9-5 Technical Specifications



SAAB 9-5 TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS, 2000 MODEL YEAR (U.S.)

 

ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS

 

2.3L Turbo (9-5)

2.3L Turbo (Aero)

3.0L V6 Turbo (9-5 SE)

Type

4-cylinder, inline

4-cylinder, inline

6-cylinder, V-configuration

Displacement

2.3 liter (2,290 cc, 140 cu.in.)

2.3 liter (2,290 cc, 140 cu.in.)

3.0 liter (2,962 cc, 180 cu.in.)

Aspiration

Water-cooled turbocharger with APC charge pressure control, intercooler

Water-cooled turbocharger with APC charge pressure control, intercooler

Single-bank water-cooled turbocharger with intercooler

Horsepower @ rpm

170 @ 5,500

230 @ 5,500

200 @ 5,000

Max. torque (lb.-ft.) @ rpm

207 @ 1,800 — 3,500

258 @ 1,900 — 3,800 MT

243 @ 1,900 — 4,600 AT

229 @ 2,500 — 4,000

Fuel injection

Saab Trionic 7, Saab direct injection

Compression ratio

9.3:1

9.3:1

9.5:1

Bore x Stroke

3.54 in. (90 mm) x 3.54 in. (90 mm)

3.54 in. (90 mm) x 3.54 in. (90 mm)

3.38 in. (86 mm) x 3.35 in. (85 mm)

Arrangement

Transverse

Valve train

Double overhead camshafts, 4 valves per cylinder

Cylinder block

Cast iron

Cylinder head

Light alloy, cross-flow type

Cooling System

Water-cooled, thermostatically controlled electric radiator fan

Fuel Requirement

Unleaded 87-93 AON (Aero: Unleaded 92-93 AON)

 

ELECTRIC SYSTEM

Ignition

Saab Trionic with Direct Ignition

Alternator

1755W, 130A

Battery (maintenance-free)

12V, 70 Ah

 

DRIVETRAIN

Type

Front-wheel drive

Manual transmission

Fully synchronized 5-speed with hydraulically actuated clutch

Automatic transmission

Electronically controlled 4-speed with 3 shift programs: Normal, Sport & Winter; and direct mechanical lock-up in third and fourth gears

Transmission ratios:

2.3L 4-cyl. Turbo;

5-speed Manual

2.3L 4-cyl. Turbo;

4-sp. Automatic

3.0L 6-cyl. Turbo,

4-sp. Automatic

First

3.38:1

3.67:1

3.67:1

Second

1.76:1

2.10:1

2.10:1

Third

1.18:1

1.39:1

1.39:1

Fourth

0.89:1

1.00:1

1.00:1

Fifth

0.66:1

N/A

N/A

Final Drive

4.05:1

2.56:1

2.56:1

 

EPA FUEL ECONOMY RATINGS

Model

9-5

9-5

9-5 SE (V6)

Engine

2.3L Turbo, 170 hp

2.3L Turbo, 170 hp

3.0L V6 Turbo, 200 hp

Transmission

Manual

Automatic

Automatic

Est. MPG, City/Hwy

21

29

19

27

18

26

 

 

EPA FUEL ECONOMY RATINGS – 9-5 AERO

Model

9-5 Aero

9-5 Aero

 

Engine

2.3L Turbo, 230 hp

2.3L Turbo, 230 hp

 

Transmission

Manual

Automatic

 

Est. MPG, City/Hwy

20

28

18

24

 

STEERING

 

Type

Power-assisted rack and pinion, impact-collapsible steering column

Steering ratio

15.9:1

Turning circle

35.4 ft. (10.8 m)

Turns (lock to lock)

2.9

 

CHASSIS AND SUSPENSION

Front suspension

MacPherson struts, lower wishbone, coil springs with twin-pipe gas shock absorbers, stabilizer bars, integrated wheel bearings.

Rear suspension

Independent, multilink with inner and outer stabilizer bars, coil springs, gas shock absorbers.

Braking system

Four-wheel disc with power assist and anti-lock braking system (ABS), dual diagonal with four electronic channels (EBD: Electronic Brake force Distribution), self-adjusting, asbestos-free pads, ventilated front discs.

Brake disc diameter

Front: 11.34 in. (288 mm), 12.05 in. (306 mm) V6 and Aero models

Rear: 11.26 in. (286 mm)

Parking brakes

Mechanical self-adjusting on separate rear wheel drums.

Tires & Wheels:

9-5

215/55 VR 16 all-season radial tires, 6.5 x 16 three-spoke alloy wheels

9-5 SE

215/55 VR 16 all-season radial tires, 6.5 x 16 five-spoke alloy wheels

9-5 Aero

225/45 R 17 all-season radial tires, 7.0 x 17 three-spoke alloy wheels

INTERIOR VOLUME

 

EPA size class

Midsize

Seating capacity

5

Interior volume

114.9 cu.ft.

Front head room (in.)

38.7

Front leg room (in.)

42.4

Front shoulder room (in.)

