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  1. 9-3 '02 Automatic Transmission problems

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    During a long drive recently, I encountered a problem with the transmission. I'd been driving for around an hour when I slowed down approaching an intersection. When I reached a speed around 50-40 km/h the car started to stutter and almost stalling itself, so I pulled over and put the car in...
  2. Saab 9-5 Auto Transmission won't go in reverse

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi, My 2000 9-5 has developed a problem with reverse. For a while it would take a long time to engage reverse. I would shift it to reverse, then when I accelerated it would go nowhere for a while and then sort of catch and start going. Once it was going it would be strong and fine, but if you...
  3. 2002 9-5 Aero Transmission 0743 code

    9-5 Workshop
    A few weeks ago my Aero with 80k miles threw the 0743 code and feels like it starts off in third gear. When I pulled the fuse and or neg battery cable and erased the code it would operate normally for a short time but the code and limp mode always return after a brief drive. I have changed the...
  4. Transmission Valve Body

    9-5 Workshop
    Posted on this a while back and got some great responses on fixing a transmission that flairs up from 2nd-3rd. I tried the 3x fluid flush, but issue still persists. Right now, I'm looking at replacing the valve body as the next step. Before I go down a trouble-shoot rabbit hole can anyone tell...
  5. Transmission Dilemma--Should I sell instead?

    9-5 Workshop
    I have a 2003 9-5 Aero (117K miles). It has been experiencing flair ups in the third gear after the engine gets hot. The issue was recently diagnosed by respectable transmission shop as needing a valve body replacement. Repair will cost $2,600. They said the valve body replacement fixes issue...