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  1. Thread: Fuel Additives

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    Basic Drygas a couple of times in the Winter to...

    Basic Drygas a couple of times in the Winter to remove any condensation....
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    Spray on some Ammonia, wipe with Newspaper...

    Spray on some Ammonia, wipe with Newspaper...
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    I'd get back my 1988 C900 T16 CV. AClassic Saab...

    I'd get back my 1988 C900 T16 CV. AClassic Saab and in it's day was actually a "Luxury Vehicle" Sticker was 39,749.00 and that's in 88'. A lot higher build quality than the SS too.
  4. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: Boy that's Right out of Saab Central.... The...

    Boy that's Right out of Saab Central....

    The point of this thread is that there are choices, alternatives to Mobil 1. No-one is saying M1 inferior, no-one is advocating change to save a few bucks....
  5. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: The Sludge issues in the B205 Engine had nothing...

    The Sludge issues in the B205 Engine had nothing to do with the type of Oil, as a matter of fact M1 did not prevent any sludging at all, it was a "Plumbing" problem.

    "Saab puts a specific brand of...
  6. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: Just curious, but what interval are you using?

    Just curious, but what interval are you using?
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    Sticky: I used to do Dino every 3K on my C900 T16, the M1...

    I used to do Dino every 3K on my C900 T16, the M1 guys went 5K... those old Oil Cooled Turbo's could cook up Oil.
  8. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: You answered your own question... if the 9-5...

    You answered your own question... if the 9-5 manual says it's good.... Why qustion it, I'd say it's good. You have three options to work with.
  9. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: What's the recommended weight? What Climate are...

    What's the recommended weight? What Climate are you in?

    http://auto.howstuffworks.com/fuel-efficiency/fuel-consumption/question1641.htm
  10. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: The current recommended Interval using Mobil 1...

    The current recommended Interval using Mobil 1 0W40 is 1 year or !0K, if your 06 or later you can use your OLM/SID as a reference (03-5's use the old standard, 15K/2yrs), harder driving styles (lots...
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    Sticky: RE #1 "there is no specific recommended BRAND for...

    RE #1 "there is no specific recommended BRAND for Saabs".......From page 238 of my 03 Manual "We recommend the use of Saab or Mobile oils", 0W30 Saab Turbo Oil (Elf, the original factory fill) was...
  12. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: And now I know what Dexos is :) Sheesh, where...

    And now I know what Dexos is :)

    Sheesh, where did the days go when all you needed to know was use any Brand of 5 or 10W30 and change it every 5K, 10K if you went Synth... Some guys are still stuck...
  13. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: Does GM recommending Dexos 1 mean Mobil 1 isn't...

    Does GM recommending Dexos 1 mean Mobil 1 isn't the right Oil anymore? They Must have gotten a better Deal from Dexos 1 for Product Placement. Did they create a new Spec for Dexos 1 that no other Oil...
  14. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: Point Made there Oldman, there was a kid in SC...

    Point Made there Oldman, there was a kid in SC that said "My Dad was an Engineer....(Snip)" and his dad told him to change his Oil every 3K..... using Mobil 1, a bit of overkill to say the least. ...
  15. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: Scott, Yikes, no that comment was not directed at...

    Scott, Yikes, no that comment was not directed at you, as well you know there are other Choices. Above the 49th you guys have more choices of GM LL Spec Oil then we do down here. My point was that...
  16. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: LOL, say that over there you get a Lecture...as I...

    LOL, say that over there you get a Lecture...as I type there's an Oil debate going on. I'm beginning to beleive that some guys think their Motor will self destruct if it's not Mobil 1
  17. Thread: The oil thread

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    Sticky: The oil thread

    Lets start an Oil Thread just for Fun :) :)
  18. Thread: Lets Talk AC.....

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    Lets Talk AC.....

    For over a year now I've been having an Intermittent AC Issue. When it started all of a sudden the AC would drop in temp and it would feel like damp warmer air. Shutting down and restarting would...
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    Don't worry David, it's always better the second...

    Don't worry David, it's always better the second time :)
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    But why not a Bluetooth Headset/Speakerphone...

    But why not a Bluetooth Headset/Speakerphone option?
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