56.9

Rear head room (in.)

37.6

Rear leg room (in.)

36.6

Rear shoulder room (in.)

56.5

Trunk capacity

15.9 cu.ft.

DIMENSIONS

 

Wheelbase (in.)

106.4 (2703 mm)

Front track (in.)

59.9 (1522 mm)

Rear track (in.)

59.9 (1522 mm)

Overall length (in.)

189.2 (4805 mm)

Overall width (in.)

70.5 (1792 mm)

Overall height (in.)

57.0 (1449 mm)

Fuel capacity

18.5 gallons (U.S.)

Aerodynamic drag

0.29 Cd

Curb weight (lbs.) (Base curb weight with standard equipment)

9-5 (2.3L)

3,360 (manual)

3,420 (automatic)

9-5 SE (3.0L V6)

3,520 (automatic)

Weight distribution

60% front / 40% rear

 

 

 

SAAB 9-5, 2000 MODEL YEAR

STANDARD ON SAAB 9-5 MODELS:


PERFORMANCE

2.3-liter 4 cyl turbocharged 170-hp engine

5-speed manual transmission

Electronic Traction Control System (TCS)

Hydraulically actuated clutch

Anti-lock braking system (ABS)

Three-spoke 16-inch light-alloy wheels

215/55 R 16 all-season radial tires

SAFETY

Saab Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)

(Driver and passenger front airbags)

Side-impact protection system

Saab Safeseat:

Manually activated "childproof" rear door locks

Color-keyed 5-mph impact resistant bumpers

Saab anti-theft protection alarm w/engine immobilizing

Split wide-angle exterior mirror, passenger side

Daytime running lights

EXTERIOR

Power sliding glass sunroof

Protective bodyside moldings

Aerodynamic headlamps, flush lenses, halogen bulbs

Front and rear fog lights

Headlamp wash/wipe

6-jet high-pressure windshield washer

Front cornering lights

Side guidance reversing lights

Side-mounted direction indicator lights

Undercoating and anti-corrosion treatment

INTERIOR & SEATS

Luxury velour upholstery

Walnut-trimmed instrument panel

Electrically adjustable front seats

Head restraints for four seats, provision for a fifth

Adjustable front armrest

 

 

 

 

 

 

INTERIOR & SEATS

Automatic Climate Control, CFC-free

Separate temperature controls for driver and passenger

Double cabin air filter, electrostatic & adsorptive charcoal

Side window demisters, front & rear

Power windows

Electrically operated and heated mirrors

Remote lock/unlock and anti-theft system

Central locking, with key or remote (1 door or all)

Tinted heat-absorbing glass

Double, dividable sun visors

Dual illuminated vanity mirrors

Interior light with delay/door instep illumination

Refrigerated glove box, illuminated and lockable

Storage compartments in the doors and seat backs

Cupholder in dashboard fascia

Cupholders in center console (1) and rear armrest (2)

Overhead grab handles, all outer seating positions

Internal trunk and fuel lid release

Closing handle inside trunk

Rear seat foldable entirely or 60/40 split

Center rear armrest with pass-through opening

Cargo anchorage loops and illumination in trunk

Luggage net

Plush carpet floor mats

Courtesy delay for headlights

DRIVER CONTROLS & INSTRUMENTATION

Analog instrumentation (speedometer, tachometer, boost gauge, fuel & temperature gauges); digital odometer, incl. trip

Dashboard Night Panel feature

Warning lights: open door or trunk/failed light/low fluids

Saab Car Computer (SCC)

Electronic speed control

Variable intermittent wipers

Steering wheel adjustable for reach and height

Leather trimmed steering wheel, handbrake and gear level knob (also gaiter on manual)

Audio system radio/CD/cassette, 150w, 7 speakers, antenna amplifier

Audio remote controls in steering wheel

Rear window-mounted dual antenna system

Prewired for trunk-mounted 6-CD changer

Prewired for hands-free mobile telephone

STANDARD ON SAAB 9-5 SE MODELS: STANDARD ON SAAB 9-5 AERO MODELS:

In addition to or instead of equipment listed above In addition to or instead of equipment listed above


3.0-liter 6 cyl turbocharged 200-hp engine

Electronically controlled 4-speed automatic transmission

16-inch five-spoke light alloy wheels

Classic leather upholstery

3-position memory on driver’s side (incl. mirror settings and tilt- down passenger-side mirror)

Harman/Kardon audio system, radio/CD/cassette, 240w,

9- speakers

Auto-dimming rear view mirror

 

2.3-liter 4 cyl high output turbocharged 230-hp engine

Sports-tuned suspension

17-inch three-spoke light alloy wheels, 225/45 R17 tires

Aero-specific exterior styling package

Classic leather upholstery w/ sport steering wheel

3-position memory on driver’s side (incl. mirror settings and tilt- down passenger-side mirror)

Harman/Kardon audio system, radio/CD/cassette, 240w,

9- speakers

Auto-dimming rear view mirror


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