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OSC assignment recently changed in our area
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Posted by MI-Roger [Email] (#882) [Profile/Gallery] (more from MI-Roger) on Fri, 18 Jun 2021 09:42:52 Share Post by Email
In Reply to: Another Service Center Closed - Albany NY, Smoghead, Thu, 17 Jun 2021 17:22:03
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The previous Official Service Center assignment was at the Chevy-Cadillac Dealership which sold SAABs until the brand's demise. In January of this year the Dealership returned all SAAB parts to ORIO and forfeited their Official Service Center title/rights.

Luckily for SAAB owners the OSC assignment was granted to or purchased by the local Independent SAAB Service Shop. This shop has been in business since at least the early 1980's. The two original owners sold the shop in 2017 to the former Chief SAAB Technician at the local SAAB Dealership. The new OSC is so busy that they have added an additional Mechanic! I believe they now have four Techs now but it might be five.

The former Dealership now refuses to even perform Oil Changes on SAAB cars, regardless that the same 2.0T engine is found in many Chevrolet products!

Hopefully some other local skilled shop in your area will pick up the OSC title.

_______________________________________ Saabs owned: 2008 9-5 Aero Sedan, sold at 227K miles 2006 9-3SC 2.0T - Wife's daily driver 2000 Viggen Convertible - Summer Fun Car 1964 Quantum IV Formula Car - Retirement project 2000 9-5lpt Sedan, sold at 318K miles


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