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Forum: Car Problems? 9-5 Only 06-23-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,859
Posted By Derek
Hey gang, thought to drop by and bump this post...

Hey gang, thought to drop by and bump this post hoping I'll help some poor Saab'ers from making the same mistake. Going to send my SIDs to BBA reman.

Hope y'all doing well!
Forum: General 9-5 Posts and Information 04-11-2011, 04:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,740
Posted By Derek
I attached the Saab one. Expensive and tricky to...

I attached the Saab one. Expensive and tricky to setup, but I'm not regretting. Pictures are all messed up, so here's the gallery...
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 04-01-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
The impact of GM in our cars... hate it!

The impact of GM in our cars... hate it!
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-28-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
The thing is that wether you're buying the...

The thing is that wether you're buying the cheaper $40k or the full extra $52k aero, the cons will still be there.

This is why I didn't pay too much attention to the engine and did more in the...
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-28-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
so am I :)

so am I :)
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-28-2011, 09:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
In 2002 it'd be the 9-5 ARC. For me at that time...

In 2002 it'd be the 9-5 ARC. For me at that time it was the perfect car. That's why I bought one now (I couldn't afford it back then).
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-28-2011, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
That!

That!
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-28-2011, 05:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
Yes, of course I'm picky. This is not a $2k acura...

Yes, of course I'm picky. This is not a $2k acura or toyota I'm willing to buy. If I'm to spent almost my entire savings I want to make sure that the car is close to perfect. And don't say there's...
Forum: TSL Member's Saab pics 03-27-2011, 10:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By Derek
As promised!...

As promised! (https://www.saablink.net/forum/general-new-9-5-posts-information/54597.htm)
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-27-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
And now the things I hated: Missing a...

And now the things I hated:

Missing a switch for rear fog light (Europe requirement)
The main console material is vulnerable to finger smudge marks.
Cup holders should have a light
...
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-27-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Derek
My 9-5 experience

Alternative subject: why I will NOT buy the 2011 9-5

As you may know, a few days ago I was fortunate enough to rent a 2011 9-5 2.0 4-banger (Biopower) from National Cars. I drove the car for 4...
Forum: TSL Member's Saab pics 03-20-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By Derek
I'm working on it :) I kept notes (I really did)...

I'm working on it :) I kept notes (I really did) and I'll post it very soon.
Forum: TSL Member's Saab pics 03-20-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By Derek
Added some more. I guess I just had too much time...

Added some more. I guess I just had too much time to spend :)
Forum: TSL Member's Saab pics 03-20-2011, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By Derek
2010 9-5 2.0 4-cyl (Biopower) - 54K Warning!

Although it's a rental (see here (https://www.saablink.net/forum/off-topic/54462.htm)), it didn't stop me from taking some pics. I have more and I'll upload them later. For now, here's a teaser :)
...
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 03-10-2011, 05:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,502
Posted By Derek
Here are the options in The Netherlands (for the...

Here are the options in The Netherlands (for the Aero)

http://img849.imageshack.us/img849/6808/capturerj.jpg
Forum: Saab News & Info 03-05-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,724
Posted By Derek
I'm buying an Android just for this app!!! ...

I'm buying an Android just for this app!!!

PS: Selling slightly used iPhone.

EDIT: iPhone users got some love too: http://appshopper.com/lifestyle/saab-phoenix-concept-car
Forum: Saab News & Info 02-25-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,739
Posted By Derek
I'm sorry but imho, a vert is not about power,...

I'm sorry but imho, a vert is not about power, but about enjoying the ride...
Forum: Car Problems? New 9-5 Only 02-24-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,434
Posted By Derek
Honestly, I'd worry more about the amount of...

Honestly, I'd worry more about the amount of skilled mechanics. I don't know how many "technical" differences there are between the older models but it scares the crap out of me thinking that my car...
Forum: Saab News & Info 02-24-2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 942
Posted By Derek
+1

+1
Forum: Car Problems? New 9-5 Only 02-24-2011, 06:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,434
Posted By Derek
Sucks... This is covered by the warranty, right?

Sucks... This is covered by the warranty, right?
Forum: Saab News & Info 02-23-2011, 07:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,739
Posted By Derek
Looks amazing! Too bad the www.saabie.com is...

Looks amazing! Too bad the www.saabie.com is taken (could be a saabce.com alike).

I guess I'll be looking at one in a couple of years.
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 02-17-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,502
Posted By Derek
In all honesty, if I wanted a fast car I'd move...

In all honesty, if I wanted a fast car I'd move to Germany where I could at least drive it fast. The trim level is what I'm after in a new car. I don't mind even if it looks like a Skoda from the...
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 02-13-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,502
Posted By Derek
My problem is that I don't want to spend 50+...

My problem is that I don't want to spend 50+ grand for an automatic and the Aero is the one I like. I guess I can wait a bit more. Maybe the 9-3 will take my mind out of it.
Forum: General New 9-5 Posts and Information 02-11-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,502
Posted By Derek
Available options (n00b)

Will there ever be a 9-5 XWD Aero with a manual gearbox? Is there something that was proven to be non-profitable or anything (so they don't cba)? Should I wait before I spent a fortune on a auto...
Forum: Customizing your 9-5 02-04-2011, 12:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,999
Posted By Derek
Like that? (I have no idea, I googled it) ...

Like that? (I have no idea, I googled it)

http://l.images.easyautosales.com/2004-Saab-9-5-27305741-474.jpg
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