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: engine skipping and/or stuttering


andrewbee
27th October 2013, 09:57 PM
Have 101k, having oil changed at 103k.. noticed it yesterday whenever I'm in 5th and my turbo kicks in I start stuttering like something is clogging the turbo... Let me know what you think

nikolap1
27th October 2013, 10:15 PM
Have 101k, having oil changed at 103k.. noticed it yesterday whenever I'm in 5th and my turbo kicks in I start stuttering like something is clogging the turbo... Let me know what you think

Have you ever replaced your coil packs?

KFC
28th October 2013, 12:46 AM
misfiring??? coil pack is often the culprit.

daliwangsun
28th October 2013, 08:49 PM
Does anyone know how to replace the ignition coil?
(procedures);ol;

AVguy
28th October 2013, 08:58 PM
Always look in the stickies for basic stuff like this but here you go:

This for changing plugs and also covers the coil packs generally:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ak2KZOOFCE

Also the official how too from the stickies:
http://www.saabcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=125786

daliwangsun
28th October 2013, 09:26 PM
Thank you. Do we need to disconnect the battery before we do it?

AVguy
28th October 2013, 09:35 PM
Thank you. Do we need to disconnect the battery before we do it?

Should not need to but can't hurt either. If unsure disconnect it - as a benefit it will reset the ECU.

KFC
28th October 2013, 09:36 PM
need not disconnect.