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I have a 1990 Saab turbo with a slight vacuum leak. I'd

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Hi I have a 1990 Saab turbo with a slight vacuum leak. I'd like to drive it tomorrow to my mechanic 100 miles away is that safe? It's hissing very slightly and only rough idles below 1.5 rpm. Thanks!
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Saab Mechanic: Dave Nova, ASE Certified Tech replied 1 year ago
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The computer will sense the lean condition and can compensate for it by increasing the pulse width to the injectors. If it is just a slight leak, there will be no problems driving it to your mechanic.
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
When I open the hood, the hissing isn't slight. I just yesterday had the alternator replaced. I may want to drive to the place that did it nearby in the morning-would they be able to fix it within an hour or so? I maintain this car very well and I don't want to blow a gasket.
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Saab Mechanic: Dave Nova, ASE Certified Tech replied 1 year ago
I am sorry for the delay. The shop that replaced the alternator should be able to fix the vacuum leak. It is most likely a ruptured or disconnected vacuum hose.
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