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  1. 2000 Saab 9-5 2.3L turbo. vin: E, 8th# cam follower question.

    9-5 Workshop
    How can you tell if the cam follower (lifters) is no good. Can't seem to find a straight answer. Please keep in mind they are hydraulic lifters not rocker arms. Thank you for your time.
  2. 01 Saab 9-3 Wrist Pin/Connecting Rod?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    2001 Saab 9-3 Turbo Base 2.0 DOHC 80,000 miles on engine Test drive; good. Buy car; good. Fuel up with 87 octane gasoline at 20 miles. 20 miles later in heavy traffic, noticed a distinct, metallic knock. We're now at 40 miles since purchase. ~100 miles, I suspect pre-ignition and add...
  3. Lifters gone Bad, and the replacement process

    9000 Workshop
    I recently repaired a lack of oil pressure problem that was caused by a clogged pickup screen, after taking of the oil pan and cleaning the components the car was running great, though a couple days ago the lifters, or hopefully one lifter began to start ticking as loud as it was before, then it...
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