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  1. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello, guys I started having issues with my saab resently, first i notice bad gas milage and check engine light on with loss of power, now it seems to be getting worse, hard to start sometimes and it blows white smoke with strong gas smell, the sympthoms are not always constant sometimes it...
  2. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello, After a new fuel pump cartridge and fuel filter (by mech), I have trouble starting if the tank is full. At 1/4 tank or less it starts up like a dream. This is the second week and I'm on my second full tank. Starting has improved, but it still takes longer than it used to. Once the...
  3. 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...
  4. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2007 93 Aero Sedan. New member, but have been a user of forum for a while. Now I need help: My car has been parked in my garage for about week. Wyoming weather has been cold (if that means anything). Got into the car this morning and tried to start. Seemed to fire up like normal but ran...
  5. C900 Workshop
    My 1987 900 turbo starts just fine cold. I took it to grocery store last night and was inside for 15-20 minutes, returned to the car and it would just crank and crank without turning all of the way over. Smelled of fuel in the car. Let it sit for about 15-20 more minutes and then cranked until...
  6. 9-5 Workshop
    9-5 was finally running right. No problems for several weeks, even with a long (6 hr.) drive. Drove 15 min., ate lunch, hard starting, but I didn't think anything about it. On the way home all of a sudden CEL starts blinking and car shuts down. Engine cranks and almost catches, but no joy...
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