Porosity in the rear of the engine block can cause oil leakage around the rear engine cover. Porosity may be found at rear of the engine and the repair procedure in the service bulletin describes using RTV silicone sealant to fill the porosity. There is also an updated rear engine cover for when porosity is found on the gasket mating surface.
Engine Oil Leak at Rear Engine Cover Area on Saab 9-7x
Average mileage: 156,000 (156,000–156,000)
Engines affected: 4.2L 6 Cylinder, 5.3L V8, 6.0L V8
8 people reported this problem
1 person shared problem details
2009 Saab 9-7x- 4.2L 6 Cylinder156,000Visitor
Had leakage in the rear part of the radiator to the power fluid hose.the piece that connected them together was rotted.
Oil can leak from the oil pressure sensor causing a loss of pressure at the sensor and illumina...
We bought the 06 Saab 97x a couple months ago & our hometown mechanic told us it has a slow lea...
problem is oil is getting into one spark plug but no one has a clue from where
Rear spring sensor malfunction can cause the rear suspension to sag requiring recalibration of...