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  1. What should I know before buying a 2007 9-3 wagon

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello all, I have owned many Volvos over the years but I'm thinking of trying a 2007 9-3 wagon with the 2.0t. It has 70k miles and seems to be in perfect shape. Is there anything I need to know about this car before investing? Any gremlins? I typically do all of my own maint. and any repairs...
  2. 2009 XWD Opinion

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi Guys, I've had a couple of 9-3's (05 and 08) and am now looking at a possible move to a 2009 9-3XWD. The car has 46K on it, and while I'm pretty confident in car and what to expect, I have no knowledge of the XWD system and all that goes with it. What sort of feedback have you guys heard...
  3. Used 9-3 Buying Advice

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    http://www.autotrader.ca/a/Saab/9-3/WOODSTOCK/Ontario/19_7454846_/ Thoughts? What do yous know about the reliability of this model? Thanks.
  4. New to the 9000 -- what are the weak points

    9000 Workshop
    Hey I'm looking to get a 9000 aero, 5sp I'm wondering what the weak parts of the cars are and what I should look for. Also do the manuals have the same issue as the manuals in the C900? Or do they last till 200,000 miles no problem. I use to own a 900 just new to the 9000 Thanks -Sam
  5. Considering purchasing a Saab 9-3, anything I should know?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey all! I am looking to trade my coupe for a sedan and I found a great deal on a 2009 Saab 9-3 2.0T, 50k miles, clean record, one owner. In talking to a car dealer friend of mine, he said stay away from Saab because they have reliability problems. The car looks great and I was going to take it...
  6. New to Saab.. Hmmmm

    9-5 Workshop
    New to saabs... History so far: Mini clubman Talbot Solara Ford Cortina BMW320i Austin Montego Rover 416i Ford Orion Rover420i Alfa Romeo 166 Toyota Landcruiser x 2 BMW 525i jeep Cherokee Suzuki GV and... Saab 95 2.3 Estate (as a second car): Had Saab for 6 days (drove for 80 miles) -Throttle...
  7. Can you tell me generally about the 900

    C900 Workshop
    Is it a good reliable car? I looked through the posts and could not really get a good answer. Is their anything that is very difficult to do, or out of the ordinary in complexity? I would like a turbo model, which are the best most reliable? My car experience, a Ford Maverick, straight six...
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