Date: Fri, 17 Nov 2000 01:57:37 GMT
From: scott ocamb <socambnopsamail.com>
Subject: Re: Missing Pixels in Display


Thanks for the info. Two more questions. 1. is this going to die some day or is it just an irritation 2. If I get the SID, is it hard to install? Thanks scott Brian Greene wrote: > If you need a new SID, check out RCSR which is basically a used auto parts > network. The number for the Volvo-Saab division is 1-800-700-8658. I had > checked with them for a SID 3 (which is an upgrade from the standard SID in > my wife's 1998 900S) and I was quoted $80.00. I'm sure that's cheaper than > getting the LCD screen repaired. > > Good luck, > Brian > > "Liam & Nicole Sheehan" <nsheehannopsamed.net> wrote in message > news:8uvb8l$gae$1nopsamnews.rcn.net... > > Guys, > > > > Its a well known "bug" in the SID display. Mine went after I had more than > > 50K miles on the bugger. I too have a 1996 900SE. The SID from SAAB is > > around $500 bucks. However, you can buy a used one for half that. Just > do > > a search for "used saab parts". > > > > Thanks > > > > "Brian Inniss" <binnissnopsamotron.ca> wrote in message > > news:zEnQ5.4661$Gg5.211227nopsamr.videotron.net... > > > Same deal here. It's a common problem. Can't bring myself to spend > money > > > on repairing it. > > > > > > Bonsai > > > > > > darran.hill <dazmorgnopsamo> wrote in message > > > news:9pFP5.7741$f12.135032nopsam2-win.server.ntlworld.com... > > > > I have the same problem but it seems to happen when the unit heats up > > > after > > > > an hour or so driving, I would welcome anyones thoughts on this > problem > > > > > > > > Thanks > > > > > > > > Darran > > > > "scott ocamb" <socambnopsamail.com> wrote in message > > > > news:3A0F1E3B.25A1FF9Dnopsamail.com... > > > > > Hello, > > > > > > > > > > I have a 1996 900 se. The AC/Radio display has missing pixels in the > > > > > display. This only happen sometimes. > > > > > > > > > > Any thoughts on this. Do I need to replace the whold unit? Will it > > > > > completly die at some point? > > > > > > > > > > Thanks > > > > > scott > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > >

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