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Car cuts out in traffic

My Saab 95 keeps cutting out in traffic. I have to restart the car and at times it feels sluggish when I accelerate.

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  • nfield Jan 31, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem and would appreciate help too

  • kwhitaker26 Feb 21, 2009

    My 2001 95 is doing the exact same thing.  Going to head over to AutoZone ( free computer check) and see what the error code reveals.  Will post results later today...

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Hi guys,obviously this could be any number of problems,but the most common ones to cause this is a dirty throttle intake housing,usually a good clean up rectifys this,also check the small vacum hoses for any splits or perishing as this also can cause this problem,hope this helps you's out,Bill.

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