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Forum: General 9000 Posts and Information 04-03-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,772
Posted By bare
No being too smug. Most Audis Will leave your...

No being too smug.
Most Audis Will leave your Car for dead... IF ...they know they are 'racing'.
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 03-05-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,371
Posted By bare
That 'safety' valve Always gets replaced...

That 'safety' valve Always gets replaced ..usually for NO reason :winky:
Test it with your Ohmeter.. 30 ohms and it's healthy.
The red and white Vac valve is the usual 'first' suspect..
IF.....
Forum: General 9000 Posts and Information 03-03-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 34,184
Posted By bare
Aftermarket Slave Huh :winky: Discard the...

Aftermarket Slave Huh :winky:
Discard the goofy spring... it's too long and besides, it serves No actual purpose
Forum: General 9000 Posts and Information 10-12-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,053
Posted By bare
A tech 2 ? Erm isn't that worth a bit more than...

A tech 2 ? Erm isn't that worth a bit more than an a Genuine Solenoid valve? Likely more than ..That ..car I would imagine.
MBC is something a teenager with no money and no knowledge retrofits....
Forum: General 9000 Posts and Information 04-18-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,617
Posted By bare
Recently read that these are proving NO better...

Recently read that these are proving NO better than their previous incarnations as Cheapy Ebay pieces. Although I do hope that these reports are wrong.
Cheap is Good! IF it works.
Forum: General 9000 Posts and Information 04-18-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,242
Posted By bare
Last time I looked Wurth Rattle cans were so...

Last time I looked Wurth Rattle cans were so Silly priced that One could pay A Painter at a decent shop to respray the wheels with quality auto paint for not too much more.
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 04-17-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,600
Posted By bare
Boost is limited in 1st AND 2nd in the 5 speed...

Boost is limited in 1st AND 2nd in the 5 speed and D1 in the autobox
TCS can be a horror show.. Good luck
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 03-31-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,309
Posted By bare
You have Now :-) Done 3 successfully. Once...

You have Now :-) Done 3 successfully.
Once open it's Very easy.
Bit of a learning curve to opening the V first one though.
IF you choose the DIY T7 mod a magnifying glass and a #11 exacto...
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 03-31-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,242
Posted By bare
Yer missing a Large Florescent Arrow pointing to...

Yer missing a Large Florescent Arrow pointing to the Driver?
IF capable :-) VW bosch distributors can be salvaged for parts.
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 03-31-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 930
Posted By bare
Geez What a millstone... Both a Crap Bosch Air...

Geez What a millstone... Both a Crap Bosch Air mass meter contraption and the Dreaded TCS.
Dunno where to start frankly.
Geee that "nicer' air intake has gotta be worth at least .. say what 3...
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 03-31-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,600
Posted By bare
MAP dongle gives 4 psi BFD. Your car needs...

MAP dongle gives 4 psi BFD.
Your car needs attention But do? you fill with 92/94 octane?
If not.. Do so.. as the First diagnostic attempt.
Then after burning through, at least, one full...
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 03-31-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By bare
Time to fit a fresh Fuel pump (if one has not...

Time to fit a fresh Fuel pump (if one has not been fitted in the previous 50K miles)
BEFORE it dies on the road.
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 03-31-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,413
Posted By bare
TCS matters Big Time. Refit the oem ECU.......

TCS matters Big Time.
Refit the oem ECU.... then post back??
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 03-23-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,309
Posted By bare
Couple of points to consider: T7 upgrade valve...

Couple of points to consider:
T7 upgrade valve can be Noisy.. surprisingly so.. Not a problem.. Just a heads up.
T7 uses a differing frequency so is arguably more precise in it's...
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 03-03-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,083
Posted By bare
Reverse bleed the slave using a Disposable 2oz...

Reverse bleed the slave using a Disposable 2oz Plastic Syringe..
It Works! every time...but it takes a bit of time as the fluid goes in slooowly.
IF that doesn't fix it (and your rubber hose...
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 01-18-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,804
Posted By bare
Don't believe later the CPS do fail ..at least...

Don't believe later the CPS do fail ..at least often .
They are too easy to replace.
On a Saab the hardest to get to bits typically fail.
However 2 units certainly don't sequentially fail.
He...
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 01-16-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 659
Posted By bare
Sorry no piccies. But :-) Look at the sides...

Sorry no piccies.
But :-)
Look at the sides of the gears for scouring/grooves Some are inevitable, but drag your fingernail across them.
IF you can feel more than a tiny bit of grooving then...
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 01-13-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,804
Posted By bare
What year 9000?? Later CPS have proven fairly...

What year 9000??
Later CPS have proven fairly bulletproof, previous ones (by the Vibration damper style).. not so much.
Just as attempt to narrow possibles is all.
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 01-13-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,276
Posted By bare
Shouldn't have leaked any..unless there wasn't...

Shouldn't have leaked any..unless there wasn't adequate seal capability from the Anerobic Loctite (likely as a guess) I've used Threebond 1211 sealant which held 'fine' there.
OR there is Positive...
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 01-11-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 14,829
Posted By bare
Older to me is 2.3's before TCS was deleted....

Older to me is 2.3's before TCS was deleted. Which is what '95?. (off button did Dick)
So TCS was a 3 year misadventure, dare we say Mistake.
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 01-11-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,276
Posted By bare
:-) you should try setting up a DOHC 4 cyl Yamaha...

:-) you should try setting up a DOHC 4 cyl Yamaha engine. One has to preload the tensioner and carefully hold that tension to get it exact on the next sprocket. Similar to the Saab setup BUT on the...
Forum: General 9000 Posts and Information 01-04-2013, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 971
Posted By bare
Odd and lucky your water pump still worked, ...

Odd and lucky your water pump still worked, avoiding the consequent catastrophic (fatal?) overheat.
You will need a bunch of parts. Go to EEuro or Sbabsite and pick 'n choose
DIY a tensioner...
Forum: General 9000 Posts and Information 01-04-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,414
Posted By bare
Strange.. there is no apparent noise from either...

Strange.. there is no apparent noise from either my 97's Turbo OR Blow off valve.
Although It can consistently reach end of red on demand.
Likely somethings amiss.
Forum: Performance Modifications for the 9000 12-12-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 14,829
Posted By bare
Interesting thread. One oddity though? Seems...

Interesting thread. One oddity though? Seems every photo is of a a 9000 lumbered with the Traction Control system. Which in the least means these are all older 9000's
Forum: Car Problems? Saab 9000 Only 11-10-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,822
Posted By bare
Lotsa reports of Poor quality. Even the local...

Lotsa reports of Poor quality.
Even the local parts counter guys try to steer customers away from current Moog. Hopefully it's all just rumours.
When ball joints.. fail ..the wheels collapse.....
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