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  1. B205 in T5 99 9-3 curious!

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Now I know it's better option as far as tuning to have the b204. But I have a b205 100 000 kilometers and the current b204 in my car on it's way out. I have found very little on this subject...probably for good reason. But let's say I want the b205 in my t5 car. Can I make an adapter for t5...
  2. B204 or B234

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I am new to the whole Saab scene. I am looking for a car with a B204 or a B234, turbo engine. i will take a complete car or would take the engine and the ECU. Has anyone on here got anything they would part with? (I am in Ireland)
  3. b204/b205 rebuild

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    First of all we removed the engine of the car. Removed all the parts from the block. Then we started the honing process. This process can be found on youtube. Cylinder honing process The honing pattern is nicely 45 degrees (what is not visible on the video) Removal of valves out of a cylinder...
  4. 99 9-3 spark plugs...

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Spark plugs! I'm not wanting to start an argument but wondering about changing plugs: Just checked the plugs in my 99 9-3 B204i and expected NGKs but found Bosch Super 4s. Should I change them and what difference might I notice? The Bosch plugs are 4 electrode variety, clean but larger gap...
  5. 99' 9-3SE Engine Rebuild (Forged Internals Parts Issue)

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello Everyone, So I have a 99' 9-3SE (per title), and I am looking to do a complete rebuild. She is my daily driver and has about 230K on the odometer. Never given me any issues (apart from the tranny and some cooling issues), nevertheless my tranny is getting redone so I figured I might as...
  6. is it easy to replace V6 with a V4 1994 engine

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    The engine on My 94 Saab 900 v6 2.5 liter / auto transmission started knocking. The repair shop has taken it out. I want to replace it with a 1994 clean 4 cylinder/ non turbo / b204 engine. from a manual transmission fitted car. --- My question .. what needs to be...
  7. B204 dimensions and weight?

    The Lounge
    I've already posted this in the ng900 forum, but got no responses. So I'm posting it here as well.: Does anyone know the dimensions and weight of a B204 engine with a manual transmission? I am curious to know whether it would be a good engine for an application in a MidLana build. I want to...
  8. B204 dimensions and weight?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Does anyone know the dimensions and weight of a B204 engine with a manual transmission? I am curious to know whether it would be a good engine for an application in a MidLana build. I want to build one in the mid-long-term future so I'm starting the engine research now.
  9. Putting a B205R in a 1999 9-3?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Anybody see any issues with installing a B205R from a 2003 9-3 convertible in a 1999 B204L car? I have the entire donor car available for parts, and yes, I understand that the older engine is less prone to sludge. The 2003 engine has less than 90K on it and I'll also swap the turbo, auto...
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