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

Saab 9-3 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2008

Engines Affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo, 2.8L V6 Turbo

Average Mileage: 120,946 mi (65,500 mi - 162,340 mi)


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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