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  1. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello everyone. I happen to own a 09 Saab 93. She has close to 160k miles on it and has the intake valve issue. I’ve done a compression test and two of my cylinders have 0 compression during a cold start. Considering that I live in a state where the temperature drops considerably I was planning...
  2. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a feeling I have the intake valve issue developing. First start of the day has it running unevenly for about 20-30 seconds. Starter sounds like there's low compression on one cylinder before it starts. I plan to run a cold compression test tomorrow morning with my (very) understanding...
  3. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    As mentioned in a litany of threads on the board, MY2007 - MY2011 9-3SS 2.0T have an issue with accelerated wear on the intake valves. The prevalence of this issue is unknown, but SPNA Technical Assistance recently expanded the bulletin regarding the issue to include Model Years 2010 and 2011...
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