I've 2 Saab 9-5, a 1999 and a 2004 .
The 1999 has a very smooth idle, the only exception is on very cold winter mornings when there is some noticeable vibration.
The 2004 however is noticeably rougher in comparison - and was staring to idle a bit ubevenly several months back, then on a recent trip the CEL lit and the throttle body failed. It's now back to just being rough, but the uneven idle was a precursor to the TB failure.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Rough idle- 9-5, mshank, Fri, 14 Jul 2006 16:55:15
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5, Heath Tucker, Mon, 17 Jul 2006 08:17:34
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5, mikef, Sat, 15 Jul 2006 18:24:18
- No....., Mike Lynch , Sun, 16 Jul 2006 13:17:12
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5, Dean, Sat, 15 Jul 2006 15:02:11
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5, dtech, Sat, 15 Jul 2006 06:12:39 <-- Viewing This Message
- check your engine mounts..., Johnson, Fri, 14 Jul 2006 22:09:28
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5 IS NOT Normal, Ian Glenday , Fri, 14 Jul 2006 18:27:20
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5 IS NOT Normal - yes it is!, keeton, Sat, 15 Jul 2006 06:24:33
- different between 99-01 and 02+, steve, Fri, 14 Jul 2006 23:49:11
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5 IS NOT Normal, Hunter, Fri, 14 Jul 2006 21:16:07
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5 IS NOT Normal, JA, Fri, 14 Jul 2006 18:50:51
- I dunno......, Mike Lynch , Fri, 14 Jul 2006 18:37:45
- Relatively normal...., Mike Lynch , Fri, 14 Jul 2006 17:57:36
- Re: Rough idle- 9-5, Baab , Fri, 14 Jul 2006 17:38:31
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