1999 Saab 9-5 Overview


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4 Dr 2.3t Turbo Sedan
4 national listings
4 Dr 2.3t Turbo Wagon
2 national listings
4 Dr SE 2.3t Turbo Sedan
8 national listings
4 Dr SE V6t Turbo Sedan
4 Dr V6t Turbo Wagon

Saab 9-5 Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
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#2 Adrian McCabe
Adrian McCabe
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#3 Philip Lambert
Philip Lambert
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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 23 reviews

Saab 1999 9-5 Keeps Going by Howie
 — I love my 9-5. It is one of the most comfortable cars that I've ever ridden in. I put about 30k miles a year on it, so I need to like my car. It's fun to drive and still stylish after 10 years. Ove... Read More
My Favourite by Mike
 — Performance 0 - 100 abt 10 sec (some small mods!), excellent brakes, top speed - faster than I ever want to go! Beautifully finished, good looking, specially the beige interiorior and dashboard st... Read More
Silver Bullet by Nathan
 — Performance- The acceleration is good. When you hit 115 you can feel the entire car shift. The handling is not as tight as I wish, but that is expectable for a larger car. Build Quality- I was recent... Read More

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Saab 9-5 Questions


Turn Signal

The right turn signal blinks erractically when signaling and now the battery of 2 years has needed to be replaced. As a result, the radio will sometimes stay on after the keys have been removed and th...

473 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)
Carolyn Smith

Right Light Won't Stay Bright Even After Bulb Changed. 1999 Saab? Help

66 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)
Carolyn Smith

How Do You Reset An Odometer. Odometer Not Working.

Odometer is not reading mileage or speeding

290 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)

Heating And Cooling Issue

My car has about 86,200 miles on it and I am finally getting on top of all the bugs that I have been trying to work out. The turbo went out back in the beginning of the year (just about 1,000 miles af...

1,418 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 years ago)
Mike Howard

Saab - Car "jumps/shakes" On Uphill In 4th And 5th Gear & Often Takes Multi...

The issues do not seem related but they both started around the same time so figured I would ask together. The "jump/shake" on uphill happening more and more frequently now. When it happens it ju...

579 views with 7 answers (last answer 11 months ago)