2007 Saab 9 7x Owner's Manual

2007 Saab 9 7x owners manual
Year:
2007
Make:
Saab
Model:
9 7x
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
2.79 MB

Table of Contents

2007 Saab 9-7X BookTOC
1
Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Front Seats
9
Power Seats
9
Power Lumbar
9
Heated Seats
10
Memory Seat, Mirrors, and Pedals
11
Power Reclining Seatbacks
13
Head Restraints
15
Rear Seats
16
Rear Seat Operation
16
Safety Belts
18
Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone
18
Questions and Answers About Safety Belts
22
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
23
Driver Position
24
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
31
Right Front Passenger Position
32
Rear Seat Passengers
32
Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides
35
Safety Belt Pretensioners
37
Safety Belt Extender
37
Child Restraints
38
Older Children
38
Infants and Young Children
40
Child Restraint Systems
44
Where to Put the Restraint
48
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
50
Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Outside Seat Position
57
Securing a Child Restraint in the Center Rear Seat Position
59
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position
60
Airbag System
64
Where Are the Airbags?
67
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
70
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
72
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
72
What Will You See After an Airbag Inflates?
73
Passenger Sensing System
74
Servicing Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
80
Adding Equipment to Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
81
Restraint System Check
82
Checking the Restraint Systems
82
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
83
Features and Controls
85
Keys
87
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
89
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
90
Doors and Locks
92
Door Locks
92
Power Door Locks
93
Delayed Locking
94
Programmable Automatic Door Locks
94
Rear Door Security Locks
97
Lockout Protection
97
Liftgate/Liftglass
98
Windows
99
Power Windows
100
Sun Visors
101
Theft-Deterrent Systems
101
Content Theft-Deterrent
102
PASS-Key® III
103
PASS-Key® III Operation
104
Starting and Operating Your Vehicle
106
New Vehicle Break-In
106
Ignition Positions
107
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
108
Starting the Engine
108
Adjustable Throttle and Brake Pedal
110
Engine Coolant Heater
110
Automatic Transmission Operation
112
Parking Brake
116
Shifting Into Park (P)
117
Shifting Out of Park (P)
118
Parking Over Things That Burn
118
Engine Exhaust
119
Running the Engine While Parked
120
Mirrors
121
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with OnStar® and Compass
121
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with Compass
123
Outside Power Mirror
123
Outside Curb View Assist Mirror
124
Outside Convex Mirror
124
Outside Heated Mirrors
124
OnStar® System
125
Universal Home Remote System
128
Universal Home Remote System (With Three Round LED)
128
Universal Home Remote System (With One Triangular LED)
129
Universal Home Remote System Operation (With Three Round LED)
130
Universal Home Remote System Operation (With One Triangular LED)
135
Storage Areas
139
Glove Box
139
Cupholder(s)
139
Overhead Console
140
Center Console Storage Area
140
Luggage Carrier
141
Rear Floor Storage Lid
142
Cargo Cover
142
Cargo Tie Downs
143
Moonroof
144
Instrument Panel
145
Instrument Panel Overview
148
Hazard Warning Flashers
150
Other Warning Devices
150
Horn
150
Tilt Wheel
151
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
151
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
152
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
153
Flash-to-Pass
153
Windshield Wipers
154
Windshield Washer
155
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
155
Headlamp Washer
156
Cruise Control
156
Headlamps
160
Headlamps on Reminder
160
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
161
Automatic Headlamp System
161
Fog Lamps
162
Instrument Panel Brightness
163
Dome Lamps
163
Dome Lamp Override
163
Entry Lighting
164
Exit Lighting
164
Reading Lamps
164
Electric Power Management
164
Battery Run-Down Protection
165
Accessory Power Outlet(s)
166
Climate Controls
167
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
167
Outlet Adjustment
172
Rear Climate Control System
173
Climate Controls Personalization
173
Warning Lights, Gages, and Indicators
174
Instrument Panel Cluster
175
Speedometer and Odometer
176
Trip Odometer
176
Tachometer
176
Safety Belt Reminder Light
177
Passenger Safety Belt Reminder Light
177
Airbag Readiness Light
178
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
179
Charging System Light
182
Voltmeter Gage
182
Brake System Warning Light
183
Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light
184
StabiliTrak® Service Light
185
StabiliTrak® Indicator Light
185
Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
186
Tire Pressure Light
186
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
187
Oil Pressure Gage
190
Security Light
191
Cruise Control Light
191
Reduced Engine Power Light
191
Highbeam On Light
192
Service All-Wheel Drive Light
192
Check Gages Warning Light
192
Gate Ajar Light
193
Fuel Gage
193
Low Fuel Warning Light
194
Check Gas Cap Light
194
Driver Information Center (DIC)
194
DIC Operation and Displays
195
DIC Warnings and Messages
199
DIC Vehicle Customization
205
Audio System(s)
212
Setting the Time
213
Radio with CD
214
Radio with Six-Disc CD
222
Using an MP3
233
XM Radio Messages
239
Navigation/Radio System
243
Rear Seat Entertainment System
243
Rear Seat Audio (RSA)
257
Theft-Deterrent Feature
258
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
259
Radio Reception
260
Care of Your CDs and DVDs
261
