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  1. 1999 9-3 Sluggish during take off, sport and winter mode not working

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello, I hope I am posting this in the right forum. Please accept my apology if not. I am in dire need of finding out what is wrong with my 1999 9-3 se 2.0 convertible. A couple of weeks ago I started having an issue where the car would not start in park but would in neutral. So then I...
  2. Intermittent sluggish acceleration

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi all, I've had a search through the forums but couldn't find anything that directly applies to the problem I've got with my Mum's car. It's an '06 9-5, 2.3t. Recently, it's had a problem where it will intermittently become very sluggish, to the point where it's dangerous when pulling out...
  3. Misfiring and jumpy idle

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi everyone, I'll try to keep this as short as I can, but I'm at a bit of a loss with my mother's '06 9-5 2.3t. Essentially, the problems started when the car developed a jumpy idle speed. When sitting at the lights (in drive), the idle would fluctuate between ~1250rpm and then dip very low...
  4. Sluggish and no power when warm.

    9-5 Workshop
    Ok so i just bought a 2006 9-5 aero. i love this car and when it is running good it is a blast to drive. the issue that i am having is that after it has warmed up the throttle response it almost non existant. i have done the following things to try and resolve the issue. 1. New NGK OE plugs...
  5. Clutch pedal does not return freely (sticky): Saab 9000 Aero 1995

    9000 Workshop
    Saab 9000 Aero 1995 Problem: Clutch pedal does not return freely. Recently replaced: · Slave Cylinder · Master Cylinder · Clutch · Release bearing · Clutch line · Gear shifter seal · Gear shifter pin ·...
  6. New to Saab and the forum and need some help...

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hey guys I just purchased a 96 Saab 900 SE 2.0 Turbo. (Im in the USA in case that makes a difference) It has 163K on it and its a 5 spd.. the three biggest concerns Im having with the car right now is that it seems to be really sluggish untill the turbo starts pulling.. is this normal or is it...
  7. Sluggish speedometer?

    C900 Workshop
    I've got an odd one here that I can't seem to figure out. I'm driving a 1990 900S and I've noticed that my speedometer tends to stick at zero until I've gotten up to about 15 mph. When I get there, it pops off the stop and works normally and is at least accurate at 60 mph (I've timed it...
  8. Loss of Power and Won't Start unless Jumped

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a 2003 9-3 Linear. This morning I went to start it and it would not start. The check engine light was on with no SID indications. I jumpstarted it and drove it for a second thinking I may have left a light on and the battery died. It was very sluggish and produced probably 30% of its...
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