Date: Tue, 21 Jul 1998 07:17:46 +0100
From: chatignoux jacques <>
Subject: Re: SAAB 95  Reliability Problem

Attention Gearbox Problem ++++ ATTENTION SAAB 94-95 etc… and 9.3 ? ++++ Will SAAB cars have gearbox problem ? :-/ On a 900 with 160.000 km… Is here Saab reliability ? :-c In a first time, SAAB France given't any responses on this gearbox problem (in spite of the information given by garage owner). Will SAAB cars have gearbox problem ? :-o But, I have professionnal use of my car. Despite responses, I'm obliged to send my car on the garage for a standard exchange! :-( When all is said and done, I write a letter to the General Manager for information ? Is here the client's quality service ? :-o No responses of the gearbox reliability problem ! :-O SAAB France suggest to change car !! Is this confirmation ou invalidation of SAAB reliability ? 8-1 New letter for the General Manager to confirmation that I don't want to change car. |-O SAAB France confirme that they can't take charge of the gearbox repair because of the mileage car. Is this confirmation ou invalidation of SAAB reliability ? (:-< Will SAAB cars have gearbox problem ? {} Philippe VAN DER MEULEN. Directeur Général Saab France. Bernard BARBEAU. Directeur Réseau Ouest. Michel SIGNORET. Responsable régional Ile de France. You have ok to LOSE a client. SAAB in Black => Client dans le NOIR {} Charles H. wrote: > In article <6oqar0$>, "Michael Baum" > <> wrote: > >We are interested in purchasing a Saab 95 (1999). We've also seen > lousy > >reports of prior Saab's electrical systems (such as in Consumer > Reports). > >Can anyone point us to objective information regarding reliability > (in > >general) and with regard to its electrical system (specifically)? > >Also, anyone with personal experience as an owner? > > Hi, Michael > > Here are owner feedback from month old 9-5 2.3L (1710 miles): > 1) B pillar is a bit too thick (safety?) that sometimes it is blocking > > driver's side/blind side view. > 2) C pillar is a bit too big that blocking your rear view (safety > again?) > 3) Inside driver door opening handle linkage broke at 1310 miles. SAAB > dealer > replaced a new one, warranty. > 4) Whistle sound from drivers side mirror at above 55 MPH > 5) Loud road noise (when comparing with my old Buick Park Ave) > 6) Solid engine performance. I love to watch cars get smaller and > smaller on > my rear view mirror when I go uphill. :-) > 7) not too bad sound system, for me :-) > 8) haven't seen one on the road > 9) No turbo delay > 10) no problem with electrical system so far > > hope this helps..... > > CH

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