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  1. Alarm Issues

    C900 Workshop
    It's nice to be driving the Saab more, and therefore posting more :lol: '90 T16S My alarm is draining my battery overnight. It's a Serpi Star, unsure of model number. If I leave it connected but disable it (turn it off with the key) at the siren in the engine bay everything is fine, CL works...
  2. Battery Drain Challenge- Any Ideas? All tests show nothing...

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi there, I have a 2006 Saab 9 3 with a battery that drains for no reason. As in, I will leave the car parked overnight, come out in the morning at 7am and no battery charge. I have tried to find the cause for this in several ways but cannot suss it. Firstly, I replaced the battery back in...
  3. 1997 900 Battery Draining - HELP

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    My 1997 900 2.3 is draining the battery down to nothing and I have no idea what's causing it. There are nothing visible that would be draining the battery. No interior lights left on. Is there something that I can check for a short in the engine compartment? I can charge the battery with a...
  4. 2010 NG 2.0 D Battery dead

    9-5 Workshop
    Left my car for 2 days at the airport and returned to a flat (as a pancake) battery. RAC (roadside assistance) could not jump it from their jumper battery, so charged it a bit from their alternator. Finally with that and the jumper battery in it it started and ran all the way home (~ 40 mins)...
  5. QUESTION: how to open your car with a dead battery

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    hi have a 2005 saab 9-3 aero and i recently replaced the battery and didnt have any issues. but i was asking myself a good question. what if u drain your battery all the way ? how do you unlock the car ? any response will be greatly appreciated
  6. Battery dying every 3 days (Yes I have done a search)

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi I have done a search. I have found posters that have had similar problems, but no solid anwser. Ok. I have a 2004 9-3 Linear 2t. I live in NY so it has been cold but my battery is a Diehard and only about 5 months old. The battery has been dying about every 3 days or so. My alternator is...
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