Date: Sun, 27 Sep 1998 13:21:46 +0000
From: labelnopsamet1.I-net.net (futureman)
Subject: Re: Should I buy a high-mileage Saab?


In article <19980926120904.15093.00002414nopsam.aol.com>, mdixon1918nopsamcom (MDixon1918) wrote: > Greetings! > > I've always admired the classic lines of a Saab (and a Mercedes, and a Volvo) > but could never justify the price of a new one. Now, however, I'm looking at a > couple of used Saabs: > > A 1985 900s with 134,000 miles for $2,350 OBO. > > A 1988 900s with 170,000 miles for $3,200. > > Both have thorough service records and seem to have been well-maintained. But, > of course, the miles worry me a bit and I do need reliability. Anyone have > experience with high-mileage Saabs who can offer general advice on what > problems to anticipate? > > Mark E. Dixon > Wayne, PA Hi, My '90' 900s turbo is just coming up to 220,000miles. It still drives like a new car, just keep it serviced by a garage you trust and it will keep going forever. I am just about to have the engine bottom end checked for wear and stuff but it has had no major work needed on the car from new. I LOVE THIS CAR........ BUY ONE NOW!!!!!!!

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