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  1. 9-5 Workshop
    For the past two winters my car has had this rattle on cold starts, only during the cold months--during spring and summer it's not there. I figured it was just the upper chain guide that's known to harden and make a rattle on startup so I had that replaced last week when my valve cover gasket...
  2. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    My '02 9-3 Turbo has recently started having issues. On a long trip I got the red triangle and low oil pressure then it died. I left it over night, came back, added 1qt of oil, and was able to start it and drive it back home without issue. Some details now. -- starts fine cold, no oil...
  3. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi everyone, New to the forums, and as the subject states I have a 2001 Saab 9-3 SE turbo, stick shift, and I started having problems this past Tuesday. At first a plastic-y, rattling noise started from the front end, and that noise coincided with the RPM's (rattling got faster with increase in...
  4. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi - This is my 1st inquiry. There is a loud metallic rattle coming from my SAAB (FWD right hand side). It comes and goes, but now it is pretty regular. I don't believe it is internal to the engine. Any thoughts as to the problem? I noticed another person's explanation that there were some...
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