Saab
9-3
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Head Gasket Leakage on Saab 9-3

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The head gasket may leak oil externally. The oil will be visible around the cylinder head and block area.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 125,000 (61,000–180,000)
Engines affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo, 2.3L 4 Cylinder Turbo
5 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003
9 people reported this problem
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not fixed yet.
oil leak into coolant, thankfully not coolant into oil. Oil leaks from cylinder head. White coating on spark plugs and o2 sensor. replaced gasket timing chain, re machined head, etc..
exterior leak passenger side rear head gasket