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  1. 2001 9-3 PCV Installed Backwards - Longterm Effects?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Me again. I just discovered that as part of a head gasket job and PCV Update 6 kit, my SAAB shop installed the PCV valve itself backwards. Also, the large valve cover vent tube had not been connected to the PCV update plumbing. I drove hard about 50 miles with it like that. Car subsequently gave...
  2. Not getting good Turbo Boost, it never goes to Red, little sluggish when cold started

    9-5 Workshop
    I just bought 2001 Saab 95 Turbo 2.3L After getting couple of problems, (Invalid Idling speed, Not enough pickup and couple of error codes) I replaced, ByPass Valve, O-Ring on top of Throttle body and Turbo Boost Control Solenoid Valve, Now I get little bit better pickup then before but still...
  3. Idling RPM remains at 2000 after flooring Gas Padel

    9-5 Workshop
    I have 2001 Saab 95 2.3 Turbo 4 Cylinder, as soon as I Push the GAS paddle to floor, it would turn check engine light on, Turbo Gauge remains in yellow never got into Red zone, then on leaving the Gas to Idling, RPM remains around 2000 , until I clear the codes using OBD 2, tested this couple of...
  4. Ideling RPM remains at 2000 after pushing Gas padel to full

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I have 2001 Saab 95 2.3 Turbo 4 Cylinder, as soon as I Push the GAS paddle to floor, it would turn check engine light on, Turbo Gauge remains in yellow never got into Red zone, then on leaving the Gas to Idling, RPM remains around 2000 , until I clear the codes using OBD 2, tested this couple of...
  5. P1251-1 & p1231-1

    9-5 Workshop
    Good Morning 2005 Saab 9-5 Arc with 81K miles gave the above codes. My local mechanic (not Saab specific, unfortunately) has advised me that most likely the throttle body needs to be replaced. They've recommended that I take it to the nearest Saab dealer (1 h away) and have them do it since...
  6. Do I need a new throttle body?

    9-5 Workshop
    I was popping p1251 and p1260 codes. Installed new fuel filter and every now and then getting p1260 again. Next I removed the throttle body to reset it out of limp home mode, in doing that I popped that darn check valve in to, replaced the check valve and cleaned the throttle body with seafoam...
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