Category Archives: SAAB DIY

Saab Do It Yourself

Cheap Lip Kit for a Saab

You don’t need to pay a fortune to customize your Saab. With a little research and planning, it’s totally possible to get that custom street racing look – even on a tight budget. Mighty Car Mods team presented a cheap and pretty good solution – Cheap Lip Kit for Saab (or any other car). Update your car’s exterior to
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Saab Detailing: How To Clean Your Engine Bay

Like anything else, engines work better when they’re clean. But cleaning an engine is not the same as cleaning the rest of your Saab. With the right procedure, you can keep your engine in tip-top shape. No need to hire a professional; you won’t need anything you can’t find lying around the house. Trionic Seven present
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Interesting SAAB Business Card Holders

On Ebay you can find some very interesting things, especially those things related to Saab. This is a very interesting SAAB TURBO Stainless Steel ‘Push Type” Name Card Cases. They are present in various forms, with different motives engraved. Fits name card size of 9.0cm(W) x 5.5cm(H) or smaller, and allegedly produced in small batches – The logos are engraved with
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iPad Mini in Saab dashboard

From our Saab friend and regular reader of the blog Martin Forss I’ve recived this great pictures and the announcement of DIY Saab project. “I am the owner of the instagram account Saabcarsofsweden and I have been a fan of saabplanet.com for a long time. I constantly read your articles and i find them to be awesome. So,
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Cheap Awesome Saab LED Brake Light Fix

Paul Amesie Ames is a famous Internet practitioner and Saab enthusiast, and he on his YouTube channel (Amesie’s Automotive Corner) performs complicated repairs and modifications, tool reviews and top ten lists. His experiences with automotive tools and diagnostic equipment spans over 25 years and he really enjoy showing his  fans the latest products on the market. His latest video will delight
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3D Print Project: Cup Holder for Saab 9-3 OG (900NG)

Here’s another interesting SAAB 3D print project that comes with the famous 3D repositories Thingiverse (494,960+ 3D DESIGNS). MakerBot’s Thingiverse is a thriving design community for discovering, making, and sharing 3D printable things. As the world’s largest 3D printing community, they believe that everyone should be encouraged to create and remix 3D things, no matter their technical
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Fix your Saab Wiper Parking Problem

Maybe You Saw this problem on your Saab – wiper parked in vertical position when you turn off the car. Matthew Brenengen created interesting DIY video in which he explains how to  easily solve this problem without replacing the entire assembly. In his case, This was the fourth time our wiper motor has stopped parking where
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Saab parts: Carbon Fibre Skinning

Carbon fiber has a very distinct look – industrial, textured, charcoal gray. And while some companies are experimenting with an exposed carbon fiber matte look, coating the material still plagues automakers and suppliers – especially as we try to achieve the ‘Class A Finish’ that is expected on a shiny new car. Many companies offer “Carbon
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Saab 9-2X Aero “Saabaplow”

A group of friends and car enthusiasts (Andy, Tim, Ben and Dustin) from Iowa City last week began work on an interesting Saab project. And they have finished it at the right time, just before the first snows. They are snow-plow mounted on the car, and not just any car, but Saab 9-2x with drive to all
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2015-2016 Saab 9-3 Delphi/Grundig Touchscreen Sat-Nav Map Update

It is known that the owners of Saab cars with touchscreen Sat-Nav systems have problems with map Update. Of course there is no official updates, but  there are unofficial upgrade  from various sources. For owners of Saab 9-3 models that have in car Delphi/Grundig Touchscreen Sat-Nav  here’s good news. SatNavDVD selling the latest maps of Western Europe for 2016  for all DELHI/GRUNDIG touchscreen (£29.99) Sat Navs
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DIY: How to Fix Saab Noisy Door?

If you have problems with Noisy doors, here is a simple and quick solution. The most likely cause of the noise is SAAB Door Stop (SAAB OE: 12778754, 12778755, 12785626, 12796231) The door stop is not electrical, it is the arm that keep the door from opening all the way to the fender. Noise is generated due to loose
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DIY: Saab 9-3 Climate Control Button Replacement

This is very, very good Saab DIY video from Aaron Zollo editor-in-chief of Zollotech. Many Saab 9-3’s (2003-2006) have their climate control buttons wear away. To replace them and make the buttons look new again isn’t too hard, and just takes patience. This video show you how to replace worn off buttons on an 03-06 SAAB 9-3.
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DIY Project: Electric Saab Sonett

Adam Curtis studying the viability of using OEM parts for custom electric conversions. This project is using many Electric Smart Car parts and one 1974 Saab Sonett used as the basis for the project. Adama builds an electric drive system for a 1974 Saab Sonett. He restoring the car, designing and building reinforcement upgrades and then hacking the
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DIY – Saab 9-3 Seized Blower motor Quick Fix

Do you have a problem: heater fan not working? Another great video the Saab guy who did a great DIY clip – How to cleaning of the EGR valve. This time, he instructs us on how to solve the problem of the Blower motor in Saab 9-3. This type of Engines rarely seize, but when they do, it is almost always
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The Best Saab EGR Valve Cleaning Video

General, cleaning EGR valve is not complicated and does not require special tools, and is not time-consuming, at the same time, can improve the performance of diesel engine in your  Saab. On the internet you can find a lot of detailed DIY instructions, I’ve already mentioned on this blog, but this latest video  is the best, not for explanations, but for the best
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