Saab 9-3 Cabriolet convertible roof hoses. First Gen.
This is a direct replacement hose for the SAAB 9-3 first gen covering years 1998-2003.
On the new shape pump all 10 hoses are removable individually via torx screws.
The fittings on the cylinders (rams) are female nuts.
The pump and ram fittings are stainless steel swaged on to stainless braided ptfe hose.
The hose is much stronger in regards to both pressure and general wear than the thermoplastic hose used by the original manufacturer and as so will last as long as the car is on the road.
They will be lettered at both the pump and ram ends.
Saab 9-3 Cabriolet Convertible roof hose. Second Gen.
This is a direct replacement hydraulic hose for the SAAB 9-3 second gen 2003-2009.
The hydraulics on this newer model are some what more involved and now require 14 hoses in total.
On the phase 1 pump all of the hoses exit the pump from the front via a metal plate and are held in place with a small clip.
The most common hoses to go on this model are #65 and #66 saab number (12833516)
The hoses will be numbered in pairs at both the pump and ram ends.