Saab 9-3 Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss Problems

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss Problems and faults
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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 wont start.return on sunday car start but lot of white smoke from exhaust.

2002 Saab 9-3 2.o turbo
Posted: May 12, 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 even though both brake lights are ok. Anyone else had this prob?

2007 Saab 9-3 2 lt convertable
Posted: Jan 15, 2013
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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 unless I take my foot off the pedal, when it stops. After 10 minutes more the pow...

2005 Saab 9-3 1.9TiD Turbo Diesel Vector Sport (160bhp)
Posted: Nov 15, 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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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 turned ON in SETTINGS - is this right?

2011 Saab 9-3 TTiD4
Posted: Apr 23, 2012
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No low down power

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 ch...

2005 Saab 9-3 1.9 tid auto
Posted: Jan 29, 2012
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Smoking, loss of power, have been told its the inlet manifold

going to cry, just sold my alfa with engine management problems, purchased a saab 1.9 turbo diesel, 2004, 150bhp. Noticed it had been loosing power under load and smoke coming out of the exhaust and ...

2004 Saab 9-3 turbo diesel
Posted: Aug 16, 2011
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Immobiliser car wont start electrical fault

just replaced battery with new one 3 days ago not used car 2 days key wont work says immobiliser fault now key fob or manual key wont lock/unlock doors no lights working changed fob battery now rechar...

2003 Saab 9-3 2.2tid
Posted: Aug 11, 2011
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Squilling niose on start up

i have a saab 93 2000 model ...on start up the starter motor sounds like a pig squilling but im not sure it is the starter motor any other problems it could be? enguin is fine and no smoke from the ...

2000 Saab 9-3 s
Posted: Mar 3, 2011
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Starting problem - Please Help!

Over the last few weeks my SAAB 9-3 has been playing up when starting. I have tested few things and hooked it up to the computer but no error codes stored! I have notice that when I press the re...

Saab 9-3 2.2TiD SE
Posted: May 5, 2010
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Not able to accelerate

when trying to pull away the car will not accelerate. it goes into gear ok but the revs will not pass 1200 for around 100 feet / 8/10 seconds - then it bites & away no problems. i can hear a very fain...

2005 Saab 9-3 Tid sport
Posted: Feb 21, 2010
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Flat battery-central locking

i have a flat battery... the central locking has no power to work.. key by itself doesn't work... what can i do to get in??

2000 Saab 9-3 se
Posted: Sep 14, 2008
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Engine "blips" after warm up

The engine "blips" after warmed up when driving, goes to stall but doesn't, however when I reach my destination, and the car is still warm it will easily turn over but will not fire up, just starting ...

2001 Saab 9-3 2.0 se turbo
Posted: Mar 30, 2008
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Humming Noise During Deceleration

The vehcile has started to hum when accelerating through certain speeds or decelerating through certain speeds. The noise is present with or without revs so I have discounted the engine/gearbox. Sound...

2005 Saab 9-3 1.9 Vector Sport Diesel 120
Posted: Mar 23, 2008
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