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  1. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    So yeah its not even Christmas and saab I guess is in a giving mode. Last month I had a P0455 EVAP serious leak in system. Last night I had the check engine flash on me which indicated a misfire catalyst damaging.<br /> <br /> So today I put in a loaner EVAP control valve and reset the DIC...
  2. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I have a 2006 9-3 aero and want to disable the daytime running lights with the fuse but can't fine it, anyone know which fuse disables the daytime running lights? I am in the US if it matters. Thanks, Jeffrey
  3. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Today on way home from work the car started to run really rough and the turbo struggled to do its job in 3rd & 4th. The Cars a Saab 9-3 vector sport wagon 1.9TiD on an 06 plate. I popped the bonnet concerned with the gases getting in to the car as I take my kids out a lot. Hot air was coming...
  4. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Ok ok ok !!! 2005 1.9tid 120 9-3 ss manual Here goes , Iwas driving my car ( as I do ) , all was well driving as it dose . Came up to a roundabout , went to pull off , and all of a sudden it lost its boost ( as if someone had switched off the turbo ) , so driving along I coukd feel the car...
  5. New Member Introductions.
    ive had this car for just about 18 mths i joined to see what faults other owners havehad
  6. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi,I am trying to see if I can get some help here..I have a 2002 9-5 with 3.0L . .I changed my altonator and after that when I crank up my car it won't shut off unless I pull a fuse..I replaced the ignition relay and ignition switch and still the same does anyone know what might cause my...
  7. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Today I refit the glove box, and dash panels that I removed when I recently fit a new fuel pump relay, and now the EML is on, the strange thing is, the engine is running perfectly, no limp home mode, no limitations on revs. I have ordered a correct fault code reader as the cheap one I got was...
  8. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    The other week, my clutch disappeared whilst I was hurtling down the motorway at 80! The RAC service came out and bled the system via the nipple in the engine bay to get it working again and I drove it home with his escort. Initially it felt more spongey than before the problem happened, but it...
  9. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi it seems to struggle to start a little and when stopping the engine it seems to take an extra second or 2 compared to what I'm used to After a cold start its a little jerky at a steady speed for a few minutes and idle is a little rough
  10. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi, Ive recently just changed the engine on my 08 TTID after it launched the swirl valves into the engine burnt out two pistons chewed a valve the small turbo and bent a conrod!! Ive fitted a new dpf filter, egr valve, inlet manifold, small turbo, timing belt, water pump. The car starts ok...
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  12. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Just wanted to gather any experienced folks thoughts on this- Engine management light has come on on my 2001 Saab 95 2.0T. I have reset it a few times using fuse 17. I have replaced the spark plugs (was the only thing I have changed on the car recently so just changed them to see if that was the...
  13. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hello all you Saabers outthere I've just bought a 9-3 2l injection (yesterday) and seems to run ok but every so often seems to loose power for a few seconds and then kicks back in , there's a slight judder? lack of power then every thing runs ok . She'd not been run for a few months before i...
  14. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    The story behind my 9-5 is long and stressful. I bought the car over 12 months ago and it soon developed a chain noise Which after striping down it was found the be a balance chain guide. So I replaced all the cam gear bits and deleted the balance gear. After this the car was fine for a month or...
  15. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Came on a week ago, not had any issues with the car 2008 Cab, do I just by a reader off ebay to see what the issues is?.
  16. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi I have a 2005 95 Aero Estate and want to use the front fog lights as daytime running lights (I will probably change the bulbs for LEDs) Rather than just disable the foglights and have them come on (as DRL) with the ignition (and switch off when the side lights are turned on) I want to be...
  17. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I have an 04 Aero 9-5 that all of a sudden the daylight running lights stopped working. I checked the fuses and they are good. LOL I tried tappping both headlights still not working. smh
  18. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Have an issue with my 106k mile aero. I am getting a lean running over long period code along with what sounds like the boost solinoid dropping boost (chattering noise & drop on the boost gauge) on more than 2/3 throttle , more so in 3rd gear or above (assume boost is restricted in 1st / 2nd)...
  19. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi, My 9-3 Aero has over the last 2 days started to sound fairly rough on tick over and was idling at around 1100rpm that last couple of starts, just wondered if any experts on here had any ideas what it could be? Car is a 2003 2.0T Aero with 73k on the clock (full history) and in the last 8k...
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