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  1. Code p0325 wont go away

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So this is my first saab (2006 9-3 2.0T) and recently i bought a “stage 2 aggressive ecu” off a 2004 9-3 Aero on ebay (#55569738) and had it programmed to my car at a local shop thst works on saabs. After it was programmed i still had a cel and code was p0300 for a random misfire my guess was...
  2. Turbo Whoosh Noise

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey guys and gals, I thought our cars with stock airbox is not supposed to have Turbo Whoose noise? On my '03, when it had the Garrett Turbo, When I pull hard and let go I can hear a faint but definitive dump noise. Now that I have swapped the GT2052 to a TD04 (Haven't remapped the ECU yet)...
  3. Urgent Help Please - TD04 Swap Oil Return Line too short

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey guys, I'm in the process of finishing ff a GT2052 to TD04 swap. Everything went okay (very fiddly though). The donor TD04 and all the oil + coolant lines were from a genuine Aero. When I installed the Oil return line, I found it to be too short to reach the sump drain hole securely. The...
  4. 1999 catalytic converter on a 2002

    9-5 Workshop
    My turbo blew (blue? heh) too much smoke and wrecked my catalytic converter. I have a TD04 on the way with the needed parts for the upgrade for my linear. I am also going to get a new catalytic converter. I don't want just a down pipe. Can I used the 1999 catalytic converter on my 2002? Will I...
  5. Anyone have experience with the TD04 rebuild kit from SaabPerformanceParts

    9000 Workshop
    Hi everyone, I recently purchased a second 9000 Aero after I discovered that the rust on my first 9000 was beyond repairing. The car is in good condition and very nearly has a full service history. It pulls like an Aero should but I can't find any evidence in the service records that the TD04...
  6. 9-3 SE HOT has td-04 ??

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    The previous owner of the 93 base I now own, has a parts car. I'm not sure if it is a base or an SE (or maybe viggen?), but he is willing to let me come and get the turbo off of it. From everything I have seen, even when searching for parts, i.e AutoZone, the 2.0l SE is HOT. Meaning it has the...
  7. 9-5 unorthodox tuning progression advice needed

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hi all. I have just fried the turbo on my 1998 ('99) 9-5 SE 2.0t yesterday, it would seem. A short intro: After driving for about half an hour on the motorway, I noticed that the car let off a white(-ish) cloud of smoke every time I got off the gas. I left the motorway at the first off-ramp...
  8. For Sale: Viggen Part Out

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Nick- Location - Tampa area, Fl, USA. Means of contact: Prefer text messages, they are quicker for me to respond and send additional pics if necessary. (727) 599-4841 Cell phone Price:Varies, but add the 3% PAYPAL SELLER FEE PLEASE as a courtesy, I always do even if I'm not asked. Mileage...
  9. 9000 Intercooler in '99 OG9-3?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hey guys, So I located a TD04HL turbo in a 93 9000. In the morning I'm planning on finish ripping it out of the car (got at the junk yard 15min before closing) to get it ready to put in my 99 9-3 with AC. I didn't look at it before I left, but after a short search online the 9000 Intercooler...
  10. Turning a 2.0t into a 2.0T, then getting a tune

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello, my name is Rudy and this is my first post on SaabCentral. A few months ago I purchased a 2005 Saab 9-3 linear (2.0t) with 124K. Since then I've been trying to increase my car's performance. I've built my own cold air intake, put on a straight through muffler. As expected, these gave no...
  11. For Sale: Td04-14T for the 93SS, Green top injectors(arc, aero 2.0) , lines and banjos

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: Sam Poirier Location : Hebron , CT additional details:Bought Td04-14 for my 04 93ss linear, The turbo has been Rebalanced by GPopshop and has never been used while under my ownership. the injectors a clean and the lines are Not cracked and have a little bit of heatshield on both lines. All...
  12. TD04 upgrade from GT17

    9-5 Workshop
    I'm in the process of swapping a working Garrett GT17 from my 9-5 Linear for a TD04-15T and I thought I'd start a thread to share some ideas and ask some questions. The car has about 88,000 miles and has had most of the major stuff done already. Apparently there was some sludge in it way before...
  13. For Sale: TD04 Turbo, parting out 9-5 Aero Chicago area

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: matt Location - additional details: Illinois, Chicago area Means of contact: [email protected] Price: 225 Description: Good turbo from a 9-5 Aero with 90k, no smoking or burning oil. Pictures: Still installed in the car. Also parting out complete car
  14. For Sale: 2000 9-5 Aero, parting out complete car, Chicago area

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name:Saab Tree Location - Northern IL Means of contact:Email [email protected] Price: Description: parting out complete 2000, blue with tan leather, good engine with only 90k, good turbo, transmission, SID, ACC, TWICE, leather seats, etc... Please Email requests. Pictures: attached
  15. For Sale: TD04 from 2002 9-3 High Output, $200

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name: Saab Tree Location: Chicago area Means of contact: Email Price: 200 Description: TD04, tight, removed from 02 9-3 HOT. Donor car had 140k. Pictures: Attached Paypal accepted
  16. 2005 Saab 9-5 Aero, 70k miles

    Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Will Location: Milton, VT Means of contact: 802 578 6067 or [email protected] Price: $6800 or best offer Description: 2005 9-5 Aero. Five Speed trans. black with black leather. park assist. 70k miles. Upgraded bypass valve and k&n intake. Super clean car, mechanic owned well...
  17. For Sale: Full 3in exhaust and td04 w/ 6cm exhaust housing for sale.

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    I have a full 3in custom exhaust for sale and a td04 from a aero with a 6cm exhaust housing for sale. The turbo could probably use a rebuild, there is a little shaft play. exhaust- $400 obo turbo - $300 obo Please let me know if my prices are off. Feel free to make offers, worst I can do is...
  18. manual boost control

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi everyone, new Saab owner here. I have recently bought a 2000 Saab 9-3 SE. Runs great, but i had some misfiring issues recently. Changed the DI cassette, runs smooth but I did have some intermittent misfiring. Did some research, and a potential cause could be a dirty BCP valve. I took it out...
  19. What tuning next ?? Whats your approach ??

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hi I've just brought 9-3 2.0 t7 turbo that has been in to a garage and had a few upgrades. The car started life as a lpt but has had a t7 engine conversion with the td04 turbo on and is currently running 241.8bhp at the flywheel and 200.8bhp at the wheels. It has the correct k&n air intake...
  20. Wanted: '03-06 TD04 Turbo

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Looking to buy a b207r turbo (td04) from the 9-3 Saabs. Mainly the 2003-06 year models. Leave price, mileage and condition please.