Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

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NHTSA — Service Brakes, Air: Antilock Problems


really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2003 Saab 9-3 brakes problems

brakes problem

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2003 Saab 9-3 Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 232003


  • Manual transmission
  • miles


Since purchasing Saab 9-3 arc in August 2003, the car has been in service 7 times. Problems include: Key inoperable, back brakes loud sound, front brakes squealing, window problems, sunroof problems, loose heat console, onstar malfunction. Saab has been contacted and can not fix the brake issue. They state that the loud foghorn like sound is normal. I have contacted a lawyer and am pursuing the issue.

- West Hartford, CT, USA

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