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  1. Notes on the replacement of my convertible hydraulic lines

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I had a catastrophic blow-out of one of my hydraulic lines. The line came free of the fitting to one of the pistons. I knew that the lines needed to be replaced as the black coating was coming off and when I had an inspection done at the local Saab garage they told me that the lines were going...
  2. Convertible fluid leak

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi, everyone. I'm looking for some help. I just bought a 2006 Arc Convertible. To start with it was great, everything I ever wanted in a car. Then I noticed oil in front of my left rear tire. After a quick investigation, I found that the left tonneau cylinder was leaking from the seal towards...
  3. Floopy clutch

    The Lounge
    I just purchased a 1987 900 Turbo convertible, my first Saab. The engine runs great, a little clunky on the suspension. The clutch pedal drops to the floor board with no effort and springs right back up. I bled the clutch and worked great for 60 miles, I did it again and it ran for about 6...
  4. Clutch hydraulics seem to be leaking

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I own a 2005 9-3 ARC. It is experiencing these symptoms: Clutch stays on the floor There isn't any pressure in the hydraulics, i.e. if I pull the clutch up to push down, there still isn't any pressure Because the clutch won't engage I cannot shift gears Here's been the tale of diagnosing...
  5. Wanted: Set of hydraulic pistons for 99 9-3 convertible

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Help! I need a set of pistons in good working condition for one side of my 1999 9-3 convertible (need all hoses, wires too.) I would like to keep my cost down by only buying the one set I need, but if you are only selling a full set, I'll consider that too. Thanks!
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