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  1. Dishonest Mechanic?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello All. I have had my 2000 Saab 9-3 2.0L Convertible for over 3 years now (bought it as my first car in high school), and it never had any major problems until about a month and a half ago. I was accelerating on the highway and all of a sudden, with my foot still on the pedal, it began...
  2. New spark plugs and DIC resulted in horrible fuel economy

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi guys, So I drive a 2000 9-3 SE Recently I noticed that my car was hesitating and it has had the codes listed below for quite some time. These codes point to a problem with the ignition cassette so I saved up the money for a Genuine Saab replacement cassette, as well as new spark plugs...
  3. '02 9-5 Replaced DIC and CPS, cranks but no start. Please help!

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi guys, I'm in a bit of a pickle here.. So a few months ago my car stopped working, I try starting it up but it wont start, it just keeps cranking. I was told that the CPS or the DIC or the fuel pressure could be the issue. I check the fuel pressure from the rail and it was ok (a bit of fuel...
  4. Car misfiring... DIC?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello guys. My car started to misfire a couple of days ago. I thought that was a spark plugs issue so I changed them. But no, problem persisted. Trying to find what was making car misfire, I looked at the DIC and found that it was leaking oil. I dissasemble it and clean it (if DIC was worn...
  5. Wells/Airtex DIC in stock at RockAuto

    9-5 Workshop
    Just got an email this morn that RockAuto.com has Wells/Airtex DICs in stock $148.99;ol;
  6. direct ignition cassette (DIC) replacement

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    1. How do I know when it's time to replace the DIC? While the car does possibly feel that it doesn't perform like it did when new, I'm also not driving it as hard as I once did (I guess I've aged in 13 years, ha!). How do I know when it's time to replace the DIC without buying expensive test...
  7. For Sale: Brand NEW Genuine Saab Direct Ignition Cassette DIC 55559955

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Location: Falls Church VA Means of contact: [email protected] Price: $280 OBO plus shipping Description: Brand new Genuine SAAB Direct Ignition Cassette (T7) part number 55559955. Fits: - SAAB 9-3 1999-2003 - SAAB 9-5 1999-2009 Pictures:
  8. saab hard start issue will run when reved for a bit

    9-5 Workshop
    I just recently bought a 1999 saab 9-5 when cranking car wil start then die inless you hold accelerator for at least 6 seconds then it runs like a beast its very strang i thought it could be dic issues but once started it doesnt missit is throwing a camshaft position cel but the 9-5 do not...
  9. 14 Year Old DIC

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I acquired my 99 9-3 not too long ago and until recently lived in a SAAB fairytale land where everything was peachy. I had done some DIY maintenance which included replacing: oil(mobil 1)& filter spark plugs fuel filter air filter cabin filter Vacuum hoses(silicone) I went to the local store...
  10. Wanted: Black Direct Ignition Cassette

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    So... i was in the market for one a few weeks ago thinking that mine was on its way out. but, i never commited to buying one and now i am screwed. Need one asap. Looking for one in good working order, preferably with a newer make date. model number 55559955.
  11. Wanted: Black Direct Ignition Cassette

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    I am looking for: New or slightly used Genuine Black Direct Ignition Cassette part#55559955 TK3.7B and up Also if you know the source with price cheaper than $320 please suggest.
  12. 95 9000 Aero DIC rec vs. black

    9000 Workshop
    What is the difference in a DIC for a 1995 9000 Aero 2.3L? Mine is black. The ones I am seeing online have a part #55561132 are red. What is the difference? Any? Also, how can I tell what hp my engine is? I see some for this model of being 170hp and 200-ishhp.. Super Newbie, learning quickly.
  13. For Sale: 2002 95 extra parts an turbo

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Have a turbo no shaft play td04 off 2002 aero 350 or best offer Direct ignition cassette slight painted -100 obo Engine ecu wiring harness 100 obo Get back to me If you need any of these
  14. have black di cassette want to trade for a red one

    C900 Workshop
    Got the wrong one. have a 95 900 turbo. In los angeles 818 903 0316
  15. 9-5 Cranks and cranks but wont start

    9-5 Workshop
    1999 Saab 9-5 4cyl. Issues started about 12 days ago where the car cranked and cranked after a 25 minute drive. It did eventually turn on after trying. However, after two more times doing this it entirely gave up (still cranked and cranked, never powered up though). Came out the next morning...
  16. My 900 will not start!

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I was going to post this in the other thread, but my symptoms are slightly different. Car has been running absolutely fine for a LONG time (since I bought it in fact, no issues that prevented it from running except a dead battery). I replaced the battery a couple months ago. Tonight, I went...
  17. Wanted: Direct Ignition Cassette

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    I have a 1999 Saab 9-3 SE Convertible and I need a Direct ignition Coil a.k.a. Direct Ignition Cassette for my car. The original DIC is red. Unsure what other models have compatible direct ignition cassettes so hopefully someone knows and has an extra just lying around. please email me at...
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