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  1. C900 Workshop
    Hi all, I just started up my dad’s old “around town” 1997 900 2.3 for the first time in a year (maybe 2 years, we can’t remember). What would you watch out for given the car was last inspected in October 2017, and hasn’t been driven regularly since 2018? I need a quick check list of what to look...
  2. Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Chaz F. Location - Woodbine, MD Means of Contact: (410) 446-8184; [email protected] Price: $5,500 Transmission: Manual Mileage (miles/kms): 135,500 ATTENTION SAAB ENTHUSIASTS! The pinnacle of Saab's iconic legacy. 1 of 151 in Black for this year in US. Sure to turn heads with it's unique...
  3. Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Chaz F. Location - Woodbine, MD Means of Contact: (410) 446-8184; [email protected] Price: $4,900 Transmission: Manual Mileage (miles/kms): 144,500 Description: Rare opportunity to own Saab's fastest 4-cylinder turbo car ever produced. For this model year, only 97 silver convertibles...
  4. Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Nick Patton Location: New Hampshire (seacoast area) Means of contact: PM/[email protected] Price: $1800/best offer Transmission: 5-speed Mileage (miles/kms): 91,xxx Description: It’s time for me to part ways with Stella, my 1996 Saab 900s convertible. She’s been on the road for...
  5. 9-5 Workshop
    Hello guys I'm new to the forum and to Saab in general, just Baught my first 2002 Saab 95 aero I have an engine code p1012 which I believe is the 1st furl injector. Can anyone help me in how to change or reach the injector. Thank you
  6. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have a small seep of oil coming from the passenger side corner closest to the fire wall (right above the pulleys). I hardly loose any oil, but since i will be home from school for a while, i was looking to get the job done. Does anyone have a guide on how to replace the head gasket on a 2.3l...
  7. Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    I have a 2001 saab Aero engine block, pistons, head, cams, the bottom end was bad in the engine...swapped it out. DIC sold already and timing gears sold also have oil cooler etc...and a spare 2000 saab 9-5 SE but not motor....
  8. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi there! Just got myself this saab 2 weeks ago and have had no problem with it or the a/c (which is not great but was working ok). For whatever reason once I just turned the a/c- heat switch to the max (the red) just to check how far it went. I then put it back in its original position (blue)...
  9. 9-5 Workshop
    2001 Saab 9-5 2.3L wagon, 201,000 miles. The machine shop says the head is warped 0.020", and that more than 0.10" is not recommended for resurfacing. Being that replacement engines are $1,000+, and may be also ready to fail, I am considering repairing what I have. Does anyone have a source...
  10. Cars for Sale - North America
    I am selling my 2003 9-5 Aero. The mechanics of the car are 100% stock and it has always been adult driven. The Aero has the H.O.T (high output turbo) version of the 2.3 engine rated at 250 HP, with overboost available to increase the torque even further for up to 20 seconds. The car is a 5...
  11. Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Has front end damage, no front bumper cover, headlights, or fogs, or hood. Has good driver fender, all doors, leather interior (drivers seat cracked) heated seats, great sid, no missing pixels, etc etc etc. This car has the 2.3 NA, with auto trans. Car has lots of good parts. My cell number is...
  12. Cars for Sale - UK & Europe
    2004 (54 reg) 84,000 miles 2.3L turbo petrol (250bhp) Automatic (with paddle shift) 1 Previous owner from new Full service carried out at 79,000 miles in late 2010, Tax and MOT until December 2011, 4 brand new Goodyear tyres installed October 2010 in brilliant condition. 4 Door Saloon...
  13. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    hey guys seems like these saabs sure have tons of issues but i still have faith in my recent purchase of a 95 900s hatch 2.3;ol; So my girl needed a car and my boss is a used car salesmen, the morning i decided to buy her a car my soon to be saab rolled in for a detail. 172k on the od but the...
  14. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    i need help, all of a sudden this sound of a rattling in my engine compartment has appeared. i pulled off the valve cover and checked the timing chain and it looks and feels as good as new. does anyone know how to check the chain tensioner, ive been searching around for a while with no success...
  15. The Lounge
    Hey all, OK, so I've spent the past two hours trying to find out how many 9-3 Viggens were produced in 2002 and specifically how many convertibles and of those, how many came to the United States. Ideally, what I'm driving at is how many Silver 9-3 Viggen Convertibles made it to the U.S. in...
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