The Haynes is wonderfully vague about this. I have the box in 4th gear, with the screwdriver through the hole to lock it in position.
Then, inside the car, it says something like "remove the gater on the stick and unbolt the mounting turret and find the locating hole in the mechanism".
Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
I'm the proud new owner of a 900S (June '96). It's done just under 100k, but has a good service record.
The only problem I'm noticing is a slight, short grating noise from the gear stick when I go from 2nd to 3rd. It's better if I take it slowly (boo), and it's not there if I go from 4th to...
I've turned that anoying yellow shift-up light into a redline shift light. I used an rpm switch to trigger it, it works great. More details on my website.
Eric's Saab Site - Redline Shift-Up Light
well i finally got the saab carbon fiber shift knob for my 9-5 and its on there, with leather shavings all over the place from the ol hack saw. One little problem though- when I was placing the cap with the map of the gear placements on the top of the knob it was tight, so i had to tap it in...