Date: Tue, 6 Jul 2004 12:16:13 +0000 (UTC)
From: "Tomnospamtech" <saabtechnospamnnect.com>
Subject: Re: 96 9000 aero (Intermittant hard starting on hot days)


"Fred W." <Fred.Willsnospampam myrealbox.com> wrote in message news:9eqdnSFngOffdnjdRVn-uwnospamphia.com... > > "Tomnospamtech" <saabtechnospamnnect.com> wrote in message > news:cc3rid$t5v$1nospamta.btinternet.com... > > > > "S Moe" <scottdmoenospamast.net> wrote in message > > news:GV2Fc.9885$wY5.1428nospami_s54... > > > My car starts and runs great if it is cool outside. The past few weeks > in > > > Seattle it has been in the upper 70's and 80's. Intermittently my car > > cranks > > > over and will not start. Then I wait and talk to it for a few minutes > and > > it > > > starts. It has only failed when it has been parked in the sun. It has > > never > > > done this in my garage or on cooler days. I replaced the fuel pump, > relay > > > and check valve about six months ago due to a total pump failure. I also > > > have had a new strange problem with my instrument panel going dead, > > > including the clock. The car keeps running. I pull over and restart it > and > > > everything is fine. No blown fuses, new fuel filter and no logged or > > active > > > faults. I have had lots of nice long talks with the car trying to > convince > > > it to stop this. I am stuck. Anyone have any ideas? 80,000 miles. > > > Thanks > > > > > Sounds like a classic case of ignition switch failure, Regards, Tom. > > > > Actually, no it doesn't. At least from my own experience, it has always > been no starter engagement when the switch is bad (twice now). But I > suppose it's possible that a different pair of contacts have gotten gummed > up... > > I managed to open one of them (deilicate affair) and clean the goopy grease > out and the switch worked fine afterward. > > -Fred W > > Acctually, Yes it does..........

Return to Main Index

The content on this site may not be republished without permission. Copyright © 1988-2021 - The Saab Network - saabnet.com.
For usage guidelines, see the Saabnet.com Mission and Purpose Page.
[Contact | Site Map | Saabnet.com on Facebook | Saabnet.com on Twitter | Shop Amazon via TSN | Site Donations]