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Suddenly after driving 6 blocks,this a.m. various lights

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suddenly after driving 6 blocks,this a.m. various lights came on..charging system, airbag readiness,brake light,ABS , security light. Gauges stopped working...oil,voltmeter, fuel, coolant. some things stopped working..radio, seat heater remote keylock (also cant lock driver door with key.,) headlights.
speedometer and tachometer work
messages were service stabilitrac and service tire pressure monitor.
any ideas
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Saab
Expert:  john aka eauto replied 1 year ago.

I would check the charging system, it sounds like the alternator may have no charging voltage.. Likley alternator replacement would be the cure.