2005 Saab 9-7x Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Saab 9-7x
2005 Saab 9-7x Problems
Rear spring sensor malfunction can cause the rear suspension to sag requiring recalibration of the sensors.
The trunk module can fail causing the tailgate to malfunction when opening or closing.
The wiring for the transfer case speed sensor can fail causing sporadic operation of the AWD (All Wheel Drive) system.
2005 Saab 9-7x Questions
rear suspension goes down after sitting for a few hours and goes up after I start the vehicle
car is dragging and making noises when I turn
On very slippery and snowy roads tonight, the AWD is not engaging. Only the rear wheels are spinning, making the truck very bad in the snow. There are no codes in the PCM and no MIL lights.
2005 Saab 9-7x Recalls
The module that operates the power window and lock switches can allow moisture in, causing corrosion that can lead to a short circuit. This results in window and lock functions not working, and creates a fire risk. Dealers will inspect and replace affected modules free of charge to resolve the concern.
Fluid may enter the driver's door module, causing corrosion that could result in a short circuit in the door module. A short circuit may cause the power door lock and power window switches to function intermittently or become inoperative. The short may also cause overheating, which could melt components of the door module, producing an odor, smoke, or a fire. Dealers will inspect the driver's door module, if it is functioning correctly, a protective coating will be applied. If the module is not functioning correctly, it will be replaced. The GM recall number is 12180.