how often do turbo go out in saab

Asked by Oct 04, 2012 at 09:39 PM about the 2004 Saab 9-3 Linear

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As long as oil and coolant are provided to bearings 90,000 to 120,000.

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My '95 9000CS didn't lose its turbo until 193K, but like Tom mentioned it is essential for the bearings to be lubricated or else it'll seize and cause a whole mess of issues. Just keep your fluids fresh and full and maybe have the turbo serviced every so often and you'll be great!

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