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My problem started with the key ignition. it won't turn I drip oil in the slot. then started working fine for about 5 months. until it wont turn again, but a month ago the speedometer wont work, at the same time ABS light, brake light and a square light with an exclamation sign would come on, and the shifting light won't work. Other times when I turn the key on everything would work fine. recently it got worse. the

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SOURCE: Brake? Problem with 01 Saab 9.3

to begin i dont know what it means to say expensive or not how ever, all the lights at the same time could only mean one thing the problem could be in one of the diodes in your alternator is bad thus turning on all the lights on the dash board,

now regarding your brakes especially on saab;s shake or vibration is caused by uneven surface on the brake rotors (usualy the front) my suggestion is to replace the front rotors and the brake pads at the same time.

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SOURCE: 2001 Saab 9-3 was driving

take the vehicle to your nearest saab dealer and ask for a diagnostic scan, yuo have a sensor failure, if left it could be expensive.

Posted on Dec 20, 2008

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SOURCE: speedometer, check engine, hazara and tcs lights stay on,

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It ken be many problems,bad contact ,clamping force,tcs/abs unit.
The best you ken do is conect the TECH2 to check def.codes!

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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SOURCE: speedometer not working and check engine light is

ONLY APPLIES TO CONDITION OCCURING AFTER WORKING ON BRAKES
My son's 1998 9-5 had similar issues after we had rebuilt the callipers and had a general refurbishment of the front hub. No amount of bleeding the brakes or checking components resolved the problem. We were resigned to taking it in for a diagnostic report but found that after driving a short distance the warning lights disappeared despite having previously run the car in drive with the front wheels raised which was when we noticed the lack of speedo.
My guess, and had been a bit of hope, is that the system needed to recalibrate after all the work we had done. Perhaps it hadn't liked the front wheels turning whilst the back remained stationary - whatever.


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SOURCE: Saab 93 keys not working

i have the same problem.somitimes the locks do not open and other times they do.if if it dosen't i open the car door manually.when i put key in ignition, the
key does not turn. on the disply screen a sign appears reading "the key can not recieve/ accept. contact service. please please if you have a solution post it here.

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