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  1. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi, I have been strugling with an issue of pinging / knocking primarily on cylinder 1 and a bit on 2 on my MY2001 9-5 2.3 LPT Aut when the engine is completely warm (after about 10 km drive). I now also seem to be getting worse fuel economy (not sure if related)...? The car has 180.000km on...
  2. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    1997 900s 2.3 NA I haven't had this car long, I was a bit disappointed to find that the engine had no low down power. My last small car was a 1.8 litre Lancer and with its weight it was pretty grunty down low and the engine could run run at low revs. Then I realised that the Saab was pinging...
  3. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Past couple of days my lights seem to be failing everywhere. Firstly I had a front left dipped beam go on me and I changed that, that now seems fine. Then my rear left indicator changed that and was ok at first then the rear left brake light and the rear left position light, have failed !! My...
  4. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    OK, the girlfriends 02 95Aero wagon was showing a check engine light so I put the reader on it and it was telling me that the coil pack was dieing. OK, I order a new one as it is a common problem with them at this age and mileage. While I am at it I also buy a set of plugs for it, the NGK/Saab...
  5. Classic Saab 900 (1979 - 1993)
    My 16T is pinging under boost. As soon as a wee bit of boost is developed (i.e 1/3 orange or so) the engine shudders and the boost is reduced. Last night I did a long distance trip from Gladstone to Brisbane and the problem was so bad that I was not able to overtake cars safely. The problem...
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