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  1. 9000 Workshop
    1993 2.3L (aero?) 5 speed so im missing parts. looks like its all part of the turbo system. im not sure. i have the turbo and manifold, but do need the wastegate rod I have another line that must be for the oil or coolant to the turbo, aswell as a radiator fan.
  2. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I just ordered NGK 6619 iridium plugs to replace unknown brand and mileage plugs on my 2.8t Saab, but I'm reading a lot of information saying not to gap plugs and there's a gap limit. Can someone let me know if these are good for what I'm doing, I've never messed with sparkplugs before so I am...
  3. NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Attached below is a list for a turbo upgrade on my friends Saab who blew the turbo, looking for slightly below 300whp as (I think) its a T7 and some of the sticky threads mention it won't hold much past that, I left it open to comment so if anyone has any advice feel free to comment on it Car...
  4. Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Ok. So I have a sweet little 2006 9-3 Aero. It's got that bangin 14 speaker stereo. Anyway, I lost all sound, no chimes, nothing. Blank screen on the ICM3 display. Had no fiber optic signal, yet I changed out AMP1 cause it was rustier than an old Chevy. Checked all my fuses. All are good...
  5. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have a saab that I bought from a guy that was sitting for a year. It had a ton of spare parts I have 3 ecm units that I could try and I can't seem to figure out what is wrong with it. I bought a new battery and Still won't start It has a few wired that aren't hooked up to anything and I am not...
  6. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I'll start by summarizing. I just inherited this car from my father, he is very non-technical and was tired of dealing with issues with his Saab so he handed the keys over to me since I have the time and patience to work on cars. This car has plenty of cosmetic issues and quality of life things...
  7. 9-5 Workshop
    Just picked up my 2005 Saab Arc Wagon today from Kenosha, Wisconsin and drove it all the way back to Columbia City, Indiana. Let me say, I am amazed at these cars, they are fantastic and I am hooked on Saabs for sure!! However, halfway through the trip, I noticed an odd sound coming from the...
  8. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey everyone, I have a 2007 9-3 2.0t and ever since last night I noticed my radiator fan hasn’t shut off after the typical Cool down time it takes to shut off on its own. I was at an outing for about 2/3 hours and when I return I still heard the fan humming. So every time I drove after that I...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hi, im Aaron, a newbie to SAAB central, please go easy on me! Just bought my 2nd SAAB in Hungary, that said my 9-3 Vector 2006, RHD still lives in my driveway back in UK! Now the proud owner of a SAAB 900 2T S Coupe, 1997, 126k miles, LHD, purchased for HUF400,000, it will be a two year project...
  10. C900 Workshop
    Hey, only have one key to my 1994 Saab C900, looking to get 3 copies made cheaply :) Is it cheaper if I buy some Saab key blanks on eeuroparts and bring them to a locksmith, or should I just go to a Saab guy? Thanks In Advance, Resident Saab Ingenue --------------------------------------...
  11. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2008 93 2.8T Sedan No immediate plans for upgraded performance hardware (other than some suspension upgrades) but I'd like to know more about what my options are for unlocking the cars "ungoverned" potential! Any direct information about tunes/tuners (like bsr/rica/map tune - those are some...
  12. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    could someone tell me what rain guards to get for the ‘99 9-3 se hatchback i am new to the saab community and. Its my first car so i kinda dont know anything ???
  13. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I just purchased a 2008 SAAB 9-3 AERO cabrio with 89000 miles on it and while driving all the dash lights come on, gages stop working, and the car won't start when it's hot. I get the code U0212 for lost connection with steering module. Im extremely frustrated and the general mechanic I brought...
  14. Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    I have a saab 93 2011 and my steering wheel has buttons for answering and ending phone call but the stereo itself doesn't have bluetooth. I have looked up videos on how to connect my phone but the "phone" setting is completely missing. Would getting the "upgraded" stereo for my car work and if...
  15. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Car Specs: SAAB Year: 2005 Model: 9-3 Turbo Linear v4 Spec: Automatic Hey y'all so basically my Saab doesn't wanna turn on anymore, She would crank & crank but with no success. Upon inspection I noticed a Line had leaked its fluid onto the "ION MODULE" which has been replaced with no success...
  16. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello everyone this is my first Saab an I’ve ran into some issues. The day I bought the car I drove it 45+ mins back home without the known issue happening. Car will run just fine but randomly the car dies then struggles to start again for 10-15 mins. I can also hear the fuel pump pressurizing...
  17. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    i put on some vogtland lowering springs on my 9-3 a while and and they make creaking noises whenever i turn sharply or just move the wheel a lot. i believe i put them in right and i took it to a Saab dealership by me and they said they wont fit my car. i talked to some people at Vogtland and...
  18. 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...
  19. C900 Workshop
    I recently just bought a 96 Saab 900 s hatchback the sunroof chain has to be replaced and the headliner is completely falling. Any tips on how to fix these?
  20. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    hi guys, i'm kind of new still i went around the forum a few time and had the trionic suite but now i lost it and also i'm looking to get usb cable to be able to do tuning if any one could help me since all the cable i've been onto so far where just replica only good for diagnostic and...
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