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Model

TSB Number

Description

9-3

641-2060

Cold draft from steering wheel

9-3

99-02-855c

Fitting bottom steering column cover

9-3

99-08-731b

Transport support

9-3

811-1993

Fifth bow seal

9-3

98-12-811

New lift mechanism for rear side windows

9-3

811-1989

The soft top does not open

9-3

811-2092

Noise from fifth bow lock mechanism

9-3

811-2100

Noise from the door window glide rollers

9-3

811-2101

Soft top cover latch jams due to deformed hinge

9-3

811-2187

The plastic holder for the headlining to the third bow comes undone and the headlining sags

9-3

811-2160

Soft top cover does not open or first bow hits soft top cover

9-3

811-2091

Rattling inside the first bow and latch handle difficult to operate

9-3

811-1950

Replacing connecting tab on electrically heated rear window

9-3

811-2234

Noise from side window seals on convertible

9-3

811-2236

Soft top cannot be operated

9-3

831-2109

Door weather seal fits poorly at top of B pillar

9-3

831-2107ed2

Rear doors, difficult to open from outside

9-3

99-02-855a

Locking mechanism tailgate

9-3

843-1587

Adapting door mirror for tall drivers

9-3

844-1784utg2

Internal front door window seal is coming loose service directive # 11836

9-3

841-1577ed2

Noise from the upper part of the windscreen

9-3

844-1784

Internal front door window seal is coming loose

9-3

845-2191

Water leak through bridge spoiler, sports pack

9-3

850-2000

Affixing airbag label

9-3

850-2013

Checking wiring harness for side impact sensor

9-3

850-2076

Spurious DTCs in airbag system

9-3

99-08-850

Airbag system warning lamp

9-3

852-1573

Change of upholstery of backrest with integrated child seat

9-3

99-02-852a

New memory contact for front seats

9-3

852-2152

change of easy entry cable

9-3

852-2133

Noise from front seat

9-3

853-1751

Spacer washers as spare part for side consoles, seat belt member

9-3

99-03-854

A/C Compressor oil

9-3

854-2233

Water on Floor

9-3

854-2205

Stiff controls for temperature and air distribution dampers / stepper motors tick or do not work in the ACC system

9-3

870-2020

Problems adjusting heating

9-3

104-1586

Mounting of holding tool for torque converter (part # 87 92 277)

9-3

104-1728

New special tools for working on gearbox

9-3

104-1863

New special tools for working on gearbox

9-3

98-12-101

Extended warranty / support for Tech2

9-3

98-11-801

Lifting and attachment points

9-3

99-03-103

New test cables for airbag system (SRS)

9-3

99-03-104

TIS 2000 (Technical Information System)

9-3

99-09-102

Additional special tools

9-3

99-09-101

WIS Installation

9-3

210-1789ed2

Correcting engine block pitting

9-3

210-1991utg2

Carbon particles or loose deposits in the engine oil

9-3

00-07-210

Recommended Oil Grades

9-3

248-2243

Not possible to program Trionic T7

9-3

232-1734utg2

O-rings may cause problems with driveability

9-3

98-09

Blocked hose on EVAP canister

9-3

98-09b

Incorrect indication of tire size on Tech2

9-3

99-02-234

Causes, DTC P1220

9-3

248-2245

Incorrect position, rear oxygen sensor cable US

9-3

98-11-248

Tech2 software 29.000 and earlier

9-3

98-11-248b

Test Cable assembly defective for 9-3 diesel

9-3

291-1225utg2

Pressure testing the turbo system

9-3

291-2217utg2

Replacement of check valve and banjo bolt / screw to remedy blue smoke

9-3

311-1773utg2

Long Term storage of hybrid batteries

9-3

311-2009

Battery Maintenance program

9-3

363-2027

Nuts on rear window and windshield wiper arms come loose

9-3

98-11-834

Self-locking and unlocking - car fails to start

9-3

98-12-365

DICE activates the hazard flashers

9-3

99-02-367

No sound from the CD changer

9-3

371-9008ed2

Deleting Daytime running lights at customer’s request

9-3

371-1703utg4

Wiring harness repair kit

9-3

381-1934

SID Message “Time for Service”

