Saab Car Problems & Fixes

Saab owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Saab cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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The Latest Saab Problems
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Smoking on startup.

Clouds of white smoke from the exhaust at first startup starts straight away and smoke clears after about 10 mins or run...

2008 Saab 9-5 2.3 aero estate
Posted: Mar 3, 2021
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Steering Lock Malfuntion

The car key will not engage to start car and the dashboard message says ‘steering lock malfunction’ or car key not a...

2006 Saab 9-3 Coupe
Posted: Mar 2, 2021
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Saab 900 SE 2003 convertible

Battery flat so removed and charged up. On attaching leads alarm went off. Could not stop it as it locked so unable to u...

2003 Saab 900 SE 2.0L Convertible
Posted: Jan 22, 2021
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Battery draining even after recharging. Bought new battery but no better. Needing jump start every journey.

Battery has to be charged after every journey. Bought new battery no improvement. Have had to be rescued numerous times ...

2006 Saab 94 1.9taxi sport
Posted: Aug 19, 2020
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Air blowers on dashboard

they continue to work after engine has been switched off resulting in a flat battery the next day.

2004 Saab 9-3 1.8 petrol
Posted: Jun 30, 2017
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Not starting

Hi there, my wife's car starts when it decides to I had a mehanic out and he checked for fuel and it was g...

1998 Saab 95 2.3ltr turbo petrol auto
Posted: Nov 17, 2016
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Front wheel noise

hi-my Saab 9-3 has developed a knocking or noise from the front wheels that sounds like something is lose. I can also he...

2008 Saab 9-3 1.9td
Posted: Jun 18, 2015
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500ma Battery Drain - Saab 9-5 Mk1 2001

Been fighting this for a while. Alternator and battery good. Pulling all internal fuses does not remove drain apart fr...

2001 Saab 9-5 Aero Saloon auto
Posted: Sep 5, 2014
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Brake abs light comes on when warm and speedo stops working

I have new pads and disc all round and I have cleaned all the sensors I can find but brake and abs lights come on when c...

1999 Saab 9-5 2.0 se
Posted: May 15, 2013
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Noise

noise from nearside rear wheel front end especially when u go over bumps in the road.

2002 Saab 9-3 2.0 turbo
Posted: May 12, 2013
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Ecm lights on,car start when cold but not when hot?

picked up my car from garage yesterday,drove for a mile ecm light comes on but car drive ok.went shopping came back car ...

2002 Saab 9-3 2.o turbo
Posted: May 12, 2013
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Creaking noise

There is a creaking noise underneath at front of car

2004 Saab 9-3 auto convertible
Posted: Mar 16, 2013
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False info on start up

When key is turned warnings of left side brake light not working followed by right side brake light not working show eve...

2007 Saab 9-3 2 lt convertable
Posted: Jan 15, 2013
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CD STUCK IN CD PLAYER

Help, Does anyone know how to remove CD that is stuck in CD Player. CD itself works ok but will not eject?

2004 Saab 9-3 Vector
Posted: Nov 30, 2012
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Loss of Power

For the last few days, about 10 minutes into my journey, I loose power, and am unable to accelerate. I can hear a hiss u...

2005 Saab 9-3 1.9TiD Turbo Diesel Vector Sport (160bhp)
Posted: Nov 15, 2012
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Electric roof wont shut properly!

The roof on my saab 900 xs 2.0l (1996) works perfectly fine until the final stage of the tonaeu cover 'clicking shut'......

1996 Saab 900 xs
Posted: Sep 17, 2012
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Starting

car not starting it makes a clicking noise then after several attemps the car starts

2001 Saab 9-3 2.0 turbo m
Posted: Aug 31, 2012
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Exhust back box

when i turn to the right i can hear the back box rub on the inside of the rrear wheel, alos all the rubbers are in place...

2000 Saab 95 se estate
Posted: Aug 20, 2012
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Dash board display

When the key is turned in the ignition and the car goes through its check, the TCS symbol displays OFF despite ESP being...

2011 Saab 9-3 TTiD4
Posted: Apr 23, 2012
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Top boot

when closing conv.top,1.all windows go down,2.rear boot opens,3.top folds back and down into boot well,4.boot cover wont...

1996 Saab 900 se convertible
Posted: Mar 8, 2012
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