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  1. Engine Rebuild Trouble

    9-5 Workshop
    Hello, I just recently bought a 2001 9-5, 2.3t that had some engine noise. I got a good deal on it, so I've been working on it. So far, I have cleaned out the oil sump, replaced the main a rod bearings, installed new head, intake and exhaust gaskets, and replaced 3 of the 16 hydraulic tappets...
  2. 2000 Saab 9-5 2.3L turbo. vin: E, 8th# cam follower question.

    9-5 Workshop
    How can you tell if the cam follower (lifters) is no good. Can't seem to find a straight answer. Please keep in mind they are hydraulic lifters not rocker arms. Thank you for your time.
  3. 9-3 SE 2002 - Hydraulic Cam Follower issue?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi Over the last couple of months I've noticed a noise when starting. Best way to describe it is a sort of metallic "zing". It starts just as the engine catches and lasts for 1-2 seconds max. Once the noise is gone it doesn't reappear on any startup or while running until the car has been left...