Date: Sat, 28 Jul 2007 13:39:25 GMT From: still me <wheeledBobnospamo.com> Subject: Re: How to Program a New Remote for my 1997 900SE Convertible 2.0 L Turbo
On Sat, 28 Jul 2007 00:50:25 -0000, Northern Lights <hensleyp77511nospaml.com> wrote: >I just bought a 1997 Saab 900SE Convertible 2.0 L Turbo, which came >with one key and one remote. I bought a couple of remotes and a >couple of keys, but have been told that you have to take the car to >the dealer to get them programmed. Is this true? If it is, how much >would you to expect to pay to get a dealer to do the programming? If >not, does anyone know how to program the remote and key? > >THANKS! >Paul Yes, either a dealer or an independent saab mechanic (cheaper, same job). Typical cost is $50 usd to program. If you need keys, you will have to order them from the dealer. Bring *all* your remotes. It is cumbersome, but it's related to allegedly more secure anti-theft solutions. Congrat's on the '97 vert. If you post more info about miles and what's been done, we can give you some important maint advice.