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Date: Fri, 16 Nov 2001 08:41:12 -0600
From: "Tore Voldbekk" <tore_voldbekknopsamandnews.com>
Subject: Re: 93 9000CSE-to buy or not to buy


"Geo" <emailnopsamebsite.com> wrote in message news:cq1J7.113965$WW.6957696nopsamsc05-news.ops.worldnet.att.net... > I'm thinking of getting a 93 9000 CSE with 105k miles but with all the > horror stories I'm reading I'm having second thoughts. I had a 88 9000S that > stranded me with a dead clutch (master cylinder), bad electronics and other > treats. Now I'm reading about exploding crankshafts, deteriorating engine > mounts, mysterious problems. It appears Saab hasn't cleaned up it's act. But > that turbo, moon roof, traction control, power everything sure is tempting > and it looks so delicious in red. Ah, the eternal quandry: substance or > appearance. I think it depends more on the prior driver and how they took care of their car. My last car was a 86 9000turbo. I had it for many years and when I sold a year ago it it had over 350 000 miles. Didn't have any problems with it at all, except for that the AC didn't work, and a little rust under the front doors.

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