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  1. Saab 9-3 16v 1.9TiD judder from passenger side when turning left and accelerating

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi I really hope someone can help me with this, so basically the problem is this, when I'm turning left even a little bit then accelerate even a bit I can feel a judder almost feels like its coming from around the left wheel area, if I let off the accelerator the judder goes away. It started...
  2. Clutch Problem

    C900 Workshop
    I drive a Saab 900T from 1991. When driving I frequently experience problems getting into and out of 1st and 2nd gear. If I then lift my foot off the clutch pedal once, and press it down again it works fine. The longer I drive the car the more frequent the problem gets. I would appreciate any...
  3. Radio Button Peeling/Chipping - any fix?

    9-5 Workshop
    Good morning all. Reaching out to see if there are any updates on how to repair/replace the buttons that chip and peel for our radios. Last update on here was 2015 from what I found in a search and there wasn’t a resolution. I can’t figure out what buttons they used from GM to put together the...
  4. 06 9-3 convertible "Manual Operation Only Take to Dealer

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    hey guys, in sept 17' i bought a saab 9-3 convertible. Ive been driving it for months and convertible top was working fine until this month. whenever i try to lower the roof to turn it into a convertible, about 3/4 of the way down, the roof would stop and the SID display would say something like...
  5. '93 900 Shifter not moving

    C900 Workshop
    Hi all, I have a problem with my manual tranny. I was driving pretty normally down the street and when I pulled up to a stop sign and tried to put it into first... nothing... I could not move the shifter at all side to side. It would go into third and fourth(didn't feel like normal though). I'm...
  6. Can you help me identify this part?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a 2005 SAAB 9-3 Convertible ... and have been having turbo problems. Seem to lose power when you accelerate, and starts very slowly. Once it moves, it is OK. Found that a part was cracked, and some compression was being released. Can you help me identify what this is ... so I can try to...
  7. Need advice on replacing electrical plug

    C900 Workshop
    So the wires leading to the throttle position sensor have corroded to the point that I can't even solder the wires reliably. The three prong plug connecting to the throttle position sensor works fine but the wires need to be replaced or fixed some how. The attached picture shows where the...
  8. Folding mirrors problem...

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Sorry if this is not the correct place for this post but here goes... Yesterday i folded my rear view mirror via electric button. When i unfolded them my drivers side mirror unfolds way too far out, like 180 degrees. That is not even the main problem i don't want to use the function anyway. So i...
  9. Only Manual Operation Possible?!?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I am having a problem with my '04 vert which started recently (possibly with correlation to a recent heavy rain storm). When driving the car the SID message "open/close soft top completely before driving" appears constantly. It will come on and go off on its own with intervals of a few seconds...
  10. Vibrating sound from passenger side even after car is off!?!?

    9-5 Workshop
    A friend of mine has just bought a 2000 9-5SE Automatic 2.3L (which is the same model I own) and when he turns the car off there is a Vibrating/Humming sound coming from the bonnet on the passenger side. It is coming from this unit (see attachment) The first time he turned the car off the...
  11. 2008 Rain Sensor & Auto Headlamp Malfunction

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hola! I recently bought a 2008 9-3 2.0T. I've been trying to learn all of the quirks with the car, but it's proving to be pretty good. This morning I went to warm it up before work (it's about 5°C in the morning lately). I came back out to the car around 10 minutes later and noticed that I...
  12. Another boost issue...I'm out of ideas.

    9000 Workshop
    Hey guys! I know, there are plenty of other threads out there, with a lot of things to try. However, I have tried the most things I've read on forums and tips I get from the Saab community (Absolutely love it, by the way :cheesy: ), without solving my problem. Long text, but please bare with...
  13. Hid problem!!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So, I recently bought 55w 6k HIDS for my 03 Linear Saab 9-3. Prior to that ive already had 35w 6k, but i wanted to get brighter results so i upgraded. Problem is that once i turn the car on they flicker and turn off. So after doing a bit of re search i found out i might need a harness. so i...
  14. Major 2001 saab 95 issues

    The Lounge
    Greetings, I made a youtube video showing whats wrong with my car, the first part shows this weird sound that is coming from under hood, no clue what it is. no engine light nothing comes on its just a weird sound. The second part shows how my car doesn't start when its warm out, NOONE is able...
  15. 9-3 SC Engine Revv Uncontrollably

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi all, I got a 2007 9-3 Aero MT with just over 110 000kms. This event just happened today. My mom took the car out, came back told me everything was wrong. CEL wasn't on all the warning lights on the SID was appeared, car was "dinging♫" like crazy (ABS failure, ESP failure, etc) Car cannot...
  16. Door Speaker (Too much bass / sounds blown but thats not all...)

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey all, I have just read through many posts about speakers but I have created a new one as I have a different problem. Apologies if it has already been covered. The problem: The front left door speaker (Passenger side) sounds blown. There is "some" definition coming through but way too much...
  17. Suspension noise wtf!

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Alright I am officially stumped. While i'm driving in my 2000 9-3 any uneven road surface causes a sound from both sides of the front of the car that sounds like a rattle like a loose bolt or something which turns into a loud knock the bigger the bumps get. It really just makes a racket. My dad...
  18. Engine running a little rough

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Alright so I have a 2000 9-3 that we got last year and has 187,000 miles on it. its my first car (i'm 17) and the car is my baby. we've never had too much trouble with it besides some front suspension issues which we were able to resolve. we dropped the oil pan and cleaned the screen and we did...
  19. Blower fan problem

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hey there I have a 2000 9-3 and recently the blower fan has been givin me issues it doesn't blow anything when the dial is at 1,2, or 3 but on four it's full power and works so I don't think it's a bad blower what could it be? Thanks for any help!
  20. Courtesy Light Driver Side Problem

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have found that my Driver side courtesy light at the bottom of the door works only when the passenger door is open already. The foot light illuminating the pedals always works on both sides as it should with either / both doors open. The Saab is a 9-3 2003 Arc, with the Driver side on the...
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