Wheel trims naturally aspirated cars and alloys turbos were redesigned, and the Turbos also received chromed grilles. Heat is good and variable; seat heater elements replaced. The heat blows very hot. Try checking the mileage on the car to determine the likelihood of repairs. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter. These include the gearbox, top, , and body rust.
Each car was painted black, with buffalo grey leather interiors and black convertible roofs. We will look up you information in our systems and send you out a replacement mat. The right mirror adjuster does not work. This led to cost-reduction measures for the 900i. Excellent running Saab for a new family. I got the vehicle up to a very fast speed in the quickest I have ever seen in any vehicle.
Wish I still had it… About six months after I graduated from college I bought my first classic 900. Steering caster was set to +2. Power from the crank is delivered out of the engine at the front, then transferred down and back to the transmission below via a set of chain driven primary gears. Maintenance ended up being cheaper than my dad's Lexus and my brother's Mazda. More photos in my Saabnet.
The car is literally stuffed with spare parts. Fenders, trunk, doors, rocker panels. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. Recently replaced both fuel pumps and relay. All are equipped with manual transmission, as the automatic was lacking the true sportiness. The sway bars decreased body roll, but at the expense of some ride comfort and when driven aggressively, increased inside wheel spin. This enabled the use of various and also made the use of the turbocharger safer for the engine.
The plaques were serialized to indicate its number out of 325. The base 900, available with two or four doors, kept the pre-facelift appearance for 1987. Only to weekend local car meets or out to dinner etc. Everything works except the radio. It is also important to obtain a vehicle history report on any car before buying. Caveat- currently can't find the title, but I have photocopies of old titles and other paperwork from the dealer purchase, so I'm sure it'll be registerable if you choose.
Silky smooth and a ton of pickup. Saab used -made mechanical continuous fuel injection in the fuel injected and 8-valve turbocharged versions, and the and electronic fuel injection systems were used in the 16-valve versions. To increase performance, the waste gate was set at 17 psi 1. No rust complete maintenance logs, original leather folder with owners manual and Saab atlas, original tool kit. Like all Saabs, the 900 was built with unusual and unique design features that distinguished it from most other cars. I'm out of garage space and do not want to let a nice Saab sit outside. Side marker lights at the rear of the front fenders were also added, while the 900i gained new interior fabrics.
I've replaced a number of sensors, relays, and fuses, transmission is in great shape, doesn't pop out of gear and the stick doesn't shake when driving, turbo is still strong, tires have few miles and are in great shape. The styling is quirky and cool. You had to let the thing spool down when you wanted to shut the car off for fear of coking the ball bearings. The Saab 900 could be ordered with different options. Valmet even developed a prototype of an even longer, seven seat as a concept car of an.
Power everything, some service records Turbo replaced at 100k. Seller Feedback Sellers on eBay have a feedback rating that can be used to determine their reliability on the site. Included in the sale are 4 spare Aero rims and a Thule roof rack. The Winchester edition was a 4-door slate blue sedan and blue velour interior and wood trims. This feature also eliminated the stoop in the cabin at the footing of the door, as seen in automobiles of other manufacturers, thereby preventing water and debris from collecting and possibly entering the cabin or initiating corrosion, as well as enabling passengers to enter and exit the cabin without need to step over several inches of ledge. Unlike the earlier version, the H-engine is very durable. There were built in seat heaters and they were fully adjustable, height, tilt, even lumbar support.
This is an amazing little Saab and has been a joy to own. The most changes were done in the interior. Saab Wimbledon made the Sprint and the Sport. I bought this car from a small dealer last Fall thinking I'd use it as a donor for a 16v turbo swap, but ended up not having the time. Look for this to gain information about the technical aspects of the model being sold. I named her Falcon as in the Millennium Falcon , and like her namesake, she's got it where it counts. It was run by the.
The interior has been professionally redone and this one has a premium sound system. Saabs are not for everyone, but I love my Saab! FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Good spare in unused condition. When that turbo hit watch out! More photos available in classified gallery:. The previous owner was a passionate and had a couple of them one he sold it to me.