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  1. Tyres, Wheels, and Brakes
    My 92 (J) convertible is fitted with 17 x 7.5 RVS alloys & Yellow Seas 205 / 40Z R17 84W. I have been trying to remedy a mysterious knocking & have investigated many potential causes. However I have noticed that at the front of the car, the lower suspension arm / track rod? has virtually no...
  2. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    I have these fitted to my 1997 9-3, but I had to have the rear body panels modified. This was done to stop the tyres from scraping against the side of the car when the suspension travel pushed the tyres to the maximum upwards position. I am now looking at replacing my 1997 model for a 2002 model...
  3. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi Saablovers! Can I use 225/45 R17 tyres for my 9-3 2.0t (150hp, 2001)? It is possible to use 215/45 R17 for front and 225/45 R17 for rear, or the different size is problematic? Every opinion is appreciated!
  4. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    IMO, this would be the ideal tyre size if you were upgrading from a 16" wheel fitted with 205/50 R16 tyres as the rolling diamter would be less than 1mm larger. As it stands the most commonly available size is 215/45 R17's which increases the rolling diamter by 14mm (+2.24% speedo error and 7mm...
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