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  1. sat nav problem

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    i have a 2007 9-5 with factory sat nav. Any help would be appreciated on the following I am in uk but time jumps 2 hours to eastern europe time on regulalar basis but not every day sat nav keeps showing me in belgium to i have to change region before i can use it. Both of these have been...
  2. 2007 radio removal

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    anyone know how to remove a radio with sat nav from a 2007 9-5. I want to add a jack plug connection to the back.
  3. Lets see those 9-5s post them up

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    my saabs pics of my saabs all aeros
  4. 95 First Timer Help!

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    stick to 2005 onwards cars especially petrol as engine sludge issues sorted. engine mounts 6 of them will probably need changing on higher milage cars. I have got two 9-5 aero estates one2005 and other 2007 . hope that helps Jeff
  5. Test drove an 06 9-5 Today

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    RE rough idle , could be as simple as broken pipe on non return valve under plastic cover where oil filler is. very common problem either fixed by glueing or replacing. hope this helps Jeff
  6. saab 9-3 aero for sale

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    Name: Jeff Armitage Location - additional details:Henley on Thames Oxon Means of contact:07901557899 Price:£750.00 Transmission Type (auto/manual): Auto Mileage (miles/kms): 106k Description:2001 9-3 aero auto steel Grey sport seats and full aero body kit. good condition just Mot full...
  7. problems with 06 onwards cars

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    thanks for that what are the symptoms of coolant bypass valve failing. Jeff
  8. problems with 06 onwards cars

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    I currently have a 2005 9-5 aero and am considering changing to a 2007 or later 9-5 do these have any particular problems with sludge or turbo like earlier models ?
  9. Single DIN stereo fascia surround

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I am looking at one on ebay from caraudiowarhouse2012 £9.95. Jeff
  10. poor radio reception

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have a 2001 9-3 aero and the radio reception is sh*t I have replaced the electric aerial with a roof mounted one in place of the shark fin but no difference. The radio on my 2005 9-5 aero is brilliant. Any thoughts please. Jeff
  11. zenon upgrade headlamps

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    has anybody fitted zenon upgrade headlight kits to a 2001 9-3. I have seen them for about £80-£90 and just wondering whether it will be worth it. My 9-5 aero has factory fitted ones and they are awesome
  12. issues when starting from cold

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    my recently purchased 2001 aero starts fine but runs rough for 10 seconds or so. hunting would be the best way to describe it. Any thoughts please
  13. sump inspection

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    endoscope they are on ebay here for £10-12 upwards.
  14. sump inspection

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    perhaps I am being silly but has anyone used an endoscope through the sump plug hole to inspect the pick up mesh ?
  15. breather kit upgrade

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have just bought a 2001 9-3 aero auto with 94k as usual the top breather hose has perished. I assume the upgrade kit is worthwhile. The best price I can find is about £84 from neobros. Has anyone found one cheaper.