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  1. 9000 Workshop
    I have a 97 9000 CSE and drive it daily. Well, at least I used to. The ZF 4HP18 has around 150,000 miles on it. I replaced the gov seals about 30,000 miles ago. I have had the following happen 3 times now. When moving from reverse to drive, the car wouldn't go into 1st gear. The engine...
  2. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi guys, I have a 2004 Saab 9-3 Linear with 177K on it. I drove the car yesterday after it had been sitting for a week and noticed that when I accelerated hard the the tranny would slip arounf the 45-55mph mark. it otherwise drove smooth and would not skip unless I accelerated hard. I just...
  3. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So my dad just purchased an 03 9-3 for cheap because the transmission slips. Car has 49k on it and I have never owned a Saab. There is a check engine light on and I believe a message about the gearbox on the dash. I have read about possible problems with the gearbox. We checked the tranny fluid...
  4. 9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Okay so my transmission is slipping I'm assuming and its time I get off my butt and get it replaced while under warranty. I want to run this by everyone because I already have brought it into a saab dealer to look at the transmission.. They of course concluded it was "normal" as if I'm some...
  5. NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I just purchased a 1997 900s convertible for my son to drive and I am having some transmission issues. Symptons: 1. Car starts normal but after about 20 minutes of driving the check trans and check engine light will come on. No problem maintaining speed 2. noticed that when the light comes...
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