2001 Saab 9-5 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Saab 9-5
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2001 Saab 9-5 ProblemsEngine Dies while Driving Or Will Crank but not Start
The direct ignition cassette can fail causing the engine to die while driving, and/or it will crank but not start. The engine may also have a rough idle and run roughly. Diagnosis may discover trouble codes for random misfires.
The front passenger side axle can wear, and the tri-pod bearing is known to fail. Vibration can be felt from the passenger side when the axle becomes worn.
If the engine will crank but not start, it may be the fuel pump has failed. Diagnosis may find no fuel pressure when attempting to start the engine.
2001 Saab 9-5 QuestionsWhat is the voltage suppose to be at the fuel pump plug? (1 answer)
All dash lights come on. Car sputters and chugs. Will not accelerate. Just replaced battery 10/2013. Was running fine until it suddenly happened. No other warning signs or issues.
rattling just put a new idler pulley on a little over a year might have 100 miles on it and sat for a year started up first try with loud squealing coming from front of the motor sounds like when the last on went bad. Also a Very loud ticking/ knocking noise coming from timing chain area anyone e...