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  1. Rookie mistake 9-3 2.8 V6 2008

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi guys, really would like to beat myself for this rookie mistake but i think could help others: After i changed the serpentine v-belt on my 2008 2.8l SAAB i found that it had some problems. Symptoms rough idle and deep hesitation under heavy acceleration. no ecm codes. Really went mad trying...
  2. stalls during hard acceleration

    9-5 Workshop
    My Saab 9-5 2.3T starts fine and during light acceleration (green area of turbo gauge), the car runs fine. Regardless of it being cold or warm, the engine will stall when the acceleration goes above the green zone of the turbo gauge. Once this happens and the gas pedal is quickly released, the...
  3. Stuttering acceleration while at speed

    Saab 9-2X, 9-4X & 9-7X Workshop
    Hello, I have a 2005 9-2x linear automatic with 120,000 When I'm driving at speed, take my foot off accelerator and coast, then re-apply the accelerator my car is doing a sort of jerky or stuttering thing. It happens when I'm going uphill, not downhill If I apply the accelerator more...
  4. Is my car in limp mode?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    My check engine light has been on for a while but it was running fine. A week ago I started losing acceleration, a couple days ago I can hardly drive it because it takes so long to get up to 30mph. I have a saab 93 2002. I checked the codes and p1107 and p1106 came up. I know they're sensors...
  5. Hard jerking under HARD acceleration, otherwise no problems

    9-5 Workshop
    I have a 2007 9-5 combi with 65K miles, no real problems, and drive it pretty aggressively at times. I replaced a cracked DIC and plugs in the summer. Worked fine. Now, starts fine, drives normally, idles correctly, but BIG jerks/hesitation under HARD acceleration (at any speed) especially after...
  6. 1991 900 Turbo 'jitters' under acceleration & a few other issues.

    C900 Workshop
    Firstly, thank you forums! You have been very helpful to me. I must ask for your help yet again! For a while, I have had an interesting issue arise. It usually happens under acceleration. It seems as if my 900 shudders/chokes under acceleration. It's a bit hard to explain. The best way to...
  7. Just got an '03 9-3, but could use some help.

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So as my first car, I opted for a 9-3 (My dad and I took one for a test drive and Discovered just how fun these cars are :D) and we the looked around for one in our price range. We managed to find both a manual and an automatic under our price range and opted to get both (in the interest of...
  8. '06 Saab 9-3T "common problems" requesting assistance.

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi everybody I just bought this Saab from a really dishonest owner. When I test drove it seemed fine, but the owner “neglected” to tell me about the issues with the car. I have been scouring the internet and forums for similar issues, but not luck. I may have bought a lemon, but I am not willing...