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  1. 2011 9-5 Tech 2/MDI Question

    Tech II Workshop
    I'm looking at buying a 2011 9-5 as my 2003 9-3 finally decided to sing its swan song after 226,000 miles. One thing that I really liked was the ability to adjust modules via the tech 2, such as locking doors on drive off, being able to add the aux port, program new keys as the old ones fell...
  2. 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...
  3. No A/C, strange values on Tech2 for ACC

    9-5 Workshop
    My A/C's been going out on my 2000 Aero for a time. Car is not regularly driven (especially in summer for that reason). Found some good help on other threads, but still have a question based on my background gathering trying to decide to try home charge or not. Status: No cold, no compressor...
  4. D-Bridge Pro For Saab...A Tech2 Alternative

    Tech II Workshop
    Hi all - after inheriting a 2006 Saab 9-3 2.0T a few years ago I have been a lurker here and learned quite a lot. A month or so ago my Bulldog puppy managed to chew up both the keyfobs for the car (still start, but buttons were toast) and my driver's window controls stopped working. Looking at...
  5. Help me find my air leak!

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey Guys - I started an earlier thread that was closed that discussed the performance issues I have been plagued with that affects acceleration on WOT, and I thought I had resolved my issues, but it seems they are back and I am not sure where to start. I do have some useful information...
  6. SPS Security Levels

    Tech II Workshop
    I have a Tech II clone and GlobalTis. All I have every seen is security level 3. I see other posts that people have security level 1. I can't tell which one is better. Anyone know: what security levels exist? what each allows or disallows? how to get a better or worse level? I...
  7. Add a Key 2011 - Warning M4510 At Leat one Vin invalid/unsupported

    Tech II Workshop
    Anyone try to add a key to a 2011 9-3? I've previously added keys on 03/04 cars, but never on anything this new. I'm using mongoose, tech2win and SAABGLOBALTIS. This 2011 has asked for security access for other changes with NO ISSUE. When it comes to the keys i get a warning on security...
  8. T8 recovery

    Tech II Workshop
    Hey guys title pretty much says it all. I see that Brew city boost charges $400 for T8 recoveries, does anyone do it cheaper? I already have the replacement ECU just need someone to recover my files and transfer them to the replacement ECU and mother it. I'm not looking for tuning just to get my...
  9. Tech2 with NG 9-5

    Tech II Workshop
    Hi- I've got a 2010 9-5 Aero and an original (non-clone) Tech2 with Candi module. When I connect the Tech2 and try to do any diagnostics, I get an error message saying it can't connect with DICE and there are no buses to connect to. I'm using vers. 148 of the Saab software on the PCMCIA card...
  10. Tech II and Mongoose Arduino Workaround?

    Tech II Workshop
    I'm new to the Saab owning experience, having picked up an incredible 9-3 Aero SC XWD last week! Being a build it yourself type, I started looking into Tech II's and the alternatives such as the Mongoose and the clones. I don't need to tell you guys that I think the tools are expensive, but I do...
  11. Downgrade Tech2 148 to 143 Problem!!

    Tech II Workshop
    Hey there guys, I own a 2004 saab 9-3 linear, and i have purchased a tech 2 clone. Ive done modifications with it and it works perfectly. I have security Access enabled also. The problem i have is my DRL, i wish to disable them, however you cannot do this with Version 148 on the Tech2, My...
  12. Saab ECU Marry / Remap

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi I have been reading through various forms at MMHauto.com and TronicSuites.com Firstly about getting tech2win setup to use on my 2003 saab 93 1.8t. Please see the guides below for flashing the ECU: Downloadlink...
  13. tech2wiki.com -> Who can participate?

    Tech II Workshop
    For converging all the tech2 information at one place we introduced the tech2wiki.com. Anyone, besides the SAAB Tech2 facebook group members, who is willing to help out, setting up this system?
  14. STUPID QUESTION OF THE DAY: The fog lights are allowed to come on with headlights?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I've had to my 93 going on 3 years now. When I first got the car it had the original setup of the headlights always coming on as the DRL's with the switch not doing anything except dash lights. This past summer I found someone an hour away with a Tech 2 willing to change it to the European...
  15. ECU FLASH!? 2.0t to 2.0T engine/turbo swap

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello my amazing SaabCentral crew! Soo yea the engine in getting replaced AGAIN in the 9-3 but this time I'm adding in a little more oomph by swapping it with a high compression motor. Yup why not right?! Got it stupid cheap from a good friend at a local yard with ECU, Turbo...
  16. 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 TunerTools.com.;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...
  17. Tech 2 won't power on when connected

    Tech II Workshop
    I took my 2006 9-5 2.3T to a local shop today for some diagnostics and changes to some of the programming of the door locks. When the shop owner hooked up the Tech 2 it didn't power on, no matter what he tried. However, he was able to hook the Tech 2 up to his Saab 9-3 no problem and he said...
  18. Quick Aux ? - '04 93 Linear

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello everyone ! Just bought myself an '04 93 for my brithday a few weeks ago and am in the process of getting it all checked out and such. Wanted to start my first post by saying that I can't beieve the wealth of information on here and how everyone helps each other out. Thank you all ! I've...
  19. straight bolt in swop or tech2 needed??

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2004 2.0t linear auto. I have just been given an Engine control unit from an identical car and wondered if this should be a straight swop for the original or does it need a tech2 session to make it work, or indeed if it is kaput? When I fit the "new" ECU the key turns in the ignition to position...
  20. Anyone in Greenville,SC have a TechII?

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey SAAB enthusiasts, Would anyone have or know of someone that has a TechII besides the dealer that would be willing to help me turn on Rear Park Assist on my 08 9-5 as well as a few other wanted items, such as horn sounding on lock, unlock, etc? I would be willing to compensate but the...
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