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Re: What's it like owning one of the "new" 9-3s (GM)?
Posted by Roger Harris [Email] (more from Roger Harris) on Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:56:22
In Reply to: What's it like owning one of the "new" 9-3s (GM)?, bender [Profile/Gallery]
, Sun, 5 Aug 2018 17:05:02
We purchased at 2006 9-3 in 2009 as a 22,000 mile SAAB certified car and it has been great. It now has about 135,000 miles. Gas cap, Crank position sensor and new front springs were all done under warranty. Gas tank sender is erratic and had to replace passenger dock electric look. Other than those items it has been a great car. No rust in New England - even has the original complete exhaust. Last year purchased at 2011 9-3 with 30,000 miles and it has no issues today at 41,000 miles. 2007 and up cars had less troublesome central electronics but some higher mileage late model cars got cheapened intake valves which should be checked by a compression test before purchase. Great power, handling and good gas mileage. Stick with the Turbo4 - no need for the V6.
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Posts in this Thread:
- What's it like owning one of the "new" 9-3s (GM)?, bender , Sun, 5 Aug 2018 17:05:02
- Re: What's it like owning one of the "new" 9-3s (GM)?, Roger Harris, Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:56:22 <-- Viewing This Message
- Thank you very much for SO MUCH DETAIL!, bender , Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:38:52
- Re: What's it like owning one of the, Sarunas , Thu, 9 Aug 2018 09:45:45
- Re: What's it like owning one of the "new" 9-3s (GM)?, Tim, Wed, 8 Aug 2018 15:32:44
- Re: What's it like owning one of the "new" 9-3s (GM)?, Justin VanAbrahams, Sun, 5 Aug 2018 17:05:03
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