Could this be the end. - Saab 9000 Bulletin Board - Saabnet.com


[General | Members | C900 | 9000 | NG900 & OG93 | 93 | 95 | NG95 | 99 | Sonett | Vintage Models | Performance | Detail | Clubs & SOC | Other Cars | FAQs | Gifts | Member Photo Galleries | Member Directory | Classifieds | Service/Mechs | Manuals | *Buddy Registry | *Mileage Registry | Polls | What's New | Raffle | Photo of the Month | Sponsors]

9000 Bulletin Board
1985-1998 [Subscribe to Daily Digest]
(Search Author's Posts: e.g. Keyword:username)*Members Only


[Main 9000 Bulletin Board | Post Followup | BBFAQ ] [ Prev by Date ] [ Next by Date ] Member Login / Signup [Latest Member Gallery Photos]
Could this be the end.
Like This Post:
Posted by Saaberite (more from Saaberite) on Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:17:48 Share Post by Email
In Reply to: Re: And so?, Matt, Thu, 16 May 2019 20:11:09
Alert me when someone posts in this thread:

This is the really the hardest decision for me to make; keep her or say goodbye. I've been a SAAB owner since 1983. Cureently my daily driver is a beautiful Lemans Blue, 5 sp manual, garage kept 96 9000 CS, upgraded to full pressure Turbo with 139K; only owner. Car spent all but its 1st 6 months in North Central FL. Runs great, manual trans shifts smoothly. There are a couple minor issues which I'd planned on tackling like remote doorlocks etc.. A few months ago, I replaced both front hubs and most of the front end bushings. The left wheel bearing was shot, really shot. However, ever since, I've been hearing that bad bearing sound coming from the right side, which aggravated me to no end. Couldn't tell where the sound was coming from, so I did nothing. It has since gotten loader/worst. I can't seem to pinpoint which bearing is bad, but I doubt it's the wheel bearing since its new. I just placed the car on jack stands and ran it in gear, but I cannot duplicate the same noise with the wheels off the ground. As a matter of fact, I can hear the noise better when sitting in the car. All other bearings seems like they are a PITA to replace & I losing the drive to tackle that kind of repair. So, I'm asking for you all for your advice, should I keep her or should I say goodbye to her? To be honest, I don't even know what I'd replace it with if I do let her go.

Thanks in advance
Saaberite


posted by 69.34.130...
Posts in this Thread:
Alert me when someone posts in this thread:

Post a Followup

No Site Registration is Required to Post - Site Membership is optional (Member Features List), but helps to keep the site online
for all Saabers. If the site helps you, please consider helping the site by becoming a member.

Name: Member Login / Signup [Latest Member Gallery Photos]
E-Mail: (Optional)
Re-Enter E-Mail: (Confidential & Secure - Not revealed to other users!)
Note: Please check your spam folder for BB responses.

Subject:

Posting rules are simple - No for sale/wanted ads may be posted here - use the site classifieds.
You may not cross-post your message to multiple BBs.
Not permitted: political/religious topics and being disrespectful (personal attacks, insults, etc...).
Site Members do not see any red text, inline ad links, bottom of page anchor ads, box ads, or anti-spam check.

Message: (please no for sale/wanted classifieds - post those in the Saabnet.com Classifieds)
Links are now automatically made active, no need for any special code (or use the Option Link field below) - don't put links in () or end with a '.'
To add inline images to your post, use [img]http://www.domain.com/img.jpg[endimg] (or use the Optional Image Link field below).


Links are now automatically made active, no need for any special code (or use the Option Link field below) - don't put links in () or end with a '.'
To add inline images to your post above, use [img]http://www.domain.com/img.jpg[endimg] (or use the Optional Image Link field below).

Optional Link: (e.g. http://www.saabnet.com/)
Link Title: (Optional)
Optional Photo/Image Link: (e.g. http://www.saabnet.com/img.jpg)
Photo/Image to Upload: [Member Only Feature] - Sign Up





The content on this site may not be republished without permission. Copyright © 1988-2020 - 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]

This is a moderated bulletin board - Posting is a privilege, not a right. Unsolicited commercial postings are not allowed (no spam). Please, no For Sale or Wanted postings, SERIOUSLY. Classifieds are to be listed in The Saab Network Classifieds pages. This is a problem solving forum for over 250,000 Saab owners, so expect to see problems discussed here even though our cars are generally very reliable. This is not an anything goes type of forum. Saabnet.com has been a moderated forum since 1988. For usage guidelines, see the Saabnet.com Mission and Purpose Page. Please remember that you are not anonymous. Site Contact | Site Donations | Other Sites by SP - Poverty2Prosperity.org
Your address is: 18.208.132.33 - Using CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/) - Logged.


Site Members do not see red text instructions, bottom of the page anchor ads, or box ads.
Click here to see all the Site Membership Benefits!