However, he told us only a licensed Saab technician could extract details from the code. I would not recommend anyone do that. By combining its sporty and practical characteristics, it symbolizes the core appeal of the Saab brand. I replaced the axle because the rubber boot had split on the original. My salesperson asked me to wait for the mgr to check it, which I saw then he disappeared. Key to its enhanced abilities is a rigid body structure - almost three times stiffer than that of its predecessor - and an all-new suspension layout. These cars must see a saab tech for any work outside general maintenance.
Turbocharger and, in my case, the convertible top hydraulic cylinders can be expensive. My car was recalled for the sunroof. Manual Compare to Similar Vehicles 2004 Saab 9-3 Aero, 2-Door Convertible 3. Since Saab doesn't exist anymore, you need to look for an independent mechanic who can troubleshoot and work on it. The style and shape is classic and it offers a driver with fun and reliability. The paint work is in good shape, but the black rubberized coating on the window trim is coming off.
The car gets terrific fuel economy, amazing turbo power, is very comfortable and handles very well. General Comments: The car is excellent. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. The car spent 2 days in the mechanic, who was able to source a P1605 error code. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter.
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The roof is hydraulically-powered, with automatic self-latching to the header rail, and deploys fully in just 20 seconds while the engine is running. Later that same day, the car stalled a second time on the expressway after 10-15 minutes of driving; fortunately I was driving in the right-hand lane and was easily able to pull over on the shoulder. I've had two oil leaks, one from the vacuum pump, and one from the oil level sensor. Data Unavailable Front Leg Room in. Model year 2004 Year of manufacture 2004 First year of ownership 2004 Most recent year of ownership 2006 Engine and transmission 2.
You really can't beat that, considering the size and power output of this car, which blows away the econobox and midsize offerings from domestic and Japanese makers. Luckily each time there was a place to pull over. The result is a premium convertible with a level of structural integrity, build quality and running refinement that positions it at the top of its class. This is all done in the emergency shoulders, breakdown lanes, its also happened on the highway exit ramps. I found the vehicle had scratches and scuffs inside and out.
Data Unavailable Third Shoulder Room in. It expresses our brand pillars - design, performance, control, safety and versatility - in a focused package. Pads are a generic item basically, manufactured by limited manufacturers whose product is badged by car companies. It drives nice, handles really well. The middle console broke after 2 years. Look for one with around 60,000 miles or so.
It still does not open. I bought mine very cheap, not running. I am afraid to drive it, and how can I sell it knowing that something bad could happen to the new owner. I found they advertised one owner but was really 2. A five-speed manual is standard with the 175-hp 2. Faults: This car is only 3 years old.
No major problems at all at 140K miles. Model year 2004 Year of manufacture 2004 First year of ownership 2004 Most recent year of ownership 2007 Engine and transmission 2. The size class for cars is determined by the interior passenger and cargo volumes. This is typically measured in liters 3. The all-new 2004 Saab 9-3 Convertible is poised to reaffirm Saab as a market leader in the art of building open cars with rugged four-season, four-seater practicality.