This B212i engine had ~180K miles, overheated once, and was badly mistreated. Despite this, the only "unusual" wear is on the loaded side of the piston on the skirt as seen here:
The small end of the rods look fine as seen here:
I'm not sure how many of you have taken apart...
I've done some investigating of a problem with the left-side outer-CV
joint on my 1983 Saab 900S and the results are not pretty. sigh
You can read about and look at what I've discovered in the Saab C900 General Technical Forum section of my C900 Workshop website. I have...
I was lying underneath my 1993 CSE 2.3T Auto the other day, as you do, and noticed two wires hanging unconnected, so gently tugged them (doh!) and this part dropped onto the floor! -
There is a plastic cover at one end, which is just a push-fit and upon removing reveals some sort of reed...
Hi again to you all, thanks for the warm welcome!!
Just thought that i would post some pictures (Big thanks to Nutcase)
Right or wrong colour, i like it!!
To add to what Mark(9KAbbott_Stg3 ) said about the trip, here's what I recorded pictorially of the visit. Unfortunately one of my camera's flash cards corrupted itself, so I've probably lost around 30 photos. Luckily the majority of them were fine.
One thing Mark didn't tell you is that the...
The STTE/SAABSCENE Meet kicked off on the Friday with Eric B (blue99turbo)) and his wife driving up from Germany to Jeroen Van Dorst's house in Den Bosch. Maarten (Hirsch900) was there, and I went to collect BillJ and Leon M from the Ferry terminal... The Ferry was late, and into the bargain...
Thanks to everyone who turned up, great weather and great conversation!
Here's the best of my pics, unfortunately my indoor pics didn't work out.
Ric's immaculate Carlsson.
H's recent acquisition, a cosmic blue Aero, nice colour sir!
Neil's £60 9000T, a serious amount of car for the...
From Day 1 of the Continental STTE/Saabscene Meet...
After a quick meet at Jeroen's house in Den Bosch, The Netherlands, off we went in convoy to the carting... 6 Saabs, 1150 combined horsepower.. and lots of spooling turbos.
In a puff of tyre smoke.. we arrived for these photos...
The STTE website at http://www.turboteameurope.com has been updated with
1. Review of the Nurburgring visit 29/07/02 and pictures.
2. A new video section, with new videos that were shot on 29/07/02
(quicktime 6 required to view them) - These videos are better quality...
The Saab Turbo Team Europe visit to The Nurburgring Pictures and Videos have been released on the STTE website..
Just follow the link and click events, nurburgring..
Just back from a nice day out at Speed 2002 where (we) the Saab Turbo! Team had a stand and showed off the tuning potential in Saabs..
Follow the link for the piccies....
Saab Turbo! Team day out @ Speed 2002
Hi, I've just stuck this on the web...
My car !!!
And it occured to me.. here I have this server, and this permanent internet connection, why not let everyone who wants to post their Saab piccies in one place...
If that sounds like something you want to do.. mail me your car...
Having been frustrated by the paucity of information in the Haynes manual and that there doesn't seem to be any Workshop manual readily available for the 9000. I looked up the web site of the manufacturer of the spare parts that I have just bought for my auxilary drive belt...