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  1. How much power does your 2.0 output?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    That's what I meant, the exhaust manifold. John's 9-5 had a custom one made in order to retain functionality with his GTX3071R. Must not affect T8 cars.
  2. How much power does your 2.0 output?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Did upgrading out the turbo affect AC functionality? I'm on the fence on grabbing an upgraded turbo and exhaust manifold from Abbott racing, but I'm not sure about giving up that cause it's my daily.
  3. Upgrade to TD04HL-20T

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Can you post the link to where you found the kit/Turbo? I can't seem to find it on their website, only the 19T.
  4. Loss of compression need valve job

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    My local SAAB shop quotes about $2,300 for the entire repair, consisting of compression tests to verify the issue, re-machining the head as well as replacing the valves if necessary. Not cheap :(
  5. Upgrade to TD04HL-20T

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    What size would you recommend?
  6. Upgrade to TD04HL-20T

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello, I'm currently eyeing a future kinugawa 20T upgrade for my B207R 9-3. What other modifications should I get to accommodate the larger turbo? I currently have; Full 3 inch krona turbo back exhaust ETS intercooler BSR intake Coming soon: Forge Turbo Bypass Valve DO88 intercooler hose kit.
  7. Seriously Disappointed With 285hp

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    If you have the resources and desire to learn, I definitely recommend downloading T8 Suite and learning to tune the car yourself. Many people in the Saab community have found that tuning your car yourself is the easiest way to get the performance gains you strive for. Otherwise drop money on...
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