Saab 9-5

since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Saab 9-5
+ Saab 9-5 Cars
+ Governing bodies and operation receptions
+ Settings and routine maintenance of the car
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling of the engine, heating, ventilation and air conditioning
+ the Power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
+ Systems of electric equipment of the engine
+ Manual box of gear shifting
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
- Body
   - External equipment and body elements
      Removal and installation of bumpers
      Removal and installation decorative radiator reshyotok
      Removal and installation of spoilers
      Removal and installation of a covering and decorative panel of a trunk lid
      Removal and installation of loker of wheel arches
      Removal and installation of forward wings and windscreen fairing
      Removal and installation of beams of the top luggage carrier of the Versatile person models
      Removal and installation of assembly of the top hatch and its components
      Removal and installation of a cowl and its lock
      Removal, installation, dismantling and assembly of a forward door and its components
      Removal, installation, dismantling and assembly of a back door and its components
      Removal, dismantling, assembly and installation of a door of a back and its components
      Removal and installation of a trunk lid and its components
      The fixed glasses
   + salon Equipment
+ Onboard electric equipment

Removal and installation of a cowl and its lock


At removal and installation of a cowl it is necessary to secure with the help of the assistant.


  1. Open a cowl, weaken noise isolation fixture on the left side of a cowl, extend a hose of a washer and separate it.
  1. Weaken a collar (4) on a loop and extend a washer hose.
  1. Mark the provision of a cowl on loops and remove the top support of a rack of the cowl (6), established in the hinge on a cowl.
  2. Turn out on two bottom nuts (7) on each loop, and then give on pair of turns the top nuts (8).
  1. Remove a cowl. If it is required to remove its loops, give their bottom nuts.
  1. Installation is made upside-down. If necessary transfer a noise isolation, consolidation and nozzles of washers on a new cowl.
  2. In summary adjust the provision of a cowl concerning a body – gaps between them should be identical, and their height should coincide.
  1. Adjustment of provision of a cowl in the longitudinal direction is made at three released nuts of a loop on the cowl party; adjustment of height of the back party of a cowl is made at three released nuts of a loop on the body party. For adjustment of height of a forward part of the party of a cowl give nuts (1) clamps, a screw-driver adjust their situation and make the corresponding adjustment of a rubber emphasis.

Cowl lock


  1. Open a cowl and remove a decorative reshyotka of a radiator.
  1. Turn out screws in the limiter of a cable and extend a cable from its plug and lock levers. Fix a stopper of a cable (3).
  1. Give nuts (2) and remove the lock.
  2. Put the lock and, without fixing it, accurately close a cowl to level a latch with the lock. Open a cowl and fix the lock nuts.
  3. Insert a cable into one of springs and put on a stopper (3). Then insert a cable into the plug and in other spring (4) and put on a stopper.
  4. Make sure that the spring in the released situation settles down opposite to a stopper (A) and that between a stopper and a spring there is a gap.
  5. After installation adjust the provision of a cowl.