect. We have gone on a couple of road trips and it has about 160,000 miles on her (not to bad). Recently the weather has been getting...
  20. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi there, I managed to stall my 97 plate Saab estate in a car park yesterday, I put the car into 3rd rather than 2nd and stalled. Anyway, about 10 minutes later, doing 60mph, I noticed my Engine Malfunction light was on and the quick guide says its a Malfunction in fuel or ignition system. I...
1-20 of 144 Results
Top