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  1. car will crank but not start, no compression, HELP?!?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2003 saab 93 Arc, purchased off craigslist after i wrecked my other saab, the person it was purchased from said the motor was bad when i got it back to the house and started checking it out, im not quite sure that the motor is bad. Ive changed the plugs and i am getting spark, I'm smelling fuel...
  2. 01 saab 93 turbo oil leaks everyehere loss of oil pressure and developed a tick

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    i bought a 01 saab 9-3 turbo 5 door hatch 166.000miles from a buddy that didnt know anything about cars at first all was well with slight oil leak where the turbo went into the top of the engine. only a problem under heavy load where it sprayed onto the cat and caused smoke . oil pressure...
  3. 01 saab 93 turbo oil leaks everyehere loss of oil pressure and developed a tick

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    i bought a 01 saab 9-3 turbo 5 door hatch from a buddy that didnt know anything about cars at first all was well with slight oil leak where the turbo went into the top of the engine. only a problem under heavy load where it sprayed onto the cat and caused smoke . oil pressure light would also...
  4. 2004 saab 9-3 aero turbo malfunction?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey everyone, I bought a 2004 9-3 aero 2.0T sedan with 116,000 km last month without much knowledge of what i was getting in to. Yesterday while travelling at about 120 km/h i floored it in 6th to pass someone and as soon as the turbo guage got to red my car started to stutter and refused to...
  5. Sludge problem?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I just bought a 2000 Saab 9-3 with 89000 miles on it, im changing the oil this coming week and i had a couple questions. Iv heard that Saabs have Sludge problems, just wondering if i should take anything into consideration with my next oil. Should i buy a light weight oil? But i live in New...
  6. Help, Air Filter Screws Stripped!!!

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    The Screws on my 2000 Saab 9-3's Air filter box are stripped.... i bought the car like three weeks ago and i figured i would change the air filter and cant. I dont know if i should drill then out or if there are replacement screws someone could help me find..... i included a picture if i wastn...
  7. Engine Seized - Now What?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Okay folks, I need some advice from those who love their Saabs. My engine needs replacing and I just can't decide what to do. '99 9-3se CV The sob story: I left town for a month and let a friend drive my car while I was gone. There had been a slight oil leak since I got it two years ago but...
  8. Help Please !

    9000 Workshop
    http://i901.photobucket.com/albums/ac212/mrwagner86/HPIM2004.jpg So i noticed that the part i have circled , the upper part of that is broken off, i was wondering 1. what is it? 2. Can i drive it to the auto shop about 5 miles 3. Can i fix it myself? and 4. How much we talking for a mechanic...
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