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  1. Your plans

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I don't see too many threads like this so I thought I'd give it a shot. What are y'all planning on doing to your Saab?
  2. Brakes, brakes, brakes

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Hey everybody. It's been a very long time since I posted anything, which I think is a good sign and a testament to the longevity of my 2008 9-5, which hasn't needed much but regular oil changes and tires for the last couple of years. Hopefully this doesn't jinx anything. :) I've got one more...
  3. suspention upgrade on a budget

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    looking to upgrade suspension and braking on my 2002 9-3 vert want to go slowly piece at a time (I am on a budget un till my house sells) looking for part recommendations and what order to change parts after completing suspension I intend to do stage 3-4 hp upgrades but want to make sure car be...
  4. c900 performance stages

    C900 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    hey! im new here and i have a ton of questions!! can someone tell me the stages of upgrading my 1988 saab 900 turbo 16 valve? i want more power but dont know what to start with. suggestions?
  5. 900 T16S COnv - Modifications and parts query

    C900 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    HI All - new to the forum but a few questions on various parts I am looking for + info / advice - vehicle is a Classic 1993 COnvertible T16S Does anyone know where I can purchase the following parts: 1. Under engine heavy duty tray / plate 2. Diff /gearbox heavy duty plate 3. Short Throw...
  6. Summer projects!

    9-5 Workshop
    Hey guys. Well, we're in the midst of the third or fourth polar vortex here in the great white north of the U.S., and with that in mind I found myself with a hankering for planning some summer projects and thought I would see what everyone is thinking about doing to their cars once the weather...
  7. 2004 saab 9-3 upgrades help!

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I just bought a 2004 Saab 9-3 yesterday and i want to upgrade it and fix it up any ideas? any mods that come off your head or you think would look good? performance, looks in the outside and inside anything please help
  8. Updating 2009 Saab 9-3 Base speakers to Bose speakers.

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    I have a 2009 SAAB 9-3 440, and the speakers are absolute ****. I'd like to know how to upgrade these, but I haven't been able to find much online. Has anyone had a similar experience, and possibly know the right speakers I should get?
  9. turbo upgrade need help

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    i have always loved saab's, just got a 2002 9-5 2.3t. i was curious what would be the best performing turbo upgrade. i almost bought one from turbonetics, but before purchasing id like some feedback from you guys. thanks.
  10. Suggestions for my 2006 Saab 93 2.0T

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Got this car a few weeks ago and love it! Current Mods: Black plasti-dipped grill, black dipped bumper reflectors, and black dipped rear chrome emblems 25% tint (still have to install back window tint) Planned upgrades: JZW stage 1 PPC tune BSR intake (is there a cheaper intake available?)...
  11. Anybody buy this JT 3" exhaust??

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    http://www.genuinesaab.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=47_53&products_id=713 I definitely want to upgrade from my stock exhaust and would like a sporty look and sound (something where the sound is definitely noticeable, but deep and throaty, not ricey and obnoxious) I was planning on...
  12. 2000 95 smart upgrades

    9-5 Workshop
    Hello - I'm the proud new (2nd) owner of a 2000 Saab 5 speed 2.3t. I've been reading the forums about critical issues, and recently had the oil pan removed and cleaned, new spark plugs, and plan to install the PCV kit #6 myself, with a few cold beers one rainy weekend. A thorough inspection...
  13. Saab 9-5 mods? new owner?

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I've had my 2000 Saab 9-5 2.3L T 5spd for almost a year now and I am just now starting to look at upgrades. 1. The first thing I want to address is the sound, right now it's pretty quiet and doesn't sound too good. I don't want an obnoxious one that sounds like there's no muffler, just one...
  14. How much have you spent so far?

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Just curious, how much have you spent on your car for upgrades (including audio/stereo, interior trim, performance, etc.[not including maintenance])? And how much are you willing to spend? I figured to do what i want its gonna cost me 9,052.42 excluding rims, tint, and audio/hu.
  15. Saab 9-5 3.0 V6 Exhaust Upgrade?

    9-5 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    Im in the need of an exhaust system for my 99 Saab 9-5 v6 3.0. Last night it finally rusted though and failed, breaking the connection right after the mid muffler/resistor. Look on various websites, I really don't see any site selling a performance exhaust system for the 3.0! How much of a...
  16. 96 900s Questions

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    So i've got a saab 900s with 236xxx miles, still runs like it just hopped off the lot in 1995. I have a few questions regarding upgrades for saabs, cause as far as the car goes, i know it well but im not sure about the upgrades. I was going to buy a new car before school starts up again, and...
  17. Doing some upgrades...

    C900 Performance, Mods & Tuning
    I am thinking of doing some upgrades how should i go about this? new APC.. tuning the ecu or adding a chip.. exhaust systems, ignition system... injectors fuel rails...air intake what order or steps should i do first.. not looking to see big HP right out of the bag just want to go about it the...
  18. Peculiar ACC Question

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hey there...I recently purchased a 2005 9-3 Linear. This is my third Saab. My first two being 9-5s. Needless to say that this one is a bit too basic for me...I need more buttons. My question is this. Has anyone, or does anyone know if it is possible to replace the manual (dial controled)...
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