SAAB 900 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

SAAB 900 owners have reported a total of 135 problems for their cars built in the 5 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the SAAB 900. The 1996 SAAB 900 cars have the most problems reported (76 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for SAAB 900

Model Year Number of Problems
  2000 900
1
  1999 900
4
  1998 900
26
  1997 900
27
  1996 900
76

  Common problems of SAAB 900

The following chart shows the 19 most common problems for SAAB 900 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (21 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (19 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of SAAB 900

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Electrical System
21
  Air Bag
19
  Power Train
18
  Engine And Engine Cooling
13
  Gasoline Fuel System
7
  Exterior Lighting
6
  Equipment
6
  Steering
6
  Seats
6
  Structure
5
   
  Vehicle Speed Control
5
  Wheel
4
  Suspension
4
  Seat Belt
4
  Visibility
3
  Service Brakes
3
  Unknown Or Other
2
  Latches/locks/linkage
2
  Tire
1


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