1997 Saab 900 Repair and Maintenance
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1997 Saab 900 ProblemsLack of Boost or Over Boost Condition Due to APC Solenoid Failure
The APC Solenoid, also known as the boost pressure control solenoid, can fail creating an over-boost condition or a lack of boost from the turbocharger. This may be felt in an abrupt loss of acceleration under heavy load (climbing a hill, or quick acceleration).
The air conditioning expansion valve can fail causing poor, or no cooling from the AC system.
1997 Saab 900 QuestionsCan anyone tell me how to fix a leak in my air con unit without to much hassle (1 answer)
It had a leak when I got it and I've no idea where to start looking
Recently I had my car undergo a "smoke test" prior to repairing whatever was causing my check engine light to come on, 2 months before emmissions test due. They found my purge valve was damaged, so I replaced it. When I returned to mechanic, they cleared my check-engine light for free. ...
Vehicle sat one year. Started up first time after replacing all fluids and filters. Uses no oil. Has 180,000 miles. Gets 32 miles to the gallon. Spark plugs pulled. Look fine. Compression tested reported with in specs. Cant find the source of the check engine light after resetting usually...