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PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:27 am 
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Joined: Wed Jul 02, 2008 6:09 pm
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Location: Sandwich
Car Model: 2005 9-5 Aero Wagon
Finally fitted last weekend after having it sitting around for a couple of
Definitely make a difference - engine seems to breathe more easily and at higher rpm definitely spools up faster and power comes in better. It does help with temperatures too. They still creep up in standing traffic but come down a lot quicker than before and on cool mornings temps on intake are in the 30 degree range. Good but expensive upgrade but worth it as I think the under bonnet temps get high compared to the 9000 as is so cramped under there. Can't wait for a colder wet day to get the full benefit :mrgreen:

9-5 Aero Estate 2005 in grey
9000 Aero 1995 in black
1994 GM 900
1987 9000 16V S Turbo

PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2018 6:49 am 
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Joined: Thu Dec 24, 2015 8:25 pm
Posts: 1975
Location: Lingfield, Surrey
Car Model: 93 Aero 2.8T cabrio
nice. I agree an intercooler upgrade is always noticeable.
When I fitted my universal, I was impressed at how the numbers dropped and pickup improved.

JZW Stage 3+ 2.8T & Tech 2 owner
'03 Jaguar X-Type 3.0
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2018 7:29 am 
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Joined: Thu Sep 05, 2013 7:39 pm
Posts: 383
Location: Slough, Berks
Car Model: 2000 93 Aero (far from stock)
I can clearly hear turbo whistle at lower road speeds now since I fitted my do88 IC :-)

PostPosted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:46 pm 
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Joined: Sun Dec 04, 2005 5:56 pm
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Location: North Lincolnshire
Car Model: 9-5 Aeros/9-3 Viggen
where is the best place to buy a D088 intercooler for a 2007 9-5 ?


PostPosted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:09 pm 
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Joined: Mon Feb 19, 2007 4:12 pm
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Location: Portsmouth
Car Model: 96 V4 & 9-3 Turbo-X
Only place to buy in the uk is partsforsaabs.

They have an exclusive distributer arrangement.

'75 96 V4 Anniversary Restoration Project
'09 9-3 Turbo-X Wagon No. 38
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:44 pm 
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Joined: Thu Feb 14, 2008 10:47 am
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Location: Queenborough, Kent
Car Model: 9k, 9-5 Aero & a Jaaag
a 1995 9-5 Aero? :loco: :wink:

'98 9000 2.3T CSE, stage 3
'04 9-5 Aero manual, stage 3
'08 Jaguar XFR

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