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  1. Strange Cylinder Misfire Problem

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Cylinder(s) misfires upon starting the car and stays that way under all rpm in neutral or under load. Leave the car out for a day or two and the problem is gone. I start the car again and it runs perfectly. I turn the car off for a few hours and go to start it... the cycle repeats. What's wrong...
  2. Random Misfire P0300 2005 9-3 Aero Convertible

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi everyone. I have rough idle at startup. I have a video in the link below. I have read that newer Saabs (07-08) have had this issue and it was bad valves. I'm hoping that's not the problem as I think it may be too costly to repair. Should I start with new plugs and go from there? Thanks...
  3. Oil leak, white smoke, random misfires

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello everyone. I'm new to the forum and I've tried to search for this relating issue without any success, so i'm sorry if this is repetitive. I have a 2005 9-3 Aero Convertible (aprox. 96,000 miles), and I noticed about a week ago that it has an oil leak (which has likely been there for...
  4. need help asap please

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a 2005 saab 9-3 2.0t linear. this is my first saab, and honestly dont want to junk it. the first incident was a couple weeks ago i parked the car. turn it off, came back 10 mins later car wont turn on. after a wile it. finally turned on with a lil help of a jumper. battery is almost new...
  5. Hello, and goodbye :-(

    9-5 Workshop
    Hello fellow Saab-sufferers, I apologise for starting a new thread. I have been on this forum for many years, usually lurking and not really able to offer any help - but learning a lot about how to diagnose various issues. My current Saab is a MY2000 (W-reg) 9-5 2.3t estate (I had an NG900 and...