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    Is your Saab modded in anyway? ( Tuned - More HP...

    Is your Saab modded in anyway? ( Tuned - More HP )

    Note - Stock Aero brakes are really good for higher power ratings - I only went with Brembos caliper set up because I have modded and tuned my...
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    I have a Brembo brake kit - similar to this - ...

    I have a Brembo brake kit - similar to this - http://www.eeuroparts.com/Parts/60771/Disc-Brake-Kit-Front-314mm-Brembo-Big-Brake-Kit-101K10127/ -- extreme stopping power

    But if you doing the...
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    Depending on your taste and also pockets: ...

    Depending on your taste and also pockets:


    The rear speaker in a SAAB works off a AMP that is in the passenger side kick panel.

    Knowing this, you must also know that all the speakers in the...
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    Codes P1110 - Charge Air Bypass Valve - Bypass...

    Codes
    P1110 - Charge Air Bypass Valve - Bypass valve control unit is failing - ( this sits on the fire wall right under the main engine wire harness )
    P0300 Random Misfire - DIC needs to be...
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    Replace: Vacuum hoses Check And Test ...

    Replace:
    Vacuum hoses

    Check And Test

    Fuel Pump - Test idle fuel pressure to the rail (37-42 lbs) is normal - REV it and it should spike up and come back down to normal. Use Fuel pressure...
  6. Performance issue (Boost not getting to Red no matter what I change out )

    Symptoms:


    Moderate boost on take off.

    Boost Gauge stay in the middle (yellow) and does not hit the red.

    high RPM pinging (no high boosting) feels like limp mode.

    No Check Engine...
  7. Lets Talk Exhaust upgrade - Why Pay for a CAT BACK exhaust?????

    Today I am opening up a discussion about upgrading the exhaust - CAT BACK -

    I refuse to pay Big money for a CAT BACK that you can put together your self -


    I replaced my exhaust from the CAT...
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    140k - PLUS - Saab motor are beast not high - Be...

    140k - PLUS - Saab motor are beast not high - Be sure that updated Crank vent was replaced

    minor defect - Con - But still can be located and purchased to fix with little money
    ...
  9. Just read my instruction - The issue your...

    Just read my instruction -

    The issue your having is from the box drainage lines getting clogged -

    Water is trapped in the lower floor air hoses, so when you accelerate the car will move the...
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    Is your SAAB alive?

    I am writing this post of an experience that I encountered with my 05 SAAB 9-5 Aero.


    It happened a cool Friday afternoon, right out of work jumping on the highway to travel 26 miles home. Now,...
  11. This happened to me in my 2001 ARC V6 - ...

    This happened to me in my 2001 ARC V6 -


    This is what you should do to avoid the biggest headache in the world.

    Tools and items needed

    Optional: Torx Set to remove the front seats
    Wet...
  12. Look @ Borla exhaust - or BSR cat back BSR's...

    Look @ Borla exhaust - or BSR cat back

    BSR's are a bit over 500 buck US dollars but it will sound amazing with added performance gains
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    This is the results - sorry for the late...

    This is the results - sorry for the late update......12433


    Cost less than Power Coating -

    Better Protection than Original Coat from factory -

    High Heat and chipping resistance - For the...
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    I am now thinking I am pretty sure your...

    I am now thinking I am pretty sure your immobilizer malfunctioned -

    under the driver seat -

    Must bye a Transponder and matching ALARM computer - and install it -


    Then you must contact...
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    probably need to remarry the TWICE to the Key - -...

    probably need to remarry the TWICE to the Key - - it happened to me on a 2001 Saab 9-5 SE "very random" -


    Did you recently buy the car ?

    Did this just start happening?

    A bit more...
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    Sound like the Starter :( ---- at first I was...

    Sound like the Starter :( ---- at first I was thinking it was the immobilizer. But clicking when turning the key means the starter solenoid||||

    Or Bad Ground cable from the starter.

    check...
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    Audio - Hmmmm The Audio system in a Saab is...

    Audio - Hmmmm

    The Audio system in a Saab is unique because the 9 speakers acoustic sound reproduction that would convince you that your were in the orchestra. Weather you have the CD Player Head...
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    With 17x7.5 - you can go 235/45/17 thats the...

    With 17x7.5 - you can go 235/45/17

    thats the max - the best fitted tire - is 225 45 17 - No role - tight feels
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    Yes: Check valve -...

    Yes: Check valve - http://www.thesaabsite.com/catimages/Saab-Check-Valve-9189564-AFT.jpg?mt=1344129582

    Another name for it is: Traction Control Valve ETS return valve Located in upper vacuum hose...
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    Emergency and regular Brake System - Consist...

    Emergency and regular Brake System -

    Consist of: 2 Rear Disc Brakes - (some come with ventilated disc)
    2 Brake Pad
    2 Emergency Brake shoes

    Emergency brakes...
  21. The shifting and clutching is good - not SUPER...

    The shifting and clutching is good - not SUPER sport but with minor modifications it can be great. ( GenuineSaab.com

    Add Short shifter and Aero Clutch and WUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE
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    Sounds like a loose or leaking vacuum hose. ...

    Sounds like a loose or leaking vacuum hose.

    Check Throttle body (clean if needed)

    Check hoses coming off of the Air intake manifold (replace if needed)



    Usually I would replace all of...
  23. Steering + Plus Response = Handling - First...

    Steering + Plus Response = Handling -

    First Question: What kind of a Saab 9-5 do you want to drive?

    A. Saab 9-5 with the handling of a Aero (Full Aero Suspension) - (tight response handling -...
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    Not necessarily true: Reason is that Saab also...

    Not necessarily true: Reason is that Saab also offered built to spec vehicles ......

    The only reason I could figure is that the Saab Dealer did not have access to many Saab configured that way. I...
  25. Well when it comes to places to fix your Saab -...

    Well when it comes to places to fix your Saab - Very hard to find - because most mechanic are afraid of working with Saab due to lack of experience or they say they can and the car comes back worst. ...
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