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  1. 2001 LPT - 165k Rebuild

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey saabcentral crew, it's been a couple years since I was a regular poster/lurker on here. I graduated from school and had to put a few plans on hold while finding a job and such. I maintained everything for pretty cheap by doing most repairs myself. Well I'm glad to be back and now with some...
  2. High Mileage 2008 Aero

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi, just looking for anyone's feedback on purchasing a high mileage 2008 aero v6 FWD manual. Roughly 200K but is said to run "flawlessly" with most kms on the highway. Extremely reasonable price but also 2 provinces east of my residence. Wondering if there's anything in particular to be wary of...
  3. 9-3 Aero 2-0t advice: high miles, no history

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I was wondering if any of you would be kind enough to offer me some advice. I've always liked saabs, the look, performance and safety in particular and now I need a new commuter car to replace my knackered old VW Bora that is finally going to the scrap yard in the sky having done 228,000 miles...
  4. Help! Is my engine on the way out?

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi, everyone, I wonder if anyone can advise me, I have a 9-5 Aero Estate, 2001, with 162000 miles, and although it is running ok, when it starts, almost every time and certainly when from cold, there is a light knocking as though the oil isn't reaching all the parts it should be lubricating...