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  1. V6 problem

    9-5 Workshop
    So my car is acting weird and when coming to a complete stop. It will jerk really hard and then shut it’s self off. It requires me to keep my foot pressing on the gas or it’ll will start jerking and then shut off. When the engine finally turns off it keeps the battery on. I drive a 2001 V6
  2. what Other issues would make alternator not work???

    9-5 Workshop
    I have a 2001 Saab 95 3.0 v6 turbo and the alternator went bad and so now I have replaced it 3 times thinking the replacements were bad I don’t know how to check the voltage or any of that stuff nor do I have the equipment for it I’m wondering besides the alternator what else should I be looking...
  3. 2001 9-5 hard start, not as much power as there should be

    9-5 Workshop
    I recently purchased a 01 9-5 just as a beater. It has the 3.0 v6, and came with a ton of receipts. I'm not familiar with the v6 saabs, so my father took it for a ride with me and said it doesn't have as much power as it should. When starting it cold, it generally stalls the first try, but...
  4. SID and Audio Issues - 99 9-5

    9-5 Workshop
    I've looked around and have been unable to find a definitive answer. Hoping someone can point me in the right direction as I'm sure it's somewhere here on this forum. I have a 99 9-5 that I now use as a winter driver. I have owned it for about 10 years or so and have put on about 90,000 of it's...
  5. Check Engine Light

    9-5 Workshop
    I have a check engine light and a readout on my stereo that says to fill the coolant and I just did. Nothing is changing. The car runs fine but this is just bothering me. Also my odb reader is not working. I tried looking in the manual to find the fuse that controls that because it may be out...
  6. Where is Top Dead Center on a 99 9-5, V-6?

    9-5 Workshop
    I am working on a 1999 9-5 V-6 3.0 Turbo engine with my husband. We need to know where top dead center is for this engine. I've searched & searched, but keep finding the wrong engine. I need to know where it is for the cam & the crank. The bottom half of the engine turned over at least 2...
  7. For Sale: saab aero engine block/head

    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. 9-5 Arc Timing Belt Intervals

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi everyone, this is my first post on SaabCentral, you've all got an awesome forum here! I've got a 2002 9-5 Arc with ~120k on it. Not sure when the last timing belt change was, can anyone shed some light on what the normal intervals are? Or how to check to see if I'm in need of one? Thanks...
  9. Saab 9-5 3.0 V6 Exhaust Upgrade?

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Im in the need of an exhaust system for my 99 Saab 9-5 v6 3.0. Last night it finally rusted though and failed, breaking the connection right after the mid muffler/resistor. Look on various websites, I really don't see any site selling a performance exhaust system for the 3.0! How much of a...
  10. For Sale: 1999 9-5 3.0L V6 motor; 33,000 miles; cheap

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    1999 9-5 3.0L V6 motor; only 33,000 miles, perfect condition; cheap; No turbo. I just bought the wrong motor and this V6 is sitting in my garage, all sealed up from transit here. Ready to go. Buyer pays shipping (around $200). You can have it for a lot less than I paid for it. Contact me at...