Saab 9-3 2005 air conditioning will not turn off.... Please help

Asked by Jul 04, 2012 at 11:07 PM about the 2005 Saab 9-3 Arc

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I had the air conditioning turned on and i turned off the car the fans IN the car continued to blow. so i
turned it on, turned off all of the fans and a/c on the controls. The fans continued to blow. I couldn't find
the answer in the manual so after a few more minutes of fiddling i just decided to disconnect the battery
until I figure it out. Please help I have to work tomorrow.  

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Your fan resistor has failed an needs to be replaced. Here is a post on how about obtaining the part and replacing it. Seems to be a common problem with the 9-3. ........http://www.saabcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=155286

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Tom are right. Had the same problem on mine 9-3.

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I'm having the same problem. Can I just pull a fuse? If so, which fuse do I pull and where is it?

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Maxi fuse is a big fuse the only one in the fuse panel located at driver side dash compartment, pull out with a quick jerk, they are stiff sometimes. At the top right of fuse panel use needle nose, or in a pinch apply pocket knife point from bottom and pry Lightly in a wiggle type of movement.

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