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  1. Consequences of air intake resonator delete (my unintentional "mod")

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I want to be sure I understand the consequences of "deleting" the air intake resonator on my 2002 9-3. Does removing this device (and not replacing it or doing any other mod) simply result in potentially louder engine noise, and the increased possibility of water ingress when going through a...
  2. Linear Exhaust Opinions

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I just recently installed a short RAM intake on my 05 2.0t and I am now thinking that I want to upgrade my exhaust.I have been all over this site and youtube looking at options and have narrowed down what I am thinking. I have already done a muffler delete to get the sound rolling but I still...
  3. Replacing Exhaust Resonator on Saab 9-5 2.3T

    9-5 Workshop
    Resonator on my exhaust pipe got rusted and leaking badly, and I tried finding it here localy and its not available here, so can replace it with after market, standard resonator? what effect it is going to make on sound of car, is it going to pass NY state inspection with that resonator, or if...
  4. Resonator

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    So, I'm not entirely sure, but I think my intake resonator o-rings are bad. The resonator won't stay in the throttle body at all. It pulls all its air from in the engine bay (bad) because the resonator just kind of hangs off the intake hose (also bad) , so all the air entering my engine is...
  5. Exhaust question: What is a rear resonator?

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi There, My mechanic tells me I need to things for my 2000 9-5 in order to have it certified: 1) Flex pipe (no problem) 2) Rear resonator - I do not know what part he is referring to. He tells me this part is a smaller muffler which is attached to the main muffler and the cost for the...
  6. 1999 9-5 Exhaust Problem

    9-5 Workshop
    Okay, first time posting, I hope I can get some help on this site. ;ol; I was told by a private Saab mechanic that my flex pipe, resonator and rear muffler should all be replaced. He told me ~$1200 for all OEM parts custom fitted and shipped to him. Not doing that. I told a local mechanic I...