The anti-lock brake system (ABS) and/or traction control light may illuminate. This can be caused by corrosion in the (ABS) wire harness connector at the right front wheel speed sensor due to water intrusion. Corroded connectors should be cleaned or replaced as necessary to correct this concern.
The ABS and/or Traction Control Light May Illuminate on Saab 9-3
Average mileage: 118,538 (25,000–224,500)
22 people reported this problem
10 people shared problem details
2008 Saab 9-325,000Visitor
Anti lock brake failure traction control failure stability control failure. I've had it into the dealership 5 times and still not fixed. GM won't back there product and is still making me try to have the dealership service it. I don't seem to have much faith that they will fix my issue.
2008 Saab 9-347,000Visitor
Right brake light failure, traction control and turning lights (not blinkers) warnings show up on my dash read out
2002 Saab 9-3224,500Visitor
Saab dealership diagnosed it as ABS controller pump said it would cost $3000 to repair but the car is not worth the cost
2002 Saab 9-3120,000Visitor
When you accelerated the gas pedal. To quickly pass another vehicle. The traction light comes on.....! Also the car vibrates... Furthermore you push the ac button and the steering wheel vibrates up and down.....!
2004 Saab 9-385,000Visitor
stability message and tire pressure message
2002 Saab 9-375,000Visitor
Abs, stability, traction failure fixed multiple times
2006 Saab 9-3119,253Visitor
Replaced the entire right front wheel hub assembly ABS wire harness and light still wont go off.
2008 Saab 9-360,000Visitor
had to have wiring harness replaced as it had been repaired to often
2006 Saab 9-3150,000Visitor
Total rainy nite and on the way home the same three lights hit on, antilock brake malfunction, traction control failure, stability control failure. just had the brakes done, does this only mean i line just got wet?
2004 Saab 9-3202,500Visitor
just repalced the rear abs wiring harness and the abs light still wont go off.