Date: Thu, 05 Sep 2002 22:13:38 -0400
From: KeithG <>
Subject: Re: gearbox noise??

the NG900 is not known for 'tranny whine' or the 'death whine of the pinion bearing', that is the C900 ('79-'93). Have it checked out, though. Possibilities: Wheel bearings, transmission bearing, CV joint, Shifter coupler... KeithG Lineone wrote: > This is about the right mileage for the notorious SAAB gearbox whine. When I > first experienced it, I asked the question and got the following reply: > > "Most likely the pinion bearing in the tranny. You can find this and > other > info on our faqs regarding your car. Tw <> wrote in message > news:gcRb9.2759$ > >>I am getting a noise which I think i from the transmission when i ease off >>the throttle on my 1997 , 900S Turbo. Is this likely to be a problem > > with > >>the gearbox, >>or something else. any thoughts. The car has done 101,000 miles , and i > > have > >>checked engine/gearbox oil levels. >> >>Any thoughts?? >> >> > > >

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