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  1. 2003 9-3 SE Convertible New Radiator Leak

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    My radiator completely blew out. I got a replacement and with much difficulty I got everything put back together and tightened up. Everything was good at first, but once my coolant level got high enough it started a steady leak from the middle of the radiator area. With the fan and everything...
  2. Saab 95 V6 3.0l Coolant leaking from somewhere near F/OS pulley cog

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi all, I have a coolant leak somewhere behind the crank shaft pulley cog. Directly behind F/OS wheel. (see pic). Water coolant light came on and i noticed i had lost all of my coolant within 30 mins driving, pulled up and filled up again (2 litres water just to get home) but after 30 minutes...
  3. Oil in the Coolant Temp Sensor

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi, I just wanted to canvas some thoughts on a problem I'm having with my 04 Saab 9-5 Arc Wagon. So I had the shop look for a solution to the low coolant message that began all this and they couldn't find any leaks so recommended changing the reservoir cap. Did that and couple weeks later the...
  4. Type of Saab/GM approved coolant?

    9-5 Workshop
    Hello Ladies and Gents. I'm getting close to changing the timing belt and water pump very soon. Found out coolant has been leaking from the water pump and onto the AC compressor. I've heard Saab/GM only approves certain coolant types. Was wondering if there is one with a reddish or orange...
  5. 9-3 Convert 2006 6 cyl turbo Overflow hose on coolant tank flowing coolant

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    ;oops: the resevior tank overflow hose is leaking coolant when the car is running for a couple of minutes. The fan cooling the radiator is not coming on. Do I have a sensor out, or a stuck thermostat, a bad fan motor or what of something else. What should I look for to fix the problem ?
  6. Coolant leaking from engine. HELP!

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello everyone! So I just bout my first Saab and I must say that I love it! BUT, I saw coolant leaking from the bak of my engine. I took it to my mechanic and he said the leak is coming from the fact the I need a new hose. He said the hose runs from the throttle...past the accelerator....and...
  7. 2006 Coolant Leak

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi guys, I have a 2006 Saab 9-3 Sedan 2.0T. Every few weeks the "Coolant Level Low" message comes on and I need to fill up my antifreeze. I saw some posts talking about TSB's for this, but I couldn't find it for the 2006/2.0T. Any suggestions on what it could be or what to do. Thanks.
  8. Leaking Coolant

    9-5 Workshop
    I started my car this morning to allow the car to warm up before driving to work. I came out to leave approximately 5 minutes later and saw a stream of coolant trickling down my driveway. I looked under the hood and it appeared the leak was coming from the rear of the engine. The front lines...
  9. Leaking coolant in foot well, and rough idle.

    C900 Workshop
    Hi Saab Central! I have acquired a 1988 Saab 900i with 218K km on the counter. I am experiencing a few problems with it. First of all, I have a coolant leak in the passengers footwell (I live in Australia), and the AC blows hot air at all times, and I am unable to turn it off. This could be a...