Specs

Research 2008 Saab 9-3 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

4dr Sedan

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.0

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120

Engine

Displacement 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5500
Fuel System MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 221 @ 2500
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 57.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0
Length, Overall (in) 182.9
Wheelbase (in) 105.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1
Second Leg Room (in) 35.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.0
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.4
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.97
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0

Summary

Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Saab 9-3

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

Tires

Front Tire Size P215/55HR16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P235/45VR17
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P215/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/45VR17

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.77
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.58
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Sentronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 6
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code MM3
Trans Order Code MM1
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.44
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.55
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.54
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.02
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.32
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.98

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3210

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact