1999 Saab 9-3 Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1999 Saab 9-3
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1999 Saab 9-3 is between $428 and $523 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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1999 Saab 9-3scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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The direct ignition cassette can fail causing the engine to die while driving, and/or it will crank but start. Diagnosis may also discover trouble codes for random misfires.
Oil leaks from the timing cover, valve cover, and/or rear main seal may be due to excessive crankcase pressure. An updated PCV (Positive Crankcase Ventilation) kit was released to fix this concern.
Noise sounds like Wha Wha Wha...
tried manual advice pressing choices on key fob
I've replaced ball joints CV axcels brakes sway bar links its driving me crazy
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE BRAKE RESERVOIR LABEL WAS OMITTED. THIS DOES NOT ...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSSENGER VEHICLES. FAILURES OF THE "EASY ENTRY" CABLE IN THE FRONT DRIVE...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE AIR BAG ALERT LABEL ON THE DRIVER SIDE VISOR WAS O...
Overall (4 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
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Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
October 17, 2015
I too love my Saab!!! I bought it in Feb of 14 & I've had to do some work on it. But like the other reviewer I too Google DIY projects, order my own parts & then tell the mechanic what to do. I can...
May 05, 2014
I purchased my Saab in February of 2014. I love it !! I named her "Spunky", because she is that and alot more. So far I've has to put front tires on her, and now an alternator bracket/pulley/bel...
October 14, 2011
This is the car I always wanted. Bought it in 2008 for $5,800, it had 88,000 miles on it. I knew I'd need to do repairs right away, and this was true: convertible top hydraulics needed replacing, t...