900 & 900S Basic Specs



                              1982 SAAB 900, 900S
                             BASIC SPECIFICATIONS
ENGINE

Cylinders                          4 in line
Displacement                       121.1 cubic inches (1985 cc)
Bore                               3.54 inches
Stroke                             3.07 inches
Compression Ratio                  9.25:1
Net Horsepower (SAE)               110 @ 5,250 rpm
Net Torque (ft/lbs)                119 @ 3,500 rpm
Camshaft                           Overhead, 5 bearings
Fuel System                        Bosch Continuous Fuel Injection
                                        with Lambda Control
Emissions Controls                 3-way catalyst, EGR, decel dashport (automatic)
                                        decel fuel shutoff (manual)
Fuel Requirements                  Unleaded, 87 minimum
Fuel Tank Capacity                 16.6 gallons
Cooling System Capacity            10.8 quarts
Engine Oil Capacity                4.0 quarts

EPA Fuel Economy Estimate - Manual Transmission              21 City, 33 Highway
                          - Automatic Transmission           21 City, 27 Highway
TRANSMISSION

                                        Manual                    Automatic

Front Wheel Drive                            Yes                     Yes
Single Dry Plate Clutch               Yes, front mounted             ---
Primary Gear Ratio                          0.84:1                 0.97:1

Number of Forward Gears                       5                       3

Gear Ratios:   1st                      13.74:1         1st  9.02:1
               2nd                       7.77:1         2nd  5.47:1
               3rd                       5.22:1         3rd  3.77:1
               4th                       3.76:1
               5th                       3.03:1
               Reverse                  14.01:1     Reverse  7.9:1

Final Drive Ratio                        3.67:1              3.89:1
BRAKES, SUSPENSION, STEERING, WHEELS
Diagonally divided, two-circuit foot brake system
Vacuum power assist

Wheel Brakes, Front                               Discs
Wheel Brakes, Rear                                Discs
Handbrake                                         On front wheels (mechanically
                                                       operated discs)
Rack and pinion steering gear
Power steering on all models
Steering wheel turns, lock to lock                3.6

Independent front wheel suspension
Transverse arms with pivoted coil springs
Rigid rear axle, tubular

Rims 900:                                         Steel, 5 1/2J x 15 CH
                                       900S:      Aluminum alloy, 5 1/2J x 15 H2

Tires                                             185/65 SR 15

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