Date: Sun, 24 Aug 2003 21:16:25 -0400 From: "Kenneth S." <nimrodnopsams.com> Subject: Re: should a buy a saab
ngu wrote: > > Is your 900SE powered by the V6 2.5 litre engine? > > If so, this engine is sourced from GM and not Saab's own. I've heard of > plenty of problem with this GM engine. Timing belt horror stories, let > alone Check Engine light. > > The 2.0 light pressure turbo on my MY95 9000 is Saab's own and is very > reliable. No "Check Engine" light at all (other than during the > self-checking upon startups). The only engine related work in all these > years is a fan belt replacement. If this question is directed at me, my car is a 1996 900SE with the 2.0 litre turbo-charged four-cylinder engine. That's not a GM engine, as I understand it.