Date: Fri, 4 Apr 2003 22:42:47 +0000 (UTC)
From: h.hillnopsamh.net (Harry Hill)
Subject: Re: 1999 Saab 9-5 SE V6


On 3 Apr 2003 18:23:15 -0800, jk4062nopsamo.com (jk) wrote: >Hi All, > >I'm about to buy a used Saab 9-5 SE V6 ... while working on 1999 S70 >AWD deal. This Saab has about 59K miles on with Vented seat option. > >I like this car. Are there any known problems about 1999 SE V6 and/or >what to watch out? > >Please advise ... > >Thanks > >jk Don't forget you will use more petrol than in the 4 cylinder cars, but my view is that the smooth relaxed driving of the V6 is well worth it. Granted, my experience of the 2.3L 9-5 is limited, but I found it sluggish and unwilling by comparison, as well as being noisier, because I had to tread harder on the throttle to get anything like the performance I take for granted in my V6. Go for it! Best wishes, Harry Hill

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