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Safety Features



2005 Saab 9-3 Sport Sedan Aero

  • Driver Airbag
  • Passenger Airbag
  • Side Head Curtain Airbags
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters
  • Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt
  • 3-Point Seatbelts For All Seating Positions
  • Front Driver Side Manual Lumbar Support
  • L A T C H
  • Front Active Head Restraints
  • Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors
 
Crash Test Results for the 2005 Saab Models:
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2005 Saab 9-2X 45Not
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2005 Saab 9-3 Not
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2005 Saab 9-3 Not
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2005 Saab 9-5 55544
2005 Saab 9-7X 34Not
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Service Bulletins for 2005 Saab 9-7X Aero
No service bulletins exist
 
Recalls for 2005 Saab 9-7X Aero
No recalls exist.
 


2005 Maserati Quattroporte Sedan

  • Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Front Dual Seatbelt Height Adjusters
  • Second Row 3-Point Center Seatbelt
  • Front, Rear and Rear Center 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Side Head Curtain Airbags
  • L A T C H
  • Front Dual Power Lumbar Support
 
Crash Test Results for the 2005 Maserati Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 2005 Maserati Quattroporte Sedan
2005 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE:

Bulletin Number: MAS001319
Notification of changes to the online documentation sites TechInt and TechDoc.

Bulletin Number: MAS001338
New guidelines for use of Blue-On-Line technical support requests and warranty requests for authorization.

Bulletin Number: MAS001361
Notification of diagnostic server downtime for maintenance.

Bulletin Number: MAS001652
Diagnostic guide for brake system noise.

Bulletin Number: MAS001962
Circular letter - Oil Cartridge removal/refitting procedure update.

Bulletin Number: MTB-153
MASERATI: NEW PROCEDURE TO AVOID THE UNNECESSARY REPLACEMENT OF THE REAR HUB HOLDER. HELI-COIL INSTALLATION PROCEDURE ATTACHED IN THE BULLETIN. *KB


2005 MASERATI QUATTROPORTES:

Bulletin Number: MAS001319
Notification of changes to the online documentation sites TechInt and TechDoc.

Bulletin Number: MAS001338
New guidelines for use of Blue-On-Line technical support requests and warranty requests for authorization.

Bulletin Number: MAS001361
Notification of diagnostic server downtime for maintenance.

Bulletin Number: MAS001652
Diagnostic guide for brake system noise.

Bulletin Number: MTB-200914
MASERATI: QUATTROPORTE DUOSELECT SERVICE CAMPAIGN REGARDING INSTALLATION OF THE RIGHT CATALYTIC CONVERTER HEAT SHIELD. THE INSTALLATION OF THE HEAT SHIELD WILL REDUCE THE HEAT GENERATED FROM THE CATALYTIC CONVERTER TO THE CLUTCH HOUSING AR

Bulletin Number: MTB-201021
MASERATI: TORQUE SPECS REMINDER. *RM

 
Recalls for 2005 Maserati Quattroporte Sedan
2005 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 13V196000
Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: -
Potential Units Affected: 7438
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2005-2008 Quattroporte, 2008 Granturismo, and 2008 Alfa Romeo 8C vehicles. The rear tie rod assemblies may have insufficient anti-corrosion material applied, allowing them to weaken and possibly fail.
Consequence:
Failure of the tie rods may result in a loss of vehicle control and increase the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners and dealers will replace the tie rod assemblies. The recall began on June 27, 2013. Customers may contact Maserati at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's recall campaign number is 205.
2005 MASERATI QUATTROPORTES
NHTSA Campaign ID: 05V019000
Component: AIR BAGS:ON-OFF SWITCH ASSEMBLY
Manufacturer: MASERATI NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 05/28/2004 - 01/11/2005
Potential Units Affected: 495
Defect Description:
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES HAVE A NON-FUNCTIONING BUTTON WITH THE WORDS "PASSENGER AIR BAG OFF" ETCHED INTO IT. THIS BUTTON IS LOCATED, ALONG WITH AN LED LIGHT, ON A CONSOLE ADJACENT TO THE SUN ROOF. THIS NON-FUNCTIONING BUTTON DOES NOT DEACTIVATE THE PASSENGER-SIDE AIR BAG, NOR IS THE LED LIGHT AN INDICATION THAT THE PASSENGER SIDE AIR BAG HAS BEEN DEACTIVATED. THE BUTTON IS NON-FUNCTIONAL AND CANNOT BE DEPRESSED WHEN PUSHED.
Consequence:
THE PLACEMENT OF INFANTS AND SMALL CHILDREN IN THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT COULD RESULT IN SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH IN WHICH THE PASSENGER-SIDE AIR BAG DEPLOYS.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE CONSOLE WITH ONE WHICH DOES NOT CONTAIN THE NON--FUNCTIONING BUTTON AND LED LIGHT FREE OF CHARGE. AN INTERIM NOTICE WAS SENT TO OWNERS DURING FEBRUARY 2005. OWNERS WERE NOTIFIED ON OCTOBER 6, 2005, THAT PARTS ARE AVAILABLE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MASERATI AT 1-877.696.2737.
2005 MASERATI QUATTROPORTES
NHTSA Campaign ID: 04V517000
Component: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Manufacturer: MASERATI NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: -
Potential Units Affected: 58
Defect Description:
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE INTERNAL WIRING HARNESS OF THE OUTER DOOR HANDLES MAY ACCIDENTALLY SHORT CIRCUIT AND OPEN THE ELECTRICAL SWITCH OF THE DOOR.
Consequence:
THE DOOR MIGHT OPEN WITHOUT ANY ACTION FROM THE VEHICLE OCCUPANT.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FOUR DOOR HANDLES ON THESE VEHICLES. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 10, 2004. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737.
2005 MASERATI QUATTROPORTES
NHTSA Campaign ID: 09V001000
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
Manufacturer: MASERATI NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: - 06/01/2008
Potential Units Affected: 7912
Defect Description:
MASERATI IS RECALLING 7,912 MY 2008 GRAN TURISMO, QUATTROPORTE, AND ALFA ROMEO VEHICLES. INCORRECTLY TORQUED UPPER AND LOWER BALL JOINT NUTS MAY CAUSE THE BALL JOINT NUTS TO LOOSEN.
Consequence:
IN TIME, THIS COULD LEAD TO NOISE, STEERING WHEEL VIBRATION, AND FAILURE OF THE BALL JOINT STUD RESULTING IN DAMAGE OR SEPARATION OF THE SUSPENSION ARM. THIS COULD RESULT IN A LOSS OF STEERING CAPABILITY, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE TORQUE OF THE FRONT/REAR UPPER AND LOWER BALL JOINT NUTS AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE SUSPENSION ARMS AND HUB CARRIER. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING FEBRUARY 2009. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737.
 






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