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2006 Saab 9-7x Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Saab 9-7x

2006 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 fuel level sender can malfunction causing the fuel gauge to always read at the full level.

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2006 Saab 9-7x Questions

also is it common to replace your wheel bearing twice a year?

I was turning onto my street, it was raining and I almost lost all control of my truck. it was almost like I was sliding on ice. then something came up on my dash and said "something active" I couldn't get the first word but it was a longer word. it started with an S. I just got thi...

We bought the 06 Saab 97x a couple months ago & our hometown mechanic told us it has a slow leak of course the dealership we bought it from totally denies it but we are worried we bought a lemon has anyone else run across this problem

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2006 Saab 9-7x Recalls

These vehicles are being recalled because the headlamp driver module (HDM) can overheat and fail. This will cause the headlights and daytime running lights to stop working. Loss of this lighting will affect the ability of the driver to see the road and reduce the vehicle's visibility to oncoming vehicles, both of which increase the risk of a vehicle crash. The remedy for this problem is still under development and not yet available.

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.

Vehicles first sold, or currently registered, in certain states where salt is used to de-ice the roads are being recalled because fluid may enter the driver's door module, causing corrosion that could result in a short in the circuit board. A short 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. As of this time, the remedy plan is still being finalized and a notification schedule has not been determined. The GM recall number is 12180.

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2006 Saab 9-7x Reviews

Had an '01 Lexus RX300 before this. I like the ride and handling in the Trollblazer much better. This is a really underrated vehicle. It's built on the GMT 360 platform like the Tailblazer and Envoy (and others), but the handling and ride were modified by Saab engineers. It sitts about 1 inch lower. The interior is excellent! It has proven to be a very solid car. The only significant i...

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