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New 9 3 and 9 5 manual transmission fluid beginning with the vins listed below, all 2002 saab models with manual transmissions have factory fill with a new manual transmission fluid. Other vehicles using this platform included the opel vectra and cadillac bls. Saab 9 3 owners have reported 19 problems related to automatic transmission under the power train category. View and download saab 2003 93 owners manual online. The worst complaints are electrical, suspension, and transmission problems.
The dealer has attempted repairs but has not been successful. Saab 93 questions manual transmission popping out of 5th gear. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of saab 93 based on all problems reported for the 93. The p0763 code is what comes up on the diagnostic test which is the shift solenoid c electrical. The 93 is saabs only model, offered as a saloon, and will be available in three different body styles. My check engine light came on the other week, and the guy at the parts store said his code reader showed a fuel problem. The saab 93 is a compact executive car that was originally developed and manufactured by the swedish automaker saab the 93 was first based on the gm2900 platform and subsequently changed to the gm epsilon platform. See how to correctly check the transmission fluid level in a 2004 saab 93 arc 2.
What are some common issues with the saab 93, regardless. Issues are widely different in the og93 and the newer version. I even cruised at triple digits out in the desert with no problems. If your clutch pedal isnt returning back up, relax. Sometimes while driving the engine shuts off and wont restart. Search from 9 saab 93 cars for sale, including a used 2003 saab 93 arc sedan, a used 2003 saab 93. The saab 93 was launched in 1997 for the 1998 model year essentially as a rebadged second generation saab 900 19941997 model, and succeeded by a redesigned 93 for the 2003 model year. Its that latter that is the 2003 saab 93s most notable change, one that will surely puzzle saabophiles. Dealer fixed both times, but transmission still slipped and i feared driving it. It was a new design based on the gm opel division, although saab reengineered the ecotec engine with a mitsubishi turobcharger giving it over 200 hp for the small 2.
The worst complaints are transmission failure, power train. Our list of 21 known complaints reported by owners can help you fix your 2003 saab 9 3. Saab 93 owners have reported 19 problems related to power train under the power train category. The car is in very good condition and was given to him because of this problem. I bring you guys 8 common problems with the 20032011 saab 93. What are some common issues with the saab 93, regardless of. My 2003 saab 9 3 with 900 miles has been back to the dealer to be serviced on 3 separate occasions for computer malfunctions. A welldocumented and wellknown issue with the saab 93 built between 20032011 is harsh shifting from the 6speed automatic transmission, and slight. Replace your worn out, rusted, or damaged transmission mount with this one to restore stability of the transmission ensuring smooth and quiet driving.
Saab 93 2000 transmission shift cable grommet connector no shift or loose shifter fix part 1 duration. I may have bought a lemon, but i am not willing to give up on it yet. I am looking foward to buyingh the new sport combi 93 in december. The ac compressor may seize resulting in loss of cold air from the ac vents. Aug 22, 2015 the question is so broad as to be nearly unanswerable. The fact that they are well engineered cars with a ton of features is all gravy. Im sad to agree with some other disappointed saab 9 3 owners about numerous nagging mechanical issues that started almost immediately after purchase. The dealer took it in again and had their transmission specialist drive and inspect it. As a saab enthusiast, ill attempt to answer the question based on my experience. The transmission has slippage when accelerating at lower shifts after coasting at slower speeds 20 to 30 mph or hard spring to next gear from stop, very similar to.
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Im having trouble getting my manual transmission saab into reverse. Im sad to agree with some other disappointed saab 93 owners about numerous nagging mechanical issues that started almost immediately after purchase. Saab 93 fuel gauge reading empty fuel level sensor. Archive if youre experiencing problems with your new 93 post your questions in here. Hi everybody i just bought this saab from a really dishonest owner.
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