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  1. Spring codes and interchangeability?

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi all, I'm trying to wrap my head around the spring codes (both front and rear) for the 9-5. I can find lots of posts of the sort "if you have this model, use this spring," but I can't find any threads that actually discuss the physical differences between the spring codes. Has anyone found...
  2. Heavy duty suspension?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I'm looking for suggestions for a heavier duty suspension for the OG 9-3. I have my "nice" 9-3 with the Eibach springs and Koni dampers, but I also have my "not so nice" 9-3 that I use for camping trips and bombing up logging roads to get to the trailheads. I'm interested in ideas for the...
  3. For Sale: Bilstein B6 front struts and sport springs for 2002+ 9-5

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: Jeffrey Taras Location - additional details: Brooklyn, NY Means of contact: PM Price: $300 OBO Transmission Type (auto/manual): Mileage (miles/kms): Approx 9k miles on the parts Description: I am selling a set of front Bilstein B6 sport struts and Suplex sport springs that were...
  4. SAAB 93 Suspension/springs/shocks

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So I'm new to this and I have very little clue how this forum works. Anyhow, I came on here to get some advice from other proud Saab owners on my current dilemma. I currently own a SAAB 93 AER0 2006 with 95K miles. The car has new tires and is in an excellent condition; except - the springs. I...
  5. Just purchased a 9-3 aero and have some questions regarding mods.

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hey guys, im new to the forums and to the modification side of things when it comes to saabs. Ive owned a 900 and 3 og9-3's in the last couple of years and replaced engines/gearboxes etc so i have a decent understanding of the cars but never done any proper mods. I have just purchased my latest...
  6. 9-5 Wagon Suspension Issues

    9-5 Workshop
    I recently bought a 2001 9-5 estate, when I first got the car home I noticed that when I back out and turn the wheel to the right it makes a popping noise just before it maxes out. I asked a buddy of mine who works at a dealership if he had an idea and he said without taking a look it was most...
  7. For Sale: 1999 9-3 coil springs

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: Craig Location - additional details: Mesa AZ Means of contact: [email protected] Price: $20 plus shipping Transmission Type (auto/manual): T1000 hyper metallic poly alloy combat chassis... :) Mileage (miles/kms): 160k miles Description: Swapped suspension. If these dont go...
  8. Wanted: WTB: Lowering springs for an '06 93 2.0T

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Like the title says, I am looking for a set of lowering springs for a 2006 9-3 2.0T 5M. Name: Robert Location - San Angelo, Texas additional details: My car is a 2006 9-3 2.0T 5-speed manual Means of contact: PM or Email Price: Open Transmission Type (auto/manual): Manual Mileage (miles/kms)...
  9. 01 9-3 Vert_ Struts leaking, replacement suggestions?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hey everybody, I just got back from SEARS where I was about to get an alignment, however after they did an inspection, they noticed that the struts were bad. So, I'm beginning to look at replacements. I wonder if anyone has opinions on which struts/springs to use for my situation? 1. Don't...
  10. Spring assisters: worth trying?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I've an old 9-3 that I use for towing a trailer tent and I'm wondering about trying rubber spring assisters. Has anyone any experience of them? The poor thing is dragging the exhaust (muffler) on the ground if I have back seat passengers, am towing and hit bumps in the road!
  11. Lowering springs ideas

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So I was told by my mechanic that I have a broken front spring. So Id have to replace both front springs. However I plan on just lowering the car altogether. My question is what is the most affordable spring to use as well as strut? Is there anything better than koni yellow? or where is the...
  12. Saab 9-3 Suspension Replacement

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi guys, I drive a 2003 Saab 9-3 Arc with a manual transmission. I do not have the sport suspension package but my suspension is fairly firm (and I prefer it that way). One thing I have noticed is that my suspension is lower on the left side compared to my right. This is probably because it...
  13. Wanted: Viggen Springs

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: Flashheart (Rob) Location - additional details: Philly Means of contact: PM here is good Price: You tell me! Description:Viggen Springs - want some stock Viggen springs in good condition. Pictures: Would love some :)
  14. Can I get Stiffer Springs? 2000 9-3 Vert Base

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I want stiffer springs in my car. (2000 9-3 Vert Base) But I do not want to lower it. If anything; gaining an inch or two of height would be ok by me, but stock height would be preferable. Anyone know if they are available? Anyone know if they can be pulled from other saabs and just swapped...
  15. For Sale: 9-3 SS/Vert Sport suspension.

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    I am selling this OEM Saab Lowering Sport Suspension kit, it is for '04-'05 convertibles. It includes the front sport struts, front lowering sport springs (orange code), and all the brand new hardware for the install (bolts, nuts, washers, screws, etc.). I bought the kit to install on my '04 Arc...
  16. For Sale: SAAB 9-5 Coilovers System

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Hi my name is Giovanni Acosta I am located in North Fontana, California USA Phone/Text: 909 900 9025 Email: [email protected] Price: $850.00 USD I've only have them on the car for two months; estimated 6,000 miles of driving. I have really enjoyed riding on this system. It proves...
  17. Megan Racing VS. Eibach Lowering Springs

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I want to get rid of my wheel gap. I have a stock 04 Aero and I'm stuck between these two different brands for springs. Megan - http://www.semotors.com/products/megan_racing_saab_9_3_04_lowering_springs.html Eibach -...
  18. For Sale: c900 SPG springs

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: Daniel Location: Portland, OR Means of contact: PM Price: $100 + postage Description: OEM c900 SPG springs removed from an MY89 c900 SPG. Mileage on springs is approximately 135k. No rust. Pictures:
  19. Help needed looking for all the dimensions of a 2005 saab 93 front struts

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Help needed looking for all the dimensions of a 2005 saab 93 front struts I need all the dimensions of a 2005 saab 93 and cad drawings if possible geting a set of custom air struts made up and need everything really all the sizes top plate bottom length every thing really on diagrams thought I...
  20. For Sale: 2003-UP H&R Sport Springs F: 1.4" R: 1:3"

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: Sam Poirier Location (if parts are available for pickup or inspection): Connecticut Description: Brand New, Still in the box, original measurement papers still available, In Process of buying another Car so plans for the Saab Pictures: Price: $200 Means of contact (PM, email, forum...
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