2005 Saab 9-3 - No low down power

9-3 1.9 tid auto Problem
The Problem
Joined: 7 years ago | Fixes: 10 | Profile

Car starters and idles fine put foot on throttle slow to respond until reaches 2500rpm then springs in to life no engine light on no fault codes stored tried mas air flow cleaned out inlet manifold checked timing rail pressure 300bar on idle tried boost pressure sensor droped front pipe and run up still same engine smoke when hot blue smoke can some one help please thanks Andy

Car Saab 9-3
Variant 1.9 tid auto
Year 2005
  All Saab 9-3 Problems
Category Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
Recalls Saab 9-3 Recalls
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Could be the turbo waste gate valve...
Jon Turner
Joined: 7 years ago | Fixes: 54 | Profile
EGR valve.
Joined: 10 years ago | Fixes: 425 | Profile
does the car have any turbo pipes leaking or split ?are there any hissing noises at all
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