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  1. Flashing dash lights, no audio, no turning indicator sounds, no SID - 2003 Saab 9-3 Linear

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    A CD got stuck in my stock stereo, so I had an aux adapter installed that I can plug my iphone into. Shortly after, my car battery died (possibly due to a bad tail light ground). When I replaced my battery, the SID and all sounds, and my dash lights were out, except lights flashing on a bit...
  2. 2006 Aero audio upgrade?

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    I’ve recently returned to the fold and purchased a 2006 9-3 2.8 Aero. I love the car and after not owning a Saab for 5 years or so really enjoy driving it. But the Audio system is sub standard and things have moved on a lot since Saab stopped production. Mine is the version which I’m told the...
  3. 07' Saab 93 Intermittent no sound from stock stereo, AUX, or CD!

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    My stereo works 70 % of the time. The head unit always remains powered on, but occasionally while I'm listening to a song either on the radio, aux, or cd, it goes mute for a couple seconds and then comes back on. Sometimes the mute intervals are several minutes. It's getting really frustrating...
  4. 93 +07 amp wiring

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Hello. I have 150W sound system and I want to upgrade it. My plan is add little amplifier Audison SRX2 and 6,5 speakers to rear tray. Is possible to connect it to existing power wires? Amplifier has 20A fuse, when I calculate 7A per 1mm2, this mean max. 3mm2 power wire. Relatively thick wires I...
  5. 4 speaker Linear to 7 speaker Arc

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Forgive me as I know this is a common topic on here but I'm extremely confused. My 05 linear has the 4 speaker system and I'd like to go to the Pick'n'pull and rip out a 7 speaker system including the head unit. Has anyone done this? I would imagine you need a tech 2 to marry the head unit...
  6. Linear to Arc head unit. Plug and play??

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    I recently went from an 03' 9-3 ARC to an 05' 9-3 Linear. I liked the look of the head unit on the ARC and want to go to the pick and pull and grab one out of a wrecked car. Does anyone know if you can just swap them out? or does it mess with the fiberoptic loop? Thanks in advance for any help!!
  7. Unlock Codes for audio systems Saab 9-3 Aero 2005

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    I had to replace the head unit (display) and the receiver unit on my 2005 9-3 Aero. I bought both units used on ebay. However, now apparently we have to enter unlock codes into the ODBII scanner so the units can work. Anybody know these codes and what I can do to get the units and my audio...
  8. Add door speakers to 2002 Saab 9-3 SE?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi friends. Does anyone know if the two front doors are pre-wired for speakers and I can just buy them and plug 'em in?
  9. 01 Saab 9-5 AM/FM No audio, CD is fine

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Ok so just maybe someone has had this issue. When I play a cd or cassette in my 9-5 radio audio is fine. However, in AM or FM 1 or 2 there is no audio at all, the station information does display if the Information center. My guess is the radio is dead as there is not even static but maybe...
  10. Headunit Upgrade for 2007 9-3 w/Bose

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    I have a 2007 Saab 9-3 with factory Sat Nav and 7 speaker Bose system. Also came equipped with Onstar. Was wondering If I could upgrade the headunit/receiver to something that could retain full functionality; steering wheel controls, compatible with Bose sound system, Bluetooth, etc. I have...
  11. Speakers/radio not working - apparently it's not the amp

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    A few months ago, the radio/speakers in my 2003 Saab 9-3 started acting up. It would cut out/wouldn't turn on when the car was started but would sometimes come back on. Eventually, it stopped working all together (speakers, turn signals, and display are all out). I did some research of what was...
  12. What cable do I need?

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Hey guys, This is my first post so let me write a short introduction, I am Harm, 20 years of age and from the Netherlands. I own a Saab 9-3 Sport Sedan Linear and I am very happy with it. I bought my Saab because I had some good influence from my family. My grandpa had Saabs and my uncle had a...
  13. Wanted: Radio (cassette audio receiver) for 900 SE 1997

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    I need the radio for mu 900 SE Con. 1997. Name: Alex Location - FL Means of contact: [email protected] or contact me here Thx
  14. 2004 Saab 9-3 Aero with Premiere sound problem

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    The problem is a very weak sound stage coming from the back when I turn the fader all the way to the rear. The difference is really noticeable as the front is twice, maybe three times as loud as the rear. It's my wife's car and she says it wasn't like this before the stock defective head unit...
  15. Is it possible to upgrade doubleDIN head unit and backup camera?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    2001 9-3 SE Convertible (I think my car has only 4 speakers) So, I guess I'm just looking for confirmation that this is difficult to do because of the size of the double DIN head units. I had this dream of installing a video double din head unit and then snaking a backup camera to it to...
  16. Wanted: Looking for nav unit. Have icm3 with no navigation feature.

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name:Jen Location - additional details:New Jersey Means of contact: Price: Transmission Type (auto/manual): Auto Mileage (miles/kms): 230k (wow) Description: I purchased the ICM3 thru a friend who found me one via junk yard in mint condition and the navigation feature doesn't work so...
  17. 2005 Saab 9-3 audio HELP!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I'm looking to upgrades my speakers because the stock ones are poop. I have the 7 speaker setup. I want to upgrade the dash speakers to these: and the door speakers to these: I hear the ones in the back are bad regardless so i want to put in a sub but i'm not sure which equipment to buy...
  18. Inheritance of Mum's Saaby

    New Member Introductions
    Inheritance of the Saab I've now inherited the Saaby. Looking to install a new head unit with Sub and Amp. What improvements have you made to your Saab? And what fun projects would you recommend for a 9-3. The Saab is a Silver Soft-top 2001 9-3. Cheers all
  19. audio

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Hello everyone. Name is Sean. I own a 2006 9-3. When I try to use my mp3 via factory hook up in center console I get nothing. Any suggestions? Thanks.
  20. Audio not going to speakers equally (cassette)

    9-5 Workshop
    I use a cassette adapter to use my mp3 in my '00 9-5, but music never plays through the left half of the speakers. I pulled the volume nob out (Balance) and twisted it to the left all the way to send the sound to the left half of the car, but it just goes silent. Also, the back speakers have...
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