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08-01-2003, 11:53 AM
I HAVE A SECOND HAND 9-3 SE CONVERTBLE, 1999, 185HP. I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHAT IS THE MODEL AND MAKE OF THE TURBOCHARGER THAT COMES WITH IT WHEN IT IS BRAND NEW.
08-01-2003, 07:08 PM
The engines name is B204L and the turbocharger is a Garrett TB2569.
08-02-2003, 06:22 AM
THANK YOU FOR YOUR REPLY
WHEN I REMOVED THE TURBO IT WAS A GT17
PERHAPS THE PREVIOUS OWNER CHANGED IT.
DO YOU RECKON THAT THE GT17 WAS TOO SMALL SO THATS WHY IT BROKE?
SHOULD I BUY THE TB2569 OR THE GT20 OR CAN YOU GIVE ME YOUR BEST RECOMENDATION???!!!!
08-02-2003, 06:58 AM
You should buy the bigger Aero turbo, TD04.
in sweden you can get them for about $350. Im not sure how much they cost in US.
08-02-2003, 08:46 AM
The GT17 is used on later Saabs equipped with Trionic 7 engine management, it is quite small but not too small.
You can use an "aero turbo" instead, MHI TD04HL-15T-6, or even a larger version of the TD04 but that is uneccesary unless you want more power.
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