1998 Saab 9000 CSE

Started on Sept. 27 by dantinne

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1998 Saab 9000 CSE Scarab Green Automatic transmission ~220,000 miles

2.3L Turbo, 225hp

1998 is the last year of the Saab 9000 -- a legendary car with a perfect combination of safety, luxury, performance and utility.

Harmon Kardon factory stereo system "Aero" suspension from the factory Aero body kit (front bumper, rear bumper, side skirts, and fender flares) "Super Aero" 3-spoke wheels New Hankook Ventus V12 202/55-16 K&N cone air filter TurboXS Blow Off Valve

Restoration and Repair Work I've Done:

Replaced upper "dogbone" engine mount with a polyurethane version

Installed brand new ventilation blower motor, heater core, heater hoses, and thermostat

Installed brand new tensioner pulley idler pulley, and serpentine belt

Installed brand new power antenna mast

Replaced the Automatic Idle Control valve

Disassembled, cleaned, rebuilt throttle body

New front struts and strut bearings

New half-axles / CV joints

New front brake rotors and pads

New ball joints and tie rod ends

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