Site News - 7/31 Member of the Year | 7/20 Member Feature: Fewer Ads in Classifieds & More | 7/20: Saab Convention Photos | New Feature: BB Daily Digest Email
Date: 29 Apr 1998 01:32:31 GMT
From: dddservicenopsamcom (DDDservice)
Subject: Re: Why 900 engine temp soo hot ?

I have an 85 900 Turbo and an 88 900s. Your engine temperature is not normal! Your temperature gauge should rise to mid-scale and the cooling fans should kick in and reduce the coolant temperature. The first place I would check would be the cooling fans, do they come on when standing still and idling. If the cooling fans are cycling properly then I would replace the thermostat. Of course this is based on the assumption that you have a full coolant system which includes the "expansion tank" which is really a pressurized part of the system.

Return to Main Index

The content on this site may not be republished without permission. Copyright © 1988-2021 - The Saab Network -
For usage guidelines, see the Mission and Purpose Page.
[Contact | Site Map | on Facebook | on Twitter | Shop Amazon via TSN | Site Donations]