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  1. #3 Center Main Bearing Woes. Possible explanation for a lot of our problems? LONG!

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi all, A few months ago I picked up a 2003 9-5 Linear wagon with 125k miles for very cheap from a lady who had just had it with all of its repair issues. I drove it home blowing smoke and spewing trans fluid the whole way. I replaced the blown Garrett turbo with a Mitsubishi TD-04 and fixed a...
  2. Is Bearing Replacement Possible from under pan? (Engine In Car)

    9000 Workshop
    1996 Saab 9000CS Auto Trans (2.3L turbo.) 240K miles Hello, My son bottomed out cracking the oil pan, and pulled over when the car ‘lost power and barely made it up a long hill’. After failed attempts to braze up the hole in the pan, we removed it and discovered flaky metallic particles in the...
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