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SAAB All-Wheel Drive and Traction Control Information

When the Bureau of Automotive Repair asked manufacturers of vehicles sold in California to provide information regarding compatibility of their vehicles with single-axle dynamometers, Saab provided the following additional information. Please see the main AWD page for general information about the Saab drive system or the main traction control page for general information about Saab traction control systems.


Model Years
Model
Engine
Engine Family
Engine
Code
8th VIN
position
comments
1992-1994
"9000"
2.3L Turbo
NSA2.3V5FTB3
PSA2.3V5FTM7
RSA2.3VJGFFA
B234L
B234R
"M"
"R"
Standard equipment
Cannot be disabled
1994-1997
"900"
"900 Convertible"
2.5L V6
RSA2.5VJGAEA
SSA2.5VJGFEA
TSA2.5VJGFEK
VSA2.5VJGFEK
B258
"V"
Standard equipment
Can be disabled via dash-mounted switch
1995
"9000"
2.3L High-Output Turbo
Manual Trans
SSA2.3VJGFFA
B234R
"R"
Optional
Can be disabled via dash-mounted switch
1995-1997
"9000"
3.0L V6
SSA3.0VJGFEA
TSA3.0VJGFEK
VSA3.0VJGFEK
B308
"W"
Standard equipment
Can be disabled via dash-mounted switch
1999
"9-5"
3.0L V6
XSAXV03.0TE1
B308
"Z"
Standard equipment
Can be disabled via dash-mounted switch