Carefully bend in the lower edge of the cover with a screw- driver. The engine family and appropriate tune-up specifications are iden- tified on a label affixed to the left front inner fender. Trunk, Coupé and 5-door Tools and spare wheel. The manual also contains all Saab wiring diagrams, since it will be much easier for a motorist to correctly adjust or repair the electronics of a car. The higher powered version of the 9-3 was the Viggen.
Be sure the right amount of water is there. When the fog light is next needed, it will have to be switched on manually again. Safe working load 2000 lbs. The needle should be in the middle of the scale when the engine is at normal operating temperature. New tires must be graded and labeled in accordance with new Federal regulations. Breaking-in Fuel consumption may be somewhat higher during the break-in period the first 3,000—.
Use a flashlight if you need more light. Once identified you may be able to repair the fault yourself or you may need to take it to the mechanic — but one way or the other it will save you money that you would have had to spend if the fault had worsened. Safety lock Safety lock The tailgate has a safety lock which is acti-. Airbags inflate extremely rapidly and with great force - to be fast enough to protect an adult in the seat. Two-coat enamel As the name implies, two-coat enamel is applied in two operations. These reduce the risk of whiplash injury if the car is hit from behind. During calibration the display indicates the figure 0 or the fault codes 01-23 that have been found.
The warning light could signify that the airbags may not inflate in a crash, or they could. The switch for the interior lighting is on the over- head panel next to the rearview mirror. When the engine is sub- sequently started, the evaporative emission canister is gradually purged as air is sucked into it through a shut-off valve. Take the car to an authorized Saab dealer to have the system checked. The voice-activated system will dial the number. The parking brake is situated between the front seats and acts on the rear wheels.
Remove it by depressing the catch on the underside. In Canada, please call the Saab Customer Assistance Centre at 1-800-263-1999. Car care and technical information Drive belts. Adjust the mirror in day position. Factory issued glove box manual.
Car care and technical information Courtesy lights doors and floor and luggage-compartment lighting. Research has established that it is danger- ous for rear-seat passengers not to wear their safety belts. Connect the positive lead to the positive + battery terminal red , and the negative lead to a good ground point, e. It is switched on and off using the buttons on the instrument panel. It is an unavoidable fact of time that, after a while, wear and tear can lead to faults developing.
Folding down of the rear seat is easier if the front seats are not all the way back, and the rear head restraints are folded down. If you must drive with the trunk lid open, all windows and the sunroof if fitted must be closed and the cabin fan on at its highest speed setting. The battery installed in your new Saab has filler caps. It is driven via a Poly-Vee-belt from the crankshaft pulley. Three modes for the automatic transmis- sion can be selected: Normal, Sport and Winter. Always use the correct Wattage bulb accord- ing to application.
For short drivers, special accessory pedal extensions are available through your Saab dealer. Fault in key transmitter or in igni- tion-switch receiver. As the engine temperature rises, the fan speed is increased and air is routed towards the floor. You should have your car checked by a Saab dealer as soon as possible. Engine-management system with catalytic converter. The Trionic T7 system developed by Saab is an intelligent engine-management system designed to achieve optimum drive- ability under differing driving conditions.
The sun sensor is centrally located on the dashboard panel between the defroster nozzles. Brake pads should only be replaced by an authorized Saab dealer. Call on an authorized Saab dealer for inspection and correction. Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian govern- ment. If winter tires are installed, the same type must be installed on all wheels. Instruments and controls Parking brake warning light This light will show when the parking brake is on see page 162. Engine families Saab cars imported into the United States and Canada meet all applicable emission control standards.