SaabCentral Forums banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-20 of 74 Results
  1. Auto Detailing & Body Repairs
    As a locksmith, some of my friends often come to me to borrow my car key programmer and program their own key to save money. The other day, a friend borrowed my GM Tech2 scan tool to replace a 2002 SAAB key as his was broken, but do not know how to use it. So I have made a quick guide for him...
  2. Tech II Workshop
    Hey guys, Over the past couple years a lot of the links to software and guides has became broken so it has been increasingly difficult to get everything setup to use the Tech-II. in order to try to help with this I have uploaded my VM config file and associated VDI to my google drive and made...
  3. 9-5 Workshop
    Hello folks! I'm back with another issue with my beloved Saab here. I've cross posted this to a few FB groups, if you've seen me on there :D. My 01 9-5 failed my local OBD2 emissions inspections, but not for any actual emissions related stuff. They claim they can't hook up via OBD2 port to...
  4. 9-5 Workshop
    Hi I'm working on an 01 9-5 it came to me with a water damaged twice and a bunch of severed twice wires. No start, key not accepted message the whole nine yards. So we replaced the twice with a matching key and butt connected a new pigtail on, then programmed the twice. Now the car still cranks...
  5. Tech II Workshop
    I'm about to lose it. I have been trying to get this to work for days now and it just won't. I bought a clone Tech 2 off of AliExpress, and for the most part it seems to work great. I can read and clear codes and store vin data. It also communicates with my PC but when it comes to security...
  6. Tech II Workshop
    Ok, I have an issue I cant seem to find any info for on the web. It doesnt matter if i write the tech 2 bin file with Saab TIS, card writer app, or with the card slot of my Dell D630 with Memory Card writer (MCE), no saab bins will boot up past post screen. only to blank blue screen. Ive tried...
  7. Tech II Workshop
    Hi guys, new to the community. I have a Tech 2 which i got for K-Line Communication (so bought that variant, this might be a noob alert but help me out here). Now i need to use the CAN protocol on a truck (with the 24V adapter of course). Will changing software cards do the trick (even if i swap...
  8. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello everyone. I have a 07’ 9-3 6-speed (B207R) I’ve had a TCS light on for two years. And esp error on SID here’s what I’ve tried Fuses all good Tech 2 shows working wheel speed sensors and working steering angle sensor. Shows no Info coming from yaw sensor when turning or on load. There is...
  9. Tech II Workshop
    Hi, (This is my first non introduction post; apologies if I'm not posting to the correct place) I was reading an old thread about where to buy a good tech 2 programmer clone. Somebody recommended this website: GM Tech 2 Scanner Full Package with Carton Box However, this thread was 12 years...
  10. Tech II Workshop
    Hi all, My lovely 1997 900 went over a speed bump and the engine cut out. My mechanic has checked the ignition and fuses and can't find anything wrong. We think it might be fuel pump relay but he's not keen on anything electrical. Is there anybody with a Tech 2 in the area of Radcliffe...
  11. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I'm bringing my 04 9-3 arc to someone with a tech 2 device. I'm having the headlight switch programmed, so all the exterior lights are off when it's in the "0" position. I've ordered shifter wheel controls that will also be programed. Is there anything else(fun or functional) that I could have...
  12. Tech II Workshop
    Alright, mannnn this has been such a hassle but thank you guys for all the help so far ! If its not one thing its another... okay so here's the issue I am having now. I was finally able to get my tech 2 to connect with my car, it some how just froze up one of the times I plugged it in so I had...
  13. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have the key issue with my Saab 93 where it won’t turn. I need to use tech 2 but I didn’t know if there are any clones that I would be able to purchase rather than getting it towed many miles to a dealership
  14. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a 08 TTID with 150000 miles. Now when I brought it i basically brought it as scrap as owner said DPF was knackered. It had 11 months MOT so though lets play. So accordingly to DPF INFO the DPF was 168% Full??? It was smoking etc etc etc. I took it up the Motorway at 3000 RPM for over 30...
  15. Tech II Workshop
    Hi, Complete Newby here. I have a Genuine GM TECH 2 with SAAB card v1.36. I have loaded GlobalTIS and tried to update the card to v1.48 but its not in the download list the highest is v1.36? I do actually have the SAAB v1.48 bin file but what do I do with it? Also I am looking to do DPF Regen...
  16. Tech II Workshop
    I am sure this has been covered tonnes of times but there is so much confusing info about it. What I want to do is Programe new keys and start looking at modify setting and ECU etc so basically everything from diagnostics to programing. My Car is a SAAB 9-3 1.9 TD 120Bhp Estate 2009. I read...
  17. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey. I have early (09/02) saab 9-3 b207 with AT. i wanted to add gear change buttons +/- so i bought buttons (prelift), everything connected, added by tech2 but buttons not works. tech2 "see" that i pressing + and - but car not changing gears. Where is the problem? maybe anyone know? maybe that...
  18. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi guys and gals. I have a 2006 2.0T wagon. I rarely drive it, but recently started having a problem where it tells me that there is a steering wheel lock malfunction. I've already replaced the ISM as that's the easy and cheap 1st suggestion and since have modified it to let me turn the key so...
  19. Tech II Workshop
    Hello, I am in need of much help from the saab gods and quick! Okay so here's the story. I went and purchased a dell latitude D820 just for this, it is running microsoft XP as needed. I have a tech2 with an install disk, I was able to install software but then resulted in E666, because there...
  20. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    so this just happened to my key fob. the parts aboveare what comprised of the unlock button and seems like the whole thing came off. im wondering if id be able to solder the piece back and if it would even be functional. i am however prepared to buy a new fob with chip in it. i came across some...
1-20 of 74 Results
Top