Date: Fri, 21 Nov 1997 01:38:03 GMT From: jr1nopsamam.ibm.net (JR) Subject: Re: How reliable are Saabs?
On Wed, 19 Nov 1997 19:44:51 -0800, "Yura Wang" <yura.wangnopsamdnet.att.net> wrote: >Hi, > >I am very interested in buying a one or two year old used Saab. But every >time I toss the idea out to my friends, I immediately receive just an >onslaught of comments about how I'm in for a slew of breakdowns. What is >everyone's experience with Saab's reliability? > >Thanks. > > I have an 88 9000 that is still going. It has no rust and little more than normal maintenance. I hope to keep it going another ten years, and fully expect to. However, My brother in law bought a 900 last year. It had numerous major breakdowns, including throwing a piston through the hood. He finally got rid of it and went with a volvo. Take your pick!