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  1. Engine sputtering backwards

    C900 Workshop
    Hello everyone, I have a 1990 Saab 900s. When I try to start the car it will turn over without firing up, but when I turn the key back, it will sputter a bit sometimes. I did notice tho, that when it sputters it is running the wrong way. Any thoughts? I have checked with the timing light, and...
  2. 1990 900 Turbo, Rose Quartz

    Cars for Sale - North America
    Update 9/23/2020: Car is currently en route to Long Island, NY. My name's Erik Patton, you can reach me at [email protected] for more info.. I bought this car on BringaTrailer last year, and put more work into it than the car cost the first time around. Happy to show you the receipts or...
  3. '95 900 Conv turbo SE. Rear suspension bump stops

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I am having difficulty finding reasonably priced replacement rear bump stops OEM 4244505 in US. The ones on the 900 I am working on literally disintegrated. I have found 9-3 aftermarket stops for @$20 ea vs $71ea that look similar and was wondering if anyone has found a solution for low cost...
  4. Neglected 1997 2.3 advice

    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...
  5. FS: Motor Blocks, Parts and more from 9000, 9-5 and 900

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    A treasure chest of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) parts for several SAAB vehicles in the North Hills of Pittsburgh: + 2001 red SAAB 9-5 Aero for sale in separate listing I’ve been a SAAB lover and backyard mechanic for years, but it’s time for me to downsize and spend less time in...
  6. Water leaks in trunk and rear seat!

    Auto Detailing & Body Repairs
    I'm new to this site and have done some searching, but cannot find any solid info on what I need! I am getting water leaking in the sub-trunk, c pillars, AND back seat floor in my 87 900 hatch. I've checked the drains and drain holes that I can find, but feel like I'm missing something. I think...
  7. How to remove front foglight switch/button?

    C900 Workshop
    Hello everyone, Quickly wanted to ask if there was a proper way to remove the front foglight switch on a C900? Mine won't stay in the on position so I have a replacement one I'd like to fit. Tried a few different ways to no avail and I'm hoping you don't HAVE to remove the entire fascia! I...
  8. 89 c900 parting out

    C900 Projects
    Hello I have a 1989 900 parts car and it has a lot of good stuff on it. It only had a hit on the right front corner so the hood has some damage but let me know if you want anything. My email is [email protected] I’ll ship anything and take off anything for pretty cheap. It has a glass...
  9. Saab 900 Carlsson Bodykit For sale

    C900 Workshop
    Morning all, we currently have a 900 carlsson bodykit for sale. the bodykit is complete apart from 2 arches. It is in red, just wondering what its worth? Thanks in advance
  10. My first Saab project!

    My first Saab project!

    89’ 900 turbo “before photo” :)
  11. 1989 Saab 900 turbo spg won’t shift into first or second gear.

    C900 Workshop
    Hi all ? Brand new to the forum as I just bought my very first Saab ever this morning. It’s a 1989 900 turbo spg hatchback 5speed two door. First order of business on this car is getting it to go into fist and second gear. 3rd 4th 5th and revers all engage, no problem. No grinding or anything...
  12. Pre 86 900 go fast goodies

    C900 Workshop
    So, everywhere I go, they only offer go fast stuff for 1986+. I have a darling little 1984 8V turbo sedan, and I'd like to add just a bit more oomph to her. I'm not looking to build a Super Saab™ or anything. Maybe boost to 180hp. Just for better freeway speeds. But, it seems I might be barking...
  13. For Sale Saab OG 99 / OG 900 Valve Shims in Saab Boxes- Sold!

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    For sale, are two Og Saab Valve shim boxes, both are full of shims! These are very hard to find, if you own a 99 Turbo or a 900 Turbo, with early B motor these are a must have. Message me with questions. These have been sold. Thank you!
  14. FS: 4 x Original og 900 rubber mats

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: 4 x OG 900 OEM rubber mats Location: Finland (shipping to USA primarily) Means of contact: e-mail ([email protected]) Price: $165 + shipping $60 Description: 4 pieces of original all season rubber mats for a Saab 900 og. These are from a 4 door sedan but if I'm not mistaken...
  15. '85 C900 Turbo Part Out

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Parting out whats left of my 1985 900 Turbo with beige interior. Manual transmission (Missing reverse and 2nd syncro) and B202 motor (ran great before parked), both have approximately 306k miles. Feel free to private message me if you are looking for something. I'm located in Richmond, VA, but I...
  16. SAAB 900 Turbo Convertible 5-Speed

  17. 1983 SAAB 900 4-door

    1983 SAAB 900 4-door

    I've been looking more than a year for the perfect SAAB, then I went and bought this one instead.
  18. 1994 Saab 900 Convertible (NSS Issues)

    C900 Workshop
    So I've been having issues where that car will start sometimes when I put the shifter in the right position. Now it completely pooped out on me.. no matter what I do to the shifter it will not start. This led me to believe It had to do with the NSS (Neutral Safety Switch) After coming to this...
  19. (HELP) 1986 900s automatic does not go into gear

    C900 Workshop
    I have a 1986 900 s with an automatic transmission and when I was driving yesterday the engine suddenly stalled during normal acceleration. I pulled over and started the car and it idled just fine, but it would not engage into any gears. I got it towed back to my house and it continues to start...
  20. Distributor help!!

    C900 Workshop
    Hi yall, I bought a 81 saab 900 turbo. It was't gettting a spark. I checked all the wires and kind of gave up and sent it to a saab spacific mechanic. He says that the enire distributor is bad... and that he cant find a replacement because a replacement distributor has got to be from a 1981...