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  1. What mods should I do to gain power?

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hi! I'm new to saabs and "upgrading" cars in general. I have owned a 2002 SAAB 9-5 2.3t Wagon for a couple of months now. Its stock except for a E85 tune. (220hp with gas and about 230hp with E85) I'd like to add more power to it, but dont know what to start with. Looking to achieve something...
  2. Direct Ignition Cassette Problems

    9-5 Workshop
    Hello! I am new to these forums and i have a question for all you saab geniuses. I drive a 2004 Saab 9-5 2.3T, Automátic and for some reason, I have had to change the DIC 2 times in the past year and a half. Every time i get a genuine one from europarts the car seems to get a misfire after 2-3...
  3. 06 9-5 aero With 02 front End?

    The Lounge
    Hey I was active until I sold my old 9-5 aero I have recently wanted another saab. I've found this 06 saab 9-5 aero, The front is a 02 aero I'm just wondering why someone would do this swap (he said someone hit him in a parking lot) carFax would be supplied by the owner and a locale shop did...
  4. SAAB P1312, P1334 Codes

    9-5 Workshop
    I have: SAAB 9-5, 2006 2.3t Three codes detected after visit to AutoZone. The first two showed up about three months ago. Since then I have changed the Plugs (Genuine SAAB NGK-9399866) not once but twice and cleaned around the DI Cassette. Still the check engine light lights up about 95% of...
  5. SAAB 9000 2.3T 200hp sensors

    9000 Workshop
    Dear SAAB lovers, My father gave me his SAAB 9000 CD 2.3 FPT (200hp) (which he bought it new back in 1995) with 160k. Although it is in a very good condition, I had to go through some repairs. So I replaced all the rubber hoses (water, charged air, vacuum) with silicon and Bypass valve all...
  6. Saab 9000 CDE - new JVC receiver. No audio, help?

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    Model: 1997 Saab 9000 CDE 2.3T. What I bought: JVC KD-R480 Posi-Products™ Car Stereo Wiring Harness Connectors Metra 70-1758 Receiver Wiring Harness Scosche SLC4 Line Output Converter This is the setup: JCV --> wire harness --> Scosche SLC4 --> Harness --> black, 8-pin connector & grey 8-pin...
  7. Hello from Canada

    New Member Introductions
    Hello Saab Central! I'm a Saab owner from Ontario Canada. Just joined this site & forum. I am the owner of a beautiful, dark blue, 1997 Saab 9000 CDE 2.3L Turbo. I cannot wait to share my Saab experience with this site, get some good mechanic tips, and see the Saabs you own! Cheers. :)
  8. Advice and help on my 2004 Saab 9-5

    9-5 Workshop
    :) Hello all! Thank you in advance for any hep or advice you can give. So I have a 2004 Saab 9-5 that is having major issues, mainly in the running department. 2 weeks ago the lower radiator hose split causing my wife and I to roll into a auto part store, unfortunately being a Saab they didn't...
  9. 2005 9-5 ARC 2.3T Stage 2 BCB Tune

    Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Garrett Location - additional details: Flint, Michigan area Means of contact: Call or Text-(517)-304-6762 Price:4500 Transmission Type (auto/manual): auto Mileage (miles/kms): 152600 Description: I have for sale my 2005 Saab 9-5, that has been tuned by Brew City Boost to Stage 2. The...
  10. Saab 9-5 1 din radio dash kit

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I just bought a 2DIN DVD GPS kit that seemed Pretty snug in the original 2 DIN space Of my SAAB 9-5 2.3 turbo manual transmission Now I have already read from other discussions That there is not one made out to tailor Would someone know the most closely Fitting kit out there that can be...
  11. 2002 9-5 68K miles P1300 and P0300

    9-5 Workshop
    I just bought a 2002 9-5 with 68K on it. This car was not running when I bought it. I replaced the CSP sensor, the spark plugs, several vacume hoses, DIC and bought a new battery. Now I can start the car and it drives for awhile but after about 15 mins it start to run rough and dies. Other times...
  12. 2002 9-5 Aero - Help me ID this oil leak!

    9-5 Workshop
    2002 9-5 Aero - Please Help me ID this oil leak! Hi all. As the title states, I own a 2002 9-5 Aero 5 spd Manual, which has an oil leak on the back right of the engine block. I have uploaded 3 pics which detail the issue. I have included 1 top down image, which details where I am looking. I...
  13. Saab motors

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey my 1999 Saab 9-5 2.3 turbo 5speed was hit in the back. I wanted to if my motor and transmission can fit into a 1997 Saab 900 5speed
  14. For Sale: 2001 Saab electric fans 2.3t- Make offer!

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Came off a 2001 saab 9-5 2.3t Make offer... Cleaning out the shop for new projects.
  15. 1999 Saab 9-5 how to bleed the clutch the right way

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey I'm new to the Saab forum.. I was wondering how do I bleed the clutch system on my Saab 9-5 the right way. Do I pressure bleed, or pump the pedal like some cars?
  16. Power door locks not working

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi Guys, Any help would be appreciated. Model;: 2004 95-Aero, 100,000 Miles. Issue: My power door locks are completely dead. Details: - Pressing any of the locking commands on my key or inside the car initiates nothing. - When I manually turn the drivers side door lock (twice), the other...
  17. Help! 2006 Engine temp. and p1312/1340 codes

    9-5 Workshop
    I'm about at wit's end, so maybe one of you kind souls can keep me sane. Car 2006 9-5 2.3T, 100k. Symptoms: Car would not achieve or maintain proper running temperature. "Check Engine Light" came on and returned code p0116. Scanner also revealed codes p1312 and p1340, indicating a possible...
  18. Painting black trim

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hey guys i have 2003 95 which is white and i wanted to match the trim to it any ideas of what to paint it with?
  19. HELP!!!! Saab 9-5

    9-5 Workshop
    I have a 2003 saab 9-5. When driving my car after about 2-3 miles it will shut off like it runs out of gas. and will not start. Once the car sits for a couple hours it will start back up and do the samething. i recelntly had the fuel pump, lines, and filter replaced. I also bought a new battery...
  20. How Many Viggens Left?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have a 99 lightning blue viggen and i was pondering this the other day. I have seen so many destroyed viggens and i was wondering if anyone would know how many original vigs are left.