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  1. 9-3 V6 Aero Tunes??

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Ive finally got my baby tune ready and have no idea where to start, i didnt even know about tunes until about a year ago so i need some help. First off who should i even shop with? Ive got the 08 9-3 aero v6. So its already got some power id like a decently noticeable increase but not to much...
  2. Move chip/ecu to new car Saab 9-3 1.9 120

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Sadly my 2007 Saab 9-3 1.9(120hk) got wrecked in an accident but I got my hand on another 07 Saab 9-3 (120) my now wreck Saab was chipped to 150hk dpf remove and so on. Is there anyway for me to swap ecu or move the map to my new car? It was done thro the obd port
  3. 08 Saab 9-3 aero 2.8 v6 fuel gauge problem

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey I have a 2008 Saab 93 aero FWD that I just got a opal insignia tune 290HP I was warned about the fuel gauge stopping working with the tune and was told that sometimes it works and some time Not depending on the car. So how it works right now is when I first turn the key on the fuel gauge...
  4. Needed introduction to tuning, 2008 93 aero

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2008 93 2.8T Sedan No immediate plans for upgraded performance hardware (other than some suspension upgrades) but I'd like to know more about what my options are for unlocking the cars "ungoverned" potential! Any direct information about tunes/tuners (like bsr/rica/map tune - those are some...
  5. Vermont Tuning for Saab NG9-5 2.0T Stage 0 270hp 290 ft lbs

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Hi guys, my car was rear-ended and totaled so I put it to stock before insurance took it away....this is must tune for anyone who owns the NG 9-5... you will need to contact Brian from Vermont Tuning to get a new license for $350...not a huge saving but at least some savings. $75shipped...
  6. asking a question

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    so Ive finally decided to get my 07 saab 92 2.0T "tuned" im going to need to buy the adapter that works via usb, Q:is it possible to do it over bluetooth, is it a good idea? Q: what adapter should I get, ive heard recommendations on Trionic 8's website, i need to backup my ECU files first...
  7. 2004 9-3 Aero tuning help

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Greetings. As the title says, I own a 2004 9-3 Aero 6-speed manual. I'm thinking of tuning the car and installing a few performance parts and wanted to ask for input. I want to install performance exhaust and downpipe to begin with. I already have a cold-air intake. Considering a stage 3 tune...
  8. ECU Tune for Turbo4 BioPower

    9-5 Workshop
    I want to get a Tune on my Car. So far I've seen the Hirsche, VTuner, and BSR options. Has anybody gotten one of these? Any suggestions?
  9. 2001 LPT - 165k Rebuild

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey saabcentral crew, it's been a couple years since I was a regular poster/lurker on here. I graduated from school and had to put a few plans on hold while finding a job and such. I maintained everything for pretty cheap by doing most repairs myself. Well I'm glad to be back and now with some...
  10. Stage one (SaabTunerScot Ebay)

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Has anyone gotten a tune from SaabTunerScot on ebay? I've read his reviews and they seem to be good.
  11. For Sale: NG900 Tune/BOV/Turbo

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Name:Mike Location - additional details:Lebanon Pa Means of contact:7173068561 [email protected] Prices are obo make an offer Forge BOV bought from genuinesaab - $90 Genuinesaab stage 1 tune for 1996 ng900 with auto trans - $90 Stock t25 turbo very minimal shaft play - $70 Willing to...
  12. lightweight flywheel misfire

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So I just replaced the clutch and flywheel on my 04 arc. I went with fidanza aluminum flywheel for the job. But now im getting a cel for a random misfire. I didnt have this issue before the job. Plugs are about a month and a half old for my stage 3 tune. replaced 1 coil about 2 months ago...
  13. I have $1000 dollars to tune my car

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hey everyone, I currently drive a 2006 Saab 9-5 with the B235R Engine. I have a thousand dollars to work with to get some cool car mods. Anyone willing to offer any insight on what to buy, aesthetics, best performance per dollar, or just how I can max those HP and torque numbers! Everything will...
  14. Lowering Springs For a 08 2.0T

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I would like to be lowering my car by the end of this winter. I have looked at many brands of springs for my car & would like to hear recommendations from you guys. What springs did you get? How do it ride? How much did they cost? Were they a b*tch to install? Let me know everything you guys...
  15. what should I do

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I am looking to buy a 2003 9-3 2.0t linear. Its an automatic. Before I decide I would like to know what kind of potential this car has. What parts do I need to get started. I know stuff like an intake, exhaust, and suspension. I was looking at the brew city tuners. What parts do I need to go...
  16. Turning a 2.0t into a 2.0T, then getting a tune

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello, my name is Rudy and this is my first post on SaabCentral. A few months ago I purchased a 2005 Saab 9-3 linear (2.0t) with 124K. Since then I've been trying to increase my car's performance. I've built my own cold air intake, put on a straight through muffler. As expected, these gave no...
  17. 2.0T saab tuning issues

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello all. I recently had my 2008 93 sport combi (2.0T) tuned by a local Toronto Saab specialist. We went with basic stage 1 tune to try to preserve the clutch (on his advice). After the tune I am now having less performance and certainly less boost. The mechanic informed me I have a hardware...
  18. Long-term reliability and/or issues with ECU tunes on the 9-5?

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I'm getting ready to install a Stage 2 tune on my 06 Sport/Aero. I did throw in new BCPR7ES-11 plugs gapped at .90, and a new K&N filter. The car is running great overall. My question is in general though for those of you that have had your car's ECU tuned perhaps a Stage 1 or 2 and haven't...
  19. 1996 900s vert modify b204i engine??

    NG900 & OG9-3 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Looking to modify my 1996 Saab 900ng s very, it has b204i engine, getting air intake bored to 68mm to start, then god knows, vent in bonnet for forced air, swap heads?? Air assembly, sensors? High lift cams? Will other Saab heads provide more power? Diff sensors? Very much apprieciated in...
  20. Tuned NG900: Spark Plugs?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Alright, so I'm going to replace the spark plugs on my NG900, which a stage 2 tune. Any ideas of what the best spark plugs are to use now? I'm not very knowledgable in the spark plug department
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