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  1. Advice for Buying a '93 900s Needed

    C900 Workshop
    Hello all! I am looking into buying my first Saab. It is a '93 900s in great condition. Except for the fact that the engine is seized up. The car's story is that it had an issue with the engine (the owner guesses that the head gasket blew, but he could very well be wrong), then sat for too long...
  2. Oil Light flicker

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi Guys, I've searched the forum for this subject, but I didn't really find a definitive answer, so I hope you don't mind me starting a new thread. I have a 2001 9-3 which had a reconditioned B235R engine (T7 ignition) fitted 40,000 km ago. I have religiously changed the engine oil and had it...
  3. 2003 9-3 2.0 low turbo engine replacement

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi guys. I'm new to the community and this is my first post. I recently bought a 2003 9-3 2.0 vin s and love the car. Bought it not running for cheap knowing I would need to replace the engine due to not having compression. I got 65,45,40,70. Previous owner said it needed a head gasket. I did a...
  4. Metal In Oil

    9-5 Workshop
    I changed my oil this past weekend and upon pouring the old oil in a container to recycle I noticed a fair amount of metal in the bottom of the tray. My car is a 2003 9-5 aero with under 70k. I have regularly changed my oil and kept up with all maintenance. I hope it is not my engine bearings...
  5. engine stall, bad oil send unit. Engine knocking. is it Dead???

    9-5 Workshop
    Hello all. I own a 1999 9-5 2.3 turbo. I got it maybe a little over 6 months ago and it has been the biggest pain in the *** vehicle I've owned. Honestly the car is too rich for my blood ( expensive ). I had a TCM go bad and the garage I brought it to told me I had a bad oil pressure switch and...
  6. Engine smoking, BIG noises, & Not Starting...?

    9-5 Workshop
    I have a Saab 9-5 V6 2000 SE To make a long story short, I just went to have an oil change done about three days ago. The man who did it mentioned I had a slight oil leak that I should have looked at in the next week or so. Not seeming very concerned, I figured I would take the Saab in at some...