Date: Fri, 25 Aug 2006 22:25:28 +0100 From: Colin Stamp <col.dustbinnospamp.plus.com> Subject: Re: My SAAB 9-3 Conv wont start ?
On 25 Aug 2006 08:42:31 -0700, "jeffro" <jeff.trendellnospamel.net> wrote: >Hi again >Here's my problem..perhaps I could ask for some advice from the people >out there who know. >The car will not start ! it turns over and fires and seems to just >about to run but does not quite make it. >I have checked the usual..it has fuel, plugs are fine and it has a >spark. >Any suggestions gratefully recieved. > >Theres no Saab dealer for miles ! > >Jeffro Do you hear the fuel pump whirring behind you for a second or so when you turn on the ignition before starting? Can you smell petrol at the exhaust after trying to start it? Cheers, Colin.