Saab 9-5

since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Saab 9-5
+ Saab 9-5 Cars
- Governing bodies and operation receptions
   + Access, protection
   + Elements of systems of safety
   + car Equipment, arrangement of devices and governing bodies
   - Devices of ensuring comfort
      System of automatic heating and air conditioning (ACC)
      The board computer and the help at a parking
   + Receptions of operation and auxiliary systems
+ 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
+ Onboard electric equipment

The board computer and the help at a parking

Depending on model and a complete set of the car the multipurpose display (SID) of type 1 or 2 can be established.



The display is used as well for display of information of an audiosystem.


By means of the button  it is possible to choose one of the following functions:


Distance to a place the purpose/counter of the passable way;


Estimated time of arrival;


Alarm clock function;

SPD W       

Prevention of speed (sound signal).

By means of the button  it is possible to choose one of the following functions:


Air temperature;


Settlement distance which can be passed on the remained volume of fuel;

FUEL 0      

Average fuel consumption after installation on 0;

SPD 0        

Average speed after installation on 0.

Irrespective of the chosen SID function automatically includes the prevention of ice if the external temperature makes from-3 to the +3rd hail (except the NIGHT PANEL mode).

For dumping of values of all functions, except DIST, ALARM and SPD W, press the CLEAR button and hold it within not less than 4 seconds.

Installation of values of the SPD 0, SPD W, DIST, ARRIV, ALARM functions

For installation of values of these functions at first choose the corresponding function by buttons  or , and then press and hold the SET button not less than 1 with (figures on the display should start to blink).

By means of buttons  or  expose the necessary value.

To null value it is possible, having pressed the CLEAR button.

In summary press the SET button.

At installation of zero value of function of speed and an alarm clock these functions are disconnected. Besides, values for these functions are not erased from memory at engine switching off.

The included function is marked with a sign · on the display.

Calculation of an arrival time and average speed

For calculation of an arrival time establish distance to the destination (DIST) and choose the ARRIV function. The arrival time pays off on the basis of average speed in the last 20 minutes of movement. At a stop its time is added up the time of arrival. At a choice of the DIST function the remained distance to the destination is displayed. When the distance to the destination reaches zero, DIST carries out function of the passable way. As initial size for the counter of the passable way the last preset value of the DIST function is used.

For arrival time calculation at a certain speed of movement establish distance to the destination (DIST), speed of movement (SPD 0) and choose the ARRIV function.

For calculation of the average speed (SPD 0) necessary for arrival in the destination, removed on distance (DIST), and during set time (ARRIV) act similarly.

Check mode

At engine start approximately within 4 seconds on the display the inscription «CHECK» ("CHECK") is deduced. If the message on check arrives during movement, раздаётся the sound signal and on the display before this message is deduced «INFO DISPL» inscription. If there are some messages, to the left of an inscription there is a symbol "+". Messages appear in priority sequence, depending on their importance. For message removal from the display quickly press the CLEAR button. The list of possible messages below is provided:


Headlights / back lamps / antifog headlights/stoplights do not work


Low level of liquid of a stekloomyvatel


Add OZh


Replace the battery in a key


The key is not identified


Service of the anticreeping alarm system


Transmission overheat


Time on servicing


Fill fuel


Check level of impellent oil

* For removal of this message briefly press the CLEAR button, and then press it once again and hold not less than 8 seconds while on the display there will be no inscription of "SERVICE" and the sound signal will not be distributed.

NIGHT PANEL mode («The night panel»)

This mode is intended for increase in comfort when driving in a night-time at the expense of reduction of volume of information issued to the driver – the most important counters and indicators burn only. Inclusion and switching off of a mode is made by pressing the NIGHT PANEL button.

Units of measurements and languages

SID can work at one of 6 languages (Swedish, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish) and one of 4 sets of units of measure (the metric, American and two mixed sets).

For an entrance in a mode of installation of a set of units of measure and language at the same time press and hold the CLEAR and SET buttons during 4 with, the sound signal yet will not be distributed.

Establish demanded units of measure by means of buttons  or  and confirm a choice with the SET button. Then in the same way choose demanded language and confirm a choice.

Time and date installation

Time is established by two small buttons located in the left part. For time display at the switched-off ignition press one of the SID buttons, except «NIGHT PANEL».

For installation of date choose the TEMP function and hold the SET button not less than 1 second (the sound signal will be distributed and on the display year will start to blink).

Establish the current year by means of buttons  or  and confirm a choice with the SET button. Then in the same way establish month and date, confirming each input.


By means of buttons with shooters it is possible to choose one of functions (TEMP, D.T.E., FUEL 0, SPD 0). The description of functions is provided above for SID 2.

The message on ice and messages on checks stands out similar to SID 2.

Inclusion and NIGHT PANEL mode switching off, and also dumping of all values are made similar to SID 2. For confirmation of input the CLEAR button is used.

For installation of units of measure and language of the display press at the same time the CLEAR button and an arrow up and hold them during 4 pages. Further procedure is carried out similar to SID 2.

For date installation in the TEMP mode press during 1 about at the same time CLEAR button and an arrow down. Further procedure is carried out similar to SID 2.

The acoustic help at a parking

The device of ensuring the help at a parking is established as an additional accessory. Remember that small and/or narrow subjects can be not always found by system.

The system contains 4 ultrasonic sensors radiators located in a rear bumper which register subjects at distance to 1.8 m behind the car.

The system is activated automatically at inclusion of a backing and at detection of a subject deduces on the SID display «PARK ASSIST» message together with generation of short sound signals. Signals become frequent in process of car approach to an obstacle and at distance less than 30 cm turn into continuous tone. Character of signals considerably changes at distance of 90 cm is a distance most conveniently for luggage carrier unloading/loading.

The help system at a parking can be disconnected. For this purpose at the activated system press and hold the CLEAR button before emergence on the display of the message of "PARK ASSIST OFF". In the same way the system joins. Besides, the system joins always at ignition inclusion.

At detection of internal malfunction (for example, at pollution of sensors) and it gives out to impossibility of work of system a constant sound to inform the driver on it.