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  1. Engine doesn`t start - very mysterious, need help

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi community, this is Bernhard from Vienna. My 9-3 is currently at the mechanics for the second time in a week, they don`t know what to do anymore.. Since 2,3 weeks, I have a problem starting the engine. The starter works, but the engine just doesn`t turn on. This only happens from time to time...
  2. HELP- Need Advice - engine issue

    9-5 Workshop
    i recently purchased 2 2000 model 9-5's and one of them starting running very rough today while i was driving, i suspect maybe its the turbo but i have no idea as yet. i was driving onto a highway on-ramp and i put the pedal down in 3rd gear (5 spd manual transmission) and it wound up fine then...
  3. 91 900 possible electrical problems

    C900 Workshop
    So this problem started up about a week ago, and i have had to get my car towed twice now. Basically I can get it started and it will run quite normally for a few minutes 15 at the most then it will die, suddenly, as if I had turned the key off. And I wont be able to get it running again until...
  4. No start, no compression...what now?

    9-5 Workshop
    Well it's been a rough month. I've got the old 2000 Saab 9-5 V6 Turbo. Here's the story: Took car in to have the oil changed. Took 2 hours and one of the guys said I had an oil leak. Didn't say it was major, but that I should have it checked out. 2 days later, I drove my car to work with no...
  5. 3.0 V6 Engine not starting

    9-5 Workshop
    I have had my 9-5 SE 3.0 V6 for about 3 years now. It has been running about half the time. I was told saabs were good cars but have had nothing but problems with it. I love my car and would like to get it back into working condition again. When i first bought the car i had a problem with the...