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How would I go about fixing my turbo that is smoking on my 2003 Saab 9-3
Hello. If you have oil leaking on the turbo then the leak needs to be located. Most of the time on this vehicle the issue is the turbo itself. When the turbo has an internal seal that fails you will...
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my car idles up and down while sitting and die out fault code p1172 p1611 circuit short to ground p0507
Hi there. Due to the fact that multiple fault codes are showing up, I'd recommend having a professional mobile mechanic come to your location to complete a check engine light inspection; so they can pinpoint what is causing each code...
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how difficult is it to get parts for this auto
New replacement parts are readily available for the 2009 Saab 9-7x. I did a random search on typical consumables (suspension, steering, even the engine) and all of these parts are cataloged and available. In addition, if you need used parts,...
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Interested in purchasing a 2004 Saab 93 and the power door lock won't work all the time, sometimes u locks the back but have to ma
The power door lock system is a relatively simple system. When you press the lock or unlock button (located on your key, or inside your vehicle), the power door lock sends a relay signal to the power door lock actuator....
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Cyl valve
Hi there. Typically when a cylinder or group of cylinders are misfiring, engine performance, acceleration or fuel consumption is impacted. If you're not seeing these symptoms, it's possible you have a sensor failure. It's probably a good idea to have...
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Fuel pump replacement cost.
Billing question was sent to CS for the cost to replace the fuel pump on a 2006 Saab with a L4-2.3L Turbo engine.
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One cylinder doesnt seem to be firing.
If the engine was running fine before the injector swap out, then the cylinder that is not working properly has an injector that is not working. I recommend installing new injectors and not re-manufactured injectors as they can fail. If...
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Trouble accelerating when the fuel gauge says 1/2.
Hi there. If there is a evaporative leak on the fuel system, then there could be a problem with the fuel delivery when the system has too much vapors. Check the purge valve on the fuel charcoal canister and see...
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Fuel pressure
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a fuel supply problem in getting the proper amount of fuel to the fuel injectors. As you know, when you turn the key to on, the fuel pump is activated and the...
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I was told that on my 2006 Saab 97x w/5.3L engine that in order to change the upstream sensors the transmission has to be lowered.
The transmission could be lowered to make it easier to replace the O2 sensors, however, you do not need to lower the transmission to get the O2 sensor off. It would be best to remove the exhaust system and then...
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Immobilized feature
There a few things that can cause this to happen. To start with, try unhooking the negative battery cable for about 10-15 minutes and reconnect it. This sometimes can clear this. Other things like the steering column lock malfunctioning can...
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Can you recommend a place for 4 wheel alignment? ... with a lifetime warranty
A lifetime warranty is a gimmick designed to get you to buy an alignment but, of most relevance, the offering or existence of such an exaggerated warranty has no relationship WHATSOEVER to the likelihood of a shop actually following the...
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Car Sputters Weaker & Weaker and Cuts Off 1993 Saab
Hello - the "spark" scenario you describe probably did not do any real damage. You may, however, have a problem with cold start feature of your engine management system. This could be a weak coolant temperature sensor, intake air sensor,...
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Car Starts but Shuts off
Hi there. It is possible that your MAF sensor combined with a dirty EGR valve that is causing this issue. Although cleaning these components might clear things up for a while, if they have never been replaced, it is probably...
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replaced the battery in the key remote my car still says immobilized feature my 2004 Saab arc 9-3 convertible
To temporarily override the immobilizer system, please utilize these instructions. If the issue remains unresolved, please request a no start diagnostic and a certified Mechanic, dispatched by YourMechanic right to your location, will get this resolved for you. If you...
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Overheating
Hello there. If your Saab is experiencing an overheating problem and a heater that is not working correctly, both issues are commonly caused by a failure of the heater core. It's also possible that the heater core is clogged with...
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Car takes several tries before starting - Why?
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a fuel supply problem in getting the proper amount of fuel to the fuel injectors. As you know, when you turn the key to on, the fuel pump is activated and the...
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Why do I have a code for a slow O2 sensor and is that causing my stalling on my 2002 Saab 9-5
Hello. If your oxygen sensor is not functioning properly then that can cause the vehicle to stall and not run properly. I usually start by testing the O2 sensors first. It can also be caused by an air leak in...
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How would I know if my distributor is going bad?
Hi there. The information you are looking for is located in this article. Please take time to read it as it will tell you the common symptoms and solutions.
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High Idling - Just put in a new IAC Sensor
Hi there. Usually a high engine idle is caused by a vacuum leak. The first thing I would do is to check your SAAB engine to see if you have a vacuum line that is loose, split or has been...

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