Date: 18 Jan 2005 20:12:27 GMT
From: Dave Hinz <>
Subject: Re: A few questions before buying a 01 9-3 convertible

On Tue, 18 Jan 2005 15:05:25 -0500, PAPAGENE4JACK <barberirealtynospamcom> wrote: > I have owned a saab conv since 1992 It has been nothing but headaches,the > only reason I kept it is because the top goes down. Yes, I think you mentioned that already. Several times. > last year I put in my > 4th yes 4th automatic trans. That's amazing. > They are notorious for chewing up > transmissions. They are? > The car has its first head gasket at 35k. That's very unusual. Did you run it without coolant? > Some small > stuff 4 exhaust systems in 13 years, that sounds like a lot. Do you do many short trips? > many sets of brakes. Brakes are a normal wear item. > Bring the car to the dealer, > and the bills are huge. Dealers charge money to fix things. > The leaks are a constant problem,right now I have > given up I have oil,antifreeze, powersterring leaks and i am sick of > bringing to get them fixed because more come back. Maybe you're going to the wrong people to fix your car, if they keep fixing the same thing over and over. Maybe they're not fixing it right? Just a suggestion. > They tell me the newer > Saab ar not as much grief, but my daughter has a 2000 and she was happy > she just leased it. Whatever you do , do your homework and dont listen > the these so called saab experts in here. Yeah, because we actually, you know, back up our statements with facts and experience and stuff, where you just reply to unknown posts, without any context, making vague statements in a whiny manner. Kind of shoots your credibility a bit, when it's clear it's impossible to make someone like you happy, doesn't it?

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