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  1. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello. I've been experiencing this for some time but it is getting worse. This year even during summer (bellow 30 degrees C), on a cold start, I got lot's of white smoke and rough idle until the engines warms up a bit. lately, with colder weather and if the temperature is around 5, 6 degrees C...
  2. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    had #2 spark plug on a 2005 9-3 2.0T blow out of head any ideas for a good fix only has 135000 on it
  3. Classic Saab 900 (1979 - 1993)
    Saab 900 8v N/A B201 Hello, Please share your opinions. I can only screw spark plug to cylinder 4 by approximately 2/3 of the spark's thread by applying 26 Nm. Shell I increase torque and try to screw it in all the way or shell I just repair the thread? Thank you.
  4. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I was wondering if somebody could give me some guidance, on the oil spec for the 6 speed manual gearbox fluid . And where abouts is the filler plug located for the above , Reason being I had a bit of an argument with the n/s driveshaft :crazy: Any input would be greatly appreciated.
  5. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Well, after losing my GT17 and replacing it with a TD04 and a noob stage 1 tune my 2005 9-5 wagon is really nice to drive now. The garage swapped the turbo over and cleaned it out thoroughly (any smoking only lasted 10 minutes when I got it back) along with an oil+filter and coolant change, but...
  6. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Me again, sorry... My 54 reg (VIN says MY2005) 9-5 2.3t Vector does not have all the brake booster pipework coming out of the air intake near the throttle body. I'm sure I saw that this is normal although I can't find the post again. Where the vacuum pipe would have been in the red-ringed...
  7. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi my saab aero93 2003 plate has a detachable tow bar fitted with plug in harness iv just tried to hook my trailer board to it and there is no power to it iv checked fuse and it's fine it's a 7 pin plug any ideas
  8. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi all Got atypical Sunday job. Trying to change oil in 9-3 07 plate 150 bhp vector. The sump plug will not shift. It is of soft metal and starting to "round" .Tried tapping end of plug to jar it as I've had to do on some cars. Is this a common problem? Oil filter has been changed but don't...
  9. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi everyone, I have a 2002 9-3 Vert in Cosmic Blue which I've put a re-con head on as it was burning oil and using water (but curiously not mixing...) Anyhow. It's still using water, so maybe it's just a water pump leak? I did a dry and wet compression test today and go these results...
  10. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    anybody know were I can get 9-5 atobox drain plug seal/5 speed box. better mention I live in uk
  11. New Saab 9-5 (2010 - on)
    Dear Saab Enthusiasts, My Saab dealer in Chicago could not figure out how to drain the transmission fluid so yesterday i took a shot myself. Saw a small torx head and pulled it. Fluid came out but not anywhere near three quarts. It smelled like trans fluid but has no red color. Using a pump...
  12. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello ! I own a 2003 Saab 9-3 sedan Vector (175 hp) with 285k km (about 180k miles) on it. I Just bought it before several weeks and I'd ike to maitain it appropriately. The car came with the plugs: NGK BKR6EZ. According to Israel being a hot country, I replaced the plugs to: NGK PFR7H-10...
  13. Part number requests
    Looking to replace a missing drain plug which has sadly caused a loss of all fluid and blown the clutch! Merde! Is there an equivalent GM part I could buy if required. Many Thanks
  14. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hi all, This might seem like a small problem but I'm stuck! I've done a lot of servicing on all of my previous cars, and motorbikes, and have done some stuff on my 9-3 But I have no idea how to change the spark plugs on it. I don't know where to start, or how to go about it. I've changed...
  15. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    hi all All the best Anyway i have an issue with my 95 glow plugs Basically yesterday the temperature was 3 oC, the glow plug light didn't come on the dash (never does) and it take 5-6 seconds cranking before its starts with lots of unburnt diesel smoke. However today with the...
  16. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    hi there, I have a 2008 saab 93 tid 150 with limited performance coming up although the car drives fine, code read its p0380 glow plug relay circuit A malfunction, the car takes more than a few turns to fire in the morning with a puff of smoke when she goes, after that fires as normal all day...
  17. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hello, whilst with a little research I did get hold of the washers, I find it difficult to get the (magnetic) Autobox oil plug. Can you please point me in the right direction? Thank you!
  18. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I just replaced the 02 sensor but i cant trace the old wire back to anything because it is so tangled through every tight corner, so i was wondering where the the plug actually plugs in? pictures would be great
  19. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Evening all, so today I needed to sort that smell comeing from My fan in the car, so I cleaned out the pollen filter and that gunge under that Lil hole. Can you take the rubber bit out and what is the point of it being there. Also after doing this I now have now washer jets working on the...
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