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  1. 9-3 convertible top -stripped allen bolt

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi, I need to replace the top lock cylinder of my convertible top, which requires that I manually open the top. Unfortunately my allen wrench slips in the socket of the bolt in the roof and I cannot therefore unlock the roof :(. I have an EX-out set, but I don't think that's going to work as...
  2. Battery Life vs Convertible operation

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    It might be a silly question. I am new to Saab's and convertibles. after only owning for a couple of weeks the top would not close and the 'low battery' warning came on. Still able to drive, use electrics. Spoke to a friend who has had convertibles in the past and said can be a normal if you...
  3. Converting Convertible top to Manual

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have a 96 900 se Turbo that is in reasonable condition that I use as a daily driver. Given the current low value of vehicle I decided not to put unnecessary money into repairs, only where essential. The convertible top had not been working for some time and after further investigation...