2004 Saab 9-3 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Saab 9-3
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2004 Saab 9-3 ProblemsInability to Maintain or Control AC or Heating Temperature
The shaft for the air blend door can fail creating the inability to adjust the AC or heating temperature. The AC or Heat will not maintain the proper temperature.
The thermo contact in the AC compressor can fail, which means the compressor may fail to engage or disengage.
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.
2004 Saab 9-3 QuestionsIt's a manual transmission vehicle. How much would the clutch replacement be? (1 answer)
Cylinder 2 is miss firing
2004 Saab 9-3 RecallsDriver's Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures And Sprays Metal Fragments
The driver's frontal air bag inflator may deploy the air bag with excessive pressure, resulting in the inflator rupturing and causing metal debris to be sprayed onto vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.
The seat belt retractor for the driver's front seat may break, resulting in the belt not retracting properly and securing the occupant. Dealers will replace the driver's front seat belt retractor free of charge to resolve the problem.