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Why does the turn signal stay on when the arm is in neutral position
Hi Johnathan. Thanks for sending in your question. Usually, when you experience this type of issue, it's due to the blinker indicator switch being broken. The switch is supposed to click off when returning to a neutral position. When it...
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I have a 1999 saab 93 turbocharged and It won't start, I've tried everything I know
Depending on whether or not the vehicle will turn over will determine what the next step should be. If the engine does not turn over, I would recommend checking all connections related to the battery and check to be sure...
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06 Saab 97x stopped running while driving
Hi Chris. Thanks for contacting us today. It's quite possible that the O2 sensor that was replaced may not have been the root issue of existing problems you had. Case in point - if you took your car to a...
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It sounds like you may be having an issue with your transmission rather than an issue with your break. I would recommend having your transmission inspected by a qualified professional in order to determine the exact cause of this issue....
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My car hesitates when accelerating, specially uphill
Hello, thank you for writing in. One of the most common reasons for black smoke and a loss of power is a rich air-fuel mixture. With the check engine light on, have the vehicle scanned for diagnostic codes. This can...
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My car hesitates & stutters uphill, black smoke out of exhaust
Hi there. A problem like you've described is commonly caused by a few different things, ranging from fuel system components like fuel injectors, throttle body and mass air flow sensors being dirty or needing replacement. It's also common for worn...
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High RPM but Slow acceleration
Hi Giovanni, Thank you for contacting us. We understand that you think it's the CAT. However, form our end we cannot state that with 100% certainty. Is it possible that a clogged up CAT is the source of the high...
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Is bearing for 2007 Saab 9 3 a serviceable part? I am trying to replace bearing instead of the complete hub assembly
I believe that these bearings are all part of a hub assembly and must be replaced as a unit unfortunately.
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When coming to a stop rpm dives and then car can barely move when trying to accelerate again
Hi Courtney. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically, a vacuum leak will create a higher engine RPM during idle, but it is possible that it could have popped up again. In most cases, low RPM is caused by dirty or...
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steering wheel lock malfunction
The warning light, and the accompanying fault, represents a known issue in your model and consequently is much discussed in automotive forums. Frequently, the ignition switch module (ISM) is faulty but prior to any complex diagnostics, the battery should be...
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why is my car only misfiring when I accelerate, what can be the problem?
The problem may be a fuel delivery problem like clogged injectors. Have the fuel pressure checked and filter replaced and see if this helps? Replace the plugs and wires as needed.
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I can hear the motor for my windshield wipers when i turn them on but they only move about an inch then completely stop
It could be that the wiper arms are loose on the shaft. It happens a lot if you have turned on your wipers when there is ice or snow on the windshield. If you grab a wiper and can move...
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93 saab stalls when I accelerate. I replaced iac and cleaned mass air flow sensor and throttle body.
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, making turns (which makes use of the power steering pressure switch) turning on...
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03 Saab 9-5arc 3.0t backfiring and has no power to drive. CEL blinking. I can hear the backfire under the hood and the tail pipe
Hi Steve. Thanks for taking the time to contact YourMechanic.com today. I think the root source of these issues is the catalytic converter to straight pipe conversion that was completed. Unless the previous owner reprogrammed the ECU (which is highly...
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Any tips on how to get the shaft out of transmission.
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are a few things you can try. The most commonly utilized options includes larger and longer tools for more leverage. If you are attempting to save the axle you are removing, you will...
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1998 Saab 900 SE Turbo won't hold power after a jump
It sounds like you may have a weak battery from the extended periods of sitting. As you may know, even a vehicle with a properly functioning charging system (i.e. alternator, voltage regulator, etc) will ultimately not keep a battery properly...
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75000 miles saab 93 linear unexpectedly stopped in at the intersection with engine light sign up. please advise, thanks
Sudden shutdowns like that are due to major component failures such as the fuel pump, timing belt/chain, ignition control module or coil(s), cam or crankshaft position sensor and so forth. The cause will be readily found once the vehicle is...
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will 2003 Saab 93 convertible ecu shut off engine if low oil pressre, some articles say yes some say no.,
Your vehicle will not shut down automatically if oil pressure or the level of oil is low. The owner's manual states that the vehicle must be turned off manually (and quickly) if either circumstance occurs. Please note, the instant the...
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I have white smoke from my exhaust, its also leaking from the engine bay.
A malfunctioning EGR system may cause excessive raw fuel emissions, that is an odor of gasoline, but not smoke (white or otherwise) from the exhaust. Some smoke at start up can be normal, particularly white smoke from condensation. However, continuous...

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