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  1. Roof paint faded in a few spots in front of sunroof

    Auto Detailing & Body Repairs
    I have a black 9-5...the roof in front of the sunroof has some faded paint spots about 1-2 inches in diameter. If I clean and polish them the look goes back to almost ok, but not quite. After a few washes it is back to the faded/oxidized look. Is this something I can repair myself or do...
  2. Roof not closing firmly when opened on saab 9-3 convertible, 2006

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello everybody! Maybe somebody has a clue on this issue. I've noticed today that pressing the button to open my rooftop, the roof folds ok, goes in ok and really when the hard cover/door of the roof comes to close although it makes an effort to complete the operation it stays like 10-15cm gap...
  3. What is the roof rack mount cover called??

    Auto Detailing & Body Repairs
    Hi guys! First post this... I have a 2007 9-3 Vector, and have been looking for the lid that covers the mounting for the roof racks. One of these plastic covers have been lost, and I need a replacement! But I cannot figure out what the part is called and where to get it. I have been trying...
  4. Roof rattle in 9-3 convertible (2008)

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Wondering if anyone has encountered this, or it's a known issue etc. I have a 2008 9-3 convertible (bought second hand last year). I like the car overall, but the one persistent irritation is the intermittent rattling from the roof when it's up whenever there's any moderate vibration in the car...
  5. For Sale: '03+ 9-3 sedan factory roof rack and 2 bike carriers - NE IL

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    ** SOLD ** The racks are sold. Name: Karl Location - additional details: NE IL - 60051, 60010, 60126 . I'm near McHenry, IL, but travel through the NW suburbs regularly and could meet someone along my travel path from McHenry to Deer Park to Schaumburg to Elmhurst. Means of contact: PM or...
  6. SC Roof Rails...

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So, hoping to get my hands on a SC in a few months, without the roof rails. I'm looking to add the lower "new" Alu rails. Can these be found new still, or only as used? Where? Will the lower rails fit a 2008 SC? What operation is required? Can I use the original trim or will I have to get the...
  7. Bizarre Auto Roof Retraction

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi folks I was wondering if anyone can help with this as it's got me a little worried. It's only happened once so far but one day the car was on the drive, I was working in the garage and I heard a motor buzzing noise and turned around to discover that my unlocked car had opened both front...
  8. Roof rack confusion.

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi i drive a1994 900s three door. My car has the removable clips above the rear windows, but not above the front doors. So do i need to buy the oem rear towers and just get the clips for the thule traverse on the front? or would the 9-3 ss c towers work?
  9. Leaky Convertable

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    So, I just bought a saab 2001 9-3 from a used car deal. One of the first questions I asked was if the convertible roof leaked. I was told that it didn't, and it was with standing the florida storms just fine as of recent. One week later as of now, and I come to find out that the roof leaks...
  10. 1994 GM900 Convertible Roof Motor

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi there Having trouble searching the forums so I apologise if this has been asked before. I'm having problems with opening the convertible roof, when activating the roof, the rear window lifts up, which is good, but then the parcel shelf motor, whirrs, clicks a few times (Worn teeth on...
  11. Saab 93 (2005) roof issue

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello Sorry if this question has been answered as i'm NEWBIE on this site and may not have seareched correctly. I have saab 93 (2005) model. I have roof slashed last year so garage in midlands replaced the roof as Saab dealers were asking silly money and could not afford to pay them. the roof...
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