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1999 Saab 9-3

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Vehicle Highlights

Information shown for entry-level Hatchback.

Fuel Economy:
City 18/Hwy 25/Comb 21 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Engine: 4-Cyl, Turbo, 2.0 Liter Transmission: Manual, 5-Spd
Country of Origin: Sweden Country of Assembly: Sweden

1999 Saab 9-3 Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
7.9
Out of 10

Based on 233 Ratings for the 1999 - 2002 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    8.2/10
    Quality
    8.2/10
  • Reliability
    8.0/10
    Performance
    8.7/10
  • Comfort
    8.5/10
    Styling
    8.6/10

best vehicle ever!

By on Sunday, February 01, 2015

I owned and sold this car

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Loved my saab from day 1. Wish I could buy another one. Could probably drive her for several more years because I also have a great mechanic that is a saab expert but I drive alot for work and it was time to give my girl a rest and let someone else enjoy her for a little while longer."

2 people out of 2 found this review helpful

Great, FUN and Luxury.

By on Sunday, November 16, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 105,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
8/10

Pros: "Equiped"

Cons: "Semi-hard seats"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"This is a great car for the money... It never fails me, I just have a CON (seats are a little un-comfortable). DRL always. Everithing in this car is FUN without regardless!"

9 people out of 12 found this review helpful

I love this little car !

By on Tuesday, November 04, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 131,655

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Fun to drive, excellent gas mileage,"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

Spunki !!!!!!

"Allow me to introduce my car, "Spunki" . She is just fabulous. I have owned her for almost a year. In fact our Anniversary is Feb. 4, 2015."

4 people out of 10 found this review helpful

Spunki !!!!!!

Had my 1999 15 years and it was a love affair.....

By on Monday, June 23, 2014

I owned and sold this car

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
8/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Looks, power, drivability, road hugging"

Cons: "Needed two sets of tires, potholes, repair"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 7

"This car was my favorite. I keep my cars forever and had planned on five more years. It broke down out of state and fixing these cars isn't easy unless you're in a big city. It required a two hr flatbed tow home. I'm trading it in for a Subaru Imprezza as it's time to stop putting money into it. It was beyond fun to drive, had fabulously comfy seats, so much power that one could hydroplane in sport mode and being bright red, I felt I had the best car in the world. It held my tall grandchildren relatively well. The bells and whistles will be hard to match in another car. Ditto it's great looks. The trunk space felt limitless. Ah well, all good things come to an end. Perhaps I should say all love affairs come to an end."

16 people out of 26 found this review helpful

In love with a car

By on Sunday, June 01, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 150,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Fun. Great gas mileage. Fun. Safe. Distinct. Fun."

Cons: "Can't ever buy a new one. Repair work isb expensi"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"For the last 30 years my personal cars have been SAABs. They are fun to drive, safe as anything on the road, short of a tank, and rather economical."

10 people out of 14 found this review helpful

One of my favorite cars ever, sporty, cute, fast

By on Monday, March 10, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 100,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
7/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "Fun to drive, cool and fast"

Cons: "Expensive repairs, uses premium gas"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Bought this Saab after leasing first, never regretted the decision and am very sad to give it up after 14 years and many happy drives. The loss of the Saab brand has been a major loss for car lovers everywhere."

6 people out of 11 found this review helpful

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