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  1. How many cold-crank amps (CCA) recommended?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi all, Am I reading the WIS correctly that the OEM battery on a 2002 9-3 SE is 780 CCA (per EN; 800 CCA SAE)? Does anyone actually make a battery of that capacity that fit our vehicles? Available here in the US? The largest capacity I can find is 650 CCA. Considering the battery that came...
  2. starting problems w/ 2002 Viggen

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    year = 2002 model = Viggen sedan engine = 2.3L HOT mileage = 83,000 miles Hi, friends. Just when I think I'm capable of doing things myself, I learn that things are more complicated than what I'm capable of. :roll: problem = since early April, difficulties starting; and it has become...
  3. Best AGM battery to use for a 2002 93

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi everyone, I am finally replacing my old, trusty Bosch battery that is probably 5 or 6 years old. Unfortunately, I live in Utah and Bosch batteries are rare animals and when I can find them they are extremely expensive. Has anyone found a quality replacement AGM battery for their Saab 93...
  4. Battery change now Engine Management light on

    The Lounge
    Hi hope someone can help, I bought a 2006 9-3 1.9TID and was told that she would need a new battery at some stage. Running perfectly but noticed she was a bit sluggish starting especially if she hadn't been used in a few days. Got a new battery and she is starting and running brilliantly but the...
  5. DIY Battery Replacement

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello, anyone know where I can get step-by-step instruction on replacing battery? Thanks! 2006 9-3 Aero
  6. Replacing Battery in Remote

    9-5 Workshop
    Can someone tell me how to replace the batter in the keyless remote? I can take the key out but don't see an easy way to get the remote open to get to the battery. I'm hesitant to try it apart and damage it permanently, especially since I only have one remote. Thanks, Jim
  7. Late 2006 9-3 aero - a question about swapping out a battery

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi folks, i am about to replace my engine battery for one thats more appropriate to the there anything i need to know before i go disconnecting the current one? will my stereo need any kind of code and will i need to do anything once the new battery's is in place Thanks for your...