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Saab 9-5

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
1999
Worst Complaint
engine failure

We don't have a lot of complaints on file for the Saab 9-5 — feel free to add yours here. It's either not very popular ... or it's very, very good.

The 1999 Saab 9-5 has the most overall complaints, & the most-reported problem is also with the 1999 9-5 for engine failure.

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Worst Reported Problems with the 9-5

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