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  1. Help identifying source of oil leak!

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey Everyone! I need some help finding the source of my oil leak.. https://imgur.com/a/ir5eG It is not the tensioner o-ring, or the seal as I have replaced them both. It is coming from farther back in that crevice area. - See pics Is this HG or timing cover perhaps? It leaves about an inch...
  2. Timing Cover Gasket Repair Question

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I am wanting to get others experiences when doing a timing gasket. Is it possible to do it with the engine in the car? I check WIS and it says remove the engine. I have seen other posts showing it might be possible. Just want to get some confirmations from others who did it. Its really tight but...
  3. water pump pulley gouged a hole in my timing chain cover

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hello, i'm a big fan of the site and wanted to see if anyone had any advice. Over the weekend I ran into the exact same problem as the guy from this thread from 2008: http://www.saabcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=145152 I was driving home my 1999 9-3 from DC and my water pump broke. This...
  4. Major Oil and coolant leak

    9-5 Workshop
    Been doing a lot of research but not finding exactly my problem so here goes. The last few weeks I have been noticing that I was running lower on oil very quickly. I would put in a quart and needed another in 4 or 5 days. Then I noticed my coolant dropping too. Its just now at the low mark after...
  5. I can't find a new 900NG timing cover!!!

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I need help locating a new timing cover for my 1996 900S convertible (2.3L non-turbo)!!! I've tried all the usual sources like www.thesaabsite.com and www.eeuroparts.com and have come up empty. thesaabsite.com is showing the item, so I ordered it online yesterday but my money was refunded today...
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