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Possible 900 purchase
Posted by Mxfrank (more from Mxfrank) on Tue, 9 Jan 2018 08:59:05
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I sold my last SAAB almost 20 years ago, and haven't thought about another since. But yesterday, I heard about a car in the local police impound. It's a theft recovery, and the owner hasn't come forward to claim it. They are going through the process of obtaining clear title, and it will go for next to nothing. The only obvious damage is that they pulled the console and ignition switch when it was stolen. The console is still there, but the switch is ruined. The car is a 1991 900 turbo convertible. My question is whether it makes sense to buy an old SAAB as a daily driver. It was tough to keep my "new 900's" on the road twenty years ago, but the "old 900's" always seemed to be more solid. Nowadays, my concern is availability of parts and shop manuals.

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