The gas gauge needle was dropping quicker than normal, and the gasoline fumes became apparent after cracking a window. Many models featured leather or part-leather upholstery and both front and rear heated seats were also available. The first engine was an 841 cc three-cylinder , but from 1967 onward, it became available with the same as used in the Saab 96, the , and the German. Automatic times are not represented, but does generally 1—2 s more. It will never come out again, and I'm grateful I didn't have to get towed this time.
There was recall 07v087000 on this particular year, make and model vehicle issued in April 2007. I don't know how the fuel line came out, but this is now the second time, it also happened October 29 to my wife and we had to have the car towed home. The engine stopped while driving approximately 35 mph. Petrol engine Model Years Engine Displ. With the announcement of the sale of Saab to Spyker on January 26, 2010, the new generation Saab 9-5 was taken into production at the Saab plant in Trollhättan.
Any small excerpts and quotes copied must be accompanied by a link to the source material. The following modifications are usually performed by our members, decide how far you want to go before you begin. Air vents — bonnet and carbon body vents. The compression ratio was lowered to 8. Fuse box 501 for maxi-fuses in the engine bay Fuse box 342a in the engine bay Relay box 342b in the engine bay Fuse box 22a in instrument panel Relay box 22b in dashboard Hi. The Saab I'm driving now reflects on Spyker and unless Spyker can satisfy current Saab owners, why should anyone buy a new Saab.
Production ended in 1978 when only 470 examples were built. It was also introduced in Australia. I had the car towed to the dealership. In 2004, the V6 engine was replaced by a high pressure turbo straight-4 engine producing 220 hp 160 kW. The contact inspected the vehicle, and found a large gas leak due to the fuel line loosening from the pipe.
Adding forced induction will usually require a lower compression ratio or water injection. The town of likewise used Saabs from 1980 onwards, but in 2005, the black 9-5 patrol cars were replaced by , due to budget reasons. The manufacturer informed her that the vehicle was included in the recall and to take the vehicle to a dealer for repairs. The vehicle was towed to a repair facility the following day since all of the fuel leaked out of the vehicle. Cruise control was available on various models and xenon headlamps were fitted as standard on high-end variants. Some components have their own harnesses for distributing power in the component.
It is not easy locating performance parts or remaps for the 3. After the mechanic fixed a broken window driver door , the two buttons for opening the baggage lock and for opening the fuel door are not working anymore. In the United States, the 9-5 was introduced in the spring of 1998, for the 1999 model year. The current and failure mileages were 68,690. This engine was available only with an automatic transmission, and cars with this engine installed are distinguishable by their twin tailpipes.
In the United States was available, and provided as standard equipment in selected 9-5's from 2001 onward. The power gains on the Diesel engines start to make petrol ownership irrelevant. The vehicle has not been repaired. Read through our to see what the benefits of each mod are and please join the chat in our new This entry was filed under. I called the same independent dealer who immediately had the car towed. Then there is the 3.
The fuel line was ripped, and one smelled gasoline all over the passenger side of the vehicle. I think the result will essentially the same, i. The confusion usually comes, since many of the open slots are loaded with spare fuses, which makes it hard to discern which fuse is what. She drove the vehicle to the dealer and they developed a securing bracket to secure the fuel lines to the fuel pump. The exact method of the deformation is not clear. A good high performance sports exhaust is an essential to balance your engines need for free flowing air, just adding an induction kit on it's own will do little to increase your power.
You can leave a response below or to discuss this article and car modification in detail with our members. With a turbo the boost curve is related exponentially to the engine speed making it hard to map. The last 9-5 sedan of the first generation rolled off the production line at the beginning of July 2009, and the last wagon was assembled on February 1, 2010. . Upon inspection, I could see that the fuel 'line out' from the pump under the back seat had come out, forcing fuel out onto the road, just in front of my right rear wheel. The distribution units contain all the car's fuses and relays, with the exception of the relay in the passenger seat which allows operation without the ignition being on.
The manufacturer stated that a diagnostic test would be performed in order to find out if the vehicle was related to the recall. If you liked this page please share it with your friends, drop a link to it in your favourite forum or use the bookmarking options to save it to your social media profile. The current mileage was 60,000 and failure mileage was 54,000. The first generation 9-5 was introduced in 1997, for the 1998 , as the replacement to the. Saab 9-5 Overview Manufacturer 1997-2010 2010-2012 Production 1997—2012 Assembly Sweden: Trollhättan Body and chassis 1997—2012 2010—2012 Chronology Predecessor The Saab 9-5 is an that was produced by the automobile maker.