Turbo on 2001saab9/5 does not kick in

Asked by Oct 30, 2015 at 04:34 PM about the Saab 9-5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The car starts and runs fine accept for lack of acceleration.

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You posted this question twice. The turbo probably will have to be replaced due to seized bearings. The only other possibility I can think of is a partially plugged up catalytic converter.

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