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  1. 2003 9-3 Vector will not start

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I bought my son's 9-3 last year and unfortunately it has sat for the majority of that time. Just before the 4th of July I had to move it and with a jump, did just that and took it for a spin around the block. Other than a dead battery, there were no issues, other than message saying alternator...
  2. service theft alarm, dinging sound and remote quit

    9-5 Workshop
    it looks like this maybe SID2 related but precisely what part is causing this, is what I am trying to understand . Ok here is a bit of history. Initially Siren use to come on , every-time I tried to use the remote. So disconnected the Siren. After that , for a few months , remote worked...
  3. 9-5 Wagon.Remote stopped working.Need clues to begin with

    9-5 Workshop
    And the list of my woes with this SAAB just goes on....Just a week ago , I stuck a big glass of soda on the cup-holder. Being less than half filled , I thought it would stay. Hit the brakes on a hair pin bend and the holder just turned on 90 deg like a fighter jet doing an acrobat, soda on the...
  4. Disconnect Siren on 1999 9-5

    9-5 Workshop
    Like many others, I've had trouble with my siren. First SID messages about servicing the security system. Now, intermittent alarms including some that won't silence even while driving the car. I found other posts about replacing the batteries on the circuit board. Rather than replace the...
  5. slight twist on "Service Theft Alarm" issue - your advice please

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I had my siren serviced about 2 years ago by BBA Reman (as it had the classic problem). They fixed the issue - but recently, I've started getting the STA message intermittently. I checked for codes with my little OBDII reader- NO CODE. I had the dealership check it with the Tech2 - NO CODE...
  6. What kind of Thyristor is this?

    9-5 Workshop
    What kind of transistor is this? I little bit broke my SAAB 9-5 2002 y. siren. Does anyone knows this transistor parameters? Next to C2. Look for red arrow (right and up). Thx Sorry for my bad English. I am studying..
  7. Where is the alarm siren in a 1995 Saab 900S?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I have just bought my second Saab - a 1995 Saab 900S. It has a factory alarm system and is right-hand drive. When the alarm goes off only the indicator lights flash there is no audible noise. When I lock/unlock the car with the remote there is no chirp, only the indicator lights flash. I think...
  8. Alarm Horn

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hey, I have a 1995 Saab 900 and i was wondering were the alarm horn is mounted, the alarm activates the lights flash , just no noise. There is also no chirp when arming/disarming the alarm. Any help would be great , Thanks