Care of the CD and DVD Player
261
Fixed Mast Antenna
261
XM™ Satellite Radio Antenna System
261
Driving Your Vehicle
263
Your Driving, the Road, and Your Vehicle
264
Defensive Driving
264
Drunken Driving
265
Control of a Vehicle
268
Braking
268
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
269
Braking in Emergencies
271
Limited-Slip Rear Axle
271
StabiliTrak® System
271
All-Wheel Drive (AWD) System
275
Steering
276
Off-Road Recovery
278
Passing
278
Loss of Control
280
Off-Road Driving
281
Driving at Night
281
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
282
City Driving
285
Freeway Driving
286
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
287
Highway Hypnosis
288
Hill and Mountain Roads
288
Winter Driving
291
If Your Vehicle is Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice, or Snow
295
Rocking Your Vehicle to Get It Out
296
Loading Your Vehicle
296
Towing
302
Towing Your Vehicle
302
Recreational Vehicle Towing
302
Electronically Controlled Air Suspension System
303
Towing a Trailer
305
Service and Appearance Care
319
Service
322
Accessories and Modifications
322
California Proposition 65 Warning
322
Doing Your Own Service Work
323
Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle
323
Fuel
324
Gasoline Octane
324
Gasoline Specifications
324
California Fuel
324
Additives
325
Fuels in Foreign Countries
326
Filling the Tank
326
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
328
Checking Things Under the Hood
329
Hood Release
329
Engine Compartment Overview
330
Engine Oil
334
Engine Oil Life System
337
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
339
Automatic Transmission Fluid
341
Engine Coolant
344
Radiator Pressure Cap
347
Engine Overheating
347
Cooling System
349
Engine Fan Noise
355
Power Steering Fluid
356
Windshield Washer Fluid
357
Brakes
358
Battery
361
Jump Starting
362
All-Wheel Drive
368
Rear Axle
369
Front Axle
370
Headlamp Aiming
371
Bulb Replacement
371
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
371
Halogen Bulbs
372
Headlamps
372
Front Turn Signal, Sidemarker and Parking Lamps
374
Taillamps, Turn Signal, Sidemarker, Stoplamps and Back-up Lamps
374
License Plate Lamp
376
Replacement Bulbs
376
Windshield Replacement
377
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
377
Tires
380
Tire Sidewall Labeling
381
Tire Terminology and Definitions
385
Inflation - Tire Pressure
388
High-Speed Operation
390
Tire Pressure Monitor System
391
Tire Inspection and Rotation
396
When It Is Time for New Tires
397
Buying New Tires
398
Different Size Tires and Wheels
400
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
400
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
402
Wheel Replacement
402
Tire Chains
404
Accessory Inflator
404
If a Tire Goes Flat
406
Changing a Flat Tire
406
Removing the Spare Tire and Tools
408
Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire
410
Secondary Latch System
416
Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools
420
Spare Tire
423
Appearance Care
423
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
423
Fabric/Carpet
425
Leather
426
Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and Other Plastic Surfaces
426
Care of Safety Belts
427
Weatherstrips
427
Washing Your Vehicle
427
Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses
428
Finish Care
428
Windshield, Backglass, and Wiper Blades
429
Aluminum Wheels
429
Tires
430
Sheet Metal Damage
430
Finish Damage
430
Underbody Maintenance
431
Chemical Paint Spotting
431
Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials
432
Vehicle Identification
433
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
433
Service Parts Identification Label
433
Electrical System
434
Add-On Electrical Equipment
434
Headlamps
434
Windshield Wiper Fuses
434
Power Windows and Other Power Options
435
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
435
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
435
Rear Underseat Fuse Block
442
Capacities and Specifications
445
Maintenance Schedule
447
Maintenance Schedule
448
Introduction
448
Maintenance Requirements
448
Your Vehicle and the Environment
448
Using the Maintenance Schedule
448
Scheduled Maintenance
450
Additional Required Services
452
Maintenance Footnotes
453
Owner Checks and Services
455
At Each Fuel Fill
455
At Least Once a Month
455
At Least Once a Year
456
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
458
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
460
Engine Drive Belt Routing
461
Maintenance Record
462
Customer Assistance Information
465
Customer Assistance and Information
466
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
466
Online Owner Center
467
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
468
Customer Assistance Offices
468
Roadside Assistance Program
469
Vehicle Data Collection and Event Data Recorders
473
Collision Damage Repair
474
Reporting Safety Defects
479
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
479
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
479
Reporting Safety Defects to Saab
480
Service Publications Ordering Information
480
Index
483

FAQ about the 2007 Saab 9 7x Manual

What contains the 2007 9 7x manual?

The Saab 9 7x owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Saab to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Saab 9 7x. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Saab 9 7x 2007 owner's manual:

  • Maintenance for your Saab 9 7x, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Saab 9 7x owners can do

Where to download the 2007 Saab 9 7x Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Saab 9 7x year 2007 free?

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The Saab 9 7x (2007) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2007 is available in English.

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