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  1. P0033 Error Code After Initial Fix

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a 2004 9-3. For a while my car was throwing the P0033 error code, usually on the highway when quickly accelerating and braking. I would lose boost power and my car would be very slow to accelerate. After searching for help on this forum, I managed to fix the problem by replacing the...
  2. Error code: P0033 Turbocharger bypass valve circuit open / Please help!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi, I have a problem with my 2005 Saab 9-3 linear 2.0t (Error code is P0033 which is Turbocharger bypass control valve circuit open). Nobody wants to touch this car in NYC. They just told me that I need to find official dealer :) Anyway, I changed 3 solenoid valves around the turbo which are...
  3. CEL - Need Advice

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    New poster, thanks in advance to anyone who can lend an ear. Like several other people that I've seen posting here, my 93 Linear has thrown a CEL that came up P0033. It deactivates the turbo and while the car runs fine, being in limp mode isn't fun! From what I understand, the code means my...
  4. Boost issue+CEL

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2003 SAAB 9-3 Linear (5 speed) CEL=P0033 Turbo Charger Bypass Valve Control Circuit during acceleration, boost will increase normally, but stop at about half pressure on the mark. It is a precise point where the pressure stops building. sometimes the car will start normally, but spontaneously...
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