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  1. 45 secs to go through electronics before starting

    9-5 Workshop
    Saab 95 2004 2.3 petrol. 130,000 miles. Love it but has a few foibles. The main one being that it is quite temperamental to start. Sometimes. Sometimes I turn the key and she starts immediately. Other times I can turn the key, hold it and it will be 45 secs before she starts. It goes in phases...
  2. 1993 900 S 2.1 intermittent stalling problem.

    C900 Workshop
    Hello guys, I have a '93 900 S 2.1 with running/idling issues. On cold start it starts and idles normally but after hard driving, or highway driving it will have an erratic idle and sometimes die completely. The issue doesn't come up on steady state cruising and I've driven for hours on the...
  3. Intermittent sluggish acceleration

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi all, I've had a search through the forums but couldn't find anything that directly applies to the problem I've got with my Mum's car. It's an '06 9-5, 2.3t. Recently, it's had a problem where it will intermittently become very sluggish, to the point where it's dangerous when pulling out...
  4. Radio Intermittent

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hello everyone! I'm new to the forum and to Saabs. I bought my 2001 9-3 SE 5-Door about a month ago, and I love it. One thing really bugged me though: the rear speakers had rotted to the point of just making an annoying buzzing noise when bass tones were played. I bought some JBL speakers off...
  5. Intermittent lumpy running

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi Sorry for the non-technical description! I have a 2009 1.9TiD. I've been having a very intermittent (approx. once a month) spate of... lumpiness (for want of a better description). For a few hundred yards the engine seems lumpy and reluctant to pull, then it sorts itself out and is...
  6. intermittent blinker functionality

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    hello everyone - i am new to the forum. our '06 Aero V6 has intermittent blinker functionality. it seems the left side is worse than the right. sometimes it blinks once or not at all. occasionally it will work fine. my saab mechanic said i need a new CIM. these are indefinitely on back order...
  7. Electrical Gremlins

    9000 Workshop
    On my '93 9000 CDE I have been experiencing some intermittent electrical issues. Wondering if others have had similar experiences and if so hopefully figured out a cure.I have had the car over 2 years but these things just recently started. 1. The lights in the digital clock and digital...
  8. 1999 9-3 random stalling at idle

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I purchased a 1999 9-3 Convertible which has been challenging since the day I bought it. The most recent issue is when the vehicle comes to a stop and after about 7 seconds of idling it will drop RPM's. Sometimes it will stall but it will more frequently will catch itself and jump back up and...
  9. Power Shut Down!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    In the past 2 weeks, my 2005 9-3 2.0t Sedan has experienced intermittent power shut downs while driving. Twice while crusing at 75-80 mph on the highway and once while pulling out of retail center at 5 mph. All of the electrical system continues to work, but the check engine light comes on. If...
  10. Intermittent noise after turning off engine

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi. I have a 2002 9-5 2.3t 230hp, which has a intermittent, deep noise after turning the engine off. I have tried to do a new AC service, and the sound dissapeared for a couple of days, and then started again. It doesnt appear to happen when i have been driving without the AC on - but i'm...
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