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Yep, i read the article and it is a known issue, kinda rare, not that common esp when you Change the oil every 5K and or drive the car aggressively ! it can be easily fixed even w / the motor still in the car! (sounds like a fun, easy fix !) it wouldn't deter me a bit fr buying a Boxster and hasn't deterred hundreds of thousands of others fr buying one either! EVERY car has foibles, faults, flaws that need to be fixed (shall we mention the classic SAAB issues? I thought not! ) also, remember pelican are good folks fr what I hear but they are selling parts and do it to make $$$! a mechanic always gets, gives a skewed view of car reliability as he works on what is broken, fails or what messed up ! it's an inaccurate statistical sample ! the ones that are fine are the "silent majority " !!! Ps, when I got my 99'9-3 SE cv and the 02' 9-3 Viggen cv we dropped a K+ or so ea. to get the usual, expected aftermarket Nick Taliaferro, Genuine Saab braces, improvements! (and man do they work ! and well ! ) If your Saab is stock? you are missing out on a greatly enhanced driving experience! spend $ NOW! If you are an enthusiast, a REAL performance car driver you need to quickly address whatever issues EVERY car has, optimize them for the way you drive! hardly any car is perfect fr the factory! that's part of the fun of owning one ! to improve it! perfect it! All cars are a "work in progress "!
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- I've had 20+ cars, and not one has really replaced my saab..., Johnson, Wed, 6 Sep 2017 15:30:35
- You can laugh but..., Cary, Mon, 7 Aug 2017 16:09:13
- Finally replaced my Saab with a BMW 320i, Sam8, Fri, 4 Aug 2017 13:31:34
- Re: Replacement for my saab an Alfa Romeo ! seriously !, neil dale , Fri, 28 Jul 2017 23:29:371
- Re: Replacement for my saab, 2002Viggen, Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:49:30
- Re: Replacement for my saab, Pete , Tue, 25 Jul 2017 19:34:58
- Volvo S60/V60, EGD , Mon, 24 Jul 2017 02:12:08
- Re: Replacement for my saab, BarryMabel , Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:57:20
- Another SAAB!, Paul from Palmyra, PA, Sun, 23 Jul 2017 02:17:331
- Re: Another SAAB! yes ! buy all the used ones now if you can !, neil dale , Fri, 28 Jul 2017 09:55:311
- Problem is, Feq451, Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:29:49
- I like the tech package in my 1989 c900..., Snowmobile , Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:46:231
- Behind? behind who? didn't know it's a competition, GFW3pedals , Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:00:111
- I don't see a problem, JerseySaab , Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:08:45
- $29,990 Regal Sportback +7 cu ft on a 9000., Norm9-5, Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:41:33
- Didn't GM just sell Opel to Peugeot?, SRS900S, Thu, 27 Jul 2017 19:09:37
- Even cheaper than that, starts under $26K, A1-turbo, Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:26:29
- Re: $29,990 Regal Sportback +7 cu ft on a 9000., QuietTide , Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:24:27
- probably what we will do, Snowmobile , Sun, 23 Jul 2017 15:21:30
- Love my A4, DE , Sat, 22 Jul 2017 15:39:37
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