Date: Sun, 24 Oct 1999 15:41:16 +0100
From: "Simon" <smturnernopsamm.net>
Subject: Re: 88 900i Lack Of Grip


I've got a 91' 900 convertible and have the same problem in the wet. Prior to owning the convertible I had a 900 saloon and that was o.k. The convertible has Pirelli 2000's on it. I thought it was just the convertibles ? Cheers Simo. Custard Cream <the.bombnopsamin.net> wrote in message news:7uo1oj$bf2$2nopsament13-gui.server.virgin.net... > My 900i has a rather intersting problem, it wheelspins even when relativly > little revs are used. In the wet no matter how gently I am with it there > will always be a bit of wheelspin. When its dry and I give it some gas, even > when its moving at 10-15mph, the wheels will spin, its like the wheels can't > handle the torque the engine produces, the car does go like a rocket > especialy from 30 - 60. I've had the tyres replaced to little effect, is > this common with all Saabs, as far as I know the car has not been modified > in any way. Anyone have any ideas? It is fun but after a while it does get > annoying. > >

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