Saab 9-3 Problems

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Most Common Saab 9-3 Problems

A knocking noise while turning and/or a banging noise when driving on rough roads may develop in the front suspension.
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) and/or traction control light may illuminate.
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2 Known Saab 9-3 Brake Problems

3 Known Saab 9-3 Drive Train Problems

7 Known Saab 9-3 Electrical & Lights Problems

15 Known Saab 9-3 Engine Problems

1 Known Saab 9-3 Exhaust & Emissions Problem

5 Known Saab 9-3 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

4 Known Saab 9-3 Suspension & Steering Problems

37 Known Saab 9-3 Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Saab 9-3 years 2003, 2002, and 1999 are the most likely to experience problems.
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