Push down the lever to release the locking mechanism. Not the big, beefy Ranch Wagons, Custom Cruisers and Roadmasters that once hogged the highways before being displaced by minivans and sport-utility vehicles, but a new generation of trim, even sporty four-door wagons, mainly from Europe. The warning light could signify that the airbags may not inflate in a crash, or they could. When the engine is sub- sequently started, the evaporative emission canister is gradually purged as air is sucked into it through a shut-off valve. For more information see your owner´s manual.
When the car is new, wash the bodywork by hand, using just cold water — a brush attachment on the end of a hose is ideal. The Trionic T7 system developed by Saab is an intelligent engine-management system designed to achieve optimum driv- ability under differing driving conditions. If you have any questions regarding child tether anchorages please contact your Saab dealer. Rear ashtrays Open the lid to use ashtray. Important considerations for driving The engine-management system in the Saab 9-5 is called Saab Trionic T7. The first coat, the base color, contains the pigment, metal flakes and binder.
Since the policy at Saab is one of continual improvement, we retain the right to incorpo- rate modifications and to alter specifications during production without prior notice. Locking the lap portion of the belt lessens the risk that the seat will work loose while the car is in motion. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: 1 this device may not cause harmful interference, and 2 must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired oper- ation. Grasp the shoulder belt close to the buckle and pull the belt towards the shoulder to tighten the lap belt part. The alarm will also be triggered if an attempt is made to bypass or short-circuit the igni- tion switch, or to disconnect the battery. Check that it is securely fastened. Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian government.
To open the flap pull the yellow plastic arrow attached to the end of the wire. Check that it is securely fastened. Use a flashlight if you need more light. Do not use automatic car washes for the first five or six months, before the paintwork has hardened prop- erly. The airbags are interconnected and have a common warning light. The alternator is situated on the right-hand side of the engine, adjacent to the bulkhead. You'll smile all the way to work every day.
The shoulder belt should be well in on the shoulder but not touching the neck. You want to drive this car everywhere! Otherwise there is a risk that the side impact sensor and the mois- ture barrier in the door could be dam- aged. It is an intermittent fault that you will most likely not find very easily. These reduce the risk of whiplash injury if the car is hit from behind. Preset station buttons 1 Press once release within a second to select a preset station, e. Have the automatic transmission checked by an authorized Saab dealer as soon as possible.
Folding down of the rear seat is easier if the front seats are not all the way back, and the rear head restraints are folded down. Airbags inflate extremely rapidly and with great force - to be fast enough to protect an adult in the seat. Design 1 Child restraints with a tether strap must be anchored according to Canadian law. The length of time for this function can be adjusted by your authorized Saab dealer. New tires must be graded and labeled in accordance with new Federal regulations. Some of the car-alarm functions can be reprogrammed — con- sult your Saab dealer for further details see page 237. A special kit containing spare bulbs and fuses is available as an accessory from your Saab dealer.
Octane rating is determined according to the formula:. The lap portion of the belt should be worn as low as possible across the hips — below the abdomen throughout the pregnancy. In position 0 it is turned off. Be sure the battery has enough water. The parking brake is situated between the front seats and acts on the rear wheels.
Press once: Music search next track. The vehicle´s regular braking system is adjusted automatically, but the parking brake has to be adjusted manually. It must not be used to support the car during repair work or servicing. Always remove the ignition key when leaving the car to avert the danger of injury arising from unattended children operating the windows. The following time limits are based on the capacity of the cooling system in warm weather, i. To refit the ashtray, make sure it engages the two square recesses in the door trim.
The selected mode will also be active the next time the system is switched on. Very useful car for a family and a parent who likes a safe but fun car to drive. For short drivers, special accessory pedal extensions are available through your Saab dealer. Use on level ground only. If winter tires are fitted, the same type must be fitted on all wheels. It is possible to have up to four at one time that are coded for your car.
And did I mention my average 22 mpg? Brake pads should only be replaced by an authorized Saab dealer. The rear fog light will go off automatically when the engine is switched off. Failure to do so can result in the electrical system being damaged. If the fuse blows again as soon as the Shift Lock feature is activated you should contact your Saab dealer. Always use the correct Wattage bulb accord- ing to application. Add at least 50% of washer- fluid to water to pre- vent freezing and for effective cleaning.