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  1. WTB TECH 2

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Hello I'm in Arizona and I would love to buy a tech 2 for my 2003 9-3. The alarm really needs to be disabled or at least I need a way to pull the codes to fix it. Anyone not needing theirs anymore?
  2. Dangerous chemical compositions?

    Tech II Workshop
    Hey all you Saab ninjas! My name is Joe Herring - I live in Port Orchard, WA (USA) and I've got an issue that to my understanding, requires a tech II to get my 1999 Saab 9-5 back on the road. During my foolish attempt to make multiple keys, I tried to install the transponder from my ONLY working...
  3. Saab Tech II with Laptop - $350

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Saab Tech II programmer with HP Mini 110-3731CL preloaded with Windows 7 and Global TIS, CanFlash, WIS, and TIS2000. Drivers installed with USB-RS232 dongle that allows full interaction with the programmer from the laptop. The laptop has a brand new battery, SSHD, and can last around 6 hours on...
  4. Tech II Basics - Guidance Needed

    Tech II Workshop
    Hi! Newbie Saab owner here, and interested in getting a Tech II as I am a DIYer. I have been reading through the Tech II forums for about a week, and have a general understanding of what is needed (reader, laptop with authentication software, USB adapter if it does not have the appropriate port...
  5. OK...contemplating an AC fix want to bounce to the forum

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    TechII unable to connect to my rig since a tech tried to marry a radio to my car and reprogrammed the VIN likely screwing it up on the attempt back in the Fall. Since then, my car has not had AC which I did not mind over the winter but now approaching Florida temps again soon...I'd like to get...
  6. Tech 2 Operator in Chicago?

    Tech II Workshop
    Hey Everyone, Was just wondering if anyone knows a mechanic/autobody shop in Chicago or relatively near by who would program my SID 2 (on its way via ebay). I've been reading the forum here and found out that plug and play is possible when switching my current SID 1 with an SID 2 but certain...
  7. 2003 saab 93 wont start

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    hi to every one i have issue with my 2003 Saab SS linear before 2 month and my fuse box under hood located near the battery UNDER HOOD ELECTRICAL CENTER and i fund one use from 2003 Saab and i installed and i reprogrammed with tech 2 and i update the fuse box and i check with tech 2 and...
  8. -> Who can participate?

    Tech II Workshop
    For converging all the tech2 information at one place we introduced the Anyone, besides the SAAB Tech2 facebook group members, who is willing to help out, setting up this system?
  9. Mongoose Pro GM II for Saab? Let's find out!

    Tech II Workshop
    Tomorrow I will be receiving a Drew Tech Mongoose Pro GM II cable that I purchased from;ol; The primary use for this cable will be to perform SPS programming on my 2007 Yukon XL. However...GM recently approved this cable for use with Tech2Win! And even better yet, GM appears to...
  10. Replacing my TWICE

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Security
    So my car keys were stolen and I have found a few used TWICE modules with their matched keys (and locks and ignition switch) on eBay. My questions: 1) Do I need to match any of the numbers of my TWICE to that of the donor car? 2) If I am installing a used TWICE into my car (that already has a...
  11. Tech II? - Port?

    Tech II Workshop
    Quick questions. I likely need to have my convertible top reprogrammed, but first evaluated for any fault codes. Is the Tech II tool the standard tool that garages have, and is it the same tool that is used at a place like Advance Auto or O'Reilly? If it is the same tool, can I go to AA and...
  12. Tech II location thread

    Tech II Workshop
    Here is my idea... To start a global Tech II location thread and how much owners charge for the use of the Tech II. I figure it might help out a few owners make a couple of changes to their cars for much less than the stealerships would charge. There are similar threads for cell phone modding...
  13. What can I use instead of a Tech 2?

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hi everyone, I know this topic has come up a lot on the forum but i never seem to find a definitive answer to the problem. I have a 2003 saab 93 2.2 TiD (saab engine) and cannot locate a tech 2. Iv looked up purchasing one but im afraid the prices range from astronomical to ridiculous. I have...
  14. Any Indy's with a Tech II in the Connecticut area?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey guys, long time lurker first time poster here so I hope i'm doing everything right. I just recently bought a 6 disk cd changer for my '03 9-3 linear and need to find somebody with a Tech II in the area to divorce and marry my new cd player. I have the VIN for the car it came from. I also was...
  15. Reprogramming a new key fob, Tech II, and more things I don't understand

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi there, first off let me say that I did as much googling and searching of the forum as I could, but either the thread didn't exactly fit my situation, or I had no clue what I was reading. Sorry if this is a redundant thread. Anyway, I got a 04 9-3 Linear in January. It came with one key fob...
  16. Looking for indy dealer in north Dayton

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I need a couple items which require a tech 2 to setup and I am having issues in finding a shop that can help me. I can find a shop in Cincinnati, but that is over an hours drive and would prefer to find a place closer. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance
  17. Tech II emulator project

    9-5 Workshop
    Is there a Tech II emulator out there for saab???? I have a OBD--->USB that works great for getting codes, is there an emulator out there for these to work with so I can do Tech II (tech 2) stuff?? I had seen someone who had it all working up until the point of actually doing something to the...
  18. 2005 9-3 TiD 150 ECU Problem

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi, I need a replacement ECU for my 9-3. The car simply would not start one day, the traction/stability error lights come on, the fuel gauge reads zero etc. I've seen this before and it points to either a battery, ECU or wiring loom problem. The battery is fine, but the ECU cannot be read out...
  19. Using tech II to enable/disable certain features

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I know I have to go to a dealership so they can use the tech II for any kind of software change but, exactly how much can you change? I was only going to have my aux-in enabled but, apparently I can do more than that. What are the best options to have changed and what does it mean? Big thanks...
  20. Completely new to the site! Questions about my 9-3!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Alright, I'm sixteen and just got my first car; an '04 Saab 9-3. My dad and I found a killer deal on this car and couldn't pass it up. It's been very well taken care of and has had all the best parts and accessories put into it. I just have a few questions. I've just been submersed into the...