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  1. General Saab Discussions
    Detuned 9-3ss from a maptun stage 2 car is running a 3inch downpipe with sports cat I now have a p0420 code. Would this De-tunning back to stock course this code to be thrown up???
  2. Saabscene: Performance
    Now the owner of a 2007/08 Saab 9-3. I've had an Aero in the past and liked it so decided I wanted a 2.8 Aero and really like the smooth power delivery. I have plans for a stage 1 upgrade and have been looking at Maptun upgrade from Neo Bros here in the UK so if anyone has any experience then...
  3. Saabscene: Performance
    Hey guys. So Ive been working hard and have some spare pennies. I was thinking about tuning my vector tid 150bhp 2006. Ive got about 250 quid to spend. I'm looking for more power and economy. What would you recommend?
  4. Saabscene: Performance
    Hey guys. My indy thinks my ecu is fried so I'm looking to get a used one. Doestrogen anyone know someone who can supply with a tune? It's a vector tid 150. Ive tried Karl at noobtune but he doesn't do diesels. Thanks in advance.
  5. Saab Parts / Accessories, FOR SALE and WANTED
    Located in Cincinnati, OH Looking for coilovers in good shape for 2007 9-3 Sportcombi also a stage 0 tune or stage1 anyone is looking to get rid of.
  6. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    was thinking of getting my 9-3 1.8t vector remapped with the hirsch stage 1 tune by my (ex) saab dealer. i notice on-line that this is now £399 which is much cheaper that it used to be. is the hirsch mapping as good as independent companies that do it? would i have to use the higher octane...
  7. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi all Had my TTid's DPF and EGR deleted last week and mild eco tune. Couple of questions for any of you that have done similar... My mpg on the SID is now reading unrealistically high, my gues is that this is because the fuel pressure has been tweaked so so the SID can't calculate the new...
  8. Saab 9000 (1984 - 1998)
    I have an 89 turbo sedan an I was trying to find if there is a way to tune the ECM? It's a 9000 turbo 4 cylinder.
  9. Saabscene: Performance
    I have an 89 turbo sedan an I was trying to find if there is a way to tune the ECM? It's a 9000 turbo 4 cylinder.
  10. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hello everyone, I just purchased my first Saab last week, 9-3 2.0t with 75k. I have worked on cars for years and was ready for something new. I always loved the Saabs but stayed away due to how rare they are here in the US. I am lucky enough to have access to a dyno anytime I want. This coming...
  11. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Today I did a boost test, and didn't find see, hear and see any signs of a leak. My cars symptoms: When I punch it, my car accelerates but lags big time. While accelerating, boost gauge slowly picks up, stops before the red, then goes down, consistently it does this. ****from time to...
  12. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    I own a 1999 9-3 automatic transmission with about 105000 miles on it. I want to do everything to keep my saab running clean and strong. Anyone have any good experiences with Lucas?
  13. Previous model ranges, FOR SALE and WANTED
    For Sale is my 2002 Saab 95 Estate 2.3LPT Auto: Silver with Aero side skirts, front lip and boot spoiler all colour coded. 118,000 miles with full Saab main dealer history + independant Saab for last 3 years, have all bills, receipts from new Koni Sports suspension with ajustable damping, 17...
  14. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Hi , I asked a local mechanic whats the best way to clean out the inlet manifold if its full off soot etc . He said to give it an Italian Tune Up, when I asked what he meant he said : " Drive it at beyond 4k RPM on the motorway for about 15-20 mins and it'll blow all that stuff out of her" ...
  15. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    hi , should i tune my 2007 9-3 auto, it is a 1.8t with the 1997cc engine it delivers 150 bhp and hirsch will upgrade to 200bhp for about £1200 and BSR will upgrade to 200bhp for about £600, will this damage my car,? will i need to /should i upgrade anything else?intercooler ect any tips on...
  16. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi all. I'm not the fastest of drivers, the rev counter rarely exceeds 3000 rpm. (2.2Tid) Any thoughts on the pros and cons of a good blast up the motorway say for 5 miles at the redline in third. Would it do more harm than good? Regards all Juan
  17. Saab News
    There are a lot of incentives to drive vehicles classified as “Green” in Sweden. I don’t think that’s the official title, by the way, but that’s what I’ll call them for now. Drivers of these vehicles, including best-sellers like Saab’s BioPower range, enjoy a bunch of benefits that others...
  18. Saab News
    BSR have trumped Hirsch by being first to produce and officially market their tuning software for the Saab Turbo X or Saab XWD Aero. The tuning upgrade produces 300hp and a massive 480Nm of torque. That’s up from the standard 280hp and 400Nm. The tuning is via BSR’s ppc unit, which connects...
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