2004 9-3 Convertible Technical Specifications



Engine
Layout
1998 cc. 4 cylinders. In-line. Aluminium cylinder head and block. Turbocharged, intercooled. DOHC, 16-valve. Balancer shafts. Dual-mass flywheel.
Installation
Front, transversely-mounted, hydraulically-damped. Front wheel drive.

Transmission
Type
5/6 speed manual gearbox. 5 speed automatic
transmission, Saab Sentronic manual selection.
Steering wheel buttons selection, (automatic option).
Clutch
Single, dry-plate, diaphragm spring.

Steering
Rack and pinion, hydraulic power assistance. Turning circle: 10,8 m (kerb to kerb)
Lock to lock: 2,97 turns

Suspension
Front
McPherson struts and gas shock absorbers. Anti-roll bar. Mounted on hyrdoformed sub-frame.
Rear
Independent, four link, including toe-link. Coil springs. Gas shock absorbers. Anti-roll bar. Mounted on sub-frame.

Brakes
Hydraulic, dual circuit, vacuum booster. ABS, Mechanical Brake Assist (MBA), Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD).
Discs:
285 mm ventilated / 278 mm solid steel (175 bhp)
302 mm ventilated / 292 mm ventilated steel (210 bhp)

Wheels/Tyres
Linear: Steel, 6.5" x 15". 195/65R15
Arc: Alloy, 6.5" x 16". 215/55R16
Vector: Alloy, 7.0" x 17". 215/50R17
Aero: Alloy, 7.0" x 17". 215/50R17

Weights*
Kerb: -1580-1680 kg
Load weight: 390 kg
Max. trailer load: 1600 kg
Distribution: 55% F / 45 % R

Capacities*
Fuel tank: 62 liters
Trunk: Soft-top up: 352 litres
Soft-top down: 235 litres
Washer Reservoir: 5.0 liters

2.0t2.0T
Max. power:129 KW (175 bhp)
@ 5,500 rpm
155 KW (210 bhp)
@ 5,300 rpm
Max. torque:265Nm
@ 2,500 - 4,000 rpm
300Nm
@ 2,500 - 4,000 rpm
Bore/Stroke:86 mm x 86 mm86 mm x 86 mm
Compression Ratio:9.5:19.5:1
Max. boost preassure:0.70 bar0.85 bar
Ignition/Fuel injectionSaab Trionic 8 engine management. Direct ignition. Multi-point fuel injection.Saab Trionic 8 engine management. Direct ignition. Multi-point fuel injection.


Performance2.0t*2.0T*
0-100 kph (s)M5 9.0
A5 10.5
M5 8.0
A5 9.5
60-100 kph 4th gear (s)M5 9.2
A5 -
M5 8.4
A5 -
80-120 kph 5th gear (s)M5 14.0
A5 -
M5 11.5
A5 -
80-120 kph 6th gear (s)M5 -
A5 -
M6 15.5
A5 -
Top speed kphM5 220
A5 215
M5 230
A5 225

Fuel consumption2.0t*2.0T*
Combined (l/100 km)M5 8.8
A5 9.7
M5 9.0
A5 9.8

M5 = five-speed manual gearbox
M6 = six-speed manual gearbox (2.0T with F40-6 RC gearbox and 3,55 Final Drive)
A5 = five-speed automatic gearbox
* Preliminary figures


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