Saab 9-3 Problem Report

Saab 9-3 Turbo failure.

(6 reports)
Turbo failure was said to be due to an oil leak. Hard shifting/no power when i'd hit the gas. Replaced and haven't had a problem with it since...have a whole host of other issues though :( -
car starts fine acceleration is very slow very sluggish but seems to be gaming at a very slow pace the turbo indicator I was told is not resetting were moving like it should -
Turbo bearing wore out and caused a complete failure. Had to replace turbo. -
seems like the turbo gauge is not accurate...while I have power I have seen the indicator get into the 'red' -
Driving down the highway, lost power pulled over called tow truck had to replace turbo. -
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