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Saab 900 GLs 1982 original choke cable.
I´m rebuilding a Saab 900 Gls 1982, but I want an original choke cable. I have tried few universal cable, but they did not fit very well. Any idea where I can found cable like this. Sigurdur No...
7 years ago 1
 
"Check engine" fault codes Saab 9000
Hi, on my 1993 Saab 9000CS occurs an "Check engine" fault code, with one flash at first and then three flashes. Its an trionic, but I can´t find the explanation for the one on: Axel I don't know what...
11 years ago 5
 
mirror glass fell off.
From my 1993 Saab 9000. Bumped into the mirror house when I walked past the car, the mirror gave way as it normally should do, but the glass fell out and broke when hit the ground. Seems that cold...
11 years ago 3
 
C900 coil failing?
1987 C900 T16S (Aero, SPG etc) Suffering what I can only describe as a misfire under power at high revs. (>3000rpm) The engine note changes and power holds back. Elsewhere wiser men than I have...
12 years ago 3
 
Advice wanted for turbo engine into 1976 SAAB 99.
I have a 1976 model year 99 GL, and am seriously considering putting a more powerful engine in it, doing all the work myself since I am currently unemployed. I have more than once replaced engines,...
12 years ago 2
 
Last Saabs made in Sweden
Anybody knows what was the last year Saab automobiles were made in Sweden and in what year General Motors bought the Saab company? Most of them are still made in Sweden, but from 2010 the production...
13 years ago 10
 
how to install front turn signal on Saab 9.3
I have a 1999 Saab 9.3 and the other day, the right hand turn signal mysteriously disappeared, leaving only the power connectors behind. I ordered a replacement from the Internet, and can connect the...
13 years ago 4
 
DICE/TWICE Modules
Anyone know where the DICE/TWICE modules are fitted in a 98 9-3. I think I may have found my flat battery problem - Drawing 1.2 amps with the car turned off through the fuse for the dashboard...
13 years ago 4
 
88 SAAB 900 Battery Drain problem
I am reaching out for some ideas on a problem I have. I am on my second battery with same problem. Jump in the 900 after a long weekend with a near dead battery. Luckily I brought my battery back to...
13 years ago 2
 
gear knob on saab 900s
does anyone know how to remove the gear knob from a 1994 saab 900s? the top plastic cover has come away showing just white plastic below, but i can't see how to remove it to put on a replacement... On...
13 years ago 1
 
oops. what happens when a door is bent back waaaay too far!
My wife took my red 89 16V c900 3-door out the other day and managed to reverse it with the door open into the bullbar of a 4wd, wrenching the door of my car back and ruining the door mount, etc. at...
13 years ago 14
 
Lucas C900 LPT - Stabilising the idle and fuelling
Hi guys! My Mrs' 1992 C900 LPT has been running swimmingly until recently. It popped a manifold plug out, which has now been replaced, as have the other two, along with all the vacuum pipes and the...
13 years ago 1
 
Torx socket for 2002 9-5 brake caliper
I was surprised to find out that my 2002 9-5 had big Torx screws holding the brake calipers. I tried to use a 12 point 5/8 inch socket to remove the screws but it rounded the screw heads. Does anyone...
13 years ago 8
 
Radio Interference from Rear Defroster in '02 9.5 Aero
Not so much interference as complete and total static nearly anytime the rear defrost light is lit. Turn on the car, radio on, rear defrost on, drive a minute or less, radio cuts out, hit defrost...
13 years ago 2
 
Bosal Exhaust ... rear silencer, intentional pin hole or not?
Hi, Crossposting to and The car is a SAAB 9000 (year 97, 2.0 LPT). Today I had a mid and rear section exhaust fitted by Kwick-Fit (Partco parts if it matters). The 2nd (last) silencer has a pin hole...
13 years ago 4
 
1995 Saab 900SE Turbo Bypass Valve location??
Hi all, Recently took my 900SE Turbo convertable to be smogged. The numbers were great, but he failed me due to a couple of hoses being messed up. First off he said the breather hose was bad and...
13 years ago 12
 
2001 Saab 93 Auto, Idling problem and jerky on decleration
I posted earlier about how my 2001 Saab 93 automatic felt like it was going to stall when I was idle at a red light/stop sign. The other day when I was driving home the check engine light came on and...
14 years ago
 
Gear Grinding
My ethereal bliss over my recently purchased 97 9000 is tainted by one concern: The gears grind when putting it in reverse, and occasionally in 3rd. Putting it in first before pulling back to reverse...
14 years ago 9
 
Identifying Bad Engine Mounts
What's the best way to test engine mounts on a 900 SE? If I apply the parking brake, put it in first and let the clutch out the front of the engine either raises about an inch, or the rear of the...
14 years ago 1
 
9-3 gas cap & engine warning light
I'm driving a 2003 Saab 9-3 where the engine warning light remains ON at all times. Four vists between two local Saab dealers has resulted in them replacing the gas cap twice. A diagnotic check (they...
14 years ago 2