Category Archives: SAAB

D223L – engine won’t start on a flat surface – Solved!

My 2001 9-3 2.2 TID (125 BHP) won’t start when it is parked on a flat (horizontal) surface However when the car is park on a hill with its nose downwards the engine starts in a crank or two. This … Continue reading

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B204 oil pressure drops

This problem is driving me insane! Initially the car, 1999 SAAB 9-3 convertible FSP/HOT (T5, 200HP engine, stage 0), had initially a intermittent blinking oil pressure light. This should be fixable, i thought. Well that seems to be for the … Continue reading

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SAAB connecting your phone to AUX

The stock audio is certainly the best looking audio system you can get, imho. Audiophiles could opt for a better quality system but my personal preference is the SAAB AS2/AS3 system. While commuting i tend to listen to podcasts on … Continue reading

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In with the new…

Out with the old… and in with the new! Still keeping it black!

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Tech2 – RS-232 Loopback not connected

We also bought a Tech2 device. Our supplier Cathy from Hippotech from Shenzhen Hippo Tech Co., Ltd. sent us fairly quickly the device. After a few days we received the boxed “car diagnostics sample unit”. Playing around with the it … Continue reading

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