Date: Tue, 08 Dec 1998 06:04:53 -0800 From: Justin VanAbrahams <jvanabranopsamnet> Subject: Re: 900S Automatic?
Linda wrote: > > We have just acquired a 1988 900S 16v with a 3 speed automatic. The car does > not appear to have its 2nd gear. If you try to put it in passing gear > nothing is there.. or if you manually pull it into 2nd there is nothing > there. My question is this.. Is that an easy repair with a snap band or > something of that nature? If it is a really expensive repair we will just > sell it as parts... The car is very clean ( it has never had any paint > work ) and the engine is solid.. Thanks in advance Linda I hope you didn't pay much, because it sounds like the tranny is in fact shot. Saab auto trannies are not "service friendly" and are short in the external adjustments category... -Justin