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  1. Wanted: Saab 9-5 Emergency Brake sleeve cover

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    I am looking for a sleeve / cover for the e-brake of my 2004 9-5.
  2. Do i have to remove the carpet to replace handbrake wires?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So i have currently just pulled out the old cable, and i am having massive problems getting the new cable through. Do i have to remove the carpet? if so how do i remove the carpet? any help would be greatly appreciated If anyone have replace the handbrake cables before any tips and tricks?
  3. One-sided parking brake & unequal clamping pressure

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I feel like this one should be easy unless there is some adjustment or quirk I'm missing. My parking brake slowly stopped working. I adjusted tension and found that parking cables and caliper levers move properly but that only right side caliper engages. Lifted the back-end and had the wife...
  4. back off handbrake emergency brake inside car

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I want to fit new cables to the rear brakes of my 93 Tid (2006 model). I can see how to do it all except that I need to slacken-off the cable adjuster under the centre arm-rest. There's a 13 mm hex screw that does the job. The question is how do I know how far I can unscrew it? If I go too far...
  5. SAAB 93 2006 model change parking brake cables, handbrake cables, emergency brake

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I couldn't find anything on this so a note about my experience of the job might be useful. In this case the cables themselves were still working OK, but the rear calipers needed to be replaced due to corrosion, and the cables were corroded into the calipers. So I put the angle grinder...
  6. HELP Parking Brake Shoes

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I am trying to replace the parking brake shoes on 97 900 SE Turbo, how do I do this? Tried pulling everything apart but I want to know the right way to do it. If anyone has a helpful link or can give me an idea of what to do I would greatly appreciate it!! -Jimb