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  1. Haha..all good mate. Yeah screens are usually...

    Haha..all good mate.
    Yeah screens are usually covered down here too IF you have fully comp cover, which I don't. Cost me about 300 quid. If I had cover the price would've been closer to 450 pounds...
  2. Thanks Geoff. I'll definitely get under and...

    Thanks Geoff.
    I'll definitely get under and check the bushes. One of the first repairs I did was to replace the front sway bar links as they clunked like crazy and I did give the bushes etc a quick...
  3. My 9-5 is just coming up to 100k miles - should I be worried??

    Hi guys,
    my lovely 2001 9-5 wagon is just coming up to the 160,000k (100k mile) mark and I was hoping to get your thoughts on my undue worrying?
    It's a lovely fairly low milage car in great...
  4. If you search youtube there is a video of a guy...

    If you search youtube there is a video of a guy that soldered in a long wire as an extended antenna. Opening the fob and cleaning the contacts helps but not that much.
    9-5's are known for having a...
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    I had a few thoughts about the stereo in my 2001...

    I had a few thoughts about the stereo in my 2001 9-5 wagon. Should I replace it, upgrade it, fit an AUX port, fit a 7" touch screen unit etc. Did a lot of research, checked all the youtube videos...
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    Well changing the gaitor ended up being a fairly...

    Well changing the gaitor ended up being a fairly easy, if not a fiddly job. I found one in good condition from a donor car and followed the procedure in the WIS.
    Happily I can tick that job off the...
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    So, true Dave. New cars are a nightmare! My 1990...

    So, true Dave. New cars are a nightmare!
    My 1990 Mazda 626 is a gem as they seemed to use one type of wiring loom for all variants and options like fog lights are easy to fit as the wiring is all...
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    Hey Geoff, thanks. I had an idea it could get...

    Hey Geoff, thanks. I had an idea it could get complicated!
    My 2001 does have heated seats but it sounds like more work than I'm willing to do :o and for what benefits I'd get.
    Thanks for the info!
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    Factory Options? Can I upgrade???

    Hi Saabsters.
    Hopefully this will be an easy one for you in the know.
    A guy I know is parting out a 1998 9-5 SE that has a few nice options that my '01 LINEAR wagon doesn't have so...

    - Is it...
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    Thanks for that Frank. Looks like that'll be a...

    Thanks for that Frank. Looks like that'll be a fun few hours!!
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    Parking Brake Gaitor - Any ideas?

    17105Hello fellow Saabsters!

    I'm looking to replace or refurbish the crappy gaitor on my 9-5's parking brake. Like many, it's shedding and looks terrible!

    Does anyone have any info on the...
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    Sticky: My 9-5 2.0t wagon. Sydney Australia. 17081 ...

    My 9-5 2.0t wagon. Sydney Australia.

    17081 17082
  13. Have changed the fluid and 400kms on it's...

    Have changed the fluid and 400kms on it's shifting great without issue.
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    Any luck with the new cassette? Great tip is to...

    Any luck with the new cassette? Great tip is to buy a spare and carry it around in the rear, learned this from the days with my old 9000 SE!!
  15. Hi Digger, thanks for the reply (and to all the...

    Hi Digger, thanks for the reply (and to all the others).
    No, despite the occasional slip from a standing start my transmission hasn't made any kind of strange sounds. No thuds, grinds, whines, no...
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    As always...fuel, air or spark.

    As always...fuel, air or spark.
  17. Just to add... This problem started after...

    Just to add...

    This problem started after adding some fluid and some Nulon additive (which I added to help what I think is a slow leak). So, it could be due to the transmission being overfilled?...
  18. Intermittent drive problems on Auto trans, help please!

    Hi folks.
    I have an '01 9-5 wagon with an Aisin 50-42LE that's started to have intermittent drive problems and looking for some advice?
    Some days it drives perfectly with no transmissions problems...
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    Thanks for the reply. I actually did it a few...

    Thanks for the reply.
    I actually did it a few times and "thought" I'd solved it....HOWEVER...
    On a fairly long drive I realised that hot air was constantly blowing out of the console vents into the...
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    Oh great..phew! Thanks for the reply. It's...

    Oh great..phew! Thanks for the reply.
    It's actually strange. Even though I'm getting the 08 code everything "seems" to be fine? My heater/air con goes from hot to cold and back fine and the air...
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    ACC Code 08 question. (Aussie market)

    Just hope someone can help.
    I have a 9-5 wagon that's thrown the dreaded 08 blend door code. With all the articles I've read referring to LH side or RH side I'm wondering how it applied to my 9-5...
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    New member from Down Under

    Just a hello to all the members from a newbie down in Sydney, Australia.
    Recently picked up a 2002 9-5 Wagon.
    Cheers!
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