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  1. 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...
  2. 89' 9K Turbo ABS and Brake Fluid Light On

    9000 Workshop
    Hey everyone! On my 1989 9000 CD Turbo my "ABS" and my "Brake Fluid" lights are always on. Any quick and easy checks I can do before sending it to my specialist? Brake fluid is nice and full, pedal feels good. Haven't tested a panic stop yet. Thanks in advance!
  3. Saab 9000 cse leaking water from exhaust manifold

    9000 Workshop
    Hey, I recently changed the headgasket on my saab 9000 cse 2,3 turbo 1997 and after that the car has been leaking water from the top of the exhaust manifold. It doesnt seem like it is loosing coolant. Is this just leftovers from when the headgasket was blow? Just to be clear this headgasket was...
  4. 94 9000 cse turbo rebuild

    9000 Workshop
    Alright boys, its time for a turbo rebuild. does anybody know what the exact turbo in a 1994 Saab 9000 cse is? i have found a lot of people saying its a t3, and other say its a t25. Im trying to find a rebuild kit for it but dont know the turbo. thanks!
  5. Third (Middle) brake light always on.

    9000 Workshop
    I've got a 97 9000 CSE turbo that is having a brake light issue When I turn the car on, the third brake light illuminates without the brakes being pressed. I have replaced the all of the rear bulbs on the left and right side to make sure the filaments are in good order. I have replace the brake...
  6. 9000 Stuck Ignition

    9000 Workshop
    I've recently acquired a 1987 Saab 9000 Turbo. The distributor in the car is blown so we didn't bother turning the key when we looked at it. Once we dropped it off at home, I tried to at least get the engine to turn over, but when I put the key in, it wouldn't move at all. I jiggled the...
  7. Recommend me a turbo.

    9000 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I posted in another thread, but then decided that this could become a discussion of its own, so a separate thread might be better. I am building a hot rod. Powerplant is a B234 2.3L motor from a 1995 9000. Transmission is a T5 5-speed transmission. And I have tall rear tires because this is a...
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  9. Rubber or plastic formed mats for C900's and 9k's

    C900 Workshop
    Is there a place that does moulded rubber or plastic (basically removable and cleanable with a brush and/or hose) mats for RHD classic 900's and/or 9000's any more? I can't remember the name of a manufacturer that did them I think in Denmark (had a set in my old red 89 900i hatchback at the...
  10. 1994 Saab 9000 Aero

    Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Clark Location - additional details: Albuquerque, NM Means of contact: Forum message Price: 1500 Transmission Type (auto/manual): manual Mileage (miles/kms): 215K mi Description: I bought this 3 years ago off a buddy as a project car. At the time, it had a leaking clutch slave...
  11. Misfire Under LOad 9000 Aero

    9000 Workshop
    Hi I am a DIY 900 Aero user of 18 years experience, 2 '95 Aeros. Have had fuelpump, direct ignition and throttle block failures, carry a spare direct in ignition cartridge, etc. But the ignition and fuel (pump) failures were total and immediate. This latest problem is new to me. Have some...
  12. Saab 9000s Front Power Windows NOT working

    9000 Workshop
    both front power windows in my 92 9000s have stopped working. have checked all fuses inside glove box compartment, took apart the center console switches and cleaned them, installed new regulator on driver side, still not working. They seemingly have no power at all when testing them with volt...
  13. 1997 9000 Diagram Bulbs for heating controls etc.

    9000 Workshop
    Hi Does anyone have a diagram of bulbs etc for the vent heating controls? The heated seat lights? Dash bulbs etc.
  14. How to get at the CPS under the inlet manifold (more in post)

    9000 Workshop
    I need to replace the crankshaft position sensor in my 1997 9000 CDE. I can see the sensor in the engine, but when I try to follow the cable back to the clip, it disappears behind the engine block and below the inlet manifold (by the oil dip-stick). How do I get at it? If I remove the...
  15. Hello from Canada

    New Member Introductions
    Hello Saab Central! I'm a Saab owner from Ontario Canada. Just joined this site & forum. I am the owner of a beautiful, dark blue, 1997 Saab 9000 CDE 2.3L Turbo. I cannot wait to share my Saab experience with this site, get some good mechanic tips, and see the Saabs you own! Cheers. :)
  16. Aero not reving.

    9000 Workshop
    Hi new member here:) A 9000 Aero (Manual) I have been looking at starts and idles fine but won't rev. The car has been sat a couple years now and was apparently running fine not to long ago. The current owner seems to think maybe its just the throttle cable but looking into the topic its seems...
  17. 9000 Aero dies then lives; hot then cold

    9000 Workshop
    OK, a problem so intermittent, it's only happened 8 times in 3 or so years, but it sucks and it continues: My car goes into serious no-power limp mode abruptly and temporarily. My Saab specialist of 30+ years is stumped. Symptoms: No power whatsoever. If I try to accelerate beyond...
  18. FS: '94 SAAB 9000 CSE 2.3L Turbo

    Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Michael Riley Location: Niskayuna, NY Means of contact: 518-727-2238 Price: $5,000 Transmission Type (auto/manual): Manual Mileage: 177,xxx miles Description: Extremely clean 9000 CSE with extensive service history dating back to '97. At 177,xxx miles, it has averaged only 7,600...
  19. 97 saab 9000 cs 97 9000 aero conversion

    9000 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    hi im new to saabs tired of imports i picked up a 97 saab 9000 cs 5 spd turbo and its got the B234E 170hp and i want to know what ill need to make basically to make it a aero minus cosmetics do i just find a aero odb2 ecm and a turbo from a aero and its plug in and play? any advice would be...