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  1. Revs go up in between gear shifting

    9-5 Workshop
    The car; 2001 Saab 9-5 2.0 turbo B205E 225hp map Open exhaust Big red pod airfilter Vectra coilovers I am having the following problem since I got the car. When driving normally, the engine revs up 200-800 between shifting gears. (Foot off the gas before pressing the clutch) I don't think this...
  2. 1998 900 stuck in reverse

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Drove my 98 vert to work this morning. Had a strange hick-up, the car bucked a couple of times driving down the road. All the lights on the dash came on for a few seconds then went out. Drove a couple of more miles to work without indecent. Turning a corner, I noticing that the turn signals...
  3. 2006 Saab 9-3 Clutch Pedal

    9-5 Workshop
    2006 Saab 9-3. I'm having issues with the clutch pedal. Pedal is about an inch from the floor and will not depress far enough to put the car in gear. However, I can push (force) the car into first gear and then drive it while shifting gears without the use of the clutch. The clutch does not slip...
  4. Lose gears once car gets warm C900

    C900 Workshop
    I am the second owner of a '94 CE, it is a 5-speed turbo. It currently starts and drives fine, but after 5-10 minutes of driving, 1st and 2nd gears become impossible to shift into. I have very little confidence that a local transmission shop would diagnose my issue properly, and that the costs...
  5. Stalling while in reverse?

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi there-- I am by no means a car expert, so bear with my terminology. I've owned my Saab 9-5 V6 year 2000 for about 6 years now. I have fixed quite a few problems in the last year. I have cleaned and replaced the neutral safety switch, replaced the crankshaft position sensor two years ago, just...
  6. 2002 Saab 9 5 transmission issue

    9-5 Workshop
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  7. 97 saab 9002 shifts but doesnt go into gear, HELP!

    C900 Workshop
    97 saab 900s shifts but doesnt go into gear, HELP! I purchased a 97 Saab 900s Manual 5 speed and after taking it up and back down powder mountain (a very long and steep grade) I've run into a major problem. She shifts but she doesn't go into gear. I made it about 3 blocks from my house and...
  8. Transmission Problem?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hey Yall, Newbie here, so forgive my innocence. I have a 2002 9-3 convertible with a 5 speed manual transmission. Recently I've been having trouble getting it into reverse and it grinds a little going into 5th. I usually have to be rolling backwards to get it into reverse, even if its just a...
  9. Saab 9-3 Transmission issue

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey Yall, Newbie here, so forgive my innocence. I have a 2002 9-3 convertible with a 5 speed manual transmission. Recently I've been having trouble getting it into reverse and it grinds a little going into 5th. I usually have to be rolling backwards to get it into reverse, even if its just a...
  10. shifter linkage

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi, yesterday my 95' 900 se turbo failed to shift into first and fifth gear, second is a little tough aswell. so i researched the problem and decided my shifter linkage has gone because it has a very lot of play almost like something has broken off of it. instead of buying a new linkage assembly...
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