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  1. C900 Workshop
    Right, someone said I should start my own project thread - so here it is. Last weekend I fulfilled my long-term ambition of buying a Saab 900. It all started back in 1995 when I went round to my friend's house after school and saw his dad had a blue one sitting in the garage. Due to lack of...
  2. 9-5 Workshop
    Hello, I just recently bought a 2001 9-5, 2.3t that had some engine noise. I got a good deal on it, so I've been working on it. So far, I have cleaned out the oil sump, replaced the main a rod bearings, installed new head, intake and exhaust gaskets, and replaced 3 of the 16 hydraulic tappets...
  3. 9-5 Workshop
    How can you tell if the cam follower (lifters) is no good. Can't seem to find a straight answer. Please keep in mind they are hydraulic lifters not rocker arms. Thank you for your time.
  4. 9000 Workshop
    This is a 1997 SAAB Aero just rolled over to 130,000 miles. Noise came on in about 3 miles of driving. I can't figure out if this noise is from rod bearings or a stuck tappet. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RaqCkFAMxSY#t=1m38s The whole two-minute video is here...
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