2002 Saab 9-3 Repair and Maintenance Costs
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2002 Saab 9-3 ProblemsKnocking Noise While Turning and/or a Banging Noise When Driving on Rough Roads
A knocking noise while turning and/or a banging noise when driving on rough roads may develop in the front suspension. This type of noise is commonly caused by a front strut thrust bearing damaged due to water intrusion. Our technicians tell us revised thrust bearings are available to correct this concern.
2.0L engines may become low on engine coolant with no cause found for the coolant loss. Our technicians tell us than in some cases the engine block may require replacement due to porosity.
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) and/or traction control light may illuminate. This can be caused by corrosion in the (ABS) wire harness connector at the right front wheel speed sensor due to water intrusion. Corroded connectors should be cleaned or replaced as necessary to correct this concern.
2002 Saab 9-3 Questionsmy battery is very hot, it killed every battery I tried (4) (2 answers)
It spits the battery fluid just like your radiator would when it overheats. Don't have any idea what is causing this problem. Please Help
I have bought 3 new batteries since I purchased the car 1 month ago.
Misfire code P1213 showing.