Saab 2008 97x jerking and slipping when accerlating

Asked by Apr 23, 2014 at 10:00 PM about the 2008 Saab 9-7X 4.2i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2008 Saab 97x with 89000 miles.  Just recently, when I am move from a stop position and begin accelerating my car will jerk two or three times as if it's shifting and then when I come to a stop (red light) after I have completely stop the car jerks a couple of times too.

1 Answer

955

you either have a fuel pump issue or a fuel filter that is clogged not letting fuel to get to the engine.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • White smoke 2011 Saab 9-5 2 answers

    I was driving yesterday on highway ND towards end of 90 mile trip, car was making a high pitched whistle noise which got louder upon acceleration. Car sat for 4 hours. On my return trip noise wo...

    2011 Saab 9-5 Turbo4

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Acceleration Vibrations 5 answers

    My 2004 Saab 93 Arc vibrates horribly when I accelerate, majority of the time its when I use my turbo, but it also happens occasionally when I am accelerating normally, or barely even touching the g...

    2004 Saab 9-3 Arc

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Saab 93 2007. sounds dreadful 3 answers

    Hi i have a saab 93 2007 its a 1.9tid The car takes 2/3 attempts to start When started really struggles to find power (sounds like its about to stall) When u start to drive i put foot on accelerator...

    2007 Saab 9-3

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Thick, white smoke - stopped accelerating - cranking, not starting - no motor oil 2 answers

    My 2001 Saab 9-5 Sedan (2.3L 4cyl Turbo 5M) recently took an uncommon road trip (80 miles). After making a quick pit stop, we restarted the car and the tailpipe began emitting a white smoke, which g...

    2001 Saab 9-5 SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • what octane gas is required for this vehicle 5 answers

    2008 Saab 9-5 SportCombi

    -

    General

Search Saab 9-7X Questions

Saab 9-7X Experts

#1 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 30
#2 ceeuno
ceeuno
Reputation 20
#2 enginecreator
enginecreator
Reputation 20
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Saab 9-5
10 Great Deals out of 358 listings starting at $1,700
Used Chevrolet TrailBlazer
76 Great Deals out of 4,321 listings starting at $650
Used Saab 9-3
18 Great Deals out of 1,120 listings starting at $700
Used GMC Envoy
54 Great Deals out of 2,039 listings starting at $1,999
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
808 Great Deals out of 69,878 listings starting at $995
Used Buick Rainier
4 Great Deals out of 289 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda Accord
703 Great Deals out of 81,926 listings starting at $500
Used Acura MDX
222 Great Deals out of 17,391 listings starting at $2,299
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
602 Great Deals out of 27,562 listings starting at $600
Used BMW X5
395 Great Deals out of 15,720 listings starting at $1,300
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
236 Great Deals out of 17,501 listings starting at $500
Used Volvo XC90
85 Great Deals out of 6,148 listings starting at $1,995
Used BMW 3 Series
1,016 Great Deals out of 34,833 listings starting at $900

Used Cars For Sale

2009 Saab 9-7X 4.2i For Sale
15 listings starting at $6,500
2008 Saab 9-7X 4.2i For Sale
29 listings starting at $3,950
2007 Saab 9-7X 4.2i For Sale
22 listings starting at $4,489