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MY 2003 SAAB 93 IS THROWING CODES THAT PUT IT IN LIMP MODE

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MY 2003 SAAB 93 IS THROWING CODES THAT PUT IT IN LIMP MODE IT SAYS MANUFACTURER CONTROLLED COMPUTER
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?
Customer: P1681 P0638 P0606
JA: Are you fixing your 9-3 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: THE THREE CODES
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. The ECM has an internal hard fault and has dumped memroy. It must be replaced.

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

hows it going?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
How I can't find a dealer or a shoptshop that specializes in Saab I took it to my regular mechanic and he recommended that I take it to a dealer but I can't find a dealer here or a mechanic that will work on a Saab
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

Im not sure how to answer that sir. Order an ECM, have your mechanic replace it and program it.