Engine Dies while Driving Or Will Crank but not Start on Saab 9-3

The direct ignition cassette can fail causing the engine to die while driving, and/or it will crank but start. Diagnosis may also discover trouble codes for random misfires.

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Average mileage: 120,946 (65,500–162,340)
Engines affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo, 2.8L V6 Turbo
5 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2008
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2001 Saab 9-3- 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo
Car cranks but won't turn over
2002 Saab 9-3- 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo135,000
Changed plugs and DIC also changed Crank Position Sensor as a precaution.
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