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  1. Whine from front suspension above 20mph while decelerating.

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    Hi, I have a 2008 Saab 9-3 Sportcombi XWD Aero, and I have developed a weird, but quiet whine in the front of the car. It only seems to whine above mph, and only happens when I am not accelerating. It seems to only happen when I am driving straight, and not while turning. It also is quiet enough...
  2. Sound coming from drive belt area.HELP!

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    CAR MODEL: Saab 9-3 SE 1999 turbo 154hp T5 120,000miles Hello, i was wondering if any of you could identify this sound coming from the right side of the engine (passenger side) where the serpentine/drive belt is, so far ive changed the powersteering pump, tensioner, pulley and the drive belt...
  3. '05 9-3 arc - whining in movement only

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi All - '05 9-3 arc with 122k. 5 speed manual. Just finished driving 450 miles this weekend, car ran great. As i got back home into the neighborhood, getting into the 15-20mph range, windows down, passing parked cars, i noticed a whistle/whining noise. The noise seems to be related to...
  4. Whining or humming during low rmp acceleration.

    9-5 Workshop
    I have a 2000 9-5, gary fisher edition, it has the 2.3 turbo, and a automatic trans. Recently when i push on the accelerator it makes this whining or humming noise, it's kind of hard to explain it. But it makes the noise for the first few seconds of accelerating then just stops until i let off...
  5. Brief Howlin Noise @ Cold Start

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    My 2000 9-3 is making a howling noise at cold start. I initially stated in my last thread that it lasts 20-30 seconds, but it's actually closer to 10). I took a video of it and uploaded to Youtube so you could hear it. I can't tell if it sounds quite the same the confirmed sludge engine...