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  1. A couple of gauge issues...

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    2006 9-3 Aero sedan Background: Sorting out some issues with my new to me Aero... When I first picked it up, none of the gauges in the temp,fuel and turbo boost cluster were working correctly. Temp gauge started midway up the scale and when warmed up would solidly be in the red...
  2. coolant leak, sluggish, turbo wont go all the way

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello again guys, Fixed my previous problem with the dreaded gearbox malfunction turning out to be a Crankshaft Position Sensor but still have a coolant leak even after the water pump had been replaced. Very weird one guys, the coolant tank smells if petrol! gas to you Americans :) but that...
  3. Intermittant Turbo Gauge - What's Wrong?

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Howdy. I have a sweet 1998 SAAB 900 SE Turbo. The in-dash original turbo gauge usually doesn't work. In the past, if I hit the dashboard (like you would an old TV) or maybe hit a pothole it might come on, but no longer. I checked for a vacuum line, but don't see one. I checked fuses and relays...
  4. Turbo Gauge AND????

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi, Hope its the right forum!! I have a year 2000 convertible 9-3. Up to know she has been brilliant. But, I have just had the water pump changed(thanks to sheared bolts expert had to drill out the remainder of the bolts). Picked her up and started to drive and noticed the Turbo Gauge was in...
  5. Turbo problem ? 2003 9-3 Vector

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Afternoon fellow Saab owners , mechanics , and enthusiasts. I'm the new owner of a beautiful '03 9-3 Vector 6 speed Manual , my second Saab. My first was an '03 9-3 Linear , which also is a very fun car. I'm here though to gain some assistance an knowledge. I believe I'm having trouble with...
  6. 900S Turbo stalls while turbo gauge wags erraticly

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    Hi! Please take a minute to give me your thoughts on this problem that is keeping me from driving. My 1998 Saab 900S Turbo stalls on surface streets. This could be something simple. I’m a gal who hasn’t worked on cars much so I unfortunately rely on repair shops who may or may not be competent...
  7. turbo gauge

    C900 Workshop
    Today while driving I noticed my turbo gauge wasn't working, its in the position that it is always in when the car is off. It doesn't move at all. Turbo boost is totally there though, any quick ideas?
  8. Turbo gauge stuck in red, rough idle, bad fuel economy

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    I've just replaced the alternator on my 97' 900 turbo. I took it out through the top of the engine compartment and in the process unscrewed the MAP sensor from the suspension bar in the engine compartment to clear space for the alternator. When I put everything back together the turbo gauge...