Date: Fri, 03 Apr 1998 12:42:17 -0800
From: Ken Washington <kenwashnopsam.net>
Subject: Re: '87 9000S Overheating?


Dennis, I bought my 87 9000S 5spd the end of this past December. It had 145890, when I bought. My temperature guage does pretty much the same thing, when I stop in traffic at a long light, especially, if I'm not running the A/C. I live in Maryland, near Andrews AFB. I flushed the previous owners coolant the second day I had the car. As long as the temperature guage does not go past the 3/4 mark, you should be okay. Mine runs at about the 1/4 mark in cooler weather and at mid-point on days like today about 70 degrees. If you are running the A/C, the cooling fans should kick in. Mine has over 149,000 on it now and runs like silk. Ken Washington 87 9000S

Return to Main Index

The content on this site may not be republished without permission. Copyright © 1988-2019 - The Saab Network - saabnet.com.
For usage guidelines, see the Saabnet.com Mission and Purpose Page.
[Contact | Site Map | Saabnet.com on Facebook | Saabnet.com on Twitter | Shop Amazon via TSN | Site Donations]