1996 Saab 9000 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Saab 9000

1996 Saab 9000 Problems

Oil Leaks from the Oil Pan Gasket

Oil commonly leaks from the oil pan gasket requiring replacement of the gasket. Oil drops may be seen on the ground if the vehicle is parked over night.

Coolant Leakage between the Cylinder Heads

Coolant leakage between the cylinder heads can be caused by failure of the oil cooler cover seal. Mixing of oil and coolant is possible and would be seen in the coolant expansion tank.

Difficulty Shifting into Third Gear

If it is difficult shifting into third gear, the third gear synchronizer and gear are subject to wear.

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1996 Saab 9000 Questions

how to solve a White smoke problem, after a new engine and a new turbo? (1 answer)

Dear sir,

I have a SAAB 9000 CD 1996 its make a white smoke, there is no smoke at start up when the engine cold, but when the heat raised to the middle level the smoke getting start, I also changed the engine , and change the turbo, so what is the exact problem and what is the solution.


Headlight (2 answers)

How much to replace the entire headlight structure that is cracked. Not just a lamp.

repair cost for both upper & return hose & replace reservoir (2 answers)

Price to replace reservoir, upper & return hoses on power steering

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