Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2005 13:14:55 GMT From: Johannes <johsnospam-gets-nowhere-sizefitter.com> Subject: Re: Idling at 450rpm
sda100nospaml.com wrote: > > I didn't think there was a Haynes manual for the 9-5... I must look > again. > > I think I got you confused with someone from another group, in the US - > my apologies. > > My car is a 9-5 SE Auto (lpt), 1998 S. > > I've managed to find a breakers yard that will do me a used throttle > housing for 130 inc. or a new one for 275 inc. The used one has a 3 > month warranty and the new one a 1 year warranty. Should there be > anything wrong with a used one with limited warranty? > > I have been told I will need to get the ECU fault code reset, but the > SAAB specialist who gave me the original quote of £625 + vat, for the > throttle housing hinted that it would also require some reprogramming > of the ECU. > > Many thanks again, > Steve :) Hmm. The ECU fault code eventually resets itself after a few starts with no engine faults.