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Old 09-05-2012, 05:32 PM   #21
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I've owned a couple of them: 88 900 turbo and a 97 900 Turbo. Cars handled well and ran fine as long as you took care of issues as they arise. The biggest downfall I noticed was the turbos gave up the ghost in both cars not long after I bought them. I have a love/hate relationship with them. Love the way they look and drive; but hate to own one. :-)
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Old 09-05-2012, 05:43 PM   #22
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ehh, I was never a fan of Chinese cars myself
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Old 09-05-2012, 05:48 PM   #23
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Old 09-05-2012, 09:03 PM   #24
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They make good aircraft.
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Old 09-05-2012, 09:08 PM   #25
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The more you tinker with them, the more they break. That's even what my friends Saab mechanic said He has a 9-6 Aero chipped(raised psi) lowered, exhaust, and a few other things, and it moves. It's a really nice car but seems a bit problematic, especially its electronics.
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Old 09-05-2012, 09:09 PM   #26
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Save time and just get a Volvo 850 or 850r
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Old 09-05-2012, 09:34 PM   #27
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Far better choice than any Saab...

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Old 09-06-2012, 02:37 AM   #28
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You'll probably be alright with a 99 9-3. Its when they started using GM engines that it all really went down hill.

But I must agree with everyone else. Forget the saab and buy a e30 or a volvo. You can get a nice e30 convertable for a few grand.
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Old 09-06-2012, 03:24 AM   #29
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Saab cabrio? Nice car for a hairdresser or a woman in her 40s.
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Old 09-06-2012, 12:28 PM   #30
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well, went and looked at it last night. had a lot of problems, but nothing I couldnt fix. Just didnt get hard for it like I thought. I am hopefully going to look at a pair of e30's this guy has for sale.
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Old 09-06-2012, 12:34 PM   #31
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Far better choice than any Saab...

Price tag of repair on the S60R is far higher then the E46 or SAAB 93!
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