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  1. Saab 9-3 2005 bad radio

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Hello i just bought my second saab a couple months ago with a none working radio. I already tried replacing the amp under the driver side. The on butten is not stuck and don't know what to do. Thank you for your help
  2. Empty Rear 6x9 Speaker slots

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2005 Saab 9-3 2.0t sedan So I was looking in my trunk and noticed that there are, what appears to be, empty slots for 6x9 speakers back there. Are there wires installed to put speakers in? Or any info on wiring them myself? Also, I have heard that there is a aux cord under the center console...
  3. This Part Fell Off Under Dash

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    This fell out from under the dash on the driver's side of my 2005 9-3. Drivability does not seem effected. I took the plastic off and looked up under there, but can't see where it might be missing from. Any ideas?
  4. Steering wheel lock malfunction -- shop says replace CIM?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi all, Out of nowhere I started getting a 'steering wheel lock malfunction' message from my 2005 Saab 9-3 when the key was inserted. The key won't turn, and obviously car won't start. Have tried disconnecting battery, fuses, etc. etc. Finally got it towed to a local shop, and they say there...
  5. A serious gremlin

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello, I have a 2005 Saab 9-3 Linear. About 2 months ago it suddenly died on the highway. The car acted like the alternator was dead, and was running off of the battery. Jump cables would not help. I figured the battery might have been damaged by the dying alternator. I went back to get the...
  6. 9-3 2005 Linear - transmission questions

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi, I need some help. I have a 2005 9-3 Saab. Had trouble with the auto transmission, jerking on change, sometimes couldn't get into gear. Dealer said no problem. Kept driving. Finally stopped, couldn't get into gear. Dealer said electrical problem. Then said transmission problem, needs to be...
  7. Denver, CO Saab Mod Shops?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Wondering if anyone knows of any good Saab body shops around the Denver area that do quality cosmetic work and/or performance mod's. At this point, primarily pursuing initial cosmetic work on 2005 9-3 Linear, i.e. debadge, chrome tips, new Griffin emblems etc.
  8. 2005 9-3 Linear: Chrome Tailpipe, Cosmetic Only

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I'm new to the forum and to cars/mods. I apologize in advance for stupid questions and horribly inaccurate terminology. I have a 2005 9-3 Linear and I'm interested in adding chrome tips to the stock exhaust system. I would assume I need to cut the bumper lip, or buy an aftermarket rear skirt...
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