Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2003 Saab 9-3 vehicles

2003 Saab 9-3 (2/28/2011)  

Campaign Number: 11E009000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: TI AUTOMOTIVE IS RECALLING CERTAIN FUEL PUMPS, PART NUMBERS TU456 AND TU303, SOLD UNDER VARIOUS BRAND NAMES AS AFTERMARKET AND REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT FOR THE MOTOR VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE DEFECTIVE FUEL PUMP MAY SEIZE, STOPPING THE FUEL FLOW TO THE ENGINE CREATING A STALLING CONDITION.

Defect: A VEHICLE CRASH COULD OCCUR SHOULD THE ENGINE STALL WHILE IN USE.

Corrective Action: TI AUTOMOTIVE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS OF RECORD AND WILL REPLACE ANY DEFECTIVE FUEL PUMP WITH A NEW OR REWORKED FUEL PUMP FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 22, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TI AUTOMOTIVE AT 1-866-867-3759 OR LOG ON TO WWW.RECALLRESPONSE.COM.

2003 Saab 9-3 (3/7/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07V087000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL PUMP RETAINING TABS HOLDING THE FUEL LINES WERE DAMAGED DURING PRODUCTION.

Defect: OVER TIME, THIS COULD CAUSE THE FUEL LINES TO LOOSEN FROM THE PUMP RESULTING IN FUEL LEAKAGE. IF AN IGNITION SOURCE WERE PRESENT, THE FUEL MAY IGNITE RESULTING IN A VEHICLE FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL DEVELOP A SECURING BRACKET THAT WILL SECURE THE FUEL LINES TO THE FUEL PUMP EVEN IF THE PLASTIC RETAINING TABS SHOULD BREAK. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 13, 2007. THIS IS AN EXPANSION OF PREVIOUS RECALL CAMPAIGNS - SEE 04V557 AND 06V126. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SAAB AT 1-800-955-9007.

2003 Saab 9-3 (5/19/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V236000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturer: SAAB CARS USA, INC.

Description: CERTAIN SPORT SEDAN AND CONVERTIBLE PASSENGER VEHICLES WERE PRODUCED WITH A VACUUM PIPE CHECK VALVE FOR THE BRAKE BOOSTER THAT MAY FAIL FROM EXPOSURE TO ELEVATED TEMPERATURES. THIS COULD RESULT IN SUDDEN LOSS OF POWER BRAKE ASSIST, USUALLY WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.

Defect: IF THIS CONDITION WERE TO OCCUR WHEN MINIMUM STOPPING DISTANCE IS REQUIRED, A CRASH COULD OCCUR.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW REDESIGNED CHECK VALVE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 17, 2006. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT SAAB AT 1-800-955-9007.

2003 Saab 9-3 (10/20/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V540000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Manufacturer: SAAB CARS USA, INC.

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE ENGINE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM SOFTWARE MAY CAUSE ENGINE HESITATION OR STALLING.

Defect: IF THE VEHICLE STALLS AS A RESULT OF THIS CONDITION, IT CAN BE RESTARTED IMMEDIATELY.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL UPDATE THE ENGINE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SAAB AT 1-800-955-9007.

2003 Saab 9-3 (5/11/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V226000

Component Name: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

Manufacturer: SAAB CARS USA, INC.

Description: SOME SPORT SEDANS WERE BUILT WITH SEAT BELT RETRACTORS THAT WERE DAMAGED DURING THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS. IF DAMAGED, OVER TIME, THE AUTOMATIC TENSIONING SYSTEM (ATS) CABLE IN THE SEAT BELT RETRACTOR COULD BREAK CAUSING THE BELT WEBBING TO NOT RETRACT.

Defect: IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, A FRONT SEAT OCCUPANT MAY RECEIVE MORE SEVERE INJURIES.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SEAT BELT RETRACTOR ASSEMBLIES. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 24, 2005. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT SAAB AT 1-800-955-9007.

2003 SAAB 9-3 for sale

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2003 Saab 9-3 Arc

New Listing
$4,791

2003 SAAB 9-3 ARC

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 112560 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Oxnard, CA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 SE

$3,963

2003 SAAB 9-3 SE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 136038 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Somerville, NJ
  • MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 Linear

$5,995

2003 SAAB 9-3 LINEAR

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 118000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 SE

$6,995

2003 SAAB 9-3 SE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 117893 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hinesville, GA
  • MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 SE

$3,000
Price Reduced

2003 SAAB 9-3 SE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 97682 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Centennial, CO
  • MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 Linear

$6,595

2003 SAAB 9-3 LINEAR

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 77472 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 SE

$4,495

2003 SAAB 9-3 SE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 116400 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Chantilly, VA
  • MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 SE

$7,998

2003 SAAB 9-3 SE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 63207 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Milwaukee, WI
  • MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 Linear

$2,995

2003 SAAB 9-3 LINEAR

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 145483 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Manchester, NH
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 Arc

$4,000

2003 SAAB 9-3 ARC

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 116434 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Alexandria, VA
  • MPG: 18 City / 27 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 Linear

$4,995

2003 SAAB 9-3 LINEAR

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 88534 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fairfax, VA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 SE

$5,999

2003 SAAB 9-3 SE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 88992 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
  • MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 Vector

$5,700

2003 SAAB 9-3 VECTOR

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 113698 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Columbus, OH
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 Linear

$4,491

2003 SAAB 9-3 LINEAR

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 130495 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Stafford, VA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2003 Saab 9-3 SE

$4,995
Price Reduced

2003 SAAB 9-3 SE

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 93347 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • MPG: 20 City / 29 Hwy
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