9-3

391-1965

Handsfree installation and glass-mounted mobil telephone antenna

9-3

432-2037

Shift lock solenoid

9-3

440-2220

Common automatic transmission faults

9-3

98-12-103

New special tool for removing 5th gear synchromesh hub, manual gearbox

9-3

774-1578

New Grease for inboard CV joints (Tripod)

9-3

99-01-475

New hub center-nut for outboard CV joint entails new tightening torque

9-3

99-10-510b

Brake Pads, special types of driving (Not Viggen)

9-3

522-2043

Proper brake fluid cap fit

9-3

98-11-475

Noise rfrom outboard drive shaft CV joints

9-3

855-1900

Availability of child Tether Ancorage

9-3

98-11-854

A/C Compressor Oil

9-3

890-1889

Base solid paints with clear enamel

9-3

291-2219

Substandard turbo hose

9-3

771-2254

Adaption of wheel housing to 17” wheels

9-3

801-2242

Noise from bypass valve

9-3

841-1577ed3

Noise from the upper part of the windscreen

9-3

852-1573utg2

Change of upholstery of backrest with integrated child seat

9-3

890-2264

Damage to paint work on sill under left rear door

9-3

99-11-381a

High fuel consumption in SID

9-3

850-2108

Spurious DTCs from side airbag

9-5

113-2084

Changes to Saab original service program

9-5

99-02-852b

New memory connector for front seats

9-5

99-02-510c

Brake linings, special types of driving

9-5

99-01-371

Fault diagnosis hints related to grounding points G41S and G41P

9-5

98-10-371

Poor contact at Grounding point G30

9-5

371-2128

Adjusting wiring harness at ABS bracket

9-5

367-1960

Replacing the Audio System

9-5

340-2030

Starter motor must crank for a long time before engine starts

9-5

801-2080

Water leak on left-hand side of cabin

9-5

771-1886

New wheel bolt

9-5

732-1854

Inspection of rear suspension

9-5

644-1875ed2

Synthetic power steering fluid as a spare part

9-5

644-1853

Inspection of power steering return hose fastening

9-5

641-2115

Cold downdraft from steering wheel

9-5

524-1890

Pedal raising kit

9-5

522-1852

Inspection of brake pedal

9-5

510-1912

Vibration while braking

9-5

381-1933

SID message “Time For Service”

9-5

98-12-843

Door mirror casing comes loose

9-5

987-1858

Parking heater

9-5

890-1882

Base solid paints with clear enamel

9-5

855-2088

Road Noise in cabin

9-5

853-2173

Seat-belt warning, Damaged cable

9-5

852-1851

Inspection of tilt function, manual seats

9-5

850-2077

Spurious diagnostic codes in the airbag ( SRS )

9-5

850-2001

Affixing airbag label

9-5

843-1953

Juddering side windows

9-5

99-02-831

Wind noise from front side windows

9-5

391-1964

Hands free installation and glass mounted mobile telephone

9-5

210-2123

Battery cover chafes aginst engine cover

9-5

831-2085

Reprogramming tailgate locking logic

9-5

522-2118

Noise during braking

9-5

432-2138

Shift - lock solenoid

900NG

010-9012

Complaint of sulfur smell from exhaust

900NG

113-1906

Service Program US and CA. model year 1994-98

900NG

210-1704utg2

Addendum to the service program "retightening of cylinder head bolts"

900NG

210-1714

Changed tightening torques for cylinder head bolts

900NG

210-1797

Correcting Engine block pitting

900NG

211-9005

Engine Gaskets

900NG

212-1324

Noise due to pistons fitted the wrong way

900NG

212-1325

Piston Ring Missing

900NG

216-9007

Crankshaft Seal

900NG

232-1734

Orings generating drivability problems

900NG

234-1876

Fuel filler pipe, new screw

900NG

252-1600

New holder for front exhaust pipe

900NG

252-1627

Flexible gaiter joint in exhaust system

900NG

254-1499

Noise from secondary air injection pump

900NG

291-1098

Replacement of turbo unit

900NG

291-1225

Pressure testing the turbo system

900NG

300-9017

Connector for mobil telephones

900NG

311-1773

Long term storage of hybrid batteries

900NG

340-1722

Pre-replacement check of ignition discharge module

900NG

363-1459

Risk of blocked windscreen washer hose

900NG

367-1624

Adaption of US radio for radio reception in Europe

900NG

367-1713

Radio interference

900NG

368-1594

Fault Diagnosis, cruise control on cars with Saab Sensonic

900NG

371-1602

Sealing of electrical connectors

900NG

371-1703ed2

Wiring harness repair kit

900NG

371-9008

Deleting daytime running lights

900NG

391-1405

Using mobil telephone and communications radio equipment in Saab 900, 9000

900NG

412-9016

Correcting a customer complaint regarding clutch pedal play

900NG

441-1526

Changed tightening torque, automatic transmission

900NG

471-1544

Adjustment of bearing torque

900NG

471-1742

New oil for manual gearboxes

900NG

471-9011

Gear selector shaft oil seal, manual transmission

900NG

473-1539

New bolts for final drive

900NG

475-1883

Noise from outboard drive shaft CV Joint

900NG

500-1717

Brake Pads Saab 900

900NG

551-1579

Binding handbrake lever

900NG

631-1692

Amendment to Service manual 6 “Front Assembly and Steering”

900NG

631-1692ed2

Amendment to Service manual 6 “Front Assembly and Steering”

900NG

631-1721

Amendment to Text on wear limits in Service Manual 6 “ Front Assembly and Steering”

900NG

641-1512utg4

Squeaking Noise in steering column assembly

900NG

644-1567

Topping up with Power Steering Fluid

900NG

644-1580

Synthetic Power Steering Fluid

900NG

644-1658

Addition to Service manual 6 “Front Assembly and Steering”

900NG

644-1873utg2

Synthetic Power Steering Fluid as a spare part

900NG

732-1693

Amendment to Service Manual 7 “Suspension and Wheels”

900NG

732-1693ed3

Amendment to Service Manual 7 “Suspension and Wheels”

900NG

771-1885

New Wheel Bolts

900NG

774-1578

New Grease for inboard CV joint “Tripode”

900NG

800-9004

Lifting and jacking points

900NG

811-1696utg2

New Method for replacement of cv top cover, Saab 900 Cabriolet

900NG

811-1711

Poor adhesion between rear screen “window” and top fabric

900NG

811-9024

Convertible top electronic control module “ECM”

900NG

831-1646

New method, replacement of window and window lift, front door

900NG

831-1823

Rear door, difficult to open from outside

900NG

843-1384

Table of approved adhesives and sealents for windows and windscreen “windshield”

900NG

843-1587

Adapting door mirror to tall drivers

900NG

844-1784

Correcting complaint that internal front door window seal is coming loose

900NG

850-1744

Disconnection and reconnection of the drivers side airbag

900NG

850-1749

Disconnection and reconnection of the passanger side airbag

900NG

852-1573

Replacement of upholsteryon backrest with integrated child safety seat

900NG

852-1729

Rattling noise from passenger seat back “backrest”

900NG

853-1751

Spacers for spare part seat belt beam side brackets

900NG

854- 1612

Unplesent smell, odour from the air conditioner unit “AC”

900NG

854-1671

Condensation in air ducts

900NG

855-1900

Availability of child tether anchorages

900NG

860-1455

Scratches on bumper cover

900NG

871-1847

Ventilation fan, faulty speed control

900NG

890-1881

Base solid finishing paint with clear enamel

900NG

900-9028

Installing new accessory “Slimline” CD Changer

900NG

937-1673utg2

Error in fitting instructions for wiring harness, trailor, operation

900NG

987-1585utg2

Error in fitting instructions 750224 for the Saab compact heater

900NG

010-1769

Amendments to contents of service bulletins

900NG

010-1841

Incorrect color coding of electrical connectors in service manuals

900NG

010-9026

New tip for electrical pin removal tool

900NG

010-9032

Model code information “all “

900NG

100-9014

Tool Part Numbers: Cross referance list - Saab vs. Kent-More

900NG

101-1428

Cushioning material when raising Saab 900 94-

900NG

101-1471

Unreliable diagnostic trouble codes

900NG

102-9033

New Essential Special tool: EVAP Leak detection equipment

900NG

103-1813

New Special tool: Ignition discharge module

900NG

104-1495

Saab part numbers for lubricants

900NG

104-1586

Mounting of holding tool for torque converter (part No. 87 92 277)

900NG

104-1728

New special tools for working on gearbox

900NG

104-1863

New special tools for working on gearbox

900NG

108-1691

Expander rivet extraction tool