Date: Sat, 24 Feb 2001 06:57:12 GMT From: "Brian Greene" <delinquent1nopsamdnet.att.net> Subject: Re: Viggen vs base 9-3 differences?
My base 9-3 (2000) is covered for 3yrs. Ken Ferguson <Ken_Fergusonnopsamosoft's.web-based.e-mail.com> wrote in message news:VWBl6.4739$oX3.417860nopsamread1.prod.itd.earthlink.net... > The 3 yrs of free service does not apply to base 9-3's > > > Kalman Rubinson <kr4nopsamedu> wrote in message > news:l3pd9tk6j65e086t149ig6748ns0l2413nnopsamcom... > > Depends on where you live. > > > > >I think that the Viggen is quite a bit different than the base 9-3 (or > even > > >the 9-3 SE). The Viggen has better seats, a different engine (with > higher > > >boost levels and--I think--a different turbo), a different exhaust, > > >Automatic Climate Control, > > > > 9-3SEs have ACC. > > > > > a different suspension, better brakes, free > > >service for 3 years (other than oil changes at certain intervals), > > > > Don't they all come that way in the US today? > > > > > 17 inch > > >rims and tires, different engine management system (I believe), and > better > > >steering wheel. I'm not sure about the transmission. It also has a > chromed > > >exhaust tip, a rear spoiler, body molding, a better stereo, and power > seats > > >(driver's with memory). > > > > My SE has power seats (driver's with memory). > > > > >My recommendation: > > >drive both, determine what your budget is, then decide. > > > > Yup. That's the only way to appreciate the difference. > > > > Kal > >