Saab 9-3 Fuel Pump Replacement
The manual says to remove the fuel tank to get to the pump, but it can be accessed from the top with some cutting.
Removing An Old Fuel Pump
http://www.autozone.com/autozone/parts/Fuel-Pump/_/N-8vcz2 In the fifth installment of the AutoZone Complete Car Care - Fuel Pump Series, Bruce Bonebrake shows how to remove an old fuel pump. Get everything you need to do the job right at http://www.autozone.com
theSAABguy Tips: How to remove a SAAB Fuel Pump
Some helpful tips to removing a SAAB fuel pump.
SAAB 9-5 Fuel Pump DIY Runthrough
A quick DIY runthrough on how to change the fuel pump in a SAAB 9-5 99-05. The fuel pump is an OES Walbro TU301 and the tool used to remove the retaining ring is part number 8394462, both in stock at eEuroparts.com! The whole job should take around 2hrs at a consistent pace. Make sure to have your bucket ready to avoid spilling fuel. Three Tips if you are doing this job before the pump has failed: 1) Wait until the tank is almost empty. 2) Run the car with the fuel pump fuse removed to relieve pressure in the lines. 3) Before restarting the car with new pump installed, prime the pump by turning the ignition on and off a few times while checking for leaks