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Scarce: wash valves for early SAAB turbos

SAAB Turbo
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The early SAAB Turbos are suddenly becoming very popular. It was known that these Swedes could sometimes rust well. But what now appears is that emerging specimens usually all suffer from broken wash valves on the turbos. And they are now so scarce that they seem to be made of 'unobtanium'.

We received the warning from our advertiser Jan Tinga from Leimuiden. And if he has difficulties finding parts ...


Therefore, before purchasing your SAAB turbo, have the turbo checked.

And on those SAAB Turbos we come back in 'Looked under the hood'.

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