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  1. Crank No Start

    9-5 Workshop
    This is for a 2009 9-5 with 166k mi. Two weeks ago my car would crank but not start even with a jump. Had a new battery put in and all was good. Then we had that polar vortex and the car once again would not start when I was leaving work. Had it towed to the shop and they said once the charged...
  2. Acceleration cut, engine dies. Fuel pump/DIC?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello, Well, I've been working on my 2001 9-3. A week ago my car cut out in power during acceleration and then died and wouldn't start up. Crank, no start. The next day I went to go check out the car and it fired right up so I brought it home. Ignition pressure measured 5psi-10psi, idle was...
  3. 99 9-3 Vert 2.0L - P0340

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have searched and I understand this code pertains to the DIC/ spark plugs. I replaced the DIC from AM Autoparts (Not OEM but built to same quality they say) I also replaced the spark plugs with NGK BCPR7ES-11 and gapped to .035 and torqued plugs to 20lbs. I went to start the car up last...
  4. Rattling noise, runs rough, then dies

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Man, I'm going to get a ton of flack for asking a really vague "what's wrong with my car" question, so please make the flames entertaining for all, OK? :P 2001 9-3 with 175k miles... My car developed a subtle rattle from the engine between gear shifts under higher acceleration (merging onto...
  5. New aftermarket DIC or used OEM DIC

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello Everyone, I have a 1999 9-3 SE with a red DIC and its in need (I think) of a another one. I have experience some intermittent stuttering or shuttering when I drive it on the highway for a long time or long periods of city driving. I think is the DIC mostly because the previous owner put an...
  6. Saab 9-3 Ignition Cassette questions and advice request

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have a 2000 Saab 9-3. In June the ignition cassette failed and I replaced it with a mailed-ordered replacement. The failure was noticed by the engine light coming on and noticing the resulting OBD codes. Last week while pulling into a parking lot the car died, would not start and was...
  7. Aftermarket DIC?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Found this aftermarket DIC... http://www.eeuroparts.com/Parts/43301/Direct-Ignition-Cassette-Red-Tune-up-Kit-28341132K/ The website states "They have the original Saab SEM capacitor which insures they will not cause a check engine issue in OBD I cars. " Opinions?
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