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  1. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    What should be a simple 5 minute job, but I'm stuck at step 1 (Doh!) I'm trying to replace the reversing bulb in the boot lid of my UK 2008 9-3 Aero 1.9 TTiD. I need to remove the covering on the inside of the boot lid to get to the bulb holder. I can pop-out the plastic fixings no problem...
  2. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Seems that the remote key fob (the separate item, 2 button) is no longer available from most sources. Just as I lose one and the other one has a damaged button and needs a sharp object to activate it.... Anyone any idea if there are alternatives that can be used? Other makes? Maybe a later...
  3. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello All I signed up to these forums as a result of a recent expensive issue with my 2008 93 Aero and I hope that this entry will help others to avoid the same fate! Here's the basis of the issue... The fitter disconnected the old battery and after the new one had been connected I placed the...
  4. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hi All. Quite new to the site so will learn the language and protocol as I go along! I have a late 2006 Saab 93 Tid Vector Estate with Z19DTH 150bhp engine. I am advised that my turbo has blown and I have purchased a recon replacement. Does anyone have a definitive guide as to how to...
  5. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I’ve bought the banana arms for the rear but I’m struggling to see how I got access t the nut/bolt for the inner bush. Is there a guide somewhere from someone who’s succeeded in the past? Cheers Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. Classic Saab 9-5
    I recently replaced the exhaust system in my 2005 Saab 9-5Arc sedan. It wasn't too bad of a job, but there were some challengesalong the way. I documented what did and made a PowerPoint presentation. Iam hoping it can be of some assistance to others who are replacing their Saabexhaust...
  7. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    I have a 99 Saab 9-3. I'm replacing my window rollers on the drivers door. I have the new rollers installed but my problem is that when I roll the window up the left arm that attaches to the roller is extending too much forcing the roller of the track. How do I stop it from doing this?
  8. Tyres, Wheels, and Brakes
    hi guys, i really need some help please. i sent my car for its MOT today and while replacing the 2 front tyres they have found both alloys are cracked so now the new tyres they have put on the car wont hold any air, and i now need to replace the alloys, can you tell me what size stud gap...
  9. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Conv/Combi/TurboX/AWD (2003+)
    hello everyone i want to replace amp in the boot with aftermarket one ( rockford fosgate prime 4 channel) and run all speakers from it. its 150 7 speaker system with one amp in the boot 93 ss 2007 question is; can i use preamps signal for rca both front and rear? can i run door speakers...
  10. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I just replaced the glass in both door mirrors as they were discoloured. I bought the new glass from an online Saab parts dealer, they had the correct connections for the heater element but when I took the old glass out they had an additional pair of wires connecting via a black plastic...
  11. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    After reading the guides and advice on here I decided to replace them as the car came with a new set as current weren't working. It took me about 40 mins start to finish on my own. It was surprisingly easy.
  12. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    I work on most of my friends cars. On of them has a 99 9-3. When I first worked on it the car made a sound when going over any bump. Ends up the passenger side strut was busted, no resistance so I replaced both struts (they look like cartridges) a week later she came back and it was making...
  13. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    looking to do this myself, I purchased the back box, can anyone give any tips on how to go about it i.e. should i renew clips or is it just a straight on/off, do you use a sealer of some sort. any help would be appreciated. cheers
  14. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi All- First time poster. I searched, honestly. Sorry for the long post. I figured better to include the details than not. I got a sweet '06 9-3 Convertible at a fire sale price. It was technically running but sounded like absolute crap. I only looked at it at night, made the deal and...
  15. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I have a couple of issues with my newly aquired 2003 9-3 aero whereas firstly the SID is completely dead, no display and no backlight. Secondly the dash, stereo and A/C illumination keeps going really dim then getting brighter again randomly. From what i have read, the sunlight sensor which...
  16. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hello, been a while, hope all Saabers had a proper good crimbo. Was for me car flew through its mot with not an advisory, we hey, Then the not so good New Year news :mad::mad::mad:I think my clutch maybe on its way out, I believe it's its first at near on 150 000 miles, not bad, but I think the...
  17. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi All, Well as per my other thread, it's not good news. The banjo end on the bottom coolant pipe for the turbo on my 2.8 V6 Aero had actually come apart at the join to the pipe. Having tried everything including getting some sort of pipe made up to join it, I want to do the job properly. I...
  18. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    I have a 2002 9-3 2.2 TiD.The turbo needs replacing and I would like to replace it myself.I believe that undoing the bolts could be an issue but other than this is it relatively straight forward or is there anything more technical I need to know before getting stuck in?Many thanks.
  19. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi, I have a 2000 9-3 aero and recently lost the whole of the glass in the passenger wing mirror. I have received replacement glass online, but cannot work out how to install it. The attached photos show the empty holder, the back of the glass and two clips that came with it? What am I supposed...
  20. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I'm in the market to replace my stereo on my 04 9-5 Both the cd and tape player have failed I've seen cheap units on ebay ,what do indeed to do to make these work on my car please Thanks
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