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  1. B204 or B234

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I am new to the whole Saab scene. I am looking for a car with a B204 or a B234, turbo engine. i will take a complete car or would take the engine and the ECU. Has anyone on here got anything they would part with? (I am in Ireland)
  2. I have a 2009 Saab 9-3 2.0 turbo issue

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a 2009 Saab 9-3 2.0T I’m having an issue with my turbo acceleration, the turbo only goes to the halfway mark an that’s it, i’ve put in a new MAP sensor, turbo boost sensor, mass airflow sensor, and I took out and cleaned the throttle body control valve, but it didn’t fix the issue this...
  3. For Sale: 1990 900 SPG

    Cars for Sale - North America
    Name: Wes Location: Wilmington, DE Means of contact: Text: 202-558-8280 Price: $4,350 Description: Color: Talladega Red Trans: Manual Mileage: 192,440 "Donna"... 3 owner. Clean CarFax. Reliable daily driver and great looking car. New tires and exhaust system Fall 2019. Mechanically runs...
  4. Coolant leak near turbo/coolant pump

    9-5 Workshop
    Good Morning 2005 9-5 Arc with 256k miles. I have a small, slow coolant leak on the passenger side of my engine bay, near the coolant pump and turbo. I know there are a few possibilities for locating the leak, and I was hoping to get a little help figuring out what to replace. I've taken a...
  5. 94 9000 cse turbo rebuild

    9000 Workshop
    Alright boys, its time for a turbo rebuild. does anybody know what the exact turbo in a 1994 Saab 9000 cse is? i have found a lot of people saying its a t3, and other say its a t25. Im trying to find a rebuild kit for it but dont know the turbo. thanks!
  6. 1998 900se Turbo Convertible 5 Speed

    Cars for Sale - North America
    1998 Midnight Blue 900se Turbo Convertible in Orlando, FL Runs great & is really FUN to drive. Great acceleration & handles like a Go-Cart! There's nothing quite like driving down the coast with the top down on a cool night with warm butts thanks to the heated seats. :love::cool: 5 Speed...
  7. My first Saab project!

    My first Saab project!

    89’ 900 turbo “before photo” :)
  8. 1989 Saab 900 turbo spg won’t shift into first or second gear.

    C900 Workshop
    Hi all ? Brand new to the forum as I just bought my very first Saab ever this morning. It’s a 1989 900 turbo spg hatchback 5speed two door. First order of business on this car is getting it to go into fist and second gear. 3rd 4th 5th and revers all engage, no problem. No grinding or anything...
  9. Pre 86 900 go fast goodies

    C900 Workshop
    So, everywhere I go, they only offer go fast stuff for 1986+. I have a darling little 1984 8V turbo sedan, and I'd like to add just a bit more oomph to her. I'm not looking to build a Super Saab™ or anything. Maybe boost to 180hp. Just for better freeway speeds. But, it seems I might be barking...
  10. turbo smoke from valve cover?

    9000 Workshop
    i have a 94 9000 cse and it has a valve cover leak. when i make boost upon acceleration it smokes from the exhaust. this happens when i start the car too. could the oil be leaking into the exhaust manifold and be causing this smoke? i don't really wanna spend $500 on a new turbo. thanks.
  11. 9000 Stuck Ignition

    9000 Workshop
    I've recently acquired a 1987 Saab 9000 Turbo. The distributor in the car is blown so we didn't bother turning the key when we looked at it. Once we dropped it off at home, I tried to at least get the engine to turn over, but when I put the key in, it wouldn't move at all. I jiggled the...
  12. For Sale Saab OG 99 / OG 900 Valve Shims in Saab Boxes- Sold!

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    For sale, are two Og Saab Valve shim boxes, both are full of shims! These are very hard to find, if you own a 99 Turbo or a 900 Turbo, with early B motor these are a must have. Message me with questions. These have been sold. Thank you!
  13. recommend me a Cheap(ish) turbo thats bigger than stock

    9000 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    my turbo went out in my 94' 9k cse. wondering if i would need a tune if i were to install a bigger one and if there were other mods i would need to do.
  14. FS Parting out 2004 Saab 9-3

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Car was hit on the drivers side, suspension, interior good, no airbag deployment.
  15. turbo seals? head gasket? what is smoking?

    9000 Workshop
    I bought a 1994 9000 cse with a manual trans for 900 bucks. The guy that sold it to me was very honest and told me that it would be a project (which i wanted) and said the turbo seemed it was failing, it had a coolant leak, and it smoked on startup. On my way home from buying it, i noticed that...
  16. '85 C900 Turbo Part Out

    Parts for Sale/Wanted - North America
    Parting out whats left of my 1985 900 Turbo with beige interior. Manual transmission (Missing reverse and 2nd syncro) and B202 motor (ran great before parked), both have approximately 306k miles. Feel free to private message me if you are looking for something. I'm located in Richmond, VA, but I...
  17. Recommend me a turbo.

    9000 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I posted in another thread, but then decided that this could become a discussion of its own, so a separate thread might be better. I am building a hot rod. Powerplant is a B234 2.3L motor from a 1995 9000. Transmission is a T5 5-speed transmission. And I have tall rear tires because this is a...
  18. 2007 9-5 intercooler/hose cleaning after turbo change. Air lock in coolant?

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi guys, Finally got around to fitting my new refurb'd GT17 turbo. First point is there appears to be an air lock in the coolant system as I only got about 1.7 litres into it. I had assumed I could run the car and fill up accordingly.. however, when I start the car there is a huge amount of...
  19. 1990 SAAB 900 Turbo Convertible 5-Speed

    1990 SAAB 900 Turbo Convertible 5-Speed

  20. 2005 2.0T Linear P0606 and P0638 with Power Loss

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hello, I got a 2005 9-3 Linear 2.0T from a guy a month ago who said it needed a new turbo due to power loss. The power issue is like a restriction; I lightly press on the accelerator the car drives fine, however once I put my foot down the acceleration does not move it simply will go to the...
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