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  1. 2005 9-3 ECM Pin Corrosion

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Help!, Vehicle threw codes P0245, P0201 to P0204, indicating ECM failure. Started looking in to problem, then took off connectors, noticed corrosion on right (drivers side connector) at the front of the vehicle, one pin stuck in female connector, left, fourth from front. Also noticed others...
  2. Driver side front control arm issue

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So I was working on my brakes today. I did the rear brakes first as I had a frozen left rear caliper. That all went fine. I started to take the front apart when I noticed that the cone washer on the rear control arm bushing was loose and rattling around. I have been noticing a bit of a noise...
  3. 2009 9-3 Wagon Corrosion?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I noticed a strange phenomena - I'm hoping someone can help me out with a weird issue. My son has a 2009 Saab turbo wagon. He has been out of the country for a year, working in Singapore. The vehicle has been parked in an outside, unheated garage in New York state. I had it hooked up to a...
  4. ACC Blower Not Blowing - Corroded Ground Wire?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Well, the ACC picked a great day to stop working. First it was smelling funny (organic, musty, burning, not coolant or sulfur). It's totally pouring rain today in SF, but oh well! Off to troubleshoot. Here's what I tried: Cleaned the filter and the filter area (Lots of leaves. Cleaned up...
  5. Aero Wheel Corrosion

    9-5 Workshop
    I've been dealing with a slow leak in one of my wheels/tires. I've taken it to two different shops and I've been told by both that the bead inside the wheel that seals the tire is corroded and that's where the leak is occurring. Both shops cleaned the corrosion and remounted the tire but the...