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  1. WTB: starter for '89 900s non-turbo

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Oops. When I replaced the ignition switch I substituted a couple of toggle switches. That was a mistake: the solenoid switch should have been a momentary switch. Needless to say, eventually I forgot to turn it back off. A couple miles later magic smoke leaked out. Replacement smoke being...
  2. No action from starter motor on b202 engine via key in 'start'

    9000 Workshop
    After over a year of being partly disassembled I'm getting my 9k carlsson ready to relocate away from my ex's place to where I'm renting (about 5 km away). I want the car drivable so I've put the motor all back together with the AC/ACC gear all still removed (except the heater core). Went to...
  3. Starter stuck on my 2003 9.3 HELP!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi folks, my starter is stuck in place!? After some fighting trying to get my hands in the smallest of spaces, I've decided I need to take out my starter in order to reach my CPS. I'm currently trying to replace my CPS on my '03 9.3. I've watched every video on the internet, and can't seem to...
  4. Battery Drain Challenge- Any Ideas? All tests show nothing...

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi there, I have a 2006 Saab 9 3 with a battery that drains for no reason. As in, I will leave the car parked overnight, come out in the morning at 7am and no battery charge. I have tried to find the cause for this in several ways but cannot suss it. Firstly, I replaced the battery back in...
  5. Can't find the starters location on my 2000 9-5, HELP!!!!

    9-5 Workshop
    Ok i need to replace the starter on my 2000 Saab 9-5 (4 cylinder) automatic. I have searched for nearly 5 hours for the thing. Can someone please show me where it's located?????
  6. Saab Newbie that needs help!!

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hi. I recently bought a 2003 Saab 9-5 LNR. I got a really good deal on it (I think) but am starting to have an issue I'm concerned about. The car starts rough with a few turnovers before starting. Once it starts the car is great. Great motor, smooth ride, transmission shifting nicely. However...
  7. Continued starting problems

    C900 Workshop
    I have a '93 900t manual, I posted a month or so back asking for help diagnosing and replacing a dead starter. The gist of it was that sticky stuff spilled around the ignition, which led to the starter staying on while driving the car, burning out the starter. I cleaned the ignition and got it...
  8. Sticky ignition and dead starter

    C900 Workshop
    Hi, I'm looking for a little additional help regarding replacing my starter and cleaning my ignition. I read the forum post about replacing the starter (http://www.saabcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=159365), as well as the tech help article...
  9. 24hrs ago it started, Now it doesn't...Help Please!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    24hrs ago it started, Now it doesn't...Starter will not engage. Help Please! I drove my 93 ARC last night and no problems. Fast forward to this evening and I come out to go to an XMAS party, put the key is and turn, all the dash lights come, beeping sounds, and the SID give me an o.k check...
  10. Starter Motor Location/Issues

    9-5 Workshop
    My lovely Saab has decided to have the fuel pump die, then as soon as it was fixed the radiator blew a hole, and now its fresh out the shop and it wont start. Car shop says my battery is fine, and my alternator appears to be fine but to check the starter motor, that it possibly has loose or...
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