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  1. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    A CD got stuck in my stock stereo, so I had an aux adapter installed that I can plug my iphone into. Shortly after, my car battery died (possibly due to a bad tail light ground). When I replaced my battery, the SID and all sounds, and my dash lights were out, except lights flashing on a bit...
  2. 9-5 Workshop
    Navigation resets after vehicle is shut off; Data entered is lost. Fails to store previous addresses::o
  3. Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    HI, I've been having the hardest time in the world trying to find a solution for my problem maybe someone on here can help me out. I own a 2004 SAAB 9-3 Aero. The head unit is the 2 inch monochrome square I think I've seen it referred to as an ES2 Unit. Anyways, everything works perfectly...
  4. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    After recently installing a new battery after the previous one completely died on me, i have been experiencing some strange behavior with both the radio display as well as the SID, the display area closer to the windshield. The SID is in a constant state of "...Checking..." and no longer...
  5. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Alright guys, I have posted this several other places to try and find at least one person who can help me. It's kind of a long story but here we go. Bought a 2005 9-3 Arc about 8 months ago. After 4 months the stereo just stopped working. So I took it to a local car audio shop who told me that...
  6. Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Looking for the infotainment module for my 2005 9-3. The stereo doesn't work and the dealership said this part was not receiving any communication when they attempted to program it. I am told this module is connected to the CD Player via some sort of bracket. Looking for the module or module +...
  7. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello all, For some time now the infotainment button (see picture attached) has just not worked the way it should. It doesn't seem to be making good contact and when I turn it the console just goes all over the place. I particularly hate it when I have to reset the time, it will take me a...
  8. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Help needed! Sound system playing up aaaargh Hey all, I've been going through numerous threads on radio and sound issues but had no luck of finding answer. Got 03 Saab 9-3 with sat nav and seven speaker system. A while ago amp1 fried, it drained car's battery. Got new amp1 from ebay for a good...
  9. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hey all, I've been going through numerous threads on radio and sound issues but had no luck of finding answer. Got 03 Saab 9-3 with sat nav and seven speaker system. A while ago amp1 fried, it drained car's battery. Got new amp1 from ebay for a good price. Every time I turn on the ignition...
  10. 9-5 Workshop
    Hi, I bought a second hand 9-5 which I am very pleased with. My USB port stopped working, it would not even charge a phone or light a USB stick. Also it was ignoring the aux button. I checked the two fuses for infotainment in the glove box. To check them I had to remove them. After I put them...
  11. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi guys, Can anyone please tell me if it would be possible to fit the infotainment system to my 2004 9-3 vector. The car currently has no screen in the console for sat nav etc and I would like to fit an infotainment system so i can access bluetoothe and other extras it has to offer, Sorry if...
  12. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Good evening, I am new to the forums, i have posted once or twice but don't seem to get a response. I have read through all the threads that throw up things I have searched in google. Before I start, I am not looking for people to tell me "Just get a Parrot kit" or "Driving on the phone is...
  13. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi I've done a quick search but not found anything. I have a 9-3 Aero Conv '54 with Infotainment Plus and I'd like to know if the CD/DVD containing the operating system and maps for the OEM Sat Nav can be updated. If so, where are they available and what kind of prices. I've heard that the...
  14. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Any advice appreciated. Located in Sydney Australia I have MY06 2006 Sportcombi Aero. Due to an electrical fault I have lost use of the radio (IHU) so no sound, no indicator noise and no parking sensors. Radio system is surely blown as all the fusses are ok. Everything else works OK. Can...
  15. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Can the Bluetooth function be added afterwards on the european factory installed GPS infotainment plus ?
  16. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    This has to be the most common problem with 9-3s over the past few years. I've seen so many fixes/fixers for the SID problems for the pre-2003 models, but nothing for the 2003+ 9-3s! Here is the problem: Both the SID and infotainment screens have lines of dead pixels. After doing a lot of...
  17. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello all, Recently my brother installed an iPod adapter into my car. The problem is that my infotainment screen is broken so I can't see how to get to the aux screen to test the iPod adapter out. I have a 2003 9-3 2.0T. Is there any way someone can let me know exactly how many clicks to go down...
  18. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Total NewB to this forum - I apologize in advance if my question has been addressed in the past. I found several threads covering converting older Saabs to accommodate Aux-In audio, but none for this particular issue. Here is the problem - There is an auxiliary input in the storage compartment...
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