Groaning Noise Heard From The Rear While Turning on Saab 9-7x

If a groaning noise is heard from the rear of the vehicle while making turns, the limited slip differential should be inspected. Components should be inspected and replaced as needed.

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Average mileage: 77,857 (17,000–150,000)
4 model years affected: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 more
10 people reported this problem
5 people shared problem details
2009 Saab 9-7x35,000
had to have the rear differential replaced
2007 Saab 9-7x93,000
same problem
2006 Saab 9-7x150,000
Groaning noise and shaking when backing up...still waiting to be fixed
2006 Saab 9-7x81,000
when making turns left or right, car loses power and all tires seem to drag,
2007 Saab 9-7x17,000
This was never fixed and usually happens when I'm backing up and turning